Mule HVS 5a
[Roger leading Mule (HVS 5a) Pen Olver, Cornwall, 3 kb]22m. tough steep crack line gives way to a slab with minimal protection. Offers fine technical climbing in great setting
J McShea, B Hope, E Hope, R Hope, D E Hope 25/Jul/1996

Photo: Roger leading Mule (HVS 5a) Pen Olver, Cornwall © miku979
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This climb is in 17 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Nov/14

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jul/14

jhb0510 - Lead O/S - 31/May/14 with Mike Weare

A good horizontal runner slot just below the slab overlap!
Sean Kelly - 2nd - 11/Aug/13 with Harry Pearce

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/13

Maywood96 - 2nd - 26/May/13 with Caspar Mckeever

Dilwat - Lead O/S - 25/May/12 with Dave P, Tom M

nice mixture of Techniques required with a bouldery start, and balancy finish on a steep slab needing good footwork
whiteexplorer - 2nd O/S - 25/May/12 with Dave Piper, Dilwat

Ribbit - 2nd O/S - 25/May/12 with Tom, Ian

dc88104 - Lead dog - 28/Mar/12 with Bekx Hancock

Pylon King Against Capit@lism - Solo β - 10/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd - 14/May/11

Given HVS 5a in the guide book and I'd say that was correct. Certainly if you climb the middle of the upper face, delicate moves and no gear. Easier options off route to the right.
Andyh83 - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/10

riddle - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Yasmina

riddle - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08 with Yasmina

Hidden - 2nd dog - 23/Aug/08

csd23 - Lead - Jun/08 with Mark Bunyard

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