Bonsai 3+
[Josh on Bonsai (F3+), 3 kb]8m. Start between the two ground-level bushes. Climb to the left of the bolts all the way to the top and reach right to clip the lower-off. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Portland for the beginner (lead climbs).

Photo: Josh on Bonsai (F3+) © Steve W

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 318 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Abrockalypse - TR O/S - 05/Oct/14 with Matt Bryant

Mattimeo - TR O/S - 05/Oct/14 with Alex Brock

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Sep/14

Jon Thorne - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/14

Hairbear75 - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Gemma Hope, Andy Hope

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

Patrick Clissold - Lead O/S - 10/May/14

shane4747 - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/14

runwildjohn - Lead - 26/Mar/14 with Alice Horton

Sam Hockley - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with UBMC

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

Ruth Sankey - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/14 with Kieran Bowen

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

Hidden - Lead - 08/Dec/13

Bottom rope
Shakti - 23/Oct/13

Jenben - 28/Sep/13

Theeni - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/13

Rhi Rhi - Lead - 27/Aug/13 with Michelle

MGrock - Lead - 15/Aug/13

mcrockett - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/13

Nick Ashwood - Lead - 21/Jul/13

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

swmackey - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Gemma Grewar

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13

Gareth - Lead rpt - 06/Apr/13 with Mark

montymoo - Lead - 06/Apr/13 with Gareth

amy91 - Lead - 28/Mar/13 with Julia Hinchliffe

will - Lead O/S - 2013

beckybutcher91 - Lead - 2013 with Emily Butcher

Hidden - Lead - 18/Nov/12

the ant hill mob - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/12

jennym32 - TR O/S - 13/Oct/12

pete1185 - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Dom Koole

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12

Lewis201 - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/12

jhobbs - Lead O/S - Aug/12 with Tim Melrose

r.greaves - Lead - 21/Jul/12

nice warm up and done in flip flops
Jordon Fleming - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/12 with matt

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/12

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/12

HairyBean - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/12

SarahSumner - Lead - 25/Jun/12

Chris Redding - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - Jun/12

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

Hedley - Lead O/S - 16/May/12 with Aldred Durham

aldred - Lead O/S - 16/May/12 with hedley procter

Hidden - 2nd - 12/May/12

davenev - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/12 with Russell

georgenvk - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/12 with martina

Marcin78 - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/12 with Basia

Hidden - TR - 06/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 03/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/12

finter22 - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead β - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 20/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 18/Mar/12

klo1981 - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/12 with Andrew White

sarahlizzy - Lead O/S - 21/Jan/12 with Syv

Hidden - Lead rpt - 2012

tommytom - Lead O/S - 2012

petecox84 - 2012

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 22/Nov/11 with Erica

erica - Lead O/S - 22/Nov/11 with John

Hidden - TR O/S - 06/Nov/11

Hidden - TR O/S - Nov/11

tommy - Lead - 07/Oct/11

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/11

Ed morris - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/11 with haydn jones

lewisea - TR O/S - 19/Aug/11 with Emily Smith, Matt Smith

mad.moo - Lead - 15/Aug/11 with Dean Merchant

Matt Smith - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/11 with Lewis Aburrow, Emily Smith

Emily Smith - TR O/S - 05/Aug/11 with Matt Smith

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - 02/Aug/11

LB
f.kav - Lead - 02/Aug/11

benwhit - Lead O/S - Aug/11 with Rich

Hidden - 28/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/11

wi11 - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/11 with Scott Sw

Buddlia bush in the way at the start, but a nice climb. seemed easier than the grade 3's nearby.
The Norris - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/11 with Gem

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jul/11

Ross.Cooper - Lead O/S - 29/May/11 with Tom Sturgeon

danfunkman - Lead O/S - 25/May/11

Shua1990 - Lead O/S - 25/May/11

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

DreadyCraig - 30/Apr/11 with James Saunders

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11

jamesleesaunders - 30/Apr/11 with Craig Hicks

sport w/ andrew whyte
jon_ridley - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/11

Josh_West - 2nd - 16/Apr/11

Jonathan Emett - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/11

John Lewis - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/11 with Maureen

Hidden - Lead - 29/Mar/11

tom parsons - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11 with James Barry

Fatclimber - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/11 with London Meet up Group

Hidden - Lead - 09/Jan/11

j miller - Lead - 2011

jamjambarwick - Lead - 2011

Hidden - 2011

combatrock - TR - 2011

Psych - Lead O/S - 2011

MarkyMark_7 - Lead β - 2011

Hidden - Lead - Nov/10

Madd2731 - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/10 with Qi Xie

Hidden - Lead RP - 29/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead dog - 24/Aug/10

