Four Paw Drive* E3 5c
[Jon Didymus on Four Paw Drive, Fairy Cave Quarry, 2 kb]40m. P1 25m 4c. Right-hand side of the Withy Crack slab, left of the lowest tongue of rock. Scramble up choss; then boldly climb the slab to the overlap. Cross this leftwards; then go back right to belay on the middle of 3 ash saplings.
P2 15m 5c. Climb to a thin, left-rising crack and follow it (crux) to large brown pockets. Finish direct.
M Raine, R Nadin 13/Apr/2002

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This climb is in 12 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

felixizzy - TR O/S - 12/Apr/15 with shunt

Ran the pitches together. Loose rock at the top of the first pitch.
riddle - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Mike Stephenson

mikeyjbs - 2nd - 15/Jul/12 with Roger Hamilton-Smith

First pitch, to get to Hillwthy Connection.
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 25/Apr/11 with Paul R

40m. P1 25m 4c, p2 15m 5c. Crux harder than I remembered. Not 6a, though. Overall - just E3.
bpmclimb - TR rpt - 16/Apr/11 with Shunt

Hidden - Lead rpt - 19/Sep/10

arandall - 2nd O/S - 19/Sep/10 with remus knowles

Started up it but rain and hunger/thirst struck so I downclimbed but will be back. If it is E2 then it's harder than other E2s at FCQ imo
Jon Didymus - Lead dnf - 13/Aug/10 with Nick

After a much needed clean and bramble removal on abseil. E2 5c?
bpmclimb - Lead β - 09/Aug/10 with Clare

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/09 with Pete Chalis

As usual, very soft in the grade. Nice climbing though. Prob hard E2.... in fact, probably E2.... maybe hard E1.
chris sm - Lead O/S - 10/May/09 with Damien ?

KRB - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/06 with Chris Bridges

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