Satellite Boulder and Flagon Crag

The Satellite Boulder v.01

The Satellite Boulder is aptly named – it may as well have dropped from space after being launched into orbit from Switzerland. It is a gobsmackingly impressive piece of stone that has yielded some instant classics at a spread of grades, though most climbs are at the harder end of the spectrum.

First probed by Matt Wilcox and Simon Marson, the boulder was further developed by Tom Peckitt and Andrew Emery, who brought it to public attention. Their excellent topo guide is reproduced here with Tom’s kind permission.

Also here is a developed area (up and right). The work of Bruce Woodley and friends.Flagon Crag aka The Brewery

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