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Mad Hatter* E2 5c

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[Jon finally rocks over on slopey nothingness, 4 kb]8m. Start up a groove on the left-hand side of the wall (or the harder wall to its right). Climb up and then left to the top break finishing with hard moves over the left edge of the capping roof. © ROCKFAX
FA. John Gosling 1966

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List.

Photo: Jon finally rocks over on slopey nothingness © Mr. K
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 36 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

dominic lee - Solo - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13

A great climb but with a very hard crux that leaves you with a (clean) 10-12 foot lob (onto v good gear) if you fluff it as I did the first time. It also quite bold in the middle - all in all much more like E3 than E2, especially compared to other Peak Grit E2s/E3s.
Mark Leicester - Lead dog - 29/Sep/13 with Royston

Legs - 2nd - 13/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12

Nearly had it, belly was over the top and right foot popped off. Good clean fall. Lowered off and got it second go. Lovely sequence to top section.
Dave Foster - Lead rpt - 15/Jul/12 with Si 2

Hidden - Lead β - 15/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jun/12

Jim Slater - 2nd O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Chris

Climbed the lower section clean but couldn't do the final rockover so escaped off left.
Mr. K - 2nd dnf - 16/Oct/11 with Jon Stewart

Graeme Hammond - Lead rpt - 08/Aug/11 with Becky E

green and crusty! spooky stuff....
tom.ireson - Lead dnf - Jun/11 with Emilio Bachini

Mike Soulby - 2nd O/S - 22/Oct/10 with Rob Middleton

Jonathan Hall - 2nd - 22/Oct/10 with Rob Middleton

thrutch - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with helen

vanderz - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/10 with Andrea

Really hard! Couldn't dream of leading it. The rounded top out was horrific, managed to do it with a not so graceful belly flop. My hardest second so far.
andrea83 - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/10 with Chris

'fell' on last move!
gknyus - TR dog - 14/Jun/10

top move was a beast!
Graeme Hammond - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Tony

hard. mental finish.
tonanf - Lead dog - Apr/10 with graeme

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - Lead dnf - 14/Aug/09

Fell on last move. Got it second time.
Martin Haworth - Lead dog - 25/Aug/08 with Marek

Hidden - 2nd dog - 09/Jun/08

After Al. Nice route.
Ram MkiV - Lead β - 16/Apr/08 with Alex M, Alex B, Toby W

scary, rounded, hard, talk about ideas above stations!!
Milne - TR dnf - 20/Oct/07 with Steve poole

BigToe - TR - 20/Oct/07 with Milne

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/07

Hidden - 2nd dog - 05/Feb/07

Hidden - TR - 07/Jun/04

Roget - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/02

Andy Say - Solo - 23/Jul/90

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/90

Hidden - TR - 09/Mar/80

Hidden - Lead - 16/Sep/79

Mark Kemball - 2nd - 09/Jan/75 with Charlie Cook

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Voting
Total votes cast 39
hard E30 of 13
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easy E32 of 13
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5c4 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 36 (5.6%)
Lead19 of 36 (52.8%)
Followed10 of 36 (27.8%)
Toproped5 of 36 (13.9%)

'Climbed'10 of 36 (27.8%)
clean O/S12 of 36 (33.3%)
clean β2 of 36 (5.6%)
clean rpt2 of 36 (5.6%)
dogged6 of 36 (16.7%)
dnf4 of 36 (11.1%)