Rockfax Description
The centre of the wall provides a nicely sustained pitch. © Rockfax

FA. Mike Robertson 5.8.93 05/Aug/1993

Ticklists: Feature Photo Routes from Dorset Rockfax 2012, Winspit apprenticeship, Winspit Sport Climbs.

Hidden 15/Oct Lead rpt
Martin Bagshaw 11/Oct Lead O/S
with Rafal Malczyk
Martin Dale 06/Aug Lead O/S
Wise 02/Aug Lead O/S

Quality moves. Hard for the grade.

with Nev
Dkoi 25/Jul Lead
with Greg
Hidden 10/Jul TR dog
Hidden 10/Jul Lead
Laurence Everitt 05/Jul Lead O/S
drifterjoe ?/Jul Lead RP
Hidden 28/Jun Lead RP
ian d f 23/Jun Lead O/S
with Richard J
Hidden 21/Jun Lead rpt
etrillaud 21/Jun Lead O/S
Matt.c.Warner 19/Jun Lead O/S
Jan.Hrb 14/Jun Lead O/S
with Ales
mikespooner 14/Jun Lead dog
with Caitlin Ripley
Hidden 10/Jun Lead rpt
drifterjoe ?/Jun Lead dog
Hidden 27/May Lead rpt
Hidden 17/May Lead O/S

Nice, thought I was on a 6a next door though

Hidden 04/May Lead dog
elliptic 04/May Lead O/S
with Nicky
Hidden 02/May Lead dog
Sophie Nunn 22/Apr Lead rpt
with Brian
paultaylor 20/Apr Lead dog
andrzej kierzek 19/Apr Lead RP

clean lead after one failed onsight attempt and clean top rope climb

with Tara
Hidden 26/Mar Lead rpt
Hidden 23/Mar Lead RP
Ian Bell 22/Mar Lead O/S

Sketched up it, quite pumpy

with Tania T
Hidden 21/Mar TR O/S
Hidden 12/Mar Lead dog
bigbobbyking 01/Mar Lead

Did some falling practice. Qutie good for the head actually.

Sophie Nunn 15/Feb Lead rpt
with Dan&Agi
lukejb ??/2015 Lead RP
dynoseb ??/2015 Lead O/S

Nice sustainapump! Fun climbing

jezb1 04/Dec/14 Lead

No really hard moves but sustained

gfoster 30/Nov/14 2nd
Hidden 22/Sep/14 Lead rpt
armand_dude 06/Sep/14 Lead dog

Need to work more on this one... so sustained.

Hidden 12/Jul/14 Lead dnf
armand_dude ?/Jul/14 Lead dog
Hidden 13/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Cristel 10/Jun/14 2nd dog
bede.west 01/Jun/14 Lead O/S

clean o/s. re climbed to take some falls. enjoyable route

Montse Shelbourne 31/May/14 Lead O/S
with Nathan
bigbobbyking 26/May/14 Lead dog
Swampy167 19/May/14 Lead RP
Ciderslider 18/May/14 TR dog

Couple of little rests after getting pumped

ciderspider 18/May/14 TR dog
Hidden 17/May/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 15/May/14 TR β
lewiz 10/May/14 Lead rpt
sbattams 04/May/14 Lead
Hidden 04/May/14 Lead RP
Sophie Nunn 24/Apr/14 Lead rpt
with Brian
brian watson 24/Apr/14 Lead dog
Puckle 19/Apr/14 TR dog

Found it brutal, perhaps resting where rests were available instead of my 'dog in a manger' style would have proved more fruitful. Next time I'll lead/dog it!

with Laura Potter
Monkey_Alan 15/Apr/14 Lead rpt
gibsond 08/Apr/14 Lead dog

Think I dogged every move.

Monkey_Alan 08/Apr/14 Lead dog
Monkey_Alan 01/Apr/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Mar/14 Lead dog
KDhruev 16/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Mar/14 Lead rpt
Shane Willis ??/2014 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2014 Lead dog
puppythedog 01/Dec/13 Lead dog

Dogged it to death. I'd have had a reasonable chance if I had gone quickly through the start but I was shattered higher up. Maybe next time I'm here.

with Steve
CurlyStevo ?/Dec/13 Lead
with PuppyTheDog
Hidden 25/Nov/13 Lead O/S
tsyrett 24/Nov/13 Lead RP
Hidden 17/Nov/13 TR
Hidden 17/Nov/13 Lead β
mattc 10/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Nov/13 TR β
CurlyStevo ?/Nov/13 Lead O/S

found this quite straight forward although tried it again at the end of a session a couple of weeks later and found it hard!

