Rockfax Description
The right-trending crack to a steep finish. © Rockfax

FA. John Pemblington and others 1998

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

no harder than 4a - nice enough tho

with MLH
MLH 20/Sep Lead O/S
Allan FW 16/Aug Lead O/S

Never 4a! The lowest bolt is at a height where you could seriously hurt yourself with a fall and the crux above this is at least 4b or 4c.

with Chris
Junlex 16/Aug Lead rpt
with Gemma
alijam42 15/Aug 2nd
Hidden 15/Aug Lead O/S
DanChad 25/Jul Lead O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 25/Jul Lead
hcarlens 18/Jul Lead β
with Siyun
Hidden 15/Jul Lead
cragtyke 15/Jul Lead
with Chris
Hidden 05/Jul Lead O/S
nevets1984 04/Jul Lead O/S
with James Southworth
shell145 18/Jun TR O/S
with Ursula
JoeJegat 04/Jun Lead O/S
with Roy Middup, Michael Bonallie
Michael Bonallie 04/Jun Lead dog
roym 04/Jun 2nd
ASkingle 17/May 2nd O/S
olihayes 18/Apr TR
BenedictIEP 22/Mar Lead O/S
sbattams 22/Mar Lead
Leleanor93 22/Mar Lead O/S
ash_sak 04/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Tom Gale 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Dan
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
jdawz1 03/Aug/14 -
Sweettony ?/Aug/14 AltLd rpt
Darryl.h ?/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Powney 28/Jul/14 2nd
with Drew
stevo smith 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S

I was climbing with bad foot that day.

with Rob hall patch
mark stones 17/May/14 Lead O/S
potnoodle13 04/May/14 Lead
beagle-ears 04/May/14 Lead
Hidden 12/Apr/14 TR 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
Hidden 21/Sep/13 Lead
john lynch 02/Sep/13 Lead
with Bethan D
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
noteviljoe 18/Jul/13 Lead dog

How can this be a four? Seriously I don't get it??

Mrobinson005 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
markK6 13/Jul/13 Lead
with Simon
Somerset swede basher 05/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Katharine
THETWIG007 29/Jun/13 Lead dog
menocar ?/May/13 Lead O/S
with Isabel Smales
Roch 13/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Carrie
sbattams 17/Mar/13 TR

Leant over and put in top rope

Sarah Davies 17/Mar/13 TR
Hidden 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Roguish_smile 23/Aug/12 Lead O/S
KatieG 18/Aug/12 -
gsavell 22/Jul/12 Lead β
with Sarah Knight
FrankW 15/Jul/12 Lead rpt
with Colin Adams
matt1024 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
MaccMark 13/May/12 Lead
with Liz Pilling
Hidden 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Prof. Outdoors 22/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Lorna
Tala M 21/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Sam Simpson 13/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Scott
Sam Simpson 13/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Scott
leeds_belle 11/Mar/12 Lead
buxtoncoffeelover ?/Dec/11 Lead
lottiec 06/Nov/11 TR
with Mikey P
OliBangbala 05/Oct/11 Lead rpt
with billie wallbank, mathew osbourne, gareth heard, patrick osbourne
Benn A ?/Oct/11 Lead
chris_r 21/Aug/11 Lead β
mattwilk 07/Aug/11 Lead β

Previously climbed and rested but felt pretty easy this time round, can't remember what I struggled with last time!

with Karl
musgravet ?/Aug/11 2nd O/S
dr_botnik 30/Jul/11 Lead O/S
IrfanM 30/Jul/11 Lead
the_liquorice_man 29/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Gecko2k 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Martyn Brown, Ola Bartkowska
Hidden 19/Jul/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/Jul/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
Hidden 05/Jun/11 TR β
Pike 05/Jun/11 TR O/S
1poundSOCKS 05/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/11 Lead
Gecko2k 22/May/11 Lead O/S
with Andy Marland, Martyn Brown, Ola Bartkowska
treg 21/May/11 Lead O/S
with Bird
hotfeet 02/May/11 -
Hidden ?/May/11 Lead O/S
mattwilk 30/Apr/11 Lead dog

Bobbed it near the top for some reason, trick for a 4 though

with Rich
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 TR
FelixPeterken 19/Apr/11 TR O/S
Oceanic 10/Apr/11 -
kfv 08/Apr/11 Lead O/S
liambriddon1991 08/Apr/11 Lead O/S
beccafrench 03/Feb/11 2nd
Hidden ??/2011 -
dakter ??/2011 -
Simon Bostock 30/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Stephen Hull
Hidden 03/Oct/10 Lead dog
jaxxman 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S
j.hubbard 02/Oct/10 TR O/S
leon 25/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Steven Davidson
GF 13/Sep/10 -
Mitchinx 05/Sep/10 Lead dog
SHCS ?/Sep/10 2nd
Hidden 14/Aug/10 Lead
Yanis Nayu 30/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Andy
leon 29/Jul/10 Lead

