Co. Kerry > Gap of Dunloe >
 
The Unforgettable Fire** HVS 5a

Adjacent Climbs
<< Seventh Heaven
 
Scairbhín >>
[High Buttress, climbers on Scairbhin., 3 kb]73m, 4 pitches. 1. 20m 4c Climb the obvious centre crack over the overhang to a large grassy ledge. 2. 20m 5a From the ledge traverse right along the obvious rock ramp. Go around the corner and slightly down to gain a shallow steep groove with awkward moves to a large block ledge. Belay here.(Large Hex). 3. 20m 5a Traverse along a ledge over the main roof. Mid way along, climb up the wall between two parallel cracks. Climb to Burnt Ledge, emerging just right of a large boulder. 4. 13m 4b From Burnt Ledge climb directly up the wall through the obvious weakness in the overhang.
C. Moriarty, M Shea Feb/1986

Photo: High Buttress, climbers on Scairbhin. © davepc
Submit a new photo of this climb.

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 5 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

DMB P1 (hard) P3 (harder GOS P2 - went too far on traverse ab after P3 (rain) prev climbed 20 June 2009
GOS - AltLd O/S - 10/Jun/12 with Dave McBride

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 19/Mar/12

Bottom pitch top of grade. Went off route for second pitch. Top pitch hard with horrendous rope drag.
richardcreagh - Lead O/S - Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/May/10

duzinga - AltLd O/S - 17/Jul/09 with Diarmuid

Voting
Total votes cast 6
hard E10 of 3
E10 of 3
easy E10 of 3
hard HVS3 of 3
HVS0 of 3
easy HVS0 of 3
hard VS0 of 3
VS0 of 3
easy VS0 of 3
hard 5b0 of 3
5b0 of 3
easy 5b0 of 3
hard 5a1 of 3
5a2 of 3
easy 5a0 of 3
hard 4c0 of 3
4c0 of 3
easy 4c0 of 3
3 Stars0 of 0
2 Stars0 of 0
1 Star0 of 0
0 Stars0 of 0
Bag of .....0 of 0
Please Login as Existing User to rate this climb.