UKH

16m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the crack in the left edge arete of the buttress then hand-traverse the lowest break. Climb the tricky blunt arete. © Rockfax

FA. Al Parker 1958.

Ticklists

ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+, Eastern Grit 2 star plus (HVS/VS/HS), Stanage Plantation, Severe Stanage, Stanage HVS Challenge, Peak District Grit Graded List, Peak District Gritstone: Graham Hoey's Best Routes for Moving on to E1

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Si dH 11 Aug, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Thought this rotue a bot contrived really, not 2* although the climbign is ok. Crux was definitely gettign stoof in the higher break, not sure why peopel say hard HVS? The direct arete gets E5 6b i nthe guidebook ratehr than E3 6a.
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βeta: Thought this rotue a bot contrived really, not 2* although the climbign is ok. Crux was definitely gettign stoof in the higher break, not sure why peopel say hard HVS? The direct arete gets E5 6b i nthe guidebook ratehr than E3 6a.

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Grade: HVS 5a ***
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