Rockfax Description
An awkward move to gain a ledge and a steep finish. © Rockfax

FA. Ross Pearson and others 1998

Erry2288 09/Oct Lead O/S

Fun climb with an interesting ledge problem.

Simon_Freeman 29/Sep Lead O/S
with James
Rob Hirst 27/Sep Lead O/S
MLH 26/Sep Lead rpt
with J Palmer
Bondy 25/Sep Lead O/S
with Rachael Hinks
AndyRogers 20/Sep 2nd O/S
with MLH
MLH 20/Sep Lead O/S
Tony7553 03/Sep Lead O/S
Allan FW 16/Aug Lead O/S

I think the last move from the mantelshelf ledge is harder than 4a, especially if taken in a direct line.

with Chris
alijam42 15/Aug 2nd
Hidden 15/Aug Lead O/S
ryan RM 15/Aug Lead O/S
Ian Clare ?/Aug Lead
DanChad 25/Jul Lead O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 25/Jul Lead
mike25350 25/Jul Lead
potnoodle13 25/Jul 2nd
nevets1984 04/Jul Lead O/S
with James Southworth
Hextoon 27/Jun Lead dnf

knee up on ledge. DNF.

shell145 18/Jun Lead O/S
with Ursula
pblurton 16/Jun TR
with Tony
Hidden 15/Jun Lead
Paul1 06/Jun Lead
with Nicole
col3 06/Jun 2nd O/S

Charles dislocated his shoulder on this one, finished it for him

with Lucy Owens, Charles Davy, Paul
ASkingle 17/May Lead O/S
olihayes 18/Apr Lead
Luke90 08/Apr Lead O/S
with Liz
Hidden 08/Apr 2nd O/S
BenedictIEP 22/Mar Lead
sbattams 22/Mar TR
Leleanor93 22/Mar Lead O/S
monkey85 20/Mar -
John Harrison 24/Jan Lead O/S
Anushka Puri 24/Jan 2nd O/S
with Rachel Ashwell
rashwell ?/Jan Lead
ash_sak 04/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Paul Hy 24/Sep/14 Lead O/S
lee1234 24/Sep/14 TR O/S
with Paul Hy
andy.smythe 24/Sep/14 Lead
scottaraya 13/Sep/14 Lead dnf

one more move...

oodie72 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Gavin
bobstones 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Sophie Gibbens 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
PhillS 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Jamie
Thatcherite 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with James Clarke
Hidden 15/Aug/14 Lead O/S
langirl 12/Aug/14 Lead
Sweettony ?/Aug/14 AltLd rpt
Darryl.h ?/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/14 -
Powney 28/Jul/14 2nd
with Drew
A Crawford 25/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Roxane
stevo smith 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S

I was climbing with bad foot that day.

with Rob hall patch
Dbrooks53139 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
cteakle 28/Jun/14 Lead dog

Toni did last section.

with Toni
Skorchio 18/May/14 Lead O/S
brownie_11 18/May/14 Lead O/S
mark stones 17/May/14 Lead O/S
JB-Rock 17/May/14 2nd
with Fred
Wevcore 17/May/14 2nd O/S
with James
potnoodle13 04/May/14 Lead
beagle-ears 04/May/14 2nd
Hidden 12/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Ad Shaw 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with john jeavo, Bridget Large
Ad Shaw 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with john jeavo, Bridget Large
Hidden 02/Apr/14 Lead O/S
MrFreekie 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
doroszenko 30/Mar/14 Lead

Good first lead on a sports route.

with Mark
gkrgeorge 09/Mar/14 Lead dog

Akward move onto a ledge

stacey73 ??/2014 2nd O/S


with Emma
Hidden 07/Oct/13 Lead
stokienomad 21/Sep/13 2nd O/S

Nice route and a great move gaining the ledge.

mrdigitaljedi 21/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with stokienomad
Nij 21/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/13 Lead
john lynch 02/Sep/13 Lead
with Bethan D
grahamwoods ?/Sep/13 Lead O/S
reavis 20/Aug/13 TR O/S
Ash_Johnson 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Lead whilst instructing a group of military climbers.

