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[Topping out., 3 kb]10m. The slim groove gives a sustained and demanding pitch with a hard initial 3m. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 357 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Philoosh - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/14

Theodorus2 - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/14

Fabian001 - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/14

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

Ross.Cooper - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Joe Seymour

Sam Hockley - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with UBMC

Lizzie B - Lead dog - 08/Mar/14 with UBMC

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

Dan Geh - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Freshers

Hidden - 2nd dog - 01/Mar/14

davemcummings - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/14 with Steven

adamraymondwhite - Lead β - Mar/14 with jonny

Patrick Clissold - Lead - 22/Feb/14 with Eleri Clissold

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

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

Jenben - 09/Feb/14

Bernie L - Lead O/S - 24/Dec/13

An easy first half -once I got on the rock! Then a tricky two metres where I had my first paddy, tried the move again and had my first fall- knee knocked the wall and then on the third time I got lucky (with a bit of help from Sam!). Didn't enjoy climb as much as I could've done- must do it again.
jaffshols - 2nd dog - 10/Nov/13 with sam holloway

firebuoy - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/13 with Jen, Alex

Led up to set up a top rope for freshers on an amazing sunny day in October.
pc1983 - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/13

wpgaudin - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/13 with Janice

PilarMartinez - Lead rpt - 31/Aug/13 with The Ghost

MGrock - Lead - 15/Aug/13

Kitesurfer.alex1990 - TR O/S - 13/Aug/13

MoWalker3 - 04/Aug/13 with Cormac, chrissy

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Lizi

Patrick Clissold - Lead - 03/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/13

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

philhaigh - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/13 with Tammy Pay, Natalie Haigh

trannumrahim - Lead - 16/Jun/13 with Ewan Panter

pdhammond - Lead dnf - 25/May/13

matthew_henson - Lead O/S - 19/May/13

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

the ant hill mob - Lead O/S - 01/May/13

ColinVern - Lead O/S - 01/May/13 with Anthony Hill

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

Hidden - TR β - 04/Feb/13

Hidden - Lead - 04/Feb/13

riff156 - Lead O/S - 13/Jan/13 with Alex Falconer

sonic46 - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/13

will - Lead O/S - 2013

mikehenesy - Lead - 03/Nov/12 with Tim Johns

jennym32 - 2nd O/S - 13/Oct/12

Hard slippery boulder problem start.
AndySL - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Deano

pete1185 - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Dom Koole

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

Hidden - Lead - 19/Sep/12

mike.rigby - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Rob Edwards

climbhannahclimb - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/12 with Iain Adams

Psych - Lead O/S - Aug/12

SandyB - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/12 with David Berlin

Couldn't commit to start on my first attempt, came back after lunch and found ok.
jennifers87 - Lead β - 25/Jun/12 with Marissa Earnshaw

Nice mantle start.
leeds_belle - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/12 with Jen Shaftoe

Bouldery start, easy going after
Pike - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/12 with Lou

cameron_hall - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12 with Michael Bedington

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/May/12

kierandm - 2nd - 27/May/12 with Mark Hale

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/12

F4 in my Portland guide. Pretty tough at that grade!
thomaspomfrett - Lead - 26/May/12 with Dan Slome

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

hard for a 4! bolts pretty spaced out
chubbyclimber - Lead - 19/May/12 with Roy

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

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

nataliehaigh - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with Phil Haigh

Hidden - Lead dog - 05/May/12

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

Chomp - Lead - 06/Apr/12

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

nice enough and only polished at the bottom
collywob - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - Mar/12

Gile5 - Lead O/S - 29/Feb/12

Hinchrn - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/12 with Michael Henesy, Kate Bolton

4+ 10m- first climb of the new year... Bit poor, and continued throughout the day. Was mainly there to get Martyn some more exp... Thought this was harder than 4+
Matt Smyth - Lead O/S - 21/Jan/12 with Martyn Trevorrow

Martyn Trev - TR O/S - 21/Jan/12 with Matt Smyth

watto1000 - Lead O/S - Jan/12

petecox84 - 2012

Marti999 - Lead - 20/Dec/11 with Dr Steve

gr1g10 - TR - 06/Nov/11

Hidden - TR - 05/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Nov/11

Hidden - TR O/S - Nov/11

Very well used and extremely polished route leading a bit of difficulty getting past the start
Mouse Matt - TR β - 16/Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Oct/11

JackHatton - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/11 with richy mardell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/11

alaster tonge - Lead - 04/Sep/11 with Assad Lahlou

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

Not very nice
flatcap - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/11 with Claire

UnkArl - Lead β - 16/Aug/11 with Stefano

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

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

Warm-up route. Very hot day, struggled a bit.
Dave 88 - Lead dog - 03/Aug/11 with John Willson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/11

popov86 - Lead - Aug/11

adrianchandler - TR O/S - 30/Jul/11

jimecallaw - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with ADRIAN, David, Danny

Dannywallcrawler - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with David, jim wallace

