UKH

14m.

Rockfax Description
Short but action packed. The thin leaning crack is an uphill struggle on thin-hand-jams and fat finger-locks though protection is superb; which way to face is the real conundrum. Most of the old wooden wedges that used to get in the way have now gone. © Rockfax

FA. Tony Howard (aid) 1962. FFA. Steve Bancroft 1972.

Ticklists

ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, World Graded List, 50 cracks to Squamish, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors), Ultimate E4 ticklist, Over the Moors 3 Star Magical Mystery Tour, Definitive *** Peak Grit, Proper Cracks UK, Peak District Grit Graded List, Peak District Grit (2020) *** List

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nigel baker 10 Feb, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: superb!!The lost art of hard crack climbing----Try training on a climbing wall for this beast!!!
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βeta: superb!!The lost art of hard crack climbing----Try training on a climbing wall for this beast!!!

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Monty’s Axe

Grade: E4 6a ***
(Lower Montcliffe Quarry)
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