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Neb Buttress*** HVS 5a

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[Chung on Neb Buttress, 3 kb]20m. A class act! Climb the crack to its top then traverse left past the arete, where a crack and short wall lead to an escape out right. The Direct Start up the lower arete is popular, only a little harder and causes fewer problems with ropes. © ROCKFAX
FA. Al Austin 1958

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit: Top 500, Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List, Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+.

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Hidden - 2nd β - 26/Jul/14

Starts as a steady HVS, use, 2 ropes. A revolver helps and/or extend well to ensure no rope drag. After the arete gear plentiful but pumpy to place. Get plenty gear in to minimise cut rope, especially for 2nd. Sustained into the final moves, potential sting in the tail. Enjoy. ;-) Reminders: I notice the LARGE block on the traverse seems to be displaced. You can avoid using, but warn your belayer as eventually someone may pull it out. Also a 2nd pinched a hold in last horizontal break and it snapped!
sshandy - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Anni, Zoe Pickering

AnniH - 2nd β - 12/Jul/14 with Zoe and Andy

Jim Slater - Lead rpt - 03/Jul/14 with Katie

Tony Ryland - 2nd dog - 29/Jun/14 with Dave McKie

Roisin - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/14 with theomoore

MaccMark - Lead - 25/Jun/14 with James Williams

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Jun/14

Absolutely awesome climb, leading it on a single rope wasn't too much of a problem, but the drag was horrendous when belaying Poppy
dom94 - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Poppy Henson

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jun/14

Having given up on Auricle, poor show. Good route though.
simon1965 - Lead - 22/Jun/14 with Actor Nick, Si Willshire, Tim

JasonK - Lead - 17/Jun/14 with Tom Smith

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 08/Jun/14

Paul Eckton - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14 with steve read

Hidden - 2nd - Jun/14

Tubs - Lead rpt - 17/May/14 with Naomi

Tithe Technique - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Jack Drake, Charley Fell

Bit of a fight. Had to lay siege and down climb to the knee bar a couple of times! Ange took a nasty swing and nearly cut through the rope. BE CAREFUL WHEN SECONDING!
Jackwd - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Charley Fell, Kev Titheradge, Angela Paul

Did the direct start. Nice lead by Jack. Found it quite pumpy...
charley - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/14 with JackD, Ange, Kev

Did the direct start which is lovely and quite balancy, took the hands off rest at the break was amazed at how good the diagonal bulge was when I got to it but didn't have my feet right and by the time I'd adjusted my hands/arms had used up their reserves and I took a MASSIVE swing. Wrecked the sheath of the rope as it rubbed on the edge. Jack lowered me down pretty quick :-) So take care when belaying, get good and close to the edge as if you don't have gear in the very top break your second is in for a big swing and might not be as lucky as I was. Fantastic route though and I'm looking forward to going back to it later in the season when I've built up a bit of strength and stamina.
valentinesbabe - TR dnf - 19/Apr/14 with Jack Drake, Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe

David Kay - 2nd - 10/Apr/14 with Moritz Lesserman

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/14

Challenging just got to keep going, and the holds keep coming
rurp - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/14 with bill farmer

Hidden - 2nd dog - 31/Mar/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead dog - 30/Mar/14

Tim Rodgers - Lead - 29/Mar/14 with Mark Anstiss

Awesome, best HVS of the three. Kneebar rest before the pumpy section. Topped out too soon and missed the exposure of the nose!
spidermonkey09 - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/14 with Ellie Fuller

A really fun climb but wasn't strong enough to finish the laybacking to the top.
Ellie Fuller - 2nd dog - 23/Mar/14 with Jim Hulbert

direct start
derekwwl - 2nd dog - 22/Mar/14 with matthew williams

j.buckley87 - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/14

Seconded paul then lead done it before felt harder int cold
the power - Lead rpt - 08/Jan/14 with Paul Hy

