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Rockfax Description
An extremely popular classic that follows the beautiful central section of flowstone on very good holds. Climb up to a huge flake of flowstone, and make the crux moves to get established above, where easier climbing leads to the lower-off. © Rockfax

FA. J.Tookey 1975. FFA. Nigel Coe 24.9.88. The line was bolted by Pete Oxley 11.5.94 and claimed as The Scales of Balance..

Ticklists

ROCKFAX Portland: Top 50, West Country Climbs, Feature Photo Routes from Dorset Rockfax 2012, 3 Star Portland, ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Orange Spot Portland, ULMC Classics, The best 50 UK "Orange Spot" Sports Routes?, 4 - 5 Grade Climbs Portland Westcoast, Portland sub 6b, Portland, Portland, Dorset, Spanish crew 2018, West Country Climbs: Sport Routes Grades 5 to 7a+, Portland Trip, CC GUIDE (2008): Portland - 1-3 Star Classic & Hard Rock, UK Flowstone

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JasperBWilliams 5 Sep Show βeta
βeta: Fantastic climb!
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βeta: Fantastic climb!
Julie Black 14 Nov, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Not that polished, great juggy holds including some classic undercuts, and enough solid feet placements. Yes commiting move with the leg hook thing but not all that difficult, just a bit akward.
 
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βeta: Not that polished, great juggy holds including some classic undercuts, and enough solid feet placements. Yes commiting move with the leg hook thing but not all that difficult, just a bit akward.
JIMBO 10 Nov, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Crocodilia - Crock-of-****ia more like! Don't waste your time on another blinkered filler in unless you really are bored...
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βeta: Crocodilia - Crock-of-****ia more like! Don't waste your time on another blinkered filler in unless you really are bored...
nugski 18 Apr, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: great climb. lovely rock 1 of my favourite climbs as a 5.
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βeta: great climb. lovely rock 1 of my favourite climbs as a 5.
airbournegrapefruit 23 Mar, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: yeah done this one on sunday. great route but the move between second to last and last single bolt is a bit commiting. wierd leg hook thing i think i done.
 
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βeta: yeah done this one on sunday. great route but the move between second to last and last single bolt is a bit commiting. wierd leg hook thing i think i done.
Mark Glaister - Assistant Editor 12 Feb, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Crocadilila is a reasonable climb but some blinkers are needed in the middle section where the wall is climbed on excellent flowstone jugs, NOTE take care near the top just below the flowstone cornice where a largish hollow flake sems a bit suspect. Warn those picnicing below.
 
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βeta: Crocadilila is a reasonable climb but some blinkers are needed in the middle section where the wall is climbed on excellent flowstone jugs, NOTE take care near the top just below the flowstone cornice where a largish hollow flake sems a bit suspect. Warn those picnicing below.
dixiechick 6 Jul, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Absolutely Gr8 LUV IT
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βeta: Absolutely Gr8 LUV IT
Wilbur 28 Jun, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: If you're under five foot is it 5+?
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βeta: If you're under five foot is it 5+?
Danos 21 Jun, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Awesome route, great fun!
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βeta: Awesome route, great fun!
steve taylor 20 May, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Andy Long has replaced the belay bolts. Good work!
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βeta: Andy Long has replaced the belay bolts. Good work!
TRNovice 14 Nov, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: First bolt is no longer there (14-Nov-2004). Just two holes and some powdered flowstone where it was.
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βeta: First bolt is no longer there (14-Nov-2004). Just two holes and some powdered flowstone where it was.
Alex More 17 Oct, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Crazy rock formations and a great first lead, must do for aspiring jug lovers!
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βeta: Crazy rock formations and a great first lead, must do for aspiring jug lovers!
Wilbur 1 Oct, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: I don't think it's polished at all. feet seem solid all the way up and all the handholds are huge...
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βeta: I don't think it's polished at all. feet seem solid all the way up and all the handholds are huge...
nealh 29 Sep, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: getting rather polished? guess who's to blame!
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βeta: getting rather polished? guess who's to blame!
Wilbur 5 Apr, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: lovely climb
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βeta: lovely climb
JPM 26 Jul, 2000 Show βeta
βeta: It is getting rather polished!!
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βeta: It is getting rather polished!!

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