Laid Black Area

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Sport
Afternoon sun
20 mins
Downhill

This section of wall is the continuation rightwards from the Downhill Spiral Area and is just before the tall buttress of the Bigger Piece Area.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
My Figure Head
Climb dirty ground to a ledge. Gain the groove above with difficulty, then pull over the roof to the lower-off.
 6c
2
The Shipping News
From the ledge of My Figure Head, step right and climb the technical wall past a deep break to the lower-off.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7b
3
Five Easy Pieces
A steep and intricate slab leads to a ramp and a steep, juggy headwall. Unfortunately loose low down and dirty higher up.
 
Technical
Loose
6c
4
Laid Black
Climb over cleaned ledges to below the black wall. Tricky moves through the bulge lead onto the wall. Climb this leftwards to...
 
1 Stars
6c+
5
Wonderful
Climb a thin wall via a faint crack, then move left to good holds at the top. Continue direct to a ledge and an awkward finish....
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
7a+
6
Wonder-Bra
Trend right from the start of Wonderful and climb the scooped wall past a ledge to a steep finish.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
6b
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    For WALLSEND NORTH

    Poop Scoop
    "There is a large loose block just above and left of the first bolt, beware!!" 09/Sep

    The Right Mix
    "Probably climbed this more times than any other route in Wallsend, never get bor..." 27/Jun

    They Walked in Line
    "Quality climbing, fierce but fun. Best done on a thick skin day." 03/Jun

    Eight-Bar Blues
    "I'm not sure how it could possibly be easier for the short, though I didn't thin..." 31/Jul

    Cosa Nostra
    "Seems to have reverted back to its previous dirty condition. The upper flake/cra..." 05/Jul

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