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Ross and Pete on The Silmaril, HVS 5a. 1st Ascent Eshaness, Shetland
© PWhitworth, Jun 2006
Route: The Silmaril (HVS 5a)
Camera used: Olympus C5060WZ
Date taken: 9th June 2006
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Wow! Stunning
Ian Hill - 30/Jun/06Report
I want to go there. Now!
Adam Lincoln - 30/Jun/06Report
Fantastic. One of the best rock climbing shots I've seen in ages. I could even probably do that route!
TobyA - 30/Jun/06Report
My goodness me.
Jus - 30/Jun/06Report
Spectacular ! And very scary :-)
El Cap - 30/Jun/06Report
s-p-e-c-t-a-u-l-a-r! you must have got soaked with all the spray
climber1993 - 29/Jul/06Report
Wow, did you need scuba gear for the 1st pitch? (JK) amazing pic.
papasmurf_uk76 - 29/Jul/06Report
Thats stunningly scarily brilliant!
JoH - 16/Aug/06Report
great route and only got damp from the waist down
peter fetlar - 15/Oct/06Report
Big cliffs eh?
I've seen the waves come over the TOP of these in big storma..
schloosh - 20/Sep/07Report
The hanging arete on the left goes at an unbelievable VS 4c.
whitty - 11/Mar/08Report
This is one of those photos that made me go "Whoah!". I instantly made the decision that I WILL go climb that this summer! Stunning location.
Andy S - 28/Mar/08Report
Maybe we just might see you there Andy.
RossJ - 28/Mar/08Report
Awesome looking route.
ab tat - 26/Jun/09Report
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