Stanage End

Climbs 222 – 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 40
3MoveHD 60
4FasterVS 5a 43
5Slow DownS 45
6Good TimeHS 4b 49
7SplashingHVS 5a *11
8Bathtime ChimneyVD 9
9Bathtime for TwoVS 5a 27
10YouVS 4c 21
11Green PartyVS 5b 24
12Ron's Girdle Traverse (Stanage Edge)E5 6b 1
13The RackD 115
14Bad DoHVS 5a 41
15Another TurnVS 4a *215
16Steamin'E1 5b 94
17The PinionHVD **463
18The End of the LineHS 4b *1
19The ArielHVD *443
20The Green StreakVS 4c **630
21Slight SecondE1 5b 15
22IncursionE1 5b *292
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 *64
31Green GingerS 12
32The TempestVS 5a 98
33Prospero's ClimbVD **636
34Prospero's climb - Tempest finishS 4a *7
35Miranda's VariationVD 43
36The Crab CrawlS 4a **578
37Crab Crawl AreteVS 4c **390
38The ViceE1 5b **109
39VicicleV2 6a 3
40KerbD 48
41Paved VacuumHVS 5a 15
42Pie FaceVS 4b 16
43And There's MoreVS 5a 6
44KindergartenVS 4b 30
45Child's PlayHVS 5a 21
46Nursery CrackHVS 5b 19
 DOCTORS AREA  
48DoctoredHVS 5c 16
49Cripple's CrackS 4a *150
50Physician's WallE1 6a 6
51Which DoctorE5 6a *1
52Doctor's ChimneyS 4a ***268
53Doctor's SaunterVS 4c **43
54Doctors's SaunterVS 4c **78
55Surgeon's SaunterHVS 5b ***248
56Kelly's CornerVD 55
57Heath RobinsonE6 6b ***2
58The NicheS 4b 39
59Manhattan AreteD 103
60Niche ClimbS 21
61Niche WallVS 5a 13
62Wilbur's WallV2 5c 14
63Wilbur's RibV1 5b 19
64Wilbur's CornerV1 5b 13
65Manhattan ChimneyS 4a *65
66Rib TicklerVS 5a 6
67New York, New YorkV3 6a 32
68New York, New York / Sir ChilledE4 6b *5
69Manhattan CrackVS 4b 32
 OLD SALT AREA  
71Good Clean FunE4 6b *4
72The Iain Farrar ExperienceE5 7a 1
73The WobblerE1 5c **93
74MarathonetteHVS 5b 2
75Rat HoleM 1
76AvrilHS 4b *193
77MaiVS 4b 64
78MarsHVD 4a 104
797% SolnHVS 5b 2
80February CrackHS 4b *231
81Acute AmnesiaHVS 5b 7
82ExaltationE6 6c **4
83SaltationE5 6c 2
84Old SaltHVS 5a **447
85Rimmington PlaceE2 5c *30
86Skimmington Ridef6B **3
87Little Oedipusf7A+ 2
88Heels and Beeff7B *1
89ValedictionHVS 5a *246
90MonadV5 47
91Boomerang ChimneyS 4b 45
92Twin CracksVD *249
93QuiverV2 5c *71
94Arrow CrackVS 5a *201
95BlinkersVS 5b 127
96BalanceD 224
97Thin Problem CrackVS 5b 104
98Vaccine TraverseE2 5b 2
99MicrobeV2 5c *137
100GermV4 *42
101Crumbling CrackHS 4b 20
102Problem CornerVS 5b *80
103Love HandlesV3 *53
104Mr M'Quod and the Anti-rock SquadV2 5c 29
105Millstone CrackV1 5c 11
106Brown WallVS 4c 22
107BamboozledE1 5c 12
108Ram Jam FullHS 4c 38
109OverhungE1 5c 16
110Clean SweepHVS 4c  
111ChippendaleVD 41
112WedgewoodS 4b 25
113Nosey ParkersVS 4c 26
114Slab HappyVS 5a 42
115Hueco HeavenHVS 5a *3
116Hueco Heaven DirectE1 5c 5
117Un Hard EndD 19
118Heuco HeavenHVS 5a *7
119Hard NosedHS 5b 13
120Flaked OutHVS 5b 4
121ReptilianVD 22
122It's Scary MaryS 4a 13
123ItchyHVS 5c 5
124Scratch AreteE1 5c 10
125Scratch WallVS 5a 11
