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Curving Crack*** HVS 5a

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A good E1 - steep, awkward positions and awkward gear - but good value.

Ticklists: Scottish Central Belt HVS.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 36 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

First ever time I used the wire-in-wire technique for an out of reach placement. Worked a treat
johannes - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/14

Nille - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/14 with johannes

Hidden - Lead dog - 18/Jun/13

remi_mcm - 2nd - Jun/13

Koon - 2nd - 07/Aug/12 with Geoff

gjd - Lead rpt - 07/Aug/12 with KM

Not having a good day today!
Smelly Fox - Lead dog - 02/Aug/12 with Matt Thompson

Hidden - Lead dog - 05/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead - 04/Sep/10

Derek Graham - Lead - 30/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10

gus85 - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/10 with Gavin Law

niallk - 2nd - 01/Jul/09 with Steven Harris

Well protected. All the moves feel good. Rest available at small ledge below bulge before top out. Definately one of the best climbs at the Whangie.
climberuk - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/09 with Niall

wouldnt give it 3 stars!
ANC - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/09 with Keith Alexander

niallk - Lead O/S - 27/May/09 with Sarah

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/09

johnrc - Solo O/S - Mar/09

quite sustained. took ages to get the gear out, so was a bit pumped.
KeithAlexander - 2nd - 2009 with Angus N Clark

sonaf - 2nd - 29/May/08 with Chopper

jonnie3430 - Solo O/S - 18/May/08 with Tom

dougs1232 - Lead O/S - 13/May/08 with Richie Pardede

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/May/08

PeteH - Lead O/S - 2007 with Dave Leonard

DaveLeonard - 2nd - 2007 with PeteH

samwelli - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/06 with Gregor Smith

Really nice
Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 2004

Fraser - TR β - 16/Sep/01 with Alistair

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1999

Fraser - TR dog - 26/Jun/96 with Anna

Marti999 - Lead - 1996

CMacD - 1996

Old Tyke - 1987

cam1401 - Lead - Aug/85

Hidden - 1977

Lone Rider - 1975

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
gurumed, aldo56, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 29
hard E10 of 11
E10 of 11
easy E12 of 11
hard HVS7 of 11
HVS2 of 11
easy HVS0 of 11
hard VS0 of 11
VS0 of 11
easy VS0 of 11
hard 5b0 of 9
5b0 of 9
easy 5b1 of 9
hard 5a3 of 9
5a5 of 9
easy 5a0 of 9
hard 4c0 of 9
4c0 of 9
easy 4c0 of 9
3 Stars1 of 9
2 Stars5 of 9
1 Star3 of 9
0 Stars0 of 9
Bag of .....0 of 9
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 36 (5.6%)
Lead20 of 36 (55.6%)
Followed8 of 36 (22.2%)
Toproped2 of 36 (5.6%)
Unknown4 of 36 (11.1%)

'Climbed'14 of 36 (38.9%)
clean O/S16 of 36 (44.4%)
clean β1 of 36 (2.8%)
clean rpt1 of 36 (2.8%)
dogged4 of 36 (11.1%)