Rockfax Description
The wall past the right-hand side of the undercut. © Rockfax

FA. Paul Pritchard 1985

Ticklists: 28 Decent Sport Routes, Yorkshire Limestone Graded List.

Hidden 13/Aug Lead O/S
EddieTJ 08/Aug Lead RP
Hidden 28/Jul Lead RP
rachelvlc 30/May TR
Hidden 28/May Lead dog
L.miura 23/May Lead RP

My first 7b!!: ) Hand jam rest made a big difference!

with Neil, Peter Dickinson
noshjewbold 20/May Lead RP

Stoked on climbing this 3rd session on. Managed to send it last attempt of the day more of a half hearten effort to get the draws back. First 7B :)

BRoe 27/Apr Lead RP
with Ash
chiverstom 23/Apr Lead dog
with Marian
MichaelGallimore 03/Apr Lead RP

Finally! Found this really hard.

with Sam R, Flavio
FlavioL1989 03/Apr Lead dog
D.Russell 01/Apr Lead RP

Fell off above last bolt on the flash. Got it next time.

with Adam
MichaelGallimore 01/Apr Lead dog

Kept using the wrong footholds and ending up in strenuous positions.

with Rob fenton, Flavio
liamlonsdale ?/Apr Lead RP

Should've flashed this one ... first RP of the session.

with Mr Gresham
MichaelGallimore 31/Mar Lead dog

Felt OK on first look, will try again next visit

1poundSOCKS 25/Mar Lead RP

Really good route, good rock, good moves, a hand jam rest and an exciting finish. No real hard moves after the start.

nai 22/Mar Lead RP
with Toby
Luke Dawson 09/Mar Lead rpt
with Tom Adams
Hidden 06/Mar Lead rpt
Ben Alan Wilson 15/Feb Lead RP

first day outside this year

with Awsomal
spidermonkey09 08/Nov/15 Lead RP

Finally! God knows how many RP's but got it eventually. Changed the sequence around the tooth to avoid it completely and it worked first go.

Hidden 01/Nov/15 Lead RP
JCAshman 01/Nov/15 Lead RP
jesse rees ?/Nov/15 Lead RP

fell off on flash on wet undercyt, thought it was drier than it was

with al
OERees 31/Oct/15 Lead rpt
OERees 28/Oct/15 Lead RP
giuly 27/Sep/15 TR
with Nick, Keith
Benjamin Mitchell 10/Sep/15 Lead dog
with Simon Bennett
Albert Exley 23/Aug/15 Lead RP
with Jon
eel 23/Aug/15 Lead dog
with Al
giuly 23/Aug/15 TR
with Karl B.
giuly 09/Aug/15 Lead dog
with Roberto Bettotti
dan gibson 01/Aug/15 Lead RP
with julie carroll
SED 17/Jul/15 Lead RP

Good to come back for this one.

with beth
Ethan 15/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Don Walker
Adam Lincoln 31/May/15 Lead β
with Ewan
penny.orr 23/May/15 Lead
Hidden 10/May/15 Lead RP
Luke Dawson 10/May/15 Lead O/S
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 10/May/15 Lead β

After spending a couple of sessions on Herbie every hold on this felt like a jug!!

Luke Brooks 07/May/15 Lead dog

Onsight to just below the chains, tried to go direct and fell off what would have been a 5b move had I stayed right and then stepped across. I'll do it next time.

Hidden 01/May/15 Lead O/S
Justin T ?/May/15 Lead dog
Nickc ?/May/15 Lead O/S
with Rab
JamesTurnbull97 26/Apr/15 Lead RP

3rd RP both falling on the last few moves, 5th tie in.

Ellis Butler-Barker 09/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Jamie Paffery
lanky and weak 25/Mar/15 Lead RP
with Emma Twyford
nathanlee 19/Mar/15 Lead RP

Retroflash. Think I tried this three or four years ago and got fully shut down. Grim climbing!

with Laura Smitton
Short&Savage 08/Mar/15 Lead RP
Hidden 07/Mar/15 Lead
TRFrost 22/Feb/15 Lead RP
will9911 02/Jan/15 Lead β
Hidden ??/2015 -
Leedearden ??/2015 Lead RP
OERees 06/Dec/14 Lead dog

Cold hands.

