Tiger Wall

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The prominent jutting snout is home to a classic VS and a couple of marginally less worthy offerings. The short walls to the right have some taxing but short lived testpieces and a couple of classic problems. Guidebook page 67.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Prow Chimney
8m. The deep rift on the left side of the prow.
 
Graunchy
D
2
Prow Buttress
14m. Climb the centre of the face until it is possible to traverse out to the left arete. Up this for a couple of moves then...
 
1 Stars
HVD 3c
3
Jock Jones
10m. A worthwhile line up the centre of the face.
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
4
Tiger Wall
14m. Superbly positioned climbing up the centre of the face then out to the dramatic, hanging right-hand arete. Photo on page...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
VS 4c
5
Tiger Traverse
14m. The horizontal break high on the right-hand side of the face gives a good exposed pitch. Hand traversing the lower break...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c
6
The Extinguisher
8m. The awkward narrowing chimney on the right. A through-route is available for slim caving types.
 D
7
Bring Your Own Bombs
8m. The brushed rib on the left side of Mousehole Slab, is tackled direct to reach a hole then the top.
 
Rounded
HVS 5b
8
Mousehole Slab
8m. A mini Three Pebble Slab maybe. Head out right onto a ledge then balance up the slab passing the useful orifice (runner OR...
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
VS 4b
9
Rat Juggling
8m. The rib on the right is bold and precarious.
 
Fluttery
E1 5a
10
Rat au Vin
Layback the technically tasty arete.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
V3 6A
11
Sweet Apples
8m. Pull over the undercut base to access the scary arete.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E4 6b
12
Sour Grapes
8m. Gain the niche and ensuing crack with difficulty, then finish up the wall. If you can't do the start, don't worry, the rest...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
E3 6a
13
Boundary Wall
6m. Climb the face above the restored wall, using it with care.
 HVS 5b
14
Grape Nut
A fine problem up the arete. Jumping from the block onto the good hold drops the grade to V6.
 
2 Stars
Technical
V8 7B+
15
Wall Chimney
6m. The rift is the last feature of any consequence.
 D
16
Krafty
The undercut arete gives a very hard problem.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
V10 7C+
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    Earl Buttress
    "What the hell is going on? A soft touch with pleasant climbing on Yorkshire grit..." 10/Jul

    Mousehole Slab
    "HVS 4c - pretty nasty sandbag at VS and could hurt someone. The move to get your..." 21/Aug

    Earl Crack
    "Big friends required lower down. Good old fashioned VS with some tidy runouts be..." 07/Jun

    Erasor Slab
    "A Pex Hill 5b move!" 03/Aug

    Mousehole Slab
    "It is rather like a mini TPS. Just like TPS it gets overgraded by some too: U..." 01/Jun

    Earl Crack
    "I might be missing something, but I couldn't get any good gear in until over hal..." 20/Apr

    Early Riser
    "2 stars...pah.... this is one of the best micro routes on grit" 17/Feb top50

    Trite Rib
    "direct start is a really good boulder problem with a mat. drop off off traverse ..." 07/Nov

    Pedestal Rib
    "Don't bother with a rope or rack." 12/Sep

    Mousehole Slab
    "You can get a size two freind into the back of the hole and still use it (for fe..." 02/Aug

    Mousehole Slab
    "Dare I say - a mini TPS? But do you solo it and use the pocket for your foot, o..." 15/May

    Earl Crack
    "This is a top 50 route - few better grit VS's" 17/Jan

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