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15m. Up the groove just left of Heathy. Crux at the top, better than it looks and plenty gear. very lose on left hand, especially on lower half.
I. Conway 1973
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Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/14

fuzzysheep01 - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Simon

First multi-pitch! LOL
ali_g - AltLd - 14/Aug/14 with Amy Goodill

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 21/Jul/14

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

daWalt - 2nd rpt - 17/Jun/14 with serge

sergio46 - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/14 with Walter

Fiona Reid - Lead rpt - 27/May/14 with Mike

prog99 - 2nd - 27/May/14 with Fiona

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/May/14

oliverk - Lead rpt - 14/May/14 with Pam

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/14

Mark Bull - Lead rpt - 09/Apr/14 with Mike

kegless - Lead - 15/Oct/13 with Toby

alexmcmillan - Lead rpt - 18/Sep/13 with EUMC

seanhendo123 - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/13

Mark Bull - Lead rpt - 13/Aug/13 with Mike

Fiona Reid - 2nd - 31/Jul/13 with Mike

prog99 - Lead rpt - 31/Jul/13 with Fiona

Russ lead, very nicely.
mike_tamanawis - 2nd rpt - 24/Jul/13 with Andreas B, Russ Mac

A little loose but can make a nice lead.
icedink - Lead rpt - 24/Jul/13 with Andreas B, mike_tamanawis

Hidden - Lead - 11/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 09/Jul/13

Paul Symmers - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/13

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

Fiona Reid - Lead rpt - 28/May/13 with Mike

prog99 - 2nd - 28/May/13 with Fiona

Victor Ivanov - Lead O/S - 25/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/May/13

Easy and good runners until the last few moves where it gets its VS grade.
ClimbingGlen - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Teresa Torrents

Feels loose, particularly lower down, but a nice line with some interesting gear possibilities from mid-height. Seems a bit low in the grade for VS...
mike_tamanawis - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/13 with Russ Mac

icedink - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/13 with mike_tamanawis

colin8ll - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/13 with Heather

Hjbvet - 2nd - 24/Apr/13

alexmcmillan - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/13 with Matt King

mattking_109 - 2nd - 22/Apr/13 with Alex M

Loose as at the bottom. Lonely lead
MarshF - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/13 with Catrin Nichols

Awesome, much better than heathy, even if a bit loose.
catrin289 - 2nd O/S - 13/Mar/13 with MarshF

SUColdo - 2013

Harry Holmes - Solo O/S - 19/Sep/12 with EUMC

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 19/Sep/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Sep/12

David Stevens - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/12 with Matt Craig

radioshed - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/12

ARV77 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/12 with Jenny Ventham

Andy Hewison - Lead rpt - 04/Aug/12 with Neale

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/12

I really didn't want to pull too hard on anything, seemed very loose!
horsefeathers - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/12 with James

patricia - 2nd - 13/Jun/12 with Alan

crombie - Lead rpt - 13/Jun/12 with Patricia

warrygallace - 2nd - Jun/12 with BrendanO

cat22 - Lead O/S - 23/May/12 with Hamish, Mark L

gmilne - 2nd - 20/May/12 with Kaitlyn

Andy Hewison - 2nd rpt - 06/May/12 with Steve T

Andy Hewison - Lead rpt - 06/May/12 with Steve T

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/12

andybroadway - Lead rpt - 29/Mar/12 with Tim Kinnaird

Hidden - Lead - 18/Mar/12

rob16 - Lead - 18/Mar/12

Badam - Lead rpt - 12/Mar/12 with climbfan

Brian cruised this. Looking very strong. I pulled a muscle in left arm and couldn't finish the route.
climbfan - 2nd dnf - 12/Mar/12 with Brian Adams

crombie - 2nd rpt - 24/Feb/12 with Lee

Hidden - Lead rpt - 24/Feb/12

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 19/Feb/12

Badam - 2nd rpt - 19/Feb/12 with lee, Alan

crombie - Lead rpt - 19/Feb/12 with Badam, Lee

First VS, poor gear (or maybe I could't find it), run out, finished in dark, 4 wires used.
calumhd - Lead O/S - 2012 with Cameron

