Son of Mustang Ford

1 Stars

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A thin and dirty wall with some good flowstone near the top.
FA. Pete Oxley 26.4.1992


"Good flowstone near the top". I think thats all there is to this route, nothing good below the flowstone.
Richard White - 04/Jun/01

The worst route I have ever done. Firstly you have to climb past the first bolt to clip it. This wouldn’t be so bad if the start wasn’t snappy and dirty and situated above a 30 foot drop into the bottom of a gully. Secondly (if you survive the start) the route continues on more dirty and snappy rock (with a couple of worrying clips) to a dusty mid height ledge. Finally, two or maybe three good moves on solid rock lead to the base of the flowstone which is itself not that nice and in fact a little snappy.
Ben Stokes - 05/Jun/06

The bottom half needs a really good scrubbing but I think there's some good climbing under there - maybe 1* if clean. I agree the bolting on the first part is a bit gnarly, although it's now possible to clip the access rope to protect the first moves. Reach symbol required for leaving the ground - or a more solid rock pile. Crux is a good little sequence. Flowstone looks good but isn't the best climbing.
matt perks - 14/Aug/08

Nails!!!! Dirty!!! Scarey!!!! the gully appears beneath you as you pull on, and the first two bolts are badly positioned! especailly as the starting foothold crumble instantly upon use! good mid-section with reasonable flowstone at the top! but still spice in the middle
andy schof - 13/Aug/09

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