Rockfax Description
Climb direct to a good break below the final wall. Climb the wall with difficulty, right of the bolts and reach left to clip the lower-off. © Rockfax

AJ007 31/Oct Lead O/S
JayAsh 31/Oct Lead O/S
with AJ
lewiz 26/Sep Lead O/S
with Artur Malczuk
Adam Perrett 29/Aug Lead RP
with Sarah Perrett
mattjson 22/Jul Lead O/S
with Maria
mackem9 22/Jul 2nd
alexcummings95 17/Jul TR O/S
Tithe Technique 08/Jul 2nd dog
charley 08/Jul Lead O/S
with Kev
Valentino 29/Jun Lead O/S
with Jay
Rickrick 13/Jun -
Technoguile 13/Jun Lead O/S
acer2012 18/Apr Lead O/S
christina9689 04/Apr TR dog
with dkelly
Hidden ?/Mar -
Hidden 08/Feb AltLd O/S
Marcus 08/Feb AltLd
Samuel P 11/Jan Lead O/S
with Tommy
Hidden 11/Jan Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Sep/14 Lead β
Mike.Kinge 15/Aug/14 Lead RP
with Joe Harris
Steven1993 05/Jun/14 Lead dog
Hidden 05/May/14 Lead dog
JUSTADUDE 30/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Was more difficult than expected!

Penfold Merton 12/Apr/14 Lead dog

Tried a direct approach to the final bolt, but struggled to find anything except smooth rock.

Hidden 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
henry.jeffreys 08/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with UBMC
Patrick Clissold 22/Feb/14 Lead
with Eleri Clissold
RobScarisbrick 11/Jan/14 -
with Hammond
Hidden 11/Jan/14 Lead O/S
Bernie L 11/Jan/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Jenben 28/Sep/13 -
Theeni 15/Sep/13 Lead O/S
LauraTejada ?/Sep/13 AltLd
Rhi Rhi 27/Aug/13 Lead
mcrockett 04/Aug/13 TR dog
Hidden ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
jsmcfarland ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Polished. Crap

Hidden 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Chomp 22/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Laura Meleleu, Jo Panter
Gareth 06/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Mark
montymoo 06/Apr/13 Lead
with Gareth
amy91 24/Mar/13 TR
with Julia Hinchliffe
Jules_Julia 24/Mar/13 TR dog
Hidden 02/Mar/13 Lead dog
will ??/2013 Lead O/S
Psych ?/Sep/12 Lead RP
Hidden 20/Aug/12 Lead dog
Hidden 17/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Curly Rich 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S

warm up

with Gary Craggy, Darren
Dax 05/Aug/12 Lead dog

Hard at the top

with RhysP
Lewis201 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Psych ?/Aug/12 Lead dog
Hidden 20/Jul/12 2nd O/S
Jordon Fleming 20/Jul/12 Lead O/S

