Stanage End

Climbs 221 – 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  
2StartVS 5a 39
3MoveHD 59
4FasterVS 5a 42
5Slow DownS 44
6Good TimeHS 4b 48
7SplashingHVS 5a *10
8Bathtime ChimneyVD 9
9Bathtime for TwoVS 5a 26
10YouVS 4c 20
11Green PartyVS 5b 23
12Ron's Girdle Traverse (Stanage Edge)E5 6b 1
13The RackD 114
14Bad DoHVS 5a 40
15Another TurnVS 4a *214
16Steamin'E1 5b 94
17The PinionHVD **462
18The End of the LineHS 4b *1
19The ArielHVD *442
20The Green StreakVS 4c **629
21Slight SecondE1 5b 15
22IncursionE1 5b *291
23Incursion DirectV3 *68
24The Floating Fat ManE1 5c **1
25High FlyerE4 6a **20
26Low Riderf7C+ 4
27Chip Shop Buddyf8A  
28Chip Shop BrawlV7 **18
29Oppositionf7C  
30Caliban's CaveHS 4b *63
31Green GingerS 12
32The TempestVS 5a 97
33Prospero's ClimbVD **635
34Prospero's climb - Tempest finishS 4a *7
35Miranda's VariationVD 42
36The Crab CrawlS 4a **577
37Crab Crawl AreteVS 4c **389
38The ViceE1 5b **108
39VicicleV2 6a 3
40KerbD 47
41Paved VacuumHVS 5a 15
42Pie FaceVS 4b 15
43And There's MoreVS 5a 6
44KindergartenVS 4b 29
45Child's PlayHVS 5a 20
46Nursery CrackHVS 5b 18
 DOCTORS AREA  
48DoctoredHVS 5c 15
49Cripple's CrackS 4a *149
50Physician's WallE1 6a 6
51Which DoctorE5 6a *1
52Doctor's ChimneyS 4a ***267
53Doctor's SaunterVS 4c **42
54Doctors's SaunterVS 4c **78
55Surgeon's SaunterHVS 5b ***247
56Kelly's CornerVD 54
57Heath RobinsonE6 6b ***2
58The NicheS 4b 39
59Manhattan AreteD 102
60Niche ClimbS 20
61Niche WallVS 5a 13
62Wilbur's WallV2 5c 14
63Wilbur's RibV1 5b 19
64Wilbur's CornerV1 5b 13
65Manhattan ChimneyS 4a *64
66Rib TicklerVS 5a 5
67New York, New YorkV3 6a 32
68New York, New York / Sir ChilledE4 6b *5
69Manhattan CrackVS 4b 31
 OLD SALT AREA  
71Good Clean FunE4 6b *4
72The Iain Farrar ExperienceE5 7a 1
73The WobblerE1 5c **93
74MarathonetteHVS 5b 1
75AvrilHS 4b *192
76MaiVS 4b 63
77MarsHVD 4a 103
787% SolnHVS 5b 2
79February CrackHS 4b *230
80Acute AmnesiaHVS 5b 7
81ExaltationE6 6c **4
82SaltationE5 6c 2
83Old SaltHVS 5a **446
84Rimmington PlaceE2 5c *30
85Skimmington Ridef6B **3
86Little Oedipusf7A+ 2
87Heels and Beeff7B *1
88ValedictionHVS 5a *246
89MonadV5 47
90Boomerang ChimneyS 4b 44
91Twin CracksVD *248
92QuiverV2 5c *70
93Arrow CrackVS 5a *200
94BlinkersVS 5b 126
95BalanceD 223
96Thin Problem CrackVS 5b 103
97Vaccine TraverseE2 5b 1
98MicrobeV2 5c *136
99GermV4 *42
100Crumbling CrackHS 4b 19
101Problem CornerVS 5b *79
102Love HandlesV3 *53
103Mr M'Quod and the Anti-rock SquadV2 5c 29
104Millstone CrackV1 5c 11
105Brown WallVS 4c 22
106BamboozledE1 5c 12
107Ram Jam FullHS 4c 38
108OverhungE1 5c 16
109Clean Sweep *HVS 4c  
110ChippendaleVD 41
111WedgewoodS 4b 25
112Nosey ParkersVS 4c 26
113Slab HappyVS 5a 42
114Hueco HeavenHVS 5a *3
115Hueco Heaven DirectE1 5c 5
116Un Hard EndD 19
117Heuco HeavenHVS 5a *7
118Hard NosedHS 5b 13
119Flaked OutHVS 5b 4
120ReptilianVD 22
121It's Scary MaryS 4a 13
