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Ash Tree Corner* VS 4c

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[Ash Tree Corner, 3 kb]Climb the corner of the slab up to ash tree ledge. There is a crack running for its entire length which practically swallows large and medium sized cams.

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This climb is in 105 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Bob claimed a friend of his had done the first ascent. Lovely little route.
ladislav - AltLd O/S - 20/Jul/13 with Bob Windsor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/13

Looks easier than it is!
eldre070 - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/13 with Mike dodds, Alan

Ken Taylor - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/13 with Steve Livingston

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/12

oliverk - 2nd β - 13/Apr/12 with Marty

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/12

Excellent route, very well protected but some right tricky moves.
stratandrew - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/12 with Colin Maddison

Polly4 - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/11

Jim Malo - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Barry

fatbuoybazza - 2nd O/S - 30/Jul/11 with jim

tmawer - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/11 with Pat, andrea

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jul/11

Nigel Coe - 2nd - 23/Jul/11 with Pete Kelly

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jul/11

Fine lead by Cath on a pitch that others that day had some (rather vocal) problems with.
Peter Metcalfe - 2nd - 03/Jul/11 with Cath Sullivan

Rachel Somerville - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Alastair Jeffcoat

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/11

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

Paul Boggis - Lead - 2011

Hidden - Lead - 04/Sep/10

daveclarke5 - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Andy

In mistake for the VDiff, although I did take a slight detour at one point when I started following the holds out onto the VDiff but came back into the corner for the crux.
Andrew Barker - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd - Jun/10

tim newton - 2nd O/S - 07/May/10 with ben francis

Little B - Lead O/S - 07/May/10 with Tim N

Conan - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/10 with George

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/09 with Matt Jones

Hidden - Lead - 17/Oct/09

Adi Hooper - 2nd - 17/Oct/09 with Doug Lishman

Matt Bill Platypus - 2nd O/S - 17/Oct/09 with Adam

Helen Gibson - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/09 with Richard

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

Langdale Guidebook (F&RCC) p186, 48m VS 4c
HansUDes - 2nd O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Bradley Morrell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - Jul/09

tomhull - Lead - 30/Jun/09 with matt harris

Sdouglas - 2nd - 13/Jun/09 with Conan Harrod

Conan - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Steve Douglas

Sue Underwood - 2nd - 13/Jun/09 with Conan Harrod

martrin - Lead - 19/Apr/09 with Sarah Kekus

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Apr/09

moose ridd - Lead - 05/Apr/09 with M.Sadler

Shaw Brown - 2nd - 05/Apr/09 with Philippa

Bloody hard in cold conditions with a rucksac on!!
Andrew Sloan - Lead rpt - 29/Mar/09 with corrine

nickwhimster - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09 with sam whimster

Good route for the first trad lead of the year
Swotson - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09 with Shaun Livesey

brockers - 2009 with CarlZ

Hidden - 2009

simonfife - 2nd O/S - 24/Sep/08 with Roger Wilkinson

Rog Wilko - Lead - 24/Sep/08 with Simon Fife

Hidden - Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Jul/08

good route with one awkward section but well protected.
lithos - 2nd - 16/Jun/08 with paul cookson

martin one - AltLd - 09/Jun/08 with dave knight

Theeni - Lead O/S - 25/May/08 with Matt Kemp

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/08

mikekeswick - Lead O/S - 10/May/08 with dunny

beaumap - 10/May/08

rockjock - 2008

Hidden - 2008

joe king - Lead - 23/Jun/07 with Rose

Rosey Posey - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/07 with Paul

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/07

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jun/07

Neil Pacey - Lead O/S - 26/May/07 with Tanya Savage

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07

design crisis - 2nd - 21/Apr/07 with Tom W

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

simon kimber - Lead O/S - 2007

Katy Nelson - 2nd - 14/Oct/06 with Sam Ponsford

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Jun/06

Hammy - 2nd - 20/Sep/05 with Lee Paskin

Solid VS and a fine line. Why was this not climbed until 1977?
Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 11/Sep/05 with Shaw Brown

Hidden - May/05

Hidden - Lead - 23/Apr/05

nakedave - AltLd O/S - Aug/04

Shaw Brown - Lead - 15/Jul/03 with David Jones

Hidden - 2nd - 05/May/02

arose - AltLd - 2002 with Tom Woodcock

John Brayshaw - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/00 with Andy Blakely

pgac - Lead - 07/Jun/00 with adi harris

jonka - Lead - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/99

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jun/99

cem - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/98 with Paul Richardson

Hidden - Lead - 09/May/98

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Mar/98

Jody - Lead - May/97 with ?

Good sustained climbing, never really hard and good gear.
Rog Wilko - Lead - Sep/96 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/96

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jun/96

Hidden - Lead - 10/Sep/95

Dave Westby - Lead - 1995 with Garry Nuttal

Hidden - AltLd - 15/Oct/94

Andy Say - Lead - 06/Aug/94

Iain Thow - Lead - 08/May/94 with Rob Ivens

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/90

babymoac - Lead - 30/Sep/89 with George & Gordon C

Bob - Solo - 13/Sep/86

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - AltLd - 1976 with Nick Keekus

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
JanBella, David Pye, Ben lad, thinair48, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 44
hard HVS0 of 15
HVS0 of 15
easy HVS0 of 15
hard VS0 of 15
VS14 of 15
easy VS1 of 15
hard HS0 of 15
HS0 of 15
easy HS0 of 15
hard 5a0 of 14
5a0 of 14
easy 5a0 of 14
hard 4c0 of 14
4c14 of 14
easy 4c0 of 14
hard 4b0 of 14
4b0 of 14
easy 4b0 of 14
3 Stars0 of 15
2 Stars10 of 15
1 Star5 of 15
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 105 (1.9%)
Lead56 of 105 (53.3%)
Followed33 of 105 (31.4%)
Alt Leads6 of 105 (5.7%)
Unknown8 of 105 (7.6%)

'Climbed'56 of 105 (53.3%)
clean O/S46 of 105 (43.8%)
clean β1 of 105 (1.0%)
clean rpt2 of 105 (1.9%)