Jack Scout Crag


Lancashire's only 'sea cliff' - nice crag over looking an esturine environment of mud flats, glittering channels and wading birds. An excellent afternoon suntrap for all you fairweather lizards.

Crag information
Climbing Area: North West Rock Type: Limestone
Importance: Local CRoW Land: No
Ownership: National Trust No. of Routes: 42
Within National Park: No Year Developed: 1969
Grid Reference: SD458737

The crag is owned by the National Trust and is designated as a SSSI owing to its rare flora. There are three species of rare tree in the area including the Lancashire whitebeam. The cliff top heath and grassland is also of special interest. Climbers are asked to respect the following guidelines: 1. There should be no vegetation removal (including gardening ivy). 2. Please avoid using trees or bushes for runners. 3. Use bolt abseil descent points where fitted. Thank you for you support.

CRoW Information

The crag is surrounded by parcels of Open Access land, however is appears the crag faces are not.

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