Grendel** E2 5c

Rockfax Description
Raven Wall's smaller twin is also a fine climb, and like many of the lines hereabouts is far steeper and longer than first appearances might suggest. Start 5m right of the large spike as for Raven Wall.
Climb the corner to the overhang and take the crack on its right up to the base of the steep leaning corner. Make tenuous moves up the slabby left wall of the corner to its top and swing right to a ledge. Move left and finish up the black vein above. © ROCKFAX

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Sacked it off the day before due to incoming rain and taking forever, found it well hard today and very nearly fucked it!! greasy and technical! took over an hour to lead and was trashed by the top!
shaunhumphreys - Lead G/U - 08/Jul/15 with benkelsey

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jul/15

Easy with the beta from shaun. Good lead!
benkelsey - 2nd O/S - 07/Jul/15 with Shaun Humphreys

My first E2 and it felt hard. The crux was seriously exciting and it felt like a slip was very possible...really pleased not to freak out and to get it done!
Matt77 - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/15 with Ryan Osborne

tim.fairhall - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/15 with Tommy

Came off at the crack and swung out to equally hard terrain!
saxdonkey - 2nd dog - 02/Jul/15 with tim.fairhall

Rob Greenwood - UKC - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/15 with Duncan Campbell

Very 3-D
Duncan Campbell - 2nd - 26/Jun/15 with Robbie

Laurence Everitt - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/15 with Mark Chevasut

Mark Chevassut - Lead dog - 10/Jun/15 with Laurence Everitt

Felt hard, reachy and greasy. Or was I just sunstruck and pathetic.
clairejane - 2nd - Jun/15 with will

Greased of the crux in full sun. Great route
stevoland - Lead dog - Jun/15

Hidden - Lead - 17/May/15

Gregory - Lead - 17/May/15 with dom goodridge

darcan - 2nd - 16/May/15 with nick

nickstephens - Lead dog - 16/May/15 with Darcan

Utterly desperate. Felt like E4 6a! Much harder than Patience.
Ian Jones - 2nd rpt - 11/Apr/15 with Robert Durran (aka 'Big Bob')

Misha - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Eszter

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

Picked up the sharp end after Peter repeatedly decided to attempt the crux via the wet 30 deg overhanging side of the corner rather than the gentle slab side.
quiffhanger - Lead β - 10/Aug/14 with Peter Hill

Tried to lead this twice, kept on doing the crux wrong! Then did it clean on 2nd with Ross's beta.
theotherpetehill - 2nd rpt - 10/Aug/14 with Ross McKerchar

mikeshewring - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14 with sharpie

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/14

tash - 2nd - 26/Jul/14 with ali k

gazhbo - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd β - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Mar/14

alice fuller - 2nd O/S - Oct/13

Ed Babs - 2nd O/S - 18/Sep/13 with AlexD

AlexD - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/13 with Ed

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 04/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/13

drysori - Lead O/S - 16/May/13 with Davor

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Graham Charman

Graham C - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Marti

Spearos - Lead dog - 01/Sep/12 with Riggo

tuftynick - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Aide Jebb

Pete Graham - Lead - 28/Feb/12 with Ben Silvestre

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/11

Dilwat - 2nd dnf - 30/Jul/11 with Nick, SurferStan

SurferStan - 2nd dnf - 30/Jul/11 with Dilwat

fell on top move
nickdonohue - Lead dog - Jul/11 with Chris Ebbutt, Ian Riddell

Luke90 - Lead dnf - 11/Jun/11 with Liz Alder

HamishD - Lead O/S - Jun/11 with Oliver Hill

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11 with helen gibson

after looking at the in-situ wire i clipped i freaked out a bit, put in a good wire that wasnt 98% rust and had a little rest and figured out the rest of the climb, rested again after reaching the jugs and placing the bomber threaded wire as was getting a bit pumped for the strenuous pull over onto the ledge
pudding - Lead dog - 04/Apr/11 with phil jarvis

fell off crux removing stuck nut
misterb - 2nd - 20/Mar/11 with justin

Dripping wet at top of corner but important holds merely damp. Yummy!
Justin T - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11

oliver.ghill91 - 2nd - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Tim M - AltLd rpt - 03/Jul/10 with Emma

climbergg - AltLd - 03/Jul/10 with cheesesarnie

With Simon from France on BMC international meet.
Bobby Gilbert - 2nd O/S - 15/May/10 with Simon from France

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

phil64 - Lead - Apr/10

Seymore Butt - 2010

Richard Horn - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/09

lovely route, groove at the top was a bit wet. felt a little soft for the grade but I was rather psyched to do it so maybe it's about right. first cornish E2 on-sight, dead chuffed.
Dan_Carroll - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/09 with Rebecca Holland

Beck Holland - 2nd dog - 10/Apr/09 with Dan_Carroll

kingholmesy - Lead O/S - 2009 with Chalky Digits

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/07

eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/07 with Sinbad

jimdanson - 2nd O/S - 30/May/06 with Mike Adams

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - 28/May/06 with Chris Reid

Bern - 2006

wojt - Lead - 2006

lukea - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/03 with Al

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 2002 with Shaun Derry

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/01

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 2000 with Matt York

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/99 with Roy Thomas

Just Another Dave - AltLd - 1998 with Ben Hope, Jo Bertalot, Laura

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/96

whispering nic - May/92 with Graham Iles

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 26/May/90 with Andy Wingfield

Mike Owen - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/89 with Elaine Owen

Neil R - 2nd - 23/May/87 with Ian

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/May/87

Hidden - Lead - May/85

Mark Kemball - 2nd - 20/Apr/81 with Bill McKee

Hidden - 1980

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