Too Bald to be Bold* E2 5c
[Too Bald to be Bold/The Turkey Chant Link (as part of The East Face of the Vivian), 2 kb]

Rockfax Description
An excellent third pitch for those who have done Mental Lentils and The Monster Kitten. Start below a nose of rock and boldly follow a ramp-line on the right until you can reach leftwards by a prickly bush into a good crack on the main slab. Pull into the crack and follow it to a plinth. Arrange gear here and move up and left to a bolt. Go past this and up to a second bolt and then head up and right to the large ramp-line and another bolt. From here, either head up and left to the end of the level and a bolt belay, or head down the ramp to a ledge and double-bolt belay, then finish up The Turkey Chant. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
Just wanted to say although bolted it feels like E2 5c

Photo: Too Bald to be Bold/The Turkey Chant Link (as part of The East Face of the Vivian) © Kevin Avery
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This climb is in 64 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

JamesWilliams - 2nd rpt - 28/Sep/15 with bren

adi bryant - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/15 with ian Wignall, christianbreeze

Linked into Turkey Chant. Rattly and chossy, but worth it for the awesome technical slab of TC.
MischaHY - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/15

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jul/15

guy757 - 09/Jul/15 with Vic

Rachel Somerville - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/15 with Fred

98%monkey - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/15 with Al Dibben

Dibdawg - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/15 with Phil Mitchel

Done as part of East face of vivian
adamre12 - 2nd O/S - 31/May/15 with James Ayres, JamesWilliams

But loose but felt pretty easy
JamesWilliams - Lead - 31/May/15 with Adam Revill, jamesA

Hidden - 2nd - 31/May/15

First E2! Interesting varied pitch, but the top section is where it's at.
Ella7 - Lead O/S - 30/May/15 with Jim Hulbert

belay bunny turned bad - 16/May/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/May/15

jamiev - 2nd β - 04/May/15 with Tim Parkinson

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Apr/15

jalqazzaz - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/15

death flakes! whats the comment about it being fully bolted all about? 1 bolt 20m up?????
ashtond6 - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/15

jon_gill1 - 2nd - 05/Apr/15 with chris Lyness

Had to chop a bramble bush en route. Interesting pitch.
DavidEvans - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/15 with Ste Brock

Ian craigie - 2nd - 2015 with Greg cain

dom94 - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/14 with NNNNina, Matt Groom

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Sep/14

mr mills - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/14 with Roger

Tim Hamlet - Lead - 28/Jul/14 with Laura Hamlet

Got the line wrong and started up the E4 to the left, got to the bolt and started up the crack but decided to back off. Lowered off the rusty bolt and did the right route. Seemed a bit rubbish.
Ewano - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Pete Danson

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jun/14

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/14

Tim Sparrow - 01/Jun/14 with Piers Nesbitt

tobydunford - 2nd β - 29/May/14 with Harry Martin

as part of link up, dodgy rock in places
jezb1 - 2nd - 26/May/14

whitehouse_rhys - Lead O/S - 07/Jan/14 with Mark Roe

MarkRoe - 2nd O/S - 07/Jan/14 with Rhys Whitehouse

Andy Peak 1 - 2nd - 24/Nov/13

Dan Bates - 24/Nov/13

bramble is fairly annoying at the start
funsized - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/13 with Fi

mc fifi - 2nd O/S - 23/Nov/13 with Jonathan Pearson

Stefan_Morris - 2nd O/S - 18/Sep/13 with Hannah Thompson, AndrewJamesCherry

AndrewJamesCherry - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/13 with Jay-bomb, stef morris

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/13 with Debbie

hannahmmt - 2nd O/S - Sep/13 with Stefan, Cherry

Brilliant climb, fairly bold and crimpy.
DanielGyi - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Hamish Legge

hlegge - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/13 with Dan Gyi

Hidden - 2nd - 04/May/13

frost - 2nd - 15/Jul/12 with Adam

crux is at the top. feels bolder than it is. The lower section is no harder than 4c although gear placement is behind wobbly and broken blocks. classic slate
A Crook - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Simon Frost, Dom Stockton

greenclimb - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/12 with Sarah

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jun/12

Alex.M-M. - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/12

quite a bit of vegetation - mind the bramble! - but one really good move to the first bolt
Sardien - Lead O/S - 02/May/12 with Matthew Jaques

Tom Livingstone - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/12 with Tom Ripley

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jan/12

givemetea - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/11 with GarethHall

GarethHall - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/11 with Roslyn McKendry

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead - 07/Mar/10

SAF - 2nd O/S - 09/Feb/10 with Mark

very good
sinbad - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/09 with Mike Raine

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Aug/09

barni - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/09 with Oli

Roget - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/92 with jon

mattnuttall - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/91 with Matthieu Mounier

good climb! last with my mate rob!
chrisdavies - Lead O/S - 1991 with robert pink

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