The Cull*** E3 5b
[Andrea on The Cull (E3 5b), 3 kb]Pete, bless his cotton socks, handed this one to me on a plate. Easily the best new route I've ever done. Just go and do it, it's worth the trip.
Steve Bell, Pete O'Sullivan, Sarah Bishop 16/Mar/1986

Ticklists: West Country Climbs, Rockfax West Country top 50, Ultimate E3 ticklist.

Photo: Andrea on The Cull (E3 5b) © Kafoozalem
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This climb is in 58 logbooks, and on 20 wishlists.

tobydunford - Lead β - 14/Jun/15 with Harry Martin

wolverine - 2nd O/S - 20/May/15 with dan parkes

Ugly Mica Schist but a good route with a real pump at the top on flat holds.
Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 08/Apr/15 with Robert Durran (aka 'Big Bob')

Hidden - TR - 16/Oct/14

P2 only because of tide and swell. Climbed a bit onto Tickled My Pink, perhaps. Again, didn't find a move harder than 4c.
manbat - TR O/S - 16/Oct/14 with Tom Palmer

eel - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/14 with Ted

Wicked route
eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/14 with max

Brilliant route and great to belay Colin on his first E3.
kingholmesy - 2nd O/S - 2014 with Colin

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/13 with AlexD

AlexD - 2nd - 16/Sep/13 with Ed

burto - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with hertha

Sarah Welsh - 2nd - 10/Aug/13 with Nick Donohue

Brilliant route, looks wild but great holds and good gear. Sustained, steep 5b.
nickdonohue - Lead - 10/Aug/13 with Sarah Welsh

Ed Booth - 2nd O/S - 16/May/13 with PJ ( Belgium)

Great Route. Not E3
morganator - 2nd - 15/May/13 with International Meet Guest

Hidden - TR β - 2013

adie84 - 2013

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/12 with Graham Charman

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/12

belay bunny turned bad - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/12 with loundsy

M govier - TR dog - 01/Jun/12

Dave Heaton - Lead - 29/Feb/12 with Martin Cathrow

Justin T - 2nd - 04/Jul/11 with Cherry

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jul/11

Pippa - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Jon

Hidden - Lead β - 03/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jun/11

HamishD - Lead O/S - Jun/11 with Oliver Hill

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/May/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 19/May/11

Hidden - TR rpt - 17/May/11

oliver.ghill91 - 2nd - 2011

brilliant, slight pose for the camera part way up!
Matt Fry - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/10 with Pete Saunders, Andrea Hayslop

Great climb! Moves fine, just too sustained and pumped at the top. Didn't have anything left to give. Had a rest and then completed. Hopefully one day I'll be back...
andrea83 - 2nd dog - 13/Oct/10 with Matt Fry, Pete

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10

Rowansb - TR O/S - 11/Jul/10 with Mr Shunt

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/10

gangreen - TR - 2010

the hardest climb i have ever done to date
pielander - 2nd - 12/Oct/09

Hidden - Lead - 23/May/09

Hidden - TR O/S - 12/May/08

Tremendous route
KRB - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/07 with Martin Bridges

Hidden - 2nd - 2007

keefe - 23/Aug/06 with Tansy

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

Mark Kemball - Lead - 26/Oct/03 with Nic Dill

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/03

Outstanding. Best trad route I've ever done.
goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/02 with Kaspar Martin

Tim M - Lead O/S - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/99

+ Rick and Brian
andy_pemberton - Lead - Jun/99

Hidden - Apr/96

Hidden - Lead - 31/Mar/95

Al Evans - 1995

mattnuttall - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/94 with Alan Holden

With Steve Bell. Guidebook checking
Simon cook - Sep/87

Steve Bell - 1986

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Tom McCabe, Alex the Alex, Dean177, Dilwat, Master Chief, Ian Jones, andrea83, Owen W-G, Dr Caterpillar, Ropeboy, Yong_Welsh, bpmclimb

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