Orchrist* E5 6b
[Soloing Orchrist at Almscliff, 1 kb]11m.

Rockfax Description
12m. The huge nose is crossed on mega-pockets, sadly gaining the wall above the lip is desperate. Runners in the far wall of the gully were used to curtail any tumble on the 1st ascent. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Peak Rock/11/Gritstone in the Seventies..

Photo: Soloing Orchrist at Almscliff © Kevin Avery
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This climb is in 11 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - TR dog - Aug/13

almost dropped it on the last hard move. knee bar worked a treat, but cut me up a little. 1 mat, gripping!!!!
akhughes - Solo RP - 17/Jul/12

lanky and weak - Solo RP - Apr/12 with Kirsty Atkinson, Ryan Conroy

Technically ground up because I have jumped from the lip before, but first go today. Above 4 pads. Did it twice. Awesome.
jacobjacob - Solo RP - 29/Feb/12

Hidden - TR - 08/Apr/10

Peter Holder - TR - 11/Feb/10 with Nick Valente

IBR Paul - TR RP - 09/Mar/09 with Gary

Hidden - TR O/S - 26/Aug/02

One mat, I think.
Jon Read - Solo RP - May/98 with Zippy, Robin Mazinke, Mike Eden, Dr John of Dewsbury

Hidden - Lead RP - 14/Apr/95

Hidden - Lead - 1990

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