122ItchyHVS 5c 5
123Scratch AreteE1 5c 10
124Scratch WallVS 5a 11
125Ferret's CrackS 4a 29
126RampsHS 4c 36
127Two Pitch ClimbS 27
128Natura SanatHVS 5a 9
129Medicus CuratHVS 5b 13
130Dennis's HarpHS 4b 25
131Flake ChimneyD 44
132Drewitt DrewwittVS 4c 23
133Greenman's RouteHVD 21
134Pillar RouteVS 5a 25
135Algol CornerS 16
136Shining JewelVS 5a 25
137Plucking PebblesHS 4b 9
138Fall GuyHVD 4a 10
139Wetness WallD 30
140God of StrawVS 4c 2
141Brittle BonesE2 5c 1
142Canine CanuteE1 5b 1
143Lonely CragHVD 4a 13
144Flesh And BloodVS 5b 14
 THE GREEN ROOM  
146Soft Top Beetlef6C 5
147Green Room Slapf7A+ 7
148Green Room Slap Sit Startf7B+  
149Lone Boulder Arete Leftf4 5
150Lone Boulder Arete Leftf5 3
151Lone Boulder Slabf3+ 5
 MARBLE WALL  
153Bifurcated Headplate MaxVS 4c 17
154Spock OutVS 5a 11
155Green CrackVD 17
156Marble Tower FlakeS 4c *69
157Marble AreteHS 4c **140
158Marble Tower WallVS 4c **9
159ScepticHVS 5b *58
160The LamiaE2 5c ***13
161Terrazza CrackHVS 5a ***362
162HarvestE4 6b **10
163NectarE4 6b ***21
164Orang-outangE2 5c ***189
165Orang Outang DirectE3 5c 12
166Meysner's Link UpE3 5c *** 
167Mother Of PearlE8 7a *** 
168MarbellousE8 7a *** 
169Goosey Goosey GanderE5 6a ***25
170Don's DelightHVS 5b *68
171Short n' GrittyS 4b 1
172HIdden DelightsE2 5c *1
173Back of BeyondS 4a 1
174Ledges , EdgesVS 4b  
175In A Big Way YerselfE4 6b  
176A Heavy Sake JarE4 6a **1
177Green LineE1 5b 1
178Easy CleftM 10
179Too Hard for a Wife BeaterHVS 6a  
180Malc's Left-Hand SlabsHVS 5b 8
181Hideous Hidaref6C 1
182Left Hand TowerVS 4c *58
183Turtle PowerE6 6c **4
184Slap 'n' SpittleE4 6a *68
185The JittersHS **4
186PacemakerHVS 5b *26
187Flake and CrackVD 1
188Vena Cave-inE3 5c *38
189Right-hand TowerHVS 5a ***292
190Wild and WoollyE1 5b *76
191TempskyaE3 5c *12
192First SisterVS 4c **297
193Keep It In The FamilyE1 5b 9
194Second SisterVS 4c *218
195Richard's SisterHS 4b *252
196Not Richards Sister DirectE1 6a 7
197Sister BlisterVS 4c 10
198Difficult SisterD 8
 CROW CHIN  
200So Many Classics So Little TimeE4 6b *1
201Rabbit's CrackHVS 5a 70
202Jim CrowHVS 5a 87
203PerforationHVS 5b *212
204Feathered FriendsVS 4b *470
205Kelly's CrackVD **900
206Kelly's EyeHS 4b *296
207Kelly's EliminateS 4b **559
208Spring SunshineVS 4c 180
209October CrackD **773
210May CrackVS 4c *185
211October SlabHS 4b **911
212Big AlHVS 5a 129
213Bent CrackHVD **613
214New Year's EveS 4a 231
215The MarmosetHS 4c *349
216Autumn GoldHS 4a 445
217ClareHS 4b 49
218TwilightHS 19
219Bright EyedVS 4b 318
220Beautyf6C 25
221The Beastf7B 1
222Dowager's Humpf6C 8
 UNKNOWN OR UNSORTED ROUTES AND PROBLEMS  
224Ranger HS 4c 1
225Flat Groove Traverse V4 6b ** 
226Left Pull Crack D *1
227Mr Pemphigoid HVS 5c 1
228Rat Hole *M 1
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good, quiet and underestimated part of stanage.
antoniusblock - 22/May/10
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