UKC

18m.

Rockfax Description
The line of Shorn Cliff that is a very protectable but also very sustained. A HVS pitch justifiably on the wish list of many. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
The obvious polished shallow groove/finger crack.

M. Ward, P. Begley 15/Jul/1984.

Ticklists

Orange Spot Lower Wye , CUMC Ticklist , Shorn Cliff Nose , Ultimate HVS ticklist , 100 Best South West Mid Grade Routes , But what have you done on South-East Wales Sandstone/Limestone? , Shorn Cliff HVS and E1 *'d Routes , Wye's it a trad classic (up to HVS)? , CC Wye Valley and Forest of Dean trad stars, blue list (VS and HVS) , Bristol Area Easy Trad Ticklist , Shorn cliff starred routes HVS-E1 according to guidebook

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βeta: Becoming polished since first ascent by R.Thomas and Steve Moss 1975
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βeta: Becoming polished since first ascent by R.Thomas and Steve Moss 1975

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High E1
Mid E1
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High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
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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
Toproped
Alt Leads
Not Set
Onsighted
Dogged
Repeated
Flashed (β)
DNF
Redpoint
Ground Up
Not Set
Route of Interest
Organ Grinder

Grade: HVS 5a ***
(Shorn Cliff)

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