Rockfax Description
12m. Sustained but well-protected climbing up the crack, with a flaky exit to the right or a good steep and juggy finish up the tower above and left (VS 4c). Photo page 33. © Rockfax

FA. Geoff Pigott 1955

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Western Peak Grit 100 VD - VS, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, 100 Western Grit Stars.

MikeDowsett 27/Oct Lead
with David Henchcliffe
stemill 25/Oct 2nd
with Andy OB
KatOstrich 18/Oct 2nd
ADConway 11/Oct Lead O/S
with Wrekin MC
Babika 10/Oct Lead

Fun route!

Hidden 10/Oct Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Oct 2nd
Calum Wadsworth 04/Oct Lead O/S
with Hannah R, Emma
petern 04/Oct Lead O/S
with jane gilmour
Hidden 04/Oct 2nd
StefanP ?/Oct 2nd
Hidden 27/Sep Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Sep Solo O/S
JRJones 23/Sep Solo rpt
Mike Bayley 20/Sep Lead
with Andy Tucker
Hidden 20/Sep 2nd
DrIan 19/Sep Lead O/S
with Kevin
albt 19/Sep Lead O/S
eastonator 13/Sep Lead O/S
StevieLee 13/Sep 2nd
Mayaculpa 06/Sep 2nd
with Max, Alex
hazeysunshine 05/Sep Lead rpt
with Charlotte
Hidden 05/Sep 2nd
sheelba 03/Sep 2nd
with Naomi
GregBristol 30/Aug Lead

I bet this used to be a great climb once upon a time, now it's wrecked. Horrid polish almost all the way up.

with Lynsie Whyke
Becky 20/Aug Lead O/S
Chrissy202 16/Aug Lead O/S
with Joselyn
adamre12 16/Aug Lead O/S
with Siwan Jones
Hidden 15/Aug 2nd
mark44 10/Aug Lead
embob 03/Aug 2nd

The initial crack was harder than it looked and very good. The upper line is wrong in the Roaches guide and caused some confusion!

with Alex
SGD 02/Aug Lead

Nice route.

HB1 31/Jul Lead
with KB
kleinej 19/Jul Lead O/S
with Katy B
Hidden 18/Jul Lead O/S
Alaric 18/Jul Lead rpt
with Adam ?, Chris M
rohai545 18/Jul 2nd


Aniushka 18/Jul 2nd
with Zoe Pickering
jimmysdead 12/Jul 2nd
with Ade Halliwell
Hidden 12/Jul Lead
IainMay 05/Jul 2nd O/S
jack 9895 05/Jul Lead rpt
Prof. Outdoors 04/Jul Lead
with Alice
Hidden 03/Jul 2nd
gavster 03/Jul Lead
with ruth
BALD EAGLE 27/Jun Lead
with Carlos Frechilla, David Martinez Majo
mcmitch 20/Jun -
Roo123 16/Jun 2nd
with Dad
Peakphil 15/Jun Lead O/S
with Charlie
Rotorslap 11/Jun 2nd O/S
with Stephen Graham
RyanOsborne 11/Jun Lead
with Elena
LukeTreharne 11/Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Jun Lead
Hidden 07/Jun Lead
FlavioL1989 06/Jun Solo O/S
MusicalMountaineer 05/Jun Lead O/S

Brilliant! Couple of nice moves. Didn't have the bottle for the VS finish in the dark!

Paul Hy 03/Jun Lead rpt
Garnham 03/Jun 2nd
Paul Hy 27/May Lead rpt
Sam P 27/May 2nd O/S
with Dave Woodhouse, Paul Hyland
jshields 10/May 2nd

Repeat, solo Oct.'95.

with Mike Irwin, Tony Fidler
TonyF 10/May Lead O/S

Finished up the tower direct

with Mike Dowsett, John Shields
alaster tonge 04/May Lead O/S
with Lailah, Assad Lahlou
Don't like e3s 02/May Lead
jjsk8a ?/May Lead O/S

Good warm up route took the rh finish lh tower next time

with Ad Shaw
RCrockford 26/Apr Lead O/S
with Andy C
Hidden 26/Apr 2nd
Adamski1986 26/Apr 2nd
with Zoe Strong
Lukem6 26/Apr Lead O/S
with andgy g
Paul Hy 13/Apr Lead rpt
with matt C
mattc 13/Apr 2nd
BareBears 11/Apr 2nd
with Joe Cresswell
JCresswell 11/Apr Lead
James-m-h 09/Apr Lead O/S
druss 05/Apr 2nd rpt
with Aidan
gazfellows 05/Apr Lead
with Nic
Paul Hy 25/Mar Lead rpt
with Daz J
dazz5866 25/Mar 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Mar 2nd O/S
spearing05 22/Mar Lead O/S
with Andrew
Danm79 18/Mar Lead

Did on a top rope, came down and went up again for my first lead. Suddenly became rather more difficult; little slip halfway up, after that had to live with the vibrations in the leg til reaching the top.

Hidden 07/Mar 2nd O/S
JRJones 07/Mar Lead rpt

With libby and oban after getting the left hand with tom earlier in the day

with Oban, Libby
Henry Brett 07/Mar Lead O/S

Scary! nearly fell...

with Dona Edjamoni(?), Galad Loup
Hidden ?/Mar 2nd
Gentleman Joe 08/Feb Lead O/S
jack_44 ??/2015 Lead
James-m-h ??/2015 Lead O/S
rob 528 ??/2015 Lead O/S
Andrew will wilson ??/2015 Lead
philhc ??/2015 -
adie84 ??/2015 -
Hidden ??/2015 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2015 -
robblowen 15/Nov/14 Lead O/S
with Munch
munch88 15/Nov/14 2nd β
with rob
staceyjg 01/Nov/14 Lead

Started to solo, but tactically retreated at thin section due to lack of balls, went back with rope and placed 1 piece of gear at said section and finished route

cathymiller 26/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Andrea
howsthebeef 25/Oct/14 2nd O/S

Sopping wet

nclarey 25/Oct/14 2nd O/S
with Angus, Tom Eveleigh
LovelyMrTom 25/Oct/14 Lead O/S

Route was soaked, tricky to get the jams to stick. Bit of added challenge! Finished right through groove in overhang.

with Angus Shepherd, Nick Clarey
babymoac 25/Oct/14 Lead
with gabor
GermanAlex 12/Oct/14 2nd

Always a pleasure, easier to do in trainers than Runner Route due to the excellent jams.

with Arno
BALD EAGLE 12/Oct/14 Lead
with Dave Smith
marsden.d.paul 12/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Emma Bain (AMC)
Stuart William 11/Oct/14 2nd
with Mark
Hidden 01/Oct/14 2nd
Patrick Green 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Patrick Griffith
Mark Stitson (ULGMC) 28/Sep/14 Lead

Tom belayed, Amelia seconded.

Hidden 28/Sep/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/14 -
climbingisgreat 22/Sep/14 Lead RP

A bit scary, first HS lead.

