Varied climbing starting up a good crack before entering a technical corner at half height.

Stuart Macfarlane 24/May 2nd
with Nick, Cabey, John D
IanMcC 24/May 2nd
el diablo 24/May Lead
with Stuart Macfarlane, Nick Bowen, Cabey
jonny taylor 24/May 2nd
with Calum, Tom P
Hugh Simons 16/May Lead rpt

Seconded this twice before so good to lead now. Pretty straightforward.

Euan Todd 09/May Lead rpt
jackofalltrades 06/May Lead O/S
with Mark Leyland
IainMay 29/Apr Lead dnf

Decked out on crux, mild concussion.

Hidden 19/Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Apr 2nd rpt
Hidden 10/Apr Lead β
Hidden 08/Apr TR
Hidden 31/Mar 2nd
Hidden 31/Mar Lead
Lamb 29/Mar Lead G/U

Foot slipped low down, warm up!

with Sean Henderson
seanhendo123 29/Mar 2nd rpt
with Lamb
joem 28/Mar 2nd
with clure
Hidden 19/Mar TR
Hidden 17/Oct/15 Lead O/S
IanMcC 22/Sep/15 2nd
el diablo 22/Sep/15 Lead
with Jimbo, Cabey
Hidden 22/Sep/15 2nd
J_Trottet 18/Sep/15 2nd O/S
ashtond6 18/Sep/15 2nd O/S
Mark Bull 25/Aug/15 2nd
with Mike
sparbus 15/Aug/15 Lead
with dave porter
abbeywall 12/Aug/15 2nd O/S
with FM
Mike-W-99 11/Aug/15 Lead rpt
with Fiona
Fiona Reid 11/Aug/15 2nd

Good to get this clean. Will try for a clean lead next time.

with Mike
Kay Dee 03/Aug/15 2nd
with Chris K, Bryan
Gordon Lacey 14/Jul/15 Lead
Hugh Simons 09/Jul/15 2nd rpt
with Ali
Hidden 27/Jun/15 Lead rpt
alex_arthur 23/Jun/15 2nd rpt
with Grigor
Mike-W-99 23/Jun/15 Lead β
with mark
Mark Bull 23/Jun/15 2nd
with MikeW
mishabruml 20/Jun/15 2nd β

Nice lead from Pastie, no messin! Felt like I could go for the lead on this soon

with Katarina Ma, Will Hastie
Hidden 20/Jun/15 Lead
masa-alpin 12/Jun/15 2nd β
olekemi 09/Jun/15 Lead rpt
with Robin W, Mark G
gst 09/Jun/15 Lead rpt
with Ruth Love, Brian Shackleton
calum404 26/May/15 TR rpt
Lawrie Brand 25/May/15 2nd rpt
with Bruce
Lamb 01/May/15 2nd rpt
with Matthew Thompson
Hidden 01/May/15 Lead
Hidden ?/May/15 Lead O/S
el diablo 21/Apr/15 Lead
with Bruce Kerr
Hugh Macgregor 16/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/15 2nd
Hidden 07/Apr/15 Lead rpt
seanhendo123 21/Mar/15 Lead O/S
with Emeric
Kevin Woods 16/Mar/15 Lead O/S

First E1 o/s. BELTER

with Del
Hidden 15/Mar/15 TR O/S
mishabruml 28/Feb/15 2nd β

Psyched to flash an E1 (on second) although I got pumped as fuck coming up to the halfway jug! Wet slimy holds didn't help the 2nd half either....

