Sentinel Chimney* VD
10m. The sustained and awkward rift left of the imposing hanging arete has good gear throughout. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs.

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This climb is in 227 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Thought provoking, as promised by the guidebook, with no let up until the end.
Becky E - Lead - 24/Aug/14 with Claudia, Dad, Mum

Clama - 2nd - 24/Aug/14

Nigel Bond - Solo - 16/Jul/14

Hardcore Pat - Solo β - 04/Jul/14

tricky but nice
Mr Christian - Solo O/S - 01/Jul/14

Quite polished on the first initial moves
leggy118 - 2nd O/S - 26/May/14

andyclimber - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14

Rests but pushed through. Good gear!
RichardLeggett - Lead dog - 12/Apr/14 with Ellie Keighly

Triggy Pop - 2nd - 21/Mar/14 with Andy Turner

Calum Wadsworth - Solo O/S - 19/Mar/14 with Uni Lot

David_Gledson - Solo O/S - 09/Mar/14

bencaley - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/13 with Ashley Hall, Bethany Deadman

With Uni top rope day!
Alex_Derbyshire - TR - Oct/13

Markheighton - TR - Oct/13

Mike Soulby - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/13 with Dom McKee

Hidden - TR O/S - 17/Sep/13

strong climb, lots of muscle involved, hvd in the rockfax
marzi - Lead - 04/Sep/13 with caroline hill

rosyvivien - Lead - 08/Aug/13 with Ewan Davies

ewan.davies - 2nd - 08/Aug/13 with Rosy

Ali Mortazavi - 2nd β - 20/Jul/13 with Rita

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13

gsavell - Lead - 02/Jun/13 with Sarah Knight

in trail shoes
Danbow73 - 2nd O/S - 19/May/13

Hidden - 2nd - 04/May/13

Paul Eckton - 2nd - 03/May/13 with steve read

Marder20 - Lead - 30/Apr/13

Hidden - TR - 21/Apr/13

ju59 - 21/Apr/13 with Paul

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/12

HVD in Rockfax, a little awkward but good end to the day
blackreaver - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/12 with NUMC

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 05/Oct/12

yarrow - Solo O/S - 17/Jun/12

Really enjoyed this climb. 1st move is very hard for the grade but once done, the climb doesn't let up until you get to the top. Tip top enjoyment (for this sort of climb at this crag) all the way up. Lycra clad technicians need not apply. Bring roll-ups and hemp rope.
Jon Dittman - Lead - 17/Jun/12

Jake Young - Solo O/S - 25/May/12

josephgrimwade - Lead O/S - 18/May/12 with Laura Kirk

Clee - Lead - 13/May/12 with Gary

Curlyhelen - 13/May/12

Gary A S - 2nd O/S - 13/May/12 with Clio

AndrewJamesCherry - Lead O/S - 05/May/12

jvarmstrong - Lead - 21/Apr/12

99bolivar - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/12 with Richard Smith

JamesKing817 - 2nd - 28/Mar/12

Claire Sephton - 2nd - 28/Mar/12 with David Guthrie

Michael Aylen - 2nd - 23/Mar/12

Mike Hatherly - 2nd O/S - 24/Nov/11 with Mike Hargreaves

barni - 29/Sep/11 with Ami

Hidden - Solo rpt - 10/Sep/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 15/Jul/11

Mike Bayley - Lead dog - 09/Jul/11 with John Sellars & Cathy Burgess

Steve J P - Lead - 06/Jul/11 with BW

Bernie Wylde - 2nd - 06/Jul/11 with sp

Alex.M-M. - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/11

no such thing as a "clean" ascent where this routes concerned.
rustaldo - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/11 with Alex

