Was HVS 5b. Now straightened and bolted.

G Jenkin 2004

felixizzy 26/Sep Lead RP
with Mike
kenneM 26/Sep Lead β
with Felix
Cheese Monkey 24/Sep Lead O/S


with Ian M
steve_gibbs 20/Sep Lead O/S
with Graham McGrath
megamonkeyman 18/Aug Lead O/S

6b in guide. Hvs 5b are you joking!! I feel sorry for the traddies! Commitment and perseverance required.

with jason
felixizzy 15/Aug Lead dog

fell by the bulge.

with Mike
Josh Hadley 09/Aug Lead O/S
chris85 ?/Aug Lead O/S
max_dickens 18/Jul Lead dog

one rest on the onsight. ill be back!

with andy
druss 18/Jul Lead RP
poeter210 18/Jul Lead dog
EllieWoods 11/Jul TR O/S
with pete belfield
chrisdevon 12/Jun TR RP
with Will (Hotrock)
Roget 06/Jun Lead O/S
with robin
mossrug 30/May TR RP
with Rob
Jim Brooke 26/May Lead O/S
with DanielW
Greg Jones 24/May Lead O/S

Did with a little drizzle. Has a lovely flow. Went easier than anything else.

with Cathy
Nick Russell 20/May Lead O/S

A bit of polish on this one. Still got fun moves though.

with Emily
Emily 20/May 2nd dog

Just for fun - it did have some interesting moves. Not one I would want to try and lead.

with Nick
Hidden 12/Apr Lead RP
sideshow84 06/Apr Lead RP

slipped on 1st attempt, went fine 2nd go

Sphinx121 05/Apr Lead dog
EmilyAshworth 05/Apr TR dog
Chloe ?/Mar Lead dog
with Arran
ArrMcC ??/2015 Lead β

Get your roller skates on.

marconi 07/Dec/14 Lead O/S
with Rosie
vertigo 11/Oct/14 Lead RP

Nice climbing spoilt by polish. Foot slip cost the OS.

with Josef
Caspian Johnson 03/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Tor
RichyBOYY 24/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Miriam
Hidden 16/Sep/14 Lead RP
raymondlinklater 10/Sep/14 Lead dog
with Jack Ford
Deary65 09/Sep/14 Lead rpt

Pumpy start. Standing rest at 2nd bolt. Choose holds wisely over bulge. Balancy from there.

with Alex
JP78 06/Sep/14 TR
Oddjob 25/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Rosie
Hidden 06/Jul/14 -
philipbwilliams 06/Jul/14 TR
Neil Rigiani 03/Jul/14 TR dog
with Eliot Vanstone, Jamie Vanstone
paul reah 02/Jul/14 Lead dog

quite possibly the most polished route ive ever tried! and a few loose bits, finished but wont rush back to it!!

Hidden 29/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Dan Hostford 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S
chrisscutt 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Not sure how this climb got a star!

with ant, oly
ollie_e 22/Jun/14 Lead β

A polished mess of a route, short and just not worth it at all. Avoid at all cost.

Deary65 15/Jun/14 Lead RP

Hard getting off the ground

with Andrew
TomJ 08/Jun/14 Lead β
with TomT, DanC, Alex
Hidden 08/Jun/14 Lead β
badgerjockey ?/Jun/14 Lead dog
with Pete
Hidden 18/May/14 Lead O/S
Bristoldave 06/May/14 Lead O/S
with Dawlish
elliptic 15/Mar/14 Lead
with Stewart
Alex Winter 08/Mar/14 Lead O/S

Must have been bloody good value at HVS.

with Ben Darby
jameslam 02/Feb/14 Lead dog
with Mel
Hidden ??/2014 Lead O/S
shoulders ??/2014 -
Hidden ??/2014 Lead O/S
Rosea Day ??/2014 Lead rpt
afrosam ??/2014 Lead O/S
with DaveX
Lazytraveller 11/Oct/13 Lead dnf

Rained off

k_k 05/Oct/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 05/Oct/13 TR dnf
Hidden 31/Aug/13 Lead O/S
lukehodson 14/Jul/13 Lead rpt
mol 13/Jul/13 Lead
with Jesse
felixizzy 08/Jul/13 Lead
ape1980 21/Jun/13 2nd dog

Polish at start is grim, had a rest after missing good hold to get over the bulge and getting pumped, should go clean next time.

with Garth
Gaz of Bath 21/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Found this way harder that whose line... So polished!!