Mark Bull - Lead rpt - 29/Sep/11 with Mike

The Big Sender - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/11 with ally rocke

allyrocke - 2nd rpt - 28/Sep/11 with Tom Eadington

bedsforsleepypeople - 2nd - 14/Aug/11 with Jonny Pang

crombie - Lead rpt - 09/Aug/11 with Jacek

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

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

Badam - Lead rpt - 18/Jul/11 with lee

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 18/Jul/11

yehti - 2nd - 04/Jul/11 with Duncan Cullens

Hidden - Lead β - 01/Jul/11

crombie - Lead rpt - 01/Jul/11

good route
Badam - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/11 with Alan

Badam - 2nd rpt - 01/Jul/11 with lee

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/11

Lead up to the crux when it started to rain. Bailed and went left to finish.
D_Wills - Lead dnf - 22/Jun/11

Hidden - TR - 03/Jun/11

Thoms6974 - 2nd β - 27/May/11 with Reuben

Neil Mackenzie - 2nd O/S - 18/May/11 with Warren, Andy

andymoin - 2nd rpt - 18/May/11 with Neil Mackenzie, Warren

Hidden - TR - 16/May/11

Milesy - Lead - 14/May/11 with Harry

jazzyjackson - Lead - 30/Apr/11 with Ally

mwicks1968 - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/11

ewanmcdowall - 2nd - 19/Apr/11 with mwicks1968

Derek Graham - Lead - 15/Apr/11

Loads of loose rock, gave mac and andrews a fright with a decent sized plummeting rock.
kieran - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/11 with Andrews, Mac

KeithAlexander - 2nd - 03/Apr/11 with Jelle Muylle

crombie - Lead rpt - 03/Apr/11 with Luisa, Michelle

crombie - Lead rpt - 17/Mar/11 with Lee

Hidden - Lead - 2011

lisafer - 2011

keith hal - 2nd - 08/Oct/10 with Peter Berwick

Pete23 - Lead - Oct/10 with Keith Haldane

Craig Geddes - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/10 with Gemma *G*

Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 31/Aug/10 with Jeanie

daWalt - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Lisa

Hidden - Lead rpt - 18/Aug/10

Mark Bull - 2nd - 17/Aug/10 with Mike

prog99 - Lead - 04/Aug/10 with Fiona

Fiona Reid - 2nd - 04/Aug/10 with Mike

abbeywall - Lead - 04/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Aug/10

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

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 13/Jul/10

treejamie - Lead - 08/Jul/10

Pat-H - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with jjax

Stitched it full of gear at the crux (borrowed friend 4 amongst that lot) then enjoyed the sequence.
fogrock - Lead β - 03/Jul/10 with Brendan

baileyswalk - Lead β - 03/Jul/10 with Trish

The wee flake near the bottom is now seriously loose!
Fiona Reid - 2nd - 29/Jun/10 with Mike

Seems much looser at the bottom than I remember. Take care :)
prog99 - Lead - 29/Jun/10 with Fiona

rallymania - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/10 with Baldy Pete

crombie - Lead rpt - 18/May/10 with jjax, Alec

jjax - 2nd - 18/May/10 with alan

JP78 - Lead - 11/May/10

mwicks1968 - 2nd - 11/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 11/May/10

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

CharlieMack - 2nd O/S - 07/May/10 with Janey Kennedy

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

THardSevere - Lead rpt - 05/May/10 with olle

Mark Bull - Lead rpt - 05/May/10 with Mike

Even more of the climb is falling down...
Fiona Reid - 2nd rpt - 22/Apr/10 with Mike

prog99 - Lead - 22/Apr/10 with Fiona

came across 3 loose handholds on this route.
jjax - 2nd rpt - 21/Apr/10 with jason

jacobfinn - Lead - 21/Apr/10 with jjax

Super climb - bit tricky at the top - need my proper rockshoes for this sort of stuff next time!
mwicks1968 - 2nd - 20/Apr/10

Ian Jones - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/10 with Gillian Munro

