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The Arete* HS 4b

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4m. The slabby arete is short and sweet. A side-runner may help the timid and a small Friend is useful just below the top. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jim Rubery 1984

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Did it twice.
MatthewH - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/14

Mayaculpa - TR - 23/Sep/14 with Murco Traxion

Graham Westbrook - Solo O/S - 20/Sep/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Sep/14

col3 - 2nd O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Paul

Paul1 - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Nicole

kermit_uk - Solo O/S - 13/Jul/14 with Michelle

TGreen - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/14

hazeysunshine - 2nd O/S - 28/Jun/14 with Helen L, Val P

dja - Solo O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Andy Smith

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Jun/14

Andrew Abraham - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/14

Albachoss - Solo O/S - 16/Jun/14

cameron_hall - Solo β - 15/Jun/14

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 01/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14

phildawson - Solo O/S - 20/May/14

JdotP - Solo rpt - 19/May/14

Went for the chicken siderunner. Might have bouldered it if I'd had a mat.
AndyPagett - Lead O/S - 18/May/14 with John Maxfield

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/May/14

john max - Solo - 18/May/14

oodie72 - Solo O/S - 17/May/14 with Ingo Boegeman, Fraser Campbell

TheLiz - 2nd - 17/May/14 with Bart Harris

andy_d - Solo O/S - 27/Apr/14

yossarian714 - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/14

D.botts87 - Solo O/S - 14/Apr/14

J Walker - 14/Apr/14

DanChad - 2nd O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Chris Murray

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Solo - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Mar/14

Hidden - Solo - 29/Sep/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/13

simeclimb68 - Solo O/S - 25/Aug/13

simonscubadiver - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Dave Kendrick

Kendrick - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Si

SteveM - Solo - 04/Aug/13

PatrickP - Lead - Aug/13 with Emma McMinn

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/13

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Jul/13

blackholesun - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/13

Michael Brown - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/13

willson - Solo - 29/Jun/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Jun/13

gpcomps - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/13

Stoff - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/13 with gpcomps

spacecadetjake - Solo - Jun/13 with Robbie jenkins

fredallingham - Solo - 31/May/13

Solo clean on sight. Went for this straight after Double Crack. Lovely balancy crux think, breathe, move, breathe! Worth HS but only 4a in my book. S 4a with side runners.
Landy_Dom - Solo O/S - 26/May/13 with Catherine, Ciaran Gallagher, Mike Bailey

nacmacfeeglexx08 - Solo O/S - 26/May/13 with Cathrine Murphy, Ciaren Gallagher, Dominic Gallagher

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/May/13

Rampikino - Solo - 25/May/13 with MMC Various

Gerallt Owain - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/13

BTphonehome - Solo - 06/Apr/13

Marti999 - Solo O/S - 31/Mar/13

Jones_d - Solo O/S - 17/Mar/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/13

Hidden - Solo - 27/Feb/13

LivinITlarge - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/13 with Joe

jmjw - Solo - 15/Sep/12 with Rob H, Tim R, Sophie R

gronbech - Solo O/S - 09/Sep/12

Climbster - Solo O/S - 07/Sep/12 with Ian

Bloke on a Rope - Solo O/S - 07/Sep/12 with Matt

petekeron - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/12 with Solo

ozzie35 - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/12

R2B - Solo O/S - 18/Jun/12

Laura-lou - Solo - 20/May/12

soloed this with a bum hand, thought i was o a diff or something! never hard severe
PeteWilson - Solo O/S - 16/May/12

jshields - Solo - 13/May/12

Hidden - 2nd - 06/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/May/12

MJP - Lead - 06/May/12

sting - Solo - 05/May/12

kwaidy - Solo - 05/May/12

Hidden - 2nd - 03/May/12

Hidden - Solo - 30/Apr/12

Hidden - Solo - 30/Apr/12

matthewpjgrant - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/12 with Ignacio Fernandez Cacho, David Bird, Sin Estelle

