Diamond Back** HVS 5a
[Reiff in better-than-perfect Easter nick., 4 kb]Boulder the initial wall to a ledge. Climb another wall to another ledge. Step right into the diamond shaped groove and follow this to the top.

Photo: Reiff in better-than-perfect Easter nick. © Photo: Robert Durran
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 54 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

A great route, worth ** but definitely E1 5b.
Alastair R - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/15 with Dangerous Dave

stuart34 - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/15 with roopoo

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/15

mshorter - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/14 with erika

Took a while to muster the courage to go in to the Diamond, but once established in there it was great. Nice route!
Hugh Simons - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/14 with Adam Harris

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Aug/14

james1978 - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/14 with pam

Lone Rider - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/14 with Asty Taylor

andyinglis - 2nd - 15/Jun/14 with neil adams

Andy Moles - 2nd - 27/May/14 with Calum

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/14

Hidden - 2nd - 17/May/14

redjerry - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/13 with Robert Duran

Harry Holmes - 2nd O/S - 30/May/13 with Aliastar Rocke

allyrocke - Lead O/S - 30/May/13 with Harry Holmes

Hidden - 2nd - 18/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/May/13

Fran Sgr - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/13 with Sam W, Jay C

Jay C - 2nd O/S - 25/Mar/13 with Fran S

samwillo - Lead - 25/Feb/13 with Peter Herd

peter.herd - 2nd - 24/Feb/13 with Sam Williams

Gordon Lacey - Lead - Sep/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 18/Aug/12

Tricky and reachy.
Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Lieutenant-Commander Eddie Cole, Brigadier Sir Roger Benton

Callum T - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/12 with Kyle Flegg, Marcus Peabody, Archie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/12

Hidden - 03/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - Jun/12

gforce - Lead - 28/Apr/12 with Dave C

Captain Solo - Lead - 24/Mar/12 with Brian

sophiecb - 2nd - 23/Jul/11 with Scooter

MarcusP - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/11 with Louise

Dougie Harvey - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Mina

rested on gear. must get out more
sparbus - Lead - 31/Oct/10 with dave porter

freudy_love - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with Mike Lee

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

benkelsey - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/10

Hardcore Pat - Lead O/S - 14/May/10 with Chris Vanderz

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/09

Pete Graham - 2nd - Apr/09 with Malcolm Scott

BRUCESTRAC - 2009

Ross Kirkland - Lead O/S - 2009

Hard in the grade for HVS. Worth 3 stars.
Richard_Lowe - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/08 with James Woodley

Very tough for HVS - more like E1 5b I think - especially compared to Street Surfer!
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 27/May/07 with James Humble and Sam

dave o - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/06 with Jon Yearsley

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 10/Sep/05 with Robert Durran, Alan Smith

catt - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/04 with Hardin

French Erick - 2nd - Jul/04 with Severine

Awkward.
William Robertson - 2nd O/S - 2003 with Steve Wilson

Jon Read - Lead O/S - Jun/96 with Ian Ransome

Hidden - Lead - 1990

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Voting
Total votes cast 52
hard E10 of 20
E11 of 20
easy E114 of 20
hard HVS4 of 20
HVS1 of 20
easy HVS0 of 20
hard VS0 of 20
VS0 of 20
easy VS0 of 20
hard 5b0 of 18
5b0 of 18
easy 5b10 of 18
hard 5a3 of 18
5a5 of 18
easy 5a0 of 18
hard 4c0 of 18
4c0 of 18
easy 4c0 of 18
3 Stars6 of 14
2 Stars7 of 14
1 Star1 of 14
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