Cross in Oz** E1 5b
[Cross in Oz, 2 kb]10m. A good climb up a crack, pulling through a small roof onto the left-most section of the Cross-town Traffic slab. Go up the crack then move onto the sloping ledge on the R and finish direct.
Raymond Wallace, Allan Wallace Jun/1993

Photo: Cross in Oz © IanMcC

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 109 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/14

gurumed - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/14 with Brian

Brian Pollock - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/14 with Gordon

DavidMcK - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/14 with Euan Todd

Hidden - Lead dog - 09/Jul/14

Euan Todd - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Hugh Simons

Hugh Simons - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Euan Todd

el diablo - 2nd - 21/May/14 with Graham Stein

Hidden - Lead - May/14

Hidden - 28/Sep/13

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Aug/13

RocKalina - Lead dog - 10/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead - 16/Jun/13

Tubs - 2nd O/S - 16/Jun/13 with Tim C

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/13

mshorter - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/13

remi_mcm - TR - 2013

b-mouse - 2nd - 2013

cat22 - 2nd rpt - 02/Sep/12 with Mike

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead rpt - 25/Jun/12 with Jeanie

gjd - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Sam Burns

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 17/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 17/Mar/12

tomosb - Lead - 04/Mar/12 with Darren Thompson

jonnie3430 - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/11 with Henry

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/11 with Mike

dctarrant2000 - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11 with Polly Tarrant

Elsier - 2nd - 13/Jul/11 with Neil, Ian

Hidden - 2nd dog - 12/Jul/11

JasonK - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/11 with John Nelson

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/11

shugsan - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/11 with John Nelson

Overgraded. No 5b move and perfect protection. This is NOT the same grade as Suicide Wall!!
Ian Jones - Lead rpt - 03/May/11 with Serge Gomez

A powerfull move at bottom flake, loose rock at top. A mild E1!
sergio46 - 2nd O/S - 03/May/11 with Ian Jones

el diablo - Lead - 27/Apr/11 with Cabey

IanMcC - 2nd - 27/Apr/11 with eldiablo

Hidden - Lead β - Mar/11

sebrider - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/11 with Topher

stewnew - Lead O/S - 28/Jan/11 with brendan

Self-belay.
Denpov - TR O/S - 25/Jan/11

Hidden - Lead dnf - 2011

Dr Toph - Solo rpt - 24/Oct/10

Cool route, despite loose blocks at the top. I think Promontory Direct at Auchinstarry is harder so I would give this HVS.
Alejandro S - 2nd - 10/Sep/10 with Brendan

Brendan - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/10 with Alejandro S

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead - 18/Aug/10

Cassidy - 2nd β - 29/Jul/10 with Richard McGhee, Cobra

Hidden - Lead β - 26/Jun/10

zoeduffin - 2nd - 23/Jun/10 with mikeyraff

The big juggy block at the start (crux) looks quite attached but sounds hollow, I didnt like having to crank on it. take care on this one folks.
Sean Bell - Lead - 09/Jun/10 with Paul

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/10

Nice climb though soft for E1 if you compare it to Dumby grades...
John 'B' Hutchinson - Lead O/S - 02/May/10 with James Hutchinson

s kennedy - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/10 with shelley barbour

Jonsanders24 - 2010

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09

Felt a bit soft to me. 1 move very well protected and its plain sailing after that. Strated going off too far to the right at the top so Mal shouted to go left so route really with beta.
ANC - Lead β - 13/Aug/09 with Mal Meech

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Aug/09

Jonsanders24 - 30/Jul/09 with Ryan Glas

Still a fun route on nice rock, worth doing...
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 24/Jun/09 with Kiwi Steve

brilliant climb!!
hubereini - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/09 with neil

Neil Mackenzie - 2nd rpt - 07/Jun/09 with Reinhart

breithorn4164 - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/09 with Rupert

andymoin - Lead rpt - 15/Mar/09 with Barbra

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 2009 with Roger Benton

Hidden - Lead rpt - 2009

dave o - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/08 with Julia H

Hidden - 2nd dog - 05/Oct/08

vinders - AltLd - Oct/08 with Jamie

Hidden - Lead - 06/Sep/08

took a fall at crux well protected just i was as weak as a kitten!!!
jaybob - Lead dog - Sep/08 with gareth

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Jul/08

kdlauder - Lead O/S - Jul/08 with Mhairi and Andy McK

Good E1, much more full value for the grade than all the E1s further right, some nice moves...
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 18/Jun/08 with Rik

andymoin - 2nd rpt - 12/Jun/08 with Big Al

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/May/08

nice route.good to be back on the trad..
Sean Bell - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/08 with Andy

andymoin - 2nd rpt - 16/Apr/08 with Sean

Awsome, very varied route with thruckyness, delicate crack climbing and crimpnees.
andymoin - Lead O/S - 02/Dec/07 with Neil Mackenzie

beegsyboy - Lead O/S - 02/Dec/07 with Sandy

Neil Mackenzie - 2nd - 02/Dec/07 with Andy

andyinglis - Lead - 03/Nov/07 with ross barnes

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/07

Dougie Harvey - 2nd dog - 08/Jul/07 with Finlay Wild

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 26/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead rpt - 05/Jun/07

trincee - TR RP - 02/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2007

el diablo - 2007

el diablo - 2007

figfour - Lead - 2007

lazybones - Lead RP - 03/Aug/06 with Helen Sanders

Hidden - Lead rpt - Aug/06

andyinglis - Lead - Apr/06 with mal meach

kevg - Lead O/S - 2006

kevg - Lead O/S - 2006

Fultonius - Lead O/S - 2006 with Ben Wear

dodfoster - Lead O/S - Sep/05 with dom kehoe

Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 27/Apr/05 with John D

Ross Barnes - Lead - Mar/05 with Mal

Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 2005

jazzyjackson - Lead - 01/May/04 with Tully

Neil Adams - 2nd O/S - May/04 with Ross B

Fultonius - Lead O/S - 2004

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2004

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/03

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/02

Hidden - 23/Aug/00

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu!, gurumed, JonmapDL, Ropeboy

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