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Fledglings Climb* S 4a

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[fledglings climb., 1 kb]14m. Starting in the gully, traverse left above the overhang then climb the wall and the well-positioned rib. Not well-protected, rather polished, and can be green; care required by fledglings. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Western Peak Grit 100 VD - VS, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List.

Photo: fledglings climb. © andrusht84
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 585 logbooks, and on 10 wishlists.

asmith37 - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/14 with Bex Leigh

mike8331 - Lead - 09/Sep/14

Easy climbing but no gear. Stuck a sling round one spike and that was it.
TomGB - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/14 with Beth Heeney

beeney - 2nd - 06/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/14

TrevorCruse - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/14 with Clive Dean

Madden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/14

robman - Solo O/S - 26/Jul/14

dig - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/14

babymoac - Lead - 18/Jul/14 with Arun, MTW

with dave? pauls mate
Wright.phil - 2nd O/S - 17/Jul/14

johnself1603 - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/14

nesbear - 05/Jul/14

mrdigitaljedi - Lead - 02/Jul/14 with tanni

mrdigitaljedi - Lead - 01/Jul/14 with stokienomad

stokienomad - 2nd rpt - 01/Jul/14 with Chris Kent

alaster tonge - Solo O/S - 14/Jun/14

Bold at the start
Pike - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Davey Mac

jack 9895 - Solo O/S - 06/Jun/14

Poorly protected especially at the bottom although good gear at the crux. Happy to second this one!
Howard J - 2nd rpt - 29/Apr/14 with Vanessa Jackson

a bold rout ,Charlotte 2rd with no problems
dean beer - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/14 with Charlotte

gavster - 2nd - 21/Apr/14 with rob

Lukem6 - 2nd O/S - 21/Apr/14 with Jenny Monkey

Jenny Monkey - TR O/S - 21/Apr/14 with bethany hackford, james budzynski

Rob Royle - Lead - 21/Apr/14 with Gav

pjames87 - TR - 18/Apr/14

Paul Hy - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/14 with Jenni L

CGlennie - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/14 with Ted

Jenni Lees - 2nd - 17/Apr/14 with Paul Hyland

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/14

saffy - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/14

soph - 2nd rpt - 13/Apr/14 with Annelies Sarrazyn

Simonj - 2nd O/S - 11/Apr/14 with Paul

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Mar/14

Teappleby - Lead - 29/Mar/14 with Sarah Roscoe

eastonator - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/14 with Chris Knight

Nice delicate climbing.
knighty - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/14 with Dan Easton

alexm198 - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/14 with Ed Cromwell

ecromwell - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/14 with Alex Mathie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14

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

Climbed in the wet! Rather unprotected for the first half.
Jordanh031 - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/14

Started by climbing the corner crack the traversing right and onto the Arete which probably lowers the grade to HVD, but a good climb all the same
1176gws - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/13 with Solo

Wet and slimey.
cem - 2nd - 19/Oct/13 with Deniz Sumengen, Ian Frith

strudles - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13

Very bold climbing at the beginning. Im just glad I had the reach to put the 1st Cam in before I was too high off the ground.
magicmartin - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/13 with Zane Butcher

Bold start, but easy climbing to finish!
Zane_18 - 2nd O/S - 30/Sep/13 with magicmartin

JamesColeman - Solo O/S - 29/Sep/13 with Dean

Mark Duncan - 2nd - 28/Sep/13 with Jon_King

the lack of (good) gear justifies HS, I'd say
GermanAlex - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13

Jon_King - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Mark Duncan

Definitely not HS (Rockfax's grade)
AndrewP - Lead - 28/Sep/13 with FelixPeterken

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13

FelixPeterken - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Andrew Peterken

warmup, meh
GeneralFifi - TR - 28/Sep/13

khalidq - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/13 with Melanie Parkin

Melanie Parkin - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/13 with Khalid Qasrawi

mussonlr - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/13

Kirill - 2nd O/S - 14/Sep/13 with EeFu

EeFu - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/13 with Kirill Spiridonov

