With the tide up and Jason on a hideous hanging belay. Rested on the crux - I was more in survival mode than clean ticking modeStone Muppet - Lead dog - 07/Sep/14 with jg
Awesome climb with first fall on gear. Nothing popped but belayer was slow on the uptake
5210Hill - Lead dog - 06/Sep/14
Hidden - 2nd - 02/Sep/14
ian d f - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/14 with Pete H
Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/14
RKirke - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Alex T, Edward Hastrop
Definitely 3 stars, surely??? Juggy pumpfest with less gear than you'd imagine, or at least more annoying to place, some nice big cams would probably help. A few wobbly blocks that I have been told have been there for ages but were a bit of a concern.
Stroppy - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Alex Thomson, Roger Kirke
First time since "the big bounce". still felt pumpy on second. Good lead from ed.
Alex the Alex - 2nd - 24/Aug/14 with Ed, Rog
mjkilburn - 2nd - 24/Aug/14
enjoyable except the start when the engine was warming up
chris wyatt - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/14 with rich
wolf.leeb - 2nd O/S - 16/Aug/14 with hosey
Nice warm-up in the rain...
Duncan Campbell - UKC - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/14 with GuyVG
GuyVG - 2nd O/S - 13/Aug/14 with duncan campbell
Hidden - Lead β - 30/Jul/14
gg4419 - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/14 with Nick Stephens
nickstephens - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/14 with Gareth Greeves
Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/14
Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jul/14
Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jul/14
Hidden - 03/Jul/14
tim newton - 2nd O/S - 02/Jul/14 with jon stewart
Ran out of quickdraws at the niche and had extra gear lowered to me. Take plenty of medium and big cams!
Oh, and I was pretty pumped, fortunately there are some good rests to be had
francois - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/14 with David coley, Chawn
TommityP - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14
EmilyElouise - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/14
Pippa - 2nd rpt - 15/Jun/14 with Jamie Thornley
mountain_jay - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/14 with Pippa Froggatt
Did this after Misery Goat and was feeling pump up the final crackline
Mr Tickle - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14 with RusseyB
Sarah Black - Lead O/S - 31/May/14 with Paul Black
Not too bad if you keep moving.
CurlyStevo - 2nd - 30/May/14 with CraggyJohn
Great route, and not fit enough :-( I shall return!
clipskipper - AltLd dog - 17/May/14 with Curly Stevo
great route, I found it very strenuous and had to really want it. The initial section was wet and then greasy so got unexpectedly pumped quickly
alastairbegley - Lead O/S - 16/May/14 with Julia Begley
Luxulyan - Lead O/S - 05/May/14 with Tim
Sophie Nunn - 2nd rpt - 03/May/14 with Tim .
Matthew Robinson - Lead - 02/May/14 with Ed
Really enjoyable worth a trip
dmannion - Lead - May/14
Hidden - Lead dog - May/14
kingholmesy - Lead O/S - 2014 with Colin
Neil - Lead O/S - 2014
mike mo - 2014
Hidden - Lead β - 2014
supersouthward - 2014 with Alex moore
Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/13
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Oct/13
ian caton - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/13 with Abi
Hidden - 2nd - 22/Sep/13
AlexD - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/13 with Ed
Done this before
PaulTanton - Lead rpt - 29/Aug/13 with Bruce Woodley
Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/13
Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/13
Hidden - 2nd - 12/Aug/13
Jenny Seaborne - 2nd β - 08/Aug/13
hms - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Jenny
Tom Livingstone - 2nd β - 08/Aug/13 with Dan Lane
Didn't find this too hard, maybe I'm just going well? Jugs all the way!
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Tom Livingstone
Tala M - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/13 with Mike Brookes
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/13
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Jul/13
Just keeps on coming at you. Great climbing in a great location.
Dilwat - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/13 with Tom M
enjoyable though sustained climbing,requiring a bit of everything in technique and hold usage
whiteexplorer - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/13 with Dilwat
Definitely one of my favorite leads to date. A real adventurous traverse, finishing on a solid crack line.
R2B - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13 with Justin
Hidden - Lead - 28/Jun/13
Hidden - 2nd - 28/Jun/13
Dave Searle - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13
Luke Dawson - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13
Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/13
Finally managed this clean with no rests, after I finished the Smirk. Must be getting fitter.
Joel Perkin - 2nd O/S - 18/May/13
Hidden - Lead - 18/May/13
alexjz - 2nd rpt - 05/May/13 with Jon Ayrton
robgixer - Lead O/S - May/13
Had to sit on the rope to wiggle out a walked cam, cool route.
Ed morris - 2nd - 28/Apr/13 with Colin
stuart34 - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13 with t moore
demarcation86 - 2nd dog - 27/Apr/13 with Stu Piolet
Brilliant weather, first bit of outdoor climbing of the year.
alexjz - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with John Zalewski
mike lawrence? - Lead - 13/Apr/13 with FatRob
Cold fingers and a low beach made the start particularly difficult today.
