20m.

Rockfax Description
A popular little route that loops out right then back left. Plenty of kneebar rests for those who need them. © Rockfax

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ROCKFAX Kalymnos Top 50, ROCKFAX Kalymnos Top 50 x2

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Morgan Woods 18 Oct, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Lovely route and first 7b tick (which i have yet to replicate at other crags!)....quite a few good rests on it.
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βeta: Lovely route and first 7b tick (which i have yet to replicate at other crags!)....quite a few good rests on it.
north country boy 23 Sep, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Easy for grade, but pumpy like most of routes here.....Great hands off rest
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βeta: Easy for grade, but pumpy like most of routes here.....Great hands off rest
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
recarroll 4 Jul Lead dog
robbielee1 26 Jun Lead dog
dbradbeer 26 Apr Lead dog First introduction to tufa climbing, got 6 bolts clean but struggled with a wet hold. Dogged to the top, but did all the moves.
with Jim
First introduction to tufa climbing, got 6 bolts clean but struggled with a wet hold. Dogged to the top, but did all the moves.
with Jim
Jim pratt 26 Apr Lead rpt Don't usually repeat sport routes but the draws were in so...
Don't usually repeat sport routes but the draws were in so...
Teappleby 25 Apr Lead dnf Blew it getting round on to the rest, but a wet hold had me off. The sweat box that was grotta (and being abit shaken) made me then very unpsyched for another go.
with franhammond92, Kalymnos 2019
Blew it getting round on to the rest, but a wet hold had me off. The sweat box that was grotta (and being abit shaken) made me then very unpsyched for another go.
with franhammond92, Kalymnos 2019
Joe Crolla 7 Apr Lead RP Second go
Second go
Pierre Cadman-Bosse 7 Apr Lead RP 1st rp
1st rp
AlexMorris 7 Apr Lead β Rests for days :) First 7a+ flash, Or 7b going off the voting ;)
Rests for days :) First 7a+ flash, Or 7b going off the voting ;)
Jandwilson 7 Apr Lead β Much pump, the foundry wave is hardly good training for kalymnos oops
Much pump, the foundry wave is hardly good training for kalymnos oops
Owen Diba 3 Apr Lead O/S
Stewart B 2 Apr Lead O/S Brilliant and easier than DNA I think.
with Julia Brown
Brilliant and easier than DNA I think.
with Julia Brown
ChrisCon1991 ?Apr Lead RP
Hidden 15 Oct, 2018 Lead RP
JamesWilliams 2 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S Placing draws hardest onsight to date doing so
Placing draws hardest onsight to date doing so
TobiAuth 30 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S Awesome and intuitive. Kneebar pad on the right helped a lot.
Awesome and intuitive. Kneebar pad on the right helped a lot.
Hidden 19 Sep, 2018 Lead β
Tom Corras 16 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
with Gav, Newberry
with Gav, Newberry
mike reed 4 Jun, 2018 Lead rpt
with Al, Meg, Sarah
with Al, Meg, Sarah
Hidden 26 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Q.Estelles 23 May, 2018 Lead O/S
joshdownham23 12 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Elliot
with Elliot
Spatchcock 9 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Lugonn 3 May, 2018 Lead dog 3 sits on the rope from pump. New to the tufas so missed all the natural 'rest' points.
with Jo
3 sits on the rope from pump. New to the tufas so missed all the natural 'rest' points.
with Jo
Hidden ?Apr, 2018 Lead
Rockmonkey1977 27 Mar, 2018 Lead dnf Had preclipped 2 bolts which is as far as I got... Was feeling proper rough today (see DNA comments).
Had preclipped 2 bolts which is as far as I got... Was feeling proper rough today (see DNA comments).
aiyer 2 Nov, 2017 Lead dnf No guns...
No guns...