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

edordead - Lead - 23/Jul/11

cheeky - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/11 with Dan

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/11

Mike Parks - TR O/S - 16/Jul/11

cathymiller - Lead dog - 09/Jul/11 with rose shaddock

First "outdoor" sport lead
rpinto - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/11

edordead - Lead - 18/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 11/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 01/Jun/11

very polished!!...........if this is the right route
shim - Lead - Jun/11

danfunkman - Lead - 26/May/11

Shua1990 - Lead O/S - 26/May/11

Aspen - Solo O/S - 08/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/11

Hidden - Lead - 30/Apr/11

LA Bradders - TR - 29/Apr/11

A nasty start for a 4+
antdav - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Wayne

tricky, polished start
hotfeet - 24/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead - 23/Apr/11

waynem1985 - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/11

couldn't reach holds after second bolt.
jon_ridley - Lead dnf - 16/Apr/11

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

Nick_Merriman - Lead - Apr/11 with alexcollins123

Used this just to practice an advanced threading drill.
Quarryboy - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/11 with UCR youth squad

alexcollins123 - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/11

Fraser hill-casey - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11

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

james steven turney - TR - 12/Mar/11

Boogs - Lead β - 2011

jamjambarwick - Lead - 2011

combatrock - TR - 2011

David Staples - Lead O/S - 2011

MarkyMark_7 - Lead β - 2011

clukins - Lead β - 21/Nov/10 with Phil Davies

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/10

Steve Woollard - Lead - 05/Oct/10 with Jonathan Emett

fizzychewitt - TR - 25/Sep/10 with Mike Doyle

michael burrows - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with margaret

Lallylandslider - 2nd - 25/Sep/10 with michael burrows

Qisheng Xie - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/10 with Philip Maxwell-Muller

Fatclimber - Lead dog - 19/Sep/10 with Kelwyn

Sport
KDW - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/10 with Steve

JHC - 05/Sep/10

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

dont be put off by the description, I actually quite liked it
najki_2000 - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/10 with Chris Rose

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

Like Juggernaut first bolt was hard. Increbily shiney with sharp holds too. Wouldn't try again.
erbridger - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/10 with Luke Gobal, Tom Court, Tom Buller

tania - 2nd - 18/Jul/10 with Anne

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

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

Tom Seccombe - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/10 with tj murry

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

Rhys Jones - Lead - 05/Jun/10

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

Hidden - 2nd - 23/May/10

Bolts quite far apart and a bit tricky in places.
Kingsjester - Lead - 17/May/10 with G. Tuson

benwhit - Lead - May/10

kingborris - Lead O/S - May/10

Hidden - Lead - 25/Apr/10

rovers777 - Lead dog - 20/Apr/10

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

Danny Crump - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10 with John Andrews, Richard Vaughan

jez_palmer - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10

danoflynn - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/10 with Jimothy

greylag - Lead - Mar/10

zach.stone - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/10 with Peter Hill

RandomHero - Lead - 24/Jan/10

Jane Weir - 2010

nick jeans - Lead - 2010 with tony adshead

Hidden - Lead - Oct/09

mattshort - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/09 with Elly Pryce

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

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

dereke12000 - Lead - 31/Aug/09

Disco - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/09

SusanH - 2nd - 31/Aug/09 with Disco

Tony Adshead - TR O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Kevin 'Stretch' Simpson

thelizard - Lead β - 30/Aug/09 with Jude Adshead, Nathan adshead, Tony Adshead

Nathan Adshead - TR dnf - 30/Aug/09 with Hazard

Good route, still making a mountain out of a mole hill at the start but no major dramas.
Steve954 - Lead rpt - 29/Aug/09 with Andy

Howes - TR O/S - 29/Aug/09 with Katie Elaine

drewclimber - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/09 with paul, gordon

Bisteris - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/09 with Jules Hargreaves

Kate Edhouse - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Bryony Parkinson

robandian - Lead - Aug/09

nick hawkins - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/09 with Ian

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

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jun/09

leemaybr05 - TR O/S - 15/Jun/09 with Beckie Bale

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jun/09

andrew549 - Lead - 30/May/09

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

good positive climb with good balance at the start and on third bolt.
andycash - Lead O/S - 04/May/09 with paul brackston

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/09

Richard Gilbert - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/09

Spicerman - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Marv

Harphead - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Spicerman

Jus - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09

Ceridwen - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd dog - 05/Apr/09

JimBee - Lead β - Apr/09

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

jeanjacquescarnages - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/09

nicki_2712 - 2nd - 21/Mar/09 with Tom Baines

i didnt fall but had a little rest
cayteye - TR dog - 15/Mar/09 with Paul Highams

tradguy - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead - Mar/09

Sandrine - Lead - 28/Feb/09 with Ivan

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

Hidden - Lead - Feb/09

thompson1000 - 2009

mark_wellin - Lead O/S - 2009

thomasmouse - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Not as enjoyable as Amazonia
Stick - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with Fat Al

Hidden - Lead dog - 25/Oct/08

Monk - Lead - 25/Oct/08 with RUMC

julian allen - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/08

Lallylandslider - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/08 with michael doyle

LeighAdams - Lead - 11/Sep/08 with Eddie Banks

FrostyWebb - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/08 with Tom

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jun/08

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

98%monkey - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/08 with Flatcap

Not a bad climb, a bit polished.
flatcap - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/08 with Phil

