Rapunzle** VS 5a
[Troy Quarry, 2 kb]12m. The long straight crack leads past Rapunzel's 'barred window'. © ROCKFAX
Bruce Goodwin, Clive Morton 08/May/1982

Photo: Troy Quarry © pinkie
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This climb is in 299 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Danny Crump - Lead - 18/Sep/14 with Anita

AnitaClimb - 2nd - 18/Sep/14 with Danny

g1m147 - Lead - 11/Sep/14 with SCrossley

duffy82 - 2nd - 28/Aug/14

sibluer - Lead - 18/Aug/14

mattnuttall - 2nd - 18/Aug/14 with Alan Holden

jordan taylor - Lead rpt - 27/Jul/14

Climbster - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/14 with Vick

Vixie - 2nd dog - 13/Jul/14 with Matt

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 10/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/14

Climbed previous on top rope. Pumpy with a good rest at the window.
elskorupa - Lead β - 03/Jul/14 with James Goss

martintom - Lead - 03/Jul/14

Shuttsie - 2nd - 03/Jul/14 with Martin PMC

sarahjk - 2nd - Jul/14

Awesome first VS lead
AndyPratt88 - Lead - 25/Jun/14 with Jim

Nigel Bond - Lead - 22/Jun/14 with Stuart Bond

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Jun/14

Scott Dunkley - 17/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jun/14

Tzoo - 2nd O/S - 12/Jun/14

Guyinsas - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/14

Felt quite intimidating but actually not too hard, pretty much everything is there if you find it! Some awkward moves till you figure it out.
Stuart Hurworth - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/14 with Manchester Climbing Club

Tricky on the way up, but felt nice at the top.
newskin - TR β - 11/Jun/14 with Dan O'Brien, Stu Hurworth

Matt250 - Lead - 01/Jun/14

adam06 - 2nd - 31/May/14 with Will Points

philgillespie - Lead - 21/May/14

StuartCJones - Solo β - 14/May/14

StewartBradshaw - Lead rpt - 19/Apr/14

Hidden - TR O/S - 16/Apr/14

AndyPratt88 - 2nd - 08/Apr/14 with Jim

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 03/Apr/14

Idaftclimbdaft - Lead O/S - Apr/14

qwidgibo - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Mark ashley

Great route, good climbing, well protected.
andy_e - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/14 with Ben Phillips

ben.phillips - 2nd O/S - 12/Mar/14 with Andrew Erskine

joesmith - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Martin

@cc_onetowatch - TR rpt - 09/Mar/14

mikedelderfield - Solo O/S - 13/Sep/13

markw - 2nd rpt - 10/Sep/13 with Edward

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 03/Sep/13 with Andy Bond, Jason

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/13

bexyboo - 2nd - 15/Aug/13 with dave

mcb - Lead O/S - Aug/13 with Tim G

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/13

Matt250 - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Jun/13

bigglesbutcha - Lead rpt - 18/Jun/13 with Murray Gallagher

a TRBB mish mash between this and Stacked Deck with group Got to have a go at end of day before packing ropes away
colinw - TR dog - 05/Jun/13 with Graham Wood

g1m147 - Lead - 04/Jun/13 with Mick.

pie_eater_pete - 31/May/13

Albanian - 2nd - 26/May/13 with Norman

sjbrook - 2nd rpt - 21/May/13 with Dave Richards

Dave Richards - Lead rpt - 21/May/13 with sjbrook

Rachel Somerville - Lead O/S - 08/May/13 with Paul Rigby

ChrisGreen - Lead rpt - 06/May/13 with John D

MichaelGallimore - Lead O/S - 02/May/13 with Joel eaton, Andy Hawkins

Nigel Bond - Lead - 02/May/13 with Jeff cmc

Ste_b1978 - 2nd - 30/Apr/13 with Danny

jimartin - TR - 27/Apr/13 with Stefan Trebicki

Stefan Trebicki - TR - 27/Apr/13 with John Martin

Guyinsas - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/13

jordan taylor - Lead rpt - 23/Apr/13

Scott Dunkley - 23/Apr/13

Vixie - 2nd dog - 23/Apr/13

Alan Dixon - 2nd - 23/Apr/13

StewartBradshaw - TR - 01/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead - Apr/13

chrisbeano - 2nd - 2013

YoungYuk - TR dog - 07/Oct/12

joe_lancs - 29/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead dnf - 06/Sep/12

