Rockfax Description
The pleasant narrow face has a technical start. © Rockfax

FA. Keith Sharples 1977

Ticklists: Pete's 150 Peak Extremes.

Alan James - UKC and UKH 04/Oct Lead
scottcoates 01/Oct Solo
with Chris
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
RUDIN.J.D.H 23/Aug 2nd O/S
with Spencer Gray
spenser 23/Aug Lead O/S

Some lovely moves, difficulty eases as you get higher up but never becomes trivial. Easily as good a route as Long Tall Sally.

ralphio 15/Aug Lead O/S
with Simon
Matt Groom 11/Aug Solo
Hidden 23/Jul -
Hidden ?/Jul -
SGD 27/Jun Lead O/S

very good, worth seeking out

Hidden 16/May Lead O/S
dpovey 16/May 2nd
monkeyman79 16/May TR rpt

10 in 10 in 10 4 Nepal event

with Steve Chapman
franhammond92 13/May Lead O/S

Took me a few times going up and down to figure out how to start it. Rather nice move when I figured it out.

Bernie L 01/May Sent O/S

2 pads and used arete at top, next time will try and avoid the arete

with John, Aiden
Albert Exley 15/Apr Lead O/S

little gem of a route

with Adrian Ellis
cragtyke 15/Apr 2nd
with albert
FlavioL1989 09/Apr Solo O/S
charley 02/Apr Lead β

Nice starting moves. Happy to get it first time, looked like it could be tough but all the holds are there. Avoided the arete at the top..

with Jack
jonhowson 25/Mar Lead O/S

A difficult but satisfying start led to great easier climbing above.

Kate Hutchence 25/Mar 2nd
with Jon H
Hidden 07/Mar TR O/S
callans 05/Oct/14 2nd RP

Tough start.

katiep 05/Oct/14 Lead O/S

Went up and down several times trying to figure out how to get past the start

with Callan
Tom Downes 05/Oct/14 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/14 Lead
Hidden ?/Sep/14 2nd
Hidden 19/Aug/14 Solo
Ian Saxton ?/Aug/14 TR
with dave
Kim M ?/Aug/14 Lead
with Nige
Hidden 16/Jul/14 -
Hidden 16/Jul/14 -
Andy Clarke 23/Jun/14 Solo

Good starting moves which need a bit of thought. Above mats.

Nick1812P 06/Jun/14 Solo rpt
AielSavage 06/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 30/May/14 TR
amccann 15/May/14 Lead O/S
WillDoyle 30/Apr/14 Solo
RichyBOYY 23/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/14 Lead rpt
dean79 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Nice little route. Crux near start up to the scoop (sidepull ;-))Easy afterwards and good pro throughout.

Hidden ?/Apr/14 Solo
Hidden 22/Feb/14 Lead O/S
climb the peak 22/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Stoney Boy 03/Feb/14 Lead O/S
with Nick Conway
MSchobitz 15/Dec/13 Lead O/S
James Oakes 23/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Nov/13 2nd O/S
jack01 15/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Luke, emma, lan
Matthew Ferrier 05/Oct/13 Solo O/S

Trailed a rope up so Lewis could second. Exactly what it says on the tin.

with Lewis
Calum Wadsworth 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with micki
MSchobitz 05/Oct/13 2nd O/S
Radical-G 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Fragmod 28/Sep/13 Lead
Mowglee 21/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Ali
mfisher 05/Sep/13 Lead G/U

Ground up, 2nd try, no pad. landed on my rucksack first attempt!

with Shelley
Gudge 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Pero Kalugerovich
ianjfsutcliffe 16/May/13 Solo O/S
M_W_Court 16/May/13 Solo
georgedunton 16/May/13 Solo O/S
MarkRoe 03/May/13 Solo O/S
DaveInPortwood 03/May/13 2nd
simon1965 30/Apr/13 Solo rpt

Went for the straight up but bottled it at half way and slinked of up the arete. Bit scary on my own.

jakenichol 18/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with Martin Cathrow
Hidden 12/Jan/13 Solo rpt
Nick Sillem ??/2013 Solo O/S
angus 24/Nov/12 Solo O/S
thomaspomfrett 10/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Dan Slome
Hidden 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Oct/12 Lead β
simon1965 13/Oct/12 Sent O/S
ashtond6 13/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Oct/12 Lead O/S
gcarmichael 13/Oct/12 Solo O/S
catblack 04/Oct/12 Lead O/S

lovely, the moves between the breaks felt harder than the start !