A Crook - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/12 with Dom Stockton

johnny-adams13 - 30/Mar/12

timmyhobby - Solo O/S - 08/Feb/12

Will Caesar - Lead O/S - 2012 with Rob Caesar

PAJames - 2012

Hidden - Solo - 2012

TM_Horton - Solo - 20/Nov/11

joemallia - Solo - 06/Nov/11 with Fidel Sciamanna

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Sep/11

mol - Lead - 02/Sep/11 with Jesse

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/11

Hidden - Solo - 16/Aug/11

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 14/Aug/11

JJB - TR - 14/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 09/Aug/11

Tamati - Solo - Aug/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Jul/11

fatbuoybazza - Solo O/S - 09/Jul/11

Felt pretty bold; I didn't get any gear in, so rather more solo than lead!
MatthewV - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Sally

sally_v - 2nd RP - 02/Jul/11 with Matthew

Hoyes - Solo rpt - 26/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/11

gb83 - Lead - 14/Jun/11 with Steve Palmer

Dan Geh - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/11

chris_r - Solo O/S - 25/Apr/11 with Steve Thompson

steveth - Solo O/S - 25/Apr/11 with Chris Roberts

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Apr/11

Hidden - TR O/S - 24/Apr/11

Templeton Adams - Sent - 24/Apr/11

tubby Tez - 24/Apr/11 with daddybear2004, templeton adams

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/11

Paul seconded
tsjx - Lead - 10/Apr/11

paulerussell - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Tom Jones

Good solo, probably a HS due to the lack of gear and the unprotected crux if lead.
ElBarto - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Joseph Toller

jo86 - Solo - 09/Apr/11 with Neil Nand

WillCass - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11

Ky - Solo O/S - Apr/11

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 23/Mar/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/11

AMarchant - Solo O/S - 17/Mar/11 with Ally Hurst

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Mar/11

samuel.stevens - Solo - 17/Mar/11

fletch540 - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/11 with Jo Roberts

Goose4 - Lead - 2011

tubby Tez - 2011

tasmat - Solo - 31/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/10

Hidden - TR - 08/Oct/10

matthomas79 - Solo O/S - 25/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 31/Aug/10

adamho - TR O/S - 26/Aug/10

grubes - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/10

Windy!
Alex Thompson - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/10

RalphC - Lead - 08/Aug/10 with Caroline

Ben Hollands - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/10 with Chris Harding

Hidden - Solo - 20/Jul/10

joeoutdoors - 12/Jul/10 with Ally Hurst

joeoutdoors - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/10 with Ally Hurst

Byronius Maximus - Solo O/S - 03/Jul/10

shed_hed - Solo O/S - 03/Jul/10

hardoreVdiffBen - Solo O/S - 03/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10

good route although is moving onto the left face in?
Dan Lane - Solo O/S - 30/Jun/10 with Hugh Wheeler

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jun/10

maybe_si - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/10

Mitch1990 - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/10

Valentino - Solo - 12/Jun/10

Blondie.Simon - 2nd O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Dave Hecker

Hidden - Solo - 27/May/10

Roch - Lead - 22/May/10 with MRT

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/May/10

Goody - Lead O/S - 20/May/10 with Andy Crawley

jamesgodwin64 - Solo - 16/May/10 with R8JimBob88

joe.91 - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/10 with Olli Crudge

dpmUK - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/10 with Jen

arctic_jen - 2nd - 28/Apr/10 with Dan

Took a few attempts to commit to the last move.
charley - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/10

Kev's lead, nice steady climb
valentinesbabe - TR O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe, Steven Fletcher

chumleywarner - TR O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Angela Paul

Tithe Technique - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Charley Fell

