Fifth Quarry

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Lots of sun!
Level
15 mins
Sheltered

The main feature of this quarry is fine pale wall that faces south and has a couple of excellent technical offerings.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Swing-up
6m. Climb the narrow west-facing wall until is is possible to swing rightwards around the arete (instant exposure) and finish...
1 user comment
 HS 4b
2
Yarn Spinner
8m. The left-hand side of the face is climb with considerable difficulty. Start up the disappearing-crack and crank direct to...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
E4 6c
3
Weaver's Wall
8m. Weave a-way up the wall right of centre linking a series of useful but spaced holds, to a final bold mantelshelf.
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Reachy
Fluttery
E2 5b
4
Weaver's Crack
6m. The crack that bounds the right-hand side of the smooth wall gives some good, if awkward, jamming.
 
1 Stars
HS 4b
5
Norah Batty
8m. The wider left-slanting crack to the right. The second route with this name in the quarries.
 S 4a
6
The Virgin
8m. The next crack is not popular judging by the tufts.
 VD
7
Cool Fool
8m. The thin left-leaning fissure is over far too soon.
 VS 4c
8
Kiss My Arm
8m. ..and the same can be said about its right-leaning twin.
1 user comment
 VS 4c
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    Kiss My Arm
    "Disappeared under the grass!" 06/Aug

    Sodom
    "fantastic route, but very strenuous, thought I was going to come off it all the ..." 11/Jul

    Harvest Moon
    "Ancient ring peg needs replacing. There is a new peg on the Right 2006?" 26/Jun

    Scoop de Grace
    "i think ian vickers/gareth parry may have made an ascent/s" 10/Apr

    Spanner Wall
    "What a route, quirky and fun. Very high in the grade I'd give it 5c british tec..." 01/Apr

    Scoop de Grace
    "Tall people would avoid many of the moves that Dougie had to do as he came in sl..." 04/Feb

    Swing-up
    "Delightful route, nice bit of exposure :-)" 12/Oct

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