Main Face - The Diagonals

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Afternoon sun
15 mins
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Such a magnificent and well-featured piece of rock was always bound to attract those seekers of the less obvious way up the rock. The four diagonals described here are superb and popular too - well, at least the easier ones. Guidebook page 352.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Fantasia
A fine exposed outing with a lot of great climbing. Effectively a high girdle with some wild situations.1) 5c, 35m. Climb...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E5 6b
2
Delicatessen Top 50
A classic journey crossing the main face. With the exception of one short sequence, the climbing is no harder than 5b with...
7 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
E2 5c
3
Debauchery Top 50
One of top ten E1s in the country, it can be forgiven for the odd bit of polish here and there. The route crosses some...
16 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E1 5b
4
Decadence
Well-named, the line encompasses some of the best moves and rock on the Tor. While pitch 1 has a sense of urgency about it,...
5 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E4 6a