12m.

Rockfax Description
12m. The slim buttress gives a pleasant pitch. © Rockfax

FA. John Hadfield (aka Noddy) 1958.

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors).


ClimberDateStyle
Wayne S 27/Aug 2nd

Direct at VS 5a

with Dale
D Berry 27/Aug Lead O/S

VS in current guide. Good + clean route.

with Wayne S
stratandrew 22/Jun 2nd
with Helen Boothman, Jim Symon
Helen Boothman 22/Jun 2nd
Ross88 05/Jun Lead O/S
with Danny A
Jules Lane 05/Jun Lead rpt

May have gone too far round to the right at the top, following the previous guy up, as the top was hard !

with Mynydd Paul Justin
Hidden 24/Aug/15 Lead
Lukem6 15/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with bethy, Jenny Monkey
Jenny Monkey 15/Aug/15 2nd
BnB 12/Jun/15 -
Hidden 12/Jun/15 2nd rpt
sus 08/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Traversed right to finish

Hidden 03/Sep/14 Lead O/S
jakebrown 03/Sep/14 2nd O/S
Ropeboy 21/Jun/14 -
Hidden 18/Jun/14 2nd O/S
Rob84 17/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Pidg
Just Another Dave 26/Aug/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/13 2nd
Hidden 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
snapperdan 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
j.buckley87 11/Jul/13 Lead O/S
BenedictIEP 10/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Found plenty of gear, stayed left and couldn't find the 5a variation mentioned in OTM though.

Jam_sandwich 10/Jul/13 2nd O/S
Darron 07/Jul/13 -
Hidden 08/Jun/13 2nd rpt
Hidden 08/Jun/13 Lead
tanssop 31/May/13 2nd
with Andy
Hidden 07/Jul/12 2nd dog
Hardonicus 07/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Probably just VS but there is small wire fairly high up this.

with James W, Alex Thompson
David Kay 29/May/12 2nd
JEP 29/May/12 Lead O/S
Hoyes 29/May/12 2nd O/S
markblair 26/May/12 2nd O/S
with Alison Dixon
Jules Lane ?/May/12 Lead O/S

Excellent route. No gear on top half.

georgenvk 02/Oct/11 TR O/S
Jayzen 19/Jun/11 2nd
with Mark Ashley
thedatastream 27/May/11 TR rpt
with Jess, Abraham, TimTimFullOfWin
thedatastream 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Chris Tan, Scott
Scott Dunkley 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with James P
Steve J P 30/Aug/10 2nd
with BW
Bernie Wylde 30/Aug/10 Lead
with sp
Roget 01/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with robin, jim
wil_perry 20/Jun/10 2nd
with Barney
Hidden 05/Jun/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/May/10 Lead O/S
ste_d 24/Apr/10 Solo rpt
Hidden ??/2010 -
reubensampson 17/Oct/09 2nd
with Dan Peers
Hidden 13/Sep/09 2nd
ste_d 28/Jun/09 Solo rpt
ste_d 16/Jun/09 Solo rpt
Hidden 09/Jun/09 Lead
Hidden 30/May/09 2nd
snakebite 30/May/09 Lead O/S
with Paul Shephard
ste_d 26/Apr/09 Solo rpt
jcurley 02/Apr/09 2nd O/S
colin milton 02/Apr/09 Lead
barney800 ?/Jul/08 2nd
craig h 07/May/08 Solo rpt
Hidden 07/May/08 Lead
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 13/Sep/07 Lead
J25 06/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/07 2nd O/S
mje1398 29/Apr/07 2nd O/S
with John M
djdf 12/Apr/07 2nd O/S

VS in guidebook, I know no different. Pete did Swan Crack, and I followed up this just to see what VS felt like. Pretty easy, but would have been nervous on lead.

with Pete
cem 11/Jun/06 2nd
Simon Caldwell 31/Jul/04 Lead O/S
with Carmen
Si dH ?/Jul/04 Lead O/S

Solid VS 4b as in guidebook.

with Kane Chandler
Michael Brown 25/Apr/04 Lead O/S
Owdham 19/Aug/02 TR O/S

a nice little outing.

with Girtch
Neil Conway ??/1998 Lead O/S
with Steve Hardy
uphillnow 19/Jul/94 Lead
with Margaret Smith
craig h 23/May/91 Solo O/S
Tom V ??/1967 -
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Voting
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
High S
Mid S
Low S
Votes cast 22
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
High 4a
Mid 4a
Low 4a
Votes cast 21
Votes cast 18
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Soloed
Toproped
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Dogged
Not Set