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Chatsworth Edge

Derbyshire, ENGLAND

Climbs 100 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 200m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
A much underrated edge, don't be put of by its lichenous appearance. Always climbable, except after rain. A collection of buttress (10 to 15m) of fine natural grit. Sheltered. Limited No. of routes of all grades, but something for everyone. Classics are Emperor Flake Climb(VD), Cave Crack (S), The Puppet Crack (HVS 5b), Vibrio (E1 5b) and the delectable Pearls (E2 5c). Pick of the bunch are the jamming test pieces, Sentinel Crack (E2 5c) and Emerald Crack (E3 6a), still standing the test of time.

Access notes
Lies east and parallel to the A619 Chesterfield - Baslow Rd. Approach from footpath approx. 100m south of the Eric Byne Car Park (SK 279721). Bus stop nearby.

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More: mwis: Peak District & Yorkshire DalesMet Office: Peak District

Peak District: Bouldering (2011), Froggatt to Black Rocks (2010), Peak SE Pokketz (2007), Eastern Grit (2006), On Peak Rock (2003), Peak Climbs - Chatsworth (1996),
Out of print: Peak Gritstone East (2001), Rock climbs in the Peak - Derwent valley (1981)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1SidewinderHVS 5a 39
2Mort WallHVS 5a **224
3Slip AreteE1 5b **68
4Strangler's GrooveS 4a *115
5Strangler's CrackVD *77
6Throttled GrooveS 4a *65
7DumperE1 5b 7
8JumpersE3 6a *3
9LeaperVS 5b 27
10Choked CrackD 117
11Choked ChimneyVD 52
12Puppet CrackHVS 5b **51
13Sentinel Crack (Chatsworth)E3 5c ***33
14Sentinel ButtressE3 5c *1
15Cave ClimbD *72
16Wrinkled NoseVS 4b 3
17Cave CrackS 4a *70
18Pretty VacantE1 5a 9
19Monk's ParkE1 5c 11
20LichenE2 5b ***16
21Do You Wanna?HVS 5a 11
22Tree CrackS 4b 13
23CadenzaE3 5c 3
24High StepE1 5a *60
25PriceHVS 5a 31
26Tree ChimneyD 7
27The ClaspE3 5b *4
28Left Twin CrackS 4a 15
29Emerald CrackE3 6a ***47
30EsmereldaV2 6a 5
31Diamond LifeE5 6b * 
32PearlsE2 5c **112
33Double Cave ClimbVD 20
34Step ButtressVD *30
35Good VibrationsE2 5c 1
36VibrioE1 5b **95
37Vibrio DirectE2 6a **39
38Twisted ReachE4 6b *2
39Step Buttress CrackVD 9
40Broken Buttress ClimbS 4a *24
41Ladies' WayVD 7
42Choked Flake ClimbD 8
43NoserVS 4c 8
44Zigzag finishHS 4b **7
45Emperor Flake ClimbVD **160
 Climb nameGradex
46Emperor CrackVS 4b *90
47The TyrantE2 5c *7
48DesperotE4 7a *9
49DespotE1 5c *48
50Empress CrackS 4a *106
51Prince's CrackS 4a *85
52Up the EstablishmentHVS 5a *42
53Anarchist's AreteVS 4c *54
54Emperor's StruggleS 4a *20
55Doctor's DoddleVS 5a 4
56Aquiline Arete *VS 4b 1
57Mr Smith's Vegetable Patch *VS 4b  
58Arboreal Attack *E1 6a  
59La Sensus *S  
60Where next Columbus *E3 5c  
61Welcome to the Body Park *E5 6b * 
62Sentinel Groove *E6 6c ** 
63The Train Now Standing *E5 6b  
64More Tea Vicar? *E4 6b  
65Shy Boy *E4 6b 2
66Desperot (start) *V7 6c **15
67Pearl Slab *VS 4b 1
68Oak tree Climb *S 4a 11
69Thin Air *HVS 5b 1
70Some Jerk on TV *E1 5b *5
71Princess Crack *D 9
72Emperor Flake Climb Direct Finish *VS 4c 4
73Sloping Crack *VD 14
74Spiral Route *VS 4c 4
75Capstone Chimney *VD 4
76The Arete *VS 4c 3
77Tooth Arete *VS 4b *6
78High in the Thin Cold Air *VS 4c *1
79O'Reilly's Staircase *S 4a *12
80Holly Tree Arête *S 4a 2
81Calypso crack *HVD 4
82Short Crack *VS 6
83The Royal Tour *HS 1
84Tooth Crack *VD 2
85Dead Tree Crack *HS 5
86Dead Tree Ridge *VD 1
87Pear Slab *VS 3
88Measurement Slab *M 3
89Abdul's Chimney *M 1
90Abdul's Wall *VD 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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