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Eye Of Japetus* HVS 5a

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[Eye of Japetus - My favourite solo ever!, 1 kb]6m. Start left of the arete and either make a huge move to catch mid-height break or climb the nose just right. Finish up the vague flake.

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Photo: Eye of Japetus - My favourite solo ever! © davidj
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This climb is in 51 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

HB1 - Solo - 27/Aug/13

HB1 - Solo - 27/Aug/13

HB1 - Solo rpt - 14/Jul/13

HB1 - Solo rpt - 14/Jul/13

terri mc - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Andy Shardlow

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/13

PeteWilson - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/13 with sam yarwood

Iron Face - TR O/S - 25/May/13 with Lozza, Cerys

HB1 - Solo rpt - 06/May/13

Rock broke off after falling off and rolled over my foot. Weighted a Cam large chunk of the route now damaged. Possible new grade required. Sorry guys =(
Morris123 - Lead dnf - 27/Apr/13

good!
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/13 with Becky E

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2013

L.D.M - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Louis Melland

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/12

Only just! Pumpy and good route.
tom bre - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/12 with Paul Deane

HB1 - Solo rpt - 21/May/12

HB1 - Solo rpt - 28/Mar/12

HB1 - Solo rpt - 28/Mar/12

HB1 - Solo rpt - 13/Mar/12

HB1 - Solo rpt - 13/Mar/12

andybirtwistle - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/11 with Keith Lonsdale

First HVS Onsight!!
bavarianGaz - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/11 with Tom

Tom Lee-Field - 2nd O/S - 09/Jul/11 with Gaz

Alistair Corbett - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/11 with sam corbett

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jun/11

A BIG reach up to get the break then steep, committing climbing all the way. Loved it!
Marvino - Lead - 22/Apr/11

sam corbett - 2011

Hidden - Solo - 2011

pauldr - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/10

Ky - Lead O/S - 17/May/10 with Tim

donkster - Lead rpt - 05/May/10 with tim, paul, dennis

Hidden - 2nd dog - 05/May/10

Andy Clarke - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Ralph

benny_m - TR O/S - 12/Dec/09 with Ali Brown

donkster - Lead rpt - 08/Nov/09 with ben

cooper leek - 2nd O/S - 08/Nov/09 with donk

Jo wood - 2nd O/S - 31/Oct/09 with Mark Hatton

Mark Hatton - TR RP - 31/Oct/09 with Leanne Rhoden

donkster - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/09 with DaveNW

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Oct/09

Rampikino - TR - 28/Jun/09 with Cat

thrutch - Lead RP - 11/Jun/08 with helen

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Col Allott - Solo O/S - 24/May/07

Rampikino - Lead - 19/Apr/07 with Cat

mark s - Solo - 2002

FrankW - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/00 with Mark L

Stoney Boy - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/97

Roget - Solo rpt - 04/May/91

andrew300169 - 1990

Roget - Lead O/S - 05/Nov/89 with jim

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Voting
Total votes cast 40
hard E10 of 13
E10 of 13
easy E10 of 13
hard HVS6 of 13
HVS7 of 13
easy HVS0 of 13
hard VS0 of 13
VS0 of 13
easy VS0 of 13
hard 5b0 of 14
5b0 of 14
easy 5b3 of 14
hard 5a9 of 14
5a2 of 14
easy 5a0 of 14
hard 4c0 of 14
4c0 of 14
easy 4c0 of 14
3 Stars1 of 13
2 Stars8 of 13
1 Star4 of 13
0 Stars0 of 13
Bag of .....0 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed17 of 51 (33.3%)
Lead19 of 51 (37.3%)
Followed9 of 51 (17.6%)
Toproped4 of 51 (7.8%)
Unknown2 of 51 (3.9%)

'Climbed'11 of 51 (21.6%)
clean O/S25 of 51 (49.0%)
clean rpt11 of 51 (21.6%)
clean RP2 of 51 (3.9%)
dogged1 of 51 (2.0%)
dnf1 of 51 (2.0%)