Rockfax Description
Sustained, technical, and hard for the grade. © Rockfax

FA. Steve Taylor 17.10.93 17/Oct/1993

Ticklists: Hedbury In a Day, Hedbury Sport Routes.

paultaylor 02/Sep Lead rpt
Matt.c.Warner 02/Sep Lead RP
with PT
meltdown34 31/Aug Lead O/S
uniquerkw 31/Aug TR rpt
Whitters 29/Aug Lead RP
with Rachel Whitfield
HenryMeier 15/Aug Lead G/U
Greg_ohara 15/Aug Lead O/S
MontyH 25/Jul Lead
with brian and Pete, lee lander and Paul Milton
Joris.Roulleau 19/Jul Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jun Lead rpt
paultaylor 13/Jun Lead rpt
Matt.c.Warner 13/Jun Lead β
with PT
RockThirsty 23/May TR O/S

Very good climb. Technical and very fun - Need to return to lead it.

jwhp 16/May Lead dog

beautiful technical climbing... needs a revisit

MontyH 13/May Lead
with pete frost
Hidden 04/May 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/May Lead rpt
Hidden 04/May TR dog
TomGB 02/May TR dog
Hidden 02/May TR
Hidden 02/May TR
Camille 29/Apr 2nd dog
with AnnaG
elfka 29/Apr Lead RP
with Camille
mikespooner 12/Apr Lead dog
with Jonathan Terry
MontyH 14/Mar Lead
with Brian, lee lander and Paul Milton
Hidden 08/Feb Lead
ASchwirtz 18/Jan Lead O/S
with Russ
Russtygibbons 18/Jan Lead RP
with Ant
Hidden 13/Dec/14 TR dog
MontyH 29/Nov/14 Lead
with Brian
brian watson 29/Nov/14 Lead rpt
with Lee Lander
Hidden 09/Sep/14 Lead O/S
MontyH 06/Sep/14 Lead
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
SAF 19/Aug/14 TR dog
with Phil
Hidden 19/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Tom Gregory 13/Aug/14 TR
with Alex Hallam
Alex Hallam 12/Aug/14 Lead rpt
Laramadness 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Aug/14 Lead rpt
Echna 02/Aug/14 Lead dog
with Dalinda, Rich
Joe W-O 15/Jul/14 Lead O/S
alexspurling 13/Jul/14 -

Climbed sloppily but got it clean after having a false start.

Hidden 13/Jul/14 -
hervenuttall ?/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with calum
karl parkes 21/Jun/14 TR

Need to complete first part

Sophie Nunn 09/Jun/14 Lead rpt
with Alex
Hidden 31/May/14 Lead RP
Echna 31/May/14 Lead dog
with Alex, Rich
Pete Scott 17/May/14 Lead O/S
will_benfold 11/May/14 Lead rpt
cameron_hall 11/May/14 Lead O/S

Can't remember whether I led this cleanly.

with Angus McBride, Chrissy Derrick
Hidden 11/May/14 2nd
jopayne1988 05/May/14 TR rpt
Tom Penrose 05/May/14 Lead rpt

Beautiful line, superb climbing

pc1983 03/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/14 Lead rpt
climbtim 19/Apr/14 TR dog
Hidden 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
steve taylor 11/Apr/14 -
with Barry Clarke
fjg123 ?/Apr/14 -
TiffTiff 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
twill 15/Mar/14 TR dog

Chill climb, with a very easy belay

Hidden 15/Mar/14 TR
WillRobertson ?/Mar/14 -
MontyH 11/Jan/14 Lead
with Paul Milton
steve1234 ??/2014 TR O/S
martin one 01/Dec/13 Lead O/S
with HMA
CurlyStevo ?/Dec/13 Lead
with Mike
MontyH 23/Nov/13 Lead
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Hidden 23/Nov/13 Lead RP
Hidden 23/Nov/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 22/Nov/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 03/Nov/13 Lead dnf
CRiddiford 12/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Chris
MontyH 07/Sep/13 Lead
with Brian
Hidden 18/Aug/13 Lead rpt
jcooper8 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Rockmonkey1977 20/Jul/13 Lead dog

did not enjoy, very slick

TomLanc 20/Jul/13 Lead dog
Hidden 01/Jul/13 Lead dnf
MichaelConstantinou ?/Jul/13 Lead dog
trannumrahim 25/May/13 Lead

Nice, crimpy, fun

with Rich
Ade7 05/May/13 Lead RP
with Stewart
Nicola 05/May/13 TR dog
with Sarah
jon_gill1 03/May/13 Lead O/S
with Arul
Hidden 03/May/13 2nd β
philmcf ?/May/13 Lead
drewish 30/Apr/13 Lead rpt
gibsond 30/Apr/13 Lead rpt

Climbed this completely different to the way I normally do as the hold I usually use were wet!!!

