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Edgehog*** E3 6a

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[Edgehog E3 5c***, 1 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Extreme Rock, Ultimate Scottish Rock, Very good routes in the UK.

Photo: Edgehog E3 5c*** © graeme gatherer
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This climb is in 87 logbooks, and on 26 wishlists.

Left one rockshoe at the car. Pretty happy to second clean with a trainer on my right foot!
Andy Moles - 2nd - 09/Jul/14 with Ferdia

ferdia - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/14 with Andy

Callum_Johnson - 2nd rpt - 28/Jun/14 with Rory, Uisdean

Uisdean hawthorn - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/14 with Rory Broon, Callum_Johnson

Hidden - Lead - 16/Jun/14

gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - 24/May/14 with blair

Classic. Committing crux. Great!
Callum_Johnson - Lead O/S - 22/May/14 with Jules

Was tempted to get James to pull the gear and lead it myself, but as he said - "The unknown is now known." Top route.
Fultonius - 2nd - 19/Apr/14 with James Sutton

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jul/13

Mr Powly - Lead - 16/Jul/13 with Alan

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/13

First trad route of the year. Every other route wet at crag.
Adam Lincoln - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13 with Meg

Ewan Russell - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/13 with mark fw

mzchambers - 2nd O/S - 01/Apr/13 with Ewan Ellis

captain - 2013

captain - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Murko Fuzz - 2013

andybirtwistle - 2013

mike reed - 2013

Tim M - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/12 with Emma

climbergg - 2nd - 04/Aug/12 with cheesesarnie

Apharri - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/12 with Dave Wharton

Quick evening session after the long drive. Nice.
Rich Kirby - 2nd - 02/Jun/12 with Manbeast

parker5 - Lead O/S - 30/May/12 with Dad

Dave Parton - Lead - 06/May/12 with Adam Ellwood

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/12

My ultimate Glen Nevis tick! It was no pushover.
Ken Applegate - Lead - 02/May/12 with Scott Kirkhope

tim newton - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/12 with gemma grewar, ross

Tony Kartawick - 2012

redjerry - TR O/S - Jul/11

More like E4,5c than E3,6a
goi.ashmore - Lead β - 02/May/11 with Roy Thomas

Wonderful route on a perfect day.
jameshiggins - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11 with Rich Betts

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11

Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/10

Downclimbed from half way up when I realised my shoes were too dirty to smear after spending ages digging all the mud out of the cracks lower down. I figured someone had gardened the overgrown corner to the right and thrown all the debris down the lower half of edgehog. Very dissapointed as I've been wanting to get on this for a while, at least I've still got the onsight.
mikemartin - Lead dnf - 02/Aug/10

vanderz - Lead O/S - 18/May/10 with patrick dawson

dougs1232 - Lead O/S - 07/May/10 with Lawrie Brand

Lawrie Brand - 2nd O/S - 07/May/10 with Dougie Harvey

buzby78 - Lead - 07/May/10

Hidden - 2010

jeffmcd56 - Lead O/S - 2010 with Wez

Hidden - 2010

tom.e - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/09 with Charlie Everett

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/09

E3 5c
willackers - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/09 with Cassidy, Cobes, DAbeast

rockstott - Lead - 28/May/08 with John Mac

Pete Graham - Lead O/S - 27/May/08 with Rick Graham

Pete Graham - Lead - 27/May/08 with Rick Graham

Johann - Lead O/S - 2008 with Martyn Stott

amazing line must go back and lead it.
Ally Baba - 2nd - 08/Sep/07 with Gav Swinton

Felt so much easier to second than 9 years ago (man I'm getting old!), cruisy....never 6a and not the same grade as Crack Attack.
Chad123 - 2nd - 29/Apr/07 with Emily

Brown - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/06 with Tom

westaway - Lead O/S - 2006

akhughes - Lead β - 2004

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 2004 with Emily

Russell Birkett - Lead O/S - Apr/03 with Mark Chadwick

Dave Kerr - AltLd - 28/Mar/03 with John Watson

kjbix - 2nd - 29/Jul/01 with Kenny Grant

A perfect arete and one of my first E3's, awesome stuff. Probably more like 5c...
Chad123 - Lead O/S - 1998 with Will

Felt like a Stanage E2. I don't really see why this merits inclusion in Extreme Rock. Nothing special.
Ian Jones - 1998 with Karen Ghiselli

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 1998

ellis - 2nd O/S - 1996 with Jim Church

innes - Lead O/S - 1996 with Craig

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/95 with Pete Tryner

whispering nic - 13/Apr/95 with malc davies

mark-abz - 2nd - Jun/94 with Keith M

Steve Crowe - Solo O/S - 14/May/94 with KM

cam1401 - Lead rpt - Apr/94

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/93

Lyn belayed. Brilliant pitch but soft-touch for E4.
Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/92 with Lyn

keefe - 25/May/92 with Glenn Sutcliffe

Glenn Sutcliffe - 25/May/92 with keefe

Mike Owen - 31/May/91 with Elaine Owen

mik1miller - Lead O/S - 1991 with derek johnson, elliot blaylock

graham lawrie - 1990

cam1401 - 2nd O/S - Jun/88

Did this on the same day as doing Stairway to Heaven on Blaven
Bob - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/87 with J. Topping

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 23/May/87 with Murray Hamilton

Hidden - Lead - May/87

Lone Rider - Lead - 04/May/86

E4 6A
mark mcgowan01 - Solo O/S - 1985

redjerry - 2nd O/S - May/81 with Dave Cuthbertson

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Voting
Total votes cast 69
hard E40 of 22
E40 of 22
easy E42 of 22
hard E30 of 22
E318 of 22
easy E31 of 22
hard E21 of 22
E20 of 22
easy E20 of 22
hard 6b0 of 23
6b0 of 23
easy 6b0 of 23
hard 6a0 of 23
6a7 of 23
easy 6a5 of 23
hard 5c10 of 23
5c1 of 23
easy 5c0 of 23
3 Stars21 of 24
2 Stars3 of 24
1 Star0 of 24
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 87 (2.3%)
Lead46 of 87 (52.9%)
Followed18 of 87 (20.7%)
Toproped1 of 87 (1.1%)
Alt Leads1 of 87 (1.1%)
Unknown19 of 87 (21.8%)

'Climbed'40 of 87 (46.0%)
clean O/S42 of 87 (48.3%)
clean β2 of 87 (2.3%)
clean rpt2 of 87 (2.3%)
dnf1 of 87 (1.1%)