Yellow Wall

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Afternoon sun
10 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

The recessed right-hand section of the quarry.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Fairy Steps Direct
24m. A fine climb up the corner that falls from the left edge of the long roof capping the wall. Follow the corner direct (good...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
VS 4c
2
Trepidation
24m. Start up Fairy Steps Direct but move onto the left wall and climb a flake-crack until a mantel reaches the finale of Fairy...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
3
Fairy Steps
24m. A lower grade quarry classic. Follow ramps and ledges leftwards to a niche (possible belay) then move left and climb the...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
HS 4b
4
Strange Brew
30m. ... and a strange line too, though it manages to reach parts of the crag that are rarely travelled. Start up Fairy Steps...
 
Pumpy
Fluttery
E2 5c
5
Forked Lightning Crack Top 50
24m. The striking zig-zag crack is the best known route in the quarry and remains one of Grit's 'big-ticks'. Climb easily to...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Graunchy
E2 5c
6
Bull's Crack
24m. A fine climb up a great line; the soaring corner bounding Yellow Wall. Layback and jam the corner passing the jutting nose...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
7
Senility
14m. Pumpy climbing up the leaning wall right of the corner. Generally the holds are good, but they are well spaced and the...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5b
8
Grindley's Grunt
14m. Climb the wall right of the arete to the niche in the roof and cross this by a pig of a move - get grunting! Originally...
2 user comments
 
Strong
HVS 5b
9
Monkey Puzzle
14m. A worthwhile extension to either of the two previous climbs. From Rabbit Ledge, follow the horizontal break out right past...
 
Pumpy
HVS 5a
  • 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

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