Rockfax Description
Climb the corner - bolt on the right - to where it fades. Continue up the wall to a lower-off. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
The initial corner of "the Bower". The right hand line starting from the block.

Ticklists: Portland for the beginner (lead climbs).

Hidden 22/Nov Lead
Hidden 22/Nov TR O/S
Hidden 15/Nov Lead
PhillS 05/Sep Lead
with Clare
Hidden 16/Aug TR
DampRice 15/Aug Lead O/S
Pat Sollom 18/Jul Lead dog
jh305 05/Jul Lead O/S
mrmoe17 05/Jul Lead O/S
Dani Parker ?/Jul -
Hidden 20/Jun Lead O/S
martin one 20/Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jun TR O/S
Hidden 06/Jun TR dnf
s1362083 06/Jun TR O/S
alicec 23/May Lead dog
ewanjp 23/May Lead O/S
with alicec
Cheet 10/May Lead O/S
with David
Juan S 09/May Lead O/S
with Wei
Nick--Ball 04/May Lead O/S
with Ian H
Nick--Ball 04/May Lead O/S
with Ian H
PatrickP ?/May Lead
Hidden ?/May Lead
Hidden 28/Apr Lead
Hidden 24/Apr TR
Hidden 12/Apr Lead
AshleyLong 06/Apr Lead
Hidden 04/Apr Lead O/S
Tim Harper 30/Mar Lead O/S
Jlewis01 30/Mar Lead O/S
tomaca12 30/Mar Lead O/S
ThomasDunn 30/Mar Lead O/S
alexcollins123 30/Mar Lead O/S
with Anna Robson
Hidden 27/Mar 2nd
Ana Broad 27/Mar Lead
with Emma
Hidden 21/Mar Lead β
carlb0809 21/Mar Lead RP
Hidden 08/Mar Lead O/S
madguernseyboy 08/Mar Lead O/S
Wildstyle 08/Mar Lead
sajrf123 15/Feb Lead O/S
with Ian
wurzelinzummerset 01/Feb Lead rpt
with Tom C
shaunstannard ?/Feb Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Jan Lead O/S
Brian H 11/Jan Lead rpt
noddy.rhys ??/2015 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2015 Lead
Hidden 27/Dec/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Dec/14 Lead O/S
richardp2 25/Oct/14 Lead O/S

Bit slow because I wasn't willing to commit

with Ant Brown
Harvdog 24/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/14 Lead
Hidden 16/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Mike.Kinge 16/Aug/14 Lead
with Joe Harris
Paul Hy 09/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with Jenni L, Jack M
Jenni Lees 09/Aug/14 2nd
with Jack McMullin, Paul Hyland
Hidden 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
hlburns ?/Aug/14 AltLd
with Maike
samparsons 26/Jul/14 Solo
with Emmie
Hidden 06/Jul/14 TR
Kap 03/Jul/14 Lead O/S
magicmartin 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Perry Adams, Zane Butcher
Hidden 15/Jun/14 TR rpt
mattgrange 26/May/14 -
Laramadness 26/May/14 Lead β
Patrick Clissold 26/May/14 Lead O/S
with Zoe Fyffe, Rory Fyffe, Eleri Clissold
Rory Fyffe 26/May/14 2nd
with Zoe Fyffe, Eleri Clissold, Patrick Clissold
Hidden 25/May/14 Lead
David Walker 25/May/14 TR RP
with Stefan
David Walker 25/May/14 Lead dnf
with Stefan
MariaT 25/May/14 TR RP

Tried it on lead but struggled at the crux. Was persuaded to try it again later on top rope and the move I'd been trying worked. Stupidly bolted, though.

Hidden 17/May/14 Lead O/S
Abrockalypse 13/May/14 Lead O/S
VFR Tom 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
JUSTADUDE 11/Mar/14 Lead O/S
shane4747 11/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Jules_Julia ?/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Feb/14 Lead
richy85 ??/2014 -
Paulus122 29/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Charlotteking 20/Dec/13 Lead RP
with Vic, Tom
emmafizzle 30/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Big Lee 27/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Philoosh 27/Oct/13 Lead O/S
annak 27/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Jenben 27/Oct/13 -
Charlotteking 04/Oct/13 TR dog
with Tom
magsb 28/Sep/13 2nd
sammycolon 02/Sep/13 Lead
ejellard 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Tim
spacecadetjake ?/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with jay mcmanus
Hidden ?/Sep/13 Lead O/S
netgull 31/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Paul Hy 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S
alcrosby 09/Aug/13 TR
amyrosemason 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Howett
Hidden 09/Aug/13 Lead dog
Hidden 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S
meltdown34 15/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Chris
ChrisPaines 15/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Matt
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
HairyBean 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Tracy Stuart
Hidden 10/Jul/13 Lead
Hidden 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
enrogue 29/Jun/13 Lead
with Mark Delaney
jason smeeth 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
diamond rib 01/Jun/13 TR
with Dan Sanderson, Adam Wheeler
Hidden ?/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/May/13 Lead O/S
tomdadom 27/May/13 Lead
dpiddock 27/May/13 Lead dog
rig 27/May/13 TR O/S
Hairbear75 26/May/13 2nd
with Andy Hope
Hidden 25/May/13 2nd
Jim Malo 12/May/13 TR
with Mark
Hidden 11/May/13 Lead
Hidden 05/May/13 Lead O/S
homing-penguin 29/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Mike B, AJ
Gareth 27/Apr/13 Lead β
with Chris, Mark
Trippinjester 27/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Jennie Fowler, paul southgate
montymoo 27/Apr/13 Lead
with christian, Gareth
andrewmcleod 26/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Julien Thibault
Rafal Malczyk 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Efe Tunc
The Nic Monk 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
chubbyclimber 21/Apr/13 Lead
dereke12000 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S

