Rockfax Description
The attractive angular arete. Climb the short crack and lower arete, then step awkwardly up onto the main arete which is followed past a couple of steeper moves at half-height. © Rockfax

FA. Geoffry Sutton 1958

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Stanage 100 VD - VS, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+.

Hidden 26/Oct 2nd O/S
Andrew Barker 11/Oct Solo rpt
Hidden 11/Oct Lead O/S
glaramara 11/Oct 2nd

Good route

with james, Mau mau
Andrew Barker 08/Oct Solo rpt
DBoothroyd 08/Oct Solo O/S
Martin Bagshaw 03/Oct 2nd O/S
with Martin Weißmann, Tom Hudson
royle883 02/Oct Lead O/S
The Reaper 26/Sep 2nd O/S
with frank mckenna
peteJ23 20/Sep Lead O/S
Mattlamb90 19/Sep 2nd β
with Ad Aus
martinbettridge06 05/Sep 2nd
Ian Saxton 05/Sep Lead
with martin
jfms 29/Aug 2nd O/S

Charlie's lead. Not hard, but quite exposed.

Rockmonkey1977 23/Aug Lead O/S

Felt bold for the grade but the climbing was pleasant...

Sarah Statham 23/Aug TR
with Mike
MichaelConstantinou 23/Aug 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/Aug 2nd
Manchi 15/Aug Lead O/S
with tim_mcd
tim_mcd 15/Aug 2nd O/S
with Manchi
jonhowson 11/Aug Lead O/S

Lackluster climb. Very easy to avoid the arete. Outlook Slab is a far better line and climb.

with Francis
Ian Hylands 09/Aug 2nd

Lovely aręte.

Griff1990 09/Aug Lead O/S
Lukem6 02/Aug Lead O/S
Jenny Monkey 02/Aug 2nd
Hidden 25/Jul Lead O/S
dynodean 25/Jul Lead O/S
with Emma
Hidden 25/Jul 2nd
Katie Proctor 14/Jul 2nd O/S
GainzULMC 14/Jul Lead O/S
FlavioL1989 12/Jul Solo O/S
Jamie Everitt 12/Jul Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jul 2nd
cragtyke 03/Jul 2nd
with glenn
GlennWatson 03/Jul Lead
Charley17 30/Jun 2nd
with charlie
Hidden 03/Jun Lead
MikeDowsett 03/Jun 2nd
with Dave Bankart, Dave Peck
DaveB61 03/Jun Lead
with Dave Peck, Mike Dowsett
cragsman9000 28/May Lead O/S
with Neil
bob_cbr 28/May 2nd O/S

Only did on second, as I was injured. :-(

amccann 23/May Solo O/S
sopaz 13/May Lead
marconi 13/May 2nd
with Paul Renwick
Hidden 26/Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Apr Lead O/S
morganator 17/Apr Solo
soph 17/Apr Solo
philmitch 05/Apr Lead
Ian Stirrups 04/Apr Lead

Partly climbed Outlook slab, 2 routes on this bit of rock is 1 too many

with Sue
felixizzy 23/Mar 2nd O/S

In possibly the worst conditions ever.

with Caleb
Kemics 23/Mar Lead O/S

Felt very hard. Thick sea mist, very windy and possibly sleet. Cold belay and poor day to be on stange!

with Felix
sting 21/Mar 2nd
with kwaidy
Hidden 21/Mar Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Feb Lead O/S
twill 21/Feb 2nd O/S
with Dan Wilson
Hidden ??/2015 Solo O/S
Canyak ??/2015 -
fuzzysheep01 09/Nov/14 Lead O/S
with Graham Perry
Mark Stitson (ULGMC) 02/Nov/14 2nd
Hidden 02/Nov/14 TR
Tomasz Smith 02/Nov/14 Lead
with Amelia Coggon, Mark Stitson
Matt Harmon 31/Oct/14 Lead β

seconded in may of this year

with Carla
Jacob Forshaw 19/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Pintsize 19/Oct/14 Lead O/S

Very windy!!

with Nina
bullybones 18/Oct/14 2nd
with Neil
sopaz 12/Oct/14 2nd
the power 12/Oct/14 2nd
Darron 12/Oct/14 -
Hidden 12/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Ella7 11/Oct/14 Lead O/S

I can't mantle!

