Solid size 2 brass offset at crux. Good route
arose - Lead - 18/Nov/14 with Scott Brooks, Miles Mconville
stuc - 18/Oct/14 with Dutch
Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 11/Sep/14 with John D
el diablo - Lead - 11/Sep/14 with Stuart Macfarlane
Pat-H - 2nd β - 09/Sep/14 with mike
Shed - TR O/S - 30/Aug/14
Dr Toph - Solo rpt - 24/Aug/14
Hidden - TR O/S - 24/Aug/14
Hidden - 2nd - 29/Jul/14
MightyStew - 2nd dog - 03/Jul/14 with Witold Mielczarek
whispering nic - Lead rpt - 28/Jun/14
Started raining half way up. Annual ascent.
stugreen75 - Lead rpt - 25/Jun/14 with Alex Vesco
ejj - 2nd - 16/Jun/14
Hidden - Lead RP - 27/May/14
Roberttaylor - Lead rpt - 21/May/14
Top-roped once. Pretty straightforward when you know the moves. Soft for E2?
fall-line - Lead RP - 15/May/14 with Anne Peale, Damon Davies, Sarah Kirton
skirton - TR - 15/May/14 with Donald Slater
martinmckenna - Lead β - 14/May/14 with Gordon
Hidden - TR rpt - 28/Apr/14
Hidden - TR rpt - 28/Apr/14
Hidden - 2nd - 08/Apr/14
Hidden - Lead - Apr/14
Lovely warm day. Warm up. One bomber micro low down and then the pegs.
stugreen75 - Lead rpt - 12/Mar/14 with Ewan
Perfect positive crimps.
sikcby - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/13
steady climbing on positive crimps the whole way. Great fun.
Brian Pollock - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13
Martin Mc - Solo rpt - 14/Aug/13 with Tas
Hidden - 31/Jul/13
Yes :) Didn't fall this time :)
jjax - 2nd rpt - 18/Jul/13 with Louise
Hidden - TR rpt - 18/Jul/13
Roberttaylor - Lead RP - 16/Jul/13 with Isolde
allyrocke - Lead rpt - 15/Jul/13 with Andrew Latham, Matt King
mattking_109 - 2nd - 15/Jul/13 with Ally Rocke
Warm up....a bit too hot for Limekilns today though. All felt a little greasy.
stugreen75 - Lead rpt - 12/Jul/13 with dominic jeff
David Stevens - Lead RP - 10/Jul/13 with James Priestly
James90 - 2nd β - 10/Jul/13 with dave
M Mathieson - TR dog - 10/Jul/13 with Scott, Chris
Hidden - TR rpt - 08/Jul/13
beautiful route. seems to be a common mistake to try and fiddle in a micro at the bottom, dont bother. good holds all the way!
Gabe Oliver - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/13
JosefGoeth - TR - 14/Jun/13
James90 - TR O/S - 02/Jun/13 with Marnoch
Lovely, wouldn't lead it for many moneys.
mhamiltonj - TR RP - 02/Jun/13 with James
gjd - Lead dnf - 02/Jun/13 with Hutch
Have been putting this off for years so glad to find it's actually not too bad
Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Ross B
annep11 - TR O/S - 17/May/13 with Robert Taylor
Roberttaylor - TR rpt - 17/May/13
salix - Lead rpt - 05/May/13 with Frazer
alex toomey - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/13 with harry holmes, cesa sophia
Ross Barnes - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/13 with Nicola
Great crimpy climbing, lots of holds if you find them. Felt like an indoor 6b+[c] have the pegs been replaced they look newish?
son of thor - 2nd - 2013
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 10/Oct/12 with Andy H, Sam
el diablo - 2nd - 05/Sep/12 with James Sutton
radioshed - 02/Aug/12 with Ross young
Hidden - Lead - 29/Jul/12
Hidden - TR rpt - 26/Jul/12
Hidden - Solo rpt - 17/Jul/12
had a go few days ago and couldnt nail the start, just had an off day, very easy and nice crimpy delicate moves.
rob10150 - Lead RP - 26/Jun/12 with craig cameron
First E2 second , hard start up to the first piton then holds get alot easier after the second pition.
craig cameron - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/12 with Rab
Climbed and only clipped to two pegs big run outs
wee_jonny_gillespie - BAD SELLER - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/12 with Chris Brodie
gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/12 with Dave
oliverk - TR β - 12/Jun/12
Hidden - TR O/S - 12/Jun/12
Not sure I would like to lead this just yet. First peg quite a bit off the deck !
ksneds - 2nd - 29/May/12 with Mike L.
