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Rowan Tree Slabs** E2 5c

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Absorbing climbing up the steep side wall that rises above the main slabs. It is reached by the first pitch of Faith 1) 5c, 32m. Wander up to the steeper face and access a tiny quartz ledge. Teeter along this leftwards then climb the slab leftwards, bold and hard, past a 'porthole' with more hard moves to the sanctuary of a ledge 2) 5b, 14m. Move left to a groove in the arete to a small ledge and finish up the wall. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 33 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 03/Aug/13

Dizz - AltLd O/S - 21/Jul/13 with EJ

soph - AltLd O/S - 26/May/12 with Steve Yeoman

steve_yo - AltLd - 26/May/12 with sophie

First hard section completely wet. Backed off but Colin led it. A good effort. It was Ok after passing the wet bit. Must come back and lead in the dry. Very good.
harold walmsley - 2nd O/S - 24/May/12 with Colin Struthers

mr mills - AltLd O/S - 06/Jun/11 with Gareth

Luke Brooks - 2nd - 16/Apr/11 with Konrad Doyle

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

PAJames - 2011

PAJames - 2011

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 28/Jun/10

Hidden - AltLd - 25/Jun/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 19/Jun/10

Ed Booth - Lead O/S - 26/May/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/May/10

adrianjenner - 2nd - 15/May/10

Owain Llewelyn - Lead - 20/May/08 with Phil

peter myers - 2nd - 2008 with Liam Flemming, Tom Sylvester

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/07

tumbling wizard - Lead - Apr/07

Ian McNeill - 2006

paul m hadley - Lead - 2002

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 2000 with Karen Ghiselli

Ched - Lead O/S - 1995 with Glanfor

L,2.
charlesmfrench - AltLd O/S - 25/May/87 with Pog

Mark Kemball - AltLd - 12/Jul/82 with Dave Abbey

Nigel Bond - AltLd - 16/May/82 with Charlie Leverton

done a number of times, once with C French about 1982
David Smith - Lead - 1980

Bolt Phobia - Lead dnf - 06/Jun/77

mikej - AltLd - 18/May/75 with Bill Church

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Total votes cast 15
hard E30 of 5
E30 of 5
easy E30 of 5
hard E20 of 5
E23 of 5
easy E22 of 5
hard E10 of 5
E10 of 5
easy E10 of 5
hard 6a0 of 5
6a0 of 5
easy 6a0 of 5
hard 5c0 of 5
5c4 of 5
easy 5c1 of 5
hard 5b0 of 5
5b0 of 5
easy 5b0 of 5
3 Stars1 of 5
2 Stars4 of 5
1 Star0 of 5
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Style of ascent

Lead9 of 33 (27.3%)
Followed4 of 33 (12.1%)
Alt Leads13 of 33 (39.4%)
Unknown7 of 33 (21.2%)

'Climbed'19 of 33 (57.6%)
clean O/S13 of 33 (39.4%)
dnf1 of 33 (3.0%)