Childs Play** f6B / V4
[Child's Play, Bowden Doors. , 3 kb]The classic slabby arete now worn into a staircase at the bottom.

Ticklists: Very good routes in the UK.

Photo: Child's Play, Bowden Doors. © Madden
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 195 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Sandy Moore - Sent - 30/Sep/14

AxelC - Sent O/S - 28/Sep/14

radioshed - Sent - 17/May/14 with Heather

Hidden - Apr/14

Matt Harle - Sent O/S - 23/Mar/14 with Matt Gibbs

Andrew Jennings - Sent rpt - 09/Mar/14 with Maria Jeffery, Rob Lonsdale

sparkass - Sent x - 22/Feb/14

Worrying top out!
Shea - Solo O/S - 11/Jan/14

2nd go. Great route! Above a puddle...
Smelly Fox - Solo G/U - 29/Dec/13

petegunn - Sent - 29/Oct/13 with Davina

Hidden - Sent - 28/Sep/13

annep11 - Sent x - 22/Sep/13 with Yummicks

Hidden - Sent dnf - 22/Sep/13

Hidden - Sent x - 20/Sep/13

Hainsy - Sent - 14/Sep/13 with EUMC

stewart100 - Sent O/S - 08/Sep/13 with Stevie

Forgot the topout beta but got there in the end.
Sean Bell - Sent - 04/Sep/13

Hidden - Sent dnf - 04/Sep/13

Chris Reid - Solo - 10/Aug/13 with Lissy Manners

Adrianw - Sent dnf - 07/Aug/13 with Sarah Follmann

Hidden - Sent dnf - 03/Aug/13

pete42mail - 30/Jun/13

averageclimbingman - Sent - 03/Jun/13

salix - Sent x - 26/May/13

Hidden - Sent - 06/May/13

Nice and windy!
odox - Solo - 05/May/13

MDowson - Sent - 05/May/13 with Ian Birtwistle

fall-line - Sent β - 04/May/13

Very windy so got blown off some of the balancy moves - need to get back and finish it!!
kyaizawa - Sent dnf - 28/Apr/13 with Matt Dolan, Luke Cullum

Matt Dolan - Sent dnf - 28/Apr/13 with Luke Cullum, Ky Aizawa

lcullum7 - Sent x - 28/Apr/13 with Matt Dolan

crazy crane - Sent - 27/Apr/13 with Andy Jennings

robertmctague - Sent β - 2013

tom rookes - 2013

Richard Fletcher - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/12

Nae pads due to the fact there was a pretty deep puddle below it! Good impetus for the flash. Nice climbing
John 'B' Hutchinson - Sent O/S - 18/Aug/12 with Johnny, Pete, Ally, Frenchy, James

schultz - Sent x - 21/May/12

Soundwave_666 - Sent O/S - 15/Apr/12

frenchben - Sent x - 31/Mar/12 with Chris Houston, Peter Phillips

hebson - Sent O/S - 31/Mar/12 with loads of scottish folk

Great climb though once is enough, it's pretty trashed...
peterp - Sent O/S - 31/Mar/12 with 30th b'day sending crew

Hidden - Sent - 18/Mar/12

Jay.Carr - Sent - 18/Mar/12

Hidden - Sent β - 01/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 01/Mar/12

Climbed 3 times to give ian beta. Pretty dialled now!
MDowson - Sent rpt - 15/Feb/12

Macleod - Sent O/S - 22/Jan/12 with Ollie millington

f_grant111 - 15/Jan/12

Scary one!
Madden - Sent x - 08/Jan/12

arrang - Sent x - 2012

MDowson - Sent O/S - 19/Nov/11 with sam webb

Hidden - Sent x - 19/Nov/11

jonb23 - Sent - 19/Nov/11

Harder than it used to be - could not finish!
Fraser - Sent dnf - 19/Nov/11 with Rich, Burnsie, Pete Roy

Not 6b, a little balancy but never 6b, would be 4c in Font
mr_nsglover - Sent O/S - 22/Oct/11

Adam Lincoln - Sent O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Meg

2nd go
robertmichaeladams - Sent - 15/Oct/11 with Tom

tomdude - Sent O/S - 15/Oct/11 with rob

Hidden - Sent O/S - 14/Oct/11

ewan i - Sent rpt - 26/Sep/11

petegunn - Sent - 25/Sep/11 with Tom, Davina

Hidden - Sent - 25/Sep/11

Two Cams Tom - Sent x - 25/Sep/11 with Davina, petegunn

JLS - Sent rpt - 24/Sep/11 with Sven J.

le t - Sent O/S - 04/Sep/11

Hidden - Sent - 22/Aug/11

The Big Sender - Sent O/S - 05/Aug/11

Hidden - Sent β - 03/Jul/11

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Sent x - 17/May/11 with Stu Ferguson

We all failed
Klingon - TR - 07/May/11 with John, Steve Kirkup

whispering nic - Sent rpt - 26/Apr/11

Awesome delicate climbing.
loonyclimber - Sent O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Lee & Andy J

stewart100 - Sent O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Dave, Keith Lauder

ewan i - Sent - 16/Apr/11

Hidden - Sent x - Apr/11

Jon Read - Sent - Apr/11 with andi turner

sneaks - Sent dnf - 27/Mar/11

simon_D - Solo O/S - 16/Jan/11

ksm202 - 2011

backpack - 2011

Hidden - Sent dnf - 18/Sep/10

Harry Holmes - Sent O/S - 09/Sep/10 with Adam Russel, Claire Muir

Hidden - Sent x - 09/Sep/10

jamiefoxen - Sent β - 03/Jul/10

Gustav - Sent x - 27/Jun/10 with James H

Hidden - Solo - 04/Jun/10

PaulMurphy1989 - Sent dnf - 19/May/10 with Fraser Gibson

Dougie Hamilton - Sent - 11/May/10

Hidden - Sent rpt - 10/May/10

Hidden - 10/May/10

Hidden - Sent x - 09/May/10

Mark D - Sent O/S - 01/May/10 with Ewan Irvine

gypsy3006 - Lead O/S - 2010

scott gibson - 2010

danjw - 2010

frenchpeter - Lead - 2010

BobbyG - 29/Oct/09

2nd attempt silly foot slip right at the start! cool despite the scoops
gambit247 - Sent x - 07/Oct/09 with Chris, Ben Sajdecki