John Dale - Lead - 17/Aug/12 with Max Cole

wrapped in bacon - 2nd rpt - 26/Jul/12 with Rob (LCCC)

miles01 - Lead rpt - 24/Jul/12

Stefan Trebicki - 2nd - 07/Jul/12 with Liam Brady

Hidden - Lead dog - 25/Jun/12

With Tom and Graham, last climb and was raining slightly
Russ_Critchley - TR O/S - 14/Jun/12

Smiffy91 - TR - 28/May/12 with Kris Fairhurst, Colin Clayton

JonnoP - 2nd - 24/May/12 with Paul Burke

hellboundblr - Lead - 24/May/12 with Ian Wilkinson

Dave Richards - Lead O/S - 22/May/12

Donald Kelly - 2nd O/S - 22/May/12 with Sam PMC

Why has this no stars, great climb!
sjbrook - Lead O/S - 22/May/12 with Donald Kelly, PMC

tjrukc - 22/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/May/12

manwithacam - Lead - 16/May/12

StevieG_7 - 2nd O/S - 16/May/12 with Dan Metcalfe

Smiffy91 - TR - 02/May/12 with Kris Fairhurst, Colin Clayton

g1m147 - Lead - 02/May/12 with Mick.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12

khawk - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12 with JB

Smiffy91 - TR - 12/Apr/12 with Kris Fairhurst, Colin Clayton

butteredfrog - 2012

Krystalli - 2nd O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Andy W

sgl - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/11 with will

Stefan Trebicki - 2nd - 02/Sep/11 with Liam Brady

g1m147 - Lead - 03/Aug/11 with Mick.

miles01 - 02/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 28/Jul/11

monkeymark - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/11 with Mick

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jul/11

anteater - 23/Jul/11

Hidden - TR - 16/Jul/11

johnny20whales - TR - 12/Jul/11

Miss_Dani - TR O/S - 04/Jul/11 with Richard Haworth

richaworth - TR O/S - 04/Jul/11 with Danielle Mannion

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Jun/11

santobugito - TR dog - 17/Jun/11 with Mike Webber

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jun/11

Nice but very eliminate
Tom Baird - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/11 with Matt Baird

Tor - 2nd rpt - 03/Jun/11

markw - 2nd rpt - 03/Jun/11

ChrisGreen - Lead rpt - 03/Jun/11 with Malcolm

ChrisB.19 - TR - 31/May/11 with Barry, Daz, Trish

TrishyP - TR - 31/May/11

wiganwarriors - TR rpt - 31/May/11

eccyamigo - Lead O/S - 30/May/11 with Milo Dog

stratandrew - Lead rpt - 25/May/11 with Blaise Harvey

augustus trout - Lead O/S - 25/May/11 with Carolyn Mills

t8t9t8 - 2nd - 25/May/11

Hidden - Lead - 10/May/11

ChrisB.19 - 2nd - 28/Apr/11 with George

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/11

Mungo Shuntobox - TR - 25/Apr/11

AMarchant - Solo rpt - 21/Apr/11

jac.c123 - 2nd - 16/Apr/11 with andyc123

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 12/Apr/11 with Bern Hardman

John Green - TR O/S - 07/Apr/11

barney@helmshore - TR rpt - 07/Apr/11 with James W

garywalker147 - 2nd rpt - 06/Apr/11 with Rick

ben1987 - TR O/S - 06/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 02/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead - 02/Apr/11

pudding - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/11 with john phethean

joe.91 - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/11 with Sarah Rixham, Chi Cheng

Got pumped lacing gear; so rixham could lead on it and look at gear placements.
Chi Cheng - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/11 with Sarah Rixham, Joe Dobson

