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3 Stars
 VD

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16m. The elegant slanting groove is a classic with a steep start then a fine flake forming a mild uphill hand-traverse. The initial wide section is the crux (thread runner), after that get shimmying. A great place to start your comeback.

USER COMMENTS

beautiful
joseph harnett - 11/Feb/03

beautiful
joseph harnett - 11/Feb/03

The edge of the groove makes a perfect tightrope on a day without too much wind.
SteveM - 20/May/03

A great route. Loved the slabby finish. A real 'run up the rock' job.
Adrian Bates - 24/May/04

What a route, why climb any harder when it's this much fun?! Even in 40+MPH winds it's not too bad.
Simon Ager - 10/Jan/05

Rather disappointing I thought. The initail crack is the crux, and nothing special. The top 'flake' is more like Mod/Diff and rather an anticlimax. Not as good as Phallic Crack for instance, I even enjoyed Arete and Crack more...
Simon Caldwell - 06/Nov/06

Good, but not THAT good
Iain Thow - 19/Mar/07

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