38m. Starting from the cave entrance just right of Balch's Slide, move up and cross loose ground to reach the slab; then take a direct line to the top. Spaced protection.

P Clarke, E Findlay 11/Apr/2002

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Elmando 3 Aug Lead Climbed with Charlotte
Climbed with Charlotte
kiwi boy 27 Jun Lead β Harder on the lead but still low end of vs
with Trevor cruise
Harder on the lead but still low end of vs
with Trevor cruise
TrevorCruse 27 Jun 2nd
with Andy Hill
with Andy Hill
kiwi boy 8 Jun 2nd rpt Repeat way easier than the vs advertised.
Repeat way easier than the vs advertised.
Hidden 8 Jun Lead O/S
Eeep 8 Jun 2nd
with d_b
with d_b
Adrian Daniels 4 May Lead rpt
Steve Webster 4 May 2nd rpt
Caroline_Brinkworth 21 Apr -
reece.robinson 21 Apr Lead rpt
with James Shaunessy, Caroline_Brinkworth
with James Shaunessy, Caroline_Brinkworth
Sam O'Rourke 14 Apr Solo O/S
Hidden 30 Mar Lead
joeurwin 23 Mar 2nd O/S
with DaveX
with DaveX
DaveX 23 Mar Lead O/S
Dave Cundy 27 Feb -
with Brian Mullan
with Brian Mullan
eddbeale 3 Nov, 2018 Lead O/S
tomaburns 21 Oct, 2018 2nd β George pulled out a huge rock near the top and heroically climbed with it to the top to avoid killing us below him
George pulled out a huge rock near the top and heroically climbed with it to the top to avoid killing us below him
Christoofar 5 Oct, 2018 TR O/S TR Solo - practice using shunt for first time
TR Solo - practice using shunt for first time
riddle 29 Sep, 2018 2nd O/S
with plilley
with plilley
Marti999 25 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
with AlexD
with AlexD
AlexD 25 Sep, 2018 2nd
Carl.HECC 9 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
reece.robinson 9 Sep, 2018 2nd O/S
Hidden 9 Sep, 2018 2nd O/S
Mayaculpa 23 Jun, 2018 TR
with Mike Rotraxion
with Mike Rotraxion
ollylegg 9 Jun, 2018 2nd
with Josh Bratchley, anyack
with Josh Bratchley, anyack
Josh Bratchley 9 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S Not much gear...
Not much gear...
anyack 9 Jun, 2018 2nd
Jim blackford 15 May, 2018 Solo O/S even if theres no gear (didnt look) it cant be more than HS. Easier than balchs slide!
even if theres no gear (didnt look) it cant be more than HS. Easier than balchs slide!
Twiggy Diablo 29 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with Ling
with Ling
dbm 21 Apr, 2018 TR rpt
Mayaculpa 21 Apr, 2018 Lead
with Melzquest, Kate, dbm
with Melzquest, Kate, dbm
markfromstoke 20 Apr, 2018 2nd
luke43 20 Apr, 2018 Lead
Steve Neads 20 Apr, 2018 Lead
Mayaculpa 25 Feb, 2018 TR
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
Mayaculpa 24 Feb, 2018 TR
with Mike Rotraxion
with Mike Rotraxion
jjwolf 20 Feb, 2018 Lead
namasdave ??, 2018 Lead
daclayton87 ??, 2018 Lead O/S
Donny M 6 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
with Bob the Sendor
with Bob the Sendor
Mayaculpa 13 Aug, 2017 TR
Mayaculpa 8 Jul, 2017 TR
with Mike Rotraxion
with Mike Rotraxion
superturbo 20 Jun, 2017 Solo
with Tom
with Tom
RWB1986 10 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
Reesclimbs 10 Jun, 2017 2nd O/S
with RWB1986
with RWB1986
Jan Hofheiz 9 Jun, 2017 Lead
with Sue
with Sue
beardy mike 4 May, 2017 Lead
AndySL 26 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S The grade says it all. Might as well have been solo.
The grade says it all. Might as well have been solo.
Mark_shack 23 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
BBEENN 15 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
steve_gibbs 9 Apr, 2017 2nd O/S
myrddinmuse 25 Mar, 2017 2nd O/S Adequate name for a route that's a real piece of shit.
Adequate name for a route that's a real piece of shit.
steve-grigg 25 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Jan, 2017 Lead
Hidden ??, 2017 -
Mayaculpa 9 Oct, 2016 TR
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
Bob M 5 Oct, 2016 2nd Not VS - easier than Balch's Slide.