Paul Hy - Lead - 08/Jan/14 with Phil T

Paul Hy - 2nd - 08/Jan/14 with Phil T

Tony Hy - Lead O/S - 2014

muppett - 2014

marconi - 2nd - 17/Dec/13

the power - Lead rpt - 17/Dec/13 with admackie

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Dec/13

Nice little route.
shed_hed - Lead O/S - 01/Dec/13 with Andy Winter

Matt Cooke - 2nd β - 05/Oct/13 with Matt Marshall

Top notch pumpy, technical thriller...direct start used
mattgrange - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/13

Diggler - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/13 with jeffb, Calder

jeffb - 2nd - 05/Oct/13 with diggler

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Steve Lismore

Very sustained so pleased to have clean seconded it (just!)
stevelismore - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/13 with rich_hw

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/13

sustained!
MYox - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13 with Maia

danm - 2nd - 22/Sep/13 with Jake

Some pre-placed gear after mike backed off Auricle
Chris Manasseh - Lead - 12/Sep/13 with Adam Galluzzo

greenclimb - Lead rpt - 08/Sep/13 with Sarah

Led through Jacks gear so we could both lead it. Pumpy...
Chris Redding - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Jack Knight

Jack93 - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Chris Redding

AielSavage - Lead - 14/Aug/13

the power - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/13 with charlie, rob

went too high on the traverse and had to rest by crawling into the cave, belly flopped over the top, sustained!
dr_botnik - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/13 with Charlie, Phil Taylor

had to rest on gear in the second crack.. placed to much gear and didn't read the sequence quickly enough. also missed the knee bar rest
strudles - Lead dog - 21/Jul/13 with Leo choi

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Jul/13

Slightly better performance than last time. Still need more stamina
gpcomps - 2nd dog - 16/Jul/13 with Chris Bridgland

Hardcore Pat - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13 with Timtim McTim

TimKnight - Lead dog - 13/Jul/13 with Dave Marshall

direct start
cragtyke - 2nd - 10/Jul/13 with Mark B, Ross

kim.mulji - Lead dnf - 07/Jul/13 with Nick

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jul/13

edd rab - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/13 with Ben Harding

popebenedictus - 2nd O/S - 04/Jul/13 with Edd Rab

cruised it until going round the corner, got a nice knee bar rest, then became really pumped in the next few moves up the side - its quite steep! Rested on gear before a head first/sideways belly flop finish under a flake. Very undignified but quite amusing for those watching! Ill be back.
The Norris - Lead dog - 29/Jun/13 with Gavin

Direct version
DavidR - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/13 with Holly Adamthwaite

Roberttaylor - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/13 with Liam Ingram

Liam Ingram - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/13 with Robert Taylor

HB1 - Lead rpt - 18/Jun/13 with KB

Became a bit of an epic, no individual move particularly difficult. Just requires more stamina to complete clean. I'll be back...
gpcomps - Lead dog - 11/Jun/13 with Mark L, poya

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/13

tomdadom - 2nd - 08/Jun/13 with ChrisP

Marq - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Kev

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/13

Probably my favourite route.
JHiley - Lead rpt - 02/Jun/13 with Zuzana

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/13

pog100 - 2nd - 19/May/13 with Cath Walton

NickJH - Lead - 19/May/13 with P Stridgen

mikealexpayne - Lead - 07/May/13

Mike Hegarty - Lead rpt - 02/May/13 with Dawn

Tamati - Lead O/S - May/13

Tamati - Lead O/S - May/13

Hidden - Lead - 20/Apr/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/13

Mowglee - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with Huw

jtree03 - Lead - 20/Apr/13 with Brother Al

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/13

TRFrost - Lead dog - 05/Mar/13 with R. Whittington

timmsy - Lead - 05/Mar/13 with David_Gledson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/13

ashtond6 - 2nd - 03/Mar/13

Wayne S - 2nd O/S - 17/Feb/13 with Dave

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - 2nd - 2013

Hidden - Lead - 2013

Gorgeous climbing. Consistent 5a on left face. Rested on cam in break
Double Knee Bar - Lead dog - 20/Oct/12 with Blanchie

