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2016-10-04 Llanymynech, Grid Iron

Bah Bah Black Sheep, 6b+ and Gaza Stripper, 6b serve as warmers before I try to get past the damn overlap on Pew, 7a+.  A work in progress….

6b+   6b   7a+   7a+

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2016-09-07 Llanymynech, Red Wall

As the newest member of our 7a+ onsight/flash club remarked yesterday, “ doesn’t look very inspiring…”, And I’ve got to hand it to him.  It has the look of a very quarried, very man-made looking wall, with lots of unnatural angles, and plenty of dust & grime.  And the potential for taking a fall, and landing onto a nasty out-jutting bit of rock doesn’t really inspire confidence.  I do however plan to have a look at all the climbs on the aptly named… 178 more words

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2016-08-29 Wales, Llanymynech, Red Wall

Red Wall, the dark, dusty very ‘quarried’ looking wall below the golf club is full of lines on the still-to-do list.  It also has a few of the… 103 more words

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2016-06-06 Llanymynech, Grid Iron Wall

We warm up on the short and easy routes on Foreigner Wall, namely Foreign Muck, 6a and Herman The German, 6a+ before we get to play on the real climbs on… 162 more words

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2016-06-01 Llanymynech, Foreigner Wall

A nice easy day today as I’m test driving a new rope partner (just kidding, buddy!), and we don’t have a long rope for the big lines on… 126 more words

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2016-05-30 Wales, Llanymynech

Technically, we’re not actually climbing in Wales, as the two sectors we visit today, Grid Iron Wall, and Nomad Wall, are a stone’s throw across the border into England. 223 more words

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2016-04-20 Llanymynech, Grid Iron Wall

With just about the best day of the year so far, we rock up to Grid Iron to tick a couple more routes. 

As Foreigner Wall… 124 more words

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