Rockfax Description
Make an awkward move up onto a ledge at 3m. Climb direct past a pocket as for Arc Angel to its lower-off. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Portland for the beginner (lead climbs).

Kevin Wood 02/Nov -
with Alex Gower-Jackson
AJ007 31/Oct Solo O/S
JayAsh 31/Oct Lead O/S
with AJ
Hidden 27/Sep TR O/S
lewiz 26/Sep Lead O/S
with Artur Malczuk
Adam Perrett 25/Aug Lead rpt


Paulus122 25/Aug Lead O/S
Rickrick 13/Jun -
Hidden 13/Jun Lead O/S
Joshthomas 03/May Lead O/S
PatrickP ?/May Lead
Hidden ?/May Lead
AshleyLong 06/Apr Lead
OliWoolland ?/Apr Lead O/S
with Steph
Hidden 08/Feb AltLd O/S
Marcus 08/Feb AltLd
Abrockalypse 05/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Matt Bryant
Mattimeo 05/Oct/14 TR O/S
Chris dyer 02/Sep/14 Lead
with Ash Murrell, Jack Hunter, Jodie pointer
Hidden ?/Sep/14 Lead O/S
cookie002 ?/Aug/14 Lead
Jkellaway 21/Jul/14 Lead
Jon Thorne 19/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Chunk 05/Jul/14 -
BarrySW19 14/Jun/14 TR O/S
richy85 ?/Apr/14 Lead
Kellison 29/Mar/14 TR O/S
tomaca12 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Theodorus2 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Lizzie B 08/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with UBMC
bede.west 02/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Dec/13 Lead
Shakti 23/Oct/13 TR O/S
ejellard 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Tim
LauraTejada ?/Sep/13 AltLd
Jenben 25/Aug/13 -
berry6717 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Hannah Berry
mcrockett 04/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Stanners 22/Jun/13 TR O/S
with Alex Rhodes, James Rich, Jack Bradbrook
swmackey 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Willbur 17/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Ben Lesworth
Gareth 06/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Mark
montymoo 06/Apr/13 Lead
with Gareth
will ??/2013 Lead O/S
Jobbo 09/Dec/12 Lead O/S
homing-penguin 18/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Maz
Lewis201 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Psych ?/Aug/12 Lead rpt
HairyBean 08/Jul/12 Lead O/S
SarahSumner 19/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/12 Lead
munch88 20/May/12 Lead O/S
with rob
robblowen 20/May/12 Lead rpt
with Munch
Hidden 16/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/May/12 Lead
Chomp 06/Apr/12 Lead
gr1g10 02/Apr/12 TR
finter22 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Mar/12 Lead
klo1981 03/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Andrew White
Gary K Duke ?/Mar/12 Solo
with Loris Benzo, Ben aldersey, Graham Giles
sarahlizzy 22/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Syv
Martyn Trev 21/Jan/12 Lead O/S
Matt Smyth 21/Jan/12 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Lead rpt
tommytom ??/2012 Lead O/S
petecox84 ??/2012 -
John Brayshaw 22/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Erica
erica 22/Nov/11 TR
with John
catty_9 20/Nov/11 Lead


with Emily Logie
Hidden ?/Nov/11 TR O/S
marcb 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Cat1983 21/Aug/11 TR β
with Tim
Hidden 10/Aug/11 TR O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Aug/11 Lead
f.kav 02/Aug/11 Lead


Hidden 28/Jul/11 -
Hidden 28/Jul/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 08/Jul/11 2nd
Dvr69 30/Jun/11 Lead O/S

bit of a mare at the start but once your on the rock quite a good climb 3 bolted quick draws used.

