On Jupiter And Mars** E1 5b
[South Wales sandstone E1, 3 kb]Probably the best E1 on sandstone. Follow the underside of the stepped roofs from left to right, a tricky move at the end allows access to a ledge (thread a long sling in a vertical borehole) and an easy finish.
G Lewis, S Blackman 1982

Photo: South Wales sandstone E1 © Mark Salter
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A pleasant VS with a one move E1 crux. Took me ages to commit to the move but was OK in the end. Doesn't say much for S Wales sandstone if this is the best E1!
AndrewP - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/14 with FelixPeterken

Just one big move
FelixPeterken - 2nd O/S - 04/Oct/14 with Andrew Peterken

maddy92 - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/14

gingernick - Lead rpt - 15/Jul/14 with Steve Marsh, Darrell

Giles Davis - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/14 with Dean Jones

Jon Didymus - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/14 with Ra

Dafydd Llywelyn - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 09/Apr/14

Petar Samkov - 07/Dec/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Dec/13

matjam - 2nd rpt - 28/Nov/13

gingernick - Lead rpt - Aug/13 with Darrell

i.fish2000 - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/13 with Leo

Hidden - Lead β - 03/Apr/13

tweedcore - 2nd O/S - 26/Feb/13 with Leo

Really not all that. Dodgy rock at the bottom and the top, with a couple of nice moves tucked in the middle.
Dr Toph - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/12 with Emily

Velo Orange - 2nd - 11/Nov/12 with Toph

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Sep/12

Tym_m - Lead O/S - Aug/12

jon clayton - Lead - 21/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/12

spearing05 - Lead rpt - 10/Apr/12 with Andrew

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 10/Apr/12

Attempted lead, slumped on gear several time on crux, bailed then managed to second it.
spearing05 - 2nd - 18/Mar/12 with Andrew

Hidden - Lead β - 18/Mar/12

Couldn't commit to the crux - have been back and completed since. First E1
spearing05 - Lead dnf - 18/Mar/12 with Andrew

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Mar/12

huwmjames - 2nd - 05/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11

matjam - 2nd - 20/Jul/11

gareth r - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/10

dave657 - Lead rpt - 11/Aug/10 with Alys

Hidden - Lead β - 01/Aug/10

jon clayton - Lead - 09/Jul/10

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

Felt more like HVS to me? Maybe the recent alpine chossfests have affected me badly. Good route, though.
RedFox - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/09 with Steve B

spbond - 2nd O/S - 01/Oct/09 with Stef

Paul Bowen - Lead rpt - 03/Jul/09 with John Crane

dave657 - Lead O/S - 22/May/09 with rob s

Mark Walter - TR O/S - 05/Jun/08 with Jon Bleiker

Paul Bowen - Lead rpt - 18/May/08 with Julian Steer

chris wyatt - Lead - 16/Feb/08 with Mike Barclay

Ollie B - Lead O/S - 2008 with various

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/07

Hidden - 2007

mikeshewring - 2007

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Billg - Lead O/S - 2005 with Susanne Richards

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/02

Laramadness - 2nd β - 06/Jun/00

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/98

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/98

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/97 with James Tracey

Adrian Eggleton - 2nd - 31/May/94 with jim whitford

Hidden - Lead - 14/Aug/93

channinga - 1990

sablackman - 2nd O/S - 1982

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