16m.

Rockfax Description
16m. One of the Peak's very best jamming cracks, the crag is worth a visit just to do this route. Climb the crack though a host of overhangs! © Rockfax

FAA. Joe Brown (a little aid) 1957. FFA. Richard McHardy 1967

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Western Grit: Top 50, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, The Peak: past and Present, World Graded List, CLIMB Mag's Top 100 routes in Britain, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors), Peak Rock/7/8/Biven-Peck Partnership/1950's a Developing Decade, Ultimate E2 ticklist, Joe Brown's Three-Star Grit-List.


ClimberDateStyle
Hidden 24/Jul Lead G/U
JimboWizbo 07/Jun Lead dog

Way too hot and greasy. Basically aided it

with Paul
Graeme Hammond 08/Aug/15 Lead rpt

Still brilliant and not to hard, great to do again

with Becky E
Hidden 12/Jun/15 Lead dnf
Brown 27/May/15 Lead

I was starting to feel tired and then I met the jams. Who could fall off jams like those? It turns out that Stu had that skill.

with Stu
Alex Winter 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S

God almighty.

jiles 22/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 21/Jun/14 2nd dog
Hidden 11/Jun/14 Lead
jwpil 18/May/14 2nd O/S
Andy Peak 1 18/May/14 Lead

missed the jug on the left, fellt robed of the onsite gutted, awsome route

thetradlad 28/Sep/13 Lead dnf
with Dan Tyas
Dan Mckinlay ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
bwestwood 15/Jul/13 Lead dog
Frank the Husky ??/2013 -
James Oswald 28/Jul/12 2nd dog

Cool route. The moves up to the bottom of the crack are pretty cool and juggy. But the pull up over the crack felt hard. An intermediate foothold below the lip helped on my successful attempt

David Kay 29/May/12 Lead dnf

Pumped out placing gear at the lip and fell off. Will come back with stronger arms + more determination.

mikedelderfield 17/Aug/11 2nd rpt
ste_d 17/Aug/11 Lead β
with mik
Hidden 31/Jul/11 Lead dog
Hidden 31/Jul/11 2nd
andi turner 30/Jun/11 Lead

On staff training. Very nice route.

Hidden 19/Jun/11 Lead dog
Graeme Hammond 05/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Absolutely brilliant!! Perfect jugs, gear and the bobby dazzler of jamming. Not the beast it looks as the jams are so perfect/easy, it is just fairly steep.

with Becky E
Dave Franklin 05/Sep/10 2nd rpt
mattnuttall 06/Jul/10 Lead rpt

great route

with Alan Holden
mattnuttall 20/Mar/09 Lead O/S

Ouch! photos on here somewhere.

with Alan Holden
OffshoreAndy 10/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with UKC Alex
Hidden 10/Jun/08 2nd dnf
Rich Kirby 08/May/08 2nd O/S
with Hugh
nige 01/Sep/07 Lead
with adam ellwood
Ian Parnell ?/Aug/07 2nd O/S
with Kevin Thaw
Hidden 10/Jul/05 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 04/May/02 Solo O/S
with Myles Jordan
Hidden 05/Aug/00 Lead RP
Paul Clarke ??/1998 Lead
with Kay Mildoon, John Hollingworth
Gordon Stainforth 13/Sep/96 2nd dnf
with Richard McHardy
Hidden 27/Jul/96 Lead O/S
craig h 09/Apr/91 2nd O/S
uphillnow 05/May/90 Lead

Lead on a number of occasions, once with Martin ..... from Huddersfield. Last time left it too late in year and traverse was wet and rested(with Mat Allatt) If it was at Stanage would always be in the mags!

Hidden 10/Jul/86 2nd
clanger ??/1972 -
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