Rockfax Description
A great climb, again with a final scary run-out which may make it feel like an E5. After a fingery start, continue more easily to the break. Crank upwards to the final bolt, chalk your hands up and go - right has more holds but straight up has a good flake. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
A great climb, no longer with a scary run-out. After a fingery start, continue more easily to the break. The headwall is sustained on crimps and flatties, where good footwork pays dividends. The final bolt is by a good flake to prepare for the finishing moves.

FA. Gary Gibson 1985. Gary also added the direct start in

Ticklists: Classy Peak Lime 7a to 7b+, Peak limestone north graded list - sport.

Harry Chaplin 23/Sep Lead O/S
nai 19/Sep Lead RP

Greased/Pumped off the OS a metre from the belay on a warm day in June. Far easier as a redpoint and far easier on a cool day.

with John
Hidden 01/Sep Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Aug Lead rpt
Joe Costello 04/Aug Lead RP
with Ellie
LBrown ?/Aug Lead dog
with Steve
Joe Lawson 31/Jul Lead β
Jonny Slarke 31/Jul Lead β
Matthew Ferrier 30/Jul Lead O/S

Should've finished direct at the top, moving right is a bit naff. Will anyone own up to the 6 inch tickmarks?

Steve Hickie 26/Jul Lead O/S
mrteale 25/Jul Lead dog
with MrBlond
shaunhumphreys 17/Jul Lead dog

only tried once before it got too hot, felt hard and difficult to read near the top!

Stroppy 17/Jul Lead RP

Account closed - 2nd attempt of the day

thejunglist 14/Jul Lead β
with Timmy G
simon1965 13/Jul Lead RP

Eventually! Very pleased with this for me.

pete1993 10/Jul Lead dog

fecking hard off the deck and above the ledge

with David
drobin 10/Jul Lead G/U
with pete
simon1965 08/Jul Lead dog

Twice one fall each time at same place. Rushed it and felt tired so should go next time. Amazed how much easier it feels from Mondays effort

with Tim
simon1965 04/Jul Lead dog

Put clips in and two top ropes.

with Tim
Hidden 04/Jul Lead O/S
Simon Davis 03/Jul Lead O/S
with Tim P
Hidden 30/Jun TR rpt
Hidden 27/Jun Lead O/S
soph 27/Jun Lead rpt
Alex Handley 26/Jun TR dog

not the best warm up

with Jerome
Hidden 21/Jun Lead dog
Neal Jobling 06/Jun TR dog

Still not ready to lead this, hard start and pumpy finish

with Greg Cunningham
Hannes B 05/Jun Lead rpt
with Rik
rikbattye 05/Jun Lead O/S
Alice.001 19/May Lead O/S

Hard start.

amccann 14/May Lead O/S
with bstoker95, Matt H, Pete B
Hidden 08/May Lead dog
Jake Young 13/Sep/15 Lead RP
with Ed
Stroppy 13/Sep/15 Lead dog
with Jake Young
Hidden 06/Sep/15 Lead dog
psborland 06/Sep/15 Lead dog

1, 2

with Dean
David Sherratt 27/Aug/15 Lead
simon1965 27/Aug/15 Lead dog

Dogged to put clips in , one decent attempt on TR then not so good.

Nick Sherring 17/Aug/15 Lead RP

A pumpy number, felt closer to 7a+ overall to me, maybe the mid height break let's it off. Really good second half though, tricky!

with Tom Holdstock
Duncan Campbell 07/Aug/15 Lead G/U

Stupid foot pop lowdown. Lowered straight down and climbed to the top.

with Katie W, Dave Morse
david morse 07/Aug/15 Lead β

Taking the retro on this. Tricky

with KT, dunkymonkey17
Hidden 28/Jun/15 Lead G/U
Hidden 28/Jun/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 20/Jun/15 Lead O/S
spidermonkey09 11/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Draws in. Not nearly as good as Open Gate and felt about the same grade. Bit odd near the top- there are a lot of chalky holds on the right of the bolts, which the guide gives permission to use, but felt like the bolt was too far left.

