En Rappel

2 Stars
Reachy
Fluttery
 HVS 5a

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16m. Mantel up the left-hand side of the front face, linking ledges, move right up to a slabby groove and climb this to more ledges. Escape up the chimney away on the right. A direct finish above the groove is better but harder, though still 5a.
FA. Arthur Burns (Blizzard Buttress) 1927 Direct Finish, Joe Brown 1961

USER COMMENTS

A 5a bouldery start, but quite bold above. Neither description clearly differentiates this route from Blizzard Buttress.
Tom Briggs - 08/Jul/02

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