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Peak Limestone - South

Peak Limestone South Cover
Author BMC
Published British Mountaineering Council (2018)
ISBN 9780903908399

Website shop.thebmc.co.uk

Review

This is a comprehensive guidebook covering the limestone trad climbing, sport climbing and bouldering in the southern area of the Peak District. In total 50 crags are covered including High Tor, Wildcat, Willersley, Dovedale, Manifold Valley crags including Beeston Tor, Matlock Quarries and Wirksworth Quarries. This Peak Limestone South guidebook describes over 2,000 routes across a wide range of grades for both trad and sport climbing. All the routes are shown on colour photo topos, with different colours used to differentiate between trad and sport routes. At the start of each crag there is a quick summary indicating how many trad and/or sport routes there are, and best season/time of day to visit. There is a summary describing the type of conditions and the type of climbing to be found.

Other editions of this guidebook
Peak Limestone - South British Mountaineering Council (1987)


Crags covered by this Guide
Derbyshire crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Bend Tor 16 Limestone ?
Brassington (Rainster Rocks) 81 Limestone S
Dale Quarry (Wirksworth) 21 Limestone NW
Dovedale 224 Limestone W
Harborough Rocks 110 Limestone S
High Tor 126 Limestone W
Hipley Hill 6 Limestone NW
Intake Quarry 217 Limestone W
Lime Kiln Quarry (Wirksworth) 9 Limestone NE
Long Tor Quarry 40 Limestone NW
Lorry Park Quarry 34 Limestone E
Manystones 10 Limestone SE
Pike Crag 17 Limestone W
Via Gellia Buttress 22 Limestone S
Wildcat 230 Limestone W
Willersley Castle Rocks 139 Limestone N
Nottinghamshire crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Pleasley Vale 184 Limestone S
Staffordshire crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Beeston Tor 57 Limestone S
Drabber Tor 24 Limestone E
Manifold Valley 46 Limestone W

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