Specimen Hunter* E5 6b

Rockfax Description
A slightly easier method of climbing the wall which gives good technical climbing. From the third thread on Magazine People, make some fingery moves rightwards (good but hard-earned wires) to reach a ramp. Move back left over the bulge (as for Magazine People) then step right under a roof. A hard move over this gains the upper slab and the top. © ROCKFAX


FA. G.Gibson 20.4.84 20/Apr/1984
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This climb is in 20 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Gary Gibson - 2015

Very hard and sustained moves intially on the face. Clean right util the last move on the overlap; fell off as I got the sequence wrong.
shed_hed - 2nd dog - 05/May/13 with Dan Heath

With Darren. Super techy face climbing. The first moves off the deck were scary. Exciting journey out from the peg, hard to read climbing on tiny crimps/monos/sidepulls. I went too far under the roof which made the last move easier. Darren said it wasn't the hardest move. E5 maybe?
Daniel Heath - Lead O/S - 05/May/13

one fall at final overlap, cocked up the sequence. will be back to lead this.
Ed morris - TR dog - 07/Jan/12 with -martin

owenH - 2011

Maybe E5? Quite hard and sustained. Threads replaced in May 09, currently good. Lots of RP's and small wires.
Ged Desforges - 2009

Bern - 2006

Cowflinger - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/02

Three attempts
D Tempest - Lead dog - 12/Jun/99 with Rick

1 fall at crux
Gregory - Lead dog - Jun/95

jfletcher - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/94

whispering nic - Lead - Aug/93 with Graham Iles

Alan James - UKC and UKH - Lead - 26/Jul/93 with Lewis Grundy

Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - Apr/92 with Paul Tanton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1990

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1989

andy gittins - 1987

Mike Owen - Lead O/S - 26/May/86 with Elaine Owen

Hidden - 1985

steve L - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/84 with Clive Curle

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