Constable's Overhang

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Thunder
14m. The steep and awkward groove is most difficult above the resting ledge at two thirds height.
1 user comment
 HVS 5a
2
Constable's Overhang
14m. An arresting little number up the once pegged crack in the back of the bay. Plod up the lower wall to the overhang and...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
E5 6b
3
Nameless Edge
14m. The long groove up the right-hand side of the recess is a worthwhile pitch.
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
4
Slipshod
14m. Climb the right wall of the corner then make harrowing moves around the exposed right arete to gain the easier upper...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
E1 5a
5
Green Slabs
14m. Climb a groove then follow the rocky steps and assorted ferns leftwards
 VD
6
Pulley
12m. Climb the groove and exit rightwards to a slab. Continue up the groove until it is possible to escape left.
 S 4a
7
Block and Tackle
12m. Tackle the blocky groove without too much fuss.
 VD
8
The Arete
12m. The clean cut arete is pleasant.
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
9
Central Crack
12m. The superb jamming crack that smacks you in the eye when you enter the quarry, short lived but near perfection whilst it...
7 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
10
Crack and Slab Variant
12m.Climb the flake to a good ledge and from its right-hand side continue up cracks.
 
1 Stars
D
11
Acendveass
12m. Layback the right arete of the wall to the good ledge then finish up the cracks on the left.
 VS 4b
12
Crack and Slab
12m.Start right of the arete and climb a crack to the right-hand end of the ledge on the Variant. Join it and finish...
 
2 Stars
D
13
30ft Wall
36ft. Climb into the main corner until the angle falls back then trend left and finish up the arete.
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
14
40ft Corner
34ft. The long corner groove is worth doing when clean.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
15
Canine Crucifixtion
12m.The crack right of the arete gives and entertaining pitch that you can get your teeth into. Follow the crack to its end...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
E2 5c
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    For WILTON 3

    Kay
    "Finally put my spade were my gob is and cleaned this up early 2010. A very good ..." 03/May

    The Grader
    "a brilliant route for the wilton quarries! tough but protectable and very involv..." 25/Apr

    Slipshod
    "I'd go for three stars. Got to be one of the best routes in the quarry - great d..." 04/Jun

    Forked Cracks
    "Bit stiff to start but its all there if you look. Pleasant route although very m..." 21/May

    Shivers Arete
    "Not that I've done many to compare but this felt very soft for E1 with the peg a..." 14/Jul top50

    Forked Cracks
    "More like 5a at the start" 28/Jul

    Al's Idea
    "A quick search on ukclimbing suggests that the descent is described in the wrong..." 31/May

    Al's Idea
    "the thought did cross my mind at the time,we did the arete to the left next to t..." 31/May

    Al's Idea
    "hi there guys, its a bit soft touch i know but are you sure you climbed the corr..." 30/May

    Al's Idea
    "with you all the way on that one george, who ever graded it must have been havin..." 29/May

    Thunder
    "Has potential to be a classic if more people would climb it." 29/May

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