Twikker Area

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Early morning sun
10 mins
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Sheltered

An imposing tall bay with the shallow cave of Lyons Corner House in its left wall. The area is more sheltered than other spots on the crag but it can be green, especially early in the year or after rain.

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1
Lyons Corner House
A fine expedition up the left edge of the bay, was originally done in three pitches, named after a famous London tearoom. A...
7 user comments
 
3 Stars
HVS 5a
2
Erb
A fine varied pitch with a lot of good climbing and no nasty surprises along the way. Follow Lyons Corner House to the high...
9 user comments
 
3 Stars
E2 5c
3
Twikker
The right-hand side of the cave leads to the lip of the roof which is passed with difficulty (stepping in from the ledge on the...
6 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
E3 5c
4
Lubric
From the cave trend up and right to the foot of the final smooth corner. This gives good climbing on the odd occasions when it...
 
1 Stars
Technical
HVS 5b
5
The Bed of Procrustes
A stunning boulder problem up tiny edges to reach the cave.
 
3 Stars
Technical
f8A+
6
Pinstone Street
The crack right of the corner turns mean (and a bit loose) at the overhang. Once past the bulges continue more easily stepping...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
Loose
E2 5c
7
Diamond Groove
Start at a grass ledge under the centre of the wall and climb to a higher ledge. Move left to a groove which leads to a third...
2 user comments
 HVS 5b
8
Flapjack
Climb the crack on the left then move right and balance up the shallow groove. Pleasant but protection is lacking and it is...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
9
Neatfeet
Neat moves up the short-lived but bold arete to join the upper section of the previous climb, or finish up the arete.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
10
SSS
The stepped groove is poorly protected and often green. It leads to an exit by the finish of Flapjack.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
11
Winter's Grip
Another of those gripping square-cut aretes. A couple of hand-placed pegs provide much needed protection.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
E6 6b
12
Keelhaul
The hanging flake on the left wall of the groove is approached up a short corner and gives tricky but short-lived laybacking....
4 user comments
 
Loose
VS 4c
13
Crusty Corner
The deep groove to the right is pretty overgrown nowadays.
 
Loose
S 4a
14
Quiddity
An impressive arete pitch. Fortunately there are more holds and runners than appearances suggest, though it is still bold!...
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
15
Billingsgate
The open scoop gives nice technical climbing past lots of rather tired small-wire slots to a leftwards exit. The climb was once...
9 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E1 5b
16
Lyons Corner House Direct
An excellent and elegant pitch up the long arete, managing to avoid all the crucial sections on the regular route. The loss of...
13 user comments
 
2 Stars
HVS 5a
  • Latest Comments

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    Green Death Superdirect
    "Changed from f7B+ ** to f7B **, no votes" 23/Mar

    Gimcrack
    "5a and hard VS if you follow the jamming crack without a deviation - might be 4c..." 13/Jun

    Coventry Street
    "I wonder if the votes for grading relate just to the bottom bit. The lead crux i..." 30/Mar

    Soho Sally
    "Really good varied climbing - but suffers a bit from lack of traffic - so get on..." 02/Sep

    Whitehall
    "Did this today - well done to whoever cleaned it up - it must have been a messy ..." 17/Aug

    Blind Bat
    "Old peg is actually OK and can be backed up with a friend 1 ish. Good crimping" 04/May

    Regent Street
    "I found the top crack hardest, both feet slipped but bomb proof finger locks and..." 15/Dec top50

    Piccadilly Circus
    "Good varied route when done as a big pitch. The hard section is short lived with..." 26/Oct

    Brimstone
    "E2 for me, but if you're happy hanging out on steep stuff with average holds it ..." 02/Oct

    Dextrous Hare
    "great route, good rp's protect" 15/Jul

    Lotto Direct
    "After the Lotto start (E1 5c), this is pretty easy at 5b max, but run out up the..." 10/Jul

    Oxford Street
    "Did the first pitch combined with Piccadilly Circus, which seemed the most logic..." 01/Jun

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