Black Zawn

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Afternoon sun
12 mins
Up and Down
Tidal

The imposing nose and cracked wall that bracket Black Zawn are Sennen's most impressive buttresses, whilst the featured wall to the right has a number of the area's best easier lines.

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1
Delilah
Delightful and well protected but a touch strenuous. Start below a thin crack left of the wide 'forked lightning' central...
 
2 Stars
Technical
E2 5b
2
Zig Zag
The steep, 'forked lightning' crack. Start below the crack.18m. Move up ledges to beneath the crack and then climb it with...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
3
Tears of a Clown
The blank wall right of Zig Zag is a fine piece of wall climbing. Start below a large square-cut niche.20m. Move up into...
 
2 Stars
Technical
E6 6b
4
Slippery Slab
When dry, the thin crack in the upper slab of Black Zawn's right wall is a must. Start at the back of the zawn.22m. Pull up...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS 5a
5
Genge's Groove
Although unbalanced, this is a memorable struggle from which few escape unmarked. Start at a crack above a gap in the...
 
2 Stars
Strong
HVS 5a
6
A Swift Flight of Fancy
A wild and exciting line that is much steeper than first impressions suggest. Start at a thin left-slanting crack.26m....
 
2 Stars
E3 6a