Dihedral Wall Area

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Trad and Sport
Morning sun
1 min
Uphill
Seepage
Sheltered

The distinct overlap of Dihedral Wall itself and the wall to its right provide for most tastes, offering some easier sport pitches, some trickier stuff and a couple of gnarly trad trips. Guidebook page 265.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Witches Brew
22m. Varied climbing up the right-hand side of the arete. The start requires a fierce pull through the initial overhang.
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
2
Frankie Comes to Kilnsey Top 50
22m. A tremendous pitch taking the steep wall to the left of the Balas. Continuously pressing moves and an easy-to-fluff...
7 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
3
Balas
22m. An awesome line with some equally impressive and quality climbing. Climb the corner to the bulge and then head out left...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
E5 6b
4
Solidarity
Superseded by Mr. Nice and the Jekell.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
7b+
5
Sabbath's Theatre
23m. The huge intimidating wall to the right of Balas. Start up the first few feet of Balas and move right on to the wall....
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7c
6
Relax
20m. A very serious pitch taking the low bulge and wall beneath the lower-off of Dihedral Wall. A classic of its genre but it...
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
E7 6b
7
China Crisis
22m. A very big pitch bisecting the overlap of Dihedral Wall at its left-hand end.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
7c+
8
Mr. Nice
21m. Follow the line of bolts up the wall just left of the corner of Dihedral Wall to the overlap. Pull straight up on to the...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7c+
9
The Jekyll
21m. Follow Mr. Nice to the overlap and then take the pumpy right-hand line.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7c+
10
Dihedral Wall
26m. An excellent, well-protected route following the leftward-curving overlap to a lower-off.
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
E5 6b
11
Open Road
20m. An appealing and varied outing up the steep corner cracks and right wall. Climb the slim corner and pull out onto to the...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6c
12
Silk Road
25m. Follow Open Road to where it moves right. Move left into The Jekyll and climb up this for three bolts. Traverse left to...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7b
13
Highway 395
20m. A slightly harder finish to Open Road. Climb Open Road on to the right-hand wall and then take the left line of bolts to a...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6c+
14
Arch Rival
17m. A bold pitch moving right out of Open Road onto the steep wall before moving up (peg) and then onwards to a flake in the...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E5 6a
15
Achilles Heel
17m. Take the crack just right of the start of Open Road to a peg. Move up and left to the peg and flake of Arch Rival. Go...
 
1 Stars
Technical
E4 6b
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    Quiet Flight
    "Anybody been on Air Rage recently - the direct finish to Quite Flight. Seemed na..." 25/Jun

    The Yorkshire Ripper
    "Fully rebolted now" 17/Aug

    Another Clip in the Wall
    "nice route up to the second bolt, then descends into contrived sharp moves and o..." 01/Aug

    Floccipaucinihilipilificatious
    "Re-bolted today. Few cool moves. One to do if you have done everything else. (Or..." 18/Jul

    Pantomime
    "Harder move than its neighbour but less sustained in its upper section. I'm havi..." 11/Jul

    The Diedre
    "Line in rockfax is wrong. From belay you move right then back left. Also higher ..." 10/Jul top50

    Quiet Flight
    "underrated, and better than it looks on fine rock with interesting climbing for ..." 13/Jun

    The Diedre
    "Currently bone dry. A few ascents would clean it up nicely. Direct up the Diedre..." 22/May top50

    Smooth Torquer
    "Correction, a million miles from 8a, only 48 miles from 7b." 21/May

    The Directissima
    "If you werent impressed you obviously only went to the first lower off." 16/Sep top50

    Sticky Wicket
    "I did this after Frankie and found it OK, easier for the tall I think which mayb..." 12/Sep

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