Climb the thin and fierce crack, then continue through the right-hand side of the black bulges above. Follow the groove to reach the diagonal break of The Claw and finish direct. Variation starts are available to the left (5c) and right (5b). © ROCKFAX
UKC Logbook Description
Takes the fierce thin crack 4m to the right of "The Claw".
Follow the crack through the right hand side of the overhangs. A groove is then followed to the diagonal break of "The Claw". Finish direct.
(There are two variant starts - 5c, the wall 2m right of "The Claw"; 5b, a crack left of Bill Baley - variously by D.Jones, J.Codling and N.Longland)
D.Jones, R.Cope 1979