Mountain Project Logo
To save paper & ink, use the [Hide] controls next to photos and comments so you only print what you need.

The Plates

5.6, Trad, TR, 30 ft,  Avg: 2 from 1 vote
FA: unknown
International > Europe > Sweden > Kullaberg > Åkersberget
Access Issue: Access between Djupadal and Valdemarsgrottan is prohibited from March 1st to July 15th. Details

Description

Great slab for warmup with some fun crimp and crack moves and various routes possible. Accessible from trail at top.

Location

Two obvious slab areas, the inner and outer plates, both to east of Åkersberget area. Follow trail past cabin for top access.

Protection

Bolted anchors at top of west/inner plate (lower-angle slab). Cams work well for anchor on east/outer plate (steeper slab).

Photos [Hide ALL Photos]

Ross rapping the east/outer plate
[Hide Photo] Ross rapping the east/outer plate
The Plates, looking southeast
[Hide Photo] The Plates, looking southeast
Andrej topping out on the west/inner plate.
[Hide Photo] Andrej topping out on the west/inner plate.
Andrej at base of the west/inner plate. Åkersberget is at top.
[Hide Photo] Andrej at base of the west/inner plate. Åkersberget is at top.
View from trail of The Plates (center). Åkersberget is to the right (west).
[Hide Photo] View from trail of The Plates (center). Åkersberget is to the right (west).