UKC

18m.

Rockfax Description
A testing pitch with a steep and exposed finish. Move up right and then back left to a shallow corner below a flake. Climb the layback-flake and finish up a flowstone bulge. © Rockfax

FA. Pete Oxley 08/May/1989.

Ticklists

West Country Climbs , ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List , Orange Spot Portland , The best 50 UK "Orange Spot" Sports Routes? , Portland , CC GUIDE (2008): Portland - 1-3 Star Classic & Hard Rock , Portland Olympian - Need for Speed! , Portland Olympian

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Iain Weymouth 5 Mar, 2021 Show βeta
βeta: Pleasant surprise of a 3 finger pocket just when you need it !
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βeta: Pleasant surprise of a 3 finger pocket just when you need it !
Morgan Woods 3 May, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: The first couple of bolts are fairly tough but once you get the lay back it's ok. At the bulge I made the maistake of going straight up and lunged for a pice of flowstone which pulled off and narrowly missed someone walking down below!! At least the tat held. Off to the left is a much better proposition.
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βeta: The first couple of bolts are fairly tough but once you get the lay back it's ok. At the bulge I made the maistake of going straight up and lunged for a pice of flowstone which pulled off and narrowly missed someone walking down below!! At least the tat held. Off to the left is a much better proposition.
Richard Horn 7 Feb, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Pleasantly sustained. I used the (new) foothold out right - I suspect the short may not be able to reach it!
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βeta: Pleasantly sustained. I used the (new) foothold out right - I suspect the short may not be able to reach it!
steve taylor 9 Jun, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: The aforementioned foothold is new!!!
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βeta: The aforementioned foothold is new!!!

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