Hidden 21/Sep/14 Lead
Hidden 21/Sep/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 13/Sep/14 Lead
John Holden 13/Sep/14 2nd
with Chris Lovewell, Helen Costelloe
Claire Molloy 13/Sep/14 2nd O/S
with Sue Hodgkinson, Noelle
TomGB 06/Sep/14 Lead O/S
beeney 06/Sep/14 2nd
John Higgs 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
BStar 24/Aug/14 Lead O/S

Great line, if only it was longer! Some footholds are becomeing polished, not too much of a big deal as you can smear your way up anyway.

with Rachael
Mayaculpa 24/Aug/14 Lead
with Alex H
Rachael88 24/Aug/14 2nd
with Adam
csumner28 09/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Big Steve 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Karen
tomjemmett 09/Aug/14 2nd O/S

Emily lead... Bit disappointed I didn't lead it though as I was a brilliant climb! :-)

with Will, Emily Beckett
Tim Rodgers 09/Aug/14 2nd
with Pete Forbes, Chris Down
bencaley 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 01/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/Jul/14 Lead
grrrrrrrh 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Cammy Gillet
babymoac 18/Jul/14 Lead
with Arun
gladys 12/Jul/14 2nd

W Steve Day VS finish

daveclarke5 06/Jul/14 Lead
with Stephen
The Norris 06/Jul/14 2nd O/S

finished up the juggy tower, was great! would like to come back and lead.

with Aaron R
mapperley samurai 05/Jul/14 2nd
with Michael H
Michael-H 05/Jul/14 Lead

Did the left hand VS finish, gritrash and midge bites aplenty!

mrdigitaljedi 01/Jul/14 Lead
stokienomad 01/Jul/14 2nd rpt
Hidden ?/Jul/14 Lead O/S
katyc 30/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Nice but warm and therefore greasy as!

Georgie25 29/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 20/Jun/14 2nd
BTphonehome 18/Jun/14 2nd O/S
with Matt
Matt_C9716 18/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Jun/14 Lead rpt
ADConway 14/Jun/14 2nd O/S
snowfluke 14/Jun/14 Lead O/S
hollysingleton 14/Jun/14 2nd
Howard J 03/Jun/14 Lead rpt
with Vanessa Jackson
MatthewH 26/May/14 Lead O/S
with Emily P
AndyPagett 26/May/14 Lead O/S

First real HS lead. Really nice climbing on the lower section - every slightly tricky move has a bomber hold straight after it. Top section was a bit green.

JEP 26/May/14 Lead rpt
with Kirstin
jonhowson 26/May/14 2nd O/S

Great in the lower section, the top section detracts somewhat from the quality of the climb.

Sam Falconer 21/May/14 2nd O/S
with Ali Clark
r.greaves 18/May/14 Lead
with Ian smith
Hidden 17/May/14 Lead O/S
Jake Howard 04/May/14 Lead O/S
with Tomasz Smith
Hidden 04/May/14 Lead
Tomasz Smith 04/May/14 2nd
Jenni Lees 03/May/14 2nd
with David Woodhouse
RyanOsborne 03/May/14 Lead O/S
lewis_james84 ?/May/14 2nd O/S
samej 19/Apr/14 Lead rpt
pjames87 18/Apr/14 2nd
Lucinda 16/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Giles
David Kay 13/Apr/14 2nd
nesbear 12/Apr/14 -
with marshy
Clay C 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with KMC
Dan Vaj 12/Apr/14 Lead rpt
Simonj 12/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Paul
deacondeacon 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
andy.smythe 30/Mar/14 Lead

believe it or not I found this harder than Sauls Crack.

Tiinster 30/Mar/14 2nd

came off left and avoided topout

with Lee
CarlaJG 29/Mar/14 2nd
with Clem
ClemB 29/Mar/14 Lead
Alex_Derbyshire 20/Mar/14 Lead
Markheighton 20/Mar/14 Lead
JRJones 15/Mar/14 -

Bail to the right twice in two days, must try again in better conditions.

Dave Rumney 09/Mar/14 -
with Tanya Milner
druss 08/Mar/14 Lead O/S
poeter210 08/Mar/14 2nd dog
Alex_Derbyshire 03/Mar/14 Lead
Markheighton 03/Mar/14 Lead
deanhorsburgh 01/Mar/14 TR
KrisJutsum 01/Mar/14 TR RP
hirving 22/Feb/14 TR RP

Tried it once but fell on last move. repeated after gilsey finished it.

Hidden 22/Feb/14 TR β
quinn sorabjee 22/Feb/14 TR O/S

Finished on second try

jack 9895 19/Feb/14 Lead O/S
mike_w18 19/Jan/14 Lead O/S
with Will
Hidden ??/2014 -
Andrew will wilson ??/2014 -
Pkrynicki1984 ??/2014 2nd

in the rain , really enjoyed it tho!

jana_t ??/2014 2nd

Paul Burgess

Theeni 24/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Shakti 23/Nov/13 2nd O/S
Jen Mason 20/Oct/13 2nd O/S
with Loic
cem 19/Oct/13 2nd rpt


with Deniz Sumengen, Ian Frith
oddtoast 29/Sep/13 Lead
with Tobias, Gav
Hidden 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/13 Lead rpt
Pete Nugent 22/Sep/13 2nd rpt
with Paul Burgess
LauraChilterns 22/Sep/13 2nd β
with Dominic Turner
Hidden 21/Sep/13 2nd
Julian Prieto 21/Sep/13 2nd O/S
Monkey_Alan 21/Sep/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 18/Sep/13 TR
Jules Lane 14/Sep/13 2nd O/S
with Mynydd Mark W
StaffsAndy 10/Sep/13 2nd dog
FrankBooth 08/Sep/13 2nd
Hidden 03/Sep/13 Lead O/S
MarkRoe 31/Aug/13 2nd rpt
Hidden 31/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Landy_Dom 21/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Lead clean on sight. Difficult crux moves towards the top of the crack. Well protected, especially if you have a long reach. From the top of the crack a bold and dirty scramble leads to a pleasant bridge up the final corner. Good route.

nacmacfeeglexx08 21/Aug/13 2nd O/S
gavster 18/Aug/13 Lead
with rob
Rob Royle 18/Aug/13 2nd
with Steph, Gav
RUDIN.J.D.H 11/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Sam Rudin, Paul Rudin
Whitty2012 11/Aug/13 Lead
JEP 06/Aug/13 Lead rpt
peterwisaac 03/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Callum van Werkhoven 27/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Stu Breese
Hidden 27/Jul/13 -
rosiehawker 27/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Jillian Egan
buxtoncoffeelover 26/Jul/13 2nd
jamie ward 26/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Nick
Hidden 26/Jul/13 2nd
Hidden 25/Jul/13 Solo O/S
ClaireD 24/Jul/13 2nd O/S

Attemped HVS finish, took right hand route out as could not make move. To reattempt in future

Prof. Outdoors 21/Jul/13 2nd
with Lorna
MoWalker3 20/Jul/13 2nd
with Sue
jasonpm 20/Jul/13 Lead
with Eddie Webster
stokienomad 13/Jul/13 Lead

fecking well hot.

mrdigitaljedi 13/Jul/13 2nd
with stokienomad
Nick Russell 06/Jul/13 2nd

Good jams, very protectable

with Simon
lucyh 06/Jul/13 2nd
Poco Loco 06/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Lucy
Hidden 06/Jul/13 -
Hidden 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jun/13 2nd O/S
Howard J 25/Jun/13 2nd rpt
Neil Henson 19/Jun/13 2nd
with Graham Robinson
Hidden 11/Jun/13 2nd O/S
PeteWilson 11/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with sam yarwood
Hidden 09/Jun/13 2nd
Hidden 09/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/May/13 Lead O/S
Chris Ellis 06/May/13 2nd
with Louise Pellett
Hidden 06/May/13 Lead O/S
learmonth.james 06/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/13 2nd
beth_may 05/May/13 2nd
becoming-stranger 05/May/13 Lead O/S
with Beth Mc
Hidden 05/May/13 2nd
Howard J 30/Apr/13 2nd rpt
mevanssmith 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Best climb of the day, exciting with just enough protection. HS finish.

lecko 05/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Bomber. Nick seconded topless as it was such a nice day.

