Stennis Arete

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Sun to mid-afternoon
10 mins
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The east side of the headland contains a number of good routes and an interesting method of gaining the slabby wall right of the enormous chimney below Pleasure Dome. The mostly give great adventures and can be done at any tide, in fact they are better at high tide! Guidebook page 146.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Stennis Chimney
A good trip which gains a ledge below the arete right of the big chimney by a long traverse. Considering the grade, a rope is...
 
1 Stars
S
2
Stennis Arete
A superbly-positioned route up the prominent arete.1) 40m. As for pitch one of Stennis Chimney (originally the first pitch...
 
2 Stars
HS 4b
3
Maelstrom Chimney
Start at the end of the disappearing platform, level with the mid-height break.1) 4a, 40m. Follow the break leftwards to a...
 
1 Stars
S 4a
4
Fetish
30m. A good technical pitch with a hard finish. Start below and left of the crack of Merchant. Climb a corner to a small roof,...
 
1 Stars
Technical
E5 6b
5
Merchant of Stennis
30m. A hard classic. Start below and 10m left of the big corner of Bludgeon. Climb up to a niche below the crack. Pull up to...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E3 5c
6
Bludgeon Top 50
30m. An excellent climb up the big corner. This is the first feature encountered when traversing leftwards below the wall....
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
HVS 5a