Calci-Mauve

2 Stars
Reachy
Technical
 6b

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Start up the pillar to the break. The flowstone wall above has good moves. The right-hand finish is Glas Double, 6c+.
FA. Gary Gibson 1998

USER COMMENTS

I think this deserves another bolt above the half-height break. For less than average height anyway. There is a right-hand variant called Glass Double at 7a.
Gary Gibson - 14/Mar/02

Being only 5 foot 8 inches I would certainly agree with Gary - another bolt would be most welcome!
Otherwise enjoyable but rather open to variation on the lower part of the wall.
roger whetton - 21/Aug/03

Quite bold and sustained. Don't know why this is 6b in the guide, 6b+ seems fair.
Tyler - 13/Aug/04

Runouts: there's quite a hazardous clip to get established on the wall, and although there are good wires in the break a bolt wouldn't go amiss here either. Not really a sport route as it is!
jhenryb - 05/Jul/05

i agree re:the third clip (off the top of the pedestal) being a pokey one and that it should have an extra bolt to save a crash onto the ledge.
martin k - 23/Apr/06

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