Eight Gauge HVS 5a

Rockfax Description
Start on the right-hand side of the through cave. Climb the pillar on the front edge then step right onto a ramp. Pull onto the wall above and climb to the top right corner of the through cave. Finish up the wide crack which is a bit vegetated. © ROCKFAX

FA. C.Mortlock 20.3.69 20/Mar/1969
Submit a new photo of this climb.

This climb is in 24 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/15

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/15

duncandarnell - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/14 with jord smith

Curly Rich - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/14 with gmc

AlexD - 2nd - 27/Jun/13 with Alasdair

Felt exposed at the bottom but not too hard. Jugs all the way up. Well worht at lease one star
Stuart Johnston - 2nd O/S - 19/May/13 with Sadie Renwick

Wimped out of Tempest
pembrokeshirecaver - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/12 with Edmund Morris

Mike Hood - 2nd - 22/May/12

Oliver Sherman - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/11 with Emma Alsford

fun start then jugs to the top.
TM_Horton - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/11 with alun richardson

Backed off
Jams Crwca - Lead dnf - 08/May/11 with themadbrown

Have to start on Tempest
Jessie Rushbrooke - 2nd - 02/Oct/10 with Emma A

matt.woodfield - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/10

Greg Pittam - 2nd O/S - 31/May/10 with Sam Howel

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/May/10

backed off Tempest onto this
Stone Muppet - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/09 with mu

good bottom half, top broken and vegetated.
BenJacobs - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/08 with Nick

chris wyatt - 2007

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/06

Boxy - Lead O/S - 2005 with Aus

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Apr/99

Nigel Bond - Lead - 26/Aug/84 with Ben Foord

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Aug/76

Total votes cast 11
hard E10 of 4
E10 of 4
easy E10 of 4
hard HVS0 of 4
HVS0 of 4
easy HVS2 of 4
hard VS2 of 4
VS0 of 4
easy VS0 of 4
hard 5b0 of 4
5b0 of 4
easy 5b0 of 4
hard 5a0 of 4
5a0 of 4
easy 5a3 of 4
hard 4c1 of 4
4c0 of 4
easy 4c0 of 4
3 Stars0 of 3
2 Stars0 of 3
1 Star3 of 3
0 Stars0 of 3
Bag of .....0 of 3
Please Login as Existing User to rate this climb.
Style of ascent
Clean O/S