Stanage End

Climbs 223 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 450m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
Mostly medium sized (6 - 16m high) natural buttresses plus the superb quarried section - Marble Wall. Often quiet, and an ideal evening venue. Something for everyone, but you'll enjoy The Green Streak (HVS 4c), Old Salt (HVS 5a), Right-hand Tower (HVS 5a), Surgeon's Saunter (HVS 5b), Orang Outang (E1 5c), Goosey, Goosey Gander (E4 6a) or Marbellous (E8/9 6c). The best route is Nectar (E4 6b).

Access notes
Don't disturb the Ring Ouzels unless you want a bird ban! On private land, may be closed (rarely) for shooting!

Approach south from Moscar Top (SK 231878) on the A57 Sheffield Glossop Road.
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Guidebooks
Peak Bouldering (2014), Peak District: Bouldering (2011), Peak District : Climbing (2008), Stanage - the Definitive Guide (2007), Peak NE Pokketz (2007), Eastern Grit (2006), On Peak Rock (2003), Gritstone Route Database (2001),
Out of print: Peak District: Bouldering (2004), Stanage - the Definitive Guidebook (2002), Peak Gritstone East (2001), Peak Bouldering - Fax09 (1998), Stanage Topo (1993), Peak Climbs - Stanage (1989)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
 CRAB CRAWL AREA  
2PreemptiveV0- 4b *1
3StartVS 5a 40
4MoveHD 60
5FasterVS 5a 43
6Slow DownS 45
7Good TimeHS 4b 50
8SplashingHVS 5a *11
9Bathtime ChimneyVD 9
10Bathtime for TwoVS 5a 27
11YouVS 4c 21
12Green PartyVS 5b 24
13Ron's Girdle Traverse (Stanage Edge)E5 6b 1
14The RackD 115
15Bad DoHVS 5a 41
16Another TurnVS 4a *216
17Steamin'E1 5b 94
18The PinionHVD **464
19The End of the LineHS 4b *1
20The ArielHVD *444
21The Green StreakVS 4c **631
22Slight SecondE1 5b 15
23IncursionE1 5b *293
24Incursion DirectV3 *68
25The Floating Fat ManE1 5c **1
26High FlyerE4 6a **20
27Low Riderf7C+ 4
28Chip Shop Buddyf8A  
29Chip Shop BrawlV7 **18
30Oppositionf7C  
31Caliban's CaveHS 4b *64
32Green GingerS 12
33The TempestVS 5a 98
34Prospero's ClimbVD **637
35Prospero's climb - Tempest finishS 4a *7
36Miranda's VariationVD 44
37The Crab CrawlS 4a **579
38Crab Crawl AreteVS 4c **391
39The ViceE1 5b **109
40VicicleV2 6a 3
41KerbD 48
42Paved VacuumHVS 5a 15
43Pie FaceVS 4b 16
44And There's MoreVS 5a 6
45KindergartenVS 4b 30
46Child's PlayHVS 5a 21
47Nursery CrackHVS 5b 19
 DOCTORS AREA  
49DoctoredHVS 5c 16
50Cripple's CrackS 4a *150
51Physician's WallE1 6a 6
52Which DoctorE5 6a *1
53Doctor's ChimneyS 4a ***269
54Doctor's SaunterVS 4c **43
55Doctors's SaunterVS 4c **78
56Surgeon's SaunterHVS 5b ***248
57Kelly's CornerVD 55
58Heath RobinsonE6 6b ***2
59The NicheS 4b 39
60Manhattan AreteD 105
61Niche ClimbS 21
62Niche WallVS 5a 13
63Wilbur's WallV2 5c 14
64Wilbur's RibV1 5b 19
65Wilbur's CornerV1 5b 13
66Manhattan ChimneyS 4a *65
67Rib TicklerVS 5a 6
68New York, New YorkV3 6a 32
69New York, New York / Sir ChilledE4 6b *5
70Manhattan CrackVS 4b 32
 OLD SALT AREA  
72Good Clean FunE4 6b *4
73The Iain Farrar ExperienceE5 7a 1
74The WobblerE1 5c **93
75MarathonetteHVS 5b 2
76Rat HoleM 1
77AvrilHS 4b *193
78MaiVS 4b 64
79MarsHVD 4a 104
807% SolnHVS 5b 2
81February CrackHS 4b *231
82Acute AmnesiaHVS 5b 7
83ExaltationE6 6c **4
84SaltationE5 6c 2
85Old SaltHVS 5a **448
86Rimmington PlaceE2 5c *30
87Skimmington Ridef6B **3
88Little Oedipusf7A+ 2
89Heels and Beeff7B *1
90ValedictionHVS 5a *246
91MonadV5 47
92Boomerang ChimneyS 4b 45
93Twin CracksVD *249
94QuiverV2 5c *71
95Arrow CrackVS 5a *201
96BlinkersVS 5b 127
97BalanceD 224
