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180m, 6 pitches. Easy start, then slightly tricky traverse across short slab; then easy upwards to base of white slab. Up middle of White Slab, then rightwards out to arete -exposed with little protection. Easy finish up chimney.

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sparbus 30 Jun, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: White slab traverse pushes this route towards VS. Fab but poorly protected 4b.
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βeta: White slab traverse pushes this route towards VS. Fab but poorly protected 4b.
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
ChuckMaurice 28 Jun, 2019 AltLd Defo 4b and 4c in this.....
with sparbus
Defo 4b and 4c in this.....
with sparbus
sparbus 28 Jun, 2019 AltLd
sn 17 May, 2019 AltLd O/S I'd give this VS if I could. Not sure if we followed exactly the right line on the first pitch, but what we did had a steep finish, which felt more like VS. Also the top slab is bold and airy - again I'd give it VS 4b in it's own right
with Denise
I'd give this VS if I could. Not sure if we followed exactly the right line on the first pitch, but what we did had a steep finish, which felt more like VS. Also the top slab is bold and airy - again I'd give it VS 4b in it's own right
with Denise
kim.mulji 31 May, 2017 AltLd O/S P1 surely harder than an ungraded S. More like 4b technical. Scary traverse fun. Led P3 up white slab, and it is poorly protected, though got a nut in half way to spike on arĂȘte. Walk down from rake. While climb grade more like VS 4b because of lack of protection.
with oscaig
P1 surely harder than an ungraded S. More like 4b technical. Scary traverse fun. Led P3 up white slab, and it is poorly protected, though got a nut in half way to spike on arĂȘte. Walk down from rake. While climb grade more like VS 4b because of lack of protection.
with oscaig
oscaig 31 May, 2017 AltLd O/S Nice and varied route with some good climbing. I'd have thought worth VS 4b/4c? Led p1 & 3.
with Clare Martin, kim.mulji
Nice and varied route with some good climbing. I'd have thought worth VS 4b/4c? Led p1 & 3.
with Clare Martin, kim.mulji
Captain Solo 14 Jul, 2015 Solo An excellent climb and improbable finish.
An excellent climb and improbable finish.
drew8connelly ??, 2015 -
ladymuck 27 Jul, 2013 AltLd dnf Finished up White Slab (VDiff) after rock hitting side of my head before 4c pitch. Led 1st and ?3rd pitches - 1st was hard to routefind!
Finished up White Slab (VDiff) after rock hitting side of my head before 4c pitch. Led 1st and ?3rd pitches - 1st was hard to routefind!
Stuart Macfarlane 30 May, 2012 AltLd O/S Jeanie led pitches 1 & 3, I led pitches 2 & 4.
with Jeanie
Jeanie led pitches 1 & 3, I led pitches 2 & 4.
with Jeanie
Ruth ND 28 May, 2012 2nd O/S
with Chris Drinkwater
with Chris Drinkwater
John Brayshaw 30 Apr, 2011 AltLd O/S
with erica
with erica
erica 30 Apr, 2011 AltLd O/S
steve_gibbs 19 Jun, 2010 2nd O/S
with Clay C
with Clay C
Hidden 19 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
Richie Rich 13 May, 2009 2nd
with Tony H
with Tony H
Tony Holdsworth 13 May, 2009 AltLd O/S Lead all but P1 - very poor protection.
with Rich Cutsforth
Lead all but P1 - very poor protection.
with Rich Cutsforth
Hidden 28 May, 2008 2nd dnf
johnjb 24 May, 2008 AltLd Helen did the two tricky pitches: awkward traverse, and White Slab.
with Helen T
Helen did the two tricky pitches: awkward traverse, and White Slab.
with Helen T
Iain Brown 27 May, 2007 -
with Nick
with Nick
Hidden 20 May, 2007 2nd
Hidden 6 Oct, 2002 AltLd
abbeywall 21 May, 2000 AltLd
with martinh13, K
with martinh13, K
Hidden 2 Jul, 1996 Lead
alan moore ??, 1995 - Quite good. Scrambled back down then carried the bags up Central Buttress, cross the plateau the slithered down the manhole to the Cioch. Rain came on but did Crack of Double Doom, back down the manhole then scared ourselves silly slithering down Cioch Corner in the wet...
Quite good. Scrambled back down then carried the bags up Central Buttress, cross the plateau the slithered down the manhole to the Cioch. Rain came on but did Crack of Double Doom, back down the manhole then scared ourselves silly slithering down Cioch Corner in the wet...
Hidden ??, 1992 Lead
johnkeith ??, 1984 -
with BMC hut resident
with BMC hut resident
Hidden ??, 1982 AltLd
Brian Wilderspin ?Aug, 1977 AltLd O/S
with Brian Wallis
with Brian Wallis
Derek Ryden ?Jul, 1973 AltLd O/S
with Colin Morrison
with Colin Morrison
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