Staircase Area

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Afternoon sun
Up and Down
12 mins

A convenient section of the cliff with a good selection of climbs in the lower and mid-grades. Take care in high seas as the ledge can become unexpectedly wave-washed. Guidebook page 228.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Black Slab
A long and varied line whose name refers to the starting slab. Start at the low black slab that has a wide crack on its...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VD
2
No Name
A good but testing line. Start at slim corner-crack on the right of the black slab.22m. Climb the slim corner-crack to a...
 
2 Stars
Technical
HVD
3
Staircase
A fabulous pitch that follows a narrow strip of black, hold-infested rock. Start below a corner with a black left wall.22m....
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
D
4
Overhanging Corner
A good but awkward climb that does remain wet for a while after rain. Start below the wide, right-slanting crack.22m. Move...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c
5
Africa Route
A testing line that features a bouldery initial wall and a contrasting final crack. Start below small flakes in the low...
 
2 Stars
Technical
VS 5a
6
Double Overhang
An enjoyably steep romp on good holds for the most part. Start at a shallow crack-system on the right-hand side of the low...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c