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[Chris on the first pitch of The Crack Direct VII,8, 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

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This climb is in 542 logbooks, and on 98 wishlists.

rob.grafton - AltLd - 13/Sep/14 with Chris Wright

Hidden - Lead - 06/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/14

benclimbing - AltLd O/S - 23/Aug/14 with jonskippy, Dave Latimer

jonskippy - AltLd O/S - 22/Aug/14 with Dave Latimer, benclimbing

kenneM - Lead - 20/Aug/14

jacko120 - AltLd - 04/Aug/14

maria85 - AltLd O/S - 25/Jul/14 with Neil

Never tire of this route. And kev got his tick for Hard Rock!
Lee Sheard - AltLd rpt - 23/Jul/14 with kev

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

kato'sdad - AltLd - 20/Jul/14 with Olly

steely - 2nd - 20/Jul/14 with duncan campbell

Amazing route, consistently interesting. Glad we got straight on it with no hold ups, much more fun as a result.
sparkass - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/14 with Iain Steele

Led 1st pitch
Anne Gumbley - AltLd - 20/Jul/14 with Mark Fairbank

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Jul/14

Led pitches 2+3, fantastic VS.
markfairbank - AltLd O/S - 20/Jul/14 with Anne Gumbley

Pitch 1+3
ollyroberts - AltLd O/S - 20/Jul/14 with Jon Berry

john max - AltLd - 28/Jun/14 with Jen Maxfield

Mark Bull - AltLd - 22/Jun/14 with Mike

Hidden - Lead - 21/Jun/14

Dervey - AltLd O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Ken

Maz J - AltLd - 21/Jun/14

Lead all. This is a route Kate had previously led about 20 years ago, so was keen for a memory lane trip. Great route.
A Mountain Journey - Lead - 20/Jun/14 with Kate

Hidden - AltLd - 15/Jun/14

fizzychewitt - AltLd - 14/Jun/14 with John Norman, Jayne

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/14

MoWalker3 - AltLd - 14/Jun/14 with Dave

Col Kingshott - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/14

Led 1st and 2nd pitch.
Smithy Smith - AltLd O/S - 11/Jun/14 with Francis Charlsworth

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 11/Jun/14

Led all 3 pitches. Did not enjoy overcoming the overhang from the Sentry box to the ledge on pitch two, some pretty good climbing other than that! Wild traverse...
GermanAlex - Lead O/S - 31/May/14 with Arno

led p2&3 in 1 in order to make the pub before they stopped serving food. Could have spent another 4 mins on it.
Dave Rumney - AltLd - 31/May/14 with Tanya Milner

Led 1 & 3. Brilliant route. Every pitch is good with some perplexing moves to work out.
Fiona Reid - AltLd O/S - 17/May/14 with Mike

Pitch 2
Mike_Watson_99 - AltLd O/S - 17/May/14 with Fiona

Led 2 and 3
abbeywall - AltLd - 17/May/14 with K

Danny Crump - AltLd - 16/May/14 with Rob

R0bbie - AltLd - 10/May/14 with Taba

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 06/May/14

Sopping wet but great fun.
Jonathan Hall - AltLd - 06/May/14 with Rob Middleton

lead all pitches
OwenF - Lead - 03/May/14 with Sophia

joedoherty - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Will Graham

Lead pitch 1 and 3. FANTASTIC climbing, every pitch a dream!! felt crux was last pitch, however lots of gear. A must DO!
peter.ravenscroft27 - AltLd O/S - 16/Apr/14 with Josh Rowlands

Lead P2,3
Matt Amos - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/14

Hidden - 2014

mike mo - 2014

Em66 - AltLd - 2014 with Mat

Allanfairfechan - 2014

Allanfairfechan - 2014

Led middle pitch.
bobpilgrem - AltLd O/S - 28/Aug/13 with Tom

Lead p1+3. Cracking route!
tompilgrem - AltLd O/S - 28/Aug/13 with Dad

p2
samuel.stevens - AltLd O/S - 20/Aug/13

joeflan - AltLd O/S - 20/Aug/13

dakidunn - 2nd - 10/Aug/13 with John Armstrong

led p2
jvarmstrong - AltLd - 27/Jul/13 with Chris

Lead pp 1 + 3
Chris Manasseh - AltLd - 27/Jul/13 with John Armstrong

Lead pitch 2. Absolutely brilliant. Every pitch us superb, and really nicely positioned belays. Way better than Kipling groove!
David_Gledson - AltLd O/S - 24/Jul/13 with Alan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Jul/13

