2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
1) 5b. A vague direct line to the right side of the ledge.
2) 5c. A tough and steep start up and right on the blunt arete leads to easier ground and a shared belay. Often climbed to reach the brilliant top pitch of Surbac à bras. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
5b, 5c. Wrongly called Fil a plomb in Crag Climbs in Chamonix

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Webster 28 Sep Lead β
Corrigd 21 Sep Lead
Small and weak 31 Aug Lead
with Ed Hutchings
with Ed Hutchings
bobstones 28 Aug Lead rpt Showing signs of age now, pretty slick and slippy made worse by the warm & muggy conditions today.
Showing signs of age now, pretty slick and slippy made worse by the warm & muggy conditions today.
mmac195 17 Aug AltLd
with jordanclimbs
with jordanclimbs
Hidden 27 Jul Lead
oonagh thin 15 Jul -
auld al 7 Jul Lead O/S 1st pitch only
1st pitch only
Jack Manfredi 7 Jul -
with Dad
with Dad
joe.mtb 24 Jun Lead O/S
Everetta 20 Jun Lead O/S
Everetta 15 Jun Lead O/S
Steely12 14 Jun -
wnicholson 10 Jun Lead O/S
Elsier 7 May AltLd O/S Lead 2nd pitch to reach Surbac a bras
with becdent
Lead 2nd pitch to reach Surbac a bras
with becdent
Stuart Johnston 28 Apr Lead O/S
with Lara Kesterton
with Lara Kesterton
Everetta ?? Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Oct, 2018 2nd
will_lake 30 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
Richardlake 30 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
Shills 8 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S 1st Pitch only, 5b
1st Pitch only, 5b
JamesBishop 8 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
ccjhs1824 4 Aug, 2018 -
wheelsucker 4 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
Blackcountrybill 27 May, 2018 Lead O/S
SuePearson 25 May, 2018 Lead O/S Just P1
with Jeff Talbot
Just P1
with Jeff Talbot
Jeff Talbot 25 May, 2018 Lead 1st pitch
1st pitch
tradguy 7 May, 2018 AltLd rpt
with James Wheaton
with James Wheaton
betathief 12 Apr, 2018 -
Jessicacrump 12 Apr, 2018 -
Marl 5 Apr, 2018 2nd O/S
with Ian
with Ian
Ruaraidh ?Apr, 2018 2nd O/S
Michael Aylen 26 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
with Ben Fleming
with Ben Fleming
Derek Graham 24 Sep, 2017 -
hotfeet 24 Aug, 2017 Lead
bobstones 7 Aug, 2017 Lead rpt
Hidden 5 Aug, 2017 TR
professorcobra 1 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 27 Jul, 2017 AltLd O/S
Ashley King 25 Jun, 2017 Lead
JonoDHawkins 25 Jun, 2017 Lead
Hidden 24 May, 2017 Lead dog
DaveThexton 15 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with Adam_42
with Adam_42
Adam_42 15 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
PTatts 2 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
DigitalSteak 15 Sep, 2015 Lead
slw86 ?Sep, 2015 Lead
with Michelle Lee, Amy Illingworth
with Michelle Lee, Amy Illingworth
purplemonkeyelephant ?Sep, 2015 AltLd dog The first pitch felt hard for a 3 if you take the direct line, though if you head right you can circumvent the difficulties. The second pitch was nice though needed a rest at the overhang to figure out the step up, finished up at an airy anchor.
The first pitch felt hard for a 3 if you take the direct line, though if you head right you can circumvent the difficulties. The second pitch was nice though needed a rest at the overhang to figure out the step up, finished up at an airy anchor.
Hidden 18 Jul, 2015 2nd rpt
Hidden 14 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2015 -
Hidden 30 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
MD 18 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S P1 only.
with Nick
P1 only.
with Nick
Happy Wanderer 18 Sep, 2014 Lead rpt As always seems to happen at Servoz - rain stopped play! Led P1 only.
with Janie
As always seems to happen at Servoz - rain stopped play! Led P1 only.