Hidden - Lead dnf - 27/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead - 27/Mar/11

first vs lead of the year,pleased as i climbed it much smoother than last time...that was back in 2003 though!!
eccyamigo - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/11 with martin knight

Scared the living p15s out of me! Really pleased to have lead it and will do it again. If possible get gear in before at the window as it is strenous stopping there
hairynortherner - Lead β - 2011 with Andy

Ian-WE - 2011 with Damo

Alex Auty - Lead O/S - 2011

jimhall - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/10 with Paddy

bigglesbutcha - 2nd rpt - 28/Sep/10 with Swifty

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Sep/10

climbing_rocks1983 - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/10 with Kieran

horrible climb but a must do
hairymess - TR RP - 03/Sep/10 with jonathon fearn

mickJ - Lead - 02/Sep/10 with simon

Hidden - Lead - 15/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/Aug/10

jake.entwistle - TR rpt - 01/Aug/10

santobugito - TR - 28/Jul/10 with Mike Webber

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/10

stratandrew - Lead rpt - 24/Jul/10 with Dave Wylie

bwestwood - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/10

barney@helmshore - TR O/S - 11/Jul/10 with James W

tobyk - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Claire Hoolohan

alecjcook - TR O/S - 09/Jul/10 with Tom Onley

Nigel Bond - Lead - 02/Jul/10 with Stuart Bond

Hidden - Lead - Jul/10

Some tricky moves, had to power through the middle section pretty far past my last runner until i found a good enough spot for my next one.
agolay - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/10

alecjcook - TR O/S - 26/Jun/10

d_evo20 - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/10 with Brett Chapman

wrapped in bacon - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/10 with John

garethtodd - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Jun/10

sibluer - 2nd - 15/Jun/10

stratandrew - 2nd - 12/Jun/10 with Carolyn Mills

trish1968 - 2nd - 24/May/10 with Dave 2

lancashirelass - Lead - 21/May/10 with becki jones

bexyboo - Lead - 21/May/10 with selma

markw - Lead RP - 11/May/10 with Pete G, Tor

Tor - 2nd - 11/May/10 with mark

Mungo Shuntobox - TR - 11/May/10

Hidden - 2nd - 03/May/10

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Apr/10

plastikman - 2nd - 24/Apr/10 with Steve

Andrew1 - 2nd - 24/Apr/10 with Hulda

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

very happy!!
lancashirelass - Lead - 17/Apr/10 with kjbix

nickhoward - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with lancashirelass

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Apr/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - Apr/10

chrisboywonder - 2nd - 14/Mar/10 with Mike Harper

climbing_rocks1983 - 21/Nov/09

wheelo - Lead - 13/Oct/09 with chris g

ChrisGreen - 2nd rpt - 13/Oct/09 with John W

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Sep/09

mickJ - Lead - 15/Sep/09 with paul r

Hidden - Lead - 15/Sep/09

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

Positive Holds
slarty - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/09 with Bill

richorme - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/09 with Gary Woodburn

MikeC_000 - Lead - 12/Aug/09 with Tim

nickhoward - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/09 with Martin Knight

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/09

MikeC_000 - 2nd - 27/Jul/09 with John Carlin

My first ever VS 5a lead, wanted to do this one for a long time. Great climb :)
ChrisGreen - Lead RP - 27/Jul/09 with Mark S

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Jul/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/09

7om - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/09 with Abi Chittenden

peewee2008 - Lead rpt - 25/May/09 with Jamie

nickhoward - 2nd O/S - 25/May/09 with kevin wheatley

Hidden - Lead - 21/May/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/May/09

