Fyrstikka*** WI5
[Fyrstikka WI5, Krokan Area, Rjukan, 3 kb]

Rockfax Description
A thin dagger that rarely forms. An optional left-hand start is in condition more often. Photo page 40. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Fyrstikka WI5, Krokan Area, Rjukan © Brian Moore
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This climb is in 113 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead - 20/Mar/15

Climbed twice as the start to the day. Much smoother on the 2nd go after a warm up.
gavinpeach - TR O/S - 04/Mar/15 with Jason, Glen Dickson

Nice route, challenging warmup.
ClimbingGlen - 2nd O/S - 04/Mar/15 with Jason Bryce, Gavin Peach

MaccMark - Lead - 28/Feb/15 with James Williams

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/15

nickstephens - Lead O/S - 15/Feb/15 with Jack Gray

Great little climb to finish the day!
Jackislav - Lead O/S - 15/Feb/15 with nickstephens

Charlie Zephyr Booth - AltLd O/S - 13/Feb/15 with tim millen

Left hand start (dagger not formed). Hooked out so very steady but still good.
Big Lee - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/15 with Christian Bradstreet

sanguine - 2nd dog - Feb/15 with Jonn, Edvin

Found this straightforward using the left hand start. Put top rope up for Peri Stracchino and Steve Jenkins to climb some laps.
Pete_Frost - Lead rpt - 24/Jan/15

Avinash Aujayeb - 2nd RP - Jan/15

Curly Rich - Lead O/S - Jan/15

HP9 - 2nd - Jan/15

plain kitten - Lead - 2015

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/14

My first ice lead
Blackthorn - Lead - 05/Mar/14 with Ollie

LHS - Decent ice - hooked out
andy dunn - 2nd - 04/Mar/14 with J

RHS - fairly hooked out decent ice - started dripping towards the end of the afternoon.
andy dunn - TR - 04/Mar/14 with J

SPD224 - 2nd - 28/Feb/14 with Rhiannon Lawrence-Francis, Martin Smith

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Feb/14

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 24/Feb/14 with Debbie

Climbed LHS on dropping, but good ice. Rounding the top onto loose snow made for an interesting finish.
Jimb0 - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/14 with Ander

Ander - 2nd - 23/Feb/14 with Jimb0

Ander - Lead - 23/Feb/14 with Jimb0

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/14

Went through the middle of it. Grade V.
Murilo Lessa - 2nd O/S - 16/Feb/14 with Paul Hennelly, Stewart Young

Went from the right side of it.
Murilo Lessa - 2nd O/S - 16/Feb/14 with Paul Hennelly, Stewart Young

Felt like a III coz of the jugs.
Murilo Lessa - Lead - 15/Feb/14

Top roped the steep right side of it. Interesting. Grade V.
Murilo Lessa - TR dog - 15/Feb/14

James Thacker - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/14 with Kris Hill

Pete_Frost - TR β - 14/Feb/14

Pay Attention - 10/Feb/14 with Ian smith

Another route that had been on the wish list for years - felt easy at the grade.
Karl Wooffindin - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/14 with JG

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/14

damob123 - 2nd - 02/Feb/14

John Roe - Lead - 23/Jan/14 with Ben Thynne, Rob "Woody" Wood

Shaw Brown - Lead - 22/Jan/14 with Dave Amoss

Top section was super glassy. Other than that, nice steady climbing!
alexm198 - TR O/S - 16/Jan/14 with Simon Smith

Hidden - TR dnf - 16/Jan/14

AdamH - 01/Jan/14

Andrew Wilson - TR - 24/Feb/13 with cliff shasby

Andrew Wilson - 2nd - 24/Feb/13 with cliff shasby

Andrew Wilson - 2nd - 24/Feb/13 with cliff shasby

neilwiltshire - 2nd dog - 24/Feb/13 with Andy Wilson, Cliff Shasby

johnmctighe - TR dnf - Jan/13 with Austin

Hidden - TR - 10/Mar/12

guy757 - 06/Mar/12

Both the left hand start and the direct up a crazily featured thin pillar - pumpfest!
MrRiley - TR - 05/Mar/12 with Rob Reglinski

