Climbs 50
Rocktype Grit (quarried)
Altitude 60m a.s.l

View Stats

Training at the Vale © monkeyman79

Crag features

Few details but said to be "worth a detour if in the area".
Excellent for an evening's bouldering. Good traverses. Can be found in Yorkshire Gritstone guidebook.

Approach notes

Lies 2 mile south of Halifax. Go to the junction of the B roads at Greetland, take the B6113 for 200m and the crag is on the Left.

Also known as Greetland Quarry: http://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crag.php?id=1108
Alex Thompson - 07/Dec/09
Login as Existing User to add your comments

Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  Overhanging Wall
2 The Arête f5+ 6
3 High Traverse f6A 4
4 Low Traverse f6B 7
  Under The Pig Farm
6 Sideways Warm Up f5 8
7 Lip Traverse f6B+ 2
8 Low Down Traverse f6A 2
  Rob's Arête
10 Wet Traverse f6B  
11 Rob's Arete f6B+ *** 4
12 Right of Rob's f6A  
13 Streaked Wall f6A+  
14 Streaking Right f6A  
15 The Arch f6C+  
16 First Classic f6C+  
  Butch's Wall
18 Quarry Layback f4 6
Climb name Grade
19 Betwixt Wall f6A 4
20 Buch Crack f5+ 6
21 Butch Wall f5+ 7
22 Butch Ramp f5+ 3
23 Broken Arête f4 7
  Scott is Bent Wall
25 Steady Niche f3+ 15
26 Narrow Wall
-
f4+ 4
27 The Groove
-
f4+ 5
28 Small Edges f4+ 13
29 Scott is Bent f6C * 10
30 Scott Right (B3 Problem 15) f6A 7
31 Scott's Arete Right Hand f7A * 4
32 Scott's Wall Traverse f6B 1
  Buddy Holly Bay
34 West Vale Wall f6A 6
35 Kirsty VS 5
36 Greetland Crack - B4 Buddy Holly 8 f4+ * 14
Climb name Grade
37 Claire VD 8
38 The Easiest Route In The West (Vale) - B4 Buddy Holly 9 f3 * 16
39 U2 Wall f6B+ ** 8
40 Right-to-Left Traverse * f6B+ 1
  Madness Wall
42 The Square f6A 7
43 Lovely Crack f3+ 5
44 L-R traverse along the thin break - B5 - Problem 6 f6C+ 4
45 The Ramp - Start f6C * 6
46 The Ramp E4 6b *** 2
47 Madness V3 * 7
48 Cal Wall f6A+ 4
49 Mantel f6A 5
50 Mono Traverse f6B+ 8
51 The Traverse Of The Gods f6C *** 27
52 Bow down to the God's V8 * 3
53 The Demigod Traverse * f6B+ * 2
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

Moderator Updates to this page are checked by UKC volunteer db79