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Ticklists: Avon sub-VSes, South West Climbs for a Northerner.

ljkenny 26/Nov/17 Lead O/S
with Jacek
El Capitan 26/Nov/17 -
with ljkenny
BrizzleChris 17/Sep/17 Lead O/S

Lead up to a tree directly above start. As Flo seconded she stumbled into a wasps nest I had ignored and got badly stung. Polished and run out climb

with Charlie, Flo
Burleyg 14/Sep/17 2nd

Climbed with Muny & Donna - a bit polished in places :(

with Muny Baborovsky
Legs 31/Jul/17 AltLd
Rob Morgan 31/Jul/17 AltLd
with Max
Euan Todd 25/Jul/17 Solo O/S
c357 13/Jun/17 Lead O/S
DanJennings 25/May/17 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/May/17 Lead
Wendy Watthews 25/May/17 2nd O/S

Dans first lead

TGHB 25/May/17 2nd O/S
mattharper 05/May/17 Lead O/S
with Cara
lusonavigator 01/May/17 Lead

Sparse on gear. Worrying that the smallest wires got used at first placement

RWB1986 23/Apr/17 Lead rpt
Reesclimbs 23/Apr/17 2nd
with RWB1986
kmcmonagle 08/Apr/17 2nd
with Sam Dicks
SamDicks 08/Apr/17 Lead O/S
Phil Murray 27/Mar/17 TR rpt
with Tim Tett
RWB1986 25/Feb/17 Lead O/S
with Manton
Manton 25/Feb/17 2nd
with RWB1986
Climbingspike ??/2017 -
Jim blackford 15/Oct/16 Solo
with Kieran
Rachael88 08/Sep/16 2nd
with Adam
BStar 08/Sep/16 Lead rpt
Trevers 08/Sep/16 2nd rpt
with Rachael, BStar
BStar 22/Aug/16 TR rpt

Some eliminate line between Syph and the VDiff

with Shunty McShunt
Hidden 24/Jul/16 Lead
sus 23/Jul/16 Lead O/S
That Dude With The Beanie 22/Jul/16 Lead O/S

Setting up TR for others.

Katsmiff 16/Jul/16 Lead O/S

Easy climbing

with Anthony Lauderdale
Angrypenguin 05/Jul/16 Solo O/S
Anouk Spelt 15/May/16 -
Trevers 06/Apr/16 AltLd rpt

Nice easy climbing but on some very polished rock. Led through the top section which I'm not entirely sure is part of the route

Ian Stirrups 05/Apr/16 2nd
with Matt, Tony Rafael
Paul Baxter 28/Mar/16 Lead O/S

Easy climbing, very little gear, even less good gear.

zruobing 28/Mar/16 2nd
Hidden ??/2016 -
laurence_falconer ??/2016 Solo
Mike Roger ??/2016 -
steve-grigg 29/Dec/15 Lead rpt
with Chris Norris
Hidden 29/Sep/15 AltLd O/S
thompsonjr21 16/Aug/15 2nd O/S

Testing out climbing in a 3

AshBarnes 16/Aug/15 2nd O/S

Jake first, me second, gravy third .

with Jake, Gravy
JGriffiths 16/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/15 Lead
Hidden 11/Aug/15 2nd
Hidden ?/Aug/15 2nd O/S
Trevers 22/Jul/15 Lead

Think I completed the route? Bouldery start then fairly straightforward

with Lara
Ian Stirrups 21/Jul/15 2nd

Typical Avon severe - easy climbing, poor gear

with Sue
dsm80 23/Jun/15 TR O/S

Nice easy climb

colinkeb 25/May/15 Lead
with john presley
Tom Seccombe 18/May/15 Lead O/S
with max goodman
Phil Murray 13/May/15 AltLd rpt

Led to bolts ; Pete led through. Very slippery at crux!

with Pete Blacow
Hidden 04/May/15 2nd rpt
Hidden 04/May/15 Lead rpt
Jim-Roberts-1987 29/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Tony McPhillips
nottommo 22/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Phil Murray 14/Apr/15 Lead rpt

