Mexican Wave Area

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Sport
Lots of sun!
Up and Down
25 mins

The clutch of climbs on the Mexican Wave offer a fine venue for muscle junkies who like a bit of air beneath their feet. There is a full grade spread from 7a to 7c+. The area is popular with non-climbers so watch your swearing. Guidebook page 306.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Whipping Boy
Short and strenuous with a tough last move.
2 user comments
 
Strong
7a
2
Mexican Wave
A fun jug-haul to a leg-over or heel-hook move near the top.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7a+
3
Armed and Dangerous
There is a large, dodgy block on the final roof so take great care.
 
Strong
Pumpy
Loose
7b+
4
A Short Story About Power
Another route which has been cleaned up and now proves to be worthwhile.
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7b
5
Circus Beach
Climb direct across the 3m roof to join A Short Story About Power. Superb acrobatic moves.
 
1 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7b+
6
The Ringmaster
The longest and most involved arm-buster here, crossing a 7m roof stack. Top out or lower off the last bolt.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7c
7
One Finger Trapeze
Desperate stuff over the first roof including a one-finger dyno. The second roof is also hard, taken direct past the bolt to...
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Strong
Crimpy
7c+
  • Latest Comments

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    Hiccup
    "Crimpy stuff followed by juggy stuff. Much better than the description suggests...." 17/May

    Skinhead Clash
    "Second bolt replaced." 23/Mar

    Daylight Robbery
    "Climbing it this weekend, I pulled the big horn off at the end of the crux secti..." 31/Jan

    John Craven's Willy Warmer
    "Above the bulge, 1m before the lower off, the flake you may grab to pull onto th..." 23/Oct

    Sugar Ray
    "an excellent little power endurance sprint. cool moves with no real rest." 13/Sep

    Skinhead Clash
    "The bolt holes and some glue are visible where the 2nd bolt used to be. Possibly..." 08/Jul

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