Quite pumpy
tgeh - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/12 with Ethan

Direct Start
riddle - 2nd O/S - 14/Oct/12 with Tom Elliot

Ethan72 - 2nd - 14/Oct/12 with tgeh

Had to reverse and re climb the crack to get the rope unstuck from the block. Then fell off between the breaks because of not thinking about it properly. Cool climb tho.
JHiley - Lead dog - 07/Oct/12 with Callum, Carla

riff156 - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with Matt Crawford

quickdrawmcraw - 2nd - 22/Sep/12 with steve

Hidden - Lead RP - 16/Sep/12

Dan818 - Lead dnf - 09/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/12

hotfeet - Lead - 01/Sep/12 with Alex Pond

ash longreach - Sep/12

The Bad Cough - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/12 with John Sealey

jon22 - Lead - 26/Aug/12 with The Bad Cough

cookacat - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/12 with josh

Jeronimo - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/12

marcduhig - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/12 with John, Nicola

John Lewis - 2nd rpt - 12/Aug/12

andybirtwistle - Lead - 08/Aug/12 with Dennis Lee

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/12

cem - 2nd rpt - 22/Jul/12 with Johan Piper

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - 15/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Jul/12

Adil - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Stephen Tomlinson, John Tomlinson

David Kay - 2nd - 14/Jul/12 with Mel Michon

mattshort - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/12

mattpw - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/12

BLodge - TR - 27/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 25/Jun/12

A superb climb, a lovely traverse and then the big crack and reach to finish, I'll be back to try and lead it.
Andrew Lodge - 2nd - 25/Jun/12 with Steve

Graeme Hammond - Lead rpt - 20/Jun/12 with Jim

Lead on gavins gear after his go.
deacondeacon - Lead - 04/Jun/12

Knackered and fell on the last move on lead. Andrew led and I seconded. Must go back and lead properly.
gavinpeach - 2nd RP - 04/Jun/12 with Andrew Deacon

Goose4 - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12 with Chris Ince, Tom Adams, Jamie Townsend, Euan McKendrick

BEWARE- noticed that the block on the traverse seems to be displaced.
Hexman - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12 with Al Dixon

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jun/12

hotfeet - Lead - 26/May/12 with Tom Dudley

John Lewis - 2nd O/S - 20/May/12 with Claire Lee

Hidden - TR O/S - 20/May/12

minaturechris - Lead O/S - 20/May/12 with Stacey

Leelogs - 2nd O/S - 20/May/12 with Chris Gardner

Rich Kirby - 2nd - 12/May/12 with Ruth

Richard P Coates - 2nd O/S - 04/May/12 with Courty

Nickster - 2nd O/S - May/12 with alan Purgues

Rain prevented finish.
gripped01 - AltLd dnf - May/12 with Stew Boyce

Les Deakin - 2nd - 13/Mar/12 with Falko Rech

A very mixed route- slabs, traverses, cracks, laybacks- brilliant! Watch out for the no hands rest!
Twisty - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Byron Buck

begun on Auricle but couldn't commit to the move to get over the first bit of overhang so finished up this instead.
timmyhobby - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/12

Tony Kartawick - 2012

admackie - 2012

ianjfsutcliffe - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/11 with Kenny

Lenny - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/11 with Paul

climbing_wiggy - 2nd O/S - 29/Oct/11 with Leon

davewsargent - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11 with andy neath

