Quiet Waters Direct** E2 5c
[Chalking up for the thin upper moves on Quiet Waters Direct, E2 5c, 2 kb]Originally this route started in the same place as Magazine People, but it is much better to start at the arete just left of Shape-Up (or the slab just left with a thread at 6a). This gives a good enjoyable pitch at a more even grade. From the top of the arete make tricky moves up onto a ramp, then continue to reach a traverse line under the roof which is passed by puzzling moves on its left-hand side. © ROCKFAX
FA. G.Gibson 29.5.83 29/May/1983

Ticklists: Huntsmans Leap.

Photo: Chalking up for the thin upper moves on Quiet Waters Direct, E2 5c © drcorbasisgod
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This climb is in 138 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/14

Kind of started up this last year then went into Shape Up. Nice route.
Rachel Slater - Lead β - 20/Aug/14 with Tim Newton

tim newton - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/14 with rachel slater

dav - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/14 with Gill B

top wasn't that bad, down low there is a pokey move I hadn't expected from looking up at the terrain
GuyVG - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/14 with Malc Scott

brices - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14 with Mike

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14

quiffhanger - 2nd rpt - 22/Jun/14 with Conor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14

simon kimber - 2nd - 19/Apr/14 with Will Pettet-Smith

Julian Cooper - 2nd O/S - 15/Apr/14 with Stuart Knott

Felt like e3 to me, end of a long day though
w.pettet-smith - Lead - Apr/14

Felt like e3 to me, end of a long day though
w.pettet-smith - Lead - 2014 with simon kimber

Felt like e3 to me, end of a long day though
w.pettet-smith - Lead - 2014

Rob Greenwood - UKC - Lead O/S - 2014 with Helena Robinson

steve_yo - 2nd - 24/Aug/13 with Rick hard Rock

Rick hard Rock - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13 with steve_yo

Stefan_Morris - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/13 with AndrewJamesCherry

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Jul/13

dan gibson - Lead rpt - 04/Jul/13 with michael porter

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13

Pippa - 2nd rpt - 08/Jun/13 with Jamie Thornley

mountain_jay - Lead - 08/Jun/13 with Pippa Froggatt

Felt E3 to me, though maybe soft at that. Great route though!
Duncan Campbell - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/13 with Ollie B

Tricky start. Fairly steady after that.
shed_hed - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Dan Heath

With Darren. Tough start moves, then very steady.
Daniel Heath - 2nd β - 05/May/13

al99 - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Luke Thomas

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12 with Dave Taylor

Nice climbing
theotherpetehill - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Ross McKerchar

quiffhanger - 2nd rpt - 15/Jul/12

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12 with ciaran tracey

Pretty shit to be fair
Ed Booth - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/12 with Adam Booth

Hidden - 2012

markalmack - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/11 with Dave morse

datoon - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/11 with K

khawk - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11 with DT

Speeddemonsi - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/11

Ed morris - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/11 with haydn jones

Haydn Jones - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/11 with ed morris

Billg - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Will Calvert

frost - 2nd - 28/May/11 with Pete H, D Garry

Shite
mux - 2nd - 28/May/11 with Pete Harrison, frost

haydng - 2nd rpt - 14/May/11

halfmanhalfbiscuit - Lead O/S - May/11

zero six - Lead O/S - May/11

Luke Brooks - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11 with John Orr

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Apr/11

Pippa - Lead - 25/Apr/11 with Jon

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with richard lade

crux moves at roof seemed pretty desperate for 5c. Full on crimping, cool route. Looked like a spooky lead
Dr Caterpillar - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/10 with Norwegians

keefe - Lead rpt - 24/Aug/10 with Tansy

Rob Pitt - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with steveE9

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/10

Felt slightly bold for a couple of moves but overall fairly steady. Hard E2 or easy E3?
Justin T - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10

