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[Last route of the day, 3 kb]14m. An excellent route for the grade with good moves on superb rock. The wall to the right of Olaf has several sets of cracks. Climb the right-hand set (or the others at 5a) then make a delicate traverse left along the sloping ledge to gain a ledge and tree. Finish up the crack above. © ROCKFAX
FA. Alan Austin, Jennifer Ruffe 1959

Ticklists: Allan Austin Classics.

Photo: Last route of the day © Glyn
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 203 logbooks, and on 10 wishlists.

Robin Nichols - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/14 with Roger

Roget - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/14 with robin

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

Jim Slater - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/14 with Maia

Gibbered a bit on the traverse. Shameful.
MYox - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/14 with Barbara

rob.grafton - AltLd - 17/Jun/14 with Phil Evans

petegunn - Lead - 13/Jun/14 with Davina

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

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jun/14

1poundSOCKS - 2nd rpt - 24/Apr/14

bobpilgrem - Lead dog - 24/Apr/14 with Matthew

adie84 - 2014

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead - 29/Sep/13

Mowglee - 2nd O/S - 14/Sep/13 with Ali

Nice delicate climbing
odox - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/13 with Sam Webb

Just remember, three stars on Yorkshire limestone, one star anywhere else!
David_Gledson - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with Alan

Hidden - Lead - 31/Jul/13

BenedictIEP - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Vicky Jennings

Nice, bit of fun retreaving some gear.
Alex Thompson - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Ian

vix - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Ben

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/13

did 5a start
jon_gill1 - 2nd O/S - 26/May/13 with ross garfoot, john ripley

hotfeet - Lead O/S - 25/May/13

bobstones - 2nd - 25/May/13

StuartP - 2nd - 25/May/13

WB - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/13

papashango - Lead - 05/Apr/13 with Rob

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/12

Calder - 2nd - 15/Sep/12 with Ste

stemill - Lead - 15/Sep/12 with Graham

1poundSOCKS - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/12

Nickster - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/12 with alan Purgues

malteserEd - Lead - 28/Jul/12

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

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jul/12

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

Lenny - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/12 with Julie

Spongeclimber - 2nd O/S - May/12 with adi bryant

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Apr/12

Some trees you hug, Some trees you don't. Karen gave this one a real good cuddle.
bigmrp - Lead - 28/Apr/12 with KC

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

gforce - Lead - 15/Apr/12 with Emma

PaulHermes - 2nd - 08/Apr/12 with Tibor

Hidden - 06/Apr/12

minT(HUN) - Lead - 2012 with PaulHermes

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

Danny Crump - Lead - 12/Nov/11 with John Andrews, Sarah Pentelow

The crack at the top felt hard for VS, not sure the pelting rain helped either!
katiep - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/11 with Callan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Oct/11

Hidden - 01/Oct/11

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

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/11

Nicely done Laura
greenroom - 2nd β - 11/Jul/11 with Laura Todd

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Jun/11

timmsy - Lead - 20/Jun/11 with Neil

Direct start.
Anthony Dixon - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/11

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

Si dH - 2nd O/S - 31/May/11 with Andy

bigdrew - Lead O/S - 31/May/11 with Si

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/11

Need to trust your feet on the traverse, but otherwise pleasent.
nickdunn - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11 with Chris Dennis

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 27/Apr/11 with Bern Hardman

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

Mike Soulby - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Rob Middleton

psychomansam - 2nd - 10/Apr/11

thetradlad - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/11 with Harry Thorpe

Harry Thorpe - 2nd O/S - 03/Apr/11 with Jake Lodge

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/11

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2011

escalade - 2011

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

tmawer - 2nd rpt - 16/Oct/10 with Andy Taylor

alisonk - 2nd - 10/Oct/10 with Martin

Don't try to mantle the slopey ledge, just head left to the better crack, then up to the safety of the tree.
Karlos - Lead dog - 28/Aug/10 with Ben

Hidden - Lead - 22/Aug/10

aberSam - 2nd - 10/Jul/10 with Andrew Barnes

Andy_B39 - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Sam Edwards

Shauna - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Jules

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

markfairbank - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with Paul Sheehan, Ray Sharples

Phil79 - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10 with Kafoozalem, Tony

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

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

adi bryant - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Jake, Lee

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Oct/09

gibbered somewhat more than neccesary and offered to bear the tree's babies when I reached it
pebbles - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/09

snakebite - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09 with Matt Reynolds

