Lost Horizon*** VS 5a
[Mitch on Lost Horizon, Long Rock 

Mitch on Lost Horizon, LOng Rock Slab, Baggy Point. hVS 5a
, 4 kb]

Rockfax Description
One of the best VSs in Devon. Start at the continuous crack-system just left of the corner of Urizen.
Follow the long, well-protected and sustained crack-system without deviation, but lots of grinning. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: The 100 Best UK VS routes?, Kernow, West Country Climbs, Rockfax West Country top 50, South West Climbs for a Northerner.

Photo: Mitch on Lost Horizon, Long Rock Mitch on Lost Horizon, LOng Rock Slab, Baggy Point. hVS 5a © pewe
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This climb is in 620 logbooks, and on 123 wishlists.

PeterDawson - Lead β - 25/Jul/15

ChristyCole - TR O/S - 20/Jul/15

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jul/15

What a wonderful route! Thank you to the South Devon Mountaineering club for the helpful beta.
Hamish777 - Lead β - 19/Jul/15 with Rachael, Andrea

Hamish lead this very well.
andrea83 - 2nd rpt - 19/Jul/15 with Rachel, Hamish

gabor - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/15

Fantastic climb!! Guidebook description of "lots of grinning" very apt - great gear, and some lovely moves.
SenzuBean - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/15 with Max

pimpy - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/15 with Paddy

supersouthward - Lead - 18/Jul/15 with chris weight

2nd'ing so Jack could get his lead in. Great climb, even on 2nd and even after having led it previously.
chrisweight - 2nd rpt - 18/Jul/15 with Jack Southward

dpalmer1961 - 2nd - 16/Jul/15

robgixer - 2nd - 15/Jul/15

probably the best VS I have ever climbed... stunning
dbrooks - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/15 with gidmord

gidmord - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/15 with dbrooks

Hidden - 2nd rpt - Jul/15

Lost a rock paper scissors toss-up, so had to second (gah). Placements are bomber; my leader hung off pro.
rockafunked - 2nd O/S - Jul/15

Hidden - Lead - Jul/15

Hidden - TR rpt - 25/Jun/15

andrewmcleod - Lead rpt - 20/Jun/15 with David Amundsen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/15

Karlos - Lead O/S - 17/May/15 with Harriet

Long, sustained VS in awesome setting
Harriet Stewart - 2nd - 17/May/15 with Karl

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/May/15

I have been wanting to lead this for ages after I seconded it a few years ago. Great climbing all the way up.
Legs - Lead O/S - 07/May/15

Lukem6 - Lead O/S - 04/May/15 with DANNY KRALL

Jenny Monkey - Lead O/S - 04/May/15 with kev

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/15

Adam_Jones - TR - 15/Apr/15

Wow, thin
GrahamHP - 2nd - 03/Apr/15 with Ian Pegg, Tony Walentowicz

Hidden - TR rpt - 21/Mar/15

Matt Harmon - Lead O/S - 18/Jan/15 with Anna Duckett

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jan/15

Jontheroofer - 2015

robgixer - Lead - 2015

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Dec/14

R2B - Lead O/S - 29/Nov/14 with Toby

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Nov/14

Will Mortimer - Lead O/S - 01/Nov/14 with Chris Joyce

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Oct/14

JDG2428 - Lead - 25/Oct/14 with Stu Howie

Tough and sustained
How easy - 2nd - 25/Oct/14

LJC - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/14 with Theo

Geoffers - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/14 with Lauren

Headjamm - 2nd - 29/Sep/14 with Geoffers

jhobbs - Lead - 28/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/14

TimPerkin - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/14 with Richard Harris

Hidden - Lead β - 27/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/14

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Sep/14

jon59 - 17/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/14

lcullum7 - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/14 with Simon Smith

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/14

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Sep/14

steve phillips - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/14 with evhall

Brilliant. Challenges The Night Watch as the best single pitch VS in the country!
Simon Caldwell - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/14 with Carmen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/14

Absolute stunner - grinned from ear-to-ear all the way up. Too much gear to warrant HVS, some great technical crack climbing for the grade. Best VS I've done by far as it stands.
chrisweight - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Alex Cox, Henry Forrester

