The Pocket*** V5 / f6C
[Reaching for "The Pocket" - Langdale Boulders, 3 kb]A classic pocket problem. Use the sloping hold, or undercut, to gain the pocket. Use anything else to gain the top. Variation - pocket to the top without any other holds - V8. Photo page 53. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Reaching for "The Pocket" - Langdale Boulders © Petarghh
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 155 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

MorganPreece - Sent β - 18/Oct/14 with Ashlea Bennett

mark20 - Sent O/S - 13/Sep/14

Could get stood up, but inot get above the pocket
gav - Sent dnf - 12/Sep/14

MTL - Sent O/S - 07/Aug/14

gingerwolf - Sent dnf - 22/Jun/14

petegunn - Sent - 15/Jun/14 with Jeremy, Davina

Joe Costello - Sent - 10/Jun/14

Tubb93 - Sent - 05/Jun/14

Hidden - Sent O/S - 25/May/14

Hidden - Sent x - 15/Apr/14

farmus21 - Sent - 14/Apr/14 with Peter Hill

Rob Rocket - Sent - 08/Apr/14

Davefro - 03/Apr/14

Hidden - Apr/14

Hidden - Sent x - 15/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent - 15/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent x - 03/Mar/14

DavidR - Sent x - 15/Nov/13 with Dave Clark, Kevin Bowser, Steve Foster, Steve Mead, Matt Hopkinson

TGreen - Sent rpt - 10/Nov/13

Easier for the tall and gibbon like, still took a while though.
Craig Holden - Sent x - 13/Oct/13

BRoe - Sent rpt - 01/Oct/13 with Chief, DanG, Theo, Jordan, whitehouse_rhys

3 times today easy when you know how
tgeh - Sent rpt - 13/Aug/13 with dan geh

Dan Geh - Sent rpt - 13/Aug/13 with Thomas Geh

tgeh - Sent x - 11/Aug/13 with dan geh

Dan Geh - Sent x - 11/Aug/13 with Thomas Geh

KristopherHall - Sent x - 25/Jun/13 with Tom Sugden

Stingraypoindex - Sent - 16/Jun/13

DC - Sent x - 13/Jun/13

4 goes
TonyB - Sent x - 08/Jun/13

Peter Reynolds - Jun/13

John Kettle - Sent - 22/May/13

johang - Sent - 04/May/13 with Mike Metcalfe, Stu "Fatty" Plumb

Goose4 - Sent - 04/May/13 with Remy

repeat ascent, lovely moves
daftendirekt - Sent x - 13/Apr/13

EdGS - Sent x - 11/Apr/13

Daniels735 - Sent rpt - 09/Apr/13

CosmicHobo - Sent x - 08/Apr/13

So close! It will go next time.
Dan Geh - Sent dnf - 10/Mar/13 with Freshers

peter.ravenscroft27 - Sent x - 20/Feb/13

Daniels735 - Sent x - 17/Feb/13 with Matt Butler, Clair Fowler

Hidden - Sent x - Feb/13

Fantastic problem! Weirdly precarious at the top...jumped/fell...back on later and got it.
julesmckim - Sent x - 03/Jan/13

Adam Booth - Sent x - 18/Nov/12

Harry Holmes - Sent x - 07/Oct/12 with Joanna, Liyen

Hidden - Sent dnf - 06/Oct/12

Damp but nice
Boy - Sent - 04/Oct/12

BRoe - Sent x - 23/Sep/12 with Mark Roe

John Kettle - Sent - 21/Sep/12

petegunn - Sent - 09/Sep/12 with Matt Roberts, Jeremy, Davina

John Kettle - Sent - 05/Sep/12

Numerous, goes finally sent with bit of friendly encouragement from kindly stranger
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Sent x - 11/Aug/12

elliepygall - Sent x - 11/Aug/12 with James

sonnyss - Sent x - Aug/12

Matt Harle - 20/Jun/12

gaz.marshall - Sent x - 12/May/12

Cassidy - Sent O/S - 06/May/12 with Helen Cassidy

daftendirekt - Sent x - 30/Apr/12 with Jay, Craig, Cam, Mark Robb

adamjeffs - Sent O/S - 20/Apr/12

1st V5!!
r_o_b_h2 - Sent x - 13/Apr/12 with Verity

petegunn - Sent - 10/Apr/12 with Davina

Hidden - Sent - 10/Apr/12

joe.91 - Sent O/S - 06/Apr/12

pie_eater_pete - Sent x - 27/Mar/12

Laura Hudson - Sent - 24/Mar/12 with Richard Hession

samrad - Sent x - 24/Mar/12

Dave Heaton - Sent - 05/Mar/12 with James Forbes

Finally finally finally. I found this so hard!
MarkRoe - Sent x - 15/Jan/12 with Helene Roe