Dale Comley 2 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
with aiyer
with aiyer
Dale Comley 31 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
bik 25 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
with Rafal
with Rafal
watson.b 12 Oct, 2017 2nd dog Too pumped, not the best warm up
Too pumped, not the best warm up
Hidden 12 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
Leeknox 6 Oct, 2017 Lead dog
Hidden 12 Aug, 2017 Lead RP
Leedearden 12 Aug, 2017 Lead β
with loundsy
with loundsy
Hidden 6 May, 2017 Lead β
Gus 6 May, 2017 Lead
Hidden 4 May, 2017 Lead RP
Ri 2 May, 2017 Lead
Jack Delaney 30 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with Emily Barnett
with Emily Barnett
John 'B' Hutchinson 27 Apr, 2017 Lead β
stv 27 Apr, 2017 Lead
with Ry, B, PW
with Ry, B, PW
Patrick Hill 14 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with Rach
with Rach
Hidden 9 Nov, 2016 Lead dnf
Hidden 7 Nov, 2016 Lead O/S
tomB 8 Oct, 2016 Lead dog
with Juliette
with Juliette
Hidden 26 Sep, 2016 Lead dog
C coldwell-storry 20 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
with Jake Rogers
with Jake Rogers
Hidden 20 Sep, 2016 Lead dnf
Hidden 20 Sep, 2016 Lead dog
Hidden 27 May, 2016 Lead O/S
PaddyN 13 May, 2016 Lead β don't understand the grade, shorter and with more rests than DNA
don't understand the grade, shorter and with more rests than DNA
Hidden 29 Apr, 2016 Lead dog
peetermans 3 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
with Mum
with Mum
Jake Young 26 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S Onsight whilst putting the clips in, Stamina Machine :P very pleased with myself for this one.
with Kalymnos 2016
Onsight whilst putting the clips in, Stamina Machine :P very pleased with myself for this one.
with Kalymnos 2016
dom94 26 Mar, 2016 Lead β After having tried ivi ole, still giving myself the flash as the start is straightforward.
After having tried ivi ole, still giving myself the flash as the start is straightforward.
Hidden 19 Mar, 2016 Lead dog
Hidden 14 Mar, 2016 Lead dog
polivmi1 ??, 2016 -
Jim pratt ??, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 11 Nov, 2015 Lead O/S
GrahamGiles 27 Oct, 2015 Lead β Have the biggest bruise on my leg from jamming it into every possible position imaginable to relieve the pump. The crux is trying not to give up when everything is burning and hurting! Didn't feel much harder than DNA for me.
with Renna Clifford, Aaron.Clifford, pav low
Have the biggest bruise on my leg from jamming it into every possible position imaginable to relieve the pump. The crux is trying not to give up when everything is burning and hurting! Didn't feel much harder than DNA for me.
with Renna Clifford, Aaron.Clifford, pav low
Aaron.Clifford 27 Oct, 2015 Lead RP
JLS 24 Oct, 2015 Lead RP Clip-stick warm-up, then two redpoints to tick. Not one where you'd want the arrive at the last move flying on fumes. :) For sure, harder than DNA but well worth a go if you've manage to rest your way up that.
with Koon
Clip-stick warm-up, then two redpoints to tick. Not one where you'd want the arrive at the last move flying on fumes. :) For sure, harder than DNA but well worth a go if you've manage to rest your way up that.
with Koon
Koon 24 Oct, 2015 Lead RP First RP after dogging up on first go as a warm up. Pumped outta my skull but managed to find a decent rest at the top before clipping the chains.
with JLS
First RP after dogging up on first go as a warm up. Pumped outta my skull but managed to find a decent rest at the top before clipping the chains.
with JLS
Andrew1 22 Oct, 2015 Lead
khawk 17 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
AJM 17 Oct, 2015 Lead RP
with AllyBee
with AllyBee
Matt Fry 13 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
watson.b 9 Oct, 2015 2nd dog
J1_TOV 9 Oct, 2015 Lead dnf Foot blew at 7th bolt run out giving a fantastic whipper. Lost the will to live on a later attempt in the sun. Nah.
Foot blew at 7th bolt run out giving a fantastic whipper. Lost the will to live on a later attempt in the sun. Nah.
Luke Brooks ?Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2015 Lead
Marti999 28 Sep, 2015 Lead RP First RP
First RP
Josh Lewis 26 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S Brilliant route - my right arm could not have been more pumped at the end!
with ZClegg
Brilliant route - my right arm could not have been more pumped at the end!
with ZClegg
just one more 24 Sep, 2015 Lead β Last route of the week, putting the draws in, having already done Trela and Chnosi Family! Great route, wild angle but superb holds all the way
with Dan Birkby
Last route of the week, putting the draws in, having already done Trela and Chnosi Family! Great route, wild angle but superb holds all the way
with Dan Birkby
DorsetGareth 21 Sep, 2015 Lead RP 1st Redpoint. Quite a route!
with RocUp
1st Redpoint. Quite a route!
with RocUp
wilchivs 18 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S Yes! First 7a+ onsight. Pretty chuffed with that.
Yes! First 7a+ onsight. Pretty chuffed with that.
DavidR 15 Sep, 2015 Lead dog Did okay to about half-way, then got intimidated. Did all the moves, but with a fair few rests. Remember virtually nothing from last time.
Did okay to about half-way, then got intimidated. Did all the moves, but with a fair few rests. Remember virtually nothing from last time.
