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Y Front* S 4a

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[Unknown climber on the superb Y Front (S), Simon's Seat, 2 kb]Follow Arete Wall out into the middle of the face then trend back right finishing up the right-hand fork of the V-shaped cracks. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Unknown climber on the superb Y Front (S), Simon's Seat © Simon Caldwell
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This climb is in 50 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

First climb outdoors!
heghedush - TR O/S - 13/Jul/14

Lisa Stocks - 2nd - 13/Jul/14 with Stuart Coupe

Unknownbiker - Lead - 29/Jun/14 with Dave Hunter

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Jun/14

Puma - 2nd - 29/Sep/13 with Jamie Brown

Felt pretty straight forward for S 4a, but I'd probably give it 2 stars.
Jamie Brown - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/13 with Paul Davies

Unknownbiker - 2nd - 22/Sep/13 with stev1e.wilso

stev1e.wilso - Lead - 22/Sep/13 with Sam

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13

Very nice climbing, straightforward until last few metres but easily protectable where it counts
no_more_scotch_eggs - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/13 with iain

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/13

Metalbear - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13 with TenkoPops

joem - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/13

yorkshiresherpa - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/13 with Tommaso D'Odorico

tom.dodo - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/13 with John

rbrookes2 - 2nd - 21/Sep/12 with Sonam Norbu

A bit spicy at the top otherwise straightforward.
Alaric - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/12 with Neil

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12

nick ferro - 21/Jul/12 with Sonam Norbu

ChrisWills - Lead - 04/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Oct/10

Bit of a scrabble at the top
Tanya Savage - Lead - 04/Sep/10 with Neil Pacey

johnjb - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Ray Sharples, Sandra

Jack00 - Solo O/S - 26/May/10 with Olly

jimorothy - 2nd - 22/Aug/09 with Rachel Crolla and Scott

Simonj - 2nd O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Andy

Adam1973 - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/09 with Dave Wynne

David Wynne - Lead - 27/Jul/09 with Adam Burt

Hidden - Lead - 25/May/09

Ewan Russell - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/09 with Clair+Ed

stuckonarock - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/08 with Matthew

pleasant, a little tricky at top.
Mattyk - Solo O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Matt Evans & John Marsham

Zoomer - 2nd - 10/Jun/07 with Julia Bloomer

Jules 210681 - Lead - 10/Jun/07 with glenn bloomer

robman - Lead O/S - 09/May/07 with Craig

Cletus the rock climbing cowboy - 2nd dog - Mar/07 with Rob

Simon Caldwell - 2nd O/S - 17/Jul/05 with Carmen

lithos - 2nd - 17/Jul/05

Whealiebob - 2nd - 24/Aug/03 with Chris

shoulders - Lead - 18/May/02 with Pete C

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 28/Aug/00 with Martin Heming

Iain Thow - Solo - 18/Oct/99

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/99 with Chris

Bug - 1998

Hidden - Lead - 1998

nickdonohue - 2nd - 21/Jun/95

Tom V - 14/Jul/90

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 10/Jul/90 with David

Dave Musgrove - 10/Jul/88

Voting
Total votes cast 21
hard HS0 of 7
HS0 of 7
easy HS1 of 7
hard S0 of 7
S4 of 7
easy S2 of 7
hard HVD0 of 7
HVD0 of 7
easy HVD0 of 7
hard 4b0 of 7
4b0 of 7
easy 4b0 of 7
hard 4a1 of 7
4a5 of 7
easy 4a1 of 7
hard 3c0 of 7
3c0 of 7
easy 3c0 of 7
3 Stars2 of 7
2 Stars0 of 7
1 Star5 of 7
0 Stars0 of 7
Bag of .....0 of 7
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Style of ascent

Soloed5 of 50 (10.0%)
Lead22 of 50 (44.0%)
Followed18 of 50 (36.0%)
Toproped1 of 50 (2.0%)
Unknown4 of 50 (8.0%)

'Climbed'26 of 50 (52.0%)
clean O/S22 of 50 (44.0%)
clean rpt1 of 50 (2.0%)
dogged1 of 50 (2.0%)