Mark Kemball - Lead - 03/Mar/13 with Lee Bartrop
Gunned it for the top only to fall, inverted, 25ft back down the wall... Mostly bruised ego... On the plus side i got to climb half of the smirk.
Alex the Alex - Lead dog - Feb/13
ejected - 2013
cymjt - 2013
kim.mulji - Lead dnf - 21/Oct/12 with Ian Cramman
Mark Kemball - Lead - 14/Oct/12 with Nic Dill
Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/12
Rob84 - 2nd O/S - 07/Sep/12 with Ben Wolstenholme, Rob Adie
Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/12
Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/12
belay bunny turned bad - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/12 with loundsy
Excellent, surprisingly steep on the upper wall, well worth 3 stars.
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/12 with Becky E
Becky E - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/12 with Graeme Hammond
Hidden - Lead rpt - 30/Jul/12
rustaldo - 2nd rpt - 29/Jul/12 with Lewis
Lewis Stewart - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12
burto - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/12 with tom powell, jerome
Jenny Crook - Lead - 24/Jul/12 with Rob Patchett
Excellent. The traverse is steady but a couple of moves up from the end of it seemed quite stiff.
crispycodd - 2nd O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Stephen Venables
Hidden - Lead β - 15/Jul/12
Awesome. Super jugginess of the best kind. One move that is about 5a, the rest is about 4c?
James Oswald - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/12 with Jon Stewart
The fall was due to me braking off one of the best holds on the route. Sorry
Hinchrn - 2nd dog - 26/Jun/12 with Matt Rust
Quite a steady and soft E1. Lots of gear and holds. Conditions were damp which made things a little tricky early on. Great natural line, great steep territory and quite straightforward climbing! E1 5a ***
rustaldo - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/12 with Tom Hinch
Hidden - 2nd - 25/Jun/12
Spearos - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/12 with Mike
Well protected, JUG Fest until last section. Be very careful at the niche, BIG loose block. Big block also came off ha,lf way along the break.
El3ctroFuzz - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/12 with George Coiley
timdi - Lead - Jun/12
Hidden - Lead rpt - 30/May/12
Climbed much better than the last time. Flew up, smoothly. Loved it!
Joel Perkin - 2nd O/S - 13/May/12 with Simon Hammond
Bristoldave - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with Cusco
misterb - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with cherry, justin
Ceridwen - Lead O/S - 06/May/12
Nexonen - 2nd O/S - 06/May/12 with Phil, Ceri
Hidden - Lead dog - 02/May/12
Second time with Joel Perkin. Only 3 rests this time. Physically at my limit but mentally fine. Hoping for less rests next time.
email@example.com - Lead dog - May/12
Hidden - 2nd - 12/Apr/12
Hidden - 2nd - 07/Apr/12
Extremely strenuous climbing. Quality climbing throughout, and bomber protection. Really good quality rock aswell.
Joel Perkin - 2nd dog - 01/Apr/12
Hidden - TR - 24/Mar/12
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/12
Mr Powly - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12 with Hertha
tom.e - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12 with Claire
adie84 - 2012
Hidden - Lead - 13/Nov/11
mark schramm - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11
nroyal - AltLd O/S - 15/Oct/11
chris ebbutt - Lead - 15/Oct/11 with Nick
Lyndsay Superclimber - 2nd O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Mark S
Jim Malo - 2nd O/S - 16/Sep/11 with Stu
Adam Booth - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/11 with Ed Booth
Ed Booth - 2nd O/S - 16/Sep/11
GuyM - Lead O/S - Sep/11 with will
soph - 2nd - Sep/11 with Helena Robinson
Matthew Robinson - Lead - 31/Aug/11 with Gala
mark20 - Lead rpt - 30/Aug/11
CRiddiford - 2nd rpt - 30/Aug/11 with Mark
Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/11
dan gibson - 2nd rpt - 30/Aug/11 with michael porter
JRae - Lead - 29/Aug/11 with M Watson
mark20 - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/11
waited ages, lovely to be back and able to jump on this.
