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Yorkshire Gritstone Vol 1: Almscliff to Slipstones.
This guide features over 50 crags. With descriptions for over 2,000 routes from Moderate to E8 and a similar number of boulder problems from Font 1 to 8b+, it will keep most keen climbers occupied for the foreseeable future, at least until the second book in the series is published.
Climbing areas covered by Volume 1 are:
- Caley and The Chevin
- Brimham and outlying crags
- Great Wolfrey to Eavestone
- Barden Fell to Hunter’s Stones – including Simon’s Seat
- The Slipstones Area
- Hetchell and outlying crags
The Guidebook packed with colour action photos, colour photo topos, crag access maps and arial photos.
ISBN 13 9780951526750
Yorkshire Gritstone Vol 2
The world-renowned Yorkshire Gritstone crags are presented in all their glory in this volume but the local experts that have shaped this guidebook have ensured the treasures of the more obscure venues are delightfully revealed for the benefit of all. Volume 2: Ilkley to Widdop, is the essential companion for those looking to climb gritstone in this part of Yorkshire; from those who love to climb and boulder in the county through to those making their first forays into the vertical world and/or venturing to this beautiful climbing area for the first time.
Climbing areas covered by this guidebook: Chapter 1 – Ilkley: Cow & Calf Rocks, Rocky Valley, Windgate Nick, Swastika Stones. Chapter 2 - Barden Moor: Crookrise, Rylstone, Eastby, Deer Gallows, Rolling Gate, Fairies Chest, Embsay, Halton Heights, Shelter Cliff, Crookstones. Chapter 3 - Widdop & the Calderdale Crags: Widdop, Heptonstall, Gorple, Scout, Clattering Stones, Dovestones, Scout Hut, Blake Dean, Mytholm, Horsehold Scout, Hawk Stones, Bridestones, Robin Hood Rocks, Ogden Clough. Chapter 4 - Earl Crag & Surrounding Area: Earl Crag, Hawkcliffe, The Hitching Stone, Farnhill Quarry, White Crag. Chapter 5 - Shipley Glen & Baildon Bank: Shipley Glen, Baildon Bank, Gilstead, Eldwick. Chapter 6 - Woodhouse Scar & Kirklees Crags: Woodhouse Scar, West Vale, Holmfirth Edge, Honley Quarry, Buckstones Edge, Darby Delph. Chapter 7: Pen-y-ghent, Sharphaw. Minor climbing venues within each area are also described.
The crags covered include the big three; Malham, Gordale and Kilnsey, together with many important crags such as Attermire, Blue Scar, Crummackdale, Giggleswick, Pot Scar, Trow Gill and Twistleton and a host of other smaller but still attractive crags.
ISBN 13 9780951526743