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|West Face Direct|| E2 5c|
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|A series of short and intense pitches which provide some excellent sport. Start at a thin crack-line just right of the corner of Pegasus..
1) 5c, 20m. Climb the difficult, thin crack to an easing and then traverse left to a belay under an overhang..
2) 5b, 8m. Make strenuous moves through the bulging overhangs via cracks and gain a large ledge and belay..
3) 5a, 20m. Above the stance is a slab with a steep wall above it. Move up the slab to a blunt arete in the steep wall. Climb the arete to a good ledge on the right. Step up onto the slab on the left and climb it to a ledge and belay..
4) 4c, 15m. Climb through the overhang above and finish up cracks in the wall. © ROCKFAX|
Ticklists: West Country Climbs.
This climb is in 9 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.
Hidden - AltLd dog - 20/Aug/14
Marti999 - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/13 with Debbie
Extremely tough for my grade. Mumtaz led all the pitches. My following clearly showed that it was well above what I can climb now. To avoid disturbing some birds Mumtaz finished on p2 and 3 from Seal Slab, although we ended up passing another nest...
natalio - 2nd dog - 04/Jun/12 with Mumtaz
Hidden - 2012
Hidden - AltLd - 03/Jun/11
Matt Vigg - 2008
Rob Kennard - 2007
Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/May/89
Hidden - Lead - 04/Aug/84
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, johnpr, willotheward, Hidden, Master Chief