Usher's Rock - Sun Slabs (Southern Cliffs)

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The first area on the Southern Cliffs. The north side of Usher's rock are the Sun Slabs moving around to Here Comes The Sun Face. The Sea Breeze Face, faces west. Exercise caution with the sea conditions around here as high seas add a bit of excitement. The Wet Wall is the Wall with the Southerly aspect.

Altitude: 
3m
Type: 
Wall
Aspect: 
West
Walk time: 
10min
Access: 

Approach from Constant Bay, the track branches off left and follows down to Ushers Cove. Traverse around the wave cut platform. BEWARE OF ROUGH SEAS!

Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
Dolphin Spotting 14
0
 Sun Slabs Farthermost L arete.
Dunked again 14
0
Rick Harding '88
Sun Slab 12
0
Corner route 5m left of SoS.
Jenny Brown '88
Sink or Swim 14
0
Crack up arete on L end of slab
Jenny Brown
Sun Slicker 11
0
Up centre of slab, starting slightly R of centre.
Jenny Brown '88
Rock of Ages 11
0
Chimney on R side of cove.
Rick Harding
Splash 13 6m
0
Here Comes The Sun Face. North facing 12 m face. Seaward face of the pinnacle opposite cruisin'
Ronan Grew
Cruisin' 8
0
Face near L edge of Usher's N face.
Paul Woperis (solo)
Blame it on the Weather 16
0
Groove with small roof.
Ronan Grew
Temper 16
0
Crack and groove.
Dennis Kelly
The old Man and the Sea 16
0
Face, crack and corner R of Temper.
Rick Harding '86
Heatwave L 14
0
Lh crack of oboius Chimney
Ronan Grew
Heatwave R 13
0
R crack of the chimney.
Ronan Grew
Coal Dust 15
0
Face just R of chimney.
Dennis Kelly
Bj Badjelly 14 17m
0
wire representing trad
Sea-breeze Face. The west face, 12 m. crack and arete.
Paul Woperis (solo)
FS Flight of Stairs 10 16m
0
wire representing trad
Crack and corner.
Ronan Grew
Don's Delight 16
0
wire representing trad
The edge of the face.
Donald Walker
Mad Dogs And 15 16m
0
wire representing trad
1-1.5m in from LH edge of Sea Breeze Face, face climb trending right, tops out just to the left of Calypso
Brett Sandford May 2016
Co Calypso 17 16m
2.01
wire representing trad
Face climb to the flake and directly up.
Andrew Taylor
Shades in Hades 18
1.02
wire representing trad
1m to the R of C, trending L.
Ronan Grew
Na Nashira 16 16m
1.02
wire representing trad
Up the face and very fine crack.
Paul Woperis
AA Adam's Apple 13
1.02
wire representing trad
L slanting crack and up (15) or along the ledge.
Dave Adam
Let Me Think 18
0
wire representing trad
The face just left of the Y crack.
Andrew Taylor '87
MD Making Plans for Dave 15 16m
0
wire representing trad
The Y crack, finish L or R.
Dave Adam
Meditations in Green 17
0
wire representing trad
Face to R of Y crack.
Dennis Kelly
Call it What you Like 15
0
wire representing trad
R slanting crack out to the R edge of the Sea-breeze Face.
John Skilton
WP White Punks on Chalk 20 17m
1.02
wire representing trad
Wet Wall. The south face, 16 to 18m L crack.
Ronan Grew
33 33 Brutes 24 17m
0
wire representing trad
The wet and slimy crack.
Dave Fearnley
Goodbye Dubby 22 17m
1.02
wire representing trad
The faint crack line up the wall to the right of 33 Brutes. Steep bold start leads to good gear, and a long reach to a pocket.
Rob Boyle, 5th Feb 2012
RS Reach for the Sky 16 17m
1.02
wire representing trad
Prominent cracks with overhang at top.
Soft Option 15
0
wire representing trad
Face climb beginning straight over the flake onto the wall, trend R to finish.
Dave Chowdry '87
FO Far Out and Solid 13 17m
0
wire representing trad
R trending crack.
Dennis Kelly
BB Blah Blah Blah 14 17m
0
wire representing trad
A thin Crack then a face.
Ronan Grew
Twilight 15
0
wire representing trad
Small face and overhang.
Nigel Williams '87
DL A Day in the Life of a 20c Piece 12 17m
0
wire representing trad
R crack in Gully.
Rick Harding (solo) '78
The Bat 15
0
wire representing trad
Overhang and crack to the R.
Anton Woperis
Veg Gully 15
0
wire representing trad
Lean To 21
0
wire representing trad
A roof like overhang.
Phil de Joux (solo) '86
Unbalanced Mind 21
0
wire representing trad
R of LT.
Phil de Joux (solo) '86
Rip It Up 15
0
wire representing trad
Deep chimney.
D MacLeod '86
The Gauntlet 17
0
wire representing trad
Groove overhang and slab.
D MacLeod '86
The Battler 14
0
wire representing trad
Overhang, crack and slab 1m R of TG.
Rick Harding '87
Smack Jack 11
0
wire representing trad
Black gully opposite large block.
Ronan Grew
Jugs 15
0
wire representing trad
R wall of SJ
Rick Harding (solo) '86

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