with Scott Rowntree
Hidden 22/May/11 Lead O/S
Josh_West 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 11/Apr/11 Solo O/S
John Lewis 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Maureen
Hidden 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S
tom parsons 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with James Barry
Hidden 13/Mar/11 Lead
Neil Watson 12/Mar/11 Lead RP
Chrissie Baylis 12/Mar/11 2nd
Charlie Evans 09/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Jayne Jackson 09/Mar/11 TR RP
Hidden 12/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Nathan Adshead 12/Feb/11 TR O/S
with Stretch
Fatclimber 06/Feb/11 TR
with Self Belayed
jamjambarwick ??/2011 Lead
Psych ??/2011 Lead O/S
David Staples ??/2011 2nd O/S
MarkyMark_7 ??/2011 Lead β
jhawton 10/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with Matthew Roberts
roberts1234567890 10/Nov/10 Lead
with Jamie Hawton
Hidden ?/Nov/10 Lead
alpboy57 ?/Oct/10 Lead
with Tom
rfdl100 19/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Tanya
Binder 24/Aug/10 Lead
RiPomc 24/Aug/10 Lead
enrogue 14/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Naomi Bourne
Hidden 03/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Jul/10 Lead
hels86 31/Jul/10 2nd
with Tom
Hidden 22/Jul/10 2nd β
Where is my shoe? 18/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/10 Lead rpt
pdhammond 02/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Michael Aylen 23/May/10 Lead
AirAshby 21/May/10 Lead O/S
with Vicki Rice
Hidden 24/Apr/10 Lead dnf
pielander 19/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with keith
Danny Crump 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with John Andrews, Richard Vaughan
Hidden 11/Apr/10 TR dog
Hidden 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
philgeorge999 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Gareth
jack36987 09/Apr/10 Lead β
with Alex Saunders
spamcan29 09/Apr/10 Lead O/S

second sport lead, again very polished due to many assents

Matty 05/Apr/10 Lead O/S
JimBee ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Mesh, Andy Kuszyk, Ian Burt
Burt ?/Apr/10 Lead
crack ?/Apr/10 Lead
with simon
KDhruev 21/Mar/10 Solo O/S
with rohan
Dan_F 15/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2010 2nd
nick jeans ??/2010 Lead
with tony adshead
Matthew Edwards 24/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Oct/09 2nd
Anthony Allsopp 04/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Nicole Moriarty
Dawlish 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Peterose 30/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Susan
drewclimber 28/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with paul, gordon
Hidden 12/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/09 2nd
Matt02003 ?/Aug/09 Lead
benthfc ?/Aug/09 Solo
robandian ?/Aug/09 Lead
Hidden 18/Jul/09 Lead O/S
fordie77 01/Jul/09 2nd
AlastairB 01/Jul/09 Lead O/S
gaz_jones 28/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with James Bench
cham749 27/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Jo Lynch
andrew549 30/May/09 Lead O/S
Kylie 28/May/09 TR O/S
with RUMC
Hidden 27/May/09 Lead O/S
PerrinT 27/May/09 2nd
Hidden 24/May/09 Lead O/S
nikinko 10/May/09 Lead O/S

not easy to distinguish the line from Magical Misty Tour. Apparently according to one the many 'seconds' one of the side pull holds is breathing!

with craggy ladies
Hidden 18/Apr/09 Lead
Hidden ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Nexonen 28/Mar/09 TR O/S
with RL
Rob Laird 28/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Andy
Hidden 21/Mar/09 Lead O/S
cayteye 15/Mar/09 Lead
with Paul Highams
tradguy 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S
jifwally 22/Feb/09 -
Hidden 21/Feb/09 Lead β
Hidden 24/Jan/09 Lead O/S
thompson1000 ??/2009 -
mark_wellin ??/2009 Lead O/S
Adrian Daniels 07/Dec/08 Lead
with Steve Webster
jayne-bravo 15/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Gill (nst)
vertigo 03/Oct/08 Lead O/S
rhino_bill 03/Oct/08 Lead β
Lallylandslider 03/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/08 TR O/S
robblowen 27/Aug/08 Lead O/S

Very polished for grade!!

with Olly
benparratt ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
FrostyWebb 01/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Josh King
julian allen 18/Jun/08 Lead O/S
argyle_dude 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
krikoman 23/May/08 Lead O/S
with Sally Strawberry
Marti999 10/May/08 Solo O/S
joshwales ?/May/08 Lead rpt
leemaybr05 08/Apr/08 Solo rpt
Hidden ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S
smargerison 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Sam
sihillier ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Ian Wilson
Alex More ??/2008 Lead
daza 26/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Philip
james.f.williamson 21/Dec/07 Lead O/S
jesscooney 21/Dec/07 2nd
staceyjg 03/Dec/07 2nd O/S
minaturechris 03/Dec/07 2nd
with Stacey
Steve954 27/Oct/07 Lead O/S

