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38m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
Start from a slightly raised ledge at the base of the crag.
1) 4c, 16m. Traverse left and climb a flaky groove left of the arete and the wide crack then a bulge to reach the ledge and stance on the right.
2) 4b, 22m. Go left and follow the shallow groove round the right edge of the black bulges, then finish up the crack above. © Rockfax

FA. (P1) Dez Hadlum, Dennis Gray 1960, (P2) Doug Scott, I.Thorlaby 1963.

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Chris Jackson’s 100 Classic Limestone Climbs

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pdhu 21 Nov, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Worth 2 stars, even with the occasional band of loose rock. Nicely sustained, and a good natural line. And easier with jams.
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βeta: Worth 2 stars, even with the occasional band of loose rock. Nicely sustained, and a good natural line. And easier with jams.
Sankey 16 May, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Hissing originating from a birds nest on the first pitch of this route so did Jackdaw's start, top pitch is great fun.
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βeta: Hissing originating from a birds nest on the first pitch of this route so did Jackdaw's start, top pitch is great fun.
Marcus Tierney 2 Mar, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: A nice two pitch route with an airy feel to the top pitch recommended
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βeta: A nice two pitch route with an airy feel to the top pitch recommended
Sam and will 21 Feb, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: this is one of the classics of the crag, i must do if your in the area!
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βeta: this is one of the classics of the crag, i must do if your in the area!

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Route of Interest
Hawk's Nest Crack

Grade: VS 4c ***
(Froggatt Edge)

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