2 Stars
 E2 5c

Adjacent Routes
<< Diagnosis < Neurosis  |  None > None >>

The other best route here. Climb the spidery cracks rightwards, passing the bulge (peg) on thin flaky holds. Continue up the face on lumps to the lower-off.
FA. Gary Gibson, Adam Hudson 1983


Excellent route and I didn't notice any encroaching ivy. I did notice ants on the other hand, be warned! Good rock and good wall climbing, can be reachy near the top.
Fiend - 29/Apr/04

A pleasant route - watch out for the flake though! It is in poor condition and would probably not hold a large fall. Good climbing otherwise, with no sign of any ivy.
Supersteve - 06/Jun/06

Given in E3 in the BMC's Peak Limestone South guide and it certainly felt significantly harder than Silenus. No sign of an ivy.
C.E. Moreton - 15/Jul/09

Lower off replaced 08/09.
ChrisC - 13/Aug/09

Led it again the other day. A much smoother and more controlled ascent than the previous occasion, making it feel like E2 rather than something harder
Charles Moreton - 19/Jul/10

Super route, my favourite here so far. Continuously interesting moves & solid gear. Just a shame you can step off right so easily.
Chris Parson - 25/Jul/12

Login to your ROCKFAX account to add your comments - Search for comments.

  • Access Issues for Peak Limestone

  • Route Grade Votings

    Total votes cast 34
    hard E3 0 of 12
    E3 0 of 12
    easy E3 1 of 12
    hard E2 10 of 12
    E2 1 of 12
    easy E2 0 of 12
    hard E1 0 of 12
    E1 0 of 12
    easy E1 0 of 12
    hard 6a 0 of 11
    6a 0 of 11
    easy 6a 0 of 11
    hard 5c 1 of 11
    5c 10 of 11
    easy 5c 0 of 11
    hard 5b 0 of 11
    5b 0 of 11
    easy 5b 0 of 11
    3 Stars 6 of 11
    2 Stars 4 of 11
    1 Star 1 of 11
    0 Stars 0 of 11
    Bag of ..... 0 of 11

    Please Login to your Rockfax account to rate this climb.