Lookout Arete* S 4a
[Seedy on Lookout Arete (S), Birchen Edge, 2 kb]12m. Climb the awkward groove into the base of the chimney of The Funnel. Bridge up until it is possible to swing onto the left arete, which is followed in a fine position. © ROCKFAX
FA. Eric Byne 1956

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Eastern Peak Grit 100 VD- VS, All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

Photo: Seedy on Lookout Arete (S), Birchen Edge © Bob M

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 201 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Dec/14

loco wilko - Solo - Oct/14

lee1234 - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/14 with Neilmackie

Paul Hy - Lead rpt - 27/Sep/14 with Dan W, Marc P, Jack M

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/14

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Sep/14

ChrisB.19 - 2nd - 16/Aug/14 with Ken L, Allan FW

Hidden - 20/Jul/14

katyc - Lead O/S - May/14

rohai545 - Lead - 09/Apr/14 with Helen

ht543 - 2nd - 09/Apr/14 with Krish

David_Gledson - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/14 with Gary

Marzy95 - Lead O/S - Mar/14

Tony Hy - Lead O/S - 2014

65m moderate millington - 2nd β - 19/Dec/13 with naomi hatto

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Dec/13

kenneM - Solo - 02/Dec/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/13

Dave Mason - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/13 with Darren Belfield

Robnort - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Henry Payne, andy burns

David Robinson - Lead - 20/Jul/13 with Rachel Sheperd

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Jun/13

Paul Hy - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/13 with Dave S

Pleasant. The initial corner is a pig the rest is a deal easier than the VDiff to the right.
Chris Craggs - Lead - 04/Jun/13 with Dave Gregory

RosieLynch - 2nd O/S - Jun/13 with Anthony King

aking12 - Lead O/S - Jun/13 with Rosie Lynch

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/13

Jonny M - Lead O/S - 27/May/13 with Karen Chalmers

AshBash - Solo O/S - 26/May/13

Lovely route. Definately deserving of more than one star. Shame about the bird crap today though.
dutybooty - Solo O/S - 26/May/13

HelenWilson - TR O/S - 05/May/13 with Alix Harrower

Hidden - TR O/S - 05/May/13

Tough start: jumping mantleshelf seemed easiest.
JohnHutch - 26/Apr/13 with L, Pip

NickTay - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13 with John S

benlatham07 - Lead O/S - 2013

Hidden - Solo - 23/Nov/12

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Sep/12

peterbeaumont - Solo O/S - 05/Sep/12

James Hale - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/12 with Chris Rawson

SattyA - TR RP - 11/Aug/12 with Jun Aizawa, Ky Aizawa

misterb - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/12

Jake Young - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/12

adam clarke - 2nd - 28/Jul/12 with James Hulme

Gary A S - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Clio

Clee - 2nd - 15/Jul/12 with Gary

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

Graeme Hammond - Lead rpt - 01/Jul/12 with Becky E, Pete aka Dad

Becky E - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/12 with Pete (Graeme's dad), Graeme Hammond

rohai545 - 2nd - 14/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 24/May/12

Jim Brownlow - 2nd O/S - 19/May/12 with Mike Hayes

Big Steve - Lead - 06/Apr/12 with Karen

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/12

nogoodgrice - 2nd - 11/Mar/12 with Greencaubeen

migs493 - Solo O/S - 03/Mar/12 with RS

Hidden - Solo - 2012

PAJames - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 15/Oct/11

phja - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/11 with candy

Andysomething - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/11 with Bruce Perry

Gazleah - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/11 with serge

Hidden - AltLd - 10/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11

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

backed off after being scared on the upper slab, didnt trust feet enough to step up on smears that wouldve led to the better break and the finish. Will return.
65m moderate millington - Lead dnf - 24/Aug/11

Brown - Solo - 16/Aug/11 with Solo

DaveFidler - TR O/S - 14/Aug/11 with Rowen

malc - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/11 with Adele

philgriffiths - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/11 with Dave Stacey

liverpooldave - Lead - 31/Jul/11 with Phil

pog100 - Lead - 23/Jul/11 with Cath Walton

jonnohodgson1 - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/11 with Andy Hodgson

papalazarou - TR O/S - 03/Jun/11

victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 24/May/11 with Dan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/May/11

Definitely the scariest solo I've done. Pleasant moves up the arete, and protectable.
papalazarou - Solo O/S - 01/May/11

jasoncash - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Daniel Murray

tiga271 - 2nd - 29/Apr/11

murrayd - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Jason Cash

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/11

chris smith - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/11

Montecore - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/11 with Allen Abramson

