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.

Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
Echo's Slab 8 10m
Climb the slab under the left hand buttress. Difficult start.
Jeremy Bainbridge-Smith (solo) 25-may-91
Geriatrix 19 15m
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
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
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