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The Horseshoe Top 15 Challenge ticklist

contributed by Jamiewalkerjones Mar/19

Climb the top 15 most ticked routes at the magnificent horseshoe quarry after work on a Friday night.

They might not be the best routes, in fact I know they are not the best, but they are popular. One gets what one deserves I suppose....

For the full challenge tick, observe these style notes:
--- Best climbed as a pair, starting at 7pm after work on Friday evening.
--- Climbing by headtorch and in the rain adds extra points.
--- Sleep in your car or bivvy.
--- Beer optional. Mulled wine even
--- Save the trickier ones until the morning if you like but you've got to have it all wrapped up ASAP on Saturday. You've got to take that crap to the tip/redecorate the spare bedroom/be home to meet the Ocado man. LIFE!
--- Clipstick allowed, in fact positively encouraged.
--- As is going 'off route'
--- As is climbing the wrong route
--- As is dogging. And falling off. And even aiding.
--- Basically, it's a challenge for foolish mortals who don't get out often, but when they do... it's raining, and they've got to be back before lunch.

Map of routes in this ticklist

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Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
 TOP QUARRY
Uranus3c 8297mHorseshoe Quarry
Luke Skywalker4a *7227mHorseshoe Quarry
Klingon4a 7516mHorseshoe Quarry
 CHOCOLATE BLANCMANGE WALL
Excavator5c *65632mHorseshoe Quarry
 LEFT WALL
The Big Fat Texan on the Corner6a *85820mHorseshoe Quarry
Sag Ponir5c *820?Horseshoe Quarry
 MAIN WALL
Pale Rider6a *192720mHorseshoe Quarry
School's Out6a+ **170220mHorseshoe Quarry
Rotund Rooley6b **111820mHorseshoe Quarry
Wall of Jericho6b **73220mHorseshoe Quarry
Megalithic Man6b+ ***91720mHorseshoe Quarry
 THE TOILET
Latrine5a 91016mHorseshoe Quarry
Thomas Crapper6a+ *63916mHorseshoe Quarry
Two Loos4c *761?Horseshoe Quarry
Latrec5a *840?Horseshoe Quarry
17 stars14,182204m• 15
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