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Rockfax Description
(The Skier) The striking crackline in the sidewall is very photogenic. It is easily ticked when descending from having done one of the longer routes on the front of the cliff. Some jamming is required low down, followed by hauling on jugs as the route gets steeper, leading to a tricky section passing the roof. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
'The Skier'. HVS 5a

A Meyer, T Enevold May/1992
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This climb is in 56 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Dave Rumney - 2nd - 20/Jun/15 with Tanya Milner

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2015

Hidden - TR O/S - 28/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Jul/13

RAK - Lead - 06/Jul/13 with Lauri

Lead it with Roz seconding after she decided she didn't want to do it. Slightly wet. The awesome jamming crack doesn't actually require much jamming. Great jug hauling after - ace route.
James Oswald - Lead O/S - Jun/13 with Rozzy

Clare lead. The route started off damp (we were in the clouds). it then rained and it got wet. Ace
James Oswald - 2nd O/S - 2013 with Clare Erskine

Hidden - Lead - 06/Aug/12

Pretty reachy for the short particularly when a lot of the crack is wet! Sustained.
Batt - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/12 with James Hoyes

Hoyes - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/12 with Rachel B

mtempest - 2nd - 18/Jul/12 with Dan Lane

good moves and a bit of a jug fest, especially if you can lank it past the wet jamming crack like me!
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/12 with Mike Tempest

Amazing. Ridiculous holds everywhere.
victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/12 with Julie, Andy

Fantastic. Crack was sopping wet but that only affected 2 moves where you have to jam, the rest was just fun jug hauling!
climbingpixie - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/12 with Colin, Andy

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/12

cymjt - Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 23/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jul/11

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/11 with Mike

I seconded, steep, jamming and rested taking out a wire.
bridget143 - AltLd dog - 09/Aug/10 with Toby Dunford

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/10 with Bridget Hall

Andrew1 - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/10 with Hulda

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Jul/10

cem - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/10 with Dave Amos

very good route, meaty
Dr Caterpillar - 2nd O/S - 19/Aug/09 with Alan Sage

HVS 5a
John Roe - Lead - 07/Aug/09 with Dave Gleave

HIGHTOWER - Lead β - 26/Jul/09 with Richie Long

richardlong78 - 2nd - 25/Jul/09 with Mark Freestone

Hidden - Lead - 19/Jul/09

chiverstom - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/09 with Dave Turner

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/09

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/09

AJ007 - 2nd - Jul/09 with Michael P

Hidden - Lead - Jul/09

dan gibson - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/09 with helen gibson

tuukka - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/09 with Hanna

Henrik - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/09 with Josef

Ing - 2nd - 08/Jul/08 with Stevie G & James

Alan James - UKC and UKH - Lead - 15/Jun/08 with Mark Glaister

HVS 5a?
TonyB - Lead - 08/Jun/08 with Simon

Hidden - Solo - Jun/08

Tim W - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/07 with Ali Kennedy, Jamie Moss

Peviously seconded in August 2002 with Jim and Jussi. felt much easier thankfully this time. As ali says i thought probably HVS 5a and safe at that, i've led harder VS's in my time! Theres a jug within reach every 2 ft or so although the bottom move would be dificult if you can't jam!
Mattyk - Lead rpt - 04/Aug/07 with Ali K

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/07

Agree with below, HVS 5a for sure, all holds are huge and even the jamming section is very short lived. Good though...
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 28/Jul/07 with Jo

Whitt - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with Luke

Luuuuuke - 2nd O/S - Jun/07 with ian, whitt

Brilliant stuff... nearly came off!
wriggleyjoe - 2nd O/S - Jun/07 with Luke

wriggleyjoe - 2nd O/S - 2007

Oliver Sherman - Lead O/S - Jul/06 with Brad Jackson

Worth three and a half stars of anybody's money
chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/03 with Clare Wilkie

TobyA - 2nd rpt - 04/Aug/02 with TobyFK

Jonathan Lagoe - UKC - AltLd O/S - Jun/02 with Andy Hyslop

One of the biggest fights of my climbing life back then.
TobyA - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/98 with Heidi

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Total votes cast 17
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hard n5+3 of 6
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easy n5+0 of 6
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