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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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

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