RKirke 17/Nov/14 Lead RP
with Alex T
samwillo 09/Nov/14 Lead
Hidden 05/Nov/14 Lead RP
Hidden 01/Nov/14 Lead rpt
Kim M 31/Oct/14 Lead RP
with Nige
Jonny Nick 04/Oct/14 Lead RP
phillipwright ?/Sep/14 Lead RP

Fun route

Hidden 25/Aug/14 Lead RP
climbingpixie 24/Aug/14 Lead RP

Pleased to get this in sweaty conditions.

with Andy
Abi Chard 22/Aug/14 Lead RP
with Ian
Haydn Jones 19/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Duncan O'Sullivan
sev 18/Aug/14 Lead β
Ed Booth 01/Aug/14 Lead RP

2nd go.

with Rob Ireson, Adam Booth
Adam Booth 01/Aug/14 Lead dog

So polished

Hidden 01/Aug/14 Lead dog
keithpeck ?/Aug/14 Lead RP
henry peter jenkins 08/Jul/14 Lead RP
with charlie latter, emilio bachini
theomoore 26/Jun/14 Lead RP

first 7b

Ed morris 21/Jun/14 Lead RP

Worked the day before then led first go today. First Malham 7b.

with Cherry, stefan
Hidden ?/Jun/14 Lead RP
Steve Hickie ?/Jun/14 -
TonyB 29/May/14 Lead RP

Took some time to refine the sequence. Fell off twice between the last bolt and the chain before changing the sequence and the getting next go

with Anni
coombsy 25/May/14 Lead RP

First 7b at Malham. Figured out a sequence avoiding the 'horrible' hold which worked fine on a toppy. Climbed like a muppet on lead but just made it:)

with James Clarkson
rikbattye 24/May/14 Lead
Hidden 20/May/14 Lead
david morse 13/May/14 Lead RP

First Malham 7b

with 2 finger
markalmack 09/May/14 Lead β

alzheimer's flash!

Nick Sillem 06/May/14 Lead RP
Matt Cooke 03/May/14 Lead RP
pie_eater_pete 30/Apr/14 Lead RP
Tophe 27/Apr/14 Lead rpt
Leon Laubscher ?/Apr/14 Lead RP

second redpoint

jolucas 14/Mar/14 Lead RP
with Andy
Hidden 11/Mar/14 Lead
henry peter jenkins 09/Mar/14 Lead dog

fun short route, I ran out of arm juice towards the top :(

with jo lucas
robertmctague ??/2014 Lead RP
Ian Broome 11/Oct/13 Lead RP

1st RP tried a few years ago

with Mark
sharklet 29/Sep/13 Lead RP
Hidden 15/Sep/13 TR dog
DrGav 16/Aug/13 Lead dog

Start and end were nails but middle was sweet!

with Wendy
np134 04/Aug/13 Lead RP

TR once then 2nd RP.

cjd91 24/Jul/13 Lead RP
Bennykr 25/Jun/13 Lead RP

Should of flashed but wasn't sure what to do at the top groove, easy second go.

with Dan Green
littleluke 20/Jun/13 Lead RP
Jay.Carr 13/Jun/13 Lead RP
with Stefan Gatti, Darren
dwisniewski 11/Jun/13 Lead

2nd go.

with Stefan, Jay
Jay.Carr 11/Jun/13 Lead dog
with Darren
littleluke 10/May/13 TR dnf
drysori 28/Apr/13 Lead dog

Cold day and aching a little. Nice route, should tick it next time.

with Dunc
James Malloch 14/Apr/13 Lead RP

First of the grade - psyched!!! Got the the last few moves too many times. Went at the end of the third session on it.

