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.

Crookrise Development

There has been re-awakened interest in the previously seldom visited but excellent boulders in the Everest/Khumbu Sectors where good rock and strong lines have provided local climbers Dave Sutcliffe and Neil McCallum with some rewarding FAs. These are in addition to the fine solution to some ‘last great problems’ in recent times by Tom Newman … More Crookrise Development