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12m. A cleaned middle section. © ROCKFAX
FA. Mick Johnson, Dave Musgrove 2002
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This climb is in 297 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Hidden - TR O/S - 31/Aug/14

Robin Nichols - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Roger

Roget - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14 with robin

Richard P Coates - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14 with Katie

robman - Lead rpt - 27/May/14

Martin Bagshaw - Lead O/S - 24/May/14 with Rich CMC

Maz J - Lead - 19/May/14

ClareG - 04/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/14

andy gittins - 2nd - 27/Apr/14 with Dave Scott-Maxwell

DSM - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/14 with Andy Gittins

cgrace - TR β - 23/Apr/14

Sol Armer - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/14

Rosyk - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/14 with Jay astbury

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/14

farmerwad - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/14 with S.O.C., Ruiaridh

Anne Gumbley - Lead - 30/Mar/14 with Astrid

radioshed - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Heather

NickJH - Lead rpt - Mar/14 with LiamG

Hidden - 2014

absolute shite
ashtond6 - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/13

alp79 - 2nd - 24/Nov/13 with Jonny Ashton

a13x - Lead rpt - 03/Nov/13 with Jessie Harris

BTphonehome - Lead rpt - 26/Oct/13 with Tony

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead - 14/Sep/13

Danny Crump - Lead - 01/Sep/13 with Joe Redhead

Hollywood - 2nd - Sep/13 with Ahogg16

Chris1234H - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/13 with Samjharding95

Another one with a tough move low down. Messed up the finishing move as well - ended up joining the next route on the right at the last bolt
EddieA - Lead dnf - 04/Aug/13 with Matt

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/13

Timo Austino - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Martin Lucas

talldick - 2nd - 16/Jul/13

RossKirtley - Lead - 06/Jul/13 with Luke Robinson

D Tempest - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/13 with Liz

BTphonehome - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13 with Kasha

kasha_gregson - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/13 with Bram

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/13

petekeron - Lead β - 03/Jun/13 with Chris Wright

5+ shouldn't feel this traumatic (bear in mind the cause is me, not the route).
Calder - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Johnny, Mark

Hidden - Lead - 30/May/13

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

eburki1 - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/13

smollett - Lead - 20/Apr/13 with ian

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 04/Apr/13

henry peter jenkins - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/13 with jake mcmanus, robbie jenkins

undoingtheknots - Apr/13

spacecadetjake - Apr/13 with henry peter jenkins, Robbie jenkins

TallPaulT - Lead O/S - 2013

Hidden - Lead - 2013

Hidden - TR O/S - 17/Nov/12

Rachel Somerville - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/12 with Richard Toon

Marq - Lead rpt - 27/Oct/12 with Vicky Lisle

took quite a few rests but could not make it to the top
Vicky L - 2nd dnf - 27/Oct/12 with Marq

JanBella - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/12 with simon, Marek

bieganowski - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/12 with jan bella

petekeron - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/12 with Chris Wright, Dickon Morris

Hidden - Lead dog - 04/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Jul/12

tobyk - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/12 with Emma Akam

adamjeffs - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/12

Hidden - TR RP - 19/Jun/12

Straight forward. No real surprises.
leeds_belle - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jun/12

Shuttsie - 2nd - 14/Jun/12 with Andrea Sales

Couldn't work out a route direct to 4th bolt without going severely off-route. A few big loose blocks.
Ron247 - Lead dnf - 27/May/12

alias dave - TR O/S - 27/May/12 with Rob Hangfast

Hidden - Lead dnf - 23/May/12

Hidden - TR rpt - 23/May/12

Hidden - Lead - 12/May/12

Shuttsie - Lead - 12/May/12 with Andrea Sales

Hidden - Lead rpt - 07/May/12

Going straight through the bulge is a fun harder variation (6a+?), but isn't in keeping with the rest
lcullum7 - 2nd rpt - 05/May/12 with Ed Cromwell

ecromwell - Lead - 05/May/12 with lcullum7

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/12

gingerwolf - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/12

Tony Roberts - TR O/S - 21/Apr/12 with Adam Laver, Mel McEvoy, MartinJWood, Mark Taylor

MartinJWood - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/12 with Adam Laver, Tony Roberts, Mark Taylor

Adam Laver - TR - 21/Apr/12 with darlo_taylor, Tony Roberts, MartinJWood

Hidden - TR O/S - 21/Apr/12

Drizzling rain made top out wet, muddy and sketchy!
lcullum7 - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/12 with John Phethean, Jordan Phethean

craig naylor - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12 with Ste Hodgson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12

The lower-off is set back above the top of the wall, making it a scary mantel top-out. I backed off as I didn't fancy falling onto the big ledge below.
sarah hawker - Lead dnf - 07/Apr/12 with Adrian W

Palindrome - TR - Apr/12

Hidden - Lead dog - 31/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 31/Mar/12

leeds_belle - Lead - 25/Mar/12

Siderunner - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/12 with Kirsten

Hidden - Lead rpt - 12/Mar/12

Ian Bell - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/12 with Gareth Candlin

mattwilk - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Rich

Ian Hinkins - Lead - 17/Nov/11

polished
pebbles - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/11 with stu

