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Crystal Arete* VS 4c

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45m, 2 pitches. A 'one-move-wonder' route up the narrow side slab. Start from a ledge 10m up on the arete. 1) 4c, 30m. Climb the right-hand side of the slab to a break. Step up left and follow the centre of the slab to the top overlap. Pull through this by a crack in its centre and belay on the ledge above. 2) 4a, 5m. Finish up the short wall at the back of the ledge. © ROCKFAX
FA. B.Wyvill 5.4.80 05/Apr/1980
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This climb is in 44 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/13

jsw1 - 2nd - 24/Aug/13 with Steve Lyon

Ant Man Bee - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13 with Lydia Ansorge

fizzychewitt - Lead - 23/Jun/12 with Marion, John Norman

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jun/12

Charles led, Rich and I seconded.
EllieWoods - 2nd - 28/Aug/11 with Charles, Rich

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/May/11

gritrash0 - May/11

Hidden - 2011

Couldn't get over the break. Loose rock at the belay, not an enjoyable route.
KeithW - Lead dog - 29/Aug/10 with Paul Lucas

care needed for top pitch.
Ed morris - 12/May/10 with jeff and ellis

agibb - Lead O/S - 02/May/10

Climbed as a 4 due to miscomunication on ropes
saundera - Lead - May/10 with Pam, Marie, Tamsin

Rick Ashton - 2nd - Apr/10 with andy gibb

Seymore Butt - 2010

fingery crux
Indy Nile - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/09 with Max Streeton

Bex_M - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/09 with Andy Saxby

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/09 with John Carlin

LozM - Lead - 03/May/09 with Pete M

coffeepot - 2nd - 03/May/09 with jelaby

jelaby - Lead O/S - 03/May/09 with CoffeePot

First pitch Laura. Overlap move more like 5a
petegruf - AltLd O/S - 03/May/09 with LozM

Hjort - 2nd O/S - 07/Mar/09 with Adam Radcliff

chossy top pitch only
adam06 - Lead - 07/Mar/09 with toby vye

Hard crux move for the grade on overlap
Rollo - 2nd O/S - 03/Nov/07 with Mike

Hidden - 2nd - 05/May/07

Pythonist - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/07 with Teddington

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Apr/07

My Gravity - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/06 with Simon S

Hidden - Lead - 30/Apr/06

jamie ward - Lead O/S - 30/May/05 with Tom Skipworth

Hidden - Lead dog - 05/May/02

afern - Lead O/S - 2002

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/01

Different Steve - Lead O/S - May/01 with Steve Gray

Rog Wilko - Lead - May/99 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - Lead - 02/May/98

Hidden - 2nd - 30/May/94

craig h - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/94 with Shaun, Jim M

Andy Say - Solo O/S - 04/May/90

Tony Buckley - Dec/88 with Richard Brockman

Nigel Coe - Lead - 1985 with Mark ???

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 14/Apr/82

Voting
Total votes cast 25
hard HVS0 of 8
HVS0 of 8
easy HVS4 of 8
hard VS2 of 8
VS2 of 8
easy VS0 of 8
hard HS0 of 8
HS0 of 8
easy HS0 of 8
hard 5a0 of 10
5a0 of 10
easy 5a6 of 10
hard 4c3 of 10
4c1 of 10
easy 4c0 of 10
hard 4b0 of 10
4b0 of 10
easy 4b0 of 10
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1 Star6 of 7
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 44 (4.5%)
Lead21 of 44 (47.7%)
Followed15 of 44 (34.1%)
Alt Leads1 of 44 (2.3%)
Unknown5 of 44 (11.4%)

'Climbed'24 of 44 (54.5%)
clean O/S18 of 44 (40.9%)
dogged2 of 44 (4.5%)