Moorside Rocks

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The southern extremity of Gardom's is a neat little outcrop. It looks a bit like a Dartmoor tor and features rounded rock, a number of desperate aretes and a lovely grassy base.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Short Arete
The left arete.
 
1 Stars
f6B
2
Right Arete
The right arete of the small block.
 
1 Stars
f6C
3
Choked Chimney
The block-choked rift is surprisingly awkward to start and finish.
2 user comments
 
Graunchy
VD
4
Charlotte Dumpling
Move out right from the crack using a small edge to make a high rock-over. f6B above pads. Eliminating the right side of the...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E3
5
Will's Dyno
Gain the finish of Charlotte Dumpling via an impressive dyno.
 
2 Stars
Dyno
f8A
6
Superbloc
The huge rounded arete of the chimney is an impressive ground-up target above a decent stack of pads at f8A+.
 
1 Stars
E8
7
Straight Chimney
A rectilinear rift giving interesting hard work. Often a bit green.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
HVD
8
Batter Patter
Climb the thin seam to an awkward leftwards exit onto the ledge.
 
1 Stars
f6C+
9
Homeless
Another rounded monstrosity with the usual sloping finale. The seam/groove in the centre of the face may be of help. f6C for...
 
1 Stars
E8
10
Brazil
The earlier solution tackles the upper arete on its right side.
 
1 Stars
E6
11
Moorside Crack
Udge and wriggle the tricky leaning and widening crack.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Graunchy
VS
12
Press Gang
The centre of the domed buttress has the expected finish!
 E3
13
Moorside Rib
A mantel start reaches a ledge, then pad up the rib above. Short but technical to start and bold to finish.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS
14
The Jackalope
The hanging fissure gives a jamming/laybacking masterclass! Often done above mats at f7A.
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
E3
15
Small Worlds
Scale the front of the rib with a technical start, plus a rounded and reachy finish.
 
Technical
E3
16
Pillar Chimney
The last rift of any note gives a quick tick to get the tally up.
 
Graunchy
D
  • Latest Comments

    For GARDOM'S

    Apple Arete
    "Modern friends make this pretty well protected: these days I reckon more like HS..." 14/Apr

    Corner Crack
    "Changed from D to D, no votes" 23/Mar

    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
    "I agree, the description is perhaps somewhat misleading. It may have a big fall ..." 29/Apr

    Gardom's Unconquerable
    "Its only bold if you don't spot the hidden gear!" 23/Apr

    Finale Groove
    "I don't agree with Phil Lyon, there is loads of bomber gear placements! First pi..." 21/Mar

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