Very polished at crux. Enjoyable!

with Paul Deaton
leland stamper 07/Apr/15 Lead rpt

Rich left nuts in . Princes Trust cleaned them before I realised. Buggar.

with Rich Minchin
Rob Morgan 21/Mar/15 Lead
with Win
Larey 25/Feb/15 Lead O/S
with Emily dawes
JoeE 16/Jan/15 Lead O/S
with Ashley Barnes
AshBarnes 16/Jan/15 AltLd O/S
matt_claydon 31/Dec/14 2nd O/S

Climbed to retrieve gear from aborted attempt at a rather wet Simian.

Hidden 19/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Mackinclimb 29/Sep/14 Solo
Hidden 25/Sep/14 Lead
Paul_southgate68 13/Sep/14 Lead O/S
JamesRich 27/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with Adam Vaslet
Alex Winter 08/Aug/14 Solo O/S
Phil Murray 26/Jul/14 TR rpt

BLOC BMC / Avon festival. Tried out injured pulley finger. NOt a good idea - crux seemed very stiff & polished att the grade. Lucky to get away with it. These routes aren't much good are they?

BStar 17/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Extremely polished, no gear for the first 6 meters at least. Nice little climb though for a short route.

with Dan Carron
FernandoHidalgo 15/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jul/14 2nd rpt
karenhh 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Tom Brierley Gore 01/Jul/14 2nd rpt
AndyRogers 01/Jul/14 Lead rpt

Nice climbing if a little run out.

with ianlaw
Feeling bold 25/Jun/14 2nd O/S
with Neville
Hidden 21/May/14 Solo O/S
Deary65 26/Mar/14 Lead O/S

Easy route. Not very exciting. Quite polished.

Hidden 15/Mar/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 29/Dec/13 Lead O/S
AndyRogers 29/Dec/13 2nd O/S
with ianlaw
badgerjockey 20/Oct/13 Lead O/S

Not great in the wet...

with Chris H
Hidden 18/Oct/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Neil Gay 26/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Nikki Riches
Hidden 13/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Aug/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/13 2nd O/S
steve_gibbs 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S
maresia 06/Aug/13 Lead rpt
with Sina Ali
leland stamper 29/Jul/13 Solo O/S

Does it count as clean onsight if you climbed it 30 years ago. Very excited to have soloed this high again. Didn't think it was any more polished than 30 years ago.

Hidden 09/Jul/13 Lead
Loubylou 08/Jul/13 Lead

Alicia's first outdoor climb

with Alicia Whitaker, Phil Harris, Ben Ashley
Hidden 25/Jun/13 Lead O/S
wilsers 19/Jun/13 TR O/S

Whilst waiting for Chris another group turned up (Carly, John and Mel) and set u a top rope on Syph. So we took turns on their rope and they on ours. Very polished start but simple enough climbing. The challenge was to find the holds that weren't polished. Would be happy to lead next time.

with Chris Brown
Hidden 31/May/13 Lead
Hidden 14/Apr/13 2nd
jayyaj 14/Apr/13 Lead
pheotleyr 23/Mar/13 TR rpt

with some direct versions. just because the rope was already hanging down...

with Mirco Traxion
cwildblood 13/Feb/13 Lead O/S
Cheese Monkey 28/Jan/13 Lead O/S

Rubbish, HVD at most too

with Iain
Mark Salter 06/Dec/12 Lead
with Chris Shorrock
crispycodd 25/Nov/12 2nd O/S

It was raining quite heavily and starting to get dark! Still quite an enjoyable route.

Neil Morbey 08/Nov/12 Solo
KitRabbette 29/Oct/12 Solo O/S

Got bored while teaching Jon and Lauren abseiling and some outdoor technique. Not a hard route!

Psych ?/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Stanners 14/Aug/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 11/Jul/12 Lead
Quarryboy 28/Jun/12 Solo O/S

Soloed in order to test out my new helmet camera whilst waiting for Guy to give us a lift to a proper crag.

