Le Chacal Area

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Afternoon sun
Uphill
20 mins

The first area encountered an the approach is the impressive Le Chacal area that is profiled starkly against the skyline. The crag is split at mid height by a band of overhangs. The lower walls are a mix of slabs, walls. steep grooves and cracks. some of the rock high up needs care.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Arthurís Pillar
A very poor and potentially dangerous outing on the far left side of the crag.1) 4c, 21m. Start just right of the large...
 
Loose
VS 4c
2
Monkeys Claws
A poor route featuring some nasty ground.1) 5b, 24m. Move right from the start of Arthur's Pillar to the large groove. Take...
 
Loose
E3 5c
3
Was it Stew
37m. The semi-bolted line up the wall to the left of the lefttrending overhanging flakeline of The Fall and Decline. Finish as...
 
1 Stars
E4 6b
4
The Fall and Decline
The left arching line through the overhangs is a fine route featuring strenous climbing and good protection.1) 5c, 25m....
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
5
Le Chacal
A wild and exposed initial pitch snaking through the band of mid-height overhangs.1) 5a, 25m. Climb up into the flake-line...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
6
A Touch of Class
An old classic that swaggers up some excellent walls, slabs and overhangs although not always on the best of rock in its upper...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E2 5c
7
Back Yard Holiday
38m. A fine direct pitch with plenty of good and sustained climbing. Often overlooked. Start right of Le Chacal below a thread...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4 6a
8
Swelling Itching Brain
38m. Start just right of Back Yard Holiday.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
E5 6c
9
One Continuous Picnic
40m. No description yet.
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
E5 6b
10
Three Dimensions
1) 5b, 26m. No description yet.2) 5a, 10m. No description yet.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5c
  • Latest Comments

    For CRAIG ARTHUR

    Dead Manís Creek
    "nice route, good moves. reckon f6c about right." 14/Aug

    The Fall and Decline
    "Top pitch contains dangerous loose blocks andy Stewart" 25/Sep

    Survival of the Fastest
    "There used to be a peg runner that protected the crux and with this in place the..." 26/Aug

    Stratagem
    "A well-worth route. Would give it 2 stars as opposed to the 1 star given in CL. ..." 24/Aug

    Survival of the Fastest
    "Confused by Tyler's comment as I led this on Saturday and E5 6a felt spot on. T..." 24/Aug

    Punch and Judy
    "The loss of a hold has made the crux of this route a bit harder, possibly soft E..." 12/Oct

    Digitron
    "Definitely agree that the finishing move from the jug up to the sapling is harde..." 29/Sep top50

    Back Yard Holiday
    "Ah yes - I have to admit that it was my fat arse which snapped that thread almos..." 26/Jun

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