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tim.fairhall 16/May Lead O/S

P2 only

with Sachi
jsmcfarland 16/May 2nd O/S

P2 only. Shame the rock is so dodgy and gear basically non-existent because the moves are 3 star. Very enjoyable on second, unlikely to be fun leading! ;) Bit of a wierd one to grade, soft E2 5b due to rock/gear ?

with Tim
Allanfairfechan ??/2016 -
Pete_Frost 03/Oct/15 Lead rpt

Pitch 1 is pleasant but rambling. I pulled a block off P2 when I tried this back in 1993. This time I read the guidebook and went around the bulge (almost into Sabre Cut) rather than over the bulge - you can still see the hole where the block came from! After that the climbing up the arÍte is enjoyable.

with Chris Gardener
Chris Manasseh 28/Sep/15 2nd
with Mike Buddle
maryleese 23/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

I led the first pitch and Liam the second. Definitely a bit stiff - gear on the second pitch is pretty spaced and the climbing is a tad pumpy.

Liam Ingram 23/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

Good climbing but a bit too serious for the grade. At least a full grade harder than Cemetery Gates.

Sam Simpson 22/Jun/15 AltLd O/S
with Alex Holt, Gareth Hughes
Hidden 22/Jun/15 AltLd O/S
Dale ?/Jun/15 Lead

Only the first pitch to get to foil. Was feeling tiered. First pitch is very good. Will come back to lead top pitch

with Tim
Hidden 23/May/15 AltLd O/S
harold walmsley 09/Apr/15 AltLd O/S

Led p1. Thought p2 felt very hard for E1. Even 2nding one move felt harder than anything on 4000 at Stoney Middleton (Ff6c): hard for 5b, strenuous and not well protected so E1 seems harsh.

with Chris Calow
Hidden 22/Mar/15 AltLd
Hidden ??/2015 -
Knut 16/Nov/14 2nd

Only climbed first pitch, then traversed out.

Hidden 11/Oct/14 AltLd O/S
Ally Baba 20/Jun/14 2nd
with Gav Swinton
Luxulyan 14/May/14 AltLd O/S
with Tom Murrell
Nick Biven ??/2014 -
Hidden 25/Aug/13 2nd O/S
Lenny 02/Jun/13 AltLd O/S

1st pitch

with Phil .N
Derek Ryden 01/Jun/13 AltLd
with Mike Pycroft, Pete Johnson
tim newton 25/May/13 AltLd O/S
Misha 25/May/13 Lead O/S

A good route but it's a dangerous sandbag at E1. P2 has hard 5b moves to get to the ledge and then again to get off the ledge and in both cases the gear is too low down to prevent a nasty fall onto a ledge. A serious E2 for sure. Led P2.

uphillnow 22/May/13 2nd
DubyaJamesDubya ??/2013 -
Dan724 21/Oct/12 AltLd O/S

Led P2. Good climbing, exposed towards the end. Second pitch enjoyable but sparse gear; easy climbing but 'horn' things wobbly & didn't inspire confidence. RP's and offsets beneficial here (wish I'd had some!) to supplement the 'normal' gear which is mostly in suspect rock.

with Dan Jones, Steve Keys
Danjones 21/Oct/12 AltLd

Led 1st pitch, steady and gear ok but looks sparse from below. Second pitch steep, poorly protected and some suspect rock. Not easy with numb hands!

with Dan Hale, Steve Keys
Cardi 09/Aug/12 AltLd dnf

Led P1. Tom felt that P2 was a bit necky so finished up Dives/Better Things.

with Tom R
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
dan ely 27/Jul/11 AltLd O/S

sand bag. llanberis topo crap good hard climb

with helen
Hidden 10/Jul/11 2nd dog
selbs83 17/May/11 2nd β
Hidden ??/2011 -
Rory Shaw ??/2011 -
chris fox ??/2011 Lead O/S

Bit hairy through the crux when i dropped my set of nuts and had to sling a tiny spike !

