Morty's Corner

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Afternoon sun
10 mins
Level
Sheltered

Below the main crag-top path on the usual approach are some neglected buttresses. Most are overgrown, though the three routes around the deep groove of Morty’s Corner are worth seeking out if you want some solitude. Guidebook page 268.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Slipper Slab
12m. Balance out to the arete (chipped?) and head up it direct and on better holds. A Direct Start is 5c.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
HVS 5a
2
Morty’s Corner
12m. The deep corner gives a good butch pitch.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
3
Downes’ Crack
12m. Layback the thinning flake rapidly with hard moves to reach the ledge. An easier crack completes the route.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VS 5a
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