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That Historic Reach 4a

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[That Historic Reach. The step from tree to rock, 3 kb]Start up the tree.

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Photo: That Historic Reach. The step from tree to rock © Mayaculpa
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This climb is in 46 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

The sport equivalent of Petros at Avon Gorge
Quarryboy - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/14 with Andy G, Alkis Tsapanidis, Rob Stanfield

Unique fun in the dark with head torches!
Stanners - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/14 with Paddy Adams

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/May/14

Enjoyed. First difficulty was getting to stand above the thread in the tree, then crux move was between second and third bolt. Led with Jon on Belay.
wilsers - Lead O/S - 05/May/14 with Jon Fawell, Sarah Gay, Sophie Rolls, Stu Bardsley

Once I realised girls can climb trees too this became a great climb. Don't be afraid to bridge a bit beetween the tree and the crag. It makes the final stages of tree ascent a little easier.
AlexHerbert79 - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/13 with Jason Harris

M_Payne - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/13

BoHeMlo - Lead rpt - 21/Jul/13

Pete McB - 2nd - 21/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13

Good fun but the tree part is tough.
BoHeMlo - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13

Fun!
jayyaj - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/13 with Mike Unwin

Got to be done for sheer entertainment value. How often do you get chance to place a thread runner in a tree
Mayaculpa - Lead - 02/Jun/13 with Jason

SamStokes - Lead rpt - 08/Nov/12 with Brennen Page

brenzy83 - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/12 with Sam Stokes

callumdavey92 - TR β - 08/Nov/12 with Brennen Page, Sam Stokes

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12

Bonkers Dog - Lead O/S - 13/May/12 with Ali

allykat - 2nd O/S - 13/May/12 with Sam

Start off the tree.
TomGudgeon - Lead O/S - 13/May/12 with Andrew Pollard

Neil Tucker - Lead - 16/Oct/11 with Robert Bronsdon, Richard Reynolds

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/11

Fran82 - TR O/S - 22/May/11 with Ade

Ed Coombes - Lead O/S - 08/May/11 with crazyfool

leigh - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with Ed

Kevster - Lead - 08/Aug/10

mol - Lead - 11/Jul/10 with Jesse

Fun and atypical. Nicely steep once on the rock. Lower-off too far to the right for easy removal of quickdraws.
eroica64 - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10 with Rehan

Jesse Dufton - 2nd - 11/Jul/10 with Molly Thompson

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/10

SamStokes - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/10 with Ben Matthews

The tree is getting quite battered!
Fatclimber - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Alex

suffolknick - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/09 with Paul

1st ever climb.
zombie_pat - TR O/S - 19/Sep/09 with Paul, Nick

What a barking mad climb.
James_86 - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/09 with Circus

Harphead - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/08 with Spicerman

Spicerman - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/08 with Marv

emilyj - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/08 with Ben Matthews

Hidden - Jun/08

SamStokes - Lead O/S - 08/May/08 with Ben Matthews

Clarky10 - Lead - 08/May/08 with Sam Stokes

webbe01 - TR O/S - 08/May/08 with Liz Evans

An interesting route, starting up a tree!
michael.carlyon - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/08 with Sarah Heald

The book said 'Climb the yew tree to a wooden thread'! It had to be done.
eagleopus - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/07 with Trish

Paul Robertson - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/07 with Tony Payne

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
gra900, NeilMacD

Voting
Total votes cast 16
hard 4c0 of 9
4c0 of 9
easy 4c5 of 9
hard 4a3 of 9
4a1 of 9
easy 4a0 of 9
hard 3+0 of 9
3+0 of 9
easy 3+0 of 9
3 Stars0 of 7
2 Stars0 of 7
1 Star7 of 7
0 Stars0 of 7
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Style of ascent

Lead37 of 46 (80.4%)
Followed4 of 46 (8.7%)
Toproped4 of 46 (8.7%)
Unknown1 of 46 (2.2%)

'Climbed'9 of 46 (19.6%)
clean O/S33 of 46 (71.7%)
clean β1 of 46 (2.2%)
clean rpt3 of 46 (6.5%)