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Matanuska VS 4c

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[Matanuska, 3 kb]Climb the pillar, avoiding the steep finish by a step left.

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This climb is in 106 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

josh baldwin - 2nd O/S - 01/Apr/14

Fairly bold/steep middle section
Deary65 - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/14

purpledistorsion - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/14

Patrick Clissold - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Will Laws

matt davies - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/14

Chlo-mead - 2nd - 01/Mar/14

Ground fall potential on jugs.
hipyhop - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/14

brad8563 - 2nd O/S - 01/Mar/14

Footiemadhannah - TR - 06/Sep/13 with Leon Troake

Hidden - TR - 06/Sep/13

wurzelinzummerset - 2nd - 09/Jul/13 with Ric

Quite run-out above a small wire in questionable rock. Low end 4c, top end VS.
bonelessivar - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/13 with Alan

CJSuttz - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/13 with DMU Climbing

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jun/13

Hidden - TR - 20/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jun/13

dale1968 - TR - 03/Jun/13 with leon

bigtimematty - TR - 21/Apr/13

Ed Grumster - TR O/S - Apr/13

Ed Grumster - TR O/S - Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jan/13

Hidden - TR O/S - 06/Jan/13

Nix33 - 2013

crap gear
just one more - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/12 with john smith

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/12

arandall - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/12 with Ben Kelsey

nice warm up
benkelsey - Lead - 28/Aug/12 with Alex Randall, Remus Knowles

steve-grigg - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/12

Really nice although the gear is a bit sparse throughout the middle section, might as well have soloed it.
Cat G - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/12 with Sandra Berlin

SandyB - 2nd - 28/Jul/12 with Cat G

jcook1980 - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Katy Jeans

WestcountryTom - Lead O/S - 29/May/12 with Alex Hebden

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Mar/12

Phil Murray - TR rpt - 09/Mar/12 with Sponge

Thin! Good.
Phil Murray - Lead rpt - 04/Sep/11 with Liz

ericinbristol - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11 with Beth

2bethz2 - 2nd β - 28/Aug/11 with Eric

richardadventurecafe - TR - 25/Aug/11 with Jamie bullett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Jul/11

gingerking - Lead O/S - Jul/11 with Hadley

Richard Kemble - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/11 with Ellie Barnard

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Jun/11

Hidden - TR - 27/Apr/11

Laura_S_C - TR O/S - 14/Apr/11 with Beth Morgan

Either I was blinded by the sun, or there was next to no protection! Fun climb. :)
Gaijin - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11

MJP - TR - 09/Apr/11

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/11 with Rich Fox

el_monty - Lead β - 08/Apr/11 with sam ferguson

Very poorly protected. Quite scary runout through the middle section.
andrzej kierzek - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11

BethM - TR O/S - Apr/11

Rained on Oli when he seconded. Really funny.
JezH - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11 with Oli

Hidden - 2nd β - 12/Mar/11

The Pylon King - TR O/S - 11/Mar/11 with Mr Shunt

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Oct/10

crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/10

took a fall onto a number 3 BD micro stopper from 9m, feet just grazed the floor. nice route though.
Mr-Cowdrey - Lead RP - 02/Oct/10 with Lorcan O'Brien

Jack R-N - TR O/S - 21/Aug/10

gb05 - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/10 with James Davies

Kap - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/May/10

jon bradley - 2nd O/S - 19/May/10 with Huw Howells

Got run out in the middle section as the climbing gets easier.
timstyles - Lead O/S - 19/May/10 with Brian Vaughan

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/10 with Shona Hamner

Shona H - 2nd - 27/Mar/10 with Toby Dunford

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Mar/10

sweenyt - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/09 with Andy

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Sep/09

ian d f - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/09

A bit of a messy route - difficult not to either end up in either stepped wall to the left or little hopper to the right. Gear not great towards the second half but not that bad either.
James Moyle - Lead O/S - 28/May/09 with C. Cunningham

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/09

canis cibo - 2nd β - 21/Feb/09

markfromstoke - 2009

Joined Little Hopper for the steep finish. I think I should have been in the groove to the L.
bpmclimb - Lead O/S - 09/Nov/08 with Pete

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/08

Started up the crack to the right and stepped round onto the slab. Finished up Little Hopper.
Chubbard - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/08 with J Robinson

Easy but very poor protection (hence T/R!)
Damon482 - TR O/S - 11/May/08 with Tom and Dave

Hidden - TR - 03/Apr/08

Hidden - TR - 03/Apr/08

Tempest - 2nd O/S - Apr/08 with mike kann

ShaneHoubart - 2nd - Apr/08

Hidden - TR - 30/Mar/08

guy xavier percival - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/07 with pete

Matt Bennett - Lead O/S - Oct/07

Easy, but quite dangerous.
Paul Robertson - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/07 with Guy Percival

richardadventurecafe - TR - Aug/07 with Gwilym Starks

Hidden - TR O/S - 29/Jul/07

markshobbrook - TR O/S - 29/Jul/07 with gwilymstarks

deklan - Jul/07

richiebongo - Solo O/S - 20/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/07

Hidden - TR - 01/Jun/07

Matt Tranter - Lead - 17/Mar/07 with Zelda Greyling

Matt Tranter - Lead - 17/Mar/07 with Zelda Greyling

mike kann - 2007

Dave Richards - TR dog - 02/Dec/06 with Byron Buck

Byronius Maximus - TR dog - 02/Dec/06 with Dave Richards

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/06

upontop - Lead - 26/Jul/06 with Chris

rotsoscooper - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/06 with Karen

gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - Jun/04

Paz - 2nd β - Oct/03 with TS

Hidden - 2000

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/99

Jon Didymus - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/93 with Ben

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Voting
Total votes cast 59
hard HVS0 of 21
HVS0 of 21
easy HVS9 of 21
hard VS7 of 21
VS5 of 21
easy VS0 of 21
hard HS0 of 21
HS0 of 21
easy HS0 of 21
hard 5a0 of 20
5a0 of 20
easy 5a0 of 20
hard 4c1 of 20
4c9 of 20
easy 4c8 of 20
hard 4b1 of 20
4b1 of 20
easy 4b0 of 20
3 Stars0 of 18
2 Stars0 of 18
1 Star13 of 18
0 Stars5 of 18
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 106 (1.9%)
Lead50 of 106 (47.2%)
Followed23 of 106 (21.7%)
Toproped26 of 106 (24.5%)
Unknown5 of 106 (4.7%)

'Climbed'33 of 106 (31.1%)
clean O/S62 of 106 (58.5%)
clean β5 of 106 (4.7%)
clean rpt3 of 106 (2.8%)
clean RP1 of 106 (0.9%)
dogged2 of 106 (1.9%)