Pleinmont Point Area

Pleinmont Point Area

How do I get there?

Carpark location

Carpark location

After parking by the german observation tower, walk across the road and down the long field to the cliff path. Turn left and follow the path to a small spoil heap. Head down the grassy slope to the east of the coupee.





Below are links to topos of the climbs at Small Wall (the topos are from right to left starting from the bottom of the descent):

Topo A

Topo A

Topo B

Topo B

Topo C

Topo C

Routes on this crag

Easy Wall  10m (33ft)

On the left hand side of the groove, several feet from the back, is a thin crack.

Dubious Ethics 10m (33ft)

Some 30 feet to the right of the large groove of Easy Route is a corner with a wall to the right. Climb the wall avoiding the…

Monkey  10m (33ft)

The crack which diverges to the left.

The Chimney  12m (39ft)

The chimney.

Pure Genius 15m (49ft)

Climb the bulge left of Rib and Slab, finish direct.

Rib and Slab 14m (46ft)

Climb the rib just left of The Chimney and move onto the slab with difficulty. Finish up the crack.

Absolute Zero 12m (39ft)

Start as for Hang Loose and follow the crack slightly left.

Slippery Dick Fails to Make It 15m (49ft)

The corner just to the left of Split Finger, very steep at the bottom.

Tremble 14m (46ft)

Start below the arête. Trend leftward over a broken rock to gain a slab with difficulty.

Hang Loose 12m (39ft)

Start 20 feet to the left and up on a ledge. From its right hand end, trend up and slightly right along cracks. Strenuous.

Juggins 14m (46ft)

From the next large boulder to the left, climb up through a bulge at 15 feet.

Jugga Nought 21m (69ft)

Start 8 feet to the left. Climb the initial bulge, then continue direct to the top. More sustained, though nowhere desperate.

Flake Out  21m (69ft)

Behind the boulders is a layback flake. Climb this, move right to avoid bulges, then climb a step to the top.

Joie De Vivre 10m (33ft)

Start from the pointed boulder just to the left and climb up to a thin crack.

Juggernaut  10m (33ft)

The crack 6 feet left of the edge.

Split Finger 15m (49ft)

20 feet to the left is a rightward facing corner. Climb this, finishing leftward.

The Chimney Variation 12m (39ft)

Climb the chimney without using the left hand wall at all.

Pink Worm 10m (33ft)

12 feet to the left is a chimney. Start below this. Climb the pink streak and arête to its right.

Roundabout  14m (46ft)

Start near the foot of the crack below a groove. Climb over a pink streak to a ledge at 15 feet. Gain the sloping ledge above, finish…

Easy Route  10m (33ft)

The V groove, exiting on the right.

Massive Jugs  8m (26ft)

The short face just right of the V groove.

UK Climbing details for Small Wall

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