Moments in Space E2 5c
[Eyeing up the crucial hold mid crux., 3 kb]climb up to the roof at 15m, clip the peg and make a hard pull over to get established on the upper slab.

J Bassindale, J Chapman, M Ward 13/Nov/1983

Photo: Eyeing up the crucial hold mid crux. © Urgles
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This climb is in 34 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

got caught in rain shower, fell off hard move, snapped peg and hurtled down the crag stopped by a trusty cam.
Jon Didymus - Lead dnf - 29/Jul/15 with Paul

smartydh9 - Lead O/S - 24/May/15

The crux definitely felt 6a to me the rest of it apart from that move is no harder than E1 5b
Quarryboy - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/14 with David Bradbrook

Done in a pure direct line up to the overhang giving some very good climbing. A sharp pull past the peg and all is done.
KRB - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/14 with Oliver Bridges

jon_ridley - Lead O/S - 26/May/14 with Dave Clare, Jonny Forster

davidclare - 2nd O/S - 26/May/14 with Jonny Forster, Jon Ridley

richiebongo - Lead O/S - 17/May/14 with Jon Didymus

Jon Didymus - 2nd O/S - 17/May/14 with Rich

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14

Jack_F - 2nd O/S - 13/Apr/14 with Remus

By a very direct line to the notch, starting as for Elrond and then climbing straight up between that route and The Naked Rambler, without using holds or gear on either route. Good climbing, with a reachy 5b move to leave Elrond, and another 5b move on crimps higher up to reach the handrail. The peg just above the roof has been replaced and inspires more confidence, although it's still a good idea to place an extended cam/hex at the back of the roof. E2 5c, and high in the technical grade.
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 04/Apr/14 with Clare

Hidden - Lead rpt - 14/Mar/14

I guess most have been climbing the obvious line (part of The Naked Rambler) just right of the highest point of the flake, and then using the rising traverse on the upper slab to reach the notch in the roof. However, for the route to be more balanced and sustained at the grade, a line up the slab between the neighbouring VS routes should probably be established - even if this results in an E3. More investigation will be done soon!
bpmclimb - 2nd β - 14/Mar/14 with Helen S

Hidden - Lead dog - 07/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12

EmilyElouise - 2nd - 29/Sep/12

really good little climb. though the peg that protects the crux is less than encouraging! worth a star in my book.
James S - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12 with chris

grp - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/12 with jon_ridley

jon_ridley - 2nd O/S - 17/Jul/12 with Geoff Pyatt

Hidden - 2nd β - 30/Sep/11

thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/11 with helen

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Aug/11

fell at the roof
andy dunn - Lead dnf - 04/Jun/10 with J

gonggashan - 2nd - Jun/10

T ny - 2010

Had failed on this in the past
Bristoldave - Lead rpt - 22/Feb/09 with douglas

Paz - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/07 with GC

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

Matt Tranter - 2007

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/06

shoulders - Lead - 26/Mar/05 with mart, andy sharp, pete lewis, dai

al99 - 2nd O/S - Nov/04 with Andrew Bitmead

T ny - 1999

serby - Lead - 1999

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hard E30 of 5
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