Hidden - Lead rpt - 08/Sep/13

airy, scary, balancy, bold....well worth doing....not much gear
rockmaverick - Lead - Sep/13 with Sylwia

Supadeano86 - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/13 with Paul Hy

Paul Hy - Lead rpt - 28/Aug/13 with Dean

Larey - Lead β - 25/Aug/13

A micro cam and RPs just about protect the start, otherwise the first gear is a fair way up
lcullum7 - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Dave Lomax

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/13

ClimbMad - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/13

Steveo87 - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/13

Darron - 27/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead dnf - 27/Jul/13

BenRyle - Solo O/S - 07/Jul/13

ivebittenoffmorethanicanstu - 2nd β - 29/Jun/13

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

liverpooldave - 2nd - 29/Jun/13

runestone - Lead - 29/Jun/13 with Stu

Double Knee Bar - 2nd rpt - 19/Jun/13

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

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Lead - Jun/13 with Dave Ackerley

sshandy - Lead O/S - 31/May/13 with Zoe Pickering

Hidden - 2nd - 27/May/13

froglette - Lead - 27/May/13 with Richard Spencer, John Proudfoot

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/13

Charlie Staincliffe - Lead O/S - 25/May/13 with Stuart Myatt

BJP001 - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Min Prince, Toby Prince

nic_andrews - 2nd - 01/May/13 with Andy Lees

monsteratt - 2nd rpt - 27/Apr/13 with Sarah, Kate

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/13

Lovely, but very scary and exposed at the start. Bit damp.
mevanssmith - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/13

Poor Cams in first section or unprotected but easy enough pleasant climb
stratandrew - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/13 with Dave Wylie

irishguyinlondon - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13

steve-grigg - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13

A very pleasant and easy climb; a classic HS (Western Grit Guidebook) with nice slopping holds to blocky features for the feet. A lovely end to the day.
MikeStuart26 - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/13 with Ian Stevens

Ardginny - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Julian Peters

Mike Hood - 2nd - 06/Apr/13 with Alex

Within ability to lead but with limited gear placement near the beginning so bring boulder mats.
Ppocketwatch - 2nd β - 01/Apr/13 with Tom Jenkins

Hidden - Lead - Apr/13

kate tarrant - Lead O/S - Apr/13

Couldn't commit to a move/difficulty with knee injury.
Eotech - Lead dnf - Apr/13

Plenk - Lead O/S - Apr/13

toby farnworth - Lead - Apr/13

joe1joe1joe2 - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/13 with Darren Burns

in trainers
the power - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/13 with rob

dr_botnik - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/13 with Phil Taylor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2013

Hidden - Solo - 2013

Hidden - 2013

robertmctague - Solo O/S - 2013

Hidden - 2013

will randall - Lead O/S - 18/Nov/12 with sarah

Sam Cooke - 2nd O/S - 27/Oct/12 with Jonny

JonnySchofield - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/12 with Sam Cooke

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Oct/12

DaveAtkinson - Lead - 27/Oct/12 with M.Lawton

Daymo - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/12 with Matt Thomas

RachaelB - 2nd - 13/Oct/12 with Graham Knight

hels bels - 2nd O/S - 09/Oct/12

BeckyBrown1989 - Lead - 09/Oct/12 with Helen Roberts

thefuturesmiles - 2nd O/S - Oct/12 with Phil Ball

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/12

BigHairyIan - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/12 with Richard Taylor, Katy Stranack

rickstaylor - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/12 with Katy Stranack, Ian

aidanb - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12

Matt_C9716 - Lead - 12/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12

liamnkaz - 2nd - 23/Jun/12 with Richard L

gd303uk - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/12 with gary.barr

gary.barr - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/12 with Graham Dykes

