Rockfax Description
Subtle bridging makes this well worth doing. Probably the easiest route in the quarry - if you can get off the ground. © Rockfax

FA. M.King 8.92 Aug/1992

Ticklists: ICAS Climbing Club, Dancing Ledge Sport Climbs.

paultaylor 25/Sep Lead rpt
mdolan 22/Aug Lead O/S
MrJared 02/Aug Lead

Highly polished all the way up, ballsy move to get to the second bolt. Otherwise great route

with Helton
Laramadness 02/Aug Lead β
Hidden 11/Jul Lead
MontyH 04/Jul Lead

Climbing course

with Andy Young
GPN 04/Jul Lead
with Annette
hlburns ?/Jul -
MontyH 03/Jun Lead
with brian and Pete
Echna 29/May Lead rpt
with Rich, Andy
jwhp 16/May Lead O/S
jwhp 16/May Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May TR
Gloria 06/Apr Lead
with Irena Macri
Hidden 06/Apr Lead dog
alice270 06/Apr TR dog
with Moritz
smartydh9 22/Mar Lead rpt

also supper techy

with georgi c
Hidden 06/Jan TR
Hidden 06/Jan Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Dec/14 Lead rpt
mattc 28/Dec/14 Lead O/S
Kaby42 23/Dec/14 TR dog

Had to get off the floor, then relatively easy.

MontyH 05/Dec/14 Lead
with brian and lee
brian watson 05/Dec/14 Lead rpt
with Andy Hobbs, Lee Lander
musgravet 02/Nov/14 Lead O/S
with Alison Hodkin, Doug Wilkie
Matt Broadhurst 01/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Cam S, Nick H
MontyH 13/Sep/14 Lead
with Pete and Lee
Hidden 13/Sep/14 TR dnf
Hidden 11/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/14 Lead
bullybones 03/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Linda F
davidjm ?/Sep/14 Lead
with Pete, Louis
Hidden 30/Aug/14 TR
Ian MK 28/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Anna
Anna Maykova 28/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Ian
steady 24/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Anne S
rockita87 24/Aug/14 TR dog

Getting to the first clip is quite scary; a lot of great bridging

with rockita
Sam4242 21/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Aug/14 2nd
Burty21 04/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Aug/14 Lead rpt
Echna 03/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with Dalinda, Rich
Pete Scott 02/Aug/14 Lead O/S
brian watson 05/Jul/14 TR rpt
with Steve Newman
tomdawson4 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
drifterjoe ?/Jul/14 Lead O/S
SimonMarcYoung 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Ciderslider 14/Jun/14 TR dog
ciderspider 14/Jun/14 TR dog
charley 14/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Mark, Ian
Matt.c.Warner ?/Jun/14 -
JUSTADUDE 25/May/14 Lead O/S
paultaylor 14/May/14 -
dbevacqua 10/May/14 Lead O/S
with Ruth Forbes
Hidden 10/May/14 Lead
Alex Hallam 05/May/14 Lead O/S
with Pete Mack
sbattams 05/May/14 Lead

fell off at second bolt due to polish but got back on and finished

Hidden 01/May/14 Lead dog
Philoosh 18/Apr/14 Lead dog
jimecallaw 11/Apr/14 Lead RP
Hidden 07/Dec/13 TR O/S
Echna 07/Dec/13 Lead O/S
with Matt, Rich
Hidden 22/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Tru 26/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Stroppy 25/Aug/13 Lead rpt
Sam Husband 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Woger, Ed
meltdown34 21/Aug/13 Lead dnf

Tried to lead, sketch move to second clip need to grow a pair

with Doug
meltdown34 21/Aug/13 2nd β
with Doug
Doug91 21/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Matt
Hidden 05/Aug/13 2nd rpt
Hidden 03/Aug/13 Lead
andyclimber 03/Aug/13 2nd dog
Hidden 29/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Rockmonkey1977 20/Jul/13 Lead dog

OK once you work out the moves/holds. Nice bridging and some big jugs...

tomB 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Juliette, Jody
Hidden 15/Jun/13 Lead RP
Krista 15/Jun/13 Lead
with Altai
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Lead O/S
clams ?/Jun/13 Lead
with Doug
CallumSmith ?/Jun/13 Lead
Keiran.A 26/May/13 Lead O/S
with Tibor
professorcobra 26/May/13 Lead O/S
with Tony LeMesmer
Andre Clarke 21/May/13 TR dog

Nasty start espically bad as wet through.

with wedgie
Monkey_Alan 02/May/13 Lead O/S

Very polished, and wet at the bottom.

gibsond 02/May/13 Lead rpt

Wet and polish.....great combination!!!!

