This is an easier, fun alternative [to Proprioceptive Octette], not in existing guide books. Enter the small ground-level cave at back of Admiralís Progress [left end of Trafalgar Wall], climb the flue inside and finish via Polaris Exit. Reversing is just as easy and equally interesting. No problem in or after heavy rain. Diff. (Description taken from

Ticklists: All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

Stanners 09/Sep Solo O/S

the proper name as given by Chris. Show to us just before we left. A brilliant laugh!

with Chris, James Rich
JamesRich 09/Sep Solo O/S
Hidden 09/Aug Solo O/S
AndyRogers 09/Aug Solo O/S
with ianlaw
The Norris 15/Apr/13 Solo

Lovely little route!

deacondeacon 01/Oct/12 Solo


adam carless 15/Sep/12 Solo O/S

I think I had the watchful eye of the first ascentionist for this one. Hi Chris!

markh78 07/Jul/12 Lead
nameless_rob 10/Jun/12 Solo
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/04 Solo O/S
High HD
Mid HD
Low HD
High D
Mid D
Low D
High M
Mid M
Low M
Votes cast 1
Style of ascent
Not Set