Vicarage Cliff Routes

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Lots of sun!
Up and Down
30 mins
Tidal

Vicarage Cliff is one of the most pleasant and least serious of the Culm Coast's crags. Its relatively straightforward approach, superb rock and climbing are equally matched by its tremendous location both next to the sea and near the Rectory Tearooms. Guidebook page 130.

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1
Pandora
A testing pitch on the far left of the promontory that samples some surprisingly diverse territory. Start at some raised ledges...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS 4b
2
Sunstruck
Continually interesting moves on good rock. Start as for Pandora at some raised ledges. Photo on page 130.21m. Move up...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS 4c
3
Little Dribbler
Good sustained climbing up a continous thin crack-system. Start just to the right of some raised ledges at the seaward end of...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
HVS 5a
4
Box of Delights
Just as the name suggests a whole lot of beautiful climbing on superb rock. One of the best Hard Severes on the Culm Coast....
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
HS 4b
5
Joi de Vivre
An eliminate but worthwhile pitch that shares some holds and gear with Box of Delights. Start as for Box of Delights.21m....
 
1 Stars
Technical
HVS 5a
6
Tombstone
Excellent climbing at the grade taking a central line up the the middle of the wall. Start at a line of weakness below the...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
S 4a
7
Sol
Another fine pitch that is the easiest on the wall. Start just right of the lowest point of the overlap.21m. Move up ledges...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
S 3c
8
Wellington's Stand
The right-hand crack-system continues the theme of excellenceStart at a slight bulge with a good jug above it.21m. Pull...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4b
9
Harpoon
An intimidating pitch on compact rock. The gear is spaced and only just adequate. Take plenty of small wires. Start on a raised...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E2 5b