Limbo Dancer** E4 5c
[Dartmoor Highballing, Peter Treviss-Bell, 3 kb]9m.

Rockfax Description
A popular and very committing, but potentially crippling problem. tart under the roof just left of a crack at an inconveniently situated pointed block. Nip up the wall to the roof and reach around to a hold on the lip. Pull around and proceed with caution up the rounded breaks to the top. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
Hard for the grade.

Ken Palmer, Low Man 17/Jun/1986

Ticklists: West Country Climbs.

Photo: Dartmoor Highballing, Peter Treviss-Bell © hippo99
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This climb is in 46 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

Hidden - TR dnf - 31/Jul/15

Gained a knee egg on top rope, safer to solo
supersouthward - 12/Apr/15

Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor - Solo O/S - 07/Jul/14

Rory Bascombe - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/14 with Ali Clark

Above pads, but didn't use them (climbed down rather than jump off). Took a couple of tries to commit to the move to the break!
ollie_e - Solo RP - 14/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Jun/14

Hidden - TR O/S - 16/Mar/14

Harder than I thought it would be.
Tom Last - TR dnf - 11/Mar/14 with Andy March

Hidden - Lead dnf - 01/Sep/13

marcb - TR dog - 10/Aug/13 with Martin Evans

2nd attempt. Really lovely climb!
tim exley - Solo RP - 07/Jul/13

Luke Dawson - Sent rpt - 24/Jun/13

clean onsight
hornbywill - Solo O/S - 15/Jun/13 with tim exley

made it up past the overhang and slapped the break but could'nt stick
leo-z-g - TR dnf - 01/Jun/13

Motown - TR dnf - May/13 with Sam

Ground up. Fell once from crux onto gear in the break a few weeks back.
Bristoldave - Lead RP - 01/Apr/13 with Cusco

Hidden - Sent dnf - 16/Mar/13

Felt easy today after much climbing up and down from the crux on previous visits. With mats and spotter.
kingholmesy - Solo β - 2013

clean onsight
willhornby - 2013

ReeceWotton - 2013

bencoope - Lead - 08/Dec/12

Got the move second go after tiring myself out trying to follow Mikes beta ;) Good move, but hard!
AJM - 2nd dog - 28/Nov/12 with Mike Goldthorp

Brilliant climbing in an exciting position, more like hard 6a though. Bouldered up to the crux and reversed a few times, couldnt commit, then tied on with some gear at the back of the roof and just went for it, undecided as to whether it would have caught me but was a psychological help for sure. Top route!
Mike Goldthorp - Lead RP - 28/Nov/12 with Andy

Jamiet297 - TR O/S - 18/Sep/12 with Reece Wotton

Tried this on TR after Hallam TR-ed aerobic wall.
rustaldo - TR dnf - 18/Mar/12 with Alex

Left foot up, not right foot up! ;) 6a, not 5c.
El3ctroFuzz - Sent O/S - 05/Mar/12 with Lewis Stewert, Tristan Sherlock, Elaine Budden

Previously tried to solo the route, climbed first try today. Great fun
Lewis Stewart - Solo RP - 05/Mar/12 with Elaine Budden, Tristan Sherlock, Tom Bunn

Hidden - 2012

leohl - Solo rpt - 31/May/11

Hidden - TR rpt - 14/May/11

Hidden - TR dnf - 29/Apr/11

Hidden - TR dog - Mar/11

Graham Atkins - Solo - 17/Sep/10

Hidden - TR - 2010

jld579 - Solo - 2010

jacobjacob - Solo O/S - 29/Nov/09

Hidden - TR β - 24/Sep/09

Hidden - TR dnf - Feb/09

Lloyders - Solo - 2009

hippo99 - Solo β - 03/Oct/08 with alice stanbury

sharmawho? - TR dog - 2008 with oli, chris

Dave Searle - TR O/S - 09/Sep/07

Hidden - 2007

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - May/04 with Chris Havill

Gibson27 - TR - 2004

CraigMac1 - 2000

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
KiaranR, steve1234, Oddjob, Motown, Dale Turrell, MH123, BenNorman

Total votes cast 43
hard E50 of 14
E50 of 14
easy E56 of 14
hard E43 of 14
E43 of 14
easy E42 of 14
hard E30 of 14
E30 of 14
easy E30 of 14
hard 6a0 of 17
6a1 of 17
easy 6a12 of 17
hard 5c3 of 17
5c1 of 17
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hard 5b0 of 17
5b0 of 17
easy 5b0 of 17
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