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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Flavio 7 Jul Solo O/S
JendeHoxar 7 Jul Solo O/S
with Flavio
with Flavio
Hidden 22 Jun AltLd O/S
skinne 3 Mar Lead dnf Climbed as a three with me leading Dan and Pete on two tails. Climbed up wet, slimy rock on the first pitch, and lost feeling in fingers with storm Freya rolling in; we bailed from blocks above the first belay niche, just as the snow got heavier.
Climbed as a three with me leading Dan and Pete on two tails. Climbed up wet, slimy rock on the first pitch, and lost feeling in fingers with storm Freya rolling in; we bailed from blocks above the first belay niche, just as the snow got heavier.
ndm 23 Jun, 2018 Lead
Ian1001 23 Jun, 2018 -
Paulo H 23 Jun, 2018 AltLd
with Nick, Norb, with Stu
with Nick, Norb, with Stu
Wizzy 7 May, 2018 Solo O/S
Matt Smith 9 Aug, 2017 AltLd O/S P 1, 3, 5 and 6 (last two together). Really not that great a route. Traverse was nice but everything else pretty forgettable. Someone will have a bad accident on the dubious blocks of p5 one day.
P 1, 3, 5 and 6 (last two together). Really not that great a route. Traverse was nice but everything else pretty forgettable. Someone will have a bad accident on the dubious blocks of p5 one day.
Hidden 9 Aug, 2017 AltLd O/S
mike lawrence? 8 May, 2017 Solo
Amy121 27 Aug, 2016 AltLd Pitch 2 & 4. Found a sheep in the middle of pitch 4!
Pitch 2 & 4. Found a sheep in the middle of pitch 4!
mikestr555 27 Aug, 2016 AltLd
biggianthead 24 Aug, 2016 -
with C
with C
NickR ?Aug, 2016 AltLd
JonLongshanks 31 Mar, 2016 AltLd O/S I led P1 and 3, and a scrambly bit to the top. Matt ran a few together - he was getting back into things... a dodgy belay... :S . Bit cold at first. Traverse pitch in the sun was the best.
I led P1 and 3, and a scrambly bit to the top. Matt ran a few together - he was getting back into things... a dodgy belay... :S . Bit cold at first. Traverse pitch in the sun was the best.
MJTheobald97 31 Mar, 2016 AltLd O/S
Mike Roger ??, 2016 -
Harry Ellis 3 Jul, 2015 -
with james gibson
with james gibson
Jamie Brown 23 May, 2015 AltLd O/S Led pitches 2 (scrappy and loose in places) and 5 (great moves with loads of exposure). Glorious weather.
with Mike Shaw, Donal
Led pitches 2 (scrappy and loose in places) and 5 (great moves with loads of exposure). Glorious weather.
with Mike Shaw, Donal
john jennings ??, 2015 AltLd
with Andy
with Andy
drew8connelly ??, 2015 -
Gordon W ??, 2014 AltLd O/S got a bit lost
got a bit lost
Hidden ??, 2014 -
chris skipton 29 Sep, 2013 AltLd O/S A cracking climb, on a great day.
with erica
A cracking climb, on a great day.
with erica
erica 28 Sep, 2013 AltLd O/S
GPN 9 Jul, 2013 AltLd
with net
with net
net 9 Jul, 2013 AltLd Led first pitch and traverse pitch.
with GPN
Led first pitch and traverse pitch.
with GPN
Andy Chadwick ??, 2013 -
Gerry_Doncaster 23 Sep, 2012 AltLd A superb outing. Not the best route aesthetically but the large ammounts of heart stopping exposure gave it an excellent big mountain feel. Leading the 4th pitch traverse was the highlight for me.
A superb outing. Not the best route aesthetically but the large ammounts of heart stopping exposure gave it an excellent big mountain feel. Leading the 4th pitch traverse was the highlight for me.
