Route Grade Votings
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80m. Roughly climbs the summer line of Borstal Buttress starting at the third groove from the left of the frozen spring. 1) 35m. Climb the layback crack and groove to a snowy bay and pass behind a huge boulder to belay. 2) 45m. Follow a series of short grooves to the top.
When we did this route the start was desperate - maybe even technical 7.
In russia, we use combined tactics to tackle routes such as this one. Lashing men to rocky outcrops to facilitate such moves is a favoured tactic of the top russian climbers.