Stuart_Burbidge - Lead β - 30/May/12 with Catherine Baines

Alkis - Lead O/S - 27/May/12

climbingxcat - Lead O/S - 22/May/12 with Brian

howsthebeef - 2nd β - 18/May/12

Morris123 - Lead - 18/May/12

Mike Hood - 2nd - 06/May/12

helenstuart - 2nd O/S - 05/May/12 with Mike

Ant Man Bee - Lead O/S - 05/May/12 with Lydia Ansorge

Hidden - 2nd - 05/May/12

Nice warm up. Pretty run out at he start but not hard climbing.
climbinmunkey - Lead O/S - 05/May/12 with Helen

MysticWolf1991 - TR O/S - May/12

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 21/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 27/Mar/12

pauldr - 25/Mar/12

mike.rigby - TR O/S - 24/Mar/12

andy_e - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12

AielSavage - Lead - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Mar/12

MichaelGallimore - TR O/S - Mar/12 with Andy Hawkins, MikeR

Hidden - Mar/12

Dan0Me - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12 with Daniel Smedley

Very windy - I'm glad I wasn't leading!
cameron_hall - 2nd β - 21/Jan/12 with Hamish Legge

Heart fluttery just as guide book said.
hlegge - Lead O/S - 21/Jan/12 with Cameron Hall

youwillfindjimbo - Lead O/S - 2012

Will Caesar - Lead O/S - 2012

Killianmurphy - Lead O/S - 2012

Hidden - 2012

tzettle - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Kyrros - Lead - 23/Nov/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11

fraserbarrett - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/11

Heather651 - Lead - 21/Sep/11 with Claire Hoolohan

Claireee - 2nd - 21/Sep/11 with Heather Mack

Quite a way to first gear.
JohnHutch - Lead - 03/Sep/11 with L

No pro til quite a way up! good thou.
Paul Hy - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/11 with Ian

gingerwolf - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11

Hidden - Solo - 09/Aug/11

barefoot.
JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 06/Aug/11 with Claire

llamaglama - Lead - 06/Aug/11 with Jam

Bobbyonrock - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/11 with Matt

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Jul/11

aretherenoneleft - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jul/11

saraw - Solo O/S - Jul/11 with rikbattye

Hidden - Lead - 11/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Jun/11

terri mc - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Nicola Pledger, Andy Shardlow

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/May/11

galpinos - 2nd - 04/May/11 with Sam

BlueJohn - Lead - 03/May/11 with Helen

kez1 - Lead O/S - 03/May/11

Hidden - May/11

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

Peter Holder - Lead - 21/Apr/11 with Aimee Wariner

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Apr/11

Fairly easy climbing but scary as f**k early on ! No protection until pretty much the end of the traverse along the overhang.
jandyd05 - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/11 with Julie Anglesea

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Apr/11

Also seconded a line to the right of this, which was lead by SCC, but which is listed in neither this log-book nor the Rockfax guide.
graphiclunarkid - TR rpt - 10/Apr/11

dpmUK - 2nd rpt - 10/Apr/11 with Adam Carless

adam carless - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11 with scc

Amy Kilpin - 2nd - 06/Apr/11

antonymcphillips - Lead - Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11

First lead outdoors!
Jonny Nick - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11

Lunar25 - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/11 with Gedas

Hidden - Lead - 20/Mar/11

Rob84 - 2nd rpt - 20/Mar/11 with Jack Turner

PeteWilson - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/11

Hillson - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/11 with Pete Wilson

Hidden - Lead rpt - 12/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Feb/11

Jack.H.92 - Lead O/S - Feb/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/11

Rory Shaw - 2011

John Mckeating - 2011

Jake Young - 2nd O/S - 30/Dec/10 with Josh

TRFrost - Lead O/S - 27/Nov/10

Some erm...dodgy gear near the ground, improved a lot further up.
Murray Lee Brown - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/10

muwasi - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/10 with tim

tim123487 - Lead - 24/Oct/10 with murray weatherly sinclair

simeclimb68 - 2nd rpt - 16/Oct/10

Tala M - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/10 with Simon Palmer