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Apr/10

RebekahD - 2nd - 16/Apr/10 with Jonathon, Mum

jonnyhawkins1 - Lead - 16/Apr/10 with charlie beard

s kennedy - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/10

mastiffmat - Apr/10

THardSevere - 2nd rpt - 08/Mar/10 with jamie sparkes

JamieSparkes - Lead rpt - 08/Mar/10

Liam Ingram - Lead rpt - 03/Mar/10 with Tom HS, Liyen

THardSevere - 2nd - 03/Mar/10 with liam ingram, liyen

krasavenko - 2nd O/S - 03/Mar/10 with Liam Ingram

david reeve - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - Lead rpt - 18/Dec/09

rcammack - 2nd O/S - 12/Dec/09

allyrocke - Lead O/S - 12/Dec/09 with Robbie

JamieSparkes - Lead rpt - 13/Nov/09

Phil Jennings - 2nd O/S - 13/Nov/09 with Jamie Sparkes

squidgebob - Lead O/S - 09/Nov/09 with John BM

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 09/Nov/09

warm up
JamieSparkes - Lead rpt - 07/Nov/09 with Nico, JohnBM

Hidden - 2nd β - 07/Nov/09

thomasaneurinsmith - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/09 with John Nelson

THardSevere - TR - 29/Oct/09

Liam Ingram - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/09 with Katie Main

Ross Young - 2nd O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Kyle HWUMC

holly138 - 2nd O/S - 23/Sep/09 with Nick DW

JamieSparkes - Lead rpt - 23/Sep/09 with Andrew Latham

LittleLuka - Lead - 15/Sep/09 with Amanda

Loose and rubbishy low down to a nice reachy crux.
Roberttaylor - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Fiona Mellor

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Sep/09

gjd - 2nd - 30/Aug/09 with Mapleleaf

Finally lead this, still don't like the top moves as I'm too short..
Fiona Reid - Lead β - 25/Aug/09 with Mike, Mike Wicks

prog99 - 2nd - 25/Aug/09 with Fiona

I'd have voted this Severe if I could. Very low in the grade at VS.
mav - Lead - 13/Aug/09 with skinny John

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

oliverk - 2nd - 11/Aug/09

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/09 with Tim Clarke

Hidden - 05/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead - 04/Jul/09

BrettB - Lead O/S - Jul/09

hubereini - 2nd - 19/Jun/09 with will and barbara

Loaded below the crux with gear before realising there was a nice easy way up.
Redjesta - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/09 with Reini Huber and Barbara Duncen

kdlauder - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/09 with Andy Galbraith

Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 11/Jun/09 with Jeanie

oliverk - Lead - 03/Jun/09

Ahhhh - very loose at the start. Great fun climbing at the top though!
SianR - Lead - 28/May/09 with Cora

thomasaneurinsmith - Lead O/S - 28/May/09 with Jason King

Fiona Reid - 2nd - 12/May/09 with Mike

Classic climb, would love to lead next time. Nice finish!
Redjesta - 2nd O/S - 12/May/09 with Peter Entwistle

prog99 - Lead - 12/May/09 with Fiona

Moving up the grades for this evening
rallymania - 2nd O/S - 07/May/09 with Nev

JiveWeasel - 2nd - 02/May/09 with Mrs Weasel

JonnyCrimper - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with pete

Mooseman - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Scott

Mrs Weasel - Lead - 02/May/09 with JiveWeasel

mhmiller - Lead - 02/May/09 with scott hewitt

Thoms6974 - 2nd O/S - 13/Apr/09 with Florian

Hidden - Lead - 10/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Apr/09

jacobfinn - Lead rpt - 02/Apr/09 with Alec

crombie - Lead rpt - 31/Mar/09 with Jacobfinn, jjax

jjax - 2nd - 31/Mar/09 with alan

jacobfinn - 2nd rpt - 31/Mar/09 with Alan

bit loose!
lightbeam - 2nd O/S - 12/Mar/09 with Keith Falkingham

Pretty loose stuff. Quite a good line but not as enjoyable when rocks are moving around beside you
pete87abs - 2nd O/S - 10/Mar/09 with Richard Clarke

oh so loose at start, wont be repeating.
rclarke - Lead O/S - 10/Mar/09 with pete87abs

marcushorgan - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/09 with Lena Brune

Hidden - Lead O/S - Feb/09

Scott_vzr - 2009

iansm - TR - 2009 with Alec

dubious rock
rob askew - 2nd O/S - 21/Oct/08 with john procter

Going for a headtorch climb at Rosyth quarry, what a silly idea...
JdotP - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/08 with Rob Askew

