The Hanging Rib** f6B / f6B
[Night session at Burbage, 1 kb]

Rockfax Description
Climb the blunt arete using anything. It is slightly harder if you use the lip-pinch instead of the undercut. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
V4 from low slot and edge, V2 from standing. Various elimimates exist
<Also called Arete Problem(Font 6b) or Remergence #12 (B6) depending on which guide you are using!>

Ticklists: Peak Bouldering - bold-star Eastern-Grit sub 7s.

Photo: Night session at Burbage © grey wolf
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 313 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

TonyB - Sent x - 22/Mar/15 with Anni

Hidden - Sent dnf - 21/Mar/15

heywoodj - Sent - 16/Mar/15

jess bt - 14/Mar/15

Hidden - Sent dnf - 07/Mar/15

Hidden - Sent x - 21/Feb/15

Tricky for the grade
Wizzy - Sent x - 17/Feb/15

Hidden - 24/Jan/15

Really nice movement didn't think I'd catch the lash fo the finishing hold
Duncan Campbell - Sent β - 18/Jan/15 with Lady penelope, Stadders, Robbie

Hidden - Sent x - 17/Jan/15

Robin Nichols - Sent O/S - 08/Jan/15 with Jemma

marconi - Sent x - 26/Dec/14 with Chris

kermit_uk - Sent rpt - 26/Dec/14 with Neil

Si dH - Sent x - 20/Dec/14

crimpthengaston - Sent - 16/Dec/14 with haydn the dredlocked machine, Taylor Elliot, Skinny White Kid Steve, James

Hidden - Sent x - 09/Nov/14

Mattlamb90 - Sent β - 09/Nov/14 with Owen Davies, Ryan, Luke

Hidden - Sent - 09/Nov/14

partz - Sent β - 09/Nov/14 with Greg Jones, Joe McCarty

patsaunders - Sent - Nov/14

Matthew Ferrier - Sent x - 26/Oct/14 with Shaun, Nick, Tom Appleby, Jake

shaunhumphreys - Sent x - 26/Oct/14 with Jake Young, Matt Ferrier, Tom A, Nick

too tired for the last move, but at least i remember the sequence now
JamieSparkes - Sent dnf - 19/Oct/14 with Clement Hutin, Liyen Nhuyen

Hidden - Sent x - 19/Oct/14

Hidden - Sent - 15/Oct/14

Hidden - Sent dnf - 11/Oct/14

Top end V4, maybe not quite V5 though. Very worth doing either way, steep grit problems are rarely this good at this grade
paddyisidle - Sent - 28/Sep/14

Hidden - Sent x - 28/Sep/14

chrismadar - Sent x - 20/Sep/14

Nick1812P - Solo rpt - 14/Sep/14 with Pete

KennyGeoghegan - Sent - 28/Aug/14

retro flash
fp219 - Sent - 27/Aug/14 with Dave Mason

rpinto - Sent dnf - 20/Aug/14

Hidden - Solo rpt - 16/Aug/14

Hidden - Sent x - 01/Jun/14

Hidden - Sent x - 26/May/14

PeteWilson - Sent - 17/May/14 with Andi T, Dave

Hidden - 23/Apr/14

David Stevens - Sent - 20/Apr/14

standing
radioshed - Sent x - 20/Apr/14 with dave s

Felt soft V5, but it was very greasy and my beta was probably not the best.
EdGS - Sent x - 15/Apr/14

2nd go today. Not spent much time on it before
Cake - Sent x - 29/Mar/14 with Jeff

Hidden - Sent x - 24/Mar/14

Hidden - Sent x - 11/Mar/14

geddicakes - Sent - 01/Mar/14 with Jim Brownlow

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent rpt - 22/Feb/14

Hidden - Sent x - 22/Feb/14

PeterDawson - Sent x - 19/Feb/14

Sidekick - Sent - 02/Feb/14

tim newton - Sent x - 02/Feb/14

Repeat. Blowing away the new year cob-webs, surprisingly I can still do this.
Jimbo C - Sent - 20/Jan/14

