Eso Picante** 6c+
[Al Austin fighting his way up Eso Picante, 2 kb]18m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the hanging corner to below a roof then pull steeply round right and up to the belay. Great climbing and hard work. © ROCKFAX

FA. Richard Davies 2003

Photo: Al Austin fighting his way up Eso Picante © Richard Davies
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This climb is in 29 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Stoney Boy - Lead RP - 23/Mar/15 with Nick Conway

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/15

1st RP
cooperman - Lead RP - 19/Mar/15 with Greg Foster

Hidden - Lead RP - 07/Mar/15

breed - Lead O/S - 19/Dec/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Dec/14

Dan Hostford - Lead RP - 13/Dec/14 with Remus Knowles

Scatty, wet last move
Ross.Cooper - Lead dog - 25/Nov/14 with Will Twigger

6c+ in rockfax and it felt it to me.
Rachel Somerville - Lead dog - 17/Feb/14 with Arran

jolucas - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/14

Hidden - Lead dog - 30/Jan/14

PeteH - Lead RP - 18/Jan/14 with Brian McAlinden, John Trythall

Blew it on last move, great route and good value.
Justin T - Lead dog - 13/Jan/14 with Nick P

oliverpcain - Lead O/S - 2014

adamjeffs - Lead O/S - 30/Nov/13 with mum

Hidden - Lead - Mar/13

2nd go.
Jonathan Emett - Lead RP - 09/Dec/12 with orange sam

Chris Wright - Lead - 10/Apr/12

tim newton - Lead dog - 25/Jan/12 with matt

fell from the very top of the groove and stopped at the first bolt, at the same level as my (very light) belayer. 10m fall? scary as hell. tried again but gave up.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dnf - 20/Jan/12 with non-scottish john

got confused by the new route artisan on the left. 4th (or 5th?) bolt hard to clip from the flake.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 18/Jan/12 with non-scottish john

will909 - Lead dog - Jan/12

Alan James - UKC and UKH - Lead - 11/Oct/11 with Stephen Horne

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jan/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Dec/08

chris sm - Lead dnf - 02/Jan/07 with Graham Sims

RD - Lead O/S - 2007

Gus - Lead O/S - Feb/06 with grimer, mark sharratt, andi elizabeth turner

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Dec/03

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