Hidden 08/Aug/13 TR O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/13 TR
Rockpiglet 07/Aug/13 Lead O/S
JenEvans 07/Aug/13 Lead
with Adrian Ripley
Ade in Sheffield 07/Aug/13 2nd
rob_0602 03/Aug/13 TR
Mrobinson005 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jul/13 Lead
Somerset swede basher 05/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Katharine
Hidden 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
THETWIG007 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Jim Malo 09/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Mikael
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Lead rpt
sbattams 27/May/13 Lead
joyousone 27/May/13 TR
with Steve
Sarah Davies 27/May/13 2nd
MaccMark 08/May/13 Lead
with Clare Hodgson
menocar ?/May/13 Lead O/S
with Isabel Smales
Roguish_smile 27/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Not the first time I've lead this

Hidden 31/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Mar/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 31/Mar/13 2nd
sbattams 17/Mar/13 Lead
Sarah Davies 17/Mar/13 2nd
kayakmonkey 03/Mar/13 Lead O/S
rlsilver 12/Jan/13 TR
Danbow73 27/Oct/12 Lead RP
Benn A 26/Oct/12 Lead O/S
dianna.wright 29/Sep/12 TR dog
with Mark
Hidden 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/12 Lead O/S
augustus trout 22/Aug/12 Lead
with Phil Lee
danieltuck 21/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Keith
tom0french 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
PeteMc 22/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Matt Barrett
gsavell 22/Jul/12 2nd β
with Sarah Knight
FrankW 15/Jul/12 Lead rpt
with Colin Adams
Hidden 15/Jul/12 Lead β
Hidden 15/Jul/12 Lead
Compo 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Hannah
rockaddict 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Jenny Monkey 15/Jul/12 2nd O/S
AnnMarie3 20/Jun/12 Lead O/S
matt1024 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/May/12 Lead
Saffers 16/May/12 Lead O/S
with Bethan
MaccMark 13/May/12 Lead
with Liz Pilling
Emma Painter 22/Apr/12 2nd O/S
with Tom
leon 15/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with agp
sarah hawker 08/Apr/12 Lead dnf

Felt a bit loose, uninspiring

the_liquorice_man 26/Mar/12 Lead rpt
amorousbadger 26/Mar/12 TR dog
Prof. Outdoors 22/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Lorna
Tala M 21/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Tala M 21/Mar/12 Lead RP
Sam Simpson 13/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Scott
Mike.Kinge ??/2012 Lead O/S
buxtoncoffeelover ?/Dec/11 TR
Hidden 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
lottiec 06/Nov/11 TR
with Mikey P
rockaddict 17/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 08/Oct/11 Lead
OliBangbala 05/Oct/11 Lead rpt
with billie wallbank, mathew osbourne, gareth heard, patrick osbourne
the_liquorice_man 25/Aug/11 Lead rpt
dr_botnik 25/Aug/11 Lead O/S

quick warm up in trainers

stephen Rowley 07/Aug/11 2nd O/S
musgravet ?/Aug/11 Lead O/S
IrfanM 30/Jul/11 Lead
the_liquorice_man 29/Jul/11 Lead O/S
dr_botnik 29/Jul/11 Lead O/S

bashed old wound open and bled over wall. eww.

Hidden 28/Jul/11 Lead O/S
arctic_jen 28/Jul/11 2nd
with Dan
Hidden 19/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Jul/11 2nd O/S
1poundSOCKS 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
JRae 27/Jun/11 Lead
mark20 27/Jun/11 Lead O/S
nickcanute 13/Jun/11 Solo O/S
chris_r 09/Jun/11 Lead O/S
steveth 09/Jun/11 Lead O/S
OliBangbala 05/Jun/11 -

all about your feet, some holds arnt that positive but a bit of faffing and you hit the sweet spot

Hidden 05/Jun/11 TR β
Pike 05/Jun/11 TR O/S
Viki 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
M0untainM0nkey 04/Jun/11 TR β
TraceyDizzyWade 04/Jun/11 TR β
charley 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/11 Lead
reavis 31/May/11 Lead O/S