callumbtaylor 11/Oct/14 2nd
Dave Cale 05/Oct/14 2nd β
with Tom Jefferies
adambaker ?/Oct/14 2nd
williap 14/Sep/14 2nd
with Juilette
sparkass 13/Sep/14 Solo O/S

100 IAD No. 46

joe king 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with steve pettit
RikGordon 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Niall_li 07/Sep/14 2nd O/S
steveP 07/Sep/14 2nd O/S
Marmoset 26/Aug/14 2nd O/S
SBoother 22/Aug/14 TR O/S
with Andrew Burford
giuly 16/Aug/14 Lead
with Xose' Portela
Hidden 07/Aug/14 Lead rpt
mattpw 27/Jul/14 2nd O/S

One of my favourites.

with Nick Butler
Hidden 26/Jul/14 Lead
maria85 26/Jul/14 2nd O/S
with Ronnie
davewsargent 23/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S
simonsclimbing 12/Jul/14 2nd O/S
reima 07/Jul/14 2nd
with Niamh
kwickfit 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
climbingfoetus 01/Jul/14 2nd O/S
adam clarke 28/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Nice. Regretted accidentally bringing light mountain rack and not grit rack (large cams useful..)

with Lily May Hulme, Adam Lynch
Jay.Carr 14/Jun/14 Solo
Hidden 31/May/14 2nd
Hidden 21/May/14 Lead dnf
dashby 19/May/14 2nd
Hidden 18/May/14 Lead RP
JackM92 17/May/14 Lead O/S
BnB 14/May/14 -
Alex 74 15/Apr/14 TR
Gareth Waite 15/Apr/14 TR
Hidden 13/Apr/14 Lead
Nick1812P 04/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Mar/14 Lead O/S
cmars89 01/Mar/14 Lead
with Jake rowarth
Emily93Mobley 16/Feb/14 2nd
JoshT 16/Feb/14 Lead O/S
with Emily Mobley, Jack Peate
Alfie Conn ??/2014 -
Hidden ??/2014 -
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Tim W 23/Nov/13 Solo O/S
LJC 16/Nov/13 Lead
with Theo
DanChad 10/Nov/13 2nd O/S
georgenvk 10/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 10/Nov/13 Lead
Hidden 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
john_ni 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S

did a fair bit of Outlook Slab up the middle rather than the arete

Hidden 28/Sep/13 2nd
thrutch 28/Sep/13 2nd O/S
with Marc
thrutch 28/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Marc
timstyles 28/Sep/13 2nd β

Nice moves, but with spaced gear for HS

sims 22/Sep/13 2nd rpt
with Nick and Jonno
deejmonkey 21/Sep/13 Lead
with rob, len
terragait 21/Sep/13 2nd
with deej
ClareG 07/Sep/13 Lead O/S
egg-man 04/Sep/13 Lead
with John Pickles
garywong 31/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Alaric 31/Aug/13 2nd rpt

Tricky - so quite pleased how this went. I must have been climbing well in 2003 when I led it myself.

DavidPC 28/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Matt Kempson
robblowen 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S
JoeWakefield 18/Aug/13 2nd
rpinto 11/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Jenny Monkey 10/Aug/13 2nd O/S

slipperiest obvious first foothold i've seen in a while so smeared up the slab instead! Good fun climb!

with will b
Hidden 10/Aug/13 Lead O/S
tomthecoolperson 06/Aug/13 2nd
with Andrew
MD 27/Jul/13 2nd rpt
with Jo
Happy Wanderer 27/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Followed by Andy, Chris (a bit too much for a first outdoor route!), John C & Craig.

with Mike D
Hidden 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
professorcobra 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
gavinpeach 19/Jun/13 2nd O/S
with James Lawson
Paul Hy 06/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Ken N
joemallia 31/May/13 Lead rpt
climbingrev 31/May/13 Lead O/S

Nice climb; nothing too hard - one slightly awkward move at about half height.

Hidden 27/May/13 Lead O/S
stevetheleg 27/May/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/May/13 Lead rpt
mapperley samurai 26/May/13 2nd

Bens 4th consecutive lead with a rise in grade each route. A great one for him to finish on.

with Ben Moss
Hidden 19/May/13 2nd
Hidden 05/May/13 Lead O/S
batterj2 05/May/13 2nd O/S
with Fran Cole
Siderunner 04/May/13 2nd O/S
with Yorkshire Sam
Voltemands 03/May/13 2nd O/S

Bloody windy.

