Rockfax Description
The buttress right of the cave entrance is taken by this steep and well bolted line. © Rockfax

FA. Mike Robertson 7.8.93. Includes a section of ‘Born to Be Free', G.Jefferies 1989. 07/Aug/1993

Ticklists: Winspit Sport Climbs.

ClimberDateStyleNotes & Partners
Robin Brooke ?/Oct Lead

great fun! off getting onto the final headwall

Hidden 22/Aug TR β
mdjb 21/Aug -
martinov 01/Aug Lead dog
Jon Bamgboye
Hidden 10/Jul Lead
Hidden 28/Jun Lead rpt
Hidden 20/Jun Lead
Lee_Meaden 11/Apr Lead O/S
anthony henry 06/Apr Lead rpt
Marcus 31/Mar Lead O/S

Great romp through the overhangs

wooller, Mike Weatherill
tsyrett 14/Mar Lead rpt
druss 01/Mar Lead dog
argentinian machine
Ian Bell 25/Jan 2nd β

Excellent and pumpy

Hidden 29/Nov/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Nov/14 TR dog
Hidden 22/Sep/14 Lead dog
Serena Lambre 14/Sep/14 2nd dog
Gem Minihan 30/Aug/14 TR RP
robbo99 30/Aug/14 Lead dog

Missed the knee bar and lost the onsight. Well bolted but ballsy in places

robbo99 30/Aug/14 TR β

Knee bar finish. Last climb of the day

Hidden 30/Aug/14 TR dog
Hidden 30/Aug/14 Lead dog
philhaigh 30/Aug/14 Lead O/S
robburgundy 23/Aug/14 Lead RP
Pete Scott 23/Aug/14 Lead RP
James.Burnett ?/Jul/14 Lead RP
R2B 22/Jun/14 Lead RP

1st RP. Should have got it onsight.

bigbobbyking 26/May/14 Lead β

Chris put the clips in, managed to lead it clean.

sam.sam.sam.ferguson 13/Apr/14 Lead rpt
tsyrett 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Dhonny_Jaws 22/Mar/14 Lead O/S
will moy 10/Mar/14 Lead RP
tom thorne
Hidden 10/Mar/14 TR dog
Matt Broadhurst 05/Mar/14 Lead O/S
E30Adam 22/Feb/14 Lead rpt
Roberto Isasa, Miles Gillespie, Adam Cook
E30Adam 02/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Adam Cook
Shane Willis ??/2014 Lead O/S
andrzej kierzek 06/Oct/13 Lead rpt
Jay81 18/Sep/13 Lead O/S
ASchwirtz 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Russtygibbons 30/Jun/13 Lead dog
will moy 21/Jun/13 Lead RP
paul taylor
paultaylor 21/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Paul Eckton 18/May/13 Lead O/S
steve read
BenL 05/May/13 Lead O/S
jon_gill1 04/May/13 Lead dog

rested as i was pumped and climbing like a bag of s**t!

ross garfoot, chris Lyness
Hidden 03/May/13 Lead
gibsond 23/Apr/13 TR rpt
Paul Crowsley
Luxulyan 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Dan Browne
Hidden 15/Apr/13 2nd dog
MartyJ 23/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Feb/13 Lead dog
AlexD 31/Jan/13 2nd rpt
Marti999 31/Jan/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 17/Dec/12 Lead dog
Sami Mandeel 25/Nov/12 Lead rpt
Steph, Rob, Sam Ferguson
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 25/Nov/12 2nd
joshchalke 18/Nov/12 Lead
LukeyG 08/Nov/12 Lead
sonic46 08/Nov/12 Lead
Hidden 01/Oct/12 Lead dnf
bouldermonkey 09/Sep/12 Lead dnf

Will be back for more soon.

budchawla 03/Sep/12 Lead dog
Stefan Ghinescu
Rockwarrior ?/Sep/12 Lead O/S
drewish 31/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Jobbo 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/12 Lead dog
afrosam 18/Aug/12 Lead O/S
el_monty 04/Aug/12 Lead rpt
rob gates
gibsond 24/Jul/12 Lead RP

Easy this time.

gibsond 17/Jul/12 Lead dog

Spend too long hanging around and blew arms for the top.

el_monty 30/Jun/12 Lead rpt
rob gates
bradfry 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/12 Lead dog
dannyboy83 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/12 Lead dog
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 06/May/12 Lead O/S
Toby Pritchard, Rob Gates, Sami Mandeel, Sam Cox
jon_gill1 05/May/12 Lead O/S
chris Lyness
jon_gill1 05/May/12 2nd rpt
Monkey_Alan 15/Apr/12 Lead dog

Must've beenstrong when I led this! Messed up the start and had to rest towards the end.

tomshanti 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S

wow,surprised I got up this!pumpy but good holds,few rests when you need them.new bolts good