Long way to first gear, which I couldn't place blind. Climbed through and it was fine. Got a real kick out of it!
Emma-Louise Anderson - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/10 with Paul Tattersall

Ianwesterby - Solo - 12/Oct/10

Ianwesterby - Solo - 12/Oct/10 with Ianwesterby

First led 91/92.
jshields - 2nd - 09/Oct/10 with Liam Weaver, Ed James

matthias13 - Lead - 08/Oct/10 with Colin Matthias

Hidden - Lead - Oct/10

Double Knee Bar - 2nd rpt - 25/Sep/10 with Iain

ladymuck - 2nd O/S - 18/Sep/10 with Paul Sims, Mike Pollitt

Thank goodness for cams, otherwise little in the way of protection. Not that the bottom cam seemed much good.
MJP - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/10 with Paul Sims, Kim Ashworth

Hidden - TR O/S - 12/Sep/10

drewish - Solo O/S - 07/Sep/10

taps323 - AltLd - Sep/10 with Nicolas Genevieve, Ray Sullivan

riddle - Solo O/S - 22/Aug/10

climbingmark - Lead - 19/Aug/10

parksy986 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/10 with eddie roebuck

FrJ - 2nd - 09/Aug/10

Hidden - TR O/S - 14/Jul/10

Kamikaze Badger - Lead - 06/Jul/10 with Phil Newing

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/10

shafiq lalloo - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/10 with seth

szelest - 2nd β - 04/Jul/10 with shaf

Lovely moves.
bobbarnes00 - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with James Budzynski

LittleClimbingMaria - 28/Jun/10

Guy Wilson - 2nd - 25/Jun/10 with Carl Betts

Luke Jones - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jun/10

Garron - Lead O/S - 31/May/10

APuddy - Lead O/S - 30/May/10

jowgli - Solo O/S - 26/May/10 with Dan Smith

Rob84 - Solo rpt - 20/May/10

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

Hidden - Lead - 15/May/10

The Bad Cough - Lead rpt - 15/May/10 with Ali Reynolds, Christian Minett

kermit_uk - 2nd O/S - 09/May/10 with Steve Woolass

Double Knee Bar - Lead O/S - 02/May/10

mullermn - Solo O/S - 01/May/10

emzorz - 2nd O/S - May/10 with Eddy, Alex

In trainers.
Alex Thompson - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/10 with Jon Thompson

Spidermunkie - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10

very unprotected start, managed to place a size 2 bd pro nut that came out when i was quite some way above it, but good size 2 cam placement in the crack to the right,nice and exposed towards the top, a really lovely climb, not sure about it being HS 4a though.
andrusht84 - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with gary binns

groliver26 - 2nd - 24/Apr/10

Daymo - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10 with Andy Merrick

Andy Merrick - 2nd - 17/Apr/10

scotty h - TR β - 28/Mar/10 with Andy Knight

andycooper - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/10 with nomi

Chris_Stroud - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/10 with jack appleby

Hidden - 2010

GF - 2010

Phil PBC - 2010

Ebarnes - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Ken Taylor - 2010

ml_si - Lead - 2010

ccraigg22 - 2nd rpt - 29/Oct/09 with Jack Loftus.

Jack Loftus - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/09 with Craig

r.greaves - Lead - 25/Oct/09 with Emma Bastock

ebastock - 2nd O/S - 25/Oct/09 with Rich Greaves

gear is sparse for a severe
peaches69 - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/09 with sarah

ccraigg22 - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/09 with Peter Hill

mark89 - Lead - 18/Oct/09

cooper leek - 2nd rpt - 17/Oct/09 with dave nw

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/09

Hidden - Oct/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 21/Sep/09

Dux - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/09 with Andy Smith

Was told it had no technical grade. Found out after it was 4a.
nathanroberts89 - 2nd O/S - 07/Sep/09

unprotected start. Needs good balance and footwork on gripy rock, as well as a steady head. In my opinion not the best climb to introduce those new to outdoor leading on due to the lack of early protection.
Mike Roach - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/09 with Tom Giles

climbing_wiggy - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09 with Mary

mary - 2nd - 16/Aug/09 with Paul

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Aug/09

neilpotter - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/09 with lawson david

