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Contraband Crack** HVS 5a

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[Darkness falls as Franco seconds the FA of 'Contraband Crack', HVS 5a** at the crags dubbed the 'Smugglers Terrace', NYMoors., 3 kb]12m. Contraband Buttress. A proud line asscending the corner crack, alternating between awkward and elegant moves; stepping left to finish. Sustained and well protected with mid to large friends.
Dave Warburton, Franco Cookson 29/Dec/2011

Ticklists: NYMoors Classics.

Photo: Darkness falls as Franco seconds the FA of 'Contraband Crack', HVS 5a** at the crags dubbed the 'Smugglers Terrace', NYMoors. © Dave Warburton
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This climb is in 4 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

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

Hands were numb as!
Franco Cookson - 2nd - 29/Dec/11 with Dave Warburton

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Hidden, Simonj, Martin1978

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