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Rockfax Description
A cracking route best linked with New West Climb. Scramble up out of the gully to below a crack in a short wall.
1) 17m. Gain a large ledge above the crack, then climb a tricky groove to reach a belay ledge on the left.
2) 33m. Climb up steeply right to a ledge and up again to a slab. Cross this rightwards to a crack in the wall just right of a corner. Climb the crack to a ledge, then traverse leftwards for 8m (passing under a set of dirty grooves) to blocks. Climb up the blocks to a ledge and belay.
3) 23m. Climb the groove above to easier ground and the top. © Rockfax

Ticklists

Connoisseur's Classic Rock , Lakeland's Best Multi-pitch Routes up to HVS , Lakeland's Greatest Pioneers , The Long Routes , "High & Wild" Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival 2019 Ticklist , Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Climbs The Lake District , Turbo-Punter's Tradification

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βeta: in 3 pitches. I led 1&3.
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βeta: in 3 pitches. I led 1&3.

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Brown Slabs Face

Grade: HVD ***
(Shepherd’s Crag)

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