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Sula*** E2 5b

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[Paul Murdy on Sula E2 5c, Dun Mingulay, 3 kb]3 pitches. 5b,5b,5a

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Photo: Paul Murdy on Sula E2 5c, Dun Mingulay © JRae
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This climb is in 67 logbooks, and on 12 wishlists.

pmurdy - 2nd rpt - 11/Jul/13 with Tom D

Bit of a variation, started up Silkie then did in 1 pitch from just below the crux of that route.
thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/13 with Paul

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Jul/13

Stunning route, I lead P2 after failing to find the start of P1 and ending up on the silkie by mistake. Brilliant climbing with perfect gear, if a little spaced at times. Very straightforward for the grade and just great fun :D
JamieSparkes - AltLd O/S - 19/Jun/13 with Jon dL

maybe the best route i've ever done. big swell, threatening weather. p1 (E1 5b) and p3. will never forget pulling over those hanging flakes. we had trouble finding start.. came onto the triangular roof from left.
JonmapDL - AltLd O/S - 19/Jun/13 with Jamie Sparkes

Jay C - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Fran S

p1 and 3
stuart34 - AltLd O/S - Jun/13 with dave glad-a-saurous-rex

Hidden - 2013

s.c.white - 16/Aug/12 with Dave Simpson

Jon Garside - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/12 with Rob Adie

2nd pitch... best climb I have done!
chrism225 - AltLd O/S - 02/Jul/12 with Caroline

Jake Young - AltLd O/S - 02/Jul/12 with Jem

CRiddiford - AltLd O/S - 02/Jul/12 with Jem, Chris, Jake Young

pmurdy - AltLd O/S - 01/Jul/12 with Nick P

mwatson - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/12

Nick1812P - AltLd O/S - 01/Jul/12 with Paul

Pretty damn good.
JRae - AltLd - 01/Jul/12 with M Watson

Trevera - AltLd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Peter Bamberski

Superb route on superb rock and it was sunny. The juggy overhangs were amazing. It seemed easy for an E2.
Skinny Kin - AltLd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Neil Morbey

lead in 2 long pitches. Top pitch was amazing.
markalmack - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/12 with matt burdekin

Absolutely stunning.
whistler - AltLd O/S - 28/May/12 with Mark Littlewood

Dangerous Dave - AltLd O/S - 27/May/12 with Dave O

As good a second time
dave o - AltLd rpt - 27/May/12 with Dave Cowan

Hidden - AltLd - May/12

adie84 - 2012

rob askew - AltLd O/S - Jul/11

Liam Ingram - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/11 with Andy Latham

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/11

Ally Baba - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/11 with rob, Greg Boswell

Greg Boswell - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/11 with Ally Swinton

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Pown - AltLd O/S - 24/Jun/10

Mr Powly - AltLd - 20/Jun/10 with Rozzy

Ewan Russell - AltLd O/S - 18/Jun/10 with Ralph

gaz.marshall - AltLd O/S - 10/Jun/10

Followed Richard up P1 and started up p2, but bottled the bold moves on the slab. Got top rope from David Toon to the belay. Richard led p3. A marvellous route to do on my birthday!
Pete Nugent - 2nd - 01/Jun/10 with Richard Toon

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jun/10

Franco Cookson - AltLd - Jun/10

khawk - AltLd O/S - 31/May/10 with DT

datoon - AltLd O/S - 2010 with K

Steve Crowe - AltLd - 2010

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/09 with Alice

Lauren Davies - AltLd O/S - 03/Sep/09 with Crazy Tom

dmoir - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/09 with John Tanner

Sophie Nunn - AltLd - 01/Sep/09

Paz - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/09 with AM

Dave Led pitches 1&2 I led pitch 3
John Tanner - AltLd O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Dave Moir

Led middle pitch.
Andy Moles - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/09 with Andy Latham

soooooooooo good. lead 1st and last pitch.
AndyL - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/09 with andy moles

Mr Powly - Lead - Jun/09 with Tom Everett

tom.e - 2nd - Jun/09 with Tom Powell

aye, wot they said below!!
dave o - AltLd O/S - 21/May/09 with Andy Inglis

Best E grade route (I've done) in Scotland.
andyinglis - AltLd O/S - 21/May/09 with Dave Ogden

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/May/09

dougs1232 - AltLd O/S - 21/May/09 with Burnsie

Fultonius - AltLd O/S - 18/May/09 with Malcolm Airey

Excellent route
Neil Adams - AltLd O/S - 18/May/09 with Ally F

feilx - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/08 with Heather

burto - AltLd O/S - 20/Jun/08 with malc

mshorter - AltLd O/S - Jun/08 with nils

Steve Crowe - AltLd - 2008 with KM

gforce - AltLd - Jun/07 with Neil C

Rich Kirby - AltLd O/S - Jun/00 with Paul Tanton

PaulTanton - AltLd O/S - Jun/00

Steve Crowe - 2000 with KM

Bruce Kerr - AltLd - 06/Jul/99 with Alan Smith

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
JonmapDL, Rob84, Chad123, Hidden, Hidden, Ian Jones, Hidden, Owen W-G, The Pylon King, Ropeboy, Dr Caterpillar, Lawrie Brand

Total votes cast 62
hard E30 of 23
E30 of 23
easy E30 of 23
hard E21 of 23
E213 of 23
easy E28 of 23
hard E11 of 23
E10 of 23
easy E10 of 23
hard 5c0 of 15
5c0 of 15
easy 5c0 of 15
hard 5b0 of 15
5b10 of 15
easy 5b5 of 15
hard 5a0 of 15
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easy 5a0 of 15
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Style of ascent

Lead10 of 67 (14.9%)
Followed3 of 67 (4.5%)
Alt Leads48 of 67 (71.6%)
Unknown6 of 67 (9.0%)

'Climbed'18 of 67 (26.9%)
clean O/S47 of 67 (70.1%)
clean rpt2 of 67 (3.0%)