Romulus and Remus to Adam and Eve

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Lots of sun!
10 mins
Uphill

A series of small buttresses presenting some good walls and aretes including the Prow and the two sets of odd couples.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Wolf Wall
5m. The thin crack just right of the bounding groove.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
S
2
Wolf Whistle
6m. Nice climbing up the centre of the steep slab.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
HS
3
Woodpecker Wall
7m. Climb the lower arete then the pocket-spattered face above.
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
S
4
Romulus
7m. The rounded arete that forms the left edge of the chimney.
 
1 Stars
Rounded
HS
5
Tiber Chimney
7m. The narrowing cleft has the odd loose block.
 
Loose
M
6
Tiber Wall
7m. Power through the overhang and finish up the slab. No bridging back at the grade.
 
Strong
Pumpy
E1
7
Remus
8m. Follow mini-ramps leftwards to the mid-height ledge. Continue up the wall at the back to a reachy finale. The left arete...
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Rounded
VS
8
Halyards
5m. The left-hand arete is pleasant.
 VD
9
Little by Little
5m. The little groove in the centre of the wall.
 
1 Stars
VD
10
Main Mast Crack
5m. The short steep groove is harder than it looks - honest.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
S
11
Stewker
7m. Tackle the centre of the side wall by linking a layaway and a pocket by a long reach. The holds are okay but the landing...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Technical
E1
12
Prowess
7m. Layback the left-hand side of the arete. Scary.
 
Technical
Fluttery
E3
13
The Prow
7m. Climb the narrow arete to a hard finish. 'Lifting a fridge' type moves might be found of help.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
E1
14
Galley Chimney
7m. The rift passing a big jammed block.
 M
15
The Heads
7m. The right arete of the chimney. Start either side of the lower arete, and finish on the side wall of the chimney - without...
 HS
16
The Bulkhead
7m. The leaning crack gives a good little pitch with a stiff finale.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VS
17
The Keel
6m. Climb a short crack and the ensuing flake to a taxing exit.
 
Rounded
Fluttery
HVS
18
Jill's Delight
4m. The face just left of the angular arete.
1 user comment
 D
19
Right-hand Side
4m. The right-hand side of the arete.
1 user comment
 D
20
Evens/The Fig Leaf
5m. Opposite Adam, and at the top of the gully, use the pocket to reach the groove above. Some nice moves in a gloomy setting.
 
1 Stars
VS
21
Curving Arete
6m. The bow-shaped arete that bounds the north face.
 
1 Stars
VS
22
Jack's Delight
8m. From the toe of the tower, trend left to the centre of the face then go direct up pockets. Good climbing but bold (i.e. a...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VS
23
Eve Left-hand
8m. The left-hand side of the arete is sustained and unprotected.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E1
24
Eve Right-hand
8m. The right-hand side of the arete is even harder.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E2
25
Hob Nobs
8m. Straight up the face one metre right of the arete.
 
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
E4
26
Serpent
8m. Climb to the tiny right-trending crack, follow it for a couple of moves until pockets up and left can be reached. Exit...
 
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
E4
  • Latest Comments

    For SCUGDALE

    Main Mast Crack
    "Much to my disappointment (I'd even donned my Aldi thrutching jacket in preparat..." 23/Jul

    Pingers
    "Is this the only VS with a one finger pull-up?" 10/Dec

    The Shelf
    "A classic highball sprint." 25/Sep

    The Prow
    "'Lifting a Fridge'it couldn't be put any better!" 13/Sep

    Pets' Corner
    "Yeah, got to be worth 2 stars at least. Certainly one of the best routes I've do..." 12/Sep

    Pets' Corner
    "better than zeta wall" 12/Sep

    Prickly Rib
    "Up the left hand side of the rib, surely? Though might be HS up the right hand ..." 26/Jun

    The Bulkhead
    "More like VS 4c I reckon. The slightly overhanging finger crack at the top is da..." 19/Jun

    Bonzo
    "One of your reachy symbols would suit this climb well." 31/May

    Stewker
    "Another route that has been responsible for more than its fair share of broken l..." 21/Apr

    The Shelf
    "also watch you ankles - cost me a badly twisted ankle and a few months off!" 20/Apr

    Main Mast Crack
    "Well this gets Severe in the current guidebook, and whilst it is a bit of a thra..." 16/Apr

    Gamma
    "HD in the guidebook. Maybe VDiff at a pinch but never Severe!" 03/Apr

    The Mantelshelf
    "Not serious enough for a VS, but worth 4c, is V Diff 4c too silly a grade?" 27/Mar

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