What a stunning route - great crack climbing on bomber gear all the way. Best VS done to date. Sunny day, blue skies and climbing with your mates. Perfect. Not keen on the rope scramble down to the ridge though - that freaked me out way more than the climb for some reason!
snook - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Auguste

petecallaghan - 2nd rpt - 06/Sep/14 with Josey Field

mike.moss - 2nd - 06/Sep/14 with Roly Chuter

Hero climbing! Great, safe crack.
Rollo - Lead - 06/Sep/14 with Mike

timdi - Lead O/S - Sep/14

TP - Lead - 31/Aug/14 with Dave M

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/14

markfromstoke - 2nd - 31/Aug/14 with Ian

ian d f - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/14 with Mark

Pippa - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/14 with Jamie Thornley, Richard

mountain_jay - Lead - 30/Aug/14 with Pippa Froggatt

Very nice Vs, not as stiff as I thought it was going to be, great climbing from bottom to top.
waydan - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/14 with Adam Buldock, ElSwiftos

Really enjoyed following wayne up this one, great jams and footlocker really liked the move at mid point where crack us at its thinnest, where you are left and you need to swap to the right, dear I say it bit great little finger lock, would Def like to lead this some day
adam84 - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/14 with darren swift, wayne killerstein

RKirke - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/14 with Alex T, Edward Hastrop

Stroppy - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/14 with Alex Thomson, Roger Kirke

Great as ever
Alex the Alex - 2nd - 23/Aug/14 with Ed, Rog

Done it a few times now and still a great climb
Andy Chubb - 2nd rpt - 22/Aug/14 with Nick Gregory

sheelba - Lead - 22/Aug/14

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 22/Aug/14

andrewmcleod - 2nd rpt - 16/Aug/14 with Jacques Masson

snapperdan - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/14

Painful but solid footjams.
Alex Thompson - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/14 with Dan Sims

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/14

Dan0Me - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/14 with Moritz

hotfeet - Lead - 08/Aug/14 with StuartP

riff156 - Lead rpt - 03/Aug/14 with Hannahc

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/14

spragglerocks - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/14 with Matt

Plenty of foot jamming although I didn't really hand-jam anywhere, but plenty of gastoning! :)
andrewmcleod - Lead β - 21/Jul/14 with Rosa Williams

dmaldonado - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/14 with Ed Walker

first 5a lead, lovely climb with plenty of gear.. some moves require a bit of thinking but easy enough.. just make sure you don't get your foot stuck in the crack!!
gateaublaster - Lead β - 18/Jul/14 with Dan gay

One of the best VSs I've done. Sustained the whole way but there are enough reasonable rests. Gear is good all the way.
georgeevans88 - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/14 with Alex P

Hidden - Lead β - 13/Jul/14

Great lead by H.
brew_guru - 2nd - 13/Jul/14 with henry

steveprice.exmouth - 2nd - 08/Jul/14 with Graham Mead

3rd repeat of this lovely route. Never gets old.
Robin Woodward - Lead - Jul/14

petrch - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/14 with Kapo Ek

Hidden - Lead rpt - 25/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/14

First VS lead I think... And what a climb to break in to the grade on. :)
chrisdevon - Lead rpt - 23/Jun/14 with Mike

EllieWoods - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/14 with Dave C

Hidden - Solo rpt - 14/Jun/14

Hidden - TR rpt - 12/Jun/14

Hidden - TR rpt - Jun/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 31/May/14

BenFord893 - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/14

supersouthward - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/14 with dave buckley

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14

gg4419 - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Nick Stephens

matt_read - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Dave B

nickstephens - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Gareth Greeves

andrea83 - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Mark, Hamish

Hamish777 - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Andrea

Adam Hill - 08/Mar/14

Hidden - 2014

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Nov/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/13

VS 5a is just right, lovely climb!
ewanthomson - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/13 with Emma Light

Good route, but I felt Twinkletoes had more interesting climbing.
Monkey_Alan - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13 with Viskii Chicu

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/13

Lyndsay Superclimber - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/13 with Jimbo

Hardest vs in that its so sustained that I have done, almost hvs in my opinion... Cracker of a climb thouh, if any one is tempted then just be aware when climbing it... u havent done it un till your at the very top theres a tough little surprise just when u think your almost there! Gd times
clubmanpete - Lead - 27/Sep/13 with allan

surf1nal-kern0w - 2nd - 27/Sep/13

Montecore - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13 with Richard Lizzimore

rfdl100 - 2nd rpt - 22/Sep/13 with Rikki

Skullfire - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13 with Jun Minohara

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13

First VS. Beautiful day, Fantastic climb. Could have put entire rack in but started to run out of quickdraws. Deserves the stars.
martinindevon - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/13 with Mark N

LeadBalloon - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/13 with martin osborn

I did this sometime in the early '80s and thought it was a challenge then, it still is! No praticularly hard moves, though in the middle where the crack becomes too thin to use is the most interesting! It did keep making me think all the way though; had to get my feet sorted out.
crispycodd - Lead rpt - 01/Sep/13 with Stephen Venables

