16m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A popular intro to tufa-wrestling - polished. © Rockfax

FA. Thomas Zuber Oct/2001


ClimberDateStyle
MayaKeen 22/Aug Lead
with Stp
Dandan82 08/Aug Lead O/S
Carnie Lisa 08/Aug 2nd dog
with Dan Verge
dbrooks 11/Jun Lead O/S
with Aden, Ben
bensimons 10/Jun Lead RP
with dbrooks
Hidden 07/Jun Lead O/S
williap 29/May Lead O/S
with Liam
Hidden 25/May Lead β
bomtall 06/May Lead RP
marky 04/May Lead rpt
with Sharon
ejj 01/May Lead O/S
PaddyN 20/Apr Lead O/S

very greasy climb

Dizz 19/Apr Lead O/S
with Ian F
ian d f 19/Apr Lead O/S
with Liz F, David Brock
onlyfoddington 19/Apr Lead O/S
with Ian
PhoebeG 08/Apr Lead
emdawes 06/Apr Lead O/S
Larey 06/Apr Lead O/S
with emdawes
Alastair R 05/Apr Lead O/S
with Clare
cjb1992 04/Apr Lead
with Evelyne
amccann 27/Mar Lead rpt

3 times, once to start the warm up, again to put the draws up the extension thena 3rd time when I did the extension clean.

Teappleby 27/Mar Lead β
with Kaly2016
tom_drysdale 27/Mar Lead dog
Hidden 14/Mar Lead O/S
andybirtwistle ??/2016 -
polivmi1 ??/2016 -
matiamallia 22/Nov/15 Lead rpt
matiamallia 15/Nov/15 Lead dog
Pat-H ?/Nov/15 Lead
joshdownham23 27/Oct/15 Lead O/S
SuperLee1985 24/Oct/15 TR dog

Seriously pumpy!

with knighty
knighty 24/Oct/15 Lead dog

Rested near the top. Now knowing there was a hold waiting for me, I'd be able to flash it. Very pumpy climbing. Next year..!

Carlo Delogu 23/Oct/15 Lead dog
Dave Warburton 20/Oct/15 Lead O/S
K Farrell 20/Oct/15 Lead
TomGB 19/Oct/15 Lead

one rest at the top, great climb but pumpy

with Luke Perry
AJM 17/Oct/15 Lead O/S
ben.phillips 17/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Ellie
MoWalker3 15/Oct/15 -
with Shaky
Matt Fry 15/Oct/15 Lead O/S
merlin138 15/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Charlie Zephyr Booth 10/Oct/15 AltLd
with dave armstrong
Hidden 10/Oct/15 Lead
jo86 09/Oct/15 Lead
climbingpixie 06/Oct/15 TR

Top roped as part of the coaching workshop to practice tufa techniques.

with Fiona
Marti999 30/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Debbie
jonti 29/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Nickward01 29/Sep/15 Lead O/S
DorsetGareth 25/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with RocUp
Hidden 25/Sep/15 Lead β
Hidden 23/Sep/15 Lead rpt
danbirkby 22/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with SteveB
just one more 22/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Dan Birkby
Henry.Todman 14/Sep/15 Lead O/S
josh baldwin 14/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Sep/15 Lead β
wilchivs 14/Sep/15 Lead O/S

Very nice, might go back next time for the extension.

joe1joe1joe2 ?/Sep/15 Lead O/S

Onsighted, then continued up into the extension.

with Felicity Forster
WilliamD 01/Jul/15 Lead O/S

Great route

D.Russell 21/May/15 Lead O/S
with Tom R, Mike
mshorter 21/May/15 Lead O/S
with Dougie, tom, erika
Pete Rigby 12/May/15 Lead O/S
with Kelli Roberts
kelliroberts3 12/May/15 Lead
Hidden 24/Apr/15 2nd
L.miura 21/Apr/15 Lead RP
with Julie Carroll
shaunnorfolk 20/Apr/15 Lead O/S
krasavenko 16/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Kipper-Phil Smith 16/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Alex Hallam 14/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Rosie Hoare
Hidden 13/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Apr/15 Lead
alex toomey 11/Apr/15 Lead
Liam Ingram 11/Apr/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 11/Apr/15 Lead rpt
Jack Porteous 11/Apr/15 2nd
with CJoyce
Jack Porteous 11/Apr/15 Lead
Ri 10/Apr/15 Lead O/S
madeleine 10/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Ry
professorcobra 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Patrik
henry.jeffreys 03/Apr/15 Lead O/S
raymondlinklater 03/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Apr/15 Lead
Hidden ?/Apr/15 -
Fiona McFarlane ?/Apr/15 Lead dog

Took a lot of attempts - a joint attempt to get all the way there. Very pumpy even if the hand holds are there! Took a generous sized fall.

