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Solens sønner*** n6

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135m, 4 pitches. (Sons of the Sun) E3 5a, 5c, 4b, 4b. An excellent four pitch route not to be missed by anyone climbing this grade. A series of crack pitches lead to sparsely bolted slab climbing. The second pitch is the sustained crux all on trad gear, with a breathtaking last few moves. Abseil descent.
Ed Webster, Odd-Roar Wiik 10/Aug/1993
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Led pitches 1, 3. Wonderful climb.
cameron_hall - AltLd O/S - 17/Jul/13 with Will Benfold

Led P2,4. Messed up the crux by being scared of the fall. Kept going across to the (wet) crack then back again for a rest, getting slightly further each time, until I slipped off reversing the moves for the umpteenth time. Came to my senses after taking the (trivial) fall, did the move and the rest of the pitch without incident.
will_benfold - AltLd dog - 17/Jul/13 with Cameron

An interesting epic.. After belaying Clare on the 1st pitch on a huge number of dodgy and thin small tree roots I set off up the 2nd pitch on lead. I traversed left across the sloping ledge with 3 high wires as runner above me. I then got to the crack which was both very thin (expected) but also wet (after 2 days of hot, dry weather). After trying unsuccessfully to place a high wire in the crack at the limit of my reach I felt myself lose contact with the rock.. I was off... Then I realised I hadn't fallen off properly, I'd regained balance in a squatting position. I then traversed back right again back to the gear and climbed up the slab to the 2nd belay on Manens dotre. The crack will probably be wet even after plenty of dry weather
James Oswald - AltLd dnf - Jun/13 with Clare Erskine

Hidden - Lead dnf - 12/Jul/11

Traversed across nice E3 slab to wet crack of death, nearly fell off, managed to cross wet patch but crucial foothold wet, reversed scary slab, gear out of sight arghhhh, Toby had a go... retreat!!
bridget143 - AltLd dnf - 08/Aug/10 with Toby Dunford

tobydunford - AltLd dnf - 08/Aug/10 with Bridget Hall

Andrew1 - AltLd O/S - 04/Aug/10 with Hulda

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 04/Aug/10

Led P2 & P4 - very thin!
Different Steve - AltLd O/S - 01/Aug/08 with Steve Gray & Carol Fowles

Alan James - UKC and UKH - AltLd - 18/Jun/08 with Mark Glaister

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 04/Aug/07

Ali led the crux 5c? pitch which felt ok. Pretty nice climbing, bold in places. Shame that there are bolts placed on it as would have been a far more exciting proposition without them! Pitch 3 may have had 1 5a move (if you're short) the rest was pretty easy but unprotected 4c? the crux not sure it was that bad although obviously i was on a top rope. Moves felt steady with bomber gear to your side!
Mattyk - AltLd O/S - 04/Aug/07 with Ali K

Nice thin slab climbing, bit wet on the crux when we did it so felt more like E3. Agree with others, top two pitches are E1 4c/5a for sure, not much gear!
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 31/Jul/07 with Jo

datoon - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/06 with RT

Oliver Sherman - AltLd O/S - Jul/06 with Brad Jackson

Hidden - 2nd dnf - Jun/06

started raining on second pitch, so abbed off chains
dave o - Lead dnf - Jun/06 with Julia H

Daniel Armitage - AltLd O/S - 24/Jul/04 with Mark Senior

Lead crux pitch
Jonas Wiklund - AltLd O/S - Jul/03 with Lotta Svonni

TobyA - AltLd O/S - 07/Aug/02 with TobyFK

Jonathan Lagoe - UKC - AltLd O/S - 28/Jun/02 with Andy Hyslop

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Style of ascent

Lead3 of 21 (14.3%)
Followed1 of 21 (4.8%)
Alt Leads17 of 21 (81.0%)

'Climbed'1 of 21 (4.8%)
clean O/S13 of 21 (61.9%)
dogged1 of 21 (4.8%)
dnf6 of 21 (28.6%)