Dr Toph - Solo rpt - 27/May/12
Hidden - Lead rpt - 25/May/12
sergio46 - TR rpt - 25/May/12 with Ian Jones
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 24/May/12 with Andi
Hidden - Solo rpt - 15/May/12
A couple of good micros which are easyish to place to start with and then pretty steady stuff. Spaced gear but soft climbing for the grade.
stugreen75 - Lead rpt - 09/May/12 with jason
jazzyjackson - 2nd - 09/May/12 with stuart
stugreen75 - Lead rpt - 29/Apr/12
stugreen75 - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/12 with dominic jeff
Harry Holmes - Solo rpt - 01/Apr/12
Found a sneaky RP to settle my nerves before the first peg!
allyrocke - Lead rpt - 01/Apr/12 with Fergus Cuthill
stewnew - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/12 with dowser
markolst - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12
Started too far over to the left and got stuck left of the peg. Came down and did it again ground up on the right hand side. Lovely route.
Mhairi G - TR RP - 24/Mar/12 with Herman
Hidden - TR O/S - 24/Mar/12
Harry Holmes - Lead rpt - 18/Mar/12 with Joanna
horsefeathers - 2nd O/S - 18/Mar/12 with Harry
Hidden - 2nd dog - Feb/12
JasonK - 2nd - 2012 with John Nelson
Iain2754 - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/11 with Lee
Hidden - 2nd dog - 29/Sep/11
Still hard to grade, seems like a long reach on the crux now, some holds fallen off I think?
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 28/Sep/11 with Sam
dctarrant2000 - Lead rpt - 05/Sep/11 with Polly Tarrant
Nice flowing climbing. Best to soldier on to the peg rather than fiddle in micro wires!
John 'B' Hutchinson - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/11 with Donald Somerville
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 09/Aug/11 with Andi, Leisha
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/11
zoeduffin - 2nd - 04/Jul/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/11
sneaks - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/11 with janey
managed to get up it this time, with only a wee fall. gets a lot easier after the 1st peg.
jjax - TR dog - 28/Jun/11 with claire
melville18 - TR rpt - 28/Jun/11 with claire melville
jacobfinn - TR dnf - 28/Jun/11 with jjax
Hidden - TR - 28/Jun/11
melville18 - TR dog - 20/Jun/11 with claire melville
Lovely climb, on a top rope at least! Hard moves getting past the wee overhang, then just a crimp-fest to the top. 2nd attempt after being too pumped on the first.
jacobfinn - TR dog - 20/Jun/11 with Graeme Melville
ahh fingers too sore to hold on as last climb of the day. prob wouldn't have made much difference tho as found the crux bloody hard work.
jjax - TR dnf - 20/Jun/11 with jason
JP78 - TR - 30/May/11
karinh - TR O/S - 30/May/11 with harry
The pegs are good. I enjoyed this, especially after the first peg was clipped :)
sebrider - Lead O/S - 29/May/11 with R. Rider
Hidden - 2nd - 14/May/11
Thoms6974 - TR O/S - 03/May/11 with Dave S, Matt
David Stevens - TR O/S - 03/May/11 with Andy Thompson
Thin but good holds that scour your fingers.. Still can't believe I got up.
HeatReactor - TR O/S - 02/May/11
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 20/Apr/11 with Dom
Peter Rhodes - 2nd rpt - 07/Apr/11 with Gemma Gwynne-Stevenson
Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/11
Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11
Hidden - 2nd - 02/Apr/11
Hidden - 2nd - 20/Mar/11
Harry Holmes - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/11 with Fran Coles
Hidden - TR rpt - 25/Jan/11
Really enjoyed the climb, crimpy, good footwork.
sergio46 - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/10 with Ian Jones
Needed a warm up after weeks of sloth.
