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Route 2 (Slab problem #1)* VS 5a

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The left-hand arete leads to an incipient crack. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 164 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

rockmunky - TR O/S - 13/Apr/14 with Dad

Si dH - Sent O/S - 30/Aug/13 with Neil Furniss

Wayne S - Solo - 29/Aug/13

althesin - Solo - 10/Aug/13

Paul Tanner - Solo O/S - 08/Jul/13 with Ben Tanner

Marti999 - Solo O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Alex Dennis

AlexD - Solo - 09/Jun/13 with Marti

Theeni - Solo O/S - 05/May/13 with Joseph

Hidden - Solo - 18/Apr/13

Hidden - Sent - 16/Apr/13

Heather Osborne - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/13 with Rob Law, rhys whitehouse

Hidden - Sent rpt - 12/Mar/13

Jake Young - Sent O/S - 02/Dec/12 with Laura, Chris, Mark R

Excellent practice.
SED - Sent x - 16/Nov/12 with Cameron Anderson

kermit_uk - Sent O/S - 16/Nov/12 with SED

Hidden - Sent rpt - 27/Oct/12

Hidden - Sent rpt - 16/Oct/12

JLS - Sent O/S - 10/Oct/12 with Jacqui

Rich Malcolm - Solo β - 13/Sep/12

barni - Solo rpt - 24/Aug/12

Bouldered. Green and slippery!
Eddie Shelbourne - Sent - 23/Aug/12

Hidden - Sent O/S - 07/Aug/12

alisterrobbird - Sent - 30/Jul/12

tgeh - Sent O/S - 25/Jul/12 with dan geh

Dan Geh - Sent O/S - 25/Jul/12 with Thomas Geh

BRoe - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/12 with whitehouse_rhys

Jim Malo - Sent O/S - 01/Jul/12

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/12

sting - Sent rpt - 02/Jun/12

kwaidy - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/12

rockman - Solo O/S - 09/May/12

Alex.M-M. - Sent rpt - 05/May/12

timmyhobby - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/12

Ceridwen - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/12 with Tim Hobby

migs493 - Sent O/S - 29/Mar/12 with Paul W

Done as a highball, 1 pad.
MarkRoe - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/12

Hidden - Sent O/S - 15/Jan/12

Dave Bond - Sent - 14/Jan/12

Lunar25 - Solo O/S - 07/Jan/12 with James Morrison, Dave LE

whitehouse_rhys - Solo O/S - 2012 with ben roe

Hidden - Sent rpt - 02/Nov/11

Hidden - 15/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead - 15/Oct/11

Bloke on a Rope - Solo O/S - 07/Sep/11

Hidden - Solo rpt - 03/Sep/11

adi bryant - Solo O/S - 19/Aug/11

Hidden - Sent β - 30/Jul/11

Haydn Jones - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/11 with paul

The Biochemist - Solo β - 14/Jul/11

thrutch - Solo - 29/Jun/11

crispycodd - Sent O/S - 26/Jun/11

John Lewis - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/11 with Maureen

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/11

Robin Nichols - Sent O/S - Jun/11

Alkis - 08/May/11 with Chris Aslin

kfv - Solo O/S - 23/Apr/11

liambriddon1991 - Sent O/S - 23/Apr/11

Hidden - Sent O/S - 20/Apr/11

masa-alpin - Sent O/S - 16/Apr/11 with Graeme B

CrashMat Rob - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Nicky, Colin

TRFrost - Solo O/S - 24/Mar/11

oddessy_uk - Sent O/S - 23/Mar/11

Hidden - Sent O/S - 23/Mar/11

SPENCER41 - Sent O/S - 23/Mar/11 with Jason Curle

great little climb, i was not going to have a go at this climb because I thought it was a bit over my limit but a bit of guidance from my buddy Rob and I was on, and found that once you get to the crack it's all but over to soon.
Dhcol - Solo - 10/Mar/11 with Niky Willers, Rob Marshall

Cornish Cream - 2011

Chris Hind - 2011

Byronius Maximus - Sent O/S - 19/Dec/10

Hidden - Sent - 17/Nov/10

Rampikino - TR - 17/Oct/10 with Cat

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Oct/10

dja - Solo O/S - 12/Oct/10 with Andy Smith

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/10

A bit more sketchy than the other slab problem... but a good crack hold when you need it
Emma-Louise Anderson - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/10 with Paul Tattersall

tatz45 - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/10 with Emma Anderson

Whealiebob - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/10

rob wmc - Solo O/S - 20/Jun/10 with Alan

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/10

Ross Barnes - Sent - Apr/10

Nice fingerlocks, easy 5a
Sam1991 - Solo O/S - 31/Jan/10 with Andy J and Reuben

sgl0jd - 12/Oct/09

tom.ireson - Sent O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Alex Parkin

