The Razor's Edge

1 Stars
 HVS 5a

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This route follows the big groove in the middle of the south face.</br>1) 5a, 25m. Climb up to the groove and follow it to the roof. Swing right to belay on a ledge.</br>2) 5a, 10m. Climb the wall above to the top.
The Razor's Edge

USER COMMENTS

this is pretty go-ey for an hvs ! i did flux of dreams on same day and that traverse was way easier ! Its crux is short but don't do it after rain (as did i) coz the pockets on the traverse will be little muddy puddles- IE:just where you dont need them ! The bottom bit is good too ! but avoid the top pitch and walk off right from the belay. For what its worth, i'd give it 2 or 3 stars !
david369 - 13/Oct/09

Traverse is tricky:steep with sloping handholds and no footholds. Felt more like E1 5B
cockers - 25/Jun/12

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