Sam Simpson - 05/Apr/10 with george

georgenvk - 2nd O/S - 05/Apr/10 with samsimpson

Hidden - Solo rpt - 19/Mar/10

ml706 - Solo O/S - 14/Mar/10

Dave Mason - Solo O/S - 11/Mar/10

Hidden - Sent - 13/Feb/10

dswansonlow - Solo O/S - 13/Feb/10 with Tom Green

JamieSparkes - Solo O/S - 06/Feb/10 with Harry Holmes

Derek Furze - 2010

cymjt - 2010

Will Hunt - Solo O/S - 08/Nov/09

Ewan Russell - Solo O/S - 08/Nov/09 with luumc people

pauldr - Solo O/S - 15/Oct/09

JLS - Solo dnf - 12/Oct/09 with Jacqui

Martin McPhillie - Lead dog - Oct/09 with Random LUUMC Fresher

sgl0jd - 26/Sep/09

kel1989 - 2nd β - 20/Sep/09 with Joe Lewis

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Sep/09

staceyjg - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Chris Gardner

minaturechris - Solo O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Stacey

Ann S - 2nd - 13/Sep/09 with Jim Hall

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/09

chrisallan - Solo - 08/Aug/09

nrhardy - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/09 with Tim

Hidden - TR O/S - 02/Aug/09

greggyboy - 2nd β - 02/Aug/09 with Martin Heaton

Hidden - TR - 02/Aug/09

markytaylor - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/09

thrutch - Solo - 18/Jul/09

Tor - 2nd O/S - 28/Jun/09 with mark

markw - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/09 with Tor

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jun/09

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jun/09

Stevepg - Solo - 27/Jun/09

bobpilgrem - Solo - 14/Jun/09

tompilgrem - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Dad

robman - Solo O/S - 14/Jun/09

texuspete - Solo - 31/May/09

Shad - Solo - May/09

melonmike - Solo O/S - 22/Apr/09

Jon Dittman - Solo - 19/Apr/09

morrisdaboss - Lead rpt - 19/Apr/09 with Cecile

Jon Dittman - Solo - 15/Apr/09

matthias13 - Solo - 11/Apr/09

Steve Waters, Mynydd - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/09

morrisdaboss - Solo - 21/Mar/09 with JB

danm - Solo - 21/Mar/09

A Downing - Solo O/S - 15/Mar/09

Daymo - Solo O/S - 15/Mar/09 with A Downing

jscoles - Lead O/S - 2009 with Tom Baker

summo - 2009

Hidden - Lead - 2009

williap - Solo O/S - 15/Oct/08

PanzerHanzler - Solo O/S - 12/Oct/08

Pilch - Solo O/S - 12/Oct/08

Hidden - Solo rpt - 23/Sep/08

Hidden - Solo - 20/Sep/08

Hidden - Solo rpt - 13/Sep/08

Bob - 13/Sep/08 with M. Bullough

Hidden - Solo - 31/Aug/08

dashitboarder - Solo - 17/Aug/08 with Dad

morrisdaboss - Solo - 03/Aug/08 with Steve B & JG

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/08

Hidden - Solo rpt - 23/Jul/08

Sam W - Solo - 30/Jun/08

morrisdaboss - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/08 with Dan C

Benrj - Solo - 19/Jun/08 with john kearns

Hidden - Solo rpt - 16/Jun/08

CJE - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/08

skittles - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/08

will6459 - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/08 with Sam Crabb

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/May/08

Ant Man Bee - Solo O/S - 25/May/08

jcurley - Lead O/S - 16/May/08 with EAYL

EAYL - 2nd - 16/May/08 with jcurley

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/08

Hidden - Solo - Apr/08

b.hayley - Solo - Apr/08

Alfredo - Solo - Mar/08

Hidden - TR O/S - 10/Feb/08

nice cpl of moves
stevefromstoke - TR - 10/Feb/08 with mart

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

rbalmer - Lead O/S - 2008

platt2000 - 2008

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 04/Nov/07 with Soloed

With a side runner. Otherwise it would have been a solo - the promised small friend only appears after all the hard climbing and is pointless.
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/07 with Carmen

GiveHerHelen - 2nd O/S - 02/Sep/07 with Jon Moulding

Jonny M - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/07 with Helen Tsai

