Basin Cracks VD
[Cave Buttress, 2 kb]11m. A must at the grade. Start gymnastically on the corner crack; step left and continue the action on the next crack (or bypass this on the left) to an easier finish m. A SDS Id Font 4+ and a hanging start to the rib just to the right is Font 6b.

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Hidden - Lead - 29/Aug/15

Fantastic little route with some very satisfying moves on good grit. Fun times!
G-VideoDie - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/15 with Ian Dawson

iand394 - Lead O/S - Jul/15 with Graham Jones

Andrew Wilson - Solo O/S - 09/Jun/15

Paulo H - Lead - 23/May/15

Retro-flash
BenedictIEP - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/15 with Eleanor Jones, Alex Thompson

Leleanor93 - 2nd O/S - 15/Apr/15 with Alex Thompson, Benedict Powrie

Hidden - Lead β - 13/Apr/15

John Gale - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/14

A little disconcerting with wet holds and rain, but a good route
jimorothy - Lead - 24/Nov/13 with Scott Barnett

BenedictIEP - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/13 with Nick Boone

Bomber lamp post belay!
jonathandavey - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/13 with Wilf Sargeant

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/13

BikeClimbWalk - Lead - 04/Mar/13 with Howard HT

Roget - Solo O/S - 23/Sep/12 with jim

Really good moves coming off the flood and out the basin, felt harder than a VDiff tho
vix - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/12 with Billz

Billy2000 - 2nd dnf - 12/Jun/12 with Vicky

mikestr555 - TR - 23/May/12

rick0361 - TR RP - 07/May/12 with Martin Reynolds

scampbe6 - Sent β - 05/May/12

First proper climb outside in 4 years. Pooed myself, no confidence.
DarcyB - Sent x - 07/Jan/12

andy jennings - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/11 with Momber

Andy Hudson - 2nd - 23/Aug/11 with Tony G

Hidden - Lead - 23/Aug/11

Nice climb, good start. Not v.diff though.
wishicud climbHVS - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with my wife, she is nice.

spitfirerick - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/11

bigbirdflying - Lead - 01/Jun/11 with Benn Stoker

Benn - 2nd - 01/Jun/11 with Hawkes

nice little route
mikestr555 - Lead O/S - 29/May/11

emmahalliday - Lead - 04/May/11 with Daniel Elkin

Good tricky moves, loads of good gear places
djelkin1992 - Lead O/S - 04/May/11 with Emma Halliday

Mike_Bottom - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/11 with Dan Flaherty

jubolo - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/11 with craig

zoe.louise94 - TR - 10/Apr/11 with Martin Roberts

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Apr/11

djelkin1992 - Solo - 2011

chadwick - 2nd β - 2011

Hidden - Solo rpt - 28/Nov/10

Ain't no VDiff.
Dave Foster - Solo - 29/Jul/10

Fun. Poor belay choices at the top, opted to use lampost. Nice view from the belay.
thedatastream - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/10 with Ol

Hidden - Solo - 08/Mar/10

nailed my nemesis
tanssop - Lead rpt - 17/Sep/09 with Andy

grubes - Solo O/S - 31/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - 19/Aug/09

willworkforfoodjnr - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/09

Hard for a VD
heidavey - 2nd O/S - 13/Aug/09 with Susi

crack above the basin felt more like HS to me
red.stiletto - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/09 with heidavey

venture10 - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/09 with RC

mack1 - Solo - 24/Jun/09

Chris46 - Lead rpt - 26/May/09 with Tim Riley

Chris46 - 2nd - 12/May/09 with Tim Riley

Tim Hudds - Lead O/S - 12/May/09 with Chris

jonnyspencer6 - Lead O/S - 03/May/09 with Nick

Maybe a HS but no more, I did enjoy it though.
JRClay100 - Lead - 15/Apr/09 with K I Merrick

bridget143 - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/09 with Mum

Bennykr - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Aug/08

Hidden - Solo - 16/Feb/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Feb/08

pdisney - Lead - 04/Sep/07 with Chris L

Claire couldn't manage to follow, so I eventually had to climb it 3 (!) times to retrieve gear.
willplatts - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/07 with Claire Hill

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 24/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/06

windedcolt - 2nd - 07/Jul/06 with mark routledge

alisonk - Lead - Apr/05

Wayne S - Lead - 2005

bullybones - Solo - 20/Jun/04

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 07/May/03 with Steve McCain

A Crook - Solo O/S - 14/May/02

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 19/Apr/02 with Pete Greaves

snowy owl - Lead - 09/Jul/01 with Hayley Young

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 19/Jun/01 with Richard Tomlinson

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 19/Jun/01 with Richard Tomlinson

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 11/Apr/01 with John Kennedy, Martin Cooper

Mattyk - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/01 with Tim Kavanagh

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2001

akhughes - 2000

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/99 with John Kennedy

climberguy - Lead - 1999

chrishedgehog - 2nd O/S - 20/Oct/98 with Joe Thompson

Andy Say - Solo - 25/Apr/94

Charlie Staincliffe - Lead - 1990 with Steven Kendal

Hidden - Solo - 28/Nov/84

Pete Pozman - Solo O/S - 02/Aug/84

John Marsland - 2nd - 1978 with John Colton

mikej - Solo - 20/Apr/73

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 1972

greenbuoy - Solo - 16/Aug/70

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