Reptile Smile Area

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Sport
Afternoon sun
15 mins
Up and Down

A wall of absolutely stunning flowstone and one of Portland's finest sections of crag. The flowstone provides holds of all shapes and sizes, but can prove slick if damp. Approach Care should be taken not to sit directly beneath climbers in case of rockfall.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Downtown Julie Brown Top 50
A fingery climb, and the first of the superb flowstone pitches on this section of the crag. Start by climbing the wall just...
15 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
6c
2
Reptile Smile Top 50
A well-established and testing classic that features climbing on an amazing set of flowstone organ pipes. Move up easily...
25 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a+
3
Talking Smack
Although only a linking section of climbing it provides a surprisingly good and quite long section of independent moves. From...
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
5c
4
Slings Shot Top 50
An extremely popular classic that follows the beautiful central section of flowstone on very good holds. Climb up to a huge...
29 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
5a
5
Crocadilia
Climb the wall just right of Slings Shot to below a bulge. Follow the line right to a narrow shelf of flowstone and finish up...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
6a
6
Spanner Eyes
Move up and then left to beneath a thin crack. Ascend the crack and move left to more hard moves and a precarious rockover...
10 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
7
England's Dreaming Top 50
A southern sport climbing classic with stunning moves on magnificent flowstone. Climb the fingery lower wall to a powerful...
17 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
8
Cake Walk
A well-travelled and very good route. Climb the lower wall via a wide crack before moving up and left to below a big pillar of...
15 user comments
 
2 Stars
6a
9
The Tea-Cake Path
The line to the right of the crack of Cake Walk finishes up a short tufa-flecked wall.
1 user comment
 6b
10
Californian Hot Licks
A good line that has unfortunately been affected by rockfall near the top, and the final bolt is not in place. However, the...
 
Technical
Loose
6a+
11
Apfelstrudel
19m. A steady little face climb.
13 user comments
 5c
12
Doughnuts and Duvets
The technically-awkward direct line up the slabby wall and overhang to finish.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b
13
Dwarf Lops
The slightly overhanging groove and blunt arete.
4 user comments
 6b+
14
Suck, Don't Blow
Has a frustrating move high up.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Reachy
6c
15
Mother's Milk
A top crack climb that is both fun and pumpy. Keep an eye out for the bolt hidden within the crack.
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6a
16
Do You Like Our Owls?
A weird conglomerate-crack that is topped off with a committing roof finale.
8 user comments
 
1 Stars
6b
17
Hot From the Forge
Sustained climbing on orange flutings. High in the grade.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
7a
18
Onto the Ice Flow
Good climbing with a hard, but short-lived crux section. Things are much easier above, with the biggest jug in the world at the...
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
7a
  • Latest Comments

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    Sanfte Kuss
    "mistook this for is vic there- got a big shock - it's desperate!" 01/Sep

    Sanfte Kuss
    "crumbly snappy rock on the start and a dusty dirty finish. Might clean up with ..." 27/May

    The Tea-Cake Path
    "Flowstone veneer feels hollow in places, do the route before it falls down! Good..." 18/Aug

    England's Dreaming
    "Had a look at this yesterday- the entire top section of tufa is detached- climb ..." 25/Jul top50

    Skin Flick
    "A challenging thin bouldery upper section. Upper bolt spacing wider than averag..." 03/Sep

    Spanner Eyes
    "some beta please?! tried this saturday - but where's the mantel? is it the grey..." 21/Mar

    Wolfgang Forever
    "That's how you spelt it in your email to me!!!" 09/Nov top50

    Wolfgang Forever
    "Please note that the route to the left of Wolfgang is called SANFTE KUSS, not as..." 20/Sep top50

    Toes Curl
    "A really good route which deserves more recognition. The start is a bit close to..." 10/Aug

    Cinema Paradiso
    "As per 2009, one large fluffy chick and parent in situ yesterday: best avoided f..." 02/Aug

    Dwarf Lops
    "I agree with Goi. Going left at the top of the groove leads to a desperately thi..." 21/Jul

    Spanner Eyes
    "Agree that this route is brilliant and under-rated. England's Dreaming has the l..." 30/Jun

    Beer and Corruption
    "This route is 7a soft but i think it is. After doing routes like meltdown which ..." 27/Mar

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