Hidden 18/Jun AltLd O/S
Ben lad 03/Jun -

Louise lead 1 and the green green traverse. Whole thing quite damp or dripping and really wonderful! I'd like to go back for a bone dry ascent

with Louise
TomTeece 26/May AltLd O/S

lead 2,4,6

benclimbing 26/May AltLd O/S

Excellent route. 5a move right at the start of pitch 3 was bold! I only managed to place a micro wire to protect it. Bone dry today, not a route to be done in the wet!

Dave Latimer 26/May AltLd O/S
steely 25/May AltLd O/S

P1,3&7. Fabulous mountain day. Route in perfect condition.

with luke armitage
Olli-C 06/May AltLd

Amazing route! 4 stars. Some tricky moves and a few bold bits.

joe.91 06/May AltLd

Cracking day out, while route was bone dry! Best VS multipitch in the Lakes maybe?

Jonno30 21/Sep/16 AltLd dnf

Got to the top of the second pitch which was really wet and very slippery and found a newish sling that someone had used to escape. Did the same as it looked like it still needs a good few days to dry.

AshWhitehead 21/Sep/16 AltLd dnf

too wet to finish

with Jonno30
spenser 18/Jun/16 AltLd O/S

What an utterly fantastic route! Was too far right for the first 4 pitches, once we found the terrace the route finding simplified and we were able to really enjoy the climbing which was fantastic!

with Tim Sellears
Simonfarfaraway 04/Jun/16 AltLd

led P1,3,5,7. Nice route, leaving me 'thirsty' for more... (I forgot my water bottle!)

Little B 04/Jun/16 AltLd O/S

Dry in more ways than one... Nice P2 and P7 made the route very worthwhile.

with Simon
paultgraham 28/May/16 2nd O/S
with Hedd
scottidog 15/May/16 AltLd O/S
with Hugh Jordan
mountain musher ??/2016 AltLd
67hours 17/Oct/15 AltLd O/S

Led P2,4,5,7. I definitely got the better pitches, sorry Ross. Took a line on P1 slightly further right that the FRCC guidebook suggested to avoid all of the grass!!

Hidden 17/Oct/15 AltLd O/S
cpforbes 23/May/15 AltLd O/S
Tim Rodgers 23/May/15 AltLd
joermann 21/Apr/15 AltLd
RUDIN.J.D.H 13/Sep/14 AltLd

Route was quite green is places and route finding was difficult at times, especially using the Topo from the Lake district "selective guide". Not a route to attempt if wet, since a few sections require traversing across grassy wet ledges. Final pitch is fantastic massive crack line which allows multiple no-handed rests. Make the adventure to find it worth while. Good route and nice positions. led P1,P3,P5

with Paul Rudin, Mike Mason
Hidden 12/Sep/14 2nd O/S
net 24/Aug/14 AltLd

Lead all the non-4c pitches. Top corner pitch was brilliant. Whole route was really pretty dry!

with George
GPN 24/Aug/14 AltLd

Brilliant route - brilliant day out. Proper climbing!

with Annette
piersnewton 25/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

lead pitch 2,4,6,8

ollyroberts 25/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Pitches 1,3,5,7. Short crux moves start of pitch 3, but hardest pitch is p2 in my opinion.

brockers 25/Jul/14 AltLd

led p2, p3, p5 and the lovely corner great route

Hidden 24/Jul/14 AltLd
Hidden 01/Jun/14 AltLd
Hidden ?/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Em66 ?/Jun/14 AltLd
with Rosie, Andy Harper
Hidden ?/Jun/14 2nd
RM199 03/May/14 AltLd O/S
Jonathan Hall 03/May/14 AltLd
with Hugh, Rob Middleton
Hidden 03/May/14 AltLd O/S
wildbill 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
petegunn 29/Sep/13 AltLd

A superb route, a bit cold, but a glorious mountain day with fine views and positions. :) A masterpiece of ascent from Peascod and Beck in 1940 with Woolworth rubbers, two rope slings and a hemp rope!

with Bill, Davina
Hidden 29/Sep/13 AltLd O/S
Hidden 26/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
dkd 20/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with Stuart Bradley
Hidden 20/Jul/13 AltLd
Hidden 20/Jul/13 AltLd
Big Lee 20/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Led pitches 2, 4, and 6. Bone dry. Plenty of good climbing but overall the route didn't live up to the hype for me. Pitch 7 was probably the most memorable but it was straight-forward. Start of P3 maybe the crux.

