Monolith Crack** HVS 4c
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Ticklists: Shepherd's Crag - top 25.

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 178 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Finished up right slanting crack from tree; wet and greasy.
tmawer - 2nd rpt - 23/Nov/14 with Mike Norbry

kenneM - Lead - 19/Aug/14

Thwaites - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/14

1st pitch
55pete55 - 2nd - 10/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/14

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/May/14

Best route I've done on Shepherds! Thoroughly enjoyed the thrutchy crack!
Jonathan Spooner - AltLd O/S - 25/Apr/14 with Francis Charlesworth

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 25/Apr/14

tim20 - 2nd - 15/Mar/14

1st pitch
55pete55 - 2nd - 23/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Aug/13

Hidden - AltLd - 06/Aug/13

p1 only,finish up top of Donkeys Ears
hils theaker - 2nd - 06/Aug/13 with Harry

Andrew1 - Lead - 19/May/13 with Chris Fisher

johang - Lead O/S - 19/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 19/May/13

GPN - AltLd O/S - 06/May/13 with Chris, Pete M

Pitch 1
ollyroberts - AltLd O/S - 06/May/13 with Piers Newton

Peter Metcalfe - AltLd - 06/May/13 with George North

pitch 2
piersnewton - AltLd O/S - 06/May/13 with Olly Roberts

Hidden - 2nd - 05/May/13

Hidden - AltLd - May/13

martrin - AltLd - 09/Apr/13 with Sarah Kekus

Ken Taylor - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/13 with Harry Salisbury

nice climb, will be back to lead it
JanBella - 2nd O/S - 21/Feb/13 with simon

flying_red_squirrel - Lead - Feb/13

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - Lead - 2013

M
petekeron - AltLd O/S - 19/Oct/12 with Chris Wright

Hidden - AltLd - 19/Oct/12

Em66 - 2nd O/S - 14/Oct/12 with Mat

Lead P1 - felt bold and a bit tenuous but the gear was all there. P2 was a struggle... However, a very good route as a whole.
kyaizawa - AltLd O/S - 07/Oct/12 with Mike Mason

Have done pitch one before but lead pitch 2 today which I don't think I have.
tmawer - AltLd O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Jaime Robertson

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Sep/12

shoulders - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/12 with dai

arthurraffle98 - AltLd - 12/Aug/12 with Tim Raffle

King Kong Climbing Walls - Lead - 15/Jul/12

55pete55 - 2nd - 12/Jul/12

colin smith - AltLd - 18/Jun/12 with Daniel Smith

jess - Lead O/S - May/12 with martin

martrin - AltLd - 30/Apr/12 with Sarah Kekus

Charlie Zephyr Booth - Lead rpt - 01/Apr/12 with martin broadhurst

Sam_Marsland - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/12 with Joe Mann

joermann - Lead - 29/Mar/12

I lead the tricky first pitch!
Ben HW - AltLd O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Sarah Bruce, Nathan Foster, Andy Jack

Callum Anderson - 2012

Stone Idol - 2012

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Nov/11

AndyT1151 - AltLd - 13/Nov/11

Hidden - AltLd - 30/Sep/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/Sep/11

Again, anyone who awards this thing ** needs to get out more. It's called perspective. Pitch two rather hard for 4b!
Ian Jones - AltLd O/S - 18/Sep/11 with Tim Clarke

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/11

Not HVS as it is not bold in the lower section, a well protected route.
jonnie3430 - Lead rpt - 01/Sep/11 with Danny, Prakesh

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Aug/11

First pitch can be protected by small wires and cams with one reachy move. The crack is classic thrutch.
DaveAtkinson - AltLd - 07/Aug/11 with Haydn Keith

Hidden - AltLd - 07/Aug/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 03/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/11

Col Kingshott - AltLd O/S - 09/Jun/11

1st pitch
55pete55 - 2nd - 30/May/11

fell off leading P2 twice (the off-width) ... got up in the end though!
AielSavage - AltLd - May/11

Hidden - AltLd - 30/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/11

Ben Harper - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with James Ryan

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Apr/11

chris smith - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/11

pie_eater_pete - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/11

craig naylor - AltLd O/S - 20/Jan/11 with iain robinson

Lead first pitch.
rockrat - AltLd O/S - 20/Jan/11 with Craig Naylor

Hidden - 2011

Danny Bags - 2011

djromberg - 2011

poll - AltLd rpt - Sep/10

Hidden - 13/Aug/10

Hidden - AltLd - 31/Jul/10

Led pitch 1. Gear much better than the guidebook suggested. Laybacked the crack which was fine until it came to having to having to remove Mike's sling from the checkstone!
Steve Waters, Mynydd - AltLd - 31/Jul/10 with Mike Tempest

daveclarke5 - TR - 03/Jul/10 with Stephen

AndyT1151 - Lead O/S - 12/May/10

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - 11/Apr/10 with George reah