Nigel Bond - 2nd - 04/Oct/11 with Bern Hardman

jw231 - 2nd - 01/Oct/11 with Mel Brown

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11

Brilliant - sustained but no hard moves in a great position
Rob84 - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/11 with Rob Adie

pumpy!
chris_B - Lead - 17/Sep/11 with Lou Atkin

louby - 2nd - 17/Sep/11 with Chris Burn

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Sep/11

cem - 2nd rpt - 03/Sep/11 with Dave Amos

Hidden - 2nd β - 03/Sep/11

The_Boy_ODwyer - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11 with Colin Harvey

robblowen - Lead dog - 27/Aug/11 with Chris, Jules

Hidden - 2nd dog - 27/Aug/11

Brilliant climbing, pretty pumpy once you step round the arete.
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11 with Rick Gibbon

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11

a bit tired at end of day, very good gear, moves and positions
caradoc - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/11 with john b

Really nice start, massive holds for traverse, faffed around putting too much pro in. Pro is good all the way up. Finishing holds are amazing. Loved this route. Mega rope drag with single rope though. Will Try direct start next time.....Oh yeah 2nd HVS of the year. WHOOP WHOOP
wishicud climbHVS - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/11 with my wife, she is nice.

Brannock - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11

Outstanding with the direct start. Very strenuous.
wild_nomad - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/11 with Kevin

Graeme Hammond - 2nd rpt - 28/Jul/11 with james pcc

Hidden - Lead - 28/Jul/11

felt a toughey. may just of been the wind and end of the day blues. good route though
stvredmond - Lead - 28/Jul/11 with Darren Ross

Run_Ross_Run - 2nd dnf - 28/Jul/11 with Steve

smollett - Lead - 24/Jul/11 with oliver

tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/11 with Ben 250, Andrew

Daniels735 - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/11 with Matt Foot

Hello pump
Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Rosie Henstock

Surprisingly good. Much better than it looks
Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/11 with Pete Finklaire

chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 21/May/11 with James Rees

Stig - 2nd rpt - 21/May/11 with Chris

pie_eater_pete - Lead O/S - 20/May/11

JRae - 2nd - 18/May/11 with A Saul

nickmattia - Lead O/S - 03/May/11 with ryan jones

LardClimber - Lead dog - 02/May/11 with Nic Dynes

thekendo - 2nd - 30/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11

Elsier - 2nd - 30/Apr/11 with Kenny, Ian

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11

crazy pierre - 2nd dog - 17/Apr/11 with Rory Juss

matthias13 - Lead - 16/Apr/11 with JamesA

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Apr/11

nice climbing, shame about the faffy ropework. Finishing jug is excellent too :)
JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Nick, Claire

llamaglama - Lead rpt - 10/Apr/11 with Nick, Jam

Hidden - 2nd dog - 10/Apr/11

Nick1812P - 2nd dog - 10/Apr/11 with Jamie

jwpil - 2nd rpt - 09/Apr/11 with Gordon

gordonday - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Jack

psychicbread - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/11 with Max

Danny Crump - Lead dog - 26/Mar/11 with Paul Greenhead, Andrew Porter, Sarah Pentelow

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11

John Roberts (JR) - Lead - 2011

PAJames - 2011

mwatson - 2011

adie84 - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10

donkster - 2nd O/S - 09/Oct/10 with jus

really awesome climb! very enjoyable, somewhat unique rest after getting around the arete..
rustaldo - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/10 with Kit Perry

Seconded with Matt. Pumpy Climb, bomber handholds but lack of feet placements. Interesting rest just after the traverse.
Chris Perry - 2nd O/S - 24/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/10

Found it very pumpy!
r@bag - Lead dog - 18/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Sep/10

My first climb in the pouring rain!
becster - 2nd - 11/Sep/10 with Rachel Goddard

Fran S8 - Lead - 05/Sep/10

brian watson - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/10 with scott titt

James_86 - 2nd O/S - 01/Sep/10 with Jake

Jacob k-d - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/10

all good pro and moves - made it harder for myself than I needed by faffing over expected hard moves which never arrived
pebbles - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with crofty

adam carless - 2nd rpt - 30/Aug/10 with Claire's mate Chris

Clean at second attempt, no hard climbing but a tad steep and tiring placing gear(hence rest o/s attempt),lovely climb one to do again.
shaun walby - Lead rpt - 30/Aug/10 with Ian Holtby

holters - 2nd - 30/Aug/10

needed to rest next time clean.
shaun walby - Lead dog - 21/Aug/10 with Phil West

