Rocket from the Crypt** 7a+

Rockfax Description
A big pitch that is worth seeking out as a first sample of the harder routes hereabouts. Start 6m right of the tunnel. © ROCKFAX

FA. Pete Oxley 22.7.94 22/Jul/1994

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List.

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This climb is in 44 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Hidden - TR dog - 09/Nov/14

Will have to come back for the redpoint
ian d f - Lead dog - 22/Feb/14 with Mark

Last climb of the day. Fell about half a dozen times through the crux sequence. Crux bolts hard to clip. May go as a redpoint with a bit more traning.
sarpedon - Lead dog - 25/Jan/14

Nick Clement - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/13 with mandy clement

Bern - Lead rpt - 20/Jul/13 with Richard White

Only time for 1 proper go.. need to improve the footwork for the crux, but seems ok.
philhaigh - 2nd dog - 17/Jul/13 with Tom Adams, Steve Hau

Hidden - TR dog - 17/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Jul/13

Too shattered. Obvious crux and will go easily next time
chiverstom - Lead dog - 17/Feb/13 with Alice

Jeronimo - Lead β - 26/Jan/13

Second Go.
Max Lowry - Lead RP - 2013

Tommyads - 2013

2nd go.
Jobbo - Lead RP - 02/Dec/12 with Alex, shaws

2nd go
Kevster - Lead RP - 01/Jul/12

Spacetourist - Lead O/S - 14/Jan/12 with Ed Heslam

Sophie Nunn - TR dog - 24/Dec/11 with Toby

Toby Dunn - Lead O/S - 24/Dec/11 with Sophie Nunn

Pete Scott - Lead RP - 27/Nov/11

dannyboy83 - Lead RP - 19/Nov/11 with tom maidwell

Tophe - Lead β - 19/Nov/11

tom106 - Lead RP - 19/Nov/11 with dan

Hidden - TR dnf - 03/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 03/Sep/11

Funny bolting at the crux makes it hard to onsight.
Tomar - Lead RP - 20/Aug/11 with Oliver Beesley

Hidden - Lead RP - 2011

Ed Babs - Lead RP - 16/Oct/10 with Mike Hawkins

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Jan/10

haard to onsight! Took ages to find the sequence, but then the crux is short though distinct. Enjoyable. Got soaked by big waves, so didn't go for the rp today.
jacobjlloyd - 2nd dog - 15/Nov/09 with Ivan, John Scarrott

great climb with a really distinct crux - I haven't figured out the sequence through the crux yet - one to come back to
givemetea - Lead dog - 11/Oct/09 with Hannah Heywood

Hidden - TR dog - 11/Oct/09

1st rp
eddieclimb - Lead RP - 11/Oct/09 with Rebecca Edwards

nealh - Lead O/S - 2009

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/08 with richard white

Hidden - Lead rpt - 14/Sep/08

La Mont - 2008

Martin Krasnansky - Lead O/S - 26/Nov/07

Hidden - Lead rpt - 04/Nov/07

Hidden - Lead RP - 14/Jan/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

bigie bob - Lead RP - 19/Aug/06

steve taylor - Lead - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

John Southworth - Lead RP - Aug/03

Hidden - 2000

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