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70m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A superbly-positioned route up the prominent arete.
1) 40m. As for pitch one of Stennis Chimney (originally the first pitch followed an artificial traverse line above this).
2) 4c, 30m. Climb grooves above the belay up leftwards to the base of Maelstrom Chimney. Step right and climb a crack in the arete to the top. © Rockfax

FA. C.Mortlock, C.Litton 31/May/1969.

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Best Multi-pitch Severe and Hard Severe , Pembroke VDiff-HVS , Orange Spot Pembroke , Beginners Pembroke

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Lauren.corbett 18 Apr, 2022 Show βeta
βeta: It was HS in the Rockfax book but the first corner feels like a VS and then we diverted left onto the S -maelstrom chimney
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βeta: It was HS in the Rockfax book but the first corner feels like a VS and then we diverted left onto the S -maelstrom chimney

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Grade: VS 4b ***
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