Roof Route

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Sun from mid-morning
5 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

The first crag reached from the parking has a good set of climbs including a trio of Green Spot routes, the overhanging crack of Roof Route and some tougher stuff.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
When the Wind Blows
12m. Approach the upper leaning wall via the crack and lower roof, then sort yourself out before heading up and right then back...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E6 6b
2
Peace At Last
12m. The central line on the upper wall is approached by weaving though the lower overhangs. Follow the crusty lines of...
 
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6a
3
Outward Bound
12m. The right arete of the upper wall gives a fine pitch which is low in the grade - for the strong. Climb straight through...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
E3 5c
4
March Line
12m. A pleasant easier outing with an impressive top pitch. Climb the short corner to belay at the left end of the long ledge....
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
VD
5
Wall and Crack
12m. Climb the crack to the ledge (possible stance) then continue up the angular corner, passing the roof out on the right...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
S 4b
6
Roof Route Top 50
14m. The beckoning roof-crack is a beauty and high in the grade. From the ledge on Wall and Crack, do battle with the...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E1 5b
7
Hazelrigg Wall Left-hand
8m. Desperate moves up the blankest section of the wall.
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3 6b
8
Hazelrigg Wall
8m. Good climbing up the right-hand side of the green wall. Fingery and probably a bit harder then you are expecting - a...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
E1 5c
9
Pinup
8m. The leaning orange wall and left-hand side of the rib above gives a fierce little pitch. Crank on those pimples. Highball...
 
Technical
E2 6a
10
Original Route
14m. Climb the groove to the ledge then pull over the left-hand side of the big roof on thankfully substantial holds (VDiff!)...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
VD
11
Highland Fling
14m. The crack in the lower wall leads to the ledge and roof. A mighty heave is needed to get established on the easier upper...
 
Strong
E1 5c
12
Final Wall
12m. The pleasant wall and the corner behind the holly bush.
 
2 Stars
VD
13
Big Aerial Dynamite
8m. Desperate moves through the roof and up the wall.
 
1 Stars
Technical
E5 7a
14
Dwarfs' Nightmare
8m. Access the niche with considerable difficulty.
 
1 Stars
Strong
E2 6b
  • Latest Comments

    For BACK BOWDEN DOORS

    The Arches
    "Great route if your 5'7"......take a tall second just for the crack..." 12/Jun top50

    Outward Bound
    "Great route. not much in this and lost cause, hard 6a!" 20/Oct

    On the Rocks
    "Dare I say it's too straightforward for 6c; perhaps a stiff 6b? Definately worth..." 25/Sep

    Original Route
    "Surely deserves some stars? The first corner is pleasant and the jugs above are ..." 13/Sep

    On the Verge
    "E3 5b/c is more sensible for someone of average height. Only one tricky move." 12/Sep top50

    Charlotte's Dream Direct
    "The first ascent of the direct version was by Mark Savage in 2003. There were tw..." 02/Sep

    Hazelrigg Wall
    "Font 5+ highball with a good mat." 09/Aug

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