Easy Lead, no real issues

nublet 21/Oct/07 Lead O/S
PerrinT 21/Oct/07 Lead
bumpkinberry ?/Oct/07 TR
with Phil Freeman, Emma Roddis
gravity 22/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Joff
Hidden 18/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Aug/07 TR O/S
martin one 26/Aug/07 2nd
with pete
mikegilly ?/Aug/07 -
with Roberts
peas 24/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Henry Norman
adambettiss 21/Jun/07 TR O/S
with Lizzy Boston
Herron 20/Jun/07 Lead O/S
hallex 11/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with BEx Atkinson and Neil Harrison
Bex Atkinson 11/Jun/07 Lead O/S
tavarua 10/Jun/07 Lead O/S

Polished. Stay away!

with Sarah
Gem29 08/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Darren_R ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Alice Missions
Hidden 17/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/07 Lead O/S
Somerset swede basher 23/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Lucy Benson
dobby 200 17/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Mar/07 Lead O/S
Sleeping Cat 17/Mar/07 2nd
with Andy
Hidden 17/Mar/07 2nd
alexrp 16/Mar/07 Lead
with Lee R
108bez108 17/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Steve
CharlieC 11/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Jon (not dave)
fivestar ?/Feb/07 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Jan/07 Solo O/S
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 TR
Scott N ??/2007 -
phil_freeman ??/2007 Lead
with dave spence
hutchay ??/2007 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Oct/06 Lead O/S
sprocket90 24/Sep/06 Lead O/S

No problems with this 3 bolt shortie.

with Eric
Hidden 10/Sep/06 Lead
Sandy Holford ?/Sep/06 Solo
Rebecca North 23/Jul/06 TR O/S
with Fi
Tony Adshead 13/Jul/06 TR O/S
thelizard 13/Jul/06 TR β
with Tony Adshead
freelancer_85 17/Jun/06 Lead β
with Steve W
maddogmac 15/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with munky
annakyn ?/Jun/06 Lead
Rebecca North 28/May/06 TR O/S
with Gaithaa
Hidden 25/May/06 Lead O/S
ebunick 13/May/06 Lead O/S
with Lou
Darrell Read 06/May/06 Lead
jonathan watt 08/Apr/06 Lead
DerwentDiluted ?/Apr/06 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
steve taylor ??/2006 Lead
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Lead
Lloyders ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
goingupintheworld ??/2006 -
with RUMC
Phil PBC ??/2006 -
Hidden ?/Nov/05 Lead O/S
Crabby 15/Oct/05 TR dog
with cheeky
cheeky 15/Sep/05 2nd
with Cat Payne
Hidden 16/Aug/05 Lead O/S
trevor macalonan 13/Aug/05 Lead O/S
tobydunford 23/Jul/05 Solo O/S
davewing 04/Feb/05 Lead

Easy enough climbing on polished holds leading to a more challenging move just before the LO

broc 23/Jan/05 Lead O/S
with Rik
ZA ?/Jan/05 Lead
with UWCM CC
PWEI_fan ??/2005 -
Wayne S ??/2005 -
Hidden 01/Aug/04 Lead O/S
Jacob Ram 04/Aug/03 Lead
with elisa best
Alaric 27/Jul/03 TR O/S

Karen led

with Karen B, Neil
Peter Swift ?/May/03 Lead O/S

polished hold all the way

with Rebeun
chris murnin 21/Mar/03 Lead
timharrison ?/Jan/03 Lead
sam coward ??/2003 Lead O/S
with Helen
Richard Horn ??/2003 Lead O/S
aged_ape ?/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Ian G
lost.arrow 23/Feb/02 -
MontyH 12/Jan/02 Lead O/S
with Mandy hobbs
jonberry791 ??/2002 Lead O/S
FrankW 09/Dec/01 Lead rpt
with Rob K
Allan Young 07/Jul/01 Lead O/S
with Michelle Ryan
Gareth 05/May/01 Lead O/S
with Graeme
gripped01 ?/Feb/00 Lead O/S
with Bobby G
Hidden ??/2000 -
climbingrev 06/Sep/99 Lead O/S

Challenging for a shorter person, as it needs a couple of decent stretches. 3B to BB

Steve Mcc 26/Jul/98 Lead O/S
with Ben Booth, Nick Hinton
brew_guru ?/Jul/98 Lead O/S
with chris williams/jon ratcliffe
Hidden ??/1998 -
simon kimber ??/1996 Lead
simon kimber ??/1996 Lead
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Krustythebrown, davem05, MichaelAzzopardi
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Style of ascent
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