Mantelshelf Climb

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<< The Dalesman < Ami  |  It's a Cracker > Sneezy >>

Climb the slabby face just right of the corner by a series of mild mantel moves. Finish up the shallow groove.
FA. Fred Pigott and friends, early 1920s


Nice warm-up at the start of the day, worth a star. Although having said that, I only found out there were three routes up the slab after I'd done it, so I may have done a combination of this and the thing to its left. Although I did use one big mantelshelf, just for the name.
Si - 09/Jun/04

Not sure which of the routes on this face I did, but certainly remember 'mantleshelfing' a fair old bit. Thought it was a bit stiff at the grade, but it was blinkin' hot and full of midges.
Nick Murphy - 30/Jun/05

This and It's a Cracker are the same route in my book, both perhaps HVD
Iain Thow - 04/Apr/07

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