16m.

Rockfax Description
16m. The long bulging and technical crack is gained from the left, has a whole bunch of sloping holds, and is superb. An old peg remains (tut tut!) by the crux and should be backed-up. © Rockfax

FA. Steve Bancroft 1976

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Peak Rock/12/The New Golden Age, The Roaches 3 Star Extravaganza.


ClimberDateStyle
benw681 22/Oct Lead G/U

Start of an amazing day at the Hen. You;ve got to be quite sharp on the gear!

with Jake
The Grist 02/Oct 2nd O/S
manwithacam 02/Oct Lead
with Alan
FlavioL1989 26/Jul Lead O/S

Amazing climbing, on a Tuesday! Stiff and expected for Hen Cloud. First time I've seen a peg on natural grit.

ben.phillips 26/Jul 2nd dog
with Flavio
LRob 05/Sep/14 Lead O/S
pipof747 03/May/14 Lead O/S

Great one, someone should remove that peg though...

jacobjacob 01/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Alistair Corbett 22/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Sam hamer
Hidden 22/Sep/12 TR O/S
alaan 25/May/11 Lead O/S
with Katy
stevebarratt 13/May/11 Lead
with Rob Sandercock
rob.s22 ?/May/11 Lead O/S

Peg bit old now, backed up with dubious zero.

with S.B
al99 30/Aug/10 TR RP
Hidden 30/Aug/10 TR
edinbed 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 27/Sep/09 Lead RP

Think I fell off this years ago, still felt hard

with Alice
Boy ?/Sep/09 -
with Ben Heason
DavidEvans 23/Apr/09 2nd
Toby Dunn 29/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Tom Randall
cragdan 11/Aug/07 2nd dog
with Dan Gibson
dan gibson 11/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with sam read
gregoritos ?/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Ropeboy 09/Oct/05 Lead
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe ??/2005 -
mark s ??/2005 -
Rich Kirby 31/Oct/04 Lead O/S
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 31/Oct/04 2nd
Jon Read ?/Jun/02 Lead RP
with Tim Lowe
Hidden 21/Sep/97 Lead O/S
Roget 07/Aug/97 Lead rpt
ste_d 12/Jun/94 2nd O/S
with mik
Roget 02/Sep/90 2nd O/S
with colin
uphillnow ??/1987 2nd
Hidden 28/Aug/82 2nd
Mark Kemball 25/Apr/82 TR
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