Rockfax Description
18m. From the 'hook' stride right then climb straight up to join the upper part of Fingernail. © Rockfax

FA. Ray Evans 1964

ClimberDateStyleNotes & Partners
jonathan_doyle 20/Sep Lead O/S

VS 4c in western grit

Chris Oldfield 19/Sep Lead dnf

Not severe. I was still being a wimp backing off

Hidden 06/Aug 2nd
Dave Richards 30/Jun 2nd rpt
Tom Rodgers
Hidden 25/Jun Lead
Dave Richards 11/Jun 2nd O/S
MartF 11/Apr 2nd
Stu Spencer
D.botts87 05/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Johnny W
Hidden 10/Jul/14 Lead O/S
John Gale 14/Jun/14 Lead O/S
jillb 11/Jun/14 2nd dog
Hidden 06/Jun/14 TR O/S
Hidden 21/May/14 TR O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/14 2nd
Mackinclimb 03/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2014 AltLd
ChrisB.19 04/Sep/13 TR
Ken L, Allan FW
pastep 14/Jul/13 2nd
Metalbear 14/Jul/13 2nd O/S
ebf 14/Jul/13 Solo O/S

Led as first route of the day, then solo-ed at the end. VS in the Western Grit guide, which is probably fair.

Claire Stringer, Paul Stephenson
Cruty Rammers 19/Jun/13 2nd

Used the hook while removing sling.

Josh Hoyle 07/Jun/13 2nd
Amazoniangirl 07/Jun/13 Lead
TCarrick 05/Jun/13 Lead
jordan taylor 16/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Mike Hood 25/Oct/12 TR
bantamdave 24/Jul/12 2nd O/S


Ade, Murray
Phillau 24/Jul/12 2nd β
Jack.Beech ?/Jul/12 Lead
parker236 19/Jun/12 Lead O/S

Awesome Climb!!

Ric Elliot
JonnoP 27/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/May/12 2nd β
Hidden 13/May/12 2nd rpt
Hidden 13/May/12 Lead O/S
miles01 06/May/12 Lead rpt
Clay C 01/Apr/12 2nd O/S
Jay C 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S
norman hilton ??/2012 -
Hidden 22/Aug/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Rob84 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Plenk ?/Jul/11 2nd O/S

Followed up this one after leading Fingernail. Not too challenging as a second.

cheeky monkey77 04/May/11 2nd
mickJ 22/Apr/11 2nd
bigglesbutcha 21/Apr/11 2nd O/S

Good lead by Emma, with John Shaw and Rosie watching from above

Hidden 21/Apr/11 Lead O/S
bexyboo 17/Apr/11 -
kjbix 17/Apr/11 Lead
Martin Knight
lancashirelass 17/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 28/Mar/11 Lead
PeteH 25/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/10 TR O/S
Hidden 03/Aug/10 2nd O/S
tomo_tom ?/Aug/10 TR
ggflett 22/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
Steven Bush
John Southworth 20/Jun/10 Solo
joe_lancs 19/Jun/10 Lead O/S
michael burrows 18/Jun/10 TR
Jon Pilling 03/Jun/10 Lead O/S
ant riley 03/Jun/10 2nd O/S
richorme 01/May/10 Lead O/S
Gary Woodburn
Dave Doc 13/Mar/10 Lead O/S
efrance24234 ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 Lead O/S
Lunar25 ??/2010 Lead O/S
jmarshall 31/May/09 Lead rpt
richard barcock
Hidden 07/May/09 Lead O/S
RCrockford 26/Apr/09 2nd
Chris F
Hidden 10/Aug/08 Lead O/S
7om ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jul/08 Lead
Hidden 04/Jul/08 Lead O/S
ksjs 04/Jul/08 2nd O/S

bit dirty but nice (oo-er)

Paul9148 31/May/08 Lead O/S

This seemed fairly stiff for an HS. Surprised to see it graded S 4a in the Lancashre guide.

bruce (lmc)
lucasp 31/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/08 2nd
plastichead 29/Apr/08 2nd RP

Couldnt get up the first bit, the bugger

alun1111 23/Apr/08 Lead
Hidden 01/Mar/08 Lead dog
kingholmesy ??/2008 Solo O/S
datoon ??/2008 Solo O/S
frankiesmythe ??/2008 2nd O/S
Dave Fairweather
Shad ??/2008 Lead
dasdo ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 Lead O/S
mickJ 29/Sep/07 Lead
paul r
execlimber ?/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Frosty 18/Jul/07 Lead
Hidden 04/May/07 2nd O/S
Mark Collins 04/May/07 Lead O/S
Dean Lindsey
willplatts 08/Aug/06 Lead O/S

Just managed to do this before the rain came in.

Greg Rowlinson
KeithW 30/Jul/06 2nd β

Started to lead this, but wasn't happy.

Mike Nuttall
tomB ?/Apr/06 TR O/S
robman ?/Apr/06 TR
Simon Holden (LCandCC) ??/2006 Lead
dave mann ??/2006 Lead O/S
o g tim 06/Aug/05 Lead O/S

nice moves

mark sually
A Crook 05/Jul/05 2nd
Hidden 23/Apr/05 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2005 -
Hidden ?/Dec/04 Lead RP
Hidden ?/May/04 2nd
Hidden ??/2004 2nd
Hidden ??/2003 Lead O/S
innesmac ??/1999 -
mcb ??/1999 Lead O/S
Howard J 08/Sep/96 TR
Phil West 18/Aug/96 Lead O/S
David Atherton
Andy Say 27/May/95 Solo O/S
craig h 05/May/91 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/1991 Lead
goi.ashmore 11/Jul/88 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/1988 -
Hidden 07/Aug/83 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Jun/66 2nd
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
High S
Mid S
Low S
High HVD
Votes cast 21
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
High 4a
Mid 4a
Low 4a
High 3c
Mid 3c
Low 3c
Votes cast 19
Votes cast 15
Style of ascent
Alt Leads
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Not Set