Rockfax Description
Climb the wall past a suspect flake to a tricky finish. Also known as Blunt Arete. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Appears as Blunt Arete in the BMC guide

Robin Nichols 25/Nov Solo O/S
martinbettridge06 17/Oct 2nd
Ian Saxton 17/Oct 2nd
with martin, dave
david harvey 17/Oct Lead O/S
with martin,Ian
fuzzysheep01 10/Oct Solo O/S
GemmaMJ 27/Sep 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/Sep -
Steven1993 11/Sep Lead O/S

Really good climbing, thoroughly enjoyed the route :-)

Hidden 10/Sep 2nd O/S
Hidden 05/Sep Sent rpt
Hidden 24/Aug TR
drewish 21/Aug Solo O/S
with Hannah
Giles Eperon 16/Aug Lead O/S
Charlie Eperon 16/Aug 2nd
PenJD 12/Aug Lead O/S
with Pat Dawson
Johnny B Diggerman 11/Aug 2nd O/S

Good climb, the flake did not feel suspect, though the gear placed behind it was suspect! Good climb

with Paul G
Alex 74 10/Aug Lead O/S
with Ian c
Pete_Frost 08/Aug Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Jul Lead
charley 25/Jul Solo rpt
robblowen 23/Jul Solo rpt
watson.b 21/Jul Lead O/S

Typical stanage top out

with Mark
Dave Garnett 09/Jul Lead
with Rob Bryant
DaveB61 06/Jul Lead
with Tony Fidler
TonyF 06/Jul -
with Dave Bankart
Hidden 04/Jul 2nd O/S
oodie72 04/Jul Lead
with Ingo Boegeman
stev1e.wilso 20/Jun 2nd
with Simon
will484 28/May Lead
with jaynie blake
Dan Hostford 23/May Solo O/S
cragsman9000 21/May Lead O/S
with Neil
bob_cbr 21/May 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/May 2nd
pete1993 22/Apr Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Apr Solo O/S
Matt Groom 22/Apr Lead
giuly 21/Apr 2nd
with Ed
Hidden 19/Apr 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/Apr -
mrginna 16/Apr Solo O/S
Chris M 15/Apr -
Hidden 15/Apr Lead O/S
tapley 14/Apr Lead
with Alison Tapley
angus 09/Apr Solo O/S
FlavioL1989 08/Apr Solo O/S
simon kimber 14/Mar Solo O/S
efrance24234 17/Feb Solo
robgixer ??/2015 -
WillDoyle 05/Nov/14 Solo O/S
Angus Taylor 18/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Rachel Rose Jeffree 18/Oct/14 2nd β
AndyRogers 12/Oct/14 Solo O/S

Was a little worried until I grabbed the suspect looking flakes, weighted them then monstered to the finish!

Jake Young 29/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Ciderslider 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Horrid top out but the rest is easy. Lost a red camalot c4 in the crack at the top

with Ben
Phil West 13/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Chris Tan
Hidden 11/Sep/14 Sent O/S
JennieSkeoch 23/Aug/14 2nd

Awful top out.

with Dom
Hidden 20/Aug/14 Lead G/U
benthomas.online 17/Aug/14 Lead O/S

A wet and windy day!

with Robin Edwards
Nick1812P 09/Aug/14 Solo O/S
robblowen 04/Aug/14 Solo rpt
Hidden ?/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Dan Jenkin 24/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Jul/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 23/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jul/14 Lead
Hardcore Pat 15/Jul/14 Solo rpt
jamesclimbing 09/Jul/14 Lead
bwestwood 08/Jul/14 Solo
heidavey 25/Jun/14 Lead rpt

Think I might have broken a rib on the top out...

with Susi
Hidden 22/Jun/14 Solo O/S
JackM92 12/Jun/14 Lead β
MysteriousCeorl 10/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 08/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jun/14 2nd
simontyrrell 27/May/14 Lead
deacondeacon 14/May/14 Lead

Soloed it, didnt like the top-out so put a rope on and led it.