Jonas H ?/May/13 Lead
sheelba 20/Apr/13 Lead
Hidden 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
matthomas79 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
robbraby 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Steveo
WalnutHorse 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
cmoxon 05/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Not that good. Quite bold for the grade.

with Kayla Barnes
ewan.davies 04/Mar/13 2nd
with Caitlin, Rosy
rosyvivien 04/Mar/13 2nd
with Caitlin, Ewan Davies
harry_lewis ??/2013 Lead O/S
with Jed
jedster1111 ??/2013 2nd
Anna duckett ??/2013 Lead
Bertbee 13/Nov/12 2nd O/S
with Tom Peeper
Tom Peeper 13/Nov/12 Lead O/S
rustaldo 02/Nov/12 Solo O/S

a great HS.

Ly-Cilph 27/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Sam (CMC)
salonikaboulder 21/Oct/12 Lead rpt
ianar.davis 07/Oct/12 Lead O/S
RCrockford 06/Oct/12 2nd
with Andy C
Oo 29/Sep/12 2nd
David Carpenter 19/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with C Howard
harold walmsley 18/Sep/12 Solo rpt
jshields 16/Sep/12 Lead
Jonathan Hall 15/Sep/12 2nd
with Will Ward
Tamati 15/Sep/12 Lead
LifeAboveTheBolt 02/Sep/12 2nd O/S
Alan James - UKC and UKH 02/Sep/12 Lead
benny_m 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Richard Hemes
Hidden 02/Sep/12 2nd
Sam James-Louwerse 02/Sep/12 2nd
valentinesbabe 01/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Another lovely route. Quite exposed at times and a little tricky for shorties (<5'6") in places.

Hidden 18/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Julia Chatterton 18/Aug/12 Lead

First trad lead in about 4 years I think! Perfect route for it.

with Hayden
deacondeacon 09/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/12 Lead
eburki1 05/Aug/12 2nd O/S
Duncan Beard 05/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Entertaining crux, took me some time to figure out & commit but good fun.

Gudge ?/Aug/12 2nd O/S
moberg 28/Jul/12 2nd O/S
roberto18 28/Jul/12 Solo
jimmysdead 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Emma
Hidden 01/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jul/12 2nd
disturbed_one51 19/Jun/12 2nd
with Rob Middleton, Sam Stringer
Haydn Jones 18/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with deacon, duncan, ed morris
Ed morris 18/Jun/12 2nd O/S
with Duncan
Steve J P 10/Jun/12 2nd
with BW
Bernie Wylde 10/Jun/12 Lead
with sp
burto 10/Jun/12 Solo O/S
Mr Powly 10/Jun/12 Solo
richardlong78 10/Jun/12 2nd
with Dave Tait, Sophie Foxen
Hidden 10/Jun/12 Lead
1918hasti 04/Jun/12 Lead
with Paul Bradwell
salonikaboulder ?/Jun/12 2nd O/S
Charley Carpenter ?/Jun/12 Lead O/S
gd303uk 29/May/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/May/12 2nd
Fragmod 24/May/12 Lead
sarahsuth 20/May/12 Lead O/S
sarahsuth 20/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/May/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 12/May/12 2nd
Hidden 05/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/12 2nd O/S
Rhythm24 03/May/12 Lead O/S
HIGHTOWER 07/Apr/12 Lead

Guess I totally misread this, cos I had to really reach for the big break, then climbed the RH corner to get over it. Stupid grit!

with Luke Watts
alaster tonge 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Assad Lahlou
GermanAlex 02/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Must've missed out a runner, otherwise the bottom section is too bold for HS.

with Dan
ed woods 26/Mar/12 Lead O/S
natalio 25/Mar/12 2nd
with Jon
razzorbuzz 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Ian Bell 17/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with Fraser
Hidden 11/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S
mikeyg 29/Jan/12 Lead O/S

Phil and Twigs throwing snowballs at me during the climb!

