2 pitches. replacement as sheer khan's 2nd pitch was lost. 1st pitch: climb sheer khan slab and make a belay below the steep headwall. 2nd pitch: traverse about 5 meters left then follow the crack to the 3 trees at the top.

Prof. Outdoors 13/Aug AltLd
with Jane
ginger 31/Jul 2nd
with Nick
dkd 08/Jul Lead O/S
with Al
Hidden 06/Jul Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jul 2nd O/S
Hidden 01/Jul AltLd
Boggy Roberts 30/Jun 2nd β
lizzyjones.uk 18/Jun 2nd O/S
with Zoe
GrahamUney 09/Jun AltLd
with davenev
davenev 09/Jun AltLd O/S
with Graham
Hidden 03/Jun 2nd
TimmyBS 24/May Lead

The top pitches are completely overgrown. Finished on Yogi

with holly
Hidden 24/May 2nd
Dizz 21/May 2nd O/S

Finished up top pitch of yogi

with Lewis
Chrissy202 15/Apr AltLd O/S

Finished up the 4b arete instead of stepping left.

with Charlie P
Richard Kinsman ??/2017 Lead O/S
with Melinda Kinsman
Hidden ??/2017 Lead O/S
tim_mcd 03/Dec/16 2nd
with Manchi
foostu4 07/Nov/16 AltLd O/S

Final groove needs a clean as is quite vegetated, otherwise a pleasant route

GaborS 05/Nov/16 AltLd

Led the 2nd pitch, but went off-route and finished on Smarter Than Average Bear, which was quite committing and sparse on protection, making it a nervous lead.

with Marta
Hidden 09/Oct/16 AltLd O/S
Darron ?/Oct/16 -
anguskille 27/Sep/16 AltLd O/S
r.greaves 17/Sep/16 AltLd
with phil hughes
dmetcalfe 10/Sep/16 Lead

Finished up smarter than the average bear, the 'cleaned groove' is no longer clean

with Bob
Hidden 03/Aug/16 Lead
Mark Young 25/Jul/16 Lead
with Chris, Martyn
sparkybatteryboy 18/Jun/16 AltLd

did pitch 2, guide book says cleaned groove but it is vegetated but you climb mostly on slab to it's left anyway. best part. rest wasn't anything to celebrate

ma.cecilia 18/Jun/16 AltLd O/S
with Alex Battery
Hidden 17/Jun/16 AltLd
sarahlaight 11/Jun/16 2nd O/S
abi.k.l 11/Jun/16 2nd O/S

Couple ahead got stuck on how to tackle vegetated crack having traversed left, so David continued to lead finishing up the (very enjoyable) VS to the right.

with David
David Kay 11/Jun/16 Lead O/S
TomGB 11/Jun/16 Lead O/S

Went wrong somehow, possibly traversed left too early as got stuck for a while on a ropey move that was never severe. The rest was nice though. Guidebook says groove is 'cleaned' this is not the case it's green as hell which makes routefinding an issue

Hidden 20/May/16 -
Rebecca_h 14/May/16 2nd O/S

Very nice quick and easy climb

with Mat
naylormat 14/May/16 Lead
with Becca
Hidden 30/Apr/16 AltLd O/S
hazeysunshine 30/Apr/16 AltLd rpt
with Jenny
Hidden 16/Apr/16 AltLd O/S
a_mcmullan 13/Mar/16 2nd O/S

Meh, not brilliant

Annanor92 ?/Mar/16 Lead
Hidden 18/Oct/15 2nd O/S
Hidden 18/Oct/15 AltLd O/S
CathS 18/Oct/15 AltLd O/S

Led the top pitch (crux). A few metres of good climbing with interesting and quite tricky moves up the layback corner (which is now largely clean), but otherwise didn't think the route warranted two stars. First pitch is pretty scrappy.

with Anna, Kev Bowser
benny_m 14/Oct/15 2nd O/S

A very good route Su lead in 1 pitch

with Su
Hidden 14/Oct/15 Lead
matt.stevenson 11/Oct/15 2nd
Hidden 26/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Col Kingshott 26/Sep/15 2nd
with Toby
Hidden 19/Sep/15 AltLd O/S
Eddie Roberts 13/Sep/15 AltLd
with Simon Moore
myrddinmuse 10/Sep/15 Solo O/S
with Timon
Different Steve 22/Aug/15 Lead rpt
with Emma Hawkins
seanlikeskites 15/Aug/15 AltLd O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/15 AltLd O/S
Hidden 04/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Karlos 04/Jul/15 2nd

Last climb of the day. Very straight forward.

with Adam B
Hidden 04/Jul/15 AltLd O/S
tommy 28/Jun/15 AltLd
with john davies
cymjt 11/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Led in one pitch. The 2nd pitch as described in the guidebook is full of grass and fairly unpleasant looking. We finished up the layback flake of Yogi instead.

with Em Slater
Hidden 23/May/15 Lead
useful 21/May/15 2nd

Split it midway to see if we could find the route. Not sure we followed it correctly, or if we did Shere Khan. We just kept on up the slab until we reached the top, which was simple enough. Taking the tick either way!

with Rob G MLT
michael burrows 16/May/15 Lead O/S
with Helen
cpoad 18/Apr/15 AltLd O/S
with Paul R
paulerussell 18/Apr/15 AltLd O/S

I led the 2nd pitch this time.