with Sara kedge
catrin289 ?/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Alex Toomy
Kev Little 31/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Mar/15 Lead O/S
shazza65 31/Mar/15 Lead dog

one fall - foot slip.

with kev little
Hidden ??/2015 Lead β
LucasHarazin 04/Nov/14 Lead β
Hidden 02/Nov/14 Lead RP
Hidden 02/Nov/14 Lead O/S
smollett 02/Nov/14 Lead
with jurga
Jurga 02/Nov/14 2nd
with James
Hidden 27/Oct/14 Lead O/S
jeddb 26/Oct/14 Lead O/S
AndrewP 26/Oct/14 Lead dog
FelixPeterken 26/Oct/14 Lead O/S

too sustained for 6a, but not too technical

with AndrewP
JLS 25/Oct/14 Lead O/S

A bit pumpy as a warm-up for the likes of me.

with Koon
Koon 25/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Pete Dangerous 24/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Marek
Pete Dangerous 24/Oct/14 Lead rpt
with Marek
Hidden 20/Oct/14 Lead
freemanTom 20/Oct/14 Lead
with Jason Wood
Dougie Harvey 19/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Mark Littlewood, Finlay Wild
lewiz 17/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Braintax ?/Oct/14 Lead O/S
jess ?/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with neill
Hidden 29/Sep/14 Lead β
GLO 29/Sep/14 Lead dog
HakanT 28/Sep/14 Lead β
Hidden 16/Sep/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Sep/14 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Ali Burns ?/Jun/14 Lead
SandyB 08/May/14 Lead
Hidden 06/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/14 TR
Liam Ingram 28/Apr/14 Lead O/S
fall-line 28/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Liam Ingram, Nick
nickb1 28/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with The Donald, Liam Ingram
ClemB 24/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Pumpy for 6a+ very nice!

JemG 24/Apr/14 Lead β

PUmpy easy moves

with Clem
Hidden 22/Apr/14 Lead O/S
3 Names 22/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/14 Lead O/S
alexmcmillan 20/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/14 Lead rpt
nige 19/Apr/14 Lead
with ewan mccallum
JHiley 15/Apr/14 Lead dog

Much resting and inability to read the juggy tufa.

with Sarah
JHiley 15/Apr/14 TR
with Sarah
sdixon 15/Apr/14 2nd
AxelC 15/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Dawn_K_B 15/Apr/14 Lead O/S
marky 14/Apr/14 Lead rpt
with Sharon
benkelsey 14/Apr/14 Lead rpt
with Dawn
Hidden 13/Apr/14 Lead β
Ian Broome 13/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Renna Clifford 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S
GrahamGiles 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Not quite as good as 'Panselinos' to the left but a pleasent climb

with Renna Clifford
Hidden 11/Apr/14 Lead O/S
pete1993 09/Apr/14 Lead rpt
shaunhumphreys 09/Apr/14 Lead O/S
migs493 05/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with RS
Nevil 04/Apr/14 Lead
with Mike
Hidden 04/Apr/14 2nd
Hidden ?/Apr/14 Lead
tom russell ?/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Nov/13 Lead rpt
mr_cf 03/Nov/13 Lead dog
Mat Welsh ?/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Emily J
steve2006 22/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Oct/13 Lead O/S
rachhunt 06/Oct/13 Lead dog

Nice flowing route, not too hard. Used as warm up but took one slip when hands froze up in the cold.

cayteye 04/Oct/13 Lead RP

Actually given 6b- Did it second go- flowed, beautiful

with Gaz parry
meribur ?/Oct/13 Lead β
quiffhanger ?/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Emilysaladfingers ?/Oct/13 Lead β
Hidden 24/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hamfunk 15/Sep/13 Lead O/S
TonyThePrawn 15/Sep/13 Lead O/S
colinmckay8 15/Sep/13 Lead dog

Pumped out at crux after retrieving draws on DNA.

Jack Shewring 03/Sep/13 Lead β

Workshop

SamStokes 11/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S
RBonney ?/Jun/13 Lead O/S
miles155 ?/Jun/13 -
adamjeffs 02/May/13 Lead O/S
Jim Brooke 01/May/13 Lead O/S
with Jamie, Marty, Pip
Pippa 01/May/13 Lead O/S
mountain_jay 01/May/13 2nd
Thunderthighsontheloose 23/Apr/13 Lead β
Mike_Hayes 23/Apr/13 Lead rpt

Put draws in for Caroline to RP

Sam Simpson 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
marcb 15/Apr/13 Lead rpt

Repeat. I love it.