Henry.Todman 14 Sep, 2015 Lead RP
Dandan 14 Sep, 2015 Lead β
Jack Shewring 1 Sep, 2015 Lead dog
joe1joe1joe2 ?Sep, 2015 Lead O/S I climbed Aphrodite, lowered down and immediately jumped on this as the sun came round. It was an experience. I spent about 30-40 minutes on the route, and probably lost about a litre in sweat, and also blinded my belayer / girlfriend. Great fun!
with Felicity Forster
I climbed Aphrodite, lowered down and immediately jumped on this as the sun came round. It was an experience. I spent about 30-40 minutes on the route, and probably lost about a litre in sweat, and also blinded my belayer / girlfriend. Great fun!
with Felicity Forster
keithpeck ?Sep, 2015 Lead RP
galerito 29 May, 2015 Lead RP
D.Russell 21 May, 2015 Lead G/U 2nd shot fell off at the chains first time
2nd shot fell off at the chains first time
rubben 19 May, 2015 Lead O/S
with Bonita Norris
with Bonita Norris
mshorter 17 May, 2015 Lead RP 2nd go after going on the mole variation by accident.
with D.Russell, tom
2nd go after going on the mole variation by accident.
with D.Russell, tom
Kris suriyo 27 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
tombrol 23 Apr, 2015 Lead RP It is a great line, much nicer and a bit harder than DNA, with nice middle sequence i doubt it is 7b (maybe for spaced bolts?) Most importantly, it is a very enjoyable climb
with Kasia Maruszak
It is a great line, much nicer and a bit harder than DNA, with nice middle sequence i doubt it is 7b (maybe for spaced bolts?) Most importantly, it is a very enjoyable climb
with Kasia Maruszak
Adam Lincoln 14 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
with Wilson Moir
with Wilson Moir
Hidden 13 Apr, 2015 Lead G/U
Ri 7 Apr, 2015 Lead rpt
Mat Welsh ?Apr, 2015 Lead O/S Better than the much hyped DNA
Better than the much hyped DNA
josh baldwin ??, 2015 Lead β
LucasHarazin 2 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
lewiz 24 Oct, 2014 Lead dog
Ed Booth 16 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S 7a+ in new guide. Thought it was tough for that grade. Pumpy warm up.
with Anna Pugh
7a+ in new guide. Thought it was tough for that grade. Pumpy warm up.
with Anna Pugh
Dan Hale 8 Sep, 2014 Lead RP Should've Onsighted this really, fell off the easy bit going to the chains on my first try (got confused as there are so many holds to choose from - I ended up going for a rubbish one). Did it first go today putting the clips in.
with Polly Boyles, dan ely
Should've Onsighted this really, fell off the easy bit going to the chains on my first try (got confused as there are so many holds to choose from - I ended up going for a rubbish one). Did it first go today putting the clips in.
with Polly Boyles, dan ely
Tom92 ?Sep, 2014 Lead RP
Jon_Warner 22 May, 2014 Lead dnf A bit spicy on the clips.
with Tom Jordan, Jenni
A bit spicy on the clips.
with Tom Jordan, Jenni
Hidden 16 May, 2014 Lead rpt
Nickc ?May, 2014 Lead RP
Hidden 30 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Jonny_86 30 Apr, 2014 Lead β
Pathological_Climber 30 Apr, 2014 Lead β
nickb1 26 Apr, 2014 Lead RP
with annep11
with annep11
annep11 26 Apr, 2014 Lead dog
with nickb1
with nickb1
Gus 24 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with ben rouse
with ben rouse
jamiefoxen 21 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with jamie sparks
with jamie sparks
Hidden 19 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
shaunhumphreys 15 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S pumped mess by the top! draws in helped alot thanks ben!
pumped mess by the top! draws in helped alot thanks ben!
benkelsey 12 Apr, 2014 Lead RP Putting the draws in with one fall at mid height. sent next go.
Putting the draws in with one fall at mid height. sent next go.
migs493 7 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S Plenty of rests if a little painful. One very wet hold which was a little disconcerting.
with RS
Plenty of rests if a little painful. One very wet hold which was a little disconcerting.
with RS
Ri 6 Apr, 2014 Lead
Ri 6 Apr, 2014 Lead
seanwalsh 6 Apr, 2014 Lead RP
Ri 4 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Ri 4 Apr, 2014 Lead
tom russell ?Apr, 2014 Lead β
Hidden 4 Mar, 2014 Lead dnf
Hidden 4 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Oct, 2013 Lead dog
Michael Allday 10 Oct, 2013 Lead RP second go
second go
quiffhanger ?Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2013 Lead
Hidden ?Oct, 2013 -
JKinsella 27 Sep, 2013 Lead RP Cool, 7a+! Great fun. Very similar to DNA by all accounts.