EBailey 28/Feb/15 2nd
j_nelson 28/Feb/15 Lead
MarcusP ??/2015 -
David Woods 19/Oct/14 Lead rpt

Messy when you are already pumped!

with Cameron Whyte
el diablo 18/Sep/14 Lead
with Nick Bowen, Jimbo
Hidden 18/Sep/14 2nd
Dr Toph 02/Sep/14 Solo rpt
David Woods 02/Sep/14 2nd O/S
with Will
salix 02/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Dave
Stuart Macfarlane 01/Sep/14 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
johannes 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
redjerry 19/Aug/14 2nd
with Stevie Weir
ejj 25/Jul/14 Lead β
Hidden 18/Jul/14 Lead
sergio46 13/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with John McDonald
Hidden 09/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Tim Hamlet 07/Jul/14 Lead

Multipitching, great for practise.

JonnoP 29/Jun/14 2nd O/S
with Rick H
DavidMcK 24/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 23/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Pat-H 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with mhairi
Mhairi G 20/Jun/14 2nd β
with Patrick
Stevie989 19/Jun/14 Lead RP
Euan Todd 16/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Nicholas Wylie 16/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Nicholas Wylie 16/Jun/14 2nd rpt
Hugh Simons 16/Jun/14 2nd O/S
Timothy Miller 11/Jun/14 Lead O/S
olekemi 03/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Jeremy M
Hidden 31/May/14 Lead rpt
cat22 30/May/14 2nd rpt
with Mike
Stuart Macfarlane 27/May/14 2nd
with Jeanie
Hidden 23/May/14 TR rpt
Stuart Macfarlane 21/May/14 2nd
with Graham S, John D
Scott Rankin 21/May/14 Lead
with Martin Mckenna
el diablo 21/May/14 2nd
with Graham Stein, Stuart Macfarlane
el diablo 21/May/14 Lead
with John Sanders
John McKenna 14/May/14 Lead O/S
Martin McKenna - UKC 29/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Scott Rankin 29/Apr/14 2nd
with Martin Mckenna
lukemcphee 21/Apr/14 Lead
Bruce Kerr 21/Apr/14 Lead
with Rab Young
calum404 16/Apr/14 Lead β

First proper E1 lead.

ClareM.123 16/Apr/14 TR rpt
Hidden 16/Apr/14 Lead rpt
Andrew23 08/Apr/14 TR O/S
cc_10 31/Mar/14 2nd O/S
with jamie wilson
Hidden 30/Mar/14 2nd O/S
calum404 19/Mar/14 Lead rpt

Variant, climb up the right facing bit on the left hand side. Would grade VS.

ClareM.123 19/Mar/14 TR rpt
with scott wilson
Hidden 16/Mar/14 2nd O/S
calum404 12/Mar/14 TR rpt
ClareM.123 12/Mar/14 TR rpt

First USMC outside trip of the year.

scotybotty1234 12/Mar/14 Lead O/S

First E1

with Calum Mcintyre
Tim_Gomersall ??/2014 -
with McBain
Stevie989 ??/2014 TR O/S
with Shunt
sleepyclimber ??/2014 TR
Hidden 28/Sep/13 -
Hidden 23/Sep/13 Lead rpt
IanMcC 10/Sep/13 2nd
with JenForrest, eldiablo
el diablo 10/Sep/13 Lead
with Jen Forrest, Cabey
gurumed 08/Sep/13 Lead
with gjd
gjd 08/Sep/13 2nd rpt
with Gurumed
ClareM.123 02/Sep/13 2nd rpt
Hidden ?/Sep/13 Lead
Hidden 29/Aug/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 25/Aug/13 2nd
Hidden 24/Aug/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Aug/13 Lead
Brendan 16/Aug/13 Lead RP
with Del
Dr Toph 06/Aug/13 Lead rpt
with Sophie
sophiecb 06/Aug/13 2nd
with Toph
Hidden 17/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jul/13 Lead RP
Fiona Reid 25/Jun/13 Lead dog

One rest after trying to copy what some other guys had done, that method doesn't work for little people. Used a strenuous layback instead which worked fine. Annoyed as I really should have got this one clean.

with Mike
Mike-W-99 25/Jun/13 2nd

Should perhaps have tried this on lead.

