Great Arete*** E5 5c
[Deep breath and forget the protection, 2 kb]16m.

Rockfax Description
The upper arete is delicate and serious. Start on the ledge and climb first on the right and then on the left. A low bunch of peg runners might just save your life, but you will fall a long way! © ROCKFAX

FA. Tom Proctor 1975

Ticklists: Extreme Rock, Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List, Peak Rock/12/The New Golden Age.

Photo: Deep breath and forget the protection © Brian Rossiter
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This climb is in 6 logbooks, and on 8 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/14

Abseil inspection and look at crux of the ledge. Wind and damp spooked me this morning out of the on sight. Harrowing!!!
akhughes - Solo β - 16/Nov/13

tuftynick - Lead O/S - 2001 with nick warren

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/99 with tim russon

mark-abz - TR - 26/Apr/82 with Andy W

Never led this one - too spooky!
Chris Craggs - TR - 1980

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Nick Sillem, Andy Peak 1, alexanderjwatts, richiebongo, Mike Goldthorp
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