67m, 3 pitches. Classic route, and the only Whillans route on the East Buttress. Some speculate that the reason it's so undeservedly unpopular is due to it famously spitting the hard man off it!

1. 30m(5a)An immense groove which unfortunately suffers badly from seepage. If this is the case then back and footing is difficult to execute.
2. 28m(5a) Nice contrasting delicate climbing.
3. 9m(4c) Short, powerful and enjoyable.

Don Whillans 05/Jun/1955

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Lakesben 05/Jun/16 AltLd

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MFB 18/Sep/14 AltLd

I got easy pitches and fell off crux, feet popped on layback

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DavidEvans 20/Jun/14 -
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tim exley 18/May/14 AltLd O/S

Great first pitch

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Hidden 14/Jul/11 AltLd
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John Kettle 09/Jun/07 AltLd O/S
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Dave Westby ??/1997 Lead
andybirtwistle 15/Jun/96 Lead
Paul Clarke ??/1991 AltLd
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Hammy 05/Jul/89 Lead
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Martin Bennett 07/Jul/84 -
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Dave Musgrove 27/Aug/79 AltLd
with Bob Knapton
jon 28/Jun/75 Lead
with paul m
Dave Westby ??/1967 Lead
with Paul Garner
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