Hidden 29/Apr/13 Lead dog
timharrison 29/Apr/13 TR dog
Hidden 12/Mar/13 Lead rpt
CallumSmith ?/Mar/13 Lead
Marti999 22/Nov/12 Lead rpt
with Debbie
debbie roberts 22/Nov/12 2nd
misterb 18/Nov/12 Lead O/S

ard for the grade

with crispin
jamespilgrim 27/Oct/12 TR β
with Mark
Dibdawg 30/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Pete Clark
musgravet 29/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Olly P
Hidden 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
jcooper8 18/Sep/12 Lead
TimKnight 16/Sep/12 Lead
with Dave Marshall, Owen Daniel
Hidden 12/Sep/12 Lead rpt
Tom Livingstone 11/Sep/12 Lead rpt
Chris Sansum 02/Sep/12 Lead dog
bouldermonkey 01/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/12 Lead rpt
drewish 23/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Vince 19/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Mick Duffield
Maken 18/Aug/12 -
bpmclimb 17/Aug/12 Lead rpt
with Clare
Ross.Cooper 14/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with James Ball
jopayne1988 12/Aug/12 Lead dog
Hidden 05/Aug/12 Lead rpt
pelvoux 04/Aug/12 TR O/S
with Murillo
alek 28/Jul/12 Lead β
Laurence Everitt 28/Jul/12 Lead O/S
andrea83 27/Jul/12 TR RP

Tricky-lead 1st time and then top roped clean second time. Onee to try again on lead.

with Hamish
Hamish777 27/Jul/12 TR dnf
with Andrea
SandyB 23/Jul/12 TR O/S
joedoherty 19/Jul/12 Lead O/S
mattprince 19/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Louise Hall 17/Jul/12 TR dog
with Matt
yarrow 17/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Louise H
Luxulyan ?/Jul/12 Lead dog


with Dan Browne
Sophie Nunn 30/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Scott
MontyH 20/Jun/12 Lead
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Hidden 03/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 03/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Jobbo 01/Jun/12 Lead dog
RKirke ?/Jun/12 -
gibsond 31/May/12 Lead rpt

Took two attempts to get clean tonight.

Hidden 27/May/12 Lead
lewiz 20/May/12 TR
APKar 20/May/12 TR dnf

Got stuck with first move itself. Should try it again

with Vlad
LaLa08 19/May/12 TR dog
Hidden 19/May/12 Lead dog
Hidden 08/May/12 Lead β
gibsond 08/May/12 Lead rpt

Took two attempts to get clean tonight.

torsok 05/May/12 Lead O/S
with Tim
Monkey_Alan 22/Apr/12 Lead rpt
risby 22/Apr/12 TR dnf
with Alan Blanchflower, Julian Taylor, Mark James
Graham C 16/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with Derek
Hidden 06/Apr/12 Lead dog
chris sm 06/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with Laurel Bowler
Hidden 01/Apr/12 Lead dog
paultaylor ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/12 Lead dog
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 11/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Erik Malmkvist, Steph, Sami Mandeel
Sami Mandeel 11/Mar/12 Lead rpt
with Eric, Sam Ferguson
lewiz 25/Feb/12 Lead dog
klo1981 25/Feb/12 2nd dog
kirsten 25/Feb/12 2nd

Brilliant, after the pig of a start!

Chris Sansum 25/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Graham Westbrook 24/Feb/12 Lead O/S
fraserbarrett 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
bencoope 05/Feb/12 -
roberts1234567890 05/Feb/12 Lead dog
with Jack clark, James Hoar
tomwheeler 05/Feb/12 Lead dog
tomwheeler 05/Feb/12 Lead dog
Kayan 05/Feb/12 2nd
Hidden 29/Jan/12 2nd dog
Brian Rodgers 29/Jan/12 Lead O/S
feilx 14/Jan/12 Lead O/S
Sophie Nunn 14/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with Felix
M_Payne ??/2012 TR
Shane Willis ??/2012 Lead O/S
sparkass 27/Nov/11 Lead O/S
MontyH 12/Nov/11 Lead rpt
with pete frost
givemetea 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
joshchalke 24/Sep/11 Lead dnf
lewiz 17/Sep/11 Lead O/S

Hard balancy finish

mishtu 17/Sep/11 2nd
with lewiz
brian watson 10/Sep/11 Lead rpt
with Andy Hobbs, Pete Frost, Paul Milton
Hidden 25/Aug/11 Lead O/S
gibsond 22/Aug/11 Lead rpt
gibsond 15/Aug/11 Lead rpt

Messed up feet on the top move so did it a second time to get it clean.

