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Clemitt’s Crag

Danby, Whitby, YO21 2NJ


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clemitts-crag climbing north yorkshire


Clemitt's Crag is Danby in Whitby, Yorkshire.

Here there are hard sandstone rocks with over 400 climbs, including buttresses hidden in the trees and boulders surrounded by woodland. There are some good traditional climbs and boulder problems up to font grade 7c.

Before you go

  • The location shown is for guidance only and is not exact. It is important to assess for yourself the quality of the rock and its suitability for climbing. You may find that the weather and other influences cause conditions to differ from one visit to another. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route to this location. Before climbing here, please check for access restrictions and information on the British Mountaineering Council Website.

    If your climb is in a remote place, such as in a mountainous area which may require a long hike to the spot, you should also follow the same safety recommendations required for hillwalking/mountaineering.

  • There are no facilities here, so make sure you come prepared with everything you need for your visit.