JCookie 18/Apr/15 AltLd

I led 1st pitch

with Richard Plater
RiPomc 18/Apr/15 AltLd
paulerussell 05/Apr/15 AltLd O/S

P1 me, P2 James - Second pitch overgrown so James finished direct rather than trending left, seems a natural line to me.

Hidden 05/Apr/15 AltLd
JosephTATaylor 22/Mar/15 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/15 Lead
tomwright1509 22/Mar/15 Lead O/S
tomwright1509 22/Mar/15 Solo RP
benwmorgan 15/Nov/14 Lead
mike.moss 15/Nov/14 2nd O/S
Kit Gillibrand 15/Nov/14 Lead O/S

Done as one pitch. Finished up top section of "Smarter than the average bear" by accident

with Ben Morgan, Mike Moss
handofgod 13/Oct/14 2nd O/S

2 pitches and finished on the flake at the top of Yogi which is well worth doing.

Hidden 26/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/14 2nd dnf
SAF 31/Aug/14 Lead

Led both pitches

with Phil
Steve Shorrock 17/Aug/14 AltLd
hermi1drew 17/Aug/14 2nd
with Owen Samuel, Pablo
bantamdave 17/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Katie
will moy 13/Aug/14 Lead O/S
stevethomas 03/Aug/14 Lead
with Sean
Hidden ?/Aug/14 Lead
brolte 17/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
corinrathbone 13/Jul/14 Lead β

Ran P1 + half of P2 together. Ab'd off the headwall.

with Sarah Crowsley, Lisa Burkitt
Hidden 09/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
eastonator 22/Jun/14 2nd O/S
StevieLee 22/Jun/14 -
SuperLee1985 22/Jun/14 2nd O/S

Stevie lead and accidentally went up the finishing grove of 'Smarter than the average Bear' (VS 4C) instead of the actual route but this made for a much more interesting finish. I think a lot of people have been caught out by this.

dickhib 22/Jun/14 Lead

Must have gone wrong on P2, the line we attempted was very thin and in no way only 4a. Complete head wreck, abseiled off after reversing two thirds of what we thought was P2. Would love a photo (topo) of P2 to see where we went wrong.

with Chelsea Hibbert
Hidden 12/May/14 Lead
hazeysunshine 03/May/14 AltLd O/S

I now realise we did the top pitch of Smarter than the Average Bear! Wondered why it felt hard for Severe!

Cwallace 20/Apr/14 Lead

Pitch 1

Steve Woollard 19/Apr/14 AltLd
Hidden 19/Apr/14 AltLd O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 13/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Alex Riley 12/Apr/14 Solo rpt
simeclimb68 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
guschuck 15/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Ewan Russell 09/Mar/14 Solo O/S
with Henry
HAJ Francis ?/Mar/14 Solo O/S
davebrox ??/2014 -
Hidden 28/Dec/13 -
Hidden 12/Nov/13 AltLd
Hidden 04/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Nov/13 AltLd
Zoomer 13/Oct/13 AltLd O/S
with A Student
Cwallace 09/Oct/13 AltLd

Second pitch

mikej 09/Oct/13 Lead
with Mike Byles
Louis Hume 05/Oct/13 AltLd

Mucking about practicing MIA rescue techniques

with Sarah
damob123 05/Oct/13 AltLd

Nice climb. Led pitch 1

ned_85 05/Oct/13 AltLd
Hidden 25/Sep/13 Lead
Hidden 25/Sep/13 2nd O/S
Trevers 24/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Led the second pitch. The toughest moves are well protected and give you time to think them through. Fun climb

with wjcdean
wjcdean 23/Aug/13 AltLd O/S

Lead p1, felt about vdiff, will be back for p2!

with Trevers
Hidden 22/Aug/13 Lead
magicmartin 19/Aug/13 AltLd O/S

Zane lead the first pitch and I lead up the 2nd pitch of Smarter than the average bear as the 2nd pitch of Sheer Khan was completely overgrown!

Fiskavaig 11/Aug/13 2nd
with Ruth, Alisdair B
sdawson1 ?/Aug/13 -

Led in 1 pitch. If doing it as 2 pitched suggest belay at the Tree rather than below the steep headwall.

with Matt Sayce
emlynroberts 30/Jun/13 Lead

Found the final corner hard for the grade. Done in one pitch with 2x 60m ropes.

with Paul Emmett
Hidden 30/Jun/13 2nd rpt
Neil Henson 02/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Led 1st pitch

with Mark Collins
Mark Collins 02/Jun/13 2nd O/S

First pitch only.

with Neil Henson
Alex Riley 29/May/13 2nd O/S
with Ali McAli
ali mccalli 29/May/13 Lead
AnnMarie3 11/May/13 2nd O/S

raining but nice route

SamP88 11/May/13 Lead
with AM
Anna Riley 04/May/13 AltLd
Puma 04/May/13 AltLd

Me P1, Jamie P2, easy climbing for P1 very pleasant P2.