Hidden 18/Jun/13 Lead O/S
k_k 08/Jun/13 Lead dog
Hidden 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
chrisbrown_023 25/May/13 Lead O/S
AlexHerbert79 19/May/13 2nd dnf

Couldn't get past the bulge :(

Stuart William 20/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Jim
wurzelinzummerset 18/Mar/13 2nd dog

Did the moves with lots of rests on the rope!

with Ric
bonelessivar 18/Mar/13 Lead RP

2nd attempt

with Alan
stretch323i ??/2013 TR dog
Hidden 06/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/12 Lead β
drewish 06/Oct/12 Lead β


Hidden ?/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Whealiebob 29/Sep/12 Lead β
Milne 29/Sep/12 Lead RP

2nd go, not so bad when you work it out.

with cooper, Dave
Hidden 04/Sep/12 Lead dog
Bex_M 25/Aug/12 TR dog
with Duncan Dunbar
danh86 27/Jul/12 Lead β
Hidden 27/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jul/12 Lead O/S
The Norris 24/Jul/12 Lead dnf

first attempt at a 6b outdoors. very polished at the bottom and couldnt get over the mid height bulge. Fell off for the first time outdoors, and i didnt die! Who da thunk it!

with Gem
Hidden 20/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Jul/12 Lead O/S
rockmonkey1989 24/Jun/12 Lead O/S
mallardhealhook 24/Jun/12 Lead O/S
markfromstoke 18/Jun/12 -
with Ian
ian d f 18/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Mark
Hidden 25/May/12 Lead rpt
Laurence Everitt 13/May/12 Lead O/S
alek 13/May/12 Lead O/S
DrGav 12/May/12 Lead O/S


with Wendy
matt_read 07/May/12 Lead RP

nice route, got it second go!

paultaylor 06/May/12 Lead O/S
al99 21/Apr/12 Lead RP
with Luke Hodson
Hidden 01/Apr/12 TR
tom169 11/Mar/12 Lead RP
with Dan
kcollender 19/Feb/12 Lead
tommytom ??/2012 -
Dan_Carroll 29/Dec/11 Lead O/S
Jack_F 30/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Cameron
mikespooner 26/Nov/11 Lead dog
with Katie Preston
katiep 26/Nov/11 TR dog
with Mike Spooner
mes32 19/Nov/11 Lead dog

End of the day; tired.

will_benfold 19/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Gareth 29/Oct/11 Lead β
with Andrew
SMc 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Ged
andybenham 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S

nice little route.

ape1980 23/Oct/11 Lead dog
beetleb00 22/Oct/11 Lead RP

Second go after a decent fall clipping the third bolt.

Wendy 06/Oct/11 Lead rpt
with Darren Russell
will909 14/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Sep/11 2nd
Hidden 04/Sep/11 Lead O/S
elliptic 23/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Lisa
lozowen 21/Aug/11 Lead
with Sally Owen
lojant 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Pawel Gregorczyk
andrewyoung99 13/Aug/11 Lead
andrewyoung99 ?/Aug/11 Lead
Wayne.Gaudin 26/Jul/11 TR RP

Failed the OS, found the sequence. Did it on TR. Too tired to try the lead.

Wayne.Gaudin 26/Jul/11 Lead dog

Too bouldery for me on the onsight. Holds on the bulge were hidden. Ok once I knew where they were.

Kevster 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Stuart William 13/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Matt Ivory
Stanners 11/Jul/11 Lead RP

not 6b. Good route!

with Martin Stanfield
Stanley 11/Jul/11 Lead RP
Hidden 11/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/11 -
onlyfoddington 29/May/11 Lead dog

Literally 1move at a time

PeterDawson 29/May/11 Lead O/S
Luke Dawson 29/May/11 Lead O/S
mol 27/May/11 Lead
with Jesse
Radical-G 21/May/11 Lead O/S
paulnc 21/May/11 TR
with Pirow
Hidden 15/May/11 Lead RP
Hidden 15/May/11 Lead RP
tommytuffa 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with max
lukehodson 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Phil PBC ??/2011 Lead O/S
with henry castle
felixizzy ??/2011 -
TDembrey 13/Nov/10 Lead dog
with Will
Hidden 13/Nov/10 Lead dog
rowanrs 15/Oct/10 Lead β
with Ali Graham
rockcrimper 15/Oct/10 Lead O/S
tobydunford 25/Sep/10 Lead O/S
tom.e 19/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Charlie Everett
Hidden 18/Sep/10 Lead rpt
Wendy 18/Aug/10 Lead β
with Tom Ball
Hidden 18/Aug/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Emma-Louise Anderson 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 07/Aug/10 Lead
rockpanda 24/Jul/10 Lead dog
Ant Mace 24/Jul/10 TR RP