126Ferret's CrackS 4a 29
127RampsHS 4c 36
128Two Pitch ClimbS 27
129Natura SanatHVS 5a 9
130Medicus CuratHVS 5b 13
131Dennis's HarpHS 4b 25
132Flake ChimneyD 44
133Drewitt DrewwittVS 4c 23
134Greenman's RouteHVD 21
135Pillar RouteVS 5a 25
136Algol CornerS 16
137Shining JewelVS 5a 25
138Plucking PebblesHS 4b 9
139Fall GuyHVD 4a 10
140Wetness WallD 30
141God of StrawVS 4c 2
142Brittle BonesE2 5c 1
143Canine CanuteE1 5b 1
144Lonely CragHVD 4a 13
145Flesh And BloodVS 5b 14
 THE GREEN ROOM  
147Soft Top Beetlef6C 5
148Green Room Slapf7A+ 7
149Green Room Slap Sit Startf7B+  
150Lone Boulder Arete Leftf4 5
151Lone Boulder Arete Leftf5 3
152Lone Boulder Slabf3+ 5
 MARBLE WALL  
154Bifurcated Headplate MaxVS 4c 17
155Spock OutVS 5a 11
156Green CrackVD 17
157Marble Tower FlakeS 4c *70
158Marble AreteHS 4c **141
159Marble Tower WallVS 4c **9
160ScepticHVS 5b *59
161The LamiaE2 5c ***14
162Terrazza CrackHVS 5a ***363
163HarvestE4 6b **11
164NectarE4 6b ***22
165Orang-outangE2 5c ***190
166Orang Outang DirectE3 5c 13
167Meysner's Link UpE3 5c ***1
168Mother Of PearlE8 7a *** 
169MarbellousE8 7a *** 
170Goosey Goosey GanderE5 6a ***26
171Don's DelightHVS 5b *69
172Short n' GrittyS 4b 1
173HIdden DelightsE2 5c *1
174Back of BeyondS 4a 1
175Ledges , EdgesVS 4b  
176Back DoorVS 4c  
177In A Big Way YerselfE4 6b  
178A Heavy Sake JarE4 6a **1
179Green LineE1 5b 1
180Easy CleftM 10
181Too Hard for a Wife BeaterHVS 6a  
182Malc's Left-Hand SlabsHVS 5b 9
183Hideous Hidaref6C 2
184Left Hand TowerVS 4c *59
185Turtle PowerE6 6c **4
186Slap 'n' SpittleE4 6a *69
187The JittersHS **5
188PacemakerHVS 5b *27
189Flake and CrackVD 1
190Vena Cave-inE3 5c *38
191Right-hand TowerHVS 5a ***292
192Wild and WoollyE1 5b *77
193TempskyaE3 5c *12
194First SisterVS 4c **298
195Keep It In The FamilyE1 5b 9
196Second SisterVS 4c *219
197Richard's SisterHS 4b *253
198Not Richards Sister DirectE1 6a 7
199Sister BlisterVS 4c 11
200Difficult SisterD 8
 CROW CHIN  
202So Many Classics So Little TimeE4 6b *1
203Rabbit's CrackHVS 5a 70
204Jim CrowHVS 5a 87
205PerforationHVS 5b *212
206Feathered FriendsVS 4b *470
207Kelly's CrackVD **900
208Kelly's EyeHS 4b *296
209Kelly's EliminateS 4b **559
210Spring SunshineVS 4c 180
211October CrackD **774
212May CrackVS 4c *185
213October SlabHS 4b **912
214Big AlHVS 5a 129
215Bent CrackHVD **614
216New Year's EveS 4a 232
217The MarmosetHS 4c *350
218Autumn GoldHS 4a 446
219ClareHS 4b 50
220TwilightHS 19
221Bright EyedVS 4b 319
222Beautyf6C 25
223The Beastf7B 1
224Dowager's Humpf6C 8
 UNKNOWN OR UNSORTED ROUTES AND PROBLEMS  
226Ranger HS 4c 1
227Flat Groove Traverse V4 6b ** 
228Left Pull Crack D *1
229Mr Pemphigoid HVS 5c 1
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good, quiet and underestimated part of stanage.
antoniusblock - 22/May/10
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