Raven Rock Gully** D
[UK size 40 - ish.., 2 kb]20m.

Rockfax Description
20m. The deep and gloomy rift to a tight and scruffy exit through the manhole. A worthwhile and atmospheric route that is a lot easier than it looks from below. © ROCKFAX

FA. JW Puttrell 1901

Ticklists: Twelve fine routes in the lower grades at the Roaches, The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Through Routes!, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, The Pearson-Tanner Roaches Expedition, Puttrell's Progress, Roaches w sobote? :).

Photo: UK size 40 - ish.. © ungracefulathlete
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This climb is in 445 logbooks, and on 18 wishlists.

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Sep/15

Mike.Kinge - Lead rpt - 28/Sep/15 with Rob

Subwaycups - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/15

still just as much fun..thought id treat Robbie
Stanners - Lead rpt - 04/Sep/15 with Robbie Leishman

landy813 - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/15

tried to place as much of my big gear as poss ;)
gobbledigook - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/15

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/15

Brilliant fun. Glad I lost weight for getting through the hole at the top. A bit polished but greats holds and easy protection.
ASkingle - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/15 with Isobel West

adi bryant - Lead O/S - 30/May/15 with ian Wignall, Preet

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 28/May/15

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 26/May/15

Gerlach - 2nd - 26/Apr/15 with Matt Lewis

Andy Morley - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/15 with Ollie Hales, John Higgs

selahilo - 2nd - 25/Apr/15 with Andy Morley, John Higgs

Mike.Kinge - 2nd O/S - 17/Apr/15 with Rob

Was recalling the comments below while struggling through the hole - my faith that it would be big enough was wavering. Loved this route though.
Danm79 - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/15

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Apr/15

Jm4ssey - Lead dnf - 08/Apr/15

stevied01 - Lead O/S - 14/Mar/15

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Feb/15

Lovely final squeeze, snow made it all the more interesting.
jonathandavey - Lead O/S - 03/Feb/15 with John Newbiggin

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Feb/15

s1362083 - TR - 10/Nov/14

thedreadedchris - Lead O/S - 05/Nov/14

Markheighton - Lead - 05/Nov/14

Marzy95 - Lead O/S - 05/Nov/14

Peter Metcalfe - Solo - 25/Oct/14

db79 - Lead dnf - 28/Sep/14

Solo'd up to the final squeeze the night before with a head torch but wussed out! I forgive myself given the struggle on the lead the next morning!
Stanners - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/14 with Andy G

CreepingExcellence. - 2nd O/S - 12/Sep/14 with Rob Stanfield

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Sep/14

Amazing route, very good fun. A bit weird at the top with not nice holders and trying to reach the manhole.
BoHeMlo - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14

sadlerbrett - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Alex Roberts

Tim Harper - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/14 with James Lewis

Jlewis01 - 2nd O/S - 17/Aug/14 with Tim harper

Simon_87 - Lead - Aug/14

nwakeman - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/14 with Mark Allwood

GregHood - Lead - 04/Jul/14

Tom Stoddart - Solo - 01/Jul/14

ruths first lead !
gavster - 2nd - 22/Jun/14 with ruth

My first ever lead:-)
Ruthie - Lead - 22/Jun/14 with Gavin

Followed the rockfax topo and am fairly sure i ended up on the VS.... So downclimbed outta there!
Fentonio - Lead dnf - 01/Jun/14 with Leanne Ayres

Hellflame - Lead O/S - 17/May/14 with Connor McNulty

Hidden - Lead β - 03/May/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/May/14

Lucinda - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/14 with Giles

Hidden - Lead rpt - 11/Apr/14

Rockpiglet - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/14 with Rocksarge, stonechaser

StoneChaser - TR - 10/Apr/14 with Rocksarge, Rockpiglet

Hidden - TR O/S - 01/Apr/14

sibluer - Lead - 21/Mar/14

eastonator - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/14 with Lee Cammann

