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ClimberDateStyle
James Oswald 20/Jun 2nd O/S
with Jon Stewart, Liam
Hidden 20/Jun Lead O/S
john lynch 19/Jun Lead O/S

first route on the east buttress and what a stunner! Cool abbing down and seeing peeps on borderline next to us too.

with Bethan D
duncana 18/Jun 2nd dog

I scrambled up to belay then Pippa led it in one. Great route, continually interesting. Bit damp in places, especially crux corner and the top. Had to pull on a bit of gear in corner - feeling tired and couldn't face reclimbing after comping off (especially after yesterday).

with David Bourne, Pippa Archer
CMoore 03/Jun Lead O/S

superb...wet though which made it feel pretty 'ard. 1 pitch

petegunn 26/May Lead

Superb, climbed in one big pitch. Climbed in the sun in t-shirt, went for a paddle in Wastwater after to cool off. Glorious day : )

with Davina
Hidden 26/May 2nd O/S
nuts and bolts ??/2017 -
piken ??/2017 -
piken ??/2017 -
Hidden 05/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Scooter Young 05/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Will Hunt 05/Jun/16 2nd O/S

A strong contender for the best single pitch in England.

MSchobitz 05/Jun/16 Lead O/S

Almost ran out of gear! Cracking!!

with Adrian D
Lakesben 05/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Jana, Mark
Hidden 04/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Rob Rocket 04/Jun/16 2nd
JenShelley 04/Jun/16 2nd
with Ed
ned_85 04/Jun/16 Lead
with Scott Marc Berry
Hidden ??/2016 Lead
Nigel Bond 29/Sep/15 AltLd
with Jeremy Morris
nick ferro 03/Jul/15 AltLd

Led P2 - Very wet.

Hidden 11/Jun/15 Lead
Jacob Phillips ??/2015 Lead
phil64 ??/2015 Lead
MFB 18/Sep/14 2nd

Brilliant

with MB
Martin Haworth 13/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
Matt Cooke 13/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Brannock 13/Sep/14 AltLd O/S

Very, very good. great climbing all the way, really technical 3D stuff. gear always good but with some goey bits.

mike lawrence? 25/Jul/14 Lead

one of the best climbs ever

with Liam Chalkie Halsey
Hidden 22/Jul/14 Lead O/S
amccann 09/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Led top pitch.

Sam Parker 09/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Lead P1

with James Clapham
Matthew Ferrier 09/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Led P1. Reet good, but still a bit wet.

martrin 02/Jul/14 2nd
with Paul Wood
samt 30/Jun/14 AltLd O/S

Yet another 4* stunner. Led the Main pitch. Steady away. Again, perfect conditions.

with Jon Wilson
bigdrew 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S

From the bottom of the ramp to the top in one pitch

with ferdia
harold walmsley 21/Jun/14 AltLd O/S

2nded The main pitch. Just brilliant

with George Gilmore
ferdia 21/Jun/14 2nd
DavidEvans 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Amazing route. One of the best E2s I've done. Cracking day.

with Dave Parton
Hidden ?/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Graham Westbrook 17/May/14 AltLd O/S

Led main pitch which was still a bit wet in the corner, so it was tough! Great route

Allanfairfechan ??/2014 Lead
with Dave Woodcock
mike mo ??/2014 -
James Thacker ??/2014 -
Hidden 20/Jul/13 2nd O/S
Chris Reid 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
petekeron 19/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Led P1 & 3

with Steve Brock
Olli-C 14/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Led top pitch. Main pitch was excellent, techy and sustained.

Rachel Slater 14/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Lead main pitch. Lovely, intricate route.

cat22 13/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Mike
WB 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with Pagan
Hidden 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
markalmack 13/Jul/13 2nd O/S

Very enjoyable. Nice tecky moves, without being pumpy. Good!

Hidden 11/Jul/13 Lead
Lessworkmoreclimbing 09/Jul/13 AltLd

Kev led main pitch, I led top pitch. After 4 dry days, top of main pitch was still wet in places and hence I had to hang on rope at one point to get gear out. Top pitch was wet in crack but dry on edges and perfectly climbable and more fun than it looked!

with Kev
Dave Rumney 09/Jun/13 Lead
with Tanya Milner
captain ??/2013 -
Hidden 27/May/12 AltLd O/S
Andrew Wilson 27/May/12 AltLd

Climbed in 2 pitches from the top of the ramp. I did the big one.

Steven Carter ??/2012 Lead O/S
Stone Idle ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
JonG ??/2012 -
Jordan B 26/Jul/11 2nd

hill running made me sad on this route.....

with Andi 'scree runner' Turner
andi turner 26/Jul/11 AltLd

Legs so tired. Had a sleep mid pitch.

robinsi197 05/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Now got all the Lakes Hard Rock ticks, and back up to the grade I was climbing at 25 years ago. Very pleased.

with Nick
Scraggadoo 26/Apr/11 2nd
tomhull 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S

awesome, technical!

with Ben Scraggs
Hidden ??/2011 -
Glenn Sutcliffe ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden ?/Sep/10 Lead O/S
tim newton 16/Aug/10 AltLd O/S
with harri melhuish
jcurley 04/Jun/10 2nd dnf

To Hard for me....