Hidden 15/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
mcglenr25 15/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

P3 and 6. A Lakeland Classic!

ColinD 14/Jul/13 Lead

Led P2,3,5&7. 7 is boldish, but if you've gotten this far sufficiently protectable. Fantastic route, full of traditional values, i.e. exposure, inescapable feeling, thin belays. Top day out!

with Roger CC
Hidden 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
Mark Kemball 09/Jul/13 Lead
with Bill Kemball
Sol Armer 08/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Led first and last pitches which are ungraded so can't really count as a lead. Found first belay point hard to find and seem to do first 3 pitches in 2 being unsure if we where in the right place. Last/ 2nd to last pitch was best by far but others pretty good too. Some parts finding gear was very hard especially at the start.

duncana 09/Jun/13 AltLd

Good varied climb. My second pitch lead was great, as was the penultimate crack that Pippa led (easier than the horror show it looks like). A couple of Pippa's leads had tricky moves straight off ledges without great protection, but still VS ish.

with Pippa Archer
odox 08/Jun/13 AltLd

A really nice mountain route with some excellent pitches. Great final pitch to finish.

Nick Clement 26/May/13 Lead O/S

Led in 4 long pitches with Mandy, great route, quite bold for the grade.

Andy Chadwick ??/2013 -
jasonpm ??/2013 -
Richard Alderton 05/Sep/12 AltLd

Is everybody else playing a joke? You will die if you attempt this route. The cruxes are all unprotected and the final crack pitch is a solo. Dry-ish when we climbed it, but not dry enough. Led P2, P4. Backed off P7 and graciously handed it to Liam. One of the few routes I wouldn't want to return to.

with Liam
Dervey 05/Sep/12 AltLd
with Rich
dannygiblin ?/Jul/12 Lead
Frank Blakeley 04/Jun/12 AltLd O/S
with Claudia
Hidden 04/Jun/12 AltLd O/S
Steve Woollard 04/Jun/12 AltLd
Stephen Shaw 26/May/12 AltLd

Very nice - did Mardi Gras start (dry).

with Bruno, Ed
JonG ??/2012 -
gingermike1 ??/2012 AltLd
Stone Idle ??/2012 -
cballard ??/2012 -
JonG ??/2012 -
Ian Hinkins ??/2012 -
Stewart Armstrong ??/2012 -
Stone Idle ??/2012 -
Hidden 26/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
RyanC 26/Jul/11 AltLd O/S

Lead pitch 2,5, and strung 7 and 8 together. Some awesome climbing, some horrible climbing, very mossy, a bit wet in places. Seemed like a bit of an undertaking for my first multipitch.

with Nick Valente
Steven Andrews 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Felix, Delphine
tom heaney 04/Jun/11 AltLd
with tom hull
tomhull 04/Jun/11 AltLd rpt

strung pitch 1 and 2 together and pitch 5 and 6 together for quick ascent. with background music provided by the paragliding festival happening in the valley. awesome

garethb 01/May/11 AltLd
with cheque
Hidden 01/May/11 AltLd O/S
Hidden 01/May/11 AltLd O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/11 AltLd O/S
Pete Rigby ?/Apr/11 AltLd O/S
with Jim Tan
Bob ??/2011 -
timrowland 05/Sep/10 AltLd O/S
with Rob H, jmjw
jmjw 05/Sep/10 AltLd O/S

Led P1, 3, 5 and 7. Tim led 2, 4, and 6. Awesome climb

with Rob H, Tim R
Hidden 27/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
mikecollins 27/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
nakedave 27/Jun/10 Lead
with Kirsty
manmike 27/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
Peter Metcalfe 26/Jun/10 AltLd

Lead P2, 3, 5 & 6: an absolutely brilliant route and bone dry when we did it; must a very scary proposition when at all damp.

martrin 26/Jun/10 AltLd
with Adam Young
Hidden 19/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
Adam1973 19/Jun/10 AltLd O/S

Led 2, 3, 5 ,7 & 8

with Ann S
Ann S 19/Jun/10 AltLd

Led 1,4 and 6. Well worth the effort-quite mossy so pick a dry day.

with Adam
chris smith 08/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
jl 05/Jun/10 AltLd O/S

