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Mossy Slab S 4a

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[Last Climb of the day, 2 kb]61m. A pleasantly mossy slab. 1) 30m. Climb directly up the slab to belay by the large heather patch. 2) 17m. Head up and right to the top. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 329 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Nice easy climbing, can be bashed out quickly in a single pitch. Light Rain.
snowfluke - 2nd O/S - 14/Jul/14 with Alex Conway

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

think pitch distances wrong way around!!
Paul Hy - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/14 with Jenni L

Climbed in 35-40mph winds. I led the second pitch. We set the belay up well below the large heather patch, making the second pitch about 40m.
Jenni Lees - AltLd O/S - 09/Jul/14 with Paul Hyland

Pitch 2 in the rain
jameselee85 - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/14 with Fiona Norrie

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/14

Mike.Kinge - Solo O/S - 29/Jun/14

jwhereat - Solo - 29/Jun/14

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 16/Jun/14

j.buckley87 - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/14

Neil Watson - Lead - 26/May/14 with Liam

Hidden - 2nd β - 26/May/14

thelightside - 2nd - 03/May/14

JonesJ - Lead - 25/Apr/14

Lead both pitches. Sun was shining with clear blue skies... beautiful place.
BareBears - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Steve L

the ant hill mob - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Colin Martin

Glyn Davidson - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Jon Price

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/Apr/14

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/Apr/14

Hidden - TR O/S - 18/Apr/14

omaskrey - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/14 with Sam Chessell

mizzbloomability - 2nd - 08/Apr/14

SDaSilva - 2nd - 08/Apr/14

kivell - Lead - 29/Mar/14

Sam Hockley - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/14 with UBMC

daviemj - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/14 with Savannah Gibson

sparkybatteryboy - Lead - 14/Mar/14

callumbtaylor - 2nd O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Jack Peate

Lead second pitch :)
Steven1993 - AltLd O/S - 09/Mar/14

JoshT - AltLd - 09/Mar/14

D.botts87 - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Dan H

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Mar/14

RobEdwards - AltLd - 11/Jan/14 with Maddy

difficult to get on the thing with little legs. after that, it was fun!
kirsty52 - 2014

Goose4 - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/13 with George Atkinson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/13

Steve Lacey - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/13 with Vicky Jones

Vicky Jones - 2nd - 06/Oct/13

led after long day kayaking, great confidence booster
marzi - Lead - 30/Aug/13 with caroline hill

cactus111 - AltLd O/S - 27/Aug/13 with robin harris

hotfeet - AltLd - 26/Aug/13 with Jason Smeeth

partz - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/13

jason smeeth - AltLd O/S - 26/Aug/13

Roped solo, single pitch.
jshields - Lead - 25/Aug/13 with Sarah Shields

Didn't feel severe (easier). Led P2
anaesthetic - AltLd O/S - 24/Aug/13 with Mark

monkeymark - AltLd - 24/Aug/13 with Annes

mikedevcole - 2nd β - 24/Aug/13

mikestr555 - Lead - 24/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/13

Ian MK - 2nd - 23/Aug/13 with MacMacDonald

lead second pitch
Rhi Rhi - AltLd O/S - 17/Aug/13 with Michelle

tricky thin bit in the middle then easier after the overlap.
George_Surf - Solo O/S - 11/Aug/13

musgravet - AltLd O/S - 30/Jul/13 with Will Houston

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Jul/13

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Jul/13

lead first pitch
08nbrierley - AltLd O/S - 19/Jul/13 with reubin

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/13

morgan91 - Solo - 12/Jul/13

Ran up it.
stratandrew - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13 with Jim Symon

Ndawson - AltLd O/S - 06/Jul/13 with Alex Hebden

jstringer - Solo O/S - 06/Jul/13

Chris Manasseh - Lead - 22/Jun/13 with Anne Orde

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 19/Jun/13

rushy11111918 - AltLd - 09/Jun/13 with Kerstin

Killianmurphy - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/13

Jonny M - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/13 with Karen Chalmers

Hidden - Solo - 05/Jun/13

cfisher4 - Lead - 01/Jun/13

mutly - Lead O/S - Jun/13 with Richard Rafma

Simon Perkins - Lead O/S - 26/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 25/May/13

Hidden - Lead - 12/May/13

Well polished route. Grippy rock for your shoes :-)
Thomas Healing - Lead - 12/May/13 with stick ballard

