As the Covid-19 lockdown eases, access for climbing is opening back up, subject to some measures and restrictions depending on where you are going. Please make sure you have read and understood our current advice before heading out and apply it alongside RAD advice to ensure access issues don’t develop.

Kyloe Out The Woods


A fantastic sandstone crag which offers great routes on a series of isolated buttresses and a quarried section.

Crag information
Climbing Area: North East Rock Type: Sandstone
Importance: Regional CRoW Land: No
Ownership: Private No. of Routes: 150
Within National Park: No Year Developed:
Grid Reference: NU 04063 39416

Kyloe Out has a public footpath that runs along the top, but the crag iteslf is on private land. Climbing is permitted by the farmer. Access relationships at Kyloe Out are currently good, please ensure that they stay that way:

  • Remember, access to Kyloe In is a privilege, not a right and inconsiderate or irresponsible behaviour can lose it.
  • Park sensibly - don't block gates, the road or park on the farmer's mown lawn (see parking section below for more info)
  • No fires
  • Take all litter home including any found at the crag
  • Keep dogs under control (particularly when crossing fields with grazing sheep and cattle)

Parking and Approach

Parking is limited at Kyloe Out so please park carefully, avoiding any gates, the farmers mown lawn and park on only on one side of the road - large agricultural vehicles use the road and parking on both verges narrows the road and blocks their access.

If the verge parking next to the access path at Kyloe Out is full, (NU 03554 39868there's additional parking past the farm 300m further up the road (towards Kyloe In). 

CRoW Information

The crag is on private land and climbing there is permissive.
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