Hidden 22/Sep/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 15/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Heather651 15/Sep/12 2nd
rich_hw 06/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Charley Carpenter ?/Sep/12 Lead
Wayne S 13/Aug/12 Solo β
tsjx 05/Aug/12 Lead

Took a couple of goes to get the start. Then great, but to short.

with Bruce
Hidden 04/Aug/12 TR O/S
MichJ 04/Aug/12 TR

1st attempt at an E1, was good climb, those small pebbles need to be made use of.

with Pauline Bloxham
Hidden 23/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Thunderthighsontheloose 23/Jul/12 2nd
monkeyman79 22/Jul/12 2nd β
with David Edmondson
fp219 16/May/12 Solo
deacondeacon 15/May/12 Solo O/S

With the left arÍte and without the left arÍte.

mbradberry2008 12/May/12 Solo O/S
flyinfrenchy 12/May/12 Solo O/S
a13x 05/May/12 Lead O/S
with Michael Mason, Jordan Phethean
Sam Simpson 03/May/12 Solo O/S
Tom Doldon 03/May/12 Solo
with sam simpson 48
Climbster 02/May/12 Sent O/S
with Ian
Bloke on a Rope 02/May/12 Solo O/S
with Matt
HAJ Francis 17/Mar/12 Lead RP

First E1, took a while to get first move but really good fun

cripper ?/Mar/12 Lead β
JamieSparkes 29/Feb/12 Lead O/S

really nice route. :)

with Nick
Nick1812P 29/Feb/12 2nd O/S
with Jamie
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
Hidden 16/Nov/11 Lead O/S
pie_eater_pete 14/Oct/11 Solo O/S
eburki1 24/Sep/11 TR RP
Batt 30/Aug/11 2nd O/S

Left foot in first scoop. Ignore scoop to far left, use smears and edges in face. Amusing gear at bottom!

spragglerocks 30/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Neil Pacey 30/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Very good route, took a while to work out the bottom move.

Tanya Savage 30/Aug/11 2nd

Delicate and fun but not sure I'd like to lead it!

Danny Crump 27/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Lauren Brown
johnl 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Adam Perrett
Adam Perrett 21/Aug/11 2nd β
Hidden 17/Aug/11 TR
Hidden 13/Aug/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Sidekick 26/Jun/11 Solo β

Have soloed previously when snowbound.

Hidden 19/Jun/11 Lead O/S
cragtyke 19/Jun/11 2nd
with gareth h, john g
belay bunny turned bad 06/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with loundsy
Hidden 06/Jun/11 Lead β
Hidden 21/May/11 Lead O/S
Ollie B 19/May/11 Solo O/S
sharpie530 05/May/11 Lead O/S
with Sam Gibson
Sam Ash 04/May/11 Lead dnf
with John Gallant
pmurdy 04/May/11 Lead O/S

First E1

Julie Carroll 25/Apr/11 Lead
with Tristan Graham
Tom Campbell 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
chrisbussell 12/Apr/11 2nd
with Tim O'Neill
valentinesbabe 10/Apr/11 TR RP

Had a go after the others couldn't do it. Had to downclimb a couple of times before nailing it. Lovely moves, very balancy. Not to be beaten by a girl they all went on to do it :D

Tithe Technique 10/Apr/11 TR dog
chumleywarner 10/Apr/11 TR RP
charley 10/Apr/11 TR RP

