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Up the crack 1m to the right of The Pintle's more vegetated crack, crux at bulge about half way up. Great trad climb with load of placements. Belay on ledge in front of small cave. Can exit out 4m R to bottom of Big Fun or continue up Pintle LHV.

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Kieran Loughran, Gabrielle Pellisser & R Hitchins, 1978


Located in The Horn approx:
Long/Lat: 146.767969,-36.776055

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Route Grade Citations

12 Community registered grade
** ** Andrew Davis
12 Mt Buffalo
12 ACA Route Register

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 53%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

crux sandbag tough good great bail chimney offwidth thrutchy

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