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Mongol*** E2 5c

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[Salamanda tackles the crux of Mongol (E2 5c) at Beacon Scar., 2 kb]A magnificent climb up the steep thin crack, vaguely comparable to Northumberland Wall at Great Wanney. No hard moves but fairly uphill. Gain the crack from the ledge and large block, and follow it via good moves and perfect protection until amongst the steepness. Stride right to a lonely ledge, from where a stiff pull gains an easier (and slightly dusty) groove. Weave delightfully up this to finish.

Ticklists: NYMoors Classics.

Photo: Salamanda tackles the crux of Mongol (E2 5c) at Beacon Scar. © Simon Caldwell
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This climb is in 17 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

A great line with what would be great moves but very dirty. Pleased to clean onsight it in light of the dirt!
climberchristy - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/13 with Ben Cole

Brilliant, Brilliant!
Sam Marks - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/12 with Dan Lane, phleppy, Matthew Ferrier, Dave Warburton, Franco Cookson

Proper classic.
Matthew Ferrier - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/12 with Dan Lane, Phleppy, Franco Cookson, Dave Warburton, Sam Marks

phleppy - 2nd - 03/Sep/12 with Matthew Ferrier

the_keef - TR dnf - 16/May/10 with Rob, John Poffley

padski - Lead O/S - May/10

Spiffing.
Franco Cookson - Lead O/S - 2010 with Dave Warburton

Post thunder shower. Approached with trepidation following the rain and thunder, but the moves flowed and the gear was perfect. Spot on, quality climb, best E2 on moors?
Dave Warburton - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/09 with CMC Meet / Luke & Franco

lukehunt - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/09 with David Warburton

Hidden - TR - 04/Jun/08

Nearly a reach too far for stumpy me
IanJackson - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Big Ian

jonka - Lead - Aug/07 with sean

Cleanly led during a great spell of form. One of those climbs where I really had to ask myself questions about how much I wanted the onsight
Cragrat Rich - Lead O/S - Jul/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/04

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - Jan/00

Hidden - TR - 14/Jul/91

DPaul - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/81

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Simonj, Keith Swainson, B-bop, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 28
hard E30 of 10
E30 of 10
easy E30 of 10
hard E20 of 10
E27 of 10
easy E23 of 10
hard E10 of 10
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5c6 of 10
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