Top move seemed to be just a step across onto a block, but couldn't do it first time round. Gave it a second go and sort of made it.
RiPomc - Lead - 24/Aug/10

tania - Lead - 18/Aug/10 with Lisa

Oceanic - 14/Aug/10

steven24584 - Lead RP - 11/Aug/10

taps323 - Lead - Aug/10

Hidden - Lead - 31/Jul/10

hels86 - 2nd - 31/Jul/10 with Tom

Wildman - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10

Gaijin - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd - 11/Jul/10

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 04/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - Jul/10

philgriffiths - 2nd O/S - 20/Jun/10 with Vin Bondah

Tom Seccombe - Lead dog - 17/Jun/10 with tj murry

Tj murray - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/10

Last climb of the day, nice easy finish.
dereke12000 - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10 with Rich

Eike - Lead - 23/May/10 with Tom Emery

Hidden - 2nd - 23/May/10

Kingsjester - Lead - 17/May/10 with G. Tuson

stranter - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/10 with Kati

rovers777 - Lead dog - 20/Apr/10

pielander - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/10 with keith

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/10

Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - Apr/10

Hidden - TR - 10/Feb/10

Great route, no problems, attack the bulge at the top straight on rather than the easy option to the left. Get the small hold round to the right of the bulge with your right hand and bring left over the top.
Steve954 - TR rpt - 06/Feb/10 with Andy, Rich

Hidden - Lead - 2010

nick jeans - Lead - 2010 with tony adshead

Hidden - Lead - 06/Dec/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - Dec/09

Hidden - Lead - 10/Sep/09

Go to the top by the left, traverse to the final bolts.
Peterose - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Susan

Howes - Lead - 29/Aug/09 with Katie Elaine

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Aug/09

Matt02003 - Lead - Aug/09

benthfc - Solo - Aug/09

robandian - Lead - Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - 24/Jul/09

fordie77 - 2nd - 01/Jul/09 with A Brookes

AlastairB - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/09 with Sarah Ford

PerrinT - Lead - Jun/09 with Shaun Lowman

andrew549 - Lead - 30/May/09

pffft - Lead O/S - 28/May/09 with Ben McDonald

Kylie - Lead O/S - 28/May/09 with RUMC

Hidden - Lead - 27/May/09

lovely route - drifted to the left of the blunt arete to finish however as nothing to hold to the right...
chili-d - TR O/S - 23/May/09 with Poz

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/May/09

nikinko - Lead O/S - 10/May/09 with craggy ladies

ali macphee - 08/May/09

Brian Dalrymple - 2nd O/S - 08/May/09

razzorbuzz - Lead O/S - 03/May/09 with Vicki

Got stuck on the first part of the slab under the patch of grass.
funsize - TR dnf - 03/May/09 with Dominic Clatworthy

carl_123 - Lead O/S - 01/May/09 with ali mac

Hidden - Lead - 19/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead - 18/Apr/09

Rokmunky - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/09 with Hannah

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/09

El3ctroFuzz - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/09 with Adam West

cmsg - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Kate Scott

Rob Laird - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/09 with Andy

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

DreadyCraig - Lead dog - 07/Mar/09 with James Saunders

Out for first sport climb session!
jamesleesaunders - Lead dog - 07/Mar/09 with Craig Hicks

Sandrine - Lead - 28/Feb/09 with Ivan

wigofshame - Lead O/S - 28/Feb/09 with Sandrine

jifwally - 22/Feb/09

thompson1000 - 2009

mark_wellin - Lead O/S - 2009

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

jayne-bravo - 2nd - 15/Nov/08 with Nikki (nst)

00nip - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/08 with David Clarke

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

vertigo - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/08 with Robin Hill

rhino_bill - Lead β - 02/Oct/08 with Richard Dagnan

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/08

Hidden - TR dnf - 06/Sep/08

benparratt - Lead O/S - Aug/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/08

FrostyWebb - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/08 with Josh King

Hidden - Lead β - 14/Jun/08

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jun/08

gav - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Tim

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

sihillier - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/08 with Ian Wilson

nadeem - Lead - Jun/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/08

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 24/May/08 with Jemma

briar4012 - 2nd dog - 17/May/08 with Phil Lawrence

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

joshwales - Lead rpt - May/08

Hidden - Lead - May/08

quantized - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/08 with Emma Bowles

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/08

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead - Mar/08

smargerison - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/08 with Sam

nienke - 2nd - 26/Jan/08 with Adam Young

Alex More - Lead - 2008

daza - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/07 with Ceara

james.f.williamson - Lead O/S - 21/Dec/07 with Jessica Cooney

jesscooney - 2nd - 21/Dec/07 with james williamson

staceyjg - 2nd O/S - 03/Dec/07 with Chris Gardner

A bit tricky especially the finish as the top bolts are difficult to reach around the head stone
Steve954 - 2nd - 27/Oct/07

bumpkinberry - TR - Oct/07 with Phil Freeman, Emma Roddis

chriswitts1 - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/07 with Ash Edwards