Brilliant route! Hilarious, entertaining and memorable. Possibly the highlight of the weekend! The climbing is straight forward but interesting, it becomes much easier one you work out you can back and foot most of it in the wider part of the chimney instead of getting trappred in the corner. The higher up you get, the less likely it looks that there is actually a way out as ouy only see a few pin-pricks of light. I keept thinking to me self 'I hope there is a actually way out of this' and was wondering if I should have switched to the obvious manhole to the left. Even when I got to the exit, I wasn't sure actually be able to get through until i tried but bid of squirming did the job. Didn't bother setting up an anchor at the top as there was no way i would get pulled back through the hole. Seeing my seccond's reaction to the exit and his attempts to squirm through were thoroughly entertaining and had me in stitches!
SuperLee1985 - Lead O/S - 15/Mar/14 with Dan Easton

Hidden - Solo dnf - 01/Mar/14

tjrukc - 2014

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2014

Ridiculously failed at half height. Slippery green patches on footholds are the offical excuse
drolex - Lead dnf - 14/Dec/13

BenParker - 2nd - 01/Dec/13 with Graeme Smith

Graeme Smith - Lead O/S - 01/Dec/13 with BenParker

CLyus - Lead O/S - 02/Nov/13 with jack brown

rd20 - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/13 with Clare

Diff, Diff, Diff?!!!!! OK, it was a bit wet, and I was seconding, but if I was leading, I would have given it more like a HVD grade. Exit through hole at top is nasty, and best given to your worst enemies! ;-)
kim.mulji - 2nd O/S - 19/Oct/13 with Fiona McFarlane

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Sep/13

First of the weekend to calibrate the grades...the rotation req'd and the sqeeze thru the RHSide exit hole made it feel much bolder than DIFF !...so it was a good'n to "calibrate' the grades
joe gallacher - Lead - 28/Sep/13 with Mary Eggins

Jim Slater - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13 with Trevor Wilson

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13 with James

Hidden - TR - 13/Aug/13

nesbear - Aug/13 with marshy

buxtoncoffeelover - Solo - 25/Jul/13

sputnik - 2nd rpt - 22/Jul/13 with Vaska

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/13

A tight squeeze
Nick Russell - 2nd - 05/Jul/13 with Rob H, Dave Linnett

BALD EAGLE - 2nd - 05/Jul/13 with Nick Russell, Rob Horler

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jul/13

magicmartin - Lead O/S - Jul/13 with Zane Butcher

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13

Darkness in the last part of the gully made it seem awkward until my eyes had adjusted. Certainly a squeeze!
the_liquorice_man - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/13 with Leah Cameron

rather tight squeeze finish but great fun!
amorousbadger - 2nd O/S - 15/Jun/13 with Matt Bark

biggerears7 - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/13

gavster - Lead - 07/Jun/13

The best Diff I'v ever climbed!
pete_naylor - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/13

kate tarrant - Lead O/S - Jun/13

Ricky Layf - 2nd O/S - Jun/13 with Kate

TAG_UTLEY - 2nd O/S - Jun/13

Only dryish route we could find in the rain... Bit of a squeeze at the top in waterproofs! Binned it off and went the Birmingham wall after. Don't follow the rockfax photo line or you'll end up on a VS
adamwesthead - Lead O/S - 24/May/13 with Hoult

Kyrros - Lead - 12/May/13

Kyrros - Lead - 12/May/13

andyclimber - 2nd O/S - 09/May/13

Experienced some serious route-finding issues. I followed the 'obvious' Diff line up the right hand side, only to back out near the top as I was concerned the gap at the top looked REALLY small and that I might need to head left. Downclimbed back to near the start and went left, only to find what I'm sure is a VS 4c-ish move over a bulge on slopey holds with no feet (and there is a VS in that corner). Fairly confused. I assume I should have continued up and to the right and squeezed through the gap. But if this is the case then the Rockfax topo is pretty poorly drawn. I'll return with some decent beta and crush this next time.
alan.phobos - Lead dnf - 21/Apr/13 with Colin

RikPotts - 2nd - 20/Apr/13

kez1 - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/13 with rob rendle, james davies

