Climbs 37
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 162m a.s.l
Faces W

Crag features

Worth a quick visit for the esoterica on the main west-facing wall and a good boulder down below. Broken outcrops stretch for a few hundred metres in both directions but these generally have not much to offer.

Approach notes

The best approach is from above, using a footpath from a bend (limited parking) on a minor road that links the B5035 with Bullbridge, through Chadwick Nick. Where the footpath reaches the edge and heads left, turn right and the main crag is 50m further, just below the field boundary.

Some really nice bouldering scattered about, the best of which is on a boulder below and left of the main crag. There's a nice little topo at www.esotericrock.co.uk
Whealiebob - 04/Jul/08
A crag that is worth visiting for a few hours if you are in the area, although it is best to avoid the summer months due its jungle location. Hazy groove is an excellent route and an exciting lead for its grade. A direct line up the centre of the buttress, starting up the shallow, orange colored cave and fisnishing on the steep head wall above the groove, has been top roped and would be a worhtwhile E1/E2, although it has probably been claimed before. The crag also has a lot of potential as a bouldering venue and there are many smaller buttresses scattered along the edge.
Pilch - 09/Jun/08
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  The Boulder
2 Nasal Arête Left Start V6 2
3 Nasal Arête f6A+ * 10
4 Sniffing Glue V10 1
5 High Speed Train
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V6 ** 3
6 High Speed Train Sitter
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V8 1
7 Chaste V4 ** 26
8 Chase Me
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V5 1
9 Chase Me, Chase Me
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V6 1
10 The Droop
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V2 5
11 Hanging Scoop f5+ * 8
12 The Bulge f5 14
13 Chastity f4 13
14 Back Slab
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VB 1
  Oak Wall
16 Oak Crack HVD 1
  Mistral Wall
18 Geek Passion V2 6
19 Mistral
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V3 ** 19
20 Mistral Eliminate V5 1
21 Warm Up V1 10
22 Föhn Traverse f4 1
23 Föhn f5 1
24 More Föhn f5+ 1
25 The Freemantle Doctor f3 1
26 Southerly Buster f6A 1
27 Loco Motive f4+ 1
  Outlying Buttresses
29 Ripple Wall V0+ 5
  Bungle Wall
31 Bungle Crack VD 3
32 Bungle Arête S 4b 2
  Main Crag
34 Dozy Rib VD 1
35 Twearl's Route VD 15
36 Wild Goose HS 5a 1
37 Dazy Crack HVD 4a 11
38 Hazy Groove HS 4b ** 15
39 The Ratbag
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E2 5c  
40 Lazy Groove
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VS 4c * 5
41 Kurt HS 4b 1
42 Relativity VD 14
43 Monty Python's Flying Circus
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VS 4b 1

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