Saint's Wall

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Afternoon sun
10 mins
Level
Sheltered

The wide wall above the path is split by a narrow chimney. It has a good selection of lower grade climbs and a couple of harder ones. This buttress is always popular.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Parity
12m. Start up the groove and move left at the bulges to the crack system. Follow this left then back right to a rounded exit.
 
1 Stars
Rounded
HS
2
Trinity
12m. Continue up the crack system (small wires) to a ledge with a useful gorse bush. Finish up the awkward groove.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
VS
3
Waverly Wafer
14m. Climb the crack in the side wall of the face to the top ledge then finish up the rounded arete on the right with...
 
Rounded
E2
4
Waverly Variation
14m. Follow Waverly Wafer to the last bulge then sneak off right into the chimney.
 VS
5
Temptation
12m. The wide and straightforward chimney.
 
1 Stars
M
6
Threadbare
12m. The slab right of the chimney has a tricky lower section and a rounded exit.
 
Rounded
HVS
7
Pink Socks on Top
12m. From the cave/hole, climb to the upper break, mantel through the heather and finish up the wall.
 E1
8
Saint's Progress
16m. Devious but logical. From the cave/hole traverse the break right to a shallow groove and follow this to the break....
 
1 Stars
Technical
S
9
Holy Mother of Inspiration (don't fail me now)
12m. Climb the face (hard and serious even with distant side-runners) to the ledges. Finish up the wall.
 
Rounded
Fluttery
E3
10
St. Ivel
12m. A great little route. Trend right to the shallow green groove, and climb this on its right-hand side to the ledges. Finish...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
Rounded
VS
11
Litany
12m. Pull rightwards though the overhangs to a ledge, finish up the crack though the upper bulges.
 
1 Stars
VS
12
Saint's Arete
12m. Power through the bulges to access the right arete, then finish up the groove above.
 
1 Stars
HVS
  • Latest Comments

    For KYLOE OUT THE WOOD

    Back to the Egg
    "Awesome route, varied and pumpy." 16/May

    Wasted Time
    "a good climb but as i didn't have a guide book i was unsure where to go. Did the..." 19/Oct

    Wilfred Prickles
    "Giving this the same grade as Devil's Edge (Quarry), makes the HVS grade bracket..." 01/Jul

    Wilfred Prickles
    "don't mind this being graded HVS 5a, but when you get on some other HVS 5a's whi..." 11/Jun

    Trinity
    "A bit of a sandbag, especially when sandy. Good gear but several awkward moves. ..." 21/Apr

    Chris's Arete
    "Lovely airy stuff. A good line up an obvious feature. At least 2 stars surely." 11/Dec

    Wilfred Prickles
    "VS 4c but sustained at that level." 02/Oct

    Flake Crack
    "more fun than a barrel of monkeys. The rightward exit up the small groove is nic..." 12/Sep top50

    Wilfred Prickles
    "Worth HVS for the onsight. Very easy to pump out placing the gear." 12/Sep

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