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The Crags – Interactive Maps

Features Guide

1 CLICK & DRAG to move around the map
2 SCROLL WHEEL zooms in and out
3 CLICK on pin when your pointer turns into a finger, to reveal more!
4 LIGHT BLUE pins have associated pages
5 GREEN pins are other features
6 CLICK HERE to open the map in a full page (opens in new tab)

Walking guide

Start and end your walk at the point between Tom Hill Youth Club and St Albans RC Church, and follow any of the red routes below.

Please note that all trails are walked at your own risk and Friends of The Crags assumes no liability for your safety when walking the trails.
The YELLOW trail is not advised for walkers who are less able on their feet, as it is in need of upgrade – a matter which the Friends are discussing with the local authority.

Next meeting

AGM – Denaby Library, Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 2pm



Maps of The Crags over the centuries




Videos of The Crags




Photos of The Crags




Oral and written personal histories


Our Latest News

How green is our valley!

August 27th, 2021|

The Lady's Valley section of The Crags is now regaining its former beauty - after a massive clean-up undertaken by local councillors and Friends of The Crags, with Leon Clemitshaw leading from the front! A veritable mountain of glass and [READ MORE]

Totem time!

August 25th, 2021|

Totem time has come to The Crags! As we move out of the depressing Covid-19 lockdown, the Friends of The Crags group has gone into overdrive to catch up the virus hiatus. And top of the agenda are the totem [READ MORE]

Crags work begins after Covid

April 29th, 2021|

Work by Friends of The Crags and Doncaster Council is at long last set to begin again, following the long Covid-19 break and lockdowns. The Friends and DMBC are looking at ways to make the area both safer and more [READ MORE]

Things are picking up on the Crags

March 26th, 2021|

The virus is still hampering efforts to create a leisure park on the Conisbrough and Denaby Crags, but Friends of the Crags leaders Tony and Carol Sellars have nevertheless been busy during the past month - escaping Covid-19 confinement by [READ MORE]

Happy New Year 2021

January 1st, 2021|

Our secretary, Alan Brocklehurst, has written a New Year's poem to welcome in 2021 - as everyone hopes for a better and more productive year ahead for the Crags project. Here's the New Year Twenty One, This the year to [READ MORE]

Crags wash and brush-up!

December 10th, 2020|

Doncaster Council have moved in to give the Crags a wash and brush-up to go with the new, revitialised lighting! DMBC Street Clean workers moved into the area to cut back vegetation - and shift mounds of rubbish tipped [READ MORE]

… and there WAS light!

December 8th, 2020|

Lighting has returned to the Crags, making the area safer for people to traverse on these short winter days. Doncaster Council have replaced or upgraded all the lighting columns to ensure that they are working again, some after years of [READ MORE]


Crags Features

Find out about mammoth bones, stone railways and more: READ MORE

Swat up your Crags history

Find out about the amazing past of The Crags. READ MORE

Our Aims and Objectives

Find out what we are up to. READ MORE

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