with Fiona
AmyG 20/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Tom Jumar
Stuart Macfarlane 19/Jun/13 2nd
with Jeanie
Hidden 16/Jun/13 2nd
Tubs 16/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Tim C
Hidden 13/Jun/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 13/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Lead rpt
Gabe Oliver 21/May/13 Lead O/S

Nice confident climbing around the buldge

Hidden 21/May/13 Lead O/S
jesss ?/May/13 2nd
Hidden 30/Apr/13 2nd
ClareM.123 24/Apr/13 Lead RP

previously top roped the direct route twice. led the corner to the left of the route to gain the block then continued the route from there. (potential VS)

Hidden 23/Apr/13 TR O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/13 2nd rpt
Hidden 19/Apr/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/13 Lead
Hidden 09/Apr/13 2nd rpt
ClareM.123 13/Mar/13 TR rpt
calum404 13/Mar/13 TR rpt

University of Stirling Mountaineering Club.

calum404 27/Feb/13 TR β

University of Stirling Mountaineering Club.

ClareM.123 16/Feb/13 TR


remi_mcm ??/2013 Lead
metrorat ??/2013 Lead β
with Brendan Bailey
Hidden 11/Nov/12 Lead
Stuart Macfarlane 18/Sep/12 2nd
with Jeanie
Hidden 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/12 2nd
cat22 02/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Mike
Stuart Macfarlane 30/Aug/12 2nd

Jeanie's first E1 lead :-)

with Jeanie
Hidden 11/Aug/12 2nd
rob10150 24/Jul/12 Lead rpt

top roped a long time ago, when just starting out climbing, very nice climb vs top part, start quite pumpy but big holds.

with Claire Meichan, Andy Mcconkey
madeleine 06/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Stuart Macfarlane 25/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
Stuart Macfarlane 13/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
gjd 03/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Sam Burns
IanMcC 29/May/12 Lead
with SimonN, eldiablo
el diablo 29/May/12 2nd
with Simon Nash, Cabey
French Erick 22/May/12 AltLd O/S
with peter green
Stuart Macfarlane 09/May/12 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
grady_9 02/May/12 Lead O/S
IanMcC 01/May/12 2nd
el diablo 01/May/12 Lead
with Cabey
GraemeDiack 15/Apr/12 Lead β
neil9216 13/Apr/12 Lead
Stuart Macfarlane 27/Mar/12 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
Hidden 21/Mar/12 Lead
Hidden 11/Mar/12 2nd
Hidden 11/Mar/12 Lead rpt
adie84 ??/2012 -
Hidden 25/Sep/11 Lead
IanMcC 14/Sep/11 Lead
el diablo 14/Sep/11 2nd
with Cabey
Hidden 21/Aug/11 Lead dnf
Euan Strachan 08/Aug/11 Lead
with Graham McG
JamieSparkes 27/Jul/11 2nd O/S

started up the blocks of another one bites the dust. seemed like a cornere line and a crackline then

llamaglama 27/Jul/11 Lead
with Jam
Lamb 20/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Mike Dunn, Robert Manby
sergio46 10/Jul/11 Lead RP

Had to rest at the crux. Good gear. At crux, right hand jam not so great, I laid back it!

with John McDonald
Hidden 10/Jul/11 2nd rpt
Smelly Fox 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Heather Fox
JasonK 04/Jul/11 2nd
Elsier 02/Jul/11 2nd
with Iain, Ian
Hidden 24/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden 20/Jun/11 Lead dog
craig cameron 20/Jun/11 2nd
son of thor 16/Jun/11 Lead O/S

nice but awkward climb. crux is getting out of the overhang section. fiddly little hold up and left.

