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Insanity Area Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 800'
Location: 53.2722, -1.6145 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Mar 3, 2009
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Graham pulling left on L'Horla, 5.10b


The Insanity Area has a high concentration of top quality climbs in the middle to upper grades. Rock quality is generally good with three of the best crack lines at Curbar all next too each other.

Getting There 

Located at the southern end of the edge the area is recognized by the triple cracks and the tall arete standing above them.

Climbing Season

Weather station 10.7 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Graham pulling left on L'Horla, 5.10b

L'Horla 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Insanity Area
A great climb up the middle crackline.Climb the steep crack to the small roof. At the roof either continue directly up the shallow groove, or pull up and left with some big reaches then continue to the top to finish.The left exit is the more common way to finish....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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