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Description:© (nmonteith)

A beautiful natural line but unpopular due to its rusting bolts and bizarre traversing.

Start: Start at the first anchor of 'Sordid Orchids' Pitch 1, on the guano-stained ledge. Drop down, traverse 4m right and go up flake to roof. Right below roof for 5m and over lip (crux). Traverse 5m right to finish beside Clean Sweep. Approx 5 bolts?


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Pete Cresswell & Andy Pollitt, 1990


Located in Taipan Wall approx:
Long/Lat: 142.385454,-36.896140

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