El Coronel

3 Stars
 E5 6b

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A neglected classic with two fine and sustained pitches.
1) 6b, 21m. Move up then head leftwards to a peg and jammed wire. Gain the small corner above and then the slim groove up and right. Easier climbing leads to the belay.
2) 6b, 20m. Step left from the belay and pull through the bulge to a steep groove (left of the larger groove). Climb this past a hole (thread) and up to a break. Move right and up to a short corner and climb up and right to finish.
FA. Martin Atkinson, Barry Rawlinson, Nick Unsworth 1982

USER COMMENTS

stunning. doesn't get the attention it deserves. a brilliant addition from basher.
Geoff - 19/Jan/04

Awesome. Did in one pitch which justied the old E6 tag
nic crawshaaw - 25/Apr/04

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