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 12/Apr/13

Easy climb but scary feet in the snow.
JM0rrison - Lead - 01/Apr/13

Ralphus - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/13 with Stefanie Gunst

tzettle - 2013

rossi - 2nd - Oct/12

Very difficult top out... only just fit through the hole at the top and had to remove gear from my harness. Lived up to its name of being "a filthy climb"
Sam Maher - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12 with James Kent

two06 - 2nd rpt - 08/Sep/12 with jstringer

Quite claustrophobic towards the top, think I exited out of the wrong hole!!! Jamie managed to come through a slightly larger hole.
jstringer - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12 with Jamie Williams, Mark Bennet

c00kie - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/12 with Leander

sputnik - Lead - 29/Aug/12 with Mrs Z

Lard and grease needed to get through the man hole how I got through I will never know. 6.4 - 16.5 stone. Great fun or then again maybe not!!!!
dannyevos - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/12 with Rick Clapham

Bede - Solo - 27/Jul/12

AstroMan - Lead - 22/Jul/12 with Martin Greensmith

Night climb with a prerigged belay
iallaway - Lead β - 01/Jul/12 with wolfy

Wolfy1987 NEWMC - Lead - 01/Jul/12

Go for hole on left. Gear on harness will snag on exit!
tomkhoward - Lead O/S - Jul/12 with Wanda Groenewald

A brilliant night climb... Really good fun. Got a hex caught on the exit which made it scruffy.
RikPotts - 2nd - 30/Jun/12

ashtond6 - 23/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

Top rope self belay
solfreak - 27/May/12

chappers909 - 2nd O/S - 26/May/12 with Indy

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/May/12

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/12

Morris123 - Lead - 22/May/12

AMAZING for my first outdoor climb :)
Deepak Mahtani - 2nd dog - 14/May/12 with Pierre Maxted

mattshort - Lead O/S - 13/May/12 with Elly Pryce

Very traditional climb! Plenty of bridging, chimneying and even a bit of sidewards swimming. Didn't feel damp or dirty despite the previous two weeks of rain..
Alan100 - Lead - 13/May/12

Indy92 - Lead - 04/May/12

Tarryn - 2nd O/S - May/12 with Alan Murray

Probably the dampest, slimiest climb we did all day. Great fun
fizzychewitt - Lead - 21/Apr/12 with Geraint

two06 - 2nd O/S - 21/Apr/12 with michael burrows

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 21/Apr/12 with Jay

horribly wet and dirty
tim exley - Lead - 12/Apr/12 with Ralph

First ever climb
PrincessAlbert - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/12

Ian's lead, bloody tight getting out at the top
JimboWizbo - 2nd - 31/Mar/12 with Ian

ipblake - Lead - 31/Mar/12 with Jim

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/12

antonymcphillips - Lead O/S - Mar/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12

PAJames - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Enjoyable. Seemed to be more difficult for the tall.
melonmike - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11 with Hannah Newcombe, Laura Evans

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/11

HairyMan - Lead - 28/Sep/11 with Zoe Taylor

Double Knee Bar - Lead rpt - 17/Sep/11

Two different types of "body jam" in 5 minutes. Entertaining struggle through the hole.
petersheppard - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/11

Matt250 - 2nd - 27/Aug/11

Paul Hy - 2nd O/S - 17/Aug/11 with Ian

Petarghh - Solo O/S - 09/Aug/11

Got lost on the route for this one. Up and right gets narrow, up and left wonders on to a VS. Downclimbed.
eeonz - Lead dnf - 07/Aug/11

Ash_Johnson - Lead O/S - Aug/11

Kyle87 - Lead O/S - Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jul/11

Struggled getting through the manhole
rickstaylor - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Katy Stranack

mheyes101 - 2nd - 30/Jul/11 with tedalaki

Amy Ack - 2nd - 26/Jul/11 with Lee Groves

Lee Groves - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/11 with Amy Ack

sam coward - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11 with Helen

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead - 07/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jul/11

nathan2day - 2nd - 03/Jul/11 with Dominik Siedlecki

Tight exit hole
dick2002 - 2nd dog - 03/Jul/11 with phil griffiths

saraw - Solo O/S - Jul/11 with rikbattye

ayuplass - 2nd O/S - 30/Jun/11 with cath

rockjedi - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/11 with Sara Williams