UnkArl 24/Feb/13 Lead O/S

VS 4c finish. Climbed in the snow - had to brush off holds and chalk them up a little to absorb the wetness. The crack felt quite sketchy but the top was really fun.

with Nigel, Steve Turton, Debbie
Debs 24/Feb/13 2nd
with Karl
Hidden 17/Feb/13 TR
Hidden ??/2013 -
Hidden ??/2013 -
Hidden ??/2013 -
JonnySchofield 27/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Hal
Hidden 27/Oct/12 2nd
John Holden 13/Oct/12 2nd β
with Mike Tinnion
Hidden 13/Oct/12 Lead
Pryan ?/Oct/12 -
with Robin Brooke
Robin Brooke ?/Oct/12 Lead

Paula start lead, but took a fall at the crux, one pro popped and she slid down the slab head-first, so I picked up the lead, repeated from a week ago, nice moves through the crack and fun finish on positive holds with some exposure.

beth.westonhoward 30/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Pryan ?/Sep/12 Lead
with Hazel
Robin Brooke ?/Sep/12 Lead

fun moving through the crack, although mid way through involved a diversion onto something more like face climbing, then up toward the tower feature, feeling a little bit of exposure nice jugs to the finish. Paula seconded in better style. Enjoyed this one.

Psych ?/Sep/12 2nd O/S
monsteratt 25/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Direct finish had to be done!

Andrew Abraham 25/Aug/12 2nd rpt
littleluke 21/Aug/12 Lead O/S
ivebittenoffmorethanicanstu 18/Aug/12 2nd β
Hannes B 14/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Mark H
Hidden 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Boran 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
dannyevos 10/Aug/12 2nd O/S

Awesome climb I did the HS finish and Rick completed the VS finish nice to watch.

with Rick Clapham
_MJC_ 09/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Howard J 09/Aug/12 2nd rpt

Vanessa lead

with Vanessa Jackson, Liz Sell
Mrobinson005 06/Aug/12 Lead O/S
partz 01/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Josh Robinson
Dawn_K_B ?/Aug/12 2nd
with Michael Wathen
Hidden 28/Jul/12 2nd O/S
Jack.Beech 24/Jul/12 Lead
SPD224 21/Jul/12 2nd
with Vivian Sherwood
sambosanquet101 21/Jul/12 AltLd

Broke the route into 2 pitches due to poor topo reading.

Hidden 21/Jul/12 AltLd
MD 15/Jul/12 Lead rpt

Finally led after seconding three times

with Mark H
Hidden 14/Jul/12 2nd
Prof. Outdoors 08/Jul/12 Lead
with Mark
Egons Issy 08/Jul/12 2nd
with Kevin Vans-Colina
rockmaverick ?/Jul/12 Lead
with Ala 'the Cat' Piatkowska
Ala the 'cat' Piatkowska ?/Jul/12 2nd
with Stuart
Hidden 18/Jun/12 2nd
Hidden 17/Jun/12 2nd
Strachan 12/Jun/12 Lead O/S

Second lead. Nice route.

Strachan 12/Jun/12 Lead
Matt1234 10/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Gary A S 10/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Clio
Clee 10/Jun/12 2nd
with Gary
Hidden 04/Jun/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/May/12 Lead O/S
Joemanglerocks 27/May/12 Lead

VS finish with undignified rib crushing top out flop

TimKnight 27/May/12 2nd
AB744 26/May/12 Lead O/S
KeenClimber 24/May/12 Lead O/S
with Lee Healey
liverpooldave 20/May/12 Lead O/S

with Lincon Kev

MaccMark 20/May/12 Lead
cjmorrow 20/May/12 2nd dnf
with Mark
KevInLincoln 20/May/12 2nd
with liverpooldave
williap 20/May/12 2nd
with Rachel
mdg skidmore 13/May/12 2nd β
LauraCadman 13/May/12 2nd
Clive Dean 13/May/12 Lead O/S
with Laura Cadman
Hidden 13/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/May/12 Lead
DerwentDiluted 12/May/12 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
Paul Hy 06/May/12 2nd rpt
Hidden 06/May/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/May/12 Lead O/S
Mark Collins 04/May/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 23/Apr/12 2nd
moelfras 21/Apr/12 -
Hidden 15/Apr/12 Lead
Hidden 15/Apr/12 TR
Mark Stitson (ULGMC) 14/Apr/12 Lead dnf

Lost a foot hold on the crux and pinged off.

p_won 07/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Brilliant, grassy ledge was soaking wet and slippy as anything though!

with Ollie Knowles, ric eliot
MariaT 07/Apr/12 2nd
Blurgy319 07/Apr/12 Lead O/S
dpiddock 07/Apr/12 Lead O/S
no-e1 ?/Apr/12 2nd
saalty 27/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with Andy S, Jim
davegardner 25/Mar/12 2nd O/S
ed woods 25/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/12 2nd O/S
WalnutHorse 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Luke Davies 18/Mar/12 2nd
Hidden 17/Mar/12 Lead
Darrell Read 17/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with William Moore
Trina B 11/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Killianmurphy 11/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Tried the VS finish couldn't do it so finished normally

with Trina B
GermanAlex 10/Mar/12 Lead O/S

one of the very few routes that wasn't completely green, therefore very enjoyable

with BenL
Jenny Clarke ?/Mar/12 2nd
with dave
Hidden 19/Feb/12 2nd
Hidden 19/Feb/12 Lead
Jonny Raines 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with James Young, Tom Mansfield
JenDurden 19/Feb/12 2nd
Hidden 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
krepel 15/Jan/12 2nd RP
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
Will Caesar ??/2012 Lead O/S
PAJames ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden 28/Dec/11 Lead
mister3able 30/Nov/11 2nd
IanVB 05/Nov/11 2nd β
Emma-Louise Anderson 30/Oct/11 Lead rpt

Just as good a second time!!

Mark Hatton 30/Oct/11 2nd O/S
Double Knee Bar 23/Oct/11 2nd rpt
with TomBond
csh.1000 23/Oct/11 2nd O/S

Quite a short route and very enjoyable. We took the right option before the flakes to the left giving an HS. PB

with Mike
MikeDowsett 23/Oct/11 Lead
jdgaventa 16/Oct/11 Lead
thrutch 16/Oct/11 2nd
with Ryan, Sven
Hidden 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
nick221 15/Oct/11 Lead
mew 15/Oct/11 Lead

loverly route, nice over hanging finish

mew 15/Oct/11 Lead
Tom Redmond 04/Oct/11 2nd
with craig morrison
crag_hopper_Jay 03/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/11 Lead O/S
augustus trout 26/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Phil Lee
JaseSSDD 22/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Ian Barker
saffy 18/Sep/11 2nd
Hedley 10/Sep/11 2nd rpt
with Jonathan How
Hidden 10/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/11 2nd O/S
FrJ 10/Sep/11 Lead

First HS lead. Seemed better than many S.

with Hedley
Hidden 10/Sep/11 TR O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/11 Lead
rich.harvey 03/Sep/11 2nd
with James, Rich
mrginna 02/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Bernie
johnnyboulton 01/Sep/11 Lead O/S

VS Finish

with Hannah Perry
marclloyd77 28/Aug/11 Lead O/S
dean79 28/Aug/11 2nd rpt
Müllered 24/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Guide book says good gear. Placements were sketchy at the start: Need to get some micronuts. Halfway up got super windy and wet. But was still a lovely climb.

terri mc 22/Aug/11 Lead O/S
evel 22/Aug/11 2nd dog
with Terri
Hidden 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S
paul_j_burgess 21/Aug/11 Lead rpt
Wil.Hooke 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Olly
Hidden 21/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 13/Aug/11 2nd
Hidden 13/Aug/11 Lead
katherinesydney 07/Aug/11 Lead O/S

heavy rain as i was finishing, so escaped before considering the VS bit!

