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Rockfax Description
The flake leads to ledges, move right to the carved letters DC and a step up and left to another ledge. Finish up the steep crack to a shrubby exit. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Requires a committed move on the ledge, not for the feint hearted.

FA. Les Ainsworth 1966.

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DJF 24 May Show βeta
βeta: Nice climbing to the ledge. The traverse is doable on delicate moves but the gear is a long way back below your feet- so there is ground fall risk here. From the DC letters upwards the climbing is chossy and really run-out and the top-out is pulling on heather on steep choss. Not worth it imo.
 
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βeta: Nice climbing to the ledge. The traverse is doable on delicate moves but the gear is a long way back below your feet- so there is ground fall risk here. From the DC letters upwards the climbing is chossy and really run-out and the top-out is pulling on heather on steep choss. Not worth it imo.
Harry Ikin 10 Apr, 2007 Show βeta
βeta: Led it at the weekend. The traverse felt exposed as the last bit of gear was below my feet as I started the traverse. The wall above "DC" had no gear. Having said all of that the climbing was only just 4a. It's just a head thing.
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βeta: Led it at the weekend. The traverse felt exposed as the last bit of gear was below my feet as I started the traverse. The wall above "DC" had no gear. Having said all of that the climbing was only just 4a. It's just a head thing.
Iggy_B 23 Jun, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Would be quite bold for a Severe leader, the gear on the top section is rather sparse.
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βeta: Would be quite bold for a Severe leader, the gear on the top section is rather sparse.

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