The Dark Half

Adjacent Areas
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Trad and Sport
Sun to mid-afternoon
Up and Down
35 mins
Sheltered

A final isolated section with three interesting routes including one of the great Slate desperates. From the top of German School Girl, the Dark Half area is another 20m further on. Guidebook page 85.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Paradise Lost
A great route up the left arete of The Dark Half buttress. Whilst the bolts are on the right-hand side of the arete, most of...
 
2 Stars
E2 5c
2
The Dark Half
One of the most popular of the 8a routes in the quarries, and rightly so. The correct sequence of shapes, grunts and ferocious...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
8a
3
Angel on Fire
A hidden gem and reasonable for the grade. Climb the groove in the arete, following it up and left at the top to The Dark Half...
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E2 5c