Pisa* HVS 5a
[Making the most of child labour; belayed by an 11 year old, using a 9 year old as expedition photographer., 1 kb]

Rockfax Description
The right-hand crack leads to ledges, then trend left on good holds to the summit. Avoid the arete for the grade otherwise it is more like VS 4c. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Making the most of child labour; belayed by an 11 year old, using a 9 year old as expedition photographer. © TobyA
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 67 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

GregBristol - Lead - 10/Jun/15 with Andy Spacie

I should have stayed further left, the line I took wasn't anywhere near HVS. Never mind, decent route anyway.
Luke90 - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/15 with Liz

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/May/15

ColdAndWet - Lead - 22/Apr/15 with Glyn Carter

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Apr/15

TobyA - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/15 with Olli

Mayaculpa - TR - 17/Feb/15 with Mike Rotraxion

Robin Nichols - Solo O/S - 09/Nov/14 with Roger

OliverRoss - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/14 with Craig Osborne

ashtond6 - Solo rpt - 24/Feb/14

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Aug/13

Gareth Waite - TR - 09/Jul/13 with Alex Thackway

Hidden - AltLd - Apr/13

Guy Wilson - Apr/13 with Carl Betts, Plum

Hidden - TR O/S - 23/Feb/13

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 16/Sep/12 with Katharine

sopaz - 2nd - 10/Jun/12

ashtond6 - Lead - 01/Apr/12

Lovely spot for a climb.
Steven Andrews - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Howie

SGD - 2nd - 05/Mar/12 with Jonny WMC

David Qualtrough - 2012

Hidden - TR O/S - 04/Sep/11

Marti999 - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/11

If you avoid the arete that is within inches its more like VS 5a - even given HVS 5b in one guide.
philhilo - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/11 with simon pape

Charley led, Kev 2nd nice route although the line is a little awkward to follow.
valentinesbabe - TR O/S - 08/May/11 with Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe

Tithe Technique - 2nd O/S - 08/May/11 with Angela Paul, Charley Fell

charley - Lead O/S - 08/May/11 with Ange, Kev

lozowen - Solo - 24/Feb/11

julian allen - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Nov/10

Superb climb
ffdalton - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/10 with Dean Dalton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/10

arctic_jen - 2nd - 17/Aug/10 with Dan

popebenedictus - 2nd O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Adrian Scott

adrianscott - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/10 with Ben Harding

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/10

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/07

Liz, Sarah and Iain did the original route
Chris the Tall - Lead rpt - 25/Aug/07 with Woody

called on way to froggatt to `do the pinnacle`
mike bridges - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Robert Bridges

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Dec/06

cem - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/06 with Graham Dolman

Nicos - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/06 with solo

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 02/Jul/05 with Nicola Pettit

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Apr/04

mikej - TR - 09/Oct/02 with Mr Shunt

Ropeboy - Solo - 13/Sep/00

tlr - Solo - 2000

rocktigger - Lead O/S - 1999 with Stu

Rog Wilko - Lead - Jun/96 with Debbie Wilkinson

Rampikino - 2nd - 20/Mar/96

nickcanute - Lead - 1996

Iain Thow - Solo - 09/Apr/95

Phil West - Lead O/S - 29/May/94 with Steve Wild

Roget - Solo O/S - 09/May/93

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jun/90

steveb2006 - Solo - 08/May/83

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 1982

steveb2006 - Solo - 20/Apr/81

babymoac - Solo - 1979

Andy Fielding - Solo - 1977

Hidden - Solo - 22/Aug/76

Andy Say - Lead - 1974

rogerskews - 1970

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Calum Wadsworth, Benn A, Chalky Cat

Voting
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4c0 of 15
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