The Black Tower

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Early morning sun
10 mins
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Tidal

The best routes at Nare Head are located on the Black Tower which gives excellent face climbing on good finger-holds. Guidebook page 144.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Black Traverse
12m. The brilliant and ultra-safe low traverse, starting from either side. If you start from the left, you'll have a route to...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
6c+ S0
2
Cafe Noir
14m. The crux on this shapely little groove is actually getting across to it from the left, which is also the hardest single...
 
1 Stars
DWS
Crimpy
6b+ S1
3
Night Shift
14m. Superb and sustained climbing up the left-most diagonal twin flake-line. It's not as high as the next route, keeping below...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Crimpy
6b+ S1
4
Lemoria
14m. A classic, striking flake-line; possibly the best route at Nare Head. Sustained throughout. You'll find the name on some...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
DWS
Pumpy
6b S1
5
Dolphins Always Make Me Cry
16m. This excellent line traces a path, parallel and to the right of Lemoria, finishing on the clean-cut square ledge just left...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Pumpy
6b+ S2
6
Su Doku
19m. This intimidating line ventures into (and out of) the baffling narrow recess behind the start ledge. From that ledge,...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Pumpy
Fluttery
6c S2
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