Rockfax Description
The line is up the left-hand groove of the big open corner above the ramp. Gain the groove from below and follow it to the roof. Pull steeply around this and finish more easily above. © Rockfax

FA. J.Lamb 1.1.77 01/Jan/1977

gurumed 25/Sep 2nd O/S
with gjd
gjd 25/Sep Lead O/S
with Gurumed
burto 22/Sep Lead O/S
with bruce
bullwinkle 04/Aug 2nd O/S
with Jon
JamesWilliams 11/Jul 2nd O/S
with bren
mynyddresident 14/Jun Lead O/S
with KP
FlavioL1989 25/May Lead O/S
dan gibson 24/May 2nd rpt
with Eszter
robgixer 24/May Lead O/S
LJKing 19/Apr Lead O/S

A good honest thrutch! Steep climbing with good gear.

with Paul Clarkson
mike lawrence? 16/Apr Lead
with FatRob
chris687 11/Apr Lead O/S


with Myles
Hidden 06/Apr Lead O/S
ollie_e 05/Apr 2nd β

Chris' second E1 lead.

chrisscutt 05/Apr Lead O/S
with oly
Nathan Chrismas 04/Apr 2nd dog

Got very pumped on this...

with Lucas
James Oswald 03/Apr 2nd O/S
with Nick Duboust
Nick1812P 03/Apr Lead O/S
with Tom A
Teappleby 03/Apr 2nd
misterb ?/Apr Lead O/S

really quite tiring

with justin
Justin T ?/Apr 2nd
with Nick B
NuclearNev ??/2015 -
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing ??/2015 -
Hidden 18/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/14 2nd rpt
Lessworkmoreclimbing 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S

Crux at top, steep pull but felt easy after seconding Space Cadet!

with Kev
Adam Booth 25/Jul/14 2nd rpt
with Olga Murden, Mike Grant
guy757 13/Jul/14 -
mountain_jay 03/May/14 Lead O/S
Pippa 03/May/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Kevster 20/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Sustained but straight forwards

shed_hed 20/Apr/14 2nd O/S

To escape the rain. Engaging climbing and stayed suprisingly dry until the very top.

dswansonlow 20/Apr/14 Lead O/S

In the rain to escape, but it was mostly sheltered. Fantastic route!

simon kimber 20/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Rich Howell
Misha 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
tim newton 19/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Mike Tutt 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Jim Slater 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/14 2nd dog
Bry 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Adam Lincoln 17/Apr/14 2nd β
with Rick Kirby
Hidden ?/Apr/14 -
Tim W 15/Mar/14 Lead O/S
tonevert ??/2014 2nd
with Kevin Faux
Hidden 31/Aug/13 Lead
steve.warrington 31/Aug/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Aug/13 2nd O/S
Ed morris 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Beefy but straightforward

with Dan
daniel.smith 09/Aug/13 2nd dog
DanielGyi 06/May/13 2nd dog

Got pumped out removing Will's gear below the roof move. Decent climbing though.

Stuart Johnston 04/May/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/May/13 Lead O/S
adam 24 ?/Apr/13 Lead O/S
jcw ??/2013 -
VPJB ??/2013 -
Mowglee 30/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Ali
redjerry 25/Aug/12 TR O/S
Hidden 01/Jun/12 2nd
Dibdawg 01/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Will Twiggers
alasdair19 ?/Jun/12 -
pembrokeshirecaver 26/May/12 Lead O/S

Nice sustained climbing with only one proper rest

with Adam
Billg 19/May/12 2nd
with Ollie
Ollie B 19/May/12 Lead O/S

Stiff for E1. A fighty route

with B.Gregory
lukehodson 12/May/12 Lead O/S
al99 12/May/12 2nd O/S
with Luke Hodson
Luke Brooks 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Glyn Hudson
Glyn 15/Apr/12 2nd
with Luke
mountain.martin 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Great climb, steep, juggy & well protected (large nuts and hex's). Three Stars from me.

monsteratt 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Bit of a struggle, but managed to keep it together. Nothing technically too difficult, but steep. Enjoyed the fight.

with Richard, Matt Barnett
Hidden 08/Apr/12 2nd dog
Mattb1421 08/Apr/12 TR dog
haydng 06/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with Dave
Richard James Edmunds ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
JRae 10/Mar/12 TR

Nipped in for a quick one with 30 mins light left and rising tides. Crack was soaked, it went dark, whoops, got dropped a rope 5m from top. Good route though, fun times.

with Paul M
pmurdy 10/Mar/12 2nd
with Jonny Reay
Dave Rumney 02/Oct/11 Lead
with Tanya Milner
annetweddell 01/Oct/11 Lead
with Jeff
Hidden 28/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Ian Jones 20/Aug/11 Lead O/S

NOT the same grade as Rock Idol!!

with Robert Durran (aka 'Big Bob')
Hidden 20/Aug/11 Lead O/S
tatz45 ?/Aug/11 Lead O/S
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 25/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Harry Massey
haydng 23/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Dave
Hidden 19/Jun/11 Lead β
A Crook 29/May/11 2nd O/S

greasy day. All but the bucket edge holds felt useless. nice commiting move near the overhang brilliant

mux 29/May/11 2nd

greasy as sin so felt tough for the grade.

with Adam, Dave Almond
Chi Cheng 01/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/11 Lead O/S
Rachel Slater 30/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Olli-C 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Very scary gear fell out when pulling over the over lap :(