KeithAlexander 09/Jun/11 Lead rpt
karinh 09/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/May/11 2nd O/S
Macleod 14/May/11 Lead
KeithAlexander 09/May/11 Lead O/S
GraemeDiack 09/May/11 2nd O/S
KeithAlexander 07/May/11 Lead dnf

got rained off

el diablo 03/May/11 Lead
with Cabey
IanMcC 03/May/11 Lead dnf

Oh dear...

el diablo 27/Apr/11 Lead
with Cabey
IanMcC 27/Apr/11 2nd
ksneds 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Tim
alex_arthur 10/Apr/11 Lead rpt
GraMc 29/Mar/11 2nd O/S
jonnie3430 29/Mar/11 Lead O/S

The rocks at the top are dodgy, but to send them off would undermine bigger ones, so top out with care.

with Graham
Hidden 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Peter Rhodes 26/Mar/11 2nd rpt
with John Stevenson, Gemma Gwynne-Stevenson
jimmyrua 05/Mar/11 Lead
with Magnus, David Brigham
alex_arthur 05/Mar/11 2nd
with james, David Brigham
michael83 02/Mar/11 2nd O/S
with stuart
s kennedy 02/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with michel mcghie
dj_brigham05 26/Feb/11 Lead O/S
pete87abs 26/Feb/11 Lead β
with john
alex_arthur 26/Feb/11 2nd O/S
with David Brigham
johnrc 26/Feb/11 2nd β
with pete a
Denpov 08/Feb/11 -

Self-Belay. The way the rocks are balanced is a bit worrying, so as I was climbing alone I decided to abort the climb. Better safe than sorry. :o)

stewnew 28/Jan/11 Lead O/S
with brendan
Denpov 18/Jan/11 TR dog

top-rope self belay. Fell one time, made a mess of it. lol

Scottish78 ??/2011 -
rob10150 ??/2011 TR
Dr Toph 24/Oct/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden 25/Aug/10 2nd dog
Cassidy 03/Aug/10 2nd β
with Richard McGhee
Hidden 01/Aug/10 2nd β
MonkeyDawson ?/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Simon Smith
rclarke 24/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Jamie
Stuart Macfarlane 15/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
creag193 07/Jun/10 TR O/S

top roped for a warm up to leading not easy contract nice climbs the loose bits at the bottom are no more their nichola pulled them of when climbing just missed both of us as i was beleying scary but i dont think its to dangarous now haha! good climb hope to lead it today the 9th of june that is =]

with nichola
Hidden 26/May/10 2nd
jfmchivall 26/May/10 Lead O/S
with Pauline Kell
gjd 15/May/10 2nd
CharlieMack 27/Apr/10 2nd rpt
CharlieMack 20/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Greg Boswell 20/Apr/10 Lead O/S
jamiefoxen 27/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with bob foster
Jonsanders24 ??/2010 -
jackse ??/2010 AltLd O/S
Ian Jones 29/Nov/09 Lead O/S
with Roger Benton
twright180 ?/Sep/09 Lead O/S
ANC 13/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Very nice climb. Topped out in the dark!

Hidden 13/Aug/09 2nd
Jonsanders24 30/Jul/09 -
with Ryan Glas
Hidden 27/Jun/09 -
Hay ?/Jun/09 Lead rpt
with Stephen Fey
Stuart Macfarlane 20/May/09 2nd
with Lewis, Jeanie
el diablo ?/May/09 Lead
with Hay
andymoin 15/Mar/09 Lead rpt
with Barbra
molemug1 ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 Lead rpt
Kazza91 ??/2009 -
andrew sandercock 31/Dec/08 Lead RP

lead it, fell on the crux after foot popped VERY unexpectedly, lowered off and lead it clean - 1st E1 tick on the lead.

with robert and dave sandercock
ShoePolice 26/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Duncan Gemmel
Stuart Macfarlane 23/Sep/08 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
Andy Moles 12/Sep/08 Lead O/S

OK, I led the bottom part of this with the top part of 'Another One Bites the Dust'. Good combo.