Cullio G 15/Apr/12 TR dog
mattc 20/Nov/11 Lead dog
timharrison 13/Nov/11 Lead rpt
Aey Morokat, Matt Carwardine
mattc 13/Nov/11 Lead dog
Chris_barr 14/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Theo, Bob
James82 11/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Aug/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead rpt
Gigga 10/Jul/11 Lead RP

Got it 2nd time clean with beta to get past the roof

Hidden 03/Jul/11 Lead β
Hidden 05/Jun/11 2nd rpt
tobydunford 29/May/11 Lead O/S
Martyn Eales
nath_casper 22/May/11 Lead rpt


Linc 22/May/11 Lead O/S
el_monty 08/May/11 Lead RP
Hidden 02/May/11 Lead dog
Monkey_Alan 27/Apr/11 Lead RP

Ground up - had previously lead to 3rd bolt. Much easier going up and left rather than left and up! "Flashed-half direct" maybe?

Darrell Gibson, Oli Dorrell
gibsond 26/Apr/11 2nd dog

Took two attempts to do the start. Then had a rest on the last bolt. Will try to lead next time.

Neil Weymouth
nath_casper 09/Apr/11 Lead dog
brian watson 19/Mar/11 Lead rpt
riddle 08/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Andy Sinclair
Siderunner 08/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Good route, thankfully the rock's more solid than it looks

plilley 08/Mar/11 Lead dog
ian-rad 08/Mar/11 Lead O/S

pumpy, nice rest spot before the final overhang was used and appreciated. Bolts are fine.

petecallaghan 23/Jan/11 TR dnf
Carl Hubbard, David Coley
La Mont 07/Nov/10 Lead
Matt Perks
jtree03 09/Oct/10 Lead rpt
Monkey_Alan 09/Sep/10 Lead dnf

Couldn't commit to traverse left from 3rd bolt.

Hidden 09/Sep/10 TR dnf
s.c.white 24/Jul/10 Lead O/S
tom white
Sami Mandeel 02/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Danh89 ?/Jul/10 TR dnf
jacobjlloyd 09/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Tom Smart
jtree03 13/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jan/10 Lead RP
crispygts ??/2010 -
mark_wellin ??/2010 Lead
Ducks Rock ??/2010 -
jacobjlloyd 28/Nov/09 Lead β
dswansonlow 28/Nov/09 Lead O/S
John Brown
marcduhig 25/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Really good positive finish. Made sure I did not scramble my feet up at the end. Very dark at the time.

timharrison 22/Sep/09 Lead rpt
Jo Chia
bigie bob 27/Aug/09 Lead O/S
AlexD 26/Jul/09 Lead RP
Hidden 25/Jul/09 Lead RP
Hidden 25/Jul/09 2nd dog
Warren Earle 25/Jun/09 TR dnf
KarlH 10/May/09 Lead β

Climbed clean on 2nd attempt after seeing Phil climb it. 1st attempt ended in getting my hands all wrong, not getting the 2nd clip so down climbed a little and took a nice long swing skidding across the grass!

Phil, Matt L & Neil
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 30/Mar/09 TR
John Morgan
trev_f 10/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Dandan82 ?/Mar/09 Lead O/S
vertigo 07/Feb/09 Lead O/S
MarkRyder 07/Feb/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
Alex More ??/2009 Lead
Hidden ??/2009 Lead O/S
timharrison 14/Dec/08 Lead dnf
trevor macalonan 14/Dec/08 Lead dnf
tscoobydoo ?/Dec/08 Lead RP


Hidden 25/May/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/May/08 -
Ed Babs 20/Apr/08 Lead O/S
clipskipper 20/Apr/08 Lead O/S

Excellent juggy roof fun. New bolts seem fine, though lowering off the rusty old ring is a bit nervy

Ed Babington
MontyH 26/Jan/08 Lead dog
Pete and Lee
sam_cox ??/2008 Lead
Dorset ?/Oct/07 2nd
MontyH 09/Jul/07 Lead dog
Paul Milton
feeko 24/May/07 Lead O/S
feilx 18/Mar/07 Lead O/S
Richard Horn 18/Mar/07 Lead O/S
MontyH 11/Feb/07 Lead dog

nailed the bottom but wasted too much energy for the top.

pete and Brian
MontyH 21/Jan/07 Lead dog
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
Southern Mark Smith ??/2007 -
brian watson ??/2007 Lead O/S
scott titt
Marti999 ??/2006 Lead
chrisbevins ??/2006 Lead RP
Hidden ??/2006 -
thelizard 30/May/05 Lead β
Matt Bird, Dave Cotterill, Simon Box
Hidden ??/2005 -
Hidden 26/Apr/98 Lead O/S
steve taylor ??/1995 Lead
Nigel Coe ??/1994 -

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Style of ascent
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