Jack.H.92 - Sent - 12/Jan/14 with Conor

Hidden - Sent - 11/Jan/14

gowdy - Sent - Jan/14 with Bobby Gowdy

dturton - 2014

Joe Lawson - Sent O/S - 2014

Gianthit - 2014

The bottom can be solved with good beta, the top needs a good grunt!
Gambit - Sent x - 29/Dec/13 with Guiom

Simon_Letman - Sent x - 29/Dec/13 with Mark gillanders

CosmicHobo - Sent x - 29/Dec/13

Hidden - Sent - 29/Dec/13

Hidden - Sent x - 01/Dec/13

helehan - Sent dnf - 24/Nov/13 with BUMS

sgl0jd - 12/Nov/13

KDhruev - Sent O/S - 09/Nov/13 with Katie

2nd go felt easy today so pretty pleased as tried a few times in past.
JakeWShaw - Sent x - 30/Oct/13 with Jonny, Nick

Nick1812P - Sent rpt - 30/Oct/13 with Jonny, Jake Shaw

stalbot93 - Sent x - 20/Oct/13 with David Fidler

Eddie Shelbourne - Sent - 08/Sep/13

Huw Cropper - 07/Sep/13 with Gareth Pritchard

Hidden - Sent x - 01/Jun/13

Got the full problem with the low start this time. Not really 6b? maybe V3
Jimbo C - Sent - 07/May/13

3rd go today. had to re-remember sequence. almost first go but just missed the jug. cool moves.
benkelsey - Sent x - 24/Apr/13 with Jake Shaw

dave_middleton - Sent dnf - 20/Apr/13 with Steve D

Hidden - Sent - Apr/13

I either got this 2nd attempt or onsighted it, I can't remember.
joe1joe1joe2 - Sent x - 18/Mar/13

Standing start - about V2 I think
Jimbo C - Sent - 17/Mar/13 with Chris, Pete

JakeWShaw - Sent dnf - 05/Mar/13

so close on 4th attempt with nick's beta. will get it next time.
benkelsey - Sent dnf - 05/Mar/13 with Nick Priestley

quiffhanger - Sent rpt - 02/Mar/13

pie_eater_pete - Solo rpt - 20/Feb/13

Hidden - Sent rpt - 17/Feb/13

Hilarious show of cowardice
Mutl3y - Sent - 17/Feb/13 with Huw, TonyM

Alison2 - Sent rpt - 02/Feb/13 with Matt Harle, matthew154

7B version
al123 - Sent - 02/Feb/13

Hidden - Sent dnf - 13/Jan/13

Hidden - Sent x - 13/Jan/13

Hidden - Sent rpt - 12/Jan/13

tried this years ago on my first visit to the peaks but had no idea what it was called, good to find it again.
AshWH - Sent x - 07/Jan/13

masonwoods101 - 04/Jan/13 with danjimwill

al123 - Sent - 04/Jan/13 with Henry

Mike W - Sent O/S - 08/Dec/12

chrism225 - Sent x - 28/Nov/12 with jem, mark

Hidden - Sent x - 10/Nov/12

Hidden - Sent rpt - 03/Nov/12

AndyJBooth - Sent x - 03/Nov/12

Hidden - Sent rpt - 19/Oct/12

got rained off other things in the valley by lunch
al123 - 09/Oct/12

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 04/Oct/12 with George Taylor

Hidden - Sent rpt - 03/Oct/12

al123 - Sent - 02/Oct/12

al123 - Sent - 18/Sep/12

bconibear - Aug/12

Second go.
leon - Sent x - 16/May/12

Haydn Jones - Sent x - 15/May/12 with ben vieyra

Hidden - Sent x - 13/May/12

Hidden - Sent - 12/May/12

swhitley - Sent x - 05/May/12 with Duncan, gingerwolf

al123 - Sent - 21/Apr/12

deacondeacon - Sent - 20/Apr/12

tommo1664 - Sent - 10/Apr/12 with Gregor Crawford

petellis - Sent dnf - 03/Mar/12 with Broomy, The short fuse, Sloth, Cleric James Koran, Alpha Blue

