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Arachonothera Direct* 6b+

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12m. The easiest route up the buttress. Climb the wall to enter the groove which is more awkward than it looks. Finish with a difficult move above the overlap. © ROCKFAX
FA. Tony Howard, R.Holt (aid)1960s. FFA. (as a bold and loose E3 5c) J.Campbell, Chris Addy, M.Horlov 1976. Bolted in 1996 with the 2000
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Tried this a few years back. Couldn't remember any of the moves other than it being hard to the pocket at the top. First go today.
Adam_42 - Lead RP - 30/Mar/14 with Dan

Big moves too finish.
James Oakes - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Lizzie Wilkins, Stephanie Pohlmann, Jon Daynes

scottski - Lead RP - 23/Mar/14 with A. Baguley

pete1993 - Lead - 22/Mar/14 with Nick

Got it on my second attempt
Jack93 - Lead RP - 16/Mar/14 with Emily Mobley

Hidden - Lead rpt - 22/Sep/13

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 14/Sep/13

First ever climb many years ago but still no pushover!
davidliu - Lead RP - 05/Sep/13 with James Dexter

Too scary to drop for the left hand on lead, having never tried it
Cake - Lead dnf - 01/Sep/13 with John Cooper, Matt

Gus - Lead - 18/Aug/13 with simon "the horse" wilson

J.Wells - Lead β - 10/Aug/13 with Ima Nahumury

GrantB - Lead - 06/Jul/13 with Team York (RELOAD)

Pleased with this. Red point due to fogging glasses.
petellis - Lead RP - 06/Jul/13 with Broomy, Sloth

i dunno why but this is harder for me that the 6c right of this??
jamesgodwin64 - Lead rpt - 03/Jul/13 with John Copper

Had done the indirect
GuyVG - Lead β - 11/Jun/13 with Lee cooper

Hidden - Lead dog - 10/Jun/13

Hidden - TR rpt - 04/Jun/13

Ian Broome - Lead rpt - 04/Jun/13 with Rich Wainwright

Lead the 6b, reversed and did the 6b+ finish for completion, and to make the lower off easier. Pretty tired.
Daniel Heath - Lead rpt - 02/Jun/13 with Maddie

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

Hidden - Lead - 19/May/13

Toby Dunn - Lead O/S - 11/May/13

leon - Lead β - 01/May/13 with Alex

Hidden - Lead - 30/Apr/13

Felt bloody hard for 6b+! Much easier when you have it dialled.
spidermonkey09 - Lead RP - 23/Apr/13 with Nathan Price, Tom Frost

np134 - Lead rpt - 23/Apr/13 with J. Hulbert, T. Frost

Hidden - Lead - 21/Apr/13

DDDD - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/13 with Sham

Bulls Crack - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/13 with SP

Hidden - Lead RP - 24/Feb/13

TommityP - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/12

EmilyElouise - Lead dnf - 20/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead RP - 08/Sep/12

david morse - Lead β - 02/Sep/12 with chris todd

had done the 6b version previously
Jake Young - Lead β - 22/Aug/12 with Chris

goddamm7 - 2nd dog - 11/Aug/12 with sarah batson

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Adam

Si dH - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with Dan H

Very fall-offable
Daniel Heath - Lead β - 27/May/12 with Si

Matt Shepherd - Lead dog - 27/May/12

chiverstom - Lead O/S - 22/May/12 with Adam Butterworth

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead - 22/May/12 with Steve Adams

maybe_si - Lead O/S - 21/May/12

Felt hard to me but it was the first route of the year
martroberts - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12

khawk - Lead dog - 01/Apr/12 with DT

peteramsden - Lead RP - Apr/12

Matt JM Stevens - Lead RP - 28/Mar/12

Dan Jenkin - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Ellie Pygall

elliepygall - Lead rpt - 25/Mar/12 with Dan Jenkin

Hidden - 17/Mar/12

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - Lead RP - 10/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead - 03/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 11/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead β - 28/Jun/11

Was meant to be the 'warm up'... took me three goes to get the last move!
Joughton - Lead dog - 19/Jun/11

belay bunny turned bad - 2nd - 19/Jun/11 with loundsy

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

Hidden - Lead dnf - 05/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead rpt - 04/Jun/11

catblack - Lead O/S - 06/May/11 with Andy Barker

Having done the original previously.
richardr - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/11

mark20 - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11

metal arms - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11

alaan - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/11 with Broom

jamiev - Lead rpt - 20/Mar/11 with Tim Parkinson

Ian Broome - Lead rpt - 20/Mar/11 with Al

robandian - Lead RP - 2011

Hidden - Lead rpt - 12/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead RP - Sep/10

