Nose Decay** E4 6a

Rockfax Description
A fine, hard and very bold line. Start 6m right of the left edge of the slab on the left-hand side of an alcove, as for Half Life.
25m. Pull through the bulge and move up to good holds as for Half Life. Above is a lone peg, climb to and past the peg via a very tough move and proceed to the top with little in the way of protection. Photo on page 88. © ROCKFAX

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Hidden - TR O/S - 22/Jun/14

1 slip
EllieWoods - 2nd dog - 22/Jun/14 with pete belfield

Would be a scary lead
alexjz - TR β - 19/Apr/14 with Sam Holloway, Mark Zalewski

Good, hard slab climbing. Took a 20 footer off the crux but got it 2nd go.
kingholmesy - Lead RP - 2014 with Colin

The tricky section is a couple metres past the peg, bringing the foot into the triangular pocket and moving up from there, with feet smearing on tiny holds and minimal handholds. The gear looks thin here as well so it would be pretty scary on lead!!
alexjz - TR dog - 21/Aug/13 with Rufus Lusk

Hidden - TR dog - 14/Jul/13

Bristoldave - Lead β - 19/Jun/13 with nick

Hidden - Lead dnf - 18/Jun/13

Joel Perkin - 2nd dog - 18/Jun/13 with Big Rob

Manned up! Quite straightforward, just tiny holds :)
Ed morris - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with Colin

Hidden - TR dog - 04/Feb/13

headpoint. too easy after practicing
tim exley - Lead RP - 17/Sep/12 with ben padbrury

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/12

rurp - TR O/S - 30/Jul/12

Hidden - TR - 23/Jul/12

Hidden - TR O/S - 05/Jul/12

climbed in the dark with headlight and drizzle rain
HansUDes - TR dog - 28/Jun/12 with JA Thomson

SimonMarcYoung - TR dog - 13/Jan/12

JamesGibson - TR O/S - 13/Jan/12 with Jordon

Jordon Fleming - TR O/S - 13/Jan/12

Hidden - 2012

Adam Booth - 2nd O/S - 17/Sep/11 with Ed Booth

Don't know if i pulled right to much after the rp as i stepped up and then went right a bit before going back up and left. Ad did the move straight up and it seemed ok, but just less obvious. a bit eliminate??
Ed Booth - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/11

alaan - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/11 with Will

Ben - Lead RP - Aug/11 with Driving instructor

climbings fairly straight forward up until the crux which is very thin, and protected by a single micro wire. gear below that is bomber around the peg
vertically_challenged - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/11

great climb not as hard as i thought it was gunna be, just bold but loads of good gear by the peg
culmclimberRob - Lead RP - 14/Jul/11 with tom

tuftynick - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/11 with rich cross

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead - 12/Apr/11

PeterDawson - TR O/S - 2011

Hidden - Lead dnf - 19/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jun/10

Hidden - TR O/S - 02/May/10

Took a 20 footer onto a micro wire which held! Got it second go. Gear is actually good around the peg but very run out after that. Bold
Bobby Gilbert - Lead β - 01/May/10 with Gary Burgess

Hidden - 2010

MGrock - 2010

Hidden - TR O/S - 2009

Hidden - TR O/S - 13/Sep/08

Dan Shirley - TR O/S - 01/Jun/08

very bold. e4 6a in the guide book and good for the grade.
eley1 - Lead - 13/May/08 with louis

Hidden - 2007

datoon - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/05 with RT

Hidden - TR - 18/Jul/04

Fell off crux and held by RPs. Lowered off.
eroica64 - Lead dnf - 12/Apr/93 with Joanne Mellor

Hidden - 02/Jun/91

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