The Mouth Waters** 7a+
[Rush Hour at The Cuttings, 3 kb]16m. A pleasant, crimpy face climb with some good rests. © ROCKFAX
FA. Martin Crocker 16.4.90 16/Apr/1990

Ticklists: The Cuttings Sport Climbing Apprenticeship, West Country Climbs, ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Classic UK F7s.

Photo: Rush Hour at The Cuttings © TRNovice

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 100 logbooks, and on 13 wishlists.

Hidden - TR dog - 18/Oct/14

Hidden - Lead - 23/Aug/14

Nick Clement - Lead RP - 13/Aug/14 with mandy clement

philhaigh - Lead RP - 12/Aug/14 with Gema Sanchez, Jon Casado, Natalie Haigh

philhaigh - Lead dog - 05/Aug/14 with Shamina Kapadia

Rory Bascombe - Lead dog - 21/Jun/14 with Dad

mop449 - Lead dog - 16/Jun/14 with Phillip Wright

thomasmouse - Lead RP - 14/Jun/14

Came pretty close on onsite but too pumped. Got it on second attempt, but only just
anthony henry - Lead RP - 11/May/14 with Andy, thedoctorisin

RadekNowak - Lead RP - 12/Apr/14

Luxulyan - Lead RP - 08/Mar/14 with Tim

lewiz - Lead rpt - 16/Feb/14 with Kamil Winczek

Luxulyan - Lead dog - 16/Feb/14 with Tim

Hardest 7a+ I've ever gotten on. Managed to drag my ass to the top after about 20 falls. Hard to read.
sarpedon - TR dog - 14/Dec/13

Hidden - TR dnf - 30/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead β - 30/Jun/13

1st redpoint attempt
Jus - Lead RP - 15/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd dog - 15/Jun/13

drcorbasisgod - Lead dog - 24/Apr/13

Hidden - 2nd dog - 21/Apr/13

1st RP
eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead RP - 03/Apr/13 with Rich

JCAshman - Lead rpt - 27/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/Oct/12

4 attempts, felt quite close to getting the redpoint but was just too tired in the end. Next time!
jonleighton - Lead dog - 30/Sep/12

lewiz - Lead RP - 29/Sep/12 with Mike Conway

first redpoint
3 Names - Lead RP - 22/Aug/12 with Richy Churcher

bolt to bolt working out moves, much too hot!
3 Names - Lead dog - 20/Aug/12 with Richy Churcher

John Mcshea - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/12 with Justin Timms

F7a+
El3ctroFuzz - Lead O/S - 13/May/12 with Alex Chapman

MarkRyder - Lead RP - 21/Apr/12 with Iain

Hidden - Lead RP - 21/Apr/12

Brian H - Lead RP - 15/Apr/12

first shared roof still hardest move!
natalietanzer - Lead dog - 16/Mar/12 with Dan Gibson

Thin but great moves.
_m.cox_ - Lead RP - 26/Feb/12 with Tom Harrison

Hidden - Lead RP - 19/Feb/12

Keen to come back to this. first go felt nails, secound easier. Similar to haute cuisine but with another roof section. Will succum with some work.
Ed morris - Lead dog - 06/Feb/12 with Theo

matt perks - 2012

innes - Lead O/S - 2012

trev_f - Lead RP - 18/Dec/11 with Alex M

Alex More - TR dog - 18/Dec/11 with trev

tom106 - Lead RP - 27/Nov/11 with nathan

Ed Babs - Lead RP - 26/Nov/11 with Iain Moodie, Tom Thorne, Mike Hawkins

GarethHall - Lead RP - 06/Nov/11 with Patrick Goodwin

Great route, a better, tougher version of Haute Cuisine. 3rd day over 2.5 years, also tried 22/02/09 and 17/07/11.
catt - Lead RP - 26/Oct/11 with Nick Sexton

sportsten - Lead RP - 07/Aug/11 with SwissMachine

JPGR - Lead - 23/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 16/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 11/Jun/11

willbatho - Lead dog - 08/May/11

Hidden - Lead - 16/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 09/Apr/11

Wendy - Lead RP - 09/Apr/11 with Tom Ball

Fluffed my sequence a couple of times. Really awesome route. Feels nails to start and then easy once you do it.
mark_wellin - Lead RP - Apr/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/Mar/11

spicy and thin, but really good.
Spacetourist - Lead RP - Mar/11 with Rosea

Hawkscry - 2011

Ceridwen - TR dnf - 2011 with Alex Dennis

Hidden - Lead dog - 21/Nov/10

brices - Lead RP - 06/Nov/10

Felt seriously hard! Must be out of practice on these face climbs
DrGav - TR dog - 26/Sep/10 with Dave

Leeds - Lead RP - 23/May/10

andy jennings - 2nd dog - 22/May/10 with keith

appropriatly belayed by The mike waters
dominic lee - Lead RP - 16/May/10 with mike waters

trev_f - Lead dog - 13/May/10 with Mel, Andy

Hidden - Lead RP - 13/Mar/10

2RP after a couple of bolt-to-bolts
jgustafsson - Lead RP - Mar/10 with Pino

pretty fine, got it second redpoint .last hard moves paticularly fine.not much harder than it's neighbour.
w.pettet-smith - Lead RP - 31/Jan/10 with steve

Hidden - Lead dog - 2010

Nice crimpy moves fluffed quick RP.
Justin T - Lead dog - 04/May/09

tough for the grade, good fun though
Seb1uk - Lead dog - 19/Apr/09 with Scott Soithongsuk

Hidden - Lead dog - 21/Mar/09

Dandan82 - Lead RP - Mar/09 with andy schofe

Hidden - Lead RP - 22/Feb/09

schof - Lead RP - 15/Feb/09 with biggie bob

Hidden - Lead dog - 19/Jul/08

Hidden - Lead RP - 30/Jun/08

dmoir - Lead RP - 26/Apr/08 with Dan Barbour

Rob Kennard - 10/Apr/08 with Harry Massey

marky - Lead RP - Mar/08 with Sharon

feilx - Lead RP - 02/Feb/08 with Dave M

John Southworth - 2008

Boy - 2008

eddieclimb - Lead RP - Sep/07 with Jason Parker

Martin Krasnansky - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/07

Richard Horn - Lead RP - 06/May/07

Hidden - 2007

bigie bob - Lead RP - 11/Nov/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/06

Hidden - 11/Mar/06

lx - Lead - Mar/06 with ben

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

dan gibson - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

dannyboy83 - Lead RP - 2006

pezzerrr - Lead RP - 2003

Richard White - 2000

Hard to grade. Doesn't feel as desperate as Haute Cuisine yet does feel harder, if you get my drift. Missed out on the old 7b tick!
Ben Thorne - Lead RP - 2000 with Jimbo, John Pullin

goi.ashmore - Lead RP - 14/Mar/98 with Roy Thomas

buzby78 - Lead RP - 05/Apr/97

sadams - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/97 with Team Midlands

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Neil1986, JackMac, RFWilkie, ian caton, Ezy Ryder

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