Hidden 29/Mar/13 Lead dnf
Hidden 18/Mar/13 Lead dnf
thebigfriendlymoose 17/Mar/13 Lead rpt

Far better sequence for crux - avoiding the horrible "tooth". I now feel I have unfairly maligned this route in the past!

with Mark R and Guy
Hidden 17/Mar/13 Lead RP
mark20 09/Mar/13 Lead RP

Should have flashed it

Hidden 09/Mar/13 Lead β
Hidden 09/Mar/13 Lead dog
Hidden 08/Mar/13 TR dnf
Hidden ??/2013 -
nick bamber ??/2013 -
atapper21 ??/2013 Lead O/S
markalmack 28/Oct/12 Lead RP
with Nicolas Duboust
Hidden 23/Sep/12 Lead RP
Hidden 22/Sep/12 TR dog
Hidden 21/Sep/12 TR dog
Hidden 19/Sep/12 TR dog
adamjeffs 23/Aug/12 TR RP
Hidden 10/Aug/12 TR dog
Hidden 10/Aug/12 TR dog
RebekahD 17/Jun/12 Lead RP

Got the redpoint 1st go today. 1st 7b RP outside :o)

with Eleanor
RebekahD 16/Jun/12 Lead dog

Tried 3x. Fell off the crux on 1st go, really struggled reaching the lower off on 2nd go, fingers too trashed on 3rd go!

with Eleanor
thebigfriendlymoose 03/Jun/12 Lead RP
with Martin Fisher
PeteH 05/May/12 Lead RP

It's a shame the crux is so short and sharp compared with the rest of the route. Glad to get this done before I got annoyed at it!

with Ian Dunn
samrad 27/Apr/12 Lead RP
with james G
Hidden 24/Apr/12 Lead RP
bigie bob 21/Apr/12 Lead β
Hidden 09/Apr/12 Lead RP
Hidden 24/Mar/12 Lead RP
Hidden 18/Mar/12 Lead dog
Chi Cheng 18/Mar/12 Lead RP

RP attempt 5

with Tom Richmond
PeteH 15/Mar/12 Lead dog

A few wet holds. Should go next time (but then I always say that..)

with Ian Dunn
Jack00 21/Feb/12 Lead RP
with Dan Miller
Hidden ??/2012 -
steepstuff ??/2012 Lead O/S
with Simon
Joughton 26/Nov/11 Lead dog

Got on this because it looked pretty good, I flashed up to the move to the spike but did it all wrong, I got back on and went to the top, got terrified getting to the chains, then was too annoyed at myself to try it again.

Hidden 19/Nov/11 Lead RP
Hidden 12/Nov/11 Lead RP
Hidden 09/Nov/11 Lead dog
Tom Keaveny 17/Oct/11 Lead RP
ollyroberts 17/Oct/11 Lead RP
with Tom
khawk 15/Oct/11 Lead RP
with TM
Hidden ?/Oct/11 Lead RP
Stefan Kruger 15/Aug/11 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Aug/11 Lead RP
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead RP
uptown 28/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Sean_J
Hidden 25/Jun/11 Lead rpt
craig matheson 21/Jun/11 Lead O/S
bigdrew 18/Jun/11 Lead RP
with Si, Chris F, Neil
everettchris8 14/Jun/11 -

first 7b onsight

GrantB 31/May/11 Lead
Hidden 31/May/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 30/May/11 TR RP
dodfoster 25/May/11 Lead RP
with liam taylor
Hidden 25/May/11 Lead RP
Hidden 24/May/11 Lead RP
Hidden 15/May/11 Lead RP
dominic lee 14/May/11 Lead RP
Hidden 10/May/11 Lead RP
jfreeman 07/May/11 Lead O/S
with Dave Nicholl
esther ?/May/11 Lead
Wendy 30/Apr/11 Lead RP
with Tom Ball
Hidden 30/Apr/11 Lead RP
Rob1988 28/Apr/11 Lead RP
with Andrew
Hidden 27/Apr/11 Lead RP
ChrisCSC89 23/Apr/11 Lead RP
with Nic, Ross, Wilson
RdC 22/Apr/11 Lead RP

Amazing, but easy 7b!!!

with Team Beast
Sam the Butcher 18/Apr/11 Lead
with Dave Redpath
AlistairB 12/Apr/11 Lead RP

Really nice, worked moves on TR for a bit and then got it on 2nd redpoint.

wilsonmackenzie 08/Apr/11 Lead RP
nickmoulden 06/Apr/11 Lead β
jacobjacob 05/Apr/11 Lead RP

Oh dear...