Made the penultimate break then did lots of resting but didn't complete the climb.
Phil West - Lead dog - 21/Aug/10 with Shaun Walby

al123 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10

bigdrew - 2nd O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Lisa

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/10

LankyPaddy - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/10 with Austen Clark

Got pumped again, fell off with my hands in the top break due to a combination of it being a steep route and terrible rope drag around the corner- gears bomber at least
chrisclimber_1986 - Lead dnf - 25/Jul/10 with alkis, Chris Nawrat

Alkis - 2nd rpt - 25/Jul/10 with Chris Nawrat, Chris Aslin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/10

Dave Heaton - Lead - 14/Jul/10

Ed F - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10

Oliver Houston - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/10

Jack Whiteley - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Ollie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Jul/10

Excellent. Did start up arete. A bit pumpy, able to get semi rest up high.
andrea83 - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/10 with Peak CC

a great route
Pilch - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/10 with Graham

What an excellent route! Al did a superb job of it. The finishing crack felt steep but quite straightforward.
embob - 2nd - 27/Jun/10 with Alex

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jun/10

After failing to do crux of Auricle.
slacky - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/10 with Ben

Jonathan Hall - Lead - 23/Jun/10 with Sam Stringer

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/10

philboy - 2nd - 18/Jun/10 with paul h

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Jun/10

Pumped, but really nice easy moves.
jwpil - Lead dog - 15/Jun/10 with Mat

furry - 2nd - 13/Jun/10 with Dave C

DavidR - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/10 with Holly Adamthwaite

Fantastic route, gets harder the higher you get, pumpy and steep. Good moves, pretty technical. Best route of weekend.
manwithacam - 2nd - 13/Jun/10 with Joris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10

gets harder and harder, but fantastic climb!
Joris.Roulleau - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10 with Dan Metcalfe

Only led the second part, felt very sustained, had to rest before I could do the (admittedly easy) last move.
Alkis - Lead dog - 05/Jun/10 with Chris Aslin

seconded it after I tried to lead it but got too pumpred and hot
chrisclimber_1986 - 2nd β - 05/Jun/10 with alkis

Tez29 - 2nd β - 30/May/10 with Todd, Ivan

Rachel Slater - 2nd rpt - 28/May/10 with Chi Huo Cheng

Did to get the classic tick.
Chi Cheng - Lead rpt - 28/May/10 with Rachel Stater

bullwinkle - 2nd rpt - 15/May/10 with Jamie

keefe - 15/May/10 with Tansy

Hidden - Lead dog - 04/May/10

zappa - 2nd - 04/May/10 with ahcooper

chrisbussell - 2nd - 04/May/10 with Tim O'Neill

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10

Direct start
cem - 2nd rpt - 18/Apr/10 with Mark O'Neill

Goodstuff - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/10

Straightforward at the grade though needs small gear.
Jon_Warner - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/10

Just got way pumped on the crack so rested on rope once. Apart from that clean ascent
joe.91 - Lead - 17/Mar/10 with Olli Crudge

Rachel Slater - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/10 with Chi Huo Cheng

Chi Cheng - 2nd O/S - 17/Mar/10 with Rachel Stater

great route
Olli-C - 2nd - 17/Mar/10 with Joe Dobson

theotherpetehill - 2nd - 13/Mar/10

chrisallan - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/10

katyvose1 - 2010

Hidden - Lead dnf - 31/Oct/09

Very very pumpy!
BeccaSnowden - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/09 with Tom

Felt v tough for the grade (moves & pump)! Good though.
thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/09

