The Burrow

(5 routes)

'The Burrow' a small cliff 100m left of the Watchtower.

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Walk to the base of the Watchtower. Then walk 100m past the Watchtower to the climbers left.

Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
1 Sir Tim Rolls a Fat One 23 22m
Left most route on wall. Cool moves to a double knee bar break (Optional #1 Camalot between 1st and 2nd bolts), climb steep wall to lip, mantle out and steep left to DBA.
FFA Jimmy Finlayson 09/03/2019
2 The way the boulder crumbles 17 13m
2bolts wire representing trad
Climb past 2 bolts to Arete and R facing corner. A good little trad climb. But needs a clean, bring a brush!
FFA Jimmy Finlayson 03/2019
C Cyborg 21 20m
2bolts wire representing trad
Start 5m left of Meanderthal. Follow shallow corner crack for 8m on good gear. Past two bolts then finish on face to dba. cams micro - #4, small - medium wires.
Ruari Macfarlane, Sean Burrows 2019
M Meanderthal 17,18 45m
5bolts wire representing trad
Wandering crack system through major weakness at right side of crag. Double rack to camalot #2, #4 and small cams recommended.
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Start at obvious corner ramp at right side of crag, various starts possible.
Follow crack systems up ramp 20m to top corner of large orange flake. Optional natural belay at flake to reduce drag.
Begin pumpy hand traverse left for 5m then up steeply past two bolts to dba.


Up quartz seamed face above, gear in horizontal breaks. small cams - #2

Ruari Macfarlane, Sean Burrows 2019
MM The Modern Man 21 25m
5bolts wire representing trad
Start as for Meanderthal. at 15m break up and left on to delicate face past three bolts. finish as for Meanderthal.
Ruari Macfarlane, Sean Burrows 2019