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Mellow Yellow - 5.9

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Stephen King, Steven McInally 16-4-06
10 bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Follow the rock south. The wide corner crack with the large arching roof section. Follow the crack up and through the roof, being careful not to use your big gear too early, then mantle onto the ledge for a trad belay. [Pro CD, W] Climb the obvious corner up to a cosy ledge and lower off, a rope stretching 25m abseil gets you back down. Trying to combine both pitches as one as on the first ascent, only results in hideous rope drag. [Pro CD, W] First pitch is a little tricky because of a tree. Clear sailing after that!

Descent Options:

2 pitch rappel

Submitted by: Rock_rat13 on 2014-05-01
Views: 275
Route ID: 115011

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: Rock_rat13 on 2014-04-26 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars .

Last climb of the day for a nice cool down.

Added: 2014-05-01