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Desolation Angel*** E6 6b

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[Desolation Angel, 3 kb]12m. The central arete gives a superb route, climbed on its left-hand side throughout. A distant side-runner is often used at E5, though the upper section remains bold. © ROCKFAX
FA. Terry Hirst (with side runner) 1978 Simon Jones (solo) 1992

Ticklists: Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List.

Photo: Desolation Angel © Pete Cawley
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This climb is in 20 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead - 14/Sep/14

mark20 - Lead β - 21/Aug/14

First E6. First headpoint. Preplaced gear. Probably soft. Lovely moves though.
deacondeacon - Lead RP - 21/Aug/14

One miss read move then had it second go. A superb sequence. Would be a very committing crux on lead, maybe 6a?
jwpil - TR RP - 10/Jul/14

tedswag - TR dnf - 29/Mar/14

Brown - Lead RP - 12/Feb/11 with Henry

mwatson - TR RP - 2011

Great moves - Soft 6b but regular E6.
nathanlee - Lead RP - 07/Nov/10 with Dom Lee

dominic lee - Lead RP - 07/Nov/10 with nathan lee

Got it clean on 3rd try
BeccaSnowden - TR RP - 25/Sep/10

Probably worth 6a.
liamoloughlin - Lead RP - 26/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead RP - 17/Sep/08

Had belayed Barrows on this last year. Got warmed up, did it and then got rained/hailed off. Brilliant route, really enjoyed it. Some quality arete thigh pinching after the crux stretch.
Ram MkiV - Lead β - 15/Apr/08 with Tommy M

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Jan/08

Hidden - TR RP - 15/Dec/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/07

Jus - TR - 25/Feb/07

Gus - Solo - 2004

Did it after one toprope attempt - without the side runners. What fun!
Grimny-lyn - the merry dwarf - Lead RP - Jul/02 with Mike Stacey

Same night as On The Air. Single low runner, en route.
Jon Read - Lead RP - May/00 with Kate Cox

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