Rockfax Description
The first crack left of the corner gives a great pitch with a bit of a stopper move past a peg, the scene of much profanity, particularly for the short. After a good rest, the upper wall is less demanding, but demands respect. Thought by some to be the best route on the whole crag. © Rockfax

FA. Geoff Birtles, Tom Proctor (1pt aid and a rest in the tree) 1976. FFA. N.Colton 1980

Ticklists: World Graded List, Peak Rock/10/White Life, Ultimate E4 ticklist.

markalmack 21/Aug Lead O/S

Didn't think it was hard to read the crux like everyone suggests. (Unlike oliver!) Good.

with will
bigdrew 30/Jul Lead dog

Last route of a pretty hard (for me) day.. Sat on the peg for a much needed de-pump then it went ok.

Stoney Boy 05/Jun Lead β

Hard to onsight.

with Nick Conway
Hidden ?/Jun 2nd O/S
bigie bob 17/May Lead O/S
tim newton 28/Aug/14 Lead RP

Dogged it 2 days ago, first time today.

tim newton 26/Aug/14 Lead dog

Fell of the crux on the onsight. Thought I'd do it second go, so lowered down and pulled the ropes to do it ground up, but fell off the crux again. It then took a few more goes to work out the crux sequence, eventually got it and continued to the top.

redjerry ?/Jul/11 TR RP

2nd try

Brown 18/May/11 Lead
with James T
edinbed 28/Apr/10 Lead O/S

With Steve in the evening.

Rich Kirby 28/Oct/09 Lead

Hard to O/S. Fell off crux. One of best lime E4's in Peak.

with Nige
JulesV 20/Sep/09 Lead O/S

Damn good!

with Shauna Cunningham
Ram MkiV 19/Aug/09 Lead β

another great pitch. after al but putting in my own clips. hard and sketchy on crux sequence.

with guy, andy, al
Alex Mason 19/Aug/09 Lead β

another hard e4(e5 when peg goes in 2 yrs), did it make you hard steve? ground-up again, fell off crux going up with left hand to crack, but pulled ropes and did again, this time finding a crucial foothold above little roof and just caught crimp, would i have onsited it?

with Guy VG
GuyVG 19/Aug/09 2nd dog

hard but rewarding climbing leading to brilliant climbing on iron nodules, il come back when stronger in pipes

with alex mason
Boy 10/May/09 -

Best E4 at Stoney?

with Fiona Fullwood
Hidden 03/May/09 Lead dog
Al Evans ??/2008 -
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe ??/2002 -
samt 01/Aug/01 Lead
with Jez
Hidden ??/2000 -
sadams 21/Mar/98 Lead rpt
with Pete Bukowski
Roget 08/Jun/97 Lead rpt
with jon
Ian Jones ??/1995 Lead RP

Very reachy for me. Took several visits to get it.

with Graeme Alderson
robyn1 ??/1993 -
Billg ??/1992 Lead O/S
shark ?/Feb/89 Lead rpt
Mike Owen 20/Apr/88 Lead O/S
with Pete Kirton
shark ??/1988 Lead
Hidden ??/1988 Lead
shark 11/Sep/87 Lead
with Paul Evans
shark 01/Jun/86 Lead dnf
with Dolly
sadams 13/Jul/85 Lead dnf
with Kevin Edwards
Mark Kemball 29/Aug/82 Lead
with Bill McKee, Dave Abbey
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