8th Quarry

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Lots of sun!
15 mins
Up and Down
Sheltered

Good rock with worthwhile mini-routes or bouldering.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Firefly
The the left-hand side of the wall via a crack climbed on tips jams. Short but sweet, keep your nails filed for this one.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
HVS
2
Duckdoo
The wide leaning crack is awkward.
1 user comment
 
Graunchy
S
3
Axminster
Starting up the cracks to the right is an alternative.
 HS
4
A Fist Full of Daggers
Another searingly thin crack-line giving technical finger jamming of the ouch kind, and a l-o-n-g reach to finish.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Technical
E2
5
Deliver Us From Evil
The pair of converging cracks are climbed left then right. There is a hard move between the crack and precious little to stand...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E1
6
Black Watch
The tricky crack passing a flake with mega-jugs on its crest leads to a monster reach for the top.
2 user comments
 
Reachy
HVS
7
Talliot
The crack and groove are harder than they appear from below. Finger jam, layaway and tarry not.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS
8
Eye-catcher
Climb the right-hand crack in this section of the wall and at its top scoot leftwards to finish above Black Watch or, for more...
1 user comment
 
Pumpy
HVS
9
Repetition
The thin crack-line has a reachy move.
 
Reachy
E1
10
Fall Guy
A green crack. Move left at the top to Repetition.
 E1
11
Chew Grit
Climb the short groove and the slab above. Not very tasty.
 VS
12
A Day Too Late
Traverse the handrail from the base of Chew Grit.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
f5+
13
The Groove
The steep blank groove. Finish left at the roof.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
f7A+
14
Legacy
The thin crack gets easier with height.
 f4
15
Chalkie
Climb the short arete right of the corner has nice moves.
1 user comment
 f4
16
Tomintool
The groove just right of the arete is trickier than it looks.
2 user comments
 f5
17
Auchtermuchty
The short wall.
 f5
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