Hidden - Lead - 11/May/09

peewee2008 - 2nd O/S - 10/May/09 with Sam Bainbridge

Bainbridge - Lead O/S - 10/May/09 with Peter Wilkinson

Hidden - TR - 03/May/09

conboy93 - Lead - May/09

Kaiser999 - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/09 with Derek

mickJ - Lead - 23/Apr/09 with andy l

ruggystunts - Lead - 16/Mar/09 with Kev

farmus21 - 2nd - 25/Jan/09 with Pete Wilkinson

vertical worm - Lead - 2009

started hailing
wheelo - TR - 21/Nov/08 with natalie

natalie28 - TR - 21/Nov/08 with John

mickJ - Lead - 27/Sep/08 with paul r

ChrisGreen - TR rpt - 04/Aug/08 with Paul B

Hidden - Lead β - 13/Jul/08

wheelo - Lead - 08/Jul/08 with pete

troym - Lead β - 01/Jul/08 with Clare Pickup

mickJ - Lead - 30/Jun/08 with paul r

markgscott - TR - 30/Jun/08

Fred Sergeant - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Graham

SecretSquirrel - 2nd - 24/May/08 with j-ro

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

kjbix - Lead - 12/May/08 with Selma Williams

lancashirelass - 2nd - 12/May/08 with kjbix

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/08

cragmole - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/08 with Nigel

mickJ - Lead - 19/Apr/08 with paul r

TonyP - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/08 with Nic

Timothy Greenhalgh - Lead rpt - 16/Feb/08 with Chico

Simon Rackley - 2008 with andy barnes

interesting sustained route. back to lead it at a later date.
quirky - TR O/S - 2008 with mark scott

Hidden - Lead - 2008

wheelo - TR - 11/Dec/07 with pete

kennypkuk - TR - Oct/07 with donna

mickJ - Lead - 08/Sep/07 with paul r

bigglesbutcha - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/07 with Rich Bostock

Timothy Greenhalgh - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Chico

VS 5a
jpreston - Lead - 27/Aug/07 with andrew coulton

spyda - TR O/S - 05/Aug/07 with Pauline & David

Definitely a VS. Very well protected. Just is quite sustained
Dave Westby - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/07

VS 5a
Jamie Light - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/07 with Cliff Shasby

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Jun/07

adec73 - Lead dog - 06/Jun/07 with tom benfield, matt aspden

Interesting climb, fingery
beno006 - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/07 with Ade, Matt

kevd200 - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/07

Carl Smethurst - Solo rpt - 22/May/07

mickJ - Lead - 10/May/07 with andy l

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead - 07/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/07

pinkie - 25/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/06

dread-i - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/06 with rod

willplatts - TR O/S - 30/May/06

grahamb - TR O/S - 30/May/06

Howard J - 2nd rpt - 23/May/06 with Mark Ford

Booey - TR - 11/May/06

tomB - 2nd O/S - 11/May/06 with Tim Griffin

Carl Smethurst - Solo rpt - 03/May/06

Carl Smethurst - Lead rpt - 03/May/06 with Gareth Mayhead, Nigel Blandford

2nd'd on the 20/05/08
Simon Holden (LCandCC) - Lead O/S - May/06 with John Turner

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 21/Jan/06 with Duncan Irving

santobugito - 2nd rpt - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Phil West - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/05 with Simon Clough

ChrisGreen - TR rpt - 25/Jul/05

phardman - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/05

George Ormerod - 2nd O/S - 16/May/05 with Roger

pudding - TR O/S - Nov/04

Carl Smethurst - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/04 with Ian Pickles

Marvino - Lead - Jul/04 with Jamie

Howard J - Lead rpt - 18/May/04 with Helen Severn

Howard J - Lead rpt - 02/Sep/03 with Dave Spencer

ChrisGreen - TR - 01/Sep/03

Gimpy86 - Solo rpt - Sep/03

Howard J - Lead dnf - 24/Jun/03 with Rachel James

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2003

jsw1 - Lead O/S - 08/May/02

ed woods - Lead - 1999 with Jen

Hidden - Lead - 18/May/96

Andy Say - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/93

ChrisJD - Lead - 01/Jun/92 with PhilH

mattnuttall - Solo β - Sep/91

tapley - Lead - 05/Jul/91 with Alison Tapley

mattnuttall - 2nd - Aug/90 with Alan Holden

mattnuttall - Lead - 1989 with Alan Holden

BigHairyIan - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/88 with Alan Lilley (Thug)

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/84

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