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Pikedaw Wall*** HVS 5a

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[Guy Maddox seconding Pikedaw wall on his stag do, 3 kb]14m. A splendid little climb past the small niche. The start is steep and the move to leave the niche is tricky but you are rewarded by some good holds above. Move up and left to a tree then follow the wall above to the top. © ROCKFAX
FA. Alan Austin, Brian Evans 1961

Photo: Guy Maddox seconding Pikedaw wall on his stag do © Oliver Wright
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This climb is in 201 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/14

Foot slip on starting moves. Good lead from Maia, hard moves through the crux.
Jim Slater - 2nd rpt - 09/Aug/14 with Maia

mattnuttall - 2nd rpt - 29/Jun/14 with Andy Wilson

Indeed it is splendid :)
petegunn - Lead - 13/Jun/14 with Davina

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/14

Hmmmm, bit dirty at the top. Not massively impressed, Junkyard Angel much better HVS.
Martin Davies - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/14 with Matt Harris

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jun/14

1poundSOCKS - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/14

bobpilgrem - 2nd - 24/Apr/14 with Matthew

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14

adie84 - 2014

westaway - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/13

Mowglee - Lead rpt - 14/Sep/13 with Ali

Tough for a warm up, nice though!
odox - TR O/S - 31/Aug/13 with Sam Webb

Hidden - 2nd - 31/Jul/13

BenedictIEP - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Vicky Jennings

JUGS!!
Alex Thompson - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Ian

Once upon a time there was a HVS, it had jugs, the end
vix - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Ben

Very nice, steep start, eases off on top section
mamboochris - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13 with Andrew

Ally Smith - 2nd - 08/Jun/13 with El Bailos

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13

markalmack - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/13 with gregg capon

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

jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with ross garfoot, john ripley

One rest - these 5a routes seem to get harder!
hotfeet - Lead dog - 25/May/13

scott quinn - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Sep/12

A tough start, and once in the groove a 'get the gear in and go for it' kind of attitude would really help! A pleasant romp after the crux.
Calder - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Ste

stemill - 2nd - 15/Sep/12 with Graham

1poundSOCKS - 2nd - 20/Aug/12

malteserEd - Lead - 28/Jul/12

Bart fell off the start, and I almost did too
Olli-C - 2nd - 24/Jul/12 with Bart Harris

Rachel Slater - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/12 with Chi Huo Cheng

Chi Cheng - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/12 with Rachel Stater

catblack - Lead - 21/Jul/12 with Si

JonnoP - Lead - 02/Jun/12 with Paul Burke

Laurence Everitt - 2nd O/S - 07/May/12 with Mike Gadd

mikeyg - Lead O/S - 07/May/12 with Laurence Everitt

petekeron - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12 with Chris Wright

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Apr/12

Andy Graham - 2nd O/S - 18/Nov/11 with Dan Miller

Hidden - 01/Oct/11

Milne - Lead dnf - 01/Oct/11 with sarah.

Ridiculously hard!
Sarah Brookes - 2nd dog - 01/Oct/11

gforce - 2nd - 21/Sep/11 with Dave O

dave o - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/11 with Graham

beds74 - Lead - 14/Aug/11 with Craig Hartley

hartleycsh - 2nd - 14/Aug/11 with Paul Bedford

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/11 with Adam Hughes

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 23/Jul/11 with Dan

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jun/11

Anthony Dixon - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/11

Si dH - Lead rpt - 31/May/11 with Andy

bigdrew - 2nd O/S - 31/May/11 with Si

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/May/11

Great climb. Couldn't get any gear to stick reliably above the tree, so run out.
nickdunn - Lead β - 30/Apr/11 with Chris Dennis

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Apr/11

First time at Malham. Brill
coombsy - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/11 with James Clarkson

bbangbala - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/11 with Tom Greenham

psychomansam - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11

Jordan - 2nd - 01/Apr/11 with Naomi Buys

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/11

kitch22 - 2nd O/S - 28/Jan/11 with Jack Colbeck

Jack00 - Lead rpt - 28/Jan/11 with John Walsh

Hidden - 2nd - 2011

escalade - 2011

greenroom - 2nd O/S - 2011 with Matt F

tmawer - Lead rpt - 16/Oct/10 with Andy Taylor

Hidden - TR O/S - 10/Oct/10

Hidden - TR dog - 10/Oct/10

landskip - Lead - Jun/10 with rob weston

cold, windy and threatening rain
Tony Holdsworth - Lead rpt - 27/May/10 with Peter Harris

Dave Warburton - 2nd O/S - 15/May/10 with gareth uglow

Ewan Russell - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with Dave Warburton

I am such a tard. Fell off the crux after looking at/trying it and quivering for no less than 15 mins. Then did it easily immediately afterwards. Grrr.
Mowglee - Lead dog - 15/May/10 with Dave Warburton

Popkids - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10 with Phil, Kafoozalem

Very nice little route
Phil79 - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Kafoozalem

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

craig matheson - 2010

Hidden - Lead - 04/Oct/09

excellent lead by crofty
pebbles - 2nd - 04/Oct/09

Kirk - 2nd - 04/Oct/09 with Peri, Crofty

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 19/Sep/09 with Mike

Jack00 - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/09 with Stig

Stig - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/09 with Jack

akhughes - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/09 with Mgeek

Si dH - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/09 with Neil Furniss