Andrew Knight 24 Mar, 2012 AltLd O/S
TJ Mather 24 Mar, 2012 2nd O/S my first multi-pitch (5/6 Pitches). Climbed with Andrew Knight on SUMC trip.
my first multi-pitch (5/6 Pitches). Climbed with Andrew Knight on SUMC trip.
A Reid 1 Oct, 2011 AltLd
with John Temple
with John Temple
FergusNorrie 23 Aug, 2011 2nd O/S
crossdressingrodney 23 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
Simon Caldwell 30 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S To avoid repeating the middle grassy pitches, we abbed off the top of Arete Chimney & Crack to do the last pitch of Gordon & Craig's, then walked down to the bottom, did the first pitch, and abbed off!
with lithos
To avoid repeating the middle grassy pitches, we abbed off the top of Arete Chimney & Crack to do the last pitch of Gordon & Craig's, then walked down to the bottom, did the first pitch, and abbed off!
with lithos
lithos 30 Jul, 2011 AltLd all the right pitches, not necessarily in the right order ! 2,3 then an to 4,5 the 1 and ab off ! turns out i led them all !
all the right pitches, not necessarily in the right order ! 2,3 then an to 4,5 the 1 and ab off ! turns out i led them all !
sjbrook 3 Jul, 2011 AltLd O/S Possibly a record for the longest assent of Gordon and Craig route, 5-6 hours. Climbed with 3 on half ropes and two seconds. 1st pitch went fine with Dave leading, 1st pitch of Arête Chimney and Crack looked better climbing. 2nd pitch, lead by me wasn’t great climbing with lots of grass and loose rock, may have been slightly off line. 3rd pitch Dave leading, some confusion about the route lead us to the left and not the right, this put us into Abrahams Route, a grassy gully with one difficult move required to get us back on route. A change of belay position meant it was more convenient for Dave to lead the 4th pitch, the Gordon and Craig traverse (Dave loves a Traverse). The traverse is crossed by many other routes and it was necessary for Dave to wait to pass a pair on what I think was Eliminate A. This pitch took between 1.5 and 2 hours and taught us an important lesson in planning alternative escape routes. The traverse was exposed and I felt nervous while seconding as I was shivering from the cold of standing for nearly 2 hours. By this time we were all very cold in the shade on Dow and so I lead the last two pitches in one. Pitch 5 was great, this made the route for me, by the time I had got up the ramp I was warming back up and my head was back in the right place, which was fortunate as the moves round the corner were very exposed and delicate. The 6th pitch was easier with some nice moves on the ramp before topping out. In summary the top 3 pitches of the route were worth it, I’m sure the chimney on the 3rd pitch would have been good had we found it, lessons learnt; plan escapes/alternatives and use them, take a spare layer and possibly a little food and drink if there is a chance you could be a long time.
with Jeremy, Dave Richards, PMC
Possibly a record for the longest assent of Gordon and Craig route, 5-6 hours. Climbed with 3 on half ropes and two seconds. 1st pitch went fine with Dave leading, 1st pitch of Arête Chimney and Crack looked better climbing. 2nd pitch, lead by me wasn’t great climbing with lots of grass and loose rock, may have been slightly off line. 3rd pitch Dave leading, some confusion about the route lead us to the left and not the right, this put us into Abrahams Route, a grassy gully with one difficult move required to get us back on route. A change of belay position meant it was more convenient for Dave to lead the 4th pitch, the Gordon and Craig traverse (Dave loves a Traverse). The traverse is crossed by many other routes and it was necessary for Dave to wait to pass a pair on what I think was Eliminate A. This pitch took between 1.5 and 2 hours and taught us an important lesson in planning alternative escape routes. The traverse was exposed and I felt nervous while seconding as I was shivering from the cold of standing for nearly 2 hours. By this time we were all very cold in the shade on Dow and so I lead the last two pitches in one. Pitch 5 was great, this made the route for me, by the time I had got up the ramp I was warming back up and my head was back in the right place, which was fortunate as the moves round the corner were very exposed and delicate. The 6th pitch was easier with some nice moves on the ramp before topping out. In summary the top 3 pitches of the route were worth it, I’m sure the chimney on the 3rd pitch would have been good had we found it, lessons learnt; plan escapes/alternatives and use them, take a spare layer and possibly a little food and drink if there is a chance you could be a long time.