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/09

Em White - 2nd - 23/Jun/09 with James

monsteratt - Lead O/S - 31/May/09 with Andy Abe and & Co

Beccajane1983 - Lead - 30/May/09

zard - Lead O/S - 26/May/09 with Alice Manwaring

Barry D - Lead - 26/May/09 with Richard M

Richard Hession - 2nd O/S - 26/May/09 with Moses

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

neilpotter - TR O/S - 26/May/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/May/09

really enjoyed this climb, nice moves good exposed bits
axeman - Lead O/S - 25/May/09 with schofield

Hidden - Lead - 25/May/09

Didn't seem as unprotected as the description suggests. Certainly not HS 4a a la RockFax IMHO.
D Berry - Lead O/S - 16/May/09 with Simon Roberts

tommytwotone - 2nd O/S - 11/May/09 with Nigel

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 08/May/09 with margaret

Lallylandslider - 2nd O/S - 08/May/09 with michael burrows

catblack - Solo - 02/May/09

Jon Dittman - Solo - 29/Apr/09

Ben Hollands - 2nd - 21/Apr/09 with Chris Harding

Chris Harding - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/09 with Ben Hollands

Steerpike - 2nd rpt - 14/Apr/09 with Huw

Rob Laird - Lead rpt - 12/Apr/09 with B Sosin

Exposed lower section - got a small wire in that came out without me realised, Martin didn't tell me. Good man.
Richard Gilbert - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Martin

donkster - Lead rpt - 08/Apr/09

joe larner - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/09

hailtryfan - 2nd O/S - Apr/09 with Martin

nathanroberts89 - TR O/S - Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Apr/09

Lovely climb; would like to lead it next time
Alaina - 2nd rpt - 31/Mar/09 with Lister

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/09

Spent an age looking for gear placements, lot's of holds, but all flairing out
ben comery - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/09 with Tom D, Pete W

petay - 2nd - 30/Mar/09 with ben comery, Tom Daniel

Rob84 - 2nd rpt - 22/Mar/09 with Drew

masa-alpin - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09 with Adam W

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead - 19/Mar/09

Andrew Lester - Lead - 19/Mar/09

RCrockford - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/09 with Shiela

ndraper1 - Lead - Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd - Jan/09

Mr Wild - Solo - 2009

keith leonard - 2009

First Ever Lead Climb! Very unprotected.
BorisVBlade - Lead O/S - 22/Nov/08 with Phillip Leadbeater

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Nov/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/08

jepotherepo - Lead - Oct/08 with dawn

nice route
gb83 - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/08 with adele

metal arms - Solo - 20/Sep/08

snakebite - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Becki Blackshaw

MattT88 - 2nd - 15/Sep/08 with Andy Knight

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/08

betamonkey - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/08 with Marcin Ostasz

Did not even start!
andy ly - 25/Aug/08

Hidden - TR - 16/Aug/08

alaan - Solo O/S - 10/Aug/08

dashitboarder - Lead - 28/Jul/08 with Jess

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 27/Jul/08

Mark Collins - Solo rpt - 24/Jul/08

JWB - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/08 with Chloe

Mike Turner - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/08 with Dave White

Rained when Gary was seconding.
hellboundblr - Lead - 29/Jun/08 with Gary Colville

Gtok - 2nd β - 25/Jun/08 with Mick

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/08

enjoyable
djking1983 - Lead - 22/Jun/08 with Phil Nutbeam

MattT88 - 2nd - 15/Jun/08 with Becca Snowden

BeccaSnowden - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/08 with Matt Turner

gareth r - 2nd - 14/Jun/08 with Hywel

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/08

Neil D - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/08 with Jonny Phillips

