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Crag Lough Grooves** HVS 5b

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[Crag Lough Grooves, Glen Nevis, 2 kb]135m, 5 pitches. No description has been contributed for this climb.

Photo: Crag Lough Grooves, Glen Nevis © Lawrie Brand
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 27 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/May/13

R0bbie - Lead O/S - 25/May/13 with calum

Absolute sandbag!
JamieSparkes - AltLd O/S - 20/May/13 with Phil

Only did pitches 1 & 2 as we couldn't do the 5b/c get off the ground at the start of Pitch 3.
Moonstone Hippy - AltLd dnf - 06/Aug/11 with Johnny

Led P1. Niall led P2. We both tried and failed to commit to first moves on the 5b 3rd pitch so bailed. Dont see how this can be an HVS with the P3 crux moves at the bottom.
climberuk - AltLd dnf - 07/Aug/10 with Niall

Led p2. Spanked by 3rd pitch. Could barely work out how to get more than a move or two off the ground and couldn't find the gear you'd expect from an HVS 5b.
niallk - AltLd dnf - 07/Aug/10 with Steven Harris

Led P1&2. Nice to get it completed!
Ken Applegate - AltLd - 06/May/10 with Alex Wheldon

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Lawrie Brand - AltLd O/S - 27/Jun/09 with Dougie Harvey

Off route on the first pitch, which felt more like E1 5b
dougs1232 - AltLd O/S - 27/Jun/09 with Lawrie Brand

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 29/May/09

BRUCESTRAC - 2009

Hidden - AltLd dnf - Oct/08

Hidden - AltLd - 12/Jul/08

Seriously enjoyable adventure, stiff for the grade and an amazing 3rd pitch!
Neil Mackenzie - AltLd O/S - 12/Jul/08 with Al

TrollJester - AltLd O/S - 2008 with VARIOUS Throughout 80's+90's

john irving - 2006

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

Hidden - AltLd - May/00

gypsy3006 - 1999

greenroom - 1997

Did 1st two piches only failed on pitch 3 - I leadch 2.
Yourlead - AltLd dnf - 04/Sep/93 with Stuart Johnston

alkira - AltLd - 29/Mar/91 with james turner

brianrunner - 1990 with gordon innes

cam1401 - AltLd O/S - Jul/85

graham lawrie - 1985

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
JonmapDL, madeleine, KeithAlexander, Ian Jones

Voting
Total votes cast 22
hard E10 of 8
E10 of 8
easy E13 of 8
hard HVS2 of 8
HVS3 of 8
easy HVS0 of 8
hard VS0 of 8
VS0 of 8
easy VS0 of 8
hard 5c0 of 7
5c1 of 7
easy 5c0 of 7
hard 5b5 of 7
5b1 of 7
easy 5b0 of 7
hard 5a0 of 7
5a0 of 7
easy 5a0 of 7
3 Stars0 of 7
2 Stars4 of 7
1 Star3 of 7
0 Stars0 of 7
Bag of .....0 of 7
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Style of ascent

Lead3 of 27 (11.1%)
Followed1 of 27 (3.7%)
Alt Leads16 of 27 (59.3%)
Unknown7 of 27 (25.9%)

'Climbed'12 of 27 (44.4%)
clean O/S9 of 27 (33.3%)
clean rpt1 of 27 (3.7%)
dnf5 of 27 (18.5%)