Rockfax Description
Follow Looning the Tube to the metal spike. Move right and then make something of a desperate heart-in-your-mouth pull to clip the first bolt. Move up and make another desperate clip before carrying on to the lower-off. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Start as for Looning The Tube to the Spike, Traverse right and make a move up to clip the first bolt, pass a 2nd bolt to a lower off left of the overhanging tree.

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UserDateStyleNotes & Partners
Alkis 28 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
OliverRoss 28 Apr, 2018 2nd β
with Alkis
with Alkis
youwillfindjimbo 9 Mar, 2018 2nd dog Great lead by Jack, thin moves but all the holds are there, gutted I slipped off one hold!
with JackM92
Great lead by Jack, thin moves but all the holds are there, gutted I slipped off one hold!
with JackM92
JackM92 9 Mar, 2018 Lead O/S Quite a few 6a moves and once into the meat of the climbing it’s sustained. A fair bit harder than any of the previous slate E3’s I’ve been on but friendly bolting.
Quite a few 6a moves and once into the meat of the climbing it’s sustained. A fair bit harder than any of the previous slate E3’s I’ve been on but friendly bolting.
Hidden 25 Feb, 2018 Lead dog
edwardwoodward 2 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S The hardest E3 6a I've done. Looks like it must be a lot easier for the tall. Started up Bise Mon Cul.
The hardest E3 6a I've done. Looks like it must be a lot easier for the tall. Started up Bise Mon Cul.
Greg Cunningham 22 Jun, 2017 TR
anguskille 14 May, 2017 Lead β
with Butel
with Butel
saintlade 14 May, 2017 -
with sketchy Tom
with sketchy Tom
Butel 14 May, 2017 Lead O/S Reachy.
Reachy.
Hidden 18 Feb, 2017 Lead O/S
jezb1 28 Dec, 2016 Lead RP Had backed off before but got it this time :)
Had backed off before but got it this time :)
ianstevens 13 Nov, 2016 Lead O/S
with scout
with scout
Dan Hostford 29 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
with LSMC
with LSMC
jezb1 11 Oct, 2016 Lead dnf Wasn't really on it, should have done a warm up route. Felt stiff but hard to say.
Wasn't really on it, should have done a warm up route. Felt stiff but hard to say.
Eduardo Martinez 9 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
Rich Kirby 9 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
jacob shieldhouse hadley 15 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
with cai, justin
with cai, justin
James Oakes 30 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S Easier but bolder than goose creature
with Fragmod
Easier but bolder than goose creature
with Fragmod
jamesgodwin64 5 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
with John Cooper
with John Cooper
ASchwirtz 30 May, 2015 Lead dnf Could not clip first bolt on Zzzooming, need an extra inch of reach to make the next move safe, did not fancy the fall down onto the tube. Get a frog.
Could not clip first bolt on Zzzooming, need an extra inch of reach to make the next move safe, did not fancy the fall down onto the tube. Get a frog.
jacob shieldhouse hadley 25 May, 2015 Lead O/S good, safe, sustained, soft, fun!
with dad
good, safe, sustained, soft, fun!
with dad
Ewan Russell 18 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
with Halla, Dafydd Llywelyn
with Halla, Dafydd Llywelyn
Dafydd Llywelyn 18 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
with Halla Parkin, Ewan Russell
with Halla Parkin, Ewan Russell
Callum van Werkhoven 29 Dec, 2014 Lead RP
Hidden ?May, 2014 -
oliverpcain ??, 2014 Lead
Celt Ll-J 24 Oct, 2013 TR O/S
Dan Hale 1 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
harold walmsley 29 Mar, 2012 2nd O/S
with Colin Struthers
with Colin Struthers
BenRyle 13 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
david morse 11 May, 2011 Lead O/S A very worthwhile route, as good as looning the tube maybe?
with Ben A
A very worthwhile route, as good as looning the tube maybe?
with Ben A
Hidden ?May, 2011 2nd O/S
Rory Shaw ??, 2011 -
sam820 25 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S Lead from Bise-Mon-Cul, makes a really good route. Felt stiff for E3, awkward moves and not great for the short.
with Chi
Lead from Bise-Mon-Cul, makes a really good route. Felt stiff for E3, awkward moves and not great for the short.
with Chi
Chris_barr 21 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Dan
with Dan
Dan Jenkin 21 May, 2010 Lead β
hervenuttall ?Apr, 2010 Lead O/S good climbing, would be hard for the short
with ross
good climbing, would be hard for the short
with ross
barni 6 Dec, 2008 Lead O/S
with james hayward
with james hayward
ksjs 3 Feb, 2008 Lead O/S unfinished - downclimbed from crux: that move / position didnt feel right for slate E36a. good climbing though
unfinished - downclimbed from crux: that move / position didnt feel right for slate E36a. good climbing though
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