Chiming for You*** 7a+
[Crimping on crystals, 2 kb]

Rockfax Description
A beautiful wall pitch that gradually picks its way up the central face and culminates in a technical finish. Start at a right to left sloping ramp, 5m right of the start of Living Dead.
Take the straightforward gangway to a sloping ledge at 9m. Climb the steep wall above and slightly right on small positive holds past a slim overlap to a good ledge (small cam optional). Move up the steepening wall on diminishing holds to the final bolt, from where a very thin move gains a good hold and ledge just above, lower-off on the left. The top of the cliff can be gained via a short HVS 5a pitch. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
Climb easily to a ledge at about 8m. Climb past 3 bolts on the lower wall to a good break (old peg). Move up easily to good holds and a bolt. From here a sequence of about 10 moves leads with increasing difficulty to jugs, a ledge, and a two-bolt belay on the left

Ticklists: Littlejohn South West Climbs, West Country Climbs.

Photo: Crimping on crystals © Kerstin Schmidtke
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This climb is in 47 logbooks, and on 8 wishlists.

Trisha Murphy - Lead RP - 10/May/15 with Sam Robinson

afrosam - Lead RP - 10/May/15 with Trisha Murphy

Nice climbing
Caspian Johnson - Lead RP - 11/Apr/15

Garrouli - Lead RP - 15/Nov/14 with Matt Williams

TomJ - Lead dog - 29/Sep/14 with Ben

Minus the first and last clip (which are both a bit run-out) this is actually very nicely bolted -Autumn '14 project!
TomJ - TR dog - 22/Sep/14 with Ben

Spicy start on questionable rock to first bolt, onsight to the last bolt, hard rock to read.
Justin T - Lead dog - 06/Jul/14 with Nancy

Hidden - TR dog - 06/Jul/14

Hidden - TR RP - 08/Dec/13

tobydunford - Lead RP - 20/Sep/13 with Oli

drcorbasisgod - Lead RP - 19/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead dog - 15/Apr/13

EmilyElouise - 2nd RP - 15/Apr/13

EmilyElouise - TR dog - 14/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Apr/13

Nice, super grippy rock.
Tom Brierley Gore - Lead RP - 13/Sep/12 with Thomas Dixon

Second go, damn fine climb.
thomasadixon - Lead RP - 13/Sep/12 with Tom (Bristol)

Hidden - Lead dog - 08/Aug/12

EmilyElouise - TR dog - 08/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead dog - 06/Aug/12

EmilyElouise - TR dog - 06/Aug/12

Ist redpoint try in the rain. Chossy start, high first bolt, snappy holds on the crux at the top, awkwardly placed belay. But a good route nonetheless.
ericinbristol - Lead RP - 02/Aug/12 with Johnny S

Hidden - Lead RP - 18/Mar/12

Cailean Harker - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead β - 27/Nov/11

colesy - Lead β - 19/Nov/11

First F7 for ages - feels like a breakthrough.
Paul Robertson - Lead RP - 18/Nov/11 with Mike Goldthorp

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead dnf - 10/Sep/11

Hard crimpy finish ;)
Mr Sparkle - TR dog - 10/Sep/11 with Mike Hayes

Paul Robertson - Lead dog - 23/Jun/11 with Guy Percival

Fairly straightforward to the penultimate bolt it then steepens and there is a tough short sequence to the top.
guy xavier percival - Lead RP - 23/Jun/11 with paul

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Jun/11

Last move move is tricky and hard to read, slipped off first go. Lovely rock
Pippa - Lead RP - 11/Jun/11 with Richard

Got it on my 3rd visit. My first ever clean 7b! Really nice and epic route, felt like a real inner journey and all that.
Tomar - Lead RP - 09/Jan/11 with Oliver Beesley

2nd go today. Have tried before a year or 2 ago. Brilliant route, not quite as good as the route to the left and a little easier.
Richard Hall - Lead RP - 05/Dec/10 with Howard

Hidden - Lead RP - 02/Oct/10

Tomar - Lead dog - 10/Jul/10 with "Brosky"

Hidden - TR dnf - 30/May/10

eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead RP - 29/May/09 with Mark

Cowflinger - Lead RP - 15/Nov/08 with Andy Sharp

Hidden - Lead RP - 11/May/08

_m.cox_ - Lead β - May/08 with Rich Smith

Hidden - Lead RP - 28/Jun/07

now has 4 new stainless bolts, one of the best sports routes in the southwest
Marti999 - Lead RP - 16/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead β - 27/Jun/93

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Jun/93

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
TomJ, Mike Goldthorp, explodingsprouts

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