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The Curtain Raiser** VS 5a

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The thin quartz line in the face to the left of the arete provides the striking line of this route. 27m. Step onto the face and climb the quartz line to a very shallow niche. Above, a slight line of weakness leads right to a ledge and easier climbing up cracks to the top. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 13 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Spearos - 2nd O/S - 18/May/14 with Riggo

Looks bold from bottom but was surprisingly quite a bit of gear. Not too great gear though. Beautiful climbing the whole way. I thought hvs 4c
Cheese Monkey - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Ian H

Hamish777 - TR O/S - 27/Jul/13 with Andrea

Danos - Lead O/S - 23/May/09 with Jamie

Brilliant route
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Joe

Geoffers - AltLd O/S - May/08 with Tim

Hidden - Lead - 30/May/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/04

Hidden - AltLd - 06/Jul/03

The Pylon King - Solo O/S - Jun/03

Ashley Hold - Lead - 12/Mar/00 with Laurence North

excellent face climbing
nickdonohue - Lead - 12/Mar/00 with Ashley Hold

colin milton - Lead - 06/Aug/94 with eric milton

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
johnpr, Ian Jones, Dilwat, Hidden

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