Armed Insurgence Area

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Trad
Sun and Shade
40 mins
Up and Down
Abseil

A rarely travelled wall covered with some fairly hard trad routes and a trio of DWSs on its right-hand end.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Tempting Truancy
Excellent fingery wall climbing taking the face 4m left of Aubergine but with negligible gear.
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
Fluttery
E4
2
Terminal One
A very serious eliminate based on the grit-like arete just left of Aubergine. A skyhook and poor thread protect the upper...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E6
3
Aubergine
Climb the big flake-crack in the corner past good gear and one stubborn section.
 
2 Stars
Technical
HVS
4
Mile High Club
A cracking test-piece. From the bottom of the ramp on Aubergine, step right and climb up flutings to the break (gear). Undercut...
 
1 Stars
Strong
Crimpy
Fluttery
E6
5
Into You (Like a Train)
The steep, seamed bulge 3m right of Aubergine is very technical though with some good wires when really needed.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E5
6
Armed Insurgence
The centre of the black wall trending right via an intermittent crack to a steep finish.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E3
7
Pariah
A good, bold line. From a small ramp 5m right of Armed Insurgence (wire), follow side-pulls direct until serious moves left...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E6
8
A Taste for Danger
The shallow black corner rising above a break in the ledge is harder than it looks. The gear is sparse but good. Exit...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E3
9
La Quebrada
Strenuous but reasonably safe. Start at a corner 3m right of A Taste for Danger above a small belay ledge. Climb into the...
 
Pumpy
E3
10
Whack your Porcupine
Climb the steep, tapering groove 3m right of the area of steep rooflets. There is no real belay ledge at the bottom.
 E1
11
Barry's Route
Move left to the corner/groove.
 E1
12
The Caretaker
A serious headpoint taking a good line up the face left of Ruurd Ruum to arrive at an easy exit groove. Hard climbing above a...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E6
13
Ruurd Ruum
An underrated pitch that starts as for The Caretaker then takes a fine series of rightward-slanting cracks to an exit groove....
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E4
14
Leap of Faith
6b, S2. The arete left of the cave gives fine climbing. Move leftwards around the bulge. Be aware of a submerged rock at the...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E3
15
Tsunami
6c+, S1. The direct finish to A Bridge Too Far. An exposed and bouldery crux through the roof at the top.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
Loose
E4
16
A Bridge Too Far
6a, S1. A good line but with a friable finish. Start at the large corner left of the Conger Cave. Climb the corner to a roof...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
Loose
E1