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15 mins
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This and the neighbouring Lightning Wall Area are the most popular sections of the Boulder Ruckle. The climbs are of a high quality, mostly solid and accessible but it is a potentially serious location should things not go to plan.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Wide Awake in America
Two contrasting pitches - a strenuous crack and a superb grey headwall. Start at a short, deep groove 5m left of Finale...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E6 6b
2
Boatpusher's Arete
The arete left of Finale Groove, has good climbing but with a serious start. Climb the steep arete direct (hard and bold) to...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6a
3
Finale Groove Top 50
One of the classics of the area, which follows an awesome line up a tapering groove that is packed with good gear and large...
15 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 4c
4
'B' Line
A good outing that takes in some intimidating territory. Start at a rightward slanting flake-crack in the wall right of Finale...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS 5a
5
Buzz Light Year
Varied and interesting climbing on solid rock. Pitch 2 is at the top end of the grade. Start 9m to the right of the base of...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
6
Sweet SA
A challenging climb featuring a tough first pitch and a fine upper pitch shared with 'B' Line. High in the grade.1) 4c,...
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS 5a
7
All Guns Blazing
The highlight is the lovely roof on the first pitch.1) 6a, 20m. Start as for Sweet SA then at 5m traverse right, out of the...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Strong
E3 6a
8
The Heidelberg Creature
An outrageously-steep corner-line that is well protected but hard for the grade. Start on a small ledge below the corner....
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c
9
Children of the Sun
The wall between the upper sections of Heidelberg Creature and The Tool.1) 4c, 20m. The first pitch of Heidelberg...
 
2 Stars
E2 5b
10
The Tool
A fine, sustained outing with good positions which is now climbed in a single pitch. Start 5m right of Heidelberg Creature....
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
11
The Tool (The Bad Workman Finish)
Follow The Tool to its step left, and then continue up the main corner until stopped by a roof. Place gear and climb boldly out...
 
Fluttery
E3 5b
12
Bert and Ernie
Climb The Tool past the fault-line to its small overhang, then traverse diagonally up and right below a slanting overlap into a...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
  • Latest Comments

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    Snowdrop
    "Did this again yesterday. No stake at the top (used a rock belay and the stake ..." 25/Aug

    Jo
    "I've only just started getting into Swanage HVS and thought that this was a fant..." 25/May top50

    Old Faithful
    "Lovely route, and very steep - my second dropped a karabiner from the very last ..." 18/Aug top50

    Finale Groove
    "Just as good as I remember" 25/Jul top50

    The Grim Reaper
    "Had an epic on P2 after Mark led P1 to the rightly described scary stance. After..." 11/Jun

    Jericho Groove
    "Good little route well worth doing" 28/Oct

    Sun King
    "Good technical climbing but nothing really hard, just quite balancey. Fairly bo..." 19/Sep

    Mother Africa
    "quite a committing series of moves to get on the ledge, gain the crack and then ..." 17/Jul top50

    Finale Groove
    "What a great route, somewhat intimidating but once you get on it the holds keep ..." 07/Apr top50

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