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/13

Awesome climb. Had a bit of a panic moment ca 10 m from the top, but calmed and climbed out of it. Still need to work on trusting those hand jams.
Echna - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/13 with Rich, Andy

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/13

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/13 with Lizi

Nice lead form Gregor. Great climb with some lovely moves.
AndyF - 2nd - 28/Aug/13 with Gregor

Pero - Lead - 25/Aug/13

Dptidman - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/13 with Chris Todd

A superb pitch :)
petegunn - Lead - 12/Aug/13 with Davina

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/13

martin one - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/13 with Russel scummer

mky77 - 2nd - 11/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Aug/13

Mrabey - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/13

gjh - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead - 10/Aug/13

High in the grade and quite sustained. Made the mistake of not taking any hexes or medium to big cams, so ended up running out the last 10 metres.
mariannekhoo - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Lizz Paley

Half Pint Lizz - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Marianne Khoo

jon_gill1 - 2nd rpt - 10/Aug/13 with ross garfoot, john ripley

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/13

kim.mulji - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/13 with Ian Cramman

Superb with a thin and thought provoking crux.
oscaig - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/13 with Kim Mulji

Ant Mace - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/13 with Mike Mace

Worth a visit to Baggy just in itself. Great climb.
chrisdevon - 2nd - 03/Aug/13 with Lloyd

Phileas Fauntleroy - Lead O/S - Aug/13 with James Latus, Dan Gorvett

Darrell Read - Lead - 27/Jul/13 with Emma Whittaker

Skip - 2nd rpt - 27/Jul/13 with Paul

Lumbering Oaf - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/13 with Paul

unique sustained crack climbing at its devon best
rockpool - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/13 with michael h, matt box

Michael-H - 2nd - 08/Jul/13 with rockpool, matt

Carodashes - 2nd - 07/Jul/13

steve-grigg - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13

hard, sustained, hot. a good lead by neil.
Tanya Savage - 2nd - 07/Jul/13 with Neil Pacey

JB2250 - 2nd O/S - 07/Jul/13 with Robin Woodward, Jenny Dart

Andy Moles - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/13 with Tom Powell

ferdia - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/13 with Burton

Jenny Dart - 2nd - Jul/13

Hidden - 2nd β - 30/Jun/13

Great climb. Plenty of rests after sets of trickier moves. Tons of gear.
Kate Edhouse - AltLd - 29/Jun/13 with gerwen

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Jun/13

Dave's lead. nice climb..stunning day
darren hudson - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Adele Long, Dave Wynne jones

Harder than VS in my opinion.
Skip - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/13 with Brenden

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/13

Robin Woodward - Lead - Jun/13

JezzaCat - 2nd - 26/May/13 with Richard

burto - Lead rpt - 24/May/13 with rowena, hertha

Rob84 - 2nd rpt - 03/May/13 with Jenko, Mel

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/13

Mr Tickle - 2nd O/S - 03/Mar/13 with davenev

davenev - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/13 with luke

MrWiggles - Lead - 21/Feb/13 with lewis stuart

Lewis Stewart - 2nd β - 21/Feb/13 with James Goss

Steve Mooney - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/13

Westcorkman - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/13 with Bob Dawson

Sustained and absorbing climbing. One of THE best VS's in the country.
Alex the Alex - Lead rpt - Feb/13

Ed morris - 2nd O/S - 13/Jan/13 with Colin

Ianhansen - 2013

Nick Biven - 2013

Hidden - 2013

haz rudry - Lead - 2013

Richard Kinsman - Lead O/S - 2013

Andy Chadwick - 2013

justaddpowder - Lead - 2013 with Caroline Milree

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2013

Tom Seccombe - Lead rpt - 07/Dec/12 with Elliot Spooner

mike hooper - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/12 with richard hudson

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Oct/12

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Oct/12

Dizz - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/12 with Hugh T

general - Lead - 30/Sep/12 with Ian Lau

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 30/Sep/12

danieleaston - 2nd - 29/Sep/12 with Saz

saz_b - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Dan Easton

althesin - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Reds, schristophersmith

Reds - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Althesin, schristophersmith

schristophersmith - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/12 with silas feaver, Ian Redfern

Great crack climb.
treg - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Ben

Sustained as it gets.
Jams Crwca - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/12 with Craig

LeadBalloon - 2nd O/S - 19/Sep/12 with Mark

MartinN - 2nd rpt - 16/Sep/12 with Bernard Stricker

Sustained. Loads of gear and grinning.
Matt Smith - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Nick Evens

amazing climb
saraguti - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12 with rick sewards

