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[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 43 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

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

samsimpson - 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

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

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

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

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

The weather broke on the way back so we missed out 2 of the clochetons
LakesWinter - AltLd - Aug/05 with Mr Harvey

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

Soloed most of it
Jim Walton - AltLd O/S - 08/Aug/96 with Matthew Stammers

auld al - AltLd O/S - Jul/93

On Plas y Brenin course
Pete_Frost - 1989

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Joe Barlow, Hidden, gavinpeach, Hidden, Hidden, aislastringer, bonoid, jennym32, dannyW, CM1992, MonkeyDawson

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AD0 of 4
easy AD2 of 4
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 43 (2.3%)
Lead5 of 43 (11.6%)
Followed3 of 43 (7.0%)
Alt Leads24 of 43 (55.8%)
Unknown10 of 43 (23.3%)

'Climbed'30 of 43 (69.8%)
clean O/S9 of 43 (20.9%)
clean β1 of 43 (2.3%)
dnf3 of 43 (7.0%)