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|Dwarf Shortage|| E4 6a|
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|60m. start 2m right of Central Saddness below a line of 7 bolts. Climb upto the little Groove heading pretty much straight up following the line bolts. a couple of hard move past the last bolt leads to a ledge right of the detached spike on the 2nd pitch of CS. finish up the cracks of Central Saddness to finish.
You only just reach the belay on 60 m ropes|
Owen Barnicott 05/Aug/2010
Photo: Glyn just past the lower crux © barni
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This climb is in 4 logbooks, and on no wishlists.
Brilliant pitch with spicily spaced bolts. I lowered off from central sadness P1 but still climbed most of the independent stuff and took some exciting pendulums stripping the draws. f6c+ or E4.1
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/11 with Laura Perry
A safer way to enjoy the central sadness top crack. When the bottom half cleans up this will be a three star route. The top 20m or so is the best climbing I have done on slate, that crack is amazing
david morse - 2nd O/S - 25/Oct/10 with callum
Broke a hold off on the top crux just before moving left to join the top finger crack of central sadness. Crux has defiantly been made harder.
Great technical moves low down and big ass rock overs high up.
Found clipping the second bolt pretty gripping. Draw was pre-placed on this bolt.
Top finger crack of central sadness is also fantastic.
Glyn - Lead dog - 26/Aug/10 with Liam Fleming, Barni
barni - Lead RP - 05/Aug/10 with luke