Rockfax Description
Climb the cracks, ledges and walls above the buddleia bush. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Portland for the beginner (lead climbs).

Kevin Wood 02/Nov TR O/S
with Alex Gower-Jackson
AJ007 31/Oct Solo O/S
JayAsh 31/Oct Lead O/S
with AJ
Hidden 18/Oct Lead
Hartz 24/Sep Lead O/S
Adam Perrett 25/Aug Lead rpt


Paulus122 25/Aug Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug Lead O/S
steven703 11/Jul Lead
Hidden 13/Jun Lead O/S
Rickrick 13/Jun -
Hidden 05/Apr Lead O/S
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
Jkellaway 21/Jul/14 Lead
Chunk 05/Jul/14 -
AndrewHeaton 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Apr/14 Lead
slugger5uk 26/Mar/14 Lead O/S
runwildjohn 26/Mar/14 Lead
with Alice Horton
lukimotaka 16/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Lizzie B 08/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with UBMC
Hidden 01/Mar/14 2nd rpt
Hidden 01/Mar/14 Lead O/S
VFR Tom ??/2014 Lead O/S

Early April 2014 climbed.

Shakti 23/Oct/13 -

Bottom rope

ejellard 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Tim
LauraTejada ?/Sep/13 AltLd
Rhi Rhi 27/Aug/13 Lead
Jenben 25/Aug/13 -
MGrock 15/Aug/13 Lead
mcrockett 04/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S
swmackey 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
alan.phobos 25/May/13 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/May/13 Lead O/S
Gareth 06/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Mark
montymoo 06/Apr/13 Lead
with Gareth
Hidden 02/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jan/13 Lead O/S
will ??/2013 Lead O/S
homing-penguin 18/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Maz
solo-penguin 18/Nov/12 2nd O/S
BB1 01/Sep/12 Lead

Nice move to the top bolts.

with Jose
Hidden 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Lewis201 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Psych ?/Aug/12 Lead rpt
SarahSumner 20/Jun/12 Lead
rachchanter 03/Jun/12 Lead dog
Hidden ?/Jun/12 Lead
munch88 20/May/12 Lead O/S
with rob
robblowen 20/May/12 Lead O/S
with Munch
Hedley 16/May/12 Lead O/S
aldred 16/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Mar/12 Lead
Hidden 18/Mar/12 Lead
klo1981 03/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Andrew White
Hidden ?/Mar/12 Lead dog
sarahlizzy 21/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Syv
tommytom ??/2012 Lead O/S
petecox84 ??/2012 -
John Brayshaw 22/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Erica
erica 22/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with John
Hidden ?/Nov/11 TR O/S
tommy 07/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 02/Aug/11 Lead
f.kav 02/Aug/11 Lead


benwhit ?/Aug/11 Lead
with Rich
jimecallaw 30/Jul/11 -
Hidden 28/Jul/11 -
Hidden 28/Jul/11 Lead O/S
edordead 23/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 08/Jul/11 2nd
amyrosemason 13/Jun/11 Lead O/S
danfunkman 25/May/11 Lead O/S
Shua1990 25/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/May/11 Lead O/S
Josh_West 16/Apr/11 2nd
Adam Law 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
tex.ryan 01/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with jib jib
tex.ryan 01/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with jib jib
Hidden 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S
LaMentalist 24/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Andy 'Arf Scargill" Caldswell
tom parsons 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with James Barry
Hidden 14/Feb/11 Lead
Fatclimber 06/Feb/11 Lead O/S
with London Meet up Group
Hidden 09/Jan/11 Lead
Dannywallcrawler ??/2011 TR O/S
Boogs ??/2011 Lead β
jamjambarwick ??/2011 Lead
Psych ??/2011 Lead O/S
MarkyMark_7 ??/2011 Lead β
phildavies84 21/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with Craig
jhawton 10/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with Matthew Roberts
roberts1234567890 10/Nov/10 Lead
with Jamie Hawton
Hidden ?/Nov/10 Lead
Madd2731 20/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Qi Xie
sam coward 19/Sep/10 Lead rpt
with Nat, Helen
rfdl100 19/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Tanya
diabolous616 12/Sep/10 TR O/S
with reece hadley and emma williams
Hidden 29/Aug/10 Lead RP
RiPomc 24/Aug/10 Lead
enrogue 14/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Naomi Bourne
Hidden 22/Jul/10 2nd β
Tony Adshead 18/Jul/10 TR O/S
Hidden 18/Jul/10 TR O/S
Hidden 11/Jul/10 2nd
Hidden 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/10 Lead rpt
Tom Seccombe 17/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Tj murray 17/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/May/10 2nd β
rovers777 20/Apr/10 Lead dog
pielander 19/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with keith
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Apr/10 2nd dnf
Hidden 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
jack36987 09/Apr/10 Lead O/S
spamcan29 09/Apr/10 2nd β

