"Old Country" a new route at Lion's Head Power Struggle area

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"Old Country" a new route at Lion's Head Power Struggle area

Postby Geoffrey » Sat Mar 22, 2014 10:22 am

Yesterday I went and explored the gaps between routes in the Power Struggle area, managed to do a line that is not in Cape Peninsula Select nor in the Route Wiki on this site.

See the Power Struggle area photo below with the new line added in blue and the details of it are as follows:

Old Country (15) ***
FA: G. O’Connell, J. Janse Van Rensburg 21/03/2014
Start: On top of a small block nearly halfway between route 5 and route 6,
1. 20m (15) Step up onto the grey slab using the crack running up the middle of it,
continue until able to mantle a vegetated shelf, traverse 1m left and continue with the finger
crack, laybacking and stemming to the top, avoiding the crack running on the right with some
loose rock.

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