ZigZag Double Direct*** E2 5c
[ZigZag double direct crux, 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: 100 Aberdeen North East Classics!, Scottish 3 and 4 star multi-pitch routes.

Photo: ZigZag double direct crux © hwackerhage
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This climb is in 47 logbooks, and on 12 wishlists.

Hidden - AltLd - 12/Jul/15

Me p1, Hana p2. First E2, psyched! But only because Gary Latter's topo is wrong and I thought this was the HVS!!! Climbed to the crux roof and got pumped so lowered off, had a rest and then went for it. Smashing!
mishabruml - Lead G/U - 12/Jul/15 with Hana Kin

Uisdean hawthorn - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/15 with Guy Steven

Hidden - Lead - 15/Apr/14

Rankers - Lead - 2014

StuMsg - 2nd - 03/Aug/13

On Ben's stag weekend. Led p.1. Harder than expected. A bit damp in the upper corner.
bnewman - AltLd O/S - 03/Aug/13 with danimal88

Uisdean hawthorn - 21/Jul/13

Thoms6974 - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Uisdean

Tubs - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/13 with Alan S, Callan

mshorter - Lead - 09/Jun/12 with ry

Dougie Harvey - AltLd O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Neil Adams

Really good, low in the grade
Neil Adams - AltLd - 31/Mar/12 with Dougie Harvey

samwillo - Lead - 26/Mar/12 with Tom Jeldon

Hidden - Lead - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/11

Hidden - AltLd - 31/May/11

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Mike

Lasma - 2nd O/S - 16/Apr/11 with Lukas Solanka

Great route, the roof is fantastic!
sebrider - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Murdo

BrettB - 2nd - May/10

Getting pretty cold but a nice route to finish with...
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 04/Oct/09 with Rik and Humble

A superb climb. If the rock was nicer it would merit ***.
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09 with Dan Whaley

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Sep/09

Paulww - AltLd rpt - 05/Jul/09 with John

jored - AltLd - Jul/09 with paul

hwackerhage - AltLd rpt - 20/Jun/09 with Robin

I lead the first pitch and fell on the crux.
R0bbie - AltLd dog - 20/Jun/09 with Henning


Fun route, first pitch is pretty pumpy, second has short sharp crux, so both equally hard. Low in grade...
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 28/Jun/08 with Emily

Paulww - AltLd - 07/Jun/08 with hwackerhage

whistler - Lead O/S - 31/May/08 with Dangerous Dave

Hidden - AltLd - 24/May/08

hwackerhage - AltLd - 24/May/08 with Brian Duthie

Led the 5c pitch
hwackerhage - 07/May/08 with Paul WW

gforce - AltLd - 03/May/08 with Pete Slayer

Dangerous Dave - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/07 with Wheatbag

1st pitch of direct, then second of double
dave o - AltLd O/S - 10/Jun/06 with Mike Burr

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/May/05

Brian McC - Lead - 2005 with Brian Duthie

Dave Kerr - Lead - 06/Jul/02 with Simon Reid

graeme gatherer - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/99

D Tempest - Lead - 11/Jul/98

greenroom - 1998

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 1997

Bruce Kerr - AltLd - 05/Jun/93 with George MacIntyre

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
jonskippy, benclimbing, Ropeboy, oliverk, Neil Mackenzie, web10steelj, franksnb, BWoodward, Ian Jones, ashknot, andymoin

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