Andy Chambers - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/11 with Steve Scott

tomhull - Lead rpt - 22/Oct/11 with frith wood

greenroom - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/11 with tomhull

Antony Mottershead - Lead - Oct/11

Hidden - Lead - Oct/11

Bertbee - Lead - Oct/11

Alison2 - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11

Ran out of daylight and went off route
jjclarke70 - Lead dog - 17/Aug/11 with Bryan

Hidden - TR dog - 03/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Jul/11

LardClimber - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/11 with Nic Dynes

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/11

Pike - TR dog - 10/Jul/11

pffft - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/11 with Seb Roz

daftendirekt - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/11 with John Lynch

john lynch - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/11 with Dave Barber

odds&eves - TR - 18/Jun/11

Rob Hirst - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/11 with Michelle Hordern

climbingchica - TR - 17/Jun/11

blackreaver - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Max

Hidden - Lead - 09/Jun/11

JSA - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Luke Donaldson

grubes - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Martin

beds74 - Lead - 31/May/11 with neil mackay, Craig Hartley

Loose rock and polish. Hard to know where the route goes too - easy to clip bolts on adjacent climbs. Fell off the very top as the rain had started and it was greasy as hell.
Mr Fuller - Lead dnf - 26/May/11 with Lisa Witty

Nigel Bond - Lead - 25/May/11 with Bern Hardman

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/May/11

Attempted to lead, then climbed clean on second
Bex_M - 14/May/11 with Duncan Dunbar

Kevster - Lead O/S - 01/May/11

petekeron - Lead O/S - May/11 with Chris Wright

Psychological rest
stevevoidstar - Lead dog - 30/Apr/11 with Scott Chafer

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

Hidden - TR O/S - 29/Apr/11

ollyroberts - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/11 with Matty

mfisher - Lead β - 21/Apr/11 with Olly Roberts

Tom Keaveny - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/11 with Luke Harper

luke harper - Lead - 19/Apr/11 with tom keaveny

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Apr/11

LukeP LCC - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/11 with rachael wragg

Mattyk - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/11 with Jenny Barber

Hidden - Lead - 12/Apr/11

pearson9596 - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/11

kitch22 - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/11 with Adam Maybury

After Jon as he couldn't make the lower off. I headed to the lower off of Chopping Block instead of making the traverse left.
lrandall - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/11 with Boulder Jon

lornypoo - 2nd - Mar/11 with adam hutchison, katy hamilton

katykoo - 2nd dnf - 2011 with adam hutchison

stevorobs3 - Lead O/S - 2011

David Smith - 2011

rockrat - Lead rpt - 26/Nov/10 with Luke Armitage

Hidden - TR dog - 21/Nov/10

alberttcone - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/10 with jonny taylor

sbrowitt - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/10 with Rebecca Browitt

Found the route unnerving, loose and uninspiring.
abercolin - Lead dog - 02/Sep/10 with Hayley Riggs

Karlos - Lead rpt - 29/Aug/10 with Ben

ClareM.123 - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/10

really rubbish. polished, loose foot and handholds and uninteresting moves
oooeese - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10 with stvey

TerryLines - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/10

Rik Dawes - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead - 29/Jun/10

mataius - 28/Jun/10

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/10 with Joe

Hidden - Lead dnf - 20/Jun/10

John Pickles - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/10 with Graham Niven

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/10

Mr Sparkle - Lead O/S - 22/May/10 with Ron Crowe

andrea83 - Lead - 02/May/10 with Dan

jl - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/10 with Penny

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Apr/10

a13x - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/10 with Jessie Harris

Hidden - Lead - 14/Apr/10

Daniels735 - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/10 with Anna Horrox

Anna Horrox - Lead - 12/Apr/10 with Dan Stafford

rockrat - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/10 with Heather Ingram

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Apr/10

tmawer - Lead rpt - 28/Mar/10 with Tim

Hidden - Lead - 11/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/10

Jack Loftus - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/10 with Nick

littleluke - Lead O/S - 01/Feb/10

Hidden - Lead - 2010

climbingste - Lead O/S - 2010 with Dave Plews

tmawer - Lead O/S - 12/Dec/09 with Glynn

Really enjoyable climb on good holds
Daniels735 - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/09 with Clair Fowler

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/09

hilty - Lead O/S - Oct/09

aberSam - 18/Sep/09 with Andrew Barnes

Andy_B39 - Lead - 18/Sep/09 with Sam Edwards

Diggler - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Andy o Boy

McDan - 2nd - Sep/09 with dan miller

gav - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Dave

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Aug/09

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

Ken Taylor - 2nd - 07/Aug/09 with Chris Michalak, Derek Capper

tomhull - Lead - 14/Jul/09 with matt harris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jun/09

Skinny Kin - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/09 with Cliff Robson

Disjointed.
Chazz - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/09 with Matt Rowat