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 06/Jun/11

Deano100 - 2nd - 04/Jun/11

An aperitif for Sifta's Quid. Hilarious, have never laughed so much on a climb. Was after a prolonged period of dry weather which I think helped!
Bobling - 2nd - 04/Jun/11 with Spiderman

A pleasant cool route to get out of the blazing sunshine until I reached the roof. Felt claustrophobic under the boulder roof and asked a climber on top which hole was largest exit. He thought second on left looked bigger. In the small space available I manoeuvered myself sideways and horizontally into the tiny hole. I became wedged and struggled to move remaining gear on my harness out of the way. With an almighty roar I forced myself through the rest of the hole. The relief was immense! It was only when my second came up that I found I hard chosen the wrong exit, it should be the furthest one on the left. I'm never doing a cave climb again!
Feeling bold - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/11 with Martin from Stoke

bennys89 - Lead - Jun/11

CChafer - Lead O/S - 29/May/11

jumpingjimminy - Lead O/S - 29/May/11 with Ellie

Took my time but made it up trouble free. Found this trickier than I'd expect from a D. edit: Finished up RR Gully Left-Hand (VS), now it makes sense!
JimboWizbo - Lead O/S - 15/May/11 with Beth

r.x.preece - TR O/S - 15/May/11 with Jim

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 15/May/11

iccy - Lead - 14/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/May/11

lewismansell - Lead O/S - 06/May/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/May/11

Good thrutchy fun!
mcglenr25 - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with John Niven

TheLiz - 2nd - 12/Apr/11 with Ollie Lancett, Tim Lee

ollieboy - Lead O/S - Apr/11

A grim squirm at the top.
Steve Palmer - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/11 with Brian K

AC - 2nd O/S - 26/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead - 23/Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Mar/11

jacktomlinson - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/11 with Travis

jon_ridley - 2nd O/S - 20/Mar/11 with Emily Cropton

Emily Cropton - Lead - 20/Mar/11 with Jon Ridley

Josh_West - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Mar/11

becoming-stranger - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11

With A.D. as Second. - Got stuck in manhole at the top.....
jamescronin - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11

Griff1990 - 2nd O/S - 19/Mar/11 with Josh West

quantized - Lead - 19/Mar/11 with Paul Bettridge, Emma Bowles

bbangbala - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/11 with Oli Bangbala

Cwallace - Lead - 02/Feb/11

Cwallace - 2nd - 02/Feb/11

seconded, not at all hard except for the 10 mi struggle to get out of the hole with shoes on my rack!
OliBangbala - 2nd β - Feb/11 with Ben bangbala

njlyons - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/11 with martin l

M Leavy - 02/Jan/11 with N Lyons

Jono Graham - 2011

John Mckeating - 2011

Bobbyonrock - 2011

keith leonard - 2011

tomhill#1 - 2011

Humm1985 - 2nd - 2011

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 2011

p_won - Lead - Nov/10 with johnny walker

Fun finish featuring a body jam.
MarkRoe - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/10 with John Niven

JohnBear - 2nd - 25/Oct/10 with Mark

iwebster59017 - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/10 with John Niven

tinyali - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/10

Second climb and did it again for the same reasons - climbing with a newbie and it was raining everywhere else!!
Stuart Hurworth - Lead rpt - 14/Aug/10 with Richard Green

FrJ - 2nd - 07/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead RP - Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10

MarkCunnington - Solo O/S - 17/Jul/10 with Marc Blackband

greggyboy - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/10 with Martin Heaton

