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Patience** E3 5c

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A good route that rises to a climax in its upper corner. Start at a wide chimney at the right-hand end of the ledge. 36m. Climb the chimney and then move out onto its left wall. Work up leftwards to join the right-trending crack-line. Climb the crack-line to its end below a steep groove. Make some hard moves to enter and move up the groove. Easier ground above leads to the top. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 56 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

A nice route to finish the weekend on. Fun chimney section with optional back and footing followed by a great VS/HVS section up the C shaped flake before the 5c moves kick in. Pretty easy for the grade (a good grade easier than Raven Wall), I'd say hard E2 if you don't mind being a bit above gear (which is good). Good crux section which carries on longer than you expect but is pretty steady with lots of bridging.
Misha - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/14 with Sue

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 06/Jul/14

Fell on the crux numerous times due to the pump.
gg4419 - Lead dog - 05/Jul/14 with Nick Stephens

nickstephens - 2nd dog - 05/Jul/14 with Gareth Greeves

Fred_Richard - 2nd dog - 14/Jun/14 with bill turner

Hidden - 2nd β - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Mar/14

hornbywill - Lead O/S - 2014

Luxulyan - 2nd - 12/Oct/13 with Tim

Bristoldave - 2nd β - 01/Sep/13 with justin

Justin T - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/13 with Dave

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/13

Very good gear, hard crux section but hands off rest just after
jakenichol - Lead β - 01/Jun/13 with Kayleigh Tremaine

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 13/May/13

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

Pete was awesome! (he wrote this :-))
alice fuller - 2nd dog - 02/May/12 with kafoozalem

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2012

Hidden - TR RP - 23/Nov/11

gowla - Lead dog - 13/Sep/11 with tom maunder

adam cooper*super* - 2nd O/S - 04/Aug/11 with jack folland

Jack_F - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/11 with adam cooper* super*

Rested on it back in '03
pezzerrr - Lead RP - 10/Jul/11

JulesV - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/11

Graham Atkins - 2nd - 25/Jun/11

colesy - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/11

quiffhanger - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/11

billb - Lead O/S - May/11 with Rich Smith

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Apr/11

*** Superb finger jugs and sustained upper section. Very hot but still a grade easier than Xanadu!
Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Major Martin Stephens, Major Daniel Moore

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

Hidden - 2nd - 15/May/10

Different Steve - 2nd O/S - 10/May/10 with Mick Walsh

JerryD - Lead - 2010

davefount - 2nd dog - 11/Jun/09 with Glyn

Bit damp but awesome route. E2 in CC guide
Glyn - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/09 with David Fountain

eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/08 with Sinbad

Toby Dunn - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/07 with Ruth

feilx - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/06 with Iain Hammond

wojt - Lead - 2006

lukea - AltLd O/S - Jul/05 with Al

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 2005 with Mark Calver

shazbat - 2nd dog - Apr/04 with Mike

peterbeaumont - 2nd - Jul/02

Marti999 - Lead - 2000

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

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/98

Mark Kemball - Lead - Aug/98 with Bill McKee

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/95

keefe - 25/May/91 with Glenn Sutcliffe

Glenn Sutcliffe - 25/May/91 with keefe

ChrisJD - Lead dog - 31/Mar/90

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

sadams - 2nd - 29/Jul/86 with Kevin Edwards

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jun/80

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Owen W-G, Ian Jones, Kyuzo

Voting
Total votes cast 41
hard E40 of 14
E40 of 14
easy E40 of 14
hard E30 of 14
E32 of 14
easy E37 of 14
hard E25 of 14
E20 of 14
easy E20 of 14
hard 6a0 of 14
6a0 of 14
easy 6a0 of 14
hard 5c1 of 14
5c11 of 14
easy 5c2 of 14
hard 5b0 of 14
5b0 of 14
easy 5b0 of 14
3 Stars4 of 13
2 Stars9 of 13
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Style of ascent

Lead33 of 56 (58.9%)
Followed19 of 56 (33.9%)
Toproped1 of 56 (1.8%)
Alt Leads1 of 56 (1.8%)
Unknown2 of 56 (3.6%)

'Climbed'15 of 56 (26.8%)
clean O/S27 of 56 (48.2%)
clean β3 of 56 (5.4%)
clean rpt1 of 56 (1.8%)
clean RP2 of 56 (3.6%)
dogged8 of 56 (14.3%)