Talk Hard* HVS 5a
[Talk Hard, 1 kb]Start just on the left hand side of the arete, move up and place gear strenuously. Move up right onto the arete then finish just on the right side of the arete. Finish up the corner and slab above or crawl out right along the ledge. Wothwhile wee climb.

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High tide hid the big rock under the route
thomas m - Solo O/S - 15/Aug/14

Hidden - Lead - 27/Sep/13

lovely little 'dws' - 2 stars
peter.herd - Solo - 14/Aug/13

Thoms6974 - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/13 with Stuart

We did a HVS to the right of the arete, left of Listen Carefully. reminder to add climb later.
StuMsg - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/13 with Andy T

Callum_Johnson - 2nd O/S - 28/May/13 with Uisdean

enjoyable rock at the top, makes up for the unoriginal route setting in the first
danimal88 - Lead β - 18/Jun/12 with Mike Met office

Pete Barker - 2nd O/S - 23/May/12 with Sandy

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jun/11

great exposed climbing up the arete. I crawled off at the ledge, to avoid the crumbling heap of choss above.
James Prowse - Lead O/S - 10/May/11 with Gwilym

Chris wilson - Lead - 03/Jun/10 with Jon B

Auful crumbly top. Pretty disappointing after 15m.
stuartmunn - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/09 with Brad

Nice first half. Horrendous second half.
bnewman - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/09 with Stuart

A 3 star DWS!
gforce - Solo - 05/Jul/09

mulletcocktail2000 - Solo rpt - 26/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Mar/09

Smelly Fox - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/09 with Scott Webster

mulletcocktail2000 - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/08 with paul

Paulww - 2nd rpt - 11/Aug/08 with Ryan

Dangerous Dave - Solo O/S - 08/Aug/08

whistler - Solo O/S - 08/Aug/08

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

TrollJester - AltLd O/S - 2008 with Bruce A Strachan

Great position and line for the first half, but top half is poor
Chris wilson - 2nd - 21/Aug/07 with Paul

Stuart S - Lead O/S - 31/May/06 with Amanda Lyons

Hidden - 2nd - 31/May/06

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2006

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hard E10 of 8
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