Shark's Fin*** HS 5a
[Posing on Shark's Fin, 2 kb]6m. The flake that crosses the overhang is great training for the bigger Ramshaw routes, and one or two at the Roaches! The shortest three star route in the guide? From its top, try and spot the huge frog! © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Western Peak Grit 100 VD - VS, 100 Western Grit Stars.

Photo: Posing on Shark's Fin © DanChad
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 140 logbooks, and on 33 wishlists.

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 09/Aug/14

This is the best problem, ever!
althesin - Sent O/S - 05/Jul/14

Excellent boulder problem, but never 5b.
Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Solo - 08/Jun/14 with Dan Chadfield

DanChad - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/14 with Chris Murray

Joemanglerocks - Solo - 19/Apr/14

Robin Nichols - Sent O/S - 22/Feb/14

Hidden - Sent - 22/Feb/14

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 24/Nov/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Nov/13

Hidden - Sent x - 23/Oct/13

Awesome. Never seen a rock feature like it anywhere else. Steepest HS I've ever seen too.
Jimbo C - Solo O/S - 20/Oct/13

gro▀artig!
Hannes B - Sent O/S - 02/Sep/13

PeteWilson - Sent O/S - 21/Jun/13 with Andrew Graham

Hidden - Sent dnf - 11/May/13

Hidden - Sent dnf - 11/May/13

jjclarke70 - Solo - 06/Apr/13

MTL - Sent O/S - 17/Feb/13 with Steve

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Feb/13

saffy - Lead O/S - 2013

Mike W - Solo O/S - 23/Dec/12

Laurence Everitt - Sent O/S - 29/Nov/12

Sam Cooke - Sent O/S - 29/Sep/12

Paul Hy - Solo - 09/Sep/12 with Damien K, Tony

danjimwill - 08/Sep/12

Hidden - Sent O/S - 01/Sep/12

Dan Geh - Sent rpt - 01/Sep/12 with Neil Mackie

bibster1989 - Sent - 01/Sep/12

Dan Geh - Sent rpt - 19/Jun/12 with Roxy

Hidden - Sent O/S - 05/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Feb/12

Boj S - Solo rpt - 25/Feb/12

this was fun
cookacat - Sent O/S - 25/Feb/12 with jamie s, sam, bojan, huw

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Feb/12

CragDog - Solo O/S - 25/Feb/12

JamieSparkes - Solo O/S - 25/Feb/12 with alex minshall, Huw

Hidden - Solo - 2012

Hidden - Sent - 27/Nov/11

Simon_Letman - Sent - 27/Nov/11

rich_hw - Sent O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Graeme Hammond, MartinWilliams87, JohnBramwell

Graeme Hammond - Sent rpt - 19/Nov/11 with Martin Williams, john Bramwell, Richard Williams

MartinWilliams87 - Sent O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Richard Williams

possibly the least productive climbing day ive ever had ahaha. just too hot and too tired, this problem is great though
al123 - Solo - 01/Oct/11 with alistair

Boulder problem. Not exactly 3 star
Alistair Corbett - Solo O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Al

truley awesome little climb.
TM_Horton - Solo - 22/Sep/11

Dan Geh - Sent O/S - 13/Jul/11 with Thomas Geh

tgeh - Sent O/S - 13/Jul/11 with dan geh

easy but amazing, especially with the compulsory one handed hang whilst chalking up, just for the camera.... no ascent is valid without it..
Gaz McShee - Solo rpt - 04/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/11

bouldered, nice feels high when up there!
axeman - Sent O/S - 22/Jun/11

Hidden - Sent O/S - 15/Jun/11

Jay J - Sent - 29/Mar/11

bavarianGaz - Solo O/S - 20/Mar/11 with Andy and Deej

A Downing - Solo O/S - 20/Mar/11

deejmonkey - Solo - 20/Mar/11

CharlieMack - Solo rpt - 11/Mar/11 with David

catblack - Sent - 12/Feb/11 with Skippy, Tom Lyons, Andy Barker

andrusht84 - Sent O/S - 30/Jan/11

Hidden - Sent rpt - 14/Nov/10

Rhythm24 - Sent dnf - 14/Nov/10 with Hannah, MikeCheque

Souljah - Sent O/S - 31/Oct/10 with Andi T

Finally after wanting to do this over a year ago. Dashed over to it and enjoyed it. Loved the mantle.
Oliver Branagan - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Miles M