highrepute 03/Apr/11 Lead RP
3 Names 02/Apr/11 TR dnf

found this really hard

with Nick
Hidden 27/Mar/11 Lead RP
Anna_wells 25/Mar/11 Lead dog
with Rob Greenwood
Hidden 19/Mar/11 Lead RP
Hidden 06/Mar/11 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Mar/11 Lead rpt
Hidden ??/2011 Lead
MelH 10/Aug/10 TR dog
with Nathan Pike, A
Hidden 10/Aug/10 TR dog
akhughes 09/Aug/10 Lead rpt

Got a flash pump and fluff second last move on the onsight. Easy second go

Hidden 25/Jul/10 Lead β
Hidden 17/Jul/10 Lead RP
spunkymonkey 17/Jul/10 Lead RP
Hidden 14/Jun/10 Lead RP
Hidden 14/Jun/10 Lead RP
Ben1983 13/Jun/10 Lead RP
Hidden 30/May/10 Lead RP
Hidden 21/Apr/10 Lead RP
jacobjacob 31/Mar/10 Lead dog

onsighted to the top then dynoed to the chain, so probably doesnt count...

Hidden 28/Mar/10 Lead RP
Mike Goldthorp 22/Mar/10 Lead RP

Awesome route! Mostly steady, top moves are trickier but really cool. Lead dog to work sequence then lead 2nd go.

jondude 28/Feb/10 Lead O/S
Matt Fry 28/Feb/10 Lead RP

Undercut was soaking, tricky moves at the top saw off the flash. 2nd go.

andymcbill ??/2010 Lead RP
Mat Welsh ?/Sep/09 Lead RP

First 7b - tricky crux moves to the lower-off

with Mark Owens, Pete Dicko
Hidden 26/Jul/09 Lead RP
Hidden 26/Jul/09 Lead RP
marky 19/Jul/09 Lead RP

Did + 20 years ago pretty tough now the crux footholds are so polished

with John
Hidden ?/Jul/09 Lead dog
Hidden 06/Jun/09 Lead RP
Hidden 23/May/09 Lead rpt
NDD 16/May/09 Lead β
with Stu, Will, Chris
Stewart B 16/May/09 Lead RP

2nd go

with Boost, Willackers and Chris E
nathanmanc 15/May/09 Lead RP
Matt Rowat 09/May/09 Lead RP

Really good, 1st redpoint after doing it in 2 halves last week.

with Charlie
Chazz 09/May/09 Lead RP

Cool moves at the top. First redpoint.

ewen 07/May/09 Lead RP
with jeb + rich
Hidden 03/May/09 Lead RP
robbo 19/Apr/09 Lead

Third Session lucky. Managed to find a better sequence through the crux and creamed it first go. First 7B, well chuffed

with Flump looking after me
lx 12/Apr/09 Lead O/S

really good.

with Dave
Hidden 15/Feb/09 Lead rpt
Glyn 07/Feb/09 Lead dog
with Jonny
SeanHopkins ??/2009 -
Seymore Butt ??/2009 -
C coldwell-storry ??/2009 Lead RP
with rob lay
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
steve_biczyk 20/Sep/08 Lead RP
with Emma Curry, Keith Clarke, Mark Shea
will9911 04/Aug/08 Lead RP
with will
will9911 30/Jul/08 Lead dog
with will
tedj234 10/Jul/08 Lead RP
with Nicolas Rabb
Hidden ?/Jul/08 Lead RP
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 22/Jun/08 Lead RP

Also worked Zoolook

with Eric Hildrew
Hidden 22/Jun/08 Lead rpt
andy gravestock 01/Jun/08 Lead O/S

first 7b onsite fantastic climbing aswell.

with dave law
mhairi thorburn 28/May/08 Lead RP

well hard!

with malc
Hidden 17/May/08 Lead RP
will9911 10/Apr/08 TR
with will
Hidden 04/Apr/08 Lead
Hidden 03/Apr/08 Lead rpt
WB 11/Mar/08 Lead RP
Greg Boswell ??/2008 Lead RP
Oliver Wright ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
alaan 07/Nov/07 Lead RP

Quick redpoint.

