Tegness Pinnacle

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Early morning sun
5 mins
Up and Down
Sheltered

This pleasant pinnacle is tucked away in a small quarry, only minutes from the Froggatt parking. The Original Route is the most popular climb though they are all worth doing. Moonlight ascents, headstands and all the usual malarky have been practised here! There are another 20 or so short and poor routes in the quarry.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Original Route
The arete facing the car park is the easiest way up (and down) the pinnacle. Belaying on the tiny summit is tricky and a thread...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
D
2
Rock the Casabah
Climb the blunt cracked arete in the north-facing wall.
 E1
3
Thin Crack
The thin crack is reached by a mantelshelf, then it and the arete are climbed in tandem. Can be green.
 HVS
4
Silver Spoon
The narrow valley face is climbed mainly via the left arete, though the occasional 'lifting-a-fridge' move helps.
 E2
5
Barrage
A technical and unprotected arete climbed on its right side.
 E2
6
Pisa Cake
An eliminate squeezed up the wall just right of the arete starting via the wider of a pair of cracks.
 E1
7
Pisa
The right-hand crack leads to ledges, then trend left on good holds to the summit. Avoid the arete for the grade otherwise it...
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS