Rockfax Description
The line passing the old tree root on the right, with a couple of stiff pulls below it. © Rockfax

FA. Alan Steele, Frank Walker 2003

bantamdave 02/Nov Lead O/S
lithos 11/Oct Lead
with jamie b
Jamie Brown 11/Oct 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/Sep Lead rpt
JonF 01/Sep Lead O/S
D.botts87 26/Aug Lead rpt
Joe W-O 25/Aug Lead O/S
8fsheeh 07/Aug Lead O/S
Steve Shorrock 02/Aug Lead rpt
Simonfarfaraway 30/Jul Lead
with Rachael
tompilgrem 10/Jul Lead O/S
bobpilgrem 10/Jul TR O/S
with Tom
Simon2005 27/Jun 2nd O/S

Me thinks a few more bits have fallen off recently. 6a

with Gary H
Shuttsie 16/Jun Lead

Says 6a in guide book

with Sharon Stanbridge
dabble 14/Jun Lead O/S

First lead on limestone.

with Dan- Gritstone
SomeClimbingGuy 23/May Lead O/S

Nice easy route to finish of the day

Dan Jenkin 19/Apr Lead O/S
with Gordon Jenkin
Hidden 07/Apr TR
Hidden 07/Apr Lead
NickR ?/Apr Lead
tmawer 04/Jan Lead rpt
with Mike Norbry
barn owl 30/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Be wary above the 3rd bolt as several large flakes have recently come off leaving the next few metres very loose.

Hidden 25/Aug/14 2nd O/S
D.botts87 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Luke Jones 20/Jul/14 Lead dog
with JR - LMC
chris skipton 17/Jul/14 Lead rpt

6a seems right for the crux

with DaveyH
Hidden 17/Jul/14 2nd
D Tempest 10/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Paul
Hidden 09/Jul/14 TR
Hidden 06/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Andy Chambers 20/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 19/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/14 Lead rpt
FarmerFred 01/Jun/14 TR O/S
with Josh
Hidden 29/May/14 Lead
Hidden 17/May/14 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/May/14 Lead
saffy 20/Apr/14 2nd O/S
domhowell 18/Apr/14 Lead
with Danny
pjames87 22/Mar/14 Lead O/S
BTphonehome 09/Mar/14 Lead rpt
with Kasha
Martyn Nicholson ??/2014 Lead
chris skipton ??/2014 -
Seymore Butt ??/2014 -
Nigel Coe 12/Nov/13 Lead
with Pete Kelly
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
Hidden 12/Oct/13 Lead rpt
rob.grafton 14/Sep/13 Lead
with Craig
tmawer 13/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Bram
BTphonehome 13/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Tony
Hidden 04/Sep/13 Lead
Hidden 31/Aug/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 25/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 10/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hollywood 09/Jul/13 2nd
with Ahogg16
rob.grafton 26/Jun/13 Lead
with Jim
erica 19/Jun/13 TR dog
with John
John Brayshaw 19/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Erica
Phil Mercer 19/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Chris Heald
Hidden 19/Jun/13 2nd
oread 08/Jun/13 -
Tanya Savage 19/May/13 Lead

neil left clips in and dangled short sling down to give extra protection on the tricky move, so a bit cheaty i suppose

Neil Pacey 19/May/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 07/May/13 Lead O/S
malc 06/May/13 2nd
keithlambley 06/May/13 Lead O/S
with John T
Hidden 07/Apr/13 Lead O/S
pete40 17/Feb/13 Lead O/S
oread ??/2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Oct/12 Lead O/S
JanBella 19/Sep/12 TR
Daniels735 19/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Ellie Barden
Hidden 08/Sep/12 Lead
Bertbee 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Leon SH
Hidden 21/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 14/Jul/12 Lead
j4kub 09/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with claire gibson
D Tempest 27/May/12 Lead O/S
kato'sdad 22/May/12 Lead
with KMC
Ken Taylor 22/May/12 Lead O/S
with Steve Livingstone
Richard Alderton 09/May/12 Lead dog

had to rest

with Curly
Beronj 08/May/12 Lead

Similar line to Living the Dream.

with Zara
Andy Chambers 03/May/12 Lead O/S
with Ken Forsyth
adamjeffs 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Mar/12 Lead
cem 17/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with John Evans, Brad Jackson
g1m147 ??/2012 Lead O/S
with Mick.
Hidden 28/Oct/11 Lead
mfisher 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
matty123 22/Oct/11 Lead
Tom Keaveny 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
ollyroberts 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Matty
Bex_M 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Duncan Dunbar
mattwilk 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Dave Falcus
pebbles 25/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with jenny tweedy
lithos 25/Sep/11 Lead

Ali, Rich, Poppy as well. One tough move

joeflan 23/Sep/11 Lead O/S
DaveHo 25/Jul/11 Lead O/S

I enjoyed this the best of the 3 5+ in this area. I thought it was the hardest as well.

with Janet
embob 23/Jul/11 Lead

This felt tough for a 5, but very very nice climbing! Enjoyable.

