Rockfax Description
12m. Swing up and left using the diagonal breaks to a good rest before finishing up the steep and exposed arete. © Rockfax

FA. Martin Boysen 1972

John Higgs 06/Jun Solo O/S
will_benfold 20/Jul/14 Lead O/S
onlyfoddington 20/Jul/14 2nd O/S

A fun stat and finish.

with Will
Joemanglerocks 19/Apr/14 Lead
with Satoshi Kimura
PeteWilson 04/Jul/13 Lead O/S

dirty! couple of cool moves low down though, gets HVS in my guide wich seems fair

with Andrew Graham
thomasaneurinsmith 14/Oct/12 Lead dnf

Really good start which is *just* about protectable - although nice soft landing on the grass. BUT couldn't fathom the top bit. The top section (after the soggy ledge) seems even less protectable, and would land on a nasty hard ledge. Top bit definitely not VS.

with Stuart Reeves
stuaart 14/Oct/12 2nd
timmyhobby 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Ceridwen 06/Apr/12 2nd dnf

Very soggy, could do the last bit

with Tim Hobby
Hidden ??/2012 -
tompilgrem 25/Aug/11 2nd O/S
with Nick/D
bobpilgrem 25/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Nice line- crux moves on lower wall are unprotected- would suggest HVS.

with Tom/Nic
Dan Geh 13/Jul/11 2nd O/S
tgeh 13/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with dan geh
jmjw 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Dan P
donkster 28/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Never vs. Good route.

with pete buswell, ben
mattyork2 21/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Rob Highland, Ruth Colston, Jimmy Highland
RuthC 21/Jun/10 2nd
Hidden 12/Jun/10 2nd
Hexman 22/May/10 Lead O/S
with Rich I
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
Jon Read 15/Mar/09 Solo
Karlos 14/Sep/08 Lead O/S

Nice delicate moves left at the start.

with Ben
gb83 25/Aug/08 Lead

great first moves across the face, really nice. a bit pants in the middle but the top section is good too.not sure its VS 4c. HVS 5a??

with masa
masa-alpin 25/Aug/08 2nd β
Si dH 13/May/08 2nd O/S

Good climbing but hard for the grade - felt 5a both at the bottom and the top! Also the top was bold for the leader.

with Neil Furniss
Hidden 29/Mar/08 Lead
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 -
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden 30/Jun/06 Lead dnf
adam carless 30/Jun/06 2nd O/S

Bit of a mucky and awkward route, don't think it deserves the stars.

Hidden ??/2003 -
Gary Coggon 29/Apr/01 Lead O/S
with Mike Block
Gus 04/May/00 Lead
Hidden ??/1998 Lead O/S
andrew300169 30/Jun/93 Solo O/S
with Pom
nai ??/1991 Solo
Roget 13/Oct/90 Solo O/S
Stoney Boy 14/May/89 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/1987 Solo
Hidden 14/Oct/84 Solo
mikej 18/Apr/81 Solo

Did a route up the arÍte of this buttress. It was called the Nell and it finished up the final crack of Screwy Driver.

with Bob Lewis, Mike Mason
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