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Hugh's Banner 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: 25 April 2007 Mick Cooke & Penny Farthing
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Mick Cooke on May 6, 2007

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Description 

Start 30ft to the right of "Blockade Runner" on the left hand wall at the entrance to the "Diet Delight" descent gully. Climb the vertical crack line to the left of a broken chimney until it reaches a bulging rippled slab at 30ft. Continue up the gearless rippled slab to the top by the "Blockade Runner" rap slings. Descend as for "Blockade Runner"

Location 

East face of Windy Peak.
Start 30ft to the right of "Blockade Runner"
Descend as for "Blockade Runner"

Protection 

Medium nuts and cams. No bolts. Rap slings at top.


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