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Graded E6/7. 5 pegs, 1 nail.

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Charlie Noakes 26 May TR dog 1st time on this, two goes on top rope to suss all moves.
1st time on this, two goes on top rope to suss all moves.
BC 20 May TR Beautiful and looks perplexing, but not! Got all the moves. Quite tricky to climb with a2 strain in ring finger of my right hand. Need to rest this before I lead. First time here
Beautiful and looks perplexing, but not! Got all the moves. Quite tricky to climb with a2 strain in ring finger of my right hand. Need to rest this before I lead. First time here
Phil Davidson 19 May TR rpt
with Ewan McCullam
with Ewan McCullam
Misha u 18 Sep, 2019 TR β Quick first visit to Ness on the way back home from Bethesda. Adam showed me around the crag and we did a quick top rope on this. I managed to sketch up it clean with some beta. Felt pretty precarious in places, especially right at the start but I didn’t have the best sequence there. Lots of old bendy pegs and a couple of wires but would still be bold to lead. More technical than physical but it’s steep so do have to pull quite hard. Would be E5 6b if it had good gear? 7a+ ish but hard to tell from one top rope.
Quick first visit to Ness on the way back home from Bethesda. Adam showed me around the crag and we did a quick top rope on this. I managed to sketch up it clean with some beta. Felt pretty precarious in places, especially right at the start but I didn’t have the best sequence there. Lots of old bendy pegs and a couple of wires but would still be bold to lead. More technical than physical but it’s steep so do have to pull quite hard. Would be E5 6b if it had good gear? 7a+ ish but hard to tell from one top rope.
Adam Booth 18 Sep, 2019 TR dog
with Misha
with Misha
Adam Booth 11 Sep, 2019 TR rpt
with Dave Greenald
with Dave Greenald
morganator u 11 Sep, 2019 TR β Rats- should have gone for the flash. That was the plan, but having dogged the E3 to its L I thought better of it. TR’d clean twice with beta from Adam and Dave. Keen to get back on it
Rats- should have gone for the flash. That was the plan, but having dogged the E3 to its L I thought better of it. TR’d clean twice with beta from Adam and Dave. Keen to get back on it
GPN 25 Aug, 2019 Lead RP Fantastic route! Hotter than the sun today - I was a sweaty mess start to finish!
Fantastic route! Hotter than the sun today - I was a sweaty mess start to finish!
Rosie Henstock 25 Aug, 2019 TR rpt Remembered the moves from last year, managed it all in one go. Time for Lead soon!
Remembered the moves from last year, managed it all in one go. Time for Lead soon!
BRoe 1 Jun, 2019 Lead RP
with Anna
with Anna
Mark Stevenson 24 May, 2019 Lead RP
Longsufferingropeholder 24 May, 2019 Lead RP
Olly Chapman 23 Apr, 2019 TR RP
with Zoe
with Zoe
neilmclean 18 Apr, 2019 TR 3 goes. 1st thugged up falling/resting. 2nd worked each move with much info from Dave and Johnny 3rd half thugged in one 'clean' push. Repeated cruxy moves.
with Johnny Dawes
3 goes. 1st thugged up falling/resting. 2nd worked each move with much info from Dave and Johnny 3rd half thugged in one 'clean' push. Repeated cruxy moves.
with Johnny Dawes
Hidden 24 Mar, 2019 TR RP
Hidden 24 Mar, 2019 Lead RP
Luke Brooks u 27 Feb, 2019 Lead β
Hidden 25 Feb, 2019 Lead RP
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH u 17 Feb, 2019 Lead RP Brilliant
Brilliant
Andy Peak 1 17 Feb, 2019 Lead rpt So much fun excellent route.
So much fun excellent route.
