Clocher Clochetons traverse*** AD-
[Exposure on the first Clocherton!, 2 kb]A classic, short training climb. A small rack is sufficient, there is in situ gear for the abseils.

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Photo: Exposure on the first Clocherton! © Mr. K
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This climb is in 63 logbooks, and on 21 wishlists.

Tyrolean traverse was fun.
davkeo - Solo O/S - 29/Aug/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/15

Continuation of Label Virginie. The Tyrolean was probably the highlight of the route!
Ken Applegate - AltLd - 07/Aug/15 with Andy Barker

Mistakenly abseiled off the wrong side of the Clocher after Label Virginie. Then mistakenly climbed back up it via the 6a variation (hard in approach shoes). The traverse was fun, especially the tyrolean and taking my rucksack off halfway up the final chimney.
Andrew Barker - AltLd O/S - 07/Aug/15 with Ken Applegate

hairy51 - AltLd O/S - Aug/15 with Ben Axford, Joe Andrews

Did the Clocher but not the Clochetons
Tony Ryland - Lead dnf - 30/Jul/15 with Jonathan Davies

Pretty chilled route. Climbing is all very straightforward apart from the slippery final chimney! Tyrolean was good fun. Took about 2h45.
alexm198 - AltLd O/S - 02/Jul/15 with Jon

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 02/Jul/15

alooker - Lead - Jul/15

plain kitten - 2015

Hidden - AltLd - 02/Sep/14

Frank Blakeley - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/14 with Paul

Hidden - 14/Aug/14

Andrew will wilson - AltLd - Aug/14

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jul/14

mike mo - 2014

Really cool route, more abseiling than climbing though! Long walk in as the lifts are closed for the off season.
joe.91 - AltLd O/S - 27/Sep/13 with Thomas Reid

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

Sam Simpson - AltLd O/S - 22/Aug/13 with Alex Marchant, Ally Hurst

Nigel Bond - Solo - 18/Jul/13 with Dave Dewhurst

jcw - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Tobias at Home - 2013

Missed out the last needle as Chris' feet were disintegrating but still an amazing day out - did the optional tyrolean traverse.
Mr. K - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/12 with Chris Mullaney

fathobbit - 2nd - 07/Sep/12 with Mr. K

Hidden - AltLd - Sep/12

Ashley Hold - AltLd - Sep/12 with Torquil Bennett

Great fun, the tyrolean was novel if a bit short. Could be very time consuming if there wasnt a party ahead to catch the rope.
AlexxelA - 2nd O/S - 30/Jul/12

Tom Campbell - Jul/12

kingjam - AltLd - Jul/12 with Craig Higgins, Matt Naylor

Colin Scotchford - 12/Sep/11

chrissloan84 - Aug/11 with paul

r_findlay - 31/Jul/11 with stu_buchan43

Hidden - AltLd - 31/Jul/11

Great fun apart from one damp pitch!
Poco Loco - AltLd - 25/Jul/11 with R. Horler, Bald Eagle

BALD EAGLE - AltLd - 25/Jul/11 with Rob Horler, J.Pomeroy

Got lost on the walk in, did the first pitch, abbed off the wrong way and had a terrifying experience with a dodgy anchor then backed off due to bad weather
RKernan - AltLd dnf - 10/Jul/11 with Sinéad Oakes

Sinéad - AltLd dnf - 10/Jul/11 with Ronan Kernan

Hidden - AltLd - Oct/10

Ashley Hold - AltLd - Oct/10 with Torquil Bennett

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Sep/10

Dave Toseland - AltLd - 26/Aug/10 with Jim

Jack Doyle - Aug/10 with mishell

Guy Wilson - 2010

DebJ - 2nd - 08/Sep/09 with Al Powell, Chris & Terry

Big Fun
Souljah - AltLd - 05/Sep/09 with Shaun

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 30/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/09

tim20 - 2009

shaun walby - AltLd - 10/Jul/08 with Kev Groome

Hidden - AltLd - Jun/07

Nice... must go back and do the 2nd and 3rd towers with the Tyrolean some time.
andybuckley - AltLd - Jul/06 with Tom Whipple

Moved together, Rich coaching.
Simon K - AltLd β - 29/Aug/05 with PR + Rich Cross

MoWalker3 - Solo - 01/Aug/05

Hidden - AltLd - Aug/05

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Aug/05

Bottled it!!!!
Martyn - Lead dnf - Aug/05 with James Williams

Hidden - Lead - Jul/05

1st 2 pitches only. Then rapped off.
tom_holdsworth - Lead - 13/Sep/03 with Will Taylor

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 08/Aug/96

auld al - AltLd O/S - Jul/93

On Plas y Brenin course
Pete_Frost - 1989

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