mattwyles1 08/Jun/15 TR RP

Been on before, second go on tr, fluffed redpoint worrying about a clip.

with Andy
phil64 04/May/15 Lead RP

couldnt do on tr then managed on 1st rp!.. great rte

with phil baker
Mike_Hayes 26/Apr/15 TR

Training run at the end of the day.

with Theo
bigdrew 25/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Mark R
Luke Dawson 23/Apr/15 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 21/Apr/15 Lead O/S


Tophe 21/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Dan
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 21/Apr/15 Lead O/S

Felt desperate, far less obvious moves than Open Gate AND with a much harder start.

drcorbasisgod ?/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Scott Walter
oldcheese ??/2015 -
stp ??/2015 -
Seymore Butt ??/2015 -
AdamHodgson ??/2015 Lead O/S


Alex@home 14/Aug/14 Lead RP

1 TR to work moves, 2 clean TRs then done 1st RP. Really good varied, technical climbing. 2nd 7a

Mick r 13/Aug/14 Lead RP

had a play a couple of weeks ago but too hot in the sun. lot better conditions this time and went fairly steadily once I had the sequence for the top wall. Still hard to get your arse off the ground though

with Dave L
justin c 28/Jul/14 Lead RP

Desperate start and technical head wall. I thought they were both as hard(open gate) as each other with this hard start - sort of balanced the grade. . Just not quite as sustained .. Good route

with steph crowley
Toby Dunn 12/Jul/14 Lead β
with Eric Hildrew
The old James turnbull 07/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with dave brown
thebigfriendlymoose 06/Jul/14 Lead O/S

a disconcertingly slopey warmup!

with Stephen
Haydn Jones 19/Jun/14 Lead O/S

felt hard.

with neil jobling
jamiev 19/Jun/14 Lead RP
with Tim Parkinson
drysori 16/Jun/14 Lead RP
Ian Broome 01/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Si dH 17/May/14 Lead RP

1st rp

with Olly
harvie ??/2014 Lead β
with mark
Hidden 28/Sep/13 Lead β
Matt Cooke 21/Sep/13 Lead dog
with Rosh
Rich Kirby 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Pete, Steve & Dal
Chris_barr 27/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Slopey and warm

with Jon
jamesgodwin64 07/Jul/13 Lead RP

Done after 6 goes (on different days) bit of helpful beta at the top and i was done :D

with John Copper
jamesgodwin64 03/Jul/13 Lead dog

loved it but got it better first go than second and the top bit is right, make sure you've got something in the tank you'll need it, still a nice decent fall from the top nothing bad though :)

with John Copper
Hidden 30/Jun/13 TR dog
mark20 17/Jun/13 Lead β
Hidden 11/Jun/13 Lead RP
Ian Broome 11/Jun/13 Lead rpt

Struggled with the slopers in the warmth 4 years previous, first try this eve harder than Open Gate?

soph 11/Jun/13 Lead

tricky start - fell off first go

with Brian McAlinden
Hidden 09/Jun/13 Lead rpt
belay bunny turned bad 09/Jun/13 2nd
with loundsy
Hidden 08/Jun/13 Lead rpt
tebs 02/May/13 Lead RP

1st go after a couple of top ropes. Different style to the other routes I've done on Two Tier, slopey and quite long rather than fingery and fierce. Apart from the start that is, desperate, and the 1st bolt seems to be useless the way we did it. Beautiful weather and great to nip into Cheedale after work...

with Rob Adie
w.pettet-smith ?/May/13 -

not much cop really

Brannock 09/Sep/12 Lead dog

Bolt to Bolt, then one go, hard.

Hidden 01/Sep/12 Lead dog
Dan Jenkin 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with James Jacobs
nathanlee 03/Aug/12 Lead O/S

felt hard, hmmmm. failure on orange sunshine....

Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead rpt
Hannes B 25/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Aidan
DDDD 19/Jun/12 Lead RP

Fell off on the alzheimers onsight at the top. got it first RP. Hard start for the grade.

with Sham
Hidden 02/Jun/12 Lead RP
James Oakes 13/Aug/11 Lead dog

Fell off last move trying to onsight, then fell off in the same place on next go. Next time.

