Suicide Crack

3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
 E3 6a

Adjacent Routes
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An immaculate thin crack with good gear. At the upper end of the grade.
FA. Stuart Cathcart, Nick Slaney 16.6.1975

USER COMMENTS

If you're a normal E3 6a leader you're going to this route (along with Vertical Games )very hard to flash!!Both routes would be 6c+ if bolted
db - 11/Mar/05

Hard onsight for the grade.
The gear is reasonable but a bit fiddly to place.
Overall much harder than Butter Arete, it felt almost as bold on the top wall.
Mark Riley - 05/Jul/05

Nice route - Good medium and small wires and good holds all the way - worth the 3 stars
Dave Ayton - 30/May/06

Does exactly what it says on the tin and just as much fun as it looks :P. Some good moves and the crux is rather obtuse to sort out. The highlight is perhaps the best belay position ever at the top. Seems fair at the grade as it's sustained but good wires where it matters.
Fiend - 07/Jun/06

if butter arete is E3 then this is E5
martin - 29/May/07

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  • Route Grade Votings

    Total votes cast 26
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