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.

Type: 
Wall
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
1 Boxthorn Crack 17 12m
1.02
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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 The Ramp 12 15m
0
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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 Limpet Groove 11 15m
0
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Stay in the chimney the whole way. DRB belays rebolted 2017.
Delaminate Eliminate V2
1.02
Climb the overhanging wall from a sit start, on to the slab of Plimsoll.
Richard Thomson, February 1994
4 Plimsoll 13 15m
1.02
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Climb the gorgeous slab and blocks to a double bolt belay. DRB belays rebolted 2017.
5 Rebuke 13 15m
1.02
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The big crack and wall above, heading slightly left to the double bolt belay. DRB belays rebolted 2017.
Nurk Route 13 12m
0
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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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