2nd clip bit too high for my liking

with Rich
Hidden ?/Mar/13 Lead O/S
johnl 11/Feb/13 Lead
with Tom, Mark
wurzelinzummerset 02/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with Nick
stoneback 02/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with Alan
hannahmmt ??/2013 Lead dog
with Jess Swift
Hidden 09/Dec/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Dec/12 Lead O/S
lottiec 02/Dec/12 Lead
with Mikey P
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 11/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Steph
Hidden 10/Nov/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/Nov/12 -
Hidden 13/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Craggyman 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
mike.rigby 15/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Rob Edwards
gb05 12/Sep/12 Lead O/S
DreadyCraig 08/Sep/12 TR rpt

climbed again

chubbyclimber 25/Aug/12 TR
with Lottie
GrahamHP 25/Aug/12 Lead dog
lottiec 25/Aug/12 TR O/S
with Tim
Hidden 25/Aug/12 Lead O/S
el_monty 23/Aug/12 Lead rpt
Dave Page 23/Aug/12 Lead rpt
with Lenaya Page
Mouse5 19/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/12 Lead O/S
jwhereat 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
marsden.d.paul 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Aug/12 TR
Trippinjester 04/Aug/12 Lead rpt
with dan
Dave Page 28/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Lenaya Page
tom parsons 20/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Hannah Townley
cathymiller 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
sammycolon 30/Jun/12 -
Hidden 24/Jun/12 Lead O/S
wibb20 17/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/12 Lead rpt
pete_naylor 03/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Humm1985 03/Jun/12 Lead
Alex Bryant 28/May/12 Lead O/S
Sami Mandeel 23/May/12 Lead rpt
with Mike Davies
Hidden 21/Apr/12 Lead O/S
olivi0 21/Apr/12 TR
with Jakub
Hidden 21/Apr/12 2nd
Hidden 08/Apr/12 Lead
MBano 08/Apr/12 Lead
saz_b 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Nice moves

with ian gambon
Hidden 06/Apr/12 Lead
Fraser hill-casey 29/Mar/12 Lead O/S
musgravet 25/Mar/12 TR
Tamsin12 24/Mar/12 TR O/S
with Martyn
thin bob ?/Mar/12 2nd

Really nice, great fun!

with Leon
pollyanna 01/Feb/12 Lead
with Jamie knight
rustyfishhook 31/Jan/12 Lead O/S

Crazy Flake at top! looks brittle but is bomb proof.

Trippinjester 29/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Jennie Fowler
sarahlizzy 22/Jan/12 Lead O/S

Amazing juggy airy traverse to finish

with Syv
el_monty 16/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Ashley, Ali, Zo
Ducks Rock 16/Jan/12 TR β
with Fox
Rob in a Field 07/Jan/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Lead O/S
Doug Wilkie ??/2012 -
tommytom ??/2012 -
Neil Watson 07/Dec/11 Lead β

Beautiful day, sheltered from the wind and a warm sun

popov86 ?/Dec/11 Lead
philhaigh 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
nataliehaigh 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
laura wilson 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S
matthewpwilson 29/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Laura
Ducks Rock 20/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Gemma
climbingchica 03/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with leon
garth paterson 26/Sep/11 Lead
simon.roberts 26/Sep/11 Lead
Steve27 17/Sep/11 Lead
gilmourheid 17/Sep/11 Lead
with Steve27
edordead ?/Sep/11 Lead
Dandan82 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
cdpuk 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
KLucy 14/Aug/11 2nd
Hidden 12/Aug/11 TR rpt
ilch 05/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Ben
Doey ?/Aug/11 -
Carnie Lisa 31/Jul/11 2nd β
Linc 31/Jul/11 Lead O/S
risby 27/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Mike Parks 16/Jul/11 TR O/S
pdhammond 10/Jul/11 Lead dog
Dave 88 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Jun/11 Lead O/S
manosand 19/Jun/11 Lead
Nevil 09/Jun/11 -
Richard Horn 08/May/11 Lead O/S
combatrock ?/May/11 TR
DrJon 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Dan
Wildman 22/Apr/11 Lead dog
with Beanie
Mr Tumness 16/Apr/11 Lead β
dale1968 12/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with fo
fo 12/Apr/11 TR dnf
with dale1968
Hidden 11/Apr/11 Lead O/S
pdhammond 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/11 Lead
LaMentalist 24/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Andy 'Arf Scargill" Caldswell
Jonathan Emett 13/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with mike pinney
Hidden 12/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Fatclimber 06/Feb/11 Lead dog
with Jo MUP
RockaJo 06/Feb/11 Lead β