JamesBrowning 14/Aug/11 Lead dog
i_a_coops 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Didymus 13/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Marcus
Hidden 06/Aug/11 TR
Tom Livingstone 03/Aug/11 Lead rpt
with Will Grill
Chris Sieradzki 31/Jul/11 Lead dog
with Dave
Hooo 31/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Howard
coneco 31/Jul/11 TR
with Joanna
BicepAndrews 27/Jun/11 Lead O/S
MontyH 22/Jun/11 Lead
timharrison 04/Jun/11 Lead rpt
with Jo Chia, Matt Burrows
Sophie Nunn 02/Jun/11 Lead rpt
with Alan
gibsond 02/Jun/11 Lead RP

I thought that it got a lot easier when you get above the first bolt.

with Zach Mackenzie
Monkey_Alan 02/Jun/11 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/Jun/11 Lead O/S
m.alexander 28/May/11 -
Monkey_Alan 26/May/11 Lead RP
will_benfold 08/May/11 Lead dog
with Coralie, Patrick T, Miles
mes32 08/May/11 2nd dog

Hard! But technical and amazing.

Rhys Jones 08/May/11 Lead
with bonita
jld579 ?/May/11 Lead O/S
el_monty 27/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Harry
jezb1 12/Apr/11 Lead dog

Requires decent footwork

RossT 08/Apr/11 2nd
with Tim Bee, Andrew Edwards
Rhys Jones 03/Apr/11 -
adambaker ?/Apr/11 Lead
jcook1980 ?/Apr/11 Lead
alpinechili ?/Apr/11 Lead dnf
with Alex Burgess
Jonesy_A 27/Mar/11 TR dog
Hidden 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S
brian watson 26/Mar/11 Lead rpt
with Andy and Paul
TerryLines 20/Mar/11 Lead
elbeanio 20/Mar/11 TR O/S
milkyjoe 20/Mar/11 TR dog
Hidden 12/Mar/11 Lead O/S
mrstarwarsman 27/Feb/11 2nd β

failed miserably attempting to lead :(

John Tanner 27/Feb/11 Lead O/S
mattshort 12/Feb/11 Lead dog
Rowan Mitchell 12/Feb/11 Lead dog
Sami Mandeel 31/Jan/11 Lead rpt
with Jemma Mickelburgh
katiep 23/Jan/11 Lead O/S

Tough but I was pleased to get it clean

with Callan
treerik ??/2011 -
RockaJo 28/Nov/10 TR dog

Great route! Very small fingery start and fingery route overall so hard to keep on the route but great fun and got up it quite quickly after figuring out the start and a rest or two half way up.

with Little Jo Murray
Ben Harper 30/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Cat
Phil PBC ?/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with henry castle
Monkey_Alan 05/Sep/10 Lead dnf
nickwhimster 29/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Matt B
Mattb1421 29/Aug/10 TR dog
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/10 Lead O/S
eugeneth 04/Aug/10 Lead O/S

good short climb

with Jenny VS, Matt Harris
Linc ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/10 -
KDhruev 26/Jul/10 Lead O/S
leonjones 17/Jul/10 TR
jez_palmer 10/Jul/10 Lead dog
Hidden 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Ade7 26/Jun/10 TR RP
with Nicola
Nicola 26/Jun/10 Lead dnf
with Ade
nath_casper 26/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jun/10 Lead
Hidden 12/Jun/10 Lead dog
Hidden 12/Jun/10 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Jun/10 Lead
Warren Earle 31/May/10 TR dog
with Javi
Javis 31/May/10 Lead
with Warren
Hidden 16/May/10 Lead dnf
SGD 15/May/10 Lead
with Adam Fletcher
Spence22 09/May/10 Lead O/S
with Gary, Chads
LeahJamie 22/Apr/10 TR O/S
with Mark Hathaway
adamscottthomas 10/Apr/10 Lead dog