Pete Graham 24/Apr/11 2nd
Sgt. Vest 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S
david morse 03/Apr/11 Lead rpt
with siobhan
Hidden 03/Apr/11 2nd
PAJames ??/2011 -
nickcanute ??/2011 Lead O/S
Ed Babs 25/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Jess
Hidden 25/Sep/10 2nd
metal arms 31/Aug/10 Lead O/S
ksjs 31/Aug/10 Lead O/S

struggled with this: no trad since early july, my first (sport) routes in just over 3 weeks 2 days prior to this showed noticeable loss of stamina despite recent work on longer boulder problems, sea got to me and a general lack of confidence. anyway, top quality Pembroke action which builds to a nice finish in a great position - enjoy!

with phil
Hidden 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/10 2nd O/S
Fran S8 28/Aug/10 Lead
haydng 24/Aug/10 Lead
with RachelG, Dave
RMG 24/Aug/10 2nd
with haydng
irish paul 01/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Sarah Joyce
simonp ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Garan Comley
Mark Warnett ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S

pumpy up to the break then a good rest, fiddly gear hard move then pumpy again. not the most fun ive had on E1!

Laurence Everitt 14/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Cocky
AJM 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Some of John's gear was in-situ from his attempt. Steep jugginess, great fun.

DanH9883 02/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Lee
Richard Horn 17/Oct/09 2nd O/S
Paul Bowen 27/Sep/09 2nd
Hidden 27/Sep/09 Lead β
spacey 05/Sep/09 Lead O/S

Great stuff, the bulging bicep symbol in the Rockfax has never been more apt.

Hidden 29/Aug/09 2nd rpt
Hidden 29/Aug/09 Lead O/S
lukea 30/May/09 Lead O/S
with dan
joehanks61 02/May/09 -
with Guy Reid
ASchwirtz 02/May/09 Lead O/S
with Mat tDrain
Hidden 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/09 2nd
Hidden 10/Apr/09 Lead O/S
RobRock84 21/Feb/09 2nd
with Robin neath
Hidden 15/Feb/09 Lead O/S
RobRock84 06/Dec/08 2nd
with Steve Quinton
Hidden 22/Sep/08 Lead
Hidden 21/Sep/08 Lead
david morse 20/Aug/08 TR

Roped in the lashing rain. weather forecast was wrong. wanted to do something. summers been a total washout

with General
gforce 08/Aug/08 2nd
with Jason
morganator 11/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Rich Cross
Ramon Marin 25/May/08 2nd O/S
with Gerry Sheehy
Hidden 25/May/08 Lead O/S
RocknRoll 24/May/08 Lead O/S

Did this after pumping myself silly seconding 'The Butcher'. Very thuggy compared to The Arrow. I used up half my chalk constantly rechalking my hands as I procrastinated on the move up to the roof, and getting up to and through the roof took a lot of time and every last ounce of strength I had.

with Ramon Marin Martinez
Bern 05/May/08 Lead O/S
with Andy Mos
Chad123 03/May/08 AltLd O/S

Quite a pumpy warm up route for a first at Pembroke this year! Good though..

with Sam
haydng 20/Apr/08 Lead rpt
with Rachel
bfreeman 09/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Jon Freeman
jfreeman 09/Feb/08 2nd
with Ben Freeman
Owen W-G 15/Sep/07 Lead O/S

Altogether v burly and sweaty. Best done in January I reckon.

with Simon Denison
Hidden 06/Sep/07 2nd
Hidden 25/Aug/07 2nd
Dan_Carroll 28/May/07 Lead O/S
with Rebecca Holland
Beck Holland 28/May/07 2nd O/S
RichS-Bristol ??/2007 -
willjones ??/2007 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2007 2nd
janegallwey ??/2007 Lead
WB 26/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Guy
Hidden ?/Jul/06 -
Paz 09/Jun/06 2nd rpt
with AR
Ben1983 ?/May/06 Lead dog
eddy-on-the-rocks ??/2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Kev Little ??/2006 Lead O/S
Bux ?/Sep/05 Lead O/S

Hard through the roof, but a great climb

with Dave Reaney
LC ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe ??/2005 -
GuyM ??/2005 -

lead a couple of times, also with Neil

with jim
climbergg ??/2005 2nd
ASchwirtz 30/Aug/04 Lead dnf

Last move round bulge - WEEEEEEAK

with Roni Beer
sadams 13/Apr/04 Lead
with Eric Hildrew
Steve Crowe 13/Apr/04 2nd O/S

Climbed to escape the rain.

with KM
chris wyatt 03/Sep/03 Lead O/S
with charles mason
Hidden 13/Feb/03 Lead RP
cem 05/May/02 Lead O/S
with Steve Masters
NeilGriffiths 25/Aug/01 -
with Adrian Pedley, Paul Tucker
Rock Fairy ?/Aug/01 2nd
with david
Hidden 04/Jun/01 Lead O/S
Tim M ??/2000 Lead O/S

Great climb!

with Emma
climbergg ??/2000 2nd
Hidden ??/1999 -
Hidden 15/Aug/98 2nd
Hidden 27/Apr/96 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1993 -
michael burrows 14/Apr/90 2nd
with steve williams
Pedro50 01/Jan/87 2nd O/S
with Howard Lancashire
andy gittins ??/1987 -
Mark Kemball 22/Aug/85 Lead
with Dave McCann
Hidden 10/Aug/85 AltLd
shark 18/Sep/84 Lead O/S
Dave Musgrove 24/Apr/84 Lead
with Kenny Winkworth
Mark Kemball 09/Apr/82 2nd
Hidden ??/1982 2nd
Hidden 01/Jan/77 2nd
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