The Upper Tier

(7 routes)

The upper band of crags immediatly below the summit plataeu. Work out a descent route before beginning a climb

Altitude: 
680m
Type: 
Wall
Aspect: 
North
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
Nemesis 14 15m
0
wire representing trad
Climb a short wall just L of the buttress, across R and up another wall and thin crack. Finish up a jam crack and L.
Henry Mares '77
Pandemonium 19 22m
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The long corner on the prominent buttress. Start up a groove with a matagouri and move R to a ledge and into a corner. Done with a little aid by
Henry Mares in '77 and freed by Lindsay Main in '83.
Wild Oats 16 10m
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The second crack to the R of P.. Start from mid-height on the cliff.
Henry Mares '77
Towering Inferno 17 10m
0
wire representing trad
The L of two offwidth cracks. Face L first then R.
John Allen '79
The Sting 18 10m
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wire representing trad
The R offwidth.
Lindsay Main '77
Identity Crisis 15 6m
0
wire representing trad
a long way to the west, on a small buttress just above the highest part of the Main Cliff. The prominent jam crack.
Lindsay Main '80
Deceptive Bends 16 6m
0
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a long way to the west, on a small buttress just above the highest part of the Main Cliff. Just to the R of I.C.. A wall with a series of high moves on jugs.
Lindsay Main '80