Big Hair Wall

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DWS
Afternoon sun
5 mins
Level
Tidal

This vertical, west-facing wall offers good, technical climbing on very small holds.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Big Hair
11m. A quick roped dangle to the prominent flake ledge gets you in place. Move out rightwards across an obvious thin break, and...
 
1 Stars
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a+ S1
2
Underwater Love
11m. Start as for last route, but forge out right to avoid Big Hair's complexities, climbing to a steady finish. Good stuff.
 
1 Stars
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
6c+ S1
3
Thoughtcrime
16m. This one features a l-o-n-g traverse in and up, there's no sprinting this one. Low-mid tide required. Traverse leftwards,...
 
1 Stars
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a S1
4
Uncovered Rock
12m. The shorter, higher traverse in. Don't slip onto the slab when entering the groove. Style (not) across the upper break and...
 
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
6b+ S2
5
The Newton Traverse!
40m. The traverse of the eastern wedge of Newton Head, starting in the far groove, as for Thoughtcrime, and finishing up Bonobo...
 
1 Stars
DWS
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a S1