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We're Only Here for the Smear* E3 5b

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Start up the arete then balance out right along the lip to a finger hold and friction up to the midway ledge. Finish easily. Not bad, at least on a top rope, and often green - care required. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 41 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

admackie - 15/Dec/13

Hidden - TR - 27/May/13

Really good hardest part was the first smear after that it just makes sense to keep going.
Jake Young - Solo O/S - 22/May/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/May/12

Stefan_Morris - Solo O/S - 11/Mar/12

AndrewJamesCherry - TR - 11/Mar/12

Bloody brilliant. i will be back to lead it at some point!
Fraser hill-casey - TR O/S - 11/Mar/12

Hidden - Sent β - 11/Mar/12

Jen 'Banksy' Banks - TR dog - 11/Mar/12 with Andy Cherry

tried, slipped on all the lichen, fell to the ground. next time
mattorford - Solo dnf - 25/Feb/12

riddle - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Yasmina

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Jul/11

Hidden - TR O/S - 25/May/11

AMarchant - TR O/S - 25/May/11 with Ally Hurst

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo - 20/Oct/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Oct/10

Had to try this, as it looked peasy from the ground... that will be because all the holds point down then. Still, great moves, one to aspire to without the rope.
kitkat78 - TR O/S - 30/May/10 with Andy K, SteveM

Alpandy - TR - 30/May/10 with Steve and Kat

freudy_love - TR O/S - 13/Oct/09 with Crazy Rob, Jim Baird, Jamie Murray

WendyT - TR O/S - 03/Oct/09 with James Marsh

Solo, a bit green, i had to clean on my way up.
Karl Wooffindin - Solo O/S - 11/Aug/09

highrepute - Solo RP - 16/Jul/09

Hidden - TR - 14/Apr/09

Lordcarr - TR O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Emma and Spencer

great route, precarious. no mats just a spotter. feels easier than chalk storm but somehow more serious??
SGD - Solo O/S - 22/Nov/08

Hidden - Solo - 24/Oct/08

PenJD - Solo O/S - 24/Oct/08 with Oli

strange. the smears themselves are actually about 45 degrees, but somehow it's a bit spooky!
Col Allott - Solo O/S - 25/Sep/08

Lewis Stewart - Solo O/S - Aug/08 with Eddie and Claire

alaan - Solo O/S - 02/Mar/08

Boy - 2008

co1ps - Solo rpt - May/07 with solo

tuftynick - Lead - 2000

Hidden - TR - 21/Aug/94

Hidden - TR - 13/Jul/94

mattnuttall - Solo O/S - Mar/94

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 11/Apr/92 with Martin Veale

NeilGriffiths - 1992

Hidden - Solo - 04/Jul/91

goi.ashmore - Solo RP - 02/May/90

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Voting
Total votes cast 32
hard E40 of 12
E40 of 12
easy E44 of 12
hard E31 of 12
E35 of 12
easy E31 of 12
hard E21 of 12
E20 of 12
easy E20 of 12
hard 5c0 of 12
5c0 of 12
easy 5c5 of 12
hard 5b3 of 12
5b3 of 12
easy 5b1 of 12
hard 5a0 of 12
5a0 of 12
easy 5a0 of 12
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Style of ascent

Soloed19 of 41 (46.3%)
Lead2 of 41 (4.9%)
Followed2 of 41 (4.9%)
Toproped14 of 41 (34.1%)
Bouldered1 of 41 (2.4%)
Unknown3 of 41 (7.3%)

'Climbed'15 of 41 (36.6%)
clean O/S20 of 41 (48.8%)
clean β1 of 41 (2.4%)
clean rpt1 of 41 (2.4%)
clean RP2 of 41 (4.9%)
dogged1 of 41 (2.4%)
dnf1 of 41 (2.4%)