Pedestal Wall

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Tucked around the corner from Noonday Ridge is a slumped slab that gives the edge's best easier route, Pedestal Wall, and to its right another of those steep awkward chimney-cracks that the cliff appears to have more than its fair share of. Guidebook page 95.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Pedestal Wall Top 50
18m. Climb the front of the fallen slab to a ledge, then tackle the short awkward chimney-crack behind the pedestal until it is...
 
2 Stars
S 4a
2
Triple 'A'
18m. An interesting variation on Pedestal Wall. Climb the right edge of the slab then the front face of the pedestal to its...
 
Technical
E1 5c
3
Cave and Slab
14m. Climb the arete right of the tunnel to a chimney which leads to the top slab. Head up this, keeping left of the line of...
 
Crimpy
Graunchy
VS 4b
4
Rib and Slab
14m. The right-hand arete leads to a ledge, the upper slab has a line of chipped slots.
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
5
Square Chimney
14m. Classic chimney work leads to a ledge from where a short awkward layback gains the top.
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
HVD
6
Tippling Crack
12m. The crack in the right wall of the recess to a wide finish.
1 user comment
 E1 5b
7
Dypso
12m. Up Tippling Crack then right along the break to a tough pull up the wall just short of the arete.
 
Pumpy
E2 5c
8
Tipster
10m. Hop onto the slab then trend left to the block in the break. Finish up the cracked arete.
 
1 Stars
Rounded
HVS 5a
9
Tip Off
12m. From the same start as Tipster, climb direct to the break then head up the bold wall on pockets to gain the easier rib.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E2 5b
10
Flue Crack
8m. The wide crack gives an easier climb - easy but awkward.
 
Graunchy
VD
  • Latest Comments

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    Angel's Wall
    "Not in any way a boulder problem - why change from HVS 5a?" 28/Mar

    Gary Cooper
    "Originally soled and given a grade of HVS!" 20/Jun

    Tippling Crack
    "Terrible." 18/Jul

    High Noon
    "I recall that Track of the Cat was described as best of all that is wicked on gr..." 04/Jan top50

    Tip Off
    "A nice solo. technical moves off the ledge. a better version of teli at stanage ..." 05/Nov

    High Noon
    "never e4 in a million years!" 29/Aug top50

    Holly Tree Scoop
    "The left hand finish up the chimney crack is good and worth a star, the finish u..." 16/Jul

    High Noon
    "Its a brilliant route and if NOT inspected and is sight led, I think it is worth..." 09/Feb top50

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