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Jules on the crux pitch of Skeleton Ridge
© PilarMartinez, Jul 2017
Route: Skeleton Ridge (HVS 4c)
Climbers: Julian Woodward
Camera used: Julesthe1st
Date taken: 2nd July 2017
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Jules on the Crux pitch of Skeleton Ridge
PilarMartinez - 04/Jul/17
Looks wonderful fun.
Chris_Mellor - 04/Jul/17
Would this gear really hold a fall? Or is the chalk exceptionally unsoft?
John Stainforth - 04/Jul/17
The pegs are very rusty. So testing them wouldn't be advisable. However some very long slings around the ridge might protect against a small fall (Though the high winds we experienced meant they didn't stay on). The larger flint chicken heads can be tied off with a sling. Some could actually be bomber. However they often come off in your hand too!
Julesthe1st - 05/Jul/17
Pegs are quite old but there are a few new ones at the belay anchors, I would not expect them to hold a fall. Holds can come off at any time. I pulled one on the top pitch which I didn't even think it was loose and I was sat on it two seconds before. Its an amazing route but extremely care need to be taken.
PilarMartinez - 05/Jul/17
Fabulous positions and views, I've go to do that route.
abseil - 09/Jul/17
That looks F**king windy!!!
SuperLee1985 - 17/Jul/17
Hehe, no that position all too well!
Lil_Pete - 22/Aug/17
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