Scoop Crack* VS 4b
[EW on Scoop Crack at Millstone, 2 kb]32m. A poor start leads to a better top pitch. Climb the cracks in the broken arete to the big ledge and a stance. Take the blocky continuation in the left wall which eases with height. © ROCKFAX

Photo: EW on Scoop Crack at Millstone © TRNovice

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This climb is in 170 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Lead as a single pitch. Second pitch was worthwhile climbing. Belay stake at the top.
cragsman9000 - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/14 with Neil

bob_cbr - 2nd O/S - 21/Sep/14 with cragsman9000

ashtond6 - 2nd rpt - 07/Sep/14

Led P2 after jonny led detour. Enjoyable crack climb.
alp79 - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Jonny Ashton

MD - AltLd O/S - 31/Aug/14 with Richard H

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/14

ashtond6 - 2nd rpt - 18/Aug/14

BarnDawg - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/14 with Dimitra Makridou

Matt Marsh - AltLd - 24/May/14 with Bertie Walsh

Rob led. Top crack section not as bad as it looks.
Happy Wanderer - 2nd O/S - 18/May/14 with David, Robert

rd20 - Lead O/S - 18/May/14 with Jo CC, David P

Hidden - Lead rpt - 05/May/14

Jack93 - 2nd O/S - 04/May/14 with Josh Taujanskas, Charlie Low

charlielow - 2nd O/S - 04/May/14 with Josh Taujanskas, Jack Knight

Horrendous top out
JoshT - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Charlie Low, Jack Knight

Hidden - Lead - May/14

Shite
rurp - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/14 with bill farmer

Jamie Everitt - 2nd - 13/Apr/14

martinov - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/14 with Radoslav Savov

jshields - Lead - 29/Mar/14 with Ed James

David Smith - 2014

mileshill540 - Lead - 2014

Lead just the second pitch, and do the first one as a second. Nice and easy climb,only watch really carefully the top of this crag which is incredibly unstable!!!
Nadir90 - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13

Wayne S - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Ben

jackjock85 - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/13 with Tim Johns

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/13

2nd pitch only as went up the Scoop first pitch and spotted the crack and thought it looked nice so finished up it...only to find I've done the whole climb before! Still think it's only HS.
valentinesbabe - Lead rpt - 05/May/13 with Kevin Tithe

slacky - 2nd rpt - 28/Apr/13 with Ben

GStone - 2nd O/S - 06/Apr/13 with James Rose, Dan Bennett

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 06/Apr/13

Dan3266 - 2nd O/S - 06/Apr/13 with james rose, Simon Gladstone

ashtond6 - Lead - 11/Nov/12

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Sep/12

HarryB - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/12 with Si

ojp - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12 with Harry

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12

Andy Peak 1 - Solo - 07/Sep/12

mapperley samurai - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/12 with John Cook

as one pitch on a quick eve out
rocktigger - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/12 with Clare

Marq - 2nd O/S - 05/Aug/12 with James Rowe

ashtond6 - Lead - 29/Jul/12

Lee lead.
masa-alpin - 2nd β - 22/Jul/12 with Lee P, Andy Rich

sshandy - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Masa

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/May/12

Just the 2nd good pitch/bit scrambled up the diff to access.
Graeme Hammond - 2nd rpt - 30/Mar/12 with Becky E

As one big pitch, first is crap, 2nd is very good on lovely holds.
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/12 with Cleo

Clee - 2nd - 28/Mar/12 with Graeme

David Qualtrough - 2012

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Oct/11

Second pitch, did first pitch of The Scoop, about HS 4b for this pitch, top out tad lose.
Brannock - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/11

Pilch - 2nd O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Jo, Graham

Funny moment, the leader caught the belayer after nut ripped out, sorry Chris! We walked away unscathed!
Sam Simpson - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/11 with Christian Turford

alias dave - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11 with Sam.EB

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/11

HS not VS
ojp - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Robin

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead - 25/May/11

From the big ledge after Soph's abortive attempt on Watling Street.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 19/May/11 with Sophie Whyte

Hidden - Lead - 19/May/11

awkward slippy start. good belay stance. lovely 2nd pitch.loose top
wishicud climbHVS - Lead O/S - 01/May/11 with Big Fat Dan

worth doing for the second pitch.
bigdan050 - 2nd O/S - 30/Apr/11 with Tosh

ajc - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11

highfivekrissy - 2nd - Mar/11 with James Monypenny

Tony Holdsworth - 2nd rpt - 07/Nov/10 with Nick Mitchell

pete_81 - TR O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Sam, Jonny, Joseph, Gemma

Joseph Da Jones - TR - 25/Sep/10

Lead P1 to get to Knightsbridge in the wet, interesting!
ojp - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/10 with Andy

tchallen99 - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/10

Lead second pitch
JamesPurdy - AltLd O/S - 15/Aug/10 with Rachel Clark

Ben led 2nd pitch after I'd led ByPass, I led first pitch to get us up to Knightsbridge.
slacky - AltLd O/S - 10/Aug/10 with Andes, Ben

