Rockfax Description
Ascend Goliath's Groove to the midway ledge then go up the short slab on the right to another ledge. Finish up the thin crack in the wall. It is 4b after the Goliath's section. © Rockfax

FA. Michael Doncaster 1930s 1935

Ticklists: Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+, Peak Rock/4/ Universities,Teams and Clubs in the 1930's.

dr_botnik 05/Nov/14 Lead O/S

worthwhile, but if i had to pick one to do, it would be goliath's finish everytime.

dannyboy83 06/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Jim Slater 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
apw 05/Oct/13 2nd
with Jim Slater
Hidden 10/Jul/13 2nd O/S
jshields 16/Sep/12 Lead
Hidden ??/2012 2nd
Hidden 15/Jun/11 2nd
Si Croft 03/Jun/11 Lead
with Bernie
uphillnow ??/2011 -
keith leonard ??/2010 -
RossG ??/2010 -
Hidden ?/Dec/09 -
Ropeboy 19/Apr/09 Lead

Nice variation on Goliath's

SteveM 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Kat
kitkat78 15/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with SteveM
sara n 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Andrew Gardiner
Graeme Hammond 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Phil Johnson
russonly 20/Jan/07 2nd O/S

Note to self...Avoid repeating this! Good route, but really awkward!

with AndyN
Andrew Sloan 27/Dec/06 Lead dog

Slipped at top of Goliath's groove.

Hidden 24/Sep/05 Lead
Hidden 27/Jul/05 2nd
Tobias at Home ??/2005 -
Budge 25/Jul/02 2nd O/S
with Carl Tiivas, Mike Oates
Hidden ??/2002 -
Roget 28/Jun/98 Solo rpt
with jon
Hidden ??/1993 Solo
steve prior ?/Sep/91 Lead
with Paul L
leathers ??/1991 -
Hidden 06/Mar/89 Solo
Iain Thow 18/May/88 TR

As Steve couldn't get a runner out of Goliath's Groove. Soloed top crack from right 25/6/88.

BRUCESTRAC ??/1988 -
with Chris Cracknell,Various
goi.ashmore 29/Sep/87 Solo O/S
GordonHart ??/1985 Solo O/S
stp 22/Mar/84 Solo O/S
babymoac 15/Nov/81 Lead
with MTW
Hidden ?/Nov/80 Solo O/S
RichardMc 16/Jul/77 Lead
with Harry Woodbridge
Dave Musgrove 24/Apr/77 Lead
with Jim Worthington
Pedro50 11/Apr/77 Lead
with Caroline Fitzgerald, Robin Miller
Hidden 18/Jun/74 Lead O/S
mikej 23/Feb/74 Solo
mikej 20/Oct/68 Lead
with John Horsfield
mikej 14/Jun/67 Lead
with Jim Godbold
Hidden 19/Mar/67 Solo
mikej 03/Jul/66 Lead
with Geoff Williams
Hidden 11/Jun/66 Lead
Hidden 28/May/66 Solo
Hidden 11/Jul/65 Solo
Hidden 15/May/65 Solo
Hidden 03/Apr/65 Solo
Hidden 14/Nov/64 Lead
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