Led P1 and P3. Excellent climb!!
Koon - AltLd O/S - 20/Jul/13 with IainMcF

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 19/Jul/13

Lead 1st and 3rd pitch, superb climbing with great protection
Elsier - AltLd O/S - 14/Jul/13 with Mark

Rob84 - AltLd O/S - 13/Jul/13 with Mason

Lead pitch 2. Keeps up the quality all the way, with a couple spicy moves for extra fun.
barney800 - AltLd O/S - 13/Jul/13 with John Shaw

Led pitches 1 and 2. Last climbed it 35 years ago!
Ken Taylor - AltLd O/S - 07/Jul/13 with Steve Livingston, Andy Chadwick

p1, p3
pebbles - AltLd O/S - 06/Jul/13 with ali

top two pitches after bailing on "outside tokyo/dight". chimney moves tricky!
tomdude - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/13 with mike beddington

Hidden - AltLd - 06/Jul/13

James Mackin - AltLd - Jul/13

Pohil - AltLd O/S - 25/Jun/13 with Ed Watson

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 25/Jun/13

Joined pitch 2 and 3. Made it quite sustained with that long 50 meter pitch
Conan - Lead - 25/Jun/13 with KMC

Hidden - AltLd - 25/Jun/13

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/13

Calum Wadsworth - AltLd O/S - 09/Jun/13 with neil richmond, S.O.C

Hidden - 2nd - Jun/13

Led P2. Started up Outside Tokyo/Dight, but bailed onto the VS. Very nice climbing.
Monkey_Alan - AltLd O/S - 26/May/13 with Lawrence Dudley

Superb, comparable to Grand Diedre on Skye. Very sustained and varied at the grade. Led 1st and last pitches.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - AltLd O/S - 25/May/13 with Normal Steve, Roger Lord

Hol - 1st and 3rd pitches. Me - 2nd pitch.
DavidR - Lead O/S - 25/May/13 with Holly Adamthwaite

An epic. Climbed as a three, Ben belayed in wrong place, Justin took a whipper of f P2 - he was on the E1.
Dave Mahon - AltLd O/S - 25/May/13 with Justin Sharpe, Ben Knudson

pie_eater_pete - AltLd O/S - May/13

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 24/Mar/13

jasonpm - 2013

captain - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Andy Chadwick - 2013

andybirtwistle - 2013

andybirtwistle - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Tony Kartawick - 2013

greglad - 2013

guided. wet, much wetter on intial crack low (ie runnning) and a slime fest for a few feet above the top overhang but still great. traverse on P1 was wild- how is that 4b ?
lithos - Lead - 21/Oct/12 with dave d., oddtoast

First mountain multipitch. Wet slime-fest, hard for me but great fun, views and belay ledge banter.
oddtoast - 2nd - 21/Oct/12 with lithos, David D

AndyT1151 - AltLd - 09/Sep/12

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Sep/12

Pitches 1 and 3.
ritchierich - AltLd O/S - 09/Aug/12 with Vinny

vinspin - AltLd O/S - 09/Aug/12 with ritchie

flatnose - 09/Aug/12 with Robert Nugent

Great climb in perfect weather. 3 Diverse fun pitches!
DC - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/12 with Scott Rose

Hidden - Lead - 31/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - 31/Jul/12

oliverk - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Sarah Moorhouse

Hidden - 2nd dog - 15/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jun/12

Went to look at Grooves Superdirect, which looked dirty, so traversed into The Crack which was great!
Ken Applegate - AltLd - 18/Jun/12 with Adam Noble, Alex Wheldon

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Jun/12

gordonday - AltLd rpt - 10/Jun/12 with clive

Hoyes - AltLd rpt - 02/Jun/12 with Simon C

r.greaves - AltLd - 02/Jun/12 with jim daly

JimD58 - AltLd - 02/Jun/12 with Richard Greaves

P2
rd20 - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/12 with Sebastien, Marianne K

Sebastien Gastaud - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/12 with Robert Dufton, Marianne Khoo

Led P2. Not that straightforward if you're less than 5ft tall.
mariannekhoo - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/12 with Sebastien Gastaud, Robert Dufton

