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Tiptoe Fingers HVS 5a

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55m, 2 pitches. A puzzling line that maintains its interest to the end. Ascend the groove of Reveille until almost at the upper ovelap. Traverse down and right to a sapling and then climb across and up to a three peg belay. Traverse right (peg, step round the corner (crux) and back up to the overlap. Drop down onto a foot ledge (peg) and traverse right again. Belay on trees at the same height, or finish up Clarion/Sinister.
K C Derrick, R Nicholas 8/1971 Aug/1971
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Phil PBC - 2010

Crikey - the belay is awkward - 3 old rusty pegs clipping in with one hand and then tieing knots with your teeth - I got more pumped setting up the belay than on the rest of the route! Lots of traversing - HARD 4c climbing and a thin but short crux.
mike kann - AltLd O/S - 01/Nov/08 with Rob Scheicl

IceMonkey1982 - 2006

Boxy - AltLd O/S - 11/May/02 with Mick

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Dec/80

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