Freddie's Finale Area

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Early morning sun
15 mins

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
Thermometer Crack
8m. On the far left is a leaning crack giving good jamming.
1 Stars
VS 4b
Crack and Slab
8m. From the foot of the chimney slant left to climb a groove.
1 user comment
1 Stars
S 4a
Short Crack
8m. The bulging chimney gives technical but well protected bridging.
1 user comment
1 Stars
VS 5a
Pinball Wizard
8m. Follow the finger-jamming crack then the middle of the bolder wall above on small finger holds.
11 user comments
2 Stars
E2 5c
Blind Faith
8m. The bold (if you wear blinkers) arete eases with height.
2 user comments
 E3 6a
Eight Metre Corner
25ft. The deepening groove is pleasant.
1 Stars
10m. The arete right of the chimney ha trickier moves to reach a short crack.
 VS 4b
Blocked Chimney
10m. The chimney to its blockage and an escape left.
1 Stars
Arete du Coeur
10m. The bold arete direct passing the overhang with difficulty.
1 user comment
 E4 5c
Ornithologist's Corner
12m. Good jamming up the crack set in a steep groove above the approach path, with a strenuous crux passing the overhang near...
1 user comment
2 Stars
VS 4b
Surprise Arete
12m. The delicate arete on its right-hand side to the break then move left to finish up the crack. Harder for the short.
1 Stars
HVS 4c
One-way Ticket
12m. The direct finish up the arete is bolder again.
1 Stars
E2 5b
14m. The flaky crack leads leftwards to tricky moves to pass the neb.
1 user comment
2 Stars
VS 4c
The Yellow Bellied Gonk
10m. The bulging arete to a crusty break then pull onto the upper slab with difficulty.
 E4 6a
Overhanging Chimney
12m. The leaning and narrowing chimney is difficult to start - try facing left. Once the chock is threaded the worst is over,...
1 Stars
Freddie's Finale
14m. Fist jamming at its best (not the contradiction none gritstoner's might imagine) up the bulging crack and curving flake...
5 user comments
3 Stars
E1 5b
Double Take
18m. The first of the 'E big numbers'. Climb through the first overhang of Freddie's then swing right along the break to gain...
3 user comments
2 Stars
E5 6b
Wimberry Overhang
18m. Leap through the centre of he overhangs (2 peg runners) to access the hanging slab and an easier finish up a crack.
5 user comments
2 Stars
E5 6c
Space Oddity
16m. Start left of the groove and swing left on the lip of the overhang to below a thin crack. Climb this (fingery - crux) to...
1 Stars
E5 6c
Space Shuffle
22m. From the second thread in Hanging Groove tiptoe out left above the overhangs all the way to the distant arete and a finish...
2 Stars
E4 6a
Hanging Groove
16m. Climb steeply into the well-named feature and finish more easily.
1 user comment
2 Stars
VS 4c
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    Wimberry Overhang
    "Yesterday saw the probable first repeat since the removal in 2007 of the block &..." 10/Apr

    Northern Ballet
    "The whole route would benefit from a clean - very gritty at the moment making th..." 15/Aug

    "1st E3, seems like a popular 1st E3.........soft for the grade. Too soon for me..." 12/Jul

    Thorn in the Side-wall
    "It is now brushed, but the green will return! Still hard with gear in the corner..." 05/Jun

    Appointment With Fear
    "Easy E7 and pretty safe at that - as long as you don't fall off the last bit of ..." 12/May

    Bertie's Bugbear
    "Very dirty at the moment. Jamming in a damp mossy crack and smearing on lichen. ..." 28/Sep

    Short Crack
    "Technical bridging gives way to even more technical jamming come offwidth more l..." 17/Jun

    Route II
    "its 4c always was, no need for 5a" 10/Nov

    Wimberry Overhang
    "I hope R. is recovering without any complications...sounds like it could have be..." 10/Aug

    Wimberry Overhang
    "referring to accident. block pulled when climber fell on 2/8/2007. peg was backe..." 07/Aug

    The Trident
    "Significantly harder than Peapod!" 06/Aug

    "An excellent demonstration of the rewards of onsight committment. Rather scary d..." 16/Oct

    Squirmer's Chimney
    "How does anyone even fit into this crack?? Couldn't get in the crack to even sta..." 12/Jun

    The Trident
    "Agree totally with Fiend, being of this planet and species I couldn't even get t..." 04/Feb

    The Trident
    "LOL at PatEase on shorts, me mate tried to 2nd it with shorts and came down ripp..." 09/Jan

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