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Routes in The Mordor Wall

Armaggedon T 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b R
Bridge of Khazad-Dûm, The T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Cecile T 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a
Difficulties be Damned T 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
Division of Labour T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Elevator Dance T,TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Free Finale/Mordor Roof link-up T 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
French Connection T A3
Grand Finale T 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b C2 R
Highway 61 T 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Life the universe and everything T 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
Lights in the Forest T,S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
MOE T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Mines of Moria T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a C2
Mordor Wall, The T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b C2+
Pendulum Route T 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a PG13
Slippery Corner (Apocalypse / Diagonal Variation) T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Unknown A4
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Type: Trad, Aid, 400 ft
FA: Paul Ross and Mike Hintz
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Shared By: john strand on Jul 14, 2008
Admins: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey LeCours, Jonathan Steitzer, Robert Hall

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A companion to the Mordor Wall.

Pitch 1: Bolts and hooks up to a thin crack. C2 (Has been attempted free. May be the cliff's first 5.14)

Pitch 2: WILD- move right along a thin seam(rp's)to some fixed stuff. Down climb to the lip and traverse right to the safety of a small ledge. 10+RR

Pitch 3: Two aid moves on dowels the start a sustained thin slab up to a small roof and Freak Out Ledge. 5.12c A0

Pitch 4: Aid up a crack or face climb out right to bolts and cool steep slab climbing to a ledge under Diagonal. 5.11+

Pitch 5: Up a bit the work left past fixed gear and the final runout slab to the top. 5.11


30' right of Standard and 30' left of Mordor


A lot is fixed- bring wires and some cams


Keswick Cumbria.UK
USBRIT Ross   Keswick Cumbria.UK
Correction first ascent was by Paul Ross and Mike Hintz... no Comeau in sight Jul 30, 2008
john strand
southern colo
  5.12b/c C2
john strand   southern colo
  5.12b/c C2
I guess I got confused by Alain's winter attempt. Aug 3, 2008

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