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The Whaler** E2 5b

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70m, 3 pitches. An ancient classic; an excellent yet daunting prospect. A rockfall at the start makes the first pitch’s grade a little uncertain. 1) 4c, 25m. Climb up the groove to the chimney above, and continue to an overhang, move left to belay in a slot cave (possible belay to reduce drag). Climb out and traverse leftwards, to gain the base of a small chimney. Move up to belay. 3) 5b, 20m. Move up to the big roof above, then traverse strenously leftwards until beneath a flared crack. Battle your way up this feature to reach a scoop; trend rightwards to finish. © ROCKFAX
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Hidden - AltLd β - 01/Oct/11

Hidden - AltLd β - 01/Oct/11

Great fun. First pitch very easy, second strenuous...
Adam Long - AltLd - 11/Oct/10 with Neil 'Nige' Kershaw

Hidden - Lead dnf - 13/Aug/10

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 13/Aug/10

Hidden - AltLd - 30/Aug/03

PaulTanton - AltLd O/S - 15/Aug/99 with Dave Taylor

keefe - 26/Oct/85

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