Rockfax Description
The line out right of The Shield and up the diagonal flake. © Rockfax

FA. Alan Steele, Frank Walker 2003

Dexter JW 27/May Lead O/S
Danny Crump 27/May Lead
with Dexter
Hidden 24/May TR
Vikki Bassek 24/May TR rpt
with Brian
timmsy 22/May Lead
with Carmel
K Mckay 17/May Lead
with KMC
Hidden 17/May TR
James_Kendal 17/May Lead O/S

Deserves two stars, good route.

with Alastair M
smoreda 15/May Lead
Danny Crump 15/May Lead
with Clients
Lakesben 12/May Lead rpt
with Rach
D Tempest 12/May Lead
with Paul
Trickett 07/May Lead
ColClayton 07/May Lead
Rach_D ?/May Lead β
Hidden 10/Apr Lead O/S
freemanTom 10/Apr Lead
with Chris Coapes
thetradlad 03/Apr Lead O/S
Lakesben 31/Mar Lead rpt
kasha_gregson 19/Mar Lead rpt
with Cass
Hidden 13/Mar Lead
paul_the_northerner ??/2016 -
Mike Todd 30/Dec/15 Lead rpt
with Jim Simpson
JenShelley 06/Dec/15 Lead O/S
with Jim
GrimpeurJim 06/Dec/15 TR
bantamdave 02/Nov/15 Lead rpt
Simon Rackley 01/Oct/15 Lead rpt
with al cam
Mike Todd 26/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Jim Simpson
Hidden 13/Sep/15 Lead
Charlie Zephyr Booth 13/Sep/15 AltLd
with dave ferguson
D.botts87 26/Aug/15 Lead rpt
Joe W-O 25/Aug/15 Lead O/S
beegsyboy 17/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Marika
Hidden 17/Aug/15 Lead O/S
rd20 16/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Hazel PC, Hilary CC
hazeysunshine 16/Aug/15 2nd
with RD, Hilary
Hidden 16/Aug/15 Lead
Alison Cairns 16/Aug/15 Lead rpt
with Andy
UnkArl 08/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Debbie
Debs 08/Aug/15 2nd
with Karl
BarbsMurray 08/Aug/15 2nd
with Mikey
8fsheeh 07/Aug/15 TR O/S
Ian Stirrups 01/Aug/15 Lead β
with Tim Howell, Elspeth, Bill Turner, Sue
Unknownbiker 31/Jul/15 Lead
with Eleanor, Ulli
Compo 18/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Will
Hidden 18/Jul/15 Lead O/S
henry peter jenkins 18/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with tom beeton
bobpilgrem 17/Jul/15 Lead rpt

Excellent climb worth 2 stars

with Tom
Maddie 12/Jul/15 Lead rpt
with Micha
MichaelGallimore 07/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with jon lawson
Hidden 03/Jul/15 Lead O/S
John Brayshaw 01/Jul/15 Lead rpt

warm up!

with Gareth
Dan Mckinlay ?/Jul/15 Lead O/S
D Tempest 30/Jun/15 Lead
with Paul
Hidden 27/Jun/15 2nd O/S
r_o_b_h2 21/Jun/15 Lead β
with Matt Harris, Nik Goile
Hidden 21/Jun/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 21/Jun/15 Lead β
Maddie 16/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Cal
dabble 14/Jun/15 TR O/S
with Dan- Gritstone
Hidden 07/Jun/15 Lead rpt
Danny Crump 10/May/15 Lead
with Caleb, Cameron
bobpilgrem 20/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Matthew
1poundSOCKS 20/Apr/15 Lead O/S
rob.grafton 19/Apr/15 Lead
with jim h
Dan Jenkin 19/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Gordon Jenkin
barn owl 09/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Pete Brindle
Hidden 07/Apr/15 TR dog
wrapped in bacon 06/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Chris
erictant 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Big Tom, Steve
John Brayshaw 04/Apr/15 Lead rpt
with Chris
chris skipton 04/Apr/15 2nd O/S

