Any Which Way*** E2 5b
[Any Which Way, Trevor, 2 kb]17m.

Rockfax Description
17m. A mini-classic that climbs the line of thin rightward-leaning cracks up the tallest section of the wall. Move up to the wide break and pull onto the wall next to a good small wire placement. The thin cracks give sustained climbing all the way, with good protection. Photo page 118. © ROCKFAX

FA. Stuart Cathcart, Malcolm Cameron 11.6.79 11/Jun/1979

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Photo: Any Which Way, Trevor © caradoc
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This climb is in 96 logbooks, and on 12 wishlists.

Bodiggo - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/15

Bodiggo - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/15

Didn't realise I had done this before. Wet with a lot of run-off, made a lot of the holds and placements tricky but good fun all the same
anguskille - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/15 with Jim Kelly

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/15

Not a 3 star route in any way!
Rob Pitt - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/15 with Owen Davies

Jack2222 - 2015

Hidden - Lead dnf - 13/Sep/14

Radical-G - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/14

cem - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14 with Will Grayson

Don't really know why this is a 3 star route it's not really very good climbing. Well protected and there aren't really any hard moves it just gets really pumpy near the top!
Jack93 - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/14 with Charlie Low

an ok route but never worth 3 stars!climbed in the wind and rain!
jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/14 with Geoff Hannis, rosie hawker

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/14

tash - 2nd - 15/Jun/14 with ali k

HumphreyJ20 - TR RP - 12/Jun/14 with Ross Millar

Valentino - TR RP - 12/Jun/14 with Jay

Hidden - Lead dog - 18/May/14

Jaysquared69 - 2nd - 18/May/14 with Olly P

Wet in the breaks and slimey all over the place. Very pleased to have got to the top given the condition!
Thinker01 - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/13 with Becster

Hidden - Lead RP - 08/Sep/13

Hidden - TR O/S - 07/Sep/13

Mike W - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/13

Phil Blue - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/13

jamesgodwin64 - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13 with John Cooper

Maxim2023 - Lead O/S - Jul/13 with Kate Tarrant

kate tarrant - 2nd β - Jul/13

Came close just ran out of steam, I blame it on the heat:-)
wazzalad20 - Lead dog - Jul/13 with anna henshaw

Mark Grist - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with Paula lockett

wazzalad20 - 2nd rpt - 2013

Hinchrn - 2nd dog - 14/Oct/12 with Matt Rust

great phot in the guidebook, route sadly was abit wet and rubbly. just doesn't climb as well as it looks.. E1/E2 5b **
rustaldo - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/12 with Tom Hinch

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12

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

trants1 - 2nd dog - 20/Mar/12 with deklan

deklan - Lead dog - 20/Mar/12 with chris

Sustained and pumpy but all there.
Owain Llewelyn - Lead - 16/Mar/12 with Dad

Hidden - TR RP - 15/Jan/12

Fran S8 - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with john nightingale

Hidden - 2nd dog - 10/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - 04/Aug/11

rockjedi - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/11 with Marjorie Azcarate, Ryan Buckley, Sara Williams

Chriswallis2 - Lead rpt - 27/Jul/11 with Jim MEC

mksmith35 - TR O/S - 10/Jul/11 with Chris Wolf

tompilgrem - 2nd - 02/Jul/11 with Matt Harle

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 02/May/11 with Pete

Got my ass handed to me by this. Just enough big holds to hang about for absolutely bloody ages getting pumped, scared and generally making a total dogs dinner of things. Was followed by pathetic shaking, a migraine and a nap.
jkarran - Lead - 02/May/11 with Pete

After Chris walked up it... may have had a tightish rope.
petellis - 2nd O/S - 02/May/11 with Rock and Dole

thetradlad - 2nd O/S - 18/Mar/11 with Laurence Everitt

Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/11 with Jake Lodge

Chuffed to get this clean and with a minimum of fuss. Well protected, sustained and quite pumpy. Really enjoyable and very clean/dry even after it pissed down with rain last night.
lrandall - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/11 with Dave Anderson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10

simeclimb68 - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/10 with Dylan Burgess

got some work to do on technique haha
treeminkies - TR - 28/Apr/10 with allan and neil

cliff jones - Lead - 2010

Bex_M - 2nd dog - 11/Oct/09 with Barra

tmawer - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/09 with chris king

Overated. Thought the grade was spot on.
richardr - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/09

Not brilliant as it was very grubby.
chris sm - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/09 with Pippa Froggatt

wet and dirty
fennerz - Lead - 28/Jun/09 with Hairdresser Dave

Knoxy - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/09 with Andy Hemsted

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09

JWB - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/09 with Mark Anstey

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/09 with Dave, Steve

feilx - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/09 with Heather

odox - 2nd O/S - 2009 with Andy Birtwistle

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/08

willson - TR - Jun/08 with Phil Stubbs

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Oct/07

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/07 with Guy Buckingham

easy up to break, the rest can be quite exhasting
anguskille - TR O/S - 30/Sep/07 with Tom Fenwick

Great climb - A little dirty at the top
SGD - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Claire Duffield

pumpy top end E1 though i thought
Dale - Lead O/S - Sep/07 with johny

Good all the way to the top.
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/07 with Clio

Clee - 2nd dog - 27/Aug/07 with Steve

nige - 2nd - 05/May/07 with mark hounslea

Hidden - 2007

derico - Lead O/S - Oct/06 with Jack and Chris

Hidden - Lead dog - 04/Sep/06

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Nov/05

cornishben - Lead O/S - Nov/05 with Haggis Harris

Mark Riley - Lead O/S - May/05

daveayton - Lead O/S - 2005 with C Harney

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2002

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/00

Hidden - Lead - 2000

smudge - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/97 with Rob

Hidden - 1997

Roget - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/94 with jon

Stoney Boy - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/94 with Bob Marks

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/May/94

whispering nic - Lead O/S - Jul/93 with torquil

Hidden - Lead - 1987

wynaptomos - TR - Jul/84

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