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A strong second pitch up the steepening central line. Start on the path below a low-angled rib as for Malediction Direct.
1) 24m. As for Malediction Direct.
2) 4c, 27m. Move right a couple of metres, then climb the grooves, cracks and chimney to the top. The chimney is the hardest section. © Rockfax

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The Buckbarrow Needle

Grade: VS 4c ***
(Buckbarrow, Wasdale)