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

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

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

c.gawthorpe - TR - Jun/08

nadeem - Lead - Jun/08

poey50 - Lead - May/08 with Rowan15

joshwales - Lead rpt - May/08

pre-placed gear
John Marsland - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/08 with Goi

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/08 with John Marsland

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Apr/08

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 23/Mar/08 with Nicola Pettit

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

nevostevo - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/08 with andy

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/08

Hidden - TR O/S - 24/Feb/08

Hidden - Lead RP - 24/Feb/08

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

sharmawho? - Lead O/S - 2008 with oli, chris

Alex More - Lead - 2008

Not one I'll be climbing again!
rhino_bill - Lead β - 29/Dec/07 with Richard Dagnan

vertigo - Lead O/S - 29/Dec/07 with Robin Hill

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

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

Easy Lead, no real issues
Steve954 - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/07

Jonathan Emett - Lead rpt - 21/Oct/07 with Peter Weston

Jonathan Emett - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/07 with Peter Weston

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

Hidden - Lead - 18/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead - 09/Sep/07

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

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

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

adambettiss - TR RP - 12/Aug/07 with Pete Coceani

Claire S-J - Jul/07

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

sce8 - Lead dog - 09/Jun/07 with Livy

Gem29 - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/07

nublet - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/07 with Kylie Richards

Hidden - Lead β - Jun/07

PeteLoveless - Lead O/S - Jun/07

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

Hidden - Lead - 04/May/07

dobby 200 - Lead rpt - 01/May/07

daviesp2 - TR - 22/Apr/07

eppa - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/07 with Rob Laird

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/07

El Rabano - 2nd O/S - Apr/07 with Mike Rignall, Chris Tan

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

jh5638 - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/07 with Neil Ferguson

John-Luke Casey - Lead O/S - Mar/07 with Josh Jones

trev_f - TR O/S - 21/Feb/07 with Martin

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

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Jan/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - TR - 2007

PerrinT - 2nd - 2007

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2007

hutchay - Lead O/S - 2007

Sandy Holford - Lead O/S - Sep/06 with Nick Anderson

omniscient_penguin - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/06 with Ruth Killeen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/06

jonathan watt - Lead - 15/Jul/06

Matt Bennett - Lead - Jul/06

upontop - Lead O/S - Jul/06 with Chris

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/06

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

Rebecca Buckenham - Lead O/S - 14/May/06 with Andre

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

Darrell Read - Lead - 06/May/06 with Ian Johnson

Stuart Johnston - Lead O/S - May/06

AR - 2nd - Jan/06 with Colin

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Simon Webb - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Philip de-Beger - 2006

Lloyders - 2006

Phil PBC - 2006

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

sasmojo - Lead O/S - Sep/05 with kate farley

Rokmunky - Lead O/S - Aug/05

Marq - Lead O/S - 08/May/05 with Andy Pettifer

Rob Laird - Lead O/S - May/05

Rob in a Field - Lead - Apr/05

PWEI_fan - 2005

timothee - 2005

Richie Cooke - 2nd β - 2005 with Ali Gordon

Wayne S - 2005

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

roverhead - Lead - 02/Jul/04

jl - Lead - 07/Apr/04 with Rachel

Hidden - Lead - 19/Feb/04

Martin - Lead O/S - 2004

Hidden - Lead - 2004

Hidden - Lead - 2004

chris murnin - Lead - 23/Mar/03

homing-penguin - Lead - 03/Mar/03

timharrison - Lead - Mar/03

sam coward - Lead O/S - 2003 with Helen

Richard Horn - Lead O/S - 2003

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 2003

mikeshewring - Lead - 2003

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/02

furry - TR - 06/Oct/02 with Phil B

MontyH - Lead - 28/Sep/02 with Andy Lawrance

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

jonberry791 - Lead O/S - 2002

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/01

4Bs to lower off. Nice climb, quite tricky for a 4+. Enjoyed this climb.
climbingrev - Lead rpt - 20/Oct/01

rrrock! - Lead - Jun/01

Hidden - Lead dog - 27/May/01

FrankW - Lead rpt - 14/Jan/01 with Joe

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

FrankW - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/00 with Joe

gripped01 - Lead O/S - May/00 with Dan Graves

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

Richard White - 2000

Hidden - Lead - 07/Feb/99

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/98

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

Hidden - 1998

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

simon kimber - Lead - 1996

simon kimber - Lead - 1996

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, MichaelAzzopardi

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easy 514 of 32
hard 4+8 of 32
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easy 4+3 of 32
hard 40 of 32
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easy 40 of 32
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 357 (0.6%)
Lead282 of 357 (79.0%)
Followed22 of 357 (6.2%)
Toproped29 of 357 (8.1%)
Unknown22 of 357 (6.2%)

'Climbed'116 of 357 (32.5%)
clean O/S199 of 357 (55.7%)
clean β13 of 357 (3.6%)
clean rpt8 of 357 (2.2%)
clean RP2 of 357 (0.6%)
dogged15 of 357 (4.2%)
dnf4 of 357 (1.1%)