with Malc
Lamb 02/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Robert Manby
m dunn 02/Jul/08 Lead
with Kenny
Dougie Harvey 09/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Richie Pardede
decs 04/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Steve
kdlauder 31/May/08 Lead rpt

Tried with Manson in Jan 08 but failed at the crux

with Martin Goik
looter ?/May/08 Lead
with rob patchett
R0bbie 19/Apr/08 Lead O/S
leighncsontos 19/Apr/08 2nd
with R0bbie
Stuart Macfarlane 16/Apr/08 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
Hidden 16/Feb/08 2nd
vinders 01/Feb/08 -
with russel
Ross Barnes 03/Nov/07 Lead
with Jen McKenzie
m dunn 10/Oct/07 Lead
with Robert
French Erick 30/Sep/07 AltLd
with Steve Richardson
Stuart Macfarlane 12/Sep/07 Lead rpt
with Jeanie
Hidden 05/Sep/07 2nd rpt
molemug1 ?/Sep/07 -
jaybob ?/Aug/07 Lead
with dyke
gforce 19/Jul/07 2nd
with Jason
Sean Bell 12/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Tim
beegsyboy 11/Jul/07 2nd O/S
with Sean
Lawrie Brand 18/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Richie
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/07 2nd O/S
sparkass ?/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Mike Shorter and Pete Dolman
dshortt ?/Jan/07 Lead O/S
with Chris Shortt
Hidden ??/2007 2nd
el diablo ??/2007 -
mshorter ??/2007 Lead
figfour ??/2007 Lead
a_hein ??/2007 Lead O/S
beegsyboy 16/Oct/06 2nd O/S

No guidebook, Andy led an alternative start.

with Eccie, Andy + Mark
Neil Mackenzie 15/Oct/06 2nd O/S

first E grade!!!

with andy + tim
andymoin 15/Oct/06 Lead O/S
with Neil Mackenzie, Dr Mark, Tim Cross
markhowley 15/Oct/06 2nd
with Neil, Andy
Stewart B 23/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Karen McIntyre
Hidden 26/Aug/06 Lead O/S
Stuart Macfarlane 24/Aug/06 Lead rpt
with Anne-Marie
Stuart Macfarlane 03/Aug/06 Lead rpt
with Nigel W
Spade ?/Jun/06 Lead rpt
with Jim Turner
Alasdair Fulton 09/May/06 Lead O/S
lazybones 08/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with Dom Kehoe
andyinglis ?/Apr/06 Lead
with mal meach
kevg ??/2006 Lead O/S
Stuart Macfarlane 24/Aug/05 Lead rpt
with John D
el diablo 24/Aug/05 2nd
dave o 26/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Julia H
peterp ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Super Colin, Sully
barney_edin 09/May/05 Lead
French Erick 08/May/05 Lead O/S
with Severine
Stuart Macfarlane 27/Apr/05 2nd
with John D
el diablo 27/Apr/05 Lead
dodfoster 21/Apr/05 Lead O/S
with dom kehoe
jazzyjackson 01/Jan/05 Lead
with Tully
Neil Adams ??/2005 Lead O/S
dangates ??/2005 -
with Gillian Culshaw
Hidden ??/2004 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/03 Lead rpt
Hidden 05/Jun/03 2nd
Hidden ??/2003 Lead O/S
Stuart Macfarlane 14/Aug/02 2nd
with Roddy
Hidden 29/May/02 Lead
Hidden 15/May/02 2nd
Hidden 24/Apr/02 2nd
whispering nic ?/Sep/01 Lead
with Tweedley
Bruce Kerr 01/Apr/01 Lead
with Roger Benton, Mike Boyle
Hidden ??/2001 Lead
Hidden 30/Aug/00 -
IanMcC 05/Jul/99 Lead
with Ewan Moffat
greenroom ??/1998 -
Okecroak 13/Aug/96 Lead
with G Scott
Hidden 17/Jul/96 2nd
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