98Thin Problem CrackVS 5b 104
99Vaccine TraverseE2 5b 2
100MicrobeV2 5c *137
101GermV4 *42
102Crumbling CrackHS 4b 20
103Problem CornerVS 5b *80
104Love HandlesV3 *53
105Mr M'Quod and the Anti-rock SquadV2 5c 29
106Millstone CrackV1 5c 11
107Brown WallVS 4c 22
108BamboozledE1 5c 12
109Ram Jam FullHS 4c 38
110OverhungE1 5c 16
111Clean SweepHVS 4c  
112ChippendaleVD 41
113WedgewoodS 4b 25
114Nosey ParkersVS 4c 26
115Slab HappyVS 5a 42
116Hueco HeavenHVS 5a *3
117Hueco Heaven DirectE1 5c 5
118Un Hard EndD 19
119Heuco HeavenHVS 5a *7
120Hard NosedHS 5b 13
121Flaked OutHVS 5b 4
122ReptilianVD 22
123It's Scary MaryS 4a 13
124ItchyHVS 5c 5
125Scratch AreteE1 5c 10
126Scratch WallVS 5a 11
127Ferret's CrackS 4a 29
128RampsHS 4c 36
129Two Pitch ClimbS 27
130Natura SanatHVS 5a 9
131Medicus CuratHVS 5b 13
132Dennis's HarpHS 4b 25
133Flake ChimneyD 44
134Drewitt DrewwittVS 4c 23
135Greenman's RouteHVD 21
136Pillar RouteVS 5a 25
137Algol CornerS 16
138Shining JewelVS 5a 25
139Plucking PebblesHS 4b 9
140Fall GuyHVD 4a 10
141Wetness WallD 30
142God of StrawVS 4c 2
143Brittle BonesE2 5c 1
144Canine CanuteE1 5b 1
145Lonely CragHVD 4a 13
146Flesh And BloodVS 5b 14
 THE GREEN ROOM  
148Soft Top Beetlef6C 5
149Green Room Slapf7A+ 7
150Green Room Slap Sit Startf7B+  
151Lone Boulder Arete Leftf4 5
152Lone Boulder Arete Leftf5 3
153Lone Boulder Slabf3+ 5
 MARBLE WALL  
155Bifurcated Headplate MaxVS 4c 17
156Spock OutVS 5a 11
157Green CrackVD 17
158Marble Tower FlakeS 4c *70
159Marble AreteHS 4c **141
160Marble Tower WallVS 4c **9
161ScepticHVS 5b *59
162The LamiaE2 5c ***14
163Terrazza CrackHVS 5a ***363
164HarvestE4 6b **11
165NectarE4 6b ***22
166Orang-outangE2 5c ***190
167Orang Outang DirectE3 5c 13
168Meysner's Link UpE3 5c ***1
169Mother Of PearlE8 7a *** 
170MarbellousE8 7a *** 
171Goosey Goosey GanderE5 6a ***26
172Don's DelightHVS 5b *69
173Short n' GrittyS 4b 1
174HIdden DelightsE2 5c *1
175Back of BeyondS 4a 1
176Ledges , EdgesVS 4b  
177Back DoorVS 4c  
178In A Big Way YerselfE4 6b  
179A Heavy Sake JarE4 6a **1
180Green LineE1 5b 1
181Easy CleftM 10
182Too Hard for a Wife BeaterHVS 6a  
183Malc's Left-Hand SlabsHVS 5b 9
184Hideous Hidaref6C 2
185Left Hand TowerVS 4c *59
186Turtle PowerE6 6c **4
187Slap 'n' SpittleE4 6a *69
188The JittersHS **5
189PacemakerHVS 5b *27
190Flake and CrackVD 1
191Vena Cave-inE3 5c *38
192Right-hand TowerHVS 5a ***293
193Wild and WoollyE1 5b *77
194TempskyaE3 5c *12
195First SisterVS 4c **298
196Keep It In The FamilyE1 5b 9
197Second SisterVS 4c *219
198Richard's SisterHS 4b *254
199Not Richards Sister DirectE1 6a 7
200Sister BlisterVS 4c 11
201Difficult SisterD 8
 CROW CHIN  
203So Many Classics So Little TimeE4 6b *1
204Rabbit's CrackHVS 5a 70
205Jim CrowHVS 5a 87
206PerforationHVS 5b *212
207Feathered FriendsVS 4b *471
208Kelly's CrackVD **903
209Kelly's EyeHS 4b *296
210Kelly's EliminateS 4b **560
211Spring SunshineVS 4c 180
212October CrackD **776
213May CrackVS 4c *186
214October SlabHS 4b **914
215Big AlHVS 5a 129
216Bent CrackHVD **614
217New Year's EveS 4a 232
218The MarmosetHS 4c *350
219Autumn GoldHS 4a 447
220ClareHS 4b 50
221TwilightHS 19
222Bright EyedVS 4b 319
223Beautyf6C 26
224The Beastf7B 1
225Dowager's Humpf6C 8
 UNKNOWN OR UNSORTED ROUTES AND PROBLEMS  
227Ranger HS 4c 1
228Flat Groove Traverse V4 6b ** 
229Left Pull Crack D *1
230Mr Pemphigoid HVS 5c 1
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good, quiet and underestimated part of stanage.
antoniusblock - 22/May/10
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