Not VS - easier than Balch's Slide.
scott titt 5 Oct, 2016 Lead
with Bob M
with Bob M
WaterMonkey 14 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
with Neil
with Neil
ScottTalbot 14 Aug, 2016 2nd Steve led the route, me and Alice followed up on separate ropes, removing respective gear. I'm not entirely sure of the ascent style, as it's only a partial second!?!
with Alice, Fatclimber
Steve led the route, me and Alice followed up on separate ropes, removing respective gear. I'm not entirely sure of the ascent style, as it's only a partial second!?!
with Alice, Fatclimber
Fatclimber 14 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with ScottTalbot, Ali
with ScottTalbot, Ali
Hidden 7 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
leland stamper 4 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with BU6330
with BU6330
wilsers 3 Aug, 2016 TR Much easier climbing than the direct route of Balch's Slide which is supposed to be the same grade. Only did it on top rope as last climb of the evening and the rope was there after the ab down from Balch. Would be okay lead but there weren't a lot of places to put gear...
with poops
Much easier climbing than the direct route of Balch's Slide which is supposed to be the same grade. Only did it on top rope as last climb of the evening and the rope was there after the ab down from Balch. Would be okay lead but there weren't a lot of places to put gear...
with poops
Hidden 3 Aug, 2016 TR O/S
Hidden 19 Jun, 2016 TR
Hidden 19 Jun, 2016 TR
Jimkato ?Jun, 2016 -
Jimkato ?Jun, 2016 Lead
with Matt Walker
with Matt Walker
nikki_a_swan 15 May, 2016 2nd
with NaCl
with NaCl
SteveLobley 15 May, 2016 TR O/S First time trad climbing
with corine hines
First time trad climbing
with corine hines
Hidden 15 May, 2016 Lead O/S
cgcook ?May, 2016 2nd
with George
with George
Lukemeehan 13 Apr, 2016 Solo O/S
Lukemeehan 13 Apr, 2016 Solo O/S
Mayaculpa 31 Mar, 2016 TR
with Mike Rotraxion
with Mike Rotraxion
Mayaculpa 28 Feb, 2016 TR
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
Seraphic8x 7 Feb, 2016 2nd O/S
Mike Roger ??, 2016 -
edmundro 22 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
crater 11 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
with nicky
with nicky
Mayaculpa 4 Oct, 2015 TR
with John Roadnight
with John Roadnight
Hidden 7 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 7 Sep, 2015 2nd
beckett45 27 Jun, 2015 2nd O/S middle section great nice slab but dirty start and finish
with Scott
middle section great nice slab but dirty start and finish
with Scott
Hidden 20 Jun, 2015 Lead
lukerathmell 19 Jun, 2015 2nd
markfromstoke 20 May, 2015 2nd
with Terry
with Terry
gingerbex 9 May, 2015 2nd rpt
with Legs
with Legs
Legs 9 May, 2015 Lead O/S Felt a bit more like a solo until I got a bit of shoddy gear in. Climbing over the black Quartz is of interest.
Felt a bit more like a solo until I got a bit of shoddy gear in. Climbing over the black Quartz is of interest.
AEH ?May, 2015 Lead
Rob Morgan 22 Mar, 2015 Lead
with Louis
with Louis
markfromstoke 18 Mar, 2015 Lead
with Terry
with Terry
Hidden 28 Oct, 2014 2nd
Hidden 28 Oct, 2014 Lead
Mayaculpa 12 Oct, 2014 2nd
with dbm
with dbm
dbm 12 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
Mayaculpa 4 Oct, 2014 Lead
Mayaculpa 26 Sep, 2014 TR
with Mike Rotraxion, Alan Thorne
with Mike Rotraxion, Alan Thorne
Mayaculpa 21 Sep, 2014 TR Easy Climbing not much pro. A bit loose at the top
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
Easy Climbing not much pro. A bit loose at the top
with Kate, Mike Rotraxion
deepstar 18 Aug, 2014 Solo
with P. Shunt
with P. Shunt
Hidden 28 Jul, 2014 2nd O/S
deepstar 28 Jul, 2014 Lead
with David and Jack Bradbrook
with David and Jack Bradbrook
Moritz L 26 Jul, 2014 2nd O/S
with Stefan, rylett
with Stefan, rylett
deepstar 22 Jul, 2014 Solo
with P. Shunt
with P. Shunt
shaunleonard 29 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S
with ianlaw
with ianlaw
Hidden 29 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
Tom Harper 16 Jun, 2014 Solo Still a bit of lose rock despite the traffic on the route
Still a bit of lose rock despite the traffic on the route
winter hill1 12 May, 2014 TR
with amanda morgan
with amanda morgan
kiwi boy 4 May, 2014 2nd O/S Nice climb one to repeat on lead. Better than the slide. Good gear for aliens or small cams
with pablo
Nice climb one to repeat on lead. Better than the slide. Good gear for aliens or small cams
