This is the definitive rock climbing guidebook to all the routes and all the bouldering on the gritstone crags from Curbar and Froggatt in the north to Black Rocks in the South. The guidebook covers 15 main areas including Froggatt, Curbar, Yarncliffe, Baslow, Gardom's Edge, Birchen, Chatsworth, Cratcliffe, Robin Hood's Stride, Rowtor Rocks, Stanton Moor, Amber Valley, Whatstandwell, Shining Cliff and Black Rocks, arguably the fineest and varied collection of gritstone outcrops.
For each area there is a good location map, and a good description giving a general overview of the crag and type of rock climbing to be found there. In total over 2,200 routes and 1,100 boulder problems are described. All the routes are described on colour topo photos with English traditional grades used for the rock climbing and V grades for the bouldering. Also included are 6 Fontainebleau style bouldering circuits.
Published in June 2010, this guidebook is in English text throughout, complete with many excellent action photographs.
Number of pages is 528.
Size is 132mm x 188mm.
This is 1 of 5 definitive guidebooks that cover the gritstone climbing in the Peak District. The others are Stanage; Burbage, Millstone and Beyond; Over The Moors; and Staffordshire Gritstone.