Box Zawn

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Trad
Sun and Shade
18 mins
Level
Abseil
Tidal

Approach - The first routes are situated on the large back wall of the zawn. Beneath the right-hand side of this wall is a tidal ledge which can be reached by abseiling from blocks above the right-hand corner. The first route starts to the left of this ledge.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Jabberwock
A great route which is probably the most popular route on the wall, although that isn't saying much. Start at mid-to-low tide...
 
3 Stars
E5
2
Airdrawn Dagger
Piles trouble on trouble when Knock Yourself Out! heads for safety! From below the thin crack on Knock Yourself Out! trend left...
 
3 Stars
E8
3
Knock Yourself Out!
This impressive and unlikely route follows a very steep line roughly up the centre of the back wall. Start on the platform...
 
3 Stars
E6
4
Grezelda, Grezelda
An extremely sustained stamina climb of the highest quality. Start as for Knock Yourself Out! but once past the roof trend...
 
3 Stars
E6
5
The Obsession Box
The long crack is extremely pumpy and has a few really hard moves! The route is rarely dry and the peg on the upper wall is old...
 
3 Stars
E6
6
Monster in a Box
The big pillar in the back of the zawn. Start from a small non-tidal ledge and climb up to a shallow ramp. Follow this towards...
 
3 Stars
E7
7
Triad
The left-hand crack to a loose finish. Included to let you know what goes up there and not so that you might climb it.
 
Loose
E2
8
Trefoil
The central crack is better but still not sparkling.
 
1 Stars
Loose
E2
9
Love My Teddy Bear
The centre of the wall between the main two cracks gives good climbing and is more solid than its near neighbours. From the...
 
1 Stars
Technical
E4
10
Trihedral
The right-hand crack in the wall gives a worthwhile pitch on good rock with a steep finish. It is also the easiest way out.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
E1
11
The Black Box
An interesting little route which roughly follows the arete. Start as for Trihedral but move right onto a ledge. Climb the wall...
 
1 Stars
E3