The trouble with lichen E2 5b
A brilliant and strenuous second pitch is only let down slighty by the poor first pitch. Lichen not a problem (May 12).

Ticklists: North Wales Rock Graded List, Bangor BUMS Uni-Life Ticklist.

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Really nice climbing, although very strenuous in the first half of the pitch none of the moves are too hard. good rest on the ledge before a short amount of 5b to the top. second pitch only as it seems more logical
JamesWilliams - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/15 with Dan Q

P2 only, amazing!
bede.west - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/15

Amazing second pitch, interesting moves on start of p1 then a bit messy to get to tyhe belay.
Kate Edhouse - 2nd O/S - 16/Aug/14 with John

ellis - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14 with Tom Holdsworth, Tom Bridgeland

P2 only - a great climb. Clean and dry. P1 looks daft.
switch - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/14 with Al L

Very good but again with short-lived difficulties. Hard E1 more than E2 maybe?
ksjs - 2nd O/S - 17/May/14 with owen

First climb this year, cold fingers but, a great little pitch; pitch 2 only !
mr mills - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with ioan d

Dibdawg - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/13 with Matt Howard

Dan724 - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Gareth Pritchard

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Jun/13

Ceridwen - 2nd dog - 27/May/12 with Pete Milner

Led P2
GPN - AltLd - 27/May/12 with Shaw Brown

Led first pitch which was very poor. The second pitch was excellent.
Shaw Brown - AltLd - 27/May/12 with George North

Did it in one. Quite sustained and a bit licheny (not really a surprise given the name) but doesnt interfere with the route particularly.
Ollie B - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/12 with S.Harris

SamuelHarris - 2nd - 15/Mar/12 with O.Burrows

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Nov/11

jcook1980 - AltLd dog - 01/Oct/11 with Leo

leohl - 2nd - 01/Oct/11 with Jonathon Cook

Matthew Robinson - AltLd - 30/Jul/11 with Dave

Led p2. Physically tough for E1 but very well protected
harold walmsley - AltLd O/S - 12/Jul/11 with Colin Struthers

Ran both pitches together.
Adam Booth - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11

Bex_M - 2nd - 04/Jun/11

edmitchell - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/11 with adam booth

PAJames - 2011

PAJames - 2011

trigger118 - 2nd O/S - 10/Oct/10 with Ben Alsford

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/10

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Aug/10

Only 2nd pitch. Great pitch, good gear and some cool moves. Defiantly worth of several stars.
Glyn - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/10 with Greg

soph - Lead - 2010 with Dan McManus

soph - Lead - 2010 with Dan McManus

barni - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/09 with Paul James

Hol led the first pitch, I led the second. Surprisingly, it was a really good route, although very mossy on the ledge leading to the belay at the end of pitch 1 (be careful) and fairly lichenous on pitch 1 (strange that!).
DavidR - AltLd O/S - 22/Aug/08 with Holly Adamthwaite

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Aug/08

After P1, escaped (scrambled down), as it started raining.
masa-alpin - Lead dnf - 15/Aug/08 with Graeme B

ecowaller - 2007

Nick Biven - 1990

Nick Biven - 1990

Voting
Total votes cast 46
hard E30 of 15
E30 of 15
easy E30 of 15
hard E20 of 15
E27 of 15
easy E27 of 15
hard E11 of 15
E10 of 15
easy E10 of 15
hard 5c0 of 15
5c2 of 15
easy 5c6 of 15
hard 5b6 of 15
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easy 5b0 of 15
hard 5a0 of 15
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3 Stars6 of 16
2 Stars8 of 16
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