Hidden 07/Aug/11 2nd
Marq 07/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Aurore
CChafer 01/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Nic M 31/Jul/11 2nd
with Dan Towns
DanT 31/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Nic Marrs
Jayzen 31/Jul/11 2nd
with Andy Stratford
valentinesbabe 30/Jul/11 2nd O/S

Tricky holds halfway up the crack, just a bit polished.

Matt Bill Platypus 30/Jul/11 Lead
with Angela
Lofty the 2nd 24/Jul/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Jul/11 2nd
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead rpt
Nicholas Livesey 23/Jul/11 Lead
with Lucie Sedlarova
mes32 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Great route-good crack technique practice.

Mike Bayley 17/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Martin Hore
Hidden 15/Jul/11 Lead O/S
zach.stone 15/Jul/11 Lead O/S
theotherpetehill 15/Jul/11 2nd rpt
Duncan Beard 13/Jul/11 Lead

Lovely delicate crux move, a great little climb. Top 'pitch' not worth doing (2 diff moves or can walk round) unless you do the VS finish which we didn't.

Hidden 12/Jul/11 Solo O/S
deejmonkey 10/Jul/11 2nd
with Gaz
Hidden 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
CurlyStevo ?/Jul/11 Lead
with Rob
Paul Hy 30/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Emma, Ian
Hidden 30/Jun/11 2nd
paul horabin 30/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/11 Lead O/S
mol 05/Jun/11 Lead
with Jesse
Julesthe1st 05/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Pete
peeturd 05/Jun/11 -
Hidden 05/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/11 2nd
mcglenr25 01/Jun/11 2nd O/S

Nice slack rope... Gave me the 'full experience'

Spanner 01/Jun/11 Lead

First HS lead, enjoyed it, got a bit scared at one point.

Hidden 29/May/11 Lead
jaimer 28/May/11 Lead
lewismansell 25/May/11 Lead rpt

Climb to Left overhang (VS-ish)

MD 21/May/11 2nd
with Jonathan
David Walker 21/May/11 2nd O/S
with Maria
CathS 21/May/11 Lead rpt

First gritstone HS lead. Nice little route, only a couple of tricky moves.

with Bruce Hayward
Hidden 21/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/May/11 2nd O/S
minirollsrule 19/May/11 Lead O/S
John Holden 18/May/11 Lead rpt

Found this quite easy tonight, must be confident in the Scarpas.

with Roger Brown
Hidden 04/May/11 Lead
r.greaves 01/May/11 Lead
with Gaz Hughes
jo86 30/Apr/11 Lead

took original HS route to the right

stoo2k 29/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hayles 28/Apr/11 Lead
with terry Gilbert
iwebster59017 24/Apr/11 2nd O/S
mksmith35 24/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Tom Kirby
Kirsty810202 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Lovely Climb

matty123 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with John Niven
Actionflack 23/Apr/11 TR O/S
HKinsella 20/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/11 2nd
RoscoJB 20/Apr/11 2nd O/S
peaker16 17/Apr/11 Lead
paulerussell 08/Apr/11 2nd O/S

Tom lead

with Tom Jones, Jason
tgeh 02/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with dan geh
Hidden ?/Apr/11 2nd
sleavesley 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Lead on SPA assessment

with Rob
Aid@n 26/Mar/11 Solo rpt
lidiaMalecka 22/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
TM_Horton 16/Mar/11 Lead O/S

great way to play with your jamming technique.

with addam
Hidden 13/Mar/11 Lead
Hidden ?/Mar/11 Lead RP
AlexxelA 20/Feb/11 2nd O/S
benny_m 23/Jan/11 Lead rpt
Steven Andrews 23/Jan/11 Lead

fell off the very slimy and wet direct finish so went for the easy HS walk off.

Hidden 23/Jan/11 2nd
Hidden 23/Jan/11 2nd O/S
dpitt83 23/Jan/11 2nd O/S
with neil clapham
pord 01/Jan/11 -
Betha. ??/2011 Lead O/S
Jono Graham ??/2011 -
Rory Shaw ??/2011 -
John Mckeating ??/2011 -
ragabond007 ??/2011 Lead

one of my fav's,good protection but is quite easy

Hidden ??/2011 Lead
trivett ??/2011 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 Lead
Climbfool_88 ??/2011 2nd O/S
guido ?/Dec/10 Lead
LivinITlarge 31/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Joe
Montecore 31/Oct/10 2nd O/S
Emma-Louise Anderson 31/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Amazing crack to steep juggy moves at the top. Loved it!

smolders 31/Oct/10 Lead

finished up the tower, rather inelegantly

rd20 31/Oct/10 2nd O/S
with Martin
Blisco 30/Oct/10 Lead
gilbert 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S

nice crack line but actually feet hardly ever went near it - need to man up. Had a sniff up the VS 4c finish but need to grow some balls

with Pete Field
Laurence Cowton 17/Oct/10 Lead
Rick Ashton 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with andy gibb
ChrisBrooke 10/Oct/10 Lead rpt
with John Inkpen
matt0759 09/Oct/10 Lead
with JamesA
Andrew23 09/Oct/10 2nd O/S
with John Tomlinson
Hidden 02/Oct/10 AltLd
chisanga ?/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Sarka Simunkova
Laura-lou 25/Sep/10 Lead

SPA assessment lead

antmorgan1991 21/Sep/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Sep/10 Lead O/S
drewish 07/Sep/10 Solo O/S
krikoman 05/Sep/10 Lead dog

Fall of about 1 foot on polished crack

Pat 350 03/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Tom T
Double Knee Bar 02/Sep/10 Lead β

Lead HS Crack clean. Took a winger on VS top out so I'm still claiming the HS!

with Iain
Hidden 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Dan Leach 30/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
najki_2000 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S

first HS climb; thin moves in the last third of the crack; finished up the gully on the left

with Chris Rose
Whitty2012 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
jaxxman 01/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with John (koflack)
SteWatkins ?/Aug/10 -
liverpooldave 31/Jul/10 2nd O/S
j4kub 31/Jul/10 Lead

loved it. nice crack

with claire gibson
Nature_Boy12689 31/Jul/10 Lead
paulharmer 29/Jul/10 2nd

did the alternative finish up the tower, much better

with Vernon Bayliss
maybe_si 25/Jul/10 Solo
Hidden 25/Jul/10 TR
kermit_uk 25/Jul/10 2nd O/S

Did the steep juggy tower at the top! Lovely route well worth it!

with Steve Woolass
Hidden 21/Jul/10 Lead rpt
babymoac 17/Jul/10 Lead

backed off variation finish

Hidden 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Mike Turner 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Joshua Turner
Jimbo79 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Jul/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Jul/10 Lead O/S
djking1983 07/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Bram 07/Jul/10 Lead
Hidden 04/Jul/10 Lead O/S
trish1968 02/Jul/10 Lead
Hidden 02/Jul/10 2nd
Hidden 29/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jun/10 2nd
Becky E 26/Jun/10 2nd

With VS finish

Hidden 26/Jun/10 Lead
Jacqui Parker 20/Jun/10 Lead
with Martin Cleaver
Mitch1990 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Finished it off with the vs finish.

Luke Jones 19/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/10 2nd rpt
thebullmaster 13/Jun/10 Lead
with Hayley
Hayles 13/Jun/10 2nd
with kris bull
Paul C F 12/Jun/10 TR dog
Kingsjester 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Top part tricky, but overall a nice route. Placed a bit too much gear and ran out of quick draws.