Didn't realise the last move was a slap!
migs493 - Lead dog - 30/Aug/10 with RS

greenclimb - Lead rpt - 26/Aug/10

JulesV - 22/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead - 21/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Aug/10

nai - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/10 with Jay, David

drewish - Lead β - 06/Aug/10 with SteveE9

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

Last thing at night, felt tired and did not want to fall off at the top.
Gambit - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/10 with Dave, Barney

greenclimb - Lead rpt - 18/Jul/10

mrtom - Lead dog - 10/Jul/10 with Mark Lim, Mike Stephenson, Roger HSmith

nathanlee - Lead β - 03/Jul/10 with Dom Lee

belay bunny turned bad - 2nd - 02/Jul/10 with loundsy

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

belay bunny turned bad - Lead dog - 01/Jul/10 with loundsy

tatz45 - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/10 with Katy Vose

Did this after hungry eyes as getting dark. good route.
jamiev - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/10 with Tom Lewis

mattyork2 - Lead rpt - 17/Jun/10 with Niall Grimes

highrepute - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/10

Brown - Lead O/S - 26/May/10 with Jon B

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/May/10

Ian Broome - Lead rpt - 20/May/10 with Rich Wainwright

Really nice climb, gets more interesting the higher you get.
smudge - Lead RP - 11/May/10 with Joe Shaw

moves above the overlap felt nails.
Dan Lane - Lead dog - 09/May/10 with Laurie Carefoot, Martin Kocsis

greenclimb - Lead RP - 08/May/10

1time! - Lead RP - May/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Mar/10

Ian Broome - Lead - 27/Mar/10 with Nick

Brian Rodgers - Lead rpt - 21/Mar/10 with Mike Todd

tricky and interesting climbing.
john lynch - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/10 with joe grondowski

thrutch - Lead - 2010 with Sven

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/Oct/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09

Hidden - 27/Aug/09

PeteH - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/09 with Chris Fox, Julian ?

Hidden - Lead rpt - 25/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 19/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Aug/09

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

Ian Broome - Lead rpt - 11/Aug/09 with Rich Wainwright

Hidden - Lead rpt - Jul/09

Joe Costello - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/09 with Matt and Mike

Hidden - Lead rpt - 24/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead RP - 02/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/09

Ian Broome - Lead - 02/May/09 with Tom, Jo

galpinos - Lead rpt - 25/Apr/09 with Ben & Brian

galpinos - Lead β - 25/Apr/09 with Ben & Brian

gingerwolf - Lead RP - 2009

mattwyles1 - Lead RP - 2009

gregoritos - 2009

tedj234 - Lead rpt - 30/Aug/08 with Kate Campbell

Hidden - Lead - 29/Aug/08

Andrew Barker - Lead β - 23/Aug/08 with Nick Rabb

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 17/Aug/08

Did the left hand finish at 6b.
PenJD - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/08 with Dave Johnson

put the clips in for Dave,
loonyclimber - Lead rpt - 13/Aug/08 with Dave Mullett

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/08 with Rachel Hassall

end of the day - too tired to pull
Mick r - Lead dog - 16/Jul/08 with Dave

warm up - one rest at the top
Mick r - TR dog - 13/Jul/08 with Rob

morganator - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/08 with Anna Lise

Brian Rodgers - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/08 with Mike Todd

tlr - 2nd - 17/Jun/08 with Henry

Hidden - Lead dog - 08/Jun/08

craig d - Lead rpt - Jun/08 with Mark Bridgman-Smith

Stig - TR - 31/May/08 with Greg

A good intro to peak limestone....felt quite insecure and hard to read.
Morgan Woods - Lead O/S - 26/May/08 with Iain

Too hard a warm up for me!
catt - Lead dog - 26/May/08 with Morgan Woods

First route back after snapped tendon!
loonyclimber - 2nd - 18/May/08 with Mad Mick Radford

Mick r - Lead - 17/May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/08

Peter Dickinson - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/Oct/07

Stig - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/07 with Goi

SarahM - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Skygodley

Hidden - Lead - 17/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead - 17/Mar/07

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/06

Hidden - Lead β - 15/Jul/06

Hidden - Jun/06

Hidden - TR - 06/May/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/06

Boy - 2006

Hidden - 2006

mark s - 2005

robyn1 - 2005

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/03

Hidden - 2003

climber34neil - 2002

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/98

sadams - Lead - 05/Jun/97 with John Fletcher

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/96

tlr - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/96

Hidden - 1990

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Style of ascent

Lead142 of 167 (85.0%)
Followed8 of 167 (4.8%)
Toproped4 of 167 (2.4%)
Unknown13 of 167 (7.8%)

'Climbed'38 of 167 (22.8%)
clean O/S49 of 167 (29.3%)
clean β12 of 167 (7.2%)
clean rpt32 of 167 (19.2%)
clean RP20 of 167 (12.0%)
dogged13 of 167 (7.8%)
dnf3 of 167 (1.8%)