I'll get this one next time!

with Lisa woo
Hidden 18/Jul/10 Lead dog
Ade7 18/Jul/10 Lead RP

Really nice climbing. Delicate and powerful

with Marc
Nicola 18/Jul/10 Lead RP
marcduhig 18/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Nicola
Hidden 17/Jul/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/Jul/10 TR RP
Kap 08/Jul/10 Lead O/S

In the dark

Hidden 05/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/10 TR dog
Sophie Nunn 12/Jun/10 Lead dog

1 rest

with Martin
timstyles 11/Jun/10 2nd β
with Huw Howells
Hidden 06/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/May/10 Lead dog
Hidden 23/May/10 Lead dog
Hidden 23/May/10 Lead dog
Campbell.D 11/May/10 Lead RP

worked the climbed really enjoyed it

with nathen, sash, Lee
maresia 09/May/10 TR dog
with Billy
Shonkhor 09/May/10 Lead dog
with Ben
andy dunn 05/May/10 Lead O/S
with Tom
Didymus 22/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Nick
Hidden 09/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Lee.M 09/Apr/10 Lead RP

First 6b+. Second go.

with Sash
Hidden 05/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Richard Horn 21/Mar/10 Lead O/S
richiebongo ?/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Gwen Thomson, Nick Smith, Jon Didymus
Hidden ??/2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Luke d 21/Sep/09 Lead O/S
James Moyle 14/Aug/09 Lead dog
Jack R-N 28/Jul/09 Lead O/S
brices ?/Jul/09 Lead
J.Howell 24/May/09 Lead O/S
with tris.w
poey50 24/May/09 TR
with Rowan15
ericinbristol ?/May/09 Lead β
with Ian Harriman
Hidden ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
northerngreg 01/Mar/09 Lead O/S

Fairly unappealing route.

with Jo Lee
ian d f ??/2009 Lead
Chris_barr 25/Oct/08 Lead
with Anna
Jon_Warner 19/Oct/08 Lead RP

Verging on poor.

with Tom
shoulders 18/Oct/08 Lead
with andy sharp, pete lewis, chrisevans
Cowflinger 23/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Dean Howard
Tim M 26/Jun/08 -

Could see the reflection of the clouds in the first holds

with Phil T
nugski 04/Jun/08 Lead RP

So pleased with this 6b+. got up it first go withone fall. Repeated it with no falls ;)first 6b+

bpmclimb 22/May/08 Lead O/S
with Mark
mattf77 14/May/08 Lead
with ben
JPGR 13/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Yvette
beardy mike ??/2008 Lead O/S

A long pull to a poor hold and then a high step up to the left see's youto the first bolt. There isa good hold over the bulge if you reach far back and right. However I clipped the third bolt from the left by doing a balancy move up to the left and then reversing...

Spacetourist ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Ed Heslam
jchenoweth 14/Oct/07 Lead O/S
james.f.williamson 14/Oct/07 TR

had to rest once just below the overhang

CharlieC 14/Oct/07 TR dog
with Tom
Tom87 14/Oct/07 2nd dog
with Charlie
Hidden 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Jimbop 02/Sep/07 -
Hidden 26/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/07 Lead RP
Marti999 ?/May/07 Lead
just one more 27/Apr/07 Lead
with Svenn G
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
westyb3 ?/Oct/06 Lead O/S
viking56 26/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with JEH
gaz.marshall ?/Jul/06 Lead
Hidden ?/May/06 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/06 Lead RP
Paz 26/Nov/05 Lead β
with AS, FM, JS
morphy richards 18/Jun/05 Lead

Nothing like 6c, probably 6b. Much easier once the best holds have been identified.

Hidden 28/Mar/05 Lead O/S
morphy richards ??/2005 Lead
with Richard Starling
just one more 26/Sep/04 -
with tim b
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