George Frisby 22/Jun/12 Lead O/S
riff156 17/Jun/12 Lead O/S
climbingchippie 17/Jun/12 2nd
Hidden 24/May/12 Lead
Ross B 05/May/12 Lead rpt
with Kevin
Sam Mitchell 14/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Will Bourne
pheotleyr 14/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Mar/12 Lead
Ragingpossum 11/Mar/12 Solo rpt

First ever solo

sam.sam.sam.ferguson 20/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with Steph
Steph Roberts 20/Feb/12 2nd O/S
with Sam
Bobby Pearson 17/Feb/12 Lead

Good warm-up

with Tim Pearson
climbingchica 07/Feb/12 TR O/S

not sure if this is the route or did some of this route - had not guide book with us

stafford101 22/Jan/12 2nd rpt
Ragingpossum 22/Jan/12 Lead

Very similar to Idleburger Buttress but with less gear available.

with Chris Stafford
Ross B 07/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Phil Connock
fragglerock 11/Dec/11 Lead O/S

Barefoot, wet-weather send.

evilweed 11/Dec/11 Lead O/S
with Dan
Sam Mitchell 08/Oct/11 TR O/S
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Lead rpt
HarryB 01/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Jonny
Hidden 01/Oct/11 2nd
Jonny Raines 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
mpc 29/Sep/11 2nd O/S
Becky H 29/Sep/11 2nd O/S
ron244 29/Sep/11 Lead rpt
Katherine Ross 29/Sep/11 Lead O/S

Polished and quite run out, but I didn't think it was any harder than Idleburger Butress.

with Cameron Smith, Becky Hampshire
joedoherty 01/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/11 2nd
Hidden 31/Aug/11 Lead O/S
DerwentDiluted 21/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 01/Aug/11 Lead
groliver26 29/Jul/11 Lead O/S
jon_ridley 29/Jul/11 2nd O/S
Rory Southworth 19/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Gabe Oliver
SteveRyan 12/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Rob Pattison
Hidden 09/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
j miller 29/Jun/11 Lead O/S
petermurdoch 23/Jun/11 TR
jas128 15/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Jun/11 2nd dnf
Hidden 02/May/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 28/Apr/11 Lead
hutchay 28/Apr/11 2nd
hutchay 26/Apr/11 Lead O/S
elizabetha 26/Apr/11 2nd
mikeydee135 12/Apr/11 TR O/S
Ruth ND 12/Apr/11 TR
Lil_Pete 25/Mar/11 Lead rpt
with Carly Michaels
Andrew Bangs 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Monkey
stafford101 13/Mar/11 Solo rpt
SamuelHarris 13/Mar/11 Lead
stafford101 09/Mar/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 02/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Feb/11 Solo O/S
stafford101 20/Feb/11 Lead rpt
stafford101 19/Jan/11 Lead rpt
steve-grigg ??/2011 Lead O/S
JamesColeman ??/2011 Solo rpt

Climbed many times. Was met at the base by many police after soloing - someone had reported a 15 year old stuck on the cliff - turns out they meant me!

lostinmidlands 24/Nov/10 2nd O/S

In the dark, unless you count the street lamps. The leader had a head torch, though.

Hidden 17/Oct/10 TR
Hidden 17/Oct/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 17/Oct/10 TR O/S
TDembrey 16/Oct/10 Solo rpt
stafford101 16/Oct/10 TR
JamesRich 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Paul Rich
Ally Smith ?/Aug/10 Sent
Hidden 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S
crossdressingrodney 27/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Not protected at all for the first 8 metres or so. A single crack offers a decent pair of nuts

with Julian
TDembrey 25/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with Jana
kiwi boy 28/Jun/10 TR rpt

Too polished in places where it come close to bolted top rope route

with Greg K
beetleb00 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Second left my Rock 1 jammed lowish down. Didn't have time to retrieve it.

rbyrne84 19/Jun/10 Lead

Lead, polished start, little pro throughout.

