Rockfax Description
8m. From a block climb the centre of the protruding rib, passing just to the left of the nose by a couple of strenuous pulls on 'crimpy' holds. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Every Climb at Windgather.

Hidden 21/Nov Solo O/S
charley 31/Oct Solo rpt
Robin Nichols 10/Oct Solo O/S
with Roger
Roget 10/Oct Solo O/S
with robin
oscaig 10/Oct Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Sep Lead β
sambeaumont 28/Sep 2nd
Luke Davies 26/Sep Solo
Hidden 19/Sep Lead O/S
g1m147 30/Aug Solo
Hidden 21/Aug 2nd O/S
StevieLee 21/Aug Lead O/S
with Tom Swift
mtempest 15/Aug Lead
Hidden 08/Aug Lead O/S
shell145 08/Aug TR O/S
with Ursula
Hidden 25/Jul 2nd O/S
JimboWizbo 25/Jul Lead O/S


with Beth
drolex 15/Jul -

Nice crimps TR solo tennis

Manc88 06/Jun Lead O/S
John Higgs 05/Jun Solo O/S
Hidden 17/May Lead O/S
Potemkin 26/Apr TR O/S
Stig 22/Apr Solo O/S
fuzzysheep01 21/Apr Solo O/S
Joshthomas 17/Apr Lead O/S
iceicebaby 17/Apr 2nd O/S
with Sam & Bean
JEP 14/Apr Solo rpt
yossarian714 14/Apr Lead O/S
Rob Davies 14/Apr Solo
CharlieMack 27/Mar Solo rpt
TJ Mather 25/Mar Lead O/S
Roberttaylor 07/Mar Solo O/S
georgenvk 08/Feb Solo O/S
atom 08/Feb Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2015 Lead
Lewis201 26/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Easternbrown 12/Oct/14 TR
buxtoncoffeelover 05/Oct/14 Solo
petern 28/Sep/14 2nd O/S
Rob Laird 28/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Sep/14 Solo O/S
fifth 24/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Good fun

with Dave, Polly
geoff.comley 21/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Lea84 14/Sep/14 2nd O/S
with Mike, Julia Hargreaves
jules699 14/Sep/14 Lead β

Top roped first then led but didn't place any gear on the lead. (Headpointed)

Hidden 05/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Matt Harmon 04/Sep/14 Solo O/S
amccann 04/Sep/14 Solo
pog100 03/Sep/14 2nd
with Mike Hibbert
craggybear 02/Sep/14 Lead O/S
buxtoncoffeelover 19/Aug/14 Lead
tom_lewis89 19/Aug/14 2nd
naomibrazier ?/Aug/14 2nd O/S
with Luke
luke13 ?/Aug/14 Lead
with Naomi
Mayaculpa 29/Jul/14 TR
with Mike Rotraxion
Gabe Oliver 27/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Madden 27/Jul/14 Solo O/S
with Gabe Oliver
ianbowles 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Max Bardwell
Hidden 22/Jul/14 TR O/S
PeteNichols 22/Jul/14 TR O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Deezel65 12/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Patrick Green 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Andy Deans
KeenClimber 11/Jul/14 Lead O/S
HB1 07/Jul/14 Solo
mike pearson ?/Jul/14 Lead
Hidden 21/Jun/14 Solo O/S
dpiddock 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Marcus
BoulderyDave 03/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/14 -
Bloke on a Rope 17/May/14 Solo O/S
with Jake, Matt
Climbster 17/May/14 Solo O/S
with Climbout, Ian
Hidden 04/May/14 2nd O/S
stuart34 28/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Paul1 27/Apr/14 Lead
with Nicole
col3 27/Apr/14 2nd O/S
with Paul
steveth 21/Apr/14 Lead rpt
lucasth 21/Apr/14 2nd β
derekwwl 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S

