Farrar Wood Blocks

A couple of fine and very different blocks set in a woodland location near Harrogate and close to Spofforth Pinnacles and Plumpton Rocks.  The grit is unusual (perhaps similar to Eavestones) and of very good quality.  Being in a wood it is probably best to visit in a dry spell.  Landings are flat but some … More Farrar Wood Blocks

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

The Brimham Project

We’ve added the final files to the Brimham Project Page at Unknownstones today. They hopefully document all of the current problems at Brimham and the surrounding crags. If we’ve missed anything then please let us know. Whilst producing the files we have recognised the sometimes great discrepancies in the grades of problems at Brimham and … More The Brimham Project

Crag A update

The topo for Crag A has been updated to add a couple of minor extras, with an enforced warning about the state of access! It’s worth bearing in mind that if you want to visit this venue, now is the time since there will be increased forestry activity from May 2018 – September 2018.