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29m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A popular climb with two contrasting pitches. Start on a large, flat ledge below a wide, rounded crack.
1) 5b, 17m. Climb the wide rounded crack to a horizontal crack in the right wall. Traverse the crack right to just past the arete and then move up the wall to a good ledge and belay.
2) 5c, 12m. Climb the thin and fingery corner above the ledge to the top. A good piece of climbing. © Rockfax

R Edwards, R Perriment 16/Mar/1980.

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Marl 12 Jun Show βeta
βeta: Be aware that a substantial amount of rock seems to have fallen away from the horizontal break on first pitch, possibly making route slightly more difficult.
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βeta: Be aware that a substantial amount of rock seems to have fallen away from the horizontal break on first pitch, possibly making route slightly more difficult.
rustaldo 7 Jun Show βeta
βeta: Significantly more rock fall now affecting P1 compared to photo on here. Might be possible as foot traverse? Tried to stick to original line - hand traverse now harder, i personally think about 5c, some good cam placements but care needed to avoid blocking hand holds. Poor foot holds which are quite spaced out. Pumpy on the arms and committing.
 
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βeta: Significantly more rock fall now affecting P1 compared to photo on here. Might be possible as foot traverse? Tried to stick to original line - hand traverse now harder, i personally think about 5c, some good cam placements but care needed to avoid blocking hand holds. Poor foot holds which are quite spaced out. Pumpy on the arms and committing.
beni 11 Apr Show βeta
βeta: Rock fall on first pitch, probably first pitch is now 5a.
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βeta: Rock fall on first pitch, probably first pitch is now 5a.

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