Alien World/Blind Vision
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The original line is better when combined with the alternative top pitch of Blind Vision. Start on boulders below the triangular niche.</br>1) 8m, 5a. Climb the niche/crack to a big ledge.</br>2) 12m, 5c. Climb easily up the corner, then continue up to threads below the roof. Move left, then rightwards over the roof. Belay in the back of the cave.</br>3) 10m, 5c. Drop down right into a bottomless groove. Traverse up and rightwards to belay in a niche (on Anti-Matterhorn).</br>4) 9m, 5c. Continue scrunging up and right, to belay on a big ledge.</br>5) 13m, 5a. Step up and left onto the cracked, hanging wall, and press on up the deep crack to the top.
FA. (AW) Clark Alston, Frank Ramsay 23.4.90,FA. (BV) Paul Donnithorne, 12.5.96