Fire and Ice Area

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Trad and Sport
Lots of sun!
7 mins
Uphill
Sheltered

The first section of crag on the left wing at the top of the approach gully. Steep bulging starts and thin technical upper walls typify the stlye of climbing on these walls. Some of the undercutting is rather brutal.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Yale
10m. A good exercise in bridging and one of the better easier routes on the left wing.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
2
Melody
12m. The excellent rounded arête has a bold start and technical finish past a peg, thoroughly absorbing. Most lower off the...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E4 6a
3
So Lucky
12m. Climb direct to the large Yew tree via an undercut flake. From the tree move left to join Melody at its peg.
1 user comment
 
Loose
E4 6a
4
Big Mouth Strikes Again
12m. Climb rightwards to a good but blind wire placement in a flake. Move up to a bolt and make a long reach to small holds...
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Technical
E4 6b
5
A Different Kind of Hypertension
12m. Good wall climbing passing an in-situ nut and thread, with an awkward finish rightwards through a small bulge. It is...
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3 5c
6
Hyperdrive
12m. The obvious groove is the best route of its grade at the crag. Climb the first few feet of Hypertension before embarking...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E3 6a
7
Bolt the Blue Sky
10m. Start as for Baby Crusher but climb leftwards above a prickly thorn bush to a bolt and good hold. From the good holdmake a...
6 user comments
 
Strong
7b
8
Baby Crusher
11m. Undercut rightwards to attain a standing position on the obvious protruding block ledge. Climb the wall above to reach the...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
7b
9
Dyperspace
10m. Boulder out the steep wall direct to the block ledge on Baby Crusher and finish up this.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
7c
10
This Vision Thing
10m. Start by making a long stretch to a good hold at the base of the orange bulge. Pull up rightwards before moving back left...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Strong
7b
11
Fat Boys Top 50
10m. Take a deep breath then blast up the bulging wall using undercuts, crimps and layaways. Easier than it looks!
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
7a+
12
The Planet
10m. Climb the featureless wall passing three bolts before moving left to join Fat Boys at a high peg.
4 user comments
 
Reachy
Crimpy
7b+
13
Fire Top 50
10m. From the third bolt on Ice step left and climb the wall above to the base of a yellow groove. Finish easily up this. A...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
Crimpy
7b
14
Ice Top 50
10m. A superb Dinbren test piece. Powerful moves gain the obvious undercut, step out right and continue straight up into the...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
Crimpy
7b
15
Hot Stuff
9m. Pull through the initial bulge into the base of the prominent groove, either climb this direct or better still move...
5 user comments
 
Strong
7a
16
Silly Games
8m. Fingery climbing up the wall to the right of the deep groove.
 
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
17
Amadeus
8m. The wall and crack left of Soap.
 HVS 4c
18
Ice on the Motorway
25m. A high level traverse of the Fire and Ice wall which starts up Silly Games and traverses left around the fourth bolt level...
 
Crimpy
E5 6a
  • Latest Comments

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    So Lucky
    "This had been bolted some time ago, (not by me) 3 bolts. Has now been finished 4..." 13/Jun

    It's Yours
    "The Project to the left has been climbed and is called The sound and the fury 8b..." 31/Aug

    The Orgasmatron
    "Glad this one is getting some attention. Nice one Sam" 04/Aug

    The Orgasmatron
    "I repeated this from the ground today. Powerful boulder problem start utilising ..." 29/Jul

    Driller Thriller
    "Route to the left of Driller Thriller " Trailer Trash" F6b. 23.05.12 ..." 26/May

    Dyperspace
    "I think a hold under the roof has evolved making this slightly easier since it w..." 20/Sep

    Cubase
    "Phew! Thought it was just me that found this desperate! Thought the boulder prob..." 15/Sep

    Big Mouth Strikes Again
    "Another forgotten route revived by Charlton Chestwig" 16/Aug

    Big Mouth Strikes Again
    "Now is an excellent clean, reachy 7a after rebolting. Thanks to GG" 14/Aug

    Quick Flash
    "Route to the right, behind ash tree "Wonderwall" F6c+/7a. cool moves,..." 22/Jul

    The Rivals
    "Yeah, I ended up doing it again before we left without the hold - you´re probabl..." 15/Jun

    Highway
    "There seemed to be only one obvious line and one obvious rest on the right which..." 09/Jun top50

    Highway
    "There are two variations on this route and they should probably both be describe..." 09/Jun top50

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