Lead P1, 2, 3, 5, 7&8

with Bob
victim of mathematics 05/Jun/10 AltLd O/S

Led P2, 3, 4, 5 & 7. A perfect route on a perfect day.

with Jaime
Hidden ?/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
mbambi 25/May/10 AltLd
with brian kirkpatrick
Hidden ??/2010 -
joe king 29/Jun/09 AltLd O/S

wow what a route. climbed in 6 pitches

with rob coles
will9911 14/Jun/09 -
Hidden 20/Jun/08 AltLd O/S
Hidden 15/Jun/08 AltLd
runestone 05/May/08 Lead
with J
nakedave ?/Sep/07 Lead

backed off at long green trvs

Mike Hargreaves 29/Aug/07 AltLd O/S

Awesome long route with fantastic views of Scafell, Mosedale horshoe and northern Lakes form the top.

with Dave Atkinson & Ed Stones
dja 29/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
with mike and ed
runestone 25/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
with Paul V
biggianthead 14/Apr/07 -
with T
chris wyatt ?/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Andrew
Dave Wearing 28/Jul/06 AltLd O/S
with Stuart Emms
runestone 09/Jul/06 Lead
with Andy Turner
Boxy 01/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Rog Wilko ?/Jul/06 Lead

Got back from the Alps the day before, but forecast said the weather was about to break - just got this route in before the deluge. A great, great classic, reeking with history! Would point out, though, that this is quite a serious route in that two of the hardest moves are just above ledges with doubtful gear, so a fall could entail broken bits. But it's a route any VS leader would remember for a long long time.

with Debbie Wilkinson
jimdanson 17/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
with dan middleton
Hidden 15/Jun/06 AltLd
runestone 11/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
with Paul V
ewen ?/May/05 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/May/05 AltLd
ALF 24/Aug/04 AltLd O/S
with Kin Hung Choi
Hidden 09/Aug/03 AltLd O/S
Nigel Coe 08/Aug/03 AltLd
with Amnon
Hidden 24/Mar/03 AltLd
John Pickles 24/Mar/03 AltLd O/S
Hidden 23/Mar/03 -
John Kettle ??/2003 AltLd
Fatherof2 ?/Aug/02 AltLd
with Johnny
malc 11/May/02 AltLd O/S
with Adele
Lakesben ??/2002 Lead
mikej 21/Jul/00 AltLd
with Nick Salmon
icescrew ?/May/98 AltLd
with Dave Killick
Hidden ?/Sep/96 AltLd
BlueJohn ?/May/96 AltLd
Hidden 20/Aug/95 -
runestone 01/Jan/95 Lead
runestone 01/Jan/95 Lead
Steve Lenartowicz ??/1995 -
stewart murray 25/May/92 AltLd O/S

Led P2,p4, p6.p8

with Steve Penrice
Narked4fun 28/Feb/92 Lead O/S
with Keith Bell
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1992 Lead
with Therry Cooper
Hidden ??/1992 Lead
BigHairyIan 16/Sep/90 AltLd O/S
with Pete Hodson
lithos 02/Aug/90 Lead O/S

top route. repeated with julie wilson 2000,

with dave stokes
uphillnow ?/Jul/90 AltLd

In heatwave. Climbed on High Crag the same day

with Martin Akhurst
AndrewP 21/May/89 AltLd
Tony Buckley ?/May/88 AltLd

Gorgeous sunny day in May, with the whole crag to ourselves. A wonderful, wonderful route. Marvellous!

jcw ??/1988 -
climbing_goose ??/1987 AltLd O/S

a fabulous day but had to resort to combined tactics

with dave naul
Hidden ?/Aug/86 Solo
Richard Weller 22/Jun/86 -
with john sanders
Guy ??/1985 -
EddieA 21/Jul/84 AltLd O/S
with Jim F
tapley 18/May/80 Lead
with Alison Tapley
andybirtwistle 15/May/80 AltLd
with Nigel Jamieson, Ed Williams
Hidden ??/1980 -
robinsi197 ??/1980 -
with Barbara
RichardMc 16/Jun/79 AltLd
with Dave Langmead
Hidden ?/Aug/76 AltLd
greenbuoy ?/Jul/76 AltLd
with David Kay
jon 30/May/75 Lead
with Elaine
Martin Bennett 20/Apr/71 -
with JD
Paul Clarke ??/1971 Lead
with Gary Standige
Seymore Butt ??/1970 -
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