Moonchild Top 50

2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
 E4 5c

Adjacent Routes
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17m. A fine and testing pitch following the line of steep grooves and overlaps just right of the base of the buttress. The 2 pegs on this pitch are sometimes missing. Abseil off.
FA. Ron Fawcett, Al Evans, Dave Parker 1974. Ron Fawcett puts Chapel Head on the national map with the ascent of the much respected Moonchild. Moonchild has gradually drifted up the grades from E2.

USER COMMENTS

bold start - good skyhook placement - gives confidence (not joking)
Simon Lee - 17/May/02

Peg now gone (snapped) !!!!
Dave Parton - 24/Jun/03

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