Inelegance Area

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Sun from mid-morning
Uphill
8 mins
Sheltered

Deep chimney cracks and juggy flakes contrast well will some very bold but technically superb steep face climbs. The easier climbs are well worthwhile.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Rough Cut
9m. Start up broken cracks and move right to a ledge with a precariously balanced flake, move back left and climb the tricky...
1 user comment
 
Technical
HVS 5a
2
Crystal Ship
9m. Very good moves but super serious. Deceptively technical climbing gains the diagonal overlap, move left to pull over on...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E3 5c
3
Dope on a Rope
10m. Serious climbing up the centre of the grey wall, there is some gear but it is blind and hard to place as the crucial...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
E6 6a
4
Dead Fingers Talk
11m. Excellent technical moves with a committing start. Move up to the top of the first crack of Inelegance then step left with...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E3 6a
5
Inelegance Top 50
15m. A strong line and excellent sustained climbing along the obvious left to right diagonal line of pinnacles.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
VD
6
Inspiration
13m. A very good climb taking the hand sized crack direct to the upper pinnacle on Inelegance.
 
Technical
HS
7
Incompetence Top 50
12m. An excellent pitch of its type. The wide crack/chimney is sustained and protectable with slings and wires. Finish up the...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
HVD
8
Insecure
12m. Move easily up to a block ledge at the start of the zigzag crack. Well protected moves up the initial crack lead to a...
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
HVS 5a
9
Ashgrove
12m. Squirm up the chimney passing an ash tree at half height.
 VD
  • Latest Comments

    For WORLD'S END

    Crystal
    "Route to left, steep to start, a crimpy pull over the bulge then continue up the..." 19/Mar

    Titanium Man
    "Slightly damp on Saturday! Similar but slightly harder than Tearg Wall: easy, ge..." 30/Apr

    The Final Solution
    "No lower off! Why?" 27/Mar top50

    Quill
    "Hard for the grade? I don't think so!" 11/Oct

    Cornucopia
    "As above comment, does seem a bit dodgy for HVS 5a" 10/May

    Scarface Groove
    "Maybe water washed through it but not much gear and rock not sound." 07/Aug

    Copper Pinnacle
    "was this named the worm in the stewart cathcart guidebook?" 24/Jul

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