McHaffie and Bransby - Petit Route - Grand Capucinby Jack Geldard - Editor - UKC Aug/2009
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The route tackles the 450m granite wall via a series of hard pitches up to F8b.
Reporting via text message, McHaffie said:
"We got it! 4 days, flashed all but crux roof which I got 2nd redpoint."
UKClimbing.com hope to bring full details of this ascent soon.
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