25m. After an easy start up the slab at its highest point this line breaches the centre of the sweeping bulge. Tenuous moves on undercuts lead right to a powerful crux off small edges reaching to a handrail. Continue following the cool line of cobbles above.

dave redpath Oct/2007

Ticklists: Scottish 8s & 9s, UK 8a and up.

Dave Douglas 27/May Lead dog
with Andy Wilby
Hidden 01/Oct/16 Lead RP
Jay.Carr 18/Oct/15 Lead dog

Worked the moves for the first time. Boulder problem on a rope. Psyched. Is the jug on the left before the crux in? It's hardly outside the line but description doesn't mention it

with Darren
Hidden ??/2015 -
sheppy 31/Aug/14 Lead RP

Only 18 years since my last 8a, at this rate will be 68 before the next. Finally the weather gave us one decent weekend day. Thanks to all concerned, you know who you are ;-)

with Richard and Diane
sheppy 16/Aug/14 Lead dog

After sitting out an hour and a half of drizzle in the freezing gully it finally dried up enough to get two good RP attempts on this.Tickled the brownstone sloper both times. Crucial for me to take the last right hand crimp/sprag really accurately. So far its always been imperfect.

sheppy 09/Aug/14 Lead dog

Oh so close....... I hate red pointing! (Truth be told in retrospect I didn't have the feet well enough sussed to succeed so not really that close at all! added 21.08.14)

peter.clarkson1 09/Aug/14 Lead RP

At last - been a long journey. 3rd redpoint go of the day when didn't really expect it. Felt very nervous (and pumped) on the top wall.

with neil shepherd, dave douglas
Dave Douglas 07/Aug/14 Lead rpt
peter.clarkson1 07/Aug/14 Lead dog

much closer tonight - before the midges arrived. inches away from the brown sloper towards the end of the crux. Redpoint pressure now!

with dave douglas
peter.clarkson1 04/Aug/14 Lead dog

some progress - starting to link sections again

with dave douglas
sheppy 02/Aug/14 Lead dog

Groundhog Day! Except this week instead of mild and humid it was damp and totally freezing... Then the front arrived!

peter.clarkson1 02/Aug/14 Lead dnf

freezing - could barely climb any of it

with neil shepherd, dave douglas
Dave Douglas 26/Jul/14 Lead dog
sheppy 26/Jul/14 Lead dog

Moves come together thanks to Daves beta, conditions sub optimal today

with Richard and Diane, Dave Douglas
dwisniewski 24/Jul/14 Lead dog

Found the boulder crux quite hard, not sure if the big plate jug on the left was in so missed it out and got a sequence going through the crux involving some high tenuous heel hooks. Found the link from the jug to the top straightforward and just need to dial the boulder section.

with Rachel Bennet
Dave Douglas 10/Jul/14 Lead dog
Dave Douglas 24/Jun/14 Lead dog
dezdee ?/Aug/13 TR dog
peter.clarkson1 09/Jun/13 Lead dog

done the moves - but feels hard. will need a lot of work

with dave douglas
Dave Douglas 09/Jun/13 Lead dog

Almost! Got to get this wired again before the Gift Link.

Dave Douglas 04/Jun/13 Lead dog
sheppy 08/Sep/12 Lead dog

Too drained from Weakest Link to make much of this!

Adam Lincoln 07/Sep/12 Lead RP
with Meg
peter.clarkson1 04/Sep/12 Lead dog

some progress - top wall sorted, and worked out best place to make the grim clip from. Red point time next unless I dont get back this season with the cold coming

with sue wood, andy wilby
peter.clarkson1 02/Sep/12 TR dog

moves all done - hard section in 2 sections

with dave douglas
peter.clarkson1 31/Jul/12 TR dog

could do all the moves but think making the clip of the in situ draw will be desperate!

with dave douglas
Cassidy 14/Apr/12 Lead RP
with Richard McGhee
MBean 14/Aug/11 Lead
ashknot 20/Jun/11 TR dog

Just trying to figure out the moves

with Oli
willackers 24/Apr/11 Lead RP

Should have on-sighted it! so close! one of the softest 8a's I have ever done. 2nd go.

with Cobra Stu
coula1 15/Aug/10 Lead RP

Cool route.

Dave Douglas 17/Jun/10 Lead RP
with Nic Duboust
Hidden 30/May/10 Lead RP
Sam the Butcher ??/2010 Lead RP
NDD 10/Aug/08 Lead RP

Easy for 8a. 2 days.

with Andy
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