Northern Limestone Rock Climbing Guidebook

Northern Limestone Rock Climbing Guidebook

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This is a selective guidebook covering the best limestone crags and routes in Yorkshire, Cumbria and Lancashire in northern England. The guidebook describes 33 crags and covers both trad and sport climbing across a wide range of grades. The world class sport crags at Malham, Kilnsey, and Gordale are included along with places such as Moughton Nab and Giggleswick South. For the trad climber the steep walls at Blue Scar and Trow Gill, plus the easier crags at Trowbarrow Quarry, Twistleton Scar, Attermire Scar and Witches Quarry are included.

In total 33 crags are described, which are as follows:
Yorkshire - Twistleton Scars, Trow Gill, Robin Proctor's Scar, Crummackdale, Panorama Crag, Moughton Nab, Pot Scar, Giggleswick North, Giggleswick South, Langcliffe, Castleberg Crag, Attermire Scar, Malham Cove, Gordale, Stony Bank, Yew Cogar Scar, Blue Scar, Kilnsey, Dib Scar, Loup Scar, and Troller's Gill.
Cumbria - Scout Scar, Mill Side Scar, Chapel Head Scar, and Humphrey Head.
Lancashire - Trowbarrow Quarry, Barrow Scout Cove and Witches' Quarry.

Published in January 2015 by Rockfax, all the routes are shown on colour photo topos.

Number of pages is 400.
Size is 150mm x 210mm (A5).