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The Zigzag Route

E29

First ascensionists' grade:

VII-

Max estimated grade:

6c

Length:

Pitches:

First Ascent:

7

Yoav Nir, Daniel Peikes

Year of FA:

1987

# of bolts en route:

trad

Approach

Route description

Pitch1: start left of tree and up the big block. Straight up slab 40m to belay in cracks in middle of slab. Reasonable protect.

Pitch 2: straight up to base of belt wall then left traverse under cling (IV+, 30m) to belay. Pitch 3: continue to corner, past crack system after 30m, then up and left to stance at base of overhanging open book (IV+), 40m the whole pitch.

Pitch 4: up open book (VII-) to crack at upper slab, then traverse up and right to stance at grove.

Pitch 5: up the grove 5m to obvious crack system leaning to right. Continue up and right to base of wall (IV+).

Pitch 6: traverse right on slab along horizontal line between brown and yellow granite (3) 50m.

Pitch 7: up corner (V+) then right to the ridge (3)

Descent

Descent is asy directly from end of route

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