Hidden ??/2010 -
Hidden 02/Jul/09 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/09 AltLd
Seymore Butt ??/2009 -
lukehunt 09/Jun/08 AltLd
IanJackson 09/Jun/08 AltLd O/S

Luke lead the way, neither been so scared on a tight rope.

datoon 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with K & RT
Hidden 08/Jun/08 -
khawk 08/Jun/08 AltLd
with DT
Hidden 24/May/08 2nd
lukehunt ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Ian Jackson
Mark Stevenson 30/Jul/07 AltLd O/S
with Rich Mayfield
Rich Mayfield 29/Jul/07 AltLd
John Kettle 10/Jun/07 AltLd O/S
C coldwell-storry ??/2007 Lead β
with Adam Gill
Hidden 10/Jun/06 AltLd
Rich Kirby 10/Jun/06 2nd rpt
with Ash
jim robertson ??/2006 -
Pete Graham ??/2006 Lead O/S
with Dave Morris
jeffmcd56 ??/2006 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Aug/05 Lead O/S
runestone 16/Jul/05 AltLd O/S
with J
a_radiohead_fan ?/Jul/05 Lead
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe ??/2005 -
Jonathan Lagoe - UKC ?/Jul/04 -
with Andy Hyslop
runestone 12/Jun/04 AltLd O/S
with Mark
Dave Musgrove Jnr ?/May/04 Lead O/S

beautiful

with Viv
Mark Davies PK ?/Aug/03 Lead O/S
with Keith
Hidden 16/Jul/03 AltLd
simon cox ??/2000 -
Hamish Leslie ??/2000 Lead O/S

Brilliant

with Wendy
Hidden ?/Aug/98 -
Grezza 22/Jul/97 Lead O/S

straight forward?

with Pete Riley
phardman 20/Jul/97 -
Hidden 21/Jul/96 2nd
Hidden 16/Jul/96 Lead O/S
pete johnson 22/Jun/96 Lead O/S
with Hughie
tmawer ??/1995 Lead O/S
with Jim Arnold
runestone ??/1995 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/1995 -
Hidden 16/Jul/94 Lead O/S
Tony Little 29/Jul/92 AltLd O/S

led 2nd pitch

with Scott
keefe 13/Jun/92 -
Hidden 18/Sep/91 2nd
Hidden ?/Sep/91 Lead
Rich Kirby ?/Jul/90 Lead
with The General (P.Henderson)
Steve Lenartowicz ??/1990 -
daviesxxx ??/1990 -
mikej 07/Jul/89 AltLd
with Mike Byles
Hammy 20/May/89 2nd
with Mark Radtke
Eduardo Martinez ?/Aug/88 Lead O/S
Bob 19/Jun/88 AltLd O/S
with D. Copley
MikeYouCanClimb ??/1987 Lead
Paula Hamilton-Gibson 04/Oct/86 AltLd
keefe 04/Oct/86 -
Hidden 29/Jun/86 AltLd
Hidden 21/Jun/86 Lead
William Robertson ??/1986 Lead O/S
with Emily, Steve, Shaun etc
phil64 ??/1986 Lead
andybirtwistle 16/Aug/84 Lead
with Andy Moss
Martin Bennett 10/Aug/84 -

Found it harder seconding than last year when I led it.

with JD
Mike Owen 22/Jul/84 2nd β
with Steve Foxley
uphillnow 29/Apr/84 AltLd

Pog did 5c, Ialso lead Phoenix

with Andrew (Pog) Horn
Paul Clarke ??/1984 Lead
with Unsure
Paul Clarke ??/1984 Lead
with Unsure
Martin Bennett 13/Jul/83 -

Amazing day, one way and another!

with Steve Howe
Hidden 09/Jul/83 AltLd
TonyF ?/Jun/82 AltLd O/S
with Tony Cox
Dave Musgrove 17/May/80 AltLd
with Mike Butler
GeoffG ?/Apr/80 AltLd
with tony bowker
redjerry ?/Aug/79 Lead O/S
with Jim Melrose
Paula Hamilton-Gibson ??/1979 Lead
with Alan Walmsley
jon 22/May/77 AltLd
with paul m
Hidden 03/Jul/76 AltLd
mikej 28/Aug/68 AltLd dnf

I led the old pitch 2 to the belay at the base of the v chimney, via the detour diagonally right followed by the hard traverse back left to the small stance. Will led up the v groove to the crux, but the weather broke. Arranging the abseil from the small stance was, shall we say, interesting!

with Wil Hurford
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