Hhandy being tall for the crux

Hidden 04/Apr/15 Lead O/S
tmawer 04/Jan/15 Lead rpt
with Mike Norbry
Cameroony101 ??/2015 Lead β
John Brayshaw 01/Nov/14 Lead rpt
with Chris
chris skipton 01/Nov/14 2nd
John Brayshaw 12/Oct/14 Lead rpt
with Dan
pebbles 05/Oct/14 Lead rpt
with astrid, ali
ned_85 26/Sep/14 Lead
Hidden 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S
pebbles 23/Aug/14 Lead
Hidden 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/14 -
robbo157 31/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Luke Jones 20/Jul/14 2nd
with JR - LMC
Hidden 17/Jul/14 Lead
chris skipton 17/Jul/14 2nd
Hidden 09/Jul/14 TR
Hidden 06/Jul/14 2nd
pete40 06/Jul/14 Lead
John Brayshaw 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Phil Mercer 01/Jul/14 2nd O/S
D Tempest 22/Jun/14 Lead
with Paul
bantamdave 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Yorkshire Brian, Nigel
Hidden 21/Jun/14 Lead
saraguti 21/Jun/14 Lead β
Hidden 06/Jun/14 Lead rpt
FarmerFred 01/Jun/14 TR O/S
with Josh
Hidden 29/May/14 TR
Conan 21/May/14 2nd
with KMC
BigTone 05/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/14 2nd
domhowell 18/Apr/14 Lead
with Danny
gav 13/Apr/14 Lead β

Nice climb. Occasionally feels a little bold, but not excessively so.

with Dave
dknibb 13/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Really fun moves making the span past the middle section.

with Gavin
Hidden 30/Mar/14 Lead rpt
BTphonehome 09/Mar/14 Lead rpt
with Kasha
kasha_gregson 09/Mar/14 2nd O/S
with Bram
tmawer 28/Feb/14 Lead rpt
with Bram
BTphonehome 28/Feb/14 Lead rpt
with Tony
Martyn Nicholson ??/2014 Lead
Unknownbiker 12/Oct/13 Lead
with Simon Burn, stev1e.wilso
stev1e.wilso 12/Oct/13 TR
with Simon Burn, Sam
Hidden 12/Oct/13 Lead β
rob.grafton 14/Sep/13 Lead
with Craig
BTphonehome 13/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Tony
Hidden 08/Sep/13 Lead
Hidden 05/Sep/13 Lead
Chris wilson 04/Sep/13 Lead
with Jacek
Hidden 31/Aug/13 Lead rpt
tmawer 30/Aug/13 Lead rpt
with Jaime Robertson
Hidden 25/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 22/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Jono_LS16 22/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Aug/13 Lead O/S
tmawer 09/Aug/13 Lead rpt
with Sean
Hidden 07/Aug/13 Lead rpt
alpinismo.uk 27/Jul/13 TR
eldre070 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Good route, as good as the others.

with Mike dodds
Hidden 30/Jun/13 Lead
rob.grafton 26/Jun/13 Lead
with Jim
Hidden 10/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Duncan 88 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/13 Lead
Danny Crump 20/May/13 Lead
with Richard Vaughan
Tanya Savage 19/May/13 TR

great route but move above overlap too bold for me to lead at the mo

Hidden 19/May/13 -
Neil Pacey 19/May/13 Lead rpt

Great route!

petekeron 17/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/May/13 Lead O/S
Keith Lambley 06/May/13 Lead O/S
with John T
D Tempest 06/May/13 Lead O/S
with Liz
Seymore Butt ??/2013 -
jamesgodwin64 14/Oct/12 Lead O/S
woodsy 23/Sep/12 Lead
Adrianw 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Victoria Shelmerdine, Leslie Humphreys
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead
john morrissey 12/Aug/12 -
with Tim Bertenshaw
Hidden 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S
monkeyman79 08/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with David Edmondson
Mike Hargreaves ?/Aug/12 AltLd
with Ben Dowman
Hidden 21/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 14/Jul/12 Lead
pebbles 14/Jul/12 Lead dog

not convinced this is the same route. found the crux hard this time, and didnt do it cleanly, but if its the same route i found it absolutely fine the previous time, which seems a bit odd...

with poppy, ali
j4kub 09/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with claire gibson
Hidden 07/Jul/12 Lead O/S
adamjeffs 18/Jun/12 Lead rpt
airborne 17/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Lakesben 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
nevetsplummer 26/May/12 Lead O/S
ninkinlous 26/May/12 Lead O/S
kato'sdad 22/May/12 TR
with KMC
Ken Taylor 22/May/12 Lead O/S
with Steve Livingstone
Sue Underwood 22/May/12 2nd O/S
with Polly Sullivan, Nick Russell
Hidden 22/May/12 Lead rpt
Polly4 22/May/12 Lead
Beronj 08/May/12 Lead

