Cormorant Promontory

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Afternoon sun
5 mins
Downhill
Abseil
Tidal

This section of cliff has a more serious feel about it than might be expected. The rock is generally good but can be gritty in places. Guidebook page 232.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Cormorant Slab
Stunning positions in a remote-feeling location make this a relatively popular line. Start on the tip of the promontory at a...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
S 4a
2
The Cormorant's Bill
A memorable climb of sustained interest that follows the appealing corner just right of the tip of the promontory. Start on...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E1 5b
3
The Last Dance
A very good, but difficult pitch that will need a clean if it has not seen any traffic. Start on high ledges below a large...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4 6b
4
Johnstone's Route
An adventurous excursion that should not be undertaken in the nesting season as the ledges are guano covered and home to...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
S 4a
5
Day Tripper
A tremendous pitch when clean, that takes on a thin crack-system up the impressive hanging wall at the back of the zawn. The...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4 6a