sweenyt 17/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Dunx 24/May/10 2nd O/S
with Shell, Joe M
joeym 24/May/10 Lead
sbc 24/May/10 2nd O/S
with Joe M, Dunx
Number Two 22/May/10 Lead β

Again, scarce on protection, but a fun climb.

with Melanie McDowell
Hidden 26/Apr/10 Solo O/S
TDembrey 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Rob
Clay C 22/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Sam R
R_W_M 17/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with Eleri
jez_springall 14/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Chris Chapman
Hidden 08/Apr/10 Lead O/S
ron244 08/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Peter Bird
Braintax ?/Mar/10 Lead
R_W_M 20/Feb/10 2nd
with Eleri
Hidden 20/Feb/10 Lead rpt
hutchay ?/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with Dave Nicholl
TR909 ??/2010 Lead
Phil PBC ??/2010 -
pembrokeshirecaver 31/Oct/09 Solo

used to get the rope up to the bolts to toprope the E4

Hidden 25/Oct/09 TR
nick hawkins 11/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Climbed in drizzle, moved right to finish up the arête

Hidden 07/Aug/09 AltLd rpt
Hidden 31/Jul/09 TR O/S
sdkoutdoor 18/Jul/09 Lead
with That Guy!
suffolknick 08/Jul/09 2nd

Polished like a melonfarmer.

with Paul
kiwi boy 01/Jul/09 TR
with mike
Hidden 30/Jun/09 AltLd O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/09 Lead O/S
aipattison 10/Jun/09 Lead O/S
catemuir 10/Jun/09 2nd
maresia 28/May/09 2nd rpt
with Annabel Canaven
Hidden 24/May/09 TR rpt
Hidden 12/May/09 Lead
PaulWatson 23/Apr/09 Lead

no problems, but shiney. Apparently a lot of my gear came out - worrying!

with Rosy
Hidden 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Monk 28/Feb/09 Lead
with PerrinT
PerrinT 28/Feb/09 2nd
with Monkey
Hidden 21/Feb/09 TR
FayeG 14/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Netty (toproped it afterwards)
maresia 24/Jan/09 Lead O/S
with Billy
maresia 24/Jan/09 2nd rpt

Billy's first ever trad lead

with Billy
Shonkhor 24/Jan/09 Lead rpt

1st lead after seconding it

with Ben
Hidden 10/Jan/09 Lead
Hidden 10/Jan/09 2nd
Hidden 10/Jan/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Dec/08 2nd O/S
suunto12 03/Dec/08 Lead O/S
richardadventurecafe 22/Nov/08 Lead

Lead to the Belay Bolts - then top roped for partners - Sam Humphrey also...

with andrew mclaughlin
Bobby Pearson 28/Sep/08 Lead
nicksdavies17 28/Sep/08 2nd
Hidden 18/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Sep/08 Lead O/S
PaulWatson 02/Sep/08 Lead O/S

Poor route, just the last S ticked off at Sea Walls. Polished to hell by topropers etc.

with Alistair, Dan
Poco Loco 22/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Guy Pomeroy
Hidden 10/Aug/08 2nd O/S
sdkoutdoor 08/Aug/08 2nd
with That Guy!
Hidden 30/Jun/08 TR O/S
fishinwater ?/Jun/08 2nd
with Bald eagle
Hidden ?/Jun/08 TR
lizannday ?/Jun/08 2nd
with Ewan Richards
Ewan Richards ?/May/08 Lead
with LizD
martinazando ?/Apr/08 Lead
with Paul Lydin
Hidden 30/Mar/08 Lead O/S
thomasadixon 21/Mar/08 2nd rpt
with Will
Robfromcornwall 23/Feb/08 Lead

As a warm up. Took a big fall because I am dumb.

with Sophie Schweyer
rh5980 13/Feb/08 Lead
with Marcus Slee
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
scorpia97 ??/2008 -
Ian Parnell 28/Nov/07 Solo β
CarolineH 17/Nov/07 2nd
with Gareth and Amy
Protheroe 17/Nov/07 Lead O/S
with Caroline Hunt and Amy
amy S 17/Nov/07 2nd
with Protheroe
No-chalk Nailer 20/Oct/07 2nd
Humpty Dangler 20/Oct/07 Lead O/S

No more difficult than the polished V Diff of Idleburger Buttress. Little challenge, less merit, just loads of polish. Barely worthwhile as a warm up.

