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12m.

Rockfax Description
Follow the straight crack as it gradually widens. Difficulties escalate to a wide and awkward exit. Big gear is useful. © Rockfax

Ticklists

ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Wide Cracks, Stanage 100 VD - VS, Stanage for Crack Apprentices, WideBoyz Crack School, Stanage Routes - Epic Crackathon

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Alexander_Metcalfe 16 Aug Show βeta
βeta: Loose head-sized piece of rock on the right hand of the crack, halfway up.
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βeta: Loose head-sized piece of rock on the right hand of the crack, halfway up.
mountainremedy 5 May, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Couple of loose blocks lower down, care needed.
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βeta: Couple of loose blocks lower down, care needed.
Iain Thow 16 Mar, 2007 Show βeta
βeta: Horribly thrutchy, but par for the course for a wide grit crack.
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βeta: Horribly thrutchy, but par for the course for a wide grit crack.
Jon Greengrass 17 Oct, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: bog standard HS, good jams all the way up, take a big piece of gear for the top or alternatively you can place a small one deep in the crack.
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βeta: bog standard HS, good jams all the way up, take a big piece of gear for the top or alternatively you can place a small one deep in the crack.
Sankey 11 Jun, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Think it is on the hard side of HS, defintely a tussle at the top. Good fun though.
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βeta: Think it is on the hard side of HS, defintely a tussle at the top. Good fun though.
LakesWinter 24 May, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Ok, I seem to remember get left arm inside crack, left foot in, right foot and hands on holds on the outside and thrutch, not too bad.
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βeta: Ok, I seem to remember get left arm inside crack, left foot in, right foot and hands on holds on the outside and thrutch, not too bad.
LakesWinter 24 May, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: It's severe in my guide! Severe is probably ok, maybe HS, never VS, jamming and wedging techniques obligatory
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βeta: It's severe in my guide! Severe is probably ok, maybe HS, never VS, jamming and wedging techniques obligatory

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Lynx

Grade: HS 4b ***
(Wildcat)