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/09 with richard white

markfairbank - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/09 with Ian Moore, Ray Sharples

leon - Lead - 26/Sep/09 with Steven Davidson

Great route. Quite pumpy at the steep bit towards the end, but very well protected and if you don't take your time on it goes really well
brockers - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09 with rich cole

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Sep/09

tri-nitro-toulumne - Lead dog - 14/Sep/09 with Rob Truckle

Hidden - TR dnf - 12/Sep/09

disturbed_one51 - Lead - 12/Sep/09 with Max Richardson

Em66 - 2nd O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Mike

lukea - Lead O/S - Sep/09 with Olaf

Howling wind and rain. Ok up until I ran out of cams, the rope jammed solid just below the wet topout and the wild sketching started. Felt very hard and frightening in the circumstances. Cool route none the less.
jkarran - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Crispin, Matt

A truly bold and wild effort from James in equal conditions -wicked!
mattyork2 - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/09 with James Karran and Crispin

Hidden - Lead - 13/Aug/09

richorme - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/09 with Gary Woodburn

RalphC - 2nd - 02/Aug/09 with Ali

Alex Winter - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/09 with J. Iles-Smith

Keeps coming all the way to the top, really good route.
Si dH - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Gary

Ketu - 2nd rpt - 04/Jul/09 with Pete H, Charles M

Alan James - UKC and UKH - Solo - 27/Jun/09

I have finally vanquished my nemesis! I continually and gradually lost strength after moving up from from the block on the arete. By the time I reached the jug thread at the end of the rightwards traverse my arms were jelly and I could hardly hold on. Immense relief to pull over. Superb route - 4 stars!
Steve Waters, Mynydd - Lead - 23/Jun/09 with Alan Brook (Cooch)

Hidden - 2nd dog - 20/Jun/09

Despite positive holds and good gear, it felt like a battle once reaching the arete! Great knee-bar around the arete for a good rest before tackling the top section..
boulderholder - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Paul Taylor

great fun, mixed route, slabby then steep then airy, with great gear and great moves. On Johns gear (plus a bit of added)
lithos - Lead β - 13/Jun/09 with john byrne

tallsop - 2nd - 25/May/09 with Ed ratcliffe

Attempted lead, lowered off..too knackered. Clean on second.
Jim Slater - 2nd rpt - 25/May/09 with Tim Pearson

Ollie B - Lead O/S - 09/May/09 with J.Fatty

Dave Foster - 2nd rpt - 25/Apr/09 with Andy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/09

Dave Reeve - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/09 with Tony Payne

Got pumped and fell off top move. Had a rest then did it second go. First attempt at a HVS lead
mark20 - Lead dog - 05/Apr/09

brilliant route saving its best moves till last
Woodiee - 2nd O/S - 05/Apr/09 with Tom Pitchforth

Hard finish, nice route, pumpy
Sam1991 - 2nd O/S - 05/Apr/09 with Mark

One of those indoor style routes outdoors. Good moves on good holds. Just don't spend too long placing gear or you might not get to the top. Fantastic!
Jon Dittman - Lead - 05/Apr/09

deverett - Lead β - Apr/09 with Tom Everett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/09

With direct start up arete.
Andrew Barker - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/09 with Dan O'Flynn

hrgcb - 2009

Hidden - 2009

gillybon - Lead - 2009

Hidden - Lead - 18/Oct/08

jonka - Lead - Oct/08 with gareth

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Sep/08

sims - 2nd dnf - 20/Sep/08 with Nick

davidwright - 2nd β - 06/Sep/08

Initial crack better than it looks, decent rest on arete and nauseatingly steep and pumpy on the overhanging face. Wow!
Dave Foster - Lead O/S - Sep/08 with Carl

Superb route. The steepness of the final wall is a bit of a shock once you pull round onto it. Was plenty pumped at the top, but thankfully the traverse right is not too bad once started. If you are confident, flick gear out from first crack, and place bomber sling around the chock to remove possibility of rope drag.
Sankey - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/08 with Luke

