Climbs 60
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 265m a.s.l
Faces W

Tegness Pinnacle - 10th April 1976 © Martyn Maltby

Crag features

Two minor quarries in fine position overlooking the Derwent Valley. The left-hand quarry is frighteningly unstable, but its neighbour offers a few short (9m) routes up good, clean rock and the added fun of a detached pinnacle! Best routes are The Original Route (D) and Fingers (VS 4c). Can be tricky to find, especially in the Summer, when the quarries are all but invisible for the trees.

Approach notes

From the National Trust car park (Haywood) at SK 255777, just below The Grouse Inn on the B6504, follow the path beside a stone wall north to an electricity pole. Just past this is a path of the left which contours around the hillside to reach the quarry in a couple of minutes. If you reach the end of the stone wall, or start going downhill through the woods, you've gone the wrong way!

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Eastern Grit

Updated and expanded edition of the award-winning Peak Grit East. Covers all the best routes on the eastern Gritstone edges of the Peak District - Wharncliffe, Rivelin, Dovestone Tor, Bamford, Stanage, Burbage North, Higgar Tor, Burbage South, Millstone, Lawrencefield, Yarncliffe, Froggatt, Curbar, Baslow, Gardoms, Birchen, Chatsworth, Cratcliffe, Black Rocks
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More Guidebooks:
Froggatt to Black Rocks (2010)
Peak Climbs - Froggatt (1991)

Out of print:
Some good bouldering has been developed in the woods as of late and could do with traffic to keep it clean, starts at V1 up to about V5.
al123 - 01/May/12
As of late most stuff (Bouldering) in the woods as been developed by people and gives good esoteric problems up to around 6Cish. see UKB for info
al123 - 24/Apr/12
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 North Quarry 
V0- 7
V1 2
4Cat Deeley
V1 3
5Flaky Climb
HVD 4a 16
6Sugar Rush
HVS 5c 4
7Inch Crack
HS 4b 14
8Curving Crack
VD 12
VS 4b 14
105.5HVD 4a 2
VS 4c *24
S 3
S 2
14The Grouse
V0- 4
15Last of The Fading LightE5 6b **1
16The NicheVS 4a 5
17Hat Trick
VS 4c 2
18Zig Zag
S 4a 7
19Evening LightE3 6a 2
20The Main AttractionHVS 5b 6
21Rainey's Delight
VS 4c 14
22Evening All
VS 4b 3
23Good Evening
VS 4c 2
24Sweet Nothings
S 4a 2
25Oak Tree Wall
D 4
VD 1
 Pinnacle Quarry 
28Four Cracks 1
VD 6
29Four Cracks 2
S 6
30Four Cracks 3
S 15
31Four Cracks 4
S 5
D 18
33Ooh, Me Purse
D 8
D 10
35The Bridge
S 13
HS 4a 10
HS 4a 8
VS 5a 2
39Green Latrine
D 2
40Big Flake
VS 4b 6
42DavidV2 2
43Emlyn's Sports Studies Field TripV5 *8
44Leeroy's Gap Year Extravaganzaf7A+ **3
45Emlyn's General Studies Field TripV5 **4
46Loose Setting
HS 4b 7
47The Ego And The Id
E3 6b  
48Corner CrackHS 4b 3
49FingersVS 4c *12
HVS 5b  
HS 4a 3
HS 4a 2
 Tegness Pinnacle 
54The Original RouteD *179
55Least Original RouteV3 2
56Rock the CasbahE1 5b 5
57Thin CrackHVS 5b 23
58Silver SpoonE2 5c 3
59BarrageE2 5c 8
60Pisa CakeE1 5b 3
61PisaHVS 5a *85
62Ghost Dancing
V0- 2
63Johnny Alpha
V0- 2

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