Mountain Project Logo

Routes in The Pinnacle

Axe, The T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c R
Hand-Traverse, The T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Pinnacle Arete T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Shrike T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Order Wrong? Sort Routes
Elevation: 2,455 ft
GPS: 53.078, -4.09 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 409 total · 4/month
Shared By: Chris Owen on Mar 9, 2010
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron
Getting weather forecast...

Description

Perched above the East Buttress, with two walls at right angles to each other, the Pinnacle offers some steep and exposed routes, including The Axe, one of Wales' best mountain rock climbs. Another standout here is Shrike, an outrageous 2 pitch steep wall climb put up by Joe Brown.

Getting There

Climbs are best approached by rappel after scrambling to the top of the Pinnacle along Eastern Terrace.

The East Gully approach is loose, steep, and precarious - not recommended.

4 Total Climbs

Route Finder - Best Climbs for YOU!

Location: The Pinnacle Change
Type:  to 
Quality:
Pitches:
Sort by:   then:
 

Sun & Shade

Weather Averages

High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w Precip
 
Prime Climbing Season
J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Photos

0 Comments

More About The Pinnacle

Printer-Friendly
What's New
Guidebooks (4)

All Photos Within The Pinnacle (2)

Most Popular · Newest · Random