Cocytus Wall

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Sport
Sun and Shade
10 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

The Cocytus Wall has some powerful and technical climbs on steep walls and corners. The rock is generally good. The best routes will only fall to the strong-fingered.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Dumb Blonde
10m. Hard and thin climbing gains a big block after which an easy traverse right gains a ledge and lower-off.
 
Technical
Fluttery
E3 6a
2
American Express
Tendon-twanging technicalities are the order of the day on this fine micro challenge. Start just left of the slim groove of...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
3
Cocytus Top 50
A superb route featuring two contrasting pitches; the first is technical, and the second steep. Start beneath the slim, smooth...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
E3
4
More Steam, Bigger Women!!!
A stout exercise with a problematic initial wall, and a gradually steepening finale. Start just right of the Cocytus groove...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b
5
Torbay or Not Torbay
10m. An eliminate up the arete gives extremely sequency and insecure climbing.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7b
6
Blonde Bombshell
A hard and serious lead, taking on the 'blonde' wall left of the huge overhanging corner. Start below and right of a lone bolt...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E5
7
Acheron
Good physical climbing, despite the rather vegetated appearance from below. Start by scrambling up the slope, past the base of...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS
8
Cocytus, More Steam Connection
17m. A useful link up that gives one of the best pitches on the wall and at a reasonable grade. Climb to the second bolt on...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a
9
Blazing Apostles
16m. The arete leads to hard moves up and right to gain the groove. Change angle and swing across the huge roof. Either belay...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7b+
10
The Shroud
18m. The big, steep corner is disappointing.
 
Strong
Fluttery
E5 6b
11
Boy George
17m. A very steep arete with little respite. High in the grade.
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7c