Grit Corner and Duggie's Dilemma

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12 mins
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Two short faces with a pleasant collection of easier climbs plus some harder offerings. The routes are generally cleaner than those further north.
Approach (see map on page 139)Continue northwards round the edge from Birch Tree Wall following discontinuous paths through the trees.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Gnome's Arete
10m. The slab and arete using some naughty holds.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
Rounded
HVS
2
Grit Corner
10m. Follow the groove until it begins to bear away right then finish direct up the groove above. Exiting rightwards is easier...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
S
3
Lunatic Rib
8m. Climb the groove then layback round the nose on the left to reach easy ground.
 VS
4
Grit Bit
8m. Start up the groove and pass the bulge using a pocket. Finish up the arete.
 
Technical
HVS
5
Pebbledash
8m. Climb the crack that splits the narrow overhang. Avoid the block at the start.
 
Technical
E2
6
Overlapping Wall
8m. Cross the awkward overlap at its centre. Finish either by the easy chimney or, better, by the wall left of the chimney.
 
1 Stars
Technical
HS
7
Gully Arete
6m. Balance up the lower arete and pull past the roof.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
HS
8
No Doubt
6m. Climb the left-hand side of the jutting rib and finish direct.
 VS
9
Duggie's Dilemma
6m. The wall has an unprotected fun mantel at half-height.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VS
10
Spare Rib
6m. The arete is short but scary.
 
Technical
Fluttery
E2
11
Tight Chimney
6m. The rift is best tackled when sober.
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
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