Cracked Crag

  • Grade context: UK


This lies to the left of Turtle Crag and has an obvious diagonal crack and flake to the left.


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  1. 15 m - Up the right hand crack and then chimney strenuously up to a large platform.

  2. 15 m - Climb the crack behind facing left, then step right and up cracks to finish.

FA: M.S. Harris, D. Lascelles & G. Alexander, 1966

Starts to the left of Criss-Cross Chimney and finishes to the right. Start 3 m to the right of the chimney at the left of the buttress of Criss-Cross Chimney.

  1. 15 m - Climb the left edge of a wall to a ledge then up the slab to the left, a steep chimney leads to a large ledge. Thread belay.

  2. 15 m - Move across the chimney and traverse right into the scoop then follow the root-filled crack finishing to the left of the tree.

FA: R.D. Metcalfe

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