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[Andy Moss back in the day of tights, 3 kb]A popular highball up the bulging wall just right of the arete. © ROCKFAX
Climb the bulging wall just right of the arete. Quite highball.

Ticklists: County Classics - 7a - 7c+.

Photo: Andy Moss back in the day of tights © andybirtwistle
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 125 logbooks, and on 8 wishlists.

Hidden - Sent dnf - 11/Apr/14

Hidden - Sent dnf - 09/Mar/14

Ian Paterson - Sent O/S - 05/Mar/14

Matt Harle - Sent β - 03/Nov/13

Madden - Sent x - 30/Oct/13 with Dave Mason

masonwoods101 - Sent x - 29/Oct/13 with danjimwill

danjimwill - 28/Oct/13 with masonwoods101

nai - Sent dnf - 28/Oct/13 with Tom2t

Hidden - Sent - 12/Sep/13

Adrianw - Sent dnf - 07/Aug/13 with Sarah Follmann

Hidden - Sent dnf - 03/Aug/13

crazy crane - Sent - 06/Jul/13 with Andy Jennings

pete42mail - 30/Jun/13

Repeat Ascent, even though it was drizzing it felt in great nick.
loonyclimber - Sent rpt - 26/May/13 with Andy Jennnings

Hidden - 04/May/13

great problem and a sandy topout crux!
Timothy Graham Peck - Sent x - 06/Apr/13 with Laura, kieran, Charly, mikey G, Alex Mason

Awesome insecure topout.
Alex Mason - Sent x - 04/Apr/13 with Charlie Torrance, tim peck, kieran king, Laura Perry, Mikey G

scary top out!
charlietorrance - Sent x - 04/Apr/13 with tim peck

Richard Fletcher - Sent x - 05/Mar/13

Mike Goldthorp - Sent - Mar/13

darboak35 - Sent - 17/Feb/13

so close to topping out but was really sandy
KristopherHall - Sent dnf - 06/Jan/13

fell from the top
Richard Fletcher - Sent dnf - 05/Jan/13

Hidden - Sent - 2013

tom rookes - 2013

ChrisCSC89 - Sent x - 24/Nov/12 with Jamie, Euan, Nic

Richard Fletcher - Sent dnf - 22/Oct/12

RossKirtley - Sent dnf - 22/Oct/12 with Richard Fletcher

GPN - Sent - 06/Oct/12 with Annette

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 29/Sep/12 with Megan Freeth, Sophie Whyte, Lindy Smith, Suzi Lamb, Rob Lonsdale, Lee Cooper, Tim Heaton, Brian McAlinden, Andy Reeve

soph - Sent - 29/Sep/12 with big team

wookie667 - Sent x - 03/Sep/12

went quicker than expected, half an hour to work out the feet then second go. classic technical problem. (scary with no spotters!)
The Big Sender - Sent - 28/Aug/12

Hidden - Sent dnf - 26/Aug/12

naffan - Sent x - 20/Aug/12 with Joanna

Commiting on sandy slopers!
Hamfunk - Sent x - 18/Aug/12 with Keith, Andy

TonyThePrawn - Sent dnf - 18/Aug/12 with Keith, Hamish

Did this pretty quickly then did it twice more it climbs so well! Deserves its classic status.
John 'B' Hutchinson - Sent x - 18/Aug/12 with Johnny, Pete, Ally, Frenchy

chrismoore - Aug/12

frenchpeter - Sent x - 28/Jul/12

Classic.
frasermcilwraith - Sent x - 25/Jul/12

Sandy slopes. Lovely climb.
Richard Hession - Sent x - 12/May/12

Cassidy - Sent x - 04/Apr/12

Good to get back and tick this classic now it's not 25 degrees.
loonyclimber - Sent - 31/Mar/12 with Lee

jimmyrua - Sent x - 31/Mar/12 with Peter Pan's birthday crew

Jonathan Bean - Sent - 31/Mar/12 with Psyched Pete

gaz.marshall - Sent x - 18/Mar/12

mantle87 - 19/Feb/12 with Graham Reed

Gus - Sent rpt - 22/Jan/12

Onsight
Souljah - Sent O/S - 21/Jan/12 with Andi and Gus

le t - Sent x - 14/Jan/12

arrang - Sent x - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - Sent x - 02/Dec/11

f_grant111 - 01/Dec/11

Very good climbing, and yes,the top did get my heart racing.
MDowson - Sent x - 19/Nov/11 with sam webb

Hidden - Sent β - 19/Nov/11

Nicolas Duboust - 19/Nov/11

Hidden - Sent x - 19/Nov/11

jonb23 - Sent - 19/Nov/11

Felt a lot easier than in the past but *still* couldn't top out.
Fraser - Sent dnf - 19/Nov/11 with Rich, Burnsie, Pete Roy

Sent after nearly five years of trying but not before another heel bruising fall from the top.
JLS - Sent x - 01/Oct/11 with Darren D.

