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Nova Scotia Arete*** V5 / f6C

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One of the best Carrock problems, which takes the striking overhanging arete from sitting. A spotter is useful for this one as the landing drops away. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 37 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Extreme fun! Took a load of attempts! Bit of a hairy landing too. Recommend a spotter
Jragon - Sent x - 25/Aug/14

MTL - Sent O/S - 31/May/14

samrad - Sent β - 31/Mar/14

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joe.91 - Sent β - 13/Jan/14 with Thomas Reid

petegunn - Sent - 18/Sep/13 with Nicole, Matt Reeve

johang - Sent - 21/May/13 with Mike Metcalfe, Chris Swanepoel

Hidden - Sent x - 21/May/13

klipkabouter - Sent x - 21/May/13 with Johan Gausden

Daniels735 - Sent x - 30/Apr/13 with Katie Forrester

superb.
C coldwell-storry - Sent O/S - 07/Feb/13

John 'B' Hutchinson - Sent x - 02/Feb/13 with Scottish Raiding Party

petegunn - Sent - 19/Jul/12 with Bill, Lee Smith, Matt Chapman, Davina

wildbill - Sent - 19/Jul/12 with Matt Chapman, Lee Smith, Davina, Pete Gunn

Luke Dawson - Sent O/S - 03/Jun/12

KristopherHall - Sent x - 06/May/12

petegunn - Sent - 24/Apr/12 with Bill, Lee, Owain, Davina

petegunn - Sent - 19/Apr/12 with Stu, Bill, Nick, Lee

thebigfriendlymoose - Sent x - 2012

Toby - 2012

mchap - 2012

Hidden - Sent β - 30/Jun/11

beegsyboy - Sent x - 30/Jun/11

easy for v5, but good fun all the same - easily protected with 2 pads and a spotter
Woodiee - Sent O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Duncan Carr

Hidden - Sent x - 14/Nov/10

westaway - 24/Oct/10

Felt easy for V5, tried not to think about the landing.
Andrew Barker - Sent O/S - 22/Apr/10

rockrat - Sent x - 15/Mar/10 with Craig Naylor, Tom Cleeton

petegunn - Sent - 12/Mar/10 with Davina

Brilliant moves! - felt easy for V5 but the landing isn't great.
GPN - Sent - 20/Sep/09

stato - Sent - 04/Jul/09

Hidden - Oct/08

John Kettle - Sent - 10/Apr/07

actually nova scotia arete! sounds better too! quality problem!
Alex Mason - Sent - 16/Feb/07 with Steve and Andy G

Ram MkiV - Sent - 16/Feb/07 with Alex and lil Andy

really good problem
andy gravestock - Sent x - 09/Feb/07 with steve and al

ewen - 2006

djmarko75 - Sent x - Mar/04

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Voting
Total votes cast 15
hard V60 of 8
V60 of 8
easy V60 of 8
hard V52 of 8
V50 of 8
easy V51 of 8
hard V45 of 8
V40 of 8
easy V40 of 8
3 Stars7 of 7
2 Stars0 of 7
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Style of ascent

Bouldered32 of 37 (86.5%)
Unknown5 of 37 (13.5%)

'Climbed'17 of 37 (45.9%)
clean O/S5 of 37 (13.5%)
clean β3 of 37 (8.1%)
clean RP12 of 37 (32.4%)