Hunger | 9a Sport route at The Anvil


Pics + Vids

Malcolm Smith
Added at 20:09 on 22 September 2022
Malcolm Smith
Added at 20:09 on 22 September 2022
Dave MacLeod
Added at 18:12 on 18 December 2020
Hamish McArthur
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Added at 19:09 on 17 September 2022
Hamish McArthur
Added at 17:09 on 19 September 2022

Ascents

5 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Malcolm Smith Lead (Worked) 7th July 2010

Scotland's first 9a.

https://www.scottishclimbs.com/wiki/Scotland's_First_9a!_Malcolm_Smith,_Hunger

Will Bosi Lead (Worked) 3rd April 2018
Dave MacLeod Lead (Worked) 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wz73lqhL8Ro

Hamish McArthur Lead (Worked) 14th September 2022

On arriving at the crag Hamish worked the route for an afternoon then returned the next day and dispatched it on his fourth redpoint attempt of the day. A remarkably quick ascent! [1]

References

[1] https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2022/09/hunger_9a_by_hamish_mcarthur-73151

[2] https://www.instagram.com/p/CiktsT8DZUZ/

[3] https://youtu.be/d6GZXddeAEg

[4] https://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/hamish-mcarthur-repeats-hunger-malcom-smith-9a-anvil-scotland.html

Rob Sutton Lead (Worked) May 2023