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Cave Corner S 4a

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[The very nettly approach to Cave corner, Ash crack and Tria., 3 kb]14m. The left corner of the square alcove is approached up the juggy wall. Care is needed with blocky rock and grass at the top. © ROCKFAX
FA. John Loy 1959

Photo: The very nettly approach to Cave corner, Ash crack and Tria. © Ben Taylor 1989
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This climb is in 69 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - AltLd - 23/Jul/14

PhillS - Lead O/S - 16/May/14 with Terry A

Roget - Solo O/S - 22/Sep/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/13

Wayne S - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Rob

robblowen - 2nd β - 09/Jun/13 with Wayne

Easy glimbing. very blocky top half Belay options are zero! There is a nest of ravens close by at the fop too.
Ben Taylor 1989 - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/13 with Alex wright

Easy warm up. Climb through an old ravens nest and past a hidden current one. By the time you reach it it's too late to go round. Zero safe belay options close by.
detritus - 2nd O/S - 06/May/13 with Ben Taylor

nick ferro - 28/Jul/12

rbrookes2 - 2nd - 21/Jul/12 with Tim Taylor

augustus trout - 2nd - 13/May/12 with Jo Sayers, Mark Furniss

Hideous climb. I have just registered my vote for "Bag of ...."
rich_hw - Lead O/S - 13/May/12 with Graeme Hammond

didn't think this was too bad... a nice start and good bridging above allows you to avoid pulling on too many of the blocks. Grass bit is fine feet on solid rock one move up onto a grass ledge.
Graeme Hammond - 2nd O/S - 13/May/12 with Richard Williams

staceyjg - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/11 with Lee P

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Apr/11

RiverRoam - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/11 with Martin Wing

JohnHutch - 2nd - 28/Mar/11 with Nik H

buxtoncoffeelover - Lead - 28/Mar/11

szelest - Lead β - 31/Aug/10

bobbarnes00 - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/10 with James Budzynski

Bernie Wylde - Lead - 20/Jun/10 with jd

dpmUK - 2nd O/S - 15/May/10 with Rich

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/May/10

First lead on Limestone for ages. First half was excellent and well-protected however the second half squirms past some dubiously-balanced blocks. Grassy top-outs are not my favourite either :-/
graphiclunarkid - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with arctic jen, dpmUK

Worrying blocks at the top.
jon bradley - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with Huw Howells

hellboundblr - 2nd - 15/May/10 with Danny Smudge

arctic_jen - 2nd - 15/May/10 with Rich

richcwanders - Lead - 24/Apr/10

DannyK - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/10 with Christos

chrislgk - 2nd rpt - 19/Mar/10 with Danny

nickcanute - 2010

tiga271 - 2nd - 16/Aug/09 with mark20

mark20 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09

Quite pleasant
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Carmen

Gustav - 2nd O/S - 05/Jul/09 with Owen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/09

Cake - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/09 with Jon

Quite liked the route, but as with other routes here the steep grass at the top caused the most concern!
hcooper - Lead - 02/May/09 with Jennifer Slack

Jen80 - 02/May/09

DannyK - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/09 with Christos

jsrous - Lead - 2009 with Ves

MikeDowsett - Lead - 2009 with Kris Scheinkonig

jadm2 - 2nd - 05/Jul/08

danoflynn - 2nd - 07/Jun/08 with Mike McLean

morganator - Lead O/S - 09/May/08 with Peter Folkman

Mike Soulby - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08

Hannah Moulton - TR - 2008 with imo, spudly, ali

1st Severe lead, easy climbing and confident.
igneouscarl - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/07

Whealiebob - 2nd O/S - 06/Aug/06 with Terry

Milne - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/06 with Dave

Sam and will - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/05 with Anthony Bennett

Howard J - Lead rpt - 13/Jul/04

Howard J - Lead rpt - 08/Jul/03 with Dave Spencer

Sam and will - 2nd - 02/Dec/00 with Anthony Bennett

Howard J - 2nd - 11/Jul/00 with Paul Barker

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/96

stokienomad - Lead - 20/Mar/93

Rog Wilko - Lead - Aug/89 with Debbie Wilkinson

Tim Bateman - 2nd - 04/Nov/84

Pete Pozman - Lead O/S - Jul/83 with Jeremy

Hidden - Solo - 12/Jun/83

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 1982 with Rich Lewis

Andy Say - Solo O/S - 13/May/79

RichardMc - Solo - 14/May/78

JohnHutch - 29/May/77 with BA

Mark Kemball - Solo - 08/Aug/76

Hidden - Lead - 1974

Hidden - Lead - 16/Aug/73

mikej - Solo - 28/Mar/71 with John Bickerdyke

Voting
Total votes cast 31
hard HS0 of 12
HS0 of 12
easy HS1 of 12
hard S0 of 12
S10 of 12
easy S1 of 12
hard HVD0 of 12
HVD0 of 12
easy HVD0 of 12
hard 4b0 of 11
4b0 of 11
easy 4b0 of 11
hard 4a0 of 11
4a11 of 11
easy 4a0 of 11
hard 3c0 of 11
3c0 of 11
easy 3c0 of 11
3 Stars0 of 8
2 Stars0 of 8
1 Star4 of 8
0 Stars3 of 8
Bag of .....1 of 8
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 69 (8.7%)
Lead36 of 69 (52.2%)
Followed21 of 69 (30.4%)
Toproped1 of 69 (1.4%)
Alt Leads1 of 69 (1.4%)
Unknown4 of 69 (5.8%)

'Climbed'31 of 69 (44.9%)
clean O/S33 of 69 (47.8%)
clean β2 of 69 (2.9%)
clean rpt3 of 69 (4.3%)