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Janus*** E7 6b

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[Janus, Curbar, 2 kb]16m. The long, shallow, leaning groove that cleaves the front of the tower is arduous and superb; one of the very best lines anywhere on grit. Small wires protect throughout but it is a good idea to place a solid runner early on to avoid them unzipping in the (inevitable?) event of a fall. © ROCKFAX
FA. Johnny Dawes 1986. Originally given E7 7a Òbecause the grooves looked like 2 sevensÓ.

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Peak Rock/16/Eighties Gritstone :The Shape of Things to Come.

Photo: Janus, Curbar © Viv Durrant
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This climb is in 3 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

Took a bit of work but lead whilst placing gear. Was a bit damp at the start due to snow melt.
miastacey - Lead RP - 06/Apr/12 with Bob Smith

A Shameless Redpoint on pre-placed gear. Failed to ground up before though. E7 for sure.
Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead RP - 11/Mar/12 with Bob Smith

Initial boulder moves. Easy for the V3 grade.
Alex Thompson - Sent dnf - 15/Jan/12

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
LJC, Andy Peak 1, Hidden, dominic lee, Matt Reid, Hidden, Hidden, timo.t, Hidden

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