Really nice line going over the Tombstone engraved on the wall. Some technical moves challenged me, but always felt on top of it, even at height. Loved it.

with Zara
markfairbank 28/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Harry Middleton, Ray Sharples
D Tempest 15/Apr/12 Lead
adamjeffs 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Mar/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 30/Mar/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 28/Mar/12 Lead
John Postlethwaite 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with John and Nicky
Hidden 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Feb/12 Lead
Hidden 12/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Oct/11 Lead
mfisher 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
matty123 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Tom Keaveny 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
ollyroberts 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Matty
Bex_M 15/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Duncan Dunbar
tmawer 01/Oct/11 Lead rpt
with Jaime Robertson, andrea
Hidden 01/Oct/11 Lead
Rachel S 28/Sep/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 28/Sep/11 Lead
pebbles 25/Sep/11 Lead β
with richard
Hidden 25/Sep/11 Lead
lithos 25/Sep/11 Lead

I liked this - nice moves never hard

joeflan 23/Sep/11 Lead O/S
timmsy 04/Sep/11 Lead β
with Neil
Simon Rackley ?/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with micky t
DaveHo 25/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Good route.

with Janet
steven 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Ade
Sam Parker 10/Jul/11 Lead
with Dad
LardClimber 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Nic Dynes
Duncan 88 ?/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Andy Chambers 29/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Frank Booth
uphillnow 28/Jun/11 Lead
with trever Good
Hidden 26/Jun/11 Lead
Peter Smith 19/Jun/11 Lead rpt
with Steve Simpson, Mick Leather
craig matheson 18/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Peter Smith 12/Jun/11 2nd O/S

Very enjoyable

with Mick Leather
Hidden 09/Jun/11 Lead
ChrisB.19 09/Jun/11 TR
with Anne, George
Nigel Bond 09/Jun/11 2nd
with Anne Daykin, Bern Hardman
FrankEd 04/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden 31/May/11 Lead
Shuttsie 31/May/11 2nd
Andy Graham 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Stu Bolton, Ali Woods
Mattyk 23/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Wilky
Tim W 23/Apr/11 Lead
Mowglee 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Tim, Ali
Hidden 10/Apr/11 Lead rpt
D Tempest 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/11 Lead O/S
philski46 ?/Apr/11 -
stevorobs3 ??/2011 Lead O/S
djromberg ??/2011 -
KevB 20/Nov/10 Lead
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Neil Pacey 17/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Bob 17/Oct/10 Lead rpt
with S. Harry
mountain man ed 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Sep/10 Lead rpt
Heather651 03/Sep/10 Lead O/S
joe_lancs 03/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Karlos 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Ben
Nodmister 30/Aug/10 Lead dog
with Karl
LouiseCowie 15/Aug/10 Lead β
with stvey
stvey 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Louise
tmawer 14/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with Paul
Bob 01/Aug/10 Lead rpt

It had just finished raining so tried to avoid the wet holds

with S. Harry
tmawer 31/Jul/10 Lead rpt
with andrea
Hidden 31/Jul/10 Lead
mattish2000 24/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Nick
Vikki Bassek 06/Jul/10 TR β
with Keith Roberts
petellis 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Sloth, Dorris
Hidden 15/Jun/10 TR
Conan 15/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Chris Michalak
Hidden 15/Jun/10 TR
Hidden 05/Jun/10 TR
gb05 05/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Ben Robinson
Hidden 05/Jun/10 2nd O/S
Leelogs 05/Jun/10 Lead
with SCC
Rose 04/Jun/10 2nd
with Dave
Hidden 04/Jun/10 Lead rpt
McKenna 29/May/10 Lead dnf

Ran out of energy and rained off.

with Stewart D
Phill Mitch 23/May/10 Lead O/S
with mick, wayne
Hidden 23/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/May/10 Lead rpt
Andrew1 02/May/10 Lead O/S
with Hulda
Hidden 02/May/10 Lead O/S
rockrat 13/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Jemma Race
Bob 10/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with G. Macauley
Lumbering Oaf 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S

good flake and nice climb

alexyoung 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Bulls Crack ?/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Simon D
Hidden 27/Sep/09 Lead
Hidden 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Rachel S 16/Jun/09 Lead rpt
Bob 31/May/09 Lead O/S
with G. Macauley
AshWall 29/May/09 Lead

