Magic Wand Area

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Nuke the Whale
8m. The arete, initially on the left, then the right.
 
1 Stars
E4 6b
2
K. Corner
8m. The left-facing groove.
 VD
3
Private Investigations
8m. The unprotected tilted arete on its left-hand side.
 
1 Stars
E3 5b
4
Raven Rib
10m. The cracked arete is worth ravin' about.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
HVS 5a
5
Flake Chimney
10m. The grubby gully.
 M
6
The Sting
12m. Climb the flake then continue up the short face above.
 VS 5a
7
Nevermore Arete
12m. The balancy and bold arete left of the wide chimney.
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
8
Jam Block Chimney
12m. The straightforward open rift.
 M
9
Magic Wand
12m. The left-hand arete is precarious and unprotected unless you place side runners in the next climb.
 
2 Stars
E1 5a
10
Abracadabra
12m. The delicate face is climbed centrally with hard but safe moves near the top.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
E1 5b
11
Wall and Crack Climb
12m. Climb rightwards to a ledge, then pass another to reach the final crack.
1 user comment
 S 4a
12
Colombia Lift-off
14m. Climb up and left to a junction with WaCC the move out right to climb the wall above the overhang.
 VS 4c
13
Impending Crack
12m. The central crack impends at half height.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
HS 4b
14
Toiseach
12m. Climb the wall just right of the central crack
 HVS 5a
15
Subtending Wall
12m. The wall leads to a crack in its upper half.
 HS 4b
16
Stairway
10m. The left trending flakes and easy groove.
 D
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  • Latest Comments

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    Wall and Crack Climb
    "Felt very hard for the grade. Dirty, grassy and bold." 28/Jul

    Gray's Wall
    "I have no idea what grade this is as I only got 2 foot off the ground. But it's..." 28/Jul

    Green Wall
    "Tricky start and finish! Bold for the grade." 13/Jun

    The Derivatives
    "The top slab is rathy necky for a VDiff!" 11/Jun

    The Drainpipe
    "Filty, even after 2 weeks of hot sunny weather! As the BMC guide says, "it..." 11/Jun

    Strenuosity
    "I could be wrong but the line shown does not seem to correspond with the line in..." 16/Sep

    Nil Desperandum
    "Beware of the midges" 20/Jun

    True Grit
    "a stunner. one of the best routes i've done on grit. two large Friends are worth..." 08/Dec

    True Grit
    "a real moorland classic not hard in the grade,a solo one very windy evening made..." 04/Oct

    Abracadabra
    "tis nails i agree, but i did manage to do it, i think i spent a day and a half c..." 22/Sep

    Abracadabra
    "apart from con, i've never met anyone who's actually completed this...nails!" 21/Sep

    Over the Moors
    "Black Mountain College a 3 star E7 6b, low in the grade, quite bold. Up that wal..." 29/May

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