Misty Walls Routes

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Trad
Lots of sun!
Level
18 mins
Abseil
Tidal

Range East - usually closed mid-week


The routes are situated on the fron seaward face which has a tall tower above its left-hand side (looking in). Guidebook page 95.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Misty Arete
35m. This well-positioned route follows the big arete, sadly the second pitch is both a bit loose and escapable. Start from...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Loose
S 4a
2
Bon Voyage
35m. A popular climb which happily repelled teams for years when graded E1. The traverse right from the cave usually proves to...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
E2 5b
3
Play Misty for Me
35m. The most popular of the harder routes on this wall takes an elegant line up the blunt arete right of Bon Voyage. Start 5m...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
E3 5c
4
Fog Horn Blower
35m. The wall below the cave has a beautiful open groove in it. Rack up all the microwires you can lay your hands on and climb...
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E5 6a
5
Mistress of the Sea
28m. Yet another fine climb on perfect rock. Start below some cracks just left of the big corner in the centre of the wall...
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E4 6a
6
Master Blaster
28m. This sustained and popular route gives the easiest way up the wall. Start beneath the central groove-line. Climb the...
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
7
Shot Across the Bows
26m. A good route with a steep finish. Start below the groove five metres right of Master Blaster. Climb the groove past a...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3 6a
8
Not Even Some Red
An eliminate line across 'Master Blaster'. Start below the groove 5m to its right. Climb a crack in the left wall then move up...
 E3 5c
9
First Impulse
26m. The direct line above the groove of the last two routes has a steep crack above it. Gain the crack from the groove and...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E4 6a
10
Shadow Boxer
24m. Bold. Start under a crack at the right-hand end of the ledge, left of the slot. Gain the crack from the right and climb...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E5 6a
11
Oratorio
24m. An entertaining pitch; take some microwires. Start below a groove, as far right as you can get before the slot. Move up...
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E3 5c
12
The Mad Death
22m. Unprotected climbing up the ramp and slab above the right-hand side of the sea trench. Rarely repeated due to its extreme...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E5 5c