Climbs 11
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 450m a.s.l
Faces W

Crag features

Possibly the most isolated outcrop in the peak district. Pleasantly sited north of Bareholme crags high above Crowden great brook. Named as it is better than it looks, it offers a few micro routes on sound if scrittley mauland grit. Don't trek here specially, but breaks up a walk nicely.

Approach notes

Access from Crowden youth hostel either by a rough sheep track on the east bank or looping in from the pennine way at the head of crowden brook. Either way allow an hour.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  Deceptive left
2 Snippet HS 4a 2
3 Longson's VS 4b 3
4 Chasm D 2
5 The Durkin VS 5a 1
6 The Globe E2 5b  
7 Crowden Crack S 2
8 Holed up VS 4c 1
  Deceptive right
10 Deviation VS 5a 1
11 Acorn Wall HVS 5a 2
12 Shorty S 4b 1
13 Hare S 4b 1

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