Excellent climb!!! Wanted to try this on lead but with a recovering injury and due to the fact I wasn't happy with the gear, Geoff set up a TR. Took a few attempts to workout how to use the pocket.

with Steve Fletcher, Ange, Geoff, Kev
Jake Young 27/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Gallant 27/Mar/11 Solo RP
Jim Brownlow 27/Mar/11 2nd
masa-alpin 27/Mar/11 Lead β

A soloist was attempting it before me, though he escaped after the initial mantle. I was watching it, hence "clean with beta".

with Jo B, Doug S, Michelle A
mattorford 25/Mar/11 Lead O/S
mtempest 06/Mar/11 Lead
with Steve Waters, Mynydd
Sam Simpson 06/Mar/11 Lead O/S
georgenvk 06/Mar/11 2nd dog
Steve Waters, Mynydd 06/Mar/11 2nd

Was pleasantly surprised to get this first time. Winter training really paying off.

geddicakes ?/Mar/11 Lead
with Jim Brownlow
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 29/Jan/11 Solo rpt
Gina_2 ??/2011 2nd
mark20 12/Dec/10 Sent O/S


LakesWinter 12/Dec/10 Solo O/S

Snowy landing

with Mark R
Hidden 19/Nov/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Nov/10 Lead
nathanlee 24/Oct/10 Solo O/S
with Dom Lee
tompilgrem 24/Oct/10 TR O/S
with Dad
bobpilgrem 24/Oct/10 TR O/S

Initial unprotected moves are very good.One to lead another time.

with Bob/Tom
Owen W-G 17/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Andy G & Brewer Rob
Hidden 02/Oct/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Cragrat Rich 23/Sep/10 Lead O/S

Enjoyable route, despite the worrying start

Hidden 23/Sep/10 Lead O/S
tommo1664 18/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Oliver Houston 17/Sep/10 Solo
Dave Mason 31/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Trev Tatler
matthomas79 15/Aug/10 2nd dog
with Simon Palmer
Tala M 15/Aug/10 TR dog
simeclimb68 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Oliver Houston 10/Aug/10 Solo β

Asked if the crux was low, almost onsight...

Fat Tim 09/Jul/10 TR β
Hidden 13/Jun/10 Solo
Gazzawatson 13/May/10 Lead
with Oscar Lopez & Sam Reed
DaveFidler 25/Apr/10 Lead O/S

First E1 lead

Neil Rodgers (PCC) 18/Apr/10 TR O/S
with Rosa Vilaseca
Browny 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
burto 16/Apr/10 Solo O/S
crag_hopper_Jay 09/Apr/10 Lead RP
Mr Sparkle 08/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Diggler 28/Mar/10 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 01/Mar/10 Solo O/S

thought the start was straight forward

Pown 16/Feb/10 Solo O/S
Pete Graham 16/Feb/10 Solo
Sidekick ?/Feb/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 29/Jan/10 Solo O/S
TonyF ??/2010 2nd β
LakesWinter 11/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Good, but you wouldn't want to fall off the hard move at the bottom

with AD
Hardcore Pat 26/Sep/09 Solo
james.f.williamson 25/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Scott Swalling
sasmojo 25/Sep/09 Lead O/S

Short, but great route.

with James W
Hidden 23/Aug/09 Lead dnf
paul__in_sheffield 03/Aug/09 Solo O/S
with Noodle
simonp ?/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Annelies Sarrazyn
mustgetstronger 03/May/09 Lead β
jibberingwreck 03/May/09 Lead O/S
JWB 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S

The start was puzzling but was easy once I had sussed out how to use the hold........

ripper 11/Apr/09 2nd

first move a bit of a technical puzzle...