nice warm up and done in flip flops

with matt
HairyBean 08/Jul/12 TR dnf
Hidden 27/May/12 TR rpt
Hidden 27/May/12 Lead dnf
kierandm 27/May/12 TR
oddessy_uk 26/May/12 Lead O/S
Marcin78 10/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Basia
Hidden 26/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Legs 18/Mar/12 Lead
Hidden 18/Mar/12 2nd
tommytom ??/2012 Lead O/S
petecox84 ??/2012 -
slugger5uk ??/2012 Lead
HarryB 20/Nov/11 Lead
with Al
Hidden 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Nov/11 TR O/S
JackHatton 08/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with richy mardell
Hidden 08/Oct/11 Lead O/S
tommy 07/Oct/11 TR
marcb 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
simon.roberts 27/Sep/11 Lead
garth paterson 27/Sep/11 Lead
mattc 25/Sep/11 Lead O/S
edordead 10/Sep/11 Lead
Hidden 04/Sep/11 Lead dog
Hidden 02/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 28/Jul/11 -
Hidden 28/Jul/11 Lead O/S
eckleysam 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Robert
rd20 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Frostie 17/Jul/11 Lead O/S
martin clarke 17/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 16/Jul/11 Lead
stephen ashworth 16/Jul/11 Lead
edordead 18/Jun/11 Lead
Chris Redding 13/Jun/11 Lead O/S
ameliface 12/Jun/11 2nd O/S
cragfox ?/Jun/11 TR
Emma birchenough ?/Jun/11 2nd dog
danfunkman 25/May/11 Lead
Shua1990 25/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/May/11 TR
Hidden ?/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/11 Lead O/S
jon_ridley 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Josh_West 16/Apr/11 2nd
John Lewis 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Maureen
Hidden 03/Apr/11 2nd
tex.ryan 02/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with jib jib
lecko ?/Apr/11 Lead dog
Hidden 29/Mar/11 Lead
Binder 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Chris L
LaMentalist 24/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Andy 'Arf Scargill" Caldswell
tom parsons 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with James Barry
lee2k1 ??/2011 Lead O/S
Boogs ??/2011 Lead β
jamjambarwick ??/2011 Lead
MarkyMark_7 ??/2011 Lead β
Hidden ?/Nov/10 Lead
Tony Adshead 24/Oct/10 TR O/S
Hidden 24/Aug/10 Lead dog
Hidden 16/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
taps323 ?/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden 22/Jul/10 Lead O/S
matt_read 21/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Short climb, more routes to the right where the ivy has been removed.

TobyA 21/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Think it was this one - it had a very bouldery move at the end anyway to clip the lower off.

with Olli
tania 18/Jul/10 TR
with Charles
Hidden 03/Jul/10 Lead
Hidden ?/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Sami Mandeel 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S
k2col 20/Jun/10 Lead rpt

The ivy has gone now and there are new routes to the right. Tricky finish.

Saurus 19/Jun/10 Lead

That is one cheeky little sting at the end of the route, had to find some love on Bonsai at the top...

Tom Seccombe 17/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Tj murray 17/Jun/10 Lead O/S
dereke12000 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Nice climb, no impossible bits!!

with Rich
AndyJBooth 31/May/10 Lead O/S

The top is tricky

peterbrett 29/May/10 Lead dnf
erbridger 24/May/10 Lead
Eike 23/May/10 Lead
Hidden 23/May/10 2nd
barfani chita 19/May/10 Lead dnf

Aaaah! That end stung me!

with Saurus
Kingsjester 17/May/10 TR O/S

Tricky middle section with very little for your hands.

Michael Aylen 15/May/10 Lead
benwhit ?/May/10 Lead
rovers777 20/Apr/10 Lead dog
pielander 19/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with keith
jack36987 09/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Alex Saunders
spamcan29 09/Apr/10 2nd β

only one of my group who managed it without a bodged knee or two on the day

with Alex Saunders
SJFox86 07/Apr/10 TR O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/10 TR
Graham Westbrook ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
steven24584 ?/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Steve954 06/Feb/10 TR dog

Great route, had to go off piste onto Bonsai towards the top but then back across just before the finish. Tiny finger tip holds

with Andy, Rich
nick jeans ??/2010 Lead
with tony adshead
Hidden 06/Dec/09 Lead
Curly Rich ?/Dec/09 Lead

not sure if finished correctly may have finished on Bonsai

mattshort 27/Sep/09 Lead dog
Hidden 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/09 Lead
Hidden 04/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Peterose 30/Aug/09 TR dog

Interesting beginning. The last move to grab the edge is a good 6. The bolts at the top should be changed (2/3 is gone).

with Susan
thelizard 30/Aug/09 Lead β
with Jude Adshead, Nathan adshead, Tony Adshead
drewclimber 28/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with paul, gordon
ptcmbk 28/Aug/09 2nd
enrogue 14/Aug/09 Lead
with Alex Popescu
Hidden 12/Aug/09 Lead RP
Hidden 12/Aug/09 2nd
robandian ?/Aug/09 Lead
lemon 04/Jul/09 2nd

In B3s.

with Tim Rogers
AlastairB 01/Jul/09 Lead dnf

Too knackered!