Aid@n 12/Jun/10 Lead
Hidden 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Monkey_Alan 12/Jun/10 2nd
with Richard Perrin
John Lewis 12/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Simon
02jmmoran 12/Jun/10 Lead
Leelogs 12/Jun/10 2nd
with SCC
hazeysunshine 11/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Dave
ianslade 03/Jun/10 2nd β
Garron 31/May/10 Lead O/S

Did the VS finish

fatbuoybazza 30/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/May/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/May/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/May/10 Lead
bjlsmith 15/May/10 Lead O/S
with Mike Dennis
MD 15/May/10 2nd
with B Smith
Savlon 03/May/10 2nd
with Darren LeBlanc, Ander
Jimbo C 03/May/10 Lead O/S

Far easier than Black Velvet. Was hoping for a struggle

with Gethin
Ander 03/May/10 Lead
with Savlon
Snowboy 02/May/10 Lead O/S

Had to do this after seeing the picture in Western Grit. Good fun, didn't take the VS exit though.

with Ian
98%monkey 01/May/10 Lead O/S

Did the VS finish

with Sophie C
tlmarjot ?/May/10 Lead O/S
with Anna Wilding
Sparrowmonkey 25/Apr/10 2nd
with g-reg, Bootcamp Broadman
Ander 25/Apr/10 Lead

Damascus crack was dry and beautiful. I can only think that bad Ju-Ju was making a personal reference to herself. Which now she's corrected herself said "Wet and slimy"

with Bad Toro, G-Reg
Hidden 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
davewsargent 17/Apr/10 Lead
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead dog
Hidden 17/Apr/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/10 2nd
Hidden 11/Apr/10 2nd
Shauna 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Jules
emmab78 11/Apr/10 2nd O/S

1st HS

Hidden 10/Apr/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 03/Apr/10 Lead
Hidden ?/Apr/10 -
steven24584 ?/Apr/10 2nd
tatz45 27/Mar/10 Solo
Will Hunt 20/Mar/10 Lead O/S

In the complete pissing wet. In trainers.

heathergotrumbled 14/Mar/10 Lead O/S

Got lost on the VS so downclimbed!

with Becca, Chris T, ST
s.tietz 14/Mar/10 2nd dog
Hidden ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 -
GF ??/2010 -
SHCS ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
Ken Taylor ??/2010 -
SHCS ??/2010 -
LP ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 Solo
the rec 07/Nov/09 Lead rpt

It was just starting to rain very lightly whaen I started, so the thin moves about 2 thirds of the way up were a bit on the slippy side. My foot did pop off at one point but I just about kept my balance. Didn't do the VS finish this time.

with Jules
Hidden 02/Nov/09 2nd O/S
ben comery 02/Nov/09 2nd O/S

Pete lead, with slip onto gear, own fault for not being arsed to change out of trainers. No problems following and a fun route. Will have to return to lead up and over the left hand tower.

with Tom D, Pete W
petay 02/Nov/09 Lead
JEP 31/Oct/09 2nd
BennoC 31/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Jonathan, Simon
melmyo 29/Oct/09 2nd
with Chad
ccraigg22 28/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Nick
Hidden 28/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Jack Loftus 28/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Craig, Nick
Hidden 24/Oct/09 Lead O/S
RachaelB 17/Oct/09 Lead O/S

First HS after getting the fear. lovely delicate balance climb. just my thing.

with jon youles
Andrew Lester 13/Oct/09 Lead
Hidden 11/Oct/09 2nd rpt
goddamm7 08/Oct/09 Lead
with Sandrex
Barry D 04/Oct/09 Lead
with Chris M
Petarghh ?/Oct/09 -
dean79 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Freya
garethtodd 27/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Laura-lou 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with helen
Hidden 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S
howhard 27/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S
steve2006 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S
A Downing 26/Sep/09 2nd rpt
with Gaz
benny_m 26/Sep/09 2nd O/S
silhouette 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with benny_m
phja 20/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with darren
shed_hed 20/Sep/09 2nd
matthomas79 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S

Fantastic climbing up the crack, just a shame its so short. but so so worth it.

Alaina 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with JCB
JCB42 12/Sep/09 2nd O/S
with Alaina Beacall
goddamm7 12/Sep/09 Lead
with Sandrex
gaz_jones 09/Sep/09 2nd O/S

took left hand VS route, fantastic last move.

stuckonarock 05/Sep/09 2nd
with Karo
Hidden 02/Sep/09 Lead
Hidden 02/Sep/09 2nd
Hidden 22/Aug/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/09 2nd O/S
upontop 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Chris
christine1988 07/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with Neil Dowse
Neil D 07/Aug/09 Lead O/S

VS finish

lucasp 02/Aug/09 Lead O/S

VS finish

with Cath Lmc
VS4b 31/Jul/09 2nd
cooper leek 31/Jul/09 2nd rpt
with crucko
andrusht84 27/Jul/09 Lead
with gary binns
dja 20/Jul/09 Lead O/S

First proper lead since i broke my back. made a right meal out of it.

Hidden 20/Jul/09 2nd rpt
rob wmc 11/Jul/09 Lead rpt
with Alan
rd20 11/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Mark S
Hidden 11/Jul/09 2nd rpt
Stoke-Gaz 05/Jul/09 Lead O/S

my first ever HS lead, and i got it onsight!!!!!! whoop whoop!!!!

with andy rushton
sam coward 04/Jul/09 2nd dog
with Rupe
hellboundblr 24/Jun/09 Lead
with ODL
Hidden 23/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Chris Harding 23/Jun/09 Solo O/S

did the right hand finish

Em White 23/Jun/09 2nd
with James
Hidden 14/Jun/09 2nd
SimonBrown 14/Jun/09 2nd rpt
with Tom Grindey
SimonBrown 14/Jun/09 2nd rpt
with Katie Gallagher
gravity 13/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with George
RockAngel 12/Jun/09 2nd

OMG! did a Hard Severe too! Air turned blue with swearing. :-)

with Alan and Sarah
Hidden 12/Jun/09 Lead rpt
alj 06/Jun/09 2nd
with ste
JEP 03/Jun/09 Solo
Hidden 03/Jun/09 2nd
Glennjoe 01/Jun/09 TR β
Shad ?/Jun/09 2nd
georgebe 31/May/09 Lead
Rog Wilko 31/May/09 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
Graeme Hammond 31/May/09 Lead O/S

finished straight up to the jugs up and right at VS?

neilpotter 27/May/09 TR O/S
MaccMark 22/May/09 2nd
with Philip Jarvis
Hidden 16/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/May/09 TR
@ndy 11/May/09 2nd
with Jonah
stevemcg 09/May/09 2nd
with Liz
fizzychewitt 09/May/09 Lead
with Steve
colina 09/May/09 2nd

enjoyed this crack climb

with phil
cayteye 02/May/09 Lead

tried to take fran up. Paul did the vs finish

with Paul Highams
RachelP 02/May/09 Lead
willson 29/Apr/09 2nd

vs finish

with ben
Hidden 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S
TiffTiff 25/Apr/09 Solo rpt
Hidden 22/Apr/09 Lead
snakebite 20/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Andy Rushton
Katya 19/Apr/09 2nd
with Iain
Adam1973 14/Apr/09 Lead O/S
stewart murray 14/Apr/09 2nd
stewart murray 14/Apr/09 2nd
Hidden 13/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Ben Hollands 12/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Wendy Anderson
GPN 11/Apr/09 2nd
with Annette
net 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with George
mr random 10/Apr/09 2nd
with Mike H
Hidden ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Mar/09 2nd O/S
Peter Drake 14/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Feb/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Feb/09 2nd O/S
lazyneil 22/Feb/09 Lead O/S

ace, bomber gear just below crux, less than elegant finish though!