Sophie Nunn 18/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Scott
Hidden 18/Apr/13 2nd
Stroppy 20/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Love this route

with Ollie Wilmot
RKirke 20/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Jack W
JDG2428 ??/2013 2nd
Alex Norman 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
mattshort 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Sami Mandeel 21/Aug/12 Lead rpt
with Si, Shamina, Paul
onlyfoddington 19/Aug/12 TR dog
stevorobs3 19/Aug/12 Lead O/S
bpmclimb 15/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Clare
jopayne1988 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S
sam_craddock 01/Jul/12 Lead dog
Linc 19/Jun/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 31/May/12 Lead
gibsond 12/Apr/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S
drewish 21/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Dad
Marti999 09/Mar/12 Lead rpt
Ciro 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S


with Nic
Hidden 11/Feb/12 TR rpt
Stroppy ?/Feb/12 Lead dog

Fine once I was off the ground!

tombushell ?/Feb/12 2nd
with Ed
tombushell ??/2012 TR
with Ed Hastrop
Hidden 09/Dec/11 Lead rpt
Kirill 12/Nov/11 Lead O/S
cem 12/Nov/11 Lead O/S
MontyH 05/Nov/11 Lead
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Andrew Taylor 15/Oct/11 2nd dog
Ducks Rock 24/Sep/11 TR
with Rob G
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Lead O/S
mattprince 23/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Dan Lane 18/Sep/11 Lead O/S

Polished and not all that good.

tradguy 17/Sep/11 Lead β
with Mark Hazell
deejmonkey 17/Sep/11 Lead
Andy Merrick 15/Sep/11 TR
with Deej Monkey
MontyH 14/Sep/11 Lead
with Paul Milton
Tony Adshead 29/Aug/11 TR β
i_a_coops 28/Aug/11 Lead O/S
EmilyElouise 27/Aug/11 Lead RP
jon_gill1 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
stephen.W-S 14/Aug/11 Solo

seriosly hard climbs

Hidden 14/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Sami Mandeel 05/Aug/11 Lead O/S
lioness84 30/Jul/11 -
Julesthe1st 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Mike
jimecallaw 02/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with David, Danny
Dannywallcrawler 02/Jul/11 TR O/S
BicepAndrews 28/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Pete
Tadams 27/Jun/11 Lead O/S
The Ivanator 26/Jun/11 Lead
with Sean
JamesBrowning 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
chrislamming 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Peter Johnson
Chris Redding 25/Jun/11 Lead rpt
Chris Redding 20/Jun/11 Lead dog
andyhurford 11/Jun/11 Lead β
lozowen 10/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Justin Field
jcook1980 08/Jun/11 Lead
davewing 29/May/11 Lead
with Andy H
gnat 29/May/11 Lead O/S
andyhurford 29/May/11 Lead dnf

Knackered after climbing all day!

haydng 22/May/11 Lead rpt
with RachelG
Hidden 22/May/11 Lead β
RMG 22/May/11 2nd
with haydng
Lyndsay Superclimber 21/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/May/11 Lead O/S
marcb 06/May/11 Lead dog
with Kyle Goslan, Michael Moore
Hidden ?/May/11 TR
Hidden 29/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Apr/11 Lead dog
coneco 23/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Rob
mlok2000 16/Apr/11 Lead dnf
with Vin Bondah
adambaker ?/Apr/11 Lead
torsok 13/Mar/11 Lead O/S


with Gergana
tania 13/Mar/11 Lead dog
ian d f 15/Jan/11 Lead O/S
willreddin ??/2011 TR dog
cymjt ??/2011 -
notclive 27/Nov/10 Lead dog

Cold, couldn't feel fingers again, got scared climbing onto final ledge not trusting my fingers; did it eventually wasn't so bad.

with Noe
MontyH 23/Oct/10 Lead

very loose flake after top bulge.

with pete frost
alexanderjwatts 12/Oct/10 Lead
Marc-G 25/Sep/10 Lead dog

Rests only

givemetea 12/Sep/10 Lead O/S
paulnc 22/Aug/10 Lead rpt

Wet and slippery in the rain

with Mike F
MD 19/Aug/10 Lead dog
Sophie Nunn 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Ceridwen 15/Aug/10 TR rpt
gemmatrickey 04/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Peterjuliandawson 17/Jul/10 Lead RP
Hidden 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Braintax 03/Jul/10 Lead
nath_casper 27/Jun/10 Lead O/S
jamespilgrim 26/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Mark
katiep 19/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with Ceri, Robin Head
Ceridwen 19/Jun/10 Lead dog
with Robin Head, Katy Preston
Robin Head 19/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Katie
Hidden 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Jun/10 2nd
Hidden 05/Jun/10 Lead RP
Hidden 05/Apr/10 Lead O/S
j miller ??/2010 -
MontyH 12/Dec/09 Lead
with pete frost
madguernseyboy 06/Dec/09 TR β

