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Face, Arete and Wall Climb* VD

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This climb is in 79 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/13

Commando - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/13 with Shelley Rhodes, Sam Crab

theomoore - Solo O/S - 18/Jun/13

Mrabey - 2nd O/S - 25/May/13

lizard-16-07 - 2nd O/S - 04/May/13 with Katie McKay

First move impossible!
K Mckay - Lead - 04/May/13 with Liz

SteveM - Solo - 13/Apr/13

SteveM - Lead - 11/Nov/12 with Kat

kitkat78 - 2nd - 11/Nov/12 with SteveM

Started on lead, bottled it and went round the back to set up first runner, started again from the bottom. Very awkward start, trying to place gear blind in a flared crack. HS 4b?
sarah hawker - Lead - 11/Nov/12 with bob

first bit felt hard for VDiff
ralphio - Lead - 20/Oct/12 with Victoria Phillips

fatbuoybazza - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/12

morsy - Lead - 08/Sep/12 with peter berwick

barryp08 - Lead - 01/Aug/12

First solo really enjoyed it
barryp08 - Solo - 01/Aug/12

ebf - Solo O/S - 06/May/12

popov86 - Lead - 01/Apr/12

GrandmaOfShoes - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Sam Cartright

cem - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/12

mikestr555 - Lead - 11/Mar/12

aussie ray - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12

top 2 parts only
99bolivar - TR O/S - 09/Nov/11 with Peter Chadwick

spitfirerick - 2nd - Sep/11

mikestr555 - Lead - 29/Aug/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Aug/11

timbo58 - TR - Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Nov/10

Hidden - Lead - 09/Oct/10

TRFrost - Solo O/S - 18/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead dnf - 18/Sep/10

To make this V Diff you need to start round to the left. But the rest of the route is severe anyway. Unless you have a good selection of small to medium cams this will be a solo. But it's quite an enjoyable route.
Rog Wilko - Lead - 12/Sep/10 with Debbie Wilkinson

Ben ski - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Ken

Nigel Bond - Lead - 04/Sep/10 with Stuart Bond

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jul/10

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/10

SteWatkins - Apr/10

Really nasty start, went round the side instead. Probably didn't do the correct route, but it felt much harder than VD
Joe Miller - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/09 with James Dixon-Gough

I tried to follow the line in the Rockfax topo, but this wasn't VDiff so maybe it's wrong. The initial face would have been at least 4c I think, but I backed off and went up by the arete. The middle section was OK but probably 4a/b. And the final wall was 4b/c. Given that it's effectively a solo I'd have thought a grade like HS 4a or even VS 4b was more appropriate - but the lack of any other comments leads me to think I didn't take the easiest line!
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Peri

agree with simon - no way is this vd, and poorly protected as well.
pebbles - 2nd - 02/Aug/09

johniebriggs - Solo - Jul/09

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/09

essentially a solo
Mattyk - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Jo

betamonkey - Lead O/S - 06/May/09 with Dave Wynne

David Wynne - 2nd - 06/May/09 with Rob Nelson

Bennykr - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/09 with Huw

reinschgm - 2nd O/S - 26/Apr/09 with Warren

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/09

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead - Aug/08 with Jenny Watson

Hidden - Solo - 20/May/07

Mark Stitson (ULGMC) - Lead - 27/Jan/07 with Amy Hawes

nigelw - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/06

andrewbooth1000 - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/06 with Keira

ellentaylor - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/06 with Jesse

Hidden - Lead - 22/Apr/06

Hidden - Lead - 16/Apr/06

Bennykr - Lead O/S - 2006 with Jill and Dad

Anna Horrox - 2nd - 28/Aug/05 with Clive Greenwood

clive-greenwood - Lead - 28/Aug/05 with Anna

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Jun/05

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Jul/04

leighjepson - Lead - May/04 with Tim Watkins

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Jun/03

Hidden - Solo - 27/Mar/99

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 15/Aug/98 with Paul Kitchingman

Ugh
rachm2004 - 2nd - 09/May/98 with Simon B

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 12/Aug/97

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 25/Jun/96 with Chris

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/94 with Chris

Hammy - Solo - 08/Mar/92

andy@ark - Solo - Aug/91

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/90

craig h - Solo O/S - 1989

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 26/Nov/88

99bolivar - Lead O/S - 1984

hazeysunshine - Lead O/S - 1984

Nic Robinson - 1982

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 01/Aug/71 with Keith Butler, Andy Wild

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Style of ascent

Soloed25 of 79 (31.6%)
Lead36 of 79 (45.6%)
Followed14 of 79 (17.7%)
Toproped2 of 79 (2.5%)
Unknown2 of 79 (2.5%)

'Climbed'42 of 79 (53.2%)
clean O/S34 of 79 (43.0%)
clean rpt2 of 79 (2.5%)
dnf1 of 79 (1.3%)