Rockfax Description
From the cave, battle into the evil narrowing crack and heave on the creaky flake to reach easier ground. An exhausting and torrid thrash for most. © Rockfax

FA. Don Whillans 1958

Ticklists: Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Hardish grit routes that have good gear but aren't staminafests, Wide Cracks, Stanage E1 Challenge (1989 Guide), Ron Fawcetts 100 extremes in a day, Stanage for Crack Apprentices, WideBoyz Crack School.

Andy Peak 1 05/Aug Lead

Ha ha ha quite hard today took a few goes

Canyak ??/2015 -
Hidden 02/Nov/14 Lead O/S
Andy Peak 1 02/Oct/14 Lead

Just like a horizontal vs

Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Hannes B 01/Oct/13 Lead

g-up 4(!) falls, good fun, thank you

Hidden 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S
JamieSparkes 28/Aug/12 Lead O/S

bit of a fight! rope jammed in the top of the crack, made topping out unneccessarily "fun"

with Nick
Nick1812P 28/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Jamie
farkas.time 29/Jul/12 2nd dog

right fist! nice one. will go back for a lead. well protected.

Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden 16/Nov/10 Lead dnf
Hidden 17/Oct/10 Lead
galpinos 25/Sep/10 Lead dnf


with Ben
masa-alpin 15/Aug/10 Lead dnf

Though could not make it, this was hugely enjoyable climb! I will definitely come back and climb!

with Gordon
Alex@home ??/2010 2nd O/S

date is a guess. i remember climbing up and down a few times and thinking it seemed impossible until i took out the cam that was blocking the place my fist needed to be. after that it was still quite tough but eminently possible

Hidden ?/Dec/09 -
dan gibson 14/Sep/09 Lead RP
with helen gibson
mel holmes 12/Jun/09 Lead dog
with Tony Reed
Brown 04/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with John
Hidden 10/Jun/07 -
Nicos 26/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with dan woolnough
Hidden 14/Oct/06 Lead
Boy ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2002 -
Bug ??/2000 -
Simon Pearce ??/1999 -
Hidden 05/May/95 Lead
Hidden ??/1994 -
Rich Kirby 10/Oct/93 2nd
Hidden 25/Sep/93 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Mar/84 Solo
Hidden 29/Mar/84 -
Chris Craggs ??/1980 Lead
stuartberg ??/0000 TR dnf
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
gavinpeach, Geoff82, kim.mulji, martroberts, Dan Geh, nigel pearson
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