Hidden - Sent rpt - 13/Jan/12

Ed Booth - Sent dnf - 06/Nov/11 with me

mfisher - Sent x - 15/Oct/11 with Xavier Evans, Tom Keaveny

Tom Keaveny - Sent x - 15/Oct/11 with mfisher

KristopherHall - Sent x - 01/Oct/11

Hidden - Sent x - 28/Aug/11

Hidden - Sent - 21/Aug/11

Scott.Townson - Sent x - 09/Aug/11

Lord_ash2000 - 03/Jul/11

petegunn - Sent - 27/May/11 with Owain, Lee, Davina & Steve

john lynch - Sent rpt - 21/May/11 with adam fenton, Dave Barber

Exodus - Sent x - 20/May/11 with Matt R

Hidden - Sent x - 02/May/11

AndyJBooth - Sent x - 01/May/11

Hidden - Sent dnf - 24/Apr/11

John Kettle - Sent - 19/Apr/11

peterbull - Sent - 18/Apr/11

highrepute - Sent - 17/Apr/11

Troy Tempest - Sent x - 12/Apr/11

Hidden - Sent x - 28/Mar/11

rockrat - Sent rpt - 18/Mar/11 with Bruce Johnson, Jemma Race, Heather Ingram, Neza Novak, Luke Armitage

i_a_coops - Sent O/S - 06/Mar/11 with Jenni

TGreen - Sent x - 12/Feb/11

petegunn - Sent - 03/Feb/11 with Davina

Hidden - Sent - 11/Jan/11

Somerset swede basher - Sent x - 11/Dec/10 with Mr. Hangover

sgl0jd - Nov/10

Hidden - Sent β - 02/Oct/10

JLS - Sent dnf - 27/Sep/10

Hidden - Sent - 17/Sep/10

Hidden - Sent x - Sep/10

peewee2008 - Sent - 21/Aug/10

rockrat - Sent rpt - 11/Aug/10

Andy Barratt - 02/Jul/10

Hidden - Sent β - 23/Apr/10

rockrat - Sent x - 17/Apr/10 with Ste Hodgson, Craig Naylor, Nick Michel

dj_brigham05 - Sent O/S - 17/Apr/10 with James Connolly, Rich Clarke, Pete Abernethy

rockrat - Sent dnf - 09/Apr/10

john lynch - Sent - 01/Apr/10 with Dave, johan, fred prall, Lewis Andrew

James Prowse - Sent - 28/Mar/10 with Dirk and Graham

gforce - Sent - 28/Mar/10 with James, Dirk

Joe Grondowski - Sent - 14/Feb/10

Hidden - 2010

schultz - Sent x - 09/Oct/09

bfreeman - Sent β - 10/Sep/09 with Jon & Chris Freeman, Dan Turner

benj_d - Sent x - 01/Aug/09

Chazz - Sent β - 08/Jul/09 with Matt Rowat

Hidden - Sent x - 25/Jun/09

Hidden - Sent x - 25/Apr/09

Hidden - Apr/09

GPN - Sent - 28/Mar/09

Hidden - Sent x - 10/Feb/09

nmwr - Sent dnf - 06/Dec/08 with John Sergeant

robert10507 - Sent x - 05/Nov/08 with Trina

Pura Vida - Sent - 01/Nov/08

spam - 22/Oct/08

Nice moves
Richard Hession - Sent O/S - 11/Oct/08

jimdanson - Sent rpt - 27/Sep/08

le t - Sent x - 10/Sep/08 with Aki

Superb
Christian Beck - Sent x - Aug/08

Hidden - Sent x - 15/Jul/08

jimdanson - Sent - 23/Jun/08

Hidden - Sent - 05/Jun/08

Ian Broome - Sent - 22/Mar/08 with Tanya

SteveM - Sent dnf - 24/Feb/08 with Kat

Tony Little - Sent x - 16/Feb/08 with Darren

Finally! Ive been trying this problem for months and i finally did it today and it felt easy. Fantastic problem!
butterworthtom - Sent x - 06/Jan/08 with Chris Butterworth

OffshoreAndy - Sent - 30/Sep/07

John Kettle - 10/Sep/07

ewen - 10/Sep/07

John Kettle - Sent - 21/Aug/07

GPN - Sent - Aug/07

Hidden - Sent x - 24/Jul/07

John Kettle - Sent - 09/Jul/07

John Kettle - Sent - 23/May/07

John Kettle - Sent - 19/Apr/07

hebson - 2007

Hidden - Sent - 2007

Hidden - Sent - 08/Oct/06

jimdanson - Sent x - 08/May/06

John Kettle - 2006

philipjames - 2006

C coldwell-storry - Sent - 2006

danm - May/05

Hammy - Solo - 10/May/93

Paul Clarke - Sent - 1990 with Various

Hammy - Solo - 10/May/88

Hammy - Solo - 03/May/86

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
rhino_bill, jonnymurtahr, nmwr

Voting
Total votes cast 47
hard V60 of 23
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easy V69 of 23
hard V53 of 23
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easy V51 of 23
hard V41 of 23
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easy V40 of 23
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