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Needle Arete E3 6a

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 78 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

BRoe - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/14 with Chief, DanG, Theo, whitehouse_rhys

"E4" Variation
parker5 - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Dad

Peter Holder - Lead RP - 11/Mar/14

GeorgeWoodward - TR rpt - 11/Mar/14

ArranLaird - 2nd - 01/Mar/14

john lynch - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/13 with Joe Holden

oh yeah! first E3 lead
JanBella - Lead β - 18/Jun/13 with matt

Nice!
a_hein - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Sam C

tomhull - 2nd rpt - 26/May/13 with Liam Lonsdale

first e3, bit of a disappointment to be honest.
leon - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with Amanda Skeldon

Hidden - Lead β - 02/May/13

Hidden - Lead dnf - 30/Apr/13

Goose4 - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/12

mshorter - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/12 with erika

nick bamber - Lead - 15/Jul/12 with mike entwistle

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12

Finally manned up leading this at the end of an epic day out.
MarkRoe - Lead rpt - 26/Mar/12 with Tom Keaveny

Tom Keaveny - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12 with mfisher

Smithy Smith - TR RP - 28/Sep/11 with Mark Roe

MarkRoe - TR O/S - 28/Sep/11 with Smithy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/11

NiccyMac - 2nd - 27/Jul/11

GPN - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/11

dodfoster - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/11 with rich coulson

barn doored
ritid - 2nd dnf - 05/Jul/11 with george foster

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11

Nick Sillem - Lead O/S - 2011

Need to go back and do this myself. I liked this
SGD - 2nd - 15/Oct/10 with Tom Relf

Hidden - Oct/10

darlolad - 2nd O/S - 09/Sep/10

probably e2,5c
tim newton - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/10 with ben hiles

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/Aug/10

Spence22 - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10

ollyroberts - 2nd - 21/May/10 with Sam

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 09/May/10

backed off, still jibbery after falling off doberman
tomhull - Lead dnf - 23/Apr/10 with Liam Lonsdale

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Oct/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Oct/09

first e3, easier than expected, great climbing
tomhull - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/09 with matt harris

Andrew1 - Lead - 03/Jun/09 with Doug

spam - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/09 with Liam Taylor

Hidden - TR - Mar/09

esther - Lead - Mar/09

oliverthomp - Lead - 27/Sep/08 with Richard Atkinson

cherad - 2nd dog - 27/Sep/08 with oliver thompson

lukehunt - Lead β - 24/Aug/08 with francocookson

A good problem but with only one 5c/6a move and this being well protected it could be E2 5c/6a.
Dave Warburton - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Franco, Luke, Rob and Lotte

Franco Cookson OLD - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Luke Hunt

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Aug/08

robert10507 - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/08 with Stu

Hidden - TR - 26/Jul/08

davis.pete - Lead RP - 05/May/08 with Jon Hawes

E1 5c
dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 05/May/08 with Dave Moir

ioboy - 2nd - 03/May/08

Brown - Lead RP - 09/Feb/08 with Jasmine

Hidden - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2nd - 2008

Paz - 2nd β - 21/Oct/07 with JS2, MH2

Stephen Roberts - TR O/S - 27/Aug/07 with Les Jennings

Easy moves for 6a, but pretty bold moving up from the peg. Got a reasonable micro-wire in to protect the last few moves.
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 15/Jul/07 with Andy Lole

John Kettle - 2nd - 05/Jun/07

Gets E3 6a but it can't be cos I can't climb 6a. Felt about E1 5b.
mattbaird - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/07

Hidden - 2nd - 25/May/07

Hidden - Lead - 23/May/07

John Kettle - Lead O/S - 05/May/07

Hidden - 2007

bfreeman - Lead O/S - Aug/06

ewen - Lead O/S - Jun/06 with hal

Pete Graham - TR - 2006 with Ted Rogers

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Oct/03

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/03

Hidden - Lead - 26/Mar/02

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/00

Bob - 2nd - 10/Jun/00 with Steve Brock

PeteCheung - 2nd - 1998 with Dave Birkett

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Solo - 13/Aug/96 with Dave Birkett

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Martin1978, hfac, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 56
hard E40 of 19
E40 of 19
easy E40 of 19
hard E30 of 19
E312 of 19
easy E33 of 19
hard E24 of 19
E20 of 19
easy E20 of 19
hard 6b0 of 19
6b0 of 19
easy 6b0 of 19
hard 6a0 of 19
6a7 of 19
easy 6a6 of 19
hard 5c6 of 19
5c0 of 19
easy 5c0 of 19
3 Stars6 of 18
2 Stars8 of 18
1 Star4 of 18
0 Stars0 of 18
Bag of .....0 of 18
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Style of ascent

Soloed3 of 78 (3.8%)
Lead47 of 78 (60.3%)
Followed18 of 78 (23.1%)
Toproped7 of 78 (9.0%)
Alt Leads1 of 78 (1.3%)
Unknown2 of 78 (2.6%)

'Climbed'25 of 78 (32.1%)
clean O/S36 of 78 (46.2%)
clean β4 of 78 (5.1%)
clean rpt4 of 78 (5.1%)
clean RP5 of 78 (6.4%)
dogged1 of 78 (1.3%)
dnf3 of 78 (3.8%)