Finale Groove** VS 4b
[Finale Groove, pitch 2., 2 kb]52m, 3 pitches. Some fine climbing. Small narrow subsidiary slab lies just right of the Wall End slab.
A.J.J. Moulam, P.J.Harding 1949

Photo: Finale Groove, pitch 2. © caradoc
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 110 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

'the groove' pitch . a nice escape from work - great groove pitch but over very soon.
Stanners - AltLd O/S - 08/Jul/15 with Robbie Leishman

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/15 with Debbie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/15

Much easier than guidebook would suggest, would give it an easy to mid severe rating. Quite vegetated, but decent rock.
lukimotaka - 2nd - 30/May/15 with Josh

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 25/Jan/15

Led p1.
cem - AltLd O/S - 25/Jan/15 with Will Grayson, Paul Bolton

Ursula
jana_t - 2015

TGreen - 2nd rpt - 18/Oct/14 with tom b, Rosie Henstock

Rosie Henstock - 2nd rpt - 18/Oct/14 with Tommy B

TGreen - 2nd rpt - 24/Jul/14 with Rosie Henstock

2nd pitch only after starting up Awaken
Rosie Henstock - Lead rpt - 24/Jul/14 with Tom Green

ADConway - AltLd O/S - 15/Jun/14 with Amy Sidderley

snowfluke - AltLd O/S - 15/Jun/14 with Alex Conway

ElvisLeg - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Sally

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Nov/13

Hidden - 22/Sep/13

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Jul/13

not bad climbing some interesting moves
JamesWilliams - AltLd O/S - 22/Jul/13 with jamesA

dpm23 - Lead - 26/May/13

Hidden - AltLd - 13/Aug/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Jul/12

Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/12 with Rosie Henstock

Rosie Henstock - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/12 with Laurence

Hidden - Solo - 23/May/12

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/May/12

Clive Dean - 2nd β - 10/May/12 with Martin Skidmore

mdg skidmore - Lead - 09/May/12

very nice climb definately do it again!
Gavpd259 - 2nd β - 08/Apr/12

Pitch 1. Worth a star, but a bit dirty in places.
MarkRoe - AltLd O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Matt Breakell

matty123 - AltLd - 31/Mar/12 with Mark Roe

Ed Booth - Lead - 19/Mar/12 with Joe Dawson

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 08/Jan/12

Hidden - AltLd - 2012

sk8world19 - AltLd - 24/Sep/11 with hugh watkin

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Aug/11

Cheated a little while leading the 4b second pitch. Couldn't stay in the groove once I got in it and had to climb the right arrete.
avin_a_look - AltLd dog - 06/Aug/11 with Rich Payne, phil griffiths

matty123 - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Richard Breakell

Daymo - 2nd O/S - 19/May/11 with Gaz

bavarianGaz - Lead O/S - 19/May/11 with Damian

uremac83 - 2011

Ander - AltLd - 19/Sep/10 with Bad Toro

First VS lead :). Millet- I'm on your ass
Sparrowmonkey - AltLd - 19/Sep/10 with Bootcamp Broadman

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/10

tricky move about 4 meters up when the clib moves to the right. fairly good protection
richardlongfils1986 - AltLd rpt - 30/Jul/10 with Mike dudley, chris whitehead

done before apparently (I never remember)but the other way round, so both lead all
climbingxcat - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Brian

Hidden - Lead rpt - 02/Jul/10

Hadn't been on here so hadn't seen previous comments. Yes there is a nest. Although we did disturb them they did return later and there are no warning signs.
SGD - Lead - 17/Apr/10 with Vicky Holmes

P2, bird nesting in tree on the P1 belay, so please don't climb this route for the next few months.
groovy_nut - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/10 with Matt K

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/10

willson - AltLd - 13/Mar/10 with Ali H

Antony Mottershead - 2010

t10101 - 2nd rpt - 04/Oct/09

almost slipped on the crux, heart rate going
Samo - Solo - 05/Sep/09

t10101 - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/09

not too sure about the top...
TomWebber - Solo - 03/Sep/09

Groove covered in licken, difficult pull in to groove
chile-dog03 - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/09 with Steve Redmond

With direct second pitch. Great route.
Ed Booth - Lead - 15/Jul/09

Only severe in Guide book wouldn't have tried it otherwise! two seconds on Alpine butterfly
seb m-c - Lead - 13/Jun/09 with Kam n Quentin

first VS lead
trigger118 - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/09 with Ali Othen

Wrekin Club Meet
andy tetsill - Lead - Apr/09

Marvino - Lead - 29/Mar/09 with Rach

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/09

stvredmond - Lead O/S - 2009

groove direct (4c)
Samo - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/08 with Sam Twiddy

Random - 2nd - 19/Oct/08 with Sam Watkins

Ing - AltLd - 25/Aug/08 with Hal & Stevie G

Jon linked the whole climb. Pleasant setting for a fun little "multi-pitch".
Alex Thompson - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/08 with Jon Thompson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/08

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Feb/08

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Feb/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/07

EAYL - AltLd - 09/Aug/07 with Rich

Hidden - 09/Aug/07

Torrential rain stopped play at the top of pitch 1.
TobyA - Lead dnf - 08/Jul/07 with Ed

groove direct 4C
bobpilgrem - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/07 with Bob/Nic

2nd pitch only
Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead - 09/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead - 03/Feb/07

EAYL - 2nd - 16/Nov/06 with Peak Phil

Peakphil - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/06

TGreen - Lead rpt - 22/Sep/06 with Ed W

TGreen - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/06 with Lucy G

Hidden - Lead - 06/Aug/06

Chesh led second pitch.
spqr - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/06 with Chesh

Chesh - AltLd - 18/Jun/06 with Mash

Simon Cahill - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/06 with Jonathon Cahill

Martyn - Lead O/S - Apr/06 with Simon Bayliss

Hidden - 2006

timjones - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/05 with Alison Broome

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/04

Hidden - AltLd - 2004

Hidden - 12/Aug/03

Roget - Solo O/S - 2003 with jim, jon

Wayne S - 2003

andy tetsill - Lead - Aug/02

unfit - AltLd - 07/Jul/02 with matt allport

My first VS.
Andy Clarke - Lead O/S - 06/May/02 with ChrisA

Hidden - 2nd - Dec/00

Hidden - Lead - 01/May/00

Ian Archer - AltLd O/S - 26/Oct/97 with Bob Abella

Rog Wilko - Lead - Oct/92 with Debbie Wilkinson

tlr - Lead - 08/Jan/89 with Dad

Nigel Bond - AltLd - 06/Jul/82 with Charlie Leverton

Hidden - Lead - 1973

RichardMc - Lead - 03/Oct/68 with Robin Brooke-Smith

RichardMc - Lead - 31/Mar/68

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