Durdle Door

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Sport
Lots of sun!
10 mins
Up and Down
Abseil
Tidal

Durdle Door has some fine, well-bolted sport routes that are located on the seaward face of the arch and should be regarded as serious undertakings.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Arcwelder
S3. A hard start leads to a leaning wall above.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7b
2
Riding to Babylon
S3. A magnificent route, which overhangs 10m in its 25m length and features a bit of a stopper move to finish.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a+
3
Sardine Liberation Front
20m. The original route here. A well-positioned line, venturing up the 'Door's perfect eastern arete. The arete can be viewed...
 
2 Stars
DWS
Strong
Pumpy
Fluttery
6c+ S2
4
They Call Me Tall Man
Short and steep, with the main difficulties at half-height.
 
1 Stars
6b
5
Unleash the Veins
A gleaming white sheet of limestone. Follow good holds before more difficult moves lead eventually to jugs and a steep finish.
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7b+