REI Community
(c) The Ramparts
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Dad's Army Strikes T 
Storming the Ramparts T 

Dad's Army Strikes 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: 
Page Views: 19
Submitted By: Hans on Apr 17, 2017

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: The Fortress

Description 

Interesting climbing on crimps and slopers, though not as good as nearby routes at a similar grade. The necessity for a bit of gear means that you'll likely never have to wait for this one.

Location 

The Ramparts are immediately right of the popular Plum Wall, and Dad's Army Strikes is the leftmost route on the wall. The begininng is just left of a scruffy bush/tree, and the route roughly follows a buttress at the left side of the wall. For reference, the rightmost route on Plum Wall is just a few metres to the left of Dad's Army Strikes.

Protection 

Mostly bolted, a very small amount of gear is needed in two sections. I placed a red and a green alien in these places. The climb is a bit runout near the top where the climbing is easy.


Comments on Dad's Army Strikes Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About