Rockfax Description
Brilliant fingery climbing up the thin crack-line in the wall right of the arete. Climb the wide crack and move up to a ledge on the arete. Move right (pegs) and up via fingery moves to better holds and continue up the thin crack (pegs) to meet a left-leading groove. Follow the groove strenuously to the top. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Borrowdale's best sport climb up the thin arcing crack and top slanting groove, past about 18 pegs and a very hard crux at the start of the crack.


Great Wall Climbs of the UK , Kendal Wall's Best 100 climbs in Britain , 100 or so good E6s - aye Caff , Borrowdale FRCC Guide 'Top Fives' , ROCKFAX Lake District: Top 50 , 3* Extreme Northern Trad , Turbo-Punter's Tradification


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Grade: E6 6b ***
(Scafell East Buttress)
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