The Mercenary

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10 mins
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Abseil
Tidal

To the right of Trevallen Pillar is a vast wall which gives a series of stunning climbs. The cliff is divided into three distinct bands. The lower band has the main steep wall pitches, the middle band tends to give short bold sections, and the top band is steep and juggy. Most of the routes are split into two pitches with belays on one of the breaks.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Just Another Dog
45m. Start just left of the big groove of Soldier of Fortune. Climb the wall above via a thin flake then move back left to gain...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E5 6b
2
Soldier of Fortune
The big central groove provides a welcome relief from the sustained hard boldness around it.1) 5b, 35m. Climb up into the...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
E1 5b
3
Private Schultz
A wandering eliminate which, even though it lacks line, does cover some impressive territory.1) 6a, 25m. Start as for...
 
Pumpy
E4 6a
4
Fortune Cookie
The wall just right of Soldier of Fortune gives a big hard pitch which makes some of the others on this wall look like Sunday...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E6 6b
5
High Pressure
The next route continues the theme of testing technical wall climbs with thought-provoking gear. 10m left of the arete is a...
 
1 Stars
Technical
E4 6b
6
The Honeymoon Killers
Yet another bold pitch. 1) 6a, 20m. Start just right of the line of High Pressure. Climb the wall to a good jug at 6m. Move...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6a
7
Reach for the Sky
The big right arete of the wall gives a fine route.1) 5c, 20m. Start just left of the arete and climb up onto a small ledge...
 
2 Stars
Reachy
Fluttery
E3 5c
8
Storm Trooper
20m. The left wall of the corner has a crack snaking up it which gives a good pitch which is a bit of a hand-shredder. Start as...
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
9
The Mercenary
A great route with two testing pitches and a magnificent 'pat-on-the-back' finishing arete.1) 5c, 20m. Climb the corner,...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E3 5c
10
Dinkum Wall
This popular route has two contrasting, high quality pitches. The first pitch is an excellent E1 5b in its own right and from...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
E3 5c
11
Brown Bess
20m. This minor eliminate up the wall left of Dinkum Wall has a short hard section. Start as for Dinkum Wall but move out left...
 
Technical
E4 6a
12
Perth Pink
20m. The steep crack in the wall right of Dinkum Wall pitch 2 is a lot harder than it looks. Start from the belay of Dinkum...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E4 6a
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  • Latest Comments

    For TREVALLEN

    The Coriolis Affair
    "Excellent first pitch with great moves to gain the break." 16/Apr

    Trevallen Pillar
    "Don't recall any insit gear ... I normally avoid 'fluttery' routes but this seem..." 01/Sep top50

    Trevallen Pillar
    "the insit gear on the crux of the first pitch was welded in but old and made it ..." 09/Jan top50

    Sunlover
    "It used to be possible to place a good no.6 wire from standing in the first brea..." 21/Jun top50

    Dinkum Wall
    "First pitch is tough for E1 5b and bold to start. Second pitch currently has a ..." 25/May

    Sunlover
    "such a lovely route and all the time i had groove armada's 'sunlover' in my heed..." 06/May top50

    Orange Robe Burning
    "A third vote for no need to worry about clipping the thread. The wires to back u..." 28/May

    Fascist Groove Thang
    "I wasted an hour on the first fifteen feet of this route trying to find a way up..." 26/Aug

    Dogs of Hoare
    "A better description would be '...committing move upwards to large, but dubious ..." 26/Aug

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