180m, 6 pitches. Easy start, then slightly tricky traverse across short slab; then easy upwards to base of white slab. Up middle of White Slab, then rightwards out to arete -exposed with little protection. Easy finish up chimney.

Ticklists: Scottish 3 and 4 star multi-pitch routes.

Captain Solo 14/Jul/15 Solo

An excellent climb and improbable finish.

Hidden ??/2015 -
ladymuck 27/Jul/13 AltLd dnf

Finished up White Slab (VDiff) after rock hitting side of my head before 4c pitch. Led 1st and ?3rd pitches - 1st was hard to routefind!

Stuart Macfarlane 30/May/12 AltLd O/S

Jeanie led pitches 1 & 3, I led pitches 2 & 4.

with Jeanie
Ruth ND 28/May/12 2nd O/S
with Chris Drinkwater
erica 30/Apr/11 AltLd O/S
with John
John Brayshaw 30/Apr/11 AltLd O/S
with Erica
Clay C 19/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Steve Gibbs
steve_gibbs 19/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Clay C
Hidden 08/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Tony Holdsworth 13/May/09 AltLd O/S

Lead all but P1 - very poor protection.

with Rich Cutsforth
Richie Rich 13/May/09 2nd
with Tony H
Hidden 28/May/08 2nd dnf
johnjb 24/May/08 AltLd

Helen did the two tricky pitches: awkward traverse, and White Slab.

with Helen T
Hidden 20/May/07 2nd
Hidden 06/Oct/02 AltLd
abbeywall 21/May/00 AltLd
with martinh13, K
Hidden 02/Jul/96 Lead
alan moore ??/1995 -

Quite good. Scrambled back down then carried the bags up Central Buttress, cross the plateau the slithered down the manhole to the Cioch. Rain came on but did Crack of Double Doom, back down the manhole then scared ourselves silly slithering down Cioch Corner in the wet...

Hidden ??/1992 Lead
johnkeith ??/1984 -
with BMC hut resident
Hidden ??/1982 AltLd
Derek Ryden ?/Jul/73 AltLd O/S
with Colin Morrison
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