Vindaloo*** E1 5b
[Abseil tat that was removed from the top of Vindaloo on 21/7/12., 1 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: 100 Aberdeen North East Classics!.

Photo: Abseil tat that was removed from the top of Vindaloo on 21/7/12. © sebrider
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This climb is in 65 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

Uisdean hawthorn - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/15 with Guy Steven

Timothy Miller - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/15 with martinmckenna

Martin McKenna - UKC - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/15 with Timothy Miller

Very good.
Callum_Johnson - Solo O/S - 21/May/15 with Dayni_

Sustained and technical initial section with a vague guidebook description. Took a belay below the wide crack. varied and excellent but spoiled by the jungle finish.
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/14 with Peter Hemming

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead - 24/Jul/14

Not quite as fun as Guiness overall though with a memorable finish. Pokey start above a fairly dodgy flake, so so middle section, gets better at the vertical crack. Fun traverse and a great, pumpy airy layback to finish with perfect protection.
Chad123 - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/14 with Sophie B

jcw - 2014 with Simon Richardson

Rankers - Lead - 2014

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Oct/13

First pitch some hard moves above poor gear to get to the overlap. Once you leave the lower flake you have to keep moving Last pitch is wild with a couple of powerful moves needed
abbeywall - AltLd - 22/Sep/13 with FM

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Aug/13

malone - 2nd - 18/Aug/13 with Alistair baxter, Rory Brown

Uisdean hawthorn - 20/Jul/13

Tried the first pitch myself but failed half way just as I was getting onto the slab so partner did the first pitch. Second pitch was not a problem. Definitely want to try it again leading the first half.
fireloveswater - AltLd β - 20/Jul/13 with Uisdean Hawthorn

Tim_Gomersall - Lead - 2013 with McBain

Hidden - Lead - 23/Sep/12

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 19/Aug/12 with Mike

Great route :) Removed the in-situ abseil thread as one hidden section of the rope was worn down to 3 strands of the core!!! Had no rope to replace so top out needed unless you have tat; ~1m would be enough. I wonder when this was last abseiled on!?
sebrider - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Topher

tricky start
whistler - Lead O/S - 20/May/12 with Katherine

KatBlum - 2nd - 20/May/12 with pete

D.Russell - Lead O/S - 12/May/12 with Greg Boswell

Hidden - Lead - 2012

lorens holm - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/11 with Mike F

ali_robb - Lead O/S - Aug/11

Jen Crook - 2nd - 04/Jul/11 with Rob Patchett

gforce - Lead rpt - 02/Jul/11 with Rory OHM, Emma

buzby78 - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11 with Pam

simon_D - Lead O/S - 28/May/11 with Alex

jess - AltLd - 07/Aug/10 with martin

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Jun/10

Paulww - Lead - 05/Jun/10 with Chris wilson

Hidden - 2nd - 19/May/10

mshorter - Lead O/S - 08/May/10

Great finish!
Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10 with Jim Higgins

A little dirty lower down, but nice finish.
jameshiggins - 2nd - 17/Apr/10 with Neil Adams

Hidden - 2010

IceBun - 2nd rpt - 08/Aug/09 with Al Rodger

A brilliant climb!
Smelly Fox - Lead O/S - 29/May/09 with Mark Mosgrove

Hidden - 2nd - 29/May/09

willackers - 2nd β - 11/Apr/09 with Ali

Some good climbing, ace finish!
Fultonius - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Will


gforce - 2nd - 03/May/08 with Pete Slayer

TrollJester - Lead O/S - 2008 with VARIOUS Throughout 80's+90's

a_hein - Lead O/S - 2008 with Alastair Robertson

andyinglis - 2nd - 26/Apr/07 with Dan

pete dd - AltLd rpt - Oct/06 with Iain Swan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Jul/06

dave o - Lead O/S - Apr/06 with Julia H

Dangerous Dave - Lead O/S - 2006 with sambo

Dave Kerr - AltLd - 31/May/03 with Chris Boutell

graeme gatherer - 2000

IanD353 - Lead O/S - Aug/99 with Howard

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 31/Aug/97 with Brian Crawford, Alan Taylor

Fell on final overhang
Yourlead - 2nd dnf - 13/Apr/97 with Paul McLaughlin

Stuart S - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/96 with Graham Callander

CMacD - 1995

CMacD - 1995

Dave Douglas - AltLd - 21/Jun/92 with Neil Shepherd

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/90

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/Aug/90

TrollJester - 1990 with Grant Farquhar

Hidden - AltLd - 1975

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
TheGacko, ClimbingGlen, BWoodward, Ian Jones, ashknot

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