xican - Sent x - 01/Oct/11

dwisniewski - Sent x - 01/Oct/11 with John Sharples

:) First 7a at Bowden
petegunn - Sent - 25/Sep/11 with Tom, Davina

Very close but no cigar...
JLS - Sent dnf - 24/Sep/11 with Sven J., Jacqui

had the top a few times, 4yr old spotter didn't inspire confidence.
nai - Sent dnf - 30/Aug/11

Hidden - Sent dnf - 22/Aug/11

Shat my pants at the top!... Not recommended in 20'C heat. Sweat + sandy slopers = scary times. Awesome problem though!!
Kris Devlin - Sent - 28/Jun/11 with Pierre

Hidden - Sent dnf - 31/May/11

Hidden - Sent x - 16/Apr/11

Hidden - Sent x - 29/Mar/11

Hidden - Sent dnf - 23/Mar/11

interesting problem.
sneaks - Sent dnf - 23/Mar/11 with janey

cheesequestion - Sent dnf - 27/Feb/11 with Andy Mitchell

Hidden - Sent x - 10/Feb/11

backpack - 2011

willackers - Sent x - 07/Nov/10 with lots of scottish people

Technical at the bottom, committing at the top...loved it. First 7a.
duncman - Sent x - 16/Oct/10 with Matt Dowson

ferdia - Sent dnf - 02/Oct/10 with Andy

Chris J Houston - Sent x - 26/Sep/10 with martha, alex, stb, blez, ina, nat

classy problem - came off the top a couple of times before sorting it out.
Andy Moles - Sent x - 21/Sep/10 with Adam, Ferdia, Pimpy

Mike Mullins - Sent x - 10/Sep/10 with Sam Clarke, Andy Latta

PaulOgden - Sent x - 05/Sep/10

Nice.
peterp - Sent x - 05/Sep/10 with Nat, Sully

jim.macp - Sent - Sep/10

Hidden - Sent x - 22/Aug/10

Beardyman - Sent - 04/Aug/10

Second session on this so stoked to get it.Had good beta and good spotters though, which helped me commit to the sandy slopey top out.superb problem.
SeanB - Sent - 04/Aug/10

Hidden - Sent x - 04/Aug/10

Tried this on so many occasions, did it first go today, total path! Definitely in the zone :-)
beegsyboy - Sent x - 15/May/10

Hidden - Sent x - 21/Mar/10

JLS - Sent dnf - 30/Jan/10 with large team

Beardyman - 01/Jan/10

gypsy3006 - Lead O/S - 2010

regular - 2010

Hidden - 2010

superb, it's all in the feet..
gambit247 - Sent x - 07/Oct/09 with Chris, Ben Sajdecki

Hidden - Sent x - 04/Oct/09

dj_brigham05 - Sent x - 04/Oct/09 with Thom Simmons

eventually! quite a scary slopey finish!
benj_d - Sent x - 19/Sep/09

Could only figure out the first couple of moves, gave up eventually!
Reaver2k - TR dnf - 20/Jul/09 with Michael Watson

JLS - Sent dnf - 21/Mar/09 with Pete R. & Steven I.

invisibleandy - 2009

JLS - Sent dnf - 30/Dec/08

stato - Solo β - Oct/08

top too damp to climb on
JLS - Sent dnf - 14/Sep/08 with Pete R. & Mike B.

JLS - Sent dnf - 16/Jan/08

Fell from top-out twice. Next time...
JLS - Sent dnf - 03/Nov/07

Hidden - Sent - Mar/07

Hidden - 2007

Boy - 2006

Boy - 2006

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 2004

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Sent - Oct/02 with Nick Ashton

Hidden - Sent - Apr/02

Dave Douglas - Sent O/S - Jan/01

Hidden - Sent x - 2000

John Pickles - Sent - 1998

sadams - Solo - 15/Nov/97 with Team Midlands

Hidden - 1995

whispering nic - Solo - 1995

whispering nic - Solo - Apr/94

rbruce - 1989

Bruce Kerr - Solo - 27/Oct/84

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
spiderz, daftendirekt, JonmapDL, crazy crane, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Thesmila69

Voting
Total votes cast 62
hard f7A+0 of 33
f7A+0 of 33
easy f7A+2 of 33
hard f7A0 of 33
f7A9 of 33
easy f7A17 of 33
hard f6C+5 of 33
f6C+0 of 33
easy f6C+0 of 33
3 Stars19 of 29
2 Stars10 of 29
1 Star0 of 29
0 Stars0 of 29
Bag of .....0 of 29
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Style of ascent

Soloed5 of 125 (4.0%)
Lead1 of 125 (0.8%)
Toproped1 of 125 (0.8%)
Bouldered99 of 125 (79.2%)
Unknown19 of 125 (15.2%)

'Climbed'45 of 125 (36.0%)
clean O/S4 of 125 (3.2%)
clean β3 of 125 (2.4%)
clean rpt2 of 125 (1.6%)
clean RP44 of 125 (35.2%)
dnf27 of 125 (21.6%)