Ash Head Bouldering

Dan Varian has clearly been busy at Ash Head with a great sounding Sloane Rangers 8a, just right of Dave Sutcliffe’s Drill Press. He’s also added a couple of 7s. I wonder if the wall/blunt rib just right of the classic Chicken Head Rib might go when the cool weather arrives…… ?

Ilkley High Crag

Walking past this good little crag the other day it seemed a shame that the old Yorkshire Grit topo isn’t still in circulation so its here –  in the Wharfedale section . Cheers Jon! BTW the project has been done by Rob Fenton at 7a+  

Farrar Wood

These buttresses are in a private woodland but access may be gained by email to liz.parr66@gmail.com if you are planning a visit. Only the two buttresses described on UKC can be accessed as the rest of the woodland is off limits and there is a strict no dogs policy. Any of the criteria not met will affect future … More Farrar Wood

Ilkley Buckstones

Further development in the warm weather of 2018 has opened up a number of possibilities at this crag. Its elevated position and easy access make it a very useful after-work venue or for those that fancy something up on the moors but don’t like to walk too far! Ilkley Buckstones Sept 2018

Nab End, White Crag

White Crag, Rombold’s Moor Another addition to our stable of mini-guides to White Crag – there are now four at this convenient crag for the Wharfedale / Airedale population. This guide also includes details of the disused quarries just beyond.

Little Simon’s Seat

A jumble of boulders that are composed of good, silvery grit, set high on Simon’s Seat (Barden Fell Area).  Problems have been done over the years but nothing recorded until now.  There are some very good boulder problems (and some that are really routes) ranging in height from diminutive to highball.  Landings are generally o.k. … More Little Simon’s Seat