The Flake

2 Stars
Bumstart
 V4

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From the flake below break and finish leftwards. Not in current guidebook.

USER COMMENTS

are the lines for this and pete's grove miss drawn in the guide???
Ben Tyrrell - 25/Feb/07

I was wondering that actually! Pete's groove (or whatever i did yesterday - maybe the flake) does feel like V4. it's the big-ish flake which becomes crimpier but more positive as a sidepull at the top and it's a long reach left to the top of the problem? Would make sense as the thing to the left looked harder and was from an undercut! i reckon the descriptions are correct but the lines on the topo need to be switched round??
Wilbur - 27/Feb/07

yeah i got confused by this when i was down there. read the description at it all makes sense.
airbournegrapefruit - 28/Feb/07

The flake is obvious, and a very nice V4, but is Pete's grove to the left or the right as there is an under cut both ways....
Ben Tyrrell - 08/May/07

In the topo the Flake is drawn wrong and climbs the obvious blind flake before trending left into the vaque scoop.
JIMBO - 09/May/07

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