Fate and Youth

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Afternoon sun
15 mins
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A pair of pleasant slabby faces that are always popular, mainly due to the easy angle of the rock and a reasonable collection of lower-grade climbs.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Pleasant Slab
The (almost) pleasant slab on the left.
 VD
2
Ono
The left-hand slab and juggy bulge.
9 user comments
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
S 4a
3
Uno Cracks
The main crack splitting the left-hand side of the slab.
2 user comments
 D
4
Fate
The centre of the pocketed slab is especially taxing for the short; beware the final reachy moves. Gear is minimal!
11 user comments
 
2 Stars
Reachy
Rounded
Fluttery
E2 5c
5
Rinty
The thin cracks are technical and rounded. Gear is a fiddly.
13 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
VS 5a
6
Duo Crack Climb
The parallel cracks on the right-hand side of the slab.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
7
Solo Slab
Good moves up the slab. Oddly there easily-placed side-runners.
1 user comment
 
Rounded
VS 5a
8
Staircase Rib
Wobble up the jutting fin on the far right.
 
Fluttery
D
9
Side Plate
Pull over the small roof and balance up the rib.
 S 4a
10
Ice Cream Flakes
The flakes on the right-hand side of the buttress are awkward.
 HVD
11
Warm Afternoon
The flakes on the right side of the buttress are balancy.
 VD
12
Frosty
The cracks and open groove running up the left-hand side of the right-hand slab.
2 user comments
 D
13
Icy Crack
Good climbing up the shallow cracks in the centre of the slab.
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
VS 4c
14
Point Five Crack
Thin cracks right of centre are best with blinkers.
1 user comment
 
Technical
VS 5a
15
Youth
The deepening cracks in the right-hand side of the slab.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
16
Old Man
The ramp and slab on the far right conclude this section.
 D
  • Latest Comments

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    Broken In
    "Could also not fin an 5a move, but the climbing is good." 07/Jun

    Seranata
    "A decent little route with a hard move to start. Quite sustained for its stature..." 21/Oct

    Countess Buttress
    "(soft) VS 4b**. As good as Elis' Eliminate, etc. It may be better with a belay p..." 17/Aug

    Graviton
    "VS 5b would seem about right for me. The first mantel felt the hardest and the s..." 11/Jun

    Love Handles
    "Now that a rather stout chap has made Microbe V3, this is no longer a grade hard..." 06/May

    Cave Buttress Right-hand
    "Really nice route. Really solid protection for the first part of the climb, not ..." 10/Apr

    Headbanger
    "This makes a great, but pretty hard, V3 (E1 6a) if climbed on the not-terrifying..." 10/Oct

    Anniversary Arete
    "First moves are probably 5b, maybe the move on to the top slab too. Borderline ..." 23/Sep

    Impossible Slab
    "If you can put a side runner in for the lower crux can you use the crack for eit..." 02/Sep

    Orang-outang
    "Nice moves with a short crux." 25/Jul

    Impossible Slab
    "This route, if you start left of inaccessible crack, is 'Love of my knife'.It go..." 23/Jul

    Norse Corner Climb
    "Bit of a tricky start (fell on my back after a slip low down!) that leads into a..." 13/Jun

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