Descent Area

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Afternoon sun
8 mins
Uphill
Windy

Two small sections of crag split by the well concealed descent gully. The left side is steep and the right vertical and compact.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
In the Heat of the Day
A direct start to Synapse Collapse (page 187 ) taking the crack and bulge right of the arete, past a few loose holds.
2 user comments
 
Fluttery
E4
2
The Wasp Factory
A powerful start on side-pulls and undercuts leads to a difficult and fingery move to get established on the upper grey wall.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
Crimpy
7b+
3
Big Youth
The crack and flake system. A good route on which to practice hand-jamming technique. The rock is a little loose near the top.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Loose
HVS
4
Thanks to Ellis Brigham
Surprisingly hard climbing taking the left-hand crack system.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3
5
Lecherous Pig
Start up Thanks to Ellis Brigham, but climb into the right-hand crack and tackle the technical wall above the bulge.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3
6
Summer Solstice
The final line before the descent gully. Climb the flake and crack system, moving right near the top to belay in the gully.
2 user comments
 E1
7
German for Art Historians
A good little route that follows the thin crack system and pocketed wall, starting 4m up the descent gully.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
E1
8
Sugar Hiccup
A committing climb taking the wall and overlaps right of German for Art Historians.
2 user comments
 
Technical
Fluttery
E3
9
Arm Worms
The deep hanging crack in the arete.
2 user comments
 E4
10
Quick Flash
A good climb on perfect rock. The first bolt is high but the climbing is relatively easy. From an undercut on Arm Worms, move...
7 user comments
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Technical
7a
11
Loosing Grasp
Climb the thin crack to the left of the large rowan tree.
2 user comments
 E2
12
Five O'Clock Shadow
The corner system above the start of the descent gully.
 HVS
  • Latest Comments

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    So Lucky
    "This had been bolted some time ago, (not by me) 3 bolts. Has now been finished 4..." 13/Jun

    It's Yours
    "The Project to the left has been climbed and is called The sound and the fury 8b..." 31/Aug

    The Orgasmatron
    "Glad this one is getting some attention. Nice one Sam" 04/Aug

    The Orgasmatron
    "I repeated this from the ground today. Powerful boulder problem start utilising ..." 29/Jul

    Driller Thriller
    "Route to the left of Driller Thriller " Trailer Trash" F6b. 23.05.12 ..." 26/May

    Dyperspace
    "I think a hold under the roof has evolved making this slightly easier since it w..." 20/Sep

    Cubase
    "Phew! Thought it was just me that found this desperate! Thought the boulder prob..." 15/Sep

    Big Mouth Strikes Again
    "Another forgotten route revived by Charlton Chestwig" 16/Aug

    Big Mouth Strikes Again
    "Now is an excellent clean, reachy 7a after rebolting. Thanks to GG" 14/Aug

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