Amazoniangirl - AltLd - 06/May/13 with Josh Hoyle

bgreen3761 - Solo O/S - 06/May/13

Josh Hoyle - AltLd O/S - 06/May/13 with Rachel turton

2nd full trad lead - 2 pitches
cteakle - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Danny

The crowds seem to stay away from this side of the slab!
Babika - AltLd O/S - 05/May/13 with Rich B

Hidden - 2nd - 03/May/13

dannygiblin - Lead - Apr/13

danwilliams99 - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/13

church465 - 2nd O/S - 03/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead - 03/Mar/13

carl roberts - AltLd O/S - 20/Feb/13

Hidden - 16/Feb/13

third ever lead, did it in the rain while wearing walking boots. made things a little more interesting
mauricechetwyndwoods1 - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/13

polychromatic - Lead O/S - 2013

Hidden - Lead - 2013

mikestr555 - AltLd - 16/Nov/12

morgan91 - AltLd - 07/Nov/12 with Bradleywhite

Hidden - AltLd - 03/Nov/12

Hidden - AltLd - 07/Oct/12

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

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

nice easy ascent, with lots of gear placements, easy belay points with an easy finish
spags88 - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12 with gary mitchell

Hidden - Lead - 07/Sep/12

rusteswan - 2nd O/S - 06/Sep/12 with CatherineSwan

georgedunton - Solo O/S - 05/Sep/12

CatherineSwan - Lead O/S - Sep/12 with Alex Swan

Hidden - AltLd - 18/Aug/12

hels bels - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/12

carievans67 - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/12 with Mark Evans

wme - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/12 with Cari Evans

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/12

Will Williams - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/12

Bron - AltLd O/S - 17/Jul/12 with Tony Scott

Used 3 pitches
ant2079 - AltLd O/S - 15/Jul/12

Sy Finch - AltLd O/S - 08/Jul/12 with gareth

gazdw - AltLd O/S - 08/Jul/12 with slimy

wendynicholls - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/12 with Oliver Stephenson

Joe.Elliott1 - Lead - 26/May/12

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 25/May/12

woody0606 - Lead O/S - 23/May/12 with Niki Watling

Hidden - Lead - 22/May/12

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/May/12

timmyhobby - AltLd O/S - 08/May/12 with Marvin

Rob1879 - 04/May/12

More like V Diff, with RLT student
ashsleight - Lead O/S - 04/May/12

xannaxlx - Lead O/S - May/12 with Max Starck-Stevens

jakethepeg - Solo - 01/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12

Andy Say - Solo - 23/Mar/12

joe.ohare - Lead - 20/Mar/12

LesserTrochanter - Lead - 18/Mar/12 with Jordan Sargeant

Claire Sephton - AltLd - 15/Mar/12 with Mandy West

Hidden - 2nd - 11/Mar/12

RikPotts - AltLd - 10/Mar/12

in approach shoes. more worrying than the vdiff suggested by the guide
virgil - 05/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/12

Good multipitch for beginners. Bottom of 1st pitch is lacking protection for 2 or 3 moves otherwise good gear placements.
jmjames22 - AltLd O/S - 29/Feb/12

Not a very enjoyable route to be honest!! Boring!
spalice - TR O/S - 30/Jan/12 with jenny

Will Caesar - AltLd O/S - 2012 with Rob Caesar

Hidden - 2nd - 2012

Hidden - Lead - 06/Nov/11

Hidden - Solo dnf - 14/Oct/11

aharbey - Lead - Oct/11

soloed, given VDif in guidebook. bottom section slightly worrying, upper half (past heather bush) pleasant and easy
GermanAlex - Solo - 30/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead dnf - 25/Sep/11

Mark Dennison - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/11 with Dawn

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 30/Aug/11

rbyrne84 - Lead - 22/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - 14/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Aug/11

Jo sumner - AltLd - 13/Aug/11 with Chris Andrews

TomBaker - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/11 with Jessica Jackson

chris687 - AltLd O/S - 12/Aug/11 with Jo Sumner

In 1
Ade7 - 2nd O/S - 05/Aug/11 with Frances

jadias - 2nd - 21/Jul/11 with Ian Bailey

eeonz - Lead - 21/Jul/11 with James Ashworth

Mr_Eccles - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/11

not particularly mossy, some good moves
Webster - Solo O/S - 09/Jul/11

splatman - Lead - 01/Jul/11

fizzychewitt - Lead - 19/Jun/11 with John Heap

Ander - AltLd - 11/Jun/11 with Eggie

egwp01 - AltLd O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Ander

Roch - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Fiona Innes, Fie

Fie - 2nd - 04/Jun/11 with Paul

Hidden - AltLd - 02/Jun/11

Cwallace - Lead - 02/Jun/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 14/May/11

