The Broadwalk

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10 mins
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Sheltered

At the tallest part of the cliff a wide ledge runs across the upper section of the crag from the diagonal Clashooks Gully. This ledge is a popular hang-out for local youths but also has a few steep and nasty climbs on compact black rock.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Hemingway's Wall
Start above a boulder in the gully and climb the bulging wall using a rounded shelf. Starting just right is 6a.
 
2 Stars
Rounded
E3
2
Late-nite Greenhaigh
Steep moves on horizontal holds up the bulging wall.
 
2 Stars
Strong
E3
3
The Missing Font
An eliminate with thin moves on flakes.
2 user comments
 
Technical
Crimpy
?? 5c
4
Senile Saunter
Start up West Wall Chimney and traverse left (exposed) to reach the hanging flake/corner. The steep Direct Start is 5c.
 
1 Stars
E1
5
West Wall Chimney
The chimney has a steep start. At the top step left onto the wall for a less-enclosed finish.
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VD
6
Windy Corner Nose Finish
Finish up the wall above the traverse on Windy Corner.
 
1 Stars
HS
7
Windy Corner
From a short way up West Wall Chimney, traverse rightwards in a fine and exposed position. Keep going until you can walk to the...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VD
8
Diopera
Climb the edge of the buttress, through a weakness just left of the bigger roofs, often windy.
 
1 Stars
HVS
9
Eroica
The first route through the roofs has some friable holds.
 
Loose
HVS
10
Erotica
More dodgy rock. Climb the scoop and pockets just right of Eroica. Best set a rope up first!
4 user comments
 
Loose
?? 6b
11
Coward of the County
The roofs get bigger and the quality picks up. Make a hard move to gain a good hold on the right. Move back left and finish...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E4
12
Spooky
Start 4m right of Coward. Make a long reach from a small pocket to gain some good holds. Move left and continue up the wall...
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Pumpy
E5
13
Brandenburg Gate
The direct start is a serious proposition. Make a big reach from some small pockets to gain a little prow (V9 to here). Pull up...
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Fluttery
E5
14
Brandenburg Wall
A great route in a spectacular position. Start down and right of the flakes on the upper wall. Climb to the roof (good small...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
E4
15
Stingray
A direct finish to Brandenburg Wall on small holds.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E4
16
The Mangler
A good old-fashioned roof crack which succumbs to a typical struggle. Those with an aversion to jamming can use finger-holds...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
E3
17
Gorilla Wall
Start as for The Mangler but traverse right along a flake until you can pull over onto the upper wall.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E3
18
Gorilla Wall Direct
The direct start begins at big holds about 2m to the right.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E4
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    Liverpool Lady Boyz
    "I lead this route over three years ago and gave it the grade of E5 6b this was c..." 13/Oct

    Necrophiliac
    "Yeah if you used a mono you were on morgue slab, E2 5b. The moves on necrophilia..." 14/Jun

    Beatnik
    "My Bad, Beatnik was first top roped by Jim in the 60's and was soloed by Rouse i..." 19/Jul

    The Unknown Quantity
    "Despo. Crux consists of rocking into the pocket off two average crimps and then ..." 13/Sep

    Greenteeth Crack
    "Know someone who's a hotshot at the local wall or on bolted limestone? Point th..." 01/Sep

    Mossy Slab
    "Lower sloping section dirty and thus some apprehension in standing on the indist..." 02/May

    Agag
    "No jamming, no laybacking but painfully wide bridging to pass the overhang - att..." 16/Apr

    Mogadon's Good for You
    "Sounds like you did the second half of CFK (E4 6a), an Andy Popp route which cro..." 25/Sep

    The Wendigo
    "This route is awesome! I cleaned the top holds before getting on it as they were..." 19/May

    Flake Crack
    "I have found Flake Crack's big brother! It's got an uninspiring name - "Un..." 30/Oct

    Morgue Slab
    "So where exactly does this go? I climbed up to a small diagonal crack/undercut ..." 04/Oct

    The Wendigo
    "A great piece of climbing, probably, just about, warranting the fluttery symbol,..." 21/Aug

    Wood's Climb
    "The 5a move at the overlap was always unprotected in the old days (Given VS in A..." 19/Jul

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