24m. A varied but well-balanced climb up the sunny side of the pillar offering the full Culm experience. Climb boldly but easily up to the left arete, then carefully gain the crack system. Follow this with improving protection until it kinks into the shaley chimney and so do you. Finish directly.
Take care with loose blocks when moving out of the chimney onto the top of the pillar they are now getting unstable.

Ticklists: Alex's Cornwall and Devon ticklist.


ClimberDateStyle
whiteexplorer 20/May 2nd O/S

Glad I wore a helmet as I was showered with rocks as Joe led it

with joe
dready 20/May Lead G/U

it's a bit friable I ripped a hold off and took a fall then started ground up. the climbing's pretty good. V loose in the top corner tho.

Jelly Mould Surfer 25/Aug/13 2nd O/S

Safe enough for the lead, bloody dodgy for the belay and crap came raining down

Joel Perkin 03/Jul/13 2nd
with Big Rob
Hidden 03/Jul/13 Lead O/S
sh@budehaven.cornwall.sch.uk 25/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Lead with Nicola on a nice sunny afternoon. Started in middle of the face didn't really move to the arete but good nut and cam placement before moved left to upper crack line. Pulled ropes through to anchor on the beach before bringing up second.

simonhammond1966 25/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Nice climb on a sunny day. Easy start up the middle and then when things start to get harder there is ample gear to protect move left into a good crack with chimney like resting all the way to the top. Rope pulled through and anchored on beach before brought up second.

Hidden 14/Jan/12 Lead
Jim Malo 17/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Stu
Country_Boy 28/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Stu Bradbury
Bobby Gilbert 03/May/10 2nd O/S
with Gary Burgess
Mike W ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Matt Vigg ??/2008 -
Bob M 12/Apr/07 Lead

Exciting finish, v exposed bridging up the shaly chimney trying not to knock off loose bits. No belay on top so had to be lowered down the back!

Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden 28/Aug/01 Lead O/S
Mark Kemball 30/Sep/00 Lead
with Nic Dill
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Ropeboy, mike hooper, kim.mulji, Hidden, johnpr, AJH, Hidden, crobinson, Dr Caterpillar
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