The Warm-Up* M6
[Warm-up M6, 3 kb]Far left side of cave starting beneath an overhanging wall trending rightwards up wall to large break and lower-off just above. Climbed on slot placements.

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This climb is in 40 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

As per route name...
Misha - Lead rpt - 08/Mar/15 with Simon Ward

First time dry tooling, 3 laps with n stacey
climber34neil - TR - 28/Jan/15

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Jan/15

In B1s - lots of scraping around below the second bolt - hard! Was much easier when I tried it in B3s or may be I was just being a muppet today. A good warm up, of sorts!
Misha - Lead rpt - 04/Jan/15 with Greg, Matt

As the name suggests...
Misha - Lead rpt - 20/Dec/14 with Tom Wild, Simon Ward

Warm up, first route in the new Scarpa fruit boots.
Misha - Lead rpt - 14/Dec/14 with Eszter

Emulated Ramon by climbing this without crampons. The steep starting moves were easier as there are decent footholds and the feet were lighter but after that it was generally harder as the footholds are pretty small.
Misha - Lead rpt - 13/Dec/14 with Ramon

jamesturnbull - Lead - 08/Dec/14 with aiden

Actually fel like a warm up. Ramon said there was a hidden finishing slot above the lower off - it's well hidden!
Misha - Lead rpt - 06/Dec/14 with Viki, Ramon

davebowes - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/14

Ramon Marin - Lead β - 15/Nov/14 with viki harvey

AshBash - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/14

Claudia Harvey - Lead - 02/Nov/14 with Ramon Marin

Ramon Marin - Lead rpt - 01/Nov/14 with viki harvey

jshields - 2nd - 26/Oct/14 with Jeff Ingman

DannyH001 - TR - 26/Oct/14 with Jon shields, Jeff Ingman

Harry Holmes - Lead rpt - 12/Sep/14 with Mat Pigden

Starting to feel more at home on the axes - used a clip stick to 2nd bolt. 5 Laps of route today and an alternative start using the M7 into M6 whilst on a top rope.
Karl Wooffindin - Lead rpt - 25/Jan/14

Dogged up to the top and then worked it on top rope. Quite straight forward once you know where the slots are. Will return again.
Karl Wooffindin - Lead dog - 18/Jan/14 with Josh Sykes

Harry Holmes - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/14 with Andy Turner

quick warm up before sub rosa
simonward - Lead rpt - 2014

Felt straightforward this time, like an actual warm up. Doing the start quickly and smoothly is key. Better tools (Ergos rather than Cobras) must help but hopefully I'm also a bit better now.
Misha - Lead rpt - 29/Dec/13 with Ian W

Hidden - Lead dnf - 23/Dec/13

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 29/Nov/13 with Ben

pmurdy - Lead O/S - 29/Nov/13

Hidden - TR - 29/Oct/13

First time at Masson Lees, lead Warm up route clean. M6 at The Works, hodge close coniston would be a shock for anyone. There is a big difference in grading.
ffdalton - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/13 with Dean Dalton

Lead, but absolutely dogged it! First ever dry tool route. Probably need to go somewhere with some easier routes next time...
dutybooty - Lead dog - 14/Apr/13 with Dan Camm

Mr. K - TR dog - 27/Jan/13 with Masa Sakano, Lee Parsons

Hidden - 13/Jan/13

Moves not too hard though I wouldn't call it a warm up as such!
Dan Lane - Lead β - 27/Dec/12 with Andy Turner, Simon Chevis

Still not a warm up. Clean first time but got flash pumped. Ended up dogging on the 2nd lap
philhilo - Lead rpt - 23/Dec/12 with misha

First go felt a bit stiff even though pre-clipped the third clip (this wasn't a warm up last time and still isn't! though loads easier once you know the moves). Second go was fine even though didn't pre-clip. Used Phil's technique of reaching through to the slot by the second clip rather than going out right to the flattie - seems to be easier this way. Monos also help!
Misha - Lead rpt - 23/Dec/12 with Phil

Not a warm up on cold arms! Dogged up 1st attempt. Easy enough 2nd time
philhilo - Lead RP - 03/Nov/12 with misha

First time dry tooling at Masson and first route. Not really a warm up due to the butch start! Fought up it, just about avoiding a flash pump.
Misha - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/12 with Phil

mux - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/12 with Andy Turner

maybe_si - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/12

cymjt - 2012

Somerset swede basher - Lead RP - 21/Dec/11 with John Sargeant

Hidden - Lead RP - 31/Jul/11

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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