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Central Pillar HVS 5a

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[Anna on Central Pillar (HVS 5a), 2 kb]30m. Climb the slab to the right of the crack of Tantalus, move left into the crack and follow it up and right to the next crack and small overhang. Climb through this and trend right to a small pillar just left of wogs, climb the centre of this to easy ground and belay. (Original route description finishes up buttress right of Wogs - not sure if anyone's done this for years?)

Photo: Anna on Central Pillar (HVS 5a) © Kafoozalem
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 33 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Nick Biven - 2014

LDJ - Lead - 17/May/13 with Lou

petecallaghan - Lead O/S - 2013 with Stuart Fox

francois - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/12 with Chawn

getting extremely overgrown!
Angusmc - TR O/S - 16/Sep/11 with Jay cromwell

Will Hodges - TR β - 04/Sep/11 with Ja Cromwell

Missed out second pitch, which was overgrown, and climbed out via Wogs
dmaldonado - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/11 with Nick Blackbeard

Really nice climb
nblackbeard - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/11 with Dan Maldonado

Jack_F - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/11 with adam cooper* super*

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Oct/10

Steve Woollard - 2nd - 28/Aug/10 with Chawn Harlow

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/10

Steerpike - 2nd O/S - 21/Apr/10 with Tommo

not sure about precise route... but good what we did...
richardadventurecafe - TR - 12/Dec/09 with Neil Sperrings

Reeges - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/09 with Nick Saunders

I led 1st pitch, Baz finished up Wogs
Phil79 - AltLd O/S - 01/Feb/09 with Baz

climber sim - 2009

Jack_F - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Dec/08

briar4012 - 2nd O/S - 27/Dec/08 with Pete and Nolan

misterb - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/07 with simon

Pitch 1 only - finished up Wogs (being in a hurry and not sure where it was supposed to finish).
Justin T - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/07 with Clara

Dave Searle - Lead - 31/Jul/07

sam coward - Lead rpt - 20/May/07 with Helen

sam coward - 2nd rpt - 15/Sep/06 with Wayne and Al

AJH - Lead - 07/Sep/06 with Crispin

sam coward - Lead RP - 18/Dec/05 with Helen and Wayne

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jun/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/01

tuftynick - Lead - 1995 with ben winston

davidalcock - 1988 with Philip Scorer

mark-abz - TR - 13/Jan/80 with Olly C

Hidden - 1979

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, dmaldonado, nick hawkins

Voting
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hard E10 of 4
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Style of ascent

Lead15 of 33 (45.5%)
Followed7 of 33 (21.2%)
Toproped4 of 33 (12.1%)
Alt Leads2 of 33 (6.1%)
Unknown5 of 33 (15.2%)

'Climbed'12 of 33 (36.4%)
clean O/S17 of 33 (51.5%)
clean β1 of 33 (3.0%)
clean rpt2 of 33 (6.1%)
clean RP1 of 33 (3.0%)