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[Mikey Rules, 3 kb]16m. Intimidating though with memorable climbing. From blocks, enter the leaning groove (poor wires) then climb to the roof. Swing right and commit to the bulge, making strenuous then delicate moves to stand on the nose. Easier climbing remains and finishing up the centre of the face is the best finish. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jim Perrin 1967

Ticklists: Stanage Routes Graded List, Big Rons 100 extremes in a day, Peak Rock/9/Gritstone in the Sixties.

Photo: Mikey Rules © Mick r
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This climb is in 52 logbooks, and on 15 wishlists.

Steep! luckily for me the gear had already been stripped from the crux section by an unsuccessful second.
Jimbo C - 2nd - 05/Oct/13 with dave

Intimidating but ultimately relatively easy
dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/13 with Dougie

dswansonlow - 2nd O/S - 05/Oct/13 with Dan Barbour

Bark is much worse than it's bite! Holds are all there and quite positive - soft for 5c. One to lead next time.
Gudge - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/13 with Jon Stewart

Michael Allday - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/12

awesome
phil64 - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/12 with tim neill

Harry Chaplin - Lead O/S - Oct/12

Harry Chaplin - Lead O/S - Oct/12

redjerry - TR O/S - 11/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jan/12

Hidden - 2nd dog - 14/Jan/12

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd dog - 08/Jun/11

Milnes - 2nd dog - 21/Mar/11

jfane - Lead O/S - 2011

Nick Sillem - Lead O/S - 2011

Hidden - Dec/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/10

I'd be very wary of Franco's comments (naughty)... There's lots of worthwhile gear, particularly and crucially before the main difficulties, but also post crux. (beta on request ;) Very nice middle section.. Committing as hell, but felt brill!
Cragrat Rich - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/10

Hannes B - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Emmsi

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/10

LukeP LCC - 2nd - 18/Jun/10 with conor

Rachel Slater - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/10 with Franco Cookson

Good, straight forward moves, poor gear. Most of the route is effectively a solo. Almost not worth bothering with a rope.
Franco Cookson - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/10

natalietanzer - 2nd - 01/Oct/09

wow, great climbing. that nose is a great feature and has lovely holds.
Ram MkiV - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/09 with Al

Psyched to have done this! great route, one of my favourites on grit. was all dry despite recent rain, gear adequate.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/09 with mick radford

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/08

TomHaigh - 2nd O/S - 01/May/08 with James Turnbull

jamesturnbull - Lead - 01/May/08 with aiden

Hidden - AltLd - 11/Apr/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/06

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/06 with John Nightingale

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/06 with martina

Boy - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/05

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

shark - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/04 with Jon Winter

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/03

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 12/May/01 with Viv

Hidden - 2000

tuftynick - Lead - 2000

dominic lee - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/97 with Pete O'Donnovan

Roget - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/96 with jon

Seconded a number of times
David Smith - 2nd - 1996 with john stanger

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/93

Mike Owen - 18/May/87 with Elaine Owen

Hidden - Lead - 1983

Mark Kemball - Lead - 12/May/82

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/80

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, rurp, Hidden, Hidden, michael00693, Martin Davies, Michael Hood, Chi Cheng, richiebongo, Hidden, climbingrick, andymoin, Mr Powly, tatz45, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 44
hard E40 of 15
E40 of 15
easy E40 of 15
hard E35 of 15
E37 of 15
easy E33 of 15
hard E20 of 15
E20 of 15
easy E20 of 15
hard 6a0 of 15
6a0 of 15
easy 6a0 of 15
hard 5c0 of 15
5c11 of 15
easy 5c4 of 15
hard 5b0 of 15
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easy 5b0 of 15
3 Stars12 of 14
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 52 (1.9%)
Lead30 of 52 (57.7%)
Followed13 of 52 (25.0%)
Toproped1 of 52 (1.9%)
Alt Leads1 of 52 (1.9%)
Unknown6 of 52 (11.5%)

'Climbed'15 of 52 (28.8%)
clean O/S34 of 52 (65.4%)
dogged3 of 52 (5.8%)