Low Man

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Lots of sun!
5 mins

Named for it position rather than it height, Low Man is always popular, especially its right-hand side where there is a good collection of lower-grade climbs. Belays on the crag top take a bit of seeking out..

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
Matterhorn Arete
A superb boulder problem up the left-hand side of the arete. The arete on its right-hand side is a delightful V0- (4c). The...
2 Stars
f4 5a
Pram Pusher's Paradise
14m. Starting on the far left, climb to the overhang and exit right along a good break to a finish up the fluted arete.
2 Stars
VS 5a
V Chimney and Traverse
14m. Climb the slippery chimney then traverse the slab leftwards below the overhang to a steep finish.
1 Stars
Pigott's Stride
8m. Climb part way up the Matterhorn Boulder then teeter across to reach the face. Pull across with difficulty then step right...
1 user comment
1 Stars
VS 4c
Square Chimney and Whisky Crack Top 50
14m. Back and foot the obvious and awkward box shaped cleft then enter the excellent steep jamming crack above and left. They...
4 user comments
2 Stars
VS 4b
Whisky Wall
12m. Climb the reachy lower wall to the break, then the bold face above to pockets. Swing left to reach the final break then...
1 Stars
E3 5b
Fluted Crack
12m. The narrowing chimney-crack that cleaves the centre of the face is worth doing. It has a hard move high up if you manage...
1 user comment
1 Stars
S 4b
Fluted Columns Top 50
12m. The best route on Low Man. Climb the lower face to reach the fluted feature and then the small bulges above.
3 user comments
3 Stars
HVD 3c
Pinnacle Flake Climb
12m. Start in a niche and follow the steep flakes leftwards to a finish just right of Fluted Columns.
1 user comment
1 Stars
S 4a
Low Man Easy Way
12m. After a slippery start the large diagonal flake and short wall above is okay. Don't get your leg stuck in the initial...
2 Stars
Stew Pot
10m. Start as for Low Man Easy Way but step right and climb the wall passing ‘the pot' to a finish up a short lived crack.
1 Stars
Rough Crack
10m. Climb straight up to the crack in the upper section of the wall. It can be reached by a traverse from the gully at HS 4b.
1 user comment
1 Stars
  • Latest Comments


    Frankland's Green Crack
    "Dirty and very awkward. How long does it take the symptoms of Pigeon-Fancier's ..." 21/Apr top50

    Birdlime Traverse
    "Seems a funny choice to upgrade to HVS - yes it's really hard at that grade, but..." 02/Aug top50

    ‘Arries' Ook
    "Onsighted this and thought it was low in the grade. Tricky moves are low down an..." 06/Oct top50

    South Wall Traverse
    "Polished start isn't great, the top few moves are trickier and steeper than they..." 17/May

    The Big Greeny
    "I held John rope when he made an attempt, he failed to get the top pocket and ba..." 15/Oct top50

    Great Western
    "Agree with the above. This route is pleasant but overhyped. If your technique is..." 07/Jun top50

    South Wall Traverse
    "The polished start is probably the real crux! The upper hard move is using a poo..." 24/May

    Birdlime Traverse
    "Had exactly the same experience Si dH, I reckon the poor rest is the one in the ..." 24/May top50

    North West Girdle
    "A brilliant, rambling adventure." 22/May

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