Poca Lizard** 7b
[...about to embrace the pain at Pinos, 2 kb]18m.

Rockfax Description
Start off the wall and climb pockets to reach the steep pocketed crack-line in the top wall. © ROCKFAX

FA. Richard Davies 2003

Photo: ...about to embrace the pain at Pinos © Fraser
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This climb is in 24 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

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

Hidden - Lead dog - 07/Mar/15

RP first go today. Just missed it three days ago when worked moves over three goes. First 7b. Great route.
climberchristy - Lead RP - 18/Feb/15 with Vanessa

3 or 4 more goes. Hands cut up from falling off sharp pocket, enough for now!
Lessworkmoreclimbing - Lead dnf - 11/Jan/15 with Jonathan, Kev

onsighted as far as the crux! then two more tries.
Lessworkmoreclimbing - Lead dnf - 06/Jan/15 with Kev

4 more tries. Got pocket first two times but fell off. Third try did crux but fell off getting onto slab - v disappointing! Last try couldn't even get pocket.
Lessworkmoreclimbing - Lead dnf - 06/Jan/15 with Kev

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2015

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

atapper21 - Lead RP - 31/Jan/14 with John T

Great climb but combination of being too weak and skin too trashed resulted in the inevitable failure. Even had to call for stick clip assistance to make last bolt before the anchors!
Fraser - Lead dog - 30/Jan/14 with Ross H, Sam W, Jo

Justin T - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/14 with Nancy, Nick B

keefe - Lead O/S - 04/Jan/14

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

2nd go. finally!
Jonathan Emett - Lead RP - 08/Apr/13 with american mike

2gos clean to the jug.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 05/Apr/13 with patrick, american mike, kristina, tony, niall

Hidden - TR - Feb/13

Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 25/Jan/13 with john trythall

pockets at top too damp, tried to find a way around but no joy. 3/4 attempts.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 20/Jan/13 with american adam

clips in then 2 gos. finger opened up on last attempt.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 17/Jan/13 with american adam

2 tries, done all the moves now. So good!
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 15/Jan/13 with american adam

1 go. fantastic climb! some hollow flakes but nothing came off.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 02/Jan/13 with john trythall, canadian nick, orange craig

SMc - Lead RP - 02/May/11 with Anne

JPGR - Lead - 25/Jan/11

RD - Lead O/S - 2007

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