Mercury Area

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Afternoon sun
Level
2 mins
Abseil
Tidal

An enormous, intimidating cliff on which is one of the West Country's greatest lines. The rock is good but the climb has a vey remote and serious feel about it even though it lurks only a short distance from the car park. Guidebook page 181.

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Mercury Direct Top 50
The arching corner is a magnificent line and is climbed in two very long and sustained pitches. Some big cams and nuts are...
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3 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
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    Journey to Ixtlan
    "I couldn't find the stake belay - I spent so long wandering around the slope loo..." 04/May

    Guernica
    "Pitch 2 is serious, with little protection. Pitch 3 has good protection where it..." 21/Aug

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