Atmospheres Area

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Trad and Sport
Afternoon sun
20 mins
Up and Down

The imposing bay of very steep limestone is easily picked out from the road and has some outstanding lines both sport and traditional.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Wibbly Wobbly World
12m. Pull through the initial bulge then follow a rightward trending line to the top avoiding the easier ground to the left.
 
Technical
E3 6a
2
Funky Monkey Pie
12m. A desperate start requiring a huge reach across the horizontal roof gains a positive jug at the lip, pull into the niche...
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Strong
7c
3
Killer Gorilla
12m. The overhanging crack-line is a good test in lay back and finger lock technique.
9 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
7a+
4
Planet Claire
12m. A superb alternative finish to Atmospheres with a brilliant “spacewalking” finale. Finger traverse left from the second...
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7b
5
Atmospheres
12m. One of the best routes in the valley incorporating sustained climbing in a wild position following a superb natural line....
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E5 6a
6
Private Idaho
12m. An excellent technical wall climb after the aided start. Aid up to the second bolt and start with your left finger in a...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7c
7
Generation of Swine
12m. Another very good sustained wall climb with a “sting in the tail”. Aid up to the second bolt and start with your left hand...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
8
Brain Box
12m. Using the first bolt for aid pull up to a good hold at the lip of the roof, this hold can also be reached from the ground...
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
Reachy
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
9
Aphrodizziness
12m. A worthwhile eliminate with some good climbing after the aided start. Take care with a hollow shield midway.
 
Technical
Crimpy
7a
10
Oxygen
12m. A very good route with a well positioned finish. Use a bolt for aid to reach a good hold by a peg. Continue up the lower...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
E3 6a
  • Latest Comments

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    Through the Grapevine
    "Now has new lower off. R.McConnell" 16/Jun

    Killer Gorilla
    "Just for info, I did this free the same day as I did Planet Clare. I gave it 7b+..." 04/Feb

    Atmospheres
    "Generally ok for grade. Pegs/tat in a bad way! Would trust them with a barge pol..." 06/Sep

    Killer Gorilla
    "Hey I wonder what this would go free at..." 04/Sep

    I Feel Like a Wog
    "Had a right struggle on this at the weekend the 7b+ to the left felt easier, I'd..." 25/May

    Centrefold
    "Good wall climb, eats small wires and would have been better on double ropes." 16/May

    Toccata
    "I would agree with that" 28/Sep top50

    Marnie
    "totaly agree with above comment, there arnt loads of holds!! small gear only." 18/Sep

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