Mark Stitson (ULGMC) - Lead - 08/Jun/08 with Rob Gamm, Jamie Brick

cooper leek - Lead O/S - Jun/08 with crucko

Kamikaze Badger - Lead dnf - 25/May/08 with Dan Brockwell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 18/May/08

Gustav - Lead O/S - 18/May/08 with Matt G

MattT88 - Lead O/S - 14/May/08 with Alex Maggs

really nice climb, trust those toes!
sarah87 - 2nd O/S - 14/May/08 with Matt Turner

ClaireS - 2nd - 11/May/08

krikoman - Solo O/S - 10/May/08 with Greg Childs, Jack Whiting, Kev Gibbs

jon bradley - 2nd - 10/May/08 with Rich King

My first ever gritstone lead. Scary lack of gear!
graphiclunarkid - Lead O/S - 10/May/08 with Jon Bradley

roscoe6 - Lead - 08/May/08

Not technically difficult but needs a steady head.
bobpilgrem - Lead O/S - 06/May/08 with Bob/Nic

tradguy - Lead O/S - 04/May/08 with katy dartford

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/08

Oceanic - 26/Apr/08

quantized - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/08 with Tom Buckley

Jon Read - Solo - 08/Apr/08

cayteye - 2nd - 05/Apr/08 with Paul Highams

duzinga - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/08 with Chuck

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Mar/08

Em66 - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/08 with Mat

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Feb/08

c_s_hawkins - 16/Feb/08 with Chris D

Eddie1234 - Lead O/S - 11/Feb/08 with Ryan Smith

Stig - Solo rpt - 09/Feb/08

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 09/Feb/08

brew_guru - 2nd O/S - Feb/08 with chris(grinner)williams

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead - 2008

Byronius Maximus - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/07 with Alex Twist

Twisty - 2nd O/S - 16/Dec/07 with Byron Buck

first ever lead climb
siah - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/07 with gavin nixon

Andy Clarke - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/07 with MikeB, ChrisA

James Moyle - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/07 with D. Murphy

Good Clean Fun!
SamStokes - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/07 with Ben Matthews

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/07

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Oct/07

Hidden - Lead - 04/Oct/07

unfit - 2nd - 14/Sep/07 with matt w

dfbpdave - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/07

tomboyle - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/07 with sarah finney

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/07

C.J.Horsfield - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/07 with rachel hopkin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/07

CharlieC - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/07 with Becky

Becky C - 2nd O/S - 04/Aug/07 with Charlie

Hidden - Lead - 19/Jul/07

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jul/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jul/07

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/07

dja - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/07 with Matt Ling

guide book left at home!
matt ling - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/07 with dja

jcurley - 2nd - 03/Jun/07 with Malcolm rr

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/May/07

DanT - Lead O/S - 20/May/07 with Ian Silvester

Group session
RETICENTFISH - TR O/S - 08/May/07

AngelaC - Lead - 07/May/07 with Glenda

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/May/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/07

Hidden - 2nd β - 29/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/07

Caralynh - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/07 with Lizzie (Flicka)

Mutl3y - 2nd - 21/Apr/07 with Emma

Mark Collins - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/07 with Simon Cook

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/07

sce8 - Lead dog - 11/Mar/07 with Neil

Mike W - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/07

Charles - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/07 with Mike WhiteHurst

FrankW - Lead rpt - 03/Feb/07 with Laura

dpmUK - Lead dog - 15/Jan/07 with Fiend

Duncan I - 2007

rocktigger - Lead O/S - 2007 with Clare

Jenksie - 2007

chrisallan - Lead O/S - 2007

jchenoweth - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/06 with Pablo

Rob84 - Lead O/S - Nov/06 with Stu

paul_d - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/06 with stuart

Rob Laird - 2nd O/S - 07/Oct/06

EAYL - Lead - 30/Aug/06 with Mat J

Col_MAN - Lead - 16/Aug/06 with Mike Bennetto

JPGR - 2nd - 29/Jul/06 with Nick

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/06

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/06

Col Allott - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/06 with Alex Sturrock

