left of nain, not in the new guidebook as too late for inclusion, the name Zimba is painted on the rock at the base of the climb, but is in fact named Cariad

c goody Nov/2011


ClimberDateStyle
Hidden 24/Jul TR
Darron 20/Jul -
magsb 18/Jul Lead rpt
with Paul F
Phil West 16/Jul Lead β

After Chris. With his QDs left in.

with Chris Tan
Chris wilson 15/Jul Lead
with Joan
Hidden 10/Jul TR
Dirty Knees 10/Jul TR O/S
Hidden 04/Jul Lead rpt
*superchilled 02/Jul Lead
Jamie77 ?/Jul Lead O/S
michael burrows 20/Jun Lead rpt
with margaret duggan, Leanne Cassidy
DanielleMarie 19/Jun Lead O/S
climbingrev 19/Jun Lead O/S
with Gag Newsome, Craig Goldie, Stu Gillespie
Hidden 15/Jun Lead O/S
LJJ77 12/Jun TR
with Dave Brown
Hidden 11/Jun AltLd
pauline_chester 11/Jun Lead O/S
with Darren
Hidden 10/Jun Lead O/S
broc 10/Jun Lead O/S
with lukef
Stixy 03/Jun Lead O/S
with Stump
netboy 29/May Lead O/S
Kitty27 28/May Lead O/S
with Mike
salexc 27/May Lead O/S
with Rosi Sexton
chris ginge 23/May Lead O/S

with graham

Hidden 21/May 2nd
BradDodd 21/May Lead
Hidden 09/May TR dog
emlynroberts 09/May Lead
with Rob Hopes, Jo Hopes, Astilath, Matadoors
Astilath 09/May TR
John Holden 07/May 2nd
with Claire Tinnon, Steve Bulman, Dan Bulman
Tom Hopkinson 05/May Lead O/S
Michelle Mitchell 05/May 2nd
sbattams 17/Apr Lead
Jack Manfredi 15/Apr -
with Dad
TMTSZ 14/Apr Lead O/S
Ron Rees Davies 10/Apr Lead dog
Hidden 10/Apr Lead rpt
Prof. Outdoors 06/Apr TR
with Wendy
roundabout 31/Mar Lead
with Tony
ianstevens 23/Mar Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Mar Lead O/S
nicholsonharry 08/Mar Lead
SGD 01/Mar Lead rpt

I still think this is toughest route on this wall. 5+ and stiff at that.

Ron Rees Davies 21/Feb Lead
Hidden 21/Feb Lead rpt
Hidden 19/Feb Lead rpt
sallygal29 23/Jan 2nd O/S
Hidden 02/Jan Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Dec/16 Lead
andy007 03/Nov/16 TR O/S

Hardest part is the start up to the mantle at 3m

with Jon
Jonno 03/Nov/16 Lead O/S
with Andrew
Jamiewalkerjones 23/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Declan
Christoofar 17/Oct/16 Lead β
Hidden 08/Oct/16 Lead
hreynolds 25/Sep/16 TR
Hidden 21/Sep/16 Lead rpt
Mike Bovill 13/Sep/16 TR O/S
pablojoneres 10/Sep/16 TR
with Alex Bell
Phil Layton 05/Sep/16 Lead O/S

on bolts

with Pete Frost
Albanian 29/Aug/16 Lead
with Lee
steveriley 24/Aug/16 Lead
with Dan
Si 17/Aug/16 Lead

Working

LukeT27 14/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Aeron
AndyCarts 08/Aug/16 TR O/S
JonesE 08/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Matt
matthewhayes120 08/Aug/16 2nd O/S
jennysknight 08/Aug/16 TR

PYB warm up

Mattypy282 08/Aug/16 Lead O/S
AliceJS 08/Aug/16 Lead dog
Caroline Furey 08/Aug/16 Lead
with AliceJS
Mags 08/Aug/16 TR O/S
Robert Whitby 07/Aug/16 AltLd
with Darran McKrystal
Phil Bullock 07/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Sophia
Fletch168 05/Aug/16 TR
Hidden 03/Aug/16 Lead
Hidden 03/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Aug/16 Lead
paulsross 02/Aug/16 Lead
with John Roberts
BroganCoates 02/Aug/16 TR dnf
Hidden 01/Aug/16 -
Ranaz 30/Jul/16 Lead
with Daisy , Sapphire
TheSingularity 27/Jul/16 Lead O/S
arthurraffle98 25/Jul/16 TR
with Plas y Brenin
bobstones 16/Jul/16 Lead O/S
magsb 05/Jul/16 Lead rpt
with CK
karly54 29/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Maxine
Otis 22/Jun/16 Lead
Oldbro3 15/Jun/16 Lead
with Ricky
Hidden 12/Jun/16 Lead
EBridges ?/Jun/16 Lead
michael burrows 19/May/16 Lead rpt
with Chris Klotz
paul-jay 15/May/16 Lead O/S
with simon
Chris Manasseh 15/May/16 Lead
with Hannah Carrington
jvarmstrong 15/May/16 -
with andy
Albanian 15/May/16 Lead O/S
with Paul Jordan
wynniemandela 15/May/16 Lead
Nomes 14/May/16 Lead
wolfkayak9 14/May/16 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/May/16 Lead rpt
pauldrew 08/May/16 Lead
with Sandra Cvetko
tombo 05/May/16 Lead O/S
Gez12390 04/May/16 Lead O/S
Climbster 01/May/16 Lead O/S
with Vick, Ian
Bloke on a Rope 01/May/16 Lead O/S

