Suburban Dave* 3
[Portland Soloing, 2 kb]10m. Another fine outing at the grade. Start from a boulder. © ROCKFAX
FA. M.Bateman 1995

Ticklists: Portland for the beginner (lead climbs).

Photo: Portland Soloing © Oli
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 382 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Matt Smith - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/14 with Lloyd Robinson, Rosie Napier, Zoe Taylor

Putting up a rope on the OUMC Freshers' Trip.
cameron_hall - Lead rpt - 25/Oct/14 with Ariel Dempsey

Kingsjester - TR rpt - 13/Sep/14 with Paul Feltham

Hidden - Lead - 31/Aug/14

hlburns - Lead O/S - Aug/14 with Rob

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

Philoosh - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/14

Similar to Slabtastic - a good easy lead for a beginner like me!
welshnicci - Lead - 26/Jul/14

Ross.Cooper - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/14 with Matt Southgate

clams - Solo - Jul/14

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

Wildman - TR - 21/Jun/14 with Beanie

Hidden - Lead rpt - 08/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/14

DaveB61 - Lead - 04/May/14 with Greg Jennings, John Harrison

Gompertz - 04/May/14 with James Charatan

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

Steve Woollard - Lead - 11/Jan/14 with Samantha Roach

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Jan/14

NickSayers - Lead - 2014

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/13

Jenben - 13/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 06/Oct/13

mky77 - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/13

Nic959 - TR - 04/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead - 03/Aug/13

Hidden - TR - 20/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/13

JJunoir - 2nd dog - 08/Jul/13

garethm - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13

kate tarrant - Lead O/S - Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 29/Jun/13

andrewmcleod - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Alex Pettitt, Katrina Alaimo, Paul Wilson, David Amundsen

Amy Hare - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/13

Easypops
AlexHerbert79 - 27/May/13

akhutton88 - Lead - 26/May/13 with CLAIRE K

KDW - Lead O/S - 10/May/13 with Mike

db79 - Lead O/S - 05/May/13

lazMo - Lead β - 05/May/13 with vegauklf

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

Anthonybevis - Lead - 24/Apr/13 with James

bsparky - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/13 with Ralph Ranford

the ant hill mob - Lead rpt - 08/Feb/13

ColinVern - Lead O/S - 08/Feb/13

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

(Pretty sure this is the right one) A fun start to get off the ground.
missxandrabee - Lead - 20/Sep/12 with Stephen

gb05 - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/12 with Craig Taylor, Zoe Taylor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/12

The Nic Monk - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12

chubbyclimber - Lead - 26/Aug/12 with Lottie

Lead all except first clip.
lottiec - Lead dog - 26/Aug/12 with Tim

alex thackway - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/12 with Gareth

Gareth Waite - TR - 23/Aug/12 with Alex Thackway

alan.phobos - 11/Aug/12

Alex Parker - 2nd - 21/Jul/12 with laura parker

Laura Parker - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Alex Parker

Iron Face - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/12

Hidden - TR O/S - 23/Jun/12

birthers - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12 with Caroline C

Hidden - Lead β - 23/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jun/12

caroline256 - Lead β - 23/Jun/12 with Tom B

Now missing a hold as I pulled off a head-sized piece of rock near the start... (which luckily missed my belayer)
dereke12000 - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/12 with Rich

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 31/May/12 with Sam Leach

Used clipstick on first bolt.
tian - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with Laura, Anthony Edmonds, Eric Carter

surfer38 - Lead O/S - 26/May/12

rustyfishhook - Lead - 08/May/12

hotfeet - 05/May/12 with David Hammond

djk_105 - Lead - May/12 with Nat

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/12

philhaigh - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/12 with Tobbe Helsing, Gem Minihan, Natalie Haigh

Gem Minihan - TR O/S - 04/Apr/12 with Tobbe Hellsing, Phil Haigh

nataliehaigh - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/12 with Tobbie Hellsing, Gem Minihan, Phil Haigh

Tobbsie - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 02/Apr/12

Daniel Heath - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/12

Jordan.round - TR O/S - 01/Apr/12

eblackie21 - TR O/S - 01/Apr/12

ElBarto - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Esme Havill

ElBarto - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Esme Havill

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12

martin one - Lead rpt - 24/Mar/12 with HMA

learn to lead day
the ant hill mob - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Feb/12

