Above the heather terrace on North Face Route, climb cracks just to the left of the right-hand arete. Belay at junction with NFR.

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Mr Fuller 25 Aug AltLd O/S Led 2nd pitch. 1st pitch is great but 2nd pitch I wasn't really sure where I was supposed to be going...
Led 2nd pitch. 1st pitch is great but 2nd pitch I wasn't really sure where I was supposed to be going...
Hidden 25 Aug AltLd O/S
Hidden 25 Aug -
Hidden 24 Aug AltLd O/S
Matt Amos 23 Jul Lead O/S
Ben Cianchi 23 Jul 2nd O/S
Eddie Harrison 15 Jul AltLd Led 2nd pitch
with James
Led 2nd pitch
with James
jgardiner 15 Jul AltLd O/S Led pitch 1.
with Eddie
Led pitch 1.
with Eddie
Liam Ingram 28 Jun Lead O/S
klcmunro 28 Jun 2nd
richardsavill 25 Jun Lead awesome route, loads of gear in the crack.
with Chris m, graham B
awesome route, loads of gear in the crack.
with Chris m, graham B
Adamski1986 23 Jun AltLd
with Gema Martin Ordas
with Gema Martin Ordas
Hidden 11 Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 24 May Lead
matthew.rowbottom91 25 Jun, 2018 AltLd
with sblake
with sblake
Jimbo12c 25 Jun, 2018 Lead
sblake 25 Jun, 2018 AltLd
chmckay 25 Jun, 2018 AltLd O/S Led 2nd pitch. Amazing first pitch
Led 2nd pitch. Amazing first pitch
AliGilmour 29 May, 2018 AltLd O/S Led P2
Led P2
Fergus Walker 29 May, 2018 AltLd
Hidden 29 May, 2018 AltLd
Barry Harper 26 May, 2018 Lead O/S
kirstypallas 26 May, 2018 2nd
Hidden ?Sep, 2017 Lead
Busby ?Jun, 2017 AltLd O/S
with Sergio
with Sergio
davesa 27 May, 2017 2nd
eaf4 1 Oct, 2016 AltLd led p2
with Brian Shackleton, Tom Jumar
led p2
with Brian Shackleton, Tom Jumar
HannahFrancis 15 Sep, 2016 AltLd
with Ed Luke
with Ed Luke
nathanshaw 28 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with Julian
with Julian
Brendan 27 May, 2016 Lead O/S After first two pitches of North Face Route. Note: First pitch is more like 15/20m than 30m, as it says in the guide.
with Andy
After first two pitches of North Face Route. Note: First pitch is more like 15/20m than 30m, as it says in the guide.
with Andy
benclimbing 17 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
with Al Todd
with Al Todd
kbow265 ?Oct, 2015 Lead dnf First VS lead, completely unintentional, led astray off north face route by crampon scratches.. Moral of the story is?
with Stu
First VS lead, completely unintentional, led astray off north face route by crampon scratches.. Moral of the story is?
with Stu
Hidden 27 Sep, 2015 AltLd rpt
DavidMcK 5 Sep, 2015 Lead
Hidden 5 Sep, 2015 2nd
Captain Solo 17 Aug, 2015 Solo A good clean line.
A good clean line.
Colin Dyer 30 Jul, 2015 AltLd Good route on excellent rock. First pitch is the main event.
with olekemi
Good route on excellent rock. First pitch is the main event.
with olekemi
olekemi 30 Jul, 2015 AltLd O/S
with Colin D
with Colin D
Happy Wanderer 23 May, 2015 AltLd O/S
with MD
with MD
MD 23 May, 2015 AltLd O/S Led p2, worthwhile gear very sparse at the start of the pitch.
Led p2, worthwhile gear very sparse at the start of the pitch.
Hidden 23 Apr, 2015 AltLd O/S
Hidden 23 Apr, 2015 -
Hidden 17 Sep, 2014 AltLd O/S
Alex Thomson 7 Sep, 2014 AltLd
with Rab
with Rab
foostu4 6 Jun, 2014 AltLd
Sam Parker 20 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with Mick Dunn, Dad
with Mick Dunn, Dad
deano 16 Aug, 2013 Lead
with Ryan stokes
with Ryan stokes
maxtwomey 21 Jul, 2013 AltLd
Stuart Macfarlane 13 Jul, 2013 AltLd O/S Jeanie led 2nd pitch
with Jeanie
Jeanie led 2nd pitch
with Jeanie
DundeeDave 9 Jun, 2013 2nd O/S
Neil Mackenzie 6 Jun, 2013 AltLd O/S ascended lower buttress by some wandery poor route (not in book) but more than made up for by excellent crack on first pitch
with si
ascended lower buttress by some wandery poor route (not in book) but more than made up for by excellent crack on first pitch
with si
captain ??, 2013 -
Bob1984 29 Sep, 2012 2nd
with Simon Taylor
with Simon Taylor
Hidden ?Aug, 2012 Lead dnf
dav_713 25 Jul, 2012 -
with Malcolm Burgess
with Malcolm Burgess
Ben Sharp 5 Jun, 2012 Lead Superb
with Owen
Superb
with Owen
OwenF 5 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S lovely route, all part of a link up: north face route > hiccup > fracture route > crowberry ridge
lovely route, all part of a link up: north face route > hiccup > fracture route > crowberry ridge
Tim Hamlet 29 May, 2012 Lead
R0bbie 26 May, 2012 Lead O/S
with Rosie
with Rosie
Hidden ??, 2012 -
Patzl ??, 2012 -
Hidden 18 Sep, 2011 AltLd O/S
cornishbekx 14 Jul, 2011 2nd
tomdude 18 Jun, 2011 AltLd O/S cold and wet! nice route
with Rich Abel
cold and wet! nice route
with Rich Abel
isi_o 3 Jun, 2011 Lead Great first pitch, definitely not 5a though.