With Edwin and May Ann

Alex Thompson 19/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/14 2nd
Edwin Han 19/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 18/Apr/14 2nd
gpcomps 08/Apr/14 Lead rpt
Stoff 08/Apr/14 2nd rpt
with gpcomps
Haydn Jones 30/Mar/14 Solo O/S
odox 29/Mar/14 Solo O/S
with Andy Birtwistle
MischaHY 10/Mar/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Sep/13 2nd
blackholesun 22/Sep/13 Lead
Louis Miller 22/Aug/13 Solo β

Detailed as with beta due unintentionally committing to crux after just going up left side off route to check out. Descended after and went straight for bottom of climb for a proper tick, fell off crux into the grassy chimney (ish) below this time around... Ha!

oapstude 22/Aug/13 Solo O/S

The rib right-hand

Le Chevalier Mal Fet 20/Aug/13 Solo
Nick F Smith 16/Aug/13 Solo
mikealexpayne 22/Jul/13 Lead
Matt Bill Platypus 12/Jul/13 2nd
with Simon
The Norris 11/Jul/13 Lead O/S

may have used one hold on the arete

with Matt
David Kay 04/Jul/13 Solo rpt
Hidden 04/Jul/13 2nd rpt
frost 21/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with D Garry
mux 21/Jun/13 Solo
with frost
jogh 16/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with Vincent
vinni 16/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with James
John HW 15/Jun/13 -
with Ben HW
Ben HW 15/Jun/13 -
with John HW
Alistair Corbett 14/Jun/13 Solo O/S
franhammond92 12/Jun/13 Lead O/S
andrewlyons14 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Gerallt Owain 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Andy Lyons, Sion Lloyd, Lowri Evans
sputnik 03/Jun/13 Solo O/S
mark4344 27/May/13 2nd
with Andreas
Hidden 27/May/13 Lead O/S
gregoritos 16/May/13 Solo
nick_curtis01 25/Apr/13 Lead
with Liam Hansen
Paul Hy 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Umer
Hidden 21/Apr/13 2nd
Hidden 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
sting 20/Apr/13 2nd
with kwaidy
HAJ Francis 20/Apr/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Nigel Bond 09/Apr/13 2nd
with Bern Hardman
Hidden 07/Apr/13 Solo O/S
jimmysdead 07/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Blake
deacondeacon 16/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Just trailed the rope, unremarkable

Joey C 04/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Jade Gaffing
peteramsden ?/Feb/13 Lead O/S
MrTeej2 14/Jan/13 2nd O/S
with Callum Morrison
mattscott ??/2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2013 -
Joe Costello 06/Oct/12 Solo O/S
alias dave 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
grakgrak 12/Aug/12 Solo O/S
terri mc 08/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with John
hirving 08/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Bill Irving
gronbech 27/Jul/12 Solo O/S
The Bad Cough 25/Jul/12 Lead rpt
with Nigel Murphy
Jim Slater 21/Jul/12 Solo O/S
BTphonehome 11/Jul/12 2nd O/S
baron84 11/Jul/12 Lead O/S
spooksthehorse 05/Jul/12 2nd
with Joe
Kendrick 03/Jul/12 TR
with Mr Hobbs
HB1 18/Jun/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 17/Jun/12 Solo O/S
The Bad Cough 12/Jun/12 Solo O/S
JackHatton 12/Jun/12 2nd
with jamie langlar
simon1985 02/Jun/12 Lead
Jessicahicklin 02/Jun/12 2nd
Sam Simpson 29/May/12 Solo O/S
with Kate Simpson
Legionreturns 28/May/12 Lead O/S
Schmidt 27/May/12 Lead rpt
MarkCunnington 20/May/12 Lead O/S
with Sylvia Cremer
Theantoff 20/May/12 Lead O/S

Pretty damn committing...

parker236 10/May/12 Lead O/S
with Ric Elliot
mrginna 06/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/May/12 2nd O/S
RichyBOYY 30/Apr/12 Lead
David Shelmerdine 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Gavin Peach
Hidden 26/Mar/12 Solo
Dave Foster 24/Mar/12 Solo


jimmysdead 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
CharlieMack 22/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Mar/12 Solo O/S
OliBangbala 09/Mar/12 2nd β

