Snowdrop* E1 5b
33m, 2 pitches. An intimidating route with lots of exposure on its second pitch. Start under the perfect groove on the edge of the bay.
1) 4c, 15m. Climb the groove to a hanging stance at the fault-line.
2) 5b, 18m. Move up to the roofs then make an airy traverse left to the arete which is then followed to the top. Intimidating. © ROCKFAX
FA. P.Holden, Howard Lancashire 31.3.75 31/Mar/1975
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This climb is in 26 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

led the 5b pitch. good gear and places to stop and arrange gear easily. top out is steep and loose. careful testing required before trusting the holds. pulled off a block the size of a small coffee table but luckily avoided it hitting me in the chest!
joedoherty - AltLd O/S - 05/Nov/14 with Anna Gibson

elfka - AltLd - 05/Nov/14 with Joe Doherty

Tom Livingstone - AltLd O/S - 22/Jun/13 with Jake Lloyd

Sea was too rough to get to the routes we wanted, and this looked fun. loose and dirty enough to class as esoterica, but fun climbing.
jacobjlloyd - AltLd O/S - 22/Jun/13 with Tom Livingstone

Andre Clarke - Lead dnf - 20/Apr/13

ianto - 2013

Led P2. Good moves under the roof and out to the arete.
Monkey_Alan - AltLd O/S - 14/Oct/12 with Julian Prieto

Led P1
Julian Prieto - AltLd O/S - 14/Oct/12 with Alan Blanchflower

Haydn Jones - 2nd O/S - 12/May/12 with pep

feilx - Lead O/S - 21/Nov/10 with Mike Soldner

Great varied climbing and some cool exposure moving round onto the arete
msoldn - 2nd O/S - 21/Nov/10 with Felix

Sophie Nunn - AltLd O/S - 21/Oct/10 with Alex

AlexD - AltLd O/S - 21/Oct/10 with Sophie

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 19/Sep/10

Dave Thompson - AltLd O/S - 19/Sep/10 with Duncan Critchley

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/09 with Mike Hawkins

Hidden - 2009

Led both pitches. Superb traverse onto the arete, exposed moves but good gear. Great climb.
Mr Tickle - Lead O/S - 21/Dec/08 with davenev

davenev - 2nd O/S - 21/Dec/08 with luke

Led P1, 4cish
Different Steve - AltLd O/S - 26/Sep/08 with Guy Reid

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/08 with helen gibson

First Swanage E1 onsight!!! led the 5b pitch.
timharrison - AltLd O/S - 28/May/06 with Mike Clifford

feilx - 2005

sdht - 1993

steve taylor - AltLd - May/89 with mark grover

Nigel Coe - AltLd - 07/Jun/81 with Steve Bartlett

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