Hidden - Lead rpt - 30/May/09

odox - Lead - 30/May/09 with Ben Goodacre

Sandy Holford - Lead O/S - 26/May/09 with Anthony Allsopp

Anthony Allsopp - Lead O/S - 26/May/09 with Sandy Holford

lithos - Lead O/S - 24/May/09 with julie

djbeaumont - Lead O/S - 18/May/09 with Trace

Jurga - 2nd - May/09 with James

smollett - Lead - May/09 with jurga

Hidden - Lead - 23/Apr/09

Andy_B39 - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/09 with James Davidson

Hidden - Lead - 21/Apr/09

again loose and slightly worrying, large loose block at the top.
andyman666999 - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/09 with Cleo Liu

chipdidychip - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/09 with dan miller

tomcoomber - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Claire Powell

Hidden - Lead dnf - 03/Apr/09

Hidden - TR RP - 03/Apr/09

joeflan - Lead O/S - Apr/09

riven - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/09 with Roland Lauter

Very hard to get to chains at top for grade....
Chad123 - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/09 with Emily

jayme - Lead dog - 20/Feb/09 with Simon Raven

Hidden - Lead dog - 20/Feb/09

Leelogs - Lead - Feb/09 with VinylAndy

Felt as hard at the F6a to the left.
Bob - Lead O/S - 17/Jan/09 with M. Bullough

troutbeck - Lead - 18/Nov/08 with A.M.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08

stukent - Lead - 15/Nov/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/08

alisonk - Lead O/S - Sep/08 with Dave

davidk - 2nd - Sep/08 with alison

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/08

Hidden - 07/Jun/08

peteJ23 - Lead O/S - 25/May/08 with John Deakin

duzinga - Lead rpt - 18/May/08 with Tom

Tom Bristow - Lead O/S - 18/May/08 with duzinga

Hidden - Lead - 08/May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/08

Hidden - 03/May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/08

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Apr/08

PaulHermes - 2nd - 17/Feb/08 with VCC

Hidden - 16/Feb/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jan/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/07

PaulHermes - 2nd - 21/Oct/07 with VCC

Hidden - TR - 27/Aug/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/07

duzinga - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/07 with Phil Steadman

First climb of the day. Nasty sting in the tail!
Sam Judson - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/07

GPN - Lead - Aug/07 with Sam Clifford

nice route but poor ending
simonfife - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/07 with ben

steven - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/07 with Brian Hull

jonnyboy - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/07 with Sharon R

petellis - Lead - 11/Jul/07 with Alpha Blue

Hidden - Lead - 09/Jul/07

Simon Perry - Lead rpt - 05/Jun/07 with Hannah Buckland

Jack00 - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/07 with Dan Short

Zoomer - 2nd - 02/Jun/07 with Colin Legget

Hidden - Lead rpt - 25/May/07

Aussie Mick - Lead O/S - 22/May/07 with Simon Perry

Simon Perry - 2nd O/S - 22/May/07 with Mick Ellerton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/May/07

Luuuuuke - Lead O/S - 06/May/07 with Ed

Sylvi - Lead - 15/Apr/07 with Sue and Glen

MG50 - 2nd O/S - 08/Apr/07 with Keith & Mark

Can't really tick this as I wavered off route onto the neighbouring 6a.
gingerkate - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/07 with L

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/07

swoosh - Lead - 25/Mar/07 with Jamie Armatage

The Mountain Goat - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/07 with John Seargent

Finished at lower off to chopping block instead of usual lower off. About the same grade.
Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/07

robman - Lead O/S - 14/Jan/07 with stu

Hidden - Lead - 2007

Nick Beckett - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/06 with Mark Barret

MDowson - Lead dog - 04/Nov/06 with Karl wood

Cassidy - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/06 with Richard McGhee

Shaw Brown - 2nd - 13/Jul/06 with annette

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jul/06

khawk - Lead - Jun/06 with WH

stephmonks - Lead - Jun/06

Dave Latimer - Lead O/S - 26/May/06

Marq - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/06 with Ruth Creamer, Daniel Dennehy

steve prior - Lead - Apr/06 with Pete R

Monk - Lead O/S - Feb/06

Phill Mitch - Lead O/S - 2006 with mick

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/05

Hammy - 2nd - 10/Aug/04 with Joe Gittens

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/04

tapley - Lead - 02/May/04 with Martin Tapley

Brown - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/04 with Timmy

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 27/Feb/04 with gary wood

Hidden - 2nd - 2004

Stone Muppet - 2003

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 02/Oct/02 with Mick Johnson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2001

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Voting
Total votes cast 73
hard 6a0 of 40
6a0 of 40
easy 6a6 of 40
hard 5c19 of 40
5c15 of 40
easy 5c0 of 40
hard 5a0 of 40
5a0 of 40
easy 5a0 of 40
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 297 (0.3%)
Lead232 of 297 (78.1%)
Followed34 of 297 (11.4%)
Toproped18 of 297 (6.1%)
Unknown12 of 297 (4.0%)

'Climbed'95 of 297 (32.0%)
clean O/S157 of 297 (52.9%)
clean β3 of 297 (1.0%)
clean rpt19 of 297 (6.4%)
clean RP2 of 297 (0.7%)
dogged12 of 297 (4.0%)
dnf9 of 297 (3.0%)