Preposterous Tales

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Trad
Lots of sun!
Level
10 mins
Abseil
Tidal

Range East - usually closed mid-week


This superb and atmospheric section of cliff has plenty to offer at a reasonable grade although the exposed location and committing blind approaches tend to make the routes feel quite serious. Guidebook page 114.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Sunny Corner
40m. A brilliant find which takes you to places other HVS routes don't reach. The location is intimidating though and you need...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
HVS 5a
2
Quoin
34m. This exposed route is based on the south-west arete of the face. Expect a little crunchy rock and the odd loose flake in...
 
1 Stars
HS 4a
3
Poltergeist
34m. Excellent. Ascend the lower wall, breaking away from Quoin to climb into a deep groove. Follow this on steepening rock and...
 
2 Stars
HVS 5a
4
Telekinesis
34m. Similar to Polergeist, but a little less obvious. Move right out of the sister route to follow a steep groove system....
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
5
Neurosis
36m. Less-often climbed. You need a low-ish tide and hanging stance tactics to get started on this one. Climb up on steep rock...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5c
6
Preposterous Tales Top 50
This route is a wild, crazy trip into the bowels of the earth. It starts as for Quoin, and traverses into the low sea cave to...
7 user comments
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
E2 5b