Prayer Wheel Wall

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Sun to mid-afternoon
10 mins
Uphill
Sheltered

The ever-popular and well-sheltered Prayer Wheel Wall is home to Padme and Mani which get plenty of ascents, but the slippery and tricky crack of Om is best left for the chanting.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Omlette
A tiny route with a huge potential fall. It can be bouldered, but where are you going to put the mat?
1 user comment
 
Technical
E3 6a
2
Om
The battered crack above the right-hand edge of the cave entrance is harder than it looks, and slippery too.
6 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
E1 5b
3
This Shit Wall
The un-noteworthy wall, starting 2m left of the scooped hole. The top section can be protected by a sneaky traverse into Mani.
3 user comments
 
Pumpy
E2 5b
4
Mani
Climb the wall just to the right of the scooped hole. Tricky moves at mid-height can be reachy. Above, it is just a matter of...
7 user comments
 
1 Stars
Reachy
E1 5b
5
Padme Top 50
The shallow groove gives a pleasant pitch with a tricky start and finish. Most people descend from the ledge, but there is a...
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
6
Asparagus
Follow the open corner, then trend right to ledges and a big tree with an in-situ belay.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
7
Robin
An eliminate ,but with some decent moves. Climb the white wall and shallow groove then balance up the bold rib to easy ground.
 
Fluttery
E2 5b
8
Cock-a-leekie Wall
A popular route at the grade requiring a tricky move to stand in the break and one sharp pull just above.
5 user comments
 
Technical
Crimpy
E2 5c
9
Vinegar Fly
A balancy line up the short wall and blunt arete to the right of Cock-a-Leekie Wall passing a bush en route. The arete is...
 
Loose
HVS 5a
10
Minestrone
Devious! The short angular groove leads to a roof - tricky gear and a loose flake. Pull left over this then trend left across...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
HVS 4c
11
Rosehip Wine
The more pronounced groove to the right gives a nice pitch which has recently been re-excavated. Easy ground leads past a rose...
 
1 Stars
HS 4a
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    Windhover
    "The crucial block at the start - providing an undercut then a foot hold as you d..." 29/Aug

    What the Hell?
    "This is a really good route - even the lower wall is okay - but it isn't 4b. I'd..." 26/May

    Gabriel and the Pearly Gates
    "Returning to Pearly Gates after a few years confirmed my impression that it was ..." 24/Apr top50

    Horizon
    "Worthwhile route, though not worth a star." 22/Apr

    Evasor
    "The length given for p1 here (and in the new Peak Limestone Rockfax for which I ..." 17/Oct top50

    Pygmies Walk Tall
    "Was really impressed with this route though it would benefit from more traffic t..." 24/Sep

    Dies Irae
    "Very little wear on this, compared to many routes at Stoney. Rock still felt gri..." 28/Aug

    Lost Horizon
    "S 3c or HS 4a gives a better idea of the bold nature of the route. Some interest..." 02/Jul

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