Long Quarry Point Slabs

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Sun to mid-afternoon
9 mins
Downhill

The large, quarried headland is backed by a massive sweep of compact slabs reaching 50m in height. The climbing is good, although many of the original routes have gradually become overgrown.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Up the Styx, Without a Paddle
A tough little number on good rock. Start below a bolt-line on the left of the smooth bulging wall.27m. Thin face-moves up...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
2
Shadow Beast
A stunning but desperate climb that follows the most sustained section of the smooth bulging wall. Start at the wall's lowest...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7c+
3
Renegade
A very sustained route that has a good deal of excellent climbing, although the protection, from numerous ageing pegs, should...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
E4 6a
4
Black Ice
The centre of the huge sweep of ‘boilerplate' slabs provides some exquisite slab-climbing. Start directly beneath the...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
  • Latest Comments

    For LONG QUARRY POINT

    Renegade
    "On pitch 1 there is no bold climbing to the belay. Adequate gear and one easy mo..." 21/Aug

    Black Ice
    "This is a tremendous route - well worth the three stars. The moves into the shal..." 02/Aug

    Honour Bright Arete
    "I think I made the route considerably harder a couple of years ago by pulling of..." 26/Jul

    Honour Bright Arete
    "Mind the loose rock on top. I very nearly went toppling over backwards when, gra..." 11/Sep

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