Letterbox Wall/Hangover

3 Stars
Technical
 E1 5b

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The combination of the best of two lines gives a technical and exhilarating climb not to be missed. Start at a blank wall with a hand-ledge at head height. Make a hard move to get established on the hand-ledge from where some stretchy moves gain a jug and then the horizontal break. Climb the leftward trending line of overhanging flakes above (good spike-runners) to a final heave over the last bulge to easier ground.
FA. Jack Denton 18.9.1955 Letterbox Wall,FA. Joe Barry 1961 Hangover

USER COMMENTS

Several long stretches needed!
Rob Davies - 27/Jun/15

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