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Otak* VS 4b

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15' right of 'Broken Root' in The waterpipe Bay
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This climb is in 27 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

luke glaister - TR rpt - 30/Jul/14 with mr shunt

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14

Watched Kc up to the thread and one more move up and right. But the fast aprochin pump stopped him committing. I then lead to his clip on the thread and back up nut in higher crack and lead on. Very nice. Can see why some struggle on this cause its overhanging a fair bit. Worth doing tho.
luke glaister - Lead β - 16/Jun/13 with casey johns

casey johns - 2nd dog - 16/Jun/13 with luke glaister

Hidden - TR rpt - 24/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 12/May/13

Ian JL - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/11

Sleeping Cat - Lead dog - 02/Jul/11 with Bryan

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jul/11

LaylayPants - Lead - 06/Mar/11 with Andy Richards

aged_ape - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/10 with Ali S

Carly - Lead - 05/Jun/10 with tom

the rec - 2nd O/S - 05/May/09 with Darrell

Thank god for that piece of tat. I didn't use it (I mean I didnt fall onto it) but clipping it meant I could concentrate on having a mild panic above and to the right of it. Getting to the tat is the easy bit .. surviving the pump on the next section is the crux.
Dax - Lead O/S - 05/May/09 with Ward

anthonyp - TR O/S - 05/May/09 with Darrell Russell

summo - 2009

The Pylon King - Lead β - 25/Sep/08 with Brian

Strenuous, and quite an undertaking for a VS 4b. An in-situ thread will just keep the route within this grade.
bpmclimb - Lead β - 25/Sep/08 with Mark

Enjoyed this, spent too long faffing around for gear, should have just climbed it moves were easy! Got caught out in a thunderstorm half way up! Was enertaining though!
SamStokes - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/07 with Emily Stokes

James Moyle - TR - 31/Mar/07 with D. Murphy

emilyj - 2nd O/S - 31/Mar/07 with Samuel Stokes

mikej - TR - 23/Apr/02 with Rob Ayrton

guy xavier percival - Solo - 10/Sep/99

Hidden - 1998

Shunted
Nigel Coe - TR - 1998

Good fun!
JamieAyres - TR O/S - Jun/89 with Jude Ayres

bish2t - Lead - 1979 with Dad

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
vertigo714, Hidden, Dassie

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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 27 (3.7%)
Lead12 of 27 (44.4%)
Followed5 of 27 (18.5%)
Toproped7 of 27 (25.9%)
Unknown2 of 27 (7.4%)

'Climbed'11 of 27 (40.7%)
clean O/S9 of 27 (33.3%)
clean β3 of 27 (11.1%)
clean rpt2 of 27 (7.4%)
dogged2 of 27 (7.4%)