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Lys og skygge*** n5+

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60m, 2 pitches. Light and Shade) Start at the foot of a right-trending grassy ramp on the right-hand side of the South Face. 1) 5+, 25m. Climb the ramp then the steep fingery wall on the left, and thin cracks, to a belay on the left below a roof. 2) 4+, 35m. Step left and climb the wall then the arete for 12m until a step right can be made into a groove. Up this to the chain. A more direct version of the upper section of this pitch is the exposed Solformørkelsen, 6-. © ROCKFAX
1) HVS 5a, 20m. 2) 4b, 35m.
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This climb is in 61 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

John Nuttall - Lead - 12/Jun/14 with Sharon

Led p1 of 'Lys og skygge' and then followed Chris up p2 of Applecake Aréte.
cameron_hall - AltLd O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Chris Allan

chrisallan - 18/Jul/13 with cameron_hall

Led P2
will_benfold - AltLd O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Aeron Buchanan

I had the lead for top pitch. Possibly one of the best i've ever climbed. Super exposed but easy enough so you can just run it out and enjoy. Just stunning. But seriously cold. Was shivering on belay and the abseil over the roof is a pretty wild way to end.
Kemics - AltLd O/S - 10/Jul/13 with Jukka, Antti

NickJH - AltLd O/S - Jul/13 with Andy Dunhill

ferdia - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/13 with Rozzy

Lead P1 then then linked into P2 of Applecake. Superb climbing and MUCH MUCH better than it looks.
James Oswald - Lead O/S - Jun/13 with Clare Erskine

AliMackenzie - AltLd - 11/May/13 with Ken

Hidden - Lead - 13/Aug/12

Hidden - AltLd - 19/Jul/12

Lead P2
Batt - AltLd O/S - 11/Jul/12 with James Hoyes

Hoyes - AltLd O/S - 10/Jul/12 with Rachel B

Hidden - AltLd - 10/Jul/12

P2. some great climbing up a fairly steep wall.
Dan Lane - AltLd O/S - 10/Jul/12 with Mike Tempest

cymjt - Jul/12

climbingpixie - AltLd O/S - 25/Jun/12 with Andy

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 25/Jun/12

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 13/Jun/12

Hidden - AltLd - 13/Jun/12

chris_B - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/11 with Lou Atkin

Ken Taylor - AltLd O/S - 11/Jul/11 with Conan Harrod

Conan - AltLd O/S - 11/Jul/11 with Ken Taylor

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/11 with Mike

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jul/11

Andrew1 - AltLd O/S - 16/Jul/10 with Hulda

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 16/Jul/10

Led p2
cem - AltLd rpt - 18/Jun/10 with Dave Amos

joeydurkin - AltLd - 12/Aug/09 with Jen

Marshall led pich 1
John Roe - AltLd - 12/Aug/09 with Marshall Kinnear

Ran away in heavy rain
joeydurkin - AltLd dnf - 11/Aug/09 with Dave Gleave

led p2
Dr Caterpillar - AltLd O/S - 10/Aug/09 with Alan Sage

60m HVS 5a, led pitch 2
John Roe - AltLd - 09/Aug/09 with Gaz Brown

Theeni - AltLd O/S - Aug/09 with Matt Kemp

Hidden - AltLd - 28/Jul/09

Hidden - AltLd - 28/Jul/09

HIGHTOWER - AltLd dog - 21/Jul/09 with Liz

liz-264 - AltLd - 21/Jul/09 with Hightower

richardlong78 - AltLd - 19/Jul/09 with Martin Coleman

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 10/Jul/09

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jul/09

Lowish in the grade, but a great climb, great moves, great rock, great situation.
manwithacam - Lead - 08/Jul/09 with Sarah

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 08/Jul/09

Blisco - AltLd O/S - 07/Jul/09 with Peter Shone

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/09 with helen gibson

tuukka - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/09 with Hanna

Led P2
Different Steve - AltLd O/S - 06/Aug/08 with Steve Gray & Carol Fowles

Claire S-J - Lead - Aug/08

Henrik - AltLd O/S - Jul/08 with Antonia + Rasse

Alan James - UKC and UKH - AltLd - 12/Jun/08 with Mark Glaister

lead first pitch
Tim W - AltLd O/S - 17/Aug/07 with Jamie Moss

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/Aug/07

Led pitch 1 this tim previously led pitch 2 with Jim and Jussi in August 2002. pleasant route!
Mattyk - AltLd rpt - 05/Aug/07 with Ali K

Led p1
cem - AltLd O/S - 21/Jul/06 with Graham Dolman

RAK - AltLd - 19/Jul/06 with Lauri

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jun/06

decs - AltLd O/S - Jun/06 with Katie

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jun/06

Bad Mongo - AltLd - Jul/05

Brilliant juggy top pitch
chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/03 with Clare Wilkie

TobyA - AltLd - 05/Aug/98 with Teppo

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Style of ascent

Lead10 of 61 (16.4%)
Followed4 of 61 (6.6%)
Alt Leads45 of 61 (73.8%)
Unknown2 of 61 (3.3%)

'Climbed'23 of 61 (37.7%)
clean O/S33 of 61 (54.1%)
clean rpt3 of 61 (4.9%)
dogged1 of 61 (1.6%)
dnf1 of 61 (1.6%)