Certain Surprise

3 Stars
Pumpy
 E3 5c

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The trade route at Split Rock Quarry is a brilliant classic. Start at a small, shallow cave at ground level. Hard moves up the crack sprouting from the cave lead to an easing at 6m. Follow the steepening crack past two threads and climb the wall above to a large niche, bolt. Move up and left out of the niche on big holds to a small corner and follow this on more good holds to a move right at its end to finish.
FA. Richard Harrison, Richard Broomhead 9.5.1980

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