alaster tonge - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Apr/11

Piers Harley - AltLd - 15/Apr/11 with John Rowland

malstewart - AltLd O/S - 26/Mar/11

limmer01 - AltLd - 13/Mar/11 with charlie

Hidden - Lead - 06/Mar/11

M Leavy - Solo - 01/Jan/11

darunniff - Lead O/S - 2011 with Mark attenburrow

shepman - Lead O/S - 13/Dec/10 with Mark wisdom

froggs88 - 2nd O/S - 13/Dec/10 with andrew shepherd

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Nov/10

Lovely climb, I led the second pitch and although protection was scarce with our minimal rack, it was hardly needed! Great fun!
jacktomlinson - AltLd O/S - 29/Oct/10

Birdmanuk - 2nd β - 10/Oct/10

p_won - AltLd - Oct/10 with Joe eliot, Rob Ceasar

oliverharold - Lead - 28/Sep/10 with Lawrence Harold

Lawrence Harold - 2nd - 28/Sep/10 with Oliver Harold

Lead first pitch, SCV lead second pitch
MatthewV - AltLd O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Sally

sally_v - AltLd - 25/Sep/10 with Matthew

dansmonkeytroubles - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Sep/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Sep/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 30/Aug/10

Templeton Adams - AltLd O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Darren H

JONLIKE - AltLd O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Matt Worgan

splatman - AltLd - 14/Aug/10 with JONLIKE

TonyJHughes - AltLd O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Matthew Worgan

goose2k7 - AltLd O/S - 10/Aug/10 with Tom Furey

jezb1 - Solo - 08/Aug/10

Keith Jones - AltLd - 30/Jul/10 with ali, David

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jul/10

Nice climb, going through the bushes!
skwiddy - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/10 with George Bradford

Rampikino - Lead - 24/Jul/10 with Jennifer Randall, Cat

Graham Westbrook - Lead - Jul/10

franny - 2nd - 22/Jun/10 with Meg Elliott

Dave Pitch 1 me pitch 2
simonscubadiver - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/10 with Dave Kendrick

Kendrick - AltLd O/S - 17/Jun/10 with Si

angelictroublemaker - 2nd - 13/Jun/10 with Karen

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Jun/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Jun/10

Sleeping Cat - AltLd - 12/Jun/10 with Andy

Rain cut us short on this one. Ab down from anchor, jog to the top and rig another to ab down for the gear. Then headed for cover!
Ikki - AltLd dnf - 06/Jun/10 with Tom Guymer

Danny Crump - Lead O/S - 03/May/10 with Sarah Pentelow

Hidden - AltLd - 03/May/10

LiL Saz - 2nd - 03/May/10 with Danny Crump

Hidden - 2nd - 01/May/10

AndrewShanks - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Gareth C

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/10

Magsy - Lead - 22/Apr/10

Intro to multi pitch with Mike & Jo
Ken Applegate - Lead - 03/Apr/10 with Jo, Mike Clarke

scott mayled - Lead - Apr/10

Rhys_Alun - AltLd O/S - 27/Mar/10 with Red Dragon

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 07/Mar/10

Rhydian Evans - Lead O/S - Jan/10

Hidden - Jan/10

Hidden - 2010

philw - 2010

Guymer - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/09

SS, JFW
james.f.williamson - AltLd O/S - 19/Sep/09 with Scott Swalling

Matt02003 - Lead - Sep/09

1 pitch - smearing and small delicate hand holds
stevemcg - Lead - 17/Aug/09 with Peter

Hidden - AltLd - 07/Aug/09

moose ridd - AltLd - 07/Aug/09 with B.Johnson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/09

Hidden - AltLd - 24/Jul/09

Simon K - 2nd - 14/Jun/09 with NE,PR

Richard Gamble - Lead - 01/Jun/09

marccb6 - Lead O/S - 03/May/09 with Jim Cairns

JRSB1991 - Lead O/S - Apr/09

paulh1967 - 2009

Hidden - 2009

moose ridd - AltLd - 08/Oct/08 with C.Steel

Hidden - 27/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead - 26/Sep/08

Lucy led the first pitch. Her Second ever lead climb.
moose ridd - AltLd - 14/Sep/08 with L.Osborne