marcduhig 03/May/14 Solo O/S
PeteMc 24/Apr/14 Lead O/S
tom0french 24/Apr/14 2nd
robblowen 10/Apr/14 Lead O/S
JoeWakefield 10/Apr/14 2nd
Ian JL 23/Mar/14 Lead O/S
nrhardy 14/Mar/14 Lead rpt
with runestone
runestone 14/Mar/14 2nd
with Neil
Matt Marsh 11/Jan/14 Lead O/S
with Jam, Sam Carey
AidanG ??/2014 Lead
Hidden ??/2014 Solo
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Rich Malcolm 02/Dec/13 Lead O/S
will_benfold 20/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Dan Wilcox
the power 08/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with rob
jogh 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Mark
g1m147 06/Oct/13 Solo
danny269 29/Sep/13 2nd
with Keir
Hidden 23/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Daniel Heath 23/Sep/13 2nd rpt
toasted 22/Sep/13 Lead
with Ian Atkins
TimPerkin 20/Sep/13 TR
with Mike Porter, Richard Harris
Hidden 30/Aug/13 Lead β
Tithe Technique 25/Aug/13 TR rpt
jack01 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with charley, kev
valentinesbabe 25/Aug/13 2nd rpt
charley 25/Aug/13 2nd rpt
with Jack
Joe Jackson 23/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Carl Rich
Hidden 19/Aug/13 2nd
buxtoncoffeelover 19/Aug/13 Lead
with Rosie, Vicar
mountaingoatgirl 19/Aug/13 2nd
Hidden 18/Aug/13 2nd
Jim Slater 04/Aug/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/13 Lead
stevelismore 05/Jul/13 Lead O/S
rockman 03/Jul/13 Lead O/S
timcedwards 03/Jul/13 2nd
grayspectre 18/Jun/13 Lead

Really nice climbing, fine, with good handholds higher up. Interesting Mantle to finish... would repeat.

with Helen Davies
pie_eater_pete 03/Mar/13 Solo O/S
with bwestwood
bwestwood 03/Mar/13 Solo
with pete sargeant
Hidden 23/Feb/13 Lead O/S
stev1e.wilso 06/Jan/13 2nd
with Simon
kcollender 21/Oct/12 Lead
ian d f 14/Oct/12 Lead
with Olaf
Mowglee 29/Sep/12 Solo O/S
chris murnin 06/Sep/12 Lead
ColPerkins 04/Sep/12 2nd O/S
harold walmsley 04/Sep/12 Solo O/S
JamieSparkes 12/Aug/12 Solo rpt
The Big Sender 12/Aug/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/12 2nd O/S
dannyboy83 14/Jul/12 Solo O/S
SamJones974 05/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with Nathan Missin
tim.fairhall 12/Jun/12 Solo
Alex.M-M. 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S
heidavey 28/Mar/12 TR O/S
with Susi
Tom Seccombe 12/Mar/12 Lead O/S
tompilgrem 10/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Dad
bobpilgrem 10/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with Tom
combatrock ?/Mar/12 TR
ChrisBrooke 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with John Inkpen
charley 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S

JUGS!!! Well until you get to the top-out that is, then it gets rather flat.... Really enjoyable climb!

with Ange, Kev
Tithe Technique 06/Nov/11 TR rpt
valentinesbabe 06/Nov/11 2nd rpt

Charley's lead

rockcrimper 17/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Karl Taylor
gavinpeach 28/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Zoomer 24/Aug/11 Lead O/S
al123 24/Aug/11 Solo
Jules 210681 24/Aug/11 2nd
john_ni 09/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Peak CC
simoncov 06/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with LJ
Hidden 15/Jul/11 2nd O/S
nrhardy 12/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Tim
Hidden 30/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/11 Lead O/S
mic_b 17/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Left at the top makes it HS at most

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 02/Jun/11 Solo O/S
claregardiner ?/Jun/11 Lead
john lynch 17/May/11 Solo O/S
with kela
TRFrost 16/May/11 Solo O/S
Steve J P 02/May/11 Lead
with BW
Bernie Wylde 02/May/11 2nd
with sp
Benn A ?/May/11 Lead O/S
Benn A ?/May/11 Lead
phil.cheeseman 26/Apr/11 Lead
with Jonny Cox
phil.cheeseman 26/Apr/11 2nd
with Jonny Cox
rustaldo 20/Apr/11 Solo O/S
ankyo 19/Apr/11 Solo
cloneragan 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S
valentinesbabe 07/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Lovely climb, found the top out slightly tricky but holds are there if you hunt around

