Avon > Avon Gorge (New Quarry) >
A Drop in the Ocean of Decay E4 6a/b

Adjacent Climbs
<< Exhumation
Manoir de Kerlut >>
No description has been contributed for this climb.
M J Crocker, G A Jenkin 01/Dec/1991
Submit a new photo of this climb.

This climb is in 9 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Two hard sections. Good climbing. The slightly eliminate crux at the end is a bit annoying, avoiding it on the left seems more natural.
pheotleyr - Lead dog - 30/Jul/14 with Peter Milner

Clean top-rope after a dogged lead, avoiding the top crux on the left, which supposedly warrants 6c only.
pheotleyr - TR RP - 30/Jul/14 with Peter Milner

hutchay - Lead dog - 26/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead RP - 20/Jul/14

This is now retrobolted and given 6c+ but its a tad harder than that. Had to grab the crab at the anchors because there's not much else to hold onto. A lot of very insecure climbing.
richiebongo - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/14 with Nick Smith

Lucas H - Lead RP - 16/May/14

1 fall when a hold broke, 1 fall near the top when I couldn't work out where to go. Hard.
hms - Lead dog - 09/May/14 with Brian

So tricky at this grade.
J1_TOV - Lead RP - 05/May/14

This had just been retro bolted 2 mins before - finished up the top wall of exhumation. Needs a spoonful of cement or a bit of traffic to harden up, otherwise some great 6c/6c+ climbing
Johnny Baker - Lead β - 26/Mar/14 with Sam Richards

Total votes cast 4
hard E50 of 1
E50 of 1
easy E50 of 1
hard E41 of 1
E40 of 1
easy E40 of 1
hard E30 of 1
E30 of 1
easy E30 of 1
3 Stars0 of 3
2 Stars0 of 3
1 Star3 of 3
0 Stars0 of 3
Bag of .....0 of 3
Please Login as Existing User to rate this climb.