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Recess Route VD

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A fairly indistinct line between the recess and Holly Tree Groove.
J. Proom 1960
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This climb is in 140 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

scottbecker - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/14 with Nathan Porteaus

sas - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/14 with John A

David Woods - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/14

fieldworktutor - Lead - 31/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/14

Roberttaylor - Solo O/S - 18/May/14

Mapleleaf - Lead - 19/Apr/14 with Jim Hall

eve29 - 2nd - 15/Apr/14 with Andy

alistairmontgomery - 2014

Minimal pro in bottom section of climb
Bob1984 - 2nd - 15/Jul/13 with Ian Johnston

not much gear in bottom section
warrygallace - Lead - Jul/13 with Ali Alien, BrendanO

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/13

jjax - Lead rpt - 27/Apr/13 with Louise

mike reed - Solo - 22/Sep/12 with eve and brendan

Yourlead - 2nd - 05/Sep/12 with Graham Penny

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/12

sergio46 - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/12 with Walter

difficult to protect.
daWalt - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/12 with serge, Lisa

Didn't enjoy. Quite a lot of gear but not a lot of bomber gear. Lots of pine needles on holds. Won't be doing it again.
glaramara - Lead - 01/Apr/12 with james

Hidden - TR O/S - 29/Mar/12

Harder than your average VD.
Pete23 - Lead - 10/Mar/12 with Gary McCaulay

Gary Macaulay - 2nd - 10/Mar/12 with Peter Berwick

Yourlead - 2nd - 04/Mar/12 with Raymond Simpson, Graham Penny

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/11

taff raymond - 2nd - 31/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jun/11

neil9216 - Lead - 05/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jun/11

Not much protection on this.
CyberTaff - 2nd O/S - May/11 with Nigel, Simon and Lucy

melville18 - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11 with claire melville

CarlB - 2nd O/S - 28/Mar/11

andrewkeith - Lead - 27/Mar/11 with johnkeith

Good lead by Andrew as the protection is fairly well spaced.
johnkeith - 2nd - 27/Mar/11 with Andrew Keith

Scottish78 - 2011

Mike Hatherly - Lead β - 2011 with Carl Bramham

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/10

MelH - 2nd - 24/Jun/10 with SonyaD

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/10

Hidden - AltLd dog - 09/Jun/10

tanglefairy - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/10 with Mike, John

tanglemonster - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/10 with John, Chris

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/10

CurlyStevo - Lead - Jun/10

rusty_nails - Lead - 22/May/10 with Ellis Lawrence

I thought this was very difficult...more like a Severe with very little protection 1/3 of way up!!!
Koon - Lead O/S - 14/May/10 with Alison Higham, John Higham

jonskippy - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/10 with Brett

Sneaky first trad of the season - and really enjoyable too!
guyscott - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/10 with Dave Morris

Bleedingknuckles - 2nd O/S - 11/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2010

Not a bad wee climb. Usual lack of protection at Dunkeld.
jacobfinn - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Ian, Alan

crombie - 2nd - 13/Sep/09 with Jacobfinn

DundeeDave - Lead rpt - 30/Aug/09 with Ewan Gourlay

AndrewShanks - 2nd β - 09/Aug/09 with Richard Pow

Captain Solo - Solo - 09/Aug/09

telemarker - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Clare Houlker

ged123 - Lead RP - Jul/09

smooth easy lead by jon
cashley - 2nd - 14/Jun/09 with jon

Nevis_Ben - Lead - 17/May/09

lizzbeee - Lead - 03/May/09 with Peter Reynolds

Peter Reynolds - 2nd - 03/May/09 with lizzbeee

ellis1 - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/09 with rusty_nails

rusty_nails - 2nd rpt - 24/Apr/09 with Ellis Lawrence

glassford - 2nd - Apr/09 with cashley

robmack - Lead O/S - Mar/09

BRUCESTRAC - Lead - 2009 with Chris Cracknell,Various

This is a pretty poor line.
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 30/Nov/08 with walter Robison, Claire Newlands, Iain Kinnell and Mikael Simmonsen

