Sector Duke

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Sport
Evening sun
Uphill
20 mins

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An impressive crag. Whilst its surface appears to be very smooth, there are many cracks, and holds materialise from nowhere on the steeper bits. The black lichen in the deeper cracks is slippery in damp conditions. Guidebook page 176.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Ziritione
Climb the crack, then move left to follow tufa lumps on the edge of a groove. A great pitch and a good starter but it can be...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a+
2
Ziritone Extension
A very steep and tough continuation line, consisting of 3 pitches above the lower-off of Ziritone. Said to be harder than...
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3
Apendre tort
The thin crack and technical wall give excellent climbing, which really kicks in above half-height. Finish up the easy tufa.
 
3 Stars
Technical
7a
4
Duke Top 50
A magnificent trip up the centre of the crag. Climb the thin crack (tricky) and pull through a pumpy section at mid-height to...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b
5
Duquesa
A breath-taking three pitch extension to Duke which follows a line to the left of the vast black wall.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7b
6
Mercury
The thin slab ends at the steep midway overhang. Carefully pick a line through this section (crossed hands!), and climb the...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b+