Hidden - Sent O/S - 15/Aug/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Aug/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Jul/09

frankcp87 - Solo - 28/Jun/09

jsrous - Solo - 28/Jun/09 with Frank and John

Hidden - Solo rpt - 25/Apr/09

Sankey - Sent - 23/Apr/09 with Wednesday nighters

Pilch - Solo O/S - 18/Apr/09

Hidden - Sent - 01/Mar/09

hughr - Sent x - 18/Jan/09

Gareth Clendinning (UBMC) - Solo O/S - 10/Jan/09 with Rose Williams

powellj69 - Sent - 2009

Finger locks all the way up the crack. I've done harder S4bs
teflonpete - Solo O/S - 22/Nov/08

barni - Solo O/S - 30/Oct/08 with Dave barry

SGD - Solo - 25/Oct/08

mccaunt - Sent O/S - Oct/08

tomB - Solo O/S - 20/Sep/08

jscoles - Solo - 20/Sep/08 with Tom Baker

Hidden - Solo rpt - 15/Jul/08

Dickels - Sent x - Jul/08 with Nick

john lynch - Sent - 14/May/08 with mike lynch, bo robertson

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/May/08

Joe Costello - Sent O/S - 04/May/08 with Liam

Russell Lovett - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/08 with alone

tommo1664 - Sent - 06/Jan/08

daveagriff - Solo - 2008

AntiGrav - 2008

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Dec/07

hailtryfan - Solo - Dec/07

kitkat78 - Sent O/S - 24/Nov/07 with SteveM

SteveM - Sent rpt - 24/Nov/07 with Kat

Hidden - Solo rpt - 09/Jul/07

gibbo38 - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/07 with Robert

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Apr/07

Matt Fry - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/07 with Ali Scott

With, then without mat.
Owen W-G - Solo O/S - 03/Feb/07 with Robin, Anthony & Jody

Tom Last - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/06 with Keith

Hidden - Solo rpt - 30/Nov/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Nov/06

Alfredo - Solo - Nov/06

Creinu - Solo O/S - 30/Sep/06

Peakphil - Solo O/S - Aug/06

Swirly - Solo O/S - 15/Jul/06 with Rob and Ceri

Pythonist - Solo rpt - 13/May/06

julian allen - 16/Sep/04

zcapxa5 - Solo O/S - 20/Jun/04

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/04

Budge - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/04

hedgehog77 - TR - 05/Sep/03

No handholds to talk about. Scared but satisfied
climbingrev - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/03

Stefan Kruger - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/03

Stefan Kruger - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/03

Peakology - Sent O/S - 2003 with cat

Hidden - Sent O/S - 21/Apr/02

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 08/Sep/01

Backinthegame - Solo - 02/May/92

Hidden - Solo - 06/Sep/91

Laramadness - Solo - 03/Sep/90

goi.ashmore - Sent O/S - 15/Jun/90

andrew300169 - 1990

Iain Thow - Solo - 16/Jul/88

Ian Archer - Solo O/S - 06/May/88

Roget - Solo O/S - 1987 with jim

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Dec/86

Ena - Jul/86

John Brayshaw - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/82

rogerskews - Solo - 1976 with CMC Members

Hidden - Solo - 22/Dec/74

Hidden - TR - 26/May/74

mikej - Solo - 09/Jul/72 with E

mikej - Solo - 09/May/71 with Dave Williams, E

mikej - Solo - 06/Apr/71 with Stewart Grant

mikej - Solo - 27/Feb/71 with E

mikej - Solo - 05/Apr/70 with Martin Wragg

mikej - Solo - 08/Jun/69 with Alan Booth, Mike Browne, E

mikej - Solo - 03/May/69 with Mike Browne, John Bickerdyke, Geoff Williams

mikej - Solo - 30/Mar/69 with E

Andy Say - Solo - 1969

mikej - Solo - 18/Oct/67 with Geoff Williams

mikej - Lead - 23/Nov/66 with Keith Gegson

mikej - Solo - 09/Nov/66 with Keith Gegson

mikej - Solo - 06/Apr/66 with Ted Markham

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
SuperLee1985, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 47
hard HVS0 of 15
HVS0 of 15
easy HVS0 of 15
hard VS0 of 15
VS5 of 15
easy VS2 of 15
hard HS7 of 15
HS1 of 15
easy HS0 of 15
hard 5b0 of 16
5b0 of 16
easy 5b0 of 16
hard 5a0 of 16
5a6 of 16
easy 5a0 of 16
hard 4c9 of 16
4c1 of 16
easy 4c0 of 16
3 Stars0 of 16
2 Stars0 of 16
1 Star14 of 16
0 Stars2 of 16
Bag of .....0 of 16
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Style of ascent

Soloed97 of 164 (59.1%)
Lead4 of 164 (2.4%)
Followed1 of 164 (0.6%)
Toproped4 of 164 (2.4%)
Bouldered49 of 164 (29.9%)
Unknown9 of 164 (5.5%)

'Climbed'57 of 164 (34.8%)
clean O/S87 of 164 (53.0%)
clean β3 of 164 (1.8%)
clean rpt14 of 164 (8.5%)
clean RP3 of 164 (1.8%)