Rockfax Description
The hanging crack in the north face is gained by a hand-traverse from the deep in the gully. Care with the rope-work is needed. © Rockfax

FA. Steve Bancroft 1973

Ticklists: Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Stanage VS Challenge (1989 Guide).

Nick1812P 25/Oct Lead rpt
with Tom A
Teappleby 25/Oct 2nd
Sam Simpson 22/Sep Solo O/S
with Dave Turnbull
Dave Turnbull, BMC ?/Sep -
Jim Slater 22/Aug Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Aug 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/Aug Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug AltLd
TobyA 01/Aug Lead O/S
with TonyB
TonyB 01/Aug 2nd O/S

18 of 24 on attempted VS challenge

with TobyA
Hidden 18/Jul Lead rpt
bullwinkle 18/Jul 2nd rpt
with Bart
CraigOsborne 27/Jun Lead O/S
Andrew Abraham 21/Jun Lead O/S

19 Cracking route, easy to get pumped if you start faffing with gear

with Paul Deane
jonhowson 07/Jun Lead O/S

Fucking brilliant!

with Mark
Hidden 28/May Lead
amccann 23/May Solo O/S
Nick1812P 23/May Solo O/S
with speedy
ChrisBrooke 23/May Lead O/S

Really enjoyed this one. One of the more fun routes from our 'Stanage VS challenge'

with Duncan Bell
morganator 21/May Solo O/S
soph 21/May Solo O/S
Hidden 10/May 2nd O/S
Chris M 10/May AltLd
fifth 04/Jan AltLd O/S
with Ash
Hidden 01/Nov/14 AltLd
Hidden 07/Sep/14 Solo dnf
Boy 19/Aug/14 Solo
Alfie Conn ??/2014 -
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Andy Peak 1 20/Jul/13 2nd
with Andrew Deckon
deacondeacon 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S

In approach shoes.

Nick Sillem ??/2013 Solo O/S
bullwinkle 15/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Bart
Hidden 15/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Alex@home 05/Sep/12 2nd rpt
Hidden 15/Jul/12 AltLd rpt
Ben Wolstenholme ?/Jul/12 -
Brown 08/May/12 Solo
with James T
Hidden 14/Jan/12 Solo O/S
adie84 ??/2012 -
tgeh 06/Nov/11 2nd O/S
with Felicity
adam carless 24/Sep/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 08/May/11 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Dec/10 -
Danny Crump 02/Aug/10 Lead O/S
hailtryfan ?/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Danny
Alistair Corbett 11/Jul/10 2nd
Ketu 23/Jun/10 2nd O/S
Graeme Hammond 23/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Rob
MRichardson 21/Mar/10 2nd O/S
disturbed_one51 21/Mar/10 Lead
with Wee man
Jonathan Hall 21/Mar/10 2nd
Jon Dittman 22/Aug/09 2nd
LakesWinter 23/Jul/09 2nd

Tough but good.

with gustav
Gustav 23/Jul/09 Lead O/S

Felt like a bit of a fight - shed some skin on this one!

with Matt G and Phil
jameshall 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with Martin
Hidden 27/Sep/08 2nd O/S
whiting.jp 27/Sep/08 2nd
with jamesca
tom_1985 14/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Chris Thomas
dannyboy83 ?/Jun/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 31/May/08 Lead rpt
TrollJester ??/2008 AltLd O/S
with VARIOUS Throughout 80's+90's
Hidden ??/2008 -
Hidden 12/Nov/07 2nd O/S
Nicos 29/Sep/06 Solo O/S
with solo
Hidden ??/2004 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/03 Lead
Alastair Hudson 21/Jul/01 Lead O/S
with Nic Jones
Ropeboy 16/Apr/00 Solo
skygodley 16/Apr/00 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2000 -
Roget 13/Mar/99 Solo O/S
Simon Pearce ??/1999 -
Chris Ellis 13/Jun/97 Lead
with Louise Pellett
Hidden 27/May/96 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1996 2nd O/S
Andy Say 29/Apr/88 Solo
RichardMc 27/Jun/87 Lead
with Dave Langmead
Dave Musgrove 20/Aug/86 AltLd
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