Attempted to lead the route but failed and burnt out. On second attempt while top-roping managed to pass the crux.

martin one 06/Dec/09 Lead
with lucy and brendon
pezzerrr 11/Oct/09 Lead O/S
funsized 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 19/Sep/09 TR
with Cath Maxwell, Rich Fox
el_monty 19/Sep/09 Lead β
Joemanglerocks 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Tim Knight
TimKnight 12/Sep/09 TR
marcduhig 16/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Start left Crux: Foot out, pull up on crimp near crack.

with Andrew
TonyB 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Spectacular ammonite between last bolt and lower off.

with Gwilym
eugeneth 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Ian
Rollo 02/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Tom
SandyB ?/Aug/09 TR β
Ade7 26/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Wolfram
Hidden 26/Jul/09 Lead RP
Hamish777 26/Jul/09 2nd dog

A decent route, hard work though.

with Andrea
Hidden 25/Jul/09 Lead dog
garywong 04/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Warren Earle 02/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Nev
MontyH 01/Jul/09 Lead
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Hidden 20/Jun/09 TR rpt
d_meacher 18/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with David Webster
katiep 17/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Ed Shaw
dannyboy83 16/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Alice
Webster 16/Jun/09 Lead dnf
Hidden 14/Jun/09 TR
michpaulatto 24/May/09 Lead O/S
andy dunn 03/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/09 Lead
Kyle Rance 12/Apr/09 Lead
with Chris Cracknell
MontyH 10/Jan/09 Lead
with Lee Lander
breed 09/Jan/09 Lead O/S
thompson1000 ??/2009 -
Alex More ??/2009 Lead O/S
Javis ??/2009 -
chrisrogers 29/Dec/08 Lead O/S

Excellent moves after thin start. 1 of my 2 favourite routes of the day.

with Simon Sander
Hidden 22/Dec/08 Lead O/S
trev_f 06/Dec/08 Lead O/S
with Alex M
Scott McRae 27/Sep/08 Lead dog

Need to get a good winter's training on the wall!

with Tim Gledhill
kylieo 20/Sep/08 Lead
with Phil
whiting.jp 14/Sep/08 Lead O/S

Rendered somewhat taxing by polish.

with jamesca
MontyH 10/Sep/08 Lead
with pete frost
briar4012 11/Aug/08 TR
Hidden 11/Aug/08 Lead O/S
djp1 07/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Greg
pete.hutchings ?/Aug/08 Lead dog
Hidden 15/Jul/08 Lead O/S
Tom Livingstone ?/Jul/08 Lead O/S
Eoinparker 29/Jun/08 TR
with Gaby Amiel, iain ward, james easterbrook
Hidden 28/Jun/08 Lead
deacondeacon 22/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Paul
Hidden 20/Jun/08 Lead dnf
MontyH 14/Jun/08 Lead

on a scout climbing day

Sidsnow 08/Jun/08 Lead dnf
with Ian Wilson
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 02/Jun/08 TR O/S
with Justin Feltham
Hidden ?/Jun/08 Lead O/S
red-poppy ?/Jun/08 2nd O/S

Think this was the climb... Two seconds completed in Dancing Ledge (that I recall). Not a particularly inspirational day.

camjberry 31/May/08 2nd
with Greg Grace
jamie ward 24/May/08 Lead O/S
with Robbie Smyth
Graham C 17/May/08 Lead O/S
Robfromcornwall 05/May/08 Lead RP

Felt a lot harder than 5+.. Good route though.

with Shep
Shepsi 05/May/08 2nd O/S

Technical and enjoyable, felt stiff for 5+.

with Rob Clement
SGD 04/May/08 Lead O/S

Nice little climb this - the start is hard

with Claire Duffield
Marq 04/May/08 Lead O/S
with Andy Livingstone
Ezy Ryder 27/Apr/08 Lead O/S
Oddjob 26/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Andy
Hidden 20/Apr/08 2nd
Hidden 20/Apr/08 Lead
Hidden 05/Apr/08 Lead
superturbo 04/Apr/08 Lead O/S
BBRC ?/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Dan Poulter
ArranR ?/Apr/08 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2008 Lead dog
mark_wellin ??/2008 Lead
Ed Babs 30/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Kate
rubben 23/Nov/07 Lead O/S
AlexD 11/Nov/07 Lead rpt

now ruined by polish... shame.