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/12

Jenny Hall - 2nd O/S - 27/May/12 with Louis

Louis Hume - Lead - 27/May/12 with Jenny

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/12

mikecollins - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with Laura D

A cracking route. Led P1, P3. Stiff moves are well-protected. I suppose I'll have to start on a puerile Hard Rock mission now.
Richard Alderton - AltLd - 25/May/12 with Curly

Led P2? Excellent natural line up the cliff.
Jim Slater - AltLd O/S - 06/May/12 with Graeme

Classic stuff! led pitches 1 & 3, only started about 7.30pm so only just did it before it got dark.
Graeme Hammond - AltLd O/S - 06/May/12 with Jim

Hoyes - AltLd O/S - 28/Apr/12 with Chris B

tomhull - Lead rpt - 04/Apr/12 with George Lonsdale, Liam Lonsdale

J1PEF - AltLd - 26/Mar/12 with Tom Swannick

twoplates - AltLd - 26/Mar/12 with frith wood

Jack00 - AltLd - 25/Mar/12 with Edd Carrigan

Jack00 - AltLd - 25/Mar/12 with Edd Carrigan

Jonny Fart-Pants - AltLd - 25/Mar/12 with Claire Astbury, Adam Milward

Lead pitch 2. Slightly dirty in places, but a great route!
MarkRoe - AltLd O/S - 22/Mar/12 with Tom Keaveny

pitches 1 and 3
Tom Keaveny - AltLd O/S - 22/Mar/12 with Mark Roe

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 2012

p2 and 3. First multipitch route, took 3 hours! topping out in the sun was fun.
robertmctague - AltLd O/S - 2012

davidtrelawnyross - 2012

alan moore - 2012

Stewart Armstrong - 2012

Stewart Armstrong - 2012

gingermike1 - AltLd - 2012

JonG - 2012

JonG - 2012

cballard - 2012

andy gittins - 2012

Tony Kartawick - 2012

Tony Kartawick - 2012

matt perks - 2012

Stone Idol - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Dave Hill - 2012

Mackinclimb - AltLd - 29/Sep/11

p2+3
joe_lancs - AltLd O/S - 29/Sep/11

deano - Lead - 24/Sep/11 with tunnel morgan

Very wet on P1
andysroom - AltLd O/S - 15/Sep/11 with Lizzie

Sad to see crampon scratches appearing, though it is in the winter guide.
jonnie3430 - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/11 with Glenn, Prakesh

3 brilliant pitches, I led the first, Scott the second
Tom Baird - AltLd O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Sophie, Scott

Tom led first, Scoot led second and I led finale pitch. Really enjoyable climbing; three very distinct pitches. Umph, foot slipped on a wee bit of nothing on crux of pitch 3. In situ cam just before over hang.
sophiecb - AltLd - 30/Jul/11 with Tom, Scooter

I always wondered why this was included in Hard Rock? I don't now.
DaveAtkinson - AltLd - 30/Jul/11 with P.Cannon

Nigel Coe - AltLd - 23/Jul/11 with Pete Kelly

Led P1 / P3
ads - AltLd - 02/Jul/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 11/Jun/11

Led p2. P3 is excellent.
climberuk - AltLd O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Niall

Led p1 and p3. Faffed on the p1 traverse. Enjoyed the overhang, though not the most elegant ascent.
niallk - AltLd O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Steven Harris

Definitely one of my best VS routes. Quality climbing, solid for the grade with excellent protection which doesn't let up.
Neil Pacey - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/11 with Tanya Savage

Very hard work. Enjoyed pitches 1 & 3, hated the Sentry Box.
Tanya Savage - 2nd - 03/Jun/11 with Neil Pacey

jess - AltLd - Jun/11 with martin

A revisit after nearly ten years. What jolly fun
greenroom - Lead β - 04/May/11 with Laura Todd

Lee Sheard - AltLd rpt - 01/May/11 with Adam

Adam1973 - AltLd rpt - 01/May/11 with Lee Sheard

Matthew Robinson - AltLd - 30/Apr/11

R_W_M - 2nd - 30/Apr/11 with Clay

AndyFunnell - AltLd - 30/Apr/11 with Matt Robinson

Clay C - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11 with Rob

peter myers - AltLd - 29/Apr/11 with Krissy Humble

highfivekrissy - AltLd - 29/Apr/11 with Pete Myers

Hidden - AltLd - 29/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo - 28/Apr/11

BenTiffin - 2nd - 25/Apr/11 with Gareth Field, Dan Robinson

claregardiner - Lead - 24/Apr/11

richyg - 24/Apr/11

Graham Westbrook - AltLd O/S - 22/Apr/11

Lead Pitch's 2 & 3
buddha1369 - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Adam G (OB)