Olli-C - 2nd - 08/Apr/10 with pete mcfee, oli robson

Andrew1 - Lead - 04/Apr/10 with Hulda

oliverthomp - AltLd - 01/Apr/10 with Luke Jones

oli-explosion - AltLd - 2010 with ollie crudge

oli-explosion - AltLd - 2010 with ollie crudge

scott gibson - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - AltLd - 2010

Hidden - 13/Dec/09

first pitch
buddha1369 - AltLd O/S - 09/Nov/09 with Christian B (OB)

KevB - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Alex R

Run out first pitch, thrutchy second, dry on a pretty wet day though.
rich241085 - 2nd O/S - 21/Aug/09 with Luke, Cam

Hidden - AltLd - 16/Jul/09

in the old guide this is MVS, times change
martrin - Lead - 10/May/09 with Colin Smith

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead rpt - 25/Apr/09 with George reah

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Apr/09

Linda Newton - 2nd - 17/Apr/09 with Mike Sheehan and Dave Absalom

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/09

TonyP - AltLd O/S - 18/Mar/09 with mick lloyd

Hidden - 2009

tjmillen - AltLd - 2009 with simon hall

beaumap - Lead - 2009

Seymore Butt - 2009

MarkDavies36 - 2009

Matt crawford - AltLd O/S - 07/Dec/08 with Taba

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 02/Nov/08

jonnie3430 - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/08 with Georgianna

Second pitch 4b? Felt more like 5b, I guess I can't climb off widths
Shaw Brown - 2nd - 20/Jul/08 with Loz

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - 20/Jul/08 with Phillippa ?

petegunn - AltLd - 13/Jun/08 with Davina & Matt

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead - 18/Apr/08

martrin - Lead - 13/Apr/08 with Colin Smith

George Bassant - 2nd - Apr/08 with Aidie Jones

Hidden - Lead - 18/Feb/08

red1200 - 2008

nickcj - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/07

KarlH - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/07 with Rob Greenwood

Johann - AltLd O/S - 2007

Hidden - Lead - 2007

Luke Brooks - AltLd - 09/Nov/06 with Rob Grant

mikelaing - Lead O/S - Sep/06 with Carolyn

cas54321 - 2nd - Sep/06 with Mike

John Kettle - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/06

Nice technical first pitch, 2nd easy.
kevinknights - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/06 with sasmojo

sasmojo - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06 with kevinknghts

Hidden - Lead - Jun/06

bsu20c - Jan/06

ewen - 2006

Benjones45_99 - AltLd - 2006 with Sam Cookson

stewart murray - 2006

Hidden - 2nd - 2006

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Jun/05

John Pickles - AltLd O/S - 20/Jun/05 with Zac Poulton

Dave Kerr - Lead - 02/Apr/05 with Tim Morozzo, John Watson

jfmchivall - 2005

joe king - 2nd - Jul/04 with steve pettit

Hidden - May/04

steveP - AltLd O/S - 2004 with Chris Wynn

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Mar/03

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jul/01

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/01

Hidden - AltLd - 13/May/01

Hidden - AltLd - 06/May/01

Hidden - 2001

clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/00 with Chris

gypsy3006 - 2000

Stone Muppet - 1999

Paul Clarke - AltLd - 1999 with FMC

Hidden - AltLd - Aug/98

rurp - 1998

djmarko75 - AltLd O/S - Jul/90

JonG - 1990

Hidden - 2nd - 30/May/89

Hidden - AltLd - 16/Feb/89

Richard Weller - 30/Apr/88 with Paul Tynan

PeteCheung - 13/Nov/87 with Alan

Hammy - Lead - 25/Aug/87 with Penny Excel

David Smith - Lead - Sep/83

sadams - 2nd - 25/Aug/82 with Don

tapley - Lead - 01/Jun/80 with Alison Tapley

Hidden - 1980

Mark Kemball - Lead - 23/Sep/78 with Richard Lang

RichardMc - AltLd - 22/May/76 with Dave Langmead

Hidden - Lead - 15/Jul/75

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

Only VS in those days and no cams!
Sean Kelly - Lead - Sep/74 with Graham Thompson & Steve Berisford

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 13/Apr/73

greenbuoy - AltLd - 26/Jun/71 with A N Other

Gordon Stainforth - Lead - 01/May/71 with Pete Handslip

RichardMc - AltLd - 27/Apr/69 with Nigel van Zwannenberg, Ian Broome

RichardMc - Lead - 13/Oct/68 with Paul Sillitoe

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 07/Jul/67 with Jim Worthington

Hidden - Lead β - Oct/66

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jun/66

Soloed both up and down .. and with ropes
USBRIT - Solo - 1957

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Voting
Total votes cast 38
hard E10 of 13
E10 of 13
easy E10 of 13
hard HVS0 of 13
HVS2 of 13
easy HVS10 of 13
hard VS1 of 13
VS0 of 13
easy VS0 of 13
hard 5a0 of 12
5a0 of 12
easy 5a0 of 12
hard 4c3 of 12
4c8 of 12
easy 4c1 of 12
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