Priority** VS 4c
[Priority Direct HVS 5a, Twistleton Scars, 3 kb]

Rockfax Description
Climb up to a right slanting crack/ramp. Move along this then up into the wide corner-crack. Finish up the corner. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Classic Rock Climbs In Northern England by Bill Birket.

Photo: Priority Direct HVS 5a, Twistleton Scars © John Lavelle
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 148 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Aug/15

My first (successful) VS lead.
BarrySW19 - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/15 with Jon

SenzuBean - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/15 with Barry

rd20 - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/15 with Gary

garywong - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/15 with Robert Dufton

Alison Cairns - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/15 with Andy

Lynnliu - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/15

Robin Nichols - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/15 with Jim, Roger

Roget - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/15 with robin, jim

JenShelley - 2nd rpt - 09/Jul/15 with George

mikestr555 - Lead - 07/Jun/15

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/May/15

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

Misread the guidebook and ended up doing my first VS 4c lead
JenShelley - Lead O/S - 20/May/15

Andy Syme - Lead - 16/May/15 with Pete Elliott

jedster1111 - Lead - 16/May/15 with jonathan_doyle

jonathan_doyle - 2nd O/S - 16/May/15 with jedster1111

cem - Lead rpt - 21/Mar/15 with Will Grayson, Graham Dolman

pimpy - 2nd - 21/Mar/15 with Charles, Graham

Danny Crump - Lead - 10/Mar/15 with Anita

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Mar/15

Hidden - 04/Aug/14

Just as good a route as it was 25 years ago on my last ascent
Martyn Nicholson - Lead - 23/Jul/14 with D Dunk

joeflan - Lead O/S - 19/May/14

Beautiful route, neither particularly polished nor run out. Possibly more like MVS/4b. Well worth 2 stars.
ebf - Lead O/S - 05/May/14 with Anneka

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Apr/14

aerobiee - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/14 with Heather Thexton

Unknownbiker - Lead - 17/Nov/13

Scary polished step up move after traverse unneccesary for the tall :p
oddtoast - 2nd - 19/Oct/13 with Gav

Unknownbiker - 2nd - 20/Sep/13 with Tony W

Shaw Brown - Lead - 14/Sep/13 with Ian Bradley

freemanTom - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/13 with Jason Wood

Sol Armer - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/13 with Joe W-O

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Jun/13

fweatherall1 - 2nd - 17/May/13 with james

Hidden - Lead - 02/May/13

TallPaulT - Lead O/S - 2013

alexcummings95 - TR - 24/Oct/12

Little B - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/12 with Ben W

Chris1234H - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/12

andy gittins - Lead - Jun/12 with Annette

stratandrew - 2nd - 12/May/12 with Colin Maddison

georgehumphery - Lead - 01/Feb/12

Tom Keaveny - Lead O/S - 14/Nov/11 with Olly Roberts

Hidden - Lead rpt - 14/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jul/11

kegless - TR - 18/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Apr/11

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

adamjeffs - TR O/S - 18/Mar/11

FrankEd - 2011

Tightsgirl - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/10 with Rob Brown

cem - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/10 with Charles Mason

Nigel Bond - Lead - 12/Oct/10 with Dave Dewhurst, Anne Daykin, Bern Hardman

chipdidychip - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/10 with dan miller

manwithacam - Lead - 21/Aug/10 with Sarah

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Jul/10

Daniels735 - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/10 with Chris Waters

