This idyllic valley has a number of fine venues for both trad climbing and bouldering. It is one of the closest edges to Sheffield so it can be busy even on a weekday evening, but for good reason.
The climbs at Burbage South are world class in technical difficulty, and boldness. All the climbs atSouthern Quarry - The Cioch are classics, although not many will be able to enjoy them - sit back and savor the atmosphere.
Easily reached from Hathersage the valley can be approached form the North or South.
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Burbage Valley:
A Peak classic.Start just left of center, and move up to the first break. Make a tricky traverse left, until possible to reach up to the break above.Finish easily up the slabs above....[more]Browse More Classics in International