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Simeon Direct* HVS 5a

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30m. Only a small independent section but worth a separate entry. 1) 4b, 10m. As for Rose Bowl. 2) 5a, 20m. Climb through the bulge directly above, then continue up the slab and easier, steeper rock to reach the left-hand end of a ledge. Exit to the right. © ROCKFAX
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This climb is in 40 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Phil scrambled up P1 and I had P2, thought I was doing Ten Craters but as I went straight up from the flake then I probably did this? Good route but all the pitches on the top are a bit squeazed in.
SGD - AltLd O/S - 07/Sep/14 with phil wilkinson

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Anna

jimbonfire - 18/Aug/14

the power - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/14 with ken

by accident, wanted to do Ten Craters of Wisdom but accidentally went right
GermanAlex - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Brannock

Robin Nichols - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Roger

Roget - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with robin

slacky - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/13 with Ben

Hidden - AltLd - 06/Oct/12

Only the second pitch after abbing back down from Ten Craters
Marq - AltLd O/S - 06/Oct/12 with Steve Mount

First pitch quite fun - much better than it looks. 2nd pitch VERY reachy, but great holds.
Jules Lane - AltLd O/S - 18/Aug/12 with Mynydd James

Hoyes - AltLd O/S - 18/Aug/12 with Julian L

Hidden - 2012

awkward long reach next to a thread - interesting working it out. Pete did it completely differently !
lithos - Lead - 02/Oct/11 with Pete Bradshaw

climbinmunkey - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/11 with Ken, Helen

One very long reach.
victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 25/May/11 with Dom

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

Hidden - 2nd β - 15/Aug/10

With direct start past the ring peg, hard pull, and direct finish up Ten Craters. The best way up this bit of rock
mark20 - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10

bigdrew - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Mark R

jshields - Lead - 25/Apr/10 with Ed James

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Sep/09

keith leonard - 2009

cem - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Rob Truckle

PanzerHanzler - 2nd dog - 04/Nov/07 with Steve Culverhouse

Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/07 with Simon Shaw

spqr - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/06 with Dave Pendleton

thrutch - Lead O/S - 2004 with johnny b

Hidden - Solo - 28/Sep/02

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/99

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jul/98

Iain Thow - 2nd - 02/Sep/96 with Dave Walch

nickcanute - Lead - 1995

leathers - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/93 with Charlotte Evans

tlr - AltLd - 22/Sep/91

Hidden - Lead rpt - 26/May/91

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Oct/87

Ian Clare - 1985

AlanLittle - Lead - 1984 with Carl Blakeley

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Total votes cast 33
hard E10 of 11
E10 of 11
easy E10 of 11
hard HVS0 of 11
HVS10 of 11
easy HVS1 of 11
hard VS0 of 11
VS0 of 11
easy VS0 of 11
hard 5b0 of 11
5b0 of 11
easy 5b0 of 11
hard 5a4 of 11
5a6 of 11
easy 5a1 of 11
hard 4c0 of 11
4c0 of 11
easy 4c0 of 11
3 Stars1 of 11
2 Stars8 of 11
1 Star2 of 11
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 40 (2.5%)
Lead19 of 40 (47.5%)
Followed9 of 40 (22.5%)
Alt Leads7 of 40 (17.5%)
Unknown4 of 40 (10.0%)

'Climbed'14 of 40 (35.0%)
clean O/S23 of 40 (57.5%)
clean β1 of 40 (2.5%)
clean rpt1 of 40 (2.5%)
dogged1 of 40 (2.5%)