First UK sport climb lead

Gecko2k 22/May/11 Lead O/S
with Andy Marland, Martyn Brown, Ola Bartkowska
treg 21/May/11 Lead O/S
with Bird
newvena 16/May/11 2nd O/S
with sam, ben
Skarectum 16/May/11 TR dog
Adam Law 14/May/11 Lead O/S
waynem1985 02/May/11 Lead O/S
hotfeet 02/May/11 -
antdav 02/May/11 2nd
Hidden ?/May/11 Lead O/S
mattwilk 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Rich
AdamGP86 26/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Josh Dickerson 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Andy Dickerson
Manchi 22/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with tim_mcd
tim_mcd 22/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Manchi
AndrewP 19/Apr/11 Lead O/S
FelixPeterken 19/Apr/11 2nd O/S
benghull 15/Apr/11 2nd O/S
kfv 08/Apr/11 Lead O/S
liambriddon1991 08/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Monkey_bill 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S
danny3007 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2011 -
dakter ??/2011 -
Simon Bostock 30/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Stephen Hull
Hidden 03/Oct/10 TR
jaxxman 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S
j.hubbard 02/Oct/10 TR O/S
GF 13/Sep/10 -
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 09/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Marilyn
derekb 09/Sep/10 TR
with Pete
SHCS ?/Sep/10 2nd
Hidden 14/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Sarah Applegate 27/Jul/10 Lead O/S
oliccm 11/Jul/10 2nd O/S

Climber with Chris, Billy, Lauren

Hidden 05/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hammy 03/Jul/10 TR
with Shunt
Hidden 22/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Adam_42 22/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Ade7 20/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with Amy
Amy Kilpin 20/Jun/10 Lead
John 1804 12/Jun/10 Lead rpt
CrazedClimber 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Takacs 03/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Sophie Heavey
sam coward 02/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Helen
Lawrence Bird 02/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Rachel Takacs
julian allen 01/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/May/10 2nd O/S
John 1804 28/May/10 Lead O/S
with Chan
Hidden 23/May/10 Lead O/S
jimmysdead 23/May/10 2nd β
wingalina 22/May/10 Lead
chrisbussell 22/May/10 Lead O/S
with Jonny Wing
Hidden 14/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/May/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/May/10 Lead O/S
wildchild 01/May/10 Lead O/S
jon_gill1 30/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with ric gamble
byatt2002 27/Apr/10 Lead
Mike Soulby 26/Apr/10 2nd rpt
with Ellie, Big Jim
R8JimBob88 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Laura
Laura_Loo 24/Apr/10 TR β
Hidden 22/Apr/10 Lead O/S
SuperstarDJ 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Steve Blatherwick
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
chilli69 12/Apr/10 Lead O/S

Very awkward move onto ledge!

Hidden 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Zoomer 05/Apr/10 Lead RP

Had to restart as couldn't do the mantle initially. Undergraded.

Jules 210681 05/Apr/10 2nd
simeclimb68 16/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Tom Jewel
Hidden 09/Mar/10 Lead O/S
shkinitrep 09/Mar/10 Lead O/S

First sport lead

samcook 13/Feb/10 Lead O/S

Second sport lead. Mantle a bit scary and used my knee, which I think is a perfectly legitimate climbing technique - at least for beginners :).

with Dave Holmes
M0untainM0nkey 11/Feb/10 Solo
Tom Jolly ??/2010 -
Eddie Shelbourne ??/2010 -
arunthomas 21/Nov/09 2nd O/S
with Ben
skawarz 07/Nov/09 Lead O/S
bail 07/Nov/09 Lead O/S
sbrowitt 25/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Gareth Wood
nichobe 04/Oct/09 TR O/S

mantle was harder than expected...holds a lot of water

with Josh Davisdon
matsavage 20/Sep/09 Lead
SteWatkins ?/Sep/09 -
Kyle F ?/Sep/09 Lead
Hidden 06/Aug/09 Lead β
rockjedi ?/Aug/09 Solo
alj 18/Jul/09 TR
with leon skeldon
Stoff ?/Jul/09 Lead
nick ferro 28/Jun/09 -
del_mids 30/May/09 Lead O/S
with Lou Middleton
Mike Soulby 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with James Rhodes
FrankW 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with Jane T
minaturechris 10/May/09 Lead rpt
with Stacey
staceyjg 10/May/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 23/Apr/09 Lead O/S
geddicakes 22/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Nat
rednip120372 19/Apr/09 Lead
with jack owen
PanzerHanzler 08/Apr/09 Lead rpt
sonic46 ?/Apr/09 2nd O/S

brilliant little climb for beginners ..

robblowen 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
asmith37 29/Mar/09 Lead RP
rednip120372 29/Mar/09 2nd
with robblowen
jowgli ?/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with rich buckley
DreadyCraig 23/Feb/09 TR dog
with Mike Hicks
Matty 20/Feb/09 Lead
MaddieT 20/Feb/09 2nd
with Matt
popebenedictus 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
adrianscott 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
edd rab 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
with adrian scott
leon ??/2009 -
pizza ??/2009 Lead
Hidden ??/2009 Lead O/S
cymjt ??/2009 -
sadsetts ?/Dec/08 Lead O/S

