Lot's Wife* VS 4c
37m. A good route taking a great line up the cracked right-hand face of the grand pillar 1) 30m. Climb the rib and crack to belay just below the overhangs 2) 4c, 30m. Climb over the small roof and up the groove (crux) then move left onto the rib and left again to access the crack. Follow this past a small ledge, move right and take the slanting groove to the Verandah 3) 4c, 15m. Finish up Direct Route, or select one of the variations further left. © ROCKFAX
2 Pitch
1.93e+03 Jan/1993

Ticklists: Kirkus Routes, UK Classic Corners, North Wales 100 Classic Climbs.

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This climb is in 52 logbooks, and on 14 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/14

Thought this harder than Lots Groove that I led afterwards
Ian Stirrups - 2nd - 09/Aug/14

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 04/Aug/14

John Nuttall - Lead - 16/May/14 with Andy H

oldmanofmow - 2014

Roget - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with jim

Found the splinter hard, loads of gear
Rob Evans - Lead O/S - Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 20/Jul/13

Splendid route, the initial crack felt harder that anything on Lot's Groove, though short lived.
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13 with Carmen

nice, awkward at the slot.
lithos - 2nd - 15/Jul/13 with tony w

Hidden - Lead - 09/Jun/13

sustained at the grade. top quality.
peter myers - AltLd - 09/Jun/13

Leeds Andy - AltLd - 09/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/May/13

francesanncavanagh - 2nd - 06/May/13 with Craig Fussy Pants Letham

It's an ok route. Lead the easy pitches. Pretty slimy in the cracks, stiff for VS 4c but probably the right grade. Loads of gear.
jezb1 - AltLd - 21/May/12

Rich God 3 - AltLd - 21/May/12 with Jez

seb m-c - 2nd - 23/Aug/11 with Martin Callaghan

With Seb. Seemed very hard for VS perhaps on the E1?
martin c - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/11

1906johns - 2nd O/S - 28/Apr/11

Hidden - 2011

PAJames - 2011

djromberg - 2011

One heck of a "VS"!
JohnHutch - 2nd - 27/Aug/09 with MG

groovy_nut - AltLd O/S - 13/Aug/09 with David

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Jul/09

damp
nakedave - Lead - Jul/09

Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 31/May/09 with Paul Melrange

Alex Thompson - AltLd O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Jane Terry

Dave Wearing - Lead - 09/Jun/07 with Sandra Handcock.

Hidden - AltLd - 08/Jun/07

richardr - Apr/07

Ian McNeill - 2006

Gman - Lead O/S - May/05 with Steve

Jamie B - AltLd - Jun/04 with Kris Quayle

Mark Riley - AltLd - Sep/03 with Stuart Greenall

Sean Kelly - AltLd - Jun/02 with Daver Hollows

Hidden - AltLd - Jun/01

Raggar - Lead - 2000 with Andy J

alan moore - 2000

babymoac - Lead - 07/Aug/98 with Gordon C

Paul-Michael - AltLd O/S - 1998 with Nick Hanie

ewjudge - AltLd dog - 31/Aug/97 with Jez Hicks

Ched - Lead O/S - 1993 with Glanfor

Raggar - AltLd - 1990 with Jon B

Hidden - 2nd - 06/May/89

nigehughes - Lead - Apr/88 with Ian Maguire

mikej - AltLd - 17/May/75 with Bill Church

Gordon Stainforth - 2nd - 20/Sep/72 with John Stainforth

Bolt Phobia - Lead - 16/Jul/72

Hidden - Lead - 1972

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
alicee, CM1992, David Smith, johnpr, franny, tomkhoward, C@rwyn, Jord64@msn.com, Mike Parker

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hard 5a0 of 17
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