Graham Westbrook - 2nd - 12/Sep/12

Rowena Clare - Lead - 09/Sep/12

nickevens - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/12 with Matt Smith

5a defo in the middle, but it is rather sustained all the way up. Glad Pete was on the front end
Babika - 2nd - 08/Sep/12 with Kiwi Pete

alastairbegley - 2nd O/S - 05/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/12

98%monkey - Lead rpt - 01/Sep/12 with Nicki

Mistee - 2nd O/S - 01/Sep/12 with Phil

ad111 - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/12

tommytuffa - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/12 with Libby

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/12

arandall - Lead rpt - 20/Aug/12 with Wendy Matthews

Wendy Watthews - Lead dnf - 20/Aug/12 with arandall

Wendy Watthews - 2nd β - 20/Aug/12 with arandall

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/Aug/12

Excellent, Thankfully the rained stopped for long enough for this and Shangri-La. Abseil approach due to high tide.
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/12 with Becky E

Becky E - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/12 with Graeme Hammond

jon_gill1 - 2nd - 11/Aug/12 with john ripley

Storm cleared so nipped back down to do this quickly and beat the tide and huge waves, fun route but tough for VS as a couple of 5a moves low down and sustained.....
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 04/Aug/12 with Zoe

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Aug/12

excellent sustained, need lots of gear
rurp - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/12

Legs - 2nd O/S - 29/Jul/12 with Macca

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

peter.ravenscroft27 - Lead - 29/Jul/12

tim exley - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/12 with pete ravenscroft

Gambit - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/12 with Dan, Terry and Martin

Great climb
Andy Chubb - Lead - 22/Jul/12 with Julie Carroll

Exhilarating stuff
eroica64 - Lead - 22/Jul/12 with Mark Lee

Amazing, got some good hand and food jams.
alexjz - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Simon Kemper

Julie Carroll - 2nd - 22/Jul/12 with Andy Chubb

130ft/ 40m - lower section needs big gear (cams/ hexex) middle section needs small nuts (ca 5mm crack) upper section needs medium cams/ nuts or hexex
HansUDes - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12 with JA Thomson

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/12

I climb in the WET!!!
chakrit - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/12

Tom Seccombe - Lead O/S - 28/Jan/12 with Jack Curtin

Ian JL - 2012

JonG - 2012

Nice and boring.
alan moore - 2012

ollie_e - Lead O/S - Dec/11

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Nov/11

martin clarke - 2nd - 26/Nov/11 with steve ashworth

stephen ashworth - Lead - 26/Nov/11 with martin clarke

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead - 12/Nov/11

nickdonohue - 2nd - Nov/11 with Jim Barritt

Hertha - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/11 with Burto

alice fuller - 2nd O/S - 04/Oct/11 with george coiley

Joby - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Alice Fuller

Kirill - 2nd O/S - 24/Sep/11 with Chris Parson, Paul Bolton, Charles Moreton

drcorbasisgod - 2nd O/S - 24/Sep/11 with Kirill Spiridonov, Charles Moreton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/11

cem - 2nd rpt - 24/Sep/11 with Kirill Spiridonov, Paul Bolton, Chris Parson

Jim Slater - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/11 with Will Jones

MGrock - AltLd - 18/Sep/11

net - 2nd - 01/Sep/11 with George

Scorchingly hot.
GPN - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/11 with Annette

AJH - 2nd rpt - 29/Aug/11 with Rob

Moved together. Quality route at the end of a quality day!
JRae - Solo - 28/Aug/11 with M Watson

mark20 - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11

CRiddiford - 2nd - 28/Aug/11 with Mark

Alkis - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Chris Nawrat

Pete Rigby - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Toby Stead, Kelli Roberts

some tricky(scary) moves and the top section turned out to be much harder than it looked
matt25 - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/11

Tough for VS. Hard moves.
James Oswald - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/11 with Chris White

knicos - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/11 with Nicole Blake, Paul Salmon

very long and sustained
Paul1 - 2nd - 17/Aug/11 with Nick, Nicole

Tough but excellent. Lots of jamming for the feet they got a bit sore! Not especially pumpy. Technically hardest VS I've done (actually, hardest tech grade for all trad I've done yet), pleased with the onsight
col3 - 2nd O/S - 17/Aug/11 with Nick, Paul

nickmattia - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11 with jonno hodgson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11

Slick - Lead - 14/Aug/11 with Isabel Evans

timstyles - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11 with Mayur Patel, Jon Bradley

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Aug/11

jonnohodgson1 - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/11 with nick mattia