with Selina
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
Hidden ??/2012 -
PLM ??/2012 -
C May ??/2012 2nd
Hidden 02/Nov/11 Solo O/S
Gary K Duke ?/Nov/11 Lead
with jayesh patel
Hidden 30/Oct/11 2nd
simon mitchie 28/Oct/11 Lead O/S
akhughes 23/Oct/11 Lead O/S
chris_B 22/Oct/11 Lead
louby 22/Oct/11 2nd
Hidden 22/Oct/11 Lead
roofus 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
victim of mathematics 30/Sep/11 Lead rpt
with Jaime
monkeyman79 29/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with David Edmondson
Hidden 29/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Sep/11 2nd
Jonny Nick 24/Sep/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Alex Winter 18/Sep/11 2nd O/S

Great move on the steep bit.

with Doug, W. Morgan
Douglas 18/Sep/11 Lead
with Will Morgan, Alex Winter
Hidden 04/Sep/11 TR O/S
Hidden 01/Sep/11 2nd β
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 01/Sep/11 2nd O/S

Climbed in the dark with head torch. Nice to re visit

with Rachael PCC
argyle_dude 29/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/11 Lead rpt
Dan Lane 09/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Good route, i wasn't expecting to have to step round the arete onto the left side.

with Paul Justin
dpm23 30/Jul/11 Lead
andyjirvin 30/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Couple of tricky, balancy moves but nothing scary; final bulge is a bit bold but good fun.

pie_eater_pete 19/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Jo
buxtoncoffeelover 19/Jul/11 Lead
Keenb 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Gavin
Hidden 09/Jul/11 2nd
davewsargent 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
SteveM 26/Jun/11 Lead
with Rachael, Kat
spragglerocks 26/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Steve M
kitkat78 26/Jun/11 2nd rpt
rich_hw 13/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Nikki
Hidden 08/Jun/11 Lead rpt
arctic_jen 08/Jun/11 2nd
with Dan
BLodge 04/Jun/11 2nd
gary.barr 21/May/11 2nd O/S
kermit_uk 15/May/11 2nd O/S

bit rainy

with Steve Woolass
markfairbank 13/May/11 Solo O/S
mountaingoatgirl 09/May/11 Lead O/S
with Jeronimo, Nick Bean
Hidden 01/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/May/11 2nd rpt
phil.cheeseman 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Jonny Cox
mikehenesy 19/Apr/11 2nd O/S

Baking day at Stanage.

with Jez Thornley
matthewjames 11/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Apr/11 Lead β
Reaver2k 11/Apr/11 2nd
M_W_Court 09/Apr/11 Solo O/S
sam coward 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Rupe, Helen
ianjfsutcliffe 09/Apr/11 Solo β
ElvisLeg 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Rupey 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with sam and helen
Hidden 07/Apr/11 Lead
M Leavy 02/Apr/11 Solo O/S
tompilgrem 26/Mar/11 2nd O/S
with Dad
Matt77 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Owen
Hidden 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
joe.91 17/Mar/11 2nd O/S
with Liam Brown, Sarah Rixham
Dave Latimer 13/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Viki 12/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Alex Thompson 12/Mar/11 2nd O/S
jon thompson27 12/Mar/11 AltLd
with Alex Thompson
uphillnow ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
MikeDowsett ??/2011 2nd
with John Harrison
furry 06/Nov/10 2nd
with LMC
Hoyes 30/Oct/10 2nd O/S
with James R
glennofsheff 24/Oct/10 Lead rpt

good climb, good test for hs climbers. was nt too stylish gaining ledge to final slab but had a giggle .

Will Hunt 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Will (LUUMC Fresher)
Hidden 02/Oct/10 2nd rpt
Tanya Savage 02/Oct/10 Lead

Shakey start but lovely afterwards. Enough gear.

Neil Pacey 02/Oct/10 2nd rpt
busdriver 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Neil
grubes 25/Sep/10 2nd
RalphC 05/Sep/10 Lead
with Sophie, Caroline
Hidden 04/Sep/10 Lead O/S
daviesp2 30/Aug/10 2nd
stephenhartley 23/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Aiden
Hidden 17/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Pero 15/Aug/10 Lead
Mr. K 08/Aug/10 2nd rpt
Matt Bill Platypus 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Kyle
Hidden 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Leelogs 08/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with SCC
Laurence Everitt 07/Aug/10 2nd O/S

Hilarious lead by tommy!

with Tommy B
Graeme Hammond 02/Aug/10 2nd rpt
andrea83 02/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Very good route. Some rope drag-should have used two ropes. Need lots of big cams.

