Very reachy, could not reach crux hold. Ended up laybacking through it.
Matt_Ivory - 2nd dog - 19/Sep/15 with Dexter W
Dexter JW - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/15 with Matt Ivory
steve_gibbs - Lead rpt - 18/Jul/15 with Pauline Picchio
Rested at crux. Gear looked quite good but wasn't seating well, so rested to sort it out... Pumpy!
Chris Sansum - Lead dog - 18/Jul/15 with Jon, Ruth White
Sophie Nunn - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/15 with Martin
Hidden - Lead - 10/Jun/15
Hidden - 2nd dnf - 10/Jun/15
Slick - 2nd - 10/May/15 with Kevin Vans-Colina
emdawes - Lead β - 22/Apr/15 with alex shaw
steve_gibbs - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/15 with Max Coney
Fell just after surmounting the crux. Really annoyed. One to go back to.
Legs - Lead dog - 15/Mar/15
Hidden - Lead - Mar/15
as much of a struggle as I remember it being but some solid ish finger locks!
Stanners - TR rpt - 15/Feb/15 with Mark Davis
Urgles - TR rpt - 15/Feb/15 with Stanners
Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/14
Good fun, tough though.
Stuart William - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/14 with Pleb
steve-grigg - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14 with David Maddison
maddy92 - 2nd - 27/Jul/14
Definitely hard for 5a but very protectable if you can hang on!
Nick Russell - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/14 with Emily
Found this hard but fun, pretty pleased I managed to stay on it. Did have to abandon one nut for retrieval on the way down as I couldn't stay put long enough to get it out.
Emily - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/14 with Nick
Ian Stirrups - 2nd - 29/Jun/14 with Trevor Lewis
Very pumpy but a great route.
felixizzy - Lead O/S - 26/May/14 with Nick
nicknicely - 2nd dnf - 26/May/14 with felix
Hidden - 2nd - 25/May/14
Surprisingly steep an packs a punch.
fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 25/May/14 with Jonesy, AnnB
Hidden - TR O/S - 19/May/14
richiebongo - 2nd O/S - 17/May/14 with Jon Didymus
I did try it once 22 years ago so not strictly an o/s. Good clean crack all over too quickly
Jon Didymus - Lead O/S - 17/May/14 with Rich
badgerjockey - 2nd O/S - 11/May/14 with Pete
Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/14
Jim Malo - Lead dnf - 09/Mar/14 with Mark
James Jackson - 2014
Short, good and strenuous.
pheotleyr - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/13 with Trystan
Extremely hard crack climbing, finger jam skills needed.
George Frisby - 2nd β - 07/Sep/13
Pumpy to say the least, spent ages going up and down and placing gear. Felt like committing to the crack was the crux, but the finger jams were solid all the way up.
zcsharp - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/13 with George Frisby
kirsten - 2nd - 14/Jul/13 with Brian
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 14/Jul/13 with Ben Crook, Greg Clarke, Kirsten
gregclarke - 2nd - 14/Jul/13 with Brian
catty_9 - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/13 with Steve Gibbs
steve_gibbs - Lead dog - 19/Jun/13 with Catherine Johns
Steve Bartle - TR - 26/May/13
Luke Davies - Lead - 05/May/13
Gibbo - Lead - 03/May/13 with Ollie Keynes
becoming-stranger - Lead O/S - 01/May/13 with Beth Mc
beth_may - 2nd - 01/May/13 with Will Pope
Fell off May/07 - took a while to come back! Good pumpy little route.
thomasadixon - Lead RP - 07/Oct/12 with Becca
First trad lead in 8 months ish and due to being an idiot, thought I was on Esgaroth. Nice gentle route to break back in.....fell from the top bit of the crack but got back on and finished it. Not bad for the first one in a while!
joeurwin - Lead dog - 10/Aug/12 with Laura, Sam Robinson
Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/12
1 fall then got it clean, solid jams all the way!
HarryB - Lead RP - 04/Jun/12 with Tom
Blimey, bit sustained and pumpy.
crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 11/May/12 with wurzelinzummerset
Had to rest on rope again, before tackling the crack.
wurzelinzummerset - 2nd dog - 11/May/12 with Oliver
Had to have a rest on the rope.
wurzelinzummerset - 2nd dog - 06/May/12 with Lee
Short and physical but with good gear in the main crack (although needed some composure to place it).
Big Lee - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with Alan
lazzaw - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/12 with Jonathan Cook
ape1980 - TR RP - 08/Apr/12 with Jason
jon_ridley - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/12 with Paul Poudevigne-Durance, Mungo Nash
Cornish Cream - Lead - 24/Mar/12
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/12
Hidden - 2nd dog - 24/Mar/12
Hidden - 2nd β - 20/Mar/12
Tougher than I remembered. Not a great choice of warm up. really.
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 20/Mar/12 with Helen S
pembrokeshirecaver - 2nd O/S - 10/Mar/12 with John Bennetts
mattshort - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/11 with Phil Porter, Alan Murray
Hidden - TR O/S - 23/Oct/11
Dave89 - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/11 with Laura
Luke led the severe next to this, Kylie seconded and removed the gear and I top roped this.
mullermn - TR O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Luke Vincent, Kylie Richards
cbeard - TR O/S - 15/Oct/11
beetleb00 - Lead dog - 02/Aug/11
benkelsey - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/11 with Chris Kelsey
will909 - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/11
chrism225 - Lead O/S - 20/May/11 with tom
Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/May/11
timstyles - 2nd rpt - 13/May/11 with Huw Howells
Jack R-N - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11
hard, was boiling hot and sweaty, pumpy to place the gear. good route and easily worth a star
stvredmond - Lead - 23/Apr/11 with Dave Frost
Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11
JPGR - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/11
wildrover220 - Lead dog - 13/Mar/11 with Niall Lusby
Clay C - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/11 with Louise
LouiseP - 2nd dog - 04/Mar/11 with Clay
31770 - 2011
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 07/Nov/10 with Clare
RobbieT - 2nd dog - 18/Oct/10
Found placing gear to be brutal... too pumped to hang about. Good route though.
sweenyt - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/10 with UBMC
Sweet climb, crux was hard going but really enjoyable.