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 30/Nov/08 with walter Robison, Claire Newlands, Iain Kinnell and Mikael Simmonsen

Sim_Sim - 2nd O/S - 30/Nov/08 with Ian Jones, Walter Robison, Claire Newlands, Iain Kinnell

absolutebeginner - 2nd - 16/Oct/08 with paul

cogg13 - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/08 with dave laird

ellis1 - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/08 with rusty_nails

rusty_nails - 2nd rpt - 23/Jul/08 with Ellis Lawrence

rossml21 - 2nd RP - 20/Jul/08 with Ryan Glass

gjd - 2nd - 20/Jul/08 with emily

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Jul/08

rusty_nails - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/08 with Phil Hudson

gordon henderson - 2nd - 08/May/08 with Chris

crisaitken - Lead - 08/May/08 with gordonhend

roryifinlay - AltLd O/S - May/08 with Richard Howitt

fritz_in_aotearoa - 2008

Murray Freq - Lead O/S - 2008

TrollJester - Lead O/S - 2008 with done many routes umteen times some solo

Hidden - 2008

jess - Lead O/S - 2008 with martin

oliverk - 2nd - 07/Sep/07

Ly-Cilph - 2nd O/S - 08/Apr/07 with Chris N

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead - 01/Apr/07 with Jenny

steve.aisthorpe - Lead O/S - 2007 with myles plant

Hidden - Solo - 2007

alan wilson - 2007

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead - 27/Aug/06 with Lucy

lewisgeddes - 2nd - Aug/06 with Glenmore

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/06

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Apr/06

Hidden - Lead - 12/Apr/06

frecro - 2nd - 2006

the abmmc - 2nd - 2006 with Karl Rowe

fall-line - 2nd O/S - 14/Jul/05

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jul/05

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/05 with Lucy

Tenko - 08/Aug/04

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead rpt - 18/Jul/04 with Andy W

barney_edin - 30/May/04

Batty - Lead - 07/Oct/03

samwelli - Lead - 16/Feb/03 with Phil Wood

Yourlead - Lead - 14/Jul/02 with Euan Murray

Hidden - Lead - Jul/02

Yourlead - AltLd - 16/May/02 with Graham Penny

JiveWeasel - 2nd - 23/Jun/01 with Flexibility Boy, Mrs Weasel

Yourlead - 2nd - 21/Apr/01 with Raymond Simpson

Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - Mar/01 with Iain F

dangates - Lead - 2001 with Ian Hutchinson

graeme gatherer - 2000

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/99

Tarquin - 1999

Tarquin - 1999

Tarquin - 2nd - 1998

BobbyMotherwell - 1998

auld al - Solo O/S - Aug/97

Yourlead - Solo - 27/Apr/97

Yourlead - Lead - 12/Jun/96

Yourlead - Lead - 04/Jul/93 with Paul Fletcher

Yourlead - Lead - 26/Jun/91 with Stuart Johnston

Yourlead - Lead - 10/Jul/90 with Ian McNiel

Yourlead - 2nd - Aug/86 with Philip Harnden

Yourlead - 2nd - Jun/86 with Philip Harnden

rossn - AltLd O/S - Jun/85 with John Fitzpatrick

johnkeith - 1985 with G. Callander

amcleish - 1984

don.husband - 1969

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Voting
Total votes cast 32
hard HVD0 of 18
HVD0 of 18
easy HVD6 of 18
hard VD9 of 18
VD3 of 18
easy VD0 of 18
hard HD0 of 18
HD0 of 18
easy HD0 of 18
3 Stars0 of 14
2 Stars3 of 14
1 Star9 of 14
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Style of ascent

Soloed8 of 140 (5.7%)
Lead57 of 140 (40.7%)
Followed54 of 140 (38.6%)
Toproped1 of 140 (0.7%)
Alt Leads5 of 140 (3.6%)
Unknown15 of 140 (10.7%)

'Climbed'76 of 140 (54.3%)
clean O/S52 of 140 (37.1%)
clean β2 of 140 (1.4%)
clean rpt7 of 140 (5.0%)
clean RP2 of 140 (1.4%)
dogged1 of 140 (0.7%)