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[Sylvia at the lower-off, Los Timbales (Rockfax Top 50 climb, El Chorro), 3 kb]A long well-travelled line up the middle of the slab. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: ROCKFAX El Chorro: Top 50.

Photo: Sylvia at the lower-off, Los Timbales (Rockfax Top 50 climb, El Chorro) © zoeimogen
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 235 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

rfdl100 - Lead O/S - 15/May/14 with Nicole

danexxo - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/14

Excellent easy climbing. Got a bit tangled under a tree but otherwise great fun for a start to the day.
manicmonkey21421 - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/14

Jani_J - Lead - 19/Apr/14 with Matt

Puma - Lead - 05/Apr/14

fun
lithos - Lead - 05/Apr/14 with karl c

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/14

Gareth T - Lead - 31/Mar/14 with Steve Goaman, Tim Popplestone

Hidden - Lead - 19/Mar/14

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

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

vinspin - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with sammy

gurumed - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/14 with Rachel, Dawn

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/14

HB1 - Lead - 28/Jan/14 with GH

Ben_Megson - Lead - 07/Jan/14 with Tara Watson

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 04/Jan/14 with Kirsty Kerr

LeonSH - Lead - Jan/14

Climbster - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/13 with Vick

Vixie - TR - 24/Nov/13 with Matt

jayyaj - Lead β - 21/Nov/13 with Alex Herbert

Fragmod - Lead - 09/Nov/13

First of the day. Perhaps why it felt a bit harder than 4.
wilsers - Lead O/S - 01/Nov/13 with Stu Bardsley, James Wilson

philippotter - 2nd - 30/Oct/13 with Stuart Bardsley, Sophie Rolls

philippotter - 2nd - 30/Oct/13 with Stuart Bardsley, Sophie Rolls

Chomp - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/13 with Jo Morrison

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Oct/13

bestofbritishjanet - 14/Oct/13

tommy - TR - 12/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead dnf - 08/Oct/13

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

Spillers - Lead - 16/Sep/13 with Zoe Grant

anthonyp - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Michaela Penny

mikpen - 2nd - 05/May/13 with Anthony Pickard

Hidden - Lead - 13/Apr/13

Jamie Skelton - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/13

In trainers to let isolde top rope.
Roberttaylor - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Isolde

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/13

joe hallam - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/13 with Andrew Duncan

ClareM.123 - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/13

Rhi Rhi - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/13 with Michelle

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/13

Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/13

Matt88 - Lead - 29/Mar/13 with Joe M

Meinertzhagen - TR - 28/Mar/13 with Christopher Lyus

CLyus - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/13 with Meinertzhagen

Not very good. In sandals
partz - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/13 with Alex Wade

Sandal acent. another not so worthwile 'top 50'
Alex Wade - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/13 with Matt Everett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/13

lydiag - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/13 with Charlotte Graves

JonnyW - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/13 with Neil Burgess

Zara_92 - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/13 with Henry

beakerburgess - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/13 with Jonny Webb

Henry Brown - Lead - 26/Mar/13 with Zara_92

Hidden - Lead - 26/Mar/13

Chrispy1080 - Lead - 26/Mar/13 with Andrew Clow

yorkshiresherpa - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/13 with Emma

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/13

LovelyMrTom - Lead - 11/Mar/13 with Josh Richardson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/13

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

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

A good romp and a good finish to the day.
UnkArl - Lead O/S - 06/Mar/13 with Uncle Bill, Dad

Connorsgrandad - 2nd - 06/Mar/13 with Karl gregory

the rec - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/13 with Mary Eggins

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead - 02/Mar/13

James Malloch - Lead O/S - Mar/13 with Simon Smith

richardashe - Lead O/S - Mar/13 with Mark Jackson

Half Pint Lizz - Lead O/S - 24/Feb/13 with Sonya Crowe

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

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

BeckyBrown1989 - Lead - 31/Jan/13 with Will Oates

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jan/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/13

givemetea - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/13 with Katusha Dali