GrantB - Sent - 03/Mar/12 with Team York (RELOAD)

jkarran - Sent - 03/Mar/12 with Brew club

Ian Broome - 03/Mar/12 with BC rotters

8-10 goes
JamieSparkes - Sent x - 29/Feb/12 with Nick

Nick1812P - Sent - 29/Feb/12 with Jamie

Hidden - Sent x - 19/Feb/12

2nd go
markalmack - Sent x - 19/Feb/12 with chris todd

Felt really hard! Good problem!
cliffrad - Sent - 14/Feb/12 with eazy

Wet and hard feeling.
quiffhanger - Sent x - 12/Feb/12 with Jenni, Jake

Hidden - Sent dnf - 12/Feb/12

MartinWilliams87 - Sent x - 11/Feb/12 with Richard Williams

pie_eater_pete - Solo O/S - 07/Feb/12 with bwestwood

Hidden - Sent - 30/Jan/12

fennerz - Sent x - 15/Jan/12 with Ed Booth

Ed Booth - Sent rpt - 15/Jan/12 with Fennerz

tomthecoolperson - Sent - 2012 with Ben 250

akhughes - Sent - 2012

Hidden - 2012

switch - Sent rpt - 27/Dec/11 with Hannah B, Tom M

Nice problem - took quite a few goes
MTL - Sent x - 19/Nov/11

andy jennings - Sent O/S - 19/Nov/11

al123 - Sent - 12/Nov/11

Tophe - Sent - Nov/11

J.Wells - Sent O/S - 30/Oct/11

6b+. brilliant
nathanlee - Sent x - 23/Oct/11 with George Carmichael

Decent climb - good to see the grit crushing has begun.
gcarmichael - 23/Oct/11 with Nathan Lee

Soft
joe.91 - Sent x - 20/Oct/11 with Olli Crudge

Hidden - Sent x - 20/Oct/11

Dirk Uhlig - Sent β - 04/Oct/11

Hidden - Sent O/S - 26/Sep/11

DaveFidler - Sent rpt - 15/Aug/11 with Gavin

al123 - Solo - 14/Aug/11

Hidden - Sent rpt - 13/Aug/11

Nice problem
Harry Thorpe - Sent x - 06/Aug/11 with Andy

wolverine - Solo O/S - 04/May/11

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent rpt - 04/May/11

Duck Egg - Sent x - 10/Apr/11

Quite hard for the grade
DaveFidler - Sent x - 26/Mar/11

rockjedi - Sent - 20/Mar/11

RetroFlash - repeat from '06. felt a million times easier this time.
loonyclimber - Sent β - 19/Mar/11 with Lee

Ian Broome - Sent rpt - 19/Mar/11

eazyclimbing - Sent - 13/Mar/11

al123 - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/11

silly swing first go, did second go and repeated a few times. Cool moves.
Ed Booth - Sent x - 11/Mar/11

Gustav - Sent x - 04/Mar/11 with Matt G

jowgli - Sent x - 28/Feb/11 with will kelsall

4 cm short of ledge on the slap
LakesWinter - Sent dnf - 17/Feb/11

Just got to land the slap and it's done.
LakesWinter - Sent dnf - 10/Feb/11 with No one

Hidden - Sent β - 08/Feb/11

Hidden - Sent x - Feb/11

did it first time. a repeat though. almost got the slopers eliminate version v6
al123 - Sent - 30/Jan/11

Did the standing start flashed, had to work the start from the back out.
kermit_uk - Sent x - 23/Jan/11

