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Peak District Limestone

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Résumé

One of the best climbing locations in the UK with plenty of sport and traditional climbing areas.

Description

Located in the Peak District, consisting of natural limestone cliffs and huge abandoned quarries. Some famous (Eye of the Tiger) hard trad test pieces and one of the world's first 9a (Hubble) routes are located here.

Limit. de l'accès

For up-to-date access information please visit the BMS RAD database. https://www.thebmc.co.uk/modules/RAD/

Approche

Train - Matlock, Chesterfield, and Sheffield are all well serviced. Car - Same cities are all well serviced via the M1 motorway, the local roads up to the crags are all very reasonable and scenic.

Où dormir

Plenty of B&B and hotels in the area. Youth hostel (YHA) is available in Matlock, Eyam, Ilam and Ravenstor.

Éthique

Being a national park, consult the local guide books and the regional access database for any closures. As usual, Nesting birds, and protected flora should be preserved. Some crags are on Private land, and therefore act reasonably if asked to leave.

Historique

Graphique de l'historique des voies

Hugely important crag.Seminal ascents by Moon, Moffat, Mcclure etc.A mecca for hard sport and bouldering.

Sites

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Nom
Style
Voies
Croix
Hauteur
Cotation
184
301
21m
2
Staden falaise
30
18
21m
509
26
16m
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0
0
183
3
12m
Crag X falaise
39
3
3m
Fossil Wall falaise
12
0
Lees Bottom falaise
40
0
The Wave falaise
19
3
4m
Cuckoo Tors falaise
22
0
4m
Buxton Boss falaise
16
0
4m

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Selected Guidebooks plus Cacher

Auteur·e·s: Steve Broadbent

Date: 2022

ISBN: 9781913167110

A selective guidebook describing the best sport climbing areas in the northern half of England and Wales, covering 89 crags across Cumbria, Lancashire, North Yorkshire, the esoteric Filey sea cliffs, the Peak District, Cheshire, Clwyd limestone, the A55 and North Wales coast, and Llanberis slate.

Auteur·e·s: Alan James & Chris Craggs

Date: 2020

ISBN: 9781873341582

A selective guidebook describing the best Trad rock climbing and sport climbing found on the limestone crags in the Peak District, covering over 3,000 routes at 30 crags.

Auteur·e·s: Ian Carr & Gary Gibson

Date: 2018

ISBN: 9780903908399

A comprehensive guidebook describing the trad climbing, sport climbing and bouldering in the southern area of the Peak District, covering 50 crags including the classic areas of High Tor, Dovedale, Wirksworth, Matlock and the Manifold Valley.

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