Brindle Crack* HS 4b
[Brindle Crack, 3 kb]10m.

Rockfax Description
As for Calver Wall to the ledge but step right to reach and climb the right-hand branch of the crack. The shallow groove directly below is the reachy direct start - 5b. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Brindle Crack © Steve Pardoe
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 244 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

cragsman9000 - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/15 with Neil

bob_cbr - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/15 with cragsman9000

buxtoncoffeelover - 2nd - 27/Jun/15 with Andy - Rugby

MTL - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/15 with Keith Swainson, Georgie Hill

gavinpeach - 2nd O/S - 21/Jun/15 with Max Pendleton

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Jun/15

amccann - Solo O/S - 25/May/15

Nick1812P - 2nd O/S - 25/May/15 with speedy, Micki, Jake

MSchobitz - Lead O/S - 25/May/15 with Nick Priestley, Alex McCann

Hidden - Solo O/S - 15/May/15

althesin - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/15 with schristophersmith

schristophersmith - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/15

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Apr/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/15

mjeffery - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/15

Ian JL - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/15

cragtyke - 2nd - 02/Apr/15 with Chris

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/15

James Lowe - 2nd - 25/Mar/15 with Pete

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Dec/14

bantamdave - Lead O/S - 30/Nov/14 with Brian

Hidden - Lead - 30/Nov/14

ChrisVickers - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/14 with Dave Mayers

pawel suhy - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/14 with Chris PCC, WillCook

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/14

john_ni - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/14 with John Maxfield (PCC)

matt.stevenson - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/14

tiga271 - Lead - 09/Aug/14 with Dave

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jul/14

Curly Rich - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Ollie

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/14

philmitch - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jun/14

ColdAndWet - 2nd - 21/May/14 with Glyn Carter, John Botham

Hidden - 2nd - 21/May/14

Hidden - 2nd - 18/May/14

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

petecallaghan - 2nd - 04/May/14 with rich alderton

in rain - wet
cragtyke - Lead - 05/Apr/14 with Big Lee

Made a mess of the final jamming crack. Wet rock.
Big Lee - 2nd dog - 05/Apr/14 with John Burns

Hidden - Lead - Apr/14

climbwhenready - 2nd β - 09/Mar/14 with Will

Hidden - 2014

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/13

Made rather more difficult with cold and numb hands!
teh_mark - 2nd dog - 08/Nov/13 with Adam Looker

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13

dan_blair87 - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13

riff156 - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with Jo Smith

john lynch - Lead - 07/Aug/13 with esther

Pero - Lead - 01/Aug/13

HIGHTOWER - 2nd - 28/Jul/13 with Nathan Maxwell, Arran Glencross

JFORDE - 2nd O/S - 26/May/13

Alex 74 - TR O/S - 12/May/13 with Gareth

Gareth Waite - TR - 12/May/13 with Alex Thackway

max_chan - Lead O/S - 02/May/13 with Lou

Graeme Hammond - Solo rpt - 02/May/13

Matt Harmon - Lead O/S - 01/May/13 with Alan Middup

Dan Vaj - 2nd O/S - 25/Apr/13 with Dave Chidgey

Hidden - Lead rpt - 23/Apr/13

Tom Campbell - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/13

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/13 with Graeme Hammond

also 2nd with Jim 28-4-2013
Graeme Hammond - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/13 with Richard Williams

gsavell - TR β - 10/Nov/12 with Sarah Knight

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/12

Webster - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/12

Whealiebob - 2nd O/S - 09/Oct/12 with Dave Saxby, Terry

Milne - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/12 with Dave

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 29/Sep/12

Jim Slater - Solo O/S - 09/Aug/12

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - Jul/12

Hardcore Pat - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/12

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/12

RFWilkie - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with Sarah

theandthem - Lead O/S - 27/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/12

Hidden - Lead - 25/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/12

the power - TR - 22/Mar/12 with ken

mark20 - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/11

tiga271 - Lead - 30/Oct/11 with mark20

thomasaneurinsmith - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Stuart Reeves

stuaart - 2nd O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Thomas Smith

Steve & Ange led
charley - 2nd rpt - 15/Oct/11 with Steve Fletcher, Ange, Kev

Tithe Technique - 2nd O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Angela Paul