with MattC
Hidden 26/Oct/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 26/Oct/13 Lead rpt
Jay81 18/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Sep/13 Lead dnf
Hidden 06/Sep/13 Lead rpt
paultaylor 05/Sep/13 Lead rpt
with Jimbo
gibsond 29/Jul/13 Lead rpt
with Gosia
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 26/Jul/13 Lead rpt
Steph Roberts 26/Jul/13 TR dog
with Sami, Sam
Sami Mandeel 26/Jul/13 Lead rpt
with Steph, Sam Ferguson
Jonathan Emett 02/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with tom london, Paul
BenL 18/May/13 Lead
Hidden 26/Apr/13 Lead rpt
paultaylor 18/Apr/13 Lead O/S
will moy 18/Apr/13 Lead RP
with paul taylor
Sophie Nunn 16/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Alex
gibsond 16/Apr/13 Lead dog


Monkey_Alan 12/Apr/13 Lead rpt
drewish 12/Apr/13 Lead rpt
gibsond 12/Apr/13 Lead dnf

Not strong enough to get up it today.

el_monty 07/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with louis
dan gibson 07/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with rob gibson
Hidden 07/Apr/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/Mar/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 03/Mar/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 13/Jan/13 Lead rpt
Adamwillclimb 09/Nov/12 Lead RP
drewish 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Nov/12 2nd dog
Hidden 27/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 20/Oct/12 Lead O/S
el_monty 16/Oct/12 Lead rpt
with Sami
Sami Mandeel 16/Oct/12 Lead rpt
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 19/Sep/12 Lead rpt
Dan_Carroll 19/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/12 Lead O/S
lewiz 19/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Martin Holecek
Hidden 18/Aug/12 Lead dog
3 Names 08/Aug/12 Lead O/S

great climb

with Dan Craig
Hidden 06/Aug/12 Lead dnf
Curly Rich 28/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Carlos
Tangerine_Kingdom 23/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Go right to finish....I went left

with Luke
London Luke ?/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Dibdawg 18/Jun/12 Lead β
Dean177 17/Jun/12 -
tim.fairhall 04/Jun/12 Lead dog
with Hui
Hidden 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Sophie Nunn 02/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Grace, Jen D
Luxulyan ?/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Dan Browne
chrisgee45 06/May/12 Lead
jon_gill1 05/May/12 Lead O/S
with chris Lyness
Sami Mandeel 04/May/12 Lead rpt
Monkey_Alan 01/May/12 Lead rpt

Second try.

Hidden ?/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/12 TR dog
Monkey_Alan 24/Apr/12 Lead dog
Sophie Nunn 24/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with Darrel, Alan
gibsond 24/Apr/12 Lead rpt
Sami Mandeel 15/Apr/12 Lead rpt
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 15/Apr/12 Lead rpt
Kevster 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S
gibsond 10/Apr/12 Lead rpt

Took two attempts today.

JCAshman 28/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Feb/12 TR rpt
coffeepot 02/Jan/12 2nd
with jelaby
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
RadekNowak ??/2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Nov/11 Lead O/S
dale1968 26/Nov/11 Lead dnf
with Tom
Hidden 26/Nov/11 Lead O/S
marcb 20/Nov/11 Lead rpt
tomshanti 13/Nov/11 TR dog

finally completed-quite few falls/rests!

Monkey_Alan 13/Nov/11 Lead dog

Slipped off trying to unzip my jacket!

Dean177 ?/Nov/11 Lead O/S
marcb 16/Oct/11 Lead rpt
with Martin Evans, Michael Moore
halfdan 16/Oct/11 TR RP
with Michael Moore, Marc Baldwin
Sophie Nunn 11/Oct/11 Lead dog
with Brian
brian watson 11/Oct/11 2nd
Mike Green 08/Oct/11 Lead RP

4 bolts in 22meters?... bold, just how i like it!

with Zdenek
zdenek strycek 08/Oct/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 29/Sep/11 Lead dog
katiep 29/Sep/11 Lead dog
with Nick Evens
Monkey_Alan 27/Sep/11 Lead rpt
jonleighton 07/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Brian H 31/Jul/11 Lead O/S
tom.ireson 25/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Ben Minto
Christopher Jones 24/Jul/11 TR
with nacnud
gibsond 19/Jul/11 Lead rpt

Got clean on third attempt.

