Mulatto Wall

3 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
 E3 5c

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An excellent and fairly popular route. 1) 5c, 19m. Climb the wall leftwards to a vague grassy groove. Follow it, past a peg, to an old bolt then make hard moves past this. Move up to a sloping ledge below the level of the cave and belay on some large gear. 2) 5c, 21m. Climb up to the break and step right to below a corner. Pull up this and follow it to a sloping ledge. Take the ledge leftwards to join Carnage. Finish up this.
FFA. Ron Fawcett 1972

USER COMMENTS

You need to save some medium sized gear, F 2 or 2.5, to belay on the ledgse suggested (The best place - unless you are happy for your runners to fall out of the next one).
Paul Clarke - 12/Jul/02

Isn't it about time the bolt was renewed. It's the same one as i remember when i first did it 35 years since(as a partial aid route i must add) . and i did it only a couple of months since, still think its the best route of its grade at Malham tho.
Alan Firth - 28/Jul/03

Quite surprised!! Did this route 20/03/05 and expected it to be polished to hell. Well it wasn't, the rock was sound and it was also very clean. Wey hey......
Keith Roughley - 21/Mar/05

Saw you on it and inspired to do it the following weekend. I did it in one pitch but traversed left too early from groove on the 2nd pitch - a mistake I am sure I made when I last did it - 20 years ago. A great route spoilt only by poor rock on the first 20 feet.
Simon Lee - 28/Mar/05

An ok route, and not worth 5c, but an amusing traverse near the top
phatlad - 30/Aug/05

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