Rib and Face

2 Stars
 VD

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1) 10m. Climb the easy angled rib in the back of the wide groove to a series of ledges then step left to a good stance. 2) 10m. The well- protected crack in the centre of the west facing continuation wall gives a fine second pitch.
FA. Tony Howard 1958

USER COMMENTS

We didn't bother with a rope for the first pitch - more of a scramble than a climb, but worth it as the second pitch is good climbing.
Percy - 24/Aug/04

If you thought the 1st pitch was a scramble you were probably in the groove to the left of the rib rather than on the rib itself, which is excellent but insecure friction climbing.
Simon Caldwell - 19/Dec/04

A pleasant second pitch worth a star but the first pitch is too escapable to make the whole thing worth 2 stars.
Jonathan T - 13/May/05

First pitch felt nervy to me, though easy to escape from if needed. Second pitch was really enjoyable and worth 2 stars on its own.
Grover - 16/May/05

Sweeeeet!
Phil Davies - 25/Jan/06

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