25m.

Rockfax Description
The open-corner on the left of the buttress gives a great outing on good holds with plenty of solid runners after a vegetated start. At the top break, move out left to escape. There may be an abseil station in place, if not, walk round. If you thought it a push-over, consider the next route as a suitable extension. © Rockfax

FA. H.Drasdo, G.Mansell 1955

Ticklists: World Graded List, Low grade quality Cheedale Trad.


ClimberDateStyle
James Oakes 18/Aug Lead O/S
LBrown 18/Aug 2nd
with James
Jimbo C 06/Aug Lead O/S

The upper section has good climbing

with Jurr, Chris
annep11 30/Jul Lead O/S
with Morgan
Hidden 23/Jul 2nd
greglad 26/Jun -
rurp 07/Jun Lead O/S

Steady but good

with Mark, bill farmer
Droyd 05/Jun Lead O/S

Set off to do Aplomb but we were freaked out by the second pitch, so abbed off. This is a good pitch in its own right though.

with Joe Mills
Robin Nichols 28/May 2nd O/S
with Roger
Roget 28/May Lead rpt
with robin
Andy Hardy 08/May 2nd O/S
Jules Lane 08/May Lead O/S

A proper route. Top class stuff. Found bottom 1/3 hardest.

with Mynydd Colin
Hidden 08/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Just Another Dave 20/Sep/15 2nd O/S
with Ian Lau
morganator 08/Aug/15 2nd O/S
with Nicky Parkin
tmawer 30/May/15 2nd O/S

As start to Aplomb.

with Bram
BTphonehome 30/May/15 Lead O/S
with Tony
Hidden 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S
the power 01/Jul/14 2nd rpt
admackie 01/Jul/14 AltLd
Jim Slater 16/Jun/14 Lead rpt

Done as attempt on Aplomb,

benkelsey 06/Jun/14 Lead O/S

As the start to Alpomb. Sacked this off due to the second pitch being a loose grassfest. shame as the wild traverse was so close and looked awesome.

JakeWShaw 06/Jun/14 2nd O/S

Just did this after deciding against climbing the ivy/grass that was the second pitch of Aplomb. The rest looked so good, shame about the start

Leo Woodhead 05/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/14 2nd
Hidden 22/Sep/13 Lead O/S
migs493 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S

As the first pitch to Aplomb.

with LO
Brown 29/Jun/13 Lead
with Lilifa
Bry 16/Jun/13 2nd β
deacondeacon 09/Jun/13 Lead
the power 09/Jun/13 2nd
with deacon, rob
dr_botnik 06/May/13 2nd O/S
with Jack D
Jackwd 06/May/13 Lead
Jonathan Hall 09/Sep/12 2nd
with Will Ward
Graeme Hammond 02/Sep/12 Lead rpt

2nd attempt to do Aplomb but after Jim spent ages trying to lead this, I finished this off and we abseiled off as Jim wasn't feeling so good. 3rd time lucky i might actually get on the route?

with Jim
CRiddiford 16/Aug/12 Lead O/S

as part of aplomb

with Mark
Hidden 21/Aug/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 21/Aug/11 2nd rpt
mattnuttall 29/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Alan Holden
Hardonicus 15/May/11 Lead RP

Ha! Poor performance. Slightly damp, couldn't find the holds on the early crux to long plumes of cascading grass. Little rest, then completed. Good route, first bit needs a real good garden though!

with Luke Donaldson
grubes 15/May/11 2nd
with Haydn
Hidden 11/May/11 Lead O/S
rockjedi 04/May/11 AltLd O/S
mark20 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Tamati 09/Sep/10 Lead O/S
DerwentDiluted 30/Aug/10 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
JRae 29/Aug/10 2nd
with Alan
Graeme Hammond 11/Aug/10 Lead O/S

went to do Aplomb but John didn't like the belay at the end of pitch 2 so he reversed the pitch and we abseiled off. Excellent route in its own right.