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/11

SteveM - AltLd - 10/Apr/11 with Kat

chris smith - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/11

kitkat78 - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with SteveM

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Apr/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Apr/11

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

centurion05 - 2011

adie84 - 2011

Hidden - 2011

PAJames - 2011

Paul Boggis - AltLd - 2011

MHutch - 2011

Glenn Sutcliffe - 2011

rurp - Lead O/S - 2011

pasbury - 2011

NickJH - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

paul79 - AltLd - 2011

lukerockwalker - AltLd O/S - 14/Oct/10 with Ed Luke

Lead pitch two and three. Some horrible, smeary, balancey slab moves on the first two pitches - not what I expected on a route called 'The Crack', billed as 'one of the finest crack climbs in the Lakes'!
Mr. K - AltLd O/S - 09/Oct/10 with Michael Fallon

ed edwards - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with fiona wright

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 06/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10

damp first pitch, wasn't 4b, felt 5a ish. great jamming then steep exposed old skool with only a bit of thrutching.
benkelsey - AltLd O/S - 25/Aug/10 with Chris Kelsey

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10

Top end of it's grade, expect a hard days work out, not technical as such, just physical. Good route.
Booey - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10

coombsy - AltLd - Jul/10 with Rich G, John B

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Jun/10

Brilliant climb, best multi pitch VS in my logbook. More gear placements than you can carry gear for and nothing to hard throughout.
Zoomer - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10 with A Student

Paul lead the 1st pitch, Diccon the 2nd, and I lead the last.
Paul-Michael - AltLd O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Diccon Proctor, Paul Nurse

melvin - AltLd O/S - 20/Jun/10 with Simon Bennett

Chris L Hill - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/10 with Simon Pearce

Lee Sheard - AltLd O/S - 16/Jun/10 with James Baughan

tomhull - Lead rpt - 16/Jun/10 with Liam Lonsdale

Ed F - AltLd O/S - 11/Jun/10 with Harry, Steven Andrews

Led second pitch
Steven Andrews - AltLd O/S - 11/Jun/10 with Harry

Hidden - AltLd - 11/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/10

lead pitch 2
rylett - AltLd - 04/Jun/10 with Dave Heaton

I lead pitch 1 and 3
Dave Heaton - AltLd - 04/Jun/10

self belay
HansUDes - TR dog - 22/May/10

MT p1, AG p2, JW p3
JGW - Lead O/S - May/10 with Matt Tilley, Ali Gurney

Hidden - AltLd O/S - May/10

Led P1 & 3
Will Hunt - AltLd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Duncan Kaye

I led pitch 2, Will did 1 and 3. Thought p3 was fairly tough going, just 'cause it was fairly thrutchy.
DKaye - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Will Hunt

oliwarlow - Lead - 24/Apr/10 with Leonie

Lead pitch 1 - brilliant airy traverse !!
Woodiee - AltLd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Ian Birtwistle, Libby Kerr

Led P2/P3
odox - AltLd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Elizabeth Kerr, Karl Wood

martinazando - AltLd O/S - 21/Apr/10 with Ed Luke

We chose the coldest route on the crag, but it was still a blast.
Steerpike - AltLd O/S - 15/Apr/10 with Tommo

led pitch 1 and 3. We accidentally did the direct crack on pitch 2 at 5b as for outside tokyo / dight.
tim newton - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/10 with peter fagan

ian d f - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/10 with Mark

markfromstoke - AltLd - 12/Apr/10 with Ian

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Ken Taylor - 2010

beds74 - 2010

Hidden - AltLd - 17/Oct/09

Led 1st and 3rd pitches
Adi Hooper - AltLd - 17/Oct/09 with Doug Lishman

Adam1973 - AltLd O/S - 27/Sep/09 with Martin

robinsi197 - AltLd - 26/Sep/09 with Nick

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09

Jandors - AltLd O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Ron Lowe, Terry Carr, Harry, James

RachelP - 2nd - 13/Sep/09 with Duncan, Chris

MikeDowsett - AltLd - 13/Sep/09 with John Harrison, Paul Tretheway

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

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

RebekahD - 2nd - 12/Sep/09 with Andy Nisbet, Mum

Fantastic route, dry unpolished rock, sun, clear blue sky on a work day in mid-september. Doesn't get any better than that. Foot jambed the crack, wobbled on the traverse, needed the friend on the overhang and eventually worked out the final pull onto the last ledge. I want to do it again!!!
dave.mowle - 2nd O/S - 09/Sep/09 with Paul 'I'm equal to it' Summers

