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Punk Rock

(15 routes)

An understated little crag, tucked away where you least expect it and with views to boot. There are 15 climbs in the easy-to-mid-grade range, all climbed by Charlie Creese in the early 1980s. Two steel stakes at the top of the crag, eight metres back, act as belays.

  • North West

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Type: 
Crag
Aspect: 
North West

An understated little crag, tucked away where you least expect it and with views to boot. There are 15 climbs in the easy-to-mid-grade range, all climbed by Charlie Creese in the early 1980s. Two steel stakes at the top of the crag, eight metres back, act as belays.

Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
1
14
0
5m
Natural gear required
  Climb the left side of the face following a vague seam.

Charlie Creese

2
15
0
7m
Natural gear required
  Over the small overlaps.

Charlie Creese

3
12
0
7m
Natural gear required
  Be prepared to fight off the seagulls!

Charlie Creese

4
22
1.02
10m
Natural gear required
  Climb the face right of the arete (holds on the arete are out of bounds) in small edges and nubbins. Classic face climbing, though protection is sparse to non-existent.

Charlie Creese

5
18
1.02
10m
Natural gear required
  The central line, using the seam for gear. Move right onto the arete near the top.

Charlie Creese

6
17
0
10m
Natural gear required
  Climb diagonally leftwards below the arete formed by the edge of the pinnacle.

Charlie Creese

7
14
0
10m
Natural gear required
  Climb the left-arching crack.

Charlie Creese

8
17
0
10m
Natural gear required
  Starts in the apex then up through some more difficult moves through the small overlap.

Charlie Creese

9
17
0
10m
1X bolts
Natural gear required
  Climb the slab then make committing moves at the overlap. One bolt and fiddly pro lower down.

Charlie Creese

10
17
0
10m
1X bolts
Natural gear required
  Starts below a roof. Follow water pods and edges until under the overlap. Like the previous route there are committing moves through the overlap, however this time they are protected by a bolt.

Charlie Creese

11
17
0
10m
1X bolts
Natural gear required
  Climb the blunt arete, clipping the bolt on Piles as you pass by.

Charlie Creese

12
13
0
8m
1X bolts
Natural gear required
  Up the right-facing ramp through the weakness.

Charlie Creese

13
15
0
8m
1X bolts
Natural gear required
  Climb over the small roof and up the thin headwall.

Charlie Creese

14
17
0
8m
Natural gear required
  Start behind the cabbage tree and climb small ribs and edges.

Charlie Creese

15
19
0
8m
Natural gear required
  Easy moves off the ground lead to a crux move at the overlap.

Charlie Creese

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