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WideBoyz Crack School ticklist

contributed by Flavio Aug/15

Lists all the best UK cracks in width/difficulty order from fingers, hands, fists to offwidths as recommended by the Wideboyz articles. The E grade usually stands for 'Effort' on many of these, especially the offwidths. Bonus points for not using tape.

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Note: Only showing summits, scrambles, winter routes, and low grade climbs

Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
 FINGER CRACKS
Christmas LaybackHS 4b *21?Hawkswick Crag
Once Pegged WallVS 5a *98610mLawrencefield
Wind WallHVS 5a *58810mSheeps Tor
JabberwockHVS 5b **59?Gable Crag
Supra DirectHVS 5b *54320mMillstone Edge
GomorrahE1 5b **18612mRunning Hill Pits
Embankment 3E1 5b ***212426m• 2Millstone Edge
Fool's GoldE1 5c **241225mBus Stop Quarry
MeirionyddE1 6a **381?Craig Pant Ifan...
Elgin's CrackE2 5c ***78212mLimekilns
Sandy CrackE2 5c ***47?Sandy Crag
Orang-outangE2 5c ***35812mStanage North
First BloodE2 5c ***66036mSt. Govan's East
BoulevardE3 5c **31218mLawrencefield
Snicker SnackE3 5c ***69?Gable Crag
TwikkerE3 5c ***23628mMillstone Edge
Comes the DervishE3 5c ***117140mVivian Quarry
The AspE3 6a ***35012mStanage Popular
Saville StreetE3 6a ***15628mMillstone Edge
Jolly RogerE3 6a ***126?• 2Fair Head
CreamE4 6a ***378?• 4Craig Bwlch y Moch...
Tea for TwoE4 6a ***8420mMillstone Edge
ChiselE4 6a ***147?Cambusbarron West...
London WallE5 6a ***18522mMillstone Edge
Goosey Goosey GanderE5 6a ***6012mStanage North
Milky WayE6 6b ***16?Ilkley (Cow and...
Pretty Girls Make GravesE6 6b ***53?Gravestones/ Hidden...
 HAND CRACKS
Heather WallHVD 3c ***518016mFroggatt Edge
Christmas CrackHS 4a ***620016mStanage Popular
Central GrooveHS 4b ***2703?• 2The Dewerstone
Mutiny CrackHS 4b ***246210mBurbage North
Amazon CrackHS 4b ***212712mBurbage North
The FileVS 4c ***151610mHiggar Tor
ThrugVS 5a **2768mRoaches Skyline
Terrazza CrackHVS 5a ***77412mStanage North
DexterityE1 5b **123020mMillstone Edge
Crack of GloomE1 5b **7220mRoaches Lower Tier
Coronation Crack6b+ 5c ***47?High Rocks
Tufted CrackE1 5c **52214mIlkley (Cow and...
FerdinandE2 5b ***116?Clogwyn y Wenallt
GrondE2 5b **181?Dinas Cromlech
Charming CrackE2 5c **919mBrimham Rocks
The Overhanging CrackE2 5c ***313?Bowden Doors
Neb DirectE4 6a **63?Craig Bwlch y Moch...
Reticent Mass MurdererE4 6b ***208mCratcliffe Tor
Atomic Hot RodE5 6b *7?Dinas Cromlech
Street Fighting YearsE7 6c ***-37m• 3Blackers Hole
 FIST CRACKS
Small CrackVD *16678mStanage Popular
Tango CrackVD *252214mStanage North
Boot CrackHVD *8138mStanage Popular
Robin Hood's Right-hand Buttress DirectHS 4a ***356022mStanage Popular
Straight CrackHS 4b *85512mStanage North
Bird's Nest CrackHS 4b **246710mAlmscliff
Straight CrackVS 4b **92920mStanage Popular
Fern CrackVS 4c ***117616mStanage Plantation
Green CrackVS 4c *36810mStanage Popular
Fist CrackVS 5a *88?Deer Gallows
Climbers' Club DirectHVS 5a ***727?• 2The Dewerstone
Shaftesbury AvenueHVS 5b *29020mMillstone Edge
The ViceE1 5b **20910mStanage North
ImpositionE2 5b **468mRamshaw Rocks
CentaurE2 5c *578mStanage Plantation
Sentinel CrackE3 5c ***7617mChatsworth Edge
AnthraxE3 6a **714mHen Cloud
HarvestE4 6b **294mStanage North
 OFFWIDTHS
Fat Man's MiseryS 3c *60?Burbage South Edge
CrewcutVS 4c **28522mMillstone Edge
Every Man's MiseryVS 5a *736mBurbage South Edge
Nursery CrackVS 5b 496mStanage North
Botterill's CrackHVS 5a *9210mIlkley (Cow and...
Come Inside5.9 **322mRainbow Slab Area
Blue Light's CrackE1 5b **4616mWimberry Rocks
Left EliminateE1 5c **24311mCurbar Edge
DelilahE1 5b **3518mPule Hill Rocks
Elder CrackE2 5b ***57018mCurbar Edge
Right EliminateE3 5c ***16817mCurbar Edge
Ramshaw CrackE4 6a ***8012mRamshaw Rocks
Liquid ArmbarE4 6a **7?Gideon Quarries
Fear of InfectionE4 6a ***3115mClogwyn Mawr Cwmglas
GoliathE4 6a ***13510mBurbage South Edge
Gigglin' CrackE6 6c ***2910mBrimham Rocks
Gobbler's RoofE7 6c *2?Harborough Rocks
150 e, 185 stars54,184929m• 91
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