Sunshine Superman

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Afternoon sun
Downhill
3 mins
Sheltered

A short wall of good rock at the left-hand end of the Upper Tier. It is less popular than other sections of the cliff, but there are some action packed little routes here. Guidebook page 308.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Bogeyman
8m. The short steep crack on the far left is good value.
 
1 Stars
Strong
VS 5a
2
Birdie
10m. Climb the wall just right of the crack by unobvious moves.
 
Fluttery
HVS 5a
3
Super Spooky
10m. The wall has small, well spaced holds.
 
Crimpy
Fluttery
E2 5c
4
Hole in One
10m. Follow the good holds rightwards then make a big reach for the next set of holds and scuttle back left to finish up the...
 
1 Stars
Strong
VS 4c
5
Corbeau
10m. The wall is steep and pumpy, though the holds are generally good. Protection is in short supply.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E1 5a
6
Sunshine Superman
10m. Thrilling climbing linking great holds by powerful moves. From the final niche, either step left and power through the...
 
3 Stars
Strong
HVS 5a
7
Point Blank
10m. The fingery bulging wall leads to a solitary fluting which is used to make the hard moves to reach the top.
 
Reachy
Technical
Crimpy
E3 6a
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