FRODSHAM


A small set of west-facing buttresses on the crest of the wooded slopes of Frodsham Hill.

Routes

10 trad routes (D...VD)
57 boulder problems (V0-...V7)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Buttress (click for routes) No. of Routes Route Type Sunshine
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Approach walk Other
Great Wall Area
The most impressive piece of rock at Frodsham is The Great Wall. Perched high above a steep slope...
17
Boulder
Afternoon sun
Uphill

8 mins

sheltered
Cinema Screen Wall
The Cinema Screen is an imposing and well-named piece of rock which unfortunately doesn’t provide...
8
Boulder
Afternoon sun
Uphill

8 mins

sheltered
Cave Buttress
A steep buttress with some big holds, an easy line and a desperate roof.
9
Boulder
Afternoon sun
Uphill

7 mins

sheltered
Long Buttress
A short but wide buttress spit centrally by an awkward chimney which breaks an almost continuous...
17
Boulder
Afternoon sun
Uphill

6 mins

sheltered
Hoop-La Buttress Area
Hoop-La Buttress is the first piece of rock reached from the parking. This roof gives the best...
16
Boulder
Afternoon sun
Uphill

6 mins

sheltered
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  • Latest Comments

    For FRODSHAM

    Tradesman's Entrance
    "This description is misleading. 'Tradesman's Entrance' slaps out right to sloper..." 23/Jun

    Arete Route
    "Pity about the boring name - Ush Arete would be much better." 08/Apr

    Arete Route
    "Holds to R and, at top, the L used at grade given" 05/Jul

    The Hoop-La
    "Excellent moves; can be climbed on brilliant jambs or the wall right of crack. S..." 21/Aug

    Multi-Screen
    "these V grades are supposed to represent top-rope grades, or at least that's how..." 29/Dec

    Multi-Screen
    "Have the editors solo'd the 'boulder problems' on Great Wall and the Cinema Scre..." 20/Jul

    Multi-Screen
    "Very scary for a boulder problem. Hard pulls near the top (I knackered my finge..." 19/Jul

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