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Climbs 41
Rocktype Sandstone (hard)
Altitude 277m a.s.l
Faces W

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Sandy Crack © andybirtwistle

Crag features

The best routes are VS upwards. There are a couple of dangerous routes here with 10m deckout potential from 6b cruxes.

Approach notes

From the Elsdon - Thropton road. Park at a picnic site by the Grasslees Burn and follow the path signposted 'Midgy Ha'. A permissive path leads up to the crag.

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Guidebooks

Northern England

The book is a selected route and crag guide although it still manages to pack over 2350 routes between its covers, spread across 44 crags. The main focus is on routes of all grades from Moderate to E9, but the best bouldering is also described.
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More Guidebooks:
Northumberland Climbing Guide (2004)

Out of print:
Easiest approach is over the top of the crag, descending on the far right hand side (looking in). If approaching from below it's easy to get lost in/amongst the deep heather + head high bracken.
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing - 28/Jun/17
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