with Jeremy, Dave Richards, PMC
Dave Richards 3 Jul, 2011 AltLd O/S
with sjbrook, Jeremy
with sjbrook, Jeremy
nia 11 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Paul Boggis ??, 2011 AltLd
Hidden 2 Oct, 2010 2nd
Hidden 2 Oct, 2010 Lead
Hidden 8 Sep, 2010 AltLd
Hidden 15 Jun, 2010 AltLd O/S
MALTEAZER ?May, 2010 2nd
Ken Taylor ??, 2010 -
Hidden 12 Sep, 2009 AltLd O/S
Ghastly Rubberfeet 12 Sep, 2009 AltLd Led P1 P3 P6
with Stuart Halford
Led P1 P3 P6
with Stuart Halford
barney@helmshore 6 Jul, 2009 AltLd
with Simon and Bruce
with Simon and Bruce
daveyji ?Jul, 2008 AltLd
with Chris Wilson
with Chris Wilson
Hidden ??, 2008 -
auld al ?Jun, 2007 AltLd O/S
wushu 1 Apr, 2007 2nd O/S
ieverett ?Sep, 2006 AltLd O/S
with Liz Moreno
with Liz Moreno
murray ?Aug, 2006 AltLd O/S
Hidden 4 Jun, 2006 AltLd
Hidden 23 Apr, 2006 AltLd
Hidden 23 Apr, 2006 AltLd O/S
jim robertson ??, 2006 -
Hidden 10 Jun, 2005 AltLd
Paul-Michael 15 May, 2004 Lead O/S
with Paul Nurse
with Paul Nurse
steve prior ?May, 2003 AltLd
with Andy C
with Andy C
Hidden ?Apr, 2002 -
Hidden ?Jun, 2000 -
Hidden 27 Jul, 1999 Lead O/S
Neil Conway ??, 1999 Lead O/S
with Dave Cowling
with Dave Cowling
babymoac 29 Aug, 1998 AltLd
with cem
with cem
cem 29 Aug, 1998 AltLd O/S
jim_randell 21 Mar, 1998 AltLd O/S
with MB
with MB
stewart murray ?May, 1997 AltLd O/S
with Pete Middleton
with Pete Middleton
DavidEvans ??, 1996 Lead Climbed sometimes in the 90's
Climbed sometimes in the 90's
charliesdad ?Sep, 1995 AltLd O/S
with Martine
with Martine
EddieA 8 Jul, 1995 Lead O/S
with Fergus, Simon W
with Fergus, Simon W
Raggar 13 Aug, 1994 Lead
with Jo G
with Jo G
Sean Kelly ?May, 1992 Lead Instructing clients from Ghyll Head OPC on some Dow classics
Instructing clients from Ghyll Head OPC on some Dow classics
Bob 14 Sep, 1990 Solo O/S
Rog Wilko ?Sep, 1989 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
with Debbie Wilkinson
Martin Bennett 6 Jul, 1987 - John's 1st ever climb
with John Considine
John's 1st ever climb
with John Considine
PeteCheung ??, 1987 AltLd
Hidden ??, 1987 Lead
Steve Crowe 19 Oct, 1985 Solo Only the first half, escaped off.
Only the first half, escaped off.
Hidden 2 Jun, 1985 Lead
Andy Say 30 Jun, 1984 Solo
Hidden ??, 1981 -
Hidden 19 Oct, 1980 Lead
nige ??, 1980 AltLd
with kevin hunt
with kevin hunt
uphillnow 20 Jun, 1976 Lead Working. With school pupil
Working. With school pupil
rogerskews ??, 1976 AltLd
with Martin Coward
with Martin Coward
Hidden 6 Jun, 1970 AltLd O/S
Hidden 19 Jul, 1965 Lead
Seymore Butt ??, 1965 -
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