Crumble* VD
[Pitch 1, Crumble., 3 kb]60m, 2 pitches. On the Somerset side of the Gorge in Arete Quarry(opposite Unkonwn Buttress).On the left of the Quarry is a tall arete,the climb takes this directly.1,gain the crest of the arete and follow it for 30 metres to a sloping ledge with tree belays.2,behind the belay is a steep corner climb this until a spindly sapling is reached and then traverse left to regain crest of the arete and continue to a short wall and the top,tree belays.The climb was originally graded V Diff in the 1964 John Nixon guide,Limestone Climbs in South West England,it is probably more like Hard Severe 4b
Possibly Mike Harvey circa 1954

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This climb is in 2 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Hidden - AltLd - 03/Aug/14

Possibly the best v. Diff in the Gorge. Could do with some traffic. Ranks with some of the best "expeditions" on the sunny side of the river.
leland stamper - AltLd O/S - 03/Aug/14 with Deepstar

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Trevers, MegBaker, Gilgar
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