Managed it clean despite hand spasming and back-clipping!!! Last one of the day!
valentinesbabe - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Kevin Tithe

chumleywarner - TR - 15/Oct/11 with Charley Fell

Hidden - Lead - 14/Oct/11

Pete Nugent - Lead - 22/Sep/11 with Dave Parker

ayuplass - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/11 with Tracy T, Helen, Thea

Mikael - Lead - 10/Jul/11

fatbuoybazza - 2nd rpt - 10/Jul/11 with Mikael, liv_the_div

pete1993 - 2nd - 03/Jul/11

robman - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/11 with john ayrton

gripped01 - 2nd - Jun/11 with Rimon Than

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11

asmith37 - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/11 with Matt Todd, Dave Rose

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/11

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/11 with Andrea Nicholson

Oliver Houston - 2nd - 02/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11

andil - Lead - 02/Apr/11 with paul phillips

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Mar/11

Hidden - TR - 27/Mar/11

sharpie530 - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/11 with Jon Rous

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Mar/11

rylett - Lead - 18/Mar/11 with Moritz Lessman

dominic lee - Lead - 06/Mar/11 with Caitlin Ravenscroft

CMRavenscroft - 2nd - 06/Mar/11 with Nathan Lee, Dominic Lee

SallyMay - Lead O/S - Mar/11

stvey - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/11 with Louise

oooeese - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/11 with stvey

Last climb of the day, easy to the ledge then up, place cam, emotional moment, climb back to ledge, up again place higher cam, emotional moment, climb back to ledge, remove jacket throw to belayer, climb to top no drama.
Richard Gilbert - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/10 with Alex Lambert

Irn Bruce - 2nd - 09/Oct/10 with Ian Jenkins

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/10

JPGR - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/10

Wet!
jshields - Lead - 18/Jul/10 with Ian Hicks

fun!
gknyus - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/10 with Fishcakes

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Jun/10

Tried jammming up the top crack without the mega jugs to the right. That was a mistake!
popebenedictus - Lead dog - 03/Jun/10 with Adrian Scott

adrianscott - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/10 with Ben Harding

Hidden - 20/May/10

helios - Lead - 15/May/10 with Abigail Joynes

peggy_on_the_rocks - 2nd β - 02/May/10 with DanH9883

jon_gill1 - Lead - 01/May/10 with ric gamble

SteWatkins - May/10

Ben Sidsaph - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10 with Lee Packer

howlingbaboon - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Rob

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10

Woodiee - 2nd O/S - 04/Apr/10 with Christine Hall

peteJ23 - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/10 with Chris Moore, Scruffster, John Deakin

blakedownclimber - TR O/S - 14/Mar/10 with pete jackson

Deako - 2nd - 13/Mar/10 with peteJ23

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/09 with Jim Hatfield, Martin Veale

DaNo123 - Lead - 12/Sep/09 with eddy

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Sep/09

liverpooldave - Lead dog - 06/Sep/09

The_Boy_ODwyer - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Ben

thecurlyone - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/09 with James

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09

Rachel Somerville - 2nd O/S - 16/Aug/09 with Mike, Mike Freeman

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/09

markytaylor - 2nd O/S - 07/Aug/09

Rampikino - Lead - 25/May/09 with Chris & Mike

Failed on top crack
mike_hough_uk - Lead dnf - 25/May/09 with Rampikino, chri55ie

chri55ie - 2nd - 25/May/09 with Mat Dowsett, Mike Hough

garywong - Lead O/S - 17/May/09 with Jon lambert

rd20 - 2nd - 17/May/09 with Martin

smolders - Lead O/S - 17/May/09 with Robert D

steveb2006 - Solo - 29/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 26/Apr/09

