Jamming on Slim Finger Crack

Jamming on Slim Finger Crack

Slim Finger Crack, 5C. A classic thin jamming crack on the Archer Wall Buttress, Harrisons Rocks. Start up the obvious footholds in the face in front of you to the base of the crack. Step into the crack and gain the first lower jam and a tenuous high jam.remember to keep these until you can achieve the high right foot […]

The original route of Diversion

The original route of Diversion

Diversion, Isolated Buttress, 5C **. A great route to work on if you have not done it before as it is unusual. Climb through to the first main brake right of the crack of Edwards Effort,using the small horizontal hold on the left at mid height. Reach the break on major holds and traverse to the right until you can […]

Wailing Wall on Isolated Buttress

Wailing Wall on Isolated Buttress

On the East Face of Isolated Buttress is the central crack of Wailing Wall Pull up to reach the base of the crack on good holds Layback up the lower part till you can reach the main pocket on the left at mid height and the smaller crimp on the right. Using these to start walking up to get you […]

Damp day on The Niblick, Wellington Block

Damp day on The Niblick, Wellington Block

The Niblick The 3 star classic  Southern Sandstone face climb at grade, 5B, on the Wellington Block and probably one of the finest climbs at Harrisons Rocks. It is usually dry but like all sandstone can be damp early in the year after a prolonged wet period or a cold or dull winter like we had this year,but i have […]

Edwards Effort, Isolated Buttress

Edwards Effort, Isolated Buttress

Edwards Effort The left hand crack on the south face.To the right of Isolated Buttress Climb and the left of Diversion and Birchden Wall. Bridge out the first section using the obvious hand jam if necessary and the crucial  hand hold to the right on the face once you reach the top of the jam. Go for the long reach […]

Panther Wall,Sliding Corner

Panther Wall,Sliding Corner

Panther Wall, 6A, Sliding Corner, Luncheon Shelf Area, Harrisons Rocks. Is a short wall to the left of Luncheon Shelf and a typical Harrisons Rocks short wall, you would pass it on your way in along the lower path.It is featured with a prominent large hold center wall lower and a under-cling at mid height. Although a short climb it […]

Casement Wall and Pelmet, Bow Window Area

Casement Wall and Pelmet, Bow Window Area

Casement Wall, 5C and Pelmet, 5B, Bow Window Buttress, Harrisons Rocks This video contain content that climbs both Casement Wall and Pelmet at Harrisons Rocks. Note:-that usually you would dyno the center section of Pelmet to the next ledge using the large undercut in the middle ledge, due to using self belay i use the hold on Casement Wall to […]

Finger Stain, Bow Window Area

Finger Stain, Bow Window Area

Finger Stain, 5C, Bow Window Area, Harrisons Rocks A short and intense route. View the videos on YouTube at: First ascent of Finger Stain, Harrisons Rocks  and Second ascent of Finger Stain, Harrisons Rocks A short and nice climb between Sashcord Crack and Bow Window on the Bow Window Area, which is to the right of Luncheon Shelf.   Start […]

Bulging Wall at Unclimbed Wall Area

Bulging Wall at Unclimbed Wall Area

Bulging Wall /Zig Nose, 5C, on the Unclimbed Wall Area at Harrisons Rocks. Start directly below the bulge and go straight to the ledge with a long reach to the better than expected flakes above. Stand and use the good  holds to the left and right to gain standing on the flake used previously. Lean off the top hold for […]