It's a bit different because of the awkward squeeze at the top.
bobbarnes00 - 2nd - 03/Jul/10 with James Budzynski

tony wood - 2nd - 02/Jul/10 with gareth robarts

Fun climb - guidebook seems to show the wrong route though - up the left of the massive block, when the actual route is to the right. Juggy throughout though difficult to find those holds when you get to the slippery manhole!
Stuart Hurworth - Lead O/S - Jul/10 with Rich

gingerwolf - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jun/10

Graeme Hammond - 2nd rpt - 27/Jun/10 with Helen, Steve

parksy986 - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/10 with chris dovey

richyclimb - Lead - 19/Jun/10

shafiq lalloo - 2nd O/S - 07/May/10 with Ben Ritchie

mark32 - May/10

mark32 - May/10

Got right up close to the top, and struggled for ages trying to get out, during this time it started chucking it down with rain because a storm came. In the end so we could all leave i had to be hoisted up the last two meters. If there was a decent left foot hold i could have made it.
scotty h - Lead dnf - 25/Apr/10 with Suzie

Double Knee Bar - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/10 with Nathan, Iain

excellant 2 star
Daymo - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10 with Andy Merrick

Andy Merrick - 2nd - 17/Apr/10

nice little route - pretty juggy holds exactly where you want them. then a chim-chimerney to finish.
ungracefulathlete - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/10 with Jason Challinor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/10

Damp and green all the way up. Inelegant thrashing to exit through slimy manhole.
peterbrett - 2nd O/S - 27/Feb/10

GF - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Ken Taylor - 2010

Ken Taylor - 2010

philw - 2010

ml_si - Lead - 2010

Nature_Boy12689 - 2nd O/S - 20/Nov/09 with Layla Peploe

LaylayPants - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/09 with Andy Richards

Led up to the chimney then, rather embarassingly, had to be rescued as the dripping walls were proving too slippy for my walking boots (which had seemed a good idea as it was too wet for my stickies!)
Laura-lou - 28/Oct/09 with dad

Came out the wrong place at the top but was still a really good climb.
MPSBunny - Lead - 25/Oct/09 with John Brannock

monsteratt - 2nd O/S - 03/Oct/09 with Matt, Nic and Andy

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Sep/09

sleavesley - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/09 with Dave Cain

david morse - Solo - 13/Sep/09 with mikey+em

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/09

more vdiff.
katiep - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/09 with Geoff

Bobbyonrock - Lead rpt - Sep/09 with Sparkles

Laura-lou - 2nd - 14/Aug/09 with Chink

bavarianGaz - 2nd O/S - 07/Aug/09 with Dan

nathanroberts89 - Lead O/S - Jul/09

ianslade - Lead β - Jul/09 with Dave

peaches69 - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with sarah

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/09

leewright - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/09

will randall - Lead O/S - Jun/09 with sarah

recall 2nding this at an unknow date with unknown persons
Graeme Hammond - Solo rpt - 31/May/09

Twisty - Lead O/S - 31/May/09 with Rayan Sammut

Hidden - 2nd - 31/May/09

stevemcg - 2nd - 09/May/09 with Liz

fizzychewitt - Lead - 09/May/09 with Steve

stevemcg - Lead - 08/May/09 with Francis

dji26 - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Apr/09

Simply awesome. Last climb of a long day and we loved it. Not dirty at all, despite the warnings!
Richard Gilbert - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Helen

Jake Howard - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/09 with Sam Strong

Andrew Lester - Lead - 12/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Mar/09

ndraper1 - Lead - Mar/09

Excellent smooth climb, though I did manage to find an even tighter exit than the proper one, ouch!
baconphat - Lead O/S - 31/Jan/09 with Andrew Barker

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Jan/09

Mr Wild - Solo - 2009

Hixmclix - Lead RP - 2009 with Carl

Carl Hanaghan - 2nd - 2009 with Hixmclix

Jona Ure - Lead - 2009 with Adam Hicks

tallan9 - 2nd - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Dec/08

Urgh ! Dirty Dark and ackward why would you !!
Chris Harding - Lead - 22/Nov/08 with Wendy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Nov/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Oct/08

