tough in big boots the rain - a real thrutch.Tarquin - 16/Aug/14 with Louise
Louvet - 16/Aug/14 with Tarquin
Very wet and raining, big boots, emotional.
DALLAN - Lead - 16/Aug/14 with Ruth Woodward
A slimy chimney in the wet - emotional with walking boots on.
Ruth Allan - 2nd O/S - 16/Aug/14 with David Allan
gingerking - Solo - Jul/14
razzorbuzz - AltLd O/S - 31/May/14 with Simon.O, Andy Elliot
doyle12 - AltLd O/S - 31/May/14 with Dom, Andy E
paulh.0776 - 2nd - 29/May/14 with PC
petegunn - AltLd - 18/May/14 with Davina
Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/May/14
Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/May/14
In bendy walking boots seemed tough for a diff
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 05/May/14 with David Brown
Hidden - Lead - 26/Apr/14
Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/14
Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/14
Samuel Wainwright - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/14
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Mar/14
IanGilbertJones - 2014
Lead main pitch. More scared sheep at the top made for an uncomfortable stance to try not to scare them any further!
JamieSparkes - AltLd O/S - 12/Oct/13 with morgan Trigg
Great fun. Felt worthy of the addition of Very to the grade.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead - 29/Sep/13 with Tries, Mike CMC, Amy Till
mjackson - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13
Hidden - Sep/13
gfpowell - AltLd - 14/Aug/13
Hidden - Lead - Jul/13
Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jun/13
Daniels735 - AltLd O/S - 02/Jun/13 with Chris Waters
nice route grade 3 after the chimney.
Wesley Orvis - Lead - 26/May/13
6aPunter - 2013
Ian Hinkins - AltLd - 14/Nov/12 with Steve Shaw
Stephen Shaw - 2nd - 14/Nov/12 with Ian
ayuplass - 2nd - 27/Oct/12 with peter, cath
Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 27/Oct/12 with Claire Maw, Cath Sullivan
baldy.matt - 27/Oct/12 with Shaw
Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/12
lukimotaka - 2nd O/S - 18/Sep/12 with Josh
Led 1st and 3rd. Chimney was a bit on the damp side, but still a classic thrutch!
KevinJ - AltLd O/S - 12/Aug/12 with Nige H
gw3285 - AltLd - 23/Jun/12
In big boots during heavy rain. There was a waterfall coming down it. Very very difficult. Solid lead from Colin. Perversely one of the most enjoyable things I've ever done...
stratandrew - 2nd - 23/Jun/12 with Colin Maddison
bullybones - Solo - 26/May/12
Hidden - 2nd - 06/May/12
Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/12
mikespooner - Lead - May/12 with Lucy Emery
Steve Lenartowicz - Lead - 15/Apr/12 with Clare
djking1983 - AltLd O/S - 06/Apr/12
tomhull - Lead rpt - 04/Apr/12 with George Lonsdale, Liam Lonsdale
Witsend3 - Lead - 2012
Callum Anderson - 2012
Hidden - 2012
Craig McMahon - Lead β - 25/Sep/11 with Vickie Neilson
Gav Parker - AltLd - 29/Jul/11
Dave Wearing - AltLd - 29/Jul/11 with Gavin Parker
In mountain boots, chimney pitch was wet and very slippery, really had to fight my way to the top! A good finish to a proper mountain adventure to occupy a wet day!!
cheeky - AltLd O/S - 07/Jul/11 with Dan
jcooper8 - 2nd - 27/May/11 with Adam Mackintosh
Mackinclimb - Lead - 27/May/11
PMcG led, arete variation, bold.
Andysomething - 2nd O/S - 04/May/11 with Bruce Perry, Peter McGarry
tomhull - Lead rpt - 02/May/11 with Ellie Leighfield, phil vickers
oldmanpete - AltLd O/S - 28/Apr/11
willworkforfoodjnr - Solo O/S - 24/Apr/11
edmund94 - Solo O/S - 20/Mar/11
Hidden - 2nd - 2011
Rucksacks and walking boots not advised!!!!!!
Craig McMahon - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Vickie Neilson
Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/10
Hidden - Solo - 04/Sep/10
First couple of pitches good, chimeny surprisingly pleasant!
jamespilgrim - AltLd O/S - 16/Aug/10 with fivestar
fivestar - AltLd O/S - 16/Aug/10 with James Pilgrim
nigelw - AltLd - 14/Aug/10 with Antony Dean
pclark - AltLd O/S - 01/Aug/10 with jimhall
jimhall - AltLd O/S - 01/Aug/10 with Paddy
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/10
Amy Kilpin - Lead - 26/Jun/10
Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10
mattking_109 - AltLd - Jun/10
Wet, thrutchy and awesome! Probably my favourite route ever. Really tired by the end of this. Would make an excellent winter route. Proper old school chimney, really happy to have done one.
mattrm - Lead O/S - 30/May/10 with Jules Vine
Robin Head - Lead O/S - 02/May/10 with Katie
mikespooner - 2nd - 02/May/10 with Matt Kendall
katiep - 2nd O/S - 02/May/10 with Robin Head
Lawrence Eccles - Solo O/S - 02/May/10 with A. Crook
ritid - AltLd O/S - 01/May/10 with ilona torstensson
ilona torstensson - AltLd - 01/May/10 with richard coulson
Hidden - AltLd - 2010
sparra - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/09 with Mark B
Hidden - AltLd - 02/Aug/09
davidwright - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Sam
Hidden - 2nd - 25/Jul/09
Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/09
Greasy & polished, way harder than the grade.
