This site is a digital copy of the 1997 BMC guidebook to rock climbing in Lancashire

Deep Bay Area

  • 5 - Chockstone Chimney

    Grade: | First Ascent: -1996
    Rating: 0

    The obvious shallow chimney at the back of the bay, with a chockstone near its top.

  • 6 - Pillar Front

    Grade: 4b | First Ascent: -1996
    Rating: 1

    Climb the centre of the rounded pillar on the left side of the bay.

  • 7 - Bay Watch

    Grade: 4a | First Ascent: -1996
    Rating: 0

    Left again is a corner and twin cracks. Climb these.

  • 8 - Home and Away

    Grade: | First Ascent: -1996
    Rating: 0

    Climb the wall on the left using a crack to reach a ledge. Then finish up the wall above.