Regional Access Database

Advice Bowden Doors

Quick drying, top quality sandstone action. Steep and technical.

BMC Area North East Rock Type Sandstone
Climbing Area Northumberland Access Status Advice
County Northumberland CRoW Land Yes
Importance National No. of Routes 97
Ownership Private Year Developed 1967
Within National Park No Grid Reference NU069327

Please refrain from climbing until the rock is properly dry - the sandstone becomes brittle after rain.

The northern section of the crag, beyond the wall, is on CRoW land. The southern section is not, nor is the approach route to the crag. Please respect the farmer's wishes when using this part of the crag.

This page was last updated on 25/09/2012. RAD is updated as and when access changes and a historic date does not mean that the information is out of date, only that the access situation hasn't changed.