Back to the Egg* E2 5c

Rockfax Description
12m. Start up Devil's Edge but move right and make extended reaches up and right to a poor bridged rest and a steep finish. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 40 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

chris smith - Lead dog - 16/Jun/15 with Malcolm watson

Fell on this last year. Glad to get it today. It was starting to drizzle so raced up it! About the quickest I've ever climbed a route I think!
climberchristy - Lead G/U - 02/May/15 with Ben Cole

Bats in the crack
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 07/Jun/14 with Chris Down

Spooner2709 - 26/Apr/14

Spooner2709 - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/14

jazzyjackson - 2nd - 18/Apr/14 with stuart

Well protected with nice moves and good rests. Felt low in the grade.
stugreen75 - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Jase

Did all the moves and slipped on the rest! Doh! Great well protected route
odox - 2nd dog - 16/Nov/13 with Sam Webb

Real battle, had to down climb to jugs to shake out, but then went for it and made it.
salix - Lead O/S - 12/May/13 with Amy

Rested after the crux on the slab :-(
AGoodi - 2nd dog - 12/May/13 with William Roper

Adamski1986 - 2nd O/S - 01/Apr/13 with Richard Gage

Tim Rodgers - 2nd - 15/Sep/12 with David Forster

Quite pumpy on the traverse then failed to make the high reach and rain stopped play.
Adrianw - 2nd dnf - 30/Jun/12 with Neil Morbey

barni - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/12 with Ami

Natalie feather - 2nd - 2012

PiotrB - Lead rpt - 02/Jul/11

TomAnderson11 - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/11

Scottish78 - 2011

y2keable - TR dog - 05/Sep/10

the real dave - Lead β - 04/Jun/10 with Karl Wood

j0shwyatt000 - 2nd - 01/Jun/10

scott gibson - 2010

Went direct - pumpy, slopey and sandy. E3 5b?
Dave Warburton - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/09 with Alain (LUUMC)

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09

Sandy and a bit pumpy but nice moves all in all...
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 25/Apr/09 with Kiwi Steve

quite bold till gear at half height, then powered to the top - feels more overhanging than it actually is!
Woodiee - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/09 with Sam Trefgarne

powerful and sandy, but still good fun.
Trefo - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/09 with mav

Claire Taylor - 2nd dog - 06/Apr/09 with Dan Waters

Hidden - Lead rpt - 06/Apr/09

Ground-up after falling last time.
Andy Moles - Lead G/U - 22/Feb/09 with Burton

dj_brigham05 - 2nd O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Jonnie Williams

jonnie3430 - Lead - 09/Feb/08 with Dave B

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Aug/07

Russell Lovett - Lead - 12/Nov/06 with alan taylor

gypsy3006 - Lead - 2000

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 1997 with Sean Smith

greenroom - Lead O/S - 1996

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/95 with KM

whispering nic - Solo - Mar/94

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 20/Feb/88 with Perric Crellin

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
FraserMcClennan, MightyStew, odox

Total votes cast 38
hard E30 of 14
E30 of 14
easy E30 of 14
hard E23 of 14
E29 of 14
easy E20 of 14
hard E12 of 14
E10 of 14
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6a0 of 13
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hard 5c1 of 13
5c8 of 13
easy 5c2 of 13
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easy 5b0 of 13
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