Found the lower crux harder than the roof. The roof section is wonderful, shame the route criss-crosses with Balcony Buttress.Goodstuff - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/14
WillDoyle - 2nd - 05/Mar/14
First HVS. Satisfying climb!
Sam Hockley - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/14 with Hazel Maclean
nice to 2nd. Trickier start if you're a bit short.
HazelMacLean - 2nd O/S - 01/Mar/14 with Sam Hockley
adie84 - 2014
Hidden - Lead - 29/Dec/13
Retreated from lead as I couldn't find the hold. On 2nd I discovered why; I'm 5'10 and that reach was desperate.
trisimondo - 2nd O/S - 30/Nov/13
the power - Lead rpt - 23/Nov/13 with rob
john_ni - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/13 with Julian Sorrell, PCC
dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 07/Nov/13 with Jonny P
for a route thats low in the graded list this had me totally baffled. all easy up to the overhang but just couldn't find the good holds i was promised to 'jug haul' on.
jmills94 - Lead - Nov/13 with simon
Hidden - Lead - 06/Oct/13
jshields - Lead - 29/Sep/13 with Ben Devonport
bendevonport - 2nd - 29/Sep/13 with Jon Shields
buglow - 2nd - 29/Sep/13 with Gareth
buxtoncoffeelover - Lead - 28/Sep/13
Mowglee - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Bryony
Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/13
HB1 - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/13 with KB
Tony Holdsworth - Lead rpt - 22/Sep/13 with Jo Rowell, Steve Smith
the power - Lead rpt - 08/Sep/13 with rob
Joemanglerocks - Lead - 31/Aug/13 with TimKnight
TimKnight - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/13 with Paul Anker
Wayne S - Lead - 11/Aug/13 with Ben
First HVS lead, very happy. Quite a steep boulder start with some slightly spaced gear in places. Got to the overhang, built a bomb shelter and jug hauled to the finish.
Pike - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Matt Wilkinson
Slightly awkward start followed by more jugs than you can handle, but steep finishing moves.
mattwilk - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Mike
I think I ended up off route to the right in the middle (climbed the crack), however pulling through the overhang was brilliant!
Merlin - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Polly Withers
aking12 - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/13 with Rosie Lynch
RosieLynch - 2nd dog - 01/Aug/13 with Anthony King
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/13
Jim Slater - Lead rpt - 22/Jun/13 with Maia
davidalcock - Lead - 18/Jun/13 with Nick
Hardcore Pat - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/13 with Tesspot
lanc23 - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/13
Hidden - 2nd - 10/Jun/13
Slopey but ok
mattgrange - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 09/Jun/13
hipyhop - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/13 with Jordan
Lazytraveller - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/13 with Tom Luff
hotfeet - Lead - 02/Jun/13 with Alex Pond
DanOsb - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/13
halroberts87 - 2nd - 01/Jun/13 with Steve Hicks
Fairly innocuous I thought
stevetheleg - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Hal Roberts
Paul Hy - 2nd O/S - 16/May/13 with Phil T
the power - Lead rpt - 16/May/13 with Paul Hy
Pilch - 2nd O/S - 05/May/13
dr_botnik - 2nd O/S - 01/May/13 with Phil Taylor
the power - Lead rpt - 01/May/13 with rob
Nice route, easy for the grade, would make for a good first HVS lead.
slacky - 2nd O/S - 30/Apr/13 with Ben
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Apr/13
the power - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/13 with paul29uk
Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13
nick ferro - 20/Apr/13 with toolboxtim
Funny looking back at notes from last summer when this apparently wasn't hard, after 5 months of not climbing.
treg - 2nd - 10/Apr/13 with Bird
the power - Lead O/S - 10/Jan/13 with ken
Hidden - 2nd - 06/Jan/13
Sidekick - Lead O/S - 06/Jan/13
Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/13
tjsx101 - 2nd O/S - 05/Jan/13 with Rob Middleton
smarsy_93 - 2nd O/S - 21/Oct/12 with Tom Evans
LakesWinter - 2nd rpt - 09/Oct/12 with Phil B
Hidden - 2nd - 07/Oct/12
Wayne S - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/12
Hidden - 2nd - 15/Sep/12
seanlikeskites - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12 with Rich Cope
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Sep/12
shouter - 2nd - 09/Sep/12
deacondeacon - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/12
Great route! Loads of variety, with a butch start (I ended up sitting on the ledge facing outwards somehow?) and sensational bold finish. Midged off after this, must remember to buy one of those net-hats...