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/09

Jack00 - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/09 with Stig

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

bridget143 - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/09 with Sion

Andrew1 - Lead - 24/Jun/09 with Ros

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

Hidden - 2nd - 10/May/09

Sankey - Lead O/S - 03/May/09 with Luke

Seymore Butt - 2009

jcurley - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/08 with Mark A Humphries

dts - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/08 with Andy Taylor

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Oct/08

Hidden - Lead - 20/Sep/08

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

Abi Chard - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/08 with Ian

ian caton - 2nd - Jul/08 with Abi

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/08

Solo repeat of my first trad lead.
butterworthtom - Solo rpt - 26/Apr/08 with Charlie Rowatt

thrutch - Lead - 26/Apr/08 with helen

Glyn - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Feb/08

AndrewJenkins - 2008

Al Evans - 2008

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/07

petellis - Lead dnf - 14/Jul/07 with Jenny Clarke

1st Yorkshire limestone route - felt easy for VS
Mattyk - Lead O/S - 26/May/07 with Jamie Moss & Ali Kennedy

Ian Parnell - Lead O/S - May/07 with Ali Mynett

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2007

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Oct/06

chicken88 - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/06 with Tom Butterworth

First traditional lead
butterworthtom - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/06 with Chris Clements

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/06

Trobbo - 2nd - 20/Jul/06 with steve crossley

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/06

first route ever on limestone, first solo ever on limestone 2yrs later
Alex Mason - Solo - 28/Apr/06 with Steve Ramsden

Marq - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/06 with Daniel Dennehy

jim robertson - 2006

Hidden - 2006

ChrisJD - 2nd - 04/Sep/05 with Clare & Rich

MeMeMe - Lead O/S - Aug/05

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

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

Brown - Lead - 12/Mar/05 with Timmy

first limestone route. first route on malham. see junkyard angel & crossbones/east wall
Ram MkiV - Lead O/S - 2005 with Alex Mason

Phill Mitch - Lead O/S - 2005 with john d

DavidR - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/04 with Aidan McGuffie and Matt Smith

Paul Figg - Lead - 01/Aug/04

Andy S - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/04

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 27/Aug/03 with Pete Twist

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/03

sims - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/03 with Nick

Smelly Fox - 2nd - 29/Mar/03 with Mark Button

PenJD - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/02 with Jon Ascroft

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/02 with Mark Vandome

Nick Beckett - Lead - 2002 with Chiara Bonotto

Hidden - Lead - 16/Sep/00

RobSimmo - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/99 with Steve Goodens, Jon Berry

kato'sdad - Lead - 10/Jun/99 with Rob Simpson

aldred - 2nd O/S - 1999

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

innes - 1996

Trobbo - Lead - 10/Aug/95 with john blower

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 10/Jul/95

tapley - Lead - 05/May/95 with Alison Tapley

rob.grafton - AltLd - 1995 with barry maybank, Bruce

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/93

Ezy Ryder - Lead O/S - 1993 with Obes

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

whispering nic - May/92 with andy farnell

malc - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/91

KingM - Lead - 13/Apr/91 with Pete Hankinson

mattnuttall - 2nd - 29/Aug/90 with Alan Holden

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jun/90

Andy Hyslop - Mar/90

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Mar/90

Hidden - 1990

David Smith - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 1990

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Apr/89

Andy Say - Lead - 06/Aug/88

BigHairyIan - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/88 with Tufty (Stewart Moffat)

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jul/87

Steve Crowe - 2nd O/S - 25/Jan/87 with SimonGee

Richard White - 1987

steve taylor - Lead O/S - Sep/86 with rob the vet

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/86

hazeysunshine - Lead O/S - 1986

John Brayshaw - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/85 with Chris

Neil R - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/85 with Sharon

Tim Bateman - 2nd - 12/May/85

Hammy - 2nd - 16/Nov/84 with Clive Davies, Phil Dowthwaite

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/84

RichardMc - Lead - 02/Jul/83 with Dave Langmead

Nic Robinson - 1982

Bruce Kerr - 2nd - 14/Feb/81 with Roy Williamson

How on earth does this get ***? It is utterly mundane.
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 1979 with Mike Wright

Hidden - Solo - 05/Mar/78

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jun/76

Hidden - Lead - 1975

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 08/Jun/67

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 30/Oct/66 with Bob Knapton

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Voting
Total votes cast 78
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easy HVS0 of 27
hard VS3 of 27
VS17 of 27
easy VS7 of 27
hard HS0 of 27
HS0 of 27
easy HS0 of 27
hard 5a0 of 23
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easy 5a0 of 23
hard 4c1 of 23
4c20 of 23
easy 4c2 of 23
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 203 (3.0%)
Lead111 of 203 (54.7%)
Followed65 of 203 (32.0%)
Alt Leads3 of 203 (1.5%)
Unknown18 of 203 (8.9%)

'Climbed'81 of 203 (39.9%)
clean O/S113 of 203 (55.7%)
clean β1 of 203 (0.5%)
clean rpt5 of 203 (2.5%)
dogged2 of 203 (1.0%)
dnf1 of 203 (0.5%)