The Dark Side - Long Wall

Trad and Sport
Early morning sun
15 mins
Uphill

The right-hand side of the Lower Tier has some decent buttresses. Again the area isn't popular, mainly because it sees so little sun.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Can't Pin it On Me
Head up the arete of the block on the left.
 6a
2
Grow Fins
Balance up the bold left-hand arete of the main wall.
 
Fluttery
E2
3
Cats 23
Thuggier moves up the bubbly crack right of the arete.
 HVS
4
Tricycle Man
A thin crack leads to a hole at the break. Step right and finish up the thinner crack system above.
 E2
5
Get Peddling
The bolted line up the rib and face just right is thin to start.
 
Technical
6c+
6
Face Value
Climb the niche then the face above trending right.
 
Technical
E3
7
A Dip in Turquoise Nonsense
A more direct start up the face just right.
 E3
8
Faces in the Mirror
Thin moves up the face just left of the crack.
 
Technical
6c
9
College Crack
Plod up the straight crack, passing a ledge early on.
 
Pumpy
E1
10
Permutation Wall
The thin crack in the wall leads to an easier finish up a left-trending ramp and short crack.
 
Technical
Crimpy
HVS
11
Balance of Probabilities
Balance up the arete to a ledge. Step right to finish.
 6c
12
Upthrutch
An awkward groove leads to the base of the ramp. Climb up this.
 
Graunchy
HVS
13
Diamond Wall
Climb the awkward, leaning groove and bulge to easy ground.
 E1
14
Pool Hand Fluke
The left-hand bolt-line on the final wall.
 6a+
15
More Pool You
... and the right-hand line.
 6a
16
Sleeping Sickness
The short left-hand climb up the groove and face.
 6a
17
My Bed's Downstairs
A longer route up the steepening face has some nice moves.
 6a
18
Sleep On It
The tricky wall behind the tree. Keep right of the hanging groove.
 6b
19
Regulo Mark 6
The face and arete on the far left of the next long wall.
 6b
20
Easy on the Gas
The face to the right is tricky towards the top.
 5a
21
The Pillar Talk
The next bolt-line to a high crux. A bit of an eliminate.
 
Technical
6a+
22
The Pillar Walk
A shorter offering past scarred ledges.
 
1 Stars
5c
23
Addit and Scarper
Climb past two overlaps to a tricky finale.
 
Technical
6a+
24
You've Addit
Pass a block jammed in the overlap and head up the easing face.
 6a
25
Addit Enough
Start by the secret door. Pleasant moves up the face.
 5c
26
Addit Pillar
The smooth grey face immediately left of the grotty groove.
 
Pumpy
6a+
27
Flexor Hallucis Longus
Up the face just right of a hanging groove to a steep finale.
 6a
28
Long Walk off a Short Pier
Use the block to start and finish through the steep overlap.
 6a+
29
Tooooo Long
Straight up the face from the right edge of the block.
 6a
30
Longevity
A tricky pull over the undercut gains the sustained face.
 
Pumpy
Crimpy
6a
31
Long Time No See
Climb past the sandy slot then straight up the face. Nice.
 6a
32
The Long Walk
A tricky start leads to the sustained face above.
1 user comment
 
Pumpy
6b
33
So Long, Farewell
Start just right of a short crack and wander up the face.
 6a
34
Belonging
Nice enough moves.
 5c
35
Doh
The last route here eases after a tough start.
 
Technical
Crimpy
6b