Monkey_Alan 19/Jul/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 15/Jul/11 Lead O/S
gibsond 12/Jul/11 Lead dog

Missed hold at top and popped off this time.

with Neil Weymouth, James Bisset, Thomas Vaughan
halfdan 11/Jul/11 TR dog
with Danny Sutton, Marc Baldwin
marcb 09/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Danni, Martin Evans
trevor macalonan 03/Jul/11 Lead RP
Hidden 01/Jul/11 Lead RP
Kyle Goslan 01/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Mike Moore
marcb 26/Jun/11 Lead RP

Slipped off a hold at the lower off on first first attempt!!! Doesn't get any closer than that. Clean second attempt.

brian watson 04/Jun/11 Lead rpt
Linc 01/Jun/11 Lead rpt
ASchwirtz 29/May/11 Lead O/S
Linc 27/May/11 Lead rpt
jamespilgrim 27/May/11 Lead dog

Argh - most attempted 6b still stands

with Mark
Hidden 24/May/11 Lead RP
Monkey_Alan 24/May/11 Lead rpt
with Neil Weymouth, James Bisset
coneco 22/May/11 TR
with Majid
torsok 21/May/11 Lead RP
with Eva
tania 21/May/11 TR
tom.ireson 15/May/11 Lead O/S

Some long gaps between bolts but they are kind of in the right places. Really nice moves to get to the 4th bolt.

with Paul Jones, David Proctor
gibsond 10/May/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/May/11 Lead dog
Hidden 08/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/11 Lead dnf
Monkey_Alan 05/May/11 Lead rpt
Sophie Nunn 05/May/11 Lead rpt
with Alex
AlexD 05/May/11 Lead rpt
with Sophie
Tom Livingstone 04/May/11 Lead O/S
Sophie Nunn 03/May/11 Lead rpt
with Scott
Daniel ?/May/11 Lead O/S
gibsond 26/Apr/11 Lead RP

At last! Felt easy this time - all the practice!

with Mungo Etwo, Neil Weymouth
gibsond 22/Apr/11 Lead dog

Came off on last move. Tried again, but too tired. This is turning into a mission.

Hidden 21/Apr/11 Lead dog
Monkey_Alan 19/Apr/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 19/Apr/11 Lead dog
gibsond 19/Apr/11 TR dog

Made all the moves, but took one rest looking for hold. Moved on to leading.

gibsond 19/Apr/11 Lead dog

Can make all the moves, but just did not have the strength to make them consecutively! Two attempts.

Monkey_Alan 12/Apr/11 Lead RP

Some practice on TR before going for the lead. Nice route.

gibsond 12/Apr/11 TR dog

TR twice. Think I'll get it clean next time, but was too tired to try it again this evening.

RFWilkie 10/Apr/11 Lead dog

Totally ran out of steam not enough left in the arms.

Rokmunky 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Gemma
samtucker 08/Apr/11 Lead dog


Monkey_Alan 07/Apr/11 TR
gibsond 07/Apr/11 TR dnf
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 06/Apr/11 Lead rpt


with Chris Rooke
samtucker 06/Apr/11 Lead dog
el_monty 06/Apr/11 Lead RP
jcook1980 ?/Apr/11 Lead
Hidden 17/Mar/11 Lead O/S
IanMulvany 13/Mar/11 Lead dog
with Daniel Keller
Hidden 12/Mar/11 Lead O/S
riddle 08/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Andy Sinclair, Lee Mercer
Siderunner 08/Mar/11 Lead β

Amnesia flash (frigged in '07)

with Roger
iClimber ??/2011 Lead rpt
mikewiggs ??/2011 -
brian watson 21/Nov/10 Lead rpt
Jonathan Emett 07/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with gary
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Oct/10 Lead rpt
London Luke 26/Sep/10 Lead
chrism225 19/Sep/10 Lead dog

was v tired :(

with polly, dave
dctarrant2000 19/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with chris middleton, Polly Tarrant
givemetea 11/Sep/10 Lead O/S
chris sm 05/Sep/10 Lead O/S
jamessiddle 29/Aug/10 TR dog
with Gerrit
Justinho 29/Aug/10 2nd dog
with Tom Campbell
Hidden 29/Aug/10 TR β
Sophie Nunn 24/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Brian
brian watson 24/Aug/10 Lead rpt
jamespilgrim 21/Aug/10 Lead dog
with Mark
nath_casper 15/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with montse, kylie
Hidden 05/Aug/10 Lead O/S
mrtom 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Laurence Weil, Mike Moss
becster 17/Jul/10 2nd dog
Peterjuliandawson 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Jul/10 Lead rpt
PerrinT 03/Jul/10 TR dnf
thomasmouse 25/Jun/10 Lead dog
clarky 23/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Sami Mandeel 23/Jun/10 Lead rpt
Shona H 19/Jun/10 TR dog
brian watson 15/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with neil weymouth, scott titt
nath_casper 12/Jun/10 Lead dog
Monkey_Alan 10/Jun/10 Lead dnf

Got to just below 3rd clip.

with Karensa Lawrie
natalietanzer 05/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with marcus, jon
JPGR 05/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/10 Lead RP
SGD 17/May/10 Lead

