Sonamara* VS 4c
[starting moves, 2 kb]25m. The classiest route of the sector climbs the obvious open groove on the left side of the long slim rib. Continuously engrossing with a reachy move to finish.

Photo: starting moves © sparbus
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 100 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

dave657 - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/14 with Alys

Rob84 - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/14 with Mel

Chucking it down.
marcusdanger - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/14

BnB - 09/Aug/14

dakidunn - 2nd - 09/Aug/14 with Julian Goddard

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

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/14

Best climb we did on this crag
Steve Woollard - Lead - 29/May/14 with Samantha Roach

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/May/14

john lynch - Lead O/S - 27/May/14 with James, Bethan D, hannah

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/14

abbeywall - Lead - 24/May/14 with martinh13, K

martinh13 - 2nd - 24/May/14 with Kenny, Alison

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/14

a nice comfortable climb not too be rushed, still think at best 4b.
rockpool - Lead rpt - 13/May/14 with beads

marshallb93 - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/14

mshansen - 2nd O/S - 2014

the second time around would say this climb would only qualify as hard hs 4b
rockpool - 2nd rpt - 25/Sep/13 with michael h

Nice climb, easy for it's VS rating, but very enjoyable.
Michael-H - Lead - 25/Sep/13 with rockpool

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/13

poeter210 - TR O/S - 12/Jun/13 with Byrne, adrian voss

druss - Lead β - 12/Jun/13 with Byrne Ghavalas, Peter Ocampo

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jun/13

Celia Watson - 2nd - 10/Jun/13 with stuart watson

the best route of the day and of the crag
rockpool - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with jason worledge

Hidden - Lead - 07/Jun/13

Nice / Neist
John Workman - Lead - 05/Jun/13 with M & B

First route of the day, best route in the south of the steps area.
Cameron94 - Lead - Jun/13

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 31/May/13 with Chris

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 30/May/13 with Chris

chris heald - 2nd - 30/May/13 with John Brayshaw

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/May/13

Nice route worth the 2 stars it gets in the guide. About HS 4b.
Simon Caldwell - 2nd O/S - 24/May/13 with Carmen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/13

Nice. First climb of the day. Arrived to rain. Not in the script. Sat it out, and got some climbing in, but that vest top stay buried under 2 coats.
BelleVedere - 2nd - 21/May/13 with Pete Armitage

les_phoques - 2nd - 18/May/13

jev - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with HWUMC

Ross Young - 2nd O/S - 18/May/13 with Anders HWUMC

Straight forward climbing up the corner, nice rock.
Carol Goodall - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with Tom Brown, Matt Dooner

mhamiltonj - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with James

James90 - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with Byron

Cameron94 - Lead - 19/Apr/13

Nath93 - 2nd - Apr/13

robertmichaeladams - Lead - 15/Mar/13 with Bex

victorhearnyeates - 2013

AlisonSmiles - 2nd - Oct/12 with Carl Pulley

joeydurkin - 2nd - 26/Aug/12 with Griff, Ben t

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

Bruce S - 2nd - 10/Aug/12 with Joshua Willett

gfoster - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/12 with Nick Blackbeard

nice little climb (does feel a touch soft).
nblackbeard - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/12 with Gemma Foster

Chris Manasseh - 2nd - 29/May/12 with Nick Manasseh

Private Flounder - Lead β - 29/May/12 with chris manasseh

Moonstone Hippy - 2nd - 19/May/12 with Pete

Soft touch VS but very nice besides.
Steve Perry - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/12 with Katie Long

Katie Long - 2nd - 24/Apr/12 with Steve Perry

Hidden - 12/Apr/12

Hidden - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - 2012

oscaig - 2nd O/S - 07/Sep/11 with Kim Mulji

kim.mulji - 07/Sep/11 with Ian Cramman

Rampikino - Lead - 26/Aug/11 with Cat

jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 28/May/11 with Ian Stokes, john beardmore

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

Nice
Richard Gilbert - Lead O/S - 10/May/11 with Martin Hobley

Hidden - Lead - 09/May/11

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead - 09/May/11 with Paul Davies

daviesp2 - 2nd - 09/May/11 with Tom

chapmand - Lead - 01/May/11 with Matt Balmer, Suzie Hatchell

RossT - 2nd - 29/Apr/11 with Alan

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/11

Easy at the grade - HS 4b?
Jamie B - Lead - 23/Apr/11 with Schuey

Jim Malo - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11 with Putt

cuthill76 - Lead - 22/Apr/11

Hidden - 2011

sparbus - Lead - 20/Nov/10 with dave porter

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Sep/10

Tom Vivian - Lead - 25/Aug/10 with Ben Wray

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

Niels - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/10

bpmclimb - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/10 with Clare

iceicebaby - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/10 with Sam Wood

Low in the grade but still made me think.
Glyn Davidson - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/10 with Jason V

Philippa Arding - Lead - 02/Jun/10 with gavin kelly

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/10

thomasaneurinsmith - Lead O/S - 30/May/10 with Sarah Beth

Nice climb
A Snow Man - Lead O/S - 09/May/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/May/10

sergio46 - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10 with Tim Clark, Ian Jones

A decent looking line with good gear.
Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 01/May/10 with Serge Gomez, Tim Clarke

Hidden - Lead - 01/May/10

SianR - Lead - May/10 with Mike the medic

not sure what route i climbed as the latter guidebook is confusing? I think 4 should be 3 in the phototopo?
Ben.W - 2010

Really good and with some of the best gear you could wish for!
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/09 with crossdressingrodney

crossdressingrodney - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/09 with victim of mathematics

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/08

crobinson - Apr/08 with Tom Last

First VS - must have been well soft
Stig - Lead O/S - May/03 with Jonathan

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Voting
Total votes cast 98
hard HVS0 of 35
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easy HVS0 of 35
hard VS0 of 35
VS21 of 35
easy VS8 of 35
hard HS4 of 35
HS2 of 35
easy HS0 of 35
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easy 5a1 of 32
hard 4c0 of 32
4c17 of 32
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