Ride the Lightning Area

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Sport
Lots of sun!
30 mins
Up and Down
Abseil

This deep recess has been developed mainly as a bouldering area. The problems here are short, powerful and mostly hard and are included as they are often dry.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Coming in a Rush
A hard roof to start before trending rightwards across Chasm Groove to climb the wall. 2m to the right, the roof can be crossed...
 
Strong
Crimpy
7b+
2
Fat Lip
Squat start at a huge jug low on the left. Move up right along the lip of the roof before slapping up the hanging arete....
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
V6 7A
3
Chasm Groove
The break in the crag angle above the pool on the ledge. Start to the right and traverse left above the overhang until the...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E1 5b
4
Ride the Lightning
A long boulder traverse from left to right.
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
V10 7C+
5
Drive By
Tackle the big bulge to a high pointed jug 3m left of Juggernaut.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
V6 7A
6
Juggernaut
A boulder problem to link two jugs, over the largest roof in the cave. The right-hand start - Jack Knife - is the same grade.
 
Strong
V7 7A+
7
Techno Sketching
Boulder up the blank groove 5m left of the seaward arete.
 
Strong
V6 7A
8
Puddle Jumper
Climb the right wall of the blank groove.
 V5 6C
9
Baby-faced Assassin
A well-positioned steepy just inside the cave, starting via a short crack.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Pumpy
7a+
10
Boongary
Climb steeply up left to the easier upper wall.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
HVS 4c
11
Hip Hop
Start up Boongary and then follow a small ramp right and make a powerful move over the roof. Finish up the clean slab.
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
12
German New Order
The hard wall 5m right of the cave to a juggy roof.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
13
Blitzkrieg
A hard and fingery problem with a crux at the roof. Old bolts.
 
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
14
Big Brother Is Watching
Some big pulls on jugs through the roof.
 
1 Stars
7a
  • Latest Comments

    For THE PROMENADE

    Atonement
    "The large loose and dangerous resting jug/block has been removed from the top s..." 14/May

    The Calling
    "The bolt under the roof looks rusty from the ground but it's a solid stainless j..." 18/Apr

    Rise of the Robots
    "I think it's 7b+ but when I tryed it recently It felt hard again. So maybe it wa..." 26/Jan top50

    Titter Ye Not Mrs!
    "joel 'the route destroyer' perry pulled a rather large finishin pinch off just b..." 19/Aug

    The Futurist 2002
    "the hanger has fallen off one of expansion bolts higher up. but there is an easy..." 18/Aug

    Grossville
    "done! Amazing!" 17/Aug

    Grossville
    "rebolted with with glue ins. shares the same first bolt as spacewalk. a very goo..." 22/Jun

    Boiling Point
    "The second bolt needs replacing- it can be partially removed by hand." 14/Jun

    Howling Stone
    "Have done a new route/old project about 60m to the right of "The Incredible..." 05/Jun

    Titter Ye Not Mrs!
    "proper good! man i love promenade!" 01/Jun

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