Hidden 04/May/13 AltLd O/S
lithos 04/May/13 AltLd

easy and rather scrappy P1 (anthony), top pitch is nice with good holds but need to look for them.

Jamie Brown 04/May/13 AltLd O/S

P1 pretty scrappy but P2 (me) was nice.

Joshthomas 04/May/13 AltLd O/S
Alpenglow 20/Mar/13 Lead O/S

First pitch relatively poor quality, top section much harder

with Kat
Hidden 20/Mar/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 03/Mar/13 Lead
Hidden 17/Feb/13 TR
Hidden 17/Feb/13 TR
Pinguville 06/Feb/13 2nd O/S
with George
Hidden 06/Feb/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/12 -
Hidden 27/Sep/12 -
Sam Melville 04/Sep/12 Lead
with CLetham
kristinawe 04/Sep/12 Lead
Hidden 04/Sep/12 2nd
Tarquin 01/Sep/12 -
with Louise
Louvet 01/Sep/12 -
with Tarquin
bignige 22/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Last slab hardest part. Easy first pitch

dafyddsion 12/Aug/12 2nd dnf

1st pitch clean but very slippery after overnight rain. Simon coudn`t find 2nd pitch so finished on yogi

with simon
Hidden 04/Aug/12 AltLd O/S
Dirty Knees 04/Aug/12 AltLd O/S

lead first pitch - Quite muddy in places

Sam Melville ?/Aug/12 2nd

like a ladder

Allan Watson 29/Jul/12 2nd
with Paul Greenhow
Carl Simmons 19/Jul/12 2nd O/S

Easy start to first belay, second pitch just below the tree belay area is the most interesting part of the climb. good side pull, walk feet up high and then reach up with left hand before reaching the tree belay. Abseil off with 60m rope is possible following same route.

with Student JSATI
HIGHTOWER 15/Jul/12 Lead rpt
with Nathan Maxwell, Ollie Jefferson
Stephen Halliday 23/Jun/12 AltLd β
Badgers 23/Jun/12 AltLd
Hidden 23/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Lee Groves 28/May/12 Lead O/S
with Amy Ack
Amy Ack ?/May/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Wyn Bach 15/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Severe I'd say.

with Kath Webb
Jenny Dart ?/Jan/12 AltLd
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden 05/Nov/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 05/Nov/11 Lead
Hidden 27/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Bobby Pearson 21/Sep/11 2nd


with Andy Townsend
Hidden 16/Sep/11 AltLd O/S
marcusmarcus1 05/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Ash sleight
ashsleight 05/Sep/11 Lead O/S

This has been given Vdiff in one guide. Definitely Severe.

with Marcus
vinspin 23/Aug/11 AltLd rpt

lead second pitch of s Smarter Than The Average Bear Sammy lead first pitch of Sheer Khan Right Hand

with sammy
birthers 06/Aug/11 AltLd O/S
with Colin
victim of mathematics 06/Aug/11 AltLd O/S

Led P1. Quite pleasant.

with Tom B
Hidden ?/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 27/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
MazElden 27/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
with Graeme
SAF 14/Jul/11 AltLd

Led pitch 1, Ben stepped left too early making top pitch a little more interesting...Severe grade given in new guide seems fair

with ben
arctic_jen 03/Jul/11 2nd

No way was that VD. Has Dan even logged the right climb? oh well whatever

with Dan
dpmUK 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Jen
HIGHTOWER 15/Jun/11 2nd

Severe is fair, as per the current guidebook.

with Stu (Kinloss), Mark Amyes
Blurgy319 15/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Second pitch is probably severe and the guidebook gave it 4a

outlaw87 07/Jun/11 2nd

did it all in one pitch,not a very hard climb but nice all the same,especially as it was getting dark and didn't have much time.think we took a slight variation at the top bit to the right.

Hidden 07/Jun/11 Lead
timatherton 01/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Apr/11 -
Hidden 02/Apr/11 Lead O/S
grubes 02/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Lead all pitches

with Emma Casey, Nick other one
vinspin 28/Jan/11 AltLd O/S
with alan
Karlos 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Graham
tasmat 24/Apr/10 AltLd

Good final pitch.

with phildavies84
phildavies84 24/Apr/10 AltLd O/S

Part of the clean up weekend. A slightly odd route. Lead up to the last ledge, Matt finished up the crackline left of Yogi

with Matt Jones
Hidden ?/Jul/09 Lead
Hidden 08/Aug/08 AltLd
hils theaker 26/Apr/08 AltLd
with Mike & Adam
adam06 26/Apr/08 AltLd

gave it a clean and traffic for the tremadog fest. tricky cruxes on both pitches, but gear is good. would have graded harder than VD.

with Hilary Theaker and mike weaver
Simon Caldwell 19/Apr/08 AltLd O/S

I led p2. VDiff? Felt more like HS to me.

with Carmen
Keith Jones 06/Apr/07 Lead
with David
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