Birch Bark* HS 4a
7m.

Rockfax Description
The left arete of the face - the start is usually a bit dirty. At the level of the ledge, traverse right for a tricky finish. Climbing the arete on its left-hand side is: Birch Side, VS 5a. © ROCKFAX


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Jamie Brown - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/15

jonhowson - 2nd rpt - 07/Mar/15 with Jimbo

Jimbo C - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/15 with Jon

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/14

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 30/Jun/14

Alex_Derbyshire - Lead - 22/May/14 with Mark Heighton

Markheighton - Lead - 22/May/14

Markheighton - 2nd - 22/May/14

williap - Solo - 13/Apr/14

jonhowson - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/14 with Claudia, Xose

Clama - 2nd - 16/Mar/14 with jonhowson

Ian MK - Solo β - 01/Sep/13

oodie72 - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/13 with Ian Routledge, Marc Duhig, Bob Stone

marcduhig - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/13 with Iain G, Bob

bobstones - Solo - 01/Sep/13 with Iain Gray, Ian Routledge, Marc Duhig

Jake Young - Solo O/S - 22/May/13

the power - 2nd rpt - 12/May/13 with paul29uk

staceyjg - Lead O/S - 12/May/13 with Becky, Chris Gardner

minaturechris - 2nd - 12/May/13 with Stacey

Hidden - Lead - 12/May/13

Bex_M - 2nd O/S - 12/May/13 with Chris Gardner, Stacey Jg

sam26051 - Lead - 27/Apr/13 with Andy Fry

andyfry - 2nd - 27/Apr/13 with Sam Hinson

Done before
uphillnow - Lead - 2013

Nick_Merriman - Solo O/S - Jun/12 with Emily Staleton-Jefferis

VS 5a in the latest guide. Felt more like HS 4c though.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 11/May/12 with James Oswald

Colin's 1st route of the day
James Oswald - 2nd O/S - 11/May/12 with Colin Angus

Stefan_Morris - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Andy

Fraser hill-casey - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12

AndrewJamesCherry - 2nd - 11/Mar/12

Jen 'Banksy' Banks - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Andy Cherry

AielSavage - Solo - 25/Feb/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/12

Tom Redmond - 2nd - 14/Feb/12 with craig morrison

ash longreach - 2012

Ron - TR O/S - 01/Dec/11 with Steve A, Scott, Jeff

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

rogerskews - 22/Sep/11 with Martin Coward

Crowley6969 - Lead O/S - 24/May/11 with Chris easthall

8/10 A lot better than it looks, some good moves.
krikoman - Lead O/S - 03/May/11 with Kev Gibbs

chili-d - 29/Apr/11 with Poz

Jim Malo - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/11 with Putt

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Oct/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Oct/10

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Oct/10

nick ferro - 18/Sep/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Apr/10

Chief Wench - Solo O/S - 23/Apr/10 with Remus

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/10

Dirty and a bit bold. 1st route of 2010.
Zoomer - Lead - 04/Apr/10 with Julia Bloomer

Jules 210681 - 04/Apr/10 with glenn bloomer

Hidden - TR O/S - 09/Mar/10

Hidden - 2010

smokeyj - 2010

Ollie B - Lead - 09/Dec/09

Alkis - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/09 with Simon Gale

mikej - Lead - 22/Sep/09 with Rick Naylor

sparra - TR - 29/Aug/09 with welsh neil

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/09

arctic_jen - 2nd - 26/May/09 with Dan

SGD - 2nd - 05/Apr/09 with Rhian Evans

Alfredo - Solo - 03/Apr/09

Lordcarr - 2nd rpt - 29/Mar/09 with Emma and Spencer

Lordcarr - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/09 with Spencer

adrianscott - Solo - 11/Oct/08 with Ben Harding

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 11/Oct/08 with Soloed

edd rab - Solo O/S - 11/Oct/08

Katya - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/08 with Claire

Adam1973 - 2nd O/S - 03/May/08 with David Bogle

Fat Tim - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/08 with Sarah Baker

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 27/Jan/08

Pete Horn - 2nd O/S - 06/Jan/08 with The artist formerly known as Smokey Rob

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/07

frankcp87 - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/07 with Jon Rous

kingholmesy - Solo O/S - 2007

mikej - 2nd - 19/Sep/06 with Rick Naylor

willackers - Solo O/S - 2000

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