Jamesb55 29/Jul/10 Lead
with John Slarke
Mr. K 24/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Glad I was carrying a pink tricam for this one!

Hidden 12/Jul/10 Lead
Oliver Houston 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/10 Lead O/S
tdan0504 26/Jun/10 -
with Bat Casale
hang_about 19/Jun/10 2nd
rockman 11/Jun/10 Lead O/S
timcedwards 11/Jun/10 2nd
Hidden 03/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/May/10 Lead O/S
Ander 16/May/10 Lead

Bellyflopped over the crux, probably better taken bold and step on to it. Pro sparse, but take a good range of cams and what there is is bomber.

simeclimb68 16/May/10 Lead O/S
richyclimb 16/May/10 2nd
Hidden 08/May/10 Solo rpt
Hidden 07/May/10 Lead β
migs493 04/May/10 Solo O/S
LakesWinter 03/May/10 Lead β
with Angus
Hidden ?/May/10 Lead
Mike Soulby 27/Apr/10 2nd RP
with Sam
tinyali 27/Apr/10 2nd
with Sam Stringer
Graeme Hammond 17/Apr/10 2nd rpt
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
jubolo 16/Apr/10 2nd
with JIm
Climber1806 13/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Max Edwards
Maxim2023 ?/Apr/10 2nd
with Matt Smith
Jim Malo 28/Mar/10 TR
PeteH 21/Mar/10 2nd O/S
NaomiHart 21/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Noel Peatfield, Peter Hart
Steve13 14/Mar/10 Lead O/S
clukins 14/Mar/10 2nd β
Hidden ?/Mar/10 -
david morse 31/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with Emily B
Em66 31/Jan/10 2nd O/S
with Morse
ian d f 23/Jan/10 Lead O/S
Seymore Butt ??/2010 -
GF ??/2010 -
keith leonard ??/2010 -
Palmer ??/2010 Lead
Hidden ??/2010 Lead O/S
alisonsmigova 06/Dec/09 2nd RP

First move tough, after first move easier, completed move after second attempt

Hidden ?/Dec/09 -
Si dH 15/Nov/09 Lead rpt
with Paul
Hidden 31/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 31/Oct/09 2nd rpt

good moves, really liked this today, so much better than i remember

Hidden 10/Oct/09 Lead O/S
natalio 10/Oct/09 2nd O/S
petegruf 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with mark l
Alkis 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S

My foot slipped while gaining the ledge and I beached onto it, with my legs freely flopping in the air.... Took a while to get back on my feet trying not to roll off the ledge, to the great amusement of everyone watching.

chrisclimber_1986 26/Sep/09 2nd O/S
with alkis
Hidden 24/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Lumbering Oaf 19/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Jon Dittman 13/Sep/09 2nd
Mattyk 12/Sep/09 Solo O/S

Pretty reachy

with Jo, Ali K, Jamie Moss
Hidden ?/Sep/09 Solo
IAN NET ?/Sep/09 Lead
Shad ?/Sep/09 Lead
minaturechris 22/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Stacey
Hidden 22/Aug/09 Solo O/S
staceyjg 22/Aug/09 2nd O/S
JamieSparkes 19/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/09 Lead
Hidden 06/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Aug/09 2nd O/S
stuckonarock 02/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Karo
Hidden 02/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Danny Crump 29/Jul/09 2nd O/S
MD 25/Jul/09 Lead
with Mash
spqr 25/Jul/09 2nd O/S
with Mike
mickJ 23/Jul/09 Lead
with mike b
Chris Hannaby 23/Jul/09 Lead O/S

Very awkward mantle, came close to pitching off it sidewards as I scrambled up with no style!

john.gaffney 04/Jul/09 Lead O/S

Sweet route

with torialou
SteWatkins ?/Jul/09 -
hailtryfan ?/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Danny
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jun/09 Solo O/S
djking1983 21/Jun/09 Lead
with Rich Batstone
simonw1 20/Jun/09 2nd O/S
with ralph
Hidden 20/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Richard Hill 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S

Very tough move over mid height arete. Not particularly pretty style!

with Andy Railton
Whealiebob 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Darrel
ChuckstarUK 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S

