The Sentinel

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Afternoon sun
10 mins
Uphill

A fine steep buttress to the left of the quarried sections of the cliff. The routes are short but action packed and their position above the steep bank adds atmosphere. Guidebook page 40.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Peeler
6m. The short steep and strenuous crack on the left.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
S 4b
2
Overlapping Wall
6m. A taxing line through the centre of the mid-height overlap.
 
Technical
Crimpy
E1 6a
3
No Traverse
6m. Steep and tricky moves lead up the rib and through the overhang using awkward holds.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
4
Tony's Traverse
18m. A mini-expedition, pumpy, though on good holds. The finish up the side wall is tricky.
 
Pumpy
HS 4b
5
No Exit
8m. The prominent thin-hand crack leads to juggy bulges.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c
6
Traverse Not
8m. A taxing layback start up the blind groove gains jug-pulling above and then an awkward exit.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
VS 5a
7
Bed End
10m. Short but steep and exhilarating. Start just right of the arete and climb the crack before looping out left and back right...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVD
8
Sentinel Wall
8m. The side wall has taxing moves to pass the overlap.
 
Technical
HS 4b
9
Sentinel Chimney
8m. A constricted rift which is easier if you stay on the outside.
 M
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    Delilah
    "A classic of its kind, requiring interesting offwidth technique. If you're big ..." 01/Nov

    No Traverse
    "Fab, it may be short, it may be a one move wonder, but it's fab." 18/Aug

    Overhanging Arete
    "A bit on the bold side but nice." 04/Jul

    Kletterschuhe
    "I reckon you go to the right just before the block." 21/May

    Overhanging Arete
    "Either I missed something or there's not a lot of protection on this one! The ..." 12/May

    Sandy Hole
    "thought this route finnished up the blocks above the little cave....this is the ..." 23/Nov

    The Great Scoop
    "One of the best routes at Pule Hill" 01/Nov

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