Rockfax Description
The eponymous rift is the easiest climb for miles and miles and even it has an awkward exit! © Rockfax

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List.

Calum Wadsworth 14/Aug Solo O/S

Surprisingly fun

oli5896 03/Jul Lead O/S
with James
jtwigg 03/Jul 2nd O/S
with oli5896
lyneux 18/Jun Lead O/S
Matico 15/May Lead

jammy, with deep placements

stevelismore 12/May Lead

Quick route to finish on as the light disappeared. Good fun.

with Sam PCC
pawel suhy 24/Apr Lead O/S

Very nice steady climb after hard day in Curbar. Lovely belaying spot in the afternoon sun

with Geoff
Hidden 23/Apr 2nd
EllieWoods 16/Apr 2nd O/S
with Leo, Dave C
francois 16/Apr Lead
with Marina
timreynolds 16/Apr 2nd
petecallaghan 16/Apr Lead O/S
with Tim
Hidden 15/Apr 2nd
ReubenS1990 26/Feb 2nd
with Tilly
guisboro andy 07/Nov/15 -

5 routes on 5 edges in a day

Hidden 31/Oct/15 Lead
Cake 31/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Matt
Hidden 09/Aug/15 Solo
AJ007 09/Aug/15 Solo O/S
Graham Westbrook 17/Jul/15 Solo O/S
mjackson 17/Jul/15 Solo
Georgie25 21/Jun/15 Solo
Rich Wain-Hobson 21/Jun/15 Lead

CWH and SO

Hidden 21/Jun/15 Lead dog
babelmonk 23/May/15 2nd dog
with Doug Deboys
dougdeboys 23/May/15 Lead
Hidden 23/May/15 Lead O/S
Durkules 10/Apr/15 Lead
James Lowe 25/Mar/15 2nd
with Pete
JemG 23/Mar/15 Lead
Hidden 19/Oct/14 Lead
TobyA 28/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Deezel65 24/Sep/14 Solo O/S
cragtyke 24/Sep/14 Solo
Jimbo C 20/Sep/14 2nd

Done traditionally, without climbing shoes in slightly damp conditions.

with Chris
FlavioL1989 30/Aug/14 Solo O/S
MichaelGallimore 30/Aug/14 Solo
George Salt 23/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/14 Lead
Teappleby 12/Mar/14 Solo
MSchobitz 12/Mar/14 Solo O/S
with USMC
BenTiffin 02/Jan/14 Lead


with Ben Foster
pete_naylor 19/May/13 Lead O/S
with Jody
Hidden 08/May/13 2nd O/S
Dan Vaj 25/Apr/13 2nd O/S
with Dave Chidgey
Lyndsay Superclimber 07/Apr/13 2nd O/S
with Karen
Tom Livingstone 24/Feb/13 Solo O/S
ig248 13/Jan/13 2nd

Isolde's first lead

with Isolde Murphy
willc91 ??/2013 -
LJC 27/Oct/12 Solo O/S
lithos 04/Oct/12 Lead
oddtoast 04/Oct/12 2nd
with lithos
Graeme Hammond 26/Aug/12 Solo O/S
bobstones 01/Jun/12 Solo
waynem1985 01/Jun/12 Solo
Dave 88 16/Jan/12 Solo O/S

Good fun; very traditional. A nice break from getting spanked on everything else at Curbar!

Hidden ??/2012 -
Simon Caldwell 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S

Better than it looks, deserves its star

with Carmen
Stefan Trebicki 03/Sep/11 TR
Hidden 19/Jun/11 Lead
Gazleah ?/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with henry jenkins
psychicbread 15/May/11 Solo O/S
with Max
Dan Lane 19/Apr/11 Solo O/S
with Martin Kocsis
mwatson ??/2011 -
cymjt ??/2011 -
Joel Green ?/Nov/10 Solo
tobydunford 10/Oct/10 Solo O/S
Andrew Bangs 28/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Not sure what was supposed to be awkward about it. Seemed straight forward. Got rained on.

with Ruth
CedricVonTwitch 21/Aug/10 2nd
valentinesbabe 21/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Luke 2nd. Definitely agree about the awkward exit but otherwise easy peasy and plenty of gear.

with Luke, Peter Ziak, Kevin Tithe
Tithe Technique 21/Aug/10 TR O/S
charley 21/Aug/10 Solo O/S

They weren't lying about the awkward exit :)

with Luke, Ange, Peter, Kev
chumleywarner 21/Aug/10 TR O/S

Very good warm-up climb.

