The Visionary** E3 6a

Rockfax Description
An excellent eliminate but still fairly direct. Either start up Excursion or slightly to the right. It takes in the crux of the next route before moving left on the upper section. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 40 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Dan Vaj - TR RP - 14/Jun/15 with James Machaffie

Ewan Russell - 2nd O/S - 31/May/15 with Brad

Tom Livingstone - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/14 with John Orr

HAJ Francis - Lead O/S - Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/13

Best E4 above the drive?
zero six - Lead O/S - Aug/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/Jun/12

LRob - Lead - 2012

Crux is going to peg. Don't go left into flakes - go up on small holds directly to the peg.
Adam Ellwood - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/11 with Dave Evans

Is this really E4? The hardest bit is the Clear White Light crux. Did I step too far left at top (I moved left via an undercut / flake to gain the weakness with the peg at its top right corner)? If this isn't the way then this is ultra eliminate and very artificial. The E3s to the left (Klondike, P City and S Gold) are all harder than this. Still, very nice clean and open climbing.
ksjs - Lead O/S - 12/May/11 with Joey

Luke Brooks - Lead O/S - 10/May/11 with Alex, Glyn Hudson

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/May/11

phil64 - Lead O/S - 10/May/11

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 03/Apr/11

barni - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/11 with luke

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Julian Wedd - 2nd - 2011 with A. Howarth

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Jun/10

1st E4, very pleased to stay calm! Good but spaced gear.
richardr - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/10

Toby Dunn - Lead - Apr/10 with Andy Reeve

Hidden - Lead β - 01/Feb/10

Good climbing with two initially puzzling cruxes.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/10 with Mikey G, Herve

Shickading, real cool route! small but good holds and good rests in between sections
Mike Goldthorp - Lead β - 30/Jan/10 with alex mason, Herve

Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - 07/May/09 with Roger Bennion & Pete Bailey

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Jan/09

Totally inspired to get out and be more confident to get on stuff didn't think I was good enough to get on after getting up this. Really pleased. Cracking route - a real payout. ( :
mattyork2 - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/08 with Pete Harrison

did not finish - just too tired. downclimbed cleanly.
ksjs - Lead dnf - 24/Apr/08 with sarah

Hidden - TR O/S - 12/Dec/05

Roget - 2nd O/S - 06/May/00 with baccy

nige - Lead - 16/May/99 with mark hounslea

kristian - TR O/S - 1999

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 01/Nov/97 with KM

mikedelderfield - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/97 with Steven Delderfield

michael burrows - TR - 10/Apr/96 with brian jones

michael burrows - TR - 02/Apr/95 with brian jones

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/93

Hidden - Lead - Sep/92

Billg - Lead O/S - 1990

Mike Owen - 29/Jan/84 with Simon King

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