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/09 with Big Ian

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Feb/09

Hidden - 2009

Wayne S - 2009

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Dec/08

nige pacer - Lead O/S - Nov/08

charley - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/08 with Dan

munnsy - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08

centurion05 - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/08

Simon Caldwell - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Carmen

pebbles - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with cefyn

Howard J - Lead dog - 29/Jul/08 with Helen Severn

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/08

duzinga - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/08 with Jim and Ewan

benman - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/08 with roge

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/08

PenJD - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/08 with Heather Swift

Muffed this on first go, then it ate my hand
Pilch - Lead O/S - 12/Jan/08 with Ed

EdShep - 2nd O/S - 12/Jan/08 with Pilch

Hidden - 2008

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Nov/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/07

skittles - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/07 with Heather, Will Johnson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/07

gareth scott borthwick - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/07 with Heddwyn Fletcher

Hidden - Lead - 04/Aug/07

John Dale - Lead - 04/Aug/07 with Max Cole

jcurley - 2nd - 01/Aug/07 with Colin Milton

colin milton - Lead - 01/Aug/07 with joe curly

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/07

Attempted Calver Wall but was far too weak.
Jimbo C - 2nd - 07/Jul/07

Howard J - 2nd rpt - 05/Jun/07 with Henry Tindell

Some pre placed gear, Paul backed off lead.
Paul-Michael - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/07 with Paul Nurse

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 26/Apr/07 with Nicola Pettit

craig matheson - Solo O/S - Apr/07

adamscottthomas - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/07 with Mike Kean

A combination of jamming and laybacking needed to enter the overhang crack
ellentaylor - 2nd - 11/Mar/07 with Nick Lambert

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Oct/06

My one lead of afternoon. Choice of routes above the huge ledge (nice to place gear from, not so good if you fall onto it). Had a look at Calver wall and got some gear in, but backed off and settled for BC instead. Still managed to scare myself when a foot slipped, but glad I finished it.
Steve Pardoe - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/06 with Arnaud Garcon

ArnaudG - 2nd - 07/Oct/06 with Steve Pardoe

chris murnin - 2nd - 12/Sep/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/06

Rock Fairy - 2nd - Jul/06 with david

uphillnow - Lead - 16/Jun/06

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Jun/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/May/06

mel holmes - Lead O/S - May/06 with nick w

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Apr/06

Nicos - Solo O/S - 02/Feb/06 with solo

Brindle Crack 10mts HS 4b 1star
Mike Lee - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/05 with Steve

baldcoder - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/05 with Little Old Lady

Si dH - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/05 with Andy Morris

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/05

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 25/May/05

loonyclimber - Lead - Apr/05

Howard J - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/04 with Rachel James

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/04

nice weather sat on the belay
Alex Mason - Lead - Jun/04 with rob lonsdale

jsw1 - 2nd O/S - 09/May/04 with Andy Bond

Allan Young - 2nd β - 04/Oct/03 with Rob Morris, Sam Gerrard

Phil West - 2nd rpt - 13/Sep/03 with Mark B

cem - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/02 with Liam Mark

Steerpike - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/02 with CMC

Hidden - 2nd - May/01

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/99

ajc - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/99

Hidden - Solo - 09/Mar/97

crater - 2nd - 31/Aug/96

andrewbooth1000 - Lead - 06/Jun/96

Roget - Solo O/S - 26/Nov/95 with jon

charlesmfrench - Solo O/S - 04/Aug/92

Laramadness - Lead O/S - May/90

Hidden - Lead - 08/Apr/90

Raggar - Lead - 10/Jul/89 with Guy C, Clare M

Andy Say - Solo - 16/Apr/87

Tom V - 1986

Hidden - Solo - 04/Aug/83

andy tetsill - Lead - Apr/83 with Manchester Poly

andy tetsill - Lead - Aug/81 with Rob Kevan

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 29/Mar/81 with Jim Worthington

Hidden - Solo - 31/Jan/81

Hidden - Solo - 18/Oct/80

Hidden - Solo - 05/Aug/79

Hidden - Solo - Mar/79

mikej - Lead - 19/Apr/69 with Bill Church

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