with Joe
KarlH 10/Nov/07 Lead RP

1st climb of the day. Slipped off at the first bolt on first attempt then came down and climbed it clean. Got far too pumped and the rest of the day was rubbish!

with Neil Williams
MontyH 06/Oct/07 Lead rpt

loverly sunny morning, Pete lead this for the first time.

with pete frost
chris sm 15/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Pippa Froggatt
Hidden 02/Sep/07 Lead dnf
Hidden 31/Aug/07 -
Hidden 12/Aug/07 Lead
HeatherF 06/Aug/07 Lead dog
with Jake
vet 07/Jul/07 2nd
with Jon
JPGR 07/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Yvette
patrickc ?/Jul/07 Lead O/S
PeteLoveless ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
hapymike 07/May/07 Lead
camillaclifford 21/Apr/07 TR dog
with Claire Starkey
Tom Gadsden ?/Mar/07 2nd O/S
with Roly
jchenoweth 24/Feb/07 Lead O/S
Monk 18/Feb/07 Lead O/S
mullermn 18/Feb/07 Lead O/S

Fun route

with Monkey
vertigo 01/Feb/07 Lead β

Felt hard. The rain didn't help.

Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
MontyH 19/Nov/06 Lead rpt
with Brian
lyneux 18/Nov/06 Lead β
with Laurence Weil
MontyH 04/Sep/06 Lead rpt
with Paul Milton
JonBray 25/Aug/06 Lead O/S
MarkRyder 01/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Jerome
Hidden ?/Aug/06 Lead
Hidden 16/Jul/06 Lead
Dorset 12/Jul/06 2nd
with Magnus Lundblad
Rebecca Buckenham 15/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Andre
Richard Horn 11/Jun/06 Lead O/S
rhino_bill 07/May/06 Lead dog
Hidden ?/May/06 Lead dog
tobydunford 18/Apr/06 Lead dog
Hidden 15/Apr/06 Lead
CJE 15/Apr/06 Lead dog

I was having a very bad day!

JWB 15/Apr/06 Lead O/S
thelizard 15/Apr/06 Lead β
Hidden 02/Apr/06 TR
MontyH 02/Apr/06 Lead rpt
with Mandy hobbs
aged_ape ?/Apr/06 Lead β
with Nige T
fybcorp ?/Jan/06 TR

another lead project, not too bad now with the moves planned. BAD DAY.

with mike hayes
Marti999 ??/2006 Lead
Scott N ??/2006 Lead RP
sprocket90 01/Oct/05 Lead O/S

First Lead at a resonable grade. 3 Bolts to staples, a little polished but plenty to brace against. Slight overhang to finish with rest point. Last major hold is an ammonite.

with Amy
ChrisBrooke 05/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with Rachel Smith
Hidden 19/Jun/05 Lead
Hidden 18/Jun/05 Lead
MontyH 10/Apr/05 Lead rpt
with Paul Milton
Hidden ??/2005 -
chrisbevins ??/2005 Lead O/S
Haglington ?/Jul/04 Lead O/S
jl 06/Apr/04 Lead
with Rachel
djking1983 27/Mar/04 Lead
timharrison ?/Mar/04 Lead O/S
with Dominic Holdem
clive-greenwood 30/Oct/03 2nd O/S
with CMC
Martin 01/Jul/03 Lead O/S
Martin 01/Jul/03 Lead O/S
Adrian Daniels 07/Apr/02 2nd
with Steve Webster
andybenham ??/2001 -
Fatclimber ?/Jul/00 Lead dog
with Nigel Cook
MontyH 12/May/00 Lead RP
with Andy Lawrance
Hidden ??/2000 Lead O/S
Brucifer ??/2000 2nd
NickP ??/2000 -
Jacob Ram 07/Nov/99 Lead
with elisa shub
Hidden 07/Mar/99 Lead
Indy Nile 01/Nov/98 Lead RP
with Trelawny Burt, Jonathan Lewis
Plastikote 16/Jun/98 TR O/S
with Tim O
aged_ape 16/Jun/98 TR
climbingrev 30/May/98 TR O/S

Great climb up inside corner (far RHS of back wall). Some nicely exposed bits where you feel that you really are quite high.

Gareth 24/May/98 Lead O/S
andyfeds 03/Mar/97 Lead
with Steve S
Hidden 23/Jun/96 Lead RP
lost.arrow 05/Apr/96 Lead
with Iain Kerr
tomkhoward ??/1996 Lead O/S
with SICMC
Hidden ??/1996 Lead
kp64zl ?/Nov/95 Lead RP
with James B
steve taylor ??/1995 Lead
jonberry791 ??/1995 Lead β
gonggashan ?/Jun/94 -
with Seb
Nigel Coe ?/Jun/92 Lead
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