BULL'S HOLLOW


Close to Toad Rocks is a hidden quarry that dates back to 1890 known as Bull's Hollow. Averaging between 8 and 10 metres in height, this quarry gives a unique and alternative sandstone experience. The rocks surround a murky swamp, which grows significantly with rainfall.

Routes

72 trad routes (3a...7b+)
5 boulder problems (f2+...f4+)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Buttress (click for routes) No. of Routes Route Type Sunshine
or shade
Approach walk Other
Waistline to Yew Wall
The esoteric wonderland at the far left-hand side of the crag will begin or end your adventures at...
12
Trad
Sun and shade
Up and down

4 mins

Taurus Wall to Apis
Continuing into the 'heart of darkness' are even more green walls,... all except one. Despite this,...
18
Trad
Sun and shade
Up and down

3 mins

Conway's Buttress
Things begin to improve from this point onwards, with a nice, but mildly sandy set of routes around...
10
Trad
No sun
Up and down

3 mins

The Wall
This is the best it gets at the Hollow and most visits here will be rewarded. The wall faces south...
10
Trad
Lots of sun!
Up and down

3 mins

Seepage
Slab Chimney
Not quite as good as the 'The Wall', this section still provides some playful and powerful routes...
7
Trad
No sun
Up and down

3 mins

Seepage
Gangway Wall
A fine sandstone wall with a proud and inspiring arete. The rock is a bit sandy and broken in...
15
Trad
No sun
Up and down

3 mins

Toad Wall and Stephen's Rock
These two rocks are close cousins of the neighbouring Toad Rocks. They are mainly sandy and green,...
5
Bouldering
No sun
Up and down

1 min

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