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/08

JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 14/Oct/08 with Dave Spencer

Snap - 2nd rpt - 23/Sep/08 with Matt

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Sep/08

crombie - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/08 with jjax

jjax - 2nd - 18/Sep/08 with alan

Snap - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/08 with Matt

yehti - Lead - 04/Sep/08 with Stuart Irvin

smollett - Lead - Sep/08 with sam

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Aug/08

melville18 - Lead O/S - Aug/08 with claire melville

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/08

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Jul/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/08

borntoclimb - Jul/08

Fiona Reid - 2nd rpt - 23/Jun/08 with Mike

prog99 - Lead - 23/Jun/08 with Fiona

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jun/08

mhowie - 2nd O/S - 22/May/08 with Niall

Hidden - Lead - 07/May/08

Hidden - 30/Apr/08

Lots of gear, a nice easy tick for VS. Seconded this route previously (24/4/96).
JiveWeasel - Lead rpt - 30/Apr/08 with Flexibility Boy

leighncsontos - Lead - 09/Mar/08 with R0bbie

mauchie - TR - 05/Mar/08 with Self Belay

jess - Lead O/S - 2008 with whitey

MCL - Lead - 2008

breithorn4164 - Lead - 01/Oct/07 with Paul

Some interesting loose bits!
Fiona Reid - 2nd - 11/Sep/07 with Mike, Ewan

prog99 - Lead - 11/Sep/07 with Fiona

Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 28/Aug/07 with Jeanie

Hidden - Lead - 17/Aug/07

Stewart B - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/07 with Lee Andrews

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jul/07

LittleLuka - 2nd - 10/Jul/07 with Euan

gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - 21/May/07 with Jones

seems straightforward all the way, good VS.
gambit247 - Lead O/S - 20/May/07 with Ben Sajdecki

Hidden - Lead - 26/Apr/07

akhughes - Lead - 2007

pocketsarah - TR - 2007

Hidden - 2007

calumalien - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/06 with chris de burg

Neil Mackenzie - 2nd - 16/Jul/06 with Tim

1st VS lead, bricking it!
beegsyboy - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/06 with Eccie

lazybones - Lead O/S - 25/May/06 with Chris Playford

andymoin - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/06 with Russel Barbour

Hidden - 2006

CurlyStevo - Lead - 2006

andybroadway - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/05 with Tim Kinnaird

jazzyjackson - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/05 with Tully

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead rpt - 07/May/05 with Helen

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead rpt - 21/Apr/05 with Lucy

alan moore - 2005

Chris Davids - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/04 with Bethan

Hidden - Lead - Sep/04

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead rpt - 22/Jun/04 with Ian S

barney_edin - 02/Jun/04

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead rpt - 22/Jul/03 with Lucy

Hidden - Lead - Aug/02

BRUCESTRAC - 2001

220bpm - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/00 with Snowboarder

snowboarder - 2nd - 01/Aug/00 with Mark

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2000

Hidden - Lead - 17/Oct/99

Scottish78 - 01/Jun/98

Lord of Starkness - 1994

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Voting
Total votes cast 99
hard HVS0 of 34
HVS0 of 34
easy HVS0 of 34
hard VS0 of 34
VS21 of 34
easy VS8 of 34
hard HS3 of 34
HS2 of 34
easy HS0 of 34
hard 4c0 of 33
4c0 of 33
easy 4c1 of 33
hard 4b4 of 33
4b24 of 33
easy 4b4 of 33
hard 4a0 of 33
4a0 of 33
easy 4a0 of 33
3 Stars1 of 32
2 Stars5 of 32
1 Star23 of 32
0 Stars3 of 32
Bag of .....0 of 32
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 275 (0.7%)
Lead158 of 275 (57.5%)
Followed94 of 275 (34.2%)
Toproped6 of 275 (2.2%)
Alt Leads1 of 275 (0.4%)
Unknown14 of 275 (5.1%)

'Climbed'106 of 275 (38.5%)
clean O/S101 of 275 (36.7%)
clean β6 of 275 (2.2%)
clean rpt60 of 275 (21.8%)
dnf2 of 275 (0.7%)