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Eastern Arête** MS 4a

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[Fishcake with air under his feet, 2 kb]Start just left of the arete and climb up and right spiralling above the bulges to an exposed finish around to the right above the big overhangs. A bit bold. Photo on page 1. © ROCKFAX

Photo: Fishcake with air under his feet © Colin Matheson
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 171 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

SHAWZIE - Lead - 30/Aug/14 with Fi

Hidden - Solo - 24/Aug/14

Klingon - Solo - 30/Jul/14

hedgehog_john - 2nd - 27/Jun/14 with Tim R

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Jun/14

petegunn - 2nd - 11/Jun/14 with Davina

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/14

Klingon - Lead - 23/Mar/14 with Nimble

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/14

RossCallender - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/14

Great position but not much gear.
chris smith - 2nd O/S - 24/Feb/14 with david cowley

David Cowley - Lead - 24/Feb/14 with Chris Smith

Klingon - Solo - 05/Jan/14

Hidden - Lead - 24/Nov/13

keith hal - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/13 with Iain Mckenzie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13

Lee Wilson - 2nd - 14/Jul/13 with Chris Scott

niallk - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13 with Steven Harris

rgd1977 - 2nd rpt - 07/Apr/13

Klingon - Lead - 05/Jan/13 with Nimble

Rob Halliday - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/12

fall-line - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/12 with Sarah Collins, Karolina Mysiak

Quad - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/12 with Jayne

JFort - 2nd O/S - 21/Oct/12 with Geoff

warrygallace - Lead - Oct/12 with BrendanO

Does rockfax really claim this as exposed?
mav - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/12 with JS

Exposed along traverse and arete. Great climb up flutings.
CatherineP - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/12

sarah hawker - 2nd rpt - 22/Sep/12 with bob

Fantastic!
Macleod - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12 with kit, alex, Nicky

Baggie - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/12

Steep start, then easy but airy.
Mark Bull - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/12 with Mike

sarah hawker - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12 with Adrian W

Adrianw - 2nd - 29/Jul/12 with Sarah Hawker

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 21/Jul/12

hedgehog_john - Lead - 04/Jun/12 with dave wild

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Jun/12

rgd1977 - Lead O/S - 22/May/12

beckybray1 - 2nd O/S - 22/May/12

Klingon - Lead - 12/May/12 with Nimble

On the shunt
rnotman67 - TR - 07/May/12

Klingon - Lead - 06/Apr/12 with Nimble, Capt Kirk

Ben lad - 21/Mar/12 with The Wallace

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Feb/12

jonnie3430 - Solo O/S - 24/Feb/12 with Carol, Emily

Straightforward
Carol Goodall - Lead O/S - 24/Feb/12 with Emily Ward

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead - 16/Feb/12

stouffer - Lead - 15/Jan/12

Klingon - Lead rpt - 14/Jan/12 with Clyde, Capt Kirk

jugs - Lead - 2012

Great climb, more airy, juggy fun....
Chad123 - Solo O/S - 30/Oct/11 with Emily

Will Hunt - Solo O/S - 22/Oct/11 with Ed Causton

Neil Mackenzie - 2nd O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Andy

andymoin - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Neil Mackenzie

Klingon - Lead rpt - 30/Sep/11 with Nimble

Matt Poole - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/11 with Mark Dunn

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 10/Sep/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/11

jonny taylor - Solo O/S - 14/Aug/11

barney800 - Solo rpt - 14/Aug/11

suess - Lead - 29/Jul/11

AGoodi - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/11 with Ruth Tough

Klingon - 2nd - 14/May/11 with Kelly J, John, Steve Kirkup

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/11

oliverk - Lead - 03/Apr/11 with Sarah Moorhouse

Hidden - Lead - 24/Mar/11

lisafer - 2011

daWalt - 2nd rpt - 24/Oct/10 with TC, Lisa

Hidden - Lead - 24/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead - 11/Oct/10

markhammonds - Lead rpt - 18/Sep/10 with Amelia Lloyd

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead - 28/Aug/10

lovely
Woodiee - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/10 with Christine Hall

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo - 25/Jul/10

Liam Ingram - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10 with Nick DW

rnotman67 - 2nd - 08/Jul/10 with Uncle Micky

Not much gear but on huge holds.
Mike_Watson_99 - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10 with abbeywall, Fiona

abbeywall - 2nd - 03/Jul/10 with Mike, Fiona

Not much gear! but a nice climb.
Fiona Reid - 2nd - 03/Jul/10 with Mike, Alison

alanramsay - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/10 with Alastair Ferguson, Dave

jonb23 - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/10 with Louis Wallace

Colin Matheson - Lead - 10/Jun/10 with Charlie Fisher

Hidden - Lead - 25/May/10

lindsam - TR O/S - 09/May/10 with Will C, Jos Style

Craig McMahon - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with Adam Cassidy

steev - 2nd O/S - 08/May/10 with Will E, Russel

Mr.Billiams - 2nd - 08/May/10 with Steve, Russell

Hidden - Lead β - 08/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 24/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10

