The Pinch** E4 6a
43m, 2 pitches. 1. 20m 4b Carefully climb the weirdness just L of the corner. 2. 23m 6a Climb direct to an in-situ thread then move L to good cracks which are followed back R. Continue to the prominent hole and onwards to a good jug. Either step R and make hard moves up base of the R-L slanting crack which is followed with sustained interest to the top, or move straight up the wall to join the R-L crack a little higher. Bushwhack your way to nut/cam belays on various rock outcrops or continue to fence posts on the coast path. (Path to summit gardened 2014)
Pat Littlejohn & Steve Jones 26/5/69 . FFA littlejohn & Tony Penning 1983
PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 5 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

John Mcshea - AltLd O/S - 12/May/12 with Justin Timms

P1, rested on sling on P2 to retrieve stubborn nut.
Justin T - AltLd - 12/May/12 with John Mcshea

great route climbed the day after I did Il Duce with my mate Martin who had only ever done severe before!!
ecowaller - 1990

Had to rest while my non-climbing brother David who was hungover after a stag do threw his guts up. Then had to tackle the thorn bush cornice only wearing shorts.
shark - Lead - 04/Sep/86

Hidden - TR dog - 07/Jun/86

Voting
Total votes cast 9
hard E50 of 3
E50 of 3
easy E50 of 3
hard E40 of 3
E43 of 3
easy E40 of 3
hard E30 of 3
E30 of 3
easy E30 of 3
hard 6b0 of 3
6b0 of 3
easy 6b0 of 3
hard 6a0 of 3
6a2 of 3
easy 6a1 of 3
hard 5c0 of 3
5c0 of 3
easy 5c0 of 3
3 Stars0 of 3
2 Stars2 of 3
1 Star1 of 3
0 Stars0 of 3
Bag of .....0 of 3
Please Login as Existing User to rate this climb.