with mark
phildavies84 08/Feb/09 Lead O/S

Good crack climbing with a well protected akward move. The grassy slope wasnt so much fun as covered with compacted snow and has not a lot of protection. Nice thread on LH side to protect final moves.

with Jo Vidal
tasmat 08/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Ray and Mark F
nathanroberts89 ?/Feb/09 2nd O/S
pete1993 24/Jan/09 2nd
Hidden 11/Jan/09 Lead O/S
pepperpot 03/Jan/09 2nd O/S
with Tim Miller
Hidden 01/Jan/09 Lead O/S
koopa ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
temps ??/2009 -
tjmillen ??/2009 Lead O/S
with simon hall
keith leonard ??/2009 -
Jack.Beech ??/2009 2nd


Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 Lead rpt
benkelsey ??/2009 Lead O/S
timjones 08/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Tim Scott
tech ?/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Nick
Conor1 18/Oct/08 Lead O/S

Great finish out left of the tower, good gear and holds throughout. 1 tricky 4b move in the middle.

with John Bond
Hidden 18/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Pilch 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S

tricky moves at the top

with Lloyd and Graham
Hidden ?/Oct/08 2nd
cooper leek ?/Oct/08 Lead
with donk
AndyM-LVB 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Brendan Ferguson
mmalbon 17/Sep/08 Lead

Really nice climb to lead, loads of gear and challenging enough for me!

with Mick, James and Dave Lowndes
Hidden 25/Aug/08 2nd
Mr Wild 15/Aug/08 AltLd O/S

si lead the crack but set up a stance below the vs section

SimonBrown 15/Aug/08 AltLd

Led by me up to the VS finish and set up a stance, light fading and midges eating so Tom could do the bulge

Hidden 14/Aug/08 TR
mmalbon 13/Aug/08 2nd

Took the straightforward exit to the right, not the horrible looking crack up the tower. Nice climb, highly recommended. Another one to come back to and lead!

with Mick, Simon, Dave Lowndes and Andy
pottsworth 10/Aug/08 Lead

Remembering last time, protected the bottom with just wires, got a bomber cam, then launched across the VS finish. Brilliant moves, in an awesome position, leading to the best belay stance in the peaks!

with Kate
Hidden 10/Aug/08 Lead O/S
mark20 08/Aug/08 2nd O/S
tiga271 08/Aug/08 Lead
with mark20
Col Allott 03/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Alexandra Sturrock
no_more_scotch_eggs 02/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Jim Malo ?/Aug/08 2nd
climbing_wiggy ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Steve, Su
tanssop 30/Jul/08 Lead dnf

Fell off.

with Wayne
Yanis Nayu 30/Jul/08 Lead dnf

Didn't fancy the crux move after watching Phil peel off at the same point, so lowered off.

with Phil Lucas
Mat 26/Jul/08 Lead
with Wildy
JWB 24/Jul/08 AltLd

VS 4c finish, fantastic!

with Chloe
Hidden 23/Jul/08 2nd
trish1968 22/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Robin
Tom Robinson 19/Jul/08 2nd
with Alex Porter
alexporter 19/Jul/08 Lead

Patches of rain, wet rock.

with Tom Robinson
RichieJ 16/Jul/08 2nd O/S

VS 4C option

quantized 16/Jul/08 Lead rpt

VS variation

Goody 16/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Sheila Wilson, Pat Flynn
hugh2002 14/Jul/08 2nd

Wow! This is one hell of a climb.

with Gem
Different Steve 14/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Clare
Hidden 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S
FrankW 12/Jul/08 Lead rpt
with Chris R
Andy Miller ?/Jun/08 -
Hidden 06/May/08 Lead O/S
Guestie9 02/May/08 Lead

Tricky middle section

with Bex
PaulGreenhead 19/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Kirsty
Kirsty 19/Apr/08 2nd
Jim Slater 13/Apr/08 Lead O/S

VS finish up the tower.

Hidden 13/Apr/08 2nd rpt
Hidden 13/Apr/08 Lead dog
simonfife 13/Apr/08 Lead O/S

lead vs 4b version made my heart flutter a bit bit of a un stylish flop over the top

with ali
darlolad 13/Apr/08 Lead O/S
cayteye 05/Apr/08 2nd
with Paul Highams
Hidden ?/Apr/08 Lead O/S
Em66 24/Mar/08 2nd O/S
with Mat
quantized 17/Mar/08 2nd O/S

Juggy finish?

with Phil Kirk
TiffTiff 23/Feb/08 Lead rpt
hembug 10/Feb/08 2nd O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Feb/08 Solo O/S
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
carl_coop ??/2008 2nd O/S
Goose4 ??/2008 Lead O/S
gingergeorge ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
FrankW 04/Nov/07 Lead rpt
with Colin Adams
Katie S 03/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Oct/07 Lead O/S
the rec 21/Oct/07 Lead

VS 4c Finish

with Jules
Mike W 18/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with steve
Blisco 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Paul Crafter
Hidden 06/Oct/07 2nd O/S
Chris Plewa ?/Oct/07 -
with zoe strong
Darragh ?/Oct/07 -
Hidden 29/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Eddie1234 15/Sep/07 Lead O/S

VS 4c finnish was interesting

simonfife 09/Sep/07 2nd O/S

did the vs finish long reach with left hand is very useful plus the right leg toe hook

with james
dfbpdave 08/Sep/07 2nd

Didn't do the tower at the end

gravity 08/Sep/07 TR
with Caroline
jcurley 07/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Horace
TGreen 04/Sep/07 2nd O/S
with tom b
Hidden 01/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Sep/07 2nd
antpayne2003 ?/Sep/07 2nd O/S
with Andy Smith
Jesse Dufton ?/Sep/07 Lead
with Foxy Steve
Matthallinan ?/Sep/07 Solo
Hidden 31/Aug/07 Lead
Hidden 31/Aug/07 2nd
tskelhon 13/Aug/07 2nd β
with Lauren Foster
Hidden 11/Aug/07 2nd O/S
Becky C 06/Aug/07 Lead O/S

Second ever trad lead, climbed after seconding Alan.

with Fat Al
staceyjg 05/Aug/07 2nd O/S
Blondie.Simon 05/Aug/07 Lead rpt
with Rob Provis
kendogcatchy 05/Aug/07 Lead
monita 05/Aug/07 TR
Hidden 05/Aug/07 Lead
The Bad Cough 05/Aug/07 2nd rpt
Hidden 04/Aug/07 Lead
prof_vague 04/Aug/07 TR O/S
with Nick
Chris Lyon 30/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Tom Whitehead
tom 28/Jul/07 2nd β
with Dan Leach
Dan Leach 28/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Tom Bellfield
Hidden 24/Jul/07 Lead O/S
mic_b 22/Jul/07 Lead O/S

VS Finish

with mrsbate
fruitcake72 22/Jul/07 2nd
Neil Henson 19/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Mark Collins
Mark Collins 19/Jul/07 2nd O/S
with Neil Henson
halhorner 15/Jul/07 2nd
with Jim Saunders
Hidden 14/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/07 Lead
Hidden 14/Jun/07 Lead
bobpilgrem 12/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Bob/Nic
MD 02/Jun/07 2nd
with Silvain
Hidden 26/May/07 2nd O/S
Simon_87 25/May/07 Lead
Hidden 20/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/May/07 Lead
catt 05/May/07 Lead O/S

Nice jamming crack at the bottom but I think I went the wrong way at the top.

with Will
Wilbur 05/May/07 2nd O/S
with Iain
victim of mathematics 30/Apr/07 Lead O/S

Did the VS finish. It was really quite hard.

