Rockfax Description
From the boulder lean right and pull into the curving crack then make a tricky layaway/pull to solid jams and easier ground. Step left to finish up slabbier rock. © Rockfax

FA. Charlie Curtis 1961

ashtond6 05/Sep Lead rpt

Awesome crack climbing

Hidden 03/Aug Lead
Hidden 20/Jun 2nd
Hardcore Pat 31/May Lead G/U
with Chris Vanderz
Wizzy 26/Apr Lead O/S
LakesWinter 24/Apr Lead O/S


with Cake
Cake 24/Apr 2nd O/S
with Matt
Hidden 26/Oct/14 Lead β
Chris Craggs 28/Jul/14 2nd

Two tricky moves of the layaway kind.

with Graham Parkes
Hidden 12/Jun/14 2nd dog
disturbed_one51 12/Jun/14 Lead
Jonathan Hall 12/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 29/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2014 2nd
mfisher 11/Dec/13 2nd dog

Cold Cold Cold!!!

with N
Calum Wadsworth 30/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Matt F
MSchobitz 30/Nov/13 2nd O/S
deacondeacon 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
the power 05/Oct/13 2nd dog
with deacon
Bill Lawrence 08/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with andy lawrence
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing ?/Sep/13 Solo
Hannes B 31/Aug/13 2nd

exit to the right

with Sara, Charlie, Rik
Hidden 09/Aug/13 2nd β
Guy Wilson 09/Aug/13 -
with Plum
rikbattye ?/Aug/13 Lead
Mr Messy 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Julie
Julie 01/Jun/13 2nd
with Matt
Hidden 03/May/13 Lead
Hidden 01/Mar/13 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 21/Oct/12 Solo O/S
Stuart William 05/Jun/12 2nd dog
with Matt Reynolds
BRoe 05/May/12 Lead RP
whitehouse_rhys 05/May/12 Lead
with ben roe
Dirk Uhlig 04/Oct/11 Solo O/S
chrisbussell 27/Sep/11 2nd
with Tim O'Neill
charley 03/Sep/11 2nd O/S

Nice lead by Steve. Getting to crack was easier then it looked but the crack wasn't as positive as I thought it would be... Great route, felt like a hard 5b but maybe that's because I avoiding jamming..

with Steve C, Clare
rich_hw 25/Aug/11 Lead O/S
JaseSSDD 21/Aug/11 2nd
with Ian Barker
Marti999 10/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Anna
tomthecoolperson 18/May/11 Lead O/S
with Ben 250
petellis 17/Apr/11 Lead dnf

Had my SPI

with Bex
cem 17/Apr/11 Lead rpt
with Pete Horn
Milnes 24/Mar/11 Lead O/S
keith leonard ??/2011 -
keith leonard ??/2011 -
mbambi 07/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Aug/10 2nd O/S
MikeDowsett 07/Aug/10 2nd dog
TonyF 07/Aug/10 Lead
ffdalton 26/Jul/10 2nd RP

Lead the pitch fell at the crack three times. retreated then went in as second climber, climbed clean on second.Going back to lead clean

with Dean Dalton
nai 10/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with Cal
andrew300169 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Not easy my hands felt like they were constantly sliding

with Pom
Laurence Everitt 22/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/May/10 2nd O/S
Andy Fielding 24/Apr/10 Lead
with Dave Sadler
DeanD ??/2010 -
richardhopton 23/Aug/09 Lead
with Matt Thombs
Ketu 23/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 23/Jul/09 2nd rpt
with Rob
Dave Rumney 27/Jun/09 2nd
with Sean Roberts
Hidden 29/May/09 Lead O/S
tlr 28/May/09 Lead
MorganPreece 11/Apr/09 2nd O/S
with Max and Monty
monsteratt 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Morgan and Maxwell
Maxim2023 11/Apr/09 2nd
with monty attwood
dodfoster 29/Dec/08 Lead β
jw231 01/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Al Benson
al99 01/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with James Whitlock
Hidden 17/Jun/08 Lead O/S
SteveM 05/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Kat
kitkat78 05/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with SteveM
Hidden 11/May/08 Lead O/S
jamiev 05/May/08 TR O/S

on shunt before trying life assurance. then reversed to get back to L.A. crux.

Hidden ?/May/08 2nd
Graeme Hammond 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Jools
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
mattwyles1 ??/2008 -
Hidden 12/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead
Oceanic ?/Apr/07 -
Nicos 26/Jan/07 Lead O/S
with andy plat
Joe Costello 15/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Matt and Liam
Hidden 02/Jul/06 Lead dnf
zcapxa5 02/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Paul Mealor
Hidden ?/May/06 Lead O/S
dan gibson ??/2006 -
cem 06/Jul/03 Lead O/S
with Neil Northrop
shoulders 06/Apr/03 Lead
with alexis
Jon Greengrass ??/2003 -
Peakpdr ??/2003 -
Hidden ?/Sep/02 Lead
Hidden 17/Aug/02 2nd
Chris Ellis 29/Jul/01 2nd
with Martin Veale
Hidden 16/Jun/00 Lead
Hidden ?/May/00 Lead O/S
tlr ??/2000 Lead
marcoleptic ??/2000 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/99 2nd
Hidden 01/Aug/99 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/May/99 Lead O/S
DavidEvans ?/May/98 Lead O/S
with SCUM
Roget 10/Aug/97 Lead O/S
with jon
chris sm ?/Jun/97 Lead O/S
with Jon Stevens
Hidden 28/Apr/96 Lead
Hidden 21/Sep/93 Lead
Dave Musgrove 14/Jun/92 Lead O/S

as The Sickle.

with Andy Watts
WB ??/1992 Lead O/S
with Guy
NickJH ?/Jun/90 Lead
with I Smith, D Townsend
steve prior ?/May/90 Lead O/S
with Chris S
goi.ashmore 27/Sep/87 Solo O/S
stp 08/Mar/84 Solo O/S

I take it this is "the Sickle".

mark-abz 28/Mar/82 TR
with Andy W
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