Climbs 40
Rocktype Gneiss
Altitude 10m a.s.l
Faces S

Reaching out of the cave © Toerag

Crag features

A rare thing for Guernsey - a non-tidal crag! This crag has all grades up to E5 on it, mostly slab/groove lines. Rock quality is generally good for a non-tidal crag, but some gear placements need care as they can be a bit smooth.

Topos on www.gmc.org.gg

Approach notes

The path shown in the guidebook is now overgrown. A new path now follows the track on the eastern side of the valley to the bend where a path cuts down through the gorse and sloes to a notch in the ridge where it then descends westwards to the stream before crossing it and and carrying on down to the crag. Ask someone from the GMC to show you the way!

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Sunset Slab 
2WetHS 4b *2
 Upper Waterfall Buttress 
4Convalescence
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HS 4b 1
5Conditional Discharge
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VS 4c 1
6Wilko's E2E2 5c 1
7Congenital Misfire
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VD 5
 The Hollows crag 
9Hollows crag accessnone  
10Sleepy HollowVD  
11Ripped SackVD 1
 Waterfall Buttress 
13Left Edge
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VD 9
14Grey Slab
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S 23
15The Throwback
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HVS 4c 6
16Hit The BottleE2 5c 1
17Cave RouteVS 4c 21
18Gurn FetchinglyE3 5c 1
19Fool's mateE2 5c 4
20Pingle GrooveE1 5b 4
21Cateract
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HS 4c 15
22Waterfall
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S *27
23Melange
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HVS 5b 6
24Melange - direct start
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E1 5c 1
25Arms RaceE1 5b 3
26Heart RaceE5 6a  
27True GritVS 4c *7
28True Grit Variation
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VS 5a 5
29Subsidiary Slab
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VD 9
30Parting Shot
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VD 4
31WiltVS 4c 3
 Grey Buttress 
33The Long Good Friday
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S 4
34Doddle
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S 4b 8
35Grey Buttress Eliminate
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S 4b 4
36Right Edge
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VD 1
37Finale
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VD 2
38Gift-wrapped in Le GouffreE3 5c **2
39Archie6b *1
 Red Slab 
41Sport Climbing DinosaurE2 5b ** 
 Unsorted climbs 
43Swinging
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HS 4c  
44Corner Climb
-
D  
45The Mix
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HVS 5a 1
46Stairway *D 1
47Little Sod *VS 4b 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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