Hidden - Sent O/S - 07/Oct/09

Andy Moles - Sent rpt - 04/Oct/09 with yummiks

rclarke - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/09 with Dave Brigham

Fergus Cuthill - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/09

ferdia - Sent O/S - 04/Oct/09 with Andy

Hidden - Solo - 27/Aug/09

Hidden - 27/Aug/09

CharlieMack - Solo O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Janey Kennedy

Hidden - Solo dnf - 02/Aug/09

tyler836 - Sent x - 28/Jul/09 with David Brigham

pete87abs - Sent x - 18/Jun/09 with Dave and Chris

Flashed this visit, but had backed off it in the past.
chris sm - Sent x - 22/May/09

odox - Solo - 16/May/09

odox - Solo O/S - 10/May/09

Trefo - Solo O/S - 02/May/09

Hidden - May/09

Stunning problem - steadily increasing dificulty lures you up the route till you don't want to jump off! One of the top hi-balls I've done despite the erosion.
petellis - Solo O/S - 18/Apr/09 with Cleric James Koran

Memorably high and insecure. Shame it's wearing so badly.
jkarran - Sent - 18/Apr/09 with Pete

Sadly chipped at the bottom but it is still scary at the top
benj_d - Sent x - 12/Apr/09

miastacey - Solo O/S - Apr/09 with Katherine Sellers

Hidden - Solo - Apr/09

peterbull - Sent - 15/Mar/09

barney_edin - 2009

invisibleandy - 2009

the real dave - Solo β - 2009

Thesmila69 - 2009

gowdy - Solo RP - 2009

Hidden - Sent β - 28/Dec/08

Moondance - Sent x - Oct/08

groovypiper - Solo - 05/Jul/08 with Nial

beegsyboy - Sent rpt - 21/Jun/08 with Sean

good problem.
Sean Bell - Sent - 21/Jun/08

mshorter - Solo O/S - 13/Jun/08

RAH - Solo O/S - 13/Jun/08 with mike shorter

Hidden - Solo - Jun/08

Hidden - Solo - Jun/08

andyandy - Solo - 10/May/08

stimpey - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/08 with Pete, Davina

oliwarlow - Solo - 17/Feb/08

beegsyboy - Sent β - 16/Feb/08

burto - Sent x - 13/Feb/08

Andy Moles - Sent rpt - 13/Feb/08 with -

Greg Boswell - Sent O/S - 28/Jan/08

akhughes - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/08

Andy Moles - Sent rpt - 27/Jan/08 with yummiks

akhughes - Sent O/S - Jan/08

PaulWillis1973 - 2008

PaulWillis1973 - 2008

petegunn - Solo - 2008

Hidden - Solo - 2008

Kris Devlin - Sent - 2008

Clean first go this time after backing off a few times on other visits.
JLS - Sent x - 03/Nov/07

decs - Solo β - 30/Sep/07

Andy Moles - Sent O/S - 30/Sep/07 with Calum, Burton, McNally, Manfran

gforce - Sent - 15/Sep/07 with The beach boys

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/07

Hidden - Solo - 26/May/07

dj_brigham05 - Sent x - 05/Apr/07 with Chris Thain

lazybones - Sent x - 04/Mar/07 with George Foster

jonny taylor - Sent x - Feb/07

Chris(cface!) - 2007

Hidden - Sent x - 2007

Chad123 - Solo O/S - 10/Dec/06 with Huw and Viv

Dave Kerr - Solo - 05/Nov/06

French Erick - Sent x - 05/Nov/06 with Dave Kerr

Russell Lovett - Solo rpt - 29/Oct/06

mikecopp - Solo - 29/Oct/06 with Alex M

mattdown - Solo - 01/Oct/06

Stuart S - Solo - 29/Jul/06 with Amanda Lyons

worn holds at bottom make a lot easier
robman - Solo - 15/Apr/06

Hidden - Sent O/S - 14/Apr/06

Dangerous Dave - Solo O/S - Apr/06 with Chris Adams

gaz.marshall - 2006

Boy - 2006

Hidden - Solo RP - 02/Oct/05

dodfoster - Sent β - Oct/05 with dom kehoe

ewen - Lead - Jun/05 with clare-dev

Phil West - Solo dnf - 31/May/05

Stuart S - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/05

After a few sesions. Could repeat quickly. Nice climbing.
andyman666999 - Solo RP - 2005 with Corrie Gellatly

donkster - Solo O/S - Nov/04

Laramadness - Solo - 26/Sep/04

Hidden - Solo RP - Mar/04

Gustav - Sent x - 2004

Hidden - Sent O/S - 2004

Henners - Sent x - 01/Sep/03 with Neil Buzby

Climbster - Sent x - 07/Jun/03

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Sent - Oct/02 with Nick Ashton

Dave Douglas - Sent O/S - Jan/01

Hidden - Solo - Nov/00

Beardyman - 2000

akamini - Solo - Dec/99

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 1999

John Pickles - Sent - 1998

Evoman - Solo - Jul/96

whispering nic - Solo - Oct/95

whispering nic - Solo - 1995

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
crazy crane, PaulMurphy1989, petellis

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