Slammer Wall

(7 routes)

Left hand (North) side of  Cathedral Rock.

Altitude: 
0m
Type: 
Wall
Aspect: 
North West
NZMS260: 
K79 798214
Walk time: 
15
Access: 

Has easy access gully down into Cathedral Cove, just south of Sunset Rib.

Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
DS Droite du Senior 21 18m
1.02
4bolts
Far left. A little test piece for the aspiring polytechnic student leader which has seen some good plummets.
John Entwisle
SS Sweat and Sin 16 18m
0
wire representing trad
Short face to a chimney.
Dave MacLeod
GG Grunt Grip and Grasp 16 18m
1.02
wire representing trad
Chimney.
Dave MacLeod
LL Lonely on the Lead 17 20m
2.01
wire representing trad
A sustained R leaning crack.
Paul Woperis '86
BR Bite the Rat 18 20m
0
wire representing trad
Start on LOTL, follow a low traverse and up L of the arete.
Mark Jones '91
LC Louise's Climb 24 22m
1.02
wire representing trad
Climb up on good holds to a thin crack, continue slightly R to the upper crack (crux) finishing on the R arete.
Louise Shepherd '86
US Up the Schrunds 23 22m
2.01
wire representing trad
Wide cracks just L of the arête.
Dave Fearnley, 1986

Comments

The climb(s) to the left of Droite du Senior, on the wall facing out to sea, are any of them named or graded (maybe off the bottom end of the scale!)

Masterfeet, Cornology and scrambles. In South Island Rock.