The Great Wall

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Evening sun
15 mins
Up and Down

The finest cliff in the West Country is this huge vertical wall, capped by even steeper slim corners. Unrivaled rock quality, climbing and atmosphere.

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1
Eroica
One of the UK's most illustrious sea-cliff challenges, following a spectacular line of flake-cracks up the lower portion of the...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
E4 6a
2
Black Magic
A wonderful route tracing a sustained path up the Great Wall on immaculate rock. Take lots of small wires. Start 5m right of...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6a
3
Darkinbad the Brightdayler
Phenomenal climbing on both pitches mark this route out as one of Britain's best. Although the start is bold the meat of the...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E5 6a
4
Wall of Spirits
The spooky headwall that looms above Black Magic is the Atlantic Coast's hardest and boldest lead to date. Start as for Black...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
E8 6b
5
Siren's Cry
Stunning rock but very serious climbing that is reliant on the ageing pegs. Start on a huge boulder left of the big corner on...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E6 6a
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    Siren's Cry
    "One of the pegs on the crux section is a stainless steel one so should be in goo..." 21/Aug

    Eroica
    "Or if keen to do it in two pitches, you can belay just below the "wild unde..." 18/Aug

    Eroica
    "Given the lack of gear at the start of the second pitch described here, it's pro..." 28/Apr

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