Mulatto Wall*** E3 5c
[Post crux on the brilliant 'Mulatto Wall'. , 3 kb]40m, 2 pitches. An excellent and popular route. Start just left of a dead tree. 1) 5c, 19m. Climb the wall leftwards to a vague grassy groove. Follow it, past a peg, to an old bolt then make hard moves past this. Move up to a sloping ledge below the level of the cave and belay on some large gear. 2) 5c, 21m. Climb up to the break and step right to below a corner. Pull up this and follow it to a sloping ledge. Take the ledge leftwards to join Carnage. Finish up this. © ROCKFAX
FA. R.Brown, M.White (aid) 1964. FFA. Ron Fawcett 1972

Photo: Post crux on the brilliant 'Mulatto Wall'. © Paul Robins

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 86 logbooks, and on 12 wishlists.

1 big pitch - amazing
benka - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/14 with steve h

quality
papashango - AltLd O/S - 08/Sep/14 with Phil

1long pitch. Very nice!
markalmack - Lead O/S - 12/May/13 with chris todd

One pitch, fantastic route.
Speeddemonsi - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12

Bleating like a spring lamb on second! Hid in the cave in snow showers.
greenroom - 2nd dog - 15/Apr/12

In one big pitch - worked well this way. At the top (in fact most of the way up) the wind was blowing a hoollie - felt wild! Brilliant route.
gforce - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/11 with Dave O

led p2
Jordan - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Naomi Buys

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/11

Led both pitches.
Jack00 - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11 with Anna

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/Aug/10

Best done in one pitch.
ian caton - 2nd - Mar/10 with alex

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

Seymore Butt - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - AltLd O/S - May/08

Hidden - AltLd O/S - May/08

2nd Pitch Only
mattyork2 - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08 with Greg Sexton

Hidden - 2nd dog - 26/Apr/08

Al Evans - 2008

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Aug/07

Brown - AltLd O/S - 28/Apr/07 with John

I lead 1st pitch,mick lead 2nd.
Phill Mitch - AltLd O/S - 2007 with mick

jim robertson - 2006

Lead second pitch.
Graham Iles - AltLd - 21/Aug/04 with Michael Needham

Hidden - AltLd - 15/May/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2004

John Southworth - Lead O/S - Aug/03 with Bruno Marks

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Jul/03

nige - Lead - 03/Jun/03 with mark hounslea

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jul/99

amazing rock
switch - AltLd O/S - 1997

craig matheson - 1997

innes - 1997

Hidden - AltLd - 21/Sep/96

Roget - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/96 with jon

ste_d - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/96 with mik

mikedelderfield - AltLd O/S - 25/Jul/96 with Steven Delderfield

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 16/Sep/95 with David

Dave Musgrove Jnr - AltLd - 16/Sep/95 with Dad

Andy Say - Lead - 02/Sep/95

rob.grafton - AltLd - 1995 with barry maybank, Bruce

L,2.
charlesmfrench - AltLd O/S - 03/Sep/94 with Keith Milne

birthday present
ian caton - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/94 with donny

neilh - Lead - 03/Oct/92 with sara hyde

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 13/Sep/92 with Kim Greenald

Hidden - Lead rpt - 02/Aug/92

mik1miller - Lead O/S - 1992 with bernie bradbury

jfletcher - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/90 with Tim Newton

Andy Hyslop - Mar/90

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Mar/90 with Andy Hyslop

Hidden - 1990

Glenn Sutcliffe - 1990 with keefe

Hidden - Lead β - 1990

David Smith - 1990

Paul Clarke - Lead - 1990 with Various

Paul Clarke - Lead - 1990 with Various

Nigel Coe - 2nd O/S - Jul/89 with Ray Mardon

mark mcgowan01 - 1989

Pitch one only
phardman - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/88

Dave Douglas - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/88 with Neil Shepherd

sadams - AltLd - Jun/88 with Guy Townsend

andy gittins - 1988

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 1988 with Emily

Billg - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/87 with Dave Gregory

My first "proper" E3
steve taylor - Lead O/S - May/87 with Jim Waddington

steve taylor - AltLd - May/87 with Steve Williams

Hidden - AltLd - Apr/87

Richard White - 1987

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 20/Sep/86 with Kim Greenald

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/86

MikeYouCanClimb - Lead - 27/Jul/86 with Dave Dowson

shark - AltLd - 08/Jun/86 with Seb Grieve

Bruce Kerr - AltLd - 31/May/86 with Grahame Nicoll

keefe - 12/Apr/86 with Johnny Adams

Rich Kirby - Lead - 1986 with Graham Cairns/Ray Kelly

Hidden - Lead - 1986

Hidden - AltLd - 25/Jul/85

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Jun/85

Mike Owen - 29/Apr/84 with Phil Davidson

pitch 1 only
stp - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/83

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 01/Apr/82

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 1982 with Neil McAdie

Chris was supposed to be taking me up Carnage but was off route! He backed off the 1st pitch so I led it. He backed off the 2nd pitch so I led it. It started to snow near the top and the holds were getting wet. I had so much rope drag that I had to pull through 20ft of rope just to get onto the top. A higher grade tick than I was expecting.
KRB - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/79 with Chris Parkin

Hidden - Lead - 05/Mar/78

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