Rockfax Description
Steep and enjoyable crack climbing up the north-facing wall on jugs and jams, and with plenty of runners. © Rockfax

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Northern Grit 100 VD - VS.

gd303uk 12/Nov Lead O/S

Nice jams and a lovely transition to a layback before the reach to the top , brilliant climb, easy a two star route.

RKirke 11/Oct Lead O/S
with Freshers
Duncan Beard 10/Oct 2nd O/S
with Simon
buxtoncoffeelover 10/Oct 2nd

Nice moves to finish

with Rosie
tom_lewis89 10/Oct TR
tiga271 10/Oct Lead
Hidden 19/Sep 2nd dnf
dom94 19/Sep Solo O/S
amccann 19/Sep Solo rpt
Jake Young 19/Sep Solo rpt

A Grit Day Out !

with Fabritzio, Dom, Tom Appleby, Alex M, Nick
Teappleby 19/Sep Solo
planetmarshall 19/Sep Lead O/S
kingborris 06/Sep Lead O/S
Jackwd 06/Sep Lead
Ciderslider 06/Sep Lead O/S
with Ben
RUDIN.J.D.H 23/Aug Lead O/S

Good route, with everything there. Just a bit awkward and off balance.

with Sam Rudin
nick ferro 25/Jul 2nd O/S
Hidden 25/Jul Lead O/S
david harvey 25/Jul Lead dog
with martin,Ian
Hidden 15/Jul Solo O/S
Hidden 10/May Lead rpt
Hidden 18/Apr Lead O/S
amccann 10/Apr Solo O/S
luke2442 02/Apr Lead
with Alice McKeown
jonhowson 25/Mar Lead O/S

Brilliant climb. Awesome jams lead to a cracking finish. Only slightly awkward.

Kate Hutchence 25/Mar 2nd
with Jon H
Hidden ??/2015 -
bstoker ??/2015 Lead O/S
mapperley samurai 05/Oct/14 Lead O/S
davidalcock 05/Oct/14 2nd
joe1joe1joe2 ?/Oct/14 Solo O/S
with Sam Garland, Dominic Joyce
Kamikazeclimber 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Steep and hard, you need to get all up in its grill. Feels much better this way, laybacking is much more strenuous.

Hidden 12/Aug/14 2nd
mike.rigby 26/Jul/14 -
with Rob Edwards
Hidden 26/May/14 Lead
Hidden 18/May/14 Lead O/S
briar4012 18/May/14 2nd dnf
with Mark V, Mark H
Mike Soulby 03/May/14 Lead O/S
scott.hill 03/May/14 2nd O/S
runestone 22/Sep/13 Lead
with Jeff
stevo smith 11/Aug/13 Lead β

Climbed in past with Scotty, tho not sure of date etc? So?...

with deacon
Gudge 09/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Pero Kalugerovich
Pero 01/Aug/13 Lead
dionisys ?/Aug/13 Lead
andy.smythe ?/Aug/13 2nd
fatbuoybazza 26/Jul/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Jul/13 Lead
Hidden 05/Jun/13 2nd
Joey C 05/Jun/13 Lead
with Irish Matt, Matt Stevens
adamashcroft 07/May/13 2nd dog
Voltemands 05/May/13 2nd O/S

Grunty last moves.

DaveInPortwood 03/May/13 Lead O/S
andy.smythe ?/May/13 Lead
Matt Harmon 24/Apr/13 Lead O/S
pete1993 24/Apr/13 2nd rpt
Hidden 02/Feb/13 Lead O/S
James_L88 02/Dec/12 2nd O/S
franhammond92 25/Nov/12 Lead
Jake Young 24/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Laura
lbarras 24/Nov/12 2nd
with jake
beakerburgess 03/Nov/12 Lead
J.Short 03/Nov/12 2nd
with Neil
DaveB61 13/Sep/12 2nd
MikeDowsett 13/Sep/12 Lead
gazfellows 09/Sep/12 Lead
with Nic
Hidden 19/Aug/12 2nd O/S
tsjx 05/Aug/12 2nd
with Bruce
Hidden 24/Jun/12 2nd
RichyBOYY 24/Jun/12 Lead
pete1993 10/Jun/12 2nd O/S
jon59 28/May/12 Lead
Hidden 27/May/12 Lead
Rob Jarratt 26/May/12 2nd
with Andy Crawley
Oliver Houston 13/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 29/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Needed to do this, thought I was going to bottle it at the top but pulled through

with Mark PCC
Hidden 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
the power 11/Mar/12 2nd dog

never again.bobarr

Hidden 11/Mar/12 Lead O/S
stuaart 11/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Lovely jamming.

