Climbs 60
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 180m a.s.l
Faces N

Andi Turner executes the top crux of Pair O' Genes (direct). © Jon Read

A fantastic chunk of perfect gritstone buried deep in the woodland behind Whiston in the Churnet Valley. Although occasionally green, it's free standing nature and magical surroundings tend to keep it in top-nick. Best visited in early spring or late autumn when the rock will be cleanest the temperatures most bearable and hopefully, the midges all dead!
andi turner - 08/Jun/06
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Emerald Groove
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VD 7
2Flake Wall
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HS 4a 6
3Original Route
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VS 4c *5
4FootpathVD 5
5Hatscheck's GrooveHVS 5a *8
6Old King ColeE6 6b **1
7Impending DoomE4 5c 2
8One Chromosomes MissingE7 6b ***7
9The Boyson Carrington RouteE6 6b **3
10Pair O'GenesE7 6c **3
11DNAE4 6b ***6
12HelixHVS 5a ***12
13Via TritaE1 5a **12
14As You Like It
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M 3
15Moss Rose
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VD 2
16Cave Crack
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S 2
17Shelf Route
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HD 2
18Tip Toe
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HVD 2
19Diagonal Crack
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D 2
20The Clam
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VS 1
21E.M.SE1 5c 1
22Via Tritat
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HVS 5a 1
23Melancholy Man
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E2 5c 2
24Titians Wall
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E2 5a *2
25Ostentation
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E2 5a *1
26The Nose
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HVS 5b 2
27Devils Crack
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S 3
28Verekers Venture
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VS 5a 1
29The Sting
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E1 5a 1
30The CheekVS 4c 2
31The Cheek Direct StartVS 5a 1
32RugosityS 4a 2
33Alternative UlsterVB 2
34The WebHS 4a 3
35Black WidowE3 5c  
36Moore's CrackD 2

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