Follow the Chalk* VS 4b
[Dave on Follow the Chalk, 3 kb]24m. The long corner (the left-hand of a pair) gives nice climbing to a steep finish. One foot may stray into No Hands ... briefly! © ROCKFAX
Colin Binks, Chris Craggs 05/Jun/2009

Photo: Dave on Follow the Chalk © Pete Rigby

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 213 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

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

Climbed from middle of cave instead of right of cave but sling assisted for me.
Feeling bold - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/14 with Neville

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/14

Nice one kc. Lead it well. A good route.
luke glaister - 2nd rpt - 06/Sep/14 with casey johns

casey johns - Lead rpt - 06/Sep/14 with luke glaister

maddy92 - 2nd - 30/Aug/14

steve-grigg - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/14 with David Maddison

EllieWoods - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Alex

WrekinMC - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/14 with Kiwi

BenLarby - 2nd - 23/Aug/14 with Toni

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Aug/14

Hidden - Lead - 07/Aug/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Aug/14

kivell - Lead - 26/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/14

BicycleBradley - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/14 with Chris Phelps

khris - 2nd rpt - 10/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/14

steve_gibbs - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/14 with Camilla Mapstone

arthur_de_briton - 2nd - 15/Jun/14 with cat mckenna

mclancy50 - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/14 with Emma Hanlon

henry.jeffreys - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/14 with UBMC

Sam Hockley - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/14 with UBMC

raymondlinklater - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/14 with Charley Stewart

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jun/14

Was a bit damp!
Pintsize - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14 with Aileen Robertson

BeckyS - 2nd O/S - 25/May/14 with Tim

Hidden - Lead - 04/May/14

got a bit pumped on the small overhang and forgot I had feet!
GeorgeCombe - Lead O/S - 03/May/14

wilchivs - Lead O/S - 03/May/14 with Liv Pearson

Hidden - 2nd - 03/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/14

Lead again two years later. Felt much smoother this time.
danwilliams99 - Lead O/S - 03/May/14

church465 - 2nd O/S - 02/May/14 with Dan Williams

EmilyElouise - Lead rpt - 21/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/14

john max - Lead - 19/Apr/14 with Jen Maxfield

Pathological_Climber - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14

Mr. K - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Chris Mullaney

Twisty - Lead rpt - 18/Apr/14 with Greg Slee, Phil Baxter

fathobbit - 2nd - 18/Apr/14 with Mr. K

foostu4 - 2nd O/S - 13/Apr/14

rosiehawker - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/14 with Tom Grady

pftom - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Rosie Hawker

partz - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Joe McCarty

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

luke glaister - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/13 with Ben johns, casey johns

casey johns - 2nd O/S - 05/Oct/13 with Ben johns, luke glaister

althesin - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/13 with Reds, schristophersmith

schristophersmith - 2nd O/S - 21/Sep/13 with silas feaver, Ian Redfern

Reds - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13 with Althesin, schristophersmith

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Sep/13

dangerousoldfool - Lead O/S - Sep/13 with Mike O

Phil West - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/13 with Lewis Mansell

Dan Hostford - Lead - 26/Aug/13 with George Hostford

UnkArl - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/13 with Debbie

AMJ098 - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Fran coles

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/13

sammycolon - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Aug/13

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

mky77 - 2nd - 24/Aug/13

beksch - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/13 with Leanne, Arul Umapathy

Martin Bagshaw - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13 with Alec Cook

JHiley - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13 with John PCC

Mrabey - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/13

Siobhan McGowan - 2nd - 24/Aug/13

john max - 2nd - 24/Aug/13 with Joe Hiley

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/13

albt - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/13

m675bowsl - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Sian Davies

SianD - 2nd - 08/Aug/13 with Matt Bowsley

John Dale - 2nd - 05/Aug/13 with Dave Wagg

Hidden - Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/13

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Jul/13

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

RiPomc - Lead - 06/Jul/13 with Julie Cooke

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

JCookie - 2nd - 06/Jul/13 with Richard Plater

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Jul/13

Huw Mithan - Lead - 08/Jun/13 with Nina Reinschmidt

Pete Rigby - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Kelli Roberts

kelliroberts3 - 2nd - 01/Jun/13 with Peter Rigby

dave657 - 2nd O/S - 19/May/13 with Alys

Hidden - Lead - 12/May/13

vinspin - 2nd O/S - 12/May/13 with GerM

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/13

Quite hard, steep and bold in parts but really enjoyable. Was pretty shaky when I reached the top! Second ever climb at HS 4b.
Natalyaaa - Lead O/S - 04/May/13 with Penny

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/13

Swsloper - Lead O/S - 04/Feb/13

dj hannaford - Lead O/S - 18/Nov/12

Hidden - Lead - 08/Sep/12

LovelyMrTom - 2nd - 25/Aug/12 with Paul Baxter

JP78 - 2nd - 25/Aug/12

monkeyman79 - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/12 with Andy Makinson

VS 4b in the new CC guide book and after leading it for a second time (following Nameless Wall) I have to agree.
Giles Davis - Lead rpt - 11/Aug/12 with Graham Ellis