Might have strayed onto the VS 4b finish, directly up the face!

with Nicola and Rob
Darrel 14/Jun/09 2nd O/S
with Dave
Philsy 13/Jun/09 Lead dnf

Finished on 'Wall End Crack Direct'

with Baz
Hidden 08/Jun/09 2nd O/S
sgl0jd 08/Jun/09 Lead
with Lizzie
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 04/Jun/09 2nd O/S

Tricky last move

Hidden 28/May/09 Lead
Hidden 28/May/09 2nd
pete87abs 26/May/09 Lead O/S

extend gear. I almost got trapped with rope drag

MoWalker3 25/May/09 -
barney800 ?/May/09 Lead O/S

Loved the steep middle section - not as bad as it looks from the ground. Should have saved a big cam to protect the mantle though.

with Katherine Shaw
Hidden 25/Apr/09 2nd O/S
sims 19/Apr/09 2nd rpt
with Jonno
popebenedictus 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
adrianscott 18/Apr/09 2nd O/S
metal arms 29/Mar/09 Solo O/S
SteveM 15/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with Kat
kitkat78 15/Mar/09 Lead rpt
with SteveM
oliwarlow 15/Mar/09 Lead
riven 22/Feb/09 2nd O/S
with Roland Lauter
Hidden 21/Feb/09 Lead O/S
BorisVBlade 21/Feb/09 2nd O/S
Milne 02/Jan/09 Lead O/S
paul birch ??/2009 -
chrisallan ??/2009 Lead O/S
cymjt ??/2009 -
w.pettet-smith ?/Dec/08 Lead

in the rain. steep crux!

with shai the nutter
mattcyp88 19/Oct/08 -
with Jon Pownall
Hidden 18/Oct/08 Lead O/S
jameswbrae 18/Oct/08 2nd


with Doug
bobpilgrem 09/Oct/08 Lead O/S

Awkward mantleshelf at the steep top section- route pretty well protected-stiff for the grade ?

with Bob/Nic
sara n 25/Sep/08 Lead rpt
with Peter Speed
Jeriqo 21/Sep/08 2nd
with Leo
daveclarke5 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Ellen
Adam1973 14/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Matt Bill Platypus 14/Sep/08 2nd O/S
with Adam
Neil Pacey 14/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Tanya Savage 14/Sep/08 2nd
shameless 11/Sep/08 Lead

sand bag

with fi
Tim Bateman 30/Aug/08 2nd
with Nick Beale
Katie Marshall 24/Aug/08 Lead
with Guido
Hidden 23/Aug/08 -
Goody 14/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with Rachel Smith, Dave Checkley
Shauna 07/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Steve
catblack ?/Aug/08 2nd
with rob
loose85 29/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Jill Croskell
Hidden 13/Jul/08 Lead dnf
CJE 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Chloe Whittall
sara n 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S

Slightly akward, big balancey moves.

with Andrea S
gnc760 30/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Rose Williams
Rose Williams 30/Jun/08 2nd
with Gareth
Rose Williams 30/Jun/08 2nd
with Gareth
phil hay 14/Jun/08 Lead rpt
with derek kenyon
Sam Judson 13/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Phil Steadman
Hidden 10/Jun/08 2nd
markbenton 10/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Fabian001 09/Jun/08 2nd
with Adam Thorpe
Hidden 07/Jun/08 2nd
Ian Broome 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Tanya, bob
Brown 04/Jun/08 Solo O/S
Mark D 31/May/08 2nd O/S
with Sazzle
sazzle86 31/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/May/08 2nd rpt
Hidden 29/May/08 Lead O/S
laurencehicks 22/May/08 Lead O/S
with kev
Hidden 19/May/08 Lead O/S
Chris Harding 18/May/08 Lead O/S

Hairy mantel up to the third crack

with Chesh
JiveWeasel 10/May/08 Lead O/S
Mrs Weasel 10/May/08 2nd
Hidden 07/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/08 Lead O/S
My Gravity 23/Mar/08 Lead dnf

Couldn't do the crux at the top - feels harder than 4b. Had to use the corner of Wall End Crack Direct.