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/07

whiting.jp - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/07 with jamesca and chris poad

CarolineH - 2nd - 23/Sep/07

ElvisLeg - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/07 with Christopher Witts

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/07 with Sarah Stirling

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

julian allen - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/07

martin one - 2nd - 26/Aug/07 with pete

Zoomer - 2nd - 19/Aug/07 with Julia Bloomer

Jules 210681 - Lead - 19/Aug/07 with glenn bloomer

Sandy Holford - Solo - Aug/07

pete.hutchings - Lead O/S - Aug/07

joe_alexander - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/07 with Emma

crazydaisy - 2nd - 16/Jul/07 with Joe Alexander

fivestar - Lead - 07/Jul/07

Herron - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/07 with Simon Riley

hallex - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/07 with BEx Atkinson and Neil Harrison

Bex Atkinson - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/07 with Neil Harrison

sce8 - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/07 with Livy

dobby 200 - Lead rpt - 07/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead - Jun/07

Darren_R - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with Alice Missions

jeffsheard - Lead O/S - 06/May/07 with Sarah Davis

Hidden - 2nd - 05/May/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/07

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

first intrduction to the cuttings. dodgy last section with a right reach to the lower off
leemaybr05 - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/07

adambettiss - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/07 with Pete Coceani

John-Luke Casey - Lead O/S - Apr/07 with Kev Nash

toasted - Lead - 25/Mar/07 with Ian Atkins

CharlieC - Lead O/S - 11/Feb/07 with Bob

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Feb/07

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Jan/07

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - TR - 2007

Scott N - 2007

PerrinT - TR - 2007

phil_freeman - Lead - 2007 with dave spence

hutchay - Lead O/S - 2007

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/06

Not a problem, slightly tricky top around the overhanging chunk of rock to finish. 3 bolts.
sprocket90 - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/06 with Hannah

Hidden - Lead - 10/Sep/06

Chris Sansum - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/06 with Weilin Wang, Darren Garlish

Tony Adshead - TR O/S - 13/Jul/06 with Jody 'Lizard' Knight

thelizard - Lead β - 13/Jul/06 with Tony Adshead

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/06

maddogmac - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/06 with munky

chrisw88 - Lead - 05/Jun/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/06

ebunick - Lead O/S - 13/May/06 with Lou

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/06

BennyBoy - Lead O/S - May/06 with Dylan Burgess

jonathan watt - Lead - 08/Apr/06

DerwentDiluted - Lead - Apr/06 with Nicola Pettit

bazzag - Lead - 22/Jan/06 with reece

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Fun, the hardest bit being the move out over the bulge.
freelancer_85 - Lead RP - 2006 with Megan

Lloyders - 2006

Phil PBC - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/05

Crabby - TR dnf - 15/Oct/05 with cheeky

davewing - Lead - 18/Aug/05

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

Rob Laird - Lead O/S - May/05

PWEI_fan - 2005

Rob Kennard - 2005

Wayne S - 2005

chrisrogers - Lead O/S - Sep/04 with David ?

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/04

Wilbur - Lead O/S - Aug/04 with Coops

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/04

Rob Oram - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/03 with Richard Frewin

JonHarvey - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/03 with Michael Maben

chris murnin - Lead - 21/Mar/03

homing-penguin - Lead - 03/Mar/03

timharrison - Lead - Jan/03

sam coward - Lead O/S - 2003 with Helen

Richard Horn - Lead O/S - 2003

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 2003

jl - Lead - 22/Jun/02 with Barry

aged_ape - Lead O/S - Jun/02 with Ian G

MontyH - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/02 with Paul Milton

jonberry791 - Lead O/S - 2002

Allan Young - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/01 with Michelle Ryan

Gareth - Lead O/S - 05/May/01 with Graeme

FrankW - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/00 with Levi

rocktigger - 2nd O/S - Aug/00 with Ian, Clare

gripped01 - Lead O/S - Feb/00 with Bobby G

Richard White - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/99

Nice Warm Up. Bit Tricky for 3+ though, especially final move. 3B's to lower off
climbingrev - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/98

Steve Mcc - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/98 with Ben Booth, Nick Hinton

brew_guru - Lead O/S - Jul/98 with chris williams/jon ratcliffe

Hidden - 1998

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Sep/96

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/96

simon kimber - Lead - 1996

simon kimber - Lead - 1996

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
davem05, Chris dyer, MichaelAzzopardi, ukphil

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