Aim High, Shoot Low

1 Stars

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Not as dirty as it once was, but the line is prone to dust being washed down from above. A tricky rightward finish to the lower-off of Downtown Julie Brown - is 6c+.
FA. Nic Hellyer 4.4.1997


Would be quite enjoyable if it weren't for the dust in the lower section.
ben stokes - 15/May/01

Was clean when I did it last weekend!
Al Evans - 30/Oct/01

Did it again and its well clean, worth a star.
Al Evans - 26/Mar/02

A total bag even if clean!
Goi Ashmore - 11/Apr/02

Definitely a bag....nasty, very dirty, mantel onto belay ledge made interesting by 3" covering of loose mud. Don't bother!
Gary Watson - 30/Jun/03

couldnt agree more, a total pile.
every move feels like you`re going to pull something off.
virgil - 25/May/04

Don't think it is that bad! Something moving in the lower bit, but nothing dangerous, mostly dust. Globally a nice climb, quite well bolted. I think it's a good 6a+.
Enrico - 19/Jul/04

I agree with the last comment. A good 6a+ with nice moves at the top. Well worth a star.
Jez - 08/May/05

Still quite dusty, particularly in the lower half. Pretty well protected on the awkward crux though, pretty good route.
Danos - 21/Jun/05

As long as you are aware of the dust, you will appreciate this route; crux seems to be a sketchly lackback leading to a bomber flake. Well protected at that crux.
silhouette - 14/Aug/05

urgh. First route back at Portland after 6 months sports climbing in Europe and Oz- bit of a shock! Nasty, dirty, crumbly. Retreated from the first bolt covered from head to foot in dust having showered my belayer with various holds. Can't believe this gets a star!
Gillian Merchant - 27/Jun/07

Generally quite dusty a very dirty at the top but I enjoyed climbing it.
Pino - 14/Jun/09

a bit minging rock. not nice moves higher up
Jus - 20/Sep/09

quite friable at the start. OK mid section, gets a lot better after the break to an easy and satisfying finish
FabioM - 15/Apr/19

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