Faceache Area

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Sport
Afternoon sun
Level
5 mins
Abseil
Tidal

These walls are peppered with a number of quality harder lines. The routes on the inside walls need evening sun to dry them. Guidebook page 181.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Labyrinth
An exciting route, taking a sweeping diagonal line leftwards from the belay ledge on One Life. Swing left along a handrail to...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
2
One Life
S3. The finely-positioned arete can be started from the higher belay ledge on the right.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7b
3
Faceache
S3. Probably the best route here, giving superb face climbing up the right-hand side of the arete.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
4
The Code Breaker and the French Teacher
Blind climbing up the groove in the centre of the face.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7a+
5
Obscene Gesture (Part 2)
Climb rightwards up the face. Shares the first bolt with The Code Breaker and the French Teacher.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
6
The Skin Trade
S2. Traverse the lower break rightwards then climb the arete. Left of the bolts gives a less-good 6c+.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
7a+
  • Latest Comments

    For WHITE HOLE

    Mirthmaid
    "Is the lower band of rock here dry very often any time of the year? Yet to find..." 24/Jul

    Staple Diet
    "Great route! Broke a hold yesterday, but there is still enough of it left to ..." 15/Oct

    The Cruel Sea
    "Only one awkward move." 09/Oct

    Balance of Power
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