Wall of Horrors | E3 Trad climb at Almscliff

Contributors: remus


3 recorded ascents.

Climber Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Allan Austin Lead (Worked) 1960
First ascent.
Arthur Dolphin Top Rope (Worked) 1950


John Syrett Lead (Onsight) 5th Nov 1970

Third ascent and the first onsight.

John Stainforth:

John climbed it with ease, making it look like any other climb. He was ten minutes arranging a clog 1 wedge beneath the crux and climbed the whole route unhurriedly (20 mins). [1]


[1] Yorkshire Grit Volume 1, 2012. Page 93.

[2] On The Edge Issue 129, page 19