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Rowan Tree Groove* HVS 4c

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This climb is in 120 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/13

Nigel Coe - 18/Jul/13 with Pete Kelly

Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 11/Jul/13 with Cath Sullivan

James Mackin - Lead - Jul/13

nick ferro - 02/Jun/13 with Oli Birkill

Gudge - Lead O/S - 30/May/13 with Mick from Preston

alpinismo.uk - 2nd - 30/May/13

Felt fine, couldn't work out why guidebook says entering groove is committing and unprotected.
Lessworkmoreclimbing - Lead O/S - 30/May/13 with Deb, Kev

Rob Rocket - Lead O/S - 21/May/13 with C P Shaw

Hidden - 2nd - 21/May/13

foostu4 - Lead O/S - 06/May/13 with George Humphery

duzinga - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/13

henry francis - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/13

Nat norris - 2nd O/S - 28/Feb/13 with Daniel Homer

Homer - Lead O/S - 28/Feb/13 with Nat Norris

mr mills - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with edwin

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - 2nd - 06/May/12 with John Price

david221088 - 2nd - 30/Apr/12 with Alex

Pohil - Lead - 28/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/12

Klingon - Lead - 15/Apr/12 with Clyde, Capt Kirk

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Mar/12

petegunn - Lead - 28/Oct/11 with Rosie, Scottish Dave, Davina

dbell67 - 2nd - 28/Oct/11 with Petegunn

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11

Hidden - 16/Oct/11

beds74 - Lead - 15/Oct/11 with Rebecca Edwards

Supposedly bold entering the groove, but plenty of gear there as well as great big jugs!
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Emma Hawkins

domskezz - Lead O/S - Aug/11 with Laurie

Nigel Coe - Lead - 25/Jul/11 with Pete Kelly

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/11

Klingon - 2nd - 01/May/11 with Steve Kirkup, Mark

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Mar/11

tjmillen - Lead - 06/Mar/11

chrisallan - Lead O/S - 2011

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Lee Sheard

Lee Sheard - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Adam

KevB - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Tony P

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/10

jwpil - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/10 with Mat

Daniel Heath - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/10

HVS- Partner did the route wrong
william.hope - 2nd O/S - 04/Aug/10

Mitch1990 - Lead O/S - 28/May/10

troutbeck - Solo - 24/May/10

Hidden - 2nd - 11/May/10

tomhull - Lead O/S - 03/May/10 with dave thornley

nakedave - 2nd - 03/May/10 with Tom Hull

andy jennings - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10 with Floris

petegunn - 2nd - 11/Mar/10 with Davina & Matt

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/10

julian Eldridge - Lead rpt - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Oct/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Sep/09

mattcyp88 - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09 with Dave Spencer

Alex Thompson - 2nd rpt - 13/Sep/09 with Gareth Morgan

Hidden - 02/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Jul/09

Very good climb, thought the gear was ok.
markfairbank - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Mick D

stoat - 2nd - 21/Jun/09 with markfairbank

Didn't feel too bold. Plenty or gear if you fiddled around for it.
jimdanson - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/09 with vicky

Big holds made the "bold" lower section easy to commit to. Well protected past this. Watch the snapgate from the ab point...
Alex Thompson - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/09 with Anton & Tom

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Jun/09

LardClimber - Lead O/S - 25/May/09 with Nic Brown

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/09

Good fun and nice moves into the groove. Nats first hvs after the abortive attempt last time in the hail!
Timo Austino - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Nats

troutbeck - Solo - 12/Apr/09

Swotson - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/09 with Tony Madden

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Feb/09

troutbeck - Solo rpt - 18/Feb/09

Hidden - 2009

Seymore Butt - 2009

probably went off route. Topo wasn't v. clear.
Jeronimo - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with Darren McMaster

stimpey - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with Tom

Timpy1584 - 2nd - 16/Nov/08 with Steve

petegunn - Lead - 16/Nov/08 with Steve, Cas, Tom, Davina

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 18/May/08

Abi Chard - Lead O/S - 10/May/08 with Ian

troutbeck - Solo rpt - 14/Feb/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

ioboy - 2nd - 29/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/07

Theeni - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/07 with Matt Kemp

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/07 with Kate

Neil Pacey - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/07 with Tanya Savage

Shaw Brown - Lead - 10/Jul/07

GPN - 2nd - Jul/07 with Dave Carr

SMc - Lead O/S - Apr/07 with Anne

John Lisle - 2007

Rob Kennard - 2007

davetigger - 2007

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead - Aug/06 with Natasha Ghoojamanian

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/May/04

arose - AltLd - Mar/02 with Tom Woodcock

Hidden - Lead - 22/Jul/01

phardman - Lead O/S - 07/May/00 with Teresa

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Apr/00

Hidden - 01/Jul/99

PeteCheung - 1999 with Ian

EddieA - 2nd O/S - 08/Apr/97 with Simon W

The grade tells you - not too hard technically but bold at times.
Rog Wilko - Lead - Sep/96 with Debbie Wilkinson

biggianthead - 09/Apr/95 with HT

Dave Westby - Lead - 1995 with Garry Nuttal

Hammy - Lead - 15/May/92 with Ashley Cooper, Mike Withers

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/May/92

Andy Say - Lead - 21/Jun/88

Hidden - Solo - 21/May/88

steve taylor - Lead - Jul/86 with Martin Stansbury

Hammy - Lead - 15/Feb/84 with Penny Excel

Nic Robinson - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/81

Lone Rider - AltLd - May/77

Andy Hyslop - 17/Jan/76 with William Holligan

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 30/Jun/67 with Jim Worthington

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
JanBella, zach.stone, Hidden, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 61
hard E10 of 22
E10 of 22
easy E10 of 22
hard HVS0 of 22
HVS10 of 22
easy HVS9 of 22
hard VS2 of 22
VS1 of 22
easy VS0 of 22
hard 5a0 of 20
5a0 of 20
easy 5a0 of 20
hard 4c1 of 20
4c19 of 20
easy 4c0 of 20
hard 4b0 of 20
4b0 of 20
easy 4b0 of 20
3 Stars1 of 19
2 Stars14 of 19
1 Star4 of 19
0 Stars0 of 19
Bag of .....0 of 19
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 120 (5.0%)
Lead64 of 120 (53.3%)
Followed34 of 120 (28.3%)
Alt Leads2 of 120 (1.7%)
Unknown14 of 120 (11.7%)

'Climbed'60 of 120 (50.0%)
clean O/S56 of 120 (46.7%)
clean rpt4 of 120 (3.3%)