Cornish Merlin 30/Apr/07 2nd
Caralynh 28/Apr/07 2nd rpt
Hidden 28/Apr/07 Lead β
Hidden 16/Apr/07 Lead O/S
davek 15/Apr/07 Lead O/S

Did the tover on the left. VS 4b or 4c in my book

with Larson
pottsworth 13/Apr/07 Lead O/S

Nice! Considered the VS finish, but had already placed my cams

with Kat
skolvikking 13/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Laurence Everitt 07/Apr/07 Lead O/S

Finished with VS variation

Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Rosie Henstock 07/Apr/07 2nd rpt
Hidden 01/Apr/07 2nd rpt
Andy Peak 1 ?/Apr/07 Lead
with random
simonw1 24/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Heather Lewis
Matty 24/Mar/07 2nd O/S
Shaw Brown 24/Mar/07 2nd

Did the entertaining VS variation finish

with simon blythe
Neil Pacey 24/Mar/07 Lead O/S
Rosie Henstock 24/Mar/07 Lead O/S


with Tommy B
MaddieT 24/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Matt
D Berry 10/Mar/07 Lead rpt
with Claire Berry
Andrew Sloan 09/Mar/07 2nd O/S
with Steve Grove
NickST ?/Mar/07 Lead O/S

Finished up the towe at the top

with Greg Grace
Miles87 ?/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Pete Ellis
NickST ?/Mar/07 Lead
Hidden 24/Feb/07 Lead rpt
Oli 04/Feb/07 2nd O/S
with Lee
petellis 04/Feb/07 2nd
with miles
Hidden 04/Feb/07 Lead dog
FrankW 03/Feb/07 Lead rpt
with Laura
Hidden 28/Jan/07 Lead O/S
Si01 ??/2007 -
C.J.Horsfield ??/2007 Lead O/S
Birdo ??/2007 -
with Dave Bird
timmy-ts ??/2007 -
2RoyalAnglian ??/2007 Lead O/S
with mark ansty
krusty23 ??/2007 2nd

A bit of a delay on part of the crack wanting to jam rather than lay-back

with Andrew Morton
Diggler ??/2007 Lead
Blanc ??/2007 Lead O/S
chrisallan ??/2007 Lead O/S
MikeDowsett ??/2007 Lead
with Kris Scheinkonig
gibbo38 12/Nov/06 Lead O/S
with Robert
climbingpixie 11/Nov/06 Lead O/S

Really nice route, reminded me of Sunset Crack at Froggatt but a touch easier. Tried to do the VS variation finish at the top but the gale force winds were a bit off-putting.

with Owen
dustynet 11/Nov/06 -
with jules
paul_d 14/Oct/06 Lead rpt
with stuart
Whealiebob 07/Oct/06 2nd O/S
with Terry & Ned
Hidden 07/Oct/06 Lead O/S
Milne 07/Oct/06 2nd O/S
with Ned
david morse 01/Oct/06 Lead
with ric moat
Hidden 30/Sep/06 2nd
Hidden 24/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Dave Wearing 17/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Simonty1
simonfife 17/Sep/06 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Swirly 05/Sep/06 Lead O/S

VS 4c finish

with Dom Clarke
Hidden 05/Sep/06 Lead O/S
dread-i 26/Aug/06 Lead rpt
with castleman
Castleman 26/Aug/06 2nd O/S
with dread-i
Hidden 09/Aug/06 2nd O/S
SecretSquirrel 09/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Philip
Hidden 06/Aug/06 Solo O/S
ChrisBrooke 06/Aug/06 2nd
with John Inkpen
Hidden 03/Aug/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jul/06 2nd O/S
simonw1 23/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Allan Watson
Hidden 16/Jul/06 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Jul/06 2nd
tomboyle 10/Jul/06 Lead
with horsi
dread-i 08/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Tom M Williams
John HW 02/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Cath
adam carless ?/Jul/06 2nd rpt

Sian's first HS, good going.

with Sian
thomasholyoak ?/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with DS
givemetea ?/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Tracey Tomlin
Carl Smethurst 28/Jun/06 2nd O/S
with Gareth Mayhead
mick1jones 25/Jun/06 2nd

Excellent lead from Rod. First real practise of hand jamming

with Rod Deaves
KeithW 24/Jun/06 2nd O/S

Good crack

with Corky
carriegold 17/Jun/06 2nd
with Astell
KatieEmily 11/Jun/06 2nd O/S
with Lewis and Bell
Neil Mackenzie 11/Jun/06 2nd
with Lewis, Katie + Franny
Hidden 11/Jun/06 2nd
Hidden 07/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Jun/06 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/06 TR O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/06 Lead β
bigglesbutcha 03/Jun/06 2nd β
lewisl ?/Jun/06 Lead rpt
with Katie
steve prior ?/Jun/06 Lead
with LCMC
Mike Parker 21/May/06 Lead O/S
studly84 10/May/06 Lead O/S
with thomas poulton
tontopink 10/May/06 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/May/06 Lead
Marvino 25/Apr/06 Lead
with Darren
Hidden 05/Mar/06 Lead
tom_1985 ?/Mar/06 Lead O/S
with Stu Ward
Pem 12/Feb/06 Lead O/S

nice climb

with mark griff
Hidden ?/Feb/06 2nd
Hidden 21/Jan/06 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jan/06 Lead O/S
MazElden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Tom M Williams 18/Dec/05 Lead O/S
Mark Stitson (ULGMC) 11/Dec/05 Lead
Caralynh 23/Oct/05 Lead

nice route

paul_d 23/Oct/05 2nd
Hidden 23/Oct/05 2nd
Jeremy Wilton 16/Oct/05 2nd O/S
with Julian Walker
Hidden 09/Oct/05 Lead
Hidden ?/Oct/05 Lead O/S
jimjimmyjimjim 24/Sep/05 Lead β
Si dH 20/Sep/05 2nd O/S
with Tom Lambert
jonnyboy 07/Sep/05 Lead O/S

polished and not as good as it looks in the rockfax guide book photo

FrankW 04/Sep/05 Lead rpt
with Laura
edmitchell ?/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with kai ren
Alfredo ?/Sep/05 Lead
Hidden 27/Aug/05 2nd
Hidden 21/Aug/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Aug/05 2nd
Hidden 20/Aug/05 2nd
deanroberts 17/Aug/05 Lead O/S
JWB 06/Aug/05 Lead O/S
LoopyLou ?/Aug/05 2nd O/S
with Helen Lear
Allan Young 02/Jul/05 2nd β
with Jonathan Bode-Hey
Hidden 02/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jul/05 2nd
Rampikino 23/Jun/05 Lead
with Liz Hay
thompson1000 21/May/05 -
Phil West 14/May/05 Lead rpt
with Shaun Walby
themax16 29/Mar/05 Lead O/S
with JC
themax16 27/Mar/05 Lead O/S
with JC
Trobbo 20/Mar/05 Lead
with paul hopkins
The Bad Cough 19/Mar/05 2nd O/S
with Lee Bonner and Paul Sambrooks
Hidden 06/Mar/05 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2005 -
pandalover ??/2005 Lead O/S

Nice for the Grade.

with Chris
cliffy ??/2005 Lead
maybe_si 16/Oct/04 Lead O/S
KarlH 05/Sep/04 Lead dnf

Didn't finish as per guidebook. Did not do the final pillar.