with Alex
Hidden 23/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 10/Jul/11 Lead
LardClimber 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Nic Dynes
Pike 03/Jul/11 TR dog
Duncan 88 ?/Jul/11 Lead O/S
uphillnow 28/Jun/11 Lead
with trever Good
Peter Smith 19/Jun/11 Lead rpt
with Steve Simpson, Mick Leather
Hidden 15/Jun/11 Lead
Peter Smith 12/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Mick Leather
ChrisB.19 09/Jun/11 TR
with Anne, George
Nigel Bond 09/Jun/11 Lead
with Anne Daykin, Bern Hardman
FrankEd 04/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden 31/May/11 Lead
Shuttsie 31/May/11 2nd
Hidden 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
D Tempest 15/Apr/11 Lead O/S
D Tempest 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
philski46 ?/Apr/11 -
Hidden 24/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Feb/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 22/Jan/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jan/11 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2011 -
1poundSOCKS 27/Nov/10 Lead O/S
BaildonBanker 27/Nov/10 Lead
KevB 20/Nov/10 Lead
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Tanya Savage 17/Oct/10 -
Neil Pacey 17/Oct/10 Lead
Hidden 17/Oct/10 Lead rpt
Jurga 16/Oct/10 Lead dnf
with James
smollett 16/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with jurga
mountain man ed 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Sep/10 Lead rpt
samrad 01/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with david (bro)
Karlos 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Ben
Nodmister 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Karl
oooeese 15/Aug/10 Lead dog

fell at the crux - hard for 5+ i thought. 6a maybe? but i'm not tall.

with stvey
mattish2000 24/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Nick
petellis 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Sloth, Dorris
Woodiee 30/Jun/10 Lead O/S
UnkArl 21/Jun/10 Lead O/S
chipdidychip 17/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with dan miller
Trobbo 16/Jun/10 Lead
with tony hulme
Conan 15/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Chris Michalak
Hidden 05/Jun/10 Lead O/S
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 dog
with Stewart D
riven 24/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/May/10 Lead O/S
rockrat 13/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Jemma Race
Lumbering Oaf 10/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 21/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Mar/10 Lead rpt
Bob ??/2010 -
ieverett ?/Sep/09 Lead
with Linda Horner
Hidden 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/09 Lead O/S
KeithW 29/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Kev Bowser
Rachel Somerville 16/Jun/09 Lead rpt
climbingpixie 12/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Andy Hobson
Hidden 12/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Skinny Kin 03/Jun/09 Lead O/S

There seem to be 2 lines of bolts of the same route! Do they have loads of money spare or something?

with Cliff Robson
Hidden 31/May/09 Lead O/S
AshWall 29/May/09 Lead O/S


with Andrew
Sue Underwood 26/May/09 TR dnf
Justin Tracey 03/May/09 Lead O/S
with Matt Debenham
Rachel Somerville 02/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/09 Lead
joeflan ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Karlos 06/Mar/09 Lead O/S

Interesting section at mid height

with Ben
Hidden ?/Mar/09 Lead
Adamec Jan ??/2009 Lead
with Hanka
Teamwench ??/2009 TR

Didn't enjoy this climb at all - even on a top rope!

with Simon Rackley
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Lead
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Lead
Hidden 21/Sep/08 Lead O/S
robert10507 30/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Abi Chard 24/Jul/08 Lead rpt
with Carol P
dazbarker 23/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Howie
maria85 04/Jun/08 Lead O/S

If only the bolt was a little lower......

with Stef, Andy
RedFox 04/Jun/08 Lead β
with Maria
feeder_12 11/May/08 Lead dog
with Adie
belly 11/May/08 TR dnf
with Chris
belly 11/May/08 TR dnf
with Chris
Hidden 21/Apr/08 Lead O/S
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 -
Hidden 29/Dec/07 2nd
Lumbering Oaf 15/Nov/07 2nd
Hidden 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Sep/07 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Aug/07 Lead
Hidden 08/Jul/07 Lead
Dave Westby 21/Jun/07 Lead
with Tony Hulme
Hidden 21/May/07 Lead O/S
furry 08/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Alex Young
alexyoung 08/Apr/07 Lead RP
with Steve
ThePimpOfCrimp 31/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Naomi Atkin
Hidden 24/Mar/07 Lead O/S
simoncov 03/Feb/07 Lead dog
with Steve
Graham Iles 24/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Andy Hudson 09/Sep/06 Lead
with Alan
Tom Phillips 06/Aug/06 Lead rpt
with John
Richard Bradley 06/Aug/06 Lead β
with les
debbien1 29/Jul/06 Lead β
with Robin
Andy Chubb 29/Jul/06 Lead
with Bill Wheeler
lithos 08/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with julie
sdht 02/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Sam Stell
AlanDavis ?/Jul/06 2nd
with Paul H
Rawstron1 ?/Jul/06 TR
with Tim
Hidden 28/May/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/06 2nd
Hidden 29/Apr/06 Lead O/S
karabiner 18/Feb/06 Lead O/S
with Chris, Dan
Hidden 18/Feb/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Feb/06 Lead O/S
Brown 05/Feb/06 Lead O/S
with Henry
khawk ?/Feb/06 Lead
with WH
Hidden 06/Aug/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Jun/05 Lead
Trobbo 07/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with darren hartley
Hidden 01/May/05 Lead O/S
Abi Chard ?/Mar/05 Lead O/S
with Ian
chicken88 ??/2005 Lead O/S
Hammy 28/Aug/04 2nd
with Joe Gittens
Hidden 28/Aug/04 Lead
Hidden ?/Aug/04 Lead O/S
Mark A Humphries 29/Jun/04 Lead O/S
with gary wood
Hidden ??/2004 Lead
Dave Musgrove ?/Oct/03 Lead
Trobbo 09/May/03 Lead O/S
with martin bennett
OriginalGeckoboy ??/2002 -
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