Jerome's lead, started up the righthand variant but moved left unser the overhang

with Jerome
Jeromecooper 09/Mar/12 -
TM_Horton 02/Mar/12 Lead O/S
timmyhobby 19/Feb/12 Lead
Will Caesar ??/2012 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Solo O/S
Sam Melville ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
timmyhobby 31/Oct/11 Solo O/S
markhilton 03/Oct/11 Solo O/S
paulwaterhouse 02/Oct/11 Solo
disturbed_one51 27/Sep/11 Solo
Hidden 11/Sep/11 Lead
DKaye 02/Sep/11 Solo O/S
mol 01/Sep/11 2nd
with Jesse
lcullum7 17/Aug/11 2nd O/S
with Sam Fearn
riddle 13/Aug/11 Solo O/S
Ander 06/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 02/Aug/11 2nd
aquazepp 30/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with katyc
katyc 30/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 27/Jul/11 Solo O/S
muwasi 27/Jul/11 Lead O/S
ricky6386 25/Jul/11 Lead O/S

One sling at the start to protect the first (and only) tricky move then cruised the rest, might try solo next time

benkelsey 21/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/11 Solo O/S
AlistairJohn1805 28/Jun/11 Lead O/S
AB744 24/Jun/11 Solo O/S
DanT 19/Jun/11 2nd RP

James's Lead

with James Moore, Paul Rowlands
joe king 19/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with James Moore, dan towns
thomasadixon 11/Jun/11 Solo O/S
alimckay 25/May/11 Lead O/S
with andy
Goodstuff 25/May/11 2nd O/S
Viki 25/May/11 2nd O/S
simozzer 04/May/11 Lead O/S
with Cass
rockman 03/May/11 Lead O/S
with Peter B
R8JimBob88 29/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Simon
Hidden 27/Apr/11 Lead
AndyFunnell 27/Apr/11 2nd
with Skinny
Jake Young 21/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/11 Lead
reubensampson 14/Apr/11 2nd
with Antony Grayson
edmitchell 09/Apr/11 Solo
yashvi 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Jo Wimalasena
PeteWilson 29/Mar/11 2nd
Stoff 29/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with gpcomps
gpcomps 29/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Hillson 29/Mar/11 Lead O/S
deklan 23/Mar/11 Solo
Somerset swede basher 07/Mar/11 Solo O/S
charley 06/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Ange, Kev
valentinesbabe 06/Mar/11 2nd O/S

Charley's lead.Nice early moves...bit of a saunter at the top.

Tithe Technique 06/Mar/11 TR O/S
lozowen 25/Feb/11 Solo
davewsargent ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 Lead
mwatson ??/2011 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Oct/10 -
mataius 30/Oct/10 -
Col Allott 25/Oct/10 Solo rpt
Anthony Allsopp 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
phildavies84 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Threaded nut protected the 1st move or 2, then ran out the rest.Nice, but over to quickly

with Alan Poulding
Josh Maye 02/Oct/10 Lead
shed_hed 17/Sep/10 Solo O/S
David Kay 08/Sep/10 Lead
Pete Dalzell 08/Sep/10 2nd
LittleClimbingMaria 31/Aug/10 -
thomasmouse 26/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Jonathan Hall 24/Aug/10 Solo
Sam Simpson 14/Aug/10 Solo O/S
ChrisBrooke 14/Aug/10 2nd
with John Inkpen
michael burrows 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Aug/10 Solo O/S
joeoutdoors 05/Aug/10 Solo O/S
with Ally Hurst
Hidden 25/Jul/10 Lead dog
Milne 24/Jul/10 Lead rpt
with sarah.
Sarah Brookes 24/Jul/10 2nd O/S
gavinpeach 11/Jul/10 Solo O/S
with Mark James
trish1968 29/Jun/10 2nd

Had to back off the lead

Sianny 29/Jun/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/10 Lead
Spidermunkie 25/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Rachel Somerville 14/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Des Chadderton, Al Metelko
Souljah 28/May/10 Solo O/S
with On my own, straight from work
hellboundblr 09/May/10 Lead

