Quark

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Evening sun
Uphill
10 mins
Sheltered

A smooth face with an exceptionally fierce trio of climbs up its left-hand side and a couple of much easier offerings that skirt its right-hand edge. Guidebook page 96.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Quark
14m. The searing crack just right of the arete gives a fierce pitch - protection is available but it is hard won. At the top of...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
E5 6a
2
Charm
14m. The vague ramp feature in the centre of the face provides the challenge, a side-runner in the previous route lowers the...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
E8 6c
3
Strangeness
14m. The right-hand side of the face on poor holds. A marginal RP and poor skyhook provide token runners. Photo opposite.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Rounded
Fluttery
E7 6c
4
The Scoop
14m. Climb the groove to ledges then a crack trending right and back left to a higher ledge with a sapling. Balance up the...
 
2 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
VS 4c
5
Zig-zag
14m. Follow The Scoop to the base of the scoop but head right up the jamming crack to finish.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
S 4a
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