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[Dom goes for the final block on Pinnacle Arete, 2 kb]6m. The outside edge of the pinnacle has a bold-feeling start. Be warned, the top block moves. Step left or right to finish. © ROCKFAX

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 263 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Rosie Henstock - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Tom Green

TGreen - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Rosie Henstock

noteviljoe - Solo O/S - 01/Jul/14

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

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

Hidden - Solo rpt - 23/Jun/14

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

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

The block most certainly moves..
91dave - 2nd - 15/Jun/14 with Lina Arthur

Hidden - Lead - 15/Jun/14

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 31/May/14

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

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

Richard Hill - Lead O/S - 17/May/14 with Loz

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

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

Lead clean on sight. Lovely exposed arÍte, quite balancy and bold. Surmounting the final block was a special moment. Finished Easily up left. Deserves stars Ė just a shame itís over too soon.
Landy_Dom - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/14 with Jen Gallagher, Ciaran Gallagher

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

J Walker - Solo O/S - 14/Apr/14

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

bullybones - Solo - 27/Sep/13

Stoff - Solo O/S - 03/Sep/13 with gpcomps

gpcomps - Solo O/S - 03/Sep/13 with Chris Bridgland

Steve J P - Solo - 02/Sep/13 with BW

Bernie Wylde - Solo - 02/Sep/13 with sp

simonscubadiver - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Dave Kendrick

Kendrick - 2nd - 08/Aug/13

hirving - 2nd O/S - 06/Aug/13 with Bill Irving

SteveM - Solo - 04/Aug/13

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

The guide book says 'Be warned, the top block moves'; what it should say is 'Be warned, the whole route moves'. The block referred to in the guide moves when you have all hands and feet on it...very unnerving, but gets a good laugh from your climbing partners ;)
Michael Brown - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/13

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

jjridley - 19/May/13

tomjemmett - Solo O/S - 19/May/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/May/13

mevanssmith - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/13

BTphonehome - Solo - 06/Apr/13

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

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Mar/13

Hidden - Solo - 27/Feb/13

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - Lead - 05/Oct/12

buxtoncoffeelover - Solo - 04/Oct/12

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

Big Triangular block at the top of the pinnacle wobbles.
Double Knee Bar - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12

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

matthomas79 - Solo O/S - 08/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

tombazal - Lead O/S - Aug/12

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

Goody - Lead rpt - 24/May/12 with Jane Mellor, Suzie Hughes

MaccMark - Solo - 24/May/12

ralphio - Lead - 20/May/12

Graeme High - 2nd - 20/May/12 with Ralph Simpson

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/12

Hidden - Lead - 25/Apr/12

darlolad - Solo O/S - 14/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

Leonhamnett - 2nd - 28/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 14/Mar/12

PAJames - 2012

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

Hidden - Solo - Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/11

kez1 - Solo O/S - 29/Sep/11 with james davies

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/11

Hidden - Solo - 16/Aug/11

Start is a little bold-feeling, but it eases soon
MatthewV - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Sally

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

Hidden - Lead - 26/Jun/11

howiebartrip - 2nd - 02/May/11 with Carl Bilboe, Gemma Golby

culmclimberRob - Solo - 30/Apr/11

jamesgodwin64 - Solo O/S - 25/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead - 25/Apr/11

Ky - Solo O/S - Apr/11

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

Sam Simpson - 13/Mar/11 with JNewbiggin

Off route up side slightly! ;)
jes82 - 2nd O/S - 13/Mar/11 with Rachel Berkowitz, Dave Hollinshead

Goose4 - Lead - 2011

andy_e - Lead O/S - 28/Nov/10

alimckay - 2nd O/S - 28/Nov/10 with andrew

jo_jo_91 - 2nd - 28/Oct/10

wolverine - 24/Oct/10 with Sarah Marks

Hidden - Lead - 20/Oct/10

BennoC - Solo - 17/Sep/10

Fiskavaig - Lead - 22/Aug/10 with Paul R

Rob84 - Solo O/S - 28/Jul/10

Hidden - Solo - 20/Jul/10

joeoutdoors - 12/Jul/10 with Ally Hurst

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

method - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/10 with kevin

Nick Rundall - Solo O/S - 06/Jul/10

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

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

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

didnt want to pull on the wobbling block, incase it crushed the fingers i had underneath it...
Dan Lane - Solo dnf - 30/Jun/10

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

migs493 - Solo O/S - 05/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jun/10

Roch - Lead - 22/May/10 with MRT

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

R8JimBob88 - Solo O/S - 16/May/10

JYates - Solo O/S - 09/May/10

Nick1812P - Solo β - 28/Apr/10

Pilch - Solo O/S - 24/Apr/10

VD
Shane-Smith - 2nd - 16/Apr/10 with Tiff

Hidden - Lead - 16/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/10

Sam Simpson - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/10 with JNewbiggin

