UKC

30m.

Rockfax Description
The line is up the left-hand groove of the big open corner above the ramp. Gain the groove from below and follow it to the roof. Pull steeply around this and finish more easily above. © Rockfax

FA. J.Lamb, D.Armstrong, P.Whillance 01/Jan/1977.

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John Alcock 26 Aug, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Great fun, but quite pumpy. A worthy alternative to the Arrow, but rarely crowded. A big cam is nice at the crux, but not essential.
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βeta: Great fun, but quite pumpy. A worthy alternative to the Arrow, but rarely crowded. A big cam is nice at the crux, but not essential.
chris j 21 Feb, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Steady till you get to the roof, then desperate!! You'll feel it's time for the pub when you finish...
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βeta: Steady till you get to the roof, then desperate!! You'll feel it's time for the pub when you finish...

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