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Slab Climb* HVD

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10m. The pleasant left-hand side of the slab is unprotected unless you (sensibly) place gear in the gully at half height. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 63 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Sure done this before... Whole slab needs a good brush down though.
Alex Thompson - Solo O/S - 23/Jul/14

Leleanor93 - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/14 with Benedict Powrie

JEP - Solo O/S - 17/Jun/14

Alex_Derbyshire - Lead O/S - 26/May/14 with Mark Heighton

Markheighton - 2nd - 26/May/14

jshields - Solo - 18/Aug/13 with Paul Tretheway

Hidden - 13/Jul/13

gw3285 - Lead - 26/Jun/13

Andrew Lodge - 2nd O/S - 17/Jun/13 with Tony

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 03/Jun/13 with Danny Bottomley

D.botts87 - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/13

matthew_ellis24 - TR O/S - 2013

Put first piece of gear in off route for protection which was a slight cheat.
chrisgaynon69 - Lead β - 08/Sep/12 with Darren Jones

atom - Solo β - 11/Aug/12 with Lee Parker

jorge1983 - Lead O/S - Aug/12

Jethro - Solo - Aug/12 with Mark Watkins, Richard Sharpe, Adam Lindley

Pleasant...ly scary ;-).Good holds tho' pretty dirty, brushed en route. Nice climb.
PD - Solo O/S - 05/Jun/12

AlisonSmiles - 2nd - 24/May/12 with Carl Pulley

Legionreturns - Lead O/S - 23/May/12

Quite bold
Richard Alderton - 2nd - 23/May/12 with Chris

Actually had a rope on but placed no gear
harold walmsley - Solo O/S - 05/May/11 with Colin Struthers

J25 - Solo - 17/Apr/11

new guide has it as HS 4a probably close to the truth!
grubes - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Jonny Owen

nmoysey - 2011 with Ben Vickers

No gear so solo.
Martin Davies - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/10

bit grubby, but easy enough
JamieSparkes - Solo O/S - 23/Jun/10 with Nick

in trainers, possibly a mistake as they dont do slightly polished smears very well...
Dan Lane - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/10 with Chris Tan

craig h - Solo rpt - 22/Jun/10

Phil West - 2nd rpt - 22/Jun/10 with Chris Tan & Dan Lane

Hidden - Solo - 21/Jun/10

chri55ie - Lead rpt - 05/Jun/10 with Laila Jhaveri, Brian Coupland

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 17/May/10

cymjt - 2010

not sure how you could place runners in the gully from the climb (not that i was leading), HS 4a in the new Rockfax with a bold symbol is much nearer the mark. Sandbag at HVD!! Very nice though.
Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 19/Sep/09

towdman - 2nd - 24/May/09 with Graham Armitage

Graham Armitage - Lead - 24/May/09 with towdman

Very nice, but glad I was seconding.
RankAmateur - 2nd O/S - 09/May/09 with Christine Bailey

becjones - 2nd O/S - 09/May/09 with Mike Hough

chri55ie - Lead O/S - 09/May/09 with Sam Harber

James Oswald - Solo O/S - Jul/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

mike_hough_uk - 2nd - 11/Aug/07 with Rob W, Chris

chri55ie - 2nd - 11/Aug/07 with Rob Wilson, Mike Hough

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

Brown - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/07 with John

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/06

Simonj - TR - 28/May/05

Sandbag!
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/04 with Carmen

chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/03 with Clare Wilkie

Nigel Coe - Solo - 26/Jun/99

Phil West - Solo rpt - 18/Aug/98

Phil West - Solo rpt - 09/Aug/98

Phil West - Lead rpt - 08/Aug/98 with David Atherton

Phil West - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/98

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 28/Jun/92 with Mike Guy

Hidden - 1992

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Sep/91

Hidden - Solo - 1991

andrew300169 - Solo - 1991 with Pom

charlesmfrench - Solo - 10/Aug/89

Andy Say - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/89

craig h - Solo O/S - 10/May/88

Sean Kelly - 1977 with Graham Thompson & Steve Berisford

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Total votes cast 22
hard S1 of 12
S3 of 12
easy S7 of 12
hard HVD1 of 12
HVD0 of 12
easy HVD0 of 12
hard VD0 of 12
VD0 of 12
easy VD0 of 12
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Style of ascent

Soloed28 of 63 (44.4%)
Lead13 of 63 (20.6%)
Followed15 of 63 (23.8%)
Toproped2 of 63 (3.2%)
Unknown5 of 63 (7.9%)

'Climbed'26 of 63 (41.3%)
clean O/S29 of 63 (46.0%)
clean β2 of 63 (3.2%)
clean rpt6 of 63 (9.5%)