Quicksilver

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Sport
Morning sun
1 min
Uphill
Sheltered
Restricted Access

Another face of excellent rock with a set of quality trad and sport routes. Drive along the Marine Drive to just past Mayfair Wall. The routes can be reached from below or from the other sectors to the right or left. a No climbing before 6pm, on all Bank Holiday weekends and during the 6 week summer holiday.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Hot Club
The wall above an undercut roof is bold to the first peg although there are some wires up and left. Above that the gear is a...
 E4 6a
2
Vagal Exhibition
It looks extremely unlikely for this grade. It was originally protected by threads but now there is no gear visible for most of...
 6a
3
Vagal Inhibition
Good climbing up a crisp lower wall followed by a beefy layback around the bulge.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
E2 5c
4
Sussudio
Quality climbing with a hard crux. Climb up to the bulge and make a hard pull past a bolt onto the upper wall.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3 6a
5
Prospectors
A direct start to Price of Gold which is a bit easier than the original. There is a bolt on the bulge to protect the hard...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E4 6a
6
Price of Gold
Good sustained climbing up the little tufa then left onto the upper wall, eventually finishing back right at a crack.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E4 6b
7
Price of Gold Direct
The direct line has more bolts but is still bolder. Above the second bolt climb a blind flake to slightly easier ground.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E5 6b
8
Quicksilver
Brilliant open climbing with thin moves and a tricky upper section.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
7a
9
The Electric Cool-Aid Acid Test
A highly technical pitch that follows the blank white scoop right of Quicksilver.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
10
Iron in My Soul
The obvious direct start to Sourdough leads to a fiddly finish on the left with poor footholds.
 6c+
11
Silver Surfer
The smooth wall has this technical climb up its centre with 2 variation finishes; left - the original, and right the New Wave....
 E3 6a
12
Cage Full of Budgies
The bolt line right of Silver Surfer.
 7a
  • Latest Comments

    For UPPER PEN TRWYN

    String of Pearls
    "The resin around the second bolt, which (just about) protects the crux if you fa..." 01/Jun

    Bauxed
    "If this is HVS then a wholesale revision of all UK grades is needed!" 19/May

    Mr. Chips
    "Changed from 7a to 7a **, no votes" 11/Oct

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