Long Quarry Point

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Sport
Early morning sun
Up and Down
10 mins
Abseil
Tidal
Sheltered

Long Quarry Point is the vast disused open quarry at the northern end of Anstey’s Cove. There are a lot of trad routes in this quarry, and even a few semi-sport routes on the big dome of Shadow Beast. Included here are the only full sport routes in this area. Guidebook page 313.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Blue Planet
17m. A good route taking the large leaning wall left and above the blow-hole. The start is gained by a committing abseil from...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
2
Christine
17m. An extremely steep line through the roofs right of Blue Planet. Use the same abseil as Blue Planet but continue to an old...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
8a
3
Losing My Religion
20m. A sensational pitch which has been deep-water soloed. Start on a small ledge in the cave (just above high tide). Climb...
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7b+
4
Waterline
16m. A short route located inside the cave of the pinnacle, on the landward-facing wall, accessed by dropping into the...
 
Strong
6c+
5
Waiting for Charlie
17m. An artificial traverse but with good hard climbing. Scramble down to a small ledge on the seaward face, just by the...
 
1 Stars
DWS
Strong
Pumpy
7c