Good value
jon bradley - 2nd rpt - 14/Aug/11 with Mayur Patel, Tim Styles

The classic of the crag, very strait forward good finger locking most of the way apart from the small crux section near the middle. Also has an abundance of gear. The climbing is pretty relentless though, no real rests or easy parts.
Quarryboy - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11 with David Bradbrook

Different Steve - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/11 with Emma Hawkins

bullybones - Lead - 13/Aug/11 with Linda F

Anthony Dixon - Lead - 12/Aug/11 with Alan

stujamo - 2nd - 09/Aug/11 with K.Ansell

Excellent route, loved every minute. Not sure there's any 5a moves but it's definitely sustained with just enough rests for the feet. Loads of gear if you remember to bring enough draws.
asmith37 - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/11 with Bex Leigh

hazeysunshine - 2nd - 04/Aug/11 with Ann B

Marti999 - 2nd rpt - 03/Aug/11 with Mick Ward

cjb1992 - Lead O/S - Aug/11 with Elena

David Staples - Lead β - Aug/11

Elaine Budden - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/11 with tom bunn

Probably the best route i have ever done! 5 Stars!
El3ctroFuzz - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/11 with Elaine Budden

Kate Edhouse - 2nd - 30/Jul/11 with Kyle Worgan

kyle - Lead - 30/Jul/11 with Kate Edhouse

The Ivanator - 2nd rpt - 28/Jul/11 with Rosie, Rich

Rich God 3 - Lead - 28/Jul/11 with The Ivanator

mountaingoatgirl - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/11 with Rich, Ivan

Kevster - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/11

Joris.Roulleau - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Peter Skan

A beautiful line. What an awesome route. Cruised by a grinning Lasma :)
sophiecb - 2nd - 03/Jul/11 with Lasma

Sweet line for those who can twist and toe jam! Beautiful slab!
Lasma - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with sophiecb

Happy Wanderer - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Ken T

Good rout Top VS.
hangon - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Jo

Excellent climbing. Top end VS, in fact harder than some HVSs that I've done. Thought Holly would be ok on this as it's on a slab but she couldn't do the crux (I suspect she didn't trust the small smeary holds), so had to pull her up (she pulled on one rope while I took in the other - have never had to do that before but it worked well). Otherwise she did it fine if a bit slowly, though she stuggled with the final jamming crack.
Misha - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Holly

Tough for VS. I thought it was good, but not as good as Twinkletoes, which I thought was excellent.
eduardo - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Roger F

steve prior - Lead - Jul/11 with Andy C

peter.ravenscroft27 - Lead - 20/May/11

Sun came out and sweated my nads off all the way. Superb protection.
Zoomer - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11 with Nobby Clarke

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Mar/11

coombs - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/11

Tough on the feet, but a nice climb none the less. Not sure about the 3 stars - I gave it 2.
BelayBunney - 2nd O/S - 05/Mar/11 with Catherine, Francois

Don't hang around for too long or you'll get very sore feet!
francois - Lead - 05/Mar/11 with Catherine, Chris

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Mar/11

Ben - Lead β - Mar/11 with My driving instructor

Slippery and muddy descent. Sun had come out, bizarrely out of the wind on an extremely windy day, beautiful clinb - will repeat.
98%monkey - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/11 with Jeff

Great climbing and huge amounts of gear.
Ffej - 2nd O/S - 26/Feb/11 with Phil Mitch

Ben Russell - 2nd O/S - 17/Feb/11

Quality, tonnes of gear possibilities.
jezb1 - Lead - 30/Jan/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/11

Rob84 - 2nd rpt - 22/Jan/11

misterb - Lead O/S - 2011 with wain

jon59 - 2011

PeterDawson - TR O/S - 2011

Hidden - 2011

mwatson - 2011

djromberg - 2011

Craig Geddes - 2nd - 13/Dec/10 with Chris Goddard

Ben - 2nd - 14/Nov/10 with Petroc College

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Nov/10

Great line, found I depended on painful footjams in the crack on several occasions.
The Ivanator - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/10 with Toby

brian watson - 2nd rpt - 17/Oct/10 with neil weymouth

nick hawkins - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/10

rfdl100 - 2nd O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Stu Barclay, Simon Waters

Abi Chard - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Ian

ian caton - 2nd rpt - 26/Sep/10 with Abi

gingerwolf - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10

lead on alek's gear
Laurence Everitt - Lead β - 25/Sep/10 with Chris Poole, Alek Kumar

alek - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Chris Poole, Laurence Everitt

