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April Fool* E2 5b

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[April Fool, 2 kb]8m. The wall and overhang to the left of the arete are bold but not too technical - or are they? © ROCKFAX
FA. Andy Parkin 1976

Ticklists: Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List.

Photo: April Fool © liam
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helin - 2nd dog - 16/May/14 with chris

Enjoyed this - nice moves & got the forearms going!
Gudge - Lead O/S - 16/May/14 with Helen B

Think I went to far right.
WillDoyle - Solo - 13/May/14

Backed off the other week due to rain. Went pretty smoothly today. Very misleading description, it's really not that bad.
Matthew Ferrier - Solo O/S - 27/Nov/13 with Nick

Easy after reaching through the roof.
amccann - Solo O/S - 27/Nov/13

Nigel Bond - TR - 01/Jul/13 with Bern Hardman

Sankey - 2nd dog - 11/Nov/12 with Jon

jshields - Lead - 11/Nov/12 with Steve Ebbens

pie_eater_pete - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/12 with Dave Sargent

jwpil - 2nd O/S - 17/Sep/12 with Deacon

Nice route but not 100% sure I was on the right line, I was a little further right than the rockfax eastern grit line. Seemed like the obvious way up, was the same way that Mark is doing it in the photo and felt E2. Nice route.
deacondeacon - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/12

Not so bold as I thought it might be
Cake - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Matt

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Sep/12

mark20 - Solo O/S - 06/May/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/12

I started climbing, but it was too scary and backed off by climbing down (cleanly).
masa-alpin - Lead dnf - 01/Apr/12 with John Lewis

drcorbasisgod - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/12 with Charles Moreton

Completely out of it: tiredness & after effects of a bad cold caught up on me
cem - 2nd dog - 09/Mar/12 with Chris Parson

Tony Kartawick - 2012

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead - 16/Apr/10

Seymore Butt - 2010

Brown - Solo O/S - 10/Jan/09 with Solo

metal arms - Solo O/S - 10/Jan/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/May/08

Held the R.Arete/Edge on top ledge. Dad belayed. got on film.
stevo smith - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead - 25/Mar/07

Boy - 2006

Hidden - 2nd - 2005

Hidden - Lead - 27/Oct/01

Hidden - 2000

tuftynick - Lead - 2000

Roget - Solo O/S - 20/Sep/97 with jon

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/97

Hidden - Lead - 15/Feb/97

David Smith - 2nd - 1996

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 20/May/95 with Dee Herbert

Tony Little - Solo β - 16/Feb/92 with Merk and Guy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Dec/91

Hidden - Lead - 31/Mar/90

Andy Say - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/89

Voting
Total votes cast 37
hard E30 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed12 of 42 (28.6%)
Lead17 of 42 (40.5%)
Followed8 of 42 (19.0%)
Toproped1 of 42 (2.4%)
Unknown4 of 42 (9.5%)

'Climbed'16 of 42 (38.1%)
clean O/S21 of 42 (50.0%)
clean β1 of 42 (2.4%)
dogged3 of 42 (7.1%)
dnf1 of 42 (2.4%)