Semtex - Lead O/S - 11/Feb/12

tom parsons - Lead O/S - 05/Feb/12 with Alex Vincent

tiffanykate12 - Lead - 28/Jan/12

very easy done as practice
zachbassett10 - Lead O/S - 13/Jan/12

harrison Dyett - Lead O/S - 12/Jan/12

petecox84 - 2012

David Staples - 2nd O/S - 2012

Adam_42 - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Chris Clarke

robblowen - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/11 with Chris, Jules

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/11

Tom Campbell - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11

stranter - Lead β - 27/Sep/11 with EddInaBox

thomaspomfrett - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11

Mongoose - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/11

cdpuk - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/11 with Lucy Evans

KLucy - 2nd - 19/Aug/11 with Chris Peka aka BF

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Aug/11

davenev - Solo O/S - 08/Aug/11

Felix Ottey - Lead - 07/Aug/11

Dean177 - Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11

Theeni - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/11 with Jo Prichard

samfayers - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/11 with sars, sutty

ianjfsutcliffe - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/11

Enjoyed the start a lot
Sars99 - TR O/S - 14/Jul/11 with Sam Fayers

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

Difficult pull through the roof to start, then another easy climb to the finish.
The Norris - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/11 with Gem

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jul/11

j miller - Lead - Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead rpt - 19/Jun/11

Chris Redding - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Ben Blairs

Dawlish - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Son Aaron

Danny Crump - Lead O/S - 22/May/11 with John Andrews, Richard Vaughan, Sarah Pentelow

Typical easy slab, great views from the top!
Gaijin - Solo O/S - 08/May/11

Hidden - Lead dog - May/11

Duncan Turner - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/11 with stu

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/11

like steep walking...
Alison2 - 21/Apr/11

Rupey - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/11 with Jonathan

Jonathan Emett - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/11 with rupe

Richard Horn - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11

Stupid walk in down scree and goat paths looking after Nathan, not fun at all. Climbing was easy and a bit of a waste of time - wish we'd gone somewhere else. Not mad keen on the rock on the slab, very sharp and pitted.
NeilJC60 - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Stuart Watchorn

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

KDhruev - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/11 with george

Hidden - Lead - 10/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo - 09/Apr/11

thepeganator - Lead O/S - Apr/11

runwildjohn - Lead - 26/Mar/11 with Keith Stone

Rhys Jones - Solo - 17/Mar/11 with bonita

stoneback - TR - Mar/11

j miller - Lead O/S - 27/Feb/11 with adal rohrich, dean merchant, luke johnson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/11

TomBaker - 2011

Rob in a Field - 2011

Psych - Lead O/S - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/10

goddamm7 - Lead - 26/Oct/10 with karen hallam

joshchalke - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead - 07/Sep/10

Hidden - Sep/10

Climbed as Sarah's first climbing trip
OllieArnold - Lead O/S - Sep/10

dan23584 - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10

Nexonen - Lead rpt - 28/Aug/10 with Jake

JCookie - 2nd - 23/Aug/10 with Richard Plater

RiPomc - Lead - 23/Aug/10

dpe - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with Chris W

MH123 - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/10

Will Hodges - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/10

goddamm7 - Lead - 08/Aug/10 with karen hallam

DreadyCraig - Lead β - 07/Aug/10

michael.burgess - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/10 with Will

it's all in the start.
riddle - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/10

davewsargent - Lead - Aug/10

silverpim - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead - 17/Jul/10 with Jo Farrelly

Blackgoby - Lead rpt - 12/Jul/10 with Nick, Tracey

Big move to start, but there are some hidden jugs. Nice and easy.
flatcap - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10 with Claire, Charles

luke2442 - Jul/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - 19/Jun/10

lottiec - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10 with Mikey P

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10

laithwaited - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jun/10

Hidden - Jun/10

peterbrett - Lead O/S - 30/May/10 with Samantha Simons

Kingsjester - TR O/S - 27/May/10

ali macphee - Lead - 23/May/10

Brian Dalrymple - Lead - 23/May/10

barfani chita - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with Saurus

Bex Atkinson - Lead O/S - 04/May/10 with Philip Durrant

Hidden - TR - May/10

Danh89 - TR O/S - 23/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10

ceriantrevan - 2nd - 10/Apr/10 with Chris Bonner

JimBee - Lead O/S - Apr/10 with Andy Kuszyk, Ian Burt

Burt - Lead - Apr/10

Simon_Freeman - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/10 with Stephen

