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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Strange Man
Start below a tiny rusty fence post on the top of the crag. Climb the groove past a peg.
 E3 6a
2
The Corner
A steep corner to a tiny triangular roof. Above that it is chossy.
 VS 4b
3
Ankle Attack
Start left of a chossy ramp. Climb a thin crack to a small roof (thread and peg). Step left and finish direct.
 E3 6a
4
The Ramp
You guessed it .. it goes up the ramp! The most important question is 'why?'. It can be start direct up a crack but the top bit...
 ??
5
Human Erosion
Start up the arete and move right into Noggin' the Nog. It seems a lot of effort to by-pass the decent bit of Noggin' the Nog.
 HVS 5a
6
Julie's Jump
The thin wall just left of the prominent chimney. There is supposed to be 1 peg.
 E3 6a
7
The Groove
Follow the flake/groove to a roof. Traverse left around it and finish up a corner.
 ??
8
Chimney Crack
Another imaginative name from Mr. Leavers. I won't explain it.
 HS 4b
9
Noggin the Nog
We still haven't reached a route with a star but this is close. Start on the wall left of the roofs. Make hard starting moves...
 E1 5b
10
Paws
A steep route up the wall just left of the big roof. Climb the little groove and wall to the break. Move left to a corner and...
 E1 5b
11
Gritstone Gorilla
One of the esoteric classics of the Ormes which is well named and well worth seeking out. Tackle the huge roof directly after...
 E3 5c
12
Tales of Future Past
How the hell do you cross that one? Levitate somehow over the roof then push on up the thin wall above. Move right into Puerto...
 E4 6c
13
Puerto Rican Harlem
If you managed Tales of Future Past, this one should be a pathStart below a leftward trending groove above a big roof. Clip...
 E4 6c
14
Rest and be Thankful
A thin crack past a thread.
 E2 5c
15
Gritsone Gorilla Direct
Even better than its parent route. From the break above the route surge up the thin wall above to the top.
 E3 6a
16
Pile Driver
Follow the S-shaped grooves at the right-hand end of the wall.
 E1 5b
17
Thank you Johnny
The curving crack to the right of the grooves of Pile Driver, moving right to a sloping ledge.
 E1 5b
18
Limestone Lemur
The little brother to the Gorillas is also a good thuggy challenge. From below the first roof on Gritstone Gorilla, swing right...
 E2 5c
19
Goliath
An awesomely awkward route up steep crack in the arete to the right of the roofs. Join and finish up Limestone Lemur.
 E3 6a
20
And All Hell Broke Loose
Follow a crack to a ledge then move right to a groove which leads to the roof. Step left and finish up a crack.
 E2 5c
21
Fool's Paradise
Start below a steep undercut crack (the left-hand of two). Pull up the crack then climb up and move right into Pile Driver....
 E2 5b