Teaching John to lead

robblowen 23/Jul/10 2nd β
rednip120372 23/Jul/10 Lead
with robblowen
devilman 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hammy 03/Jul/10 TR
with Shunt
John 1804 12/Jun/10 Lead rpt
CrazedClimber 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S
julian allen 05/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/May/10 Lead RP
Hidden 28/May/10 2nd dog
John 1804 28/May/10 Lead O/S
with Chan
wingalina 22/May/10 Lead
chrisbussell 22/May/10 Lead O/S
with Jonny Wing
Hidden 11/May/10 2nd dnf
Hidden 09/May/10 Lead O/S
byatt2002 27/Apr/10 Lead
R8JimBob88 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Laura
Laura_Loo 24/Apr/10 TR β
Hidden 22/Apr/10 Lead O/S
powellj69 18/Apr/10 Lead
stefie c 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
SuperstarDJ 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Steve Blatherwick
chilli69 12/Apr/10 Lead O/S

Hard move in middle,v good!

jwpil 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Mat
Onion magnet 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Jack
Hidden ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Laura-lou 18/Mar/10 2nd
Tom Jolly ??/2010 -
wildchild ??/2010 Lead dog
arunthomas 21/Nov/09 2nd O/S
with Ben
nichobe 04/Oct/09 TR O/S

juggy crack

with Josh Davisdon
matsavage 20/Sep/09 Lead
SteWatkins ?/Sep/09 Lead
alj 18/Jul/09 TR
with leon skeldon
Stoff ?/Jul/09 Lead
nick ferro 28/Jun/09 -
Ben_Bullbridge 28/May/09 Lead O/S
with Milne
rob1 23/May/09 Lead O/S
Mike Soulby 10/May/09 2nd O/S
with James Rhodes
FrankW 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with Jane T
kylieo 02/May/09 Lead
with Phil
jowgli 29/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with conrad
Kelly D 26/Apr/09 Lead

Might have ended up with a bit of Klingon action here. Hard to tell them apart from the guidebook

with Kiri
Hidden 23/Apr/09 Lead O/S
geddicakes 22/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Nat
rednip120372 19/Apr/09 Lead
with jack owen
KillingtonT 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Panda 13/Apr/09 Lead
Hidden 19/Mar/09 Lead
popebenedictus 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
with Edd Rab
adrianscott 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
with Edd Rab
edd rab 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
pizza ??/2009 Lead
Hidden ??/2009 Lead O/S
cymjt ??/2009 -
Hidden 20/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/08 AltLd O/S
mark20 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
tiga271 20/Sep/08 Lead
with Mark, Dave
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
PanzerHanzler 14/Sep/08 Lead rpt
carriegold 14/Sep/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 14/Sep/08 Lead rpt
marccb6 03/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with James
jjclarke70 03/Sep/08 Lead dog
with Marc
williap 03/Sep/08 Lead
with FCP
frankcp87 03/Sep/08 Lead O/S
matsavage 30/Aug/08 Lead O/S
PanzerHanzler 26/Aug/08 Lead O/S
carriegold 26/Aug/08 Lead O/S
leon ?/Aug/08 Lead
with Chris Munton
Hidden 15/Jul/08 Lead dog
Dan Lane 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Dad
Jules Lane 13/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Dan
dashitboarder 06/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Jess
Hidden 05/Jun/08 Lead dog
Nicola 11/May/08 Lead
with Paul
Ade7 11/May/08 Lead O/S
with Taity
Taity 11/May/08 Lead
Milne 11/May/08 Lead rpt
Bisteris 10/May/08 Lead O/S
gonzo_ls9 ??/2008 -
thefuturesmiles ??/2008 Lead O/S
Phil1967 13/Sep/07 TR O/S

Top Rope/Solo - Fixed Line with Gri Gri and Shunt for protection

tontopink 03/Sep/07 Lead
Dave Mason 28/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Trev Tatler
stuckonarock 26/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Ben
Nom 11/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Joe Bream
Hidden 11/Aug/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 11/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Wayne.Gaudin 16/Jul/07 Lead dog

Not sure about the steep finish. Used it to top rope Vogon. Fell off when I put my hand in a muddy crack and tried to move it to a cleaner part. Hmmm.

with David Turland, Phil Renwick
Hidden 16/Jul/07 -
Hidden 23/Jun/07 Lead rpt
Hidden 17/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Profile Removed 22 09/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Alex
sce8 02/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with gemma
nmwr ?/Jun/07 Lead β
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead
Gem29 27/May/07 Lead O/S
Mat 21/May/07 Lead
with Rick
Rampikino 19/May/07 Lead
with Cat
Chris Ellis 17/May/07 Lead
with Colin Imrie
Milne 07/May/07 Lead β

runners in place

with Dave
Whealiebob 07/May/07 Lead O/S

Slightly harder (and also slightly better) than the other two F4s

with Stee & Terry
alj 22/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with leon skeldon
swoosh 22/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Dave Rosenberg
nublet 13/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Mar/07 Lead O/S
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 TR O/S
with Neil, Guru and PeakDJ
y2keable 17/Aug/06 Lead O/S
nienke 30/Jul/06 Lead
with Fran Robertson
coffeepot 30/Jul/06 Lead
with Nienke
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
LAW 29/Apr/06 Lead β
with Natalie T
Hidden 14/Apr/06 Lead
mr bounce ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Guy Wilson 13/Nov/05 2nd O/S
with Chris Johnson
Hidden 11/May/05 Lead O/S
Pelleas ?/Apr/05 Lead dog
DerwentDiluted ?/Apr/05 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
Hidden ?/Sep/02 Lead O/S
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