Tithe Technique 07/Apr/11 2nd O/S
lithos 22/Mar/11 Lead
with fliss
pebbles 22/Mar/11 2nd
with guido
lozowen 08/Feb/11 Solo
Hidden ??/2011 Lead O/S
uphillnow ??/2011 -
jade ??/2011 2nd
with andy
Hidden ?/Dec/10 -
Hidden 19/Nov/10 Lead
tim exley 28/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with alice
tim exley 28/Oct/10 Solo rpt
Garron 17/Oct/10 Solo O/S
dswansonlow 16/Oct/10 Solo O/S
geoff.comley 12/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Bit soft, but worth doing.

with Antony Mckenzie
Hidden 09/Oct/10 2nd
madasten 06/Oct/10 Solo O/S
with Ethan
JamieSparkes 21/Sep/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/10 Lead O/S
inuklm 29/Aug/10 Lead O/S
geddicakes 27/Jul/10 Solo rpt
Kelly D 27/Jun/10 Lead O/S

I think that counts as my worst top out ever. Belly flop ftl!

with Kiri
The Mountain Goat 27/Jun/10 Lead O/S
kermit_uk 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Steve Woolass
masa-alpin 13/Jun/10 Lead rpt

First onsighted on 03/Nov/2007. Difficult top-out.

with Andy Rail
Lenny 04/Jun/10 TR O/S
with Adam
migs493 03/Jun/10 Solo O/S
jeanjacquescarnages 31/May/10 Lead O/S

Soft at the gade

Tom Redmond 19/May/10 Solo
with Rian Whitham
Hidden 13/May/10 2nd dnf
adam.butler.dsfc 30/Apr/10 2nd RP
Mr Powly 28/Apr/10 Solo
newvena 26/Apr/10 TR O/S
with sam
Dave Heaton 09/Apr/10 Lead
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 08/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Angus PCC
Martin Haworth 21/Mar/10 Solo O/S
rfdl100 20/Mar/10 TR dnf

Top roped in wet, could not top out as no friction for hands

Milne 08/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with sarah.
Sarah Brookes 08/Mar/10 2nd O/S
Matt Bennett 07/Mar/10 Solo O/S
with Sam Corbett, Lewis Grey
rockjedi ?/Jan/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2010 Lead O/S
gw66 15/Nov/09 Lead O/S
Lumbering Oaf 15/Nov/09 Lead dog

Fell on the top out! Ha Aaaaaaaaaaah......

Batt 15/Nov/09 2nd rpt
Hidden 29/Oct/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Oct/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Oct/09 2nd O/S
rdi1v07 10/Oct/09 Lead
intotheoutside 25/Sep/09 Lead O/S
LakesWinter 17/Sep/09 Solo
Hidden 07/Sep/09 Lead
Pete Graham 07/Sep/09 Solo
Hidden 04/Aug/09 Lead O/S
scorpia97 04/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with Caspian
Hidden 28/Jul/09 2nd O/S
Somerset swede basher 09/Jul/09 Solo O/S
vanderz 26/Jun/09 Solo O/S
rocktigger 12/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Josh Dickerson 12/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Andy Dickerson
Jon Dittman 09/Jun/09 Solo
Hidden 31/May/09 Solo O/S
munkey 09/May/09 2nd β
with dangerous
Hidden 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/09 Solo O/S
kdlauder 12/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Mike C
Milne 18/Jan/09 Lead O/S

flake is solid.

