15m. Another brilliant climb up the pillar in the centre of the East Bay. Bold and bouldery, but thankfully not at the same time. Crank up the thin crack to a rest on the left, then swing back right and follow the thin crack to an impasse below the top. Take a deep breath and fridge-hug up the pillar to finish.

Ticklists: Central Belt - Local Classics.

Hugh Simons 17/May Lead O/S
james1978 12/Apr 2nd rpt
with Allistair F
Alasdair Fulton 12/Apr Lead O/S

Quality! A wee bit dusty. Technical start. Enjoyed this.

with James
james1978 04/May/16 Lead G/U

Had a look last year and couldn't fathom out the start. It was bloody hard today but went without a hitch. An exhilarating arete at the top!

with Robert Durran
mishabruml 22/Jul/15 2nd dog

Nice one from Martin! Intimidating route. Didn't find any single move was that hard, just pumped off hanging around working out what to do next. Was chuffed that the start was relatively easy once I knew the beta with the far right high toe.

Martin McKenna - UKC 21/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Misha
Timothy Miller 05/Jul/15 Lead G/U

Messed up the bottom first go

Alastair R 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S

A really great route with a balancy, technical start. Sweaty today! Top actually quite well protected- certainly better than I had feared.

with Bong
Liam Ingram 05/Jul/14 2nd dog

Nails start!

Hidden 05/Jul/14 Lead RP
Harry Holmes 27/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Adele Chabert
salix 08/Jun/14 Lead rpt

Good to get this done clean. A bit greasy at the top after the rain, but not too hard with prior knowledge of what to do.

with Frazer
salix 21/May/14 Lead dog

One little fall down climbing from the top section. Then, after attempting to recover, back up only to lob nearly all the way down. Biggest lead fall to date, so hopefully good for the head. Left the ropes in and finished it. Need to come back.

with Topher
Dr Toph 21/May/14 2nd rpt

Good lob by Will! The route is clean and much improved by the recent gardening work in the bay.

with Will
Hidden 21/Aug/11 TR RP
MonkeyDawson ??/2011 -
Sam the Butcher 27/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Fraser 01/May/10 2nd
with Kev
kevg 01/May/10 Lead dog
with Fraser
make 11/Apr/10 2nd
Hidden 10/Apr/10 TR dnf
squidgebob 10/Apr/10 TR dog
with Chris BL, jamie
Dr Toph 25/Aug/09 Lead O/S

First moves up to the ledge seemed the hardest, pretty grunty. Upper arete is great necky fun!

with Ally Hill
Chad123 24/Apr/09 AltLd dog

Don't know whats happened in last four years but felt utterly desperate today, greasy, dirty and damn hard on the top arete...

with Duncan
whispering nic ?/Jun/06 Lead

Pulled off hold

Chad123 ?/May/05 Lead O/S

Excellent steep quarry climbing, got very pumped!

with Huw
mgeek ?/Jul/00 -
with rab anderson
Beardyman ??/2000 Lead O/S
greenroom ??/1997 Solo RP

Solo'd because the gear was too fiddly to place. Nutter.

buzby78 19/Jul/96 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1996 Lead O/S
Bruce Kerr 22/Jul/83 Lead
with Rab Young
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