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13m.

Rockfax Description
14m. To the right of the chimney is a narrow ramp on the wall. Climb this and traverse out left onto the arete. Trend right up the slab and step round the corner then climb a short exposed crack through the bulges until a swing right leads to an easy finish. © Rockfax

pre 1923.

Ticklists

Almscliff VS Challenge , The All New 3 Star Way to Yorkshire Gritstone Heaven. , Yorkshire Grit Vol 1 Best VS

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Jacktheclimber 31 Aug Show βeta
βeta: A classic bit of self sandbagging with a direct finish - maybe HVS for the short but worthwhile having a crack
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βeta: A classic bit of self sandbagging with a direct finish - maybe HVS for the short but worthwhile having a crack

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Grade: VS 4b ***
(Pen-y-ghent)

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