A great line directly up the steep cracks bounding the right side of the `somewhat worrying' flakes.

16.3.07 Bob Larkin, Andy Shaw, Dave Musgrove, Mick Johnson 16/Mar/2007

Harley Allan 15/Nov Lead O/S
Austen021 23/Aug Lead dnf
Hidden 17/Jul 2nd dog
nickt 17/Jul Lead RP
NiaMarie 20/Jun TR
Jack Ridley 16/Jun TR O/S
nickt 09/Jun Lead dog
JimHolmes69 02/Jun Lead O/S
with AndyPratt88, Alan, Pete
Rach_D ?/Jun Lead dog

(one rest) hard to enter pumpy layback near to top with bold move past an overhanging buttress to finish. Saddled the top to clip the belay

Amy121 30/May Lead dog
Hidden 06/May 2nd
sdavies141 ?/May Lead O/S
Climbster 23/Apr Lead O/S
with Vick, Ian
Bloke on a Rope 23/Apr Lead O/S

Proper really enjoyed this one

with Vic, Matt
UnkArl 14/Mar Lead O/S
with Uncle Bill
Mr Boulder 27/Feb Lead O/S
barn owl 08/Oct/15 Lead rpt
with Pete Brindle, simon Rackley
Hidden 04/Oct/15 Lead O/S
fuzzysheep01 20/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Stewart Moody
barn owl 21/May/15 Lead G/U
with Pete Brindle
Chris1234H 26/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Andrew Harding 26/Apr/15 2nd
Jan.Hrb 19/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with George
timmsy 03/Feb/15 TR
with lionel
ebf 14/Sep/14 Lead O/S
timmsy 28/Aug/14 Lead
with Carmel
lloydrees91 ?/Aug/14 Lead O/S
timmsy 27/Jul/14 Lead
with Carmel
leeds_belle 23/Jul/14 Lead dog

Climbed this previously. Stopped in the same place!

with Ed, Ceri
Martyn Nicholson 24/Jun/14 Lead
with Ed Robinson
Chris1234H 01/Jun/14 Lead
Danny Crump 24/May/14 Lead
with Rob, Anita
Martyn Nicholson ??/2014 -
will909 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Paul Tanner 01/Oct/13 Lead O/S
jcooper8 01/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Nigel Coe 20/Sep/13 2nd
with Bob Larkin, Mick Nunswick, Dave Musgrove, Pete Kelly
Dave Musgrove 20/Sep/13 Lead rpt
with Nigel Coe, Mick Nunswick
steven 26/Aug/13 Lead dog
with Brian Hull
Sol Armer 30/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Compo 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Jimmy, Hannah
Falliblegez 13/Jul/13 Lead β
arrang 04/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Mackinclimb 03/Jun/13 Lead β
Scott Quinn 01/May/13 Lead O/S
jake magell 23/Apr/13 TR dog
RossKirtley 28/Feb/13 Sent O/S
with Luke Robinson
Hidden 13/Jan/13 Lead
leeds_belle 23/Sep/12 Lead dog

I'm surprised more people have voted this a hard 6b. I'd say it's a typical Giggleswick route, lots of side pulls. It took me a while to figure out the moves around the third bolt but I'm looking forward to revisiting this route in the future.

Hidden 27/Jul/12 Lead
bwestwood 25/May/12 Lead
Richard Alderton 16/May/12 TR
with Curly
Hidden 05/May/12 Lead
Shuttsie 05/May/12 2nd
gingerwolf 28/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/12 2nd
Ian Hinkins 17/Nov/11 -
Hidden 28/Oct/11 Lead O/S
John Postlethwaite 28/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with liam
Hidden 15/Oct/11 Lead dog
Peter Smith 16/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Mick Leather
Hidden 27/Jul/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 05/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Dickon151 ?/May/11 TR O/S
Andy Graham 26/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Poppy Culshaw, Ali Woods, Marc Wise
Jack00 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Si Bulmer
Hidden 22/Apr/11 2nd dog
Tom Keaveny 21/Apr/11 Lead
petekeron ??/2011 Lead O/S
nevetsplummer ??/2011 Lead rpt
uphillnow ??/2011 -
ebf 10/Oct/10 TR O/S

Did it with a rope from First Pillar which Mick had already led, so a significant potential for swing. Excellent route with nice jamming in the top crack/pinnacle.

Hidden 02/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jul/10 Lead rpt
PaulHermes 25/Jul/10 -
with Paul VCCC
Shaw Brown 22/Jul/10 Lead
with Loz
jak.kelly 06/Jul/10 Lead dog
mbambi 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with will williamson
Hidden 20/Jun/10 Lead dog
tommytwotone 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S
lrandall 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Cracking route with a steep finish through the hanging groove. In many ways more straight forward then The Flat Iron as the holds and moves are obvious, however it requires a good deal more grunt. Let down slightly by the tempting option to step left just at the crux move.

with Chris Wilson
Hidden 22/May/10 -
abercolin 15/May/10 Lead O/S
hayleylouise 15/May/10 2nd dog
Hidden 04/May/10 TR
Hidden 04/May/10 TR
jl 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Penny
Hidden 13/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Oct/09 2nd
Conan 18/Sep/09 2nd
with Chris Michalak
Hidden 22/Aug/09 TR β
Hidden 01/Aug/09 Lead
Chazz 07/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Ken Taylor 28/May/09 Lead
with Chris Michalak, Derek Capper
chris_j_s 12/May/09 Lead dog

Spent too long getting body position right for the crux :-( Not enough time today to lead clean but will do next time!

joeflan ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
mattish2000 28/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Nick
Hidden 26/Dec/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Dec/08 Lead dog
Hidden 17/Dec/08 Lead
troutbeck 01/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with A.M.
Hidden 26/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Rachel S 21/Sep/08 2nd O/S
with Des & Al
Hidden ?/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Conan 08/Aug/08 2nd β

Messed up on the lead and got pumped out. Was fine on the 2nd as I new where to place the hands before the juggy top section.

with Chris Michalak
Shaw Brown 08/Aug/08 Lead
with annette
gingerkate 04/Jul/08 2nd dog

rested once

with I
Anna Horrox 07/Jun/08 2nd
clive-greenwood 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Anna
Hidden 18/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/May/08 Lead O/S
Tom Phillips 06/May/08 Lead O/S
with martyn
Bob 13/Apr/08 AltLd
Hidden ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S
duzinga 11/Aug/07 TR dog
with Sarah
Sam Judson 11/Aug/07 Lead dog

Damn, so close - a very pumpy route, just try to keep going because there are jugs at the top.

Hidden 11/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/07 Lead
Hidden 15/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Dave Musgrove 16/Mar/07 Lead β
with Bob Larkin, Andy Shaw, Mick Johnson
Paul Clarke ??/2007 Lead
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