CarolineH 15/Sep/07 2nd
Circus 13/Aug/07 Solo O/S
markshobbrook 12/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/07 2nd O/S
Dan 85 29/Jun/07 2nd O/S
with Jonny
Hidden 03/Jun/07 Lead O/S
jh5638 22/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Neil Ferguson
Tamlyn 08/Apr/07 AltLd O/S
with Mark Somerfield
Hidden ??/2007 2nd O/S
lizzie789 07/Oct/06 TR O/S
with Emma
Hidden 07/Oct/06 TR O/S
ISavage 23/Sep/06 Lead O/S

Excellent climb, weather great. Dogiest part was the first 4m or so. Pro was good. Best belay point is quite a way from the nearest anchor.

with AndyM
andy mcc ?/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Arifa Chakera
deanster01 08/Aug/06 Lead O/S

A direct and polished line, moreso than other Avon Gorge climbs. Of no particular interest.

with Laurie Neale
Shezzer 23/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Simon Brown
Sean Bell 21/Jul/06 2nd
with rob
Hidden 21/Jul/06 Lead
Jethro ?/Jul/06 Lead
with Tom Bouquet
pattisonr ?/Jun/06 -
with Matt
rotsoscooper 29/Apr/06 Lead
with Karen and Tom
Hidden 29/Apr/06 2nd
chiverstom 12/Mar/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jan/06 Solo O/S
beardy mike ??/2006 Lead O/S
with unknown
Tamlyn ??/2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2006 -
thomasadixon ??/2006 Lead O/S
Bristoldave ??/2006 Lead O/S
dpmUK 17/Aug/05 Lead O/S
ron244 27/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Peter Bird
Epic Ebdon 15/May/05 Lead O/S

Polished as sin

with Molly Thompson
mol 15/May/05 -
phsharpy ??/2005 Solo O/S
with Bethan Davies
Hidden 21/Aug/04 Lead
BALD EAGLE 30/Jun/04 Lead
with Phillipa Beale
jakeclimber ?/May/04 Lead
with Rupert Rosedale
Paz ??/2004 Solo O/S
JamieAyres ?/Sep/03 2nd rpt
Richard Hall ??/2003 Solo

Dont know when or with who. Probably 2003/4. Have soled several times, including in big boots with rucksack.

Lev 05/Oct/02 Solo rpt
simon kimber ??/2002 Solo O/S
Lev 27/Oct/01 TR O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/01 2nd
alan moore ??/2000 -
Ally Smith ??/2000 -
John Southworth 20/Nov/99 Solo O/S
guy xavier percival ??/1999 -
DavidR 29/May/98 2nd O/S
with Martin
Hidden ??/1996 -
mike fenwick ?/Jul/95 Solo
jim_randell 10/May/95 Solo rpt
jim_randell 10/May/95 Solo rpt
jim_randell 30/Apr/95 Lead rpt
with DG, DR
jim_randell 20/Aug/94 Lead rpt
with BOC
jim_randell 01/Dec/91 TR O/S
jim_randell 01/Dec/91 TR rpt
Mal Grey ??/1990 Lead O/S
Bullybones ??/1987 Lead
JamieAyres ?/May/85 Solo rpt
pete johnson ??/1985 -
duncan ?/Sep/82 Solo O/S
leland stamper ?/Nov/80 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/1976 Solo
alpboy57 ??/1974 -
with Si Pryce
tapley 28/Oct/73 Lead
with Alison Tapley
Nigel Bond 19/Aug/73 Solo
Steve Woollard ??/1973 Lead O/S
Bolt Phobia 25/Jun/72 Lead
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