Mons Meg* HVS 5a

Rockfax Description
10m. The bulging nose gives an interesting and committing exercise in rounded grippings. Big gun, big bang. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
Ascends the nose left of Maloja on a mix of jugs and slopers. Start 2m left of Maloja. Gain the ledge at 2m, then step left and pull through the overhanging nose.

Dave Musgrove & Jim Worthington 12/Mar/1974
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This climb is in 17 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

jeddb - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/14

lanky and weak - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/13 with Katie

Tenko - 01/Oct/11 with Jon Rogerson

good lead by dave, top move is very rounded and off balance, rest are also quite awkward!
pebbles - 2nd - 19/Jun/11 with dave shield

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Jun/11

Wizzy - 2nd O/S - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/09

HamishD - Solo O/S - 09/Feb/08 with sergei

Interesting moves and worth a star or two despite the difficulties being rather short. Tricky to protect though , the tall can reach to place a large cam in the left end of the 2nd break at 4m
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/06 with Martin Hore

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/05

Whealiebob - 2000 with Robin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2000

Austin manns3 - 2nd - 01/Mar/92

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Aug/90

Moses - Solo - 28/Oct/87

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Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 12/May/74 with Jim Worthington

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