Ragnaar - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/12 with martin hirons
Top overhang a challenge but good on both feet and hands loved it.
dannyevos - 2nd O/S - 16/Aug/12 with Rick Clapham
Gudge - 2nd O/S - Aug/12 with Pete Staves
treg - 2nd rpt - 27/Jul/12 with Bird
Easy HVS. The pull through the roof is fine once you go for it.
treg - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Dan Osbaldeston
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 21/Jul/12
tomthecoolperson - 2nd - 12/Jul/12 with Andrew
committing to the overhang is a bit scary but you've got as many cams as you want close to you and there are jugs all the way to the top.
JamesRich - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/12 with Martin Stanfield, Rob stanfield, Jack Bradbrook
Great route, finish not as hard as I was expecting!
Stanners - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/12 with James Rich, Martin Stanfield, Jack Bradbrook
A steady lead from James, had a bit of trouble getting one of his hexes out that he placed around half height but after some pulling and wiggling it finally came lose.
Quarryboy - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/12 with JamesRich, Martin Stanfield, Rob Stanfield
Stanley - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/12 with James Rich, Stanners, Jack Bradbrook
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/12
claregardiner - Lead - 07/Jul/12
Finished my first HVS ever, woohoo !
BarefootCeds - 2nd O/S - 07/Jul/12 with Dave Mahon
lovely overhang, lots of gear.
Dave Mahon - Lead O/S - Jul/12 with Cedric Henaux
lovely overhang, lots of gear.
Dave Mahon - Lead O/S - Jul/12 with Cedric Henaux
Hidden - 2nd - 06/Jun/12
Really enjoyed this, fun overhang at the start and again at the top.
AlexxelA - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Paul Deane
first HVS lead
Palmer - Lead - 21/May/12
Batt - 2nd rpt - 16/May/12 with James Hoyes
Hoyes - Lead rpt - 16/May/12 with Rachel B
confused the start, good finish
caradoc - Lead O/S - 12/May/12 with john b
DannyK - Lead O/S - 12/May/12 with Katie
rich_hw - Lead O/S - 08/May/12 with Graeme Hammond
Graeme Hammond - 2nd rpt - 08/May/12 with Richard
Really straightforward. Can't believe I made such a meal of this the other day.
gavinpeach - Lead β - 05/May/12 with Liam Talbot
First HVS! Difficult arete at the start then some tough slopers leading up to an overhang. Fell trying to rock over the overhang and was on the process of lowering down. Gav persuaded me to give it another go and I nailed it!
tolly_60 - 2nd dog - 05/May/12 with Gavin Peach
gavinpeach - Lead dnf - 03/May/12 with Andrew Deacon
hailtryfan - 2nd rpt - May/12 with AJ Bowley
mark20 - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/12
LakesWinter - 2nd rpt - 30/Apr/12 with Mark R
Hidden - 2nd - 09/Apr/12
mol - 2nd - 06/Apr/12 with Si Brown, Jesse
ERH - 2nd - 24/Mar/12
Clay C - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12 with Ed
Good route. Well protected. Exciting but straightforward finish.
Steve Waters, Mynydd - Lead - 14/Mar/12 with Richard Waltham
ChrisBrooke - 2nd - 10/Mar/12 with Duncan Bell
ash longreach - Lead - Mar/12 with Chris Hind
Ally Smith - Solo O/S - 14/Jan/12
Chris Hind - 2012
Paul McCallum - Lead O/S - 2012
Antony87 - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/11 with Frank Castiello
Submit to Gravity - 2nd O/S - 23/Oct/11 with Andy
joe.91 - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/11 with Lizzie Wilkins
Hidden - 2nd - 16/Oct/11
tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Ben
Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/11
mountaingoatgirl - 2nd - 01/Sep/11 with Graham
Excellent. Pretty straightforward after the start.
Chris Craggs - 2nd - 14/Aug/11 with Graham Parkes
Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/11
al123 - Solo O/S - 03/Aug/11
Stefan Trebicki - TR - 30/Jul/11 with Matthew Cunningham
philboy - Lead - 13/Jul/11 with Tom
James_D - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/11 with Esther
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 03/Jul/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11
Nick1812P - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/11 with Jamie
JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/11 with Doug, Nick
Hoyes - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Rachael S, Rachel B
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/11
Matt Shepherd - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/11
paul horabin - Lead O/S - 21/May/11
richorme - 2nd O/S - 21/May/11 with Gary Woodburn
Hidden - 2nd - 10/May/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/11
LakesWinter - 2nd rpt - 02/Apr/11 with Phil B
philboy - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11 with matt g
Good, but easy HVS
LakesWinter - Lead β - 29/Mar/11 with Cake
Cake - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/11 with Matt
john_ni - 2nd - 26/Mar/11 with Bryan Lewis
May have started too far left and moved too far right with a side runner in adjacent route. Definitely did top two thirds correctly.
hellboundblr - Lead - 26/Mar/11 with John Bayliss
Mild for grade.
Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11 with Preston Matt
Strenuous overhanging start, challenging for the short. Needed an assist from Tracey to get off the ground.
mariannekhoo - 2nd dog - 23/Mar/11 with Thea Williams, Tracey Tomlin
Built a 15 point cam nest under the roof whilst grizzling to myself and manning up ready for the pull. As always with these things, psyching up for it is harder than doing it! Nice route.
teflonpete - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/11 with Nikki
Pulling through was straight forward once committed.
marcduhig - Lead O/S - 06/Mar/11 with Andrew
Nicola - 2nd β - 06/Mar/11 with Pete
davewsargent - 2nd O/S - 01/Mar/11 with peter sargent
pie_eater_pete - Lead - 01/Mar/11 with Dave Sargent
David Smith - 2011
John Roberts (JR) - Lead - 2011
Dan Mckinlay - 2011
Hidden - Dec/10
odox - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/10 with Jonny Reay, Sam Webb
JRae - 2nd - 31/Oct/10 with Sam W, I Birtwistle
max_chan - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/10 with Des PCC
Hidden - 2nd - 24/Oct/10
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Oct/10
HIGHTOWER - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/10 with Adam (Hotrock)
Ollie B - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/10 with M.Sharpe
Batt - 2nd O/S - 13/Oct/10 with Si Coldrick
1 fall due to cold hands. Tried to pull on a lovely green sloper!
BeccaSnowden - 2nd dog - 10/Oct/10 with Alan Saul
tobydunford - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/10 with Harry Martin
Oliver Houston - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/10
Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/10
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Sep/10
tri-nitro-toulumne - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/10 with Tim Selvage
tigertim - 2nd - 07/Sep/10 with Nigel Patching
Pete Randall - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/10 with Albie
Hidden - Lead β - 29/Aug/10
Hidden - Lead - 27/Aug/10
Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10
Hidden - 2nd - 22/Aug/10
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Aug/10
Soft.. Jugfest through steep section, VS4c?
drewish - 2nd β - 19/Aug/10 with John Allen
colin milton - 2nd - 26/Jun/10 with martin
shouter - Lead - 26/Jun/10
Garron - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10
Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10
Haszko - Lead - 15/Jun/10 with Dave Kidd
second attempt. still failed at top. v.strenuous and poor'ish gear on top breaks. wimped out to left.
mark4344 - Lead dnf - 21/May/10 with andreas and matt, Andreas, Matt Payne, Nick Coles
Hidden - 2nd dnf - 21/May/10
nai - Lead O/S - 20/May/10 with Tim
jowgli - Solo O/S - 19/May/10 with Dan Smith
smudge - Lead O/S - 19/May/10 with Dan Poulter
Jim Slater - 2nd O/S - 18/May/10 with Angus, Steve C
Tough start! Had to rely on the rope once at the roof so can't claim a clean ascent.
hang_about - 2nd dog - 17/May/10
Coel Hellier - Lead - May/10
Bern - Lead O/S - May/10 with Peter Brown
disturbed_one51 - Lead - 20/Apr/10 with Rob Middleton
Hidden - 2nd - 17/Apr/10
r.greaves - 2nd - 27/Mar/10 with James Walker
greenclimb - Lead rpt - 21/Mar/10 with Sarah
Hidden - 2nd - 21/Mar/10
Really nice route, good gear, nice little overhang at the top.
Brannock - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/10 with Annette
chris552303 - Lead - 2010
RossG - 2010
Shaw Brown - Lead - 17/Oct/09 with Simon White
andy jennings - 2nd β - 17/Oct/09 with Floris
PenJD - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09 with Duz Walker
jonka - Sep/09 with gareth
Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/09
back roped with a grigri
frost - Solo O/S - 19/Aug/09
going over the roof felt awesome.
duzinga - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/09 with Celine
Chris Craggs - 2nd - 02/Aug/09 with Colin Binks
Ketu - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/09 with Charles M
cem - 2nd rpt - 05/Jul/09 with Rob Truckle
lamma_hippie - Lead - Jul/09 with Jon Lawton
IBR Paul - 2nd - 25/Jun/09 with Tony
vvanhinsbergh - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Chris Burn
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/09
Duncan Skelton - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Albie Niedojadio
Hidden - 2nd - Jun/09
vard - 2nd - 24/May/09 with gwyn dodd
Tip top route, though difficult to do the first slap without using the original route's initial crack for a side pull. The roof is brilliant though! Definately worth a couple of starts.