Dan Lane 28/Jun/10 Lead O/S

not a bad route, although the bottom section is quite vegetated. Top section makes up for it though. Some very new abseil tat, a sling, some brand new tat, and a petzl self locking krab, only put there last week by the look of it.

tobydunford 03/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Nick Sillum
Si dH 15/May/10 Lead O/S

Went to do Aplomb, but second pitch (Neil's) was like climbing vegetated shale so backed off.

with Neil Furniss
Hidden 15/May/10 2nd
Hidden ??/2010 -
Seymore Butt ??/2010 -
cymjt ??/2010 -
Martin Haworth 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S

As first pitch of Aplomb

with Andy
Hidden 31/Aug/09 Lead O/S
OffshoreAndy 13/Aug/09 Lead β
with Jade
godusty 02/Jun/09 2nd
with GARY WINTER
Hidden 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Apr/09 2nd O/S
AndyM-LVB 11/Apr/09 2nd
with Nicolas Tardy
jsrous ??/2009 2nd
with Sam Bennett
Hidden 14/May/08 Lead O/S
Nicos 14/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with andrew sutton
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 AltLd
Pilch 30/Sep/07 Lead

A great route with an adventurous feel, should have taken two ropes and abbed off tree, as descent path was awful

with Ed
EdShep 30/Sep/07 2nd O/S
with Pilch
tatz45 07/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Quentin O'Brien
keith leonard ??/2007 Lead
Chris the Tall ?/Jul/05 2nd

Plans to do Aplomb were quickly scraped

Hidden ?/May/05 2nd
Phil West 10/May/03 Lead O/S

Shaun finished seconding as rain started. Chris Tan got halfway up but it was like a waterfall & he couldn't see through his glasses, so lowered off. We abbed off, but the rope wouldn't follow. A 2 hour epic covered in mud ensued to retrieve the rope!

with Shaun Walby
shaun walby 10/Mar/03 2nd O/S
with Phil West
cem 19/Jun/02 2nd
with James Gregory
colin milton ?/Jul/01 Lead
with eric milton
marcoleptic ??/2000 Lead O/S
with Akhil
uphillnow ??/2000 -
lost.arrow 10/Jul/99 Lead
Hidden 07/Aug/98 2nd
Marti999 ?/Sep/96 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Jul/95 Lead O/S
tlr 07/Jun/95 Lead
with Kim
ukb shark ??/1995 Lead O/S
with Sonia
IanGilbertJones 21/Aug/92 Lead rpt
Backinthegame ?/Jul/92 Lead O/S
with John Wright
IanGilbertJones 03/May/92 2nd O/S
Roget 01/Sep/91 2nd O/S
with Jonathan T
Martin Bennett 19/May/91 -
with SF
Hidden 29/Mar/91 2nd O/S
whispering nic ?/Aug/90 -
with Graham Iles
dodders 03/May/90 2nd
with Dick Hargreaves
Hidden ??/1990 -
steve prior ?/Jun/88 Lead
with Chris S
Hidden ?/May/88 Lead O/S
malc 13/Jul/85 Lead O/S
with JW
Steve Lenartowicz ??/1985 -
Hidden 21/Jul/84 2nd
Hidden 25/Sep/83 AltLd O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/82 2nd
charlesmfrench 09/Apr/82 Lead O/S
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1982 AltLd
mikej 19/Apr/81 Lead
with Mike Mason
Dave Musgrove 28/Jul/78 -
tapley 14/Sep/75 Lead
with Alison Tapley
Nigel Bond 04/Jul/75 Lead
with John
Mark Kemball 26/Apr/75 Lead
with Dave "Hamish" Wilkinson
Falko 11/Jan/75 AltLd O/S
with Al W.
Andy Say ??/1975 Lead
Andy Edgar ??/1975 -
Rog Wilko ?/Dec/70 2nd
with ??
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Jules Lane, mapperley samurai, Hidden, sting, Hidden, Hidden, PanzerHanzler
Voting
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
Votes cast 21
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
Votes cast 22
Votes cast 21
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Alt Leads
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Flashed (β)
Redpoint
Not Set