Ian Jones - Lead rpt - 27/Aug/10 with Serge Gomez
Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10
Chris J Houston - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10
T Break - TR - 29/Jul/10 with Helen
E3 in SMC guidebook 2004
mark1atkins - Lead - 24/Jul/10 with Mark Worsley
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/10
rob askew - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10 with nick brindley
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 15/Jun/10 with Clare
andybroadway - 2nd - 15/Jun/10 with Brian Whitworth
Hidden - Lead - 31/May/10
shugsan - Lead rpt - 20/May/10 with John Nelson
repeat - still a cool route
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 18/May/10 with Tom
tomdude - 2nd rpt - 18/May/10 with rob
pocketsarah - 2nd rpt - 16/May/10 with andrew
make - 2nd - 28/Apr/10
Nice climbing on decent holds.
Sean Bell - 2nd - 16/Apr/10 with Neil Carnegie
really absorbing climbing, no noticeable crux, but nothing particularly easy either, just keep moving.
JamieSparkes - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/10 with Liyen Nhuyen, JohnBM, Claire Holland
squidgebob - 2nd O/S - 15/Apr/10 with jamie
A great climb to second, I should have cleaned it but the crux was tricky. I don't ever want to lead this climb.
Tom Baird - 2nd dog - 14/Mar/10 with Scott
Liam Ingram - TR rpt - 17/Feb/10 with Katie Main
Liam Ingram - Lead RP - 11/Nov/09 with Ally Rocke
allyrocke - 2nd - 11/Nov/09 with Liam Ingram
chrism225 - 2nd dog - 07/Nov/09 with dave
Hidden - 2nd - 31/Oct/09
Lawrie Brand - Lead rpt - 31/Oct/09 with Susan Mc
burto - Lead rpt - 14/Oct/09 with clare
thank you to the nice chap at the crag for a belay
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 04/Oct/09 with Ali
Hidden - Lead RP - 25/Sep/09
Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/09
messed up the crux but got through
ShoePolice - Lead β - 05/Aug/09 with Kate & Duncs
Didnt bother with gear til the peg, but the climbing is fairly straightforward. E2
Dr Toph - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Ally Hill
jim.macp - 01/Jul/09
kevg - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/09 with Cam
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/09
KatBlum - TR dog - 25/Jun/09
That peg is just too far away!
stuartmunn - Lead dnf - 23/Jun/09 with Chris Barnett
wouldn't want to fall off before the first peg, but fine after that. very enjoyable
tomdude - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/09 with andi and fede
sparkass - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/09 with Mike Shorter
Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/09
Ally Baba - Solo - 28/May/09
jonnie3430 - Lead O/S - 24/May/09 with John
Fraser - 2nd β - 21/May/09 with Kev
Shower started just as I set off. Waited still it stopped, then climbed it on greasy holds. Still Ok though.
kevg - Lead rpt - 21/May/09 with Fraser
Got four wires in to protect crux. But very serious approaching the peg with the tree stump underneath. Easy E3 imho.
joe larner - Lead O/S - 17/May/09
Nice climb, tough and sustained.
Roberttaylor - 2nd dog - 17/May/09 with John Proctor
JdotP - 2nd dog - 17/May/09 with Luke Dangerfield, Joe Larner
Fell right at the start where i think the crux is by microwire placments needed to work left on crimps. Good crimpy climbing
pete87abs - 2nd dog - 19/Apr/09 with Dave Brigham, Thom Simmons
dj_brigham05 - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/09 with Thom Simmons
Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/09
CharlieMack - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/09 with Duncan Wallace
Hidden - Lead - 10/Apr/09
Hidden - Lead dog - 03/Apr/09
Hawkscry - Lead O/S - Apr/09
ropeaccessryan - 25/Mar/09 with Mike
Fergus Cuthill - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/09 with Fiona M
holly138 - TR dog - 18/Mar/09 with Fergus Cuthill
Hidden - 2nd dog - 18/Mar/09
CalumC - Lead rpt - 15/Mar/09 with Andy Moles
7om - TR β - Mar/09
MonkeyDawson - Lead - 2009 with Liz Brooker
Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009
Hidden - 2nd - 22/Nov/08
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 25/Sep/08 with Viv and Duncan
Andy Moles - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/08 with Malc, Tom B
mikecopp - Lead - Sep/08
MonkeyDawson - Lead rpt - 28/Jun/08 with DJ Noblett
Hidden - 2nd - 27/Jun/08
Top roped it ages ago so putting it down as RP, didn't work it tho. Really shaky scary start (were's my head gone) then all good once I got to the peg. Got a surprising amount of gear in 3 good rps for crux, a good nut and 2 cams + pegs.
andymoin - Lead RP - 11/Jun/08 with Big Al
Got 1 decent(ish) micro and 2 bodyweight ones then moved up to the peg. Great climbing, bit unnerving though!
