Pig's Nose

This route is located in the Miller Fork at Highlands

Knap of Orkney


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Sipping Scotch from a Shallow Grave 5.12a (Sport) ***

First Ascent: Kipp Trummel in 2013
Length: 60ft
Bolts: 6 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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This is the beginning of the Highlands 5.12 run. A well defined crux stab near the bottom serves as a great introduction to the cruxy nature of this wall.
Moves: Bouldery
Descent: Chains
Stays Dry: Downpour
Owner: RRGCC
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Submitted by: ray
Date: Dec 11th, 2013

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pigsteak said on December 10th, 2013
very first route bolted at highlands, and still a stellar ride..
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Rob Smith said on May 18th, 2015
Another outstanding line at Highlands. Climbed it in muggy and hot conditions with lots of lichen and still found this to be an awesome climb.
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brayackmedia said on March 21st, 2016
One of the cleaner lines on the wall. With some more traffic, this will be a good route.