Biven's Crack

2 Stars
 E1 5b

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The long slanting crack is stormed on solid jams and jugs (once aided on wood wedges) to its end and a swinging escape right. A great pitch, worth seeking out.
FA. Pete Biven 1955. FFA. Jack Street 1966

USER COMMENTS

Utterly desperate at the grade. I've done many easier E2s.
Jon Leighton - 23/Apr/07

Very few solid jams and a lot of slightly too small for hand jams too big for finger jams kind of moves.

Just when you thought it was all over and an easy exit beckons, the break comes as a very big dissapointment !
GrahamD - 23/Jun/08

Hard work but not desperate at the grade.
C.E. Moreton - 29/Mar/10

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