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Raven's Nest** VD

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Raven's Nest (Variation Finish Left) >>
[the fun of belaying in a cave, 3 kb]12m. The long groove gives a fine well protected pitch to a fun subterranean exit under the capping boulders. © ROCKFAX

Photo: the fun of belaying in a cave © Jimmy O
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This climb is in 108 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

MikeLell - Solo O/S - 19/May/14

FBerry - 2nd - 17/May/14

Hidden - 17/May/14

ablackett - Lead - 17/May/14 with Fran

Jimmy O - Lead rpt - 29/Sep/13 with Clare Osborne

Jimmy O - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Matt Down

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13

Fun top out. Belayed in the cave.
catjm - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/13 with Robbie McLean

Tasmin - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/13 with Craig Holden

Simnel - Lead - 30/Jun/13 with Andy H

Jimmy O - 2nd rpt - 01/May/13 with Jonny Taylor

jonny taylor - Lead rpt - 01/May/13 with James

ablackett - Lead - Apr/13 with Andy Wallace

I'd have made a terrible miner.
Craig Holden - 2nd O/S - 2013 with Tasmin Fletcher

SHAWZIE - 2013

Hidden - Lead - 2013

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - 2nd - 09/Sep/12 with John Birtill

johnjb - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12 with Tom

Tim Rodgers - Lead - 22/Aug/12 with Rod Molyneux

Jonny M - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Karen Chalmers

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/12

David Cowley - Lead - 29/May/12

Hidden - 2nd - 29/May/12

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 25/May/12

Hidden - 2nd - 20/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/12

Hidden - Lead - Apr/12

Euan Strachan - Lead - 24/Mar/12 with Laura Wright, Callum T

timmyhobby - Lead - 06/Dec/11

David Bulley - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/11 with Andy Chisholm

JohnTheMountainGoat - 2nd - 31/Jul/11 with Malcolm Pounder

Good fun, worth the stars.
chrissy - Lead - 30/Jul/11 with toni

Liam Martin - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/11 with Shaun Duke

gaz1971uk - TR - 26/Jul/11 with liam martin

Alex Winter - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/11 with Doug

oraneym - 2nd - 10/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/11

Hidden - TR rpt - 22/Apr/11

petegunn - 2nd - 10/Apr/11 with Davina

rgd1977 - 2nd rpt - 10/Apr/11

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

Adrianw - 2nd - 12/Sep/10 with Sarah Hawker

sarah hawker - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Adrian W

Jimmy O - Lead rpt - 30/Aug/10 with Clare Osborne

Jungle_153 - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10 with Femke van den Berg

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo - 04/Aug/10

Pleasant
Richard Alderton - 2nd - 01/Aug/10 with Ellie

EllieWoods - Lead - 01/Aug/10 with Rich

petegunn - 2nd - 24/Jun/10 with Davina

Hidden - Lead rpt - 24/Jun/10

JonathanJones - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Anna Maughn

Peter White - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10 with Stuart Hallett, Andrew Higgins

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/10

exit through a cave, hilarious
kitP - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/10 with Kate, Andy

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jun/10

Andy DB - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/10 with Jen, chris, Kate

Hidden - Jun/10

Hidden - TR rpt - 21/May/10

Chance for Alistair to learn his leading skills
Colin Matheson - 2nd - 19/May/10 with Peter and Alistair

Hidden - Solo rpt - 15/May/10

odox - Solo - 28/Apr/10

rgd1977 - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10

beckybray1 - 2nd dog - 17/Apr/10

jonny taylor - 2nd - 14/Apr/10 with Andy B

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

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Apr/10

Colin Matheson - Lead - 20/Sep/09 with Pete Aldred

Peter White - Lead - 16/Aug/09 with Matt Poxon

AndrewShanks - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/09 with Ian NMC

Colin Matheson - Lead - 15/Jul/09 with Ryan Smith

monkeytennis - Lead β - 01/Jun/09 with Mark

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 01/Jun/09

monkeytennis - 2nd rpt - 01/Jun/09 with Mark

monkeytennis - 2nd O/S - 28/May/09 with Mark

Hidden - Lead rpt - 28/May/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 14/May/09

Helen James - Lead - May/09

clairepoppett - 2nd - 11/Mar/09 with James Osborn

Jimmy O - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/09 with Claire Poppett

folksi - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/08

Adrianw - Lead O/S - 21/May/08 with Ross Freeman, Martin Cooper

Good route worth the stars
jonny taylor - 2nd - 20/Apr/08 with Lindsey K

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/Jun/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2007

Em66 - TR - 23/Oct/06 with Mat

u1jd - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/06 with Tom

Go through the hole on your back, much easier
u1jd - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/06 with Martina

Colin Matheson - Lead - 14/Jun/06 with Albert NMC

chris2451 - Lead O/S - Jun/06 with David Brigham

dj_brigham05 - 2nd O/S - Jun/06 with Chris Thain

What a great little route, exiting via the cave, quite hard for its grade I'd say. Take care with sorting out how the rope runs through the cave as you don't want to chuck loose pebbles down on your second
snowcat - Lead O/S - 04/May/06 with Steve Orrell

Rattis69 - Lead O/S - 2006 with Richard Abbott

Hidden - Lead - Sep/05

Outdoorfun37 - 2nd - 13/Jul/03

JiveWeasel - Lead - 21/Sep/02 with Flexibility Boy

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/02

Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - Aug/00 with Carmen and Pauline

John Pickles - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/96

malc - 2nd - 30/May/91

Hidden - Solo - 1981

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - 1970 with Geoff Leach

Lord of Starkness - 1969

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Voting
Total votes cast 47
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HVD0 of 24
easy HVD6 of 24
hard VD7 of 24
VD11 of 24
easy VD0 of 24
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easy HD0 of 24
3 Stars13 of 23
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Style of ascent

Soloed5 of 108 (4.6%)
Lead55 of 108 (50.9%)
Followed37 of 108 (34.3%)
Toproped4 of 108 (3.7%)
Unknown7 of 108 (6.5%)

'Climbed'50 of 108 (46.3%)
clean O/S40 of 108 (37.0%)
clean β1 of 108 (0.9%)
clean rpt16 of 108 (14.8%)
dogged1 of 108 (0.9%)