Wild Country*** 6a
[Wild Country just before the crux, 2 kb]285m, 9 pitches. A 9 pitch route 250 metres left of Wings for Life. Three 6a pitches but pitch 6 (known as Reach for Glory)is the hardest and best.
Peter Keller, Urs Odermatt 22/May/2010

Photo: Wild Country just before the crux © nicole almond

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This climb is in 62 logbooks, and on 15 wishlists.

jonnysims - AltLd O/S - 21/Oct/14 with Amy Till

Hidden - AltLd - 18/Oct/14

Cracking day out, best of trip. Sustained interest and impeccably bolted. Tied on with Jason had evens pitches. Chris and Matt chasing hard. About 3.5 hours on route.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - AltLd O/S - 18/Oct/14 with Matt Bello, Chris Coapes, Jason Wood

great day out. I took the odd pitches, Pierce the evens. 6a+ pitch bloody hard with a heavy sack
TomGB - AltLd O/S - 16/Oct/14 with Pierce Ferris

BicycleBradley - AltLd O/S - 13/Oct/14

2.5hrs on route. Led the odd pitches.
Erkke - AltLd O/S - 12/Oct/14 with Jonas

Kyuzo - Sep/14 with Emyr Rees

Did in 5 pitches, just under 3 hr. Lead the first 6a and 6a+ pitches - well fun. Waiting on the other 2 groups at the top in blazing sunshine would be better with a cocktail!
krasavenko - AltLd O/S - 22/Apr/14 with Jamie Foxen

Liam Ingram - AltLd O/S - 22/Apr/14 with Nick Bryan, Fergus Cuthill

annep11 - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/14 with Suzy

alexmcmillan - AltLd O/S - 16/Apr/14 with Max Scherer

Amazing route, did Wings for Life last year and came back to Telendos for more! Slightly harder but just as good.
Bethwoodley - AltLd O/S - Apr/14 with Bruce Woodley

I took the odds, Chris the evens. 3hr30.
dpiddock - AltLd O/S - 28/Oct/13 with Chris P

rob.grafton - 21/Oct/13 with becky, Craig, Martin Smith, andy bunnage, Jim

number 466! best day of our holiday. just perfect its a very difficult walk in (we got lost and followed the wrong yellow path)
steve2006 - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/13 with Andrew Pearson

Derek Ryden - AltLd O/S - 16/Oct/13 with Rod White, Glynne Andrew

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 13/Oct/13

Really good climb with impressive views both on the climb and topping out. 6a pitches and crux move are great. The walk in is the toughest part since it has to be done near mid day so if possible use a boat... The walk off is fun though but not in old vans with holes in.
nicole almond - 2nd - 08/Jul/13 with Dave Garry

P1 dan, P2 me, P3 me, P4 dan, P5 dan, P6 me, P7 dan, P8 me, P9 me.
a13x - AltLd O/S - 24/Apr/13 with Dan Robinson

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Apr/13

Ascent 395. 2hr 25min. Dropped a quickdraw... Me P1-2, Ed P3, Me P4, Ed P5, Ed P6-7, Me P8-9
marcb - AltLd rpt - 23/Apr/13 with Ed Ratcliffe

Matt Cooke - AltLd O/S - 18/Apr/13 with Sam Taylor

Climbed as a 3, finished in 5.5 hours. Wind speed about 60 km/h with gusts up to 90 km/h. Top pitch felt like a wind tunnel with the quickdraws all pointing up into the sky from the wind.
sarpedon - AltLd O/S - 07/Apr/13

Hidden - AltLd - 06/Apr/13

Shaw Brown - 05/Apr/13 with Dan Kelly

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 04/Apr/13

block lead first 5 pitches in three rope lengths, Rem finished in another two rope lengths. very easy, friendly bolting. great day. did wfl as well with a lot of walking around the Island
benkelsey - AltLd O/S - 04/Apr/13 with Gabe Oliver, Remus Knowles