Martin Haworth - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/10 with Angie

Tithe Technique - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Steve Fletcher, Angela Paul, Charley Fell

Easy for a VS.
valentinesbabe - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Martin Haworth

Kev's lead. Great second pitch....
charley - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Steve Fletcher, Ange, Kev

chumleywarner - TR O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Kevin Tithe

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/10

sharpie530 - Lead - 17/Apr/10 with Ben Ranson

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 16/Apr/10

Dave Mahon - Apr/10 with Matt Jackson

top pitch only
colin milton - 2nd - 27/Mar/10 with eric milton

top pitch
stuart34 - AltLd O/S - 14/Mar/10 with James Monypenny

phill bentham - 18/Oct/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09

The_Boy_ODwyer - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/09 with Ben

thecurlyone - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/09 with James

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 16/Aug/09

Scrappy heathery 1st pitch, 2nd much better. Farted on Kev's head.
KeithW - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09 with Kev Bowser

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/May/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/09

bridget143 - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/09 with Sion

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Jan/09

Andy_B39 - 2nd dog - 08/Jan/09 with Matt Greenwood

Messy start but nice crack at top. Very loose at top when setting up belay.
callmehobbes - Lead - 2009

summo - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Rachey86 - Lead - 13/Sep/08 with Vicky

MaccMark - Lead - 25/Aug/08 with Simon Brown

Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/08 with Carmen

Tez339 - Lead O/S - Aug/08

David Robinson - Lead - Aug/08

mikej - Lead - 30/Jul/08 with Rick Naylor

dannyboy83 - 2nd O/S - Jul/08 with Cat Higgs

Second pitch was awesome.
flat eric - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Scott ?

Mark Walter - Lead O/S - 11/May/08 with Olly Birrell

Brown - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/08

PenJD - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/07 with Duncan Martin

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/07

I led the first easy pitch and followed up the fabulous crack above
gilldando - AltLd - 10/Jun/07 with leif

Hidden - Lead dog - 22/May/07

viking - AltLd O/S - May/07 with padge

natzim - 2nd O/S - 08/Apr/07 with Tom Arnold

tom.ireson - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/07

peter myers - Lead O/S - Mar/07 with Alex May

Richard White - 2007

Started up The Scoop before moving left to join Scoop Crack
kingholmesy - 2nd O/S - 2007 with SteveOc

Hidden - Lead - 2007

Si dH - 2nd O/S - 04/Oct/06 with Tom Lambert

arin78 - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/06 with Lara

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/06

NickST - 2nd O/S - Sep/06 with Greg Grace

NickST - 2nd - Sep/06

greg101 - 2nd - 29/Jul/06 with Matt O'Connor

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Jul/06

loose85 - 2nd O/S - 16/Jul/06 with Amanda Newham

top pitch only - following 1st of By-Pass
JohnHutch - Lead - 09/Jun/06 with L

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/06

philboy - Lead - 03/Jun/06 with paul h

gmatthew - Lead O/S - 2006

liamoloughlin - Lead - Nov/05

Fun second pitch
EG - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/05 with Kristy

Adam Potter - 2nd - 08/Jun/05

I led first pitch.
Phil West - Lead - 24/Jul/04 with Shaun Walby

Chris the Tall - AltLd - May/04 with Ian Fones

Hidden - Lead rpt - 2004

Stig - 2nd O/S - 26/Oct/03 with Geraldine Lawless

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - 2nd O/S - 16/Sep/03 with Iain Mount

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 2003

Haglington - Lead O/S - Jul/02 with Dan Juniper

Hedley - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/02 with Steve Runnacles

Dave Mason - Lead O/S - Mar/02 with Trev Tatler

Hidden - 2002

loonyclimber - Lead - 2001

marcoleptic - Lead O/S - 2000

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 31/Jul/96 with Matt Hawley

Rog Wilko - Lead - May/93 with Debbie Wilkinson

craig d - 1992

tapley - Lead - 30/Apr/89

BRUCESTRAC - 1988 with Chris Cracknell,Various

GordonHart - 2nd O/S - 1987

Pete Pozman - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/86 with John Byrne

Ian Clare - 1986

Simon2005 - Lead O/S - 1985 with KevG

Martin Haworth - Solo O/S - 1984

andy tetsill - Lead - Jul/83 with Joy

Andy Fielding - 2nd - 1983 with Mike Gilbert

Ian Jones - Lead - 1982 with John Mayers, Rich Lewis etc

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Lead - 1981

Hidden - Solo - 1980

Nigel Bond - Lead - 27/Mar/79 with Martin Crosby

Hidden - 2nd - 22/May/76

Mark Kemball - AltLd - 17/Jan/76 with Mark Pearce

Al Evans - 1976

Jonathan Lagoe - UKC - Lead - 1974 with Phil Smith

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 05/Sep/71 with Charlie Vigano, Jim Worthington

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