Climbs 59
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 400m a.s.l
Faces E

Baldstones Arete © Marek

Crag features

Try the excellent Baldstones Arete (HVS) or the bold Original Route (E2), and gaze with horrified wonder at Ray's Roof (E7).

Guidebooks

Peak Bouldering

The Peak Bouldering Rockfax is a massive book covering a huge area including all the main bouldering venues of the Peak District. It includes many more low-grade problems than have ever been documented before including 17 circuits with problems at V0+ 5a and under, and a further 21 circuits with problems at V2 5c and below.
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Western Grit

The 2009 edition of the award-winning guidebook to Staffordshire, Kinder, Bleaklow, Chew, Lancashire and Cheshire areas covered with photo-topos and descriptions.
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  Baldstones Pinnacle
2 Perambulator Parade VD ** 53
3 Pants On Fire HVS 5a * 8
4 Incognito VS 4c * 27
5 Baldstones Face VS 4b ** 63
6 Original Route E2 6a *** 36
7 Original Start f5+ * 8
8 Baldstones Arete HVS 4c *** 86
9 Mongolian Throat Singing
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E1 5b  
10 Prelude to XB
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E4 5c  
11 Burning Pete
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V8 6c  
12 Tasmanian Tendencies E2 5b * 7
  Gold Rush Buttress
14 National Hysteria
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E5 6b  
15 Gold Rush E4 5c * 3
16 Goldsitch Crack HVS 4c * 12
17 Baldy f6A+ * 59
18 The Dyno f6B+ *** 45
19 Throwball f7A+ ** 3
20 Baldstones Low f7B+ * 4
21 Baldstones Traverse f7A+ ** 94
22 Muzzle - Traverse to Throwball link
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f7B ** 2
23 Easy Exit f6A+ ** 42
24 Crank Cuffin f7C * 2
25 Riding the Gravy Train
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E6 6c  
26 Blackbank Crack VD 6
27 Forking Chimney D * 13
28 Bareleg Wall VS 4b 18
29 Morridge Top VS 5a 9
  Rays Buttress
31 Minipin Crack VD 12
32 Last Banana Before Sunset f5+ * 2
33 All-Stars' Wall HVS 5a * 11
34 Ray's Roof E7 6c *** 7
35 Johnny's Indirect Rear Entry E5 6b  
36 Indirect Arete f7A+ 2
37 Indirect Arete Right f5+ * 17
  Elephant Boulder
39 Ganderhole Crack S 4a 12
40 Fielder's Indirect f5 * 11
41 Fielder's Corner f6A+ * 31
42 Fielder's Wall f7B ** 3
43 Elephant's Eye f6B+ *** 55
44 Elephant's Ear f4+ *** 171
45 Elephants Ear sit start f6C 7
46 Clever Skin Left-hand f7B+ **  
47 Clever Skin f7A+ ** 13
48 Lucid dreams
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E2 6a  
49 Pyeclough
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VS 4b 6
50 Heathylee S 4a 8
51 End Game
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VD 6
52 The Wart f7A+  
  Double Overhang Bouldering
54 Double Overhang: Juggy Flake
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V0 4b 5
55 Double Overhang:Below The Flake
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V2 5c 2
56 Double Overhang:Overhanging Crack
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V2 6a 2
57 Double Overhang:Short Crack
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V0- 4c 3
58 Double Overhang: Between The Cracks
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V2 5c 2
59 Direct Indirect * V2  
60 Navigating the Stone E1 5a *  
61 Stone the Navigator E1 5b *  
62 Heathylee Odd Sods Wall E1 5a *  
63 Styli * D  
64 My Slippy Shoe * V2 1
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