Chris the Tall - 2nd - 25/Sep/10 with Vic

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/10

Still totally ace.
victim of mathematics - 2nd rpt - 19/Sep/10 with Becky, Andy

Bex_M - 2nd O/S - 19/Sep/10 with Andy, Colin

Hidden - Lead - 12/Sep/10

Sophie Nunn - 2nd O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Floris

Haytor_Haggis - 2nd - 12/Sep/10 with Steve Woollard

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

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

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10

arandall - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/10 with Ben Kelsey

only used holds in the crack made it feel 5b - needed practice on splitter cracks.
benkelsey - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/10 with Alex Randall

Alex T (RAFMA) - Lead - 03/Sep/10 with Rimon

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/10

jtree03 - Lead - 28/Aug/10 with dazza

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/10

nickstephens - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with Nancy Jones, Peter Jones

Alasdair88 - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with Claire

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Aug/10

fishinwater - 2nd - 31/Jul/10 with Barry

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/10

bullwinkle - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/10 with Bart

Warren Earle - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/10 with Javi

Nice climb, a little bit slippery, but solid protections. It took me a while because I was really scared, but protections are very solid.
trinker - Lead - 24/Jul/10 with Warren

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10

vertically_challenged - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/10

3kidsandanorton - Lead - 10/Jul/10 with Nicki

Really good fun
Ade7 - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Pete T

teflonpete - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Ade

Nicola - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Barry

Mike W - Lead O/S - Apr/10

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

Homes - Lead - 13/Feb/10 with Jonny C

jcook1980 - 2nd - 13/Feb/10 with Luke Holmes

BorisVBlade - 2nd O/S - 07/Feb/10 with Guillaume Billardon

Lovely. Looks daunting from the ab, but well protected and everything's there.
Joolz - Lead O/S - 25/Jan/10

Richard Morgan - 2nd - 17/Jan/10 with Toby Kluth

Ybot Htulk - Lead - 17/Jan/10 with Richard

monsteratt - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/10 with Andy Abe and & Co

Nic led and I seconded - lovely but 5a is overgraded. was cold out of the sun. plenty of gear but thin for hands and feet in the middle - I mostly pulled up on crimps whilst smearing.
RachaelB - 2nd - 01/Jan/10 with Nic Fleming

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Jan/10

MGrock - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

my first 5a lead for a while, and a good one
simonwaters5 - Lead O/S - 2010 with Richard Lizzimore

due to stepping in a puddle of seawater beforehand and solvents on my soles the day before, i slipped thrice and dogged it. then i got to a friend and got it inverted by accident it took me a fair 15 minutes of pushing and yanking. follow the distinct crack left of Urizen
Aaron Phillips - 2nd dog - 23/Oct/09 with my dad

Crux moves are very well protected - First class Climb The desent down the grass ridge on to the top of the climb was the 'gripper' Take a hand line!
Dawlish - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/09 with Son Aaron

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Sep/09

Richard Gamble - 2nd - 26/Sep/09

jamming not my forte but was a enjoyable climb bit of a change from what i usually climb
culmclimberRob - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/09 with laura bennett

Andrew1 - Lead - 20/Sep/09 with Trys Negus

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09

Very good. Whenever there is a difficult move or two there is always perfect protection, followed by big holds to have a rest on.
D Berry - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/09 with Claire Berry

khawk - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09 with RT

Hidden - Lead rpt - 29/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/09

3 Names - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/09 with Sumee Holloway

Hidden - Lead - 16/Aug/09

lithos - Lead - 16/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Aug/09

tremendous route, sustained varied and well protected. deserves its stars.
pebbles - 2nd - 09/Aug/09 with ali, anne F

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/09

What a fantastic route :-).
nblackbeard - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/09 with Darren Russell & Jo Bulger

jbulger - 2nd - 01/Aug/09 with Nick Blackbeard, Darren Russell

matty g - 2nd O/S - 01/Aug/09

gripped01 - Lead O/S - Aug/09 with RAFMA

DavidEvans - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/09 with Helen Garrett

Hidden - Lead dog - 27/Jul/09

PilarMartinez - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/09 with TheCherokee

Steerpike - Lead rpt - 20/Jul/09 with Huw

Ben Sidsaph - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/09 with Mick Cooke

D4VID - 2nd - 03/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead - 02/Mar/09

Really good fun, well worth it's stars!
Ceridwen - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/09 with Mark

feilx - Lead rpt - 15/Feb/09 with Heather

paulh1967 - 2009

Hidden - Lead rpt - 2009

chrisallan - 2009

Rushed to do this route. Not enough time before dark to lead so ran up a top rope. Top route with bomber protection. Will def lead in the future.
Reeges - TR O/S - 07/Dec/08 with Nick Saunders