I'd say E3 for the onsight.
Fultonius - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Mal Meech
Hidden - 2nd β - 07/Jun/08
Easy for grade...
MonkeyDawson - Lead RP - 07/Jun/08
Hidden - TR - 25/May/08
first e3, very easy for the grade i think, but bold!
mhairi thorburn - Lead β - 20/May/08 with adam
Hidden - Lead - 15/May/08
Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/08
Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/08
Hidden - Lead β - 29/Apr/08
Lawrie Brand - Lead rpt - 26/Apr/08 with Dougie Harvey
Dougie Harvey - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/08 with Lawrie Brand
Felt super easy today - very positive holds all the way. E2 5b if you trust/use the small wires (at least 3 good ones), E3 if not..
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 16/Apr/08 with Duncan
decs - 2nd O/S - 16/Apr/08 with Chad
Spade - 2nd - 13/Feb/08 with Jake Rodgers
Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008
Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008
MCL - TR - 2008
jess - Lead O/S - 2008 with martin
Hidden - 2008
Hidden - 2nd - 2008
Hidden - TR dnf - 04/Nov/07
akhughes - Solo - 15/Oct/07
simondunf - Lead β - 27/Sep/07 with beau
Lawrie Brand - Lead rpt - 25/Sep/07 with Malcolm Airey
mgeek - Solo rpt - Sep/07
Dangerous Dave - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/07 with Chris Adams
Hard to grade this one cos gear is fiddly at bottom, but not E3, E2 5b seems a fair grade. Nice rock and moves though.
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 15/Aug/07 with Greg
gforce - Lead - 02/Aug/07 with Jason
Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/07
pocketsarah - 2nd dog - 30/Jul/07
Stuart Macfarlane - TR - 26/Jul/07 with Jeanie
Surely not 4 grades harder than the 'VS' aretes? 3 good little wires for the crux , then it is a path!
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/07 with Tony Green
Only gear (bolt) as old as me
mars - Lead β - 15/Jul/07 with Lawrie Brand
Soft touch E3. An enjoyable crimpfest.
jazzyjackson - Lead β - 07/Jul/07 with Ally
Lawrie Brand - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/07 with Pete k
Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 23/May/07 with John D
Lawrie Brand - Lead β - 23/May/07 with Richie
Stewart B - Lead O/S - 20/May/07 with Graham Brown (Father)
Lawrie Brand - 2nd O/S - 26/Apr/07 with Richie
Greg Boswell - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/07
Hay - 2nd - Apr/07 with Greg
pete dd - Lead O/S - Mar/07 with Iain Swan
Hidden - 2nd - 2007
el diablo - Lead - 2007
Chris(cface!) - 2nd - 2007 with Dangerous Dave
mshorter - Lead O/S - 2007 with ross
Piglet - Lead - 2007
figfour - 2007
francois - 2nd - 20/Jul/06 with Kev, Alastair
Nick Beckett - Lead O/S - Jul/06 with various
Nick Beckett - Lead - Jun/06 with various
Roch - 2nd - 30/May/06
Hidden - TR β - Apr/06
waa my first e+ not as hard as a thought it would be
andymoin - TR β - 26/Feb/06 with Shelly Barbour
Chad123 - 2nd - 2006 with Emily
Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006
barney_edin - Lead RP - 29/Aug/05
paulpitcher - TR O/S - Jun/05 with Angus Dell & Lars
sustained 5b but excellent holds throughout, soft touch E3
dodfoster - Lead β - 13/Apr/05 with dom kehoe
catt - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/04 with Kev
Dave Kerr - Lead - 05/Sep/03 with Colin Gregg
Hidden - Lead rpt - Jun/03
ali_robb - Lead O/S - Jun/03
whispering nic - Lead - May/03 with The Wife
Bruce Kerr - 2nd - 05/May/00 with Fergus Murray, Malcolm Davies
Nick Biven - TR - 07/Aug/92