Nexonen - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/12 with Anne

Tom Redmond - 2nd - Aug/12 with craig morrison

Fiona McFarlane - Lead - Aug/12 with Helen King

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jul/12

In the rain
Jams Crwca - Lead - 20/Jun/12 with Suzie

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jun/12

matjam - Lead - 09/Jun/12

hels bels - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/12

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

Little AndyH - Lead O/S - 07/May/12

partz - 2nd O/S - 05/May/12 with Henry Brown

Henry Brown - Lead - 05/May/12 with matt ev

danwilliams99 - Lead O/S - May/12

s.c.white - 28/Apr/12 with Alessio Tait, Lauren Wallis

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/12

Rob_Webster - 2012

Good climb slightly vertical near the top but good gear and easily done
stephenarnold - 2nd - 06/Nov/11 with Chris Mifsud

rockman - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/11 with Tim Edwards

timcedwards - 2nd - 04/Nov/11 with Geoff Mee

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/11

Luke Jones - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/11 with Adam

Wil.Hooke - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Olly

Giles Davis - 2nd O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Angus Ruddle

Nexonen - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Jake

DL's lead
Poco Loco - 2nd - 24/Sep/11 with R. Horler, Bald Eagle

BALD EAGLE - Lead - 24/Sep/11 with James Pomeroy, Rob Horler

torsok - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/11 with Ali

Ali - 2nd - Sep/11 with Rich M

canis cibo - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11 with hedley

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11

Hedley - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Doug Flute

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/11

CRiddiford - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/11 with Mark

mark20 - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/11

iceicebaby - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/11 with Sam Wood

djelkin1992 - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/11

Veemuu - 2nd rpt - 18/Aug/11

Mark Dennison - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/11 with Dawn

Stanners - 2nd O/S - 02/Aug/11 with Martin Stanfield

Stanley - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/11 with Cragking

alex thackway - 2nd - 03/Jul/11

joem - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11

simoncov - Lead O/S - 30/May/11 with Davin

mick1jones - Lead O/S - 29/May/11 with Graham Beckett

pearson9596 - Lead O/S - 21/May/11

ian d f - 2nd rpt - 21/May/11 with Michael P

williap - Lead - 01/May/11 with Sam

Hidden - Lead - 30/Apr/11

Danny Boy Dunbar - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Kev Taylor

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

Hidden - 2nd β - 24/Apr/11

Blurgy319 - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/11

John Roe - Lead - 23/Apr/11 with Mark Aymes

prwalker - 2nd - 23/Apr/11 with Ali Hutton

Hidden - Lead - 27/Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Mar/11

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

oliver.ghill91 - 2011 with Zardoz

31770 - 2011

Paul Boggis - Lead - 2011

stevorobs3 - Lead O/S - 2011

mwatson - 2011

John Lewis - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Maureen

Nicola - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Ade

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/10

Ade7 - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Nicola

ezclimber - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with matthew ch

John Brayshaw - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Chris

A little exposed and enjoyable finish
mloskot - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Pantera

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

chris heald - Lead - 30/Aug/10 with John Brayshaw

MarkCunnington - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/10 with Anna Morris

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Aug/10

MaccMark - 2nd - 28/Aug/10 with Al Dossetter

Howard J - 2nd - 27/Aug/10 with Julie Hardie, Andy Crawley

tsjx - 2nd O/S - 21/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10

dpiddock - 2nd O/S - 21/Aug/10 with James C

tompilgrem - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/10 with Dad

bobpilgrem - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/10 with Bob/Tom

muttley_109 - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/10 with Gareth Jones, Ollie Burrows

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/10

Hidden - Lead - 20/Jun/10

Rhydian Evans - Lead rpt - 02/Jun/10 with rhys edwards

Giles Davis - 2nd O/S - 24/May/10 with Mossie Davis, Vince Brown

Mossie Davis - 2nd O/S - 24/May/10 with Giles Davis

dansmonkeytroubles - 2nd O/S - 23/May/10 with Dave Reaney

alitamlit - 2nd - 03/May/10 with Dave

davefount - Lead O/S - 03/May/10 with alitamlit

Em66 - 2nd - 02/May/10 with Ben, Mat

joe.91 - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10 with Olli Crudge

agibb - Lead O/S - 01/May/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/May/10

lyneux - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Chris Bull

Olli-C - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Joe Dobson

saundera - 2nd - May/10 with andy

davis.pete - 2nd O/S - 21/Feb/10 with Jon Hawes

Jon Hawes - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/10 with Pete Davis

zappa - Lead - 13/Feb/10

Gibson27 - Lead O/S - 2010

Monoaffe - Lead O/S - 2010

Rhydian Evans - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/09 with james andrews

Peter White - 2nd - 30/Aug/09 with Robin Sillen

Adam1973 - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/09 with John Carlin

Howard J - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/09 with Darren Shepherd

Hidden - Lead - 29/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 24/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/09

janegallwey - Solo - 2007

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