Hidden - Sep/09

Hidden - Sep/09

Led 2nd pitch
Adi Hooper - AltLd - 09/Aug/09 with Dave Rogers

I lead 1st and 3rd pitch, Duz lead the second. Cracking!!!
PenJD - AltLd O/S - 08/Aug/09 with Duz Walker

Little B - AltLd O/S - 07/Aug/09 with Simon

Lead 2. Got a bit lost route finding, set off up E1 5b by mistake!
Martin Davies - AltLd O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Simon Platt

Excellent route, with an airy traverse on Pitch 1, a couple of stiff bits on Pitch 2, and then a good struggle on Pitch 3.
auchtubhmor1 - AltLd - 25/Jul/09 with Pete Leeming

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09

tomhull - AltLd - 08/Jul/09 with matt harris

georgeevans88 - AltLd O/S - 29/Jun/09 with Jack D

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Jun/09

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Jun/09

martrin - AltLd - 12/Jun/09 with Adam Young

PItch 1 and 3.Nice route, bit busy but it was a sunny sunday afternoon after all.
Sean Bell - AltLd O/S - 31/May/09 with col

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 31/May/09

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 31/May/09

Bennykr - AltLd O/S - 30/May/09 with Jonny

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/May/09

Lead 1st and 3rd. Climb gets better (and harder) the higher you get...
Jim Walton - AltLd O/S - 27/Apr/09 with David Smith

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 26/Apr/09

stevepotter - AltLd - 19/Apr/09 with ken

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Apr/09

djking1983 - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Rich Brammall

Harold on second as well
Bram - 2nd - 11/Apr/09 with Dave King

Led 2nd pitch, Jason led 1st and final pitch. Brilliant route
andy mcc - AltLd O/S - 15/Mar/09 with Jason King

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

beaumap - AltLd - 2009 with Peter Camp

Hidden - 2009

Seymore Butt - 2009

flatnose - 2009

Hidden - AltLd - 20/Oct/08

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Sep/08

Led pitch 2. Old cam still in place on crux of pitch 3.
moose ridd - AltLd - 27/Sep/08 with M.Sadler

Quite tough for 4c moves. Requiring some thought. Helen deserved a pat on the back as she braved the exposure on 2nd pitch. She loved it.
Skinny Kin - AltLd O/S - 27/Sep/08 with Helen Thornton

Led offroute up 2nd Pitch of Tokyo/Dight at E1 5b!!! Got Tim to lead that pitch. I led pitch 3.
Scott McRae - AltLd O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Tim Gledhill

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Aug/08

Hidden - AltLd - Aug/08

dannyboy83 - 2nd O/S - Aug/08 with Dad

Did first and second pitch; abseiled off due to a combination of time, heat and knackered.
sjbutterworth - 2nd dnf - 27/Jul/08 with Dave Fletch

The crack was a little wet, slowing me down a little (spent at least 45 minutes on it!)
IanJackson - Solo - 13/Jul/08

C coldwell-storry - Lead O/S - Jul/08

Ed Babs - AltLd O/S - 27/Jun/08 with Ed Luke

A Crook - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/08 with Duncan Hassell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/08

Murray Lead p1 & p3 I lead p2
Simon Holden (LCandCC) - AltLd O/S - 31/May/08 with Murray

Lead 2nd pitch. Excellent route made more interesting with Peter forgetting his belay device! No-one else on the Crag!
Conan - AltLd O/S - 29/May/08 with Peter Metcalfe

Gear abounds - if you hurt yourself falling off this one then you should consider giving up climbing altogether.
Peter Metcalfe - AltLd - 29/May/08 with Conan Harrod

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 26/May/08

Led first and last pitch. Lovely interesting climbing with the additional excitement of being attacked by a pigeon halfway up.
climbingpixie - AltLd O/S - 18/May/08 with Duncan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 18/May/08