Jon Dittman - Lead - 26/Apr/09
fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with liv_the_div
this route felt a little contrived,despite this a good climb with a bit of everything
Pilch - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/09 with Graham and Dan
Roof finish interesting. TR'd shunt. Would make an interesting lead. Start is a bit predictable starting at ledges. A sit start would be fun!
climbingrev - TR O/S - 17/Apr/09
Dazzlin - 2nd - 14/Apr/09 with Ross Davidson
rd2904 - Lead - 13/Apr/09 with Darren Southcott
Hidden - Lead - 13/Apr/09
Nice climb, nice acsent considering first roped climb for 5 months!
middle aged slob - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/09 with Brian and Dave
BRUCESTRAC - 2009
Sal37 - Lead O/S - 2009
Dunx - 2nd - 06/Dec/08 with Adam
Martin Haworth - Lead rpt - 12/Oct/08 with andy, marek
Andrew Sloan - 2nd O/S - 12/Oct/08
hailtryfan - Lead O/S - Oct/08 with Bernie
LakesWinter - 2nd - 16/Sep/08 with AD
Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/08
Hidden - 2nd - 14/Sep/08
clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/08 with Mike Nuttall
MikeLeeds - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/08 with Clive Greenwood
Shauna - 2nd O/S - 02/Sep/08 with Steve
liamoloughlin - Lead O/S - Sep/08
catblack - 2nd - Sep/08 with rob
Hidden - 2nd dog - 25/Aug/08
Blowing a complete gale at the top....
chris sm - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Pippa Froggatt
Started underneath the overhangs which were awkward to pull through. Crossing the mini roofs near the top wasn't a piece of cake either but brilliant route.
markfairbank - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/08 with Ka Kei Ho
Hidden - Lead - 08/Aug/08
awkward at start
givemetea - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/08 with Craig Jenkins
Si dH - Lead rpt - 20/Jul/08 with Neil Furniss
feilx - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/08
Magnificent. Pulling through the overhangs was superb.
Rampikino - Lead - 31/May/08 with MMC Various
Didn't manage the final moves through the roof, so finished off right up the wide crack of The Flue.
Nick Smith - UKC - Lead dnf - 22/Apr/08 with Nikki
Hidden - AltLd - 11/Apr/08
lowersharpnose - Lead - 01/Jan/08
First day leading on the grit. Great climb, took me ages to build up the balls to go over the mini roof. Helped by the infamous psycological green cam.
IAmAStone - Lead O/S - 2008 with Carl Jackson
Hidden - 2008
Mark D - 2nd O/S - 17/Nov/07 with Laurence Everitt
Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 17/Nov/07 with Mark D
Hidden - 2nd O/S - Oct/07
shameless - Lead - 30/Sep/07 with fi
stickinsect - 2nd - 30/Sep/07 with cris
Piers Harley - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/07 with Simon Clark
Hidden - Lead - 04/Aug/07
Martin Haworth - Lead β - Aug/07 with Richard
mje1398 - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/07 with John M
Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Jul/07
baldcoder - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/07 with Little Old Lady
Joe Dove - Lead - 10/Jun/07 with paul
Si dH - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/07 with Neil Furniss
Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/07
Duncan Skelton - 2nd - 29/Apr/07 with Kai Green
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 15/Apr/07
Gary (Vindicta) - Lead O/S - Mar/07 with Burnkey
Coel Hellier - Lead - 18/Feb/07
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/07 with ollie
BenJacobs - 2nd β - 2007 with Stephen Jones
Hidden - 2007
Nicos - Lead O/S - 31/Dec/06 with solo
Hidden - Lead - 22/Oct/06
Tobias at Home - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/06 with Flyboy
Hidden - 2nd - 09/Sep/06
derico - Lead O/S - Jun/06 with Tom
Piers Harley - Lead β - 23/Apr/06 with Josh Boatman
Stig - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/06 with Les
Hidden - Lead - 18/Feb/06
catt - 2nd O/S - 11/Dec/05 with Blane
Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/05
Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/05
leon - Lead O/S - Aug/05 with Amanda Skeldon
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/05
cem - 2nd O/S - 15/May/05 with Hans
Hidden - Lead - 15/May/05
Nicos - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/04 with mark richardson
Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/04
ChrisBrooke - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/04 with Monika Inkpen
SMc - Lead O/S - Jul/04 with Anne
Hidden - Lead dnf - 09/Jun/04
peter myers - 2nd - Apr/04 with Sion
James B - 27/May/03
Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/02
unfit - Lead - 05/Sep/02 with Beth Beare
Nick Smith - UKC - Lead - Aug/02 with Thea & Duncan
Hidden - 2000
The Pylon King - Lead O/S - 2000
Hidden - Lead O/S - 2000