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Old King Colehill* 6c

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Nice, but sequency, climbing starting up the pale streak. The crux is low but the interest is maintained. © ROCKFAX
Excellent direct face climbing starting via a white streak and with tricky moves past the second bolt
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This climb is in 51 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd dog - 10/Sep/14

dominic lee - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/14 with Phil Baker

Hidden - 2nd dog - 24/Jun/14

MartinPL - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14

jasper11 - Jun/14

First redpoint attempt. Sequency crux. The rest is steady.
Adam_42 - Lead RP - 04/Apr/14 with Dan

drcorbasisgod - Lead O/S - Apr/14 with Graham Elliott

Stoney Boy - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/14 with Colin Hughes

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Aug/13

climb the peak - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead RP - 10/Aug/13

Chris Wright - Lead - 04/Aug/13

Chris Wright - Lead - 21/Jul/13

nice route easy once you know the sequence.
paul ireland - Lead RP - 30/Jun/13 with Pia Bager

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/13

karol dubas - Lead RP - 04/Apr/13 with Pawel

Budge - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/12 with Ade

pOi - TR - 05/Sep/12 with Phil

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/12

Duz - Lead rpt - 03/Sep/12

Laurence Everitt - Lead β - 02/Sep/12 with Louise Cowie, Steve Burgess

stvey - Lead RP - 02/Sep/12

oooeese - TR dog - 02/Sep/12 with laurence everitt, stvey

Rich Malcolm - 2nd dog - 23/Aug/12 with Guy Tooth, Mick Brohan

gazfellows - TR - 19/Aug/12 with Shaun p, Dennis

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/12

Took a couple of goes to work out the crux sequence.
Martin Haworth - Lead - 23/Jun/12 with John Brannock

Brannock - Lead - 23/Jun/12

BedRock - Lead RP - 20/Jun/12

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

migs493 - Lead rpt - 17/Jun/12 with RS

Matt Shepherd - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/12

wolverine - Lead - 29/May/12 with Caroline Ashman

Quality route, my favourite at the crag.
derico - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12 with Julian

Hidden - 2nd dog - 16/Apr/12

Hidden - 2011

Dave Mason - TR dnf - 24/Aug/10 with Marcus Bell

Dave Mason - TR dog - 17/Aug/10 with Marcus Bell

Sarah Brookes - TR RP - 28/Jul/10

1st go with one or two (maybe 12) hints from Terry! Good route!
Whealiebob - Lead β - 28/Jul/10 with Sarah Brookes, Terry

Hidden - TR - 27/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead - 13/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jul/10

two falls from crux.
Sarah Brookes - TR dog - 03/May/10

migs493 - Lead β - 01/May/10 with LO

nice, not too bad if you find the right sequence.
Milne - Lead RP - 23/Jul/09 with cooper

thrutch - Lead O/S - 29/May/09 with helen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/09

greenclimb - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/09 with Sarah

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Style of ascent

Lead37 of 51 (72.5%)
Followed4 of 51 (7.8%)
Toproped8 of 51 (15.7%)
Unknown2 of 51 (3.9%)

'Climbed'12 of 51 (23.5%)
clean O/S17 of 51 (33.3%)
clean β3 of 51 (5.9%)
clean rpt3 of 51 (5.9%)
clean RP8 of 51 (15.7%)
dogged7 of 51 (13.7%)
dnf1 of 51 (2.0%)