Diminishing Returns* 6c
The central line of a trio of bolted lines on the blank flowstone wall.
Climb with increasing difficulty to reach a good layaway at about 8m. Make a final awkward move up to reach ledges and an abseil station above.
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Hard and a bit slippery these days.
Wise - Lead RP - 23/Sep/15 with Ben

cornishben - Lead rpt - 23/Sep/15

danbirkby - Lead dnf - 07/Aug/15 with SteveB

Really good,little route
just one more - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/15 with Dan Birkby

Rosea Day - Lead rpt - Aug/15 with Thomas Heslam

kieranbowen - TR dnf - 30/May/15 with Giles, Sam, Ruth

Hidden - Lead rpt - 12/May/15

Doug miller - Lead - 27/Apr/15 with steph allen

Hidden - TR - 25/Apr/15

badgerjockey - Lead dog - 19/Apr/15 with Rich/Kuang

Luuuuuke - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/15 with Max

simo - Lead dog - 25/Mar/15

found this nails for 6c - went 2nd go
RichyBOYY - Lead RP - 22/Mar/15 with Ben M

Sweaty pocket. Fell off.
Spillers - Lead dog - 21/Mar/15 with Zoe Silsbury

elliptic - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/15 with Nicky

Messed up the sequence after missing a hold.
SDM - Lead dog - 01/Feb/15 with Rich

wurzelinzummerset - TR dog - 24/Jan/15 with Tom C, Ric

holister - Lead RP - 29/Dec/14 with lee

Bates - Lead rpt - 29/Dec/14 with Chris holister

Went 3nd go from bottom, nearly slipped off tho, just saved it.
sideshow84 - Lead RP - 29/Nov/14

Hidden - Lead RP - 29/Nov/14

2nd go. Punchy but nice moves.
Ian Bell - Lead RP - 12/Oct/14 with Tania T

3 Names - Lead RP - 23/Sep/14 with Alain Hosley

Hidden - Lead dog - 23/Sep/14

jas128 - TR RP - 21/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead RP - 21/Sep/14

Kevster - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14 with P Ecton

sketchy until second bolt is clipped
bonelessivar - Lead RP - 15/May/14 with Alan

First 6c.
James_L88 - Lead RP - 04/May/14 with Karl Gregory

UnkArl - Lead RP - 04/May/14 with James Long

top rope on a shunt... would of been easy on sight lead. nice route for this crag
Carl Watkins - TR O/S - 29/Mar/14

bpmclimb - TR RP - 24/Mar/14 with Shunt

Clipping the second clip with the right hand ? :P makes it feel like your gonna die. Is it wrong if I like that...
Tom Brierley Gore - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/14 with Shijing Hu

Felt harder than Mr Whippy - 7a perhaps?
Jon_Warner - Lead dog - 09/Mar/14 with Jenni

Hidden - Lead dog - 08/Mar/14

Cheese Monkey - Lead RP - 01/Mar/14 with Vienna

Mostin3 - 28/Feb/14

2nd go. Still shit at onsighting
Tomar - Lead RP - 22/Feb/14 with Oliver Beesley

lukehodson - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/14 with Charlotte

Bob Loblaw - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/14

Hidden - TR dog - 11/Jan/14

1st RP. Fairly easy when the sequence is sorted
tommccluskey - Lead RP - 10/Jan/14 with Kyle

08nbrierley - TR dog - 30/Nov/13 with pete

Flashed this straight after leading Miss Whiplash.
Stuart William - Lead β - 26/Nov/13 with Jim T

