Damocles Slab

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Trad
Sun to mid-afternoon
25 mins
Up and Down
Abseil
Sheltered

On the north side of the quarry is a white slab with no approach from below. A pair of disused fence posts above marks the spot to abseil from trees.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
I Don't Wanna Pickle
Abseil to a bolt belay above a prominent boulder and climb up to the first bolt. Traverse left to a creaking vegetated flake,...
 
Loose
E4
2
Blah de Blah de Blah!
Start as for I Don't Wanna Pickle and move left past a small corner then up to a second bolt. After a short distance, traverse...
 
Loose
E4
3
Damocles
A hard-to-reach bolt belay gives abseil access to this route - use a nearby tree to help. Climb the crack-line to the niche,...
 HVS
4
Clippopotamus
A nice route worth seeking out.
 
1 Stars
6b