Matthallinan - AltLd - 07/May/08 with Nicky Winn

mildly moist
Bristoldave - Lead O/S - 05/May/08 with ewan

Bit slimy but great fun, definately strenuous..
Ewan Richards - 2nd - 05/May/08 with Dave6

jh5638 - Lead O/S - 03/May/08 with Thomas (frenchie)

cat22 - 2nd O/S - May/08 with Mike

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Mar/08

Hidden - 2008

Jamie Simpson - 2008

Hidden - AltLd - 2008

Hidden - 2008

westaway - AltLd O/S - 2008 with Imelda Neale

design crisis - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/07 with Tom W

jonka - AltLd - Oct/07 with degs

Hidden - AltLd - 08/Sep/07

popov86 - AltLd - 06/Sep/07

Rog Wilko - AltLd - 30/Aug/07 with Matt Gordon & Bernie Jordan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 01/Aug/07

With Simon Reed and Al Hinks
Rich Mayfield - AltLd - 01/Aug/07 with Mark Stevenson

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/07

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 10/Jul/07

Lee Sheard - AltLd - Jul/07 with burns

Hidden - AltLd - 06/Jun/07

IanJackson - AltLd O/S - 26/May/07 with Big Ian

joe larner - Lead O/S - 05/May/07

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/May/07

Hidden - Lead β - 28/Apr/07

Hidden - AltLd - 21/Apr/07

khawk - AltLd - 14/Apr/07 with WH

gaz.marshall - AltLd O/S - 13/Apr/07 with sgl

Really.really.cool. Lead all pitches.
Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/07 with Dad

sgl - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/07 with gaz

lead the 1st and 2nd, so done all pitches now
jonnyboy - AltLd rpt - 05/Apr/07 with Tim Griffin

kevin - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/07 with des

kevd200 - Apr/07

Hidden - Apr/07

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 28/Mar/07

Trobbo - AltLd - 28/Mar/07 with steve crossley

steve taylor - 2007

Johann - AltLd O/S - 2007 with Dan Platt

timmy-ts - 2007

barney_edin - AltLd - 2007

guisboro andy - 2nd - 2007

mikelaing - Lead O/S - Sep/06 with Dave Armstrong

ChrisBrooke - AltLd O/S - 24/Aug/06 with John Inkpen

biggianthead - 08/Aug/06 with T

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Jul/06

Bern - Jul/06

lead p2
colin milton - AltLd - 13/Jun/06 with shaun l

mark4344 - AltLd O/S - 06/Jun/06 with Nick Coles

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/06

RAK - AltLd - 02/Jun/06 with Henning W.

texuspete - 2nd - 24/May/06 with Rob Pontefract

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/06

Great stuff sorta made it up as we went but ended up on the crack
IanJackson - AltLd O/S - Apr/06 with Robeverybody

3 pitches led by Jamie Luxmoore. Solid VS on every pitch with hard parts on each section. Superb route, but I won't be able to lead this myself for a while!
rpbostock - 2nd O/S - 22/Jan/06 with Jamie Luxmoore

jim robertson - 2006

Benjones45_99 - AltLd O/S - 2006 with Sam Cookson

andy wa - AltLd - 2006

climbed in the rain
simon kimber - Lead O/S - 2006 with Cockney Jon

alpinismo.uk - 2006

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Oct/05

Stuart Macfarlane - AltLd O/S - 04/Sep/05 with Helen

wildrover220 - AltLd O/S - 18/Aug/05 with Pete Trudgill

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Aug/05

Dave Latimer - AltLd O/S - 17/Jul/05

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/05

net - AltLd O/S - 26/Jun/05 with Martin P

Tim Steward - AltLd - 07/Jun/05 with Torran Elson

Hidden - AltLd - May/05

Boxy - Lead O/S - May/05 with Jeremy

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Apr/05

with JOhn sellers
spoony84 - AltLd O/S - Feb/05

tomhull - 2005

petegunn - Lead - 2005

drysori - 2005

Wayne S - 2005

nakedave - AltLd O/S - Aug/04

Jamie B - AltLd - Jun/04 with Graham Foster

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - AltLd - Jun/04 with Richard Bower

Hidden - AltLd O/S - May/04

John Pickles - AltLd O/S - 26/Apr/04 with Zac Poulton

Hidden - AltLd - 26/Apr/04

Daniel Armitage - AltLd O/S - Apr/04 with John Mason

jonnyboy - AltLd O/S - Apr/04 with Daniel Armitage

John Kettle - AltLd - 2004

chrishedgehog - AltLd O/S - 29/Aug/03 with Dan Bailey

Led first pitch-delightful
Ann S - 2nd - 28/Aug/03 with Bill Harrison

Matt Rowat - AltLd O/S - 17/Aug/03 with owen

Hidden - AltLd - 16/Aug/03

Hidden - Lead - Aug/03

Both tried second pitch and fell off but that was because we were on the E1. Back on route all went fine!
Lessworkmoreclimbing - AltLd O/S - Aug/03 with Steph from the pub

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/03

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/03

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/03

GPN - AltLd - Mar/03 with Sam Clifford

danm - AltLd - 2003

Stone Muppet - 2003

mjeffery - 2003

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/02

Spade - AltLd - Aug/02 with Gordon Bromley

The Pylon King - AltLd - Aug/02 with Fiend (on multipitch!?!)

