Close to the Edge* 6a+
[Dave on the crux, 3 kb]18m.

Rockfax Description
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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Hard start, very easy finish. Not the best for a warm-up.
1poundSOCKS - Lead β - 25/Jul/15

ben.phillips - Lead β - 11/Jul/15 with Jared Kitchen

chris85 - Lead O/S - Jul/15

tom.truhelka - Lead O/S - 23/May/15

Alex Thompson - TR O/S - 17/May/15 with Nick Bond, Ian Carr

georgenvk - Lead RP - 10/May/15 with gympaul

Hidden - 2nd - 10/May/15

Gympaul - May/15

Lorčne - Lead - 26/Sep/14 with Gloria Lin

Relaxed second half, overall a dirty climb
Gloria - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/14 with Christopher Heil

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

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

cymjt - 2010

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 L

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

D Tempest - Lead - Mar/00 with Rick

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2000

marcoleptic - Lead - 2000

uphillnow - 2000

D Tempest - Lead - 29/Aug/99 with Rick

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jul/99

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