CRiddiford - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11 with Mark
mad dash out of exeter and up the a30, topped out as the sun was just licking the horizon. splendid.
w.pettet-smith - Lead - 23/Aug/11 with jon
wi11 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/11 with Rob G
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11 with Emma Hawkins
Fran S8 - 2nd - 08/Aug/11 with john nightingale
Hidden - Lead - 05/Aug/11
annetweddell - Lead - 02/Aug/11 with Jeff
tatz45 - Lead O/S - Aug/11 with Katy Vose
Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/11
Hidden - 2nd - 21/Jul/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/11
quiffhanger - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/11
Total jug fest with a couple of tricky moves at the end of a traverse. Super well protected as well. Fantastic
dj_brigham05 - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11 with Rob Tyler, Pete Abernethy
tyler836 - 2nd dog - 29/Jun/11 with Peter Abernethy, David Brigham
So good! Probs easier if you can jam.
thomasadixon - 2nd rpt - 26/Jun/11 with Mike
No pump, but some scary wobbly blocks on the crux
Jon_Warner - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Tom
tskelhon - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/11
jonnie3430 - Lead O/S - 27/May/11 with Carol
Carol Goodall - 2nd - 27/May/11 with Jonnie Williams
Ross Barnes - Lead O/S - 22/May/11 with Mal, Neil A
Neil Adams - 2nd O/S - 22/May/11 with mal_meech, Ross B
Hidden - 2nd β - 22/May/11
Spacetourist - Lead O/S - May/11 with Rosea
Rosea Day - 2nd β - May/11
Nick Wallis - Lead - May/11 with Laura
Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/11
liamoloughlin - 2nd - 24/Apr/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11
victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/11 with crossdressingrodney
Arm failure. Would make 2 great HVS pitches, but strung together it was a little too much for my poor arms all in one go.
crossdressingrodney - Lead dog - 23/Apr/11 with victim of mathematics
Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/11
Andrew1 - 2nd - 22/Apr/11 with Hulda
Hidden - Lead - 18/Apr/11
Jessie Rushbrooke - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/11
landskip - Lead - Apr/11 with Tall Paul
landskip - 2nd - Apr/11 with Tall Paul
JeromeT - Lead O/S - Mar/11 with Matt L
Tom Seccombe - Lead rpt - 08/Jan/11 with tim exley
tim exley - 2nd O/S - 08/Jan/11 with Tom Secombe
Rory Shaw - 2011
mwatson - 2011
tobydunford - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/10
Hidden - Lead dog - 16/Oct/10
Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10
Really enjoyed this. Big holds nice traversing and didn't have to worry about getting pumped. Finally got to use some of the traversing skills I endlessly 'practise' at the wall.
monsteratt - 2nd O/S - 10/Oct/10 with Andrew Abraham
Pumped out of my tiny mind, rested then fell on the crux like a tool.
Tom Last - Lead dnf - 06/Oct/10 with rich mayfield
Seconded Rich after I cocked it up.
Tom Last - 2nd - 06/Oct/10 with rich mayfield
chris j - 2nd - 25/Sep/10 with Doug
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 15/Sep/10
bring a double set of cams up to camalot 3, including small ones!
david morse - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/10 with chris todd
Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/10 with Floris
arandall - 2nd O/S - 02/Sep/10 with remus knowles
Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/10
Tom Seccombe - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/10 with Stu Bradbury
feilx - Lead rpt - 28/Aug/10 with Heather
Jugs and footholds everywhere, only about 2 tricky moves at the end. Soft for the grade we thought. Good though.
Si dH - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/10 with Neil Furniss
Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/10
Very good except for the big loose blocks at the end of the break. Improving holds??
thomasadixon - 2nd O/S - 05/Aug/10
Ran out of energy and cams first try, so lowered off then managed it second attempt. Top section felt steep and holds are not as good as the guidebook suggests... Found it really tough, hardest thing I've led in ages, so very happy to get it!
BeccaSnowden - Lead RP - 05/Aug/10 with Tom
Hidden - 2nd - 31/Jul/10
Phil PBC - 31/Jul/10 with henry castle
Hidden - 28/Jul/10
Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/10
Great route, VS traverse with a steep HVS finish. Lots of gear.
philhilo - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with misha
Great line striking across the cliff. Comfortable lead from Phil, including taking photos from half way along the traverse. The final vertical section really steps up a gear or two for a few moves but still fairly easy for E1.
Misha - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10 with Phil
Led after Gary had a go. Gary put the runners in for the first half for me so pretty easy on the arms.
Bobby Gilbert - Lead O/S - 02/May/10 with Gary Burgess
tom169 - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Pawel
raku - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Tom Mulier
Reeges - 2nd β - 23/Jan/10 with Nick Saunders
Hidden - Lead dog - 23/Jan/10
Andrew Abraham - Lead O/S - 2010 with Clement Attwood
+ 2nd with AlexD: 20 Sep 2013
Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Mike Hawkins
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 26/Sep/09
Luke Brooks - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/09
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/09
climbingpixie - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/09 with Andy Hobson
dave657 - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/09 with paul b and mike
irish paul - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/09 with Dave R + Mike D
Pumpy, got scared.
