Rockfax Description
An adventurous and well-positioned climb in a serious setting. Start from the boulders on the right-hand side of the bay.
1) -, 8m. From a small ledge at 1m, climb a crack to the roof at the fault-line, move right to a belay on a ledge.
2) -, 17m. Traverse along the fault-line and climb the right-trending crack and flake to the top. Continuing along the fault-line to Subluminal is The Nutcracker Traverse, S 4a. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
The easiest route in the Ruckle! Start as for War and traverse the fault line rightwards to a flake crack. Climb this, steeply at first, to a sound finish.

Ticklists: WMC Boulder Ruckle Top20, Swanage Green Spots.

Ian MK 31/Aug/14 2nd
with Anna
Anna Maykova 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Ian
brian watson 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Aug/14 2nd
Hidden 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/May/14 AltLd O/S
McPhail92 31/Mar/14 2nd O/S

Good hand holds on traverse but poor feet. Comfortable climb once vertical.

Hidden 31/Mar/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 04/Nov/13 Solo rpt
Hidden 28/Jul/13 2nd O/S
joshchalke 28/Jul/13 AltLd
Hidden 14/Jun/13 AltLd rpt
Hidden 01/Jun/13 AltLd
Nexonen 25/May/13 AltLd O/S
with Phil, Jake
Hidden 12/Feb/13 2nd rpt
Hidden 30/Sep/12 2nd
Monkey_Alan 29/Sep/12 AltLd O/S

Led P2.

Ciderslider 29/Sep/12 2nd rpt

Nice one spider !

ciderspider 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Must do a better job next time, first time on the ruckle. lovely climb on a perfect day....

klo1981 15/Jul/12 TR O/S
with Iain
homing-penguin ?/Jun/12 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/May/12 AltLd O/S
wi11 22/May/12 Lead O/S
Graham Westbrook 22/May/12 2nd
with wi11
Ceridwen 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Done this as we'd abbed in to do a HVS without a guidebook and a rough description. This was the easiest escape. Bold at the bottom and loose at the top. despite this still a reasonable route.

with Phil
Sophie Nunn 15/Apr/12 2nd O/S
with Alex
AlexD 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Sophie
Hidden 07/Apr/12 2nd O/S
Ciderslider 06/Apr/12 AltLd O/S

What a gem of a climb

with LukeyG
LukeyG 11/Mar/12 Lead
djking1983 06/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Alex Porter
Marti999 13/Jan/12 2nd O/S
el_monty 13/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with marti
Ian JL ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden 30/Jun/02 Lead
Nigel Coe 13/Oct/85 -
Nigel Coe 10/Oct/82 -
with Tim Dunsby
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