Helicon** E3 5c

Rockfax Description
A good direct line. Start as for Rippemoff to the break, then continue direct up a thin crack in one long pitch. A bit loose but low in the grade. © ROCKFAX


FA. J.Street, P.Nunn 1970 . Previously aided.

Ticklists: Peak Rock/10/White Life.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 50 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Gambit - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/15 with Mark Leicester

LRob - Lead G/U - 31/May/15

steveb2006 - Lead - 21/May/15 with David Andrew

Canyak - 2015

Rachel Slater - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/14 with Tim Newton

Steady E2, tricky sections shortlived
Adam Long - 2nd - 13/Jul/14 with Char Williams

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/14

Joughton - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/14

Si dH - Lead O/S - 31/May/14 with Neil Furniss

Seconded this with about 10 rests as one of my first limestone routes about 6 years ago. Pleased to come back and lead it. Very easy for E3, no harder than most stoney E2s.
James Oakes - Lead RP - 30/Mar/14 with Tim Newton

tim newton - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/14 with james oakes

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13

harold walmsley - 2nd rpt - 30/Apr/13 with Colin Struthers

cem - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/12 with Graham Dolman

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/12

Speeddemonsi - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/12

Very well protected - a solid E2. There are some loose rock in places. Good route.
masa-alpin - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/12 with Lee P

ellis - Lead O/S - 25/May/12 with Dave Hollinger

Dave Musgrove Jnr - 2nd - 23/May/12 with Al Willoner

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/11 with Andy

Good lead by Martin.
Andrew Sloan - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/11

Rear pre placed up the Rippermoff crack, Onsite for the rest of it..
bigdrew - Lead β - 25/Jun/11 with Mark R

E2 5c from the Rippemoff belay, but doing it all in one pitch then it may just be worth very bottom end E3
mark20 - Lead β - 25/Jun/11

steveb2006 - Lead - 17/Sep/10 with David Andrew

robw007 - Lead β - 02/Aug/10

metal arms - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10

Crux is on the E1, pleasant 'loose rock management' headwall. Soft.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Noaksy

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 27/Aug/09

steveb2006 - Lead - 04/Jun/08 with Paul Eastwood

Al Evans - 2008

steveb2006 - 2nd - 02/Jun/01 with Dave Taylor

steveb2006 - Lead RP - 23/Aug/00 with Gareth Williams

nickcanute - Lead O/S - 2000

steveb2006 - Lead - 30/Jun/97 with Rob Gambles

Roget - Lead rpt - 11/Dec/94 with jon

John Marsland - 2nd - 06/Aug/94 with Allen Newby

steveb2006 - Lead - 17/Apr/93 with Simon Mee

Roget - 2nd O/S - 12/Sep/92 with colin

Bulls Crack - Lead O/S - 1990 with AM

Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/89 with Kim Greenald

After an abortive attempt on Southerners Cant Climb at Stoney West
steveb2006 - Lead - 09/May/89 with Simon Mee

Chris Wright - Lead - 02/Oct/88

steveb2006 - Lead - 21/May/87 with Nigel Robinson (Yorkie)

Stoney Boy - Lead O/S - May/87

neilh - 2nd - 20/Apr/86 with dave marsh

sadams - Lead - 09/Jun/85 with Kevin Edwards

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/83

andy gittins - 1983

charlesmfrench - 2nd O/S - 07/Nov/82

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