Silk

3 Stars
Technical
 E5 6c

Adjacent Routes
<< Whimper < Argus  |  Fern Crack > Polished Bump >>


An unprotected trip up the buttress left of Fern Crack. Starting left of the crack and swarm onto the bulge where slick friction moves lead left to rounded breaks. Some poor pockets enable a swift exit to be made. The start is a popular f7A+ which can be extended into the whole route above snowdrifts. The sit-down start is f7C.
FA. Johnny Dawes 1984

USER COMMENTS

Snowball font 6c? A classic of the genre!
ellis - 29/Jan/10

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