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2 Stars
Technical
 HVS 5a

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A good route following a line of flakes and cracks.
FA. Rick Newcombe, Geoff Ashton 30.8.1964

USER COMMENTS

Did this yesterday. Beware the block 1/3 of the way up. It dropped 3 inches whilst I was stood on it, (slight rise in pulse rate) and now feels like it may drop out anytime. Stand to one side belayers.
daveagriff - 27/Jul/05

block still hanging in there
The Pylon King - 17/Oct/05

A nice route and distinctly less hostile than some of the HVS 5a's at this crag. Possibly VS 5a, safe but technical.
Fiend - 19/Oct/05

Very good, well protected HVS. The climbing is interesting from the time you enter the first groove, all the way to the top.
D Berry - 30/Jul/06

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  • Route Grade Votings

    Total votes cast 41
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