Jackdaw Point

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Lots of sun!
20 mins
Level
Sheltered

A neglected buttress with a neat little set of mid-grade routes. Most of the gear is good, but watch out for the odd loose hold, especially on the finishes.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Ground Control
The hanging corner to the left of the buttress.Skyline Pigeon - E5 6b exits right from the groove, past a peg.
 E1 5b
2
Armed With an Empty Gun
A thin eliminate but with some good moves. Start up Erithacus or (better) up Ground Control. Climb over the bulge via some thin...
 
1 Stars
E4 6a
3
Erithacus
Climb a series of flakes - sustained and tricky to protect the start. These lead to a ledge with threads over to the right....
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E2 5b
4
Army Dreamers
A good little route with a hard crux - high in the grade. Climb the wall to a slight bulge (old peg). Pull over this to the...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Loose
E2 5c
5
Fledgling Flakes
Climb the wall to some flakes. Pull up these to the ledge. Abseil from threads.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Loose
HVS 5b
6
Burning Up Time
Climb the thin wall to the overlap. Pull right to reach a single bolt lower-off, or finish at the ledge above.
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3 6a
7
Nervous and Shaky
A well-named filler-in up the wall right of Burning Up Time. Finish at a single bolt lower-off, or at the ledge above.
 E4 6a
8
Fledgling
The groove in the right-hand side of the wall past a tree. Finish on the ledge and abseil off.
 VS 4c
9
First Flight
The slim hanging groove is awkward to reach.
 HVS 5a
10
Palmolive
Short and sweet past a peg. Top end and harder than it looks.
 
1 Stars
Technical
E1 5c
11
Endless Flight
This steep crack packs a lot in and was a real sandbag at E1.
 
1 Stars
Strong
E2 5c
12
Fear of Flying
A short and technical wall climb. A flake and a peg mark the line which rises diagonally across the wall.
 
1 Stars
E2 5b
13
Flight Path
The corner to the right.
 VS 4b
14
Trial Run
12m. The grotty groove.
 VS 4c
15
Victory Roll
12m. A steep corner capped by a small roof.
 VS 4c
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  • Latest Comments

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    Rhyme Crime
    "Changed from E4 6a to 7a+, no votes" 17/Sep

    Coot
    "Looks like a lot of the routes on this wall could do with some TLC and maybe so..." 04/Sep

    Desmond Douglas
    "Good little route, nice safe fall from crux if you fail first go !" 02/Aug

    Ping
    "Maybe it was because we had just done Ping Pong and Erithaca (both hard E1), but..." 12/Apr

    Sheerwater
    "On the first ascent Al Evans led the (crux) second pitch." 18/Dec

    Zeke the Freak
    "The original line must be the harder of the two. 8b either way as you've done th..." 22/Sep

    St. Paul
    "Peg was utterly rubbish, more hazard than protection, removed Aug 09." 23/Aug

    Knuckle Knocker
    "nicely put Jez! Distinctly wobbly and quite tricky and dirty, but sort of satisf..." 22/Aug

    Ping Pong
    "Used the tree to start, having consulted the definitive guide. Didn't feel soft ..." 14/Aug

    Deception
    "fairly solid E4 without the peg, which it doesn't really need. There are enough ..." 09/May

    A Miller's Tale
    "replace pegs?" 09/Mar

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