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A memorable climb, its two upper pitches especially containing some great climbing. They are split by an exposed belay. Start at the base of the reddish left-slanting rake..
1) 26m. Climb pleasantly up the rake to a small ledge where it steepens..
2) 4b, 12m. Step up and then pull up right on good holds to a small slanting overhang and make a tricky move past it to a good ledge. Move up the wall into a slabby bay and traverse left to good wire belays in a crack. A great stance..
3) 4c, 20m. Climb the technical crack and corner above to finish.
FA. Dennis Kemp, Nea Morin 2.5.1953
Description for pitch 2 isn't terribly helpful. On pitch 3, the crack isn't technical (straightforward and obvious) but the corner is.
Simon Caldwell - 04/Sep/11
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