White Russians* VS 4c
[Roger leading White Russians (VS 4c), Black Head, Cornwall, 2 kb]55m, 2 pitches. P1 - 30 m: Follow the obvious fault to a slight corner where the crack starts. Follow the crack up the slab to the head wall. Follow the ramp leftwards and step up onto the arete. Finish up the arete to a good belay.
P2 - 25 m: Up and left to the ridge. The top is a short scramble, beware of lose rock.

Photo: Roger leading White Russians (VS 4c), Black Head, Cornwall © miku979
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This climb is in 7 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

an unexpected swell meant that dave and i were gently showered by spray while Ian lead the climb,some rotten rock led to a few holds giving way ,had a nice bouldering session on the walk back to the car.
whiteexplorer - 2nd O/S - 26/Nov/11 with Dilwat

Still one of my favorite VS's. Not hard, but great atmosphere
Dilwat - Lead rpt - 25/Nov/11 with Dave P, Tom M

Dilwat - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/10 with Pete

Good moves at the top
nickdonohue - Lead - 2010 with Ian King, Peter Hart

A great climb, the slab is a much of muchness, but the traverse and move onto the arete are special.
riddle - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/08 with Yasmina

Hidden - 2nd dog - 23/Aug/08

I lead first pitch, Dave did the second. Great climb, seem to remember not having much gear at the end of the first pitch, got the adrenalin going!
Tom Styles - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/05 with David Edwards

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