12m. The warm up climb, looks hard for the grade and it is.

Balancy and technical climbing up the open corner. Itís all there, just work it out before it burns you off!

If youíre struggling then youíre not ready for what Balmshanner has to offerÖ. itís not The Shanner itís you.

Neil Shepherd 03/Jan/1989

Ticklists: North East Stars.

Samauchtrlonie 16/Oct Lead dog
with Kates
Kieran Duncan 27/Sep Lead G/U

2nd go, pretty scrappy, didn't love it but much easier once you know the beta.

with Derry
ErikAndersen 27/Sep Lead O/S
with Derry, Kieran
banhart8 26/Aug Lead
Hidden 24/Aug Lead O/S
PLM 24/Aug Lead O/S

Cool crag/route.

with Tom McGrath
sheppy 11/Aug Lead rpt
with Iain and other folk
TonyThePrawn 06/Aug Lead rpt
stuc 06/Aug Lead RP
colinmckay8 06/Aug Lead RP

First try, putting in the draws

sheppy 29/Jul Lead rpt
with Iain MacD
sheppy 21/Jul Lead rpt
with Simie
sheppy 19/Jul Lead rpt

After pulling off a loose hold last visit the remaining unstable block was more carefully removed today.

with Tim Rankin, Simie
sheppy 27/Jun Lead rpt
with Simie, diane
sheppy 17/Jun Lead rpt
with Simie
RebekahD 17/Jun Lead
with Jonny
Hidden 15/Jun Lead RP
stuart34 26/May Lead O/S
with Doug the thug, Mike Shorter
Dave Douglas 21/Sep/14 Lead rpt
sheppy 21/Sep/14 Lead rpt
sheppy 10/Sep/14 Lead rpt
with Iain MacD
jonskippy 08/Sep/14 Lead rpt
sheppy 27/Aug/14 Lead rpt

lower off tidied up.

with Iain MacD
Hidden 19/Aug/14 Lead
dswansonlow 17/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with TC
madeleine 15/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with Ry
Hidden 15/Aug/14 Lead O/S
sheppy 05/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with iain n jules
julesp 05/Aug/14 Lead rpt

Dvf hard!

with iain and neil
madeleine 30/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Phil
sheppy 30/Jul/14 Lead rpt
with Iain MacD
D.Russell 29/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Ri
Ri 29/Jul/14 Lead rpt
with Dougie
johnny_watt ?/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/May/14 Lead O/S
Sloppy Joe 13/Jul/13 Lead rpt
with Hamish
Hamfunk 13/Jul/13 Lead rpt
with Joe
TonyThePrawn 06/Jul/13 Lead rpt
stuart.a.adams 06/Jul/13 Lead rpt
with Andy, Hamish
Alastair R 01/Jul/13 Lead

First visit to the 'Shanner in 6 years. Still a burly warm up.

with Kieran K
colinmckay8 30/May/13 Lead dog

Took a rest just before the crux move, need to man up next time.

with Hamish, Joe
Hamfunk 30/May/13 Lead rpt
Sloppy Joe 25/May/13 Lead
with Stu, Hamish
Jay.Carr 25/May/13 Lead O/S
Hamfunk 25/May/13 Lead rpt
stuart.a.adams 25/May/13 Lead rpt
with Joe, Hamish
Hamfunk 22/Sep/12 Lead rpt
stuart.a.adams 22/Sep/12 Lead rpt
with Hamish
Hamfunk 11/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Keith
stuart.a.adams 04/Jun/12 Lead RP
with Keith, Andy, Hamish
gforce 08/Apr/12 Lead
with Tim
sheppy 08/Jun/11 Lead rpt
with Iain MacD
TonyThePrawn 31/May/11 Lead O/S
Hamfunk 31/May/11 Lead rpt
Hamfunk 22/May/11 Lead rpt
with Jordan, Joe, Stuart A
Stuart S 04/May/11 Lead rpt

Hadn't climbed it in 15 years, so pretty much an on-sight

Hamfunk 01/May/11 Lead RP

Second go! Pretty tough!

with Joe
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden 03/Sep/10 TR rpt
BrettB 29/Aug/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 27/Aug/10 TR dnf
Xenos 27/Aug/10 Lead rpt
bnewman 25/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Pumpy warmup for pumpy climbing.

with Tim, whistler, Ash
Hidden 24/Aug/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 22/Aug/10 TR rpt
Hidden 22/Aug/10 Lead rpt
MelH 08/Aug/10 TR dog

think I've worked out the crux but it's a reachy pumpy little bugger.... ;/

with julesp
julesp 08/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with MelH
Hidden 06/Aug/10 Lead dnf
Hidden 04/Aug/10 Lead RP
sheppy 28/Jul/10 Lead rpt
with julesp
julesp 24/Jul/10 Lead rpt
with Sheppy, Iain
sheppy 24/Jul/10 Lead rpt

Various up and down

with simon, iain n jules
Fraser 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with assorted dudes
kevg 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
julesp 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S


with Iain
Hidden 08/Jul/10 Lead dnf
Hidden 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
mark mcgowan01 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Mikey Jeans
xiangoh ?/Jul/10 Lead β
MelH 26/Jun/10 TR dog

Was meant to be a warm up for working Hell Bent. This route always feels difficult.

with A
Hidden 20/Jun/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/Jun/10 Lead rpt
James Prowse 10/Jun/10 Lead
Chalkd83 02/Jun/10 TR dog

Awkward pump

with Ash
sheppy 19/May/10 Lead rpt
with Iain MacD
andyinglis 15/May/10 Lead rpt
BrettB ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
ashknot 01/Sep/09 Lead β
with Angus, Luke
ANC 01/Sep/09 Lead β

Warm up, nice route

whistler 12/Aug/09 Lead O/S

surprisingly enjoyable

with Airwx
JLS 02/Aug/09 Lead RP

2nd go, a hard warm-up

with Pete R.
dave o 24/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Dan Richardson
BRUCESTRAC ??/2009 -
michael83 15/Aug/08 Lead RP
with Mark, Stuart
Hidden 15/Aug/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 03/Aug/08 Lead RP
s kennedy 03/Aug/08 Lead RP
with tris fox, mark mosgrove
Smelly Fox 03/Aug/08 Lead dog

Very hungover.

Dangerous Dave 03/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Tim Rankin
tom russell 12/Jun/08 Lead β
with Milky Dawg
jonskippy ?/Jun/08 Lead RP
with looter
MelH ??/2008 TR
with Rachel Hutchison
akhughes ?/May/07 Lead O/S
andyinglis 24/Mar/07 Lead RP
mshorter ??/2007 -
Kris Devlin ??/2007 -
Hidden 27/Aug/06 Lead RP
Cassidy ??/2000 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/98 Lead O/S
Stuart S 24/Jul/96 Lead RP
with John Wilson
Jon Read ?/Jun/96 Lead O/S
sheppy 03/Jan/89 Lead β

first ascent (the fire was started to keep warm!)

Dave Douglas 03/Jan/89 Lead RP

2nd ascent, after Neil's first.

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