The Eliminates Wall

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The magnificent Eliminates Wall, one of the most intimidating bits of grit around, is home to arduous crack climbs from the 50s and desperate face climbs from the 70s, 80s and 90s. Apart from for The Peapod, queues are unheard of!
Approach (see map on page 405) - From the gate at the start of the green drive follow the track for 450m then slant left to reach the edge of the Eliminates Wall, descend here.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Left Eliminate
The left-hand crack is short and 'ard. Maybe the same grade as Toy, but sees a lot less attention. Gaining the narrower upper...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
Graunchy
E1
2
The Zone
Climb the smooth wall left of The Peapod by desperately fingery climbing. Protected by a cluster of skyhooks.
 
2 Stars
Technical
E9
3
The Peapod Top 50
Mega-classic. A short slippery crack leads to the base of the pod. Back and foot up this to a difficult exit. Arguments abound...
17 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
HVS
4
Peas of Mind
The blunt right arete of The Peapod is sustained, unprotected and, except for the obvious method, inescapable!
 
1 Stars
E6
5
The Shape of Things to Come
A well-named impressive face climb between the two cracks. Passing a runner early on, climb the face on crimpy finger-holds to...
 
2 Stars
E6
6
The Right Eliminate
Do this and Great Slab (in a pair of pumps!) on the same day to get a measure of the skill of the Master. An exhausting...
8 user comments
 
3 Stars
Strong
Graunchy
E3
7
Drummond Base
Climb the slim groove immediately left of Linden, crossing rightwards past another groove to finish up Linden.
 
2 Stars
Technical
E8
8
Linden
Brilliant face climbing, despite the drilled holds. Make a very hard move to leave the block and gain the dodgy flakes. Then...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
E6
9
The Grey Area
Start as for Linden. From the nuts, climb diagonally right to gain Hurricane and some more gear. Continue direct.
 
2 Stars
Technical
E8
10
Happy Hart
Climb the incipient crack left of the shallow groove (low side-runners) and then the mighty bold wall above. An enigma that has...
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E8 7a
11
Hurricane
Still a gripper but less so than when it was graded E2. Climb Scroach to below its jamming-crack then teeter left to gain a...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
E4
12
Scroach
From the tip of the tombstone, make a baffling (6a until sussed?) step round left into the shallow groove which takes small...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
E2
13
Hercules
The wide crack is a good warm-up for the Eliminates if you squirm it, and it might just make you change your plan for the day....
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Strong
Graunchy
E1
14
Alpha
The groove just right with a jutting tombstone is a bit of a contrast to most things hereabouts, though it still requires...
7 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
15
Twinkle Toes
The left-hand crack - neat footwork helps.
 
Technical
HS
16
The Severed Garden
A taxing slab with a bad landing.
 
Technical
f6C
17
The Pugalist
The right-hand crack is more of a fist-fight.
 
Graunchy
HS
18
Quad Crack
The wide crack on the left.
 
Graunchy
Loose
HVS
19
Walk on By
The stunningly blank wall.
 
3 Stars
Technical
f7C+
20
Quarry Climb
The other crack on the right.
 
Loose
S
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    Honest John
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