Travesties

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A pair walls of split by a deep chimney. The similarity between the two facets, especially the lines of Travesties and The Knutter is quite striking. The routes are short but quite intense and the area is usually pretty quiet - if High Neb is busy consider drifting left! Guidebook page 115.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Heather Crack
8m. The pleasant, short-lived and long-time heatherless crack.
2 user comments
 HVD 4a
2
Flipside
8m. An extended boulder problem with a rather worrying stretch for the break.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Reachy
Technical
E2 6a
3
Travesties
8m. Good moves leads into and up the shallow left-slanting groove in the centre of the wall.
16 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
HVS 5b
4
Timothy Twinkletoes
8m. Sketchy moves up the left-hand side of the face.
 
Technical
E2 6a
5
Pig's Ear
8m. Worthwhile and technical. Use a series of tiny edges to sketch up the 'non-line' just right of the centre of the face.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
E1 6a
6
Deep Chimney
8m. The wide rift has tricky moves to pass the overhang.
 VD
7
Crew Pegs Diffs
8m. Climb the arete of Deep Chimney then move right to the hanging groove. Improving holds are used to reach a wide break and a...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E3 6a
8
No More Excuses
10m. The centre of the wall gives a fine testing pitch. Difficult moves on poor footholds gain the thin overlap and a long...
3 user comments
 
3 Stars
Reachy
Technical
E4 6b
9
The Knutter
10m. The blunt central arete of the wall has a thin flake-crack running up it. Tricky moves (wires) lead to the beckoning...
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
HVS 5b
10
Hearsay Crack
10m. Follow the right-slanting crack to its end and then continue up the bulging wall rightwards on green sloping holds....
6 user comments
 
1 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
E1 5a
11
Pure Gossip
10m. The right-hand side of the face on shelving green holds.
1 user comment
 
Rounded
HS 4b
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    Broken In
    "Could also not fin an 5a move, but the climbing is good." 07/Jun

    Seranata
    "A decent little route with a hard move to start. Quite sustained for its stature..." 21/Oct

    Countess Buttress
    "(soft) VS 4b**. As good as Elis' Eliminate, etc. It may be better with a belay p..." 17/Aug

    Graviton
    "VS 5b would seem about right for me. The first mantel felt the hardest and the s..." 11/Jun

    Cave Buttress Right-hand
    "Really nice route. Really solid protection for the first part of the climb, not ..." 10/Apr

    Headbanger
    "This makes a great, but pretty hard, V3 (E1 6a) if climbed on the not-terrifying..." 10/Oct

    Anniversary Arete
    "First moves are probably 5b, maybe the move on to the top slab too. Borderline ..." 23/Sep

    Impossible Slab
    "If you can put a side runner in for the lower crux can you use the crack for eit..." 02/Sep

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