with Simon S
ChalkBall 17/Feb/08 2nd O/S
riven 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
kp64zl ?/Feb/08 Lead
with Keith
lowersharpnose 01/Jan/08 Lead
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hannah Moulton ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 -
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing ??/2008 2nd
with Holly Mumford
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 30/Dec/07 2nd O/S
rob wmc 30/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Alan & Sarah
Mark A Humphries 18/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Bram Groeneveld
Hidden 23/Nov/07 Lead O/S
victim of mathematics 04/Nov/07 2nd O/S
with Jim
Jim Slater 03/Nov/07 2nd O/S
nigel pearson 03/Nov/07 Lead O/S
with Jim
Ing 03/Nov/07 2nd
with James
Ollie Dobson ?/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Oct/07 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 07/Oct/07 2nd rpt
givemetea 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
edmitchell 22/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with steven elson
tlr 07/Sep/07 2nd
with Pom
nai 07/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Tim
Hidden ?/Sep/07 -
Alfredo ?/Sep/07 Lead
with Ben R
lazyhopkins 10/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Jon Lynch
jl 10/Aug/07 2nd O/S
with Brad
gregarding ?/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Josh Rigby, Jenny Stevens
Ing 29/Jul/07 2nd
with Steve
halhorner 29/Jul/07 Lead
with Jim Saunders
Hidden 28/Jul/07 Lead O/S
rachelwheatcroft 07/Jul/07 2nd

Laybacked mid section on arete. Different gritstone to Roaches.

with Marvino
Jay1403 09/Jun/07 Lead O/S

Excellent Climb. Lacking in gear in some places but also with a couple of nice moves required on the way up.

with Simon Timberlake
flat eric 09/Jun/07 2nd O/S
with Steve Timbers
broccoligirl 09/Jun/07 2nd
with mr swingy and flat eric
LankyPaddy 09/Jun/07 2nd O/S
with Alistair Ross
Dale ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with johny
anyes varenne ?/Jun/07 2nd
with suzanne
Hidden 29/May/07 2nd β
edmund94 20/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/07 Lead
Hidden 21/Apr/07 Lead O/S
barrylong 15/Apr/07 Lead O/S

Great climb. Good lead. Satisfying moves, which seem unlikely in prospect, but then lead to good holds. Good gear.

with Stan from CMC
James B 14/Apr/07 Lead
with Phil
mr bounce 06/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Shona
Hidden 04/Apr/07 Lead O/S
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
dannyboy83 ?/Apr/07 2nd O/S
with Floris
Jim Vach 30/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Oli Lyon
Hidden 28/Mar/07 2nd O/S
Caralynh 28/Mar/07 Lead O/S
kitkat78 24/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Dan M
sasmojo 17/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Taz
Graeme Hammond 24/Feb/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Feb/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 13/Jan/07 2nd
Hidden ??/2007 -
Duncan I ??/2007 -
mattpw ?/Nov/06 Lead O/S
Nicos 30/Sep/06 Solo O/S
with solo
Julie Carroll 27/Sep/06 Lead
with Malcolm Dyson
liz77 17/Sep/06 Lead
with HRC
baldcoder 09/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Little Old Lady
Gambit 27/Aug/06 Solo O/S
with Family trip
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 05/Aug/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/Aug/06 Lead O/S
howlingbaboon 04/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Roger
Hidden 30/Jul/06 Lead O/S
arin78 29/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Mark
joe_alexander 24/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Emma
Hidden 24/Jul/06 2nd dog
jamiev 16/Jul/06 Solo O/S
Julia Chatterton 01/Jul/06 2nd
with Will
Mutl3y 11/Jun/06 Lead
with Iggy
mreynolds 29/May/06 2nd O/S
timreynolds 29/May/06 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/06 Lead
rock ape 22/Apr/06 Lead O/S

One of the best climbs i've done and one very tough move..

with Ian T
Hidden 22/Apr/06 Lead dnf
Hidden 15/Apr/06 2nd O/S
Hidden 15/Apr/06 Lead O/S
Skell 01/Jan/06 -
with Rich Sharpe
ewen ??/2006 -
EG 31/Oct/05 Lead O/S

Not easy at the grade (HS 4b), or maybe I was just tired?

with Kristy
catt 29/Oct/05 Lead O/S

a wee bit tricky, and maybe bold, for an hs.

