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Trinity** HVS 5b

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[Tony Marr on Trinity, Scafell East Buttress. 1977., 4 kb]67m, 3 pitches. Classic route, and the only Whillans route on the East Buttress. Some speculate that the reason it's so undeservedly unpopular is due to it famously spitting the hard man off it! 1. 30m(5a)An immense groove which unfortunately suffers badly from seepage. If this is the case then back and footing is difficult to execute. 2. 28m(5a) Nice contrasting delicate climbing. 3. 9m(4c) Short, powerful and enjoyable.
Don Whillans 05/Jun/1955

Photo: Tony Marr on Trinity, Scafell East Buttress. 1977. © Tony Marr
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This climb is in 17 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

MONKEY78 - 20/Jun/14 with Dave Parton

Great first pitch
tim exley - AltLd O/S - 18/May/14 with dave birkett

Hidden - AltLd - 14/Jul/11

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Jun/09

Spence22 - AltLd O/S - Jun/09 with Jo

John Kettle - AltLd O/S - 09/Jun/07

Hidden - AltLd - 09/Jun/07

Bug - 2007

danm - AltLd - Jun/05 with Martin I

Dave Westby - Lead - 1997

Hidden - AltLd - 1991

biggianthead - May/90 with C

Hammy - Lead - 05/Jul/89 with Andy Coleman

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 27/Aug/79 with Bob Knapton

Dave Westby - Lead - 1967 with Paul Garner

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
sleeplessjb, Hidden, johnpr, Ian Jones, Ralfy, Hidden, Trobbo

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