Staffordshire Gritstone, The Roaches

Author Niall Grimes
Published British Mountaineering Council (2009)
ISBN 978-0-903908-18-4

Crags covered by this Guide
Cheshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Windgather Rocks151GritstoneSW
Derbyshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Buxton Boss16GritstoneSW
Castle Naze154GritstoneW
Oldgate Nick15GritstoneW
Staffordshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Back Forest81GritstoneSW
Belmont Hall Crags22GritstoneNW
Bosley Cloud72Gritstoneall
Dimmings Dale136Sandstone (soft)all
Flintmill Buttress11GritstoneN
Garston Rocks23GritstoneNW
Gib Torr43GritstoneNE
Gradbach Hill54GritstoneSW
Great Gate Buttress5GritstoneW
Harston Rocks57GritstoneN
Heighley Castle Quarries31Sandstone (soft)E
Hen Cloud217GritstoneSW
Ina’s Rock and Alton Cliff123Sandstone (soft)all
Knypersley Rocks19Gritstone?
Miriam Farm Rocks22GritstoneE
Mow Cop44Gritstoneall
Newstones and Baldstones152GritstoneE
Oldridge Pinnacle11Gritstoneall
Ousal Dale177Sandstone (soft)all
Peakstone Inn Amphitheatre87Sandstone (soft)all
Peakstone Rock11GritstoneSW
Rakes Dale13GritstoneNW
Ramshaw Rocks267GritstoneSE
Roaches Lower Tier327GritstoneSW
Roaches Skyline331GritstoneSW
Roaches Upper Tier295GritstoneSW
Rudyard Pinnacle2GritstoneN
Sharpcliffe Rocks39Conglomerateall
Stoney Dale84Sandstone (soft)NE
The Five Clouds127GritstoneSW
The Hanging Stone8GritstoneSW
Toothill8GritstoneN
Wolf Edge57GritstoneSE
Wootton Lodge Crags10ConglomerateNW
Wright's Rock Area229Sandstone (soft)all