jamespilgrim 10/Apr/10 Lead dnf

Wet at half height

with Nick
Hidden 13/Feb/10 TR dog
manwithacam 13/Feb/10 Lead

Found this fairly reasonable for the grade, and nice climbing

with sarah
brian watson 13/Feb/10 Lead β
Mattzx6r ?/Jan/10 Lead RP
Javis ??/2010 Lead
with Warren
Jane Weir ??/2010 Lead
timf ??/2010 -
eastley 13/Sep/09 Lead
trevor macalonan 12/Sep/09 Lead RP
with Scott
Warren Earle 05/Sep/09 Lead dnf
with Javi
Warren Earle 05/Sep/09 TR dog
with Javi
Hidden 03/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/09 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/Sep/09 Lead dog
Tony Adshead 24/Aug/09 TR dnf

15% to first overhang

Hidden 24/Aug/09 TR O/S
Wayne.Gaudin 22/Aug/09 Lead dog

Matt top roped this. Despite the grade, the hardest climb I have ever tried. Sustained and the flowstone was so slick for feet. I will try again some time.

with Steve
tedburt 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Steve Banks
Woodiee 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Ian Brunt
TonyB 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Kicked a small stone off the crumbling top.

with Caroline
Hidden 10/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/09 TR O/S
A Downing 18/Jul/09 Lead dog
with Damian, Len, Gaz & Dan
MontyH 09/Jul/09 Lead rpt
with lee lander and Paul Milton
thelizard 04/Jul/09 Lead O/S

Go to the right to get the last quick draw

with Simon Box
Gareth 03/Jul/09 Lead rpt
with Lorraine
Greg Pittam 28/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with John
breed 17/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Kyle Fayers
dmoir 07/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Gramps
Hidden 04/Jun/09 Lead
MarkRyder 03/Jun/09 Lead RP
with Lee
AlistairB 17/May/09 Lead O/S
with Johnny
Sophie Nunn 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Joris.Roulleau 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Mat Mitchell
Hidden 21/Mar/09 Lead dog
Hidden 20/Mar/09 Lead O/S
gidmord 20/Mar/09 Lead β
patrickc ?/Mar/09 Lead rpt
MontyH 28/Feb/09 Lead
with Paul Milton
Alex More ??/2009 Lead
Hidden ??/2009 -
thompson1000 ??/2009 -
EmmanuelF ??/2009 Lead
tscoobydoo ??/2009 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
MontyH 28/Dec/08 Lead
with Brian
pezzerrr 28/Dec/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead
vertigo 14/Sep/08 Lead RP

Tried last year.

matt.woodfield 14/Sep/08 Lead
bpmclimb 26/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Clare
pash21 26/Aug/08 TR dog

Lots of grimace and grrrs. A good redpoint route.

with Sam 'Socks' Cullen
Julie Carroll 23/Aug/08 Lead dog
FrostyWebb 14/Aug/08 Lead O/S

My Favourite 6a+ to date, very technical and crimpy, a little bit scary but great fun.

with Bogdan
feilx 13/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Heather
tomcoomber 10/Aug/08 Lead dog
with Peter Loveless
Hidden 03/Aug/08 2nd
Dave Foster ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S

Made my mind up to sprint or lob. Happy to get it first go.

with Carl
lemon 26/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Jen Lemon, Lauren Thompson
trev_f 26/Jul/08 Lead RP
with ezet
hippo99 17/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with sam cox
sam_cox ?/Jul/08 Lead β
Tom Livingstone ?/Jul/08 Lead rpt
Emma-Louise Anderson 08/Jun/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Jun/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Jun/08 2nd dog
danfitz ?/Jun/08 Lead O/S
matt green(uni) ?/Jun/08 Lead O/S
pete.hutchings ?/Jun/08 Lead dnf
Graham C 17/May/08 Lead O/S
RFWilkie 10/May/08 Lead dog
Hidden 20/Apr/08 Lead
davewing 05/Apr/08 Lead
with Andrew
Hidden 04/Apr/08 TR O/S
ArranR ?/Apr/08 Lead RP
james.f.williamson 16/Feb/08 Lead dog

rested once on 3rd bolt

jesscooney 16/Feb/08 2nd
Hidden ??/2008 Lead dog
nevostevo ??/2008 Lead dog
mark_wellin ??/2008 Lead
KarlH 23/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Gemma
Monk 24/Nov/07 Lead rpt
with Matt H
Lloyders 05/Nov/07 Lead O/S
dobby 200 05/Nov/07 Lead dnf
jl 26/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Penny
pennyb 26/Oct/07 TR
with Jon
Jon_Warner 22/Sep/07 Lead dog