KeithW - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/09 with Burj Langdana
Shaw Brown - Solo - 14/Jun/09
twoplates - AltLd O/S - May/09 with Adam Milward
Hidden - AltLd - 22/Mar/09
Hidden - Lead - 2009
Hidden - 2009
jonwright - Lead O/S - 2009 with peter
Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/08
jayme - 2nd O/S - 01/Oct/08 with Simon Raven
tobydunford - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/08 with Lisa Paling
lisapaling - 2nd β - 31/Jul/08 with Toby Dunford
Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/08
sgl - Solo O/S - 13/Jun/08
tomhull - Lead - May/08 with may davies
Hidden - AltLd - 04/Nov/07
Boots, Pack on a damp day.
Tricky chimney & traverse out.
moose ridd - AltLd - 27/Oct/07 with M.Sadler
Hidden - 26/Oct/07
igneouscarl - 2nd - 02/Oct/07
Dinger - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/07 with Ben Keen
Keenb - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/07 with Duncan Bell
Bex_M - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/07 with Ewan Buckingham
goingupintheworld - Lead - Aug/07 with Rob H, Matt H
Carly - Lead - 16/Jul/07 with seb
Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/07
Dave Wearing - 2nd - 30/Jun/07 with Rocket.
Almost perfect conditions!!
Rob Rocket - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/07 with Dave Wearing
A "traditional climb of great character" taken at full speed while fighting off the midgies. Pleasant swim across the tarn afterwards.
Peter Metcalfe - Solo - 11/Jun/07 with Langdale Scramblers
Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/07
I hate chimneys
Gybebunny - Lead - 09/Jun/07 with Helen Hooper
mortimea - Lead - 02/Jun/07 with Matt Fisher
Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jun/07
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 28/May/07 with Marika Ley
Hidden - 2007
simon kimber - Solo - 2007
Paul led the chimney (made harder by having packs on our backs), then went up final 2 pitches of Cook's Tour with me leading.
themightyblues - AltLd O/S - 10/Sep/06 with Paul Derrick
Nice particularly if the chimney is taken direct, some guides suggest not including the second section on the chimney - do it it's a great bit of chimney. Very good value at Diff.
Bokonon - AltLd O/S - 29/Jul/06 with Dave
smiler - AltLd - 29/Jul/06 with Bokonon
DerwentDiluted - AltLd - Jul/06 with Les Deakin
Hidden - Lead - 06/Jun/06
muzz44 - AltLd O/S - May/06
Done in big boots expecting wet conditions. However it was warm and dry!
Shaw Brown - AltLd - 25/Jan/06 with cliff brown
nakedave - 2006
edmitchell - AltLd O/S - Nov/05 with kai ren
Hidden - AltLd - Sep/05
Hidden - AltLd - 2005
Pete Graham - Solo - 2005
John Kettle - Lead - 2004
Ian Roberts - 2nd O/S - 2004
Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Aug/03
Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/03
le_grimpeur - AltLd - 18/Apr/03 with Dad
Dan 85 - AltLd O/S - Mar/03 with Alexander
Persistant drizzel, big boots.
Paul-Michael - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/02 with Mark McCaffrey
crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/02 with cornish merlin
Cornish Merlin - 2nd - 10/Apr/02 with Oli Gray
Mark Collins - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/02 with Peter Svenson
Hidden - AltLd - 2002
BenTiffin - Solo - Jul/00
In wet slimy conditions; possibly the hardest thing I've ever lead.
Jamie B - Lead - Feb/99 with Chris Bradley
Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/97 with Geoff
As descent route
EddieA - Solo β - 26/Jul/95 with Simon W
EddieA - Lead O/S - 13/May/95 with Adrian
Jim Walton - Solo O/S - 30/Jul/94
First pitch only. It was dripping wet, and everyone else refused to follow! So I abbed off the tree.
Simon Caldwell - Lead dnf - 1993
PeteCheung - 1993
Hidden - Lead - 1992
Hammy - Solo - 28/May/91
Hidden - AltLd - 1990
Andy Say - Solo - 18/Feb/88
Rog Wilko - Lead - 1988 with Debbie Wilkinson
Dave Musgrove - Solo - 23/Mar/86
Bob - Solo - 29/Jun/82
Hidden - Solo - 18/May/80