Used arete.

with Danny Smudge
Hidden 09/May/10 2nd
steveth 27/Apr/10 2nd O/S
chris_r 27/Apr/10 Lead O/S
muwasi 22/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with tim
tim123487 22/Apr/10 -
cooper leek 21/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with donk
donkster 21/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with ben
dja 19/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/10 2nd O/S
rylett 19/Apr/10 Lead
with Ollie Paine
spacey 18/Apr/10 Solo
andrea83 14/Apr/10 2nd


with Dan
ebastock 10/Apr/10 2nd
with John Beddard
Shane-Smith 09/Apr/10 Lead

The is meant to be a Severe but it is pretty and you can pretty much walk up the second half.

with Tiff
Hidden 09/Apr/10 2nd
Hidden 16/Mar/10 Solo rpt
pie_eater_pete ??/2010 -
philw ??/2010 -
MarkLoveday ??/2010 TR
cymjt ??/2010 -
Ben HW 15/Nov/09 2nd
with James Brownhill
d_evo20 15/Nov/09 2nd O/S
Richard Gilbert 17/Oct/09 2nd
intotheoutside 24/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Dan Lane 23/Sep/09 Lead β

Nice move up sloping crimps.

Hidden 23/Sep/09 2nd rpt
Hidden 17/Sep/09 AltLd
jonathan watt 13/Sep/09 Lead
ChrisBigwood 13/Sep/09 Lead
with Mark Rowe
axeman 22/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with schofield
Hidden 22/Aug/09 Lead O/S
JamieSparkes 21/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Nick
Nick1812P 21/Aug/09 2nd
with Jamie
paul__in_sheffield 02/Aug/09 Solo O/S
with Noodle
Hidden 28/Jul/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/09 TR O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/09 Lead
Hidden 25/Jul/09 TR dnf
Hidden 14/Jul/09 Lead
sam coward 05/Jul/09 2nd O/S
with Rupe
morrisdaboss 02/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Cecile
Peakpdr 28/Jun/09 Solo
with none
Bernie Wylde 24/Jun/09 Lead
Steve J P 24/Jun/09 2nd
with BW
Hidden 24/Jun/09 Lead O/S
bobpilgrem 18/Jun/09 Lead rpt
with Bob/Nic
matt0759 13/Jun/09 Solo
sibluer 13/Jun/09 2nd
A Downing 03/May/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/09 -
djdf 16/Apr/09 Lead O/S

First attempt at 5a I think. Needed to work up a bit of bottle to go for it seeing as the hard move is near the start with no gear and bad-ish fall potential. Once commited, pulled over, and then easy to the top.

with Pete
Hidden 02/Apr/09 Solo
donkster 01/Apr/09 Solo O/S
with dennis
iainpowell ?/Apr/09 -
with shaun stephens, Adam Clarkson
Jon Dittman 31/Mar/09 Solo
Whealiebob 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Darrel
Milne 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S

5a tops.

Ben_Bullbridge 15/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with Dave
BigToe 15/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with Milne
summo ??/2009 -
thedanwhalley ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 Solo O/S
roscoe6 13/Oct/08 Lead

Director VS 4c repeat today! Back into VS grade!

PanzerHanzler 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Oct/08 Solo rpt
HeatherF 13/Sep/08 Solo
Roy the Gardener 25/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with Richard Mallison
hugh2002 21/Jul/08 Lead O/S

My very first 5a :)

with Melanie Butson
Phil1967 03/Jul/08 Lead O/S

VS 5b in Kinder Guide - never been 5b but 5a

with Bruv
Rock Fairy 08/Jun/08 2nd


with david
troym 24/May/08 TR O/S
Hidden 18/May/08 Lead dnf
Hidden 18/May/08 Lead dnf
Paul Bowen 12/May/08 Solo O/S
gibbo38 11/May/08 2nd
with Robert
jeffb 11/May/08 Lead O/S
with mike
naughtybadboy 11/May/08 2nd
Carl Smethurst 07/May/08 Solo rpt
bobpilgrem 29/Apr/08 Lead β
with Bob/Nic
maybe_si 08/Apr/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/Feb/08 Solo
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 -
kingholmesy ??/2008 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Dec/07 Solo
Jane 29/Sep/07 2nd
with Neil
Souljah 18/Sep/07 Solo
with Phill
Mark_RMC 08/Sep/07 Lead