Where is my shoe? - TR O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Luke Rooker

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jan/10

LukeyG - Lead - 2010

ilch - Lead β - 2010

ilch - Lead O/S - 2010

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/09

DafSWMC - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Maria, Siwan

Peterose - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/09 with Susan

jon bradley - Solo O/S - 22/Aug/09

pre-placed quickdraws
najki_2000 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09 with Chris Rose

enrogue - Lead - 15/Aug/09 with Kirsty Kay

benparratt - Lead rpt - Aug/09

jack99 - 25/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/09

Trisha Murphy - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/09 with liv

Fatclimber - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Self Belayed

pffft - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Ben Oliver

carl_123 - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/09 with ali mac

PerrinT - 2nd - Jun/09 with Heather Campbell

dpe - Lead - 30/May/09 with Rob M, Barny D

Hidden - Lead - 29/May/09

loonyclimber - Lead O/S - 25/May/09 with Jen Poz & Trish

lovely little climb - ideal for lead newbies like me!
chili-d - Lead O/S - 25/May/09 with Poz/Rob Lonsdale

D Berry - Lead O/S - 22/May/09 with Claire Berry

Nexonen - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Huw

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/09

tigertim - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Polly Withers

dswansonlow - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/09 with John Scarrot

jamesleesaunders - 05/Apr/09 with Craig Hicks

The first move is a little tricky, made worse by the dodgy landing if one were to slip.
DreadyCraig - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/09 with James Saunders

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead - 04/Apr/09 with Paul Davies

cksrealm - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/09

cksrealm - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/09

cksrealm - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/09

jchenoweth - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/09

existing debt - Lead - Mar/09 with Sam

rdi1v07 - Lead - 07/Jan/09

thompson1000 - Lead - 2009

Jane Weir - Lead - 2009

brian watson - Lead - 2009

candicegallab - Lead O/S - 2009 with mark_wellin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Dec/08

Adrian Daniels - Lead - 07/Dec/08 with Steve Webster

MagnusL - Lead rpt - 16/Nov/08 with Joe

tdudley - 2nd O/S - 25/Oct/08 with Tom Webber

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/08

Outdoorfun37 - Lead - 17/Sep/08

LeighAdams - Lead - 16/Sep/08 with Eddie Banks

jamespilgrim - Lead O/S - Aug/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/08

Very nice for using crimps
FrostyWebb - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/08 with Pete

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/08

alexbarnes - TR O/S - Jul/08

c.gawthorpe - Lead - Jul/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/08

jamie ward - Solo - 17/Jun/08

leemaybr05 - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/08 with Carlos

Getting onto the slab was he only challenge, (Kath had to stand on me to get started). A small lay back allowed the left foot onto the rock and after that it was a pleasant stroll to the top.
Humpty Dangler - Lead - 08/Jun/08 with Kath Peach

The Mountain Goat - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Laurence Davis

nmwr - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Abi Pascoe

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead - Jun/08

SamStokes - Lead O/S - 25/May/08 with Emily Stokes

emilyj - Lead O/S - 25/May/08 with Samuel Stokes

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

Jeremy Wilton - Lead O/S - May/08 with Magda Bichajou

nick hawkins - Lead O/S - May/08 with matt

fordie77 - 2nd - 27/Apr/08 with A Brookes

AlastairB - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/08 with Sarah Ford

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08

krikoman - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/08 with Sally Strawberry, Rick Gibbs

