Certain Surprise Wall

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Trad
Sun to mid-afternoon
5 mins
Level
Sheltered

A fabulous wall of red-stained limestone peppered with a multitude of pockets, thin cracks and deep horizontal breaks. The climbing is excellent.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Sahara
A pokey route with good, but hard and bold climbing in its lower reaches. Start at a tree below a prominent hold at 5m.27m....
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
E5 6b
2
Crimson Dynamo
Fine, intense and highly technical climbing on excellent rock. Start 5m right of Sahara below some pockets and an eco bolt at...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
E6 6b
3
Rustic Wall Direct Top 50
Immaculate wall-climbing described here with the now popular direct and logical upper variation. Start 6m left of a small...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
4
Red Rag to a Bull
A quality excursion packed with hard climbing and topped off with a well-positioned steep slab. Start at the thin right-leaning...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6b
5
Certain Surprise Top 50
The trade route at Split Rock Quarry is a brilliant classic. Start at a small, shallow cave at ground level. Photo on page...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
6
Corsican Days
Sustained and surprisingly pumpy climbing on generally good holds with good gear. The upper wall requires a degree of lateral...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E3 5c