Pete's Wall** E2 5c
[Pete's wall, 2 kb]The black streaked wall and slim groove via thin and technical climbing. Given E1 5b in the guide but upgraded to soft E2 by popular request.

Photo: Pete's wall © Guillaume

This climb is in 37 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Agree with E1. Bold at the start and then a horrible thrutchy move to the lip. A star for the first section.
Stevie989 - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/14 with Fiend

E1 if compared with some of the other E2s in the quarry. Nice route!
Brian Pollock - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/14 with Stewart

Dr Toph - 2nd rpt - 20/Aug/14 with Will

Bold then awkward, thankfully not at the same time. Flakes/holds to reach base of block a bit creaky.
salix - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/14 with Topher

ferdia - Lead rpt - 05/May/14 with Andy

Andy Moles - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/14 with Ferdia, Calum

ferdia - 2nd - 22/Mar/14 with Calum, Andy

gjd - 2nd O/S - 04/Aug/12 with Sam Burns

Felt very hard for e1 5b if it was
Harry Holmes - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12 with Joanna

horsefeathers - 2nd dog - 19/Feb/12 with Harry

E1 5b.
andyinglis - 2nd - 28/Aug/11 with Neil Adams

Denpov - TR rpt - 09/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/11

sneaks - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/11 with janey

Self belay. Tried this route before and felt like a 5b today.
Denpov - TR RP - 12/Jul/11

adamc - TR O/S - 12/Jul/11

Fairly straight forward, nothing too hard really.
Ian Paterson - TR O/S - 12/Jul/11

Andy Hewison - TR dog - 12/Jul/11 with Adam Cheyne

Fell twice, got it on third attempt, nice climb though
Andy Hewison - TR dog - Jul/11

Denpov - TR O/S - 28/Jun/11

Good crimps below crux, good gear placement Colonnel Jones
sergio46 - 2nd O/S - 31/May/11 with Ian Jones

Borderline grade. I found 8 good placements so claims of poor gear are wrong! Good climbing though and definitely deserves a quality rating.
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 31/May/11 with Serge Gomez

simondunf - 2nd - 25/May/11 with chris

Peter Rhodes - 2nd rpt - 31/Mar/11 with Gemma Gwynne-Stevenson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/11

Denpov - TR dog - 25/Mar/11

One very funky move half way point
sophiecb - 2nd - 31/Jan/11 with Toph

Tricky wee number, and only one piece of gear worth a shit. E2 5c
Dr Toph - Lead O/S - 31/Jan/11 with Sophie

Scottish78 - 2011

Denpov - TR dog - 29/Jun/10

Bit of a yo-yo ascent - Mal backed off before the hard bit and I led past his gear.
Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/09 with mal_meech

Hidden - 2nd β - 05/Apr/09

Pretty chuffed, HP it cleanly I reckon E2, 5C **.
andymoin - Lead RP - 24/Feb/08 with Geome, Rienhart, Tim Cross

beegsyboy - 2nd O/S - 24/Feb/08 with Andy + Reinhart

Abbed and cleaned it, pulled a lose flake off tho theres still one there that you can pull on but wouldnt survive a fall. TR soled it after, last moves are awsome.
andymoin - TR RP - 17/Feb/08

Dirty with dodgy gear so backed of, will be back and clean it first. Past threads on UKC suggest it now goes at E3 5c after the various works at ratho.
andymoin - Lead dnf - 10/Feb/08 with tim, rinehart

greenroom - 1997

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Total votes cast 41
hard E30 of 13
E30 of 13
easy E30 of 13
hard E21 of 13
E25 of 13
easy E23 of 13
hard E14 of 13
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hard 6a0 of 15
6a0 of 15
easy 6a0 of 15
hard 5c0 of 15
5c5 of 15
easy 5c4 of 15
hard 5b6 of 15
5b0 of 15
easy 5b0 of 15
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2 Stars6 of 13
1 Star7 of 13
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