Red Wall

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Afternoon sun
10 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

The crack-seamed left-hand section of the quarry.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Curving Crack
16m. The pumpy crack in the right-facing side wall.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Graunchy
VS 4c
2
Vertical Speed
18m. Climb the corner then launch out onto the wall. Climb past two pegs to a juggy lump, then gain Hard Line with difficulty.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
E7 6c
3
Thin Red Line Top 50
20m. One of the best routes in the quarry, steep and pumpy but with good runners to catch you if/when you finally run out of...
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E1 5b
4
Hard Line
20m. Start up the crack of Thin Red Line. Where that route heads right, tackle the withering continuation crack above and left....
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E5 6b
5
Anticyclone
20m. The arduous link-up of Thin Red Line and Hard Line.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
E5 6b
6
Demerara
20m. A fine direct line, up the central crack system, which is best taken at a gallop. Once Thin Red Line is joined, things...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4 6a
7
Brown Sugar
20m. This long crack can be climbed direct, or via a diversion out to the right (where the holds go), either way, the roof...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5c
8
Pulpit Route
26m. Climb the ledgy groove left of the arete to reach the end of a ramp running across the face below the steeper rock. Follow...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
HVS 5a
9
A Step in the Light Green
24m. From the ledge, climb the leaning wall (peg) to reach the curving overlap. Up this powerfully then back left up a short...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Strong
E6 6b
10
Orange Crush
24m. From the ledge, climb the right-hand side of the wall (pegs) then move out onto the exposed leaning arete. This gives hard...
 
1 Stars
Strong
Fluttery
E6 6b
11
Cream
24m. The long angular arete separating the Red and Yellow Walls gives a good pitch, though protection is sparse.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E4 6a
  • Latest Comments

    For HEPTONSTALL QUARRY

    Anticyclone
    "This description is incorrect. Anticyclone climbs TRL until it is possible to sw..." 06/Jun

    Grindley's Grunt
    "Me again - id you want a good VS start up this (as per original) but before the ..." 09/Sep

    Fairy Steps Direct
    "Good route, but the finish whilst a little airy is a bit of a distraction and no..." 26/Oct

    Vertical Speed
    "Vertical speed is well worth 3 stars" 31/Aug

    Bull's Crack
    "I've got to agree, it's a really compelling line but the reality wasn't as good ..." 27/Aug

    Curving Crack
    "This climb is under graded at VS 4c, the bottom half is more like HVS 5b. I foun..." 27/May

    Grindley's Grunt
    "Original start- as per old blue guide - is off the 'col' trending slightly left ..." 06/May

    Pulpit Route
    "Awesomely good gear for a P2. But very bad rope drag if you place it. Its probab..." 02/Apr

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