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Yellow Fever*** E2 5b

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[Seconding Yellow Fever (E2), 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 132 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

worked on a shunt, for a future date... look forward to the lead, lovely balancey crux sequence!
peter.ravenscroft27 - TR O/S - 03/Mar/14

samrad - 17/Oct/13 with james G

chrisallan - 2nd dog - 29/Sep/13

After Alan's brave lowering from a swedge
Stone Muppet - 2nd - 14/Sep/13 with js

foostu4 - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/13

john lynch - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/13 with Joe Holden

GPN - 2nd - 16/Jul/13 with The Big Cheese, Shaw Brown

No falls or rests!
erica - 2nd - 07/Jul/13 with Dan

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jun/13

JanBella - 2nd O/S - 18/Jun/13 with matt

a_hein - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13 with Sam C

amazing, last route of the day. interesting but never too difficult climbing all the way. fiddly & spaced gear that only ever looks "hmmmm, maybe" really accentuate the climbing.
leon - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with Amanda Skeldon

alj - 2nd dog - 26/May/13 with leon skeldon

Rob Rocket - TR - 17/May/13 with Jon Stewart

Hidden - 2nd dog - 17/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Apr/13

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 19/Feb/13

Fell off on the fist go because the upper crack was wet, had to bring left foot higher up to succeed.
Pohil - Lead - 23/Oct/12

smarsy_93 - 2nd O/S - 10/Oct/12 with Ryan Wilson

Ryan M Wilson - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/12

Goose4 - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/12

Spanner - 2nd dog - 23/Sep/12 with Guss

Great route, got a little flash pump at top as first route of crag, but didn't want to leave it till later as getting dark already!
Martin Davies - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12 with Alice du Preez

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Aug/12

stuart34 - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/12 with Madeline

mshorter - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/12 with erika

sparkass - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/12 with Iain Steele

Hidden - 2nd dog - 04/Aug/12

Classic pitch.
Dave Musgrove - 2nd - 31/Jul/12 with Dave Rogers

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - 19/Jun/12

Ken Applegate - 2nd - 19/Jun/12 with Alex Wheldon

Amazing. Had a right faff trying to get gear in on the run out. After lots of puffing I finally made it.
dprctr - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Nick Pike

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12

Smithy Smith - 2nd O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Tom Kirby

tmawer - 2nd rpt - 18/Mar/12 with Jaime Robertson

DaveAtkinson - TR - 01/Oct/11

Tom Keaveny - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/11 with bweakers

matty123 - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/11 with Tom Keaveny

ollyroberts - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/11 with Esther Seddon

tim newton - 2nd rpt - 27/Jul/11 with dom skerratt

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/11

NiccyMac - 2nd - 27/Jul/11

Glenn Sutcliffe - 25/Jul/11 with Nick Wharton

glad i top roped it as i fell from the crux on first attempt, pumpy and hard to onsight crux sequence, two of the flakes in the lower section have lost a piece, and are flexing when pulling on them, dangerous solo for sure.
ritid - TR RP - 25/Jul/11 with ilona torstensson

Hidden - Lead β - 03/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11

jfreeman - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11 with George Hartley

Happy with this lead, nice route.
domskezz - Lead O/S - Jul/11 with Tim Newton

The moves were all 5b, the main difficulty was having the strength left to make the crux after placing the small fiddly gear. No real rest until you are through the crux so it commits you to the climb and gets the E2 for that reason.
clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Dave Clarke

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 02/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead dog - Jun/11

Crux was wet. Very nice little climb
greenroom - Lead O/S - Jun/11 with Matt Harris

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/11

Not sure if this was the line, going more on the number of stars than the grade - no guidebook.
alaan - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/11 with Laura

Hidden - 2011

duncman - 2nd O/S - 2011 with joe spoor

Dan Mckinlay - 2011

Nick Sillem - Solo O/S - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10

Hidden - 26/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Sep/10

Nigel Coe - 2nd - 31/Aug/10 with Dick Hanson

tim newton - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10 with sally lisle

Hidden - Lead - Jul/10

Daniels735 - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/10 with Chris Waters

neil0968 - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/10

derico - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/10 with Guy

twoplates - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/10 with Neil MacKay

