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I Met a Man from Mars* 6a+

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[I Met a Man from Mars, 3 kb]14m. A good start but an unsatisfactory finish on the upper wall. Climb direct to the high ledge, passing the sloping overlap on its left. Continue above the ledge to a high lower-off. © ROCKFAX
FA. Simon Williams, C.Roberts 7.5.88. Extended finish Lee Proctor and Gareth Scott 2004 07/May/1988

Photo: I Met a Man from Mars © northerngreg
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 111 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

JP78 - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/14

deejmonkey - Lead - 05/Jun/14 with rob, Damian

Hidden - Lead rpt - 29/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14

willmurphy - Lead - 12/Apr/14

Robin Nichols - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/13

Roget - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/13 with robin

mbxcs1 - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 06/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/13

TraverseKing - Lead - 25/May/13

Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Ruth Buckberry

Hidden - 2013

saffy - Lead - 2013

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Oct/12

psborland - Lead - 02/Sep/12 with Nick

tricky section half way up through small bulge
Nick Sherring - Lead dog - 02/Sep/12 with Paul Borland

Rampikino - Lead - 20/Jun/12 with Cat

Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/12 with Preston Matt

Hidden - Lead - Jun/12

esp821 - Lead O/S - 25/May/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 23/May/12

Chubbard - Lead β - 12/Apr/12 with C Godfrey

Nice moves mid-route, choss and soil in the break dampens the experience (although more so for your belayer...)
Sam Cooke - TR O/S - 31/Mar/12 with stevetheleg

stevetheleg - TR O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Sam Cooke2

simeclimb68 - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/12

Ok, definitely pushed past my current level here. Did enjoy it but thank goodness for the tight rope!
flipthe buzzard - TR dog - 27/Nov/11

darbstar - Lead dnf - 11/Sep/11 with Andrew Robinson

nice start, last move to get to lower off is solid, definately not 6a
gamp - Lead dnf - 11/Sep/11 with mark darby

MarkCunnington - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/11 with Anna Morris

yarrow - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/11 with Rachel Takacs

luke384 - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11 with matthew lamb

Mattlamb90 - Lead β - 01/Jul/11 with Luke

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Apr/11

Luke Owens - TR O/S - 19/Mar/11 with Justin Finlay

yarrow - Lead RP - 30/Jan/11 with Dan Geh

Dan Geh - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/11

djromberg - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10

Matt Smith - TR O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Joe Premier

mikespooner - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Tom Downes

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Charlie Main

migs493 - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with RS

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/10

Andy Merrick - TR - 17/Jun/10

Hidden - 03/Jun/10

2nd climb of the day.
bazdoyle86 - TR dog - 09/May/10

Hidden - TR O/S - 09/May/10

JWB - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with Jon Gill

jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with john beardmore

danimal03 - Lead β - 27/Apr/10 with scylla750

spidey - Lead - 14/Apr/10 with chris silverstone

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 10/Apr/10

donkster - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with DaveNW

liam jay - Apr/10

Spillers - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/10 with Jake

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/10

Jakey4060 - Lead β - Mar/10 with Tom Silsbury

Very tough, felt a bit thin on feet and hands in parts.
ChesterChris - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/09

Felt hard for 6a. Which is prob why it's now 6a+
DrGav - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/09 with Dave

David Martin - AltLd O/S - 21/Aug/09 with DrGav

steven - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Brian Hull

Daymo - Lead - 18/Jun/09

A Downing - Lead rpt - 11/Jun/09 with Damian Lawson

jonny_098 - TR rpt - 05/Apr/09 with Matt Bazire

Gareth Clendinning (UBMC) - Lead O/S - 24/Jan/09 with Lee

mikeyg - Lead O/S - 24/Jan/09 with Katie Jeanes

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jan/09

Sam Simpson - Lead O/S - 2009

tunaficiency - Lead O/S - 2009

northerngreg - Lead O/S - 26/Dec/08 with Jo Lee

metal arms - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/08

spqr - Lead dog - 15/Aug/08 with Misha

smudge - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/08 with Rob

The Bad Cough - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/08 with Lee Bonner

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08

matthias13 - Lead - 30/May/08 with Dan Parker

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/May/08

Tom Eagle - Lead β - 14/May/08 with chris fox

Jamie Light - 2nd O/S - 05/May/08 with Matt

phil stubbs - May/08 with Matt Wilson

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

willson - Lead - 2008

SMc - Lead O/S - 2008 with Anne

SMc - Lead O/S - 2008 with Anne

peter myers - Lead - Aug/07

danny 7a+ - Lead - 19/Jul/07 with kev ,dave

Hidden - Lead β - 03/Jun/07

I think it was clean. I have a mind like a steel sieve. Great weekend
rawk - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/07 with Max

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

Hidden - TR - 27/Mar/07

another fun one
Jon_Warner - Lead O/S - 03/Feb/07 with Jonny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/07

fran04 - TR - 2007

NeilGriffiths - 2007 with Dave Garry

EAYL - TR - 04/Nov/06

IanD353 - Lead O/S - Oct/06 with Ailsa

a_d_tru - 2nd - 27/Jul/06 with Julie

John Marsland - Lead - 03/Jun/06 with Goi

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/06 with John Marsland

BennyBoy - Lead O/S - Jun/06 with Dylan Burgess

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/05

Carl Smethurst - Lead β - 01/May/05 with Ian Pickles, Dave Pemberton

daveayton - Lead O/S - 2005 with C Harney

Hidden - Lead - 2005

Hidden - 2nd - 02/May/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/04

Mark Riley - Lead O/S - 2003

ColinD - Lead - 1995

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Style of ascent

Lead82 of 111 (73.9%)
Followed9 of 111 (8.1%)
Toproped12 of 111 (10.8%)
Alt Leads1 of 111 (0.9%)
Unknown7 of 111 (6.3%)

'Climbed'32 of 111 (28.8%)
clean O/S57 of 111 (51.4%)
clean β7 of 111 (6.3%)
clean rpt8 of 111 (7.2%)
clean RP1 of 111 (0.9%)
dogged4 of 111 (3.6%)
dnf2 of 111 (1.8%)