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Routes in First Buttress North

Road Runner T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Type: Trad, 140 ft, 2 pitches
FA: GJ Gilbert, PR Littlejohn, RD Moulton, 9th September 1972
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Feb 7, 2010
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell

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Description

1. Climb up to the sharp edged crack and follow it into the recess below the steep wall / overhang and belay.

2. From the belay move up left via one point of aid to reach a good hold. From here move left to reach easier ground.

Location

Middle of the buttress

Protection

Trad Gear

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Nick Russell
Bristol, UK
Nick Russell   Bristol, UK  
A bit unbalanced, with the second pitch being quite a lot harder, and very different character. More commonly done as just the first pitch, then rapping off the fixed 'anchor'. Stiff VS 4c that way (5.7/8?) with a sting in the tail. Sep 30, 2013