Loved this although just wished I read the guidebook before doing it. Got quite a shock when the whole block rocked at the top...
charley - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/10

valentinesbabe - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/10

Tithe Technique - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Angela Paul

chumleywarner - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/10

Hidden - Solo rpt - 19/Mar/10

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

Hidden - Solo - 13/Feb/10

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

GF - 2010

Derek Furze - 2010

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 29/Oct/09

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

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Oct/09

Aziraphael - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Kirsty G

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09

AmyLou87 - 17/Sep/09

JWB - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Sally

Hidden - Solo - 10/Sep/09

bobpilgrem - 2nd - 22/Aug/09 with Bob/Tom

tompilgrem - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/09 with Dad

trish1968 - TR - 05/Aug/09 with Helen

Carl Hanaghan - Solo - 20/Jul/09

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

slacky - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/09

texuspete - AltLd - 31/May/09 with David Croxford

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

MattT88 - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/09 with None

matthias13 - Solo - 11/Apr/09

morrisdaboss - Solo - 21/Mar/09 with JB

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

Hidden - 2009

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

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

Hidden - Solo rpt - 23/Sep/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - Sep/08

Hidden - Solo - 31/Aug/08

Hidden - Solo - 23/Aug/08

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 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

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

whiting.jp - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/08

RiPomc - 2nd - 08/Jun/08 with Peter Devlin

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

john lynch - Solo - 15/May/08 with mike lynch

edXander - Solo - May/08

jockdave - Lead - May/08 with dave

forgot about the moving block - it's rather unnerving.
adam carless - Solo rpt - 19/Apr/08

climbingpixie - Solo - 19/Apr/08

dennett - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/08 with calvin dennett

Hidden - Solo - Apr/08

b.hayley - Solo - Apr/08

Alfredo - Solo - Mar/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

stordys - 2008

yes the top rock definitely moves
pizza - Solo - 2008

innesmac - 2008

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/07

Simon Caldwell - Solo - 22/Sep/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Sep/07

stevefromstoke - Lead - 09/Sep/07 with mart

dpmUK - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/07

doughboy_swiftandsure - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/07

mitch - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/07 with Lucy Blake

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Aug/07

Matthallinan - Solo - Aug/07

leakster - Lead - 31/Jul/07 with laurie

Steve Waters, Mynydd - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/07 with Lucy and Jen

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

Matt - BodyPoint - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/07 with Andrew Wood

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

Hidden - Solo - 26/May/07

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

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

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 05/May/07 with Steve Brown

Hidden - Solo O/S - May/07

Hidden - Solo - May/07

Hidden - Lead - 07/Apr/07

SecretSquirrel - Solo - 01/Apr/07

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

D Berry - Solo O/S - 31/Mar/07

sammoore - Solo - 31/Mar/07 with Andy Vine

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

naughtybadboy - 2nd - 25/Mar/07

Calder - 2nd - 24/Mar/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Jan/07

TRNovice - Solo O/S - 23/Sep/06

Jenn - Solo O/S - 23/Sep/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/06

jockdave - Lead O/S - Aug/06 with dave

Hidden - Lead - 29/Jul/06

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

Hidden - Solo - Jul/06

JdotP - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/06 with Dave Lovelady, Richard Andrews

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

Caralynh - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/06

Howard J - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/06 with Richard Bonheyo

Hidden - Solo - 2006

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2006

mol - Solo - 09/Oct/05

Hidden - Solo - Sep/05

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

Si dH - Lead O/S - 08/May/05 with Amy

Gman - Solo O/S - May/05

Hidden - Lead - 20/Mar/05

Dave Mason - Solo O/S - Aug/04

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

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

Variation
Rampikino - Solo - 02/Mar/04

Unnamed Diff to right of Boomerang
Rampikino - Solo - 01/Feb/04

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Oct/03

kato'sdad - Solo - 21/Sep/03

hedgehog77 - Lead - 04/Sep/03

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

Hidden - Lead - 20/Jul/03

Laramadness - Solo - 18/Mar/03

Hidden - 2003

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2003

Budge - Solo O/S - 19/May/02 with Mike Oates

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 12/Mar/02

Goody - TR O/S - 25/Aug/01 with Chris Earlam

colin milton - Solo - 15/Jul/95

Iain Thow - Solo - 02/Apr/95

Hidden - Solo - 13/Sep/91

Rog Wilko - Lead - Jun/91 with Debbie Wilkinson

Andy Say - Solo - 23/Sep/87

Tim Bateman - 2nd - 17/Apr/85

Steve Lenartowicz - 1985

Hidden - Solo - 08/Jun/76

rogerskews - Solo - 1976

mikej - Solo - 12/Oct/74

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Total votes cast 49
hard HVD0 of 26
HVD0 of 26
easy HVD0 of 26
hard VD9 of 26
VD14 of 26
easy VD3 of 26
hard HD0 of 26
HD0 of 26
easy HD0 of 26
3 Stars0 of 23
2 Stars4 of 23
1 Star11 of 23
0 Stars8 of 23
Bag of .....0 of 23
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Style of ascent

Soloed160 of 263 (60.8%)
Lead59 of 263 (22.4%)
Followed27 of 263 (10.3%)
Toproped2 of 263 (0.8%)
Alt Leads1 of 263 (0.4%)
Unknown14 of 263 (5.3%)

'Climbed'115 of 263 (43.7%)
clean O/S140 of 263 (53.2%)
clean β1 of 263 (0.4%)
clean rpt6 of 263 (2.3%)
dnf1 of 263 (0.4%)