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Dutch Moon** 6b

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Fine technical climbing which is sadly short-lived and escapable. Start up easy rock to gain the wall which is followed on some thin holds. © ROCKFAX
A little gem. The face to the left and just right of the huge pillar give fine technical climbing throughout. (From Gary Gibson website).
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 73 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

manwithacam - Lead - 26/Jul/14 with Joris

Joris.Roulleau - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/14 with Dan Metcalfe

oldcheese - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/14

tried the direct approach, but pumped out at the top of the wall section, good stuff
Mick r - Lead dog - 12/Apr/14 with Hannah W, Liam

Hidden - Lead - 29/Mar/14

mike mo - 2014

Told it was 6b+ :( Didnt think it felt it though. One hard move on small holds
Maddie - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13 with Frankie

Colin Scotchford - Lead - 20/Sep/13

Colin Scotchford - Lead - 20/Sep/13

Horrible route, I must be missing something after reading other people's opinions.
goodboy - 2nd dog - 20/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead RP - 22/May/13

Ian Broome - Lead β - 12/May/13 with petellis

petellis - Lead rpt - 12/May/13 with Broomy

Julesthe1st - Lead O/S - 06/May/13 with Mike

Hidden - Lead - 13/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead - 19/Feb/13

Hidden - 2013

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

Wicked climbing, brilliant crux...
gazfellows - Lead - 16/Aug/12 with Nic, Dennis

Hidden - 13/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/12

nathanlee - Lead β - 14/Jul/12 with Dom Lee

mark20 - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/12

David Smith - 18/Jun/12 with Dave Booth

Roget - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with robin

petellis - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with Sloth, Aly, Alpha Blue

GrantB - Lead - 26/May/12 with Alpha Red

Quite Eliminate
Daniel Heath - Lead O/S - 23/May/12 with JJ Ashley

Hidden - TR dog - 20/May/12

Budge - Lead O/S - 11/May/12 with Bob Box, Ade

Hidden - Lead - 02/May/12

Si dH - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/12 with Chris Foster

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd RP - 27/Mar/12

Brian Rodgers - Lead rpt - 26/Feb/12 with Esther Bott

Boy - Lead - 02/Oct/11 with Cofe

Martin Haworth - Lead rpt - 29/Aug/11 with Mick r

Mick r - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11 with Martin

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

Hidden - TR dog - 27/Jul/11

The good climbing is very short lived. Hard for grade if you go very direct. Unsatisfying if you don't
harold walmsley - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/11 with Colin Struthers

thrutch - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/11 with helen

Alan James - UKC and UKH - Lead - 05/Jul/11 with Paul Phillips

chrisbussell - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/11 with Tim O'Neill

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - 2nd - 05/Jul/11 with Alan James

Surprisingly good holds throughout. Fun.
DrGav - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Dave

jshields - Lead - 11/Jun/11 with Jeff Ingman, Ed James

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

bigdrew - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/11 with Will

Hidden - 2nd - 31/May/11

Moondance - Lead β - 29/May/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 18/May/11

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 15/May/11 with Chris Gooder

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/11

dominic lee - Lead O/S - 05/May/11 with andy elliot

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/11

Dave Bond - Lead β - 20/Mar/11 with Simon Wren

SiW - Lead - 20/Mar/11 with dpb

Enjoyable climbing on good rock.
Misha - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11 with Ed

Clean lead on 2nd go. Misha belayed.
eduardo - Lead RP - 12/Mar/11

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11 with Mark Hodson

Brian Rodgers - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11 with Mike Todd, Ian Wyatt

Hidden - Lead - 11/Mar/11

briliant, but maybe the hardest sequence i have ever encountered on a rroute of this grade.
Milne - Lead O/S - 20/Jan/11 with Dave

migs493 - TR rpt - 09/Jan/11 with LO

lozowen - Lead - 09/Jan/11

nickcanute - Lead O/S - 2011

kristian - Lead - 14/Nov/10

Hidden - Lead - 07/Oct/10

Really nice route on a lovelly blank wall of limestone. Small holds and small jugs.
migs493 - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with RS

nickcanute - Lead - 2010

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Total votes cast 23
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easy 6b+2 of 11
hard 6b5 of 11
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easy 6a+0 of 11
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Style of ascent

Lead61 of 73 (83.6%)
Followed5 of 73 (6.8%)
Toproped3 of 73 (4.1%)
Unknown4 of 73 (5.5%)

'Climbed'24 of 73 (32.9%)
clean O/S33 of 73 (45.2%)
clean β4 of 73 (5.5%)
clean rpt4 of 73 (5.5%)
clean RP4 of 73 (5.5%)
dogged4 of 73 (5.5%)