Jackdaw Point

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Sun and Shade
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
2
Skyline Pigeon
Exit right from the groove on Ground Control, past a peg.
 
Strong
E5
3
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
4
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
E2
5
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
6
Fledgling Flakes
Climb the wall to some flakes. Pull up these to the ledge. Abseil from threads.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Loose
HVS
7
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
8
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
9
Fledgling
The groove in the right-hand side of the wall past a tree. Finish on the ledge and abseil off.
 VS
10
First Flight
The slim hanging groove is awkward to reach.
 HVS
11
Palmolive
Short and sweet past a peg. Top end and harder than it looks.
 
1 Stars
Technical
E1
12
Endless Flight
This steep crack packs a lot in and was a real sandbag at E1.
 
1 Stars
Strong
E2
13
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
14
Flight Path
The corner to the right.
 VS
15
Trial Run
12m. The grotty groove.
 VS 4c
16
Victory Roll
12m. A steep corner capped by a small roof.
 VS 4c