with Richard Kershaw
Hidden ?/Sep/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Aug/04 Lead O/S
thetourist 08/Aug/04 Lead O/S
with Claire Ryder
Hidden ?/Aug/04 Lead
Stig 06/Jul/04 2nd O/S
with Jonathan Teale
Hidden 13/Jun/04 Lead
Celia Watson 13/Jun/04 2nd
D Berry 30/May/04 Lead rpt
with Claire Berry
Hidden 30/May/04 Lead
Hidden 30/May/04 2nd
sce8 15/May/04 Lead O/S
Stevie_R 07/May/04 Lead rpt
with rod
Dux 01/May/04 Lead O/S
with Premal
Hidden 23/Apr/04 Lead O/S
rob k 15/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with A Parks
jimshrimp 13/Mar/04 Lead O/S
Will Gordon ?/Mar/04 Lead O/S
with Phil Nelson, Tom Roberts, Rob Gleeson
Chesh ??/2004 Lead
with Mash
Andrew Abraham ??/2004 2nd

Kris led it, he done about 2 leads before this one, good effort bro

donkster ??/2004 Lead O/S
with trigg
Hidden ??/2004 2nd
Hidden ??/2004 Lead O/S
Simon Caldwell 18/Oct/03 2nd rpt
with Carmen
Si dH ?/Oct/03 TR
rob wmc 13/Sep/03 2nd O/S
with Alan & Jonny & Phil
Sankey 31/Aug/03 2nd
with Rich
Steve Pardoe 30/Aug/03 Lead

Classic grit crack Repeated, leading, sec Tony B after an earlier Second with Marek P

Katie Weston ?/Jul/03 2nd
leonjones 21/Jun/03 2nd
with Steve Wales
Ropeboy 19/Jun/03 Lead
FrankW 15/Jun/03 Lead rpt
with Laura
Russell Flynn 05/Jun/03 Lead O/S
LakesWinter 31/May/03 2nd
with Cake
Cake 31/May/03 Lead
with Matt
ASchwirtz 18/May/03 Lead O/S
with Shona D'arcy
Hidden ?/May/03 -
Digger 18/Apr/03 2nd O/S
with James Latham
Hidden 31/Mar/03 2nd
SteveM 16/Mar/03 Lead
Smelly Fox 06/Mar/03 Solo O/S
beermonkey ?/Mar/03 Lead
with mike
Richard Bradley ??/2003 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2003 -
Irk the Purist ??/2003 Lead O/S

Did the thuggy harder finish.

with Laura P
max_chan ??/2003 Lead O/S
with Marvin
petekeron ??/2003 Lead O/S
D Berry 26/Oct/02 Lead dog

VS finish. 1 fall.

with Claire Berry
Howard J 22/Sep/02 Lead rpt
with Ronnie Abrams
Neil Curtis 21/Sep/02 Lead rpt
with James Tyson
Hidden 01/Sep/02 Lead
Ben1983 ?/Sep/02 Lead O/S
Neil Curtis 06/Aug/02 2nd
with Arthur Austin
charlesmfrench 06/Jul/02 2nd O/S
with Dave Fooks
shaun walby 12/May/02 Lead O/S
with Mike Aston
MontyH 11/May/02 Lead O/S
with Andy Lawrance and Mandy
Howard J 06/May/02 Lead O/S
with Rachel James
Mark Salter 21/Apr/02 Lead
with Chris Shorrock
FrankW 20/Apr/02 2nd rpt
with Joe
stp 19/Apr/02 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Apr/02 2nd
shoulders 02/Mar/02 Lead
with paul
platt2000 ??/2002 Lead
Gus ??/2002 Lead
D Berry 31/Jul/01 Lead rpt
with Claire Berry
Hedley 24/Jun/01 2nd O/S
with Steve Runnacles
D Berry 20/May/01 Lead rpt
with Claire Berry
bullybones ??/2001 Lead
Hidden 05/Aug/00 Lead
Paul-Michael ?/Aug/00 Lead O/S
with Paul Nurse
D Berry 15/Jul/00 Lead O/S
with Claire Berry
Laramadness 27/Jun/00 2nd β
Hidden 30/Apr/00 TR
Hidden 13/Jan/00 2nd
tlr ??/2000 Lead
marcoleptic ??/2000 Lead
Hidden 30/Oct/99 Lead
julian allen 04/Sep/99 Lead O/S
FrankW 31/May/99 Lead rpt
with Helen B
FrankW ?/Feb/99 Lead O/S
with Laura
Martyn ??/1999 -
99bolivar ??/1999 2nd
rlrs ??/1999 2nd
FrankW 04/Jul/98 2nd O/S
with Joe
Tony Buckley ?/Jul/98 -
RobSimmo 26/Apr/98 Lead O/S
with Steve Goodens, Jon Berry
kato'sdad 26/Apr/98 2nd
uphillnow 29/Oct/97 Lead
with Margaret Smith
Hidden 12/Oct/97 Solo
Hidden ?/Oct/97 Solo
skygodley 12/Jul/97 Lead O/S
chris sm ?/Jul/97 Lead O/S
with Jon Stevens
b.hayley ?/May/97 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Apr/97 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/1997 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/96 Lead
Hidden 08/Sep/96 Lead
smudge 29/Jul/96 2nd O/S
with Simon
Hidden 12/May/96 Lead
EddieA 04/May/96 Lead O/S
with NCMC
five ?/May/96 Lead O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet ?/May/96 Lead
brady ??/1996 Lead
with John Cameron
CrashMat Rob ??/1996 Lead O/S
malc 10/Sep/95 Lead
Adrian Daniels 18/Jun/95 Lead
with Dave Nicholson
Hidden 27/May/95 2nd
Jonno 27/May/95 Lead
with Andrew
icescrew ?/May/95 Lead
with Rich Hogan
Scott McRae 30/Apr/95 2nd O/S
with Steve Lucas
Duncan Bourne 08/Apr/95 Lead O/S
with D Hanson
BruceW ??/1995 Lead O/S
Marti999 ??/1995 Lead
nai ??/1995 Solo
alan moore ??/1995 -
jparry75 ?/Aug/94 Lead
Hidden 30/Jul/94 Solo
Dave Mountford ??/1994 Lead

rough date

with Damon Heath
andrew300169 16/Apr/93 Solo
IanGilbertJones 06/Jan/93 Lead O/S
SimonN ??/1993 -
Scott McRae ?/Jun/92 2nd O/S
with Steve Jones
stokienomad 03/Jan/92 Lead
Rob Davies ?/Jun/91 Solo
babymoac 17/Nov/90 Lead
with Brum Mike
Hidden 20/May/90 Lead
Hidden 23/Apr/90 Lead
Roget 21/Apr/90 Solo O/S
andrew300169 ??/1990 -
Hidden 08/Jun/88 Solo
Iain Thow 05/May/88 Lead
with Andy Sutton
angry pirate ??/1988 -
Hidden ??/1988 -
Richard Weller 05/Jul/87 -
with john sanders
Howard J 19/Aug/86 2nd
Hidden 07/Jun/86 Lead
Hidden 30/Jul/85 2nd
Ian Archer 01/Jul/85 Lead
with Graham Cox
Tim Bateman 16/Apr/85 Lead
Hidden ??/1985 Lead
Hidden 19/Jun/83 Lead
Nigel Bond 31/Jan/82 Lead
with Charlie Leverton
Nigel Bond 08/Mar/80 Lead
with Martin Crosby
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1980 Solo
Hidden ??/1980 Lead
leland stamper 21/Oct/79 Lead O/S
RichardMc 05/Sep/76 Lead
with Tony Williams
tapley 28/Mar/76 Lead
with Alison Tapley
rogerskews ??/1976 -
Gordon Stainforth 18/Jan/75 Lead
with Mick Papworth
Rob Davies 03/Feb/74 2nd
with Pete Kellaway (ICMC)
Rog Wilko ?/May/71 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
mikej 03/May/70 Lead
with E
mikej 30/Apr/69 Solo
with Wil Hurford
oldmanofmow ??/1961 Lead

Pete Williams

Hidden ??/0000 Lead O/S
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