with Ed Ratcliffe
a13x 14/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with James Stokes
Hidden 12/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Rich Malcolm 12/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Fran Santos
Thunderthighsontheloose 12/Apr/13 Lead dog
Mike_Hayes 12/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Mike Owen 10/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Elaine Owen
rxmac 04/Apr/13 Lead β
tobydunford 01/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Kirsty Kerr
matiamallia 01/Apr/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 28/Mar/13 Lead O/S
mic_b 28/Mar/13 Lead β
Tom Livingstone 27/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with JRAL
Luxulyan 26/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Tess Lyons, Tom Murrell
Hidden 19/Mar/13 Lead O/S
tommurrell1 ??/2013 Lead O/S
with Tessa, Richard
galerito 27/Dec/12 Lead RP
Julie Carroll 11/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Dan Gibson
dan gibson 09/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with helen gibson
Helen Gibson 09/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with dan
Matt Cooke ?/Nov/12 -
with Sam Taylor
Hidden 28/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 28/Oct/12 Lead rpt
belay bunny turned bad 28/Oct/12 Lead rpt
ambrooker 23/Oct/12 Lead O/S

F6b in the guide book.

with Harriet, Sam Keyne
Hidden 16/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Oct/12 TR dog
dannyboy83 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
DDDD 25/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Sham
Hidden 23/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Sep/12 -
Wayne.Gaudin 12/Sep/12 Lead O/S

A truly lovely climb that flows like water and ends disappointingly early. Not 6b though but who cares.

with Lars
Katex 11/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Wonderful

with Lucy Bland
Callum_Johnson 04/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Dayni_
AlistairB 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Lisa
LisaA 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jul/12 Lead rpt
Andy Clarke 20/May/12 Lead rpt

Tried this as my first ever tufa a few years ago and had to rest. Nice to repeat it clean.

with Tim
SGD 17/May/12 Lead O/S

Great Tufa route, I agrre with the 6a+ grade, pumpy but not that hard.

with Dale
Hidden 11/May/12 TR O/S
Adam Booth 11/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/12 Lead O/S
marcb 04/May/12 Lead O/S

Seize the carpe! Great route!

Alice.001 04/May/12 Lead O/S
Thomas Korrison 04/May/12 Lead dog
Dale ?/May/12 Lead O/S

Went up put first three quick draws in down climbed fingered out what I was doing wrong then got the onsight. Great easy tufa climbing we thought 6a+

with stu
adrian perera ?/May/12 Lead RP
with Helen Dale
Jay81 27/Apr/12 Lead β
with Tomar
Tomar 27/Apr/12 Lead O/S
climbinmunkey 23/Apr/12 Lead β

Helen put up the clips. Very nice route.

with Helen
pmurdy 16/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Adam S
matiamallia 16/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/12 Lead O/S
BeccaSnowden 14/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Very good. Got a bit pumped from the pinches.

Jake Young 14/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Zora
pete1993 14/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Fran S8 07/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/12 Lead O/S
a13x 02/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with James Stokes
Alex Winter 02/Apr/12 Lead O/S
benkelsey 02/Apr/12 Lead O/S

stunning route, massive jugs everywhere, for the grade its so steep!

with JRae, Anna, Remus Knowles
Alison2 ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
charlietorrance ?/Apr/12 2nd
with Meg93
Hidden ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Anna duckett ?/Apr/12 Lead
Hidden ?/Apr/12 -
mike reed ??/2012 -
Dan Jenkin 13/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Gordon Jenkin
Chris Craggs 03/Nov/11 2nd

Pumpy - 6b in the new guide.

with Colin Binks
JulesV ?/Nov/11 Lead O/S
augustus trout 29/Oct/11 Lead rpt

I returned after 2 days and got it (it went a bit ugly tho)

Hidden 26/Oct/11 Lead O/S
belay bunny turned bad 26/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with loundsy
cayteye 24/Oct/11 TR O/S
with stephen pearson
MikeC59 13/Oct/11 Lead dog
Hidden 09/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Paul1 14/Sep/11 Lead dog

Dogged.

with Nicole
col3 14/Sep/11 2nd

Def 6b. Amazing climb.

with Paul
fildac 04/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Twisty ?/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Byron Buck
wilsonmackenzie 30/Aug/11 Lead β
RdC 30/Aug/11 Lead O/S
ChrisCSC89 30/Aug/11 Lead β
with Nic, Ross, Wilson
Hidden 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/May/11 Lead rpt
westyb3 18/May/11 Lead β
with Alan Sarhan
_m.cox_ 17/May/11 Lead O/S
with Steve Winslow
Hidden 02/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/May/11 2nd dog
Hidden 02/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
ewen 22/Apr/11 -
steve.warrington 20/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Ros Frugtniet
Lukedavidalden 18/Apr/11 Lead dog
Hidden 11/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Claire S-J 11/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with rob
Billg 10/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Will Calvert, James Kauntze, Alan Rosier
Hidden 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Eric Emanuel 07/Apr/11 Lead dog
with Sebastien Vidal
sam g 01/Apr/11 Lead β
Hidden ?/Apr/11 Lead β
clairejane ?/Mar/11 Lead
with gav
Viks 05/Nov/10 Lead dog

