Grim Reaper* E3 5c
[Stalactite area, 3 kb]17m.

Rockfax Description
Technically challenging moves on excellent rock. Start at a flowstone curtain below a tiny corner in the lower wall. Climb to a good flowstone hold and thread and continue to a ledge below an open groove in the upper wall. Climb the groove, past a peg, to a small nut just before the top and finish with care onto grass. Tree belay. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
Start below the 2nd ledge of stalactite. Climb flowstoneflake feature direct to right hand edge of large ledge; a long reach and akward mantle gain this. Balance and bridge upwards to peg runner (back up micro wire in flake) where hard moves up and left gain a spike and a rest. One last hard move leads up and right to a grassy top out and tree belay.

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Photo: Stalactite area © Justin T
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This climb is in 59 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

ferdia - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/15 with Andy

First E3! Scary crux at the top led to pulling on grass to top out!
Will Mortimer - Lead O/S - 07/Dec/14 with Derwood

nice climbing, particularly the first section!
dbrooks - Lead O/S - 07/Dec/14 with Will

Very easy for E3! E2 is more like it. Nice little route though.
Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/14

Nice couple of moves, but the exit is quite dirty. Might be worthwhile having a belay rope on the top.
francois - TR O/S - 17/Sep/14 with Tommaso, Chawn

E2 5b
Mr Tickle - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/14 with RusseyB

Good route. Probably soft E2 5b but still worth a visit.
R2B - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/14 with Charlotte

Ross.Cooper - Lead RP - 19/Jun/14 with Tom Sturgeon

Lee_Meaden - Lead RP - 05/Jun/14

kennythescot - Lead RP - 05/Jun/14 with Lee Meaden

Hidden - Lead rpt - 31/May/14

Peebles - 2nd dnf - 31/May/14 with Mike

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/May/14

Lee_Meaden - TR O/S - 14/May/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14

Good interesing climbing all the way to the good hold, but couldn't do the move from there on - either need more reach/gas or a completely different approach...
kyaizawa - Lead dnf - 10/Apr/14 with Jun Aizawa

tom169 - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Jamie, Adam

Less than ideal conditions- top section was gopping wet! Seems to have had some major hold breakage, probably not E3?
jacobjohncharles - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/14

lawsy_boy1 - Lead - 2014

Andy Moles - 2nd - 04/Jul/13 with Burton

burto - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/13 with moleo

metal arms - Lead O/S - 27/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/13

JonHarvey - 2nd β - 23/May/13 with Jay Jackson

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/13

The rock was dry at last, but I still cocked up the final moves by falling off, but nailed it next attempt!
Sean Kelly - TR - 03/Apr/13 with Harry Pearce

ian d f - TR O/S - 03/Apr/13 with Pete H

timorme - TR dog - Sep/12 with Alex Frosty

Top groove very wet. Climbed clean, no falls, no rests. But felt more like 6a because of the conditions!
Sean Kelly - TR - 06/Jun/12 with Harry Pearce

Doug miller - Lead RP - 20/May/12

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12

twice o shunt clean
Graham Atkins - 23/Jul/11

Hidden - TR - 12/Jul/11

feilx - Lead O/S - 21/May/11 with Alex Dennis, Heather

AlexD - 2nd - 21/May/11 with Heather, Felix

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/11 with Kirsty Kerr

Hidden - TR rpt - 09/Apr/11

nickdonohue - TR - Apr/11 with Chawn ?

1 rest on peg. guttted
Ed morris - Lead dog - 30/Jan/11 with hadyn and ewan

Haydn Jones - 2nd O/S - 30/Jan/11 with ewanthomson, ed morris

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Jan/11

berry - 2nd - 27/Jan/11 with Kafoozalem

Luke90 - TR O/S - 23/Jan/11

dmaldonado - TR dog - 11/Dec/10 with Nick Blackbeard

nblackbeard - TR O/S - 11/Dec/10 with Dan Maldonado

Hidden - TR - 17/Oct/10

Um, can't really claim the tick as it turns out a hold has recently broken off resulting in a jug where the crux was previously. Maybe E1/2 5b in current state depending on how much you trust the gear?
Justin T - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/10 with Cherry

Hidden - TR O/S - 16/Jun/10

climbed it smooth today,good no 1 wire above peg
misterb - Lead rpt - 20/Jun/09 with sim

MH123 - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Jack Folland

Jack_F - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Max hodges

Jack_F - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Adam copper * super*

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/09 with Mark Glaister

Phil79 - TR O/S - 10/Jan/09 with Nolan and Pete

climber sim - 2009

climber sim - 2009

alaan - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Aly

Nick Biven - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/87

Total votes cast 41
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