Inkerman Groove Area

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Lots of sun!
7 mins
Level
Sheltered

Inkerman Groove and the superb walls on either side provide some fantastic climbs. The routes are very technical but the gear potential is excellent.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Wogs Top 50
A rare commodity on UK limestone, a classic low-grade route. The polish is testimony to the route's popularity but does not...
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
HVD
2
Inkerman Groove Top 50
The curving, slim groove high on the wall is one of the best limestone VSs in Britain. Start as for Wogs. Photo on page 301....
3 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS 4c
3
White Life
An excellent, tough route with good gear on the crux which lies in the top third of the climb. High in the grade. Start as for...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E5 6b
4
Black Death Top 50
An impressive, high standard classic on immaculate rock. Start as for Wogs/White Life. Follow White Life to its first peg....
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
E4 6a
5
Machete Wall Top 50
A sustained and much sought-after tick that follows the right-hand side of the grey wall. Start at a short rib right of Wogs....
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E2 5c
6
Mortality Crisis
Reasonably-protected wall climbing linking some subtle features on the face right of Inkerman Groove. Start as for Machete...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4 6a
  • Latest Comments

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    Wogs
    "Chris Hurlock c.hurlock@harbourchallenge.co.uk Great climb polished at the b..." 15/Dec top50

    Twang
    "This was HVS in the Nick White CC guide. E1 seems fair now the peg has gone and ..." 22/May top50

    Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
    "short, desperate, insecure, awkward, but still strangely enjoyable." 26/Aug

    Wogs
    "Rock is in a bad way, polished to a high sheen in the bottom half of the route." 09/Aug top50

    Mortality Crisis
    "There are two directs on this. Most obvious- go straight from the peg at the top..." 22/Apr

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