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Curving Arete*** E5 6b

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[Classic Black Rocks, 2 kb]12m. Hop onto the horribly-chipped undercut arete with great difficulty and then layback rapidly to easier ground - unprotected and almost impossible to top-rope! © ROCKFAX
FA. Derrick Bolger 1976

Ticklists: Full of Myself - Johnny's Book namecheck, Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Peak Rock/14/Gritstone After the Gold Rush.

Photo: Classic Black Rocks © WuDavid
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This climb is in 12 logbooks, and on 12 wishlists.

2nd go, silly foot slip reaching the first pocket hold. Pads
Ed Booth - Solo - 09/Oct/13 with Rob Greenwood

Hidden - Solo O/S - Oct/13

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Solo - 08/May/12

Great first move, flexibility and height both worked in my favour, and the rest of the arÍte is just blissful!
Mike Goldthorp - Solo β - 15/Aug/11

tuftynick - Solo - 12/May/11 with rich cross

Hidden - Solo β - 12/May/11

Boy - 15/May/10 with Dan Cheetham, Jamie big hands, Rob Smith

bigie bob - Solo O/S - 10/Mar/10

Hidden - Jan/09

Dave Bond - Solo - 12/Mar/07

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 01/Nov/98 with tim russon

switch - Solo O/S - 1998

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, richiebongo, gavjwp, squicky, madasten, Rowansb, tom russell, Hidden, Dan Lane, mic_b, Hidden, Hidden

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