Prayer Wheel Wall

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Early morning sun
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
12
Pollyanna
The pushy crack in the sidewall leads to a cleaned leftward exit.
 
Strong
Pumpy
Loose
E1
13
Horizon
Meander up the ledgy wall just right of the corner. The corner direct is quite a bit harder but artificial. Abseil from a fixed...
1 user comment
 
Fluttery
S
14
Juggernaut
Climb easy rock into a shallow groove, up this and its left arete to reach a white band of rock. Move right to a groove to...
 
Technical
VS
15
Lost Horizon
Wander up ledges left of the arete of the cave then move left and mantle into the base of a groove. Up then left along ledges...
1 user comment
 S
16
Aux Bicyclettes
The arete left of the cave leads to a ledge. Move left then back right to the continuation crack. Recleaned in early 2011.
 VD
17
Fingal's Flue
Start 12m back in the dark and climb up the back of the chimney into the roof of the cave to access the dim and distant...
 
Fluttery
Graunchy
HS
18
Fingal's Cave
Bridge up the inside of the cave (easier for the tall) to the roof then exit forward to daylight via the hole above the block...
 
Fluttery
Graunchy
HVS
19
The White Knight
An easy outing, once popular but now neglected and floral. Climb the face right of the cave rightwards to a ledge - possible...
 VD