Blah!

with Vic, Matt
Hidden 01/May/16 Lead O/S
col3 23/Apr/16 Lead rpt

Up to ledge under 2nd bolt is quite scary but not as bad as I feared! Great after.

with Sydney, Luc, Paul
Paul1 23/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with Luc, Nicole
magsb 22/Apr/16 Lead rpt
crater 11/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with alastair
Chownsy 10/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with Si Holding, Chloe Pickering
Hidden 25/Mar/16 TR O/S
pinkjojo 25/Mar/16 TR dog
michael burrows 22/Mar/16 Lead
with ryan cassidy
Andrew Sullivan 05/Mar/16 TR
DannyPritch96 05/Mar/16 TR O/S
with Drew
davieschris 05/Mar/16 TR O/S
pauldrew 10/Jan/16 Lead
Ewan Russell 05/Jan/16 Lead O/S
with Henry Logg
Hidden ??/2016 TR β
Ron Rees Davies 29/Dec/15 Lead
with Tizz
Hidden 10/Nov/15 Lead
AliceGB 01/Nov/15 TR

Siobhan led, tricky start but lovely climbing once on the arete :)

with Siobhan
Siobhan Vye 01/Nov/15 TR
with AliceGB
lrac666 31/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Bullybones 11/Oct/15 Lead
with Linda F
Derek Furze 09/Oct/15 Lead
with Duncan Parker
prwalker 20/Sep/15 Lead

Tricky move around the bulge just past the first bolt - went left.

with Jo Paulger
Andy Fielding 20/Sep/15 Lead
with Andy Barker
ritchierich 16/Sep/15 Lead rpt
with Jean Davis, Wyn Price
Hidden 09/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Luke Jones 06/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/15 2nd
TraverseKing 05/Sep/15 -
GargoyleFeet ?/Sep/15 Lead O/S

first sports climbs in 12 months - great little crag, good climbing

with Claire
thecruxclimber ?/Sep/15 2nd
magsb 31/Aug/15 Lead rpt
with Paul F
sedeki 31/Aug/15 TR
with magsb
mr mills 20/Aug/15 Lead
with Chris
the.proud.man 18/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Marty Wall
afx22 16/Aug/15 Lead
Gecko2k 12/Aug/15 Lead O/S
samnbuk 08/Aug/15 Lead O/S
tommicass 07/Aug/15 Lead O/S
magsb 05/Aug/15 Lead O/S
jacob shieldhouse hadley 27/Jul/15 TR O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/15 Lead rpt
Ron Rees Davies 18/Jul/15 Lead
with Tizz
Hidden 03/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Amy Hare 02/Jul/15 Lead O/S
yossarian714 02/Jul/15 Lead β
with Nigel Blandford, Carl Smethurst
Steven1993 02/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Carl Smethurst 02/Jul/15 2nd
Emily93Mobley ?/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Mattlamb90 12/Jun/15 Lead rpt
with SarahC
Hidden 12/Jun/15 TR β
BLodge 08/Jun/15 Lead
goodboy 04/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Otis 03/Jun/15 Lead
conor 18 ?/Jun/15 Lead
peachos 31/May/15 Lead O/S
Rotorslap 31/May/15 Lead O/S

A great left and right hand hold below the first bolt. Great little problem after the first bolt keeping to the left side. Quite a lot of rope drag from the lower off on the rock at top. Great rock formations.

