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Sport
Sun and Shade
5 mins
Level

The impressive, tall face on the far left has a fine set of wall climbs, which are just a little too packed-in for their own good. In general though the routes are well bolted and offer some good, fierce face-climbing.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Beastiality
 6a
2
Killer Bee
 6c
3
Ladybird Killers
 6c+
4
Six Bee or Not Six Bee
 6c+
5
Bee Movie
 6a+
6
To Bee a Star
 6a
7
Terry and June
 6c
8
Tawk the Squawk
Balance and slap a way up the left-hand side of the arete.
 
1 Stars
7a
9
Squawkietawkie
The right-hand side of the hanging arete, starting through the roof.
 
Strong
7a
10
Obelix
The middle of the sidewall tower, to a hard finish.
1 user comment
 
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
11
Can'tgetmyfix
Start up Obelix and break right.
 
Technical
Crimpy
6c+
12
Getafix
The right-hand arete of the tower. Another hard finish.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Pumpy
7a+
13
Play it Again Sam
The angular groove - a good line, pity about the rock.
 
Loose
HVS 5a
14
Reservoir Frogs
Good varied climbing right of the corner, starting up a crack.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
6c
15
Little Lady
18m. The thin crack and flake up the slope to the right. Scruffy.
 E3 5c
16
First Offence
Intricate and balancy climbing.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
6c+
17
When Reason Sleeps
A very technical start leads to a bold-feeling upper wall.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
7a+
18
Stainsby Girls
Head straight up from the wide crack in the base of the wall, then pull into the technical groove. Finish up this.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
7b
19
Virtual Insanity
Popular and good. The fingery face leads straight up to a flake and a thought-provoking finish. Lots of bolts and quite a few...
11 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b
20
Soft Centre
A tiny groove and thin crack lead to the roof. Less good above, and beware the loose block. Used to feel bold but it has been...
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
7a+
21
Lies and Deception
A good lower wall and a hard move back right above the (hollow?) roof to gain the final groove.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7a
22
Summat Outanowt
The long slim groove leads to a tricky overlap and fine headwall.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7a
23
Lost Contact
The groove is easy, the crack and face above are sustained.
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
24
Soggy Biscuits
A fingery climb with a hard finish.
9 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
7b+
25
Can Boys
Some boys can. Superb climbing up the clean face.
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
Fluttery
7a
26
Can Can Girls Can't
The clean face just to the right.
 
1 Stars
6c
27
Bedlam
The bolt-line on the far right.
1 user comment
 
Fluttery
6c+
28
Noisy Neigbours
Start up Beldam and break right.
 
Crimpy
7a
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  • Latest Comments

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    Riding the Bullet
    "No issue with bolts that I noticed (and I'm normally a bit of a wimp). Super rou..." 04/Sep

    Sock it to 'em
    "Whilst no longer seriously underbolted it is still undergraded - probably harder..." 26/Jul

    Soggy Biscuits
    "One loose-ish hold in the middle section - otherwise solid." 09/Jul

    Sock it to 'em
    "Seriously underbolted, seriously undergraded! No way 5!!" 29/Apr

    Going Straight
    "Now very loose in the middle section - plus it is NOT 18m long. A 40m rope does..." 21/Apr

    Riding the Bullet
    "Same comments about bolting seem to apply to most of the routes here as made by ..." 03/Aug

    More Chattery Teeth
    "Thin to start. An "okay" route." 07/May

    Shanacie
    "NOT 18m unless your belayer (somehow!) stands on the grassy ledge. From the gro..." 29/Jul

    Virtual Insanity
    "Has certainly lost holds on the crux since I first did this. Now solid 7b, but n..." 24/Aug

    Triple Sec
    "There is a lot of loose rock in the ledge." 16/Aug

    Virtual Insanity
    "Totally direct (the only way I noticed at the time) this would be the hardest 7b..." 09/Aug

    Riding the Bullet
    "same comments as for Shanacie; theres a ridiculous run out (the moves to clip yo..." 15/Jul

    Can Boys
    "I disagree Goi, it's a great little route;-)" 28/Aug

    Virtual Insanity
    "Was always given 7b for the direct to the flake. Don't know why it was changed. ..." 08/Aug

    Soft Centre
    "A great little route - worth a couple of stars for the line and the climbing. Th..." 05/Aug

    Friend 15
    "Belay renewed 4.8.07" 05/Aug

    The Crystal Maze
    "Great route, which keeps you angling for holds" 28/Jul

    Bedlam
    "Rebolted with substantial new gear where hangers previously existed. New belays ..." 20/Jul

    Just Passing Through
    "This route was mentioned in an article in Climber, and states that it features a..." 16/May

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