Rosie Henstock 28 Oct, 2018 TR rpt A few goes to remember the moves, final TR go went clean including placing the gear. Optimistically went for the lead but a bit worn out by then and going dark. Very dry at the moment!
with TGreen
A few goes to remember the moves, final TR go went clean including placing the gear. Optimistically went for the lead but a bit worn out by then and going dark. Very dry at the moment!
with TGreen
Hidden 27 Oct, 2018 Lead RP
FelixJT 27 Oct, 2018 Lead RP
WilliamRupp 27 Oct, 2018 Lead RP
Dan Arkle 25 Oct, 2018 TR rpt 2nd go today
2nd go today
Rosie Henstock 10 Oct, 2018 TR
with TGreen
with TGreen
Andy Peak 1 30 Sep, 2018 TR Twice in a row clean, had a quick go on the lead but struggling with commitment!
Twice in a row clean, had a quick go on the lead but struggling with commitment!
Dizz 30 Sep, 2018 Lead RP Finally! Pre placed the gear. Amazing :)
with Tala
Finally! Pre placed the gear. Amazing :)
with Tala
Longsufferingropeholder 10 Sep, 2018 TR RP Probably should have led but couldn't talk myself into it today
with C May, Dizz
Probably should have led but couldn't talk myself into it today
with C May, Dizz
Dizz 10 Sep, 2018 Lead dog In sections to work out gear
with Tim bee
In sections to work out gear
with Tim bee
Hidden 10 Sep, 2018 TR
Dizz 7 Sep, 2018 TR rpt
Rosie Henstock 7 Sep, 2018 TR rpt
with Dizz
with Dizz
Rosie Henstock 5 Sep, 2018 TR rpt Another clean go in the almost dark! Maybe its time to get on the lead.
with Dizz
Another clean go in the almost dark! Maybe its time to get on the lead.
with Dizz
Dizz 5 Sep, 2018 TR rpt First lead go - preplaced gear, slipped off going past nail, best ever top top go after- doh!
First lead go - preplaced gear, slipped off going past nail, best ever top top go after- doh!
Rosie Henstock 1 Sep, 2018 TR rpt
with Dizz
with Dizz
Dizz 1 Sep, 2018 TR rpt More solid- clean first proper go today
with Dave greenald, Rosie Henstock
More solid- clean first proper go today
with Dave greenald, Rosie Henstock
Rosie Henstock 30 Aug, 2018 TR dog More different moves, more hands off rests thanks to Dave
with Dizz
More different moves, more hands off rests thanks to Dave
with Dizz
Dizz 30 Aug, 2018 TR dog
with Dave greenald, Rosie Henstock
with Dave greenald, Rosie Henstock
Dizz 16 Aug, 2018 TR dog Not quite fresh enough to get in one today but better more sustainable sequences
with Dave greenald
Not quite fresh enough to get in one today but better more sustainable sequences
with Dave greenald
TGreen 14 Aug, 2018 TR dog
Rosie Henstock 14 Aug, 2018 TR dog More cool moves revealing themselves!
More cool moves revealing themselves!
Dizz 14 Aug, 2018 TR RP Happy with that!
with Rosie
Happy with that!
with Rosie
Dizz 13 Aug, 2018 TR dog Getting easier. Not easy enough yet!
with Justyna, Dave greenald
Getting easier. Not easy enough yet!
with Justyna, Dave greenald
Dizz 11 Aug, 2018 TR dog Working the bottom section. Good beta from Dave and johnny.
with Dave greenald
Working the bottom section. Good beta from Dave and johnny.
with Dave greenald
Rosie Henstock 9 Aug, 2018 TR dog Some cool moves and gorgeous line. I think I've found my next project!
with Dizz
Some cool moves and gorgeous line. I think I've found my next project!
with Dizz
Dizz 9 Aug, 2018 TR dog One trip up. Was surprised to get all the moves first go
with Rosie
One trip up. Was surprised to get all the moves first go
with Rosie
JordanColquhoun 1 Aug, 2018 Lead
jrccrosby 17 Jul, 2018 Lead RP Managed it on lead this time
with grady
Managed it on lead this time
with grady
Hidden 11 Jul, 2018 TR RP
Tala A 11 Jul, 2018 Lead RP Placed all gear on lead (mostly blindly due to being a shortie at only 5”4) and topped out properly. Hardest headpoint to date. Stunning route.
