Rockfax Description
16m. The thin crack slanting up the steep slab leads to a groove and higher, a ledge (possible stance - an old peg may be in place). Finish up the totty arete on the right. © Rockfax

FA. Jim Rubery 1986

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List.

Hidden 07/Aug/14 Lead
thomasmouse 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Alex@home 26/Aug/13 Lead rpt

start is worth doing. dirty and a bit loose in places above.

with Oli
stratandrew 08/Aug/12 2nd

tricky first move but good gear. two more tricky moves then it gets easier. a bit dirty but worth a look.

with Philip Jarvis
pebbles 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S

hard low moves then easier

with guido
Hidden 20/Jun/12 Lead
PAJames ??/2012 -
Ketu 08/May/11 2nd O/S
with Charles M
cem 08/May/11 Lead O/S

felt more like HVS 5b

with Rob Truckle
Hidden 13/Mar/11 Lead O/S
cliffrad 25/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Nice moves at the bottom :)

with ian
eazyclimbing 25/Oct/10 2nd
with cliff
Byronius Maximus 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Nice moves, quite different to what I expected. Felt it was soft in the grade.

hardoreVdiffBen 03/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/10 Lead
donkster 12/May/10 Lead O/S
with pete buswell
Brian Rodgers 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S

Very easy for the grade. Unpleasant in the upper section.

with John
thefuturesmiles ?/Aug/08 2nd O/S
harryt 07/Jun/08 2nd
with Craig
MD 24/May/08 2nd dog
Hidden 30/Sep/07 2nd
Mr Wild ?/Aug/07 2nd O/S
Stig 25/May/07 Lead rpt
with Pete
Peakphil 02/May/07 Lead O/S
Stig 19/Sep/06 2nd O/S

Soft 5c, nice move.

with Charlie Reade-Jahn
Hidden 08/Jun/04 Lead O/S
robtrooper ??/1996 -
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High E2
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