Climbs 17
Rocktype Grit (quarried)
Altitude 203m a.s.l
Faces SE

Evil Dead © mark20

Crag features

Hall Moor Quarry lies in a sycamore forest now seemingly intent on taking it back. A thick layer of brambles almost cover the quarry floor under which lies an uneven surface of large and wobbly stone blocks.

However, a number of esoteric routes have been established here and more recently some hard test pieces have been added.

Approach notes

From the A6 at Darley Dale follow the B5057 (signposted Two Dales) and take the secong left (Park Lane then Hall Moor Road). Continue up the hill into trees. Park at a small Water Board building labelled Bent Lane. Walk back and follow a track (blocked by iron bar) on the left for 500m.


Eastern Grit

Updated and expanded edition of the award-winning Peak Grit East. Covers all the best routes on the eastern Gritstone edges of the Peak District - Wharncliffe, Rivelin, Dovestone Tor, Bamford, Stanage, Burbage North, Higgar Tor, Burbage South, Millstone, Lawrencefield, Yarncliffe, Froggatt, Curbar, Baslow, Gardoms, Birchen, Chatsworth, Cratcliffe, Black Rocks
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"Evil Dead", FA Tim Marsh (the illustrious scut himself), second asscent Pete Davis. Nov 2013.
satnav09 - 20/Feb/14
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Climbs at this crag

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E2 5b 1
8Train Smash
E2 5c  
9Hard Shoulder
E2 5c 1
10Private TargetsE1 5b **13
11Speak the Truth (Post Tree Clearance)E7 6b ***4
12De NadaE7 6c  
13Public View
HVS 5a  
14The Soft ParadeE6 6c  
15The Illustrious ScutE5 5c * 
16Evil DeadE5 6a 1
17Mental ArtE7 6b  

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