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/May/10

Hidden - 2nd - 15/May/10

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 09/May/10

tomhull - Lead rpt - 23/Apr/10 with Liam Lonsdale

liaml89 - 2nd β - 23/Apr/10 with Tom Hull

shaw016 - 06/Feb/10 with Spence22

Alex Winter - Lead O/S - 12/Dec/09 with M. Gibbings

dave o - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/09 with Julia H

Shaw Brown - Lead - 16/Jul/09 with Philippa

Ben Griffiths - TR - 16/Jun/09

Andrew1 - 2nd - 03/Jun/09 with Doug

Hidden - Lead - Apr/09

spam - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/09

esther - 2nd - Mar/09

Seymore Butt - 2009

Stamina ascent - went up and down a few times before committing to the crux which felt hard for 5b. Nice varied moves.
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Tom

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/08

Brown - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Jasmine

Hidden - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Oct/07

Hidden - TR O/S - 30/Sep/07

Stephen Roberts - TR O/S - 27/Aug/07 with Les Jennings

The Pylon King - 2nd O/S - 21/Aug/07 with Fiend

C coldwell-storry - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/07 with Si Kimber

tomhull - Lead - Aug/07 with adam noble

How did this get put down as HVS? E2 in the book,E1+ would be my vote.
Shaw Brown - Lead - 05/Jun/07 with Jeb

E2 5b!
GPN - 2nd - Jun/07 with Shaw Brown

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

Hidden - 2nd - 23/May/07

John Kettle - Lead O/S - 05/May/07

petegunn - Lead - 04/May/07 with Davina

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/May/07

one rest
John Pickles - Lead - 30/Apr/07 with Zac Poulton/Kieran Hodgson

cem - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/07 with Graham Dolman

Pete Graham - Lead - 2007 with Malcolm Scott

Hidden - 2007

simon kimber - Lead O/S - 2007

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/06

bfreeman - Lead O/S - Aug/06

E2 5b in the langdale guide...
ewen - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06 with kat

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/May/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/05

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Aug/05

Graham Iles - Lead - 09/Jul/05

Dave Kerr - Lead - 03/Apr/05 with Tim Morozzo, John Watson

phardman - Lead O/S - 09/May/04

datoon - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/03 with RC

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/03

arose - 2nd - Mar/03

Hidden - Lead - 11/May/02

NickJH - 2002

Martyn Nicholson - 2nd - 15/Jun/01

Hidden - Lead - 22/Jul/00

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/00

Bob - 2nd - 10/Jun/00 with Steve Brock

Hidden - AltLd - Jun/00

Hidden - Lead - 24/Mar/00

Hidden - Lead - 05/Sep/98

PeteCheung - 2nd - 1998 with Dave Birkett

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Solo - 13/Aug/96 with Dave Birkett

Hidden - Solo - 09/Apr/89

Second Ascent
Ghastly Rubberfeet - 2nd - 1984 with Ross Greenwood

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, JanBella, Lumbering Oaf, a13x

Voting
Total votes cast 79
hard E30 of 27
E30 of 27
easy E30 of 27
hard E23 of 27
E222 of 27
easy E22 of 27
hard E10 of 27
E10 of 27
easy E10 of 27
hard 5c0 of 25
5c0 of 25
easy 5c0 of 25
hard 5b13 of 25
5b11 of 25
easy 5b1 of 25
hard 5a0 of 25
5a0 of 25
easy 5a0 of 25
3 Stars18 of 27
2 Stars9 of 27
1 Star0 of 27
0 Stars0 of 27
Bag of .....0 of 27
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Style of ascent

Soloed4 of 132 (3.0%)
Lead67 of 132 (50.8%)
Followed43 of 132 (32.6%)
Toproped7 of 132 (5.3%)
Alt Leads2 of 132 (1.5%)
Unknown9 of 132 (6.8%)

'Climbed'53 of 132 (40.2%)
clean O/S64 of 132 (48.5%)
clean β2 of 132 (1.5%)
clean rpt6 of 132 (4.5%)
clean RP1 of 132 (0.8%)
dogged6 of 132 (4.5%)