Bow Wall Area

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Afternoon sun
Downhill
10 mins

The centrepiece of Bosigran is packed with classics to suit most tastes and abilities. This section of the crag and its neighbour, the Suicide Wall Area have the rare accolade of being host to routes in Classic, Hard and Extreme Rock. Guidebook page 206.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Bow Wall Top 50
Bosigran's most celebrated Extreme, and one of its most exciting. Start by scrambling up a corner and crack to a stance under...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
2
Doorpost Top 50
The major Bosigran classic that combines superb rock, climbing and position in about equal measures. Start at a broken corner...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
HS 4b
3
Thin Wall Special Top 50
A popular Extreme, which has a particularly attractive first pitch that is often climbed in its own right. Start below a...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E1 5b
4
Little Brown Jug Top 50
An exquisite climb that culminates in a breathtaking finale at the very top of the crag. Start just right of a low, overhung...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS 5a
5
Visions of Johanna
A much-talked-about first pitch is followed by easier but still worthwhile climbing. E1 if you don't fall off! Start just...
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E1 5b
  • Latest Comments

    For BOSIGRAN

    Desolation Row
    "Outstanding and steady climbing, reasonably protected with small cams etc but t..." 19/Jul top50

    Zig Zag
    "Very fine route, with lovely moves up the steep section. I think pitch 2 should ..." 10/Sep top50

    Autumn Flakes
    "Finally, we reckoned the pitch grades were 4a, 4b, 4a." 04/Sep

    Bow Wall
    "Fantastic route and having done it many times now I am confident that 'the move'..." 24/Jul top50

    Ochre Slab Route l
    "VS 4c - with the crux being pitch 1. Pitch 2 is straight forward, well protected..." 06/May top50

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