Excellent climbing.
ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Cocky

adam coxsell - 2nd - 12/Jun/10 with ant

harold walmsley - 2nd β - 02/Jun/10

feilx - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with Heather

heather rogers - 2nd - 15/May/10 with Felix

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/May/10

one of my favs this year. scary, exciting and so so much fun!!
going going gone - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/10

irish paul - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/10 with Sarah Joyce

eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/09 with Ben II

ian d f - 2nd O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Pete H

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/09

Toby Dunn - 2nd - 25/Aug/09 with JulesV

lukea - 2nd - 15/Aug/09 with Nathan M

Took a long time!!!!
belay bunny turned bad - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/09 with loundsy

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 11/Aug/09

alaan - 2nd O/S - 28/Jun/09

Ian Broome - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/09 with Al

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 03/May/09 with Harry

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/09

Freakin incredible!
Kyuzo - 15/Mar/09 with Joe Prinold

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009

garburn - Lead O/S - 02/Nov/08 with Ed Westwood

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 02/Nov/08 with Steve Mayer

Ed Westwood - 2nd dog - 02/Nov/08 with Nils Amelinckx

david morse - Lead rpt - 10/Aug/08 with corns

stuc - 2nd - 10/Aug/08

morganator - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/08 with Sophie Whyte

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/08

Hidden - 2nd dog - 10/May/08

i thought this was simply brilliant! my first route in the Leap. sustained with tricky gear all the way and a sting in the tail. felt more serious than it should have done. i think this is fair at E3.
ksjs - Lead O/S - 10/May/08 with goosebump

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 05/May/08

Great route though more like E3 than E2, a couple of the 5c moves are quite far above gear.
Chad123 - Lead O/S - 07/May/07 with Emily

nathanmanc - Lead O/S - 06/May/07 with Dan M

Hidden - 2nd - 05/May/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - May/07

david morse - 2nd - 05/Apr/07 with chris todd

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/07

haydng - Lead O/S - 2007 with Rob

drysori - 2nd - 2007

GuyM - 2007

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/06

AlexRenshaw - Lead - 26/Aug/06 with Mike Dawes

Boy - 2006

Si Clapham - 2006

One of those days that doesn't happen to much! One of the most exciting routes I've done!
daniel hobbs - Aug/05

cem - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/05 with David T

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/05

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/May/05

Tim Steward - Lead - 21/May/05 with Haggis Harris

Horribly technical at the start; beautifully technical at the top.
Alan James - UKC and UKH - Lead - 20/May/05 with Gareth Hallam

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Mar/05

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

NeilGriffiths - Lead - 30/Aug/04 with Paul Morgan

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 30/May/04 with Roy Thomas

lukea - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/04 with Al

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2003

robbo157 - 2003

Hidden - Lead - 15/Sep/01

Hidden - Lead - 2000

Hidden - Lead - 11/Sep/99

John Southworth - Lead O/S - Sep/99 with Stone Elworthy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/May/99

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/98

Rich Kirby - 2nd rpt - May/98 with Paul Tanton

Hidden - Lead - 19/Apr/97

Ched - Lead O/S - 1997 with Glanfor

Hidden - Lead - 1997

Colin Edwards - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/95 with Simon Gough Brown

shoulders - 2nd - 1995 with chrisevans

whispering nic - Lead - Aug/93 with Graham Iles

steve taylor - Lead - May/93 with john boyle

ChrisJD - Lead - 07/Aug/92 with Alex

Rich Kirby - 2nd - 30/Mar/91 with Andy Mackay/Dave Taylor/Ian/PaulTanton

Rich Kirby - Lead - 13/Apr/90 with Will (S. Williamson)

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1990

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 1989 with Emily, Steve, Shaun etc

Not as good as its cracked up to be but still a good pitch
DDDD - Lead O/S - 1988 with John Baker

bullybones - Lead O/S - 1988

Hidden - 28/Apr/85

shark - Lead - 14/Apr/85 with Spud & Nick

Mark Kemball - Lead - 1983

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