SpartanBaz - Lead - Jan/13

lecko - Lead O/S - Jan/13

Nick Russell - 2nd - 23/Dec/12 with Emily

Emma-Louise Anderson - Lead O/S - 19/Dec/12 with Shona Hamner

barni - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/12 with Ami

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Dec/12

ChrisB.19 - TR - 23/Oct/12 with Allan

katherinesydney - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/12 with tiff leek

cathymiller - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/12

Fantastic climb in amazing setting, dont believe the guide book, it says its a 20m route, i used a 60m rope and had about 2 left after lowering off!! beware :)i have sent Rockfax an email saying they are way off!!
paul reah - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/12 with laura strong

gavster2405 - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/12 with jane phillips

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Sep/12

allyrocke - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/12 with Lizzie Jenkins, Catrin Nichols, Thomas Henderson Schwartz

Higher Primate - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/12 with Daniel McIllmurray

vertigo - Lead β - 04/Apr/12 with Dash

Hidden - Apr/12

jmr - AltLd - 19/Mar/12 with Ian Atkins, Paul Greenhow

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/12

TimHarwood - Mar/12

tim91 - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/12 with Michael Campbell

Eireannach - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/12 with Tim Rogers

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/12

tony07 - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/12 with Benji Mon

Teemo - Lead - 11/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead - Feb/12

will909 - Lead O/S - Feb/12

tommyt82uk - Lead O/S - Feb/12 with Jon Parish

Finished with an assisted dyno
zoeimogen - 2nd dnf - 31/Jan/12

sarahlizzy - Lead O/S - 31/Jan/12 with Syv

Mind the scratchy bush! Seconded this cleanly after sarahlizzy led, but then ended up leading it myself to put the rope back up for the others. Got scratched in the back by the bush on both occasions. Lovely route apart from that.
syv_k - Lead RP - 31/Jan/12 with sarahlizzy

Nick Russell - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/12 with Emily

RachelEm - TR - 28/Dec/11

Matt Smith - Lead O/S - 20/Dec/11 with Oli Brend

callans - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/11 with Katie Preston

katiep - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/11 with Callan

Tesni - Lead O/S - 15/Dec/11

Adrian Daniels - Lead - 28/Nov/11 with Steve Webster

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/11

lottiec - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/11 with Mikey P

Philippa Arding - Lead - 21/Nov/11

thedatastream - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/11 with J25

J25 - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/11

paul horabin - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/11

fi15 - Lead - 25/Oct/11

Elsier - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/11 with Jo, Josie

john_ni - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/11 with Ian Wilkinson

Hidden - 2nd - 10/May/11

Judge Pie - Lead O/S - 05/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/11

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

JHiley - Lead - 16/Apr/11

CRiddiford - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/11 with Mirithiar

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/11

Motown - Apr/11 with Jo Day

dale 42 - Lead O/S - Apr/11

Hidden - Lead - 30/Mar/11

richw2k2 - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/11 with Monika

Moniawl - TR - 28/Mar/11 with rich

Hidden - Lead - 21/Mar/11

luda0801 - Lead - Mar/11

grubes - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/11 with Chess, Chris

willworkforfoodjnr - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/11 with grubes

Radical-G - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Feb/11

iccy - 05/Feb/11 with Aidan

mr_nsglover - Lead O/S - Feb/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Jan/11

Aceness!
climbingpixie - Lead O/S - 25/Jan/11 with Andy

Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 04/Jan/11 with Cath Sullivan

Sam-westcott - Lead - Jan/11

Good bit longer than the 20m quoted in Rockfax guide!
jogwen - Lead dog - 2011 with Stephen Paulger

ollieben - Lead - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Matthew Scott-Chalmers - 2011

j.hubbard - Lead O/S - 27/Dec/10 with Dave Wheeler

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Dec/10

akhutton88 - Lead - 12/Dec/10

philgeorge999 - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/10 with ihsan

RalphC - Lead - 03/Oct/10 with Caroline

Bisteris - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/10 with Jules Hargreaves

sir - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Alan McDonald

fireman_al - Lead O/S - Jun/10 with Paul McDonald

Adam_42 - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead β - 07/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/10

RachubAndy - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/10 with Dan, Martin, Ollie and Phil