with peachos
Hidden 23/May/15 Lead O/S
Lil 17/May/15 Lead
ads 17/May/15 -
handofgod 17/May/15 Lead O/S
sbattams 04/May/15 Lead
alicee 11/Apr/15 Lead
evansliam 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Awinter 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Maria Merry 28/Mar/15 Lead RP
Jani_J 22/Mar/15 2nd
with Erik
ErikWaskiewicz 22/Mar/15 Lead rpt
with Matt, Jana
Dunc S-B 21/Mar/15 AltLd
Dunc S-B 21/Mar/15 AltLd
with Sam S-B, Shifty
helehan 01/Feb/15 TR β
climbing son 01/Feb/15 Lead
GouldHarry ??/2015 -
Jack Manfredi ??/2015 -
Charlotte Nelson 19/Oct/14 Lead
with clare, chrissy, Gavin
Chrissy202 19/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Clare
ah2013 12/Oct/14 Lead RP
with George, Richard
Barrez 03/Oct/14 Lead rpt
with Robboj
Robboj 03/Oct/14 2nd
evansliam 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Maz142 07/Sep/14 Lead
Hidden 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Sep/14 TR
Hidden ?/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Jim Malo 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Mark
Roger Cruse 16/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Kris
Eifion Lloyd Jones 31/Jul/14 2nd

led with quickdraws already in place - redpointed??

with nick
hugo5000 26/Jul/14 -
CallumSnell 24/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Daniel Poulain 24/Jul/14 Lead
emlynroberts 13/Jul/14 Lead

tricky move by first bolt

with Karoliina Koivisto
Hidden 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
scottaraya 29/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 24/Jun/14 Lead
John Brayshaw 23/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Fran
P Rogers 23/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Kay
ErikWaskiewicz 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S
wolfkayak9 22/Jun/14 Lead
Matadoors 22/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 12/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 03/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 03/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 27/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/May/14 Lead
Jani_J 25/May/14 TR rpt
with Matt
Matadoors 25/May/14 Lead rpt
shed_hed 17/May/14 Lead O/S
with Catherine Lawrence
EeFu 09/May/14 Lead O/S
tommy 06/May/14 Lead
with john davies
michael burrows 29/Apr/14 Lead rpt
daveagriff 29/Apr/14 Lead
with Chris Brookes
vix 26/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Lorna
AdamH 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
jimecallaw 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Keiran O'Mahony 09/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Sri
DARREN HICKS 01/Apr/14 Lead β
Matadoors 29/Mar/14 Lead
Jani_J 29/Mar/14 TR
with Matt, Emlyn
emlynroberts 29/Mar/14 Lead
pauldrew 21/Mar/14 Lead
Hidden 21/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Lucylou19 10/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Rampikino 09/Mar/14 Lead
with Cat, MMC Various
Rob Davies 11/Jan/14 Lead
with Phil Ashton, Neil Hyde
Jason Evans ??/2014 Lead
with Jamie, Mark Evans
Ayla26 ??/2014 Lead
Pete_Frost 11/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Double Knee Bar 25/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Kay 02/Oct/13 2nd O/S
ChristineLouise89 03/Sep/13 Lead rpt
with Scott
TraverseKing 25/Aug/13 -
Hidden 15/Aug/13 Lead O/S
vinspin 07/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 23/Jul/13 Lead rpt
Barrez 22/Jul/13 Lead rpt
qwidgibo 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
keith Lonsdale 07/Jul/13 Lead
with Ann Lonsdale
Hidden 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Luke Owens 04/Jul/13 Lead O/S
michael burrows 03/Jul/13 Lead rpt
with Alun Ward, martin worthy
danpyrs 26/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Lead rpt
Darrengold 28/May/13 Lead O/S

Used these routes as warm ups due to a lengthy layoff because of injuries

with Michelle
nb148 19/May/13 Lead
with Nicola Aldren, John Foster, Yin Yeung, Nicky Bloor, Craig Bailey, Stu Owen
Jules 210681 13/May/13 -
Hidden 13/May/13 Lead
Hidden 13/May/13 Lead
Hidden 13/May/13 TR
due 07/May/13 Lead
Gecko2k 05/May/13 Lead O/S

Good clean enjoyable climb, but right top bolt a little lose.

wolf.leeb 05/May/13 Solo O/S
with The Ladies, Alexis
Steve Woollard 29/Apr/13 Lead
Hidden 21/Apr/13 Lead
herman0055 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Jenny
Hidden 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
detritus 12/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Any loose bolt issues sorted but whoever painted 'zimba' on the crag, please stop ruining things. Take some paper and a crayon next time you want to doodle…

Ben T@ylor 12/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Nice warm up, loose bolts have been tightened. Not sure why someone has actually written Zimba at the start though: its obvious enough without spoiling the crag...

with Alex wright
dianna.wright 24/Feb/13 2nd O/S
with Robin Chebsey, Tom, Tamsyn, Olly, Mark
vinspin 06/Jan/13 Lead
with ritchie
ritchierich 06/Jan/13 Lead O/S
with Vinny
JamesB195 05/Jan/13 Lead
adam clarke 05/Jan/13 Lead O/S
with James Hulme
gazj1986 ??/2013 Lead
Hidden ??/2013 Lead O/S
morgan91 22/Nov/12 Lead
Zekurion 19/Oct/12 Lead O/S
TJ Mather 19/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/12 Lead
Hidden 06/Oct/12 Lead O/S
sheelba 13/Sep/12 Lead
Storm Hunter 09/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Rhi Rhi 01/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Matt
partz 01/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Zane_18 ?/Sep/12 Lead O/S
magicmartin ?/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Loved Zimba. The top out is nice.

