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Medusa Wall VS 4c

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[Matt and Chris on Medusa Wall, 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

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Photo: Matt and Chris on Medusa Wall © Rob L
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 50 logbooks, and on 18 wishlists.

chris smith - Lead O/S - 18/May/14

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Jul/13

Hidden - AltLd - 07/Jul/13

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

Hidden - 2013

via Bridge's route
switch - AltLd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Leanne

Hunter72 - 2nd - 26/May/12 with Peter Ibberson

richyg - 2nd - 05/May/12

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Apr/12

Ian Hinkins - 2012

Stone Idol - 2012

Wet dirty, long walk in for below average climbing
Simon Cahill - AltLd O/S - 24/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/11

Mackinclimb - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/11

Started via Bridges Route and did main pitch of Medusa Wall
joe_lancs - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/11

AndyT1151 - 2nd - 10/Apr/11

awesome! did it in 4 pitches as 60m ropes allowed to run pitches together...climbed in tshirts, gentle walk up eskdale great day out!
Woodiee - AltLd O/S - 09/Apr/11 with sam webb

tomhull - AltLd O/S - 07/Apr/11 with martin davies

OK route, good position on the crag but average climbing. Did in 3 pitches comfortably.
Martin Davies - AltLd O/S - 07/Apr/11 with Tom Hull

Hidden - 2011

chipdidychip - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10 with Gareth Wood, dan miller

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

dominic lee - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/09 with nathan lee

jimdanson - AltLd - 14/Jun/09 with justin tracey

Justin Tracey - AltLd - 14/Jun/09 with Jim Danson

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 13/Jun/09

Hidden - AltLd - 02/May/09

Seymore Butt - 2009

Rose2 - AltLd - Sep/07 with Ged

khawk - AltLd - Nov/05 with WH

Hidden - 2001

biggianthead - 15/Jun/97 with C

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/96

I've found the face/groove pitch near the top pinnacle awkward both times I've done it
EddieA - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/96

I remember a fantastic wide bridging section...
nickdonohue - AltLd - 05/Aug/95 with Mark ?

Steve Lenartowicz - 1995

Rog Wilko - Lead - 1994 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - AltLd - 01/May/93

Pitches 1-3 and then finishing up remainder of Bridge's route
babymoac - AltLd - 1993

Hidden - Lead - 21/Jun/92

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Jun/92

jlancashire - 1992

PeteCheung - AltLd - 1991 with Ian and Pete Butler

BigHairyIan - AltLd O/S - 1990 with Pete Hodson

Hidden - AltLd - 24/Jun/89

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - 15/Oct/88 with Jean Williamson

Bob - Solo - 19/May/84

Hammy - AltLd - 30/May/82 with Mark Lowe

David Smith - 1975 with Al Bennett

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, iksander, Hidden, Jonathan Spooner, paulrobz, JanBella, da_cox, j4kub, Hidden, Hidden, jl, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, bluebrad

Voting
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 50 (2.0%)
Lead8 of 50 (16.0%)
Followed5 of 50 (10.0%)
Alt Leads24 of 50 (48.0%)
Unknown12 of 50 (24.0%)

'Climbed'33 of 50 (66.0%)
clean O/S17 of 50 (34.0%)