Contraband Crack** HVS 5a
[Sam Marks on the 3rd ascent of 'Contraband Crack', Smuggler's Terrace/Fox Holes Crag, 2 kb]12m. Contraband Buttress. A proud line ascending the corner crack, alternating between awkward and elegant moves. Sustained and well protected with mid to large gear.
Dave Warburton, Franco Cookson 29/Dec/2011

Ticklists: NYMoors Classics.

Photo: Sam Marks on the 3rd ascent of 'Contraband Crack', Smuggler's Terrace/Fox Holes Crag © Dave Warburton
View all 2 photos or

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 7 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - 2nd - 26/Oct/14 with Ben Pearce

great route, really fun and interesting. Got abit scared by something living in one of the pockets, its breathing sounded like trees being chopped down!
Teappleby - Lead - 05/Jun/14 with Matt Ferrier

Matthew Ferrier - 2nd - 05/Jun/14 with Tom Appleby

Very good sustained climbing. probably the best example of what an HVS 5a should entail.
Sam Marks - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Matthew Ferrier, Dave Warburton, Franco Cookson

Excellent.
Matthew Ferrier - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Franco Cookson, Dave Warburton, Sam Marks

Excellent climbing and sustained, though a tad chilly on the day. What a find, not a bad spot to stumble across!
Dave Warburton - Lead O/S - 29/Dec/11 with Franco Cookson

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Dec/11

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Simonj
Voting
Total votes cast 15
hard E10 of 5
E10 of 5
easy E10 of 5
hard HVS1 of 5
HVS3 of 5
easy HVS1 of 5
hard VS0 of 5
VS0 of 5
easy VS0 of 5
hard 5b0 of 5
5b0 of 5
easy 5b0 of 5
hard 5a0 of 5
5a5 of 5
easy 5a0 of 5
hard 4c0 of 5
4c0 of 5
easy 4c0 of 5
3 Stars1 of 5
2 Stars4 of 5
1 Star0 of 5
0 Stars0 of 5
Bag of .....0 of 5
Please Login as Existing User to rate this climb.