Midnight Lightning | 7B Boulder problem at Camp 4 Boulders


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John Bachar
Added at 09:02 on 27 February 2021
John Bachar
Added at 22:02 on 27 February 2021
Mina Leslie-Wujastyk
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Added at 06:10 on 22 October 2021
Kurt Albert
Added at 17:02 on 26 February 2021
Kurt Albert
Added at 08:02 on 26 February 2021
Wolfgang Güllich
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Added at 16:09 on 03 September 2022

Ascents

8 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Ron Kauk Boulder (Worked) 1st January 1978 (approx)
John Bachar Boulder (Worked) 1st January 1978 (approx)

Second ascent.

Bachar drew the original and iconic lightning bolt on the problem while working it with Ron Kauk and John Yabolinski in 1978.

https://www.facebook.com/climbing.in.the.80s/photos/a.270388289694020/1512130898853080

https://www.facebook.com/climbing.in.the.80s/photos/a.270388289694020/886783774721132

Jerry Moffatt Boulder (Worked) 1st January 1984 (approx)

The first ascent in a day.

Lynn Hill Boulder (Worked) 1st January 1998 (approx)

First female ascent. Lynn worked the mantel on a rope first.

Lisa Rands Boulder (Worked) 1st January 2001 (approx)

Second female ascent and the first without practicing the mantel on a rope.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2001/01/second_female_ascent_of_midnight_lightning-57

Mina Leslie-Wujastyk Boulder (Worked) 1st January 2012 (approx)

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_K6dItFbbW/

Kurt Albert Boulder (Worked)

https://www.facebook.com/climbing.in.the.80s/photos/a.270388289694020/3467240716675412

https://www.facebook.com/climbing.in.the.80s/photos/a.270388289694020/2560582360674590

Wolfgang Güllich Boulder (Worked)

https://www.instagram.com/reel/CiBZ6RpJbtU/