The Dole 1989

1 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
 7c

Adjacent Routes
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Start direct (The Restart) to the first bulge. After that it is standard stuff to the first lower-off; only one hard move but it is a toughie. Adding an extra move or two above the lower-off was formerly The Enterprise Allowance Finish, 7c+, although few do this anymore.
FA. Malc Taylor, John Hart 1989. FA. (The Enterprise Allowance Finish) Mark Pretty 1989. FA. (The Restart) Steve Earnshaw.

USER COMMENTS

"A route which has gone through many changes". It changed when i was on it! Watch out for some loose bits on lower wall.
Michael Binks - 25/Jun/05

crucial hold above bulge now very tiny, making the route very unbalanced, f6c up to crux, english 6c move to gain holds next to belay. E5 6c is a better grade or some sort of f7c(bloc)?
Graham Hoey - 22/Sep/06

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