Super enjoyable but long day with Wings for Life as well. Seconded this one with the other boys joining several pitches together for some lovely, long picturesque climbing in 20+ degree weather
Gabe Oliver - 2nd O/S - 04/Apr/13 with Remus Knowles, Ben Kelsey

womblesi - AltLd O/S - 02/Apr/13

Simul-climbed :)
crabby2009 - AltLd O/S - 02/Apr/13 with Steve Le Feuvre

Simul climbed and then did Wings of Life. Great day!
Bargate_Champ - AltLd - 02/Apr/13 with crabby2009

Snake on route!
Sarah Statham - AltLd O/S - Apr/13

mux - Lead - 2013 with nicole

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 25/Nov/12

Hidden - Oct/12

Dale ran P1 and P2 together then I lead P3,5,7,9. Great route the walk off took us longer than the climb. :)
SGD - AltLd - 19/May/12 with Dale

James P1/P2/P4/P5/P7/P9. Me P3/P6/P8. Ascent number 299! Completed in 2:41. Amazing climbing, a three star route for sure!
marcb - AltLd O/S - 06/May/12 with James Ryan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 06/May/12

Ran up this is two hours 20 mins, graet route not to hard, the walk off took longer. I had the crux pitch
Dale - AltLd O/S - May/12 with stu

Me P1, P3, P5, P6 & P8. 4 hour climb, 2 hour walk off.
hellboundblr - AltLd - 27/Apr/12 with Ian Wilkinson

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Apr/12

Lead P2,P4,P6,P8. Lead the reach for Glory 6a+ pitch and got the crux but then had to rest above that. Only rest on the route tho. Hard with a sack on the back loaded with both climbers food, gear, water, and shoes. Much better and more sustained the Wings for life
Simon Holden (LCandCC) - AltLd dog - 27/Apr/12 with Charlotte Goedvolk

Boat 2euro to Telendos village, lovely walk-in (45 mins?), perfect day as no slow parties on the route. Took 3 hrs 20 swinging leads. Crux "reach for glory" pitch hard is you are short (I'm not) or have a rucsac on your back (I did). Just fantastic!
Phil Murray - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/12 with Steve Wright

boat to base of crag ~10 euros each, 20 minutes to base of route ( not the beastly approach idescribed in the book) 3 hours to top out. :)belay at end of pitch 6 (crux pitch) is way out left. ascent number 266 apparently. Walk off is long!
JamieSparkes - AltLd O/S - 08/Apr/12 with Nick

pete1993 - AltLd O/S - 08/Apr/12

led p1,3,5,7,9
Nick1812P - AltLd O/S - 08/Apr/12 with Kalymnos 2012, Jamie

Dan Jenkin - AltLd O/S - 09/Nov/11 with Gordon Jenkin

Hidden - AltLd - 21/Oct/11

With jorge the american - good route but not as big a day as its it made out. Started late and had beers by 3.30pm. Did it in 6 pitches. Good fun.
mux - AltLd O/S - 22/Sep/11

WalnutHorse - AltLd O/S - 16/Sep/11

proper day out. really nice route, the biggest multi pitch i,ve done and first sport one too. bugger of a walk off!!
LukeP LCC - AltLd O/S - 11/May/11 with steve kirman

Campbell42 - AltLd O/S - 10/May/11 with Andrew Wild

Another excellent multipitch in a great location. Arrived in style: private speedboat courtesy of Rita's Restaurant, where we were staying. Led Ps 1,3,5,7,9.
Andy Clarke - AltLd O/S - 09/May/11 with sk1nfl1nt

Hidden - AltLd - 09/May/11

Excellent day out. Not an obvious line but great climbing.
cat22 - AltLd O/S - 30/Apr/11 with Mike

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Apr/11

steve.warrington - AltLd O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Nik Goile

Glenn Sutcliffe - 17/Oct/10 with Charl

Dougie Harvey - AltLd O/S - 13/Sep/10 with Richie Pardede

georgel - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/10 with iain

Lead P1,3,5 and 8 and George accidentally ran 6&7 together. Brilliant.
catt - AltLd O/S - 13/Sep/10 with George

2nd Ascent.
Dave Musgrove - AltLd O/S - 24/May/10 with Bob Larkin, Johnny Walker

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