with JWB
Somerset swede basher 21/Mar/09 Solo O/S
with Katharine
Hidden 21/Mar/09 Lead
thomasadixon 12/Nov/08 Solo O/S
Matt Bennett 10/Oct/08 Solo O/S
Lewis Stewart ?/Oct/08 Solo O/S
with Dan and Phil
Creinu 26/Sep/08 Solo O/S
with Dan, Phil
morganator 24/Sep/08 Solo O/S
Andrew Barker ?/Aug/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/08 Solo O/S
BenJacobs 16/Jun/08 Solo dnf

didnt fancy committing to the hold above the good break, would be fine on the lead. escaped left

john lynch 04/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Lewis Andrew
Hidden 09/May/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Apr/08 Lead O/S
Alex Mason 06/Mar/08 Solo O/S

Soft, escapable but good moves.

SecretSquirrel 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Feb/08 2nd O/S
Creep_pea 17/Feb/08 2nd rpt
with Tom & Jim
chiverstom 20/Oct/07 Solo O/S
with Ivo
nai 06/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Alastair
Hidden 27/Sep/07 Solo O/S
Andy Fielding 22/Jul/07 Solo
Hidden 08/Jul/07 TR
Hidden 08/Jul/07 TR
baldcoder 17/Jun/07 TR
Chriswallis2 20/May/07 Lead O/S
with Jenny
Hidden ?/May/07 2nd
gaz.marshall 07/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Oli 02/Apr/07 Solo rpt
with Lee
Pythonist 14/Mar/07 Solo O/S

This gets E1 in most guidebooks, and deservedly!

with Teddington
Ben1983 10/Mar/07 Solo O/S
Rjukan ?/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Sam
tom.e 06/Feb/07 Lead β
adam carless 03/Feb/07 Solo O/S
Mr Powly ?/Feb/07 Lead β
tatz45 ??/2007 Solo
Hidden 30/Sep/06 Solo
Oli 24/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Jul/06 Lead dnf
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 05/May/06 Solo O/S
Paz 15/Apr/06 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Lead
dannyboy83 ?/May/05 Solo O/S
catt 24/Apr/05 2nd O/S
with Toby
Hidden 24/Apr/05 Solo O/S
Adam Potter 24/Apr/05 TR
darren1 03/May/04 -
LankyPaddy 02/Apr/04 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2004 -
Jon Greengrass ??/2004 -
Hidden ??/2004 -
Neil Curtis 16/Aug/03 Lead RP
with Pete Barnes
Monk ??/2003 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Oct/01 Lead
Carl Smethurst 02/Sep/01 Lead O/S
with Ian Pickles
BrianT ?/Aug/01 2nd
with Horse
cem 03/Jun/01 Lead O/S
with Miles Butteriss
Phil West 19/Aug/00 TR β
with David Atherton
Laramadness 27/Apr/00 Lead O/S
with Matt Lawson
tlr ??/2000 Solo
Hidden 06/Apr/97 Solo
BruceW ??/1997 Lead O/S
with Jen, Al W., Becca
Hidden ??/1997 -
cragspud ??/1995 Lead
Hidden 23/Dec/94 Solo O/S
Andy Say 02/Aug/94 Solo
Hidden 10/Oct/93 Solo
Hidden 08/Aug/93 Solo
Mick King 15/Mar/93 Solo
NeilGriffiths ??/1993 -
bullybones ??/1992 -
Roget 16/Jun/91 Solo O/S
Chris the Tall ?/Aug/89 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/May/89 Solo
babymoac 01/May/89 2nd
Rob Davies 01/May/89 Lead
with Tony Welsh
Michael Hood 27/Nov/88 Solo
goi.ashmore 04/Nov/88 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Oct/87 Solo
Hidden 14/Jun/87 Solo
Hidden 26/Oct/86 Solo
John Marsland 02/May/85 Solo
Anton Eady ??/1983 -
Dave Musgrove 27/Mar/82 Solo
with Kim Greenald, Andy Wild
Howard Dixon ??/1981 Solo
KRB 22/Jun/80 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Mar/80 TR
Hidden ??/1980 Solo O/S
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