Housekeeping Crag

(7 routes)

On the same ledge and right next to Turner’s Eyrie, all routes have steep starts straight off the ledge. All are 'top' pitches: you are already well above the deck and from the first hold are climbing on overhung rock.

Type: 
Crag
Aspect: 
North
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
1 Up the Garden Path 19 22m
2.01
wire representing trad
Hard start, cruisy middle, steep finish.
Richard Turner, James Spiers, February 2015
2 Domestic Bliss 18 22m
3
wire representing trad
Hard start to uber-textured rib.
James Spiers, Richard Turner, February 2015
3 Low Pressure Subalpine Shower System 21 22m
2.01
wire representing trad
Hard start, steep face, terrace and pleasant top.
James Spiers, Richard Turner, February 2015
4 And a Dyke for Dessert 22 22m
3
wire representing trad
Steep start, convoluted but bomber gear, right up the dyke.
Richard Turner, James Spiers, February 2015
5 Doing the Dishes 20 21m
2.01
wire representing trad
Climb the orange wall, technical moves to start and a sustained finish on big holds.
Rich Turner, Rich Thomson, February 2009
6 Beer Battered Orange Roughy 23 21m
3
wire representing trad
The centre of the orange wall. Tricky gear and moves – but great!
Richard Turner, James Spiers, February 2015
7 Hanging Out the Washing 17 18m
1.02
wire representing trad
A reasonably committing start off the ledge leads into good bridging in the upper corner.
Rich Thomson, Rich Turner, February 2009
Attribution: 
Richard Thomson & Rich Turner