The Crack of Doom

1 Stars
 HS 4b

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The steep awkward off-width was a great effort for its day.
FA. J.W.Puttrell and friends about 1900


A great problem for fans of wide off-widths
Steve - 18/Dec/01

Great fun.
Jonathan Tompkins - 26/Jun/04

Bloody horrible! You're both clearly quite sick! ;-)
TN - 17/Feb/06

Great route, easier than HS if you can fit into the offwidth and know how to toe&heel, as it's pretty safe, with only one exposed move. I could fit in fine, albeit without a harness, would be quite a lot trickier if leading!
Sarah Clough - 26/Jun/06

And a real struggle if you can't fit into it! VS for the large?
John Hutch - 15/Jul/07

I'm a little bulky through the shoulder and chest, I can get one shoulder in and this was a real struggle. I can heel toe, but it's not that reassuring when your body is outside the crack. No gear until ground fall would be leg breaking was no fun, it's HS but (VS for the big).
William Humphries - 30/Mar/10

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