Tried to get it clean after I worked it and fell at the last clip :-(

Hidden 04/Nov/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Nov/10 Lead RP
Nicola 04/Nov/10 Lead O/S
rhoslynfrugtniet 29/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Chris Shepherd 22/Oct/10 Lead β

first climb on the island :D

Phill Mitch 20/Oct/10 Lead rpt
with Pete Brown
Hidden 15/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Oct/10 Lead rpt
Jim Slater 11/Oct/10 2nd O/S
Milnes 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Rachel S 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Mike
mike reed 09/Oct/10 2nd
Greenman28 23/Sep/10 -
jonnybull ?/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Cheehan
Katya 10/May/10 Lead dog
with Bryony
Greenman28 ?/May/10 Lead O/S
jordanmatthewdavies ?/Mar/10 Lead RP
with Rory King
stargazer85 ??/2010 -
Seymore Butt ??/2010 -
Ade7 15/Nov/09 TR dog
with Kwan
LeahJamie 09/Nov/09 Lead
Hidden 02/Nov/09 Lead
kylieo 02/Nov/09 Lead dog
with Phil
TonyB 01/Nov/09 Lead β
mrtom ?/Nov/09 Lead O/S
with Chris Glasson, Laurence Weil
phil64 ?/Nov/09 Lead
Phill Mitch 20/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with mick
kevg 12/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Diane Lowe 08/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Richard Lowe
Richard_Lowe 08/Oct/09 Lead O/S
nealh ?/Oct/09 -
Hidden ?/Oct/09 Lead
d_meacher 11/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Milly Randall
Hidden 09/Sep/09 Lead
Hidden 10/May/09 2nd
steve_biczyk ?/May/09 Lead O/S
with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin
nige pacer ?/May/09 Lead O/S
jfreeman 08/Apr/09 Lead O/S
simonr 08/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Apr/09 Lead
matt.woodfield ?/Apr/09 Lead
IceBun 18/Oct/08 -

Done before

Hidden 15/Oct/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 13/Oct/08 Lead β
Hidden 13/Oct/08 Lead RP
andyinglis 09/Oct/08 Lead O/S

Good route, 6b in 2008 guide

with mal meach
IAmAStone ?/Oct/08 Lead RP
with Charlie Jefferson
Hidden ?/Oct/08 Lead
Hidden ?/Oct/08 Lead O/S
rubben ?/Oct/08 Lead RP

rested on first attempt - I do not kow why - pumped but final move?!?!

Hidden 27/Sep/08 Lead rpt
givemetea 24/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/08 Lead
Hidden 23/Sep/08 Lead O/S
khawk 22/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Morgan Woods 21/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Iain
Hidden 10/Sep/08 Lead RP
steve2006 ?/Sep/08 Lead dnf
smallerrich 28/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Gerry
Goodforall_Paul 20/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Anna Maria Laas
DannyK 22/May/08 Lead O/S
with Katie
stuc ??/2008 -
odox ??/2008 -
Hidden 15/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Paul Clarke ?/Oct/07 Lead
with Nigel Baker, Keith Morgan
Hidden 26/Sep/07 Lead β
ksjs 21/Sep/07 Lead O/S

steep(ish) + superb

bencarpenter 12/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Alan Higham
HIGHTOWER 07/Sep/07 Lead RP

Fantastic climb on tufa's. All just came together. Best flow of climbing I've had.

with Steve McLure
jl 23/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Penny
Hidden 21/Aug/07 2nd
Ramon Marin 11/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Steve Ahern
Hidden ??/2007 -
thomasburley ??/2007 -
with Garth
keefe 10/Oct/06 Lead
with Tansy
Hidden 06/Oct/06 Lead β
Chad123 ?/Oct/06 Lead O/S
with Emily
Hidden 24/Sep/06 Lead rpt
natzim 17/Jun/06 2nd β
with Jonathan Plummridge
DavidR 13/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Holly Adamthwaite & Matt Hopkinson
neilh 08/May/06 Lead O/S
Morgan Woods ?/Oct/05 Lead dog

not so hot on the tufa's!

with James Clarke
John Southworth ?/Oct/05 Lead O/S
with Vicky Munn
tjekel ??/2005 -
Dave Musgrove 06/Oct/04 Lead O/S
with Lyn
Richard Horn ?/Oct/04 Lead O/S
Chris the Tall 14/Sep/04 Lead β

6b? Neil's "how to climb tufa's" masterclass. Cured me of my fear of the steep stuff !

Hidden ?/Sep/04 Lead
Hidden ?/Sep/04 Lead β
Brian Birtle ?/Jun/04 TR O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/04 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/03 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2003 Lead RP
skygodley 31/May/02 Lead O/S
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