King of the Castle* E2 5c

Rockfax Description
9m. A more direct finish with a fingery pull required to get past the overlap. Nice technical moves. © ROCKFAX

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Quite an amazing move to get stood in the hole - I used a mono undercut but it can be done other ways, just don't venture into the next route. The top move's just as good, a long reach to a misleading hold.
Matthew Ferrier - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with Jack Hodgson, Sam Marks

Two excellent moves at each crux, at the upper end of E2 for me, though it was impressive to then see Jack fly up every move.
Sam Marks - Lead β - 26/Aug/13 with Jack Hodgson, Matthew Ferrier

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 25/May/13

minT(HUN) - Lead rpt - 14/Oct/12 with Paul Stephenson

Got it right on top rope first and then led it, but still fell of a few times! E2 is about right (it's safe as anything), but the crux move is more 6a than 5c. Make sure you give it a clean before trying as the top edges can get very dirty.
ebf - Lead dog - 14/Oct/12

Pulled on the rope cause the portion of the break I reached was sloping.
pastep - 2nd - 14/Oct/12 with Tibor

Climbster - 2nd β - 11/Aug/12 with Ian

Found this fairly steady,good gear and rests.
Bloke on a Rope - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/12 with Matt

Hidden - Lead β - 06/May/12

Hidden - 2nd - 06/May/12

Hidden - Lead - 11/Feb/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Feb/08

Brown - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/07 with Beth

flyin high - 2007 with Dave / Tim

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/06

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 23/Jun/91 with Rupert Wyard, Steve Webster, Nigel Baker

Dave Musgrove - 12/Jun/91 with Paul Dawson

Dave Musgrove - 2nd - 27/Apr/91 with Simon Baker

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 03/Apr/91 with Steve Webster

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 13/Apr/90

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 05/Oct/89 with Tony Barley

Total votes cast 24
hard E30 of 9
E30 of 9
easy E30 of 9
hard E24 of 9
E24 of 9
easy E21 of 9
hard E10 of 9
E10 of 9
easy E10 of 9
hard 6a0 of 9
6a0 of 9
easy 6a1 of 9
hard 5c4 of 9
5c4 of 9
easy 5c0 of 9
hard 5b0 of 9
5b0 of 9
easy 5b0 of 9
3 Stars0 of 6
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Clean β
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