with Ola
Hidden ?/Mar/12 Lead
JamieSparkes 29/Feb/12 2nd O/S
with Nick
Nick1812P 29/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with Jamie
cragtyke 27/Dec/11 2nd

gareth led

with gareth h, glenn
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 02/Oct/11 2nd
lozowen 23/Sep/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 01/Sep/11 Lead O/S
hazeysunshine 31/Aug/11 2nd rpt
with Nikki
Batt 30/Aug/11 2nd O/S
spragglerocks 30/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Danny Crump 27/Aug/11 2nd O/S
with Lauren Brown
Palmer 21/Aug/11 Lead
fatbuoybazza 14/Aug/11 Lead rpt
with Mikael
Hidden 05/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/11 Lead
aking12 ?/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with James King, Bo Robertson
Hidden 04/Jul/11 2nd dog
James Malloch 04/Jul/11 2nd
Gallant 04/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Sidekick 02/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
cragtyke 19/Jun/11 2nd
with gareth h, john g
Hidden 16/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 16/Jun/11 2nd O/S

Much better attempt this time. I think that I could lead this.

with micksissons, David PCC
Hidden 16/Jun/11 Lead
Mikael 04/Jun/11 Lead
fatbuoybazza 04/Jun/11 2nd rpt
with Mikael, Dave Hall
Hidden 10/May/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Apr/11 2nd O/S
mattparratt 27/Apr/11 2nd
Tithe Technique 16/Apr/11 TR O/S
charley 16/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Ange, Kev
valentinesbabe 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Charley 2nd. Tricky little number.

Rob Jarratt 09/Apr/11 Lead

Looking for the shade in April! Nice little route with solid jams the whole way and an improbable looking finish that turns out to be OK.

with Andy Crawley
ElvisLeg 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
thomasadixon 08/Apr/11 2nd rpt

Good route, perfect jams.

with Alan
Reaver2k 08/Apr/11 Lead
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 28/Mar/11 2nd dog

Tired and really had to fight on this, maybe another day

with Rosa Vilaseca
Jim Brownlow 27/Mar/11 2nd
Lukem6 22/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Luke Sadler, dennis janisse
dennis janisse 22/Mar/11 2nd O/S
davewsargent 13/Mar/11 -
fatbuoybazza 12/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with tom, JD
jaimer 12/Mar/11 2nd
with Tom, Barry
Hidden 12/Mar/11 TR dnf
w.pettet-smith 12/Mar/11 Solo O/S
geddicakes ?/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Jim Brownlow
PAJames ??/2011 -
mark20 13/Nov/10 Lead O/S
Little B 24/Oct/10 2nd O/S
with Simon
Simonfarfaraway 24/Oct/10 Lead
max_chan 17/Oct/10 2nd O/S
with Rosa PCC
Hidden 10/Oct/10 2nd
hazeysunshine 12/Sep/10 2nd O/S
with Dave
Dave Mason 31/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Trev Tatler
Hidden 11/Aug/10 Lead dnf
ajc 10/Aug/10 Lead O/S
jtree03 23/Jul/10 Lead
with Tony, Elt
nigel pearson 31/May/10 Lead O/S

nice slightly awkward jamming

with Yoko
Hidden 21/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
PanzerHanzler 17/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Ian Ackerley, Dan Simmonds
DaNo123 17/Apr/10 Lead dog
with Hanzler
Martin Stevens 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Bob B.
Becky E ??/2010 TR

Attempted to lead and top-roped to get the gear out.

with Rosa Vilaseca
James_D 15/Nov/09 Lead rpt

A bit green and minging but fun all the same.

with Esther
Hidden 18/Oct/09 Lead
Hidden 17/Oct/09 Lead β
Jonathan Hall 15/Oct/09 2nd
disturbed_one51 14/Oct/09 Lead
with Wee man
Hidden 01/Oct/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 20/Sep/09 2nd
Monkey_Alan 20/Sep/09 Lead O/S
tompilgrem 12/Sep/09 2nd
with Dad
bobpilgrem 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Bob/Tom
Hidden 29/Aug/09 Lead O/S
mrtom 29/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with Mark Lim
Hidden 23/Aug/09 Lead
stuckonarock 23/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with Karo
Hidden 11/Aug/09 Lead
barni 06/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Strong Jon
Hidden 02/Aug/09 Solo O/S
smudge 23/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 02/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with anthony
gronbech 02/May/09 Lead
with H
Hidden 18/Apr/09 Lead dog
James_D 21/Mar/09 Lead β

Nearly mucked this up!

with Will
Kirill 01/Mar/09 Lead O/S
cem 01/Mar/09 2nd rpt
Thinker01 ??/2009 -
Tamati ??/2009 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
Matt Bennett 12/Nov/08 Solo O/S
mr random 18/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with Costas
morganator 24/Sep/08 Solo O/S
Pilch 31/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with Graham and Ed
EdShep 31/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with Pilch and Graham
Hidden 23/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/08 Solo O/S
cem 05/Jul/08 Lead rpt
with John Evans
Hidden 17/Jun/08 Solo O/S
davidwright 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Sam
Hidden 08/Jun/08 2nd
Hidden 06/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Shauna 21/May/08 2nd

I thought this was a bit 'traditional'.

