Balas*** E5 6b
22m. An awesome line with some equally impressive and quality climbing. Climb the corner to the bulge and then head out left (crux) to a lower-off. © ROCKFAX
FA. Dave Nicol, T.Salmon (Aid) 1964. FFA. Martin Berzins 1981

Ticklists: Trad climbs for sport climbers, UK Extreme Corners.

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 33 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

akhughes - Lead - 16/Aug/12

uptown - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/12 with Nik Jennings, Sean_J

Hidden - 2011

Absolutely stunning. Good gear. Put draws in frankie for mike, and flashed the top move of both routes. All the groove was O/S. Brilliant.
Alex Mason - Lead β - 19/Jul/10 with Mikey G

Adam Lincoln - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/10 with Jordan Buys

Hidden - May/10

Seymore Butt - 2009

mgeek - Lead β - Sep/07 with Tony Stone

Richard White - Lead O/S - 2007

Boy - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead O/S - 2005

innes - Lead O/S - Jun/00

andy farnell - 1999

sadams - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/96 with John Boyle

Paul Clarke - Lead - 1996 with Paul Greenland

Classic Kilnsey E5. Tried it once before but flashed it today.
Steve Crowe - Lead β - 08/May/95 with KM

robyn1 - 1995

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/94 with Dad

Still can't get the last moves clean!
Dave Musgrove - 2nd dog - 28/Aug/94 with David

Stoney Boy - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/94 with Nick Biven

Nick Biven - 2nd - 29/Jun/94 with Simon Cundy

mikedelderfield - Lead β - 01/May/94 with Steven Delderfield

keefe - 1993

shark - Lead - 1992

First on sight E5.
Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/91 with Bruce woodley

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/90

Hidden - Lead - 24/Jun/90

We both failed on the finishing moves. A great E4 6a to the top of the groove though!
Dave Musgrove - Lead dnf - 27/Apr/90 with Kim Greenald

mark mcgowan01 - 1990

Mike Owen - 22/Jun/89 with Dave Hinton

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 06/Jun/87 with Murray Hamilton

Hidden - Lead - 31/May/87

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Bloke on a Rope, Ian Jones

Voting
Total votes cast 34
hard E60 of 12
E60 of 12
easy E60 of 12
hard E57 of 12
E53 of 12
easy E51 of 12
hard E41 of 12
E40 of 12
easy E40 of 12
hard 6c0 of 10
6c0 of 10
easy 6c0 of 10
hard 6b0 of 10
6b10 of 10
easy 6b0 of 10
hard 6a0 of 10
6a0 of 10
easy 6a0 of 10
3 Stars11 of 12
2 Stars1 of 12
1 Star0 of 12
0 Stars0 of 12
Bag of .....0 of 12
Please Login as Existing User to rate this climb.
Style of ascent

Lead
Followed
Unknown
Climbed
Clean O/S
Clean β
dogged
dnf