Cruisin' for a Bruisin' Top 50

3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
 7b

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15m. The most popular route on the crag and one of the better '7b's in the Dales. Mega moves up the groove lead to steeper rock. Power up the headwall to the chain.
FA. Chris Sowden et al 1985. Initially climbed with various bits of gear but now fully bolted. A very popular route on superb limestone.

USER COMMENTS

a strong contender for 7b+
Mick J - 06/Feb/02

I agree with Mick.
nigel baker - 04/Jan/03

A superb climb at 7b.
Lee Proctor - 01/Aug/03

Short but utter quality throughout. Felt pretty damn hard for 7b! Was hot though.
S i'm on &amp; on - 18/Aug/03

what happened to this being 7b+? felt hard enough to me!
dave - 09/May/05

My latest opinion - standard 7b.
S i'm on &amp; on - 07/Sep/05

7b+ in my book.
Dave Cross - 18/Sep/06

Redpointed this before it was fully bolted and had to put a couple of wires in to augment the in-situ gear. Certainly felt 7b+ to me.
Richard White - 26/Oct/06

7b, nothing hard enough for 7b+
Adam Lincoln - 10/Jul/10

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  • Route Grade Votings

    Total votes cast 54
    hard 7b+ 0 of 28
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    hard 7b 5 of 28
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    3 Stars 22 of 26
    2 Stars 3 of 26
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