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1. United Kingdom 39,087 routes in Region

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Trad climbing, Rock climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 55.179079, -3.114043

1.1. England 32,817 routes in Region

Summary:
Rock climbing, Trad climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 52.774502, -1.840212

1.1.1. Peak District 11,414 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Bouldering and other styles

Lat / Long: 53.356138, -1.797008

1.1.2. Northern England 15,149 routes in Region

Summary:
Rock climbing, Trad climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 54.552061, -1.994209

description

1.1.3. Midlands 1,765 routes in Region

Summary:
Bouldering, Trad climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 52.519070, -0.917745

summary

Great for when you can't access anywhere else

description

All the random crags between London and the Peak District (https://www.thecrag.com/climbing/united-kingdom/england/peak-district)

history

See http://www.leicesterclimbs.f9.co.uk/Intro.htm#ACK for a detailed area history

1.1.4. South-West England 3,900 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 50.892858, -3.855621

1.1.5. South East England 589 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Top roping

Lat / Long: 51.225051, -0.068323

1.2. Scotland 2,822 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 57.957154, -4.168720

1.2.1. Northwest and Islands 557 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 58.579986, -4.640559

1.2.2. West coast and highlands 782 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 56.343417, -5.064906

1.2.3. Grampians and East coast 1,035 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 57.093857, -2.831248

1.2.4. Central and Southern Scotland 429 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Rock climbing and Sport climbing

Lat / Long: 55.449306, -3.659012

1.2.5. Miscellaneous 0 routes in Crag

1.2.6. Shetland 19 routes in Region

Summary:
All Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 60.252412, -1.338705

1.3. Wales 3,151 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 52.400145, -4.065736

1.3.1. South Wales 1,365 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 51.799977, -3.987645

1.3.2. North Wales 1,786 routes in Area

Summary:
Trad climbing, Bouldering and other styles

Lat / Long: 53.048605, -3.833010

1.4. Northern Ireland 297 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 54.615645, -6.492651

summary

Northern Ireland boasts some incredible sea cliffs and some lovely inland mountain climbing. A strict trad ethic is in place for all of Northern Ireland

description

Northern Ireland has two main areas, both with a very different feel. Fair head is a stunning sea cliff crag with dolerite rock and great gear, mostly crack climbing. The Mourne mountains offer a great contrast with very bold limestone in a mountain setting.

access issues

Northen Ireland is has strictly traditional ethics. Some bouldering areas exist, but no hardware is to be placed on any rock. Most crag access is through private farm land, please respect the owners.

approach

The city of Belfast allows a good base for all climbing in Northern Ireland. The Mournes can be accessed by bus, however you will need a car to get to Fair Head.

where to stay

Many hostels and hotels exist in belfast centre, or you can find inns closer to the crags.

ethic

No hardware to be placed on any rock in Northern Ireland. Strictly trad and bouldering. Please contact local climbers before setting new routes.

1.4.1. Mourne Mountains 186 routes in Crag

Summary:
Mostly Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 54.149496, -6.033680

1.4.2. Fair Head 55 routes in Crag

Summary:
All Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 55.219581, -6.145509

1.4.3. Dunsevrick 35 routes in Crag

Summary:
All Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 55.238580, -6.447537

1.4.4. Ramore Head 10 routes in Crag

Summary:
All Trad climbing

1.4.5. Runkerry 9 routes in Crag

Summary:
All Trad climbing

1.4.6. The Crow's Nest 2 routes in Crag

Summary:
All Trad climbing
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