Starting to get crimpy and energetic. what a sight at the top!

with Andrew
Rachel S 02/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/09 Lead
climbingpixie 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Andy Hobson
Leelogs 25/Apr/09 Lead
with Chris
joeflan ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
mbambi 21/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Adamec Jan ??/2009 Lead
with Hanka
ekaterina sigida ??/2009 Lead
with Richard Moses
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden 11/Oct/08 2nd
Dave Rumney 05/Oct/08 -
with Sean Roberts
Hidden 21/Sep/08 Lead O/S
gibbo38 21/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with brian
naughtybadboy 21/Sep/08 Lead
with Paul Gibson
tash 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with ellie
robert10507 30/Aug/08 2nd
Hidden 24/Aug/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 23/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Booey 27/Jul/08 2nd
ian d f ?/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Mark
markfromstoke ?/Jul/08 Lead
with Ian
Hidden 26/May/08 Lead O/S
Claire S-J ?/May/08 2nd
Hidden 23/Apr/08 2nd
duzinga 16/Apr/08 2nd O/S
with Pete
Hidden 16/Apr/08 Lead
Simon Rackley 17/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with andy barnes, darren hudson
Hidden 09/Feb/08 -
gonzo_ls9 ??/2008 -
petegunn ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 30/Dec/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/Dec/07 TR dog
Lumbering Oaf 15/Nov/07 Lead O/S

Raining/Spitting. Nice flake. COLD.

Hidden 03/Nov/07 2nd
Hidden 03/Nov/07 Lead
Hidden 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/07 2nd
Hidden 15/Jul/07 Lead rpt
Dave Westby 21/Jun/07 Lead
with Tony Hulme
Hidden 14/Apr/07 Lead O/S
furry 08/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Alex Young
alexyoung 08/Apr/07 2nd rpt
with Steve
spacey 31/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with jo macey
jossa ?/Mar/07 2nd
with Moley
Hidden 04/Feb/07 TR rpt
petegunn 04/Feb/07 TR
with Davina
simoncov 03/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Steve
alexyoung ??/2007 TR dog
with Paul "The Dark Side" and Kirsty
Hidden 13/Oct/06 TR O/S
petegunn 13/Oct/06 TR
with Davina
Tom Phillips 17/Sep/06 Lead rpt
with leo
Andy Hudson 09/Sep/06 Lead
with Alan
Hidden 26/Aug/06 Lead
Tom Phillips 06/Aug/06 Lead rpt
with John
K Wall 29/Jul/06 Lead
debbien1 29/Jul/06 TR O/S
with Bill
Andy Chubb 29/Jul/06 Lead
with Bill Wheeler
rilem 20/Jul/06 2nd
with Rog S
sdht 02/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Sam Stell
reg_measures 02/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with timmy elson
Tom Phillips 01/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with dick
Hidden 01/Jul/06 2nd
AlanDavis ?/Jul/06 TR
with Howie
Tom Phillips 29/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with martyn
Hidden 28/May/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/06 Lead rpt
Mark A Humphries 01/Mar/06 Lead β
with gary wood
Hidden 18/Feb/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Feb/06 Lead O/S
khawk ?/Feb/06 Lead
with WH
Hidden 24/Sep/05 -
Hidden 06/Aug/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Brown 25/Jul/05 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jun/05 Lead O/S
Trobbo 07/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with darren hartley
Hidden ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S
Martin Bennett 10/May/05 -
with SW
Hidden 01/May/05 Lead O/S
Abi Chard ?/Mar/05 Lead O/S
with Ian
Hammy 28/Aug/04 Lead
with Joe Gittens
tapley 23/May/04 Lead
with Alison Tapley
Martin Bennett 09/May/04 -
with MT
Hidden ??/2004 Lead
Hidden 09/Nov/03 Lead O/S
Dave Musgrove 09/Nov/03 2nd
Dave Musgrove ?/Oct/03 Lead
Trobbo 09/May/03 Lead O/S
with martin bennett
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