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Description:© (kieranl)

Constantly engaging climbing.

Start: Start as for Commando Climb.

  1. 35m (18) Up for 3 metres then step around left and climb steep orange groove. After about 8 metres the groove dissipates and you can swing left onto the arete. Jugs up left side of arete lead to a technical corner which leads to a ledge.

  2. 25m (-) Move left 2 metres and swing up line via a layback edge and shonky looky (but OK) jug. Up line to major horizontal break.

  3. 25m (-) Around overhang at crack immediately right of belay. Straight up line to dramatic finish through summit overhang. This pitch may be the same as the finish of 'The White Cockade'.

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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Keith Lockwood, Norm Booth (alt) and Tim Lockwood., 16 Apr 2001

Location:  

Located in Giant's Staircase approx:
Long/Lat: 142.692333,37.106000

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