with Jack, Conor
Great first pitch, definitely not 5a though.
with Jack, Conor
jack 9895 3 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
drew8connelly ??, 2011 -
cogg13 25 Sep, 2010 2nd O/S cold! not sure whether we followed the correct route.
with dave laird
cold! not sure whether we followed the correct route.
with dave laird
abbeywall 14 Aug, 2010 AltLd led 1st pitch
with K, FM
led 1st pitch
with K, FM
Elsier 7 Aug, 2010 AltLd O/S Lead 2nd pitch
with Ian
Lead 2nd pitch
with Ian
KeithAlexander 6 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with jelle
with jelle
stuaart 22 May, 2010 AltLd O/S I led P1, Tom led P2. Pretty soft for VS 4c.
I led P1, Tom led P2. Pretty soft for VS 4c.
thomasaneurinsmith 22 May, 2010 AltLd O/S
with Stuart Reeves
with Stuart Reeves
John 'B' Hutchinson 8 May, 2010 AltLd O/S Led pitch 2, pretty run out and a bit loose, first pitch very nice.
with Charles Hutchinson
Led pitch 2, pretty run out and a bit loose, first pitch very nice.
with Charles Hutchinson
Chuck 8 May, 2010 AltLd
Hidden 17 Oct, 2009 AltLd
oliverk 17 Oct, 2009 AltLd Pitch 2
Pitch 2
Hidden 16 Sep, 2009 Lead
Hidden 12 Sep, 2009 AltLd
Hidden 11 Jul, 2009 AltLd
thebat 26 Jul, 2008 AltLd O/S
with Ontour
with Ontour
Alexander123 26 May, 2008 AltLd O/S
with Watty
with Watty
Watty 26 May, 2008 AltLd O/S
with A.Watt
with A.Watt
sparbus 11 May, 2008 AltLd
with Ed Babs
with Ed Babs
kevinknights 11 May, 2008 2nd O/S Cracking route - steep, good holds. 2nd pitch is properly run out.
Cracking route - steep, good holds. 2nd pitch is properly run out.
Ed Babs 11 May, 2008 AltLd O/S
with sparbus
with sparbus
clipskipper 11 May, 2008 AltLd O/S Nice first pitch with some good moves up the crack
with Kevin Knight
Nice first pitch with some good moves up the crack
with Kevin Knight
TrollJester ??, 2008 -
Hidden ??, 2008 -
jaybob ?Oct, 2007 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2007 AltLd O/S
stokesrees 21 Jul, 2007 AltLd climbed in mtn boots, fine. combined with January Jigsaw
with Joe Nunn
climbed in mtn boots, fine. combined with January Jigsaw
with Joe Nunn
sgl 23 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
with will and russell
with will and russell
Mr.Billiams 23 Sep, 2006 AltLd O/S
with Sam & Russell
with Sam & Russell
Lawrie Brand 15 Jul, 2006 AltLd O/S
with Rob
with Rob
Mihkel 26 Jun, 2005 AltLd O/S
with Jon Bleiker
with Jon Bleiker
Hidden 1 Apr, 2005 2nd O/S
CurlyStevo ??, 2005 AltLd very nice climbing and the first pitch is easy for 5a would probably get 4b/4c on grit.
very nice climbing and the first pitch is easy for 5a would probably get 4b/4c on grit.
Hidden ??, 2005 AltLd
Hidden ?Jun, 2003 -
Jamie B ?Apr, 2002 AltLd
with Charlie Stanniforth
with Charlie Stanniforth
bandersnatch ??, 2002 AltLd
with Jugs, Brian Hume
with Jugs, Brian Hume
alan moore ??, 2000 - P1 is excellent 4b jamming crack. P2 wanders about looking for the N Face Route finishing ArĂȘte.
P1 is excellent 4b jamming crack. P2 wanders about looking for the N Face Route finishing ArĂȘte.
Yourlead 8 Aug, 1999 2nd 1st Pitch only
with Raymond Simpson
1st Pitch only
with Raymond Simpson
DaveHK 19 Sep, 1998 Lead
with Craig Proctor
with Craig Proctor
Davy Gunn ??, 1982 AltLd
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