Inner West Cave

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DWS
No sun
Up and Down
5 mins
Tidal

The inner cave can be hard to find in good condition, but is a great venue when it dries out, usually in late season. Take a spotter in with you for the upper slab.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Route 66
9m. This line is almost DWS caving, up high in the roof of the West Cave. From the hanging slab in the cave, make a bold move...
 
1 Stars
DWS
6a S1
2
Escobar
5m. Small and fun, but steep; expect a struggle. From The Maypole resting niche, crank rightwards across the inside of the arch...
 
1 Stars
DWS
Strong
Pumpy
7a S0
3
Contortions
5m. Another micro-gem. Take a spotter (at S1) for the finishing moves, where the finish slab is close to your head. From the...
 
1 Stars
DWS
Strong
Pumpy
7a S1
4
El Guapo
9m. “The Beautiful”. An excellent and bouldery test-piece requiring good conditions. From the window, attack the pockets on the...
 
3 Stars
DWS
Strong
Pumpy
7b+ S0
5
El Diablo Suelto
14m. The hardest route inside the West Cave, linking just about every hard move on offer between The Maypole and the small...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Strong
Pumpy
7c S1
6
Old Timer's Club
10m. Starting from the finishing ledge of El Guapo, swing rightwards across the steep, slotted wall, until a full body-drop to...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Strong
Pumpy
7b+ S1
7
Lower than Whale Shit
10m. This line traverses the east side of the cave at low tide only, and features some hard, technical moves. From the start...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
DWS
Technical
6c+ S0
8
Last Season's Loozas
60m. A terrific little escapade, traversing all the territory between the East and West Caves, thereafter continuing through...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
DWS
5 S1
  • Latest Comments

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    Adrenochrome
    "Same start as Horny Lil Devil" 01/May

    The Maypole
    "This climb is really comfortable till you enter the cave. Once you enter the cav..." 13/Sep

    Lower than Whale Shit
    "Did this today starting from the 'window' i.e. the reverse of the description gi..." 28/Aug

    Gates of Greyskull
    "Helpful block at start of Gates has disappeared into sea, makes first move sligh..." 07/Jun

    Horny Lil' Devil
    "I thought it was on the other side of the arch....whoops" 29/Jun top50

    Gates of Greyskull
    "There is a great alternitive start that can be done, "Skullthugery" 7c..." 28/Jun

    Cheddar Direct
    "On reflection (looked at this on Sunday), you would probably miss the ledges in ..." 03/Jun

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