N.M.C. Crack

3 Stars
 HVD

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14m. The fine stepped-groove slanting up the north face of the buttress leads to a short crack and mini-summit. Polished and popular but still a very good tick with excellent protection.
FA. Frank Elliott (of Nottingham MC) 1930

USER COMMENTS

A good route to the mini-summit...why not finish up the 3m crack to the top?
Rob K - 22/Jul/02

The 3m crack is the 'short crack' referred to in the description, ie the route does finish as you suggest it should!
Simon Caldwell - 22/Jul/02

Very Very Green
David Hewitt - 18/May/04

Good route, getting your leg up onto the shelf 1/2 way up is intresting, a great finish up the crack onto the summit.
colin - 26/Sep/05

id other classics such as moyers buttress in the same day and think this may have been my fav. great route that goes a bit further than you think
jamesturnbull - 03/Oct/05

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