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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.

IMPORTANT:
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.

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MAPS

Maps of The Crags over the centuries

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VIDEOS

Videos of The Crags

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PHOTOS

Photos of The Crags

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HISTORY

Oral and written personal histories

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Our Latest News

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 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]

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