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The Reiver** HVS 5a

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 86 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

cem - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14 with Dave Amos

Dave decided to lead it as well for some mileage, having hardly been able to get out at all so far this year.
cem - 2nd rpt - 22/Jun/14 with Dave Amos

Hidden - 21/Jun/14

marky - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14 with Sharon

johang - 2nd O/S - 22/May/14 with Chris Swanepoel

klipkabouter - Lead O/S - 21/May/14 with Johan Gausden

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/13

AndyT1151 - 2nd - 01/Jul/13

Great route, nice and varied
Siderunner - Lead O/S - 22/May/13 with John E

robbo157 - 2013

Hidden - 2013

robbo157 - 2013

Em66 - 2013 with Mat

AndyT1151 - 2nd - 10/Aug/12

martrin - Lead - 21/Jul/12 with Sarah Kekus

tmawer - Lead rpt - 19/Jul/12 with Neil

grubes - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12 with Alex

Luke's first Lakes trad lead?
Alex Thompson - 02/Jun/12 with Luke

A superb pitch, though the gear isn't that great. one of the best at its grade in the valley, with in-situ lower off
petegunn - Lead - 05/Apr/12 with Davina

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Apr/12

Justin Tracey - 2012

martrin - 2012

cballard - 2012

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/11 with Mike

lovely route, not technically hard but gear less than reassuring
pebbles - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/11 with george

johnb22 - Lead - 30/Jul/11 with Nick

Abi Chard - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Ian

ian caton - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Abi

tmawer - Lead rpt - 02/Jul/11 with Jaime Robertson

martrin - Lead - 30/Jun/11 with Colin Smith

markfairbank - 2nd - 02/May/11 with Paul Sheehan

landskip - 2nd - 01/May/11 with rob weston

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/11

khawk - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11 with DT

datoon - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with K

Hidden - AltLd - 2011

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/10 with Ann S

Good lead by Adam in slightly damp conditions-quality route.
Ann S - 2nd - 24/Oct/10 with Adam

rockrat - 2nd β - 13/Oct/10 with Rob Atkinson, Luke Jones

1st bit a little bold, straightforward and logical climbing
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 01/Aug/10 with Tom

great, some pretty weird rock on this one
tomdude - 2nd O/S - 01/Aug/10 with rob

Struggled to find gear.
rockrat - Lead dnf - 12/Jun/10 with Luke Jones

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/May/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10

Hidden - 18/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead - 16/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Jul/09

martrin - Lead - 09/Jul/09 with Adam Young

jimdanson - 2nd - 09/Jun/09 with justin tracey

Justin Tracey - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/09 with Jim Danson

martrin - 2nd - 09/Jun/09 with Ben

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Apr/09

Hidden - 24/Apr/09

Hidden - 07/Jun/08

3 * route 5a
martrin - Lead - 07/Jun/08 with Sarah Kekus

Tom Eagle - Lead - 24/May/08 with Mario Yeomans

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/08

Gets 5a in the F&RCC guide
Andysomething - 2nd O/S - 21/May/08 with Ron Kenyon

Hidden - Lead - 09/May/08

Hidden - Lead - 26/Aug/07

Tom M Williams - 26/Aug/07 with Andy Hobson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/07

John Kettle - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/06

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jun/06

ewen - Lead - May/06 with ian hinkins

Neil Ireson - Lead - 21/Aug/05 with Jane

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Aug/05

steveP - Lead O/S - Aug/04 with Chris Wynn

Shaw Brown - 2nd - 27/Jul/03 with David Jones

The Pylon King - Lead O/S - Jul/03 with Fiend

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jul/01

joe king - 2nd - Jul/01 with simon ringrose

Hidden - 2001

EddieA - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/00 with Jim F

Chris Reid - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/97

biggianthead - May/94 with M

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 02/Aug/91 with Ernie Horrocks

Andy Say - Solo - 06/Jul/91

mik1miller - Lead O/S - 1991 with elliot blaylock

Hammy - Lead - 12/Jul/89 with Andy Coleman

Rich Kirby - 2nd - Jul/88 with Carvel Lonsdale

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - Jun/87 with Phillippa Mathews

Bob - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/84 with M. Lynch

Hidden - Solo - 28/Jun/84

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Voting
Total votes cast 35
hard E10 of 14
E10 of 14
easy E10 of 14
hard HVS2 of 14
HVS11 of 14
easy HVS0 of 14
hard VS1 of 14
VS0 of 14
easy VS0 of 14
hard 5b0 of 10
5b0 of 10
easy 5b0 of 10
hard 5a0 of 10
5a8 of 10
easy 5a2 of 10
hard 4c0 of 10
4c0 of 10
easy 4c0 of 10
3 Stars4 of 11
2 Stars5 of 11
1 Star2 of 11
0 Stars0 of 11
Bag of .....0 of 11
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 86 (2.3%)
Lead41 of 86 (47.7%)
Followed27 of 86 (31.4%)
Alt Leads1 of 86 (1.2%)
Unknown15 of 86 (17.4%)

'Climbed'47 of 86 (54.7%)
clean O/S34 of 86 (39.5%)
clean β1 of 86 (1.2%)
clean rpt3 of 86 (3.5%)
dnf1 of 86 (1.2%)