Arch Wall** VI 7
125m, 4 pitches. Follows the summer line in its entirety. Start at a grove/slab at the point were Bending Gully makes a right turn.
1. (6) 40m Ascend the grove/ slab on ice and turf, make a difficult step left and follow a turf rake up to a belay below a slab.2. (3) 30m Ascend the slab directly or easier round to the right on frozen turf, follow easy ground to belay below a slabby wall.3. (7) 45m Follow a grassy rake left to the edge of the wall over looking Arch Gulley. Make a stiff mantle shelf followed bay another to a ledge. Step left for a few metres again over looking Arch Gulley.
Follow the grove / corner on torques and turf. to a perch. Step right and follow easy ground to belay at a perched block.4. (5) 30m Climb onto the block. Make a short but commiting move up the steep wall behind. Follow easy ground until a belay is found on blocks and spikes.
Neil Griffiths, Simon Frost, Adam Crook 19/Jan/2013
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This climb is in 3 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

A fantastic,committing and quality day out. 1st winter ascent. Well done the lads.
NeilGriffiths - AltLd - 19/Jan/13 with Simon Frost, Adam

FA. quality mountaineering day out. long, hard, and a good crack. good job all.
A Crook - AltLd O/S - 19/Jan/13 with Simon Frost, Neil Griffiths

frost - AltLd - 19/Jan/13 with Adam, N Griffiths

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