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Mammoth Slab** VS 4c

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16m. Pull onto the slab on the left and climb this until the exposed arete on the left can be reached fro a fine finish. © ROCKFAX
FA. Graham West 1960

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors).

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 32 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

RichardLeggett - TR - 27/Jul/14

K Mckay - Lead O/S - 17/May/14 with Paul Gibbison

Frank the Husky - 2013

David Kay - Lead O/S - 29/May/12 with Jonathan Prager

JEP - 2nd - 29/May/12 with David Kirslfelds

Tricky bouldery start and no gear until about two thirds of the way up. Following the route in the book straight up the top buttress this is much harder than 4c! 5a in the guide and I agree.
markblair - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with Alison Dixon

Steve J P - 2nd - 21/Aug/11 with BW

Bernie Wylde - Lead - 21/Aug/11 with sp

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/09

mjeffery - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/08

mattnuttall - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/08 with Alan Holden

Matthallinan - Lead - 10/Jun/08 with Nicky Winn

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

More direct start from the overhang. Bold, but not an E1...
Alex Thompson - 2nd rpt - 10/Jun/08 with OffshoreAndy

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

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Sep/07

will6459 - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/07

cheated at start on overhang by going to the left
J25 - 2nd - 06/Jun/07 with Alex Thompson

May have wandered off route near top...
Alex Thompson - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/07 with Jonny

cem - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/06 with Graham Dolman

Si dH - Lead rpt - 07/Aug/05 with Gerhard

John Marsland - Lead - 04/Sep/04 with Stefan Beyer

Is this not HVS 5a?
Si dH - 2nd O/S - Jul/04 with Kane Chandler

Phil West - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/03 with Chris Tan & Iain Johnson

charlesmfrench - Lead - 13/Jul/02

craig h - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/96

Roget - Solo O/S - 01/Jul/95

ste_d - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/91 with mik

Andy Say - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/90

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jul/86

Tom V - 1967

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, sting, Hidden, vix, Chewie

Voting
Total votes cast 46
hard HVS0 of 16
HVS0 of 16
easy HVS10 of 16
hard VS5 of 16
VS1 of 16
easy VS0 of 16
hard HS0 of 16
HS0 of 16
easy HS0 of 16
hard 5a0 of 16
5a0 of 16
easy 5a11 of 16
hard 4c2 of 16
4c3 of 16
easy 4c0 of 16
hard 4b0 of 16
4b0 of 16
easy 4b0 of 16
3 Stars2 of 14
2 Stars8 of 14
1 Star2 of 14
0 Stars2 of 14
Bag of .....0 of 14
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 32 (6.2%)
Lead19 of 32 (59.4%)
Followed8 of 32 (25.0%)
Toproped1 of 32 (3.1%)
Unknown2 of 32 (6.2%)

'Climbed'12 of 32 (37.5%)
clean O/S17 of 32 (53.1%)
clean rpt3 of 32 (9.4%)