Willie the Kid* 6a+
[good route!!!!!!, 3 kb]16m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the angular, orange groove, exiting on the right. © ROCKFAX

FA. Dave Williams, Geoff Middlehurst 2002

Photo: good route!!!!!! © gamon
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This climb is in 63 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Good fun climb
Mrduk - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/15

Ste G - TR O/S - 18/Jul/15 with Sue C

Hidden - TR dnf - 25/Jun/15

Stunning climb. Fabulous pulls through the roof. Climb of the year so far (but it is only March!!!)
climbingrev - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/15 with Tim Angell

Tithe Technique - Lead dog - 27/Oct/14 with Jack Drake, Charley Fell

Enjoyed this one, nice finger locks through the crux....
charley - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/14 with JackD, Kev

Robin Nichols - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/14 with Jemma, Roger

Roget - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/14 with robin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/13

Brian Rodgers - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/13 with Simon Pape

mikealexpayne - Lead - 10/Sep/12

DaveInPortwood - 2nd - 09/Sep/12 with Mike Payne

Bex_M - 2nd dog - 28/Jul/12 with Duncan Dunbar

Where is the lower off?! There's a rusty looking stake but it doesn't seem safe. Other than that there are lower offs out left and right but they are not well positioned for this climb.
jonleighton - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12

danieltuck - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/12 with Shep

biobuild - Lead dog - 01/Jul/12 with tuck

Rossco78 - Lead O/S - 05/May/12

Unfinished business, now finished
madasten - Lead - 01/Apr/12 with Miquel

Harder and more worthwhile than it looks from the ground! Not very sustained. Was still pumped from earlier so couldn't hang the ledge once I'd got round the roof.
madasten - Lead dnf - 25/Mar/12 with Miquel

Oceanic - 30/Oct/11

lozowen - Lead - 15/Aug/11 with Sally Owen

pwilkie - Lead dog - 13/Aug/11 with nick ferro

nick ferro - 13/Aug/11

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11 with Birdo

Annoying once I saw the others do the move to get over the bulge. Wide right foot. I was obsessed with the crack. Will have to come back to finish.
treg - Lead dnf - 28/May/11 with Chris S

catblack - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/11 with Andy Barker

Andrew Barker - 2nd - 18/Apr/11 with Cat Black

Hidden - Lead dnf - 19/Mar/11

uphillnow - 2011

migs493 - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/10 with RS

BicepAndrews - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/10 with Amy Griffiths

chrism225 - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10 with Spiros

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/10

Thought this climb was truly terrible. Couldn't do the crux...if you're good enough to do the crux then you probably won't enjoy the easy rest of the climb.
dashitboarder - Lead dnf - 30/Aug/10 with Dad and Jess

Terrible route. Polished and harder to come down than to go up. Not recomended!
R8JimBob88 - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/10 with Laura

jamesgodwin64 - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/10 with Gaz, Phil Craven

Jamming to pass the roof is the crux then traverse right.
climberjames - Lead O/S - 31/May/10

RalphC - 2nd - 18/May/10 with Ed

odox - Lead - 03/May/10 with Andrew Birtwistle

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/10

Can't believe this route isn't starred, but then I'm a fan off both jamming and powerful moves on good holds! Thoroughly enjoyable route.
lrandall - Lead O/S - 03/Jan/10 with Dave Holmes

Hidden - TR - 03/Jan/10

nickcanute - Lead - 2010

stp - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/09 with Ralph

Hard move to pass the first overhang...... jamming on limestone ??
JWB - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/09 with Jon Gill

andyebbens - Lead - 13/Aug/09 with Steve E

Sankey - TR - 13/Aug/09 with Andy E

Quite a physical route, not just vertical pulling on holds
Gambit - Lead O/S - 28/May/09 with Steve

Matt Bennett - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead dog - 29/Mar/09

JonnySchofield - Lead dog - 28/Feb/09 with Sergio

Tadams - Lead O/S - 28/Feb/09 with Eddie Garside

jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 2009 with john beardmore

thefuturesmiles - Lead O/S - 2008

Hidden - TR dnf - 04/Aug/07

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

ducle - 2nd dog - 11/Mar/07 with Pythonist

Pythonist - Lead - 11/Mar/07 with Nick Shuttleworth

Adam Potter - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/06

RichardMc - Lead - 14/Sep/05 with Dave Langmead

Joe Costello - Lead O/S - Jul/05

bigphil - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/04 with Toby

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