Penitent's Walk* HVS 5a

Rockfax Description
18m. Climb the crack then trend right and climb to the ledge (4c). The upper wall is climbed to the roof where a good jug allows access to the upper slab. Finish easily. © ROCKFAX


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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 71 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Very very easy!
chris smith - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/15 with Malcolm watson

Led P1 but neither of us fancied P2
Mark Bull - Lead dnf - 12/Jun/15 with Mike

P1 + p2 of Coldstream Corner.
cem - 2nd - 26/May/15 with Will Grayson, Kirill Spiridonov

P1, combined with P2 of Coldstream Corner
Kirill - Lead O/S - 26/May/15 with Will Grayson, Charles Moreton

First pitch only, then onto Elevator
Elsier - 2nd - 10/May/15 with Adrian

Klingon - Lead - 10/Nov/13 with Capt Kirk

Klingon - 2nd - 06/Oct/13 with Ian

Just 1st nice juggy wall then onto coldstream
freemanTom - Lead - 21/Jul/13 with Ben Pearce

Roberttaylor - 2nd O/S - 04/May/13

llamaglama - Lead O/S - 04/May/13 with Robert, Anne, Suzy

2nd Pitch
Adamski1986 - AltLd - 14/Apr/13 with Tim Rodgers

Tim Rodgers - AltLd - 14/Apr/13 with Adam Gregg

Adrianw - 2nd - 26/Aug/12 with Steve Kirkup

Klingon - Lead dnf - 26/Aug/12 with Nimble

Klingon - Lead - 01/Jul/12 with Nimble

Klingon - 2nd - 28/Apr/12 with Nimble, Capt Kirk

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Jan/12

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 01/Nov/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 01/Nov/11

Couldn't start it!!!
Klingon - Lead dnf - 04/Sep/11 with Nimble

Lead 1st pitch. Easy. Couldn't start 2nd pitch - forgot hanb jam - idiot. Albert and Nimble backed off. The Capt finished it off.
Klingon - Lead dnf - 28/Aug/11 with Capt Kirk, Albert

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/11

oliverk - Lead - 29/May/11 with Tim Lukins

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 29/May/11

alan1234 - AltLd O/S - 12/May/11

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Aug/10

Hidden - 01/Aug/10

ClimberJimmyB - 18/Jun/10

Led the top section. Only one tough move then a bit of a squeeze through to the top.
duncman - 04/Jun/10 with Sam Webb

led pitch 1 - bit more like HS climbing pitch 2- 1 move wonder but good gear then easy to the top
Woodiee - AltLd O/S - 31/May/10 with Ian Birtwistle

Led P2 - one move wonder. Enjoyable climbing.
odox - AltLd O/S - 31/May/10 with Karl Wood

Hidden - AltLd - 13/Apr/10

Hidden - 13/Apr/10

jimmyrua - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Euan Strachan

Led P1, Neil P2.
stuaart - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Neil Redgrave

Euan Strachan - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/10 with James C

More than one star, fun top section.
sebrider - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/10 with Chris wilson

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Mar/10

scott gibson - 2010

andybroadway - AltLd O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Martin Fitzsimons

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 28/Jun/09

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/09 with Dan Whaley and Harry Bach

French Erick - Solo O/S - 09/May/09 with Dave Kerr

sneaks - 24/Dec/08 with Neil C

first pitch, will look at the second next time.
andymoin - Solo O/S - 11/Oct/08

Mike pitch 1, me pitch 2.
clive-greenwood - AltLd O/S - 01/Sep/08 with Mike Nuttall

MikeLeeds - AltLd O/S - 01/Sep/08 with Clive Greenwood

First pitch only, tried second but bit too steep for soloing!
Chad123 - Solo - 13/Apr/08 with James Humble

Just the second pitch.
Andy Moles - 2nd - 06/Feb/08 with Burton

burto - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/08 with rozzy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008

Maz J - 2008

Russell Lovett - 2nd - 10/Sep/06 with tony lickes

jim robertson - 2006

ChrisJD - Lead - 06/Aug/05 with Clare

date aprox
Topsy Turvy - Lead O/S - 2005 with Rob Sykes

Dave Kerr - Solo - 11/Sep/04

IanMcC - AltLd - 17/Apr/04 with eldiablo

malc - AltLd - 28/Oct/03 with CL

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Apr/03

Got stuck trying to solo. Felt obliged to lead thereafter!
IanMcC - Lead - 19/Apr/03 with Jimbo, eldiablo

Roget - Solo O/S - Aug/02

gypsy3006 - Lead - 2000

greenroom - Lead O/S - 1996

whispering nic - Solo - Mar/94

Steve Crowe - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/86 with DD

Hidden - 1980

Bruce Kerr - 2nd - 04/Nov/79 with Rob Milne, Chris Callow

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - 1974 with Will Walker

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Voting
Total votes cast 25
hard E10 of 10
E10 of 10
easy E12 of 10
hard HVS1 of 10
HVS3 of 10
easy HVS0 of 10
hard VS3 of 10
VS1 of 10
easy VS0 of 10
hard 5b0 of 9
5b0 of 9
easy 5b1 of 9
hard 5a2 of 9
5a5 of 9
easy 5a0 of 9
hard 4c1 of 9
4c0 of 9
easy 4c0 of 9
3 Stars0 of 6
2 Stars1 of 6
1 Star5 of 6
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