The Grotto

Adjacent Areas
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Sport
No sun
12 mins
Uphill
Seepage
Dry in the Rain
Sheltered

Above and behind the waterfall are some very bizarrely-sited pitches. To reach them go to the top of the steps next to Backwater Buttress and go right and down to a stream that leads to the outfall of the waterfall. The routes get no sun. Guidebook page 308.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Water Margin
10m. The left-hand bolt line through steep ground.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
2
Revel In Your Time
10m. The impending right-hand line.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
3
Green Lipped Mussels
10m. A weird line starting left of the window and moving right and outwards to imerge on the gorge side at a lower-off.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Strong
7c
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    Masochism Tango
    "This was the first route John and I did together. 1986 NOT 1988" 26/Nov

    Face Route
    "You want to move right a bit from the peg, which makes it about 6a." 03/Nov top50

    Cave Eliminate
    "Some harsh comments! Easily worth 2 stars being a good sustained route on great ..." 08/Jul

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