with Grant
Hidden 21/Oct/07 Lead RP
Hidden 17/Oct/07 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Sep/07 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Aug/07 Lead RP
Ram MkiV 29/Jun/07 Lead RP

Dampness the excuse for not flashing

with mike b
Alex Mason 23/Jun/07 Lead

went first rp attempt, steady until the top.

with dave law
Hidden 15/Jun/07 Lead rpt
Hidden 31/May/07 Lead RP
Ali 07/May/07 Lead RP

Lovely route :o)

with John
Garan 31/Mar/07 Lead RP

5th redpoint. Sloppy footwork. Could do better!!

with Mike Birkby
willackers ??/2007 Lead RP
with Tom Mills, Dan Walker, Rob Napier
pezzerrr ??/2007 Lead RP
derico ?/Sep/06 Lead RP
with Dave J
Hidden 28/Aug/06 Lead
Hidden 19/Feb/06 Lead RP
Hidden 29/Jan/06 Lead RP
Hidden 28/Jan/06 Lead RP
Boy ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Lead RP
Toby Dunn ??/2006 Lead
Brown 08/Sep/05 Lead RP
Bella 19/Mar/05 TR
with Michael
spidey 04/Aug/04 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Jun/04 Lead RP
jameshiggins 08/May/04 Lead RP
Hidden ??/2004 Lead RP
Henners 01/Nov/02 Lead RP
with Neil McGeek
nige ?/Mar/00 Lead RP
with mark hounslea
Smith42 ??/2000 -
Hidden 14/Sep/99 Lead RP
bronsonite 10/Aug/98 Lead RP
with Nathan Lawrence
Hidden 10/May/97 Lead RP
buzby78 06/Apr/97 Lead RP
andrew300169 14/Feb/97 TR dnf
with Mike Stacey
FATBOYFAT ??/1997 Lead RP
with Jim Hatfield
John Southworth ?/May/96 Lead RP
with Matt Booth
robyn1 ??/1996 -
The Jazz Butcher ??/1995 -
Mike Owen 09/Oct/94 Lead rpt
with Elaine Owen
Mike Owen 08/Oct/94 Lead rpt
with Elaine Owen
Mike Owen 17/Sep/94 Lead rpt
with John Sheard, Eric Rooseberry
goi.ashmore 03/Sep/94 Lead RP

There was a bizarre incident when an (empty) birds nest came out and landed on someone else's rope bag!

with Smon Coles
mattnuttall ?/Aug/94 Lead β
with Gareth Parry, Alan Holden
Billg ?/Jun/94 Lead RP
with Phil McAllistair
Paul Figg 19/Sep/93 Lead RP
ukb shark 15/Aug/93 Lead RP
Dave Musgrove Jnr 14/Jul/93 Lead RP
with Jenny Ibbotson
Hidden 03/Jul/93 Lead
Rich Kirby ?/May/93 Lead RP
Tony Little 25/Apr/93 Lead RP
with Pete
Steve Crowe 24/Oct/92 Lead rpt
Mike Owen 11/Oct/92 -
with Dougie Hall
jfletcher 27/Aug/92 Lead RP
Hidden 14/Aug/92 Lead RP
crossleysm ?/Jul/92 Lead RP
whispering nic ?/May/92 -
andy farnell ??/1992 Lead RP
with whispering nic
Mike Owen 23/Jun/91 Lead rpt
with Elaine Owen
Mike Owen 21/Apr/91 Lead rpt
with Elaine Owen
Mike Owen 24/Mar/91 Lead rpt
with Elaine Owen
keefe 17/Feb/91 -
Hidden 07/Oct/90 Lead RP
Hidden 07/Oct/90 Lead β
Mike Owen 05/Jul/90 Lead rpt
with Tony Mitchell
Dave Douglas 03/Apr/90 Lead RP
Hidden ??/1990 -
Glenn Sutcliffe ??/1990 -
with keefe
Paul Clarke ??/1990 Lead
with Well Oiled Machine
mark mcgowan01 ??/1989 -
sadams ?/Jun/88 Lead rpt
with Guy Townsend
Mike Owen 16/Sep/87 Lead O/S
with Mark Taylor (Fluff)
Hidden ??/1987 -
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