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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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

Jenny Seaborne - TR RP - 21/Sep/14

necky to lead - crux is well above the 1st clip. Not reachy with the right sequence. Tough.
hms - Lead RP - 21/Sep/14 with Jenny

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

Jamie Skelton - TR dog - 11/Jan/14 with Pete Blackburn

Hidden - Lead RP - 10/Jan/14

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

second session on this one. Finally got it clean. Personally think it considerably harder than Mr Whippy and not remotely tempted to lead due to the position of the 2nd clip
hms - TR RP - 09/Jun/12 with Jenny

Jenny Seaborne - TR dog - 09/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead RP - 02/Jun/12

dave657 - Lead dog - 22/May/12 with Alys

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

Great moves
vertigo714 - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/12 with James Taylor

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

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

Days on Rock - 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

after an unsuccesful lead attempt. Pinged off an inch short of the good pocket between 2nd & 3rd clip
hms - TR dog - 01/Feb/12 with Brian

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

bold!
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.
The Pylon King - 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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