Close to the Edge** E1 5b

Rockfax Description
12m. An exciting route with good varied climbing. Follow Intensity to the first overhang then traverse left beneath this, TR, to reach a v-shaped groove, pull into the groove and continue to the top. © ROCKFAX

FA. P Stott, M Frith 26.5.74 26/May/1974
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This climb is in 36 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/15

Easy enough (those jugs!) and with great gear. Fun!
Stanners - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/15 with Giles

Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 04/Jul/15 with Robert Durran (aka 'Big Bob')

Hidden - 2015

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Sep/13

lost.arrow - Lead - 19/Jun/13

Lenny - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/13 with Phil .N

sgl0jd - Lead - 31/May/13

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 06/May/13

Hidden - TR O/S - 10/Nov/12

Hidden - TR O/S - 10/Nov/12

david morse - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/12 with tlmarjot

tlmarjot - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/12 with Dave Morse

Hidden - Lead - 10/Mar/12

Faffed alot before commiting to the powerful crux which is well protected and leads to good good holds and gear (thank GOD!). Nice climbing altho theres a distinct lack of footholds when you really want them. Worth seeking out.
lrandall - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11 with Travis

thread easy to thread
caradoc - Lead - 24/Oct/10 with john b

jon clayton - Lead - 05/Oct/10 with sasha

Hidden - 18/Jul/10

spidey - Lead - 03/Jul/10 with paul ukc

Fell off 3 months early and came back to it with Mike to get it clean
Laurence Everitt - Lead RP - 20/May/10 with Harry Thorpe, Mike Gadd

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/May/10

willson - 2nd - 17/May/10 with ben

Harry Thorpe - 2nd O/S - 13/Feb/10 with Laurence Everitt

Adam Booth - Lead dnf - 23/Apr/09 with Vish

climbing_wiggy - 2nd dog - 27/Sep/08 with JC

metal arms - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd dog - 06/Jun/07

jepotherepo - 16/Apr/07 with gary thomas

Clean lead after cleanly seconding Gary
Mark A Humphries - Lead β - 22/Jul/06 with gary wood

Hidden - Lead - 04/Jul/06

Mark Riley - Lead O/S - Jun/05

lost.arrow - 07/Apr/02

smudge - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/96 with Rob

D Tempest - Lead - 04/Jun/94 with Rick

michael burrows - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/88 with steve williams

wynaptomos - Lead O/S - Jul/84

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
spalice, ColinD

Total votes cast 22
hard E20 of 7
E20 of 7
easy E21 of 7
hard E12 of 7
E14 of 7
easy E10 of 7
hard HVS0 of 7
HVS0 of 7
easy HVS0 of 7
hard 5c0 of 7
5c0 of 7
easy 5c1 of 7
hard 5b1 of 7
5b5 of 7
easy 5b0 of 7
hard 5a0 of 7
5a0 of 7
easy 5a0 of 7
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2 Stars6 of 8
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