Nice climb this. Just as the guide book says. sustained but never desperate :)

with Adam Fletcher
tom106 26/Apr/10 Lead
with mike robbins
trev_f 17/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with Mark
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 11/Apr/10 Lead RP
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 11/Apr/10 Lead dog
Hidden 27/Mar/10 Lead O/S
JonBrown 20/Feb/10 Lead O/S
with Tom Horton
tew105 ?/Feb/10 Lead O/S
with simon white
Hidden 24/Jan/10 Lead dog
breed 02/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with Ellis Bird
Jane Weir ??/2010 Lead
jld579 ??/2010 Lead
crispygts ??/2010 -
Ducks Rock ??/2010 TR β
Hidden ??/2010 -
JonBrown 05/Dec/09 Lead O/S
with Felix
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 04/Oct/09 TR
SandyB ?/Oct/09 TR O/S
KarlH 13/Sep/09 TR

Tried to lead first but had to grab for the quickdraw at the third bolt and couldn't get to the fourth bolt but then top roped it clean first time.

with Ollie
Gareth 11/Sep/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 06/Sep/09 Lead RP
pelvoux 31/Aug/09 Lead O/S

My first 6b lead os. Nice

with Mario
pelvoux 30/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Mario
Hidden 16/Aug/09 Lead O/S
tscoobydoo ?/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/09 TR
MarkRyder 25/Jul/09 Lead RP
with Ashley
Jeronimo 22/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Trisha Murphy 15/Jun/09 Lead dnf
with mel
d_meacher 15/Jun/09 Lead dnf
tweedcore 15/Jun/09 Lead
Ben Harper 06/Jun/09 Lead O/S
TiffTiff 06/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Andy L
JPGR ?/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Yvette
Dandan82 24/May/09 Lead O/S
with Zoe
briar4012 24/May/09 TR dog
with Dan
Ceridwen 10/May/09 Lead dog
with Martin
jacobjlloyd 09/May/09 Lead O/S
with Dougie
dswansonlow 09/May/09 2nd O/S
mark_wellin 17/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
candicegallab ??/2009 TR dog
dmoir 11/Nov/08 Lead O/S
garburn 11/Nov/08 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 09/Nov/08 Lead O/S
Dorset ?/Aug/08 2nd
98%monkey 19/Jul/08 Lead dnf

Knackered at end of day should not have got on this climb. 3 clips.

with Flatcap
flatcap 19/Jul/08 TR dnf

Gave up after numerous falls at the crux. I was getting there.

with Phil
Hidden 15/Jun/08 Lead dog
vertigo 04/Jun/08 Lead RP
tobydunford 26/May/08 Lead rpt
Merlin ?/May/08 Lead O/S
with Alex Elliot
Sophie Nunn 26/Apr/08 Lead
Ed Babs 15/Apr/08 Lead RP
trev_f 09/Apr/08 Lead RP
with Alex M
matt green(uni) ?/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Gareth 02/Jan/08 Lead RP
with Lorraine
brian watson ??/2008 Lead RP
sam_cox ??/2008 Lead
Graham Westbrook ?/Oct/07 Lead O/S
jchenoweth 30/Sep/07 Lead dog
with Alfie
feilx 31/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Siderunner 17/Jun/07 Lead dog

One rest

with Jill
Neil Adams 03/Jun/07 2nd RP
with Rob
Hidden 22/Apr/07 2nd
Hidden 22/Apr/07 Lead O/S
fybcorp 07/Apr/07 Lead

first 6b! Pumpy, good climb

with mike hayes
Hidden 01/Apr/07 Lead β
fybcorp 03/Mar/07 Lead

Took a couple of falls, one quite big!

with mike hayes
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
chrisbevins ??/2007 Lead O/S
tobydunford 18/Nov/06 Lead dog
Hidden 06/Aug/06 Lead O/S
Scott N ?/Jul/06 Lead RP
Hidden 10/Jun/06 Lead dog
bigie bob 27/Apr/06 Lead O/S
Rob Kennard ??/2006 -
feeko ??/2006 -
Marti999 ??/2006 Lead
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
timharrison ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with Sue Hazel
Hidden ??/2005 -
Richard Horn ??/2005 Lead RP
JonS ??/2005 Lead RP
clive-greenwood 18/Jul/04 Lead O/S
with Ray
Topsy Turvy ?/Jul/04 Lead O/S
with Marcin, Rob Sykes
Ben1983 ?/Aug/03 Lead O/S
just one more 18/May/03 Lead
AlexD ??/2002 Lead
MontyH 30/Jul/01 -
with Paul Milton
Hidden ??/1999 Lead
migs493 15/Mar/98 TR β
with Steve Blake
rob.grafton 07/Jul/97 Lead
with Paul McCann, Bruce
Mark Kemball 23/Aug/95 Lead O/S
with Lee Bartrop
Hidden 25/Mar/95 Lead O/S
steve taylor ??/1995 Lead
Nigel Coe ??/1994 -

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