Thrope Moor

Huw Goodall has produced a guide to a section of Thrope Moor, an edge of boulders in Nidderdale which has hitherto only received patchy coverage on UKC. There’s more to go and and more to be described if anybody wants to take it on and add to Huw’s guide.


Enjoyers of Brownlow Rocher shall rejoice, for there is a new set of blocks to test their tendons against. Smallfield is a nearby crag developed by Ryan Rogerson & Jeff Hope – the guide can be found on the same page as Brownlow Rocher in The South section.

Burley Woodhead Quarries

A series of quarries located on open moorland above Moor Road about 500m North West of Burley Woodhead on the south bank of Coldstone Beck. Marked on maps a Barks Crag. Far quieter than Ilkley, the place has a peaceful feel with a beautiful outlook. The main (central) quarry offers some nice impressive lines while … More Burley Woodhead Quarries

Kingsdale Bouldering

A number of limestone walls and blocks set in a fine positions with magnificent views of The Lakes, Lancs and the Yorkshire Peaks.  Lots of very steady problems and a few tougher ones make this a fun area.  Nothing of great height (apart from the main wall at Tow Scar) but sufficient to entertain.  The … More Kingsdale Bouldering


The Guisecliff page now includes a very comprehensive update from Steve Phelps. Its amazing just how much climbing is to be found above and below the crag.