JonathanJones - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/10

liz23 - Lead O/S - Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/10

LiamAD - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/10 with Scott Kent

lindsam - 30/Mar/10 with Jos Style, Michael Gee

greenmonkey - Lead - 30/Mar/10 with Kate

tallthinmonkey - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/10 with Rob Leuhman

holly138 - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/10 with Fiona Mellor

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

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

ccraigg22 - Lead - 27/Mar/10 with Peter Hill

tomhull - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/10 with Liam Lonsdale

loved it!
Aaron Phillips - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/10 with my dad

Dawlish - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/10 with Son Aaron

Sparky!!!3 - Lead - 14/Feb/10

igneouscarl - Lead - 08/Feb/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/10

climbed becauese it got top 50... prob the worst route all week. waste of bolts, should have been left as a poor trad line
adam06 - Lead - 22/Jan/10 with chris carr, Sarah Lewington

3 Names - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/10 with Sumee Holloway

over rated
Quiddity - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/10 with Curious Yellow

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/10

Don't know why this climb gets given top 50 in Rockfax - it was one of the most mediocre routes I climbed all week.
CathS - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/09 with Dave Clark

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Dec/09

adamlevs - 2nd O/S - 15/Dec/09 with Iain Gill

searla - TR O/S - 14/Dec/09

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

first climb of day and I was terrible!
RachaelB - Lead O/S - 06/Dec/09 with Cym Moore

Hidden - AltLd - 30/Nov/09

scottski - Lead O/S - Nov/09 with A. Baguley

timcedwards - 2nd - Nov/09 with Andrew Edwards

Hidden - Lead - Nov/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/09

joe king - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/09 with Rose

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

Hidden - Lead - 17/Oct/09

Hidden - Lead - Oct/09

Hidden - Lead - Oct/09

leepip - Lead O/S - May/09 with al mason

Hidden - Lead - 23/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Apr/09

ferdia - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/09 with Andy

SteWatkins - Apr/09

JamieSparkes - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/09

Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - 16/Jan/09 with Dave Coley

fyfers - Lead O/S - 2009

fyfers - Lead O/S - 2009

wheelo - Lead - 25/Dec/08 with cas

Hidden - Lead - 25/Dec/08

popov86 - Lead - Dec/08

Ben Griffiths - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/08 with Jenni Mackay

Jenni - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/08 with Ben Griffiths

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/08

Joe Miller - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/08 with Jane Metcalfe

Hidden - Lead - Feb/08

Neil Mackenzie - Lead O/S - 24/Dec/07 with tim&joseph

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Dec/07

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Dec/07

Hidden - Lead RP - Mar/07

frecro - Lead - Mar/07

K Wall - Lead - 12/Nov/06 with Martin

Adrian Daniels - Lead - 20/Mar/06 with Steve Webster

May have been George's first lead.
Ab Wilson - 2nd O/S - 17/Nov/01 with Georgina Turnbull

Hidden - Lead dog - Oct/01

dan gibson - Lead O/S - Nov/00

The Pylon King - Lead O/S - Sep/00 with Laura

Scott McRae - Lead O/S - 06/May/00 with Jay Ashraf

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/99 with Roy Thomas

suprisingly good, but still poor.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 0000 with Lee Cooper

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Daniel WHite, pc1983, ricco, oli25, Andypandyroo, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 59
hard 4c0 of 31
4c0 of 31
easy 4c0 of 31
hard 4a1 of 31
4a12 of 31
easy 4a16 of 31
hard 3+2 of 31
3+0 of 31
easy 3+0 of 31
3 Stars5 of 28
2 Stars7 of 28
1 Star9 of 28
0 Stars5 of 28
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 235 (0.9%)
Lead197 of 235 (83.8%)
Followed18 of 235 (7.7%)
Toproped7 of 235 (3.0%)
Alt Leads2 of 235 (0.9%)
Unknown9 of 235 (3.8%)

'Climbed'78 of 235 (33.2%)
clean O/S146 of 235 (62.1%)
clean β3 of 235 (1.3%)
clean rpt2 of 235 (0.9%)
clean RP2 of 235 (0.9%)
dogged2 of 235 (0.9%)
dnf2 of 235 (0.9%)