Needle Direct* VS 4b
[Pete Finklaire? - Twilight ascent of 'Needle Direct', Screda Point, VS 4b, 1 kb]

Rockfax Description
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.
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 40 logbooks, and on 10 wishlists.

mattnuttall - Solo O/S - 14/Aug/15 with Dave Toon

BALD EAGLE - Lead - 06/Jun/15 with Skip Eei

Skip - 2nd rpt - 06/Jun/15 with BALD EAGLE

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead - 29/Jul/14

crater - 2nd - 29/Jul/14 with steve

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

alan moore - 1993

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:
Steve Waters, Mynydd, Kate Edhouse, kim.mulji, alexjz, Ropeboy

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