A bit of a one move wonder. Difficult to pull off the big ledge at the start, with minimal gear, then an easy slab to the tob.

with Michelle
Hidden 25/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/07 Lead O/S
tontopink 04/Aug/07 -
Steve Waters, Mynydd 02/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Mr Wild ?/Aug/07 Solo O/S
with On me lonesome
Hidden 19/Jul/07 Solo O/S
Neil Pacey 14/Jul/07 Lead O/S

Nothing more than a boulder problem

DanT 09/Jun/07 2nd RP
JCookie 09/Jun/07 2nd

Hmm, maybe didn't quite manage in text-book style, but a nice route

with Richard Plater
RiPomc 09/Jun/07 Lead

Not sure I made the 5a move. Pulled over the small overhang at its' right edge, the hands seemed better there.

with Julie Cooke
Hidden 09/Jun/07 2nd O/S
stevo smith 07/May/07 Lead O/S
with Steve story, Chris Britton
HC~R 13/Apr/07 2nd
with Eagle River
littledave 06/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Ian Parkhouse
adam carless 03/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
Goose4 ??/2007 -
dan gibson 06/Oct/06 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/Jul/06 2nd
Carl Smethurst 04/Jul/06 Solo rpt
Nicos 26/Jun/06 Solo O/S
with solo
Rampikino 03/Jun/06 Lead
with MMC Various
Shad ?/Jun/06 Lead
FrankW 06/May/06 Lead O/S
with Laura
craig h 19/Apr/06 Solo O/S
goi.ashmore 18/Feb/06 Solo O/S
tontopink 29/Jan/06 2nd O/S
studly84 08/Jan/06 Lead O/S
with thomas poulton
Ben1983 ??/2006 Solo β
ArnaudG ??/2006 Solo
Hidden 10/Dec/05 Solo O/S
Andrew Abraham ?/Oct/05 Solo
Hidden 24/Sep/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Sep/05 2nd RP
reubensampson 04/Sep/05 TR
with Justyna Gemzala
Hidden 19/Aug/05 Solo
DerwentDiluted 23/Jul/05 Solo
cem 02/Jul/05 Solo O/S
Carl Smethurst 23/Jun/05 Solo
Col Allott ?/Jun/05 Solo O/S
with Chris Allott
Hidden ??/2005 -
Monk 07/Sep/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/04 Lead
jonnyboy 03/Sep/04 Lead O/S
with Ben
lithos ?/Aug/04 Lead
with julie
Hidden ??/2004 -
kato'sdad 21/Sep/03 Solo
Hidden 27/Aug/03 2nd
Ander 18/Aug/03 Lead
with Kev
Hidden ?/Aug/03 Solo
Carl Smethurst 16/Jul/03 Solo O/S
Mark Riley ?/Jul/03 Solo O/S
Chris the Tall ?/Jun/03 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Mar/03 Lead O/S
petekeron ??/2003 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Sep/02 Lead O/S
Laramadness 17/Aug/02 Solo
adamwesthead 28/Aug/01 Solo rpt
with Solo
adamwesthead 27/May/01 Solo rpt
with Hoult
orb ?/Sep/99 Lead O/S
with ?
John Eley ?/May/97 Lead O/S
WRMusall 06/Nov/94 2nd

SPSA Training weekend

Hidden ??/1993 -
Hidden 27/May/92 2nd
Iain Thow 25/May/92 Solo
Hidden 22/Apr/92 Lead
Rob Davies ?/Aug/90 Solo
Ian Clare ??/1983 -
uphillnow ??/1980 -
Hidden 15/May/66 Solo
High HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
Votes cast 53
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
Votes cast 39
Votes cast 42
Style of ascent
Alt Leads
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Flashed (β)
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