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Aug/02

Hidden - AltLd - Apr/02

arose - AltLd - 2002 with Tom Woodcock

rlrs - AltLd - 2002

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 02/Sep/00

Hidden - AltLd - 22/Jul/00

Shaw Brown - AltLd - May/00 with cliff brown

Hidden - Lead - 30/Apr/00

Hidden - Lead - Mar/00

the abmmc - 2nd - 2000 with Karl Rowe

brianrunner - 2000

bullybones - 2000

zero six - Lead O/S - 2000

Hidden - 2000

simon cox - 2000

kato'sdad - AltLd - 28/Aug/99 with Rob Simpson

RobSimmo - AltLd O/S - Aug/99 with Jon Berry

Darragh - Jul/99 with Adrian

icescrew - AltLd - May/99 with Caroline Whitehead

ArnaudG - AltLd O/S - 1999 with Jon; Little John

with Stuart not sure of date, fantasic route
alasdair19 - 1999

John Brayshaw - AltLd O/S - 20/Sep/98 with Chris

Adrian Daniels - AltLd - 19/Sep/98 with Steve Webster

Hammy - AltLd - 29/Aug/98 with Mateus

stewart murray - AltLd - Jul/98 with Cameron Leckie

stokienomad - AltLd - 09/May/98

Whealiebob - AltLd O/S - 1998 with Robin

stokienomad - Lead - 1998

phardman - 20/Jul/97

peterp - AltLd O/S - Jun/97 with The french french teacher

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 17/Jul/96

Hidden - AltLd - 10/Sep/95

five - AltLd - Sep/95 with RG

Chris Ellis - AltLd rpt - 31/May/95 with Louise Pellett

steve prior - AltLd - May/95 with Andy C

Dave Westby - AltLd - 1995 with Garry Nuttal

ColdAndWet - 1995

leathers - 1994

Richard Weller - Lead - 26/Sep/93 with Annabel Nickol

Tarquin - 1993

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/92

keefe - 27/Jun/92 with Glenn Sutcliffe

Glenn Sutcliffe - 27/Jun/92 with keefe

keefe - 14/Jun/92

Richard Lamb Davies
Cowflinger - AltLd O/S - Jun/92 with Andy Sharp

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Apr/92

PeteCheung - 1992 with Ian

WB - 1992

gallonj - 1992

frost - 2nd - Aug/91 with Neil Short,

Hidden - AltLd - 10/Jul/91

tlr - Lead - 05/Jul/91

whispering nic - Jul/91 with Ali W

auld al - AltLd O/S - Jun/91

Hidden - AltLd - 06/Apr/91

Hidden - AltLd dog - 1991

prcleary - 1991

Hidden - Lead - 1991

rogerskews - 11/May/90 with Martin Coward

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/May/90

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - May/90 with Toby Briggs

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Lead - 1990 with Therry Cooper

Hidden - 1990

Steve Lenartowicz - 1990

KingM - Lead - 01/Oct/89 with Paul "Doc" Lishman

Rog Wilko - Lead - Oct/89 with Debbie Wilkinson

babymoac - AltLd - 08/Sep/89 with Howard

Hidden - AltLd - 27/May/88

badgy - AltLd - May/88

nigehughes - AltLd - May/88 with Pete Kay

Wet at the start, but all went well.
phardman - AltLd O/S - 07/Apr/88 with John Cushnie

With Bog as sun going down... After Kipling, a superb day.
Gary Coggon - AltLd O/S - 07/Apr/88

Grezza - Lead O/S - Sep/87

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Aug/87

michael burrows - AltLd O/S - 11/Jul/87 with pete roberts

Hammy - AltLd - 20/May/87 with Penny Excel

Jules Lane - AltLd O/S - 1987

Hidden - Lead - 1987

Hidden - 07/Sep/86

steve taylor - Lead - Jul/86 with pete from liverpool

malc - AltLd O/S - 15/Jun/86

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 1986 with Emily, Steve, Shaun etc

