K3*** 8a+
[JC does K3, 4 kb]20m.

Rockfax Description
A Peak classic. Lots of undercutting is needed to cross the bulges; it is hard all the way without ever being really desperate.
K5, 8b - Connect K3 to the finish of Powerplant. Undercut city!
K2, 8b+ - Connect K3 to Bored of the Lies belay. © ROCKFAX

FA. Seb Grieve 1994. A very long term project.

Ticklists: Classic Hard Peak Limestone, Peak District Limestone top 50 sport up to 8a+, Rockfax Peak Limestone Top 50, Peak limestone north graded list - sport.

Photo: JC does K3 © Dave Bond
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This climb is in 32 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

Finally! I really had to fight for this. Had two knees rip out on me on redpoint but I was so fired up it didn't matter.
AlistairB - Lead RP - 23/Sep/15 with Lisa

No knees!
Haydn Jones - Lead rpt - 11/Sep/15 with Keith sharples

Steve Hickie - Lead - 07/Aug/15

highrepute - Lead RP - 26/Jul/15

Luke Dawson - Lead RP - 23/Jul/15 with Haydn Jones

bfreeman - Lead RP - 03/Aug/14 with Jon Freeman

NDD - Lead RP - 31/Jul/14 with Malcolm, ben f, Will

Haydn Jones - Lead RP - 31/Jul/14

realbobsmith - Lead RP - 30/Jul/14 with mia stacey

Hidden - Lead RP - 28/Jul/14

jfreeman - Lead RP - 26/Jul/14 with Ben Freeman

mic_b - Lead RP - 22/Jul/13 with Dave Bond

Hidden - Lead RP - Sep/11

nickmoulden - Lead RP - 08/Aug/11

lx - Lead - 23/Jun/11 with chris, rob

Apharri - Lead RP - 28/Aug/10 with Marie Richards

Ethan - Lead - 31/Jul/10 with Stone

shark - Lead RP - 29/Jul/10 with Nic Kidd

Hidden - Lead RP - 22/Jul/10

Boy - Lead RP - 24/Jun/10 with Andy Crome

uptown - Lead RP - 24/Jun/10 with Boy

Hidden - Lead RP - 22/Jun/10

Top Quality!
Simon Davis - Lead RP - 17/Jun/10 with Dave Mclaughlin

very good.
dav - Lead RP - 17/Jun/10 with Si Davis

bigie bob - Lead RP - 04/Jun/10

J_Clark - 27/May/10

Cassidy - Lead RP - 16/Aug/05 with Henners

Decided that hold on crux was tooo painful to resurrect as a project
shark - Lead dog - 13/Jul/05 with Ian Patterson

Split a tip dogging crux.
shark - Lead dnf - 02/Jul/05

kristian - Lead RP - 2001

WuDavid - Lead RP - 2000

Mike Owen - Lead RP - 08/Oct/95 with Andy Hough

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Charlie Noakes, Steve Hickie, Cassius

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