One of the hardest E2s on the coast or indeed anywhere, up the beautiful pink wall. Climb ramp and flake features trending left to the break, then grit your teeth and battle the thin crack above.

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100 Aberdeen North East Classics!, North East Outcrops - 3 and 4 star routes

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden 7 Jun TR O/S
mike reed 12 Aug, 2018 Lead rpt Been a long time.... As good as another on sight. Still hard for E2!
with Susan Jensen
Been a long time.... As good as another on sight. Still hard for E2!
with Susan Jensen
Hidden 9 Jun, 2018 Lead dnf
mark-abz 26 May, 2018 TR
with Kora - AMC
with Kora - AMC
scoth 5 Aug, 2017 TR dog Have too many saved routes now, so put a rope on this. Would be very good onsight, even for a E4 leader. Good gear in the break.
with Luigi
Have too many saved routes now, so put a rope on this. Would be very good onsight, even for a E4 leader. Good gear in the break.
with Luigi
tim whitaker 27 Jul, 2017 Lead rpt
with David Bird
with David Bird
mrbird 27 Jul, 2017 2nd dog
kdlauder 21 May, 2017 Lead RP Class route.
Class route.
malone 4 Aug, 2016 2nd
with Steve Addy
with Steve Addy
Hidden 8 Apr, 2016 Lead G/U
Hidden 8 Apr, 2016 Lead β
Hidden 27 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
JonnyCrimper 27 Aug, 2014 2nd dog
Hidden 3 Aug, 2014 Lead dog
gforce 8 Jun, 2014 2nd rpt
andyinglis 8 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with gforce
with gforce
samwillo 16 May, 2014 2nd
Hidden 15 May, 2014 Lead O/S
Uisdean hawthorn 15 May, 2014 2nd
Quallim 14 May, 2014 2nd Fell off on the slap to jugs. Ate too many snackbars.
Fell off on the slap to jugs. Ate too many snackbars.
Hidden 14 May, 2014 2nd O/S
peter.herd 14 May, 2014 Lead dog Great route. Very hot. Took a big lob off the final move and managed it second go.. but not with ease!
with Andrew A, Quallim
Great route. Very hot. Took a big lob off the final move and managed it second go.. but not with ease!
with Andrew A, Quallim
Ryan23 ?Apr, 2014 2nd
with James
with James
Rankers ??, 2014 Lead
Tobes 14 Jul, 2013 Lead dog Good route! Bit out of my league at the mo but just couldn't resist. Wasn't clean but did all the moves after rest/falls/rest on top section.
with Charlie, mejulie
Good route! Bit out of my league at the mo but just couldn't resist. Wasn't clean but did all the moves after rest/falls/rest on top section.
with Charlie, mejulie
Julie Black 14 Jul, 2013 2nd dog
with Tobes
with Tobes
mrbird 27 Apr, 2013 2nd
Hidden ??, 2012 Lead
Chris wilson 18 Jul, 2010 2nd dog Got pumped trying to clean the gear after Seb collected some air miles on it
Got pumped trying to clean the gear after Seb collected some air miles on it
sebrider 18 Jul, 2010 Lead dog Too pumped to hold the crimps on the upper section!
Too pumped to hold the crimps on the upper section!
bnewman 7 May, 2010 2nd rpt Johannes made it look easy.
with Johannes
Johannes made it look easy.
with Johannes
ashknot 21 Apr, 2010 Lead dnf fell on the crack got into a position where i couldn't move anything!!! so took a big fall!
fell on the crack got into a position where i couldn't move anything!!! so took a big fall!
bnewman 10 Mar, 2010 Lead β Superb route. Went clean first try after some up/down climbing before crux. An ab down a line to the right gave me a quick peek at the line.
with Yuan, Brett
Superb route. Went clean first try after some up/down climbing before crux. An ab down a line to the right gave me a quick peek at the line.
with Yuan, Brett
Sandy Simpson 19 Sep, 2009 2nd
with brian duthie
with brian duthie
Dangerous Dave 29 Aug, 2009 Lead β Very hard to onsight. Was up at the break for ages. Down climbed to the ground with major cold pump. Cruised it later with some beta.
with Dan Richardson
Very hard to onsight. Was up at the break for ages. Down climbed to the ground with major cold pump. Cruised it later with some beta.
with Dan Richardson
gforce 29 Aug, 2009 2nd Easier when you know how.
with Dan R, James Richardson
Easier when you know how.
with Dan R, James Richardson
Hidden 20 Jun, 2009 Lead
Smelly Fox 20 Jun, 2009 Lead dog Was a scaredy cat and took a rest on a nut. Boo.
with Mark020
Was a scaredy cat and took a rest on a nut. Boo.
with Mark020
James Prowse 17 May, 2009 2nd A bit reachy, or a bit hard. Not sure which, but needed a couple of goes at the top section.
with Graham
A bit reachy, or a bit hard. Not sure which, but needed a couple of goes at the top section.
with Graham
gforce 17 May, 2009 Lead Lanked my way through the crux - not very pretty. Slightly disappointing.
Lanked my way through the crux - not very pretty. Slightly disappointing.
Paulww 9 Jul, 2008 Lead dog
Chris wilson 9 Jul, 2008 2nd O/S My first clean 5c route! The difficult finger crack and wall above was damp but didn't make much difference as the pink granite is so rough.
with Paulww
My first clean 5c route! The difficult finger crack and wall above was damp but didn't make much difference as the pink granite is so rough.
with Paulww
dave o 27 May, 2008 Lead 1 rest. either v hard for the grade, or I was missing something!!
with Andy Guthrie
1 rest. either v hard for the grade, or I was missing something!!
with Andy Guthrie
Brian McC ??, 2005 Lead
with Brian Duthie
with Brian Duthie
Russell Birkett 10 Aug, 2001 Lead O/S
with dezdee
with dezdee
Stuart S 13 Aug, 2000 Lead rpt
mike reed 8 May, 1997 Lead
Stuart S 8 May, 1997 2nd O/S
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