The Thimble | 7a+ Sport route

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John Gill
Added at 11:05 on 22 May 2021
John Sherman
Added at 18:02 on 27 February 2021


3 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
John Gill Solo (Ground up) 01 Jan 1961 (approx)


A truly remarkable ascent for it's time. It was worked from the ground up, without the benefit of climbing shoes or bouldering mats.

Royal Robins Lead (Did not finish)

I considered my greatest failure to be my efforts on the thimble. I could see that even if I worked on it forever I would never achieve it.

John Sherman Lead (Worked)