Sharbutts Quarry

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Sport
Afternoon sun
Downhill
8 mins

The first section of Blacknor South might be a bit short, but the climbs are on good rock, well bolted and offer some shelter from the wind. Guidebook page 88.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Sunseeker
Climb the first line of flowstone encountered on the approach.
 2+
2
Meatjam
Climb over a small overhang and make a couple of fingery moves.
 6a+
3
Sunset Sessions
Climb the little overhang to a short, but technical face.
 6c+
4
Sunny Side Up
Climb the conglomerate rail to a lower-off on the ledge above.
 5
5
Don't Kill Me
Good flowstone to finish via cleaned ledges.
 4
6
Vertically Challenged
The groove direct.
 3
7
Sunny Delight
Climb flowstone to a lower-off on the ledge on the left.
 3+
8
Surf, Sun and Just Having Fun
Climb the flowstone groove and pillar.
 3+
9
The Mighty Bush
The flowstone passing a small overhang.
 4+
10
Casting at the Sun
Climb to the large conglomerate crimps on the upper wall.
 5
11
Memories of Blue
Climb the small overhang via a long reach to a flowstone finger-ledge on the upper wall.
 5
  • Latest Comments

    For BLACKNOR SOUTH

    Pining for Glossop
    "Much preferred this to sacred angel: pleasantly sustained and interesting moves...." 01/Jul

    Love in the Mist
    "Very pleasant route that finishes all too quickly. 6a *" 02/Apr

    To Wish the Impossible
    "Super climbing, crisp holds and a bit thuggy near the top. Easier than some Batt..." 05/Feb top50

    Well Done Poppet
    "Loose belay bolts replaced." 29/Mar

    Do Ixtlan
    "A third bolt has been added to the belay: the lower horizontal staple is loose." 01/Jun

    Cute Ass
    "painful lower wall climbing on sharp unpleasant rock, great contrast in smooth u..." 05/Oct

    Lifeline
    "Agree with previous comment (though we did do it together..!!). Committing pull ..." 26/Sep

    It's My Life
    "I'd say 5 is about right - steep with lovely varied moves. Good route." 23/Aug

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