Ick! Looked like a good choice in the wet. Wasn't. "A Struggle" wouldn't tell the half of it.
whiting.jp - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/08 with jamesca

whiting.jp - Lead - 04/Oct/08 with jamesca

Steeve - Oct/08

Hidden - 21/Sep/08

freemanTom - Lead - 21/Sep/08 with Abi Greves

Really enjoyable.
Mr. K - 2nd O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Martin Parmiter

springything - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Kyle Wood

thompson1000 - Solo - 09/Sep/08

betamonkey - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/08 with Marcin Ostasz

BeccaSnowden - Lead - 28/Aug/08 with Matt Turner

MattT88 - 2nd - 28/Aug/08 with Becca Snowden

Went up the right wall and through the smaller hole on the right. Seemed harder than Diff. perhaps that was just due to the slimyness?
Glyn Davidson - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Ali

Ali H - TR O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Glyn

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/08

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 02/Aug/08

Really fun climb. Advise for the manhole... just go for it!
Ashapalan - Lead - 29/Jul/08 with ad and hillary

hils theaker - 2nd - 29/Jul/08 with Adam + Dave

best dif i've done! recommended in wet weather as it is sheltered.
adam06 - 2nd - 29/Jul/08 with Hilary Theaker and dave carr

Kamikaze Badger - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/08 with Phil Newing

Andy Miller - Jun/08

mark32 - Lead O/S - 05/May/08

fizzychewitt - Lead - 25/Apr/08 with Frenchy

done in the rain,dry until the exit onto the top!
michael burrows - 2nd - 25/Apr/08 with rob geaves

steve2006 - Lead - Apr/08 with david moore (age 10)

brew_guru - 2nd O/S - Feb/08 with chris(grinner)williams

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Feb/08

Mr_S - Lead O/S - 26/Jan/08 with Sam

donkster - 2nd rpt - 2008 with DaveNW

daveagriff - 2nd - 2008

Jamie Buxton - Lead O/S - 17/Nov/07 with Hyadn Willaims and Gareth Moore

Hidden - TR O/S - 17/Nov/07

Hidden - 2nd dog - 17/Nov/07

Really good, don't let the appearance from the ground put you off. The exit is not that small, certainly compared with the standard struggles - you don't even have to take your harness off!
Simon Caldwell - Solo O/S - 30/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/07

CarolineH - Lead - 25/Aug/07

Very wet (been raining all weekend)!
markhammonds - 2nd - 19/Aug/07 with Ronnie Abrams

matt ling - Lead β - 20/Jul/07 with dja

staceyjg - 2nd O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Mark Booker and my daughter Katie

RichardBilly - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/07 with Matt Bishop

dja - Lead rpt - 04/Jul/07 with pippa

DanT - 2nd O/S - 20/May/07 with Ian Silvester

daza - Lead O/S - 11/May/07 with Ceara

Hidden - 2nd - 06/May/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/07

sgl - Solo - 13/Apr/07

Got stuck in the manhole!
mike_hough_uk - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/07 with Christine Bailey

chri55ie - 2nd - 06/Apr/07 with Mike Hough

Nature_Boy12689 - Lead rpt - 30/Mar/07 with Tom Wild

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/07

treebadger - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/07

dja - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/07 with Matt Ling

matt ling - 2nd O/S - 05/Mar/07 with dja

davidwright - 2nd rpt - 20/Jan/07

Hidden - Lead - 20/Jan/07

davidwright - 2nd - 20/Jan/07 with Sam

Don't make the mistake of following the righht hand corner. The exit hole is tiny and the traverse across the slab to the proper exit is commiting.
timjones - Lead O/S - 14/Jan/07 with "Doris"

Hidden - 2nd - 2007

climbing_wiggy - 2nd β - 2007 with Caroline

The route finding was really hard on this climb- i thnk i actually ended up elsewhere!
HeatherF - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/06 with My mum

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/06

A good laugh! Found squirming through the top utterly desperate yet exhilirating at the same time :p A minor classic.
Richard Hession - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/06 with Dom

climbingpixie - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/06 with Kbear

tomboyle - Lead β - 28/Jun/06 with sarah finney

Hidden - Lead - 21/Jun/06

tomboyle - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/06 with simon boyle