with Janie
Hidden 5 Sep, 2014 Lead
Gav Parker 6 Aug, 2014 TR
benny_m 1 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S 2 pitches 5b 5c
with Roger
2 pitches 5b 5c
with Roger
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 6 Jul, 2014 2nd O/S
Steph Roberts 6 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
mcaterina 5 Jul, 2014 2nd
with tradguy
with tradguy
tradguy 5 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
Richard Alderton 30 Jun, 2014 Lead
EllieWoods 30 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S P1 only
P1 only
Hidden 27 Jun, 2014 Solo O/S
Jack Whiteley 23 Jun, 2014 AltLd O/S
with alexpre
with alexpre
Hidden 23 Jun, 2014 AltLd O/S
Hidden 20 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 11 Jun, 2014 Lead dnf
Hidden 31 May, 2014 AltLd
Hidden 31 May, 2014 AltLd
Hidden 31 May, 2014 2nd dnf
bennys89 ?May, 2014 Lead O/S
beckybutcher91 ?May, 2014 Lead O/S
jac00 25 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
with Linda
with Linda
geoff.comley 4 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 30 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 27 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 24 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 12 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 12 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
lou_rankine 11 Jul, 2013 TR
Tien 4 Jul, 2013 2nd dog
with Gemma Trickey
with Gemma Trickey
terri mc ??, 2013 2nd O/S Both pitches in one
with Pete Jackson, David Oakley, Lisa Wilkings
Both pitches in one
with Pete Jackson, David Oakley, Lisa Wilkings
maria85 8 Sep, 2012 2nd O/S
with Jules
with Jules
lukerathmell 2 Sep, 2012 Lead
with Rachel Bennett
with Rachel Bennett
Julesthe1st 27 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with Paul Wolf
with Paul Wolf
Phil Murray 12 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with Liz
with Liz
Mattlamb90 7 Aug, 2012 2nd O/S
with Tibbett
with Tibbett
Tibbett 7 Aug, 2012 Lead
Hidden 3 Aug, 2012 -
CurlyStevo ?Aug, 2012 Lead
with Kenny
with Kenny
Hidden 28 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
Andy Hewison 28 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
with Francois Bouvier
with Francois Bouvier
SteveM 5 Jun, 2012 Lead
kitkat78 5 Jun, 2012 2nd
with SteveM
with SteveM
rockstoned 27 Nov, 2011 -
with Mike
with Mike
Hidden 10 Aug, 2011 2nd
Hidden 7 Aug, 2011 2nd O/S
bladderedagain ?Aug, 2011 -
rg1976 26 Jul, 2011 AltLd dnf
with squicky
with squicky
squicky 26 Jul, 2011 AltLd dog With rests. Holds probably missing from second pitch. Felt like a 6b.
with rg1976
With rests. Holds probably missing from second pitch. Felt like a 6b.
with rg1976
djking1983 12 Jul, 2011 AltLd O/S
with Bram
with Bram
Lenny 3 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with Paul
with Paul
climbing_wiggy 2 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S led in 1 pitch
with Leon
led in 1 pitch
with Leon
DigitalSteak 30 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 23 May, 2010 Lead
Hidden 9 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Aug, 2009 Lead
dpe 9 Aug, 2009 Lead
Hidden ?Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
leewright 16 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
JCB42 5 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
with Jessie
with Jessie
darren hudson ?Jul, 2009 AltLd O/S nice crag, easy access
with David Ford
nice crag, easy access
with David Ford
Hidden 26 Jun, 2009 2nd O/S
Hidden 20 Jun, 2009 Lead
swmackey ??, 2009 Lead
with jude westoby
with jude westoby
Holly R ?Sep, 2008 AltLd
with Greg
with Greg
Adderbury Climber 24 Aug, 2008 2nd O/S
trigger118 24 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
tomt11j ?Jul, 2008 AltLd O/S
with Roberts
with Roberts
Bisteris 11 Jun, 2008 2nd O/S
with Glyn Ryan
with Glyn Ryan
Bisteris 11 Jun, 2008 TR O/S
with Glyn Ryan
with Glyn Ryan
treehugger42 ?Jun, 2008 AltLd
vignasty ?Jun, 2008 AltLd
ewan i ??, 2008 Lead
sam coward 30 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
with Helen
with Helen
SamStrong ?Aug, 2007 Solo O/S
Rob84 ?Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
spbond 27 Jul, 2007 Lead O/S
with Rob84
with Rob84
joe_alexander 10 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
Alan Taylor 1 Aug, 2006 Lead
crazydaisy ?Aug, 2006 2nd O/S
joe_alexander ?Aug, 2006 Lead
bob3141 18 Jun, 2006 AltLd
Sarah Bough 18 Jun, 2006 AltLd O/S
with bob3141
with bob3141
cham749 ?May, 2006 Lead
with Gillian Cooke
with Gillian Cooke
Hidden ?Jun, 2005 Lead
Wayne S ??, 2004 -
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