Hidden 29/Jun/09 Lead O/S
givemetea 21/Jun/09 Lead dnf

what a desparate finish for a 5+! fell off going for the anchor ... and I don't remember falling off a f5+ before. wouldn't 6a+ be more accurate grade for that last move??

with Craig Jenkins
Simon Bowyer 14/Jun/09 Lead
with Lydia
Chris Harding 13/Jun/09 Lead dog
with Dave Stevenson
olmo 06/Jun/09 -
with Johannes
PerrinT ?/Jun/09 TR
with Shaun Lowman
andrew549 30/May/09 Lead
djking1983 26/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/09 Lead
El3ctroFuzz 31/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Adam West
cmsg 29/Mar/09 Lead dnf
Hidden 28/Mar/09 Lead dog
Hidden 07/Mar/09 Lead O/S
thompson1000 ??/2009 -
mark_wellin ??/2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Nov/08 Lead O/S
jayne-bravo 15/Nov/08 2nd dnf

Unable to do the Sting section - detoured left onto Bonsai to reach the lower-off.

with Adam (nst)
Hidden 08/Nov/08 Lead
Hidden 02/Nov/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
vertigo 02/Oct/08 Lead RP
maresia 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Billy
Poco Loco 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Lawrie Skinner
LeighAdams 11/Sep/08 Lead
with Eddie Banks
daveyji ?/Sep/08 Lead
robblowen 27/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with wessels
Karlos 02/Aug/08 Lead
FrostyWebb 07/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Julie
Hidden 28/Jun/08 Lead O/S
budoghost 11/Jun/08 Lead O/S
sihillier 01/Jun/08 Lead dnf
with Ian Wilson
jifwally ?/Jun/08 -
with Sarah
nadeem ?/Jun/08 Lead
Marti999 24/May/08 Lead O/S
with Jemma
poey50 ?/May/08 Lead RP
with Rowan15
joshwales ?/May/08 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/May/08 Lead
Hidden 13/Apr/08 Lead
tobydunford 09/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Gerraint
Mark Stitson (ULGMC) 24/Feb/08 2nd
theone 02/Feb/08 Lead O/S

very nice climb !!!tricky towards the top one hard thinking move to solve

with liam
Hidden 26/Jan/08 Lead O/S
sharmawho? ??/2008 Lead O/S
with oli, chris
Hidden ??/2008 Lead O/S
Alex More ??/2008 Lead
daza 30/Dec/07 Lead
with Ceara
Jonathan Emett 24/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Peter Weston
james.f.williamson 21/Dec/07 Lead O/S
jesscooney 21/Dec/07 2nd
Steve954 27/Oct/07 2nd dnf

Crap, could not get past the half way mark.

dobby 200 21/Oct/07 Lead O/S

feels closer to 6a at the top

Monk 21/Oct/07 Lead rpt
with RUMC
bumpkinberry ?/Oct/07 TR
with Phil Freeman, Emma Roddis
james.f.williamson 29/Sep/07 Lead dog

1 fall just above last bolt before top

with Nathan Wallace
Somerset swede basher 18/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Sarah Stirling
Hidden 26/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Aug/07 TR O/S
martin one 26/Aug/07 TR
with pete
Zoomer 19/Aug/07 Lead dog
Jules 210681 19/Aug/07 2nd
Wayne.Gaudin 09/Aug/07 TR dog

The tricky move at the top was ok. Wish I had tried it lead.

with David Turland, Phil Renwick
Hidden 09/Aug/07 -
pete.hutchings ?/Aug/07 Lead O/S
bluepoppy 29/Jul/07 TR
with Ian
fivestar 07/Jul/07 Lead
leemaybr05 29/Jun/07 TR rpt

i always end up top roping this, need to grow the balls to lead it. i know the moves, just need to man-up!

with emma
Herron 20/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead RP
Darren_R ?/Jun/07 TR
with Alice Missions
AsleepOnBelay 06/May/07 Lead O/S
with Sarah Davis
Hidden 05/May/07 2nd
adambettiss 02/Apr/07 TR dog
with Pete Coceani
John-Luke Casey ?/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Kev Nash
toasted 24/Mar/07 Lead
with Paul Greenhow
Hidden 17/Mar/07 TR O/S
Sleeping Cat 17/Mar/07 TR
with Andy
Hidden 17/Mar/07 TR
MontyH 03/Mar/07 Lead rpt

what a load a crap, 6a+ move at the top.

