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Plimsoll Wall

(7 routes)

The routes on this wall, on the right, seaward end of the Nose area, cover more friendly terrain on some of the better rock at Titahi Bay.
Belay anchors were replaced with 110mm titanium glue-in bolts November 2017.

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Wall

The routes on this wall, on the right, seaward end of the Nose area, cover more friendly terrain on some of the better rock at Titahi Bay.
Belay anchors were replaced with 110mm titanium glue-in bolts November 2017.

Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
1
17
1.02
12m
Natural gear required
  Not really a crack but good climbing on pockets. Tiptoe over the overlap and finish either left to the first pitch belay on Gobeys Nose, or right to the Slab belay.
2
12
0
15m
Natural gear required
  Up the chimney and out onto the left wall. Near the top head back right on good holds to the Slab belay. DRB belays rebolted 2017.
3
11
0
15m
Natural gear required
  Stay in the chimney the whole way. DRB belays rebolted 2017.
V2
1.02
  Climb the overhanging wall from a sit start, on to the slab of Plimsoll.

Richard Thomson, February 1994

4
13
1.02
15m
Natural gear required
  Climb the gorgeous slab and blocks to a double bolt belay. DRB belays rebolted 2017.
5
13
1.02
15m
Natural gear required
  The big crack and wall above, heading slightly left to the double bolt belay. DRB belays rebolted 2017.
13
0
12m
Natural gear required
  The corner at the right-hand end of the wall with a small roof. Either step left under the roof on to a slab, or follow the crack over the roof (harder).
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