Rockfax Description
An excellent jug haul up some steep ground and a slight groove through the overhangs. A Dancing Ledge classic. © Rockfax

FA. Pete Oxley 17.3.88 17/Mar/1988

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Dancing Ledge apprenticeship, Dancing Ledge Sport Climbs.

Euge401 18/Sep Lead β
with mattski
bede.west 14/Aug Lead β

Flash, draws in. RH rather than LH chains, topo differs from description(7a) in new Swanage guide? 6c+/7a?

ian d f 11/Aug Lead O/S
with Richard
Adam Willison 11/Jul Lead

Second go. Did it twice

Mike Weatherill 09/Jul Lead
paultaylor 08/Jul Lead rpt
SFrancis 26/Jun Lead dog


Mike Weatherill 18/Jun Lead rpt
paultaylor 20/May Lead rpt
Hidden 08/May Lead dnf
Matti Puckridge 10/Apr -
Edward Kwong 10/Apr Lead RP

Tricky up and left over the roof, nice and juggy otherwise.

Thomarnold 02/Nov/15 -
merlin138 31/Oct/15 Lead RP

3rp as the sun went down, how romantic.

_m.cox_ 03/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Laurence Everitt 06/Jul/15 Lead RP
GPN 04/Jul/15 Lead
with Annette
chakrit 13/Jun/15 Lead RP
with Gary
paultaylor 11/Jun/15 Lead RP
Hidden 17/May/15 Lead RP
Sophie Nunn 26/Apr/15 Lead RP
with Phil H, Jane W, Ed B, Alan, Brian
philhaigh 26/Apr/15 Lead dog
brian watson 26/Apr/15 Lead RP
Monkey_Alan 26/Apr/15 TR dog
Sophie Nunn 20/Apr/15 Lead dog
with Ed B
ian bryant ??/2015 -
brian watson 15/Nov/14 TR dog
Michael Allday 28/Sep/14 Lead
Dandan82 06/Sep/14 Lead dog
with Rich
Hidden 17/Aug/14 Lead RP
breed 14/Aug/14 Lead O/S

Shouldn't have gone right at the top.

JUSTADUDE 07/Aug/14 Lead dog
with Shane
brices 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Llinos
RKirke 13/Jun/14 Lead RP
with Aaron B, Liam Day
Matt.c.Warner ?/Jun/14 -
JUSTADUDE 25/May/14 Lead β

Awesome climb!

Luxulyan 19/Apr/14 Lead RP
with Dan Browne
Hidden 18/Apr/14 Lead RP
Hidden 04/Aug/13 Lead RP
Sophie Nunn 23/Jul/13 Lead dog
with Martin
Hidden 09/Jun/13 Lead β
paultaylor 09/Jun/13 Lead RP

Got there in the end

Hidden 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
Tangerine_Kingdom 01/Sep/12 Lead RP
with Witold
Stuart Johnston 25/Aug/12 Lead dog
with Cat St. Claire
adam 24 25/Aug/12 Lead
Dibdawg 11/Aug/12 Lead dog
Dean177 07/Aug/12 Lead O/S
quiffhanger 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Fun but harder than expected. Came pretty close to blowing the onsight.

with Joe
Hidden 12/Apr/12 Lead dog
Hidden 07/Mar/12 Lead RP
Hidden 19/Feb/12 Lead RP
Hidden 17/Dec/11 Lead dog
Hidden 27/Nov/11 Lead dog
lewiz 01/Oct/11 Lead dog
nath_casper 25/Sep/11 Lead dnf
with montse
BicepAndrews 24/Sep/11 Lead RP
keithpeck 24/Sep/11 Lead RP
Hidden 18/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Gazleah 31/Aug/11 Lead RP

2nd go

with Eve Carter
Hidden 24/Aug/11 Lead β
Bargate_Champ 29/Jul/11 Lead RP
Hidden 25/Jun/11 TR dnf
La Mont 19/Jun/11 Lead rpt
jbulger 21/May/11 Lead dnf

also got spooked on the rockover! definitely want to come back to it again though!

with andrew
tom.ireson 14/May/11 Lead dnf

got spooked on the rockover, have to go back for this one!

with David Proctor
Ian Ash 14/May/11 Lead RP
Hidden 26/Feb/11 Lead
Tophe ??/2011 Lead rpt
Ed Babs 07/Oct/10 Lead RP
with Harry
Hidden 05/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/10 Lead RP
jld579 ??/2010 Lead β
marcpontin ?/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with huw
trev_f 28/Jul/09 Lead dog
with Ed
Hidden 22/Jun/09 Lead
dmoir 16/Jun/09 Lead RP
Hidden 25/Mar/09 Lead β
Matt Shepherd 16/Oct/08 Lead RP
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead RP
rubben 10/Aug/08 Lead RP
hippo99 20/Jul/08 Lead β
with owen, joe doyel, sam, jon
ASchwirtz 04/May/08 Lead dog

1 fall / rest (missed the bloody finger slot after the right foot rock over) - doh!

with Rob
Marq 04/May/08 2nd dog

3 rests

with Andy Livingstone
Hidden ?/Apr/08 Lead RP
sadams 23/Feb/08 Lead RP
with Eric Hildrew
dan gibson 15/Feb/08 Lead RP
with simon chevis
Hidden 26/Dec/07 Lead rpt
dannyboy83 21/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Matt Shepherd 20/Jul/07 Lead O/S
feilx 18/Feb/07 Lead RP
with Steve P
Monk 18/Feb/07 Lead RP

Fell off the onsight as I missed a crucial hold. Got it second go (just!).

Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
chrisbevins ??/2007 Lead RP
bigie bob 07/May/06 Lead RP
feeko ??/2006 -
Marti999 ??/2006 Lead
pezzerrr 08/Apr/04 Lead O/S
Rockclimber67 01/Feb/01 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/May/99 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/97 Lead β
Roget 02/Apr/95 Lead O/S
with jon
steve taylor ??/1995 Lead
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Andrew Gee, Jake.Perry, serby, selman, tsyrett, Sam4242, Pete Dangerous, paultaylor, J1_TOV, Lez Bee Anne, Hidden, Hidden
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Style of ascent
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