Hidden 31/May/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/May/10 AltLd O/S
mattcyp88 15/May/10 Lead O/S

Superb. Great climbing and just about enough gear but one move that falling off is not an option.

with Rosie Wilson
Dave Rumney 24/Apr/10 Lead
with Tanya Milner
knicos 04/Oct/09 Lead

Did not finish top of second pitch, took too long.

green_bhind_da_ears 04/Oct/09 2nd dog
Hidden 04/Oct/09 2nd
Martin Lilley 04/Oct/09 Lead dog

Misread the guidebook and thought I was on Sabre Cut, lead with a long break near the top of the overhang/gorse bush!

blueroly 14/Aug/09 2nd dnf
with Oleg Makarov
beci tointen ?/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with my uncle carl
Hidden 19/Apr/09 AltLd O/S
Seymore Butt ??/2009 -
hangon 18/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Brian R
Brian Rodgers 15/Jun/08 AltLd O/S

Ken did the harder second pitch.

with Ken Tranter
Nicos 15/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with ginger ben
@ndyM@rsh@ll 07/May/08 AltLd O/S

I took the crux pitch and i took a while, first trad lead for a while.

Carly 06/May/08 AltLd O/S
with andy
Tommy G 05/May/08 Lead O/S
with Steve
Matt Vigg ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2007 AltLd
Hidden 09/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/06 AltLd O/S
Hidden 06/Aug/06 Lead O/S
Ed Booth 06/Aug/06 2nd
with remus
shoulders 26/Jul/06 Lead
Ian McNeill ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 -
ritchierich ??/2006 AltLd O/S
with Bob Dickson
joe c ook ?/Jul/04 Lead O/S
James B 21/Jun/03 -
with Phil
Hidden ??/2003 2nd
PenJD 21/Jul/02 AltLd

Lead 1st pitch

with Jon Ascroft
Mark Riley ?/Jul/02 AltLd O/S
with Stuart Greenall
Paul Boardman ??/2000 AltLd O/S
with Iain Boardman
Hidden 09/Apr/99 AltLd O/S
Martin Bennett 25/Jul/98 -
with Jerry Evans
Hidden ?/May/98 Lead
Ched ??/1998 Lead O/S
with Glanfor
WB ??/1998 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/97 Lead O/S
Duncan I ?/Apr/96 2nd
with Jamie Fisher
mattnuttall 08/Oct/94 Lead O/S
with Johanna
jamiev 30/Jun/94 Lead

pitch 2 only (the 5b, harder pitch)

with ruth snape
Hidden 23/Jun/93 Lead
Pete_Frost ??/1993 AltLd dnf

Fell off pitch 2 when a hold the size of a small asteroid came off. As I came to a halt upside down at the end of the rope I watched the offending item hit the hillside below in a big cloud of dust.

with Nick Davies
andy gittins ??/1990 -
Hidden ??/1990 Lead O/S
Paula Hamilton-Gibson ??/1989 Lead
with Bill Williamson
rob.grafton ??/1989 -
with Bruce Perry, barry maybank
Hidden 08/Apr/88 Lead
Hidden ??/1987 AltLd
Dave Musgrove 04/Sep/86 AltLd
with Jim Worthington
davemhart 18/Aug/86 Lead O/S
Sean Kelly ?/Jul/86 2nd
with Duncan Lee
Ian Clare ??/1985 -
Hidden ??/1985 -
Alan James - UKC and UKH 09/Dec/84 Lead O/S
with Rory Park
keefe 14/Apr/84 -
Nigel Bond 03/Jul/83 AltLd
with Charlie Leverton
Ian Jones ?/Jul/83 Lead O/S
with Geraldine Taylor
charlesmfrench 20/Jun/83 AltLd dog

2,L. Rested on the top pitch. I seem to remember we did it at 06:00 because the midges under the bolder where we were sleeping were so bad.

with Alan Bennett
Gordon Stainforth 19/Jun/83 AltLd O/S

I remember the last pitch being extremely good. Technical, tough 5b weaving through initial small overlaps, then a tremendous 'pat on the back' final knife-edge arete in the evening sun. Massively exposed and covered with little incut holds. Memory from 32 yrs ago.

with Robert Barton
Robmwatt ??/1982 Lead
Nic Robinson 28/Jun/81 Solo O/S

It was given HVS initially....hence the solo

GordonHart ??/1980 Lead
Hammy 27/Oct/79 AltLd
with JIm Arnold
mikej 18/Jun/79 2nd
with The Puerile Ticker
Rob Davies ?/Apr/79 Lead dnf

P1 Dives Direct Start. Backed off top wall on P2 as gear was very sparse - HVS 5a in those days. Finished up Better things.

steve L ??/1977 -
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