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  1. Bouldering at Stanage
    Whilst originally made famous for its traditional climbs the boulders that sit beneath Stanage Edge are packed with a history all of their own.
  2. Indoor Walls
    With four climbing centres to its name, Sheffield never leaves you yearning for an ascent or a bouldering problem.
  3. Stanage's Popular Trad Routes
    Some of the best outdoor climbing in the country can be found minutes from Sheffield city centre.
  4. Gritstone routes in the Burbage Valley
    Around 30 minutes by car/bus from Sheffield's city centre, Burbage offers a diverse range of gritstone climbing for all abilities.

A few of our favourite climbs...

Whether you're getting out on the grit for the first time or simply want somewhere new to try, here's some tips from the locals for a climbing adventure in Sheffield. 

  1. The breathtaking gritstone edge of Stanage is home to some of the most famous traditional or ‘trad’ routes in the world.

    Stretching over 4 miles, the breathtaking gritstone edge of Stanage is home to some of the most famous traditional or ‘trad’ routes in the world.
     

    11 Mar 2019
  2. Climbing Sheffield's artificial boulders

    Several purpose-built climbing boulders have popped up all over the city in recent years. Built to closely mimic the natural boulders and slabs found out in the Peak District, these public facilities offer a convenient and fun opportunity for novices and experts to work on their technique – all for free.

    20 Nov 2018
  3. Rivelin Edge: a connoisseur's crag

    Rivelin Edge is something of a connoisseur's crag. It is small, but perfectly formed – charming and with a very special quality to it.

    20 Nov 2018
  4. An indoor climbing guide to Sheffield

    Sheffield's indoor climbing walls are the ideal places for beginners to get to grips with the sport before heading out to Stanage and the likes.

    20 Nov 2018
  5. Escape the crowds at Dovestone Tor

    The longer walk in, and the fact that the sharp, gritty rock can sometimes be green, mean that it’s rarely busy at Dovestone Tor – a perfect place to escape the crowds on a dry, sunny day.

    20 Nov 2018
  6. Bouldering at Stanage Edge

    Whilst originally made famous for its traditional climbs, the boulders that sit beneath Stanage Edge are packed with a quality and history all of their own.

    11 Dec 2018
  7. Beat the weather: where to climb, come rain or shine

    If you climb outdoors you will always have one eye on the weather. A little local knowledge can help you find the right crag in and around Sheffield, and get a good day’s climbing whatever the weather.

    20 Nov 2018

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  1. Add Blue Mountain Activities to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Pursuits Centre

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    Various Peak District locations

    Telephone

    01246 231767

    Join Blue Mountain Activities for exciting and fun adventure activities in The Outdoor City.

  2. Add Love to Climb to your Itinerary

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    Rock Climbing

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    Love to Climb, 1 Fir Place, Sheffield, South Yorkahire, S6 3TJ

    Telephone

    075342 89377

    Love to Climb is run by very experienced climber and coach Katherine Schirrmacher who provides a bespoke climbing experience tailoring to you.

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