Just as hard as the others....
derico - Lead β - 23/Nov/13 with Sadact

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/13

Dunx - Lead β - 24/Sep/13

Struggled first go. Got it with Paul's beta
monsteratt - Lead RP - 21/Sep/13 with Paul

rbalmer - Lead dog - 09/Jun/13 with Lindsay Worthy

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/May/13

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/13 with Debbie

debbie roberts - 2nd - 09/Apr/13 with Marti999

Pre clipped the stupidly high first bolt
jezb1 - Lead dog - 27/Mar/13

very hard for the grade.high first bolt!
jon_gill1 - Lead dog - 17/Feb/13 with nick loc

richardr - Lead O/S - 12/Jan/13 with Duncan

Duncan Turner - 2nd dog - 12/Jan/13 with Rich ray

Worked this three times, one fall time two, one fall time three. I really though I would get it but not today. Harder than the 6c+ on the left. Next time I should get it, one run through to remember the moves (or get it) and then nail it.
puppythedog - Lead dog - 06/Jan/13 with El Peamundo

Dave138 - Lead dog - 2013

Mike Goldthorp - Lead O/S - 11/Dec/12 with Will, Adam

Gibbo - Lead - 08/Dec/12 with Tom Gibbison

Went up for a left hand pinch after the crimps
marcduhig - Lead RP - 18/Nov/12 with Jess

Ed morris - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/12 with Jack keo, dneed

Didn't get the sequence at half height but nailed it second time. Wish I'd tried it ground up - hopefully could have got it clean. Next time!
Jack J Keogan - Lead dog - 28/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/Oct/12

Hard for the grade. 2nd go. Used it for laps after. Sustained.
Ollie B - Lead β - 20/Oct/12 with D.Foster

drcorbasisgod - Lead dog - 16/Sep/12

JamieTown - Lead RP - 30/Aug/12 with Tom Adams

mallardhealhook - Lead dog - 26/Aug/12

first go spanked me off at the crux 2nd go got it then slipped out of the pocket above the crux finally got it 3rd go
mallardhealhook - Lead dog - 22/Aug/12

Pete Rigby - Lead RP - 21/Aug/12 with Fez

Worked it out but no skin to finish, next time.
puppythedog - Lead dnf - 20/Aug/12

1 fall
theotherpetehill - Lead dog - 01/Jul/12 with Chris Allan

Will get it next time.
JamesRich - Lead dog - 17/Jun/12 with Paul Rich

Hidden - TR RP - 09/Jun/12

jas128 - TR dog - 09/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead RP - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead dog - 22/May/12

dannygale - Lead RP - 16/May/12 with Bouldering Simon

aidanb - Lead O/S - 12/May/12

Two rests. Crux at the Gaston went with some grrrrr...
ruaidh - Lead dog - 06/May/12 with Fen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/12

jamestaylor92 - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/12 with james slater

Last climb of the day, knackered
Ian Bell - TR dog - 15/Apr/12 with Jasmina

Bespoke by Nature - TR dog - 03/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/12

2nd attempt
J1_TOV - Lead β - 11/Mar/12

nails, dogged..
mol - Lead - 10/Mar/12 with Jesse

Harder than Mr Whippy if you're tall I think
Stone Muppet - TR RP - 18/Feb/12 with md

bpmclimb - TR RP - 01/Feb/12 with Helen S

Hidden - TR dog - 01/Feb/12

Well dogged... Took a while to figure out move off left hand crimp
katherinesydney - TR dog - 22/Jan/12 with jim brooke

got all the moves, eventually, but needed a couple of rests. found this harder than mr whippy
Jim Brooke - TR dog - 22/Jan/12 with Katherine

JamesRich - TR dog - 27/Dec/11 with Paul Rich

simeclimb68 - Lead rpt - 16/Nov/11 with Kris Bull

thebullmaster - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/11 with simon p

btc - Lead dog - 04/Sep/11 with Hamish Rowe

jimmatthews - Lead - 30/Aug/11 with Shane Dawson

al99 - Lead dog - 27/Aug/11 with Martina Zandonella

martinazando - 2nd dog - 27/Aug/11 with Al Benson

johncorber - Lead rpt - 22/Aug/11

ericinbristol - Lead RP - 03/Jul/11 with Al

_m.cox_ - Lead O/S - 06/May/11 with Jason Williams

Bates - Lead RP - 02/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 09/Jan/11

