Dangerous Crocodiles

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4 mins

A pair of isolated buttresses, the right-hand of which has some of the Peak’s most popular hard grit routes. Guidebook page 95.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Comedian
10m. Climb the scooped front of the face until it is possible to crawl rightwards and then stretch for the top. Hilarious! A...
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
HS 4b
2
The Comedian Direct
8m. Climb the scoop and then the awkward juggy nose directly above. Also comical but less so than the original route!
 HVS 5a
3
Pat's Parched
6m. The centre of the slab across the gully is unprotected.
 E1 5b
4
Camelian Crack
6m. The pleasant flake that bounds the right side of the slab.
 
1 Stars
VD
5
Blockbuster
10m. Essentially an alternative start to Dangerous Crocodile Snogging. Start in Camelian Crack and break out right, making a...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Technical
Fluttery
E5 6c
6
Dangerous Crocodile Snogging
10m. A fine test-piece from the Nadin era of the mid 1980s. Roll into the slot below the fin of Clippity Clop... (very large...
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Rounded
Fluttery
E7 6b
7
Clippity Clop, Clippity Clop, Clippity Clop
10m. The elegant arete of Dangerous Crocodile Snogging is technical and bold, and involves vertical 'a cheval' movements taken...
3 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
E7 6c
8
Elastic Limit
10m. Cross the roof by an immense span and some foot trickery. Then monkey past the lip to gain the ledge on the right and...
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Technical
E2 6a
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