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Kransic Crack** VS 4c

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[Me pulling "the starfish" move after the flake halfway up Kransic Crack., 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Photo: Me pulling "the starfish" move after the flake halfway up Kransic Crack. © dougiestein
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 257 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead - 13/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 29/May/14

mussonlr - Lead - 29/May/14 with Rich King

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/May/14

Hidden - Lead - 17/May/14

aerobiee - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/14 with Ollie Footitt, Ben Woolner

rob.grafton - 2014

crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/13 with victim of mathematics

victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 24/Sep/13 with crossdressingrodney

Hidden - 23/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead - 10/Aug/13

Louis Hume - Lead - 30/Jun/13 with Two Cups

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/13

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 06/Jun/13 with Richard Toon

Jammed and got pumped placing gear. End to long day.
MarshF - Lead dnf - 27/Apr/13 with Rob K

j.buckley87 - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/13

peter.ravenscroft27 - 2nd - 09/Apr/13

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Sep/12

1 rest
Nigel Coe - Lead dog - 22/Aug/12 with Don Sargeant

StewartBradshaw - 2nd dnf - 07/Jul/12

Bob Windsor - AltLd - 20/Jun/12 with Harry Salisbury

First VS lead.
Law1980 - Lead O/S - 22/May/12

Sean Holmes - Lead O/S - 22/May/12

Calum Wadsworth - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with Phillip Wadsworth

farmerwad - 2nd - 06/May/12 with Calum

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 06/May/12

ozziespain - 2nd - 28/Apr/12 with KMC

Description of traverse too vague
Conan - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/12

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/12

nathan foster - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/12 with ben

bobjohnston - AltLd - Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/12

direct finish good fun!
Charlie Zephyr Booth - Lead - 26/Mar/12 with martin broadhurst

Discription is a little vague towards the end of the climb.
sjbrook - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12 with PMC

MarkRoe - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12 with Tom Keaveny

gear was less than overwhelmingly reassuring
pebbles - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12 with guido

Tom Keaveny - AltLd O/S - 18/Mar/12 with Mark Roe

King Kong Climbing Walls - Lead - 02/Mar/12

gripped01 - Lead - Feb/12 with Alex Tomczynski

Callum Anderson - 2012

Narked4fun - 2012

cballard - 2012

cpt_crunch - Lead O/S - 2012

Maz J - Lead - 2012

AndyT1151 - 2nd - 13/Nov/11

Harryseries - TR O/S - Nov/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/11

HansUDes - 2nd - 19/Oct/11 with Bradley Morrell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/11

Lovely route. options to layback or jam up the crack...
robin_hackney - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/11 with Dave Foster

dannygiblin - 03/Jul/11

mcglenr25 - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/11 with Remy Bertlin

ended up finishing II pitch on chamonix in the rain...
kirkpatrickseamus - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/11

Found crack section pretty hard and was pleased to reach the flake. Rest not too bad to second.
Sue Underwood - 2nd - 14/Jun/11 with Simon

Sam Simpson - AltLd O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Christian Turford, Adam Clark

SamChessell - Lead O/S - Jun/11 with Dave Grant

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/May/11

joem - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Paul Boggis - Lead - 2011

timmsy - Lead O/S - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

AndyT1151 - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/10

mark88 - Lead - 16/Oct/10 with Paul Millen

Found crack very steep and polished, step off flake scary, not entirely sure got top section right (scoop felt very odd). Didn't make a good warm-up route for me!
Tanya Savage - 2nd - 16/Oct/10 with Neil Pacey

Neil Pacey - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/10 with Tanya Savage

Leo Woodhead - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/10 with Ian W

Ianwesterby - 2nd O/S - 16/Oct/10 with Leo

HansUDes - 2nd O/S - 03/Oct/10 with Bradley Morrell

Finished up P2 of Chamonix, second time today! Good protection possible in initial crack using large Hexes.
Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 25/Sep/10 with Cath Sullivan

akhutton88 - 2nd - 24/Sep/10

J1PEF - 31/Aug/10

Finnished up second half of Creeping Jesus rather than traversing out. Worrying run out after leaving the flake.
Spence22 - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/10 with Jack, Rob

