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Holy Grail

5

First ascensionists' grade:

HVS 5a, 5a

Max estimated grade:

6a

Length:

110

Pitches:

First Ascent:

2

Dave Lucas, Craig Freshwater

Year of FA:

2008

# of bolts en route:

trad

Approach

Route description

1) HVS 5a 55m. Traverse right then up a crack on the right side of feature that forms
crack and gully for pitch 1 of route X. Climb up about 10m till you can traverse slab
into crack to the right. Climb the crack to the ledge.
2) From the ledge above climb up 4m of easy guly and corner of route Y then traverse
into short crack of the buttress to the left avoiding the loose Pillar/ flake at the start of
the crack. Climb the crack then up again up over a bulge with holes. Then trend up
and left to reach the top for the same belay as route X

Descent

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