Not a chance.
Alex Thompson - Sent dnf - 22/Jan/11

saalty - Sent x - 03/Jan/11 with Emma, eddy

gregcourtney - Sent x - 03/Jan/11 with nathan foster

JimPope - Sent x - 2011

infected mushroom - 2011

soph - Sent - 2011

Hidden - Solo β - 18/Dec/10

pretty fun.
al123 - Sent x - 28/Nov/10

Ollie B - Sent x - 24/Nov/10 with M.Bamford

bigdrew - Sent x - 19/Nov/10 with Various

Finally
mark20 - Sent x - 16/Nov/10

JonBray - Sent x - 13/Nov/10

Gustav - Sent x - 13/Nov/10

joese7en - Sent x - 10/Nov/10

Hidden - Sent - 10/Nov/10

Hidden - Sent - 06/Oct/10

angus - Sent x - Oct/10

dominic lee - Sent - 19/Sep/10 with nathan lee

Nice, had to use a totally different sequence to Aly, more flexibility needed
jkarran - Sent - 17/Sep/10 with Aly

Hidden - Sent - 17/Sep/10

PeteH - Sent x - 07/Sep/10

Hidden - Sent x - 08/Aug/10

Hidden - Sent x - 08/Aug/10

Great problem, nice and technical. But I would say that, it's probably the first V4 I've done.
jeffsheard - Sent - 02/Aug/10

Stuart S - Sent - 13/Jun/10 with John Cooke, Ali Ingleby, Amanda Lyons

2nd go
geddicakes - Sent x - 19/May/10

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Sent - 18/May/10

tommytwotone - Sent - 16/May/10

Using slopers and avoiding undercut and jug..
Lex Wilkinson - 20/Apr/10

Mr Sparkle - 15/Apr/10

grey wolf - Sent - 21/Mar/10

Nice lil prob, sloper variant also
Souljah - Sent - 14/Feb/10 with Nick and Kasha

About time...
Chris_barr - Sent x - 14/Feb/10 with Marie, Simon

philipjames - Sent - 10/Feb/10

simon cox - Sent - 31/Jan/10

dashitboarder - Sent dnf - 2010

Hidden - Sent - 2010

RossG - 2010

stephenhartley - Sent - 2010

fp219 - 2010

James_D - Sent rpt - 13/Dec/09 with Liam

Hidden - Sent x - 10/Dec/09

7a eliminate with slopers. Took several goes and still felt hard.
Andrew Barker - Sent rpt - 08/Dec/09 with Charlie, Jordanna, Phil Applegate

bfreeman - Sent x - 07/Nov/09 with Andy Booth

andyebbens - Sent - 27/Oct/09

Hidden - Sent rpt - 10/Oct/09

5 or 6 attempts.
Milne - Sent x - 04/Oct/09 with tom & mark.

Milnes - Sent x - 14/Sep/09 with Stacey

Mmmm... Warm n sweaty
smallerrich - Sent x - 09/Sep/09 with Steve

James_D - Sent rpt - 30/Aug/09 with Jim

Hidden - Sent x - 02/Aug/09

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo rpt - 11/Jul/09

pleased to flash this. Nice cut loose, didn't think I was gonna hold it.
Jeronimo - Sent O/S - 21/Jun/09 with sam8oy

Hidden - Sent x - 01/Apr/09

nutallovertheface - Sent x - Apr/09 with Callum

Went from the slots to the undercut, then launched to the top of the nose.
jibberingwreck - Sent x - 14/Mar/09 with Jon and Marcus

mustgetstronger - Sent - 14/Mar/09 with jibberingwreck

thomasadixon - Sent x - 07/Mar/09

James_D - Sent x - 07/Mar/09 with Will

Hidden - Sent x - 18/Jan/09

Andy Barratt - Sent x - 04/Jan/09

andyunder - 2009

Eliminate via slopers. 7a?
kingholmesy - Sent x - 2009

Hidden - 2009

galpinos - Sent rpt - 30/Dec/08 with Mark

Dan 85 - Sent x - 17/Dec/08 with Mark, Pete and Jake

Got the sequence now though
LakesWinter - Sent dnf - 11/Dec/08 with Phil B

also done 15/Mar/09, 10/May/09, 28/Feb/10, 03/Mar/11
Graeme Hammond - Sent x - 09/Dec/08

tommytwotone - Sent rpt - 07/Dec/08

Gustav - Sent x - 06/Dec/08 with Matt G

Si dH - Sent x - 01/Nov/08

john lynch - Sent - 31/Oct/08

Stig - Sent rpt - 21/Oct/08 with cast of thousands

Pura Vida - Sent - 18/Oct/08

viking - Sent x - Oct/08 with gareth

SteveM - Sent dnf - 26/Sep/08 with Kat & Graham

Decent windy and cool conditions.
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Sent - 11/Sep/08 with Rachel Hassall