Sarah Applegate - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/06

Guy Wilson - Lead O/S - 13/May/06 with Byron Buck

Hidden - Lead dnf - 06/May/06

david the bear - 2nd O/S - 06/May/06 with Matt S

Enjoyable and hilarious route, just don't try to come out the hole at the top at the wrong angle or your shoulders won't fit!
Byronius Maximus - 2nd O/S - May/06 with Guy Wilson

superturbo - 2nd - 30/Apr/06

Col_MAN - TR - 19/Apr/06 with uni climbers

Very small hole in roof to exit. light gear climb
tontopink - Lead O/S - 27/Feb/06 with Iain Woodhouse

tontopink - Lead O/S - 11/Feb/06 with Steven Farden

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jan/06

good route,was very green when i did it
C.J.Horsfield - Lead O/S - 2006 with tom boyle

EAYL - Solo - 23/Oct/05

davek - Lead O/S - Aug/05 with Larson

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jul/05

clarky_john - Lead - Jul/05 with andy_b135

jamie ward - Solo - 22/Jun/05

gwilym - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/05 with Colin Angus, Alistair Pooler

victim of mathematics - Solo O/S - 14/Jun/05 with Cornish Merlin

Cornish Merlin - Solo - 14/Jun/05 with Colin Angus

Night ascent, with Mike & Will too
KeithW - Lead O/S - 14/May/05 with Rich Cole

Night ascent while staying at Don Whillans Hut.
KeithW - Lead O/S - 13/May/05 with Rich Cole

kenneM - Lead - May/05 with Beck Dark

Hidden - 2005

Hidden - 2005

Hidden - Lead - 2005

will_benfold - 2005

Si dH - 2nd O/S - Oct/04 with Stuart Fox

chris warner - Lead - Oct/04 with chris lenaghan, james kitson

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 12/Sep/04 with Nicola Pettit

Hidden - Solo O/S - Sep/04

donkster - Lead O/S - Sep/04 with trigg

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/04

Rampikino - Lead - 06/Aug/04 with Liz Hay

John Eley - Lead O/S - Jun/04

brian watson - Lead O/S - 01/May/04 with gary watson

charlesmfrench - Solo O/S - 25/Apr/04 with Ian _Haigh

Dave Latimer - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/04

beermonkey - 2nd - Mar/04 with can't remember

Hidden - 2004

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 12/Oct/03

made the left-hand VS start then bridged over
Dux - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/03 with Premal

coffeepot - 2nd - Aug/03 with Romy

jimshrimp - Lead - 24/Jul/03

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/03 with Shona D'arcy

Hidden - Lead - Apr/03

chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/03 with Joe Thompson

Mark Stitson (ULGMC) - Lead - 12/Jan/03

Steve lead. Dad second. 'Hole at top'
HazelMacLean - TR - 22/Jun/02

stephenhartley - 2nd - 2002

Gus - Solo - 2002

Katie Weston - 2nd - Aug/00

Hidden - Lead - 2000

Bobbyonrock - Lead - 2000

Martyn - 2000

alan moore - 2000

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1999

craig h - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/98 with Jamie Lillieman

FrankW - Lead O/S - 28/Feb/98 with Unknown

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Lead - 09/Jul/97

Hidden - Lead - 04/Apr/97

A Crook - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/96 with Dom Stockton

Hidden - 1995

Nigel Coe - Solo - 1995

Ian Archer - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/94 with Philip

Iain Thow - Solo - 16/Apr/93

Roget - Solo O/S - 04/Nov/90

andrew300169 - Lead - 1990

andrew300169 - Lead - 1990

angry pirate - Lead - 1988

angry pirate - Lead - 1988

Simon2005 - Lead O/S - 1984 with KevG

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jul/82

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1980

Approx date
Nigel Coe - 1978

babymoac - Solo - 25/Jun/77

Mark Kemball - Solo - 11/May/77

rogerskews - 1974

rogerskews - Solo - 1974

mikej - Solo - 08/Jul/70 with Stewart Grant

oldmanofmow - Lead - Jun/61

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