Uncle's and Parson's Nose

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Trad
Lots of sun!
Uphill
10 mins
Sheltered

Two small buttresses on the far left with an interesting collection of routes. This area is usually very quiet and the views to the west are excellent. Guidebook page 202.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Aunties
The tricky left arete of the tower - no bridging back!
 
Technical
VS 5a
2
Rake's Progress
Trend right across the face to a fluted finale.
 
Rounded
D
3
Uncles
A short crack leads to the final wall with its trio of pockets.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
VS 4c
4
Straight and Narrow
The right-hand edge of the buttress is pleasant.
 
Rounded
VD
5
Parson's Chimney
The tiny chimney on the left.
 M
6
Hand Jive
Fingery climbing leads to a tricky exit. Avoid using the arete.
 
Technical
Crimpy
VS 5b
7
Jivers' Wall
Stretchy and fingery moves up the centre of the wall.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Crimpy
VS 4c
8
Bop Route
The arete of the front face leads to a shallow groove.
 
1 Stars
S 4a
9
Bopped
Battle the bulge on the front of the buttress.
 
Pumpy
VS 5a
10
Zoot Route Top 50
A good little number up the wall and groove left of the Nose.
 
2 Stars
VD
11
The Nose
Tackle the jutting snout on its right side - short but sharp.
 
Strong
HVS 5b
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    Main Mast Crack
    "Much to my disappointment (I'd even donned my Aldi thrutching jacket in preparat..." 23/Jul

    Pingers
    "Is this the only VS with a one finger pull-up?" 10/Dec

    The Shelf
    "A classic highball sprint." 25/Sep top50

    The Prow
    "'Lifting a Fridge'it couldn't be put any better!" 13/Sep top50

    Pets' Corner
    "Yeah, got to be worth 2 stars at least. Certainly one of the best routes I've do..." 12/Sep top50

    Pets' Corner
    "better than zeta wall" 12/Sep top50

    Prickly Rib
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    The Bulkhead
    "More like VS 4c I reckon. The slightly overhanging finger crack at the top is da..." 19/Jun

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