Andy Peak 1 - Solo - 05/Jun/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/May/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/May/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/11

stevo smith - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/11 with Pam

Chris Manasseh - Lead - 19/Mar/11

joem - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11

Hidden - 2011

PAJames - 2011

Hidden - Lead - 24/Oct/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Oct/10

finished up this from ledge on Now or Never as dark! Green, slimy, awkwardness. But strangely welcoming at that point :)
Dizz - Lead - 24/Oct/10 with Harri777

francesanncavanagh - 2nd - 13/Oct/10 with Haven Banks

parksy986 - Solo O/S - 05/Aug/10 with martin hill

Nicholas Livesey - 2nd - 27/Jun/10 with Lucie Sedlarova

williap - 2nd - 13/Jun/10 with JJ

jjclarke70 - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/10 with Will P

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jun/10

mpsJonny - Lead O/S - 23/May/10 with greg martin

Gerallt Owain - 2nd O/S - 17/May/10 with Steve Chapman

stevechaps1 - Lead - 17/May/10 with Gerallt Owain

RobSimmo - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with Will Slater

geddicakes - Lead - 24/Apr/10 with Fraser

alun1111 - Lead - 18/Apr/10

Snow on ground
catty_9 - TR - 19/Mar/10 with Watford Explorers

COLD - snow on slopes at bottom, and some unpleasant ash remains half way up!
NCorbett - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/10 with Christel Corbett

itsgarb - Lead - 2010

Hidden - Solo - 10/Dec/09

Matt Bennett - Solo O/S - 10/Oct/09 with Luke Copley, Lewis Grey

Liam42 - AltLd RP - 30/Aug/09 with Peak Mountaineering

Craig Geddes - 2nd - 27/Aug/09 with Admiral

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/09

Pilch - Solo - 18/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/09

Quiddity - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/09 with Curious Yellow

jumpingjimminy - Lead dnf - 11/Jul/09 with Ellie

sadsetts - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Al and Ronny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/09

maybe_si - Solo O/S - 05/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead dog - 31/May/09

r.greaves - 2nd - 25/May/09 with Natalie Davies

mark stones - Lead - 09/May/09 with valentinesbabe

valentinesbabe - 2nd O/S - 09/May/09 with Mark Stones

Hidden - Lead - 21/Apr/09

Rob Barthorpe - 2nd - 21/Apr/09 with Karo

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Apr/09

Mr. K - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/09

JWB - 2nd O/S - 11/Apr/09 with John Ripley

Last route of a long first day outdoors. Escaped up here after bottling the top section of Now or Never, E1 5B. Comng back for that one...
ripper - Lead - 11/Apr/09 with JWB

phill bentham - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/09

treeminkies - Lead - 14/Mar/09 with allen

Hidden - Lead - 01/Mar/09

mattwyles1 - Solo - 2009

aldred - Solo O/S - 18/Oct/08

KieranT - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/08 with Hannah Buckingham

Tim's daughter, Megan, said "that looks horrible" when we arrived at the crag. She was right!
climbingrev - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Tim Angell

daviesp2 - Lead - 19/Sep/08 with Trish

maria.handley - Lead - 31/Aug/08

treeminkies - TR - 31/Aug/08 with carole,leon and neil

Neil Metcalfe101 - Lead - 30/Aug/08 with Leon,Carole & John

Lenny - 30/Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/08

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/08

fizzy_elephant - Solo O/S - 15/Aug/08

I felt like thriowing up when I finally topped out! This is HVD in Rockfax, and well deserved - pretty damn green.
Shandy - 2nd O/S - 22/Jul/08 with Ed Staton

vard - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/08 with Alex Bass

tomcoomber - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/08 with Claire Powell

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jun/08

Brown - Solo O/S - 09/Jun/08 with Bridget

Adam Potter - Solo O/S - 01/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Apr/08

craig matheson - Solo - Apr/08

matsavage - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/08

Browny - 2nd O/S - 13/Feb/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 20/Oct/07

popebenedictus - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/07 with Edd Rab

edd rab - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/07 with Ben Harding

good value VDiff chimney, awkward and squirmy, but good fun.
adam carless - Solo rpt - 25/Aug/07

