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Piton Route* VS 4c

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[Is this you on Piton Route?, 3 kb]A fine open climb with good positions. An escape in to Lazarus is possible. 35m. Climb into the short groove and exit right to polished ledges (possible stance). Continue up the crack past another ledge to a finish through a short bulge. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Is this you on Piton Route? © Sean Kelly
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This climb is in 100 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

led into darkness
steven_daniels99 - AltLd - 14/Apr/14

omaskrey - 2nd O/S - 08/Apr/14 with Sam Chessell

finished the upper part of this route clean o/s after bailing off piton blsde to its right due to the cinditions. Arrived on this just in time for the upper offwidth crack :-) great combo climb!
Nickfoulds - Lead β - 16/Nov/13

JenRoberts - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/13 with Rich, Fred D

More like 45m than 35m. Good route.
cdpuk - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/13 with Lucy Evans

idwal integrale with 2 friends
Ray Sparks - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/13 with adam, mike b

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/13

SteveM - Lead - 25/May/13 with Kat

kitkat78 - 2nd O/S - 25/May/13 with SteveM

Interesting route. just enough on 50m ropes.
stratandrew - 2nd - 04/May/13 with Colin Maddison

Hidden - 2013

cameron_hall - 2nd O/S - 06/Oct/12 with Tim Culwick

TimCul - AltLd - 06/Oct/12 with Cameron Hall

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/12

Lloyders - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/12 with Pete

Part 2 of our Cwm Idwal integrale
Marq - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/12 with James Rowe

CashaJones - 2nd - 28/May/12

anthonydouglas - 2nd - 28/May/12

Rhydian Evans - Lead O/S - 12/May/12

alan moore - 2012

Hidden - 2012

pzkeeper - 2nd - 01/Oct/11 with Simon (PYB), Susie

Lawrie Brand - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/11 with Sarah Laing

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/11

Mick Cassidy - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Jimbo

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/11

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11

rg1976 - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/11 with squicky

squicky - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11 with rg1976

Hidden - 2011

Chris Hind - 2011 with DAN

SenDog - 2nd - 2011

Hidden - Lead - 04/Sep/10

Seconded a bit desperately - mojo missing today!
gazbonutter - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/10 with Pete MacDonald

mattshort - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Alan Murray

Hidden - AltLd - 25/Jul/10

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

wilchivs - 2nd O/S - 17/Jun/10 with Tim Ashlin

Trisha Murphy - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/10 with alex

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10

Only free route but well worth doing again
Conan - Lead rpt - 05/Jun/10 with Dom Hall

Hidden - Lead - 04/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd dog - 04/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jun/10

Really enjoyed this. Climbed as follow on from Tennis Shoe Direct. Fairly sustained but good gear throughout
monkey1 - Lead O/S - 21/May/10

Hidden - 2010

Lovatt - 2nd O/S - 2010 with Dave Wright

Jimb0 - AltLd O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Ander

krusty23 - Lead - 26/Sep/09 with Sarah, Chris H

Ander - AltLd - 26/Sep/09 with Jimb0

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Sep/09

Long reach to pass first crux, firm nerve and smears to pass the second!
Souljah - 2nd - 16/Aug/09 with Shaun

Hard start leading to a nice finnish
andyako321 - AltLd O/S - 30/May/09 with Stubs

Hidden - AltLd - 24/May/09

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/09 with John Marsland

John Marsland - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/09 with Goi

MarkFoster - 2009

Conan - AltLd O/S - 31/May/08 with Dave Carr

mjeffery - AltLd O/S - 16/May/08

Hidden - Lead - Apr/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

lazydaizy24 - 2008

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Oct/07

Hidden - Lead - 20/Oct/07

timmy-ts - 2007

Hidden - Lead - Oct/06

steve mee - 2nd - 05/Aug/06 with Mich Mee, Bryan Mullarkey, Chris Salvage

Hidden - 2nd dog - 05/Aug/06

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/06

I did the short easy 4a bit.. Jim did the long hardcore 4b bit. Good work jim. Exposed and exciting.
Chriswallis2 - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/06 with Jim

seconded 1st pitch
simontwinley - AltLd O/S - 11/Jun/06

zcapxa5 - Lead dnf - 27/May/06 with Hanneke den Ouden

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/05

Variation to the right... on the ridge
kristofferalpsjo - AltLd O/S - Sep/05 with Sophia Dehlinger

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Aug/05

bigie bob - Lead O/S - Jul/05

Hidden - Lead - Jul/05

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/May/04

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/03

michael burrows - Lead O/S - 12/May/02 with dave meeson

paul m hadley - Lead - 2002

cem - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/01 with Mandy

Stone Muppet - 2001

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/May/00

Rog Wilko - Solo - Jun/96 with Debbie Wilkinson

smudge - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/96

Paul Boardman - AltLd O/S - 1996 with Iain Boardman

Raggar - 2nd - 25/Jun/95 with Chris B, Jon B

Ian Robertson - Lead O/S - 1995 with Krystina Lotoczko

DavPk - Lead - 1993 with Gareth Wood

auld al - Lead O/S - May/92

SimonN - AltLd - 14/Jul/90

L,L.
charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 28/May/89

Hidden - Lead - 13/May/89

babymoac - Lead - 04/Jun/88 with Bob Hunter

Hidden - Lead - 16/Jun/84

mikej - AltLd - 07/Sep/75 with Mike Byles

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Malt_Loaf, benw681, franny, Ian Jones, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 43
hard HVS0 of 17
HVS0 of 17
easy HVS0 of 17
hard VS2 of 17
VS15 of 17
easy VS0 of 17
hard HS0 of 17
HS0 of 17
easy HS0 of 17
hard 5a0 of 10
5a0 of 10
easy 5a0 of 10
hard 4c0 of 10
4c10 of 10
easy 4c0 of 10
hard 4b0 of 10
4b0 of 10
easy 4b0 of 10
3 Stars1 of 16
2 Stars8 of 16
1 Star7 of 16
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 100 (1.0%)
Lead42 of 100 (42.0%)
Followed31 of 100 (31.0%)
Alt Leads16 of 100 (16.0%)
Unknown10 of 100 (10.0%)

'Climbed'44 of 100 (44.0%)
clean O/S51 of 100 (51.0%)
clean β1 of 100 (1.0%)
clean rpt1 of 100 (1.0%)
dogged2 of 100 (2.0%)
dnf1 of 100 (1.0%)