Western Outcrop

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Morning sun
Level
13 mins
Sheltered

A compact wall of excellent rock with a small selection of good lines, some bold and some very fingery. This section of the quarry also gets the morning sun and is sheltered from westerly winds. Guidebook page 154.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Double Agent
The blank, mottled wall is taken centrally by this exquisite little climb. Start 4m left of the corner.12m. Move up...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a+
2
Agent Provocateur
The counter line to Double Agent has a very hard sequence in its upper half. Start 2m to the left of the corner.12m. Climb...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b
3
Potential Energy
The easiest way up the wall is another great little route but still no pushover. Start 4m left of the corner as for Double...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
6c+
4
Trouble with Lichen
The blind corner on the right-hand side of the wall provides an engrossing exercise on the smallest of holds. Protection is...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E3 6a
5
Central Route
The wide, central depression in the next bay is a good but serious line on very good rock, although large amounts of moss can...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
VS 4c
6
Direct Route
The easy-angled staggered ridge on the right-hand side of the wall is a fine feature but completely devoid of protection. Start...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VS 4a