Death of Cool Area

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Afternoon sun
12 mins
Up and Down
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The first walls feature a number of large blocky roofs and some excellent long pitches on good rock. This area is often less busy than the sections further to the right.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Chin Reaction
The loose wall and rib to an exposed finish over the roof.
 6c
2
Meltdown
Good climbing with a fine bulge and upper crack. Don't walk by this one, it is well worth doing.
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Reachy
Pumpy
7a
3
Quakin' in My Bones
Worth a look with rock as good as anything else on Portland. The upper groove is height dependant, however this does not...
7 user comments
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Technical
7a+
4
Sellerfield
A good pitch with a long reach to gain the upper break.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
7b
5
The Taylor Show
The crack and groove right of Sellerfield. An initially dirty section gives way to excellent climbing up the flowstone groove.
 6a+
6
Living the Dream
Some nice positions.
 
Loose
6b+
7
Death of Cool
Good climbing with an entertaining crux move. No lower-off in place, reverse and lower from the last bolt.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
7a+
8
Drag Racing Underground
A fine pitch that passes a cave entrance at mid height. A tough finishing move and a holdless flowstone groove are the main...
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
6c+
  • Latest Comments

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    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

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