Nick1812P 11/Jul/10 Solo O/S
with Jamie
Mr. K 12/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/May/10 Lead
davidwright 23/May/10 2nd O/S
with Sam
Phil Jennings 25/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Anna Jennings
howlingbaboon 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Rob
jiles 07/Feb/10 -
maxkellock 10/Sep/09 Lead rpt

narrow chimney awkward exit

Joshhardill 10/Sep/09 2nd O/S

interesting chiminey

popebenedictus 04/Jul/09 Solo O/S
with Soloed
Hidden 21/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Karlos 28/May/09 Solo O/S
maxkellock 07/May/09 Lead O/S

Limited Gear Placements Awkward Exit

maxkellock 07/May/09 2nd rpt

Limited Gear Placements Awkward Exit

hils theaker 14/Mar/09 Lead
with Emlyn
emlynroberts 14/Mar/09 2nd
with Hilary Theaker (BUMS)
Hidden ?/Mar/09 Solo
porridgefan 07/Jan/09 2nd O/S
with Sam Edwards
aberSam ?/Jan/09 Lead

a nice chimney climb and a lovely belay position at the top. bit of a hard top-out with 2 inches of snow and ice though

keith leonard ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden 16/Nov/08 Lead O/S
Tez29 16/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Mousey
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Wil.Hooke 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S

First Trad Lead

with Emma W
Hidden 28/Sep/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Sep/08 2nd O/S
Tom Last 25/Aug/08 Solo O/S
Skell 28/Jun/08 Solo O/S
KillingtonT 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S

Very enjoyabe.

boomerang 08/Jun/08 2nd
argyle_dude 26/Apr/08 2nd O/S
gb83 26/Apr/08 2nd
with m.sakano
masa-alpin 26/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Sam (ULMC2008), George (ULMC2008), Su-Min, Alex Co, Graeme B
John Lewis 12/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Anna
Hidden 28/Feb/08 Solo
Hidden 19/Feb/08 Solo O/S
00nip 17/Feb/08 Solo
with Eddy Barnes
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
John Sergeant ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 25/Nov/07 2nd O/S
deacondeacon 22/Oct/07 Lead
with lauren
russonly 15/Sep/07 Solo O/S
Chris Ellis 01/Aug/07 Lead
with Helen Odwell
rabid 10/Jun/07 Lead
with Squeals
angleseykayaker 01/May/07 Solo
with Sean Malone
Paul-Michael 29/Apr/07 2nd O/S
with Paul Nurse
climbingpixie 31/Mar/07 Solo
SecretSquirrel 25/Mar/07 2nd
with dpmUK
Hidden 25/Mar/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
towdman 23/Sep/06 Solo
tumbling wizard 16/Sep/06 Solo O/S
DavidR 10/Sep/06 2nd O/S
with Steve Mead and Matt Hopkinson
SteveM 10/Sep/06 Lead
with Dave & Faff
Phil1967 24/Aug/06 2nd
with Ed
Col Kingshott 06/Jul/06 Lead
Dane 24/Jun/06 Solo O/S
Si dH 28/May/06 Solo O/S
Nicos 11/Jan/06 Solo O/S
with solo
fizzy_elephant ?/Oct/05 Solo
2RoyalAnglian 14/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with neil
Hidden ?/Jul/05 Solo
dannyboy83 ?/Mar/05 Solo O/S
Pete Graham ??/2005 Solo
Hidden 26/May/03 Solo O/S
Ian Archer 06/Oct/02 Lead
with Mike Kirby
loonyclimber ?/Aug/02 Lead
DerwentDiluted 06/Jul/01 Solo
Hidden ?/Jul/00 Solo
Budge 27/Jun/00 Lead O/S
with Rich, Neville Jaques
Happy Wanderer 18/Mar/00 Lead O/S
with Graham C
Hidden ??/2000 -
marcoleptic ??/2000 Solo
ajc 30/Aug/99 Solo O/S
craig d ??/1997 -
Hidden ??/1997 -
Martin Bennett 29/Oct/95 Solo
Roget 28/Oct/95 Solo O/S
with jon
Hidden ?/Aug/95 2nd
dp1 14/May/95 2nd
with chris foster
charlesmfrench 12/Jul/93 Solo O/S
Laramadness 28/Jun/91 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Jul/90 Solo O/S
fellgazelle ??/1990 Lead O/S
with Tim Cook
BigHairyIan 19/Nov/88 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 25/May/88 Solo
Hidden 14/Jun/87 Solo
Hidden 04/Aug/83 Solo
Hidden 20/Oct/82 Solo
Hammy 28/Mar/82 Solo
Andy Fielding ??/1981 2nd
mark-abz 01/Jul/80 Solo
babymoac 28/Jun/80 Solo
Dave Musgrove 22/Jun/80 Lead
with Kim Greenald
uphillnow ??/1980 -
MikeDowsett ??/1978 Lead
RichardMc 22/May/77 Solo
paul59 08/Nov/75 Lead


with Nigel Scriven
Hidden 29/Dec/74 2nd
rogerskews ??/1971 -
Andy Say ??/1970 Lead
mikej 01/Apr/67 Solo
with Steve Radford, Nigel Sumner
mikej 21/Nov/65 Lead
with Sue Bradney
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