4th go; my sequence felt harder and more technical than both the F6c+'s on either side
Jon Didymus - Lead RP - 10/Dec/10 with Nick

alek - Lead RP - 02/Oct/10 with Sam Walmsley

2 attempts
Laurence Everitt - Lead RP - 02/Oct/10 with Tommy B

Sam W - Lead - 02/Oct/10 with Alek Kumar

Kap - TR rpt - 15/Aug/10

One rest below the tiny crimp...should have just kept moving!
thomasadixon - Lead dog - 22/Jun/10 with Ross

Hidden - Lead dog - 22/Jun/10

Really good climb. Looks a lot harder than it is. Once it gives up ots secrets the climbing is fine.
s.c.white - Lead RP - 02/Jun/10 with joe shippcot

DorsetGareth - TR dog - 27/May/10 with Ben Sutton

tombeasley - Lead RP - 28/Mar/10 with Marina, Chris Cleave

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Mar/10

1st rp attempt. Nice moves, fingery and balancy.
toasted - Lead RP - 21/Feb/10

simeclimb68 - Lead RP - 20/Feb/10

drysori - Lead - 31/Jan/10 with StephC

Hidden - Lead dog - 30/Jan/10

Dan_Carroll - Lead RP - 28/Jan/10 with Eric Herring

DafSWMC - Sent - 03/Jan/10 with Stu, Christian

irish paul - Lead - 25/Oct/09 with Andy F

Hidden - TR O/S - 11/Oct/09

sara n - TR dog - 11/Sep/09 with Matt Russell

richiebongo - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/09 with Jon Didymus

Tim W - Lead RP - 10/May/09 with Oli Warren, Matthew Thomson

leerybunny - 2nd O/S - 10/May/09 with Tim Wilkinson

DrGav - Lead dog - 02/May/09 with John

One for when I'm a bit better...
michael.carlyon - TR dnf - 19/Apr/09 with Tom Carlyon

grey wolf - 04/Apr/09

Would agree that this is the easiest of the three 6cs/+s but onl if you get the sequence right first go otherwise its a bit of a painful change over..
Jeff25 - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09 with gav

BenNorman - 2009

Hidden - Lead dog - 2009

New CC guide says reachy move left to good hold. There is no good hold.
Oddjob - Lead dog - 30/Nov/08

Paz - Lead rpt - 26/Nov/08 with AM2, TI

Short but sweet and fingery...
Bobcat5060 - Lead rpt - 03/Oct/08 with Dylan Jeferys

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/Sep/08

Billg - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/08

Failed to O/S, felt hard. Did it clean on TR. Plus, why have they put the first bolts halfway up the crag!?
cornishben - 2nd rpt - 15/May/08 with Pippa Froggatt

martinazando - Lead dnf - May/08 with Alex Walker, Paul Lydin

chris sm - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/08 with Pippa Froggatt

Nice short technical climbing, found this one quite difficult
SamStokes - Lead RP - 10/Feb/08 with Ben Matthews

John Southworth - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Alex Jakubowski

Phil PBC - 2008

Spacetourist - Lead O/S - 2008 with Ed Heslam

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/07

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 24/Dec/07

Paul Robertson - Lead rpt - 19/Dec/07 with Guy Percival

guy xavier percival - Lead O/S - 19/Dec/07 with paul

Paz - Lead β - 11/Dec/07 with MT

bpmclimb - TR O/S - 06/Nov/07 with Mark

Just about got everything apart from the crux first go. Will try and sort it for a redpoint.
Urgles - TR dog - 06/Nov/07 with Brian (bpm climb)

shoulders - Lead - 02/Jun/07 with dai

Hidden - Lead RP - 28/May/07

Brucifer - 2nd - 28/May/07 with alan rosier

Hidden - Lead RP - Feb/07

Tim M - Lead O/S - 2007 with Emma

climbergg - 2nd - 2007 with cheesesarnie

Hidden - Lead RP - 14/Apr/06

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