The Knutter

2 Stars
Technical
 HVS 5b

Adjacent Routes
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10m. The blunt central arete of the wall has a thin flake-crack running up it. Tricky moves (wires) lead to the beckoning holds, above which things rapidly ease off.
FA. Don Whillans 1962

USER COMMENTS

only really one hard move on this and thats really well protected.
leon skeldon - 28/Aug/04

And a very nice move it is too.
Jus - 12/Jul/05

Nice stuff, but soft touch. The protection is a tiny bit sketchy in places but the low tricky move (easy 5b?) is well protected. If it's an HVS it's only just.
Che Gannarelli - 10/Oct/05

nice climbing once you commit. interesting moves using the big pocket on the right of the arete
Jon Greengrass - 17/Oct/05

Flake sounding a bit hollow. Wouldn't want to fall on the wire I had behind it. Was having a lucky day as I got this and The Blurter and my partner got Travesties and that HVS 5b(5c) one move wonder on the slabby bit left of Blurter. Deuteronomy royally shafted me though.
Dave Foster - 25/Aug/08

bit of a one move wonder, after that its fairly straightforward. Travesties is much harder
paul - 01/Sep/08

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  • Route Grade Votings

    Total votes cast 101
    hard E1 0 of 34
    E1 0 of 34
    easy E1 1 of 34
    hard HVS 3 of 34
    HVS 25 of 34
    easy HVS 5 of 34
    hard VS 0 of 34
    VS 0 of 34
    easy VS 0 of 34
    hard 5c 0 of 35
    5c 0 of 35
    easy 5c 1 of 35
    hard 5b 6 of 35
    5b 24 of 35
    easy 5b 4 of 35
    hard 5a 0 of 35
    5a 0 of 35
    easy 5a 0 of 35
    3 Stars 0 of 32
    2 Stars 21 of 32
    1 Star 11 of 32
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