Big Picket*** E1 4b
[Dave Talbot on a lesser traveled Big Picket, an excellent adventure route on the South Coast, 2 kb]40m, 3 pitches. The top pitch has reportedly fallen down, Revenge of the Razor Fish suggested as an alternative. http://www.javu.co.uk/Climbing/NewRoutes/SDD.shtml#ladram Original description: "Scramble up to a ledge and belay below a cave and chimney in the west face. You may need pegs and a pen. 1. 60 feet. Go up leftwards using ledges then move rightwards to a cave. 2. 30 feet. 4c. Ascend from the cave, then go right to a steep wall with peg protection and featuring cut holds (somebody bottled out). Move round the arete to a ledge which goes right to a stance. 3. 50 feet. 4a. Go leftwards to reach ledges leading via a corner to the summit, passing an in-situ angle iron on the way. There is a visitors’ book at the top hidden in plastic bags. Descent is by simultaneous abseil." from Chris Mellor's http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/pdf/England.pdf
Peter Biven, Keith Darbyshire, I. Fowler Nov/1971

Ticklists: Sub Extreme South West Sea Stacks.

Photo: Dave Talbot on a lesser traveled Big Picket, an excellent adventure route on the South Coast © www.climbpembroke.com

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This climb is in 3 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Oct/94

colin milton - AltLd - 10/Sep/94 with eric milton

shark - Lead O/S - 04/Jan/87 with Mark Nicholson aka Bongo

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northcave, Dan Lane, Ropeboy
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