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 16/Sep/10

V5 Dyno
Spidermunkie - Sent x - 02/Sep/10 with Alex

saalty - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/10 with eddy, colin

Awesome
nathanlee - Sent O/S - 28/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo - 29/Jul/10

Mark Collins - Solo O/S - 08/Jul/10 with Neil Henson

Mark Collins - Solo rpt - 08/Jul/10 with Neil Henson

Nice.
shed_hed - Sent O/S - 26/Jun/10

Hidden - Sent O/S - 26/Jun/10

ACE, whole team flashed, spotters but no mats
Graeme Hammond - Sent O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Mary, Darren McMaster, Andy Winter

Hidden - Sent x - 04/Jun/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/10

dja - Sent x - 18/Mar/10 with Andy Smith

Hidden - Sent rpt - 17/Mar/10

Hidden - Sent - 07/Mar/10

Hidden - Sent - 07/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead - 2010

thorley1313 - Sent x - 2010

CharlieMack - Solo O/S - 27/Sep/09 with Jen Maxfield

Played on it in trainers in the rain before so not an onsight.
tomboyle - Solo RP - 12/Sep/09

Hidden - Sent O/S - 06/Sep/09

dashitboarder - Sent - 02/Aug/09 with Dad and Jess

Hidden - Sent O/S - 09/Jul/09

More like a boulder problem but didn't use pad.
joe larner - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/09

Hidden - Sent O/S - 15/Feb/09

MattT88 - Sent O/S - 17/Jan/09 with Alex Flemming

Hidden - Sent dnf - 17/Jan/09

Hidden - Solo rpt - 2009

Hidden - Lead - 2009

Hidden - Solo - 2009

mccaunt - Sent x - 26/Dec/08

Really good even if a bit damp. Couldn't do the eliminate dyno
Paz - Sent O/S - 17/Dec/08

Alex Winter - Sent - 08/Sep/08

jiles - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/08 with alexzander89

Birdo - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Paul McStumpy

Tez29 - Solo - 21/May/08 with Mousey

jon bradley - Solo - 11/May/08

Could not get the mantle at the finish
Nature_Boy12689 - Lead dnf - 23/Apr/08 with Tom Wild

GrantB - Sent - 22/Apr/08

brilliant climb. feels like it's graded HS for humor.
duzinga - Solo O/S - 29/Mar/08

Hidden - Solo - 29/Mar/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - Sent - 2008

maybe_si - Sent - 22/Oct/07

Hidden - Sent O/S - 21/Oct/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Sep/07

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 21/Aug/07

alicia - Sent x - 16/Mar/07 with Fiend, Sarah

quality problem
lewisl - Sent x - 10/Mar/07 with Russ

Really good. Liked to toad at the top.
Will Hunt - Solo O/S - 27/Jan/07 with Katherine

Si dH - Sent x - 26/Nov/06

At Night
Steve Banham - Solo O/S - 18/Nov/06

andy jennings - Solo - Jul/06

good easy boulder problem no sign of the huge frog though
Alex Mason - Solo - 15/Apr/06 with Steve Ramsden

Cold in the snow
Mr Wild - Sent O/S - 26/Dec/05

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/05

Hidden - Sent - 04/Jun/05

GPN - Sent - Jun/05

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

mark s - 2005

Hidden - Solo - 01/Aug/04

r0b - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/04

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2004

John Eley - Sent O/S - 2004

Hidden - 2003

Hidden - Solo - 22/Sep/02

rlrs - Sent - 2001

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 26/Jun/00

petekeron - Lead O/S - 1999

nige - Solo - Aug/97 with john buckley

tlr - Solo - 18/May/91

Hidden - Solo - 1991

David Smith - Solo - 29/Sep/90

Roget - Sent O/S - 11/Aug/90 with jim

Iain Thow - Solo - 22/Jun/89

rogerskews - Solo - 1979

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easy VS9 of 20
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easy 5b7 of 25
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3 Stars21 of 24
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