themountaintamer - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/10

A lovely wandering line
JonBrown - Lead O/S - 03/May/10 with Tom Spears

dswansonlow - Lead O/S - 02/May/10 with James Docherty

christensena - 2nd - 17/Apr/10

erbridger - TR - 13/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Apr/10

r_findlay - Lead - 10/Apr/10 with stu_buchan43

Jenny Crook - 2nd - 02/Apr/10 with Rob Patchett

sweet
Olli-C - Lead - 21/Mar/10 with oli robson

Dave Doc - AltLd - Mar/10 with phil emmot

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

oli-explosion - AltLd - 2010 with ollie crudge

Hidden - 2010

Chriswynn - 2010

scott gibson - 2010

barksmo - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Duncan D - 2010

cosmicray - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

chris smith - AltLd O/S - 2010

Kazza91 - 2010

oliverthomp - AltLd - 30/Oct/09 with Rory O'Donall

connor - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09 with simon holdsworth

mshorter - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/09

VS, with Owain Jones
HansUDes - 2nd O/S - 21/Jun/09

mattcyp88 - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Duncan

cheeky - 2nd rpt - 06/Jun/09 with Mark Philipson

Totally amazing weather made polished rock totally slippery! Much chalk was needed! Quite a sustained climb bar the rest on the top of the flake!
Jack Shepherd - Lead O/S - 29/May/09 with Kurtis Walker

mbambi - Lead O/S - 29/May/09

buddha1369 - 2nd - 24/Apr/09 with Dave R (OB)

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Apr/09

good, end of day so tired.
lazyneil - 2nd - 15/Apr/09

robert10507 - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/09

richorme - 2nd rpt - 28/Mar/09 with Wendy Potts

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Mar/09

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

beaumap - Lead - 2009

Seymore Butt - 2009

MarkDavies36 - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009

very good climb
Martin Broadhurst - Lead O/S - 2009

Freezing cold
cem - Lead O/S - 22/Nov/08 with Steve Capes, Graham Dolman

Did crack and flake traverse OK then traversed too far right and ended up finishing up up Chamonix. Arghhh
teflonpete - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with Paul N

dbell67 - 2nd - 30/Oct/08 with Petegunn

cherad - TR RP - 17/Oct/08

bazpearson - TR dnf - 09/Oct/08

gordon henderson - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/08 with MRT

John Roe - Lead - 28/Aug/08 with Gordon Henderson

Made a right mess of it, then it started to rain as i was half way up. Need to stop thinking and start climbing.
dazbarker - Lead dnf - 02/Jul/08 with Dougie Stein

Lovely route, cheeky wee step out after the flake, but no real drama's...(I was on a top rope!)
dougiestein - 2nd - 02/Jul/08 with dazbarker

Hardest lead 2 date, too much thinking about gear placement and not enough climbing, Daz had a few problems made me feel a lot bettter!!Cheers
FrankKeogh - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/08 with Pete Davies

lyneux - Lead O/S - 24/May/08 with Laurence Weil

Will Hunt - Lead O/S - 04/May/08 with Duncan Kaye

MikeT - Lead O/S - May/08 with TH

Hidden - May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/08

Mark D - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/08 with Gareth Clendinning

Found the crack quite pumpy, before traversing a little too far along the top and finishing on cream?
Eddie Hung - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Rob Horton

red1200 - 2008

rockjock - AltLd O/S - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Sean Kelly - 2008

CurlyStevo - Lead - 2008

dj_brigham05 - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/07

George Bassant - Lead - Oct/07 with Alec Nelson

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/07

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/07

Hidden - Lead - Sep/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Aug/07

Hidden - Lead - 14/Apr/07

kitkat78 - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/07 with Dan M

steve taylor - 2007

mike kann - 2007

Hidden - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

chris wyatt - 2007

Hidden - Lead - 2007

James Marshall - 2nd - Oct/06

Peter Reynolds - Lead - Sep/06

Got lost towards the end of the climb and ended up on the last pitch of Crescendo
Rhiannon - 2nd dnf - 27/Jun/06 with Stu

