Climbs 6
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 220m a.s.l
Faces NW

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Dan enduring an age of austerity. © dominic lee

Crag features

Long neglected small natural crag beside the Grangemeill - Ashbourne road. The crag is dominated by a steep wall undercut by a double cave. Up until 2009 the only routes where on the slabby faces either side of the cave. The old routes look like they'd be pretty good if cleaned, a bit like Aldery cliff.

Approach notes

Don't park on road below crag as no suitable spaces and lots of big quarry trucks go by. Park 50m up the Brassington turn off (300m north up the road) beside a gate.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 The Great Tribulation E6 6c *** 6
2 Age of Austerity E5 6a ** 2
Climb name Grade
3 Rabbit Run E1 5b ** 2
4 Broad Slab S 4a *  
Climb name Grade
5 The Tempest E2 5c  
6 Mistral HVS 5b 2

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