Lev - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Emma Ross

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/08

metal arms - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/08

Andysomething - 2nd rpt - 24/Aug/08 with Colin Binks

tommytwotone - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/08

Tim M - Lead - 23/Aug/08 with Emma

climbergg - 2nd - 23/Aug/08 with cheesesarnie

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/08 with Marek

Go so pumped I couldn't finish! Top End
Hardonicus - Lead dnf - 20/Jul/08

Finished off the lead after Haydn got pumped. Clipped into bottom gear left in situ.
Alex Thompson - Lead β - 20/Jul/08 with Haydn Martin & Karl Walton

Another James - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/08 with Graham

Hidden - Lead dnf - 01/Jul/08

tlr - Lead - 24/Jun/08 with James Turnbull

smudge - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/08 with Rob

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/08

Matthallinan - Lead - 14/Jun/08 with Nicky Winn

direct start
Joe Dove - 2nd - 08/Jun/08 with kev

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/May/08

david morse - Lead - 24/May/08 with roper

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 20/May/08

markbenton - Lead - 20/May/08 with ggawthrope

russonly - 2nd - 18/May/08 with Paul

Hidden - Lead - 10/May/08

jimsrankin - Lead O/S - May/08 with Andy

victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 26/Apr/08 with Karl

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Feb/08

Hidden - Lead - 10/Feb/08

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/08 with Jon

lowersharpnose - Lead - 01/Jan/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2008

joese7en - 2008

Maciek - Lead dog - 03/Nov/07 with Andy C.

fizzy_elephant - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/07 with Nick Fletcher

dicky79 - 2nd O/S - 20/Oct/07 with Pete

Sidekick - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/07

Hidden - Lead - 07/Oct/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Oct/07

My first HVS. Got a bit pumped and was worried about a slightly dodgy cam I placed in the top break but managed to get it clean.
hailtryfan - Lead O/S - Oct/07 with AJ Bowley

al99 - Lead O/S - Oct/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead - Sep/07

LoopyLou - Lead O/S - Sep/07 with Helen Lear

gibbo38 - 2nd - 27/Aug/07 with george

Andrew Sloan - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/07 with Steve Grove

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Aug/07

Hidden - 2nd dog - 21/Aug/07

shoulders - Lead - 05/Aug/07

BallsofBritishSteel - Lead dog - 04/Aug/07 with Charles

cem - 2nd rpt - 04/Aug/07 with Rob Truckle

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 03/Aug/07

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Aug/07

tatz45 - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/07 with Mark Boden

Mick r - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/07 with Cragdog al

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/May/07

Hidden - 2nd dog - 28/May/07

cat22 - 2nd O/S - 26/May/07 with Mike

Hidden - Lead - 20/May/07

deverett - 2nd O/S - 19/May/07 with ieverett

Joe Dove - Lead - 05/May/07 with kev

ieverett - Lead dog - May/07 with David Everett

Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/07 with Phil Baxter

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/07

bullwinkle - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/07 with John

PanzerHanzler - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/07 with Nick Willis

Brown - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/07

Mr Sparkle - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/07 with Paul Phillips

Danos - Lead - Apr/07 with Jamie

MaccMark - 2nd - 31/Mar/07 with Val Young

kitkat78 - 2nd O/S - 03/Mar/07 with Graham P

Hidden - 2007

John Lisle - 2007

John Lisle - 2007

Daniel Armitage - Lead O/S - 25/Dec/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/06

russonly - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/06 with AndyN and Geoff-I

Jack Symmons - Lead - Oct/06 with Chris T

towdman - Lead dog - 30/Sep/06 with Graham Armitage

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 30/Sep/06

Graham Armitage - 2nd - 30/Sep/06 with towdman

Struggled on the first moves got pumped, fell, hard getting gear outhigh up needed rest on rope glad to finish with some semblance of control thank god I wasn't leading...
Andysomething - 2nd dog - 17/Sep/06 with Tony Worboys