with pablo
Mlongman 3 May, 2014 AltLd O/S
with Ben Lipczynski, Matt Taborda
with Ben Lipczynski, Matt Taborda
Hidden 3 May, 2014 Solo
KatOstrich 29 Mar, 2014 Lead 3 pieces of dodgy gear, probably would have decked. otherwise nice
with Tash
3 pieces of dodgy gear, probably would have decked. otherwise nice
with Tash
Tristypants 15 Mar, 2014 2nd Climbing felt very easy, pro a little better than description implied I think
with Helen Eden
Climbing felt very easy, pro a little better than description implied I think
with Helen Eden
Chris Homewood (Swindon MC) 15 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
with Petrina Brown
with Petrina Brown
gjh 8 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
shim ?Mar, 2014 2nd
Chris Homewood (Swindon MC) ??, 2014 Lead β
with Petrina Brown
with Petrina Brown
Hidden 28 Dec, 2013 Solo O/S
Hidden 11 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
sarahrowlands 7 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
richardsavill 7 Oct, 2013 2nd
Hidden 31 Aug, 2013 Lead
reece.robinson 31 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
with Phil Wallam
with Phil Wallam
Phil Layton 22 Aug, 2013 TR O/S Climbed three times
with Ms Grigri
Climbed three times
with Ms Grigri
Steve Webster 21 Jul, 2013 Lead
Adrian Daniels 21 Jul, 2013 2nd
with John Parrott, Steve Webster
with John Parrott, Steve Webster
illwizod 7 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
with Emma Bush
with Emma Bush
Hidden 28 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
bradholmes 21 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
with cbonner
with cbonner
Hidden 21 Apr, 2013 2nd O/S
Hidden 6 Apr, 2013 Solo rpt
Hidden 6 Apr, 2013 2nd
cpoad 12 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with John S
with John S
Hidden 19 Jul, 2012 Lead
Hidden 19 Jul, 2012 2nd O/S
Hidden 4 Jun, 2012 2nd β
Hidden 4 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 27 May, 2012 Lead O/S
wurzelinzummerset 15 Apr, 2012 2nd
gingerbex 15 Apr, 2012 2nd
with Nick Eaton
with Nick Eaton
lazzaw 1 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
with Jason Wilber
with Jason Wilber
Hey Jude 11 Mar, 2012 2nd O/S Cleaned the gear as she went. Not bad for 8yrs old!
Cleaned the gear as she went. Not bad for 8yrs old!
ape1980 11 Mar, 2012 Lead
Hidden 13 Nov, 2011 TR O/S
mikeydee135 7 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S not worth doing, felt very uneventful, unchallenging and fruitless
not worth doing, felt very uneventful, unchallenging and fruitless
Hidden ?May, 2011 Lead
blum 10 Apr, 2011 2nd O/S Tom lead I seconded.
with Tom Starks
Tom lead I seconded.
with Tom Starks
Hidden 29 Mar, 2011 Solo O/S
bpmclimb 27 Mar, 2011 TR rpt Spaced gear and loose rock.
with Shunt
Spaced gear and loose rock.
with Shunt
Hidden 20 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
nick hawkins 12 Oct, 2010 2nd
wilf 15 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
with nick f
with nick f
cas smerdon 24 Jul, 2010 Lead
Hidden 24 Jul, 2010 2nd
cas smerdon 21 Jul, 2010 2nd
with mark joyce
with mark joyce
Matt02003 ?Aug, 2009 Lead
halfwaythere 4 Jun, 2009 Lead
nick hawkins 4 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with peter
with peter
upontop 19 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S one bit of gear after 10 metres, soloed for the other 35
with Chris
one bit of gear after 10 metres, soloed for the other 35
with Chris
colin milton 13 Apr, 2009 2nd
with chris dew
with chris dew
Hidden 22 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
CosmosKey 21 Sep, 2008 2nd O/S
with Rick & Frank
with Rick & Frank
Hidden 21 Sep, 2008 2nd O/S
SteWatkins ?Aug, 2008 -
chockstone ?Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
with Tom Foster
with Tom Foster
Hidden 16 Feb, 2008 TR O/S
Lady Lou Lou ?Feb, 2008 Lead O/S
with Peter Tecks
with Peter Tecks
ian d f ??, 2008 Lead
Matt Tranter 22 Sep, 2007 Solo
with Mark Ward.
with Mark Ward.
guy xavier percival 22 Aug, 2007 Solo O/S
with none
with none
deklan ?Aug, 2007 Lead
Hidden 17 Feb, 2007 Lead
Hidden ??, 2007 -
JamieAyres 19 Mar, 2006 2nd O/S
Hidden 19 Mar, 2006 Lead O/S
gripped01 ?May, 2005 Lead O/S
with Dan Graves
with Dan Graves
cornishben ?Jan, 2005 Lead
Hidden ??, 2005 -
Hidden 19 Sep, 2004 2nd
Hidden 19 Sep, 2004 Lead O/S
Dunthemall 23 May, 2004 Lead O/S
with H
with H
Digger 22 Jun, 2003 Lead O/S
with Sarah Nield
with Sarah Nield
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