Fever Pitch** E4 5c
[Mid-crux, pre-runout, maximum exposure., 2 kb]25m. The towering arete is one of Dumby's best lines and gives a brilliantly adventurous pitch at E4 5c **/*** - an essential tick for any capable leader. Climb up right of the arete to eventually meet it at a good rest (big cams) a bit below the thin crack. Fill this with small wires, then make crux moves up it onto the wall above. Look down at those wires, take a deep breath, and climb the juggy wall with minimal gear to easier ground and the finish.

Photo: Mid-crux, pre-runout, maximum exposure. © Photo: Andrew Sharpe
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This climb is in 5 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Snapped a couple of small gear placements at the bottom which made me a wee bit cautious. Also fannied around a lot before figuring out an easy way to do the crux. Good route though and steady, just needs a bit of care.
Andy Moles - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/14 with Ferdia

ferdia - 2nd - 19/Aug/14 with Andy

90's with Robin
mike reed - Lead O/S - 2014

Gudge - Lead O/S - 2001 with Gareth Hughes

buzby78 - Lead - 01/May/99

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Stevie989, gurumed
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