Out of energy, will go.

with Jonny
Hidden 21/Sep/07 Lead O/S
chris sm 15/Sep/07 Lead dog
with Pippa Froggatt
riddle ?/Sep/07 Lead
Marq 19/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Daniel Dennehy
dannyboy83 11/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Phil, Liz
MontyH 04/Jul/07 Lead rpt
with Pete and Lee
Hidden 04/Jul/07 TR
PhilWragg 09/Jun/07 Lead
Emma-Louise Anderson 09/Jun/07 Lead dog
with Phil Wragg, Chris Bailey
Tom Livingstone ?/Jun/07 Lead RP
Hidden 19/May/07 Lead O/S
AJ007 19/May/07 Lead O/S
MontyH 14/May/07 Lead rpt
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Different Steve 06/May/07 TR dog

super sustained...

with Simon Curtis
Hidden 01/May/07 Lead
Hidden 21/Apr/07 Lead
Hidden 15/Apr/07 Lead O/S
kevinknights 06/Apr/07 2nd dog


with Lee
Hidden 25/Mar/07 TR dog
Hidden 15/Jan/07 Lead
Hidden 14/Jan/07 Lead O/S
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
Scott N ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 Lead O/S
davewing ??/2007 Lead
with Andrew
jake-jones ??/2007 Lead O/S
tobydunford 28/Oct/06 Lead O/S

Really enjoyed this, some lovely technical climbing, right up my street!

Ian_gozer 23/Jul/06 Lead dog
with Craig
timharrison 22/Jul/06 Lead rpt
with Dominic Holdem
Hidden 22/Jul/06 Lead rpt
bazzag 15/Jul/06 Lead
with reece
Hidden 12/Jul/06 Lead dog
Martin 12/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Trev Ford
Dorset ?/Jul/06 Lead
cmsg 17/Jun/06 Lead dog
nienke 17/Jun/06 TR
Rokmunky ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
jimjimmyjimjim 29/May/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Apr/06 Lead O/S
clipskipper 22/Apr/06 Lead dog

another one I should have on-sighted, if I'd taken a bit more care!

with armchair climbing
Nick F Smith 17/Apr/06 Lead O/S

Nearly lost all the skin on my left hand. Hard 6a+

with Jo Hodgekins
Ed Babs ?/Apr/06 Lead O/S
Monk ?/Mar/06 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Marti999 ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2006 -
Richard Horn ?/Dec/05 Lead O/S
AlexD 13/Nov/05 Lead rpt
bigie bob ??/2005 Lead O/S
chrisbevins ??/2005 Lead O/S
Topsy Turvy ?/Jul/04 Lead O/S
with Marcin, Rob Sykes
timharrison ??/2004 Lead rpt
Sami Mandeel ??/2004 Lead O/S
with Jim Tetlow
rob.grafton 18/Aug/03 Lead
with Bruce
aged_ape ?/Apr/03 -
with KM
Hidden 07/Jun/02 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/01 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/01 Lead
tapley 25/Oct/00 2nd
MontyH 06/Jun/00 Lead O/S
with Andy Lawrance
Hidden 30/Apr/00 Lead
Gareth 29/Nov/98 Lead O/S
with Andrew
Hidden ??/1998 Lead
rob.grafton 13/Apr/97 2nd
with Paul McCann, Bruce
kp64zl ?/Nov/96 Lead
r0b 15/Sep/96 Lead RP
with Richard Smith
Hidden 23/Jun/96 Lead RP
rob.grafton 30/May/95 2nd
with Bruce
Bruce Kerr 10/Apr/95 Lead
with Perric Crellin
Hidden 27/Mar/95 Lead O/S
steve taylor ??/1995 -
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
dsefton1403, matt davies, Hidden, Hidden, jamespilgrim, scottjowett, joeurwin, nublet, Warren Earle
High 6b
Mid 6b
Low 6b
High 6a+
Mid 6a+
Low 6a+
High 6a
Mid 6a
Low 6a
Votes cast 72
Votes cast 62
Style of ascent
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Ground Up
Not Set