Walking the King

3 Stars
Pumpy
 6b+

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A classic pumpy wall of steep cracks and flowstone with the crux at the top. The best 6b+ on Portland.
FA. Pete Oxley 20.4.1993

USER COMMENTS

Oh my god. How good is this route! An awesome line with a set of the biggest holds in the world all the way up it. Do this route, and then do it again!
ben stokes - 09/Jun/00

It's just like Ben says. From below, it looks pretty unlikely but the jugs keep on appearing. Pretty easy for 6b+ if you're used to steep routes.
Chris Shorter - 01/Oct/01

Brilliant, but not easy if you've got weak arms and are fat.
Al Evans - 30/Aug/02

Almost world class, but would be even better if it had been left to be done on trad gear.
john alcock at home - 20/Jul/05

Yes but how many people would have discovered it's charms if wasn't bolted?
Wilbur - 21/Jul/05

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