Overhanging Chimney

2 Stars
Graunchy
 HVD

Adjacent Routes
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16m. The central chimney is a bit of a struggle. Easy climbing leads to the constricted central portion. This is most easily climbed facing left (or maybe right?) then things ease off.
FA. Harry Kelly 1915

USER COMMENTS

a good climb through an impressive feature. Well protected. I did the chimney facing left (even though there are more holds facing right as it just felt better) and had a few good thrutchy grunt moves :) I think HVD sounds about right, mainly for entering the chimney proper.
Woker - 13/Apr/04

No thrashing, thrutching or similar needed. A super route (whoever voted 'bag of' should take up needlework instead).
Simon Caldwell - 15/Aug/04

a good climb, try to position your body to the left when you get to the big crack in the middle

Ahmad
knigh7 - 26/Jun/06

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  • Route Grade Votings

    Total votes cast 21
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    hard VD 2 of 11
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