Hidden - Lead - 23/Feb/12

tomwheeler - 2nd - 20/Feb/12

Hidden - TR - 16/Feb/12

Hidden - TR - 16/Feb/12

Took the left-hand start and made it about two-thirds of the way up but got pumped and couldn't finish it.
Cornish boy - TR dnf - 14/Feb/12 with Ian, Sean, Lee

Adam Booth - 2nd O/S - 10/Feb/12 with Ben Warrick

Cardi - Lead O/S - 11/Jan/12 with Jack S

Had to retreat as the top was not in condition.
elProxy - Lead dnf - 03/Mar/11 with Jean Raynard

Retreated as it was not really in condition
jjclarke70 - 2nd dnf - 08/Feb/11 with Simon V

The Bad Cough - 2nd O/S - 07/Feb/11 with John Sealey

jon22 - Lead - 07/Feb/11 with The Bad Cough

cmtoombs - TR - 28/Jan/11 with Nick

Hard for Rjukan, at least early in the season.
DanielJ - Lead O/S - 04/Jan/11 with CH

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2011

Hidden - TR RP - 16/Mar/10

machars - Lead O/S - 15/Feb/10 with Ben Smith

L/H Start
machars - 2nd - 12/Feb/10 with Ben Smith

tuukka - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/10 with Juha

AdrianP - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/10 with Matti L.

juhah - Lead β - 07/Feb/10 with Tuukka Holopainen

John Roe - Lead - 27/Jan/10 with Joey Durkin

joeydurkin - 2nd - 27/Jan/10 with John R

Hidden - 2010

matt hughes - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/09 with Patricia Oram

James led
Gustav - 2nd O/S - 22/Feb/09 with James H and Neil

pldarch - 2nd - 20/Feb/09

sambosanquet101 - Lead - 20/Feb/09 with Peter Darch

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jan/09

Excellent, pummpy!
John Roe - Lead - 20/Jan/09 with Andy Townsend, Bruce Radbourne

Start to the left, more like WI4 that way
graniterocks - Lead O/S - 18/Jan/09

twodada - TR - Jan/09 with Bill Thurston

Great Steep vertical climb
Jamie Degel - Lead O/S - Jan/09 with Martin Fricke (DAV Hamburg)

Hidden - TR O/S - 20/Dec/08

adw07 - 2nd - 18/Mar/08 with Scott Becker

Hidden - TR RP - 18/Mar/08

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Mar/08

First Experience of a thin WI5.. went leashless just incase the pillar collapsed :)
loonyclimber - TR O/S - Mar/08 with Gary (G Unit) Johnson

Greg Boswell - Lead O/S - Mar/08

jjclarke70 - TR O/S - 22/Feb/08 with Elliot

ShaneHoubart - 2nd - Feb/08

Hidden - Lead - 19/Jan/08

alpinestar_no1 - Lead β - 15/Jan/08

centurion05 - Lead O/S - Jan/08

mgeek - Lead O/S - 2008 with bill davidson

Hidden - Lead β - 11/Mar/07

beaten out and soft - WI4- ?
lithos - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/07 with TonyM

Felt more like WI3 today. Trade route!
Smelly Fox - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/07 with Mark Mosgrove

Smith42 - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/07 with Davie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/07

feilx - Lead O/S - 27/Feb/07 with Seb

Will Homoky - Lead O/S - 27/Feb/07 with Tom Hindson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/07

Andrew Sloan - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/07 with Steve Grove

Epic Ebdon - 2nd O/S - 12/Feb/07 with Neil Adams

Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 12/Feb/07 with Andy N & Tim E

Fultonius - 2nd - 09/Feb/07 with Andy Inglis

andyinglis - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/07 with Ally Fulton

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - Feb/07 with Floris, Steve Binder, Sion

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/06 with Ian _Haigh

Ramon Marin - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/06 with Salomon Fernandez

jimdanson - 2nd - 23/Feb/06 with Dan Robinson

Stuart Johnston - 2nd - Jan/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jan/05

featuresforfeet - TR O/S - Nov/04

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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