Chimney Route*** VI 6
[something on south buttress?, 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Great routes in the Coe, 3 star Scottish winter.

Photo: something on south buttress? © OwenF
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 41 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

Misha - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/15 with Nic

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/15

lindsay yule - AltLd O/S - 18/Jan/15 with David Coburn, Paul Prentice

Pitches 1 and 3. Excellent sustained first pitch. Lots of verglass about made gear awkward but otherwise well protected and fun.
Brian Pollock - AltLd O/S - 03/Jan/15 with Scott Rankin

Scott Rankin - AltLd - 03/Jan/15 with Brian Pollock

Nick Wallis - 2015 with Stan

D.Russell - AltLd O/S - 29/Dec/14 with Ally, Adam

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Dec/14

Firts pitch is a pumpy VI, 6. lots of back and footing. Pitch 2 & 3 about V, 5. bulldog and warthog good for pitch 2 as it's turfy.
Ally Baba - AltLd - 29/Dec/14 with Adam russell, doogie

karlc - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/14

Continued straight up after first pitch to the base of another chimney which involved bridging over a short awkward corner then back and footing up toward and over a chockstone..excellent pitch!
luckyjim - AltLd - 16/Feb/14 with D Helm

With my host, David Sykes, BMC Winter Meet 2014. Fantastic first pitch, cracks were filled with ice, it was difficult to place decent gear, used ice-screws and a Spectre.
gergosantha - AltLd O/S - 28/Jan/14 with David Sykes

Icy - good bold lead on first pitch by Greg
davesykes - AltLd O/S - 28/Jan/14 with Greg

Good route, pitch 2 was a lot easier than 1 and 3. Shame it wasn't a bit more sustained.
Adam Booth - 15/Mar/13 with James Gordon

Big Lee - AltLd O/S - 01/Dec/12 with Richard Ashton

I lead pitches 1 and 3. had a right scrap on 3rd pitch and came off. All blame goes on stupid spinner leashes
Rick Ashton - AltLd dog - 01/Dec/12 with Lee Harrison

great route on an even better day. flat calm, blue skies and nice stress free climbing. Cracking.
James S - AltLd O/S - 03/Feb/12 with edvin, sam

Edvin m - AltLd O/S - 03/Feb/12

WOOOO YEAH! What an awesome day. Finished up Tilt, 3 great pitches.
robertmichaeladams - AltLd - 29/Jan/12 with Lawrence

wence - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/12 with Rob

Luke Brooks - AltLd - 05/Jan/12 with Francis

Simon Yearsley - AltLd - 14/Feb/11 with Pete Takeda, Malcolm Bass

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jan/11

adie84 - 2011

I should remember to take my belay jaikit off before climbing grade VI back and foot chimneys. Kosher.
Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 21/Dec/10 with Dan Moore

Hidden - Lead - 21/Dec/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Dec/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Dec/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/10

Hidden - AltLd - 22/Feb/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Feb/10

Climbed in 3 pitches, I led P1, the overhanging chimney. Great route, and my intro to SNCL and VI!
Ken Applegate - AltLd - 20/Feb/10 with Nigel Wombell

Fultonius - AltLd O/S - 17/Jan/10 with Neil Adams

Neil Adams - AltLd O/S - 17/Jan/10 with Ally F

Greg Boswell - AltLd O/S - 28/Dec/09 with Euan Whittaker

frost - AltLd - Jan/09 with D Almond

sgl - AltLd O/S - 23/Jan/07 with helena

French Erick - AltLd O/S - 26/Nov/05 with Andy Sharpe

Dave Kerr - AltLd - 26/Feb/05 with Richard Jewell

great route.mark slightly nervous on the initial ice after 100`icefall collapse in chamonix
Dave Almond - AltLd - Feb/03 with Mark Thomas

Hidden - Lead - Feb/02

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
hoppojoe7, Ross Davidson, MonkeyDawson, michael83, vincentvega

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