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Dog Lead* HVS 5a

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[lithos leads the stupidly hard Dog Lead (HVS 5a ha ha), Simon's Seat, 2 kb]Start along the traverse of Arete Direct but climb through the overhang via the crack. Head up the face slightly rightwards to reach the deep cracks, cross the wall then finish leftwards up a shallower seam. © ROCKFAX

Photo: lithos leads the stupidly hard Dog Lead (HVS 5a ha ha), Simon's Seat © Carmen Elphick
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This climb is in 19 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

The line is nice and direct (no need to start from the traverse). The finish is the crux and either quite technical or quite reachy.
Dave Musgrove - 2nd - 26/Jul/13 with Paul Farrish

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jul/13

Metalbear - TR - 07/Jul/13 with TenkoPops, John James McEvoy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/13

Will Hunt - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Gareth Uglow

Mowglee - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Will Hunt

henry peter jenkins - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12 with robbie jenkins

Climbster - 2nd β - 22/Jul/12 with Ian

Bloke on a Rope - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Matt

ollyroberts - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/10 with Liz

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/09 with Dave Wynne

David Wynne - 2nd - 27/Jul/09 with Adam Burt

stuckonarock - 2nd - 23/Aug/08 with Matthew

Nice especially if you can reach at the top :)
Mattyk - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Matt Evans & John Marsham

mje1398 - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/08 with John M

Simon Caldwell - 2nd dog - 17/Jul/05 with Rob

hard move but well protected. tr firstv to work out where the route went !
lithos - Lead RP - 17/Jul/05 with Toreador

petellis - Lead - 2004

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 1999

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