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Nosepicker E1 5a

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8m. Climb the acute arete throughout, carefully following the left-hand side of the jutting nose of rock to a finish on the right. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jonny Woodward 1976
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This climb is in 64 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Valentino - TR O/S - 04/Sep/14 with Jay

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/14

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 31/Aug/14

Managed it on the 4th time after missing a hold and trying to reach around the arete. good footwork need for the starting sequence.
hirving - TR RP - 18/May/14 with sam giles

Andrew Abraham - Lead O/S - 18/May/14 with Chris Wallis, Paul Sherman

Hidden - TR β - 18/May/14

quinn sorabjee - TR O/S - 18/May/14 with J Golding

Hidden - TR rpt - 18/May/14

matt8hew88 - TR dnf - 18/May/14

Matt_C9716 - 2nd - 12/Mar/14

Nice climb, Good footwork is essential!
magicmartin - TR β - 30/Sep/13 with Zane Butcher

funky feet needed and a big reach if your short!
Zane_18 - TR dog - 30/Sep/13 with magicmartin

committing and balancy but steady climbing, cool route
PeteWilson - Solo O/S - 05/Jun/13 with Dave

Hidden - TR O/S - 17/Feb/13

Templeton Adams - TR - 17/Feb/13 with Darren H

Hidden - TR O/S - 17/Feb/13

felt easy but maybe went off route
Lunar25 - Lead O/S - 01/Nov/11 with Pete nurse climber

Nice little solo, felt safe enough with a few rucksacks and a big bloke called Paul spotting. Crux succumbs easily to good footwork.
Alex Winter - Solo O/S - 30/Sep/11

galpinos - Lead O/S - 01/May/11 with Sam

donkster - Lead rpt - 28/Nov/10 with malc, trigg

Andrew Abraham - 2nd - 25/Oct/10 with ruthyb, Chris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead RP - 31/Aug/10

Dux - TR RP - 31/Aug/10 with Andy Smith

Dux - 2nd rpt - 31/Aug/10 with Andy Smith

Hidden - TR O/S - 25/Aug/10

pauldr - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/10

Coel Hellier - Lead - 05/Jun/10

bobpilgrem - TR β - 24/May/10 with Bob/Nic

donkster - Lead rpt - 10/Oct/09 with DaveNW

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Oct/09

cooper leek - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/09 with matt

donkster - Lead rpt - 22/Sep/09 with crooko

Thought it had great moves..but didn't feel E1
richardhopton - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/09 with Tradmania

Diggler - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Jess

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 11/May/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Oct/08

got up to the stance above the flake at the start OK but couldn't quite do the next (key) move which is very balancy - next time!
mmalbon - TR dnf - 27/Jul/08 with Mick and Simon

Hidden - Lead dnf - 14/Jul/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - TR O/S - Sep/07

MaccMark - 2nd - 08/Aug/07 with Philip Jarvis

gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/07 with Eddie

ed woods - 2nd - 08/Apr/07 with Marshall

Col Allott - Solo O/S - 05/Apr/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Apr/07

Birdo - 2007 with Dave Bird

dan gibson - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Aug/06

Andy Clarke - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/06 with Tommo

Hidden - Lead - 22/Apr/06

FrankW - TR O/S - 11/Aug/05 with My Shunt

Nice and balancy, but probably not E1
Col Allott - Solo O/S - Aug/05

Apharri - 2nd - May/04 with Dave Wharton

DanT - TR dog - 25/Apr/04 with Paul Rowlands

akhughes - Lead O/S - 2003

akhughes - Lead - Jul/02

Ropeboy - Solo - 30/Sep/00

Hidden - Lead - 1995

Iain Thow - TR - 09/May/94 with Pram Singh

Roget - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/90

andrew300169 - 1990

Hidden - TR O/S - Aug/89

Mark Kemball - Solo - 07/Nov/82

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Voting
Total votes cast 38
hard E20 of 12
E20 of 12
easy E20 of 12
hard E10 of 12
E18 of 12
easy E13 of 12
hard HVS1 of 12
HVS0 of 12
easy HVS0 of 12
hard 5b0 of 13
5b0 of 13
easy 5b1 of 13
hard 5a2 of 13
5a9 of 13
easy 5a1 of 13
hard 4c0 of 13
4c0 of 13
easy 4c0 of 13
3 Stars2 of 13
2 Stars0 of 13
1 Star11 of 13
0 Stars0 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed10 of 64 (15.6%)
Lead21 of 64 (32.8%)
Followed11 of 64 (17.2%)
Toproped20 of 64 (31.2%)
Unknown2 of 64 (3.1%)

'Climbed'16 of 64 (25.0%)
clean O/S30 of 64 (46.9%)
clean β3 of 64 (4.7%)
clean rpt7 of 64 (10.9%)
clean RP3 of 64 (4.7%)
dogged2 of 64 (3.1%)
dnf3 of 64 (4.7%)