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The Great Escape** HVS 5a

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[Traverse under the roof of The Great Escape, Newtonhill, 1 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: 100 Aberdeen North East Classics!.

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Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/May/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/May/13

adw07 - 2nd O/S - 21/Oct/12 with Mike

Took a direct line. Found it pumpy to gain ledge - too many shit holds - always seem to miss the jugs on schist. Fun moves over arete. Sinclair gained a nemesis.
peter.herd - Lead - 21/May/12 with Sinclair Cooper

scotclimb - Lead rpt - 15/May/12

scotclimb - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/12 with Danny Laing

Hidden - Lead - 2012

Brilliant! Exposure stepping around from under the huge roof with the sea gurgling away directly underneath was awesome.Nice thuggy start aswell.
SeanB - 2nd - 22/Sep/11 with James Dunn

James Prowse - 2nd - 14/Jun/11 with Gwilym

Ally Baba - Lead O/S - Jun/11 with Gav Swinton

Hidden - Lead - 27/Feb/11

Fun moves around the arete. Exposed!
bnewman - 2nd O/S - 16/Nov/10 with Johannes

Chris L Hill - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/10 with Simon Richardson, Simon Pearce

Blownie - 2nd dog - Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 26/Sep/09

Sandy Simpson - 2nd - 02/Jul/09 with brian duthie

hwackerhage - 14/Aug/08

s kennedy - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/08 with shelley barbour

gforce - 2nd - 26/May/08 with Pete Slayer

Smelly Fox - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/08 with Caroline Sham

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/08

magic_mice - 2nd O/S - 16/Apr/08 with Tristram Fox

TrollJester - AltLd O/S - 2008 with Bruce A Strachan

smac - 2008

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Oct/06

James Prowse - Lead O/S - Jul/05 with Paul Matthews

Dangerous Dave - Lead O/S - 2005

graham lawrie - Lead O/S - 1994

BRUCESTRAC - 1986 with Simon Stewart

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Style of ascent

Lead14 of 30 (46.7%)
Followed12 of 30 (40.0%)
Alt Leads1 of 30 (3.3%)
Unknown3 of 30 (10.0%)

'Climbed'10 of 30 (33.3%)
clean O/S17 of 30 (56.7%)
clean rpt1 of 30 (3.3%)
dogged1 of 30 (3.3%)
dnf1 of 30 (3.3%)