<h2>Rock climbing destination articles and features</h2>
Hay Tor – Dartmoor Granite Trad Climbing
13th Feb '24
The moorland granite tors at Hay Tor in the southwest of England offer a wealth of classic trad routes through the grades. Iain Peters gives a rundown of the climbing there.
Cliff Assault on West Penwith Cornwall
7th Sep '23
Mark Reeves tells of how the Cliff Assault Wing of the Royal Marines pioneered many of the early rock climbs in West Penwith in Cornwall including many popular classic climbs.
Wharncliffe Crag – Northern Delights
15th Dec '22
Wharncliffe Crag, situated just northwest of Sheffield, is a gritstone edge steeped in history with an abundance of quality climbing.
Bosigran – A Crag for Life
10th Nov '22
An overview and tour around one of Cornwall’s best and most popular cliffs
Castle Naze – Derbyshire Grit
4th Nov '22
A run-down of the sublime low to mid-grade gritstone climbing on the western fringes of Derbyshire
The 10 Best VS Lake District Rock Climbs
3rd Sep '20
One of the UK’s premier climbing areas, the Lake District is host to many classic routes in the VS grade. Stuart Wood picks his favourites.
Exmoor: The Reclusive Coast
11th Aug '20
The secret climbing delights of this beautifully wild 30-mile long coastline of the Exmoor National Park.revealed.
Brean Down – Somerset Cragging
10th Jul '20
Paul Robertson introduces possibly the sunniest and driest crag in Somerset with a mix of sport and trad straight off the beach.
Twelve Top Rock Routes – Western Lake District
26th Jun '20
In the fourth of this series, Lakes-based climber and instructor Wes Hunter shares his favourite routes in the Western Lake District.
Wynd Cliff – A Crag for all Seasons
22nd Jun '20
Tony Penning sings the praises of the Wynd Cliff crags in the Lower Wye Valley. A year-round venue with a whole host of superb limestone trad climbs.
A Climb to Change Your Life
4th Jun '20
A story from the beginning and a climb in the Llanberis Slate Quarries by Peter Goulding, author of Slatehead: The Ascent of Britain’s Slate-climbing Scene.
Twelve Top Rock Routes – Eastern Lake District
21st May '20
In the third of a series of articles, Lakes-based climber and instructor Wes Hunter shares his favourite routes in the Lake District. This time the best rock climbs in the eastern Lakes covering the fells east of Borrowdale and Langdale.