The route tackles the famous arete to the side of Elder Crack and was first climbed by Steve McClure back in 2004, and repeated not long after by Steve Dunning. The grade HXS is due to the route being relatively safe (unless the arete cuts your rope!), but very very hard, therefore difficult to assign an E Grade to.
There's more photos and a video of James to come, but whilst we wait for those, check out...
James Pearson is sponsored by Wild Country , La Sportiva , The North Face , Adidas Eyewear
Ahead of the launch of The Project - an innovative and inclusive new 'competition' format - at the Klättercentret... Read more
Our Friday Night Video this week is a tour through some of the most idyllic scenery in the British isles; a 400km ultra-running... Read more
Our Friday Night Video this week is a short film from Neil Hart about James Pearson climbing The Quarryman. It was first... Read more
James Pearson has shared with us a fun film of him trying the route 'Carbondale Short Bus' in Indian Creek. The route was first... Read more