Fisherman's Steps South

Boulder
Afternoon sun
Downhill
12 mins

This is the second group reached from the Apiary Wall and is directly below the Fisherman's Steps. There are some outstanding blocks and problems here with good landings in a perfect environment - enjoy. Guidebook page 154.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Problem 1
From the bottom of the flake go left and up the wall.
 
1 Stars
V1 5c
2
The Flake Top 50
A classic line on surreal holds.
 
2 Stars
V0 5a
3
Problem 3
The arete is straightforward but a little highball.
 
Fluttery
V0- 4c
4
G Brady
A good warm up. Follows the scoops from right to left with no use of the top. Photo on page 144.
 
Bumstart
Rounded
V3
5
Left Crack Top 50

1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Strong
V6
6
Hueco Crack Top 50
A brilliant line which doesn't give in easily right to the top. V5 and worthwhile from standing.
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Bumstart
Strong
V7
7
Lateral Mindset
Climbs the awesome and not quite blank wall. Take a Jonathan Edwards - style running jump to the small hold and then dyno...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Strong
V8 9
8
Fisherman's Dyno Top 50
Jump for the hold on the lip then rock over for the crease and up you go. A contender for the best V2 in the Lakes.
 
3 Stars
V2 6a
9
Tender Hooks
Starting from a crimp in a seam for the left hand and a gaston for the right, heel-hook to a slot on the slab, straight through...
 
1 Stars
Bumstart
Technical
V8 9
10
Tim's Crack
From sitting, climb the Separate Reality-esque roof crack to jugs at the lip and finish easily. From standing the grade is a...
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Bumstart
Strong
Pumpy
V10
11
Problem 11
The arete which is reached from the adjoining boulder.
 V1 5c
12
Pockets Traverse
Does what it says on the tin!
 V0- 4c
13
Traverse
Traverse from left to right and finish up the arete.
 
Bumstart
V2 5c
14
Problem 14
The wall using a pocket.
 
1 Stars
Bumstart
V1 5c
15
Problem 15
The overhanging arete.
 
Bumstart
V2 6a
  • Latest Comments

    For ST BEES NORTH HEAD

    Problem 41
    "A much better problem than the lack of stars suggests." 11/Jul

    Tim's Crack
    "with much brushing of chalk gets nearly dry. if totally dry wud probably be v9 b..." 24/Oct

    Hueco Crack
    "Pretty good. But the best use for bouldering mats at st bees is for the walk to ..." 20/Apr top50

    Clash of the Titans
    "Sorry Davey!" 03/Apr

    Clash of the Titans
    "this problem was done by myself after joe wilson pointed it out to me as a proje..." 02/Apr

    Lateral Mindset
    "awesome problem get your running shoes on :D" 31/Mar

    Clash of the Titans
    "Yes, it was Ryan. And V7 is about right. Some old geezer even flashed it, so it ..." 29/Mar

    Yellow Desert Scream
    ""Yellow Bellied Scream" - Nice, I like it!" 27/Mar

    Yellow Desert Scream
    "topped it out straight up in v damp conditions 1 small pad no spotters, good nam..." 26/Mar

    Clash of the Titans
    "I don't think this is V8, more like V6 for beanpoles and V7 if you're short. Gre..." 26/Mar

    Tim's Crack
    "greg's new problem is missing that starts at the back of here, could not look mo..." 26/Mar

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