Lead first pitch Second ever lead climb
Lucy Lu - AltLd - 14/Sep/08 with Stephen

Ben Griffiths - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/08

Twisty - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/08 with Dr. H, George (wscc)

hazatgym - Lead - 14/Jun/08 with Joe Herbert

bridget143 - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Al Braybrooke

cmsg - Solo O/S - 26/May/08

alwyn101 - AltLd O/S - 15/May/08 with Dilwyn Jones

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/May/08

Hidden - Lead - Mar/08

Hidden - 2008

leaf1741 - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/07

alexrp - AltLd - 05/Oct/07 with Chris

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/07

jk88 - 2nd - Sep/07

AR - AltLd O/S - 05/Aug/07 with James

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/07

adam06 - AltLd - 23/Jun/07 with ian ashey

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/07

gibbo38 - AltLd O/S - 28/May/07 with Robert

gibbo21 - 2nd - 28/May/07 with paul

dhdaveuk - Lead - 27/May/07 with Phil

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/07

andylake - Lead - 09/Apr/07 with Mandy

Hidden - Solo - 04/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/07

gb83 - Lead - 05/Jan/07 with I.Killey

mattpw - Lead O/S - Jan/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2007

simonw1 - 2nd O/S - 08/Oct/06 with Claire Dawes

Hidden - AltLd - 05/Aug/06

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/Aug/06

rocktigger - AltLd O/S - Aug/06 with Clare

kleinej - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/06 with Harry

Mat J - Lead O/S - Jul/06 with Jonah

edmitchell - Lead O/S - Jun/06 with kai ren

upontop - Lead O/S - May/06 with Chris

Variation
Rampikino - AltLd - 17/Apr/06 with MMC Various

Ian McNeill - 2006

Neil Watson - 2nd - 2006 with Paul Lucas Joe Carroll

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/05

aturner99 - 2nd - 16/Oct/05 with Mark Gee

Sam_in_Leeds - Lead O/S - Oct/05 with Alek Kumar and Stu Ward

Monk - AltLd - Oct/05

Richard Hession - AltLd O/S - 04/Jul/05 with Phil Corf

andrewbooth1000 - 2nd - 29/May/05 with Rob & Mark

A Crook - AltLd O/S - 29/May/05 with Florian Hostis

Rampikino - Solo - 13/May/05

Zoomer - Lead - 06/Mar/05 with Steve Cowley

Martyn - Lead O/S - 2005 with Victoria Cassell

Hidden - Lead - 2005

mol - Lead - 23/Oct/04 with Elaine Hughes

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Sep/04

misplaced - AltLd O/S - Jul/04 with paul lucas

featuresforfeet - Lead O/S - May/04 with Laura

Rampikino - Lead - 10/Apr/04 with Liz Hay

Hidden - Lead O/S - Feb/04

banjoSanchez - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/03

KarlH - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/03 with Tom Hales

Rampikino - Lead - 23/Mar/03 with Bob Brown

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Mar/03 with SUMC

John Kettle - Solo - 2003

Hidden - Lead - 2003

Rampikino - Lead - 26/Aug/02 with Paul Starr

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Aug/02

Magsy - TR - Jun/02

Whealiebob - Lead O/S - May/02 with Simon Compton

platt2000 - Lead - 2002

Rampikino - AltLd - 29/Sep/01 with Bob Brown

Gman - AltLd O/S - Jun/01 with Ed

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/00

Hidden - 2000

keith leonard - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/May/99

Hidden - Apr/99

gripped01 - AltLd O/S - Aug/98 with Bobby G

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/98

neil_baillie - 1998 with Neil Pearce

innesmac - 1996

Ian Archer - AltLd - 08/Aug/93 with CDW

chris d williams - AltLd - 08/Jul/93 with Ian Archer

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/93

Mike_T0501 - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/93

cragspud - Lead - 1993

gareth_hull - Lead O/S - 1991 with Sarah Jones

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1981

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S11 of 31
easy S3 of 31
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easy HVD0 of 31
hard 4b0 of 23
4b0 of 23
easy 4b0 of 23
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Style of ascent

Soloed27 of 329 (8.2%)
Lead138 of 329 (41.9%)
Followed42 of 329 (12.8%)
Toproped3 of 329 (0.9%)
Alt Leads100 of 329 (30.4%)
Unknown19 of 329 (5.8%)

'Climbed'152 of 329 (46.2%)
clean O/S170 of 329 (51.7%)
clean β3 of 329 (0.9%)
clean rpt1 of 329 (0.3%)
dnf3 of 329 (0.9%)