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The Flakes E1 5c

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[Fletch hauling himself up a route at Huntsham Crags, the crags of Hell, 3 kb]Excellent powerful problems up the obvious black flakes from s/s. There are three obvious variations, all from sitters. The Underflake f6a, the Middle flake f6a and the Upper Flake f6a+
1999

Photo: Fletch hauling himself up a route at Huntsham Crags, the crags of Hell © Ander
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This climb is in 78 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

To jugs. Down climbed.
Joyce - Sent rpt - 04/Aug/14

Warm up, didn't top out.
Joyce - Sent rpt - 30/Jul/14

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 08/Jun/14

Not a spotter enough pads or confidence in sight. Will get this next time to the topout.
megamonkeyman - Sent dnf - Jun/14

Robheirene - Sent x - 20/May/14

nice warm up problem, quite higball
AMorris - Solo O/S - 04/May/14

Jordan Harris - Sent - 13/Apr/14 with Lewys

Dickon151 - Sent O/S - 10/Apr/14 with Arthur Morris

pad-rat - Solo - 16/Mar/14 with andrew

as a warm up, still a classic and one of the best at the crag.
tombeasley - Sent rpt - 09/Mar/14

RichyBOYY - Sent O/S - 05/Mar/14 with Bradley Phelps, Jordan Smith

JonathanHilton - 2014

paulglasper - 2014

Rick hard Rock - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/13

tombeasley - Sent rpt - 27/Aug/13

EliotStephens - Sent O/S - 20/Aug/13

mikeshewring - Sent O/S - 13/Aug/13

luke glaister - Solo rpt - 19/Jul/13

john lynch - Sent O/S - 12/Jul/13 with dan & eli

Hidden - Sent x - 12/Jul/13

W111 WJG - Sent - 10/Jul/13

Hidden - Sent O/S - 04/Jul/13

brices - Sent β - 31/May/13 with Ross Atkinson, duma

Tom92 - Sent - 19/May/13

Worked at this one for ages 2010 was it? Went back and waltzed it. Not sure what the problem was. Nice to get the trad grade though.
Psychlane - Solo RP - 19/Feb/13

Hidden - Sent β - 08/Nov/12

Luuuuuke - Solo O/S - 09/Sep/12

Climbed the flakes. Didn't fancy the top out
JamesColeman - Solo dnf - Sep/12

Hidden - Solo - 09/Aug/12

Marti999 - Sent O/S - 02/Aug/12

deklan - Solo - 28/Jul/12

luke glaister - Sent rpt - 27/Jul/12

The pad looked very small from up there! Jumped off 2 moves from the top...
katherinesydney - Sent dnf - 30/May/12 with rich smith, jim brooke

definitely a boulder problem, not a route. it's not even high ball!
Jim Brooke - Sent x - 29/May/12

Hidden - Solo rpt - 29/May/12

Hidden - Sent x - 06/May/12

Croakinglizard - Sent - Apr/12

Exit crack green and wet - so jumped off from there
Gibbo - 19/Feb/12 with Ollie Keynes

All three lines and topping out two of them this time
Stone Muppet - Sent O/S - 14/Jan/12

Climbfool_88 - Sent x - 2012

Hidden - Solo - 29/Dec/11

stvredmond - Sent - 29/Dec/11 with Helen Norris, Sean mercer

Helnorris - Sent - 29/Dec/11 with Sean Mercer, Steve Redmond

Left and middle. Not topped out (wet and scary) but Ami got up the flake!
Stone Muppet - Sent O/S - 10/Dec/11 with ah

Cowflinger - Sent - 06/Nov/11 with Pete Lewis

excellent climb. cant wait to solo it now. bring with you some strong arms!
luke glaister - TR RP - 27/Sep/11 with casey johns

Adam Clifford - Sent O/S - Jul/11

Fell off after fannyin around tryin to find the right pebble, got it second time :)
Cossar - Sent x - 16/Jun/11 with Si

con321 - Sent O/S - 22/May/11

Christian Reynish - Sent O/S - 16/May/11 with stu

sit start
shazza65 - Solo RP - 14/May/11

nice steady climb with a good top out
peaches69 - Sent O/S - 01/May/11

jack1996 - Solo O/S - 01/May/11 with si

shazza65 - Sent x - 12/Apr/11

gb05 - Sent O/S - 14/Mar/11 with Cailean Harker

tombeasley - Sent rpt - 12/Mar/11

tedj234 - Sent - 03/Feb/11

Climber1806 - Solo O/S - 22/Jan/11

Nice problem!
MorganPreece - Sent O/S - 22/Jan/11

bbrowne - Sent O/S - 08/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Jul/10

4th try.
Gareth Bowen - Sent x - 17/Mar/10

Jack R-N - Solo O/S - 08/Aug/09 with b3n99

Hidden - Sent - 18/Jul/09

climbed many times
tombeasley - 2009

woodenwealth - Sent - 2009

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Dec/08

BenNorman - Solo O/S - May/08 with kev norman

Dr Caterpillar - Sent x - 02/Feb/08

John Southworth - Solo O/S - 02/Feb/08 with Jason Parker

Rupey - Solo - Feb/08

Hjort - Solo O/S - 18/Dec/07 with Nathan Wells

Crinkle - Solo O/S - 18/Dec/07 with Toby Vye

Fat Tim - Solo RP - 11/Aug/07

Phil PBC - 2007

Mark Salter - Solo - 2007

Paz - Solo - 17/Sep/05 with GP, DS

On R&R. Worked as a boulder problem
Ander - Solo - Jul/04

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Voting
Total votes cast 26
hard E20 of 9
E20 of 9
easy E20 of 9
hard E10 of 9
E14 of 9
easy E12 of 9
hard HVS3 of 9
HVS0 of 9
easy HVS0 of 9
hard 6a0 of 8
6a0 of 8
easy 6a0 of 8
hard 5c0 of 8
5c3 of 8
easy 5c0 of 8
hard 5b5 of 8
5b0 of 8
easy 5b0 of 8
3 Stars0 of 9
2 Stars1 of 9
1 Star8 of 9
0 Stars0 of 9
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Style of ascent

Soloed27 of 78 (34.6%)
Toproped1 of 78 (1.3%)
Bouldered45 of 78 (57.7%)
Unknown5 of 78 (6.4%)

'Climbed'24 of 78 (30.8%)
clean O/S28 of 78 (35.9%)
clean β2 of 78 (2.6%)
clean rpt8 of 78 (10.3%)
clean RP13 of 78 (16.7%)
dnf3 of 78 (3.8%)