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Le Pilier des Fourmis*** 7a

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1) 6a. A good pitch in its own right up the corner. 2) 5, 3) 6b, 4) 7a+. A wild finalé, can be aided at 6b+. © ROCKFAX
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Did not do last pitch
Sebastien Gastaud - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/12 with Tim Selvage

Pitch one only - lovely
Heike - 13/Apr/12 with Brian

pitch 1 only
3 Names - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/12 with Sumee Holloway

P1 only. One fall
rd20 - Lead dog - 07/Mar/12 with vince

metal arms - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/10

Pitch 1 only
Andy Chubb - Lead - 14/Jun/10 with Guy Hustinx

Did first 2 pitches, then had to ab off due to shoe-dropping disaster by Naomi, followed rapidly by my losing a contact lens. On the first climbing day of our trip, too!
PeteH - 2nd dnf - 10/Apr/10 with Naomi Hart

NaomiHart - AltLd dnf - 10/Apr/10 with Peter Hart

ian caton - Lead O/S - Apr/09 with Abi

Julian Mowbray - 2nd - 25/Apr/08

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 04/Apr/08

Ram MkiV - AltLd O/S - 04/Apr/08 with alex b

P1 only - 6a
Rachel Somerville - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/08 with Richard K

Hidden - Lead - May/03

Hidden - Lead - 1999

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/94

tlr - Lead - Sep/92 with Nick

Hidden - Lead - Jun/91

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/91

Nick Biven - 1990 with Martyn Hannan, Ray Jenkins, Keith Fleming, Rich Whitwell

Only p1 & 2
Jelly Mould Surfer - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/89

shark - AltLd - 22/Apr/87

Mike Owen - 14/Aug/86 with Elaine Owen

keefe - 1986

Ian Jones - AltLd O/S - Apr/84 with Some Dutch bloke

Lead the top pitch with one point of aid, which was the standard way at the time. Magnificently exposed. The route name is due to the line of ants which permanently travel up and down the last few metres of the climb (why?) Will try to download a photo...
petemeads - AltLd O/S - Jul/83 with Chip Chilton

stp - 1983

Voting
Total votes cast 7
hard 7a+0 of 2
7a+0 of 2
easy 7a+1 of 2
hard 7a1 of 2
7a0 of 2
easy 7a0 of 2
hard 6c+0 of 2
6c+0 of 2
easy 6c+0 of 2
3 Stars5 of 5
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Style of ascent

Lead14 of 28 (50.0%)
Followed2 of 28 (7.1%)
Alt Leads7 of 28 (25.0%)
Unknown5 of 28 (17.9%)

'Climbed'12 of 28 (42.9%)
clean O/S13 of 28 (46.4%)
dogged1 of 28 (3.6%)
dnf2 of 28 (7.1%)