Really good fun, technical and 'balancy'. Great practise. Just maybe without the wind...
doughboy_swiftandsure - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/07

Matthallinan - Solo - Aug/07

JonBray - Solo O/S - 10/Jul/07

climbing_wiggy - Lead O/S - Jul/07 with George

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Jun/07

It's not very tall.
mikehenesy - Solo O/S - Jun/07

stevo smith - Solo O/S - 13/May/07

daza - Solo O/S - 12/May/07

tontopink - Lead - 07/May/07

roscoe6 - Solo - 02/May/07

Rampikino - 2nd - 20/Apr/07 with Cat

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Apr/07

adam carless - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/07

Soft touch.
D Berry - Solo O/S - 31/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/07

naughtybadboy - 2nd - 25/Mar/07

Calder - 2nd - 24/Mar/07

JdotP - Solo rpt - 14/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Feb/07

edXander - 2nd - 04/Feb/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Feb/07

FrankW - Solo O/S - 26/Nov/06 with Laura

tallsop - Solo - 19/Oct/06 with Simon

Stig - Solo rpt - 19/Sep/06

mc1105 - Solo - Sep/06

Cameron13 - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/06 with Mark, Kate, Rach

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/06

ChrisBrooke - Solo O/S - 05/Aug/06

Hidden - TR - 29/Jul/06

eonuk - 2nd - 26/Jul/06 with Jacko

Whitt - Solo O/S - 23/Jul/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Jul/06

crossdressingrodney - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/06 with Gordon, kim

Much spotting required from the Hamster
carriegold - Solo - 24/Jun/06 with Hamster

Nicos - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/06 with keith leonard

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/May/06

My first HS :)
JdotP - Solo O/S - 06/May/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Apr/06

Hidden - Solo - 2006

Hidden - Solo - Sep/05

orb - Lead O/S - Sep/05 with Mojo

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 11/Aug/05

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/05

victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/05 with Rich Cole

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jul/05

cem - Solo O/S - 02/Jul/05

Gman - Solo O/S - May/05

ArnaudG - 2005

Neil Curtis - Lead rpt - 15/Aug/04 with Marta de Madariaga

kitch22 - Solo - 06/Aug/04 with Daniel Metcalfe

BlueJohn - Solo - 27/Jun/04

Rampikino - Lead - 25/May/04 with Liz Hay

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 02/May/04

Chris Davids - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/04 with Clare

Stig - Solo O/S - 15/Oct/03

kato'sdad - Solo - 21/Sep/03

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Aug/03

Neil Curtis - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/03

Laramadness - Solo - 18/Mar/03

Hidden - 2003

Reds - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/02

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 12/Mar/02

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2002

adamwesthead - Solo rpt - 26/Aug/01 with Rob

Roget - Solo O/S - 01/Jul/99

Iain Thow - Solo - 02/Apr/95

John Eley - Lead O/S - 1995

Voting
Total votes cast 147
hard VS0 of 53
VS1 of 53
easy VS1 of 53
hard HS0 of 53
HS37 of 53
easy HS4 of 53
hard S10 of 53
S0 of 53
easy S0 of 53
hard 4c0 of 49
4c0 of 49
easy 4c0 of 49
hard 4b3 of 49
4b27 of 49
easy 4b12 of 49
hard 4a6 of 49
4a0 of 49
easy 4a1 of 49
3 Stars1 of 45
2 Stars2 of 45
1 Star32 of 45
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Style of ascent

Soloed199 of 320 (62.2%)
Lead53 of 320 (16.6%)
Followed39 of 320 (12.2%)
Toproped12 of 320 (3.8%)
Bouldered2 of 320 (0.6%)
Unknown15 of 320 (4.7%)

'Climbed'116 of 320 (36.2%)
clean O/S184 of 320 (57.5%)
clean β3 of 320 (0.9%)
clean rpt14 of 320 (4.4%)
clean RP1 of 320 (0.3%)
dogged1 of 320 (0.3%)
dnf1 of 320 (0.3%)