Iron Orchid*** E4 6b
[cracking weather, 3 kb]14m.

Rockfax Description
14m. The square-cut arete of the wall is technical and airy, take great care not to drop a clanger. Climb the arete to a peg, swing right to a second peg below a shallow scoop and finish up its right arete with increasing trepidation. © ROCKFAX

FA. John Hartley 1982

Ticklists: Lancashire's Finest.

Photo: cracking weather © mik1miller
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This climb is in 16 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Really good moves. Far better climbing than it looks. Bold and hard. Amazing onsight by Alice.
mcb - 2nd dog - 05/Sep/15 with Alice Thompson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead - 30/Apr/13

Jacob Bloodworth - Lead O/S - Apr/13

dave mann - Lead β - 2013

kingholmesy - Lead dog - 2012 with Andy S

had to ab and clean it. the groove and hold around the corner were covered in green slime. one move wonder for crux.
akhughes - Lead β - 14/Jun/11

stevebarratt - Lead O/S - 03/May/11 with Thomas Mills Richmond

mattnuttall - Lead rpt - 17/Aug/93 with Alan Holden

mattnuttall - Solo rpt - 05/Jun/93

mattnuttall - Lead rpt - 11/May/93

think only soloed first part?
mattnuttall - Solo β - 18/May/92

mattnuttall - TR - Feb/91 with Gareth Parry, Alan Holden

mik1miller - Solo - 1991 with andy farnell

neilh - 2nd - Jun/84 with kevin glass

Mark Kemball - Lead - 27/Jun/83 with Paul Clark, Matt Gordon

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