with Simon Mouncey
mattwyles1 ?/Sep/05 Lead O/S
aulda 24/Aug/05 2nd O/S
with Mark H
Hidden 12/Aug/05 Lead
Si dH 11/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with Neil Furniss
Rampikino 06/Aug/05 Lead
with MMC Various
greg101 09/Jul/05 Lead
with Matt O'Connor
Hidden 09/Jul/05 Lead
LakesWinter 03/Jul/05 2nd
with Cake
Cake 03/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with Matt
SMc ?/Jun/05 -
with Anne
Hidden 15/May/05 Lead
Phil West 02/Apr/05 2nd rpt
with Shaun Walby
eduardo ?/Apr/05 Solo O/S

On a day out with Mike G

Tobias at Home ??/2005 -
Hidden ??/2005 -
Rik Dawes ??/2005 Lead O/S
drysori ??/2005 Lead
Hidden 14/Nov/04 Lead O/S
Nutkey ?/Jul/04 Lead O/S


Stig 28/Jun/04 2nd O/S
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
rob k 27/Jun/04 Lead O/S
Simon Caldwell 17/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with Carmen
Phil West 27/Mar/04 Lead
with David Atherton
Phil West 06/Mar/04 2nd
with Chris Tan
Pete Graham ??/2004 Lead
with Rick Graham
Hidden ??/2004 Lead
Hidden 21/Dec/03 Lead
GPN ?/Nov/03 2nd
Smelly Fox 25/Oct/03 Lead O/S
with Andy Jacob
Alaric 18/Oct/03 -
with Isabel B
Mark Stitson (ULGMC) 29/Jun/03 2nd
mikej 24/Jun/03 2nd
with Rick Naylor
Hidden 23/Jun/03 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/03 Solo O/S
tobydunford 11/Jun/03 2nd O/S
with Keith Hobbs
crater 07/Apr/03 Lead O/S
with chris
Darragh ?/Mar/03 -
with Rob
Laramadness 16/Feb/03 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/02 Lead O/S
rogerskews 21/Sep/02 2nd
with Phil
DerwentDiluted 12/Sep/02 Lead
with Laurie Smith
AJ007 ?/Sep/02 Solo
Hedley 17/Jul/02 2nd O/S
with Steve Runnacles
Hidden 07/Apr/02 Lead
malc 05/Apr/02 2nd
with Paul S
Hidden ??/2002 -
CurlyStevo ??/2002 Lead
John Brayshaw 12/May/01 Lead O/S
with Keith Shaw, Richard Tomlinson
Raggar ??/2001 Lead
with Ian M
Ropeboy 10/Jun/00 Solo
Monk ??/2000 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Jul/99 Solo O/S
Chris Ellis 12/Jun/98 2nd
with Rachel Nicolson, Louise Pellett
Hidden 16/Aug/97 Lead
Hidden ??/1997 2nd O/S
cem 31/Aug/96 2nd
with Andrew Roberts, Paul Richardson
DundeeDave 06/Jul/96 2nd
with Charlie, Ben Hughes
Hidden 06/Aug/95 TR
Hidden ??/1995 Lead
Hidden 03/Sep/94 TR O/S
Hidden 10/May/94 Solo
Roget 13/Oct/92 Solo O/S
steve prior ?/Sep/91 Lead
with Paul L
babymoac 10/Sep/90 Lead
with Wendy Lesley & Deek
Richard Weller 15/Jul/90 TR
Hidden 07/Apr/90 2nd
Andy Say 02/Jul/89 Solo
Chris the Tall ?/Aug/88 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 25/Jun/88 Solo
goi.ashmore 06/Jun/88 Solo O/S
BRUCESTRAC ??/1988 -
with Chris Cracknell,Various
mark-abz 13/Nov/84 TR
Hidden 25/Feb/84 Solo
Hidden ??/1984 Lead
Hidden 23/May/81 Solo
Rob Davies 17/May/81 Lead
Hidden ?/Nov/80 Solo O/S
paul__in_sheffield ??/1980 Lead
Hidden 29/Mar/78 Solo
Dave Musgrove 18/Apr/76 Solo
with Tim Leach, Dennis Gray
Hidden 25/May/74 2nd
Rog Wilko ?/Jul/71 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
Hidden 28/May/66 Lead
mikej 07/May/66 Solo
with Ted Markham
Hidden 11/Jul/65 Lead
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