The Pink Wall

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The steep, white and pale-pink wall that leans out over the left-hand side of Morning Slab is the canvas for a number of brilliant multi-pitch routes. The climbs have bags of atmosphere and although runout in places the rock and protection are generally good.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Dawn Walk
A long, diagonal expedition crossing the Morning Slab (page 62) that is serious for both leader and second. Start by scrambling...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
S 4a
2
Lich Gates
Marvellous climbing and wildly exposed positions combine to make this route one of Avon's greatest excursions. The first pitch...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E2 5c
3
Peryl
Quarried perfection. Sustained and intricate climbing with good protection and rock. Start on Breakfast Ledge..1) 6a, 30m....
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4 6a
4
Changeling
An excellent route incorporating a lot of difficult and tenuous climbing as well as some serious situations on the first pitch....
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6b
5
Pink Wall Direct
An engrossing and adventurous tour of the wall. The second pitch is no place for a timid second. Start on Breakfast...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5c
6
Pink Wall Traverse Top 50
Exposed and quirky traversing taking in some of Avon's most impressive locations. Start from The Gallery to the left of...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
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    Yellow Edge
    "An exercise in head-climbing. Never very hard technically, but the height & ..." 10/Sep top50

    M1
    "unless it has changed - and i've done it three times in the last twenty five yea..." 14/Apr top50

    Nightmare
    "route is tricky and the last section this not very good protection. still worth ..." 17/Feb top50

    Mirage
    "Did this straight after Arms Race, but even so, the crux felt HARD. You get a se..." 03/Nov top50

    New Horizons
    "The second pitch is probably more 5b than 5c." 13/Oct

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