Rockfax Description
14m. The large roof under the right-hand side of the buttress is taxing. Climb leftwards across the overhang to the lip then trend back right and pull onto rock of a saner angle. Pre-placed wires to left and right protected the first ascent though it has been done without. © Rockfax

FA. Simon Nadin 1987. On-sighted by Ben Heason 2002

Ticklists: Hard Grit, The Roaches - Routes Graded List, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Peak Rock/16/Eighties Gritstone :The Shape of Things to Come.

northy1983 28/Sep Solo RP

An amazing climb,with an amazing sequence and an amazingly serious outcome if it all goes Pete Tong. Solo seemed the more logically approach....

with dom, andi t
Hidden 02/May/14 Lead RP
Ethan 11/Mar/14 Lead
with Jon Clark, Don Walker
jacobjacob 01/Mar/14 Lead RP

Too scared to try and flash, glad I didn't cos I fell off first go on top-rope! Death bouldering yay.

nathanlee 02/Feb/13 Lead RP

Wanted to flash it, but I'm not there yet. Hard starting moves into glory jugs. Awesome stuff.

with Dom Lee
dannyboy83 10/Oct/12 Lead RP

Didn't use beta from Hard Grit, instead high left heel, felt about V6. Amazing

with Dad
Hidden 06/Nov/11 Lead β
Hidden 21/Jul/06 2nd O/S
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