Spicerman - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/08

Hidden - Lead - 05/Apr/08

canis cibo - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/08

petegunn - Lead - 28/Mar/08 with Davina

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/08

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 22/Mar/08 with Nicola Pettit

chadrads - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/08 with sean veal

sean72 - Lead - 21/Mar/08 with Chadrads

MontyH - Lead rpt - 23/Feb/08 with Lee Lander

Hidden - Lead - 23/Feb/08

jamie ward - Lead O/S - 12/Feb/08 with Michelle Baker

kylieo - Lead - 10/Feb/08 with Russell

Darren_R - Lead O/S - Feb/08 with Tom Hobbs

eldre070 - TR O/S - 14/Jan/08 with Laura Eldred

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/07

dobby 200 - Solo rpt - 19/Oct/07

El3ctroFuzz - Lead O/S - Oct/07 with Duchy College Session

worklessclimbmore - Lead O/S - Oct/07 with tom bunn, duchy

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/07

jonathannewth - Lead - 26/Aug/07 with Chris W

Jack R-N - Lead O/S - Aug/07

Hidden - 18/Jul/07

PhilWragg - Lead - 18/Jul/07

daviesp2 - 07/Jul/07

Herron - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/07 with Simon Riley

Jules 210681 - Lead - 12/Jun/07 with glenn bloomer

Merlin - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/07

hallex - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/07 with Bex Atkinson

sce8 - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/07 with Livy

Marq - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Shona Wildman

Hidden - Lead - Jun/07

PeteLoveless - Lead O/S - Jun/07

poey50 - Lead O/S - 29/May/07 with Rowan15

Neilfrherts - Lead O/S - 26/May/07 with Sean

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/07

Damon482 - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Joel

daviesp2 - Lead - 21/Apr/07

dobby 200 - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/07

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

pete.hutchings - Lead - Apr/07

CarolineH - Lead - 25/Mar/07 with Chris and Neil

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/07

alexrp - Lead - 03/Mar/07 with Lee R

NickD - Lead - 31/Jan/07 with Scott Collier

Hidden - 2007

Rob Kennard - 2007

Richard White - 2007

Scott N - 2007

Phil Belcher - 2007

homing-penguin - Lead - 27/Dec/06

homing-penguin - Lead O/S - 06/Dec/06

MagnusL - 2nd O/S - 19/Nov/06

sam coward - Lead rpt - 15/Oct/06 with Helen

boynamedsue - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/06 with Nix Ward

Nix Ward - TR - 23/Sep/06 with boynamedsue

alexsharp - Lead - 09/Sep/06 with Steve Beckwith

Hidden - Lead - 04/Sep/06

Sarah Bough - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06 with Ian Johnson

bazzag - 08/Jul/06 with reece

Darrell Read - Lead - Jul/06 with Adam Thomas

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/06

jifwally - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/06 with scoops

vertigo - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/06 with Liz Hart

rhino_bill - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/06 with Kate Elliott

Hidden - Lead - 04/Jun/06

Cardi - Lead O/S - Jun/06 with Matt Moss

shim - 2nd O/S - Jun/06

aturner99 - Lead - 29/Apr/06

Hidden - Solo - 16/Apr/06

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

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

magnus hussey - Solo O/S - 2006 with Damien Turner, Keath Gould

Garyx - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

Hidden - 2nd - 2006

Lloyders - Lead O/S - 2006

Alex More - Lead O/S - 2006

maddogmac - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/05 with munky

Neil Henson - Lead - 20/Aug/05 with Mark Collins

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/05 with Toby Dunford

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/05 with Dom Sellers

Reds - Solo - 03/Aug/05

Hidden - Lead dnf - Aug/05

trevor macalonan - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/05 with Stuart

jimjimmyjimjim - Lead O/S - 28/May/05

Marq - Lead O/S - 07/May/05 with Becca Smith

davewing - Lead - 06/May/05

krikoman - Lead O/S - 01/May/05

Wilbur - Lead O/S - Apr/05 with Padge

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 2005

DonkeyKong - Lead O/S - 2005

Easy enough once past the start.
davewing - Lead - 05/Oct/04

Hidden - Lead - Oct/04

broc - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/04 with Rik

TRNovice - Lead - 22/Aug/04 with Jenn

Jenn - 2nd - 22/Aug/04 with TRNovice

petebale2000 - TR O/S - 05/Jul/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2004

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/03

Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/03 with Dan & Juan

chris murnin - Lead - 09/May/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/03

PWEI_fan - 2003

sam coward - Lead O/S - 2003 with Helen

JBlackford97 - TR O/S - 2003

furry - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/02 with Phil B

FrankW - Lead O/S - 12/Jan/02 with Bernard K

Hidden - 10/Oct/01

steve prior - Lead - May/01

jonberry791 - Lead O/S - 2001

brew_guru - Lead - 2000 with jamie knight

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