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Black Hawk Area Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 1, 2009
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BETA PHOTO: Black Hawk Area (South) Overview


The northern sections of the area have some pumpy outings up the steep walls, while the shorter walls to the south give a pleasant intro to Stanage climbing.

Areas from North to South.
  • Castle Buttress
  • Black Hawk
  • Rugosity Crack Area
  • Plate Glass Slab
  • Square Buttress Area

Getting There 

From the southern parking area head up to wards the southern most section of the continuous part of the edge, and you'll get to this area.

Climbing Season

For the The Peak District area.

Weather station 8.1 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Crack and Corner 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Heather Buttress
This climb takes a splendid line up the prominent arete that splits the buttress. After a hard start, made all the harder by the polished holds, head up the cracked groove to the overhanging top.Pass the overhang on the left....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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