Tag Archives: 4c

We’re going to a Bear Hug

29th April 2017 Pendower Coves Pendower Grooves – VS 4c – Lead The Cut – Severe 4a – Second Pendower Direct – HVS 5a – Lead (dnf) Time Tavern – VS 4c – Alt Lead What an amazing location! And … Continue reading

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Put your left foot in…left foot out ….

23rd September 2016 Haytor/Low Man Levitation – VS4c – Lead Honeymoon Corner- Severe 4a – Second I think that the routes on Haytor in general are very different to those we normally climb in Cornwall. At first its easy to … Continue reading

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Doing the Turkey (or something thereabouts)

6th August 2016 Hartland/ Blackchurch Loose Women – E1 5b – Alt Lead (dgd) Right of Spring – VS 4c – Lead Notre Dame – VS 4b – Second So here was the big day. Sacre Coeur here I come. … Continue reading

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My (not so dead) dead chicken has better feet than you do!

19th July 2016 Pentire Point Black Zawn Nipped in the Buddha – VS 4c – Second Little Black Dress – EC 5B – TR Brother Chris – E3 5c – TR (dgd) Dave had been wittering on about NITB for … Continue reading

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The patience of St Piper

27th April 2016 Tater Du Willie’s Way – HVS 5a – Alt Lead Flake Wall – VS 4c – Alt Lead There are times when you wonder how your body and your mind get along. The body is willing, but … Continue reading

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Convenient

14th April 2016 Kellan Head (Upper Buttress) Big Dave’s Serpent – VS 4c – Second This was a new venue for me and Dave. I have to be honest and say I didnt even know it was there. I’d heard … Continue reading

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Time to go back to Skool

7th April 2016 Trewarvas Joy Direct – VS 4c – Lead William’s Chiney – HVS 5b – Lead Your laces should not really be an issue in climbing, unless you lose the ability to tie them. This seemed to be … Continue reading

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Woods for the trees

25th March 2016 Bosigran Rapture – VS 4c – Tom I dont know how many times I’ve been to Bosi and yet it still seems possible to pick up new lines, even in an area like Red Slab. Rapture actually … Continue reading

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Old Favorites

19th September 2015 Carn Barra Super Crack – VS 4c – Alt Lead Axis – VS 5a – Lead Fourteen Fathoms – E2 5c – Second I’ve been to Porthgwarra loads of times but never considered parking up nearer the … Continue reading

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Into the gloaming

9th July 2015 Carn Gowla – America Buttress Deceleration Lane – VS 4c – Alt Lead The fact that Dave and I had arranged to meet at 6 pm should have rung a few alarm bells, especially on a trip … Continue reading

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