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From a Distance*** E6 6b

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[Stennis Ford. Climbers on From a Distance and Mysteries., 3 kb]Originally climbed with some bits of drilled gear, the right-hand side of the smooth wall now gives an awesome route which has become surprisingly popular (F7c). Start at a thin crack below and right of the smooth wall (as for Hysteria). Climb the crack for 5m then move left to a ledge. Attack the desperate crack above to gain some reasonable but hard-earned protection. Move left to a thread and a rest - crucial runner in slot to back-up thread. Climb up above then make a difficult undercut traverse rightwards and move back left to two threads. Move up into some scoops (old pegs - not crucial) above then climb the wall to a wide crack which leads to Mysteries. Finish direct up the headwall which is still taxing. Photo on page 148. © ROCKFAX
Edit: The "old pegs - not crucial" are currently (summer 2012) "single shiny peg" not sure when it was put in though. Jacob.
FA. S.Monks 16.6.91 16/Jun/1991

Photo: Stennis Ford. Climbers on From a Distance and Mysteries. © stuart100
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Replaced the threads, now is your time!
jacobjacob - 12/Jul/14

Ground up second go. Had a bit of a moment on the flash attempt and jumped for the thread at the top of the runout! Good beta from Jacob.
i_a_coops - Lead - Jul/14 with Jacobjacob

Brilliant. Onwards and leftwards...?
jacobjacob - Lead O/S - 06/May/12

owenH - 2011

All chalked, get on it now!
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Ed Brown

inspected on ab the previous day. Great Route
Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead β - Aug/03 with Joe le Sage

Mike Owen - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/90 with Elaine Owen

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