Stanage End Derbyshire, ENGLAND
Climbs 219 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 450m a.s.l – Faces NW
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).
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.
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)
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good, quiet and underestimated part of stanage.|
antoniusblock - 22/May/10