first sport route. At the boulder follow the route to the left not the right

Hidden 01/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Sleeping Cat 01/Apr/10 2nd
with Andy
Hidden 01/Apr/10 2nd
KDhruev 21/Mar/10 Solo RP
with rohan
Dan_F 15/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Mar/10 Lead
TheLegoMan 07/Mar/10 Lead dog
mtom91 07/Mar/10 Lead
Tj murray 07/Mar/10 Lead
Hidden 06/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
nick jeans ??/2010 Lead
with tony adshead
RandomHero 14/Dec/09 Lead O/S
Matthew Edwards 24/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Oct/09 2nd
mattshort 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/09 Lead
dereke12000 31/Aug/09 Lead
Peterose 30/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Susan
Peterose 30/Aug/09 TR rpt
with Susan
Howes 29/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Katie Elaine
enrogue 14/Aug/09 Lead
with Alex Popescu
Hidden 12/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/09 2nd
benthfc ?/Aug/09 Solo
robandian ?/Aug/09 Lead
Hidden 24/Jul/09 Lead
Ben Sidsaph 12/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Megan Belcher
fordie77 01/Jul/09 2nd
AlastairB 01/Jul/09 Lead O/S
John-Luke Casey 16/Jun/09 Lead
PerrinT ?/Jun/09 2nd
andrew549 30/May/09 Lead
Kylie 28/May/09 2nd O/S
with RUMC
matt green(uni) 23/May/09 Lead O/S
carl_123 13/May/09 Lead O/S
with foy
Hidden 19/Apr/09 Lead
Hidden 18/Apr/09 Lead
asmith37 13/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
El3ctroFuzz 31/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Adam West
Rob Laird 28/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Andy
g.r.thornton 28/Feb/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Feb/09 Lead β
Hidden 24/Jan/09 Lead O/S
thompson1000 ??/2009 -
mark_wellin ??/2009 Lead O/S
clukins 13/Dec/08 Lead O/S

Very rainy day, rock was soaked. Not a high climb, 2 bolts and then the lower off.

Steve13 13/Dec/08 Lead O/S
with Adam Billing, Craig Lukins
Adrian Daniels 07/Dec/08 Lead
with Steve Webster
rhino_bill 29/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Fiona Cunningham
nikinko 15/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Maggie
jayne-bravo 15/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Gill (nst)
NewLeaf 15/Nov/08 2nd
with nikki
Lallylandslider 03/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/08 TR O/S
cherad 06/Aug/08 Lead O/S
FrostyWebb 02/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Tom
benparratt ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
julian allen 18/Jun/08 Lead O/S
gav 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Tim
Grayman50 07/Jun/08 -

