Monkey Wall*** 6c
[Jonny Briggs on Monkey Wall, 2 kb]30m.

Rockfax Description
A magnificent route up the left-hand tufa system with the crux right at the top. The gear is sparse low down and the rock at the start is a bit cruddy. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Jonny Briggs on Monkey Wall © Tom W
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This climb is in 71 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

apw - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/15 with John Skelton

Peter Metcalfe - TR dog - 26/Dec/14 with Rachel Somerville

Rachel Somerville - Lead dog - 26/Dec/14 with Peter Metcalfe

breed - Lead β - 14/Dec/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/14

Fell once on the last move because I didn't go for the right hold, Dave fell in the same place. Ran out of light so couldn't try again. would have got it clean.
hutchay - Lead dog - 10/Oct/14 with Dave Clover

Hidden - Lead - 15/Apr/14

Brilliant climb - just needed a rest at the top over hang!
helenstuart - TR dog - 30/Mar/14 with Mike

Kap - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/14

Fell at crux until sneaky moves were worked out
JHC - Lead - 25/Mar/14

Goose4 - Lead dog - 21/Mar/14 with Simon Bennet

mrteale - Lead RP - 02/Mar/14

Magnificent climbing and atmosphere. Fell off crux going over roof before nailing it by the skin of my teeth! Tuffas, ye ha !
Hanky - Lead dog - Mar/14 with Brian/Simon/Dave/Angus

Hidden - Lead dog - 2014

LeeWood - Lead O/S - 29/Dec/13

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/13 with Harry Martin

Brilliant route, pretty tough crux.
Binder - TR dog - 10/Jan/13 with Adam D

Tried following the beta through the roof and came off. Mega heel hook was the solution!
Albachoss - Lead dog - 16/Dec/12 with Ben

JulesV - Lead O/S - 02/Dec/12

Fell off the onsight, managed second go. Amazing route!
johannes - Lead RP - 22/Nov/12

so hot! couldn't pull the roof.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - Oct/12 with alicia

nice all the way. 6b+
Jonathan Emett - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/12 with kristina

2nd to last climb of the holiday. Great climbing and plain sailing right up to the overhang.
domskezz - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/12 with Jamma

nige - Lead - 04/Apr/12 with mark hounslea

Hidden - Lead dog - 02/Apr/12

Awesome tufa climbing and ending crux. Wish I could had time for a second round on this one...
chriisu - Lead dog - 17/Feb/12

cymjt - 2012

Good route, a bit scary using a high heel hook
Joughton - Lead O/S - 28/Dec/11

Had to pull on a clip to pass the bulge.
Dan Lane - Lead dog - 28/Dec/11 with Jake Oughton

2 rests.
ianjfsutcliffe - Lead dog - 17/Dec/11 with Coatesy

Richard P Coates - TR dnf - 17/Dec/11 with ianjfsutcliffe

Dave Rumney - Lead - 20/Nov/11 with Tanya Milner

Tom Seccombe - Lead dog - 03/Nov/11 with Rich Mayfield

knicos - Lead - 25/Mar/11 with James Chesmer

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/Mar/11

design crisis - Lead dog - 16/Mar/11 with Tom W

Hidden - Lead dog - Mar/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 03/Feb/11

Made it to the crux. But too pumped the finish
Popkids - TR dnf - 03/Feb/11 with Kafoozalem

SMc - Lead O/S - 06/Jan/11 with Anne

dswansonlow - Lead dog - 31/Dec/10 with Ed Searle

KevB - TR - 12/Dec/10 with Tony P

Hidden - Lead dog - 11/Nov/10

Dan_Carroll - Lead dog - 29/Mar/10 with Iain and Rich

Fell off trying to clip the anchor. Super pumpy, stunning climbing. Bottom half was total shit
lukehodson - Lead dog - 25/Mar/10 with Alan Sage

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jan/10

Seymore Butt - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Lead rpt - Dec/09

attempted onsite
MelH - Lead dnf - 27/Dec/08

Bristoldave - Lead rpt - Jan/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Dec/07

jonnie3430 - Lead dog - 28/Dec/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Dec/07

thebigfriendlymoose - Lead O/S - Dec/07 with Stephen

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead - 26/Mar/07 with Rachel Hassall

derico - Lead RP - 23/Mar/07 with Pandy

Clean repeat ascent (on 2nd go)....easy once the clips are in. Clip from the flat break above the bulg not the crap undercut tufa.
Morgan Woods - Lead rpt - 10/Feb/07 with Gareth

DavidR - Lead dog - 31/Dec/06 with Holly Adamthwaite

Hidden - 2nd - 31/Dec/06

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Jan/05

Hidden - Lead dog - 05/Dec/04

sadams - Lead - 21/Feb/04 with Kathryn & Nic

shoulders - Lead - 24/Feb/00 with mart

Cowflinger - Lead - Feb/00

Hidden - 2000

dan gibson - 1998

Mike Owen - 01/Jan/97 with Elaine Owen

Hidden - Lead β - 22/Dec/96

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jan/95

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Oliver Branagan, misterb

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