Placed all gear on lead (mostly blindly due to being a shortie at only 5”4) and topped out properly. Hardest headpoint to date. Stunning route.
jrccrosby 10 Jul, 2018 TR RP Quick run up after multiple sessions working on it, had a go on lead after and ran out of power on the last hard move.
with grady
Quick run up after multiple sessions working on it, had a go on lead after and ran out of power on the last hard move.
with grady
MathewWright1998 6 Jul, 2018 Lead β With abseil inspection - felt class!
With abseil inspection - felt class!
grady 26 Jun, 2018 Lead RP
JBO 2 Jun, 2018 Lead RP First E7 (if I can take the grade?), first time headpointing and my first day at Nesscliffe. Done in sporty style: one toprope to give it a brush and try the moves (it was filthy), another quick toprope to do it clean, then got it first go on the sharp end. Great line and great climbing.
First E7 (if I can take the grade?), first time headpointing and my first day at Nesscliffe. Done in sporty style: one toprope to give it a brush and try the moves (it was filthy), another quick toprope to do it clean, then got it first go on the sharp end. Great line and great climbing.
Jeromeg 20 May, 2018 Lead RP Pre-placed gear. Used the tat for the top out. Incredible route.
with Savage
Pre-placed gear. Used the tat for the top out. Incredible route.
with Savage
Phil Davidson 12 May, 2018 Lead rpt
Daz Devey 12 May, 2018 Lead RP Awesome! Took a few top rope attempts to sort moves out. Fell off 3 times today on lead attempts, slightly higher each time, lowered down and got it on the 4th lead attempt.Amazing technical moves ***
Awesome! Took a few top rope attempts to sort moves out. Fell off 3 times today on lead attempts, slightly higher each time, lowered down and got it on the 4th lead attempt.Amazing technical moves ***
Phil Davidson 10 May, 2018 TR rpt
with Steve Challoner
with Steve Challoner
Adam Lincoln 5 May, 2018 Lead RP Brilliant! First trad of year so quick headpoint.
with Pete Chadwick
Brilliant! First trad of year so quick headpoint.
with Pete Chadwick
rosiehawker 20 Apr, 2018 TR Got it clean but would need to work on it to lead it.
with mikeski
Got it clean but would need to work on it to lead it.
with mikeski
Hidden 16 Apr, 2018 Lead RP
Ged Desforges 25 Mar, 2018 - Quality. Fell off above the break then did second go. Feels like e5 6b
Quality. Fell off above the break then did second go. Feels like e5 6b
Wendy 25 Mar, 2018 TR RP
Hidden 18 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
Russell Blackaller 3 Nov, 2017 Lead RP 1st RP.
1st RP.
Hidden 18 Oct, 2017 Lead RP
Tom Bennell 18 Oct, 2017 Lead
Tom Livingstone 15 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing u 14 Oct, 2017 Lead RP Stunning line, with equally stunning climbing to match.
Stunning line, with equally stunning climbing to match.
Hidden 23 Sep, 2017 TR RP
Jonny Nick 23 Sep, 2017 Lead RP
millsy 4 Aug, 2017 Lead RP
with James Riley
with James Riley
Phil Davidson 20 Jul, 2017 Lead RP
with Karl Smith, Edward Crossland, Dave Greenald
with Karl Smith, Edward Crossland, Dave Greenald
NDD 27 May, 2017 Lead RP
colesy 13 May, 2017 Lead β
with gazhbo
with gazhbo
guy xavier percival 10 May, 2017 Lead RP
with crispin
with crispin
Dan Arkle ??, 2017 Lead O/S
Ramon Marin u 13 Sep, 2015 Lead RP Did this last year, but took Tom to show him around nessy. I got on this to show him the moves, then lead it clean next go to pysche him up for his lead. He send it next go, so mission accomplished. He was rather pleased ;-)
with Tom le fanu
Did this last year, but took Tom to show him around nessy. I got on this to show him the moves, then lead it clean next go to pysche him up for his lead. He send it next go, so mission accomplished. He was rather pleased ;-)
with Tom le fanu
alaan 12 Jul, 2015 Lead dnf Tried ground-up but faltered at the main break and failed to get established. Will return!