Its not difficult, yet it has so little protection it will un-nerve the most confident lead! good exposure
Alaister Nurse - Lead - 29/Jun/06 with Edward Jenkins

SecretSquirrel - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/06 with featuresforfeet

featuresforfeet - 2nd O/S - 18/Jun/06 with SecretSquirrel

Hidden - 2nd - 11/Jun/06

Sarah Applegate - 2nd - 10/Jun/06

Hidden - Lead - Jun/06

2RoyalAnglian - Lead O/S - Jun/06 with mark ansty

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/06

edmitchell - 2nd O/S - 30/May/06 with kai ren

tom_1985 - 05/May/06 with James Cross

Stupidly nervous after having a month breakform climbing, but this is a great route.
rachelwheatcroft - 2nd - May/06 with Marvino

Monk - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/06

Chesh - 2nd - 15/Apr/06 with Phil B

very dirty and hardly any bomb proof protection. but awsome climb
tontopink - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/06 with Steven Farden

studly84 - 2nd O/S - 04/Mar/06 with thomas poulton

Bristoldave - Lead O/S - 2006

clarky_john - 2nd O/S - 2006 with andy_b135

Hidden - 2nd - 2006

jdgaventa - Lead O/S - 2006 with mario

jonnyboy - Lead O/S - 2006 with Sharon R

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2006

A bit polished but well worth doing
Andrew Abraham - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Nov/05

northy1983 - Solo - Oct/05

Dave Latimer - 2nd - 13/Sep/05

bold and slippy
jonnyboy - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/05 with Sharon R

Hidden - Lead - 17/Jul/05

John HW - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/05 with Cath

tatz45 - Lead O/S - Jun/05 with Quentin O'Brien

Emma climbs a route!
catt - Lead O/S - 30/May/05 with Emma

michael burrows - Solo - 21/May/05

Andy Barwell - Lead - May/05

Stig - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/05 with Jonathan + Louise Teale

mark s - 2005

Iain Downie - 2005

Mark Adams - 2nd - 15/Nov/04

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Oct/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/04

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/04

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/04

Chesh - 2nd - 06/Jul/04 with Ellie

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/04

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - May/04

ASchwirtz - Solo O/S - 24/Apr/04

Hidden - 2004

Jonny M - Lead O/S - 2004 with Adrian Jones

Batty - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/03

tom_holdsworth - Lead - 11/Oct/03 with Will Taylor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/03

Alaric - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/03 with Isabel B

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Jun/03

Hidden - Lead - 07/Jun/03

Steve lead. Dad second. 'Hazel made it look easy'
HazelMacLean - TR - 18/May/03

Scary
kevinknights - Lead O/S - Apr/03 with some students

Smelly Fox - Solo O/S - 09/Mar/03

Irk the Purist - Lead - 2003 with Laura P

Mark Collins - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/02 with Peter Andersen

Mark Collins - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/02 with Peter Andersen

Leofallon - Solo - 26/Jul/02

FrankW - Lead rpt - 21/Apr/02 with Alice F

shoulders - Lead - 20/Apr/02 with tom

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 29/Mar/02 with J. Ellson

Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 2002 with Carmen

Neil Henson - Lead O/S - 2002

CurlyStevo - Lead - 2002

FrankW - Lead rpt - 04/Aug/01 with Roland K

Hedley - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/01 with Emily

The Bad Cough - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/01 with Rob Morris

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/01 with Keith Shaw, Chris

adamwesthead - 2nd O/S - 30/May/01 with Hoult

thetourist - Lead - 18/Feb/01

Russell Flynn - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/00

Laramadness - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/00

Better than it looks, some superb friction moves, others polished
Steve Pardoe - Lead - 11/Jun/00 with John Marsland

