Moorside Rocks

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Afternoon sun
Level
30 mins
Sheltered

The southern extremity of Gardom's is a neat little outcrop, like a Dartmoor Tor, featuring rounded rock a number of desperate aretes, and a lovely grassy base. Guidebook page 332.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Choked Chimney
6m. The block-choked rift is surprisingly awkward.
1 user comment
 VD 4a
2
Charlotte Dumpling
8m. The rounded rib is accessed from the chimney.
 
1 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
E4 5c
3
Superbloc
8m. The arete of the chimney features extreme roundedness.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Rounded
E8 6c
4
Straight Chimney
8m. A rectilinear rift giving interesting back-and-foot work.
 HVD 4a
5
Brazil
8m. Another rounded monstrosity with the usual slopy finale.
 
1 Stars
Rounded
E6 6b
6
Moorside Crack
10m. Udge the leaning and widening crack.
 
1 Stars
Technical
VS 4c
7
Press Gang
6m. The centre of the domed buttress has the usual finish!
 
Rounded
E3 5c
8
Moorside Rib
8m. A mantel start reaches a ledge, pad up the rib above.
 
1 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
HS 5a
9
The Jackalope
6m. The hanging fissure gives a jamming master-class!
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3 6b
  • Latest Comments

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    Bitter
    "v.safe, great move(s) - if only it were longer" 21/May

    Landsick
    "Did Landsick, Moyers and Eye of Faith last Saturday; this one was by far the har..." 20/Sep

    Apple Arete
    "yer very nice in the upper section but very escapable to the rght in bottom half..." 03/May

    Crottle
    "That about sums it up" 29/Mar

    Tree Groove
    "Probably HS 4b with a couple of big cams for the traverse. Actually, probably HS..." 05/Oct

    Gardom's Unconquerable
    "Excellent route, the bottom flake is hard work and interest is maintained to the..." 29/May

    Make it Snappy
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