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12m.

Rockfax Description
A more delicate right-hand finish to Nelson's Slab. © Rockfax

FA. Chris Craggs 1993.

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ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500 , All trad climbs at Birchen Edge

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Capricorn One 26 Oct, 2021 Show βeta
βeta: Start is probably harder than 5a now with all the polish.
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βeta: Start is probably harder than 5a now with all the polish.
Nick Smith - Climbers 19 Jul, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: Hard to believe this gets HVS 5b - more like VS 5a, and slightly more bold than Nelson's Slab.
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βeta: Hard to believe this gets HVS 5b - more like VS 5a, and slightly more bold than Nelson's Slab.
Jamie B 7 May, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: Barely independant of Nelson's Slab, and with the crux of the latter still the hardest part. Would only give the slab moves 4b and question its validity as a route.
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βeta: Barely independant of Nelson's Slab, and with the crux of the latter still the hardest part. Would only give the slab moves 4b and question its validity as a route.

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High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
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High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
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Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
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Alt Leads
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Redpoint
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Ground Up
DNF
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Route of Interest
Chee Tor Girdle

Grade: VS 5a ***
(Chee Dale Lower)

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