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Needle Direct* VS 4c

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[Pete Finklaire? - Twilight ascent of 'Needle Direct', Screda Point, VS 4b, 1 kb]The front face of the seaward pinnacle is well positioned, but access to the start is quickly cut off. Start at the base of the face. 26m. Follow the slab direct up the middle to the top. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: West Country Climbs, Sub Extreme South West Sea Stacks.

Photo: Pete Finklaire? - Twilight ascent of 'Needle Direct', Screda Point, VS 4b © purple sue
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 34 logbooks, and on 10 wishlists.

Steve Woollard - Lead - 29/Jul/14 with Donald

chris ebbutt - Lead - 21/Jun/14 with Rupert

A fantastic route. I found 11 runners and could have placed more. Steady climbing, no nasty surprises(except for the one I gave to the seagull on the top)
Jelly Mould Surfer - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/14

Hidden - 2nd dog - 15/Mar/14

Scotsken - Lead - 11/Aug/13

Really nice climb, only hard near the top. Soloed the 1st 3rd of the climb to escape the incoming tide while waiting for rope to be lowered.
Skip - TR - 07/Jul/13 with Paul, Ivan

andyclimber - 2nd O/S - 26/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 25/May/13

Hidden - Lead - 27/Apr/13

Jams Crwca - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/12 with Craig

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12

alexjz - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/12 with Vincent Rang, Mark Zalewski

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead - 05/Dec/10

metal arms - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/10

MGrock - 2010

paulh1967 - 2009

Hidden - Lead - Jul/08

Dan Shirley - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/08

eley1 - Lead - Dec/07 with graham

richardr - Jul/06

Hidden - 2nd - May/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2005

Wished I had lead this one
Neil Henson - 2nd - 2003 with Ian Ferguson

Hidden - Lead - 09/Sep/02

Roget - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/00 with jim

Mark Kemball - Solo - 22/Jul/99

colin milton - Lead - 20/Jul/96 with anne dillon

eroica64 - 2nd - 18/Apr/93 with Joanne Mellor, Denis Crampton

Mark Kemball - 2nd - 03/May/92 with Alison Dorey

Hidden - 21/Apr/92

Andy Say - Lead - 02/Nov/89

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Ben Russell, Hidden, Steve Waters, Mynydd, Kate Edhouse, kim.mulji, alexjz, Hidden, Ropeboy, Hidden, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 25
hard HVS0 of 8
HVS0 of 8
easy HVS0 of 8
hard VS0 of 8
VS6 of 8
easy VS0 of 8
hard HS1 of 8
HS1 of 8
easy HS0 of 8
hard 5a0 of 9
5a0 of 9
easy 5a0 of 9
hard 4c0 of 9
4c3 of 9
easy 4c2 of 9
hard 4b2 of 9
4b1 of 9
easy 4b1 of 9
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 34 (5.9%)
Lead18 of 34 (52.9%)
Followed9 of 34 (26.5%)
Toproped1 of 34 (2.9%)
Unknown4 of 34 (11.8%)

'Climbed'22 of 34 (64.7%)
clean O/S11 of 34 (32.4%)
dogged1 of 34 (2.9%)