mark4344 - Lead - 09/Jun/06 with Nick Coles

mikekeswick - Lead O/S - 01/May/06 with dunny

jim robertson - 2006

stewart murray - 2006

Hidden - AltLd - 2006

Hidden - 04/Dec/05

Pelleas - 2nd - Aug/05 with Nick, Norman

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Jun/05

SMc - Lead O/S - May/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/05

John Kettle - Lead - 2005

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2005

jfmchivall - 2005

drysori - Lead - 2005

dave o - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/04 with Julia H

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Aug/04

Alaric - Lead - 11/Jul/04 with Isabel B

whispering nic - Jun/04 with The Wife

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jun/04

steveP - Lead O/S - 2004 with Paul Rowlands

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jun/03

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/03

Celia Watson - 2nd - 01/Jun/03 with stuart watson

jason - AltLd - Jun/03 with mike

brockers - 2003

Hidden - Aug/02

Hidden - Lead - 31/May/02

GPN - Lead - Mar/02

akhughes - Lead - Aug/01 with Emma Hughes

joe king - Lead - 15/Jun/01 with helen lambert

Shaw Brown - AltLd - 09/May/01 with cliff brown

chrisrogers - Lead O/S - May/01 with Steve J

Hidden - Lead - May/01

joe king - 2nd - May/01 with steve pettit

Hidden - Apr/01

Started raining. Took first lead fall
arose - Nov/00 with Tom Woodcock

clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 25/May/00 with Tracey

gypsy3006 - 2000

Hidden - Lead - Jun/99

Stone Muppet - 1999

Hidden - AltLd - 1999

smudge - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/98 with Ant

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/98

kjbix - AltLd - 29/Jan/98 with Lee Cooper

cragspud - Lead O/S - 1998

Lead it first several times b4
Dave Westby - Solo - 1998

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 1997 with Paul Quinn

NickJH - 1996

akamini - Lead - Jul/94

Hidden - AltLd - 18/Sep/93

malc - Lead O/S - 14/Dec/91

Hidden - Lead - 16/May/91

neilh - Lead - 16/Sep/90 with sara hyde

Pete Pozman - AltLd O/S - 08/Apr/90 with John Byrne

Jon Read - Lead - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 28/Mar/89

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jan/89

Hidden - 1989

PeteCheung - Lead - 1989 with Dafydd

Hidden - 2nd - 08/May/88

nigehughes - 2nd - May/88 with Tim Gibb

andy gittins - 1987

biggianthead - 26/Oct/86 with HT

Hidden - AltLd - 26/Jul/86

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/85

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/85

dsgibson - 1985

Hidden - Lead - 12/Jun/84

Richard Weller - Lead - 20/Apr/84 with Dave Chalcraft

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1983

Ian Clare - 1983

steviewindsurf - 1981 with Mel Turnbull

Hidden - Lead - 1980

Lord of Starkness - 2nd - 1980 with Dave Bowen

Andy Say - Lead - 1980

Hidden - 1980

Hidden - 1980

Hidden - Lead - 04/Mar/78

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1978

Hidden - Lead - 22/Jan/77

RichardMc - AltLd - 26/May/76 with Dave Langmead

with dave colsey, pete hall & shane lucas
climbing_goose - 2nd - 1976 with dave colsey

Hidden - Solo - 14/Jun/75

DGY - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/75

Mark Kemball - Lead - Apr/75 with Mark Pearce

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - 1974 with Will Walker

greenbuoy - AltLd - 28/Oct/73 with Angela Faller, Dave Brown

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 29/May/67 with Bob Knapton

done many times
David Smith - Lead - 1965

and roped
USBRIT - Solo - 1957

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Voting
Total votes cast 41
hard HVS0 of 15
HVS0 of 15
easy HVS2 of 15
hard VS7 of 15
VS6 of 15
easy VS0 of 15
hard HS0 of 15
HS0 of 15
easy HS0 of 15
hard 5a0 of 14
5a0 of 14
easy 5a0 of 14
hard 4c13 of 14
4c1 of 14
easy 4c0 of 14
hard 4b0 of 14
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easy 4b0 of 14
3 Stars0 of 12
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Style of ascent

Soloed5 of 257 (1.9%)
Lead119 of 257 (46.3%)
Followed47 of 257 (18.3%)
Toproped4 of 257 (1.6%)
Alt Leads21 of 257 (8.2%)
Unknown61 of 257 (23.7%)

'Climbed'161 of 257 (62.6%)
clean O/S86 of 257 (33.5%)
clean rpt3 of 257 (1.2%)
clean RP1 of 257 (0.4%)
dogged1 of 257 (0.4%)
dnf5 of 257 (1.9%)