Steerpike - 2nd rpt - 19/Oct/08 with Bruce

adamscottthomas - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/08 with Ellen Taylor

Really good, - will lead one day! V long.
ellentaylor - 2nd O/S - 11/Oct/08 with Adam Thomas

Hidden - Lead - Oct/08

gonggashan - 2nd - Oct/08

erica - 2nd - 27/Sep/08 with John

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/08 with Erica

climbingpixie - 2nd - 13/Sep/08 with James

Hidden - Lead - 13/Sep/08

Thought this was pretty tough for a VS!
mrtom - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/08 with Christina Matteotti

petellis - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Alpha Blue

GrantB - 2nd - 24/Aug/08 with Alpha Red

Hidden - Lead - 24/Aug/08

Bristoldave - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/08 with douglas

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

Dan Shirley - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/08

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 23/Feb/08

John Lisle - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/07

eley1 - Lead - Nov/07 with steve

Hidden - Lead - 30/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/07

maybe_si - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/07 with charlie

Great route, tougher than I was expecting!
thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/07 with Josh, Toby

And Toby. Nice route, I'll go back and lead it one day :o)
freelancer_85 - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/07 with Tom

dobrek - 2nd O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Simon K

Put a big smile on my face!
BruceW - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Becca

django - 2nd β - Sep/07 with Phil Watson

brian watson - Sep/07 with scott titt

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Aug/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/07

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Aug/07

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/07

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/07 with Ben Smith

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Aug/07

John Kettle - Lead O/S - Aug/07

Ybot Htulk - 2nd - Aug/07 with Josh and Tom

finished the ab in just as the sunset turned the cove golden, awesome line, great atmosphere... pity I just wasn't strong enough, being the end of a longish day didn't help.
nikinko - TR dog - 14/Jul/07 with freelancer_85

404.mac - Lead - Apr/07

Julia Chatterton - 2nd - 24/Mar/07 with Will

Paz - 2nd O/S - 03/Feb/07 with TS2, MM

Rob Kennard - 2007

climber sim - 2007

John Lisle - 2007

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2007

sebrider - Lead O/S - 2007 with Mark Barnett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2007

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Nov/06

Ybot Htulk - 2nd - Nov/06 with Kristoffer

Mark Kemball - 2nd - 27/Oct/06 with Stu Bradbury

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Oct/06

feilx - 2nd - 08/Oct/06 with Tom H

Marq - 2nd O/S - 16/Sep/06 with Daniel Dennehy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/06

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Sep/06

Hidden - Lead - 10/Sep/06

gareth r - 2nd O/S - 09/Sep/06 with Martin

Couple of moves higher up!
manwithacam - 2nd - Sep/06 with Martin

sgl - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/06 with Konnie

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/06

Superb route and one of my favourite pitches ever - long, exposed, awesome line, bomber gear, technical but do-able moves, all by the seaside in the sun - what more could you ask for?!!
Rob84 - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/06 with Jim D

tumbling wizard - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/06

Dave Kerr - Lead - 09/Aug/06 with Jill Kerr

victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 06/Aug/06 with crossdressingrodney

Probably the best single pitch VS in the world. Ever.
crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/06 with victim of mathematics

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Aug/06

nathanmanc - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/06 with Chris Todd

mikelaing - Lead O/S - Aug/06 with Carolyn

cas54321 - 2nd - Aug/06 with Mike

cat22 - 2nd - Aug/06 with Chris B, Megan

Daniel Wrightson - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/06 with Oli sherman

Solid for VS. Great photo opportunities as the abseil line runs just a few metres to the side.
Oliver Sherman - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06 with Dan Wrightson

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - Jul/06 with Kate

John Lisle - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Really hard work, and cold.
localboy - 2nd dog - 20/Nov/05 with Simon F

Danhan - 2nd - 11/Sep/05 with Nick

Hidden - Lead - 20/Aug/05

AJM - Lead O/S - Aug/05 with Stuart Fox, Alex Gaastra

Tim W - Lead O/S - Aug/05 with Gwyn

the best vs in north devon
rockpool - Lead O/S - Aug/05 with pol

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2005

bloomin painful with one ripped shoe!
Andy Campbell - 2nd O/S - 2005 with Sim

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2005

Steve Lenartowicz - 2005 with Clare

Very easy for the grade.
TobyA - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/04 with TobyFK

Worcester_Ash - 2nd O/S - Oct/04 with Jamie and Jo

JamieAyres - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/04 with Nick Ingram

