Rubberbandman Area

Adjacent Areas
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Sport
Afternoon sun
35 mins
Uphill
Windy

The cove between the much larger buttresses of the Nemesis Wall and the Sunnyside Buttress has a handful of useful sport pitches. The trad routes have either poor rock or poor gear, and some feature both. The area is just to the right of the large tree at the base of the Nemesis Wall.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Hoax
Climb to the first tree on The Big Plop. Move up right past another large tree via a crack. Step right with care above the...
2 user comments
 
Loose
HVS
2
Voie de Bart
Climb up to, and then right, along a ramp line to pegs in the bulge above. Hard moves through the bulge lead to a lower-off.
2 user comments
 
Technical
Strong
E4
3
Rubberbandman
Power moves through the overhang are the key.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Strong
7b
4
Under My Thumb
A neat wall pitch involving intricate face climbing.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
6c+
5
Cold Finger
1) 5a, 16m. Climb rightwards up the crozzly, off-vertical wall to a slim overlap. Traverse right to a terrace and tree...
2 user comments
 
Fluttery
E1
6
Chopper Squad
A serious route up the wall, through the left side of a bulge, to the tree on the terrace. Use the lower-off to the right.
2 user comments
 
Fluttery
E2
7
Accidents Will Happen
The right side of the bulge to the tree.
2 user comments
 
Fluttery
E1
8
Octopus
Climb the wall past a low peg to the tree on the terrace. The second pitch is now overgrown.
2 user comments
 
Fluttery
HVS
9
Tranche de Vie
A direct line up the left-hand side of the face with a technical short wall above the bulge.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6a+
10
Finger Press
A short bouldery line finishing over a bulge.
 6c
11
Thumbs Down
A direct line via hard moves in shallow scoop. Start via flake.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6c+
12
Let's See Those Fingers
Technical start and overlapping finale.
 
1 Stars
6c
13
All Fingers and Thumbs
Easier lower wall and very tricky bulge.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6c
14
Thumb Print
A good little pitch straight up to the pillar.
 
1 Stars
6a
  • Latest Comments

    For CRAIG ARTHUR

    Delaware Slide
    "Really fun climbing, which deserves more attention. Lower thread is poor, but &q..." 09/Jun

    The Fall and Decline
    "E3 5c. good climbing in the first pitch,pulled a toaster size block off on the l..." 10/Jul

    The Fall and Decline
    "Top pitch contains dangerous loose blocks andy Stewart" 25/Sep

    Survival of the Fastest
    "There used to be a peg runner that protected the crux and with this in place the..." 26/Aug

    Stratagem
    "A well-worth route. Would give it 2 stars as opposed to the 1 star given in CL. ..." 24/Aug

    Survival of the Fastest
    "Confused by Tyler's comment as I led this on Saturday and E5 6a felt spot on. T..." 24/Aug

    Punch and Judy
    "The loss of a hold has made the crux of this route a bit harder, possibly soft E..." 12/Oct

    Digitron
    "Definitely agree that the finishing move from the jug up to the sapling is harde..." 29/Sep top50

    Back Yard Holiday
    "Ah yes - I have to admit that it was my fat arse which snapped that thread almos..." 26/Jun

    Back Yard Holiday
    "Thread no longer in place. Long reaches, old bolt, some dodgy rock. No stars in ..." 25/Jun

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