FrankW - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/07 with Laura

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Aug/07

gregarding - Lead O/S - Aug/07 with Ashley Hutton

Somerset swede basher - Solo - 28/Jul/07

howlingbaboon - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/07 with Chris FitzHugh

Hidden - Solo rpt - 04/May/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Apr/07

djbeaumont - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/07 with Trace

hang_about - Lead - Apr/07

Marc Murphy - AltLd - Apr/07

adam carless - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/07 with dpmuk

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/07

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 15/Feb/07

MikeDowsett - Lead - 2007 with Kris Scheinkonig

Si dH - Solo O/S - 10/Nov/06

tom.e - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/06 with Tom Powell

Col Kingshott - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/06

andybeanland - 2nd O/S - Aug/06 with Alyson

Mike Lee - Solo - 12/Jul/06

David Robinson - Lead - 25/Jun/06

Steve Vincent - 2nd - 25/Jun/06

hate it
Paul Leader - Lead dnf - 17/Jun/06 with practicalcat

spyda - TR O/S - 17/Jun/06 with Pauline

practicalcat - 2nd - 17/Jun/06 with Paul Leader

colin milton - Solo - 15/Jun/06

gibbo38 - 2nd - 04/Jun/06 with John Shelly

jl - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/06 with Penny

pennyb - 2nd O/S - 03/Jun/06 with Jon

Nicos - Solo O/S - 02/Jan/06 with solo

Hidden - Lead - 2006

Hidden - 2006

ASchwirtz - Solo O/S - 02/Oct/05

rob wmc - 2nd O/S - 09/Jul/05 with Pete

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Jun/05

CJC - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/05 with Ra

Rampikino - Lead - 02/Apr/05 with Rob Wilson

reg_measures - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/04

Hidden - Lead - Sep/04

SteveM - Solo - 05/Jul/04

Graeme Hammond - TR O/S - 13/Jun/04

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/04

Outdoorfun37 - Lead - 05/Jun/04

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/04

Hidden - Lead - 17/May/04

Hidden - Lead - May/04

Hidden - 2004

Hidden - 2004

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2004

JohnHutch - Lead - 28/Jul/03 with L

Rampikino - Lead - 16/Jun/03 with Liz Hay

DorsetGareth - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/03

Hidden - Solo - 16/Mar/03

rocktigger - Lead O/S - 2003 with Clare

Brazzer - 2nd O/S - Aug/02 with Ben Tufnell

Monk - Solo O/S - 2001

Gambit - Lead - 2001

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 11/Sep/00

Hidden - Solo rpt - 01/Jul/00

Hidden - Solo - May/00

Budge - Solo - 14/Oct/98

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/98

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/98

bigphil - 1998

Hidden - 1997

Hidden - 1997

John Eley - Lead O/S - Jun/96

Ian Archer - Lead O/S - 18/May/96 with James Leavy

Roget - Solo O/S - 27/Dec/95

cragspud - Lead - 1995

babymoac - Solo - 11/Oct/92

Hidden - Solo - 26/Apr/92

Hidden - Solo - 24/Mar/91

Hidden - Sep/90

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 02/Feb/89

Iain Thow - Solo - 02/Aug/87

Andy Say - Solo - 15/Apr/87

Chris Ellis - Solo O/S - 09/Jul/86

RichardMc - 2nd - 05/Jul/86 with Angel Vila

pebblespanker - Solo O/S - Aug/85

Anton Eady - 1983

Howard Dixon - Solo - 1981

Nigel Bond - Solo - 24/Dec/80

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1980

Andy Fielding - Solo - 1978

MikeDowsett - Lead - 1978

Nigel Bond - Solo - 17/Jun/76

Mark Kemball - Solo - 29/May/76 with Ian Grace

mikej - Solo - 04/Mar/73 with Geoff Williams

rogerskews - Solo - 1971 with CMC Members

mikej - Solo - 13/Oct/68 with Wil Hurford, Ian Clayton

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