Rocky Variations

3 Stars
Technical
 6b

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A great climb with some testing moves through the hanging groove. From a block, step right onto the wall and climb to the groove. Pull out left and head up to a roof, step right to a groove then pull up and back left above the bulge (direct is 6b+ and on the left it is 6b). Finish up the easier grooved arete above.
FA. Bill Birch, Nadim Siddiqui 1994

USER COMMENTS

Not sure if I should admit it but this really good - no really!

Chris
Chris Craggs - 07/Sep/03

good climb, sometimes good to take break from trad? got in to it and missed the bolt covering crux (was getting dark honest)
Nate McMullan - 16/Aug/04

good route but harder and not as good as its neighbour
free_doherty - 05/Jun/05

I thought better than its neighbour, since nicer moves and more consistently sustained.
TonyM - 08/Jun/05

Three stars. Continued sustained technical climbing with no single move significantly harder than the others and with good rests.
Jon Leighton - 16/Jun/10

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