The lovely pocket about 20cm from the top of this climb is a nest, so be aware that if you use it in the nesting season you maybe in for a small suprise

with Dom, Gemma
Hidden ?/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/May/08 Lead O/S
joshwales ?/May/08 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/May/08 Lead
RFWilkie 03/Apr/08 Lead O/S
quantized 22/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with Emma Bowles
Hidden ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S
freemanTom ?/Mar/08 Lead
Mark Stitson (ULGMC) 24/Feb/08 Lead
smargerison 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Sam
sihillier ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Ian Wilson
Alex More ??/2008 Lead
Marti999 ??/2008 Solo O/S
daza 30/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Ceara
staceyjg 03/Dec/07 2nd O/S
minaturechris 03/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Stacey
Hidden 17/Nov/07 2nd
dobby 200 21/Oct/07 Lead rpt
Hidden 23/Sep/07 TR O/S
whiting.jp 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with jamesca and chris poad
gravity 22/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Joff
Hidden 09/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Zoomer 19/Aug/07 2nd
Jules 210681 19/Aug/07 Lead
Sandy Holford ?/Aug/07 Solo
Lady Lou Lou ?/Aug/07 TR
with Peter Tecks
mikegilly ?/Aug/07 -
with Roberts
pete.hutchings ?/Aug/07 Lead O/S
peas 24/Jul/07 TR O/S
with Henry Norman
joe_alexander 16/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Emma
crazydaisy 16/Jul/07 2nd
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
with Neil Harrison
sce8 09/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Livy
Gem29 08/Jun/07 Lead O/S
leemaybr05 06/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with angry kev
dobby 200 ?/Jun/07 Lead rpt
Darren_R ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Alice Missions
Hidden 05/May/07 Lead O/S
Somerset swede basher 23/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Lucy Benson
toasted 24/Mar/07 Lead
with Paul Greenhow
ellentaylor 18/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Richard Friend
vertigo 17/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Liz Stewart
108bez108 17/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Steve
CharlieC 11/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Jon (not dave)
dannyboy83 ?/Jan/07 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 TR
Scott N ??/2007 -
PerrinT ??/2007 TR
phil_freeman ??/2007 Lead
with dave spence
hutchay ??/2007 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Nov/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Oct/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Oct/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/06 Lead
thelizard 13/Jul/06 TR β

Tony Led

with Tony Adshead
maddogmac 15/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with munky
tobydunford 29/May/06 Lead O/S
with Lisa Paling, Lauren Brown, Ash Cooper
LiLaMont 29/May/06 Lead O/S
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
Phil PBC ??/2006 -
Hidden ?/Nov/05 Lead O/S
sasmojo ?/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with kate farley
Hidden 16/Aug/05 Lead O/S
Rob Laird ?/May/05 Lead O/S
davewing 04/Feb/05 Lead
ZA ?/Jan/05 Lead
with UWCM CC
PWEI_fan ??/2005 -
Rob Kennard ??/2005 -
Wayne S ??/2005 -
Hidden ?/Oct/04 TR
chrisrogers ?/Sep/04 Lead O/S
with David ?
Hidden 01/Aug/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/04 Lead O/S
homing-penguin 04/Apr/04 Lead
Jacob Ram 04/Aug/03 Lead
with elisa best
chris murnin 21/Mar/03 Lead
timharrison ?/Jan/03 Lead
sam coward ??/2003 Lead O/S
with Helen
Richard Horn ??/2003 Lead O/S
jl 22/Jun/02 Lead
with Barry
aged_ape ?/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Ian G
MontyH 29/Mar/02 Lead O/S
with Paul Milton
MontyH 12/Jan/02 Lead O/S
with Mandy hobbs
jonberry791 ??/2002 Lead O/S
Allan Young 07/Jul/01 Lead β
with Ann Rees
Rob Oram 26/Jun/01 Lead O/S

Re introducing Andrew to climbing after a LONG absence.

with Richard Frewin & Andrew Weaver
rrrock! ?/Jun/01 Lead
FrankW 14/Jan/01 Lead rpt
with Joe
rocktigger ?/Aug/00 2nd O/S
with Ian, Clare
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

brew_guru ?/Jul/98 Lead O/S
with chris williams/jon ratcliffe
Hidden ??/1998 -
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
davem05, MichaelAzzopardi, ukphil
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Style of ascent
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