Wild!
BelleVedere - Lead - 11/Apr/10 with Cath O'Shea

I cheated & moved across from Slanting crack onto the Eastern arete at the top of the overhang. Big jugs from that point up.
Scullerdude - Lead dnf - 10/Apr/10 with Fee

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/09

Entertaining air.
markhammonds - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/09 with Sarah Pike, Gordon Nimmo-Smith

Hidden - TR O/S - 13/Oct/09

NaomiHart - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/09 with Steve, Liz

Andy Moles - Solo O/S - 30/Sep/09 with -

decs - Solo - 30/Sep/09

a minging day
ferdia - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/09 with Clare Muir

naughtybadboy - Lead - 31/Aug/09 with Vic Chambers

MCL - Lead - 29/Aug/09 with Brian

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/09

erica - 2nd - 18/Jun/09 with John

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/09 with Erica

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/09

odox - Solo - 28/May/09 with Sam Webb

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/May/09

Nice wee climb!
Mr.Billiams - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with amy

alexp - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with C Halliday

gregoldridge - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Michael & Rachel Weir

huge jugs & airy
daWalt - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/08 with Lisa, Sam

Budge - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/08 with Martin Gillie

tempeh - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/08 with Mike Oates

ed woods - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/08 with Euan

JiveWeasel - Lead - 23/Aug/08 with Mrs Weasel

Very airy.
Mrs Weasel - 2nd - 23/Aug/08 with JiveWeasel

bigbobbyking - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/08 with Lauren Thompson

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jul/08

Jugtastic - holds in abundance, but gear in scarcity (unless you have LOTS of big stuff). Not sure where the 4a move is, possibly easier climbing than some of the diffs here a bouts. It feels quite adventurous though with plenty of air below you ;-)
BelleVedere - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Mike Lauder

Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 07/Jun/08 with Jeanie

boglebadger - Lead - Jun/08

Andy DB - Lead O/S - 18/May/08 with James B

Weird erosion gives interesting holds. Nicely exposed but safe as houses.
KeithW - Lead O/S - 04/May/08 with Si Lambert

barney800 - 2nd - May/08 with Andy Bottrill

martibun - 18/Mar/08

oliwarlow - 2nd - 18/Mar/08 with Martin

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/08

Hay - Lead O/S - Jan/08 with John D

Hidden - 2008

odox - 2008

Ben101 - 2008

sneaks - Jul/07

Colin Matheson - Lead - 17/Jun/07 with Charlie Fisher

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Jun/07

ligaya - 2nd - Jun/07 with Al

Sam Judson - Lead O/S - 05/May/07 with Caroline Judson

duzinga - Lead O/S - May/07 with Martina

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/07

beegsyboy - Lead O/S - 27/Jan/07 with Sandy

GPN - Solo - Nov/06 with Paul James

barney_edin - Lead - 02/Jul/06

Hidden - Solo - Jun/06

easers - Jun/06 with Doug Aitken

Stuart Macfarlane - 2nd - 28/May/06 with Dave S

Colin Matheson - Lead - 13/May/06 with Mark NMC & Phil NMC

Hidden - Lead - Jan/06

Airy and nice.
curlymynci - Lead O/S - Jun/05 with Kat

Hidden - Lead - 03/Feb/05

Colin Matheson - 2nd - May/04 with Charlie Fisher

Stuart Macfarlane - Lead - 20/Apr/03 with Dave M

David Ballantyne - Lead O/S - 2003 with Tony Shepherdson, Jessica Ballantyne

Hidden - 11/Jun/01

Hidden - Lead - 22/Oct/00

gypsy3006 - Lead - 2000

Hidden - Solo - 14/Feb/93

Hidden - Lead - 1993

kato'sdad - Solo - 1992

Roget - Solo O/S - Aug/89 with chris jones, jim

Hidden - Solo - 15/May/88

malc - Solo - 06/Oct/84

auldscotal - Lead O/S - 1982 with ?

Hidden - 1981

Hidden - 1980

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Hidden, Scullerdude, Hidden, saph, Simon Caldwell

Voting
Total votes cast 85
hard S0 of 29
S1 of 29
easy S11 of 29
hard MS1 of 29
MS12 of 29
easy MS3 of 29
hard HVD1 of 29
HVD0 of 29
easy HVD0 of 29
hard 4b0 of 28
4b0 of 28
easy 4b0 of 28
hard 4a0 of 28
4a11 of 28
easy 4a16 of 28
hard 3c1 of 28
3c0 of 28
easy 3c0 of 28
3 Stars6 of 28
2 Stars19 of 28
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Style of ascent

Soloed22 of 171 (12.9%)
Lead93 of 171 (54.4%)
Followed41 of 171 (24.0%)
Toproped3 of 171 (1.8%)
Unknown12 of 171 (7.0%)

'Climbed'83 of 171 (48.5%)
clean O/S77 of 171 (45.0%)
clean β1 of 171 (0.6%)
clean rpt9 of 171 (5.3%)
dnf1 of 171 (0.6%)