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Close to the Edge* 6a+

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[Dave on the crux, 3 kb]18m. The short corner on the lower wall is awkward. Higher up, keep to the left of the arete. © ROCKFAX
FA. Sid Siddiqui, B.Cropper 1998

Photo: Dave on the crux © Oceanwall
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This climb is in 41 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

drcorbasisgod - Lead O/S - Apr/14 with Graham Elliott

RadekNowak - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/14

mikealexpayne - 2nd - 18/Sep/13

mikealexpayne - 2nd - 18/Sep/13

chancer - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/13

DaveInPortwood - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13

georgenvk - Lead dog - 22/Jun/13 with martina

Hard first few bolts in the groove then pretty easy above. Nice enough.
Nick Sherring - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/13 with Marc Lloyd, Max Lowry, Paul Borland

Gambit - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/12 with Barney

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/May/12

couldnt work out corner and was forced to rest,then pulled quite a funky move for 6a+ and finished!hard for 6a+, neerer 6b in my opinion.
jon_gill1 - Lead dog - 28/Aug/11 with Ian Stokes

Hidden - 2nd dog - 28/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd dog - 19/Jun/11

lozowen - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 2011

chrism225 - Lead RP - 04/Sep/10 with Spiros

migs493 - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10 with RS

alright route, felt quite hard in the groove. Led on Martin's QD's.
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with Laurie Carefoot, Martin Kocsis

Anthony Allsopp - Lead dog - 24/Apr/10 with Sandy Holford

dicky79 - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Pete

jshields - Lead - 11/Oct/09 with Steve Ebbens

tigertim - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/09 with James Noble

tigertim - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/09 with James Noble

Tricky lower corner to figure out.
dave_middleton - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/09 with Mad Mick

Mick r - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/09 with Dave

Hidden - Lead - 23/May/09

Milnes - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with Stacey

SamStokes - Lead β - 19/Apr/09 with Sam Clarke

Clarky10 - Lead - 19/Apr/09 with Sam Stokes

DannyK - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/09 with Christos

Hidden - Lead - 2009

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/08 with Andy

Hidden - TR - 08/Jun/08

gonzo_ls9 - 2008

no stunner but had its fun bits.
Jon_Warner - Lead O/S - 2007 with Tom

ccrowle - AltLd O/S - Aug/06 with Matty boy

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2000

marcoleptic - Lead - 2000

David Smith - 2000

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jul/99

Voting
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Style of ascent

Lead32 of 41 (78.0%)
Followed5 of 41 (12.2%)
Toproped1 of 41 (2.4%)
Alt Leads1 of 41 (2.4%)
Unknown2 of 41 (4.9%)

'Climbed'11 of 41 (26.8%)
clean O/S21 of 41 (51.2%)
clean β1 of 41 (2.4%)
clean rpt1 of 41 (2.4%)
clean RP1 of 41 (2.4%)
dogged6 of 41 (14.6%)