The Line** HVS 5a
[The Line, 3 kb]9m. A hidden gem tucked behind the oak. Climb to, and up, the finger crack, then the short wall. Hard for the grade. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 97 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead G/U - 05/Oct/14

Very good climb. Stiff start with scary middle section on tiny gear.
Cake - 2nd O/S - 05/Oct/14 with Matt

Good line. Harder than it looks and very good
Jimbo C - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Chris, Spiros

mint
al123 - Solo - Aug/14

A good wake up route!
Deezel65 - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/14 with Cragtyke

cragtyke - 2nd - 31/Jul/14 with Ross

stuart34 - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/14 with Sean Kenny

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jun/14

Hidden Gem
dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/14

Nice route. Wish it was a little longer.
gavinpeach - 2nd O/S - 05/May/14 with Andrew Deacon

Very good route. A hidden gem.
deacondeacon - Lead O/S - 05/May/14

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/14 with John_PCC

john_ni - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/14 with Richard Williams (PCC)

Lovely little route.
dominic lee - Solo - 09/Mar/14

A bit green on the right wall but neat moves, stiffish 5a.
Chris Craggs - 2nd - 21/Feb/14 with Graham Parkes

NickJH - 2nd O/S - 06/Oct/13 with LiamG

Lovely moves on this. Well worth seeking out.
treg - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13 with Patrick, Dan Osbaldeston

Chris Hind - Jun/13

domskezz - Solo - 22/May/13

philboy - Lead - 19/May/13 with matt g

Hidden - Lead - 21/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13

Dont trust old nuts
kwaidy - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with sting

Tony Holdsworth - 2nd rpt - 29/Sep/12 with Tom Reed, Nick Mitchell

Reedymc - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Nick Mitchell, Tony Holdsworth

Hidden - Solo β - 22/Sep/12

Very nice route.
Mike Hegarty - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Dave

Hidden - 01/Jul/12

babymoac - 01/Jul/12 with Pete A, graham d

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/May/12

fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 12/May/12 with Mikael

greenclimb - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/12 with Sarah

Pete Graham - 2nd - 01/Mar/12 with Malcolm Scott

bigdrew - 2nd O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Mark R

mark20 - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11

wolverine - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/11 with Sarah Marks

Graeme Hammond - 2nd rpt - 14/Jul/11 with Matt Fennelow

Really good
max_chan - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/11 with Graeme Hammond

Jim Slater - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/11 with Adam PCC

Rich Malcolm - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/11 with Matt Brennan

cragtyke - Lead - 02/May/11 with gareth h, john g

kitkat78 - TR O/S - 19/Apr/11 with Steve C, Graham P

Steve Waters, Mynydd - 2nd - 16/Apr/11 with Richard Waltham and Maria Goggin

Tony Holdsworth - 2nd rpt - 03/Apr/11 with Ian Holtby

Wil.Hooke - Lead dog - 30/Oct/10

Abevan - 2nd - 02/Oct/10 with james walker

Good 'line'
Ropeboy - Lead - 30/Aug/10

Tony Holdsworth - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/10 with Martin Haworth

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/10 with Tony

dashitboarder - Lead - 11/Jul/10 with Dad

JulesV - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/10 with Shauna Cunningham

Ketu - 2nd O/S - 28/Jun/10 with Graeme H

as good as the stories i'd hurd about this "line" in the woods at curbar. Good climbing, felt solid at the grade, and was expecting a few more runners in the upper part
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/10 with Rob

highrepute - 2nd O/S - 30/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 27/May/10

WendyT - 2nd O/S - 03/Oct/09 with James Marsh

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

Mick r - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/09 with Scott, Martin

bullwinkle - Lead O/S - 23/May/09 with Duck Egg

Great climb but unfortunately the one that Tom tweaked his ankle falling off near the top.
nicki_2712 - 2nd - 03/May/09 with Tom Baines

Andrew Sloan - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Apr/09

Sankey - 2nd - 04/Apr/09 with Luke

Hidden - 2009

A great route, tiny wire and cam protected moves above the crack
Pilch - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/08 with Ed

struggled removing gear failed to commit to the stiff pull up to the large top crack. other than that a good route
EdShep - 2nd dog - 28/Aug/08 with Pilch

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

cem - Lead rpt - 07/Oct/07 with David T, Rob Truckle

David Smith - Lead - 22/May/07

craig matheson - Solo O/S - Apr/07

Hidden - 2007

Budge - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/06 with Carl Tiivas

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/05

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Aug/04

cem - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/03 with Liam Mark, Neil Northrop, Graham Dolman

mikej - TR - 11/Dec/01 with Mr Shunt

Reds - 2nd dog - 27/Aug/00 with John

Hidden - 2000

Rog Wilko - 2nd - Oct/96 with ??

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/96

mikej - TR - 23/Jun/93 with Mr Shunt

Roget - Solo rpt - 04/Oct/92

Hidden - Solo - 11/Apr/92

Hidden - Lead - 15/Sep/90

steve prior - Lead - Sep/88 with Paul L

Dave Musgrove - 03/Apr/88 with David, Jim Worthington

Hidden - Solo - 01/Aug/87

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 15/Apr/86 with Andy Barker

Tom V - 1986

Mike Owen - 14/Feb/82 with Harold Walmsley

Hidden - Solo - 25/Aug/81

Hidden - Solo - 07/Jul/81

Hidden - Solo O/S - Apr/80

Mark Kemball - Lead - 23/Feb/80 with Andy Vaudin

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Oct/79

Hidden - TR - 07/Oct/79

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
crag_hopper_Jay, ashtond6, Steve Waters, Mynydd, paul birch

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