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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.



Maps of The Crags over the centuries




Videos of The Crags




Photos of The Crags




Oral and written personal histories


Our Latest News

Crags get share of huge funding pot

August 11th, 2020|

The Crags are to get a share of a £340,000 Sport England funding pot  as part of the initiative to turn the area into a country park to help get people fit and active. Doncaster Council has secured the ‘rejuvenation’ [READ MORE]

Second Newsletter

May 9th, 2020|

The Covid-19 virus outbreak has brought unprecedented disruption to all parts of our daily life – not least the excellent work being done by the Friends of The Crags to promote and enhance this outstanding area of natural beauty. In [READ MORE]

Our First Newsletter – AGAIN!

April 16th, 2020|

The dumb website editor (ME!) mislaid some wonderful recent photos of the Crags, when putting out the initial Newsletter. Please revisit the links to see the revised Newsletter. The Covid-19 virus outbreak has brought unprecedented disruption to all parts of [READ MORE]


February 21st, 2020|

Want to get fitter, have fun and make new friends? Then become a WALK LEADER, and introduce new people to the wonders and beauty of the North Cliff Crags. The Friends of The Crags are seeking walk leaders, to take [READ MORE]

Latest catch-up meeting

February 20th, 2020|

Come and join us The Friends of The Crags will be holding another informal 'catch-up' meeting, at Denaby Library on Thursday, February 27, 2020 starting at 10am. We will be discussing the momentous progress that the group is making, and [READ MORE]

February Catch-up

February 15th, 2020|

There will be a Friends of The Crags catch-up meeting on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at Denaby Library starting at 9am. All interested parties welcome.

Crags clean-up

February 4th, 2020|

A Doncaster Council clean-up of The Crags began today (Tuesday, February 4), as the authority began cutting back grass and vegetation in the area. The authority confirmed that litter picks would go ahead at the same time - both during [READ MORE]

Flower power

February 2nd, 2020|

Spring should see a bloom of flower power on the Crags approaches outside the school at Station Road, Conisbrough - a consignment of wild flower seed has now arrived and this will be sown in April.


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

Be a volunteer!

Find out how YOU can help. READ MORE