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/06

adam carless - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/06 with Nick Smith - UKC

colin milton - Lead - 09/Sep/06 with horace

Awkward Thuggery!!!
peas - 2nd dog - 16/Aug/06 with Chris Ford

Hidden - Lead - 10/Aug/06

Joe Costello - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/06 with Matt

Daniel Wrightson - 2nd O/S - 02/Jul/06 with John eales

Nicos - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/06 with rich howels

very strenuous, rested on gear.top route
mark4344 - Lead - 10/May/06 with dave tourell

Stig - Lead O/S - 09/May/06 with Charlie Reade-Jahn

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Apr/06

ebunick - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/06 with Dr (Danger) John

jchenoweth - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/06 with ebunick

Hidden - Lead - 10/Apr/06

dan gibson - 2nd - 10/Apr/06 with AJ

Luke Brooks - Lead O/S - 26/Jan/06 with Rob Grant

Jon Greengrass - Lead dog - 2006

sdht - 2006

Skell - Lead O/S - 2006

mattwyles1 - 2nd - 2006

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Nov/05

ChrisBrooke - 2nd - 07/Oct/05 with John Inkpen

cornishben - 2nd O/S - Aug/05 with Chris Sims

chris sm - Lead O/S - Aug/05 with Ben Sutton

cem - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/05 with Miles Butteriss

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/05

Different Steve - Lead dog - Jul/05 with Caroline Goldsworthy

Hidden - Lead - 12/Jun/05

reg_measures - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/05

loonyclimber - 2nd - Jun/05

Budge - Lead O/S - 16/May/05 with Martin Gillie

Direct start
Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - May/05 with Alice Chaplin

Hidden - Lead - May/05

My Gravity - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/05 with Simon S

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/05 with Karl Walton

BruceW - Lead dog - Apr/05 with Jen

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Mar/05

Chris M - 2005

John Marsland - Lead - 09/Oct/04 with John Haslam

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/04

dannyboy83 - 2nd O/S - Apr/04 with Dad

SteveM - Lead - 25/Oct/03 with Tobs

chris warner - 2nd - Oct/03 with james raitt

Hidden - Lead - 30/Mar/03

Leofallon - Lead - 16/Mar/03

cem - Lead dog - 17/Feb/02 with Liam Mark

Hidden - 2002

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Nov/01

Boy - 2000

tuftynick - Lead - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/99

Hidden - 30/Jun/96

Roget - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/95

IanD353 - Solo O/S - Feb/94

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/91

Mark Kemball - Solo - 29/Nov/82 with Paul Clark, Paul "Curly" Williamson

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jul/82

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Aug/80

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Voting
Total votes cast 343
hard E10 of 117
E10 of 117
easy E10 of 117
hard HVS20 of 117
HVS92 of 117
easy HVS4 of 117
hard VS1 of 117
VS0 of 117
easy VS0 of 117
hard 5b0 of 116
5b0 of 116
easy 5b2 of 116
hard 5a32 of 116
5a75 of 116
easy 5a6 of 116
hard 4c1 of 116
4c0 of 116
easy 4c0 of 116
3 Stars90 of 110
2 Stars17 of 110
1 Star2 of 110
0 Stars1 of 110
Bag of .....0 of 110
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Style of ascent

Soloed8 of 482 (1.7%)
Lead270 of 482 (56.0%)
Followed173 of 482 (35.9%)
Toproped4 of 482 (0.8%)
Alt Leads2 of 482 (0.4%)
Unknown25 of 482 (5.2%)

'Climbed'155 of 482 (32.2%)
clean O/S227 of 482 (47.1%)
clean β10 of 482 (2.1%)
clean rpt33 of 482 (6.8%)
clean RP2 of 482 (0.4%)
dogged41 of 482 (8.5%)
dnf11 of 482 (2.3%)
Unknown3 of 482 (0.6%)