Garden of Eden*** III
[crux pitch, 3 kb]80m. 80m. Climb easy ground to the grass covered recess on East of Eden. Follow the icy corner above to the top © ROCKFAX

The route is more like 65m than the 80 Rockfax give.


FA. B.Davison,C.Wells 19/03/95 19/Mar/1995

Photo: crux pitch © manmike
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This climb is in 17 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

3 stars is right but never grade 3!
LakesWinter - 2nd - 18/Jan/15 with AD

Turf corner was not frozen so mostly climbing on rock. Definitely not an 80m climb; we did it using a 60m single.
MichaelGallimore - 2nd O/S - 17/Mar/13 with Andy Cmc

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 08/Feb/13

First winter route for 25 years. Koflachs so old they snapped at the start! Good fun.
Julian Cooper - Lead O/S - 20/Jan/13 with Stuart Knott

In good conditions with well frozen turf, although not much consolidated snow ice. I thought it was more IV than III because it is sustained.You would definitely want the turfy corner frozen otherwise it would be quite unnerving.
team fat belly - 19/Jan/13 with KIMM, Max

Would of been nice but turf wasn't frozen and along with the lack of consolidated snow made it rather interesting!
iwebster59017 - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/12 with Xavier Evans, Carl Sunley

Tim Rodgers - Lead - 18/Dec/11 with Davey Briggs

J1PEF - 2nd - 17/Dec/11

Alan Dixon - 17/Dec/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Dec/10

John Pickles - 2nd - 05/Dec/10 with Chris Harling, Zac Poulton

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Feb/10

Hidden - Lead - 13/Feb/10

Awkward corner, often off balanced, with no reassuring gear. Ice on the face to thin to committ to. Final moves requires a spicey move out onto the face. Great fun non-the-less. TAKE CARE of loose blocks on the ground immediately above the route.
Karlos - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/10 with Ian Archer

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Jan/10

khawk - 2nd - 28/Feb/09 with DT

datoon - Lead O/S - 08/Feb/09 with K

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