with pete frost
freakeystyley34 10/Feb/07 Lead
Hidden 03/Feb/07 Lead dnf
jchenoweth 01/Feb/07 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Jan/07 Solo O/S
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 TR
Scott N ??/2007 -
PerrinT ??/2007 2nd
Sandy Holford ??/2007 Lead
hutchay ??/2007 Lead O/S
Monk 18/Nov/06 Lead dog

I fell off the top moves! I haven't failed on a 5 for years!!!!

with RUMC
richw2k2 26/Oct/06 Lead O/S
with Monika
Moniawl 26/Oct/06 2nd
with rich
Hidden 10/Sep/06 Lead
Hidden 27/Aug/06 TR rpt
KevB 17/Aug/06 Lead
Greg Pittam ?/Aug/06 Lead
Hidden 30/Jul/06 2nd
jonathan watt 15/Jul/06 Lead
thelizard 13/Jul/06 Lead β

The last move is the crux

with Tony Adshead
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 09/Jul/06 Lead O/S
maddogmac 15/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with munky
annakyn ?/Jun/06 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/06 Lead RP
ebunick 13/May/06 Lead O/S
with Lou
jimjimmyjimjim 13/May/06 Lead rpt
BennyBoy ?/May/06 Lead O/S
with Dylan Burgess
Noodles ?/Apr/06 Lead
with James Andrews, Simon Downing
Hidden 11/Feb/06 TR
steve taylor ??/2006 Lead
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
freelancer_85 ??/2006 Lead dnf

Can't get the move above the second bolt. Tried it on lead and toprope several times. Anyone got any hints?

with Megan
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Philip de-Beger ??/2006 -
Lloyders ??/2006 -
Phil PBC ??/2006 -
mart rich 11/Dec/05 TR dog

The sting is half way down the tail

with Steve Moody, David Clark
Hidden 23/Oct/05 Lead O/S
cheeky 15/Sep/05 Lead O/S

No Finish to climb due to broken hold.

with Cat Payne
sasmojo ?/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with kate farley
Hidden 02/Jul/05 Lead dog
Rob Laird ?/May/05 Lead O/S
Rob in a Field ?/Apr/05 Lead
PWEI_fan ??/2005 -
Wayne S ??/2005 -
Hidden 01/Aug/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Jul/04 Lead O/S
Martin ??/2004 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2004 Lead
Rob Oram 06/Aug/03 Lead O/S
with Richard Frewin
chris murnin 14/Jun/03 Lead
chris murnin 12/Jun/03 TR
homing-penguin 03/Mar/03 Lead
timharrison ?/Feb/03 Lead RP
sam coward ??/2003 Lead O/S
with Helen
Richard Horn ??/2003 Lead O/S
furry 06/Oct/02 TR
with Phil B
jl 22/Jun/02 Lead
with Barry
Hidden 03/Jun/02 Lead β
aged_ape ?/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Ian G
Hidden 21/Apr/02 Lead O/S
MontyH 29/Mar/02 Lead O/S
with Paul Milton
jonberry791 ??/2002 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Oct/01 Lead O/S
rrrock! ?/Jun/01 2nd
Hidden 27/May/01 Lead dog
Gareth 05/May/01 Lead RP
with Graeme
FrankW 16/Sep/00 Lead O/S
with Levi
gripped01 ?/Feb/00 Lead O/S
with Bobby G
Hidden ??/2000 -
Hidden 25/Oct/99 Lead O/S
climbingrev 10/Sep/99 TR rpt

Nice 5+with some quite long reaches. Approx. 4B to lower off. Final move is the crux; hence the name! I WILL LEAD THIS ONE DAY!

Hidden 26/Oct/98 2nd
brew_guru ?/Jul/98 Lead O/S
with chris williams/jon ratcliffe
Steve Mcc 30/Jun/98 Lead dnf

2 moves from the top

with Ben Booth
Hidden ??/1998 -
Hidden 14/Sep/96 Lead dnf
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