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Spectre* V 6

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 31 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

NickyC - 2nd O/S - 27/Feb/14 with Tim Neill

karlc - 2nd O/S - 17/Feb/14

Half of first pitch buried. Drew led the first pitch, 'bold' climbing but ice and neve were just good enough in places. 2nd pitch was tricky and ice only just fat enough to take a short screw. Next part was just a steep snow plod. Abseil 'stake' was completely buried so abbed of some in situ gear left by some guys who'd just done scabbard chimney.
Andy Hewison - AltLd O/S - 09/Feb/14 with Drew Connelly

Wild weather. Working with Alex. More an ice route at the moment with little protection.
akhughes - Lead O/S - 08/Feb/14

jules1990 - 2nd O/S - 06/Feb/14 with Tim Neil

Ryan23 - 2nd - Feb/14

Hidden - Feb/14

mjsmith1973 - 2nd - 28/Jan/14 with Mike Pescod

managed to do it in 2 pitches but reached the final belay on rope stretch!
Harry Holmes - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/13 with Alex McMillan

alexmcmillan - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/13 with Harry Holmes

tom.e - AltLd O/S - 17/Mar/13

first proper mixed route, and winter leading. lack of visibility reduced exposure.
salix - AltLd - 17/Mar/13 with Tom

Did after Scabbard Chimney (P3). Adam lead P1, P3, I lead P2 and after P3 (moving together) to the top. This route required taxing moves and is a descent route. Poorly protected, though. Harder and more serious than Scabbard Chimney.
masa-alpin - AltLd O/S - 02/Feb/13 with Adam Booth

Harder and bolder than scabbard chimney so I think grade V is entirely justified (used to get IV). There was one quite hard pull round a roof on super thin ice, that I was basically soloing. Would recommend this one if you're looking for your first grade IV! Good combo with Scabbard chimney. 50m ropes got us back to broad gully from the rap point.
Adam Booth - AltLd O/S - 02/Feb/13 with Masa

phil64 - 2013

Quite a lot of snow on approach and on the ledges, but the racks were clear, and the climbing good, particularly the second (crux) pitch.
Ken Applegate - AltLd - 05/Dec/12 with Max Hunter

First (completed) Scottish winter route. Loving it!
Rollo - 2nd O/S - 02/Dec/12 with Mike

mike.moss - Lead O/S - 02/Dec/12 with Roly Chuter

Hidden - AltLd - 22/Jan/12

Hidden - AltLd - 22/Jan/12

Luke Brooks - AltLd - 21/Jan/12 with Konrad Doyle

Jamie B - AltLd - 17/Mar/11 with Graham Boistelle

Hidden - AltLd - 31/Jan/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 06/Dec/08

decs - AltLd O/S - 06/Dec/08 with Bart

ArnaudG - Feb/06 with Little John

sgl - AltLd O/S - 12/Mar/05 with Konnie

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Mar/05

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jan/03

Hidden - 2nd dog - Feb/02

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/98

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Style of ascent

Lead3 of 31 (9.7%)
Followed8 of 31 (25.8%)
Alt Leads17 of 31 (54.8%)
Unknown3 of 31 (9.7%)

'Climbed'12 of 31 (38.7%)
clean O/S18 of 31 (58.1%)
dogged1 of 31 (3.2%)