Hardcastle Crags


Bouldering on mostly solid natural gritstone in the idyllic setting of Hardcastle crags above Hebden Bridge. Lots of potential for new problems with most of the current bouldering around the low to mid 6s. Developed in November and December 2013 by Adam Hughes and Ed Bailey.

Crag information
Climbing Area: North West Rock Type: Gritstone
Importance: Local CRoW Land: No
Ownership: Unknown No. of Routes: 40
Within National Park: No Year Developed:
Grid Reference: SD9830529364

Parking and Approach

Park in the National Trust car park at Hardcastle crags.Walk out of the top of the car park into the woods and turn right after approximately 50m following a path between the two fields. Follow the path to a junction in the woods and continue up the hill along the old stone path and the first boulders become visible after about 200m. The rest of the boulders are scattered above and below the path on either side.
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