Rockfax Description
Climb to the first ledge on Ectomorph and continue up the corner to a lower-off. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Now bolted, but finishing short of the top for some reason.

Ticklists: 4 - 5 Grade Climbs at The Cuttings, Portland.


ClimberDateStyle
sajrf123 30/Oct Lead O/S
el_monty 01/Jul Lead O/S
with Harrison
Hidden ?/Jul Lead O/S
td72 26/Jun Lead O/S

bolts at the top were in an annoying place.

with katie93
katie93 26/Jun TR O/S

last move to the chains is hard

with Tom
Trent T 18/Jun Lead O/S
MrJoshua 28/May Lead
with Andy Gardiner
philhaigh 28/Apr Lead O/S
with Ed Babs
robburgundy 24/Apr Lead β
with Bumbum, Pete
Hidden 24/Apr Lead β
Kayface42 17/Apr Lead RP
with Si
adamcbrewer 16/Apr Lead β

Nice little route, mostly vaulting, but finishes with a tricky finish move that requires stepping-up and quite a bit of confidence.

armand_dude 02/Apr Lead O/S
MontyH 25/Mar Lead O/S
with Brian and Paul
Kayface42 27/Feb TR β
with Si
tobydunford 23/Jan Lead O/S
with Kirsty Kerr
ihugrocks ??/2016 -
brian watson 21/Nov/15 Lead rpt
with AlexD
Phil Layton 05/Jul/15 2nd O/S
with Mick Ward
AnniH 06/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Marcela bowline
Emily 09/May/15 Lead O/S

Did fairly well on this, not too scared. The climbing was OK except for the tricky move to the chains - I wouldn't have been able to do that if I hadn't just about managed to clip the chains from a fairly strenuous position well below. Definitely a "traddy" kind of climb, lots of awkward squirming around on ledges in a corner.

Hidden 12/Apr/15 Lead O/S
leglesslizard ?/Apr/15 Lead β
Trippinjester 31/Jan/15 Lead G/U
with shaun
mrchewy 11/Jan/15 Lead O/S
lewiz 30/Nov/14 Lead O/S

Utter shit

mikespooner 09/Nov/14 Lead O/S
Graham Westbrook 04/Nov/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/14 Lead RP
Nick Clement 13/Aug/14 Lead
with mandy clement
robajob 03/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Kt
Hidden 15/Jun/14 Lead O/S
cpoad 07/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Julian D
Hidden 23/May/14 Lead dog
Pete Scott 18/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/May/14 TR RP
Lyndsay Superclimber 18/May/14 Lead O/S
with Pete
Hidden 17/May/14 Lead β
Gareth 10/May/14 Lead β
with Mark
montymoo 10/May/14 Lead dog
with Gareth
Hidden 04/May/14 Lead O/S
hipyhop 04/May/14 Lead O/S
with cheque
ThomasB ?/May/14 Lead O/S
davemcummings 04/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Alyssa
Hidden 21/Mar/14 Lead O/S
David Staples 21/Mar/14 TR dog
Hidden 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Nick Arthur 01/Mar/14 Lead

Alright climb, not particularly inspiring, pulling a seemingly solid chunk of rock out wasn't much fun. Lower-off position was just plain awkward!

Jack Porteous 01/Mar/14 Lead
Dandan82 22/Feb/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Murilo Lessa 16/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Bruno Cavaliere
andyman666999 10/Nov/13 Lead β

Think this was the warmup

with Martin
CurlyStevo ?/Sep/13 Lead
with Rob
trannumrahim 06/Jul/13 Lead
with Ewan Panter, Rich
Bob M 10/May/13 Lead

Straightforward until the last move, then a hard struggle to reach the lower off. A bit unsatisfactory to finish well below the top of the crag.

Hidden 07/Apr/13 Lead O/S
kennythescot 07/Apr/13 2nd
with Markwww
Matt250 17/Feb/13 Lead O/S
dh7892 17/Feb/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jan/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Dec/12 Lead O/S
lottiec 01/Dec/12 TR
with Mikey P
gibsond 15/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Paul_southgate68 11/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Trippinjester 11/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Jennie Fowler, paul southgate
Jensoir 11/Sep/12 TR dog
Hidden 30/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/12 Lead rpt
w-watson 30/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 24/Jun/12 Lead O/S
reece.robinson 06/May/12 Lead O/S
with Tony
Hidden 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S
MBano 08/Apr/12 Lead

Had to jump for a pre-places quick draw at the chains, so not entirely clean

Hidden 08/Apr/12 Lead
tonevert 08/Jan/12 Lead O/S
Linc 30/Jul/11 Lead O/S
MarkRyder 07/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Ivan M
Hidden 19/Jun/11 Lead β
Dandan82 29/May/11 Lead O/S

reaching the chain is easy, but a final move to stand up level with the chain makes it a touch harder...

Carnie Lisa 29/May/11 Lead rpt

lovely climb- tricky if you want to finish level with the lower off

with Dan Verge
trevor macalonan 21/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Drew
brian watson 12/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Feb/11 2nd
Hidden 01/Jan/11 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 01/Jan/11 Lead O/S

assuming this is the middle section of the line called 'Hors d'Oeuvres' in CC guide.

with jimbo
Ed Babs 05/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with Magnus
AlexD 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Roger
Alex More 23/Jul/10 Lead
with Rob K
Marti999 03/May/10 Lead O/S
Rob Kennard 01/Mar/10 -
with Jon Howell
Hidden 01/Mar/10 Lead
dannyboy83 ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Alice
Hidden ??/1989 -
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Style of ascent
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