Northern England

Northern England Rockfax Cover
Author Chris Craggs
Published Rockfax (2008)
ISBN 978-1-873341-71-1



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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Crags covered by this Guide
Cleveland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Highcliffe Nab92Sandstone (hard)N
County Durham crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Goldsborough Carr192Gritstoneall
North Yorkshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Brimham Rocks1032Gritstoneall
Earl Crag306GritstoneNW
Eastby Crag120GritstoneS
Embsay Crag88GritstoneSE
Park Nab60Sandstone (hard)W
Scugdale - Scot Crags188Sandstone (hard)SW
Simons Seat144Gritstoneall
Wainstones207Sandstone (hard)W
Northumberland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Back Bowden Doors220Sandstone (hard)W
Berryhill73Sandstone (hard)S
Bowden Doors301Sandstone (hard)W
Callerhues132Sandstone (hard)SW
Corby's Crag121Sandstone (soft)W
Crag Lough104DoleriteN
Drake Stone17Sandstone (hard)?
East Woodburn36Sandstone (hard)SW
Great Wanney104Sandstone (hard)NW
Kyloe Crag (Kyloe Out)151Sandstone (hard)SW
Kyloe-in-the-woods (Kyloe-In)164Sandstone (hard)S
Peel crag92DoleriteN
Ravensheugh Crag150Sandstone (hard)N
Sandy Crag40Sandstone (hard)W
Simonside - Church Rock10Sandstone (hard)N
Simonside North Face110Sandstone (hard)N
Tyne & Wear crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Causey Quarry49Sandstone (hard)?
West Yorkshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Caley Crags608GritstoneN
Chevin Buttress64GritstoneN
Heptonstall151Grit (quarried)SW
Ilkley (Cow and Calf)325GritstoneN
Ilkley (Rocky Valley)156GritstoneN
Shooter's Nab111Grit (quarried)N