Echo Cliffs

(4 routes)

From the bridge that leads to “Crag X”, follow the stream up-stream to three large
buttresses, just before the property boundary. To hear the echo, stand on the rock below
the main buttress. Potential for some hard routes exists here.

Type: 
Wall
Aspect: 
South
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
Echo's Slab 8 10m
0
Climb the slab under the left hand buttress. Difficult start.
Jeremy Bainbridge-Smith (solo) 25-may-91
Geriatrix 19 15m
0
2bolts wire representing trad
Climb the layback crack that starts mid-way up “Echo's Slab”. 2 bolts with hangers, take #4 Camelot, triple bolt/chain belay.
Grant Pearson / Christoph Devenoges 16-Oct-93
Youth 22 22m
2.01
12bolts
Meander up the middle buttress starting up the right hand side of the arete to the ledge. Continue up the face, over the over-lap, finishing up the corner. 12 bolts with hangers, DBC belay. If you wonder who Youth is, it’s Christoph.
Phil Higgins 16-Oct-93
Mud Wiggle 16 20m
0
1bolts
Climb the crack around to the right of Youth. Layback the bulge, continue up the slab and finish on top. 1 bolt, belay as for Youth. Originally cleaned by Christoph Devenoges who then took a ground fall from the bulge.
Allan Cox / Stuart Gerritsen 8-Mar-94