Gravy Train

Adjacent Areas
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Sun and Shade
18 mins
Level
Abseil
Tidal

Hollow Caves Bay extends eastwards from Box Zawn presenting a series of amazing pillars and caves. The routes here are atmospheric and very rewarding.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Ringolino
A long diagonal pitch out of the back of the cave. From the back, move up and then make a traverse up and rightwards across the...
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3
2
Great Dane
A fairly direct line up the left-hand wall of the cave cutting through Ringolino. Start below a thread and climb up leftwards...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4
3
S.L.R.
A good route up the front face of the pillar. Start just right of the through-slot and pull up to gain the slab above. Climb...
 
1 Stars
E2
4
Storm Bird
Steep moves gain a wide crack. Climb this then move left to a small ledge. Continue up to gain a thin crack, follow this to its...
 
1 Stars
E1
5
Gravy Train
An outstanding line up the back arete of the pillar, featuring some stunning rock architecture. Climb up the arete into the...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E3
6
Super Galactic Hammy
A cracking line tackling the west face of the pillar, with slabby moves interspersed by steep pulls. Climb up on good holds...
 
2 Stars
Technical
E2
7
Galactic Glory
A connection of routes which offers some breath-taking terrain, however it is the easiest way out so make sure you are...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E1
8
Faded Glory
Another excellent route on this amazing pillar. Climb the crack to gain the corner and continue up this to a rest on the arete...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3
9
Tranquillizer
A stamina-sapping route up the cracked groove in the incredibly steep orange south face of the pillar. Start up Faded Glory...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Graunchy
E5
10
The Fine Art of Surfacing
A superb route. The first ascent was done as a deep water solo but the route is well protected. From the ample but tidal...
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
E6
11
San Simian
This steep modern classic tackles the steep orange wall at its very steepest. It's steep. Considered hard F8a with...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
E8