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1. United Kingdom 30,644 routes in Region

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Rock climbing, Trad climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 55.347134, -3.114043

1.1. England 25,486 routes in Region

Summary:
Rock climbing, Trad climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 52.774502, -1.840212

1.1.1. Peak District 5,866 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Bouldering and other styles

Lat / Long: 53.570369, -1.801358

1.1.2. Northern England 14,473 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Rock climbing

Lat / Long: 54.552061, -1.994209

description

1.1.3. Midlands 742 routes in Region

Summary:
Bouldering, Trad climbing and Sport climbing

Lat / Long: 52.546243, -1.816867

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 3,819 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 50.892858, -3.855621

1.1.5. South East England 586 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Top roping

Lat / Long: 51.226906, -0.068323

1.2. Scotland 1,986 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Rock climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 57.957154, -4.168720

1.2.1. Northwest and Islands 483 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 58.606465, -4.566802

1.2.2. West coast and highlands 710 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 56.343417, -5.064906

1.2.3. Grampians and East coast 518 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Trad climbing

Lat / Long: 57.093857, -2.831248

1.2.4. Central and Southern Scotland 275 routes in Region

Summary:
Rock climbing, Trad climbing and Sport climbing

Lat / Long: 55.522514, -3.793856

1.2.5. Miscellaneous 0 routes in Crag

1.3. Wales 2,851 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 52.400145, -4.065736

1.3.1. South Wales 1,223 routes in Region

Summary:
Trad climbing, Sport climbing and other styles

Lat / Long: 51.799977, -3.987645

1.3.2. North Wales 1,628 routes in Area

Summary:
Trad climbing, Bouldering and other styles

Lat / Long: 53.048605, -3.833010

1.4. Northern Ireland 294 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 52 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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