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Ashwood Dale Ravine

Character:

This is the obvious buttress slightly downstream from Ravens Tor and on the opposite bank. It has a clutch of steep roof-type climbs with one gentler wall in between.

Approaches:

Park as for Ravens Tor and walk down the road to the first bridge across the river. The cliff is on the opposite bank

The Routes:

Starting with the wall on the left.

1. Ergonomic Policy (6b) easy wall to reachy bulge and steep pull finale

2. Id-iot Nation (6a) pleasant wall climbing

3. Ergonomic Assessment (6a+) pleasant sustained face, all nice and gentle

4. Simple Ergonomics (7a) powerful overlaps with a hallow block and hard pull out

5. Ergo, Ego, Igo (6c) short series of overlaps. Good

6. Id, Ad, Od (6c+)The right-hand series of overlaps is more problematic

7. Ergotista (6b) slight affair via overhang