Rhythm24 - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/11 with Hannah

Andrew Barker - Solo O/S - 08/Feb/11

Jim Malo - Lead O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Mark, Putt

steven24584 - Lead - 23/Oct/10

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 10/Oct/10

First proper "chimney" scared the pants off me as soon as I got into it. The sensation of a drop belpw me and also exposure to my left threw me. Completed the route but want to do it again to see how I fair now that I know what to expect...
Graymee - 2nd - 10/Oct/10 with Simon Turner

ayuplass - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/10

charley - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Luke, Steve Fletcher, Ange, Geoff, Kev

chumleywarner - TR O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Charley Fell

Tithe Technique - 2nd O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Geoff Burrows, Angela Paul, Charley Fell

charley led, kev 2nd
valentinesbabe - TR O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Luke, Charley Fell, Geoff Burrows, Kevin Tithe, Steven Fletcher

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/10

robjc89 - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Tom Houston

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead - 15/Aug/10

LivinITlarge - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Joe

simeclimb68 - Solo rpt - 14/Aug/10

jaxxman - 2nd O/S - 29/Jul/10 with Dave Wheeler

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/10

trigger118 - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Ian Gunn

Adderbury Climber - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Jonathan Gunn

Hidden - Lead - 24/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jul/10

tradguy - 2nd O/S - 17/Jul/10 with zara bloomfield, Ed Lamb

ed_1973 - Lead - 17/Jul/10 with paul highams

jasonC abroad - 2nd - 26/Jun/10

susan mc donald - TR - 03/Jun/10

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 21/May/10

Gulon - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Chris Austin

Great, airy slab at top is really fun.
JackPott - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Thom Evans

Ander - Lead - 14/Mar/10 with Doulos

Mark D - Lead O/S - 06/Mar/10 with Tommy B

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/09

Alex led
mick1jones - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/09

markbenton - 2nd - 23/Jun/09 with ?

Jeronimo - Solo - 19/Jun/09 with Ben Johnson

markbenton - Lead - 16/Jun/09 with ?

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/09

frume - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/09 with Dan Bluck

Pilch - Lead O/S - 03/Jan/09 with Ed

EdShep - 2nd O/S - 03/Jan/09 with Pilch

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

PanzerHanzler - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/08

adrianscott - TR O/S - 24/May/08 with Ben Harding

Powder Puff Girl - 2nd O/S - 24/May/08 with Ben H

popebenedictus - Lead O/S - 24/May/08 with Ruth Harding

andybeanland - Lead O/S - 24/May/08 with Rachel

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/May/08

snowy owl - Lead - 08/May/08 with Helen Roberts

Hidden - 2nd - 08/May/08

heather.deane - 2nd - 03/May/08 with Andy

Ed Throp - Lead O/S - May/08

Hidden - 2008

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/07 with Sarah, Abi and Dave

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/07

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/07

John Eley - Lead O/S - Aug/07

nice enough climb, well protected till you step around ontae the arete
fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with dave an phil

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 06/May/07 with Helen Odwell

Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/07 with tom

mooseloose - Lead rpt - 03/Feb/07 with Alan Rocky Roberts

adam carless - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/07

timmy-ts - 2007

AJ007 - Solo - 23/Sep/06

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 22/Sep/06 with JdP

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/May/06

Hidden - May/06

baldcoder - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/06 with Little Old Lady

Alfredo - Lead - Apr/06

Hidden - 2006

John Lisle - 2006

RachyH - Lead O/S - 2006 with Dave

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Nicos - Solo O/S - 20/Dec/05 with solo

Rampikino - Lead - 11/Jun/05 with Liz & Claire

Pelleas - Lead - Feb/05 with Chris

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Oct/04 with SUMC

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jul/04

OffshoreAndy - Lead O/S - 28/May/04 with Steve Mount

Hidden - 2nd - 28/May/04

Hidden - 2004

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Nov/03

SteveM - Solo - 28/Sep/03

LankyPaddy - Solo O/S - 19/Sep/03

jonathan watt - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/03

Hidden - Lead - Jul/03

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 24/Mar/03

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/May/02

rocktigger - Lead O/S - 2001 with Clare

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 10/Sep/00 with Caroline Young

rlrs - Lead - 2000

cem - Lead O/S - 24/Jan/99 with Jerry Boyd

Rampikino - Solo - 18/May/97

Hidden - 1996

tlr - Solo - 13/Aug/92

Roget - Solo O/S - 01/Feb/92

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/90

Soloed 21/7/98
Iain Thow - Lead - 09/Oct/88 with Birgit (Aston), Steve Howe

tapley - Solo - 18/May/88

babymoac - 23/May/87 with MTW

Hidden - 1987

Hidden - Solo - 09/Jun/85

Hidden - 2nd - 1985

John Brayshaw - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/82

1980's
CrashMat Rob - Lead O/S - 1980

Mark Kemball - Solo - 03/Dec/77

RichardMc - Solo - 17/Jul/77

RichardMc - Solo - 17/Jul/77

RichardMc - Solo - 21/May/77

petemeads - Solo - 1976

Andy Say - Lead - 1969

mikej - TR - 22/Nov/64 with Paul Richardson

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