tommytwotone 21/May/08 Lead O/S
Ann S 15/May/08 2nd
with Chris Tan
Hidden 06/May/08 2nd
madaxeman 06/May/08 2nd
Hidden 26/Apr/08 Lead O/S
kfowler141 26/Apr/08 Lead
SecretSquirrel 17/Feb/08 2nd
Hidden 17/Feb/08 Lead rpt
adam carless 17/Feb/08 TR O/S

third man up after SecretSquirrel

mje1398 12/Feb/08 2nd O/S
with John M
lowersharpnose 01/Jan/08 Lead
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 Lead O/S
MikeDowsett ??/2008 Lead
with George Fowler
bigbobbyking 17/Nov/07 Lead O/S
howlingbaboon 02/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Nov/07 2nd
Hidden 02/Jun/07 Lead dnf
cem 02/Jun/07 2nd
with Liam Mark, Pete Horn
Hidden 20/May/07 Lead
Anna Horrox 05/May/07 2nd
clive-greenwood 05/May/07 Lead O/S
with Anna
Hidden ?/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/07 Lead
Iggy_B 28/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Richard Turkington
AJ007 28/Apr/07 Solo
The Boy Riley 18/Apr/07 Lead
leonjones 15/Apr/07 2nd
with Phil Barley
Richie Rich 10/Mar/07 2nd O/S
with Pete Colley
tom.e 06/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Claire
nai ??/2007 Lead
Hidden ??/2007 -
Pete Horn ??/2007 Lead O/S
with Charles and Liam
Brown ?/Nov/06 Solo O/S
with Henry
Hidden 17/Sep/06 Solo dnf
Hidden 16/Sep/06 2nd rpt
Another James 27/Aug/06 2nd
with Dan Y
Nicos 08/Jul/06 Solo O/S
with solo
Different Steve 24/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Beryl Worvell & Mike Bayley
texuspete 08/Jun/06 2nd
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 05/May/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Apr/06 2nd O/S
Paz 15/Apr/06 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2006 -
Raggar ??/2006 Lead
with ashley, andy moore, Andy J
LoopyLou ?/Jul/05 Lead
with WOTR
Rampikino 19/Jun/05 Lead
with Liz, Mark & Rob
Adam Potter 06/May/05 TR
dannyboy83 ?/May/05 Solo O/S
Shad ?/Mar/05 2nd
LakesWinter ?/Oct/04 Lead
Hidden 04/Sep/04 Lead
Will Gordon ?/Aug/04 Lead O/S
with Phil Nelson, Rob Gleeson
John Lisle 19/Jul/04 2nd
with RA
LankyPaddy 24/Apr/04 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2004 -
Hidden ??/2004 -
Hidden ?/Nov/03 Lead O/S
Phil West 11/Oct/03 Lead rpt
with Chris Tan
petekeron ?/Aug/03 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/May/03 Solo O/S
loonyclimber ?/Mar/03 Solo
SteveM 22/Feb/03 Lead
with Rosie, Tobs
Monk ??/2003 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2003 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Sep/02 Lead O/S
Phil West 21/Sep/02 2nd O/S
with Steve Wild & Chris Tan
Steve Vincent 18/Aug/02 Lead
stokienomad 08/Jun/02 Lead
nickdonohue ?/Jun/02 2nd
with Ian Brenton
Urgles ?/Dec/01 Lead O/S
with Fiend
Hidden ?/Jul/01 Lead
DerwentDiluted 08/Oct/00 Lead
with Laurie Smith
tlr ??/2000 Solo
Hidden 19/Sep/99 Lead
ill_bill ??/1999 2nd
clive-greenwood 22/Oct/98 2nd
with HUMC
Paul-Michael 28/Sep/98 2nd O/S
with David Jupp
Hidden 17/May/98 Lead O/S
martroberts 27/Jul/97 Solo O/S
Blod 05/Jul/97 Lead rpt
with Bob
John Eley ?/Jul/97 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1997 -
five ?/Jun/96 Lead O/S
with SB
Hidden 30/May/96 2nd
Chris Ellis 18/May/96 Lead
with Louise Pellett
chris sm 21/Apr/96 Lead O/S
with Ruth Taylor
Chris Ellis 01/Sep/95 2nd
with Rachel Nicolson
Gordon Stainforth 12/Aug/95 2nd
with Chris Thorp, John lumb
Iain Thow 29/Jul/95 Lead
with Bill Wright
Hidden 19/May/95 Solo
Hidden ??/1995 Lead
Hidden 24/Apr/94 Solo
Rog Wilko ?/May/93 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
NeilGriffiths ??/1993 -
Roget 26/Dec/91 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Mar/89 Solo
Andy Say 18/Mar/88 Lead
Hidden 14/Jun/87 Solo
Hidden 26/Oct/86 Solo
steve prior ?/Sep/86 Solo
RichardMc 05/Jul/86 Lead
with Angel Vila
malc 25/May/85 Lead
with ??
Hidden 05/May/85 Lead
Rob Davies 26/May/84 Lead
with James ? (ICMC)
Hammy 20/Feb/83 Solo
Howard Dixon ??/1981 Solo
babymoac 04/Oct/80 Solo
Hidden 27/Jun/80 Solo
Nigel Bond 22/Jun/78 Lead
with Tony Cuddy
Andy Fielding ??/1978 Solo
MikeDowsett ??/1978 Lead
mikej 22/Nov/70 Solo
with John Bickerdyke
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