Climbed on first outdoor climbing trip. Was so cold we could barely feel our fingers.

with Al
Hidden 20/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/08 AltLd O/S
Kirill 21/Sep/08 Lead
with Ilia
tiga271 20/Sep/08 Lead
with Mark, Dave
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Sep/08 Lead rpt
marccb6 03/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with James
jjclarke70 03/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Marc
williap 03/Sep/08 Lead

First Sport - Tick :D

with FCP
frankcp87 03/Sep/08 Lead O/S
matsavage 30/Aug/08 Lead O/S
PanzerHanzler 28/Aug/08 Lead rpt
PanzerHanzler 26/Aug/08 Lead O/S
carriegold 26/Aug/08 Lead β

Had a few probs with the ledges so led it again after lunch. Clean this time

leon ?/Aug/08 Lead
with Chris Munton
Hidden 22/Jul/08 Lead O/S
budoghost 22/Jul/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Jul/08 Lead β
Hidden 15/Jul/08 Lead dog
Dan Lane 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Dad
staceyjg 13/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Cecelia
minaturechris 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Jazz
Jules Lane 13/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Dan
ayuplass 04/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with dave
dashitboarder 06/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Jess
Hidden 05/Jun/08 Lead
Nicola 11/May/08 Lead
with Paul
Ade7 11/May/08 Lead O/S
with Taity
Taity 11/May/08 Lead
Taity 11/May/08 Lead
Milne 11/May/08 Lead rpt
Bisteris 10/May/08 Lead O/S
Different Steve 27/Jan/08 2nd O/S
with Ian Thurgood
scottski 27/Jan/08 Lead O/S
with A.Cooley
mark32 ??/2008 Lead O/S
thefuturesmiles ??/2008 Lead O/S
RachelP 21/Oct/07 Lead
tontopink 03/Sep/07 Lead
TomHaigh ?/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Midge Randall
Dave Mason 28/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Trev Tatler
stuckonarock 26/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Ben
Hidden 20/Aug/07 Lead rpt
Nom 11/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Joe Bream
Hidden 11/Aug/07 2nd RP
Hidden 11/Aug/07 Lead O/S
wingalina 09/Aug/07 -
with Robert Turnbull
Tom Hopkinson 02/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Tom Hutchinson
hannahi ?/Aug/07 2nd
with Anne Dye
Hidden 16/Jul/07 -
Hidden 23/Jun/07 Lead rpt
Profile Removed 22 09/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Alex
Hidden 03/Jun/07 Lead β
sce8 02/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with gemma
nmwr ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead
Gem29 27/May/07 Lead O/S
Rampikino 19/May/07 Lead
with Cat
Chris Ellis 17/May/07 Lead
with Colin Imrie
Milne 07/May/07 Lead β

nice route, runners in place.

Whealiebob 07/May/07 Lead β
with Stee & Terry
BigToe 07/May/07 2nd
with Milne
porress 06/May/07 Lead
with michelle
alj 22/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with leon skeldon
swoosh 22/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Dave Rosenberg
Hidden 20/Apr/07 Lead
Mat ?/Feb/07 Lead
with Ruth
Hidden ??/2007 Lead O/S
roscoe6 16/Nov/06 Lead
andyunder 11/Nov/06 Lead O/S
with Dave
Roget 17/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with jon
saph 17/Aug/06 2nd O/S
with Neil, Guru and PeakDJ
y2keable 17/Aug/06 Lead O/S
Rebecca Buckenham 15/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Andre
Hidden 04/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/06 2nd O/S
ebunick 20/May/06 Lead O/S
with Lou
howlingbaboon ?/May/06 Lead
with Rob
Hidden 23/Apr/06 Lead
Hidden 18/Feb/06 TR dog
david the bear 11/Feb/06 2nd RP
with Matt S
mr bounce ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Guy Wilson 13/Nov/05 2nd O/S
with Chris Johnson
Hidden 02/Oct/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/May/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/05 Lead O/S
DerwentDiluted ?/Apr/05 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
bigphil 10/Jun/04 Lead O/S
with Kate
Stuart S 11/Jan/04 Lead O/S
Phil West 10/Jan/04 Lead
with Chris Tan
Hidden ?/Sep/02 Lead O/S
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
James A.S Read, Hidden, syv_k, Hidden
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Style of ascent
Alt Leads
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