Hidden 28/Aug/12 2nd
dianna.wright 27/Aug/12 TR
with Ali
Rafian 27/Aug/12 TR O/S
michael burrows 14/Aug/12 Lead rpt
with ryan cassidy
barni 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Ami
Hidden 08/Aug/12 Lead O/S
snappychick 08/Aug/12 TR
M0untainM0nkey 08/Aug/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 31/Jul/12 2nd
Will Williams 31/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Ched 28/Jul/12 TR
Wyn Bach 28/Jul/12 TR O/S

liked this one, lead it next time.

with Ched
Ched 28/Jul/12 TR
Hidden 22/Jul/12 TR
hedgehog77 18/Jul/12 Lead
raji 11/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with dan
jandyd05 11/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Ian Warren
Fatclimber 07/Jul/12 Lead
with Self Belayed
Lizzie S ?/Jul/12 -
Hidden 28/Jun/12 2nd O/S
emlynroberts 28/Jun/12 Lead
with Paul Emmett
stoo2k 25/Jun/12 Lead O/S
rockjedi 25/Jun/12 Solo
lampie 24/Jun/12 -
M0untainM0nkey 10/Jun/12 Lead β
snappychick 10/Jun/12 TR
beardlesssumo 06/Jun/12 TR O/S
dianna.wright 05/Jun/12 TR β
with Mark
beardlesssumo 05/Jun/12 TR O/S
tomdadom 05/Jun/12 Lead
with Lora Jones
SamStokes 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
M0untainM0nkey 27/May/12 TR β
hill2k 27/May/12 Lead O/S
philski46 27/May/12 -
snappychick 27/May/12 TR β
sheelba 24/May/12 Lead
Hidden 24/May/12 Lead O/S
fizzychewitt 24/May/12 Lead
with Jayne
Blackgoby 24/May/12 Lead O/S
with Tracey
Hidden 23/May/12 Lead rpt
eddie coughlin 23/May/12 Lead O/S
M0untainM0nkey 13/May/12 Lead O/S
snappychick 13/May/12 TR
Dave Richards 11/May/12 Lead O/S
with sjbrook
sjbrook 11/May/12 Lead O/S
guy757 11/May/12 -
Hidden 06/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 06/May/12 Lead O/S
Darron 22/Apr/12 -
davegs 15/Apr/12 Lead
with Jon Goodwin
Darron 15/Apr/12 -
ches 13/Apr/12 Lead
twem 13/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with James Twemlow, Mark Fisher
Hidden 11/Apr/12 Lead O/S
eburki1 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S
jimecallaw 07/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Adam
ianwikeley 06/Apr/12 Lead
DaveJ 11 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S

The New First Bolt was loose... Tightened up, but check before climbing, Not convinced on the rounded hangars that have been used on this climb, one lower off hangar also loose, didnt manage to tighten this up with anything other than by hand.

emlynroberts 05/Apr/12 Lead
with Jacob Roberts
Hidden ?/Apr/12 Lead
chlobach 27/Mar/12 -
naughtybadboy 25/Mar/12 Lead
with Paul Gibson
Katex 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Chloe
ashsleight 22/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Frazer Mathias
ches 18/Mar/12 Lead
twem 18/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Rampikino 13/Mar/12 Lead
with Cat
Jules 210681 12/Mar/12 2nd
Zoomer 12/Mar/12 Lead

1st bolt missing.

flyinfrenchy 10/Mar/12 Lead O/S
col3 10/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Quite an odd route. After I did it, when someone else was climbing, the first bolt hanger popped off. Luckily the climber was past the third bolt at this point and had not fallen. Don't climb until someone checks the bolts!

with Paul
Hidden 08/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Gaffalynch 08/Mar/12 Lead O/S
michael burrows 04/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Mattlamb90 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with Tibbett
tommy 21/Jan/12 Lead
joe.ohare ??/2012 Lead β
Jonesdben ??/2012 -
hollybank ??/2012 Lead O/S
with Helen
Barrez ??/2012 Lead
Robbie 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Michael Sutemire
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