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.

Type: 
Crag
Aspect: 
North West
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
1 Sin 14 5m
0
wire representing trad
Climb the left side of the face following a vague seam.
Charlie Creese
2 Acne 15 7m
0
wire representing trad
Over the small overlaps.
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3 Seagull Groove 12 7m
0
wire representing trad
Be prepared to fight off the seagulls!
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4 Blasphemy 22 10m
1.02
wire representing trad
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.
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5 Siene 18 10m
1.02
wire representing trad
The central line, using the seam for gear. Move right onto the arete near the top.
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6 Obscene 17 10m
0
wire representing trad
Climb diagonally leftwards below the arete formed by the edge of the pinnacle.
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7 Apathy 14 10m
0
wire representing trad
Climb the left-arching crack.
Charlie Creese
8 Farce 17 10m
0
wire representing trad
Starts in the apex then up through some more difficult moves through the small overlap.
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9 Going To Fall 17 10m
0
1bolts wire representing trad
Climb the slab then make committing moves at the overlap. One bolt and fiddly pro lower down.
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10 Piles 17 10m
0
1bolts wire representing trad
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.
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11 Complacent 17 10m
0
1bolts wire representing trad
Climb the blunt arete, clipping the bolt on Piles as you pass by.
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12 Pretty Vacant 13 8m
0
1bolts wire representing trad
Up the right-facing ramp through the weakness.
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13 Just Another VS 15 8m
0
1bolts wire representing trad
Climb over the small roof and up the thin headwall.
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14 Anarchy 17 8m
0
wire representing trad
Start behind the cabbage tree and climb small ribs and edges.
Charlie Creese
15 Angular Momentum 19 8m
0
wire representing trad
Easy moves off the ground lead to a crux move at the overlap.
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