BigToe 18/Jan/09 2nd
with Milne
Dhcol 01/Jan/09 2nd rpt
Dhcol ?/Jan/09 2nd
metal arms 26/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Ollie Wickham 04/Oct/08 2nd O/S
with Duncan Curry
tedburt 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
JackMountains 25/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Ben Snook 25/Sep/08 2nd
with n0ph33r
SteveM 19/Sep/08 Solo
Brown 08/Sep/08 Solo O/S
paulstrutt01 24/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with pete
jamessandels 23/Aug/08 2nd
with Chris Sandels
Oceanic 17/Aug/08 -
KatieLowe 14/Jun/08 2nd

Great climb but forgot bit of pro close to the top and the climb has a tricky move at the top, I had to lower a bit to take out the pro, difficult. Really nice though.

with Paul Henderson
maybe_si 08/Jun/08 Solo O/S
SteveM 29/May/08 2nd O/S
with Kat
kitkat78 29/May/08 Lead O/S
with SteveM
Hidden 21/May/08 Solo
timharrison 13/May/08 Lead O/S
with Jo Chia
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 11/Dec/07 Solo O/S
masa-alpin 03/Nov/07 Lead O/S
with P Luke
Hidden 07/Oct/07 2nd dog
mitch 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Oct/07 2nd
pimmie 07/Oct/07 2nd
AJ007 05/Oct/07 Solo
shameless 15/Sep/07 Lead
with fi
Mutl3y 08/Sep/07 Lead
with Jimbo
Mutl3y 01/Sep/07 2nd
with Garv
toasted 26/Aug/07 Lead
with Ian Atkins
Hidden 02/Jul/07 2nd
Richard Hall 29/Jun/07 Solo O/S
Jim Vach 11/May/07 Solo O/S
J R R Hartley 07/May/07 2nd O/S
with Barra
Hidden 01/May/07 Solo rpt
Laurence Everitt 10/Apr/07 2nd O/S
Rosie Henstock 10/Apr/07 Lead O/S
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
Graeme Hammond 02/Mar/07 Solo rpt
Hidden 18/Feb/07 Lead rpt
Hidden ??/2007 -
Jacob Ram 24/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with elisa best
Pythonist 13/Sep/06 Solo rpt
Happy Wanderer 29/Jul/06 2nd O/S
with Ken T
hallex 27/Jun/06 2nd O/S

Loved this one, intresting mantle move to top out

with John Sergeant
Rampikino 15/Apr/06 Lead
with Rob Wilson & Mark Hills
Tim W 10/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with Janna Trevorrow
mikecopp 04/Apr/06 Solo
MikeDowsett ??/2006 2nd
with Andy Neath
richw2k2 23/Oct/05 Lead O/S
with Craig ?
Nicos 26/Sep/05 Solo O/S
with solo
Stig 20/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
Hidden 17/Apr/05 Lead rpt
loonyclimber ??/2005 Lead O/S
jonnyboy 22/Dec/04 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/04 Lead O/S
Adam Potter 08/Aug/04 Lead O/S
Dave Mason ?/Aug/04 Lead O/S
with Trev Tatler
Graeme Hammond 31/Jul/04 Lead O/S
with Pete aka Dad
Hidden 24/May/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/May/04 Lead
Hidden 01/Mar/04 2nd O/S
Clucky 22/Nov/03 Lead O/S
with Andy Stripp
John Brayshaw 05/Oct/03 2nd O/S
with Chris
tobydunford 18/Sep/03 Solo O/S
DerwentDiluted 03/Nov/02 Lead
Hidden 27/May/02 Solo O/S
Jon Greengrass ??/2002 -
Hidden 29/Aug/01 Lead O/S
A Crook 05/Jun/01 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/May/00 Lead rpt
Andy Say 14/Mar/00 Lead
Blod 23/Jan/00 Lead O/S
with Martin B
tlr ??/2000 Solo
Hidden ??/2000 -
Rock Fairy ??/2000 2nd
Hidden ??/2000 Solo O/S
Allan Young 09/Oct/99 TR O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/99 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/99 Lead
Bug ??/1999 Lead O/S
with Robert
bigphil 30/Jun/98 Solo
Roget 25/Jan/97 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/96 Lead O/S
Laramadness 08/Jul/96 Solo
Hidden 24/Apr/96 -
John Southworth 16/Jul/95 Solo O/S
nai ??/1995 Solo
Iain Thow 24/Mar/93 Solo
Rog Wilko ?/Sep/92 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
goi.ashmore 11/Apr/91 Solo O/S
leathers ??/1991 -
Hidden ?/Jul/90 Solo
Canyak ??/1973 -
High HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
Votes cast 45
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
High 4a
Mid 4a
Low 4a
Votes cast 42
Votes cast 30
Style of ascent
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Ground Up
Not Set