Chris_barr - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/09 with Mike
Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/09
Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/09
Dave Rumney - Lead - 12/Jul/09 with Tanya Milner
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/09
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/09
Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/09
simon kimber - Lead O/S - 23/May/09 with Hamish Rowe
Mike W - Lead O/S - May/09
Made me smile :)
sebrider - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/09 with Eugene
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/09
Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/09
sara n - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/08 with Neville Contractor
Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/08
AJH - 2nd dog - 19/Jul/08 with Crispin
Classic E1, quite full value for the grade with bold start, pumpy traverse and tricky steep section past some very loose blocks....grat fun though!
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/08 with Emily
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/08
eley1 - Lead - 01/Apr/08 with graham
Matt Vigg - 2008
andrea83 - 2nd - 2008 with Vojta
Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/07
Man I shat my pants on this! Totally ballsed up the start, got massively pumped and had to downclimb and before starting again. Head wasn't really in it any more and ended up resting three times during the route. Shame cos it was great!
mrtom - Lead dog - 26/Aug/07 with Roger HSmith
Hidden - 2nd - 04/Aug/07
a real must, made my ass twitch like a rabbit's nose and that was from belaying.
riddle - 2nd - Aug/07 with Tom Elliot
dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Dave Moir
Marti999 - 2nd - 07/Jun/07 with Rich White
Fat Tim - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/07 with Nick Ingram
Steep crux once you're nicely pumped. Bring lots of extenders and mid-cams. Don't be surprised by the wobbly hold near the end.
Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/07 with Simon Denison
Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/07
Hidden - 2nd - 13/Apr/07
Hidden - 2nd - Apr/07
During intermitedly wild weather- pumpy!
alaan - 2nd O/S - 18/Mar/07 with Aly
Rob Kennard - 2007
ecowaller - 2007
Hidden - 2nd - 2007
Hidden - 2007
richiebongo - Lead O/S - 2007 with Tanya Scully
Hidden - Lead RP - Nov/06
Hidden - Lead - 13/Aug/06
Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/06
Hidden - AltLd O/S - Aug/06
Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Jul/06
quality climbing good intro too the crag. easier than it looks. is this the best crag in the world.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/06 with pat mcbride
chris j - 2nd rpt - 12/Jul/06 with Ben Bradford
feilx - 2nd - 17/Jun/06 with Crazy Tom
amazing first climb of the day. really good when you suddenly go up and it gets steep.
beanfingers - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/06 with felix
chris j - Lead rpt - 14/Jun/06 with Ben Bradford
Baking hot, sweaty, mouth felt like a desert at the end...
chris j - Lead dog - 09/Jun/06 with Ben Bradford
jimdanson - 2nd O/S - 28/May/06 with Mike Adams
The Pylon King - Lead O/S - 12/May/06 with Ady Short
cem - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/06 with Graham Dolman
Hidden - Lead dog - 13/Feb/06
Bern - 2006
Hidden - 2nd - 2006
eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/05 with Sinbad
Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - Sep/05 with David
Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/05
westaway - Lead O/S - 2005
tuftynick - Lead O/S - 2005
_m.cox_ - Lead O/S - 2005 with Adam Mulholland
Okecroak - 2nd - 06/Dec/04
Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/04
furry - 2nd - Jun/04 with Neil
Boxy - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/03 with Mick
PaulTanton - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/02 with Dave Taylor
bullybones - 2002
Billg - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/00 with Roy Ruddle
Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/00
dan gibson - Lead O/S - Apr/00 with helen gibson
goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/00 with Roy Thomas
Richard White - Lead O/S - 2000 with John Southworth
Tim M - 2000
also 2nd Brian 3/98
andy_pemberton - Lead - 2000
nickdonohue - Lead - 30/Aug/99 with Ashley Hold
lowersharpnose - Lead β - 20/Sep/98 with tombawimba
Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - Aug/98 with Robin
Hidden - Lead O/S - 1998
Hidden - 1998
chris sm - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/97 with Duncan DS
Hidden - 2nd - 03/Aug/97
Roget - Solo rpt - 16/Jun/97
John Southworth - Lead - May/97
kp64zl - 2nd - Mar/97 with David Pickford
colin milton - Lead dog - 25/May/96 with eric milton
Roget - Lead O/S - 06/May/96
Hidden - Solo - 1996
Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead - 03/Jul/95 with Emmy McCowen
ChrisJD - Lead - 06/May/95 with LukeS
Andy Say - Lead - 30/Apr/94
Hidden - Lead - 1994
Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/93 with KM
kp64zl - 2nd - Oct/92 with Jason M
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/91
Does what it says on the tin ! Save something for the last few steep moves !!
rogerskews - 27/May/91 with Bryn Roberts
kp64zl - 2nd - May/91 with Paul
Hidden - 1991
Derek Ryden - Lead O/S - 1991 with Slim
Mark Kemball - Lead - 1990 with Alison Dorey
Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/87
charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 1987
Nigel Coe - 2nd - 1987 with Gordon Jenkin
Hidden - 1986
Hidden - 2nd - 10/Aug/78