Castellan*** E5 6b
42m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
The impressive roof at the right end of the cave is more reasonable than it appears from a distance. Well-protected but strenuous with generally good holds linked by great moves.
1) 6b, 21m. Somehow gain jugs on the lip and follow these into a thrutchy crack leading to a hanging stance. No big cigar?
2) 6b, 21m. The crack above the stance has one very hard move and excellent protection throughout. © ROCKFAX

FA. Steve Bancroft, John Allen 1976. Free climbed over two days.

Ticklists: Extreme Rock, The High Tor Top Ten, Peak Rock/13/The Limestone Revolution.

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This climb is in 14 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

dominic lee - 2nd - 25/Apr/15 with Sam Hamer

rocksol - 2015

Ground-up. I got the pumpy first pitch, fantastic sporty climbing through the unlikely roof - not your average High Tor trad climb!
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing - AltLd - Oct/13 with Dan McManus

Toby Dunn - 2007

1st pitch
Dave Bond - Lead β - 04/May/06 with Tim Banton

Hidden - May/06

Led and seconded both pitches over two ascents
Boy - 2006

Glenn Sutcliffe - 1995 with keefe

Steve Walker - Lead - 1992 with stuart muir

Hidden - 1990

keefe - 1990

Hidden - Lead β - 02/Aug/89

I led the first pitch
shark - AltLd - 23/Sep/87 with Seb Grieve

Hidden - AltLd - 1980

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