Bill Lawrence 13/Aug/11 Lead dnf
with oaksi2
Dave Musgrove Jnr 03/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Viv
Hidden ?/Aug/11 Lead RP
Bry 28/Jul/11 TR dog
with Kim
JulesV 23/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with dave evans
Hidden 05/Jul/11 Lead
mic_b 03/Jul/11 Lead RP
with James Blake
Hidden 02/Jul/11 Lead O/S
simon1965 02/Jul/11 TR

Just when I thought 7A was in my sights. Felt I could work the first two thirds but after that felt too tenuous. Still finished it but too much faff at top...

Hidden ?/Jul/11 Lead β
highrepute 11/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Jun/11 Lead RP
Cragrat Rich 11/Jun/11 Lead RP

Blew the onsight early on at the difficult start... Bugger. Turned too hard higher up anyway though. Got it clean shortly after. Nice sequences.

jacobjacob 11/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/11 Lead O/S
gregoritos 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
dominic lee 19/Apr/11 Lead rpt
with andy elliot
Andrew Barker 19/Apr/11 Lead

Had tried a couple of years ago and failed miserably on the headwall. Got pretty pumped today but did it first try.

dav 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Gill B
Gus 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with sam whittaker
bigie bob 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
steepstuff 02/Apr/11 -
with Rob
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden 29/Jul/10 Lead O/S
belay bunny turned bad 29/Jul/10 2nd dog
with loundsy
Hidden 16/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/10 TR RP
Nick Taylor 21/May/10 Lead RP
with Tom Martin
jondude 13/May/10 Lead O/S
with Pete Clark
goi.ashmore 10/Sep/09 Lead RP
with James Rees
Stig 10/Sep/09 Lead RP

Warmed up bolt to bolt, went first go. Completely underestimated the first wall. Tried in spring 08.

with Goi
Hidden 22/Aug/09 Lead RP
Hidden 18/Aug/09 Lead
mbutton ?/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Alex Adgar
Hidden ?/Aug/09 Lead rpt
tuftynick 10/Jul/09 Lead β
with nick warren
robbo 21/Jun/09 Lead RP

Got first go after a run up it bolt to bolt. Really good route. Hard start

with Rob Napier
ukb shark 14/Jun/09 Lead

Hindsight. Tired. Came of once at start, z-clipped high up and traversed right for a rest at the tree.

skygodley 13/Jun/09 Lead RP

The start is as hard as the crux on Tremelo!

Ian Broome 24/May/09 Lead dnf

hard for grade

Alex Mason 02/Apr/09 Lead dnf

stepped right to a lower off and then realised it was the wrong one, however had i gone straight up i would have failed anyway, has this lost holds? looks desperate!

with Guy VG
Ian Parnell 21/Sep/08 Lead RP
with zippy
Hidden 21/Sep/08 Lead RP
Hidden 14/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Jun/08 Lead
Hidden 31/May/08 Lead O/S
Stig 31/May/08 TR
with Greg
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
Fraser13 ??/2008 -
Ram MkiV 12/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with tom & alex
Ropeboy 10/Jun/07 Lead
robyn1 ??/2007 -
Boy ??/2006 -
steve_biczyk ??/2006 Lead RP
with Keith Clarke
Paul Clarke ??/2005 Lead
with .
Hidden ?/May/04 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2004 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/May/03 Lead RP
nige ?/Jul/02 Lead
with mark hounslea
kristian ??/2001 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Aug/99 Lead O/S
sadams 26/Jun/99 Lead
with Pete Bukowski
Roget 09/Jul/95 Lead O/S
with jon
Billg ??/1995 Lead O/S
with Phil McAllistair
Greg Cunningham ??/1994 -
craig d ??/1992 -
Hidden 29/Jun/91 2nd
Hidden 05/Aug/90 Lead rpt
Hidden ??/1990 -
Hidden ??/1990 Lead RP
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