Astounded to get this after a few disconsolate tries last summer when I couldn't even do the stand-up. Went for the fabled 'one last try' of the first move, couldn't believe I'd latched it, and topped out seconds later. All on my tod.
Stig - Sent x - 17/Aug/08

sparkass - Sent x - 19/Jul/08

Ian Broome - Solo rpt - 19/Jun/08

Hidden - Sent x - 02/Jun/08

mattyork2 - Sent x - 14/Apr/08 with Steve Aherne

Many, many attempts in the past first go today, last tried more than a year ago and i remembered the full sequence, funnily i couldnt picture it but my body naturally climbed it and reminded me.
Alex Mason - Sent x - 06/Mar/08

TomHaigh - Sent x - Mar/08

From the low slot and edge.
Somerset swede basher - Sent O/S - 17/Feb/08 with John Sargeant

tommytwotone - Sent rpt - 07/Feb/08

Tim W - Sent x - 02/Feb/08

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - 2008

kingholmesy - Sent x - 2008

hebson - 2008

highrepute - Sent - 2008

2nd go from V4/6b start
Richard Hession - Sent x - 23/Dec/07

alaan - Sent O/S - 25/Nov/07

Hidden - Sent x - 11/Nov/07

tom.e - Sent x - 09/Nov/07 with Pete

Mark Riley - Sent O/S - 02/Nov/07 with Alec

bourney - Sent - Nov/07

Hidden - Sent rpt - 25/Aug/07

Hidden - Sent x - 24/Aug/07

Ian Broome - Solo rpt - 24/Jul/07

Hidden - Sent x - 14/Jul/07

Hidden - Sent rpt - 05/May/07

dmoir - Sent - 03/Apr/07

dannyboy83 - Sent O/S - Apr/07

A nice problem, very enjoyable.
jimjimmyjimjim - Sent x - 13/Mar/07

galpinos - Sent x - 10/Mar/07

Oceanic - Mar/07

Hidden - Sent - 17/Feb/07

Nicos - Sent - 14/Feb/07 with rich howels

Mark A Humphries - Sent - 30/Jan/07

Ben1983 - Sent x - 14/Jan/07

Also did the eliminate sloper version without the big hold on the lip - given Font 7a but felt harder.
Andrew Barker - Sent x - 2007

dan gibson - Sent - 2007

Almost did the 7b+ variation. Annoyed I didn't.
A Longleat Boulderer - Sent - 09/Nov/06 with Oli

bigphil - Sent rpt - 21/Oct/06

Souljah - Sent - 08/Oct/06

danm - Sent - Oct/06

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent rpt - 16/Sep/06

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent O/S - 28/Aug/06

love'd it!
loonyclimber - Solo - Jun/06 with Alex

Boy - 2006

oldmanrivers - Solo - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - Lead - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Pete Graham - Solo - 2006

Ram MkiV - Sent - 27/Dec/05

Hidden - 04/Dec/05

Hidden - Sent - May/05

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

Hidden - Sent x - 19/Aug/04

Hidden - 2004

Hidden - 2004

+4apeindex - 2002

Monk - Sent O/S - 2001

Cassidy - Sent - 2001

Paul Boardman - Sent x - 2000

tlr - Sent - 2000

tuftynick - Solo - 2000

ste_d - Sent - 12/Feb/98

mikedelderfield - Sent O/S - 12/Feb/98 with Steven Delderfield

Hidden - Sent - 1997

marconi - 1996

Daniel Wrightson - Sent - 1995

whispering nic - Sent - 08/Mar/92

Roget - Sent - 1992

Hidden - Sep/90

Hidden - Solo - 1990

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