Green Death | E5 Trad climb at Millstone Edge

Contributors: remus


2 recorded ascents.

Climber Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Tom Proctor Lead | worked 1969
First ascent.

You did GREEN DEATH E5, was that an epic?

That was a turning point. I realised then that I could climb blank rock, because when you get to it, it's not blank. From below you just look up and don't see the holds, but you've got to literally, get a rope, and go down and have a look. [1]

[1] The Power of Climbing (1991), David Jones, page 38

Tom Proctor Lead | onsight 1970
First ascent.

Tom nabbed also nabbed the first winter ascent of this very fickle line in the early 1970s.