The Quarry - East Wall

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The East Wall of the quarry is a vertical wall of generally excellent rock with a number of prominent horizontal breaks running across the entire face. These breaks are linked by thin cracks and smooth walls. The climbing is very good but bold. Guidebook page 127.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Any Which Way You Can
16m. A tricky pitch close to the arete. Climb to the wide break and move up a small left-leaning corner/groove 3m right of the...
 
Technical
Fluttery
E2 5b
2
Planet Head
16m. A puzzling number. Follow Kyani Quatsi to the break and then move right to the first rightward-trending thin crack-line,...
 
Technical
Fluttery
E3 5c
3
Any Which Way
17m. A mini-classic that climbs the line of thin rightward-leaning cracks up the tallest section of the wall. Move up to the...
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
4
Mud Slide Slim
16m. Start just right of the nick in the overhang above the wide break. Pull onto the cream-coloured wall and move up to a bolt...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E4 6a
5
This Way to Clitheroe
16m. A fine but serious piece of wall climbing. Make a stiff pull onto the wall and boldly crank up the shallow horizontal...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
Fluttery
E4 6a
6
Clevor Trevor
16m. Excellent and serious climbing. Start up a shallow water-stained groove just left of the starting cracks of The Last...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
E4 6a
7
The Last Straw
16m. An attractive line that is unfortunately often dirty as it follows a drainage line - consider giving it a clean first. The...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E3 5c
8
Trabucco
15m. The wall right of the crack proves to be a test of 'wing span'. Pull onto the wall and climb on sloping breaks to beneath...
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Crimpy
E4 6b
9
White Smear
15m. Lovely climbing on fine rock but with no meaningful protection. Move up past the tiny white smear on sloping holds and...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E4 5c
10
Amy
30m. The traverse of the East Wall. Start as for White Smear. From beneath the small overhang, traverse left via the break to...
1 user comment
 
Pumpy
E3 5c
11
Lingen
8m. The left side of the slabby wall.
 
Fluttery
VS 4b
12
Fling
8m. The right side of the blank slabby wall.
 
Fluttery
VS 4b
  • Latest Comments

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    Lost Control
    "Sadly this route has been chipped by some mindless vandal." 28/Jun

    Amy
    "This is Dave's route - I was just along for the ride. Named after Dave's newly a..." 07/Aug

    Forever the Suspect
    "you mean go off route!!" 01/Jul

    Sudden Impact
    "agreed; a "solid" 5..." 24/May

    Crime Scene
    "Lovely move after the break" 14/Mar

    Checkpoint Charlie
    "I found this harder than Traction Control!" 30/May

    Cluedo
    "Getting polished. Keep left of the bolts to find the holds." 29/May

    Over the Wall
    "gave this a 6b for the crux - found it very tough." 27/May

    Sudden Impact
    "Interesting moves to the first bolt for a F4 route!" 11/May

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