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/10

flatnose - Lead rpt - 27/May/10

Andrew Wilson - Lead O/S - 02/May/10 with John Brayshaw

Andrew Wilson - 2nd rpt - 02/May/10 with Tony Womersley

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 02/May/10 with Andy Wilson

stimpey - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Pete

petegunn - 2nd - 18/Apr/10 with Davina & Steve

flatnose - 2010

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/09 with Ann S

Vikki Bassek - 2nd β - 12/May/09 with Mark Fyles

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/09

hayleylouise - TR - 15/Mar/09 with Colin Riggs

Seymore Butt - 2009

flatnose - 2009

stewart100 - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/08

better this time
Andysomething - Lead rpt - 05/Oct/08 with Mark Binney

Hidden - Lead - 13/Sep/08

Oceanic - 31/Aug/08

Andy Hudson - 2nd - 27/Jul/08 with PAUL BARKER

erica - 2nd - 07/Jun/08 with John

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 07/Jun/08 with Erica

Russell Lovett - Lead O/S - 11/May/08 with andrew haigh

Calder - 2nd - 10/Feb/08 with Andy Clow

@ndy - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/08

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/08

Hidden - Lead - Feb/08

99bolivar - 2nd - 17/Nov/07 with Pam Holt

Was a bit spooked by hollow and wobbly flake
Andysomething - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/07 with Norman Bennett

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Sep/07

Like the Yorkshire limestone guidebook says VS 4c not HS 2 cruxs hard to place gear delicate traverse. Done alot easier VS on limestone like Coral Sea Trowbarrow is way easier.
simonfife - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/07 with Pete Cockshott

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 08/Jul/07 with Erica

erica - 2nd - 08/Jul/07 with John

nice balancey climbing
iceferret - 2nd O/S - 20/Jun/07 with Ian Bradley

Hidden - Lead - 19/Apr/07

northernneil - 2007

Brown - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/06

wushu - 2nd - 06/Aug/06

Hidden - Lead - 17/Jun/06

Hidden - 18/Jun/05

chicken88 - Lead O/S - 2005

Adi Hooper - Lead - 2005 with Various

malc - Lead - 05/Oct/03

Hidden - Lead - 26/Apr/03

Hidden - 2nd - 2003

Rog Wilko - Lead - Nov/01 with Karl Lunt

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 16/Sep/00 with Keith Shaw, Chris

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jul/00

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/00

Hidden - Lead - 01/May/98

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Apr/98

RobSimmo - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/98 with Jon Berry

kato'sdad - 2nd - 22/Mar/98 with Rob Simpson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1998

nickdonohue - Lead - 24/May/97

Hidden - Lead - 14/Sep/96

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 06/Jun/96

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Sep/95

Tim Bateman - Lead - 22/Jul/95

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/Jul/95

SPA course.
AndyP - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/95 with Ian Fenton (SPA Course)

Trobbo - Lead - 01/Jul/95 with mick machin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/95

Graham Booth - Lead O/S - Jun/95

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 10/Oct/94

steve prior - Lead - Jul/94 with Gordon

Iain Thow - Lead - 06/May/94 with Rob Ivens

Hidden - Lead - 16/Apr/94

Hidden - Lead rpt - 16/Jul/93

Hidden - Lead rpt - 12/Jul/93

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/93

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/91

whispering nic - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/91 with Ali W

Mick King - 2nd - 12/May/91 with Mark Lavender

Mick King - 2nd - 01/Dec/90 with Pete Hankinson

tapley - Lead - 17/Sep/90 with Alison Tapley

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 01/Sep/89 with Chris

Andy Say - Solo - 07/Sep/88

rogerskews - Jun/88 with Martin Coward

Moses - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/88

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/86

PaulHermes - 1985

Hammy - Solo - 25/Oct/81

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/81

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/81 with Shaun

Hammy - Lead - 08/Feb/81 with Rob Lawson

Hidden - Lead - 1980

Nic Robinson - Solo β - 1977

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Mar/76

Dave Musgrove - 02/Mar/68

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Voting
Total votes cast 64
hard HVS0 of 22
HVS0 of 22
easy HVS0 of 22
hard VS0 of 22
VS3 of 22
easy VS14 of 22
hard HS1 of 22
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hard 5a0 of 21
5a0 of 21
easy 5a0 of 21
hard 4c0 of 21
4c3 of 21
easy 4c12 of 21
hard 4b4 of 21
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3 Stars3 of 21
2 Stars18 of 21
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