London Wall

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Afternoon sun
8 mins
Uphill
Sheltered

A superb set of cracks and grooves including the magnificent sustained London Wall, the quality hand-crack of Bond Street and the lovely sustained bridging on Great Portland Street.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Covent Garden
1) 4b, 15m. A long groove leads via a couple of moves on its left arete to a stance in the corner on the right.2) 4b, 12m....
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
VS 4b
2
Bond Street
20m. The superb jamming crack has hard moves entering and leaving the resting niche. It will take all the protection you can...
14 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
3
Monopoly
20m. A blank wall with a combination of technical climbing and little in the way of protection. The upper section is the...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
E7 6b
4
Great Portland Street
20m. A fierce 'stopper' mantelshelf is required to reach the elegant hanging groove. It then gives sustained steep bridging.
10 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
HVS 5b
5
White Wall
22m. The wall left of the deep corner with its thin crack system could have done with a few more aided ascents before it was...
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
E5 6b
6
The Mall
22m. The sustained right-angled groove is tough at the grade, though protection is good. Watch for the gritty sloping top.
21 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c
7
London Wall
22m. This compelling crack splitting the sheer red wall is an essential hard-core tick - the climbing is safe as houses and...
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E5 6a
8
Lambeth Chimney
22m. The shallow chimney on the right-hand side of the wall leads to a ledge. Step around the exposed arete on the left to...
9 user comments
 
1 Stars
HS 4b
  • Latest Comments

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    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

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