Cool, 7a+! Great fun. Very similar to DNA by all accounts.
alek 12 May, 2013 Lead dog 4 attempts. To be continued....
4 attempts. To be continued....
Hidden 12 May, 2013 Lead RP
yan hawkins 3 May, 2013 Lead β
with _m.cox_
with _m.cox_
Hidden 27 Apr, 2013 Lead β
Qisheng Xie 24 Apr, 2013 Lead RP Awesome overhang tufa stamina test. Use the straddle to full effect.
Awesome overhang tufa stamina test. Use the straddle to full effect.
chris m fisher 24 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S After watching the sun set over Telendos, amazing
with jon + jake
After watching the sun set over Telendos, amazing
with jon + jake
Mike Owen 10 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
with Elaine Owen
with Elaine Owen
rxmac 6 Apr, 2013 Lead RP
mic_b 3 Apr, 2013 Lead β
Hidden 3 Apr, 2013 Lead β
Hidden 3 Apr, 2013 Lead RP
Aaron.Clifford ?Apr, 2013 Lead RP Favourite of my kalymnos trip. Steady tufa pulling with a crux sequence about half way. Could be slightly better bolted. Onsightable if you can squeeze for long enough.
Favourite of my kalymnos trip. Steady tufa pulling with a crux sequence about half way. Could be slightly better bolted. Onsightable if you can squeeze for long enough.
Hidden 31 Mar, 2013 Lead RP
DeanT ??, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2013 Lead dog
Matt Cooke ?Nov, 2012 -
with Sam Taylor
with Sam Taylor
Gus 1 Oct, 2012 Lead rpt
Derek Ryden 22 Sep, 2012 2nd dog
with Dan Kalymnos
with Dan Kalymnos
will smith11 17 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
with Babsi, Phil Kaiser, Ben Davison
with Babsi, Phil Kaiser, Ben Davison
Hidden 1 Sep, 2012 Lead dnf
AlistairB 26 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with LisaA
with LisaA
Hidden 8 May, 2012 Lead dnf
westyb3 3 May, 2012 Lead O/S
with Tom Harrison
with Tom Harrison
Jay81 27 Apr, 2012 Lead β
with Tomar
with Tomar
Fredrik Nyberg 27 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Apr, 2012 Lead RP
CRiddiford 8 Apr, 2012 Lead dog putting clips in, will do next time
with JRae
putting clips in, will do next time
with JRae
mwatson 8 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
thomasadixon 8 Apr, 2012 Lead β
Hidden 6 Apr, 2012 Lead dog
Hidden 5 Apr, 2012 Lead dog
benkelsey 2 Apr, 2012 Lead dog put the draws in. 3 rests. what. a. route. you go out as far as you go up. each hold you could lose your arm in, how did it feel so hard. best sport route I have ever been on by some margin.
with JRae, Anna, remus
put the draws in. 3 rests. what. a. route. you go out as far as you go up. each hold you could lose your arm in, how did it feel so hard. best sport route I have ever been on by some margin.
with JRae, Anna, remus
Aaron Lines ?Apr, 2012 Lead dog
nicolat ?Apr, 2012 Lead dog
with James Mitchell
with James Mitchell
Dan Jenkin 13 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S 7a+ great fun!
with Gordon Jenkin
7a+ great fun!
with Gordon Jenkin
DavidEvans 30 Oct, 2011 Lead RP 1st RP
with Helen Garrett
1st RP
with Helen Garrett
Richard Hall 27 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S Brilliant, brilliant route. Think i got 5 kneebars upto 2/3 height, then sprint for the top.
with Anais
Brilliant, brilliant route. Think i got 5 kneebars upto 2/3 height, then sprint for the top.
with Anais
keefe 24 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Liam FLeming 12 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
with karen dalzell
with karen dalzell
Hidden 11 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Tris.w 11 Oct, 2011 Lead RP should have onsighted. Another grotta monster classic!
with Sash.C
should have onsighted. Another grotta monster classic!
with Sash.C
fildac 23 Sep, 2011 Lead dnf
wilsonmackenzie 7 Sep, 2011 Lead β
RdC 7 Sep, 2011 Lead RP
ChrisCSC89 7 Sep, 2011 Lead RP 2nd go
2nd go
NDD 31 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
_m.cox_ 18 May, 2011 Lead O/S
con321 28 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S fantastic climb!!!
fantastic climb!!!
