999

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No sun
5 mins
Uphill
Sheltered

The last section of the cliff has a small selection of worthwhile routes on good rock. They don't see much traffic except for 999. It is the best lower grade route in the quarry following an excellent natural line, with good protection and (don't tell anyone) is a bit of a soft touch!

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Knock Out
Climb awkwardly onto the slab and trend left, passing the metal boomerang to a stance on the arete. Step back right and follow...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
VS
2
Great Slab
Wandering but worthwhile. Start under the centre of the slab, mantel awkwardly onto its base and traverse up and left to a...
 
1 Stars
VS
3
Virgin's Dilemma
A rare thing indeed, a Wilton slab - what else? High in the grade; thought by some to be better and bolder than Cameo. Climb...
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
HVS
4
999
The long clean groove that bounds the slab gives a fine piece of climbing, sustained and well-protected with a great line.
15 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
HS
5
Left Edge
From the grass on the right (reached by a grotty scramble) step left and balance up the fine and poorly-protected arete. Short...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
HVS
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  • Latest Comments

    For WILTON 1

    Wombat Chimney
    "Finish is solid and reasonably clean at the moment." 31/Aug

    Cameo
    "I thought the gear was bomber, tricky bits always separated by rest ledges, and ..." 11/Jun top50

    Cheat
    "pretty standard for E3 5b. how hard you think will depend how many times you ch..." 12/May

    Fingernail
    "Tried this today, struggled to get off the ground the left start is a lot harder..." 21/May

    Chocolate Girl
    "Apparently reachin the crack is the crux, and the 'four pegs' might be better de..." 24/Mar

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