Rockfax Description
A fine and testing pitch. Follow the line of steep grooves and overlaps just right of the base of the buttress, past a jug in the back of the groove and bolt on the left wall at five metres. © Rockfax

FA. Ron Fawcett, Al Evans, Dave Parker 1974. Ron Fawcett puts Chapel Head on the national map with the ascent of the much respected Moonchild. Moonchild has gradually drifted up the grades from E2.

Ticklists: 100 best limestone climbs in Britain.

Adam Long 31/Aug/11 Lead O/S

No pegs, though there is a bolt in reach at 4m.

with Ben Bransby
Seymore Butt ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Oct/06 Lead O/S
jim robertson ??/2006 -
Bern ??/2006 -
whispering nic ?/Aug/03 -
with Graham Iles
mikedelderfield 18/May/97 Lead O/S
ste_d 18/May/97 2nd O/S
with mik
Hidden ?/Aug/96 Lead O/S
Dave Musgrove 27/Jul/96 Lead O/S
with Andy Watts
Dave Musgrove Jnr 24/Jun/96 Lead O/S
with Jari Pollenen
shark 11/Aug/94 Lead

Some kind person at the crag lent me his skyhook to protect the start

Jonathan Lagoe - UKC ?/Aug/94 AltLd O/S
with Martin Doyle
Steve Crowe 25/Jul/92 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Aug/90 2nd
keefe 12/Sep/88 -
andybirtwistle 16/Jun/88 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/87 Lead
Hidden ??/1987 Lead O/S
Hammy 30/Oct/85 2nd
with Luke Steer
Hammy 06/Aug/84 Lead
with Colin Struthers
Hidden ??/1978 Lead
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