Manhattan Skyline Area

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Sport
Afternoon sun
15 mins
Up and Down
Tidal

The continuation wall running right from the Grip ?89 Area has a number of strong lines on good rock. The area has suffered the loss of one route due to rockfall.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
From a Buick Eight
Immaculate rock and climbing, taking the undercut arete and then the right-hand side of the sharp upper arete.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
2
New York Dolls
Exciting, clean and open climbing up the lovely grey groove which gets harder towards the top. High in the grade.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6a+
3
The Devil's Work
The recessed flake-line in the corner is dirty.
2 user comments
 6b+
4
Marshalling Amps
An impressive pitch up the finger-crack and wall. Split at half-height by a resting ledge, but still high in the grade.
 
1 Stars
7b
5
Broadway
25m. The big crack gives an unpopular trad route. Three threads mark the line.
 
Pumpy
E3 5c
6
Manhattan Skyline
25m. The fine undercut arete. Start up the wall and thin crack right of the arete then move onto the arete.
 
2 Stars
6c
7
Skyscraper
A sustained route following the crisp grey wall.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7a
8
H'electric Boogaloo
Start in a cave and climb out along the left wall. Pull around into a crack and follow this into a scoop. The groove above...
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
6b
9
The Bronx
Climb up leftwards to a good ledge. The arete above gives the main interest of the route.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
6c+
10
California Dreams
A low and reachy crux. The first bolt is at 4m on the right.
6 user comments
 
1 Stars
Reachy
6b+
11
American Beauty
25m. The big full-height arete is a fantastic line. Climb it mainly on its right-hand side. Great moves and still a touch...
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
6c
  • Latest Comments

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    Darkest Before Dawn
    "Thoroughly enjoyed this. Basically a V4 followed by a pleasant 6b." 01/Jul

    Biscuits for Smut
    "Hard for the grade, moving through the roof after the groove is very difficult -..." 28/May

    Tennessee
    "This route is fantastic, as good as (if not better) than Dominatrix at Kilnsey, ..." 26/Jun

    Full Fathom Five
    "Agree with all the comments, brittle 6c plus lower wall, then 15 feet of good mo..." 28/Sep

    California Dreams
    "Awful route now missing its first bolt as well. I wish I had read these comments..." 14/Sep

    Time Bomb
    "i dont agree did this today and thought it was a solid 7a with the lower moves b..." 27/Jun

    L'Odyssee Noire
    "The start is very hard - I thought about V3 - and the bulge higher up involves a..." 22/Jun

    American Beauty
    "American Beauty has certainly had a face lift.. 3 bolts missing along with the r..." 16/May

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