On the crag nearest the coast with a few extra climbs separate to the main area. Looked tricky for a 4.

Steve27 23/Jan/11 Lead
nick hawkins 23/Jan/11 Lead
with steve
Hidden 23/Jan/11 Lead
Rob in a Field ??/2011 -
Boogs ??/2011 Lead β
mike.rigby ??/2011 Lead O/S
homing-penguin ??/2011 Lead
MarkyMark_7 ??/2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Oct/10 Lead β
Hidden 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
steven24584 11/Aug/10 Lead RP
GilesD ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Sparky!!!3 28/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Luke Dawson 20/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Jul/10 Lead
Blackgoby 14/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Nick, Tracey
Hidden 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S
jaxxman 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Niko Matikes
Hidden 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/May/10 Lead rpt
Emma-Louise Anderson 22/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/May/10 Lead
mattparratt 01/May/10 Lead
ChrisBrooke 01/May/10 Lead O/S
with Nick Barratt
Sami Mandeel 23/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Ade7 22/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with Amy
Amy Kilpin 22/Apr/10 Lead
AlexD 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/10 TR
Hidden 27/Mar/10 TR rpt
Hidden 27/Mar/10 Lead O/S
stranter 17/Mar/10 Lead O/S
MontyH 14/Mar/10 Lead
with lee
andy jennings 14/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Momber
benwhit 07/Mar/10 Lead
pirate9 07/Mar/10 Lead O/S
johnl 19/Feb/10 Lead rpt
with Andy Dunford
trev_f 06/Feb/10 Lead O/S
with Alex M, Bungle
Hidden 31/Jan/10 Lead O/S
timharrison 31/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with Sue Hazel
brian watson 24/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with scott titt
Ed Babs 02/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with Mike Hawkins
Hidden ??/2010 -
Jane Weir ??/2010 -
LukeyG ??/2010 Lead
Marti999 27/Dec/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Dec/09 Lead
ukphil 07/Nov/09 Lead dnf

got to second bolt but was a bit tired and bashed elbow so gave up for the day!

with Geraldine
sarahkate ?/Nov/09 Lead
with Nicola Bemister
LeahJamie 03/Oct/09 -
with Aidan Taub
bazzag 26/Sep/09 Lead
with alison,reece,ollie,ryan & ashley
olliegray96 26/Sep/09 2nd
with dad,alison,reece,ryan & ashley
Hidden 26/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Zygoticgema 30/Aug/09 2nd
with KarlH
KarlH 30/Aug/09 Lead
with Portland Party Group
Ade7 24/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Liz
Hidden 23/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 25/Jul/09 Lead β
DreadyCraig 28/Jun/09 Lead O/S

Climbed with Jim and Mike

with Mike Hicks
jamesleesaunders 28/Jun/09 -
with Mike Hicks, Craig Hicks
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 24/May/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 23/May/09 TR O/S
Hidden 09/May/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 09/May/09 Lead dog
julian allen 05/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/09 Lead O/S
DerwentDiluted 12/Apr/09 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
Hidden 05/Apr/09 Lead dog
Hidden 05/Apr/09 TR dog
Hidden 29/Mar/09 Lead RP
Hidden 29/Mar/09 Lead dnf
leemaybr05 28/Mar/09 TR RP

hardest F4 i have done, tricky moves towards the end

with Beckie Bale
alexrp 21/Mar/09 Lead

Seemed to be quite a hard move half way up.

with Lee R
jl 14/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Penny
Hidden ?/Mar/09 Lead RP
Hidden 14/Feb/09 Lead
Adam Perrett ?/Feb/09 Lead
with Mick Ward, Sarah Perrett, John Leonard
Hidden 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
trevor macalonan 31/Jan/09 Lead β
with Richy
Hidden 31/Jan/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2009 Lead O/S
Alex More ??/2009 -
Adam Perrett ??/2009 Lead RP
with Mick Ward, Sarah Perrett, John Leonard
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Kevin Wood, collywob, MichaelAzzopardi, ukphil
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