Stanners - 2nd O/S - 19/Sep/10
Good route the crux is just placing gear, the climbing itself is actually OK!
(Note very pumpy)
Quarryboy - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/10 with Rob Stanfield
Hidden - Lead dog - 13/Aug/10
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 27/Jun/10 with Clare
AlexD - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/10 with Ryan
Chris Parsons - TR dog - 10/Jun/10 with Lee Dyer
Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10
Chris Parsons - TR dnf - 27/May/10
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 26/Apr/10 with Clare
trev_f - Lead - 16/Apr/10 with Mick Ward
tommytuffa - 2nd O/S - 06/Apr/10 with tomar
Short but sweet, I did it with just 1 cam n.3. It's basically a three-moves-climb.
Tomar - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/10 with "Brosky"
paul1234 - TR - 17/Mar/10
bonelessivar - Lead dog - 2010
Got the Bastard! First time I did this I got really pumped on the crux and fell after I'd got through it:( This time was okay though - just have to work out the right sequence!
Ewan Richards - Lead rpt - 17/Oct/09 with Piotr
deklan - 2nd - 19/Sep/09 with julie
Matt Bennett - Solo O/S - 23/Aug/09
Hidden - 2nd - 15/Jul/09
Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/09
Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/09
Superb route, physical and technical.
Humpty Dangler - 2nd - 29/May/09 with Jordan Lane
GeorgeArmstrong - Lead O/S - 09/May/09 with Heather Loosemore
deklan - Lead - 08/May/09 with dad
gjchurch - TR RP - 07/May/09 with Paul
jon bradley - 2nd O/S - 03/May/09 with Huw Howells
timstyles - 2nd β - 03/May/09 with Huw Howells, Jon Bradley
Hidden - Lead dog - 21/Apr/09
deklan - Lead - 16/Mar/09 with luke
ian d f - Lead O/S - Mar/09 with Pete B, Mark
markfromstoke - 2nd - 2009
phildavies84 - TR - 25/Oct/08
Hidden - TR O/S - 25/Oct/08
Dr Caterpillar - TR O/S - 11/Oct/08 with UBMC
MagnusL - Lead dnf - 11/Oct/08 with A gaggle of people
MagnusL - 2nd RP - 11/Oct/08 with A gaggle of people
chockstone - Lead O/S - Oct/08 with Karl Stockham
luke13 - 2nd RP - Jul/08 with Dec
upontop - TR - 17/Jun/08 with Chris
Merlin - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08 with Alex Elliot
Jesse Dufton - Lead - 09/Apr/08 with James Turner
This climb is turning into my nemesis!
maresia - Lead dog - 30/Mar/08 with Iain Afshar
Dale - Lead O/S - Mar/08
Hard to place gear
SGD - Lead - Mar/08 with Dale
django - 2nd β - 17/Feb/08 with pete
Hidden - TR - 26/Jan/08
Hidden - TR - 26/Jan/08
Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008
Al Franks - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/07 with Sam Howell
Alasdair88 - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/07 with George cave, Sam Howell
KarlH - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Tom Hales
ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/07 with Nikki
Hidden - 2nd - 11/Aug/07
Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/07
Matt Tranter - Aug/07
Jen79 - TR dnf - Aug/07 with Matt Tranter
gfoster - 31/Jul/07 with Tim Holloway
Harder than it looks.
jonny5 - Lead dog - 30/Jul/07 with James Wasiak
paultaylor - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/07 with Pops
Did it clean this time. Still found it hard work, though.
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 30/Apr/07 with Clare
Steeper and tougher than it looks from the ground
maresia - Lead dog - 25/Mar/07 with Duncan McNair
gimmer - 2007
Bristoldave - Lead rpt - 29/Oct/06 with Doug Hamilton
Surprisingly hard - did not finish
bpmclimb - Lead dog - 12/Jul/06 with Clare
Paul Robertson - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/06 with Ben Friedland
Hidden - TR - 29/Apr/06
Fat Tim - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/06 with James Wright
Was tough at VS and a classic sandbag!
beardy mike - Lead RP - 2006 with Miserable Chris
Tamlyn - Lead O/S - 2006
oldmanrivers - Lead - 2006
Hidden - 2005
Hidden - Lead rpt - Oct/04
Laramadness - 2nd β - 28/May/04
JamieAyres - 2nd O/S - May/04 with Nick Ingram
Hidden - Lead dog - May/04
Urgles - Lead O/S - 2004
Hardest VS I've ever done (I think it's been upgraded now)
Lev - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/03 with Claire Durant
al99 - Lead O/S - Oct/03 with Alex Wainwright
guy xavier percival - Lead O/S - 04/May/03 with rod
rapidrich - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/01 with Katie
James Moyle - 2nd - 01/May/01
cornishben - Lead O/S - 2000
T ny - 1999
pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 1997
ericinbristol - Lead O/S - Jun/96 with Tom F
jim_randell - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/94 with RL
NeilGriffiths - Solo - 17/Oct/93 with jackie
Jon Didymus - Lead dog - 01/Nov/92
ChrisJD - Lead - 21/Sep/91