Superb route. Would be HVS if the gear wasn't perfect.
Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/04 with Rigby

hard work dirty rock came away with my protection when i fell!!!
Alaister Nurse - Lead dnf - 06/Aug/04 with Edward Jenkins

sam coward - Lead rpt - 01/Aug/04 with Helen

max_chan - 2nd O/S - 17/Jul/04 with Simon

Chad123 - Lead O/S - Jul/04 with Various

colin milton - 2nd rpt - 28/Sep/03 with simon murphy

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Sep/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/03

Great route.
Rog Wilko - Lead - Aug/03 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/03

Hidden - 2003

chris sm - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/02 with Pippa Froggatt

Urgles - Lead - Aug/02 with Laura

BALD EAGLE - Lead - 23/Jun/02 with Duncan Bender

MKH - Lead O/S - 2002

Stone Muppet - 2002

7ames - Lead O/S - 2002

MartinN - 2nd O/S - 23/Sep/01

Will Homoky - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/01 with Ned Atkins

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/01

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/01

northerngreg - Lead O/S - 2001

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2001

jmhood - Lead O/S - 2001 with Allen Brady

timreynolds - Lead - 23/Sep/00 with Paul Bastiaiens

Jason Gotel - TR - Aug/00

Hidden - 18/Jun/00

CraigMac1 - 2000

NickP - 2000

Hidden - 18/Jul/99

IanGilbertJones - 2nd O/S - 31/Jan/99 with Geoff Quinn

pigeonjim - 2nd O/S - 1999

CrashMat Rob - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/98 with Nicky

Mark Kemball - 2nd - 17/Feb/98 with Rob Galley

markpollak - Lead O/S - 1998

Mickdenali - Lead O/S - 1998

cem - 2nd - 30/Nov/97 with Andrew Roberts, Graham Dolman

plain kitten - 01/Oct/97

plain kitten - Lead - 01/Oct/97

five - Lead O/S - Feb/97

cornishben - Lead O/S - 1997

leadmat - Lead - 1997 with Graham Fleury

andy_pemberton - Lead - 1997

babymoac - Lead - 23/Nov/96 with Phil

colin milton - Lead - 20/Aug/95 with eric milton

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/95

tracyclimber - 2nd - 16/Jul/95

timreynolds - Lead - 15/Jul/95 with Lee Gathercole

Adrian Daniels - 2nd - 01/Oct/94 with Steve Webster

kristian - 2nd - Nov/93

Raggar - 2nd - 07/Aug/93 with Jon B

Hidden - 06/Aug/93

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - Aug/93 with Karen Ghiselli

sdht - 1993

nai - Lead - Feb/92 with Roger Devy

kp64zl - 2nd - Feb/92 with Giles

Marti999 - Lead - 1992

Hidden - Lead - 1992

MoWalker3 - 18/Aug/91 with Joe

Iain Thow - Lead - 24/Oct/90 with Rob Ivens

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/90

andy gittins - Lead - 1990

Andy Say - Lead - 01/Nov/89

Jelly Mould Surfer - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/89

surfbish - Lead O/S - Apr/89

Derek Ryden - Lead dog - 1989 with Adam Harvey

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 1988 with Emily

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Dec/87

Tom V - 16/Aug/87 with Howie Darwin

Andy Chubb - Lead - 11/Jul/87 with Geoff Barker

Nigel Bond - Lead - 11/Oct/86 with Roger Skews

rogerskews - 11/Oct/86 with Nigel Bond

Simon cook - Aug/86

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/86

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/86

Andy Chubb - Lead - 29/Sep/85 with Andy Roberts

mikej - 2nd - 18/Sep/85 with Mike Byles

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/84

tapley - Lead - 10/Sep/84 with Dave Kent

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/83

Mark Kemball - Lead - 19/Jun/83 with Rob Jarrett

Ena - Lead O/S - May/83 with Martin Trouse

Hammy - AltLd - 17/Aug/81 with Rob Lawson

beaumap - Lead - 26/Jun/81 with Martin Davis

mark-abz - Lead - 08/Jun/80 with Rob S

Chris Craggs - 1980

Norman_P_W - 1980

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/79

Mike C - Lead - 20/May/79 with Jon Tinker

Mike C - 2nd - 04/Mar/79 with Steve Bell

Mike C - 2nd - 14/Oct/78 with Kevin Howett

Ken Taylor - AltLd O/S - 16/Aug/78 with Chris Lloyd

Hidden - Lead - 07/Aug/78

D Tempest - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/78

Mike C - 2nd - 29/Apr/78 with Kevin Howett

Hidden - 2nd - 11/Aug/77

Hidden - Lead - 11/Aug/77

turnerk - 1976

Hidden - 1976

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