The Faither Prophecy*** E1 5a
[Ross and Al on The Faither Prophecy, E1 5a, The Faither, Shetland, 3 kb]55m, 2 pitches. An outstanding route which follows a slanting line of weakness through hanging roofs up the wall.
1. 30m 5a From the bottom left of the wall traverse right for 3m and pull up through a bulge onto the wall. Climb up and rightwards to a roof and pull up on the wall on the right. Pull through a roof into a niche below a roof and pull out of this on the right into a right slanting crackline and belay on a small ledge 5m higher on the right.
2. 20m 5a From the belay traverse left 4m and pull up on to the wall on the left of the crackline. Climb up and leftwards to finish on the arete.

Ross I Jones, John Sanders 05/Jun/2006

Photo: Ross and Al on The Faither Prophecy, E1 5a, The Faither, Shetland © PWhitworth
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This climb is in 3 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Steep, sustained, quite run-out... and really good!
Avon Man - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/14 with RossJ

annakyn - 2nd - 27/May/07 with Ross Jones

first ascent
stack_attack - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/06

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