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White Knight - 5.3

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 132
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Rock (Trad)
G
2
Poor protection on first pitch, small nuts in shallow cracks. Anything you have on easier second pitch
100
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.3
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

P1 Traverse diagonally right to arete with little or no protection and finish pitch up arete. P2 Up the manky tree filled groove.

Descent Options:

Rappel or scary footpath

Submitted by: JohnCook on 2007-10-07
Views: 583
Route ID: 89446

1 Ascent Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.3
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Solo Solo ascent by: JohnCook on 2005-06-01 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Solo

The first pitch has good holds but poor protection. It goes diagonally right to a great position on the arete, the belays from a large tree. The second pitch starts up a short wall but soon becomes scruffy and disappointing. The way off is down a scary footpath or rappel for preference.

Added: 2007-10-08