Rockfax Description
The long, shallow, leaning groove is arduous and superb as well as being one of the best lines on grit. Small wires protect, place a solid runner early on to stop them unzipping. © Rockfax

FA. Johnny Dawes 1986. Originally given E7 7a because the grooves looked like 2 sevens..


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tintinandpip 30 Jan Show βeta
βeta: Brilliant moves, superb route.
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βeta: Brilliant moves, superb route.

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High E8
Mid E8
Low E8
High E7
Mid E7
Low E7
High E6
Mid E6
Low E6
Votes cast 7
High 6c
Mid 6c
Low 6c
High 6b
Mid 6b
Low 6b
High 6a
Mid 6a
Low 6a
Votes cast 7
Votes cast 6
Style of Ascent
Not Set
Route of Interest
The Shock of the New

Grade: E7 6c ***
(Kinder Northern Edges)

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