Tried ground-up but faltered at the main break and failed to get established. Will return!
gazhbo 25 Apr, 2015 Lead RP Fandabbydozy, but barely E6. Gear is good and plentiful and climbing is sequency but pretty steady really.
Fandabbydozy, but barely E6. Gear is good and plentiful and climbing is sequency but pretty steady really.
Cailean Harker 24 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S Stunning line. Really pleased to onsight this. The climbing felt pretty steady and there is plenty of gear. Get on it!
with Dave Pickford
Stunning line. Really pleased to onsight this. The climbing felt pretty steady and there is plenty of gear. Get on it!
with Dave Pickford
Chris_barr 12 Apr, 2015 Lead RP
with Gus
with Gus
Gus 12 Apr, 2015 Lead Awesome! Placed all gear on lead, pretty pumpy! Top out scenes were terrifying!!
with chris barr
Awesome! Placed all gear on lead, pretty pumpy! Top out scenes were terrifying!!
with chris barr
Wil Treasure 16 Aug, 2014 Lead RP Get in! Felt much steadier than last visit, but nearly peeled off the crux and got wrong handed on the mono.
Get in! Felt much steadier than last visit, but nearly peeled off the crux and got wrong handed on the mono.
Ramon Marin u 14 Aug, 2014 Lead RP Sent with wet holds, epic lead after 3 topropes. First E7, amazing route, one of the best I've done anywhere, great moves. And safe ;-) first visit to Nessy and loved the place, I must come back!!!
with andre hedger
Sent with wet holds, epic lead after 3 topropes. First E7, amazing route, one of the best I've done anywhere, great moves. And safe ;-) first visit to Nessy and loved the place, I must come back!!!
with andre hedger
Adam Booth 30 Jul, 2014 Lead RP Finally!
Finally!
Ed Booth 30 Jul, 2014 Lead rpt Ad had just smashed it in so I led it again on his gear.
Ad had just smashed it in so I led it again on his gear.
Hidden 28 Jul, 2014 TR
Adam Booth 28 Jul, 2014 TR RP Spent ages working out the moves again! Will try to lead it this week whilst fresh in the mind!
Spent ages working out the moves again! Will try to lead it this week whilst fresh in the mind!
Alex Mason 3 Jul, 2014 Lead β Ground-up, second go. Fell off pumped to the teeth leaving the big flatty at mid height. Got to the same place even more pumped but fought harder than ever. Only just made it. Perfect experience. E6 F7b/+.
with Emma Twyford, James Mchaffie, Ollie Cain
Ground-up, second go. Fell off pumped to the teeth leaving the big flatty at mid height. Got to the same place even more pumped but fought harder than ever. Only just made it. Perfect experience. E6 F7b/+.
with Emma Twyford, James Mchaffie, Ollie Cain
Wil Treasure 22 Jun, 2014 TR dog
Adam Booth 22 Jun, 2014 TR
Adam Booth 1 Jun, 2014 TR RP Psyched to get on the sharp end!
Psyched to get on the sharp end!
zcsharp 26 May, 2014 TR
Hidden 7 Dec, 2013 Lead RP
nathanlee 26 Aug, 2013 Lead Ground up 2nd go on Marks gear after falling off the bouldery bit below the first pegs. Immaculate as usual.
with Neil Furniss, mark20, goli
Ground up 2nd go on Marks gear after falling off the bouldery bit below the first pegs. Immaculate as usual.
with Neil Furniss, mark20, goli
mark20 26 Aug, 2013 Lead RP
Tom Loughlin ? Jul, 2012 TR
with Smith, Marcus
with Smith, Marcus
Hidden 30 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Ed Booth 23 May, 2012 TR harder move in the midde now the blocks gone.
harder move in the midde now the blocks gone.
spidey 20 May, 2012 Lead RP extreamely good climbing!
with luke384
extreamely good climbing!