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/09

Must return - did not trust gear for some of the first moves.
bridget143 - Lead dnf - 11/Jul/09 with Sion

Claire Taylor - 2nd O/S - 02/Jul/09 with Chris Vanderhoven

vanderz - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/09 with Graham Plant

Andrew1 - Lead - 24/Jun/09 with Ros

Light showers.
slacky - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/09

Ace.
stuckonarock - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/09 with Matthew

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/09

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/09

Sankey - 2nd O/S - 03/May/09 with Luke

thebigfriendlymoose - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Stephen

Katie Marshall - Lead - 25/Apr/09 with Tuze, Pete Harris

mbambi - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/09

Seymore Butt - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Sep/08

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Aug/08

howlingbaboon - 2nd O/S - 04/Jul/08 with Pete

third time if not fourth
ian caton - Lead - Jul/08 with Abi

luke1986 - Lead O/S - Jun/08

Al Evans - 2008

Hidden - Lead - 23/Oct/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/07

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 22/Sep/07

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 08/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead - 22/Aug/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Aug/07

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/07

joe larner - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/07

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/07 with Jim

Jug fest warm up.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/07 with Vash Steve and Rob

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/06

Trobbo - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/06 with steve crossley

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/06

Marq - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/06 with Daniel Dennehy

Hidden - 2006

leathers - 2006

ChrisJD - Lead - 04/Sep/05 with Clare & Rich

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/May/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/05

Brown - Lead - 12/Mar/05 with Timmy

Ram MkiV - Lead O/S - 2005 with Alex Mason

DavidR - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/04 with Aidan McGuffie and Matt Smith

French Erick - 2nd - 07/Aug/04 with Dave Kerr, Steve Richardson

Paul Figg - Lead - 01/Aug/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2004

Shaw Brown - 2nd - 12/Oct/03 with David Jones

Dave Kerr - AltLd - 02/Aug/03 with Simon Reid

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/03

sims - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/03 with Nick

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead - May/02 with Viv

sdht - 2000

mugglewump - 2nd - 16/May/99 with James Swallow

awkward move (at crux)took ages to work out
nickdonohue - Lead - 04/Jul/98 with Derek Ashworth

chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/98 with Mark Gill

innes - 1997

mikedelderfield - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/96 with Steven Delderfield

ste_d - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/96 with mik

leathers - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/94 with Ian Hirst

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 30/Apr/94 with Dibbo

rob.grafton - 2nd - 10/Aug/93 with Bruce

Dave Musgrove - 01/Aug/93 with Cynthia Grindley, David

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/92

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Jun/92

Hidden - 2nd - 17/May/92

Hidden - Lead - 04/May/92

Hidden - Lead rpt - 30/Nov/91

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/91

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Mar/91

mattnuttall - Lead - 29/Aug/90 with Alan Holden

nai - Lead - 27/Jun/90 with Woz

Andy Hyslop - Mar/90

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Mar/90

Hidden - 1990

David Smith - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 1990

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Sep/89

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/89

jfletcher - Lead O/S - 13/May/89 with Tim Newton

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/89

Pete Pozman - Lead rpt - 10/Dec/88 with Justin Shiels

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - 2nd - 10/Apr/88 with Rick Graham

BigHairyIan - 2nd O/S - 17/Mar/88 with Tufty (Stewart Moffat)

andy gittins - 1988

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/87

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 20/Sep/87 with David

John Brayshaw - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/87 with Chris

Richard White - 1987

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/86

Neil R - 2nd - 27/Apr/86

Steve Crowe - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/86 with Bob Bennett

Pete Pozman - 2nd O/S - 03/Apr/86 with Mark Gray

Hidden - 1986

hazeysunshine - Lead O/S - 1986

Mike Owen - 20/Jun/85 with Simon King

malc - 2nd - 16/Jun/85

Tim Bateman - Lead - 12/May/85

RichardMc - 2nd - 02/Jul/83 with Dave Langmead

Andy Say - Lead - 30/May/82

Nic Robinson - 1982

Nic Robinson - Solo - 05/Jul/81

Nic Robinson - Lead - 20/Jun/81 with Nick Bond

Hidden - Lead - 13/Jun/76

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Apr/76

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 27/Aug/72 with Andy Wild

Hidden - Lead - 0000

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Voting
Total votes cast 101
hard E10 of 34
E10 of 34
easy E10 of 34
hard HVS4 of 34
HVS28 of 34
easy HVS1 of 34
hard VS1 of 34
VS0 of 34
easy VS0 of 34
hard 5b0 of 34
5b0 of 34
easy 5b4 of 34
hard 5a10 of 34
5a19 of 34
easy 5a1 of 34
hard 4c0 of 34
4c0 of 34
easy 4c0 of 34
3 Stars14 of 33
2 Stars17 of 33
1 Star2 of 33
0 Stars0 of 33
Bag of .....0 of 33
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 201 (1.0%)
Lead105 of 201 (52.2%)
Followed69 of 201 (34.3%)
Toproped3 of 201 (1.5%)
Alt Leads2 of 201 (1.0%)
Unknown20 of 201 (10.0%)

'Climbed'86 of 201 (42.8%)
clean O/S95 of 201 (47.3%)
clean β1 of 201 (0.5%)
clean rpt13 of 201 (6.5%)
dogged4 of 201 (2.0%)
dnf2 of 201 (1.0%)