Victoria Lines

Climbs 200 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 104m a.s.l – Faces ?

Crag features
A number of buttress that follow the line of fortifications (actually it's the other way round !) across the northern part of the island. Routes tend to be around 10 to 20 m in length on rock which is usually steeper and more juggy than the rest of the island.

Some boulder problems have been documented, but there's probably loads more that can be done

Guidebooks
Sport Climbing in Malta & Gozo (2013), Malta Rock Climbing: the Comprehensive Guide (2007),
Out of print: Malta New Climbs (1986), Rock-Climbing in Malta (1970)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 WIED FAHAM  
 WIED FAHAM EAST  
 VILLA CRAG  
4Slanting ButressVD *1
5Slanting Butress DirectVS 5b **3
 HANGOVER BUTTRESS  
7False StartVS 4b **7
8Hangover ButtressHS 4b 6
9Sprint FinishHS 4b 4
 TWIN CAVES  
11Friendly DogsHVS 5a *4
12Pedestal WallHS 4b **6
13CrickeyS 4b 2
 FINAL BUTTRESS  
15Final CrackHVD 4b 11
16Final WallHS 4b ***11
17Final AreteS 4b 9
18Final buttressHVD 2
 THE GIANT'S EAR  
20Giant's Ear L startD 2
21The Giant's EarHVD 4
 THE LURCHER CAVE  
23CarambolaE2 5c 1
24The LurcherVS 4c * 
 CHUTE BUTTRESS  
26Shallow Groove RouteVS 4c **3
27Chute Buttress DirectHVS 5a **1
28Asinine AscensionHVS 5a **2
29ChuteVD * 
 THE GAPE CAVE  
31Black SweatE1 5b * 
32The GapeHVS 5a ** 
 PRACTISE POINT  
 BEHIND THE WALL  
35Short and SteepVD 2
36Longer and SteeperVS 5a *2
37Swift UndercutE1 5c *1
38Birds Nest CrackMVS 4c  
39Scooped CornerD 2
40Mid-Line GirdleV0 * 
 WIED FAHAM WEST  
 QUARRY SLABS  
 DAM CRAG  
44Madelena ButtressM *2
 WIMP'S WALL  
46Wimps WallHS 4c **2
 CIKKA  
48Look Out WallVD 8
49Look Out ChimneyMS 4b 2
50LandoverHVS 5a 5
51Fall Out WallD 3
52Brown DeidreVD 2
53Look C chimneyMS 4b *3
54Tin Can AlleyM 6
55Unknown SoldierHVS 5a ***9
56CikkaE2 5c **10
57CicciolinaE2 6a **5
58CikkuE5 6b/c **1
59Custer's Last StandE3 5c 3
60Fig Leaf ArêteS 4b 3
61Fig Leaf ButtressS 4a 5
62With Love from Room 109 at the IslanderHVS 5a 1
63Flake WallHS 4a ***5
64MaquisVS 4c **1
65Wafer WallE1 5b ***3
 TOP OF THE WORLD  
67Silver MoonVS 4c  
 STONE HUT AREA  
69Tessie's CrackersS 4c 2
70Tessie's NickersS 4b 2
71Tessie's KnackeredS 4b 4
72The WizardS 4a 4
73The Little SleepVD *1
 TA' BOYS BUTTRESS  
75Yo GirlsVS 4c **2
76Ta' BoysVS 5a *2
77Sa SaS 4b 2
78Hee Bee Gee BeeE1 5a 4
 CRAZY HORSE CAVE  
80ShiriniMVS 4c ***10
81Face-offHVS 3
82Longstick Goes BoomE1 5b *4
83Manic Maltese6c **5
84Whammer JammerE1 5c ***5
85Mental BlockE2 5c *1
86Conchita6a+ 1
87Bimbo ManiacE1 5b 2
88Bimbomaniac DirectE2 5b *1
 JAGUAR WALL  
90Blatant TheftHS 4b 2
91Black PantherE2 5c **2
92Jaguar SmileE3 6a  
93Sitting BullVS 4c **5
94Cruel Jewel6c 1
 PACE FORNO  
96BluesHVS 5a 1
97Victorious LionsE4 6a *2
98Bustina OutalovaE4 6b *1
99Larkin' Around6b+ *1
 GHARGHUR BUTTRESS  
 CELEBRATION AREA  
 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN  
103Walls to FallE1 5c ***1
 WIED ANGLU  
 ANGLU CRACKS  
106Anthropoids DelightVS 5a * 
107Idiots WallVS 4c ** 
 HANGOVER AREA  
 CRUCIFIX CAVE  
110One Step SidewaysHVD 1
111Honeycomb wallE1 5b ***2
112Life of William6b *11
113Mr Boombastic6b+ **5
114The Boxer7a ***4
115The Wanderer5b 4
 THE WAVE  
117Xafra bla Mahfra7b ***4
118Nighthawks at the Diner7a ***7
 MONOLITH BUTTRESS  
120Alden Grinder5c 3
121Sunset Boulevard5c **5
122Lobruckster5a 7
123Rock LobsterVS 4c ***6
124Hole and CornerD 9
 SPINOSA WALL  
126SpinosaS 4a *1
127Spinosa RibHS 4a 1
128Stalactite WallMVS 4b **1
 BLIND CAVE  
130Birds Nest WallVS 4c *** 
131PoloHVS 4c 1
 GARBAGE WALL  
 THE NOSE RING  
134Hoodies WallMVS 4b * 
 GLASSHOPPER  
136TemptationHVS 5b * 
137South Gharghur arete M 2
138About TimeHVS 5a 2
139Meander4c 2
140Open your arse6a+ *1
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