|Tatra Direct||E2 5c|
|2 pitches. Next to 'Tatra' to the left & 'Teenage Wasteland' to the right.
A strenuous first pitch up to the cave stance of ‘Tatra’ is followed by very exposed bridging. Rockfall in the upper section has altered this route, and a pre-inspection is advised. The original description for the second pitch has significantly altered.
Start just right of Tatra below the left hand of two roof-cracks.
1 16m (50ft) 5c/6a Climb the crack direct to the cave. Large nut & thread belay. Very large gear for the crux moves (getting established around the corner of the bottom roof) is advised; cams 4 or 5 & the biggest hexes you have.
2 19m 60ft) Follow the overhanging chimney to a small ledge. Climb twin cracks to the top & belay on the abseil stake. PRE-INSPECTION ADVISED BEFORE COMMITTING TO SECOND PITCH)
A C Willmott, A Heppenstall (2 pts aid). Pitch 2 added by R. J. Crewe, R Kent, J Yaldren 03.12.67. Reclimbed after rockfall by N. A Coe, T Dunsby 30.11.91
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