John Marsland - 2nd - 11/Jun/00 with Steve Pardoe

Darragh - May/00 with Rob

jimjimmyjimjim - Lead β - 19/Mar/00

approx date
Milne - Lead - 2000 with paul strutt

Hidden - Lead - 2000

Martyn - 2000

philhilo - 2000 with brian rodgers

marcoleptic - Lead - 2000

Hidden - 2nd - Jun/99

dodders - 30/Mar/99

Hidden - 04/Jan/99

craig h - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/98 with Jamie Lillieman

FrankW - Solo rpt - 29/Aug/98 with None

antroy - Lead - 10/Apr/98

FrankW - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/98 with Simon Rogers

Rampikino - Lead - 14/Sep/97 with Simon Dodsworth

A Crook - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/97 with Dad

smudge - Solo rpt - 14/Jul/97

jmr - 2nd - 29/Mar/97 with Darren

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/97

Mark Riley - Lead - 1997 with Milly

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1997

Howard J - 2nd - 07/May/96 with Mike Higginbotham

BruceW - Lead O/S - 1996

CrashMat Rob - Lead O/S - 1996

michael burrows - Solo - 27/Jun/95

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Jun/95

Hidden - Solo - 1995

brady - 1995 with John Cameron

with Fiona ? NLRC trip.
iskra2000 - Lead - 13/Aug/94 with Keith Barbour

Duncan Bourne - Solo O/S - 19/Jul/94

stokienomad - Lead - 19/May/93

Bad language!
andy@ark - Lead rpt - May/92 with Pam Woodvine

babymoac - Lead - 17/Aug/91

Howard J - 09/Jul/91

Gordon Stainforth - Lead - 30/May/91 with David Hope

Hidden - Lead - 25/Apr/90

Roget - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/90

andrew300169 - Lead - 1990

SimonN - 2nd - 16/Oct/89

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 07/May/89

Absolutely freezing! Solo22/6/89
Iain Thow - TR - 25/Jan/89 with Liz (Lich), Ian(Lich), Warwick (Lich)

Hidden - Lead rpt - 12/Nov/88

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/88

andy@ark - Solo - May/88

angry pirate - Lead - 1988

Chris the Tall - Solo - 1987

1st ever route?
jamiev - TR β - 1986 with john gunton

Ian Archer - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/85 with MWP

Simon2005 - 2nd - 1984 with KevG

Nigel Bond - Lead - 28/Nov/82 with Charlie Leverton

leland stamper - Solo O/S - 01/Nov/81

lithos - 2nd - Oct/81

andy tetsill - Lead - Sep/80 with Rob Kevan

Nigel Bond - Lead - 05/Apr/80 with Mark Dixon

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1980

Gordon Stainforth - Solo - 30/Apr/77

Hidden - Solo - 08/May/76

rogerskews - 1974

My first climb, tied on when someone couldn't follow, and thought it was great!
Nigel Coe - 2nd - 1972

Rog Wilko - Lead - Feb/71 with Debbie Wilkinson

mikej - Solo - 16/Jul/69 with Brian Hill

oldmanofmow - 1957

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Voting
Total votes cast 282
hard HS0 of 104
HS1 of 104
easy HS53 of 104
hard S13 of 104
S32 of 104
easy S4 of 104
hard HVD1 of 104
HVD0 of 104
easy HVD0 of 104
hard 4b0 of 95
4b0 of 95
easy 4b8 of 95
hard 4a9 of 95
4a68 of 95
easy 4a8 of 95
hard 3c2 of 95
3c0 of 95
easy 3c0 of 95
3 Stars1 of 83
2 Stars16 of 83
1 Star57 of 83
0 Stars8 of 83
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Style of ascent

Soloed59 of 585 (10.1%)
Lead312 of 585 (53.3%)
Followed157 of 585 (26.8%)
Toproped17 of 585 (2.9%)
Alt Leads1 of 585 (0.2%)
Unknown39 of 585 (6.7%)

'Climbed'224 of 585 (38.3%)
clean O/S308 of 585 (52.6%)
clean β12 of 585 (2.1%)
clean rpt35 of 585 (6.0%)
dogged2 of 585 (0.3%)
dnf4 of 585 (0.7%)