with luke384
Hidden ??, 2012 Lead RP
luke384 ??, 2012 TR dog
Hidden 4 Oct, 2011 Lead dnf
Mark Riley 23 Aug, 2011 TR Rather useful fist size block about half way up is pretty loose
with Patrick Green
Rather useful fist size block about half way up is pretty loose
with Patrick Green
MikeYouCanClimb 6 Jul, 2011 Lead RP Finally sorted and led this clean in between showers.I need a new project now.
with Matthew
Finally sorted and led this clean in between showers.I need a new project now.
with Matthew
matt30987 6 Jul, 2011 Lead RP As per the comment below this was my dads project for years, I just belayed him and found it desperate so leading was an options. After top roping it without a rest a few weeks ago it suddenly came into reach.On the day: I top roped it clean (kicked loads of scary spiders off it) Dad top roped it clean (slipped a few times) I top roped and checked out the gear Dad tried to lead but lowered off second peg. I tried and did the same Dad tried again (got one move higher), but came down same peg. I forfeited my go as too scared so I had given up Dad tried again and cruised it Inspired my dad, I tried and found it ok
with Dad
As per the comment below this was my dads project for years, I just belayed him and found it desperate so leading was an options. After top roping it without a rest a few weeks ago it suddenly came into reach.On the day: I top roped it clean (kicked loads of scary spiders off it) Dad top roped it clean (slipped a few times) I top roped and checked out the gear Dad tried to lead but lowered off second peg. I tried and did the same Dad tried again (got one move higher), but came down same peg. I forfeited my go as too scared so I had given up Dad tried again and cruised it Inspired my dad, I tried and found it ok
with Dad
thetradlad 1 Jun, 2011 TR dog
marcpontin ? Jun, 2011 TR dog
with luke
with luke
phil64 6 May, 2011 Lead rpt fr 7b? great line and fantastic climbing
fr 7b? great line and fantastic climbing
Hidden ??, 2011 Lead dnf
monsteratt 5 Dec, 2010 2nd dog V hard, but some enjoyable moves. Got maybe a third of the way clean then rested a few times on the upper section. V sandy top out
with Morgan Strong Will
V hard, but some enjoyable moves. Got maybe a third of the way clean then rested a few times on the upper section. V sandy top out
with Morgan Strong Will
hamer89 3 Aug, 2010 Lead RP
smallerrich 5 Jul, 2010 TR Retroflash, should probably lead it
with Simon
Retroflash, should probably lead it
with Simon
fennerz 4 Jul, 2010 Lead RP sikka
sikka
Ed Booth 4 Jul, 2010 2nd
with fennerz
with fennerz
dominic lee 20 Jun, 2010 Lead Ground up 2nd go
Ground up 2nd go
andi turner 5 Jun, 2010 Lead
with Jon Read & Mark Sharratt
with Jon Read & Mark Sharratt
Jon Read 5 Jun, 2010 Lead RP Brilliant route.
with Mark Sharrat & Andi Turner
Brilliant route.
with Mark Sharrat & Andi Turner
Hidden 17 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Harry Thorpe 31 Jan, 2010 TR dog Really good, will lead one day
with Kieran, Sarah Rixham
Really good, will lead one day
with Kieran, Sarah Rixham
barni 12 Oct, 2009 Lead RP
with Tim
with Tim
phil64 ? Oct, 2009 Lead RP headpointed!!
with stu mc
headpointed!!
with stu mc
Hidden 5 Sep, 2009 Lead RP
Hidden 10 Aug, 2009 Lead RP
Ed Booth ? Mar, 2009 Lead RP
with grady
with grady
Hidden ? Oct, 2008 TR dog
Rich Kirby 26 May, 2007 TR O/S Feels like 7b/7b+. Safe-ish......??pegs??
with Tyler
Feels like 7b/7b+. Safe-ish......??pegs??
with Tyler
nige 16 Apr, 2007 Lead RP
with mark hounslea
with mark hounslea
valecoastclimber ? Aug, 2005 Lead RP first HP
first HP
Hidden ??, 2005 TR RP
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Gathering Sun

Grade: E7 6c ***
(Nesscliffe)