JamieAyres - AltLd O/S - Aug/85 with Graham Aveyard

Hidden - Lead - 16/Jun/85

Andy Say - Lead - 22/Jul/84

Bob - Solo - 26/Apr/84

MikeYouCanClimb - Lead - 1984 with Dave Dowson

Hidden - Lead - 1984

Hidden - Lead - 1984

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jul/83

Nearly fell from top of pitch when hands got cramp. Poor technique and early climbing days.
Richard Weller - AltLd - 06/Apr/83 with Ant Osborne

GeoffG - AltLd - May/82 with tony bowker

ewar woowar - 1982

Andy Fielding - AltLd - 20/Jun/81 with Mike Gilbert

Hidden - Solo - 1981

mark-abz - AltLd - 26/Jun/80 with Walter P

did in 3 pitches,i led the middle one.
mike bridges - AltLd O/S - 07/Jun/80 with Neil Gregory, Kevin Bridges

I seem to remember getting to the top to find that I'd forgotten to actually tie a knot in the rope after threading it through my harness.
KRB - AltLd O/S - 07/Jun/80 with Mike Bridges & Neil Gregory

Hammy - AltLd - 23/Apr/80 with Rob Lawson

Chris Craggs - 1980

Hidden - 1980

JohnHutch - Lead - 19/Jul/79 with RJAT

Mike C - AltLd - 27/Jun/79 with Pete Vallely

Hidden - Lead - May/79

Hidden - AltLd - 1979

Lord of Starkness - AltLd - Jun/78 with Stu Ely

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 10/Aug/77 with Martin Veale, Dave Crookes

Nic Robinson - AltLd O/S - 10/Jul/77 with Paul Greenland

Nigel Bond - Lead - 12/Jun/77 with Tony Cuddy, Alan

Hidden - Lead - 24/Apr/77

Hidden - AltLd - 05/Mar/77

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Mar/77

Steve Woollard - Lead - 1977 with Norman Hoskins

Mike Owen - 19/Jul/76 with Pete White

RichardMc - AltLd - 24/May/76 with Dave Langmead

Falko - AltLd O/S - 06/Mar/76 with Howard Lancashire

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - AltLd - 1976 with Dorothy Bogg

Fairly boring.
Ian Jones - AltLd O/S - 1976 with Billy Jones

Marcus - 1976

tapley - Lead - 18/Aug/75 with Alison Tapley

Jonathan Lagoe - UKC - AltLd - Aug/75 with Ron Prior

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/75

Mark Kemball - AltLd - Jun/75

Hidden - Lead - May/74

Tom V - 1974

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Aug/71

granitbahn - AltLd - 1971

Gordon Stainforth - AltLd - 13/Jun/70 with John Stainforth

Tony Holdsworth - 01/Jan/70

ill_bill - AltLd - 1970

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 09/Nov/68

First of many ascents
David Smith - AltLd - Oct/67 with Ray Watkin, Pete Clayton

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 01/Jul/67 with Jim Worthington, Bob Knapton

mikej - AltLd - 11/Feb/67 with Keith Gregson

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Voting
Total votes cast 283
hard HVS0 of 99
HVS0 of 99
easy HVS1 of 99
hard VS28 of 99
VS69 of 99
easy VS1 of 99
hard HS0 of 99
HS0 of 99
easy HS0 of 99
hard 5a0 of 94
5a0 of 94
easy 5a3 of 94
hard 4c23 of 94
4c67 of 94
easy 4c0 of 94
hard 4b1 of 94
4b0 of 94
easy 4b0 of 94
3 Stars87 of 90
2 Stars3 of 90
1 Star0 of 90
0 Stars0 of 90
Bag of .....0 of 90
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Style of ascent

Soloed4 of 542 (0.7%)
Lead88 of 542 (16.2%)
Followed40 of 542 (7.4%)
Toproped1 of 542 (0.2%)
Alt Leads308 of 542 (56.8%)
Unknown101 of 542 (18.6%)

'Climbed'303 of 542 (55.9%)
clean O/S222 of 542 (41.0%)
clean β2 of 542 (0.4%)
clean rpt10 of 542 (1.8%)
dogged3 of 542 (0.6%)
dnf2 of 542 (0.4%)