Above the heather terrace on North Face Route, climb cracks just to the left of the right-hand arete. Belay at junction with NFR.

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matthew.rowbottom91 25/Jun/18 AltLd
with sblake
Jimbo12c 25/Jun/18 Lead
sblake 25/Jun/18 AltLd
chmckay 25/Jun/18 AltLd O/S

Led 2nd pitch. Amazing first pitch

AliGilmour 29/May/18 AltLd O/S

Led P2

Fergus Walker 29/May/18 AltLd
Hidden 29/May/18 AltLd
Barry Harper 26/May/18 Lead O/S
kirstypallas 26/May/18 2nd
Hidden ?/Sep/17 Lead
davesa 27/May/17 2nd
eaf4 01/Oct/16 AltLd

led p2

with Brian Shackleton, Tom Jumar
HannahFrancis 15/Sep/16 AltLd
with Ed Luke
nathanshaw 28/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Julian
Brendan 27/May/16 Lead O/S

After first two pitches of North Face Route. Note: First pitch is more like 15/20m than 30m, as it says in the guide.

with Andy
benclimbing 17/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Al Todd
Hidden ?/Oct/15 Lead dnf
Hidden 27/Sep/15 AltLd rpt
DavidMcK 05/Sep/15 Lead
Hidden 05/Sep/15 2nd
Captain Solo 17/Aug/15 Solo

A good clean line.

Colin Dyer 30/Jul/15 AltLd

Good route on excellent rock. First pitch is the main event.

with olekemi
olekemi 30/Jul/15 AltLd O/S
with Colin D
Happy Wanderer 23/May/15 AltLd O/S
with MD
MD 23/May/15 AltLd O/S

Led p2, worthwhile gear very sparse at the start of the pitch.

Hidden 23/Apr/15 AltLd O/S
Hidden 23/Apr/15 -
Hidden 17/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
Alex Thomson 07/Sep/14 AltLd
with Rab
foostu4 06/Jun/14 AltLd
Sam Parker 20/May/14 Lead O/S
with Mick Dunn, Dad
deano 16/Aug/13 Lead
with Ryan stokes
maxtwomey 21/Jul/13 AltLd
Stuart Macfarlane 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Jeanie led 2nd pitch

with Jeanie
DundeeDave 09/Jun/13 2nd O/S
Neil Mackenzie 06/Jun/13 AltLd O/S

ascended lower buttress by some wandery poor route (not in book) but more than made up for by excellent crack on first pitch

with si
captain ??/2013 -
Bob1984 29/Sep/12 2nd
with Simon Taylor
Hidden ?/Aug/12 Lead dnf
dav_713 25/Jul/12 -
with Malcolm Burgess
Ben Sharp 05/Jun/12 Lead


with Owen
OwenF 05/Jun/12 2nd O/S

lovely route, all part of a link up: north face route > hiccup > fracture route > crowberry ridge

Tim Hamlet 29/May/12 Lead
R0bbie 26/May/12 Lead O/S
with Rosie
Hidden ??/2012 -
Patzl ??/2012 -
Hidden 18/Sep/11 AltLd O/S
cornishbekx 14/Jul/11 2nd
tomdude 18/Jun/11 AltLd O/S

cold and wet! nice route

with Rich Abel
isi_o 03/Jun/11 Lead

Great first pitch, definitely not 5a though.

with Jack, Conor
jack 9895 03/Jun/11 2nd O/S
drew8connelly ??/2011 -
cogg13 25/Sep/10 2nd O/S

cold! not sure whether we followed the correct route.

with dave laird
abbeywall 14/Aug/10 AltLd

led 1st pitch

with K, FM
Elsier 07/Aug/10 AltLd O/S

Lead 2nd pitch

with Ian
KeithAlexander 06/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with jelle
stuaart 22/May/10 AltLd O/S

I led P1, Tom led P2. Pretty soft for VS 4c.

thomasaneurinsmith 22/May/10 AltLd O/S
with Stuart Reeves
John 'B' Hutchinson 08/May/10 AltLd O/S

Led pitch 2, pretty run out and a bit loose, first pitch very nice.

with Charles Hutchinson
Chuck 08/May/10 AltLd
Hidden 17/Oct/09 AltLd
oliverk 17/Oct/09 AltLd

Pitch 2

Hidden 16/Sep/09 Lead
Hidden 12/Sep/09 AltLd
Hidden 11/Jul/09 AltLd
thebat 26/Jul/08 AltLd O/S
with Ontour
Alexander123 26/May/08 AltLd O/S
with Watty
Watty 26/May/08 AltLd O/S
with A.Watt
sparbus 11/May/08 AltLd
with Ed Babs
kevinknights 11/May/08 2nd O/S

Cracking route - steep, good holds. 2nd pitch is properly run out.

Ed Babs 11/May/08 AltLd O/S
with sparbus
clipskipper 11/May/08 AltLd O/S

Nice first pitch with some good moves up the crack

with Kevin Knight
TrollJester ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 -
jaybob ?/Oct/07 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/07 AltLd O/S
stokesrees 21/Jul/07 AltLd

climbed in mtn boots, fine. combined with January Jigsaw

with Joe Nunn
sgl 23/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with will and russell
Mr.Billiams 23/Sep/06 AltLd O/S
with Sam & Russell
Lawrie Brand 15/Jul/06 AltLd O/S
with Rob
Hidden 26/Jun/05 AltLd O/S
Hidden 01/Apr/05 2nd O/S
CurlyStevo ??/2005 AltLd

very nice climbing and the first pitch is easy for 5a would probably get 4b/4c on grit.

Hidden ??/2005 AltLd
Hidden ?/Jun/03 -
Jamie B ?/Apr/02 AltLd
with Charlie Stanniforth
bandersnatch ??/2002 AltLd
with Jugs, Brian Hume
alan moore ??/2000 -

P1 is excellent 4b jamming crack. P2 wanders about looking for the N Face Route finishing Arête.

Yourlead 08/Aug/99 2nd

1st Pitch only

with Raymond Simpson
DaveHK 19/Sep/98 Lead
with Craig Proctor
Davy Gunn ??/1982 AltLd
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