Hidden 27 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
steve.warrington 27 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
with Paul Walters
with Paul Walters
ewen 22 Apr, 2011 -
Billg 10 Apr, 2011 Lead β
ThomasB ?Apr, 2011 Lead β
Robbie_Phillips ?Nov, 2010 -
John Henry Wynn 25 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
jamesdyno 21 Oct, 2010 Lead dnf
chris_j_s 20 Oct, 2010 Lead RP Brilliant - 1st 7b, 2nd go.
with James McCartan
Brilliant - 1st 7b, 2nd go.
with James McCartan
skygodley 20 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S This is the foundry main wall but much much longer, fantastic!
with SarahM
This is the foundry main wall but much much longer, fantastic!
with SarahM
dan gibson 16 Oct, 2010 Lead RP
Hidden 14 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
martroberts 24 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S Loads of knee-bar rests so no harder than DNA I think. Great fun climbing through some really steep terrain on generally massive holds!
Loads of knee-bar rests so no harder than DNA I think. Great fun climbing through some really steep terrain on generally massive holds!
Hidden ?Sep, 2010 Lead RP
phil64 ?Nov, 2009 Lead RP nearly onsightable!
nearly onsightable!
Gus 21 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
andyinglis 16 Oct, 2009 Lead RP Clips in then 1st redpoint.
with ANC
Clips in then 1st redpoint.
with ANC
Neil Adams 16 Oct, 2009 Lead dog
with ANC
with ANC
mux 1 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S enjoyed it all the way heaps of rests (knee bars , heel hooks etc) found the chain hard to clip though.
with Damian the Canadian
enjoyed it all the way heaps of rests (knee bars , heel hooks etc) found the chain hard to clip though.
with Damian the Canadian
Hidden 25 Aug, 2009 Lead dnf
DavidR 20 May, 2009 Lead dog
Hidden 20 May, 2009 2nd dog
steve_biczyk ?May, 2009 Lead RP 2nd go, kneebar-tastic!
with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin
2nd go, kneebar-tastic!
with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin
marcpontin ?May, 2009 Lead RP
with steve
with steve
jfreeman 8 Apr, 2009 Lead β
with simonr
with simonr
simonr 8 Apr, 2009 Lead dog
Hidden ?Jan, 2009 Lead β
hutch ?Jan, 2009 Lead β
La Mont ??, 2009 -
Hidden ?Nov, 2008 Lead RP
Hidden 26 Oct, 2008 Lead RP
Hidden 20 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
richgac ?Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
Phill Mitch ?Oct, 2008 Lead O/S o/s, placed quick draws on lead. hardest to date, less rests than d.n.a.I am amazed with the rock and how nice it is to climb on.
with peter and dean greenwood
o/s, placed quick draws on lead. hardest to date, less rests than d.n.a.I am amazed with the rock and how nice it is to climb on.
with peter and dean greenwood
mickersd ?Jun, 2008 Lead RP
marky 21 May, 2008 Lead O/S
with Sharon
with Sharon
Pete Wimbush ?Mar, 2008 TR
with Gavin Singleton
with Gavin Singleton
Kev Little ??, 2008 Lead O/S
hamer89 23 Dec, 2007 Lead O/S
elmihu 6 Oct, 2007 -
with lucy
with lucy
elmihu 6 Oct, 2007 Lead O/S
with lucy
with lucy
Hidden ?Oct, 2007 Lead O/S
Hidden 26 Sep, 2007 Lead β
ksjs 17 Sep, 2007 Lead O/S pumpy but with good rests including a seat! v enjoyable physical climbing but too easy for 7b?
pumpy but with good rests including a seat! v enjoyable physical climbing but too easy for 7b?
bencarpenter 12 Sep, 2007 Lead β
with Alan Higham
with Alan Higham
Ramon Marin 6 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Kyle Nystad
with Kyle Nystad
Hidden ??, 2007 -
Richard Horn 26 Oct, 2006 Lead RP
Steve Crowe 12 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S
with karin
with karin
Hidden 30 Sep, 2006 Lead RP
Morgan Woods 30 Sep, 2006 Lead RP hardest redpoint to date....felt more sustained than DNA.
with Nick
hardest redpoint to date....felt more sustained than DNA.
with Nick
Hidden 4 Sep, 2005 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2004 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Apr, 2004 Lead O/S
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Voting
High 7b+
Mid 7b+
Low 7b+
High 7b
Mid 7b
Low 7b
High 7a+
Mid 7a+
Low 7a+
High 7a
Mid 7a
Low 7a
Votes cast 61
Votes cast 53
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Not Set
Onsighted
Redpoint
Dogged
Flashed (β)
DNF
Repeated
Ground Up
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