Rockfax Description
A good route following a line of flakes and cracks. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Initially known as "Windy" in the old guide book.

FA. R Newcombe, G Ashton 30.8.64 30/Aug/1964

Ticklists: Clwyd Limestone Top 50 List, Ultimate HVS ticklist.

Tala M 15/May Lead O/S
with Stu Bradbury
Hidden 25/Mar Lead O/S
Luke Brooks 25/Mar 2nd
with Kate
Od 25/Mar 2nd O/S
with Pete Hooker
spalice 23/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Luke Foster
deejmonkey 01/Aug/15 Lead
with len
TomGB 19/Jul/15 Lead O/S

first HVS, big holds, pumpy but bomber gear.

with Stewart Moody
lost.arrow 01/Jul/15 Lead

Lovely route.

with Ian Ashworth
Hidden 01/Jul/15 2nd rpt
AngelaC 20/Jun/15 2nd
adamre12 11/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Not bad! Hard work for HVS.

with Natalia Wasielka
fuzzysheep01 16/May/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/May/15 Lead O/S
gazj1986 06/Mar/15 2nd
FreddieSmith 26/Jan/15 Lead O/S
with Luke Foster
Roget 31/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with jim
SAF 03/Aug/14 2nd
with Phil
Hidden 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Nick Russell 03/May/14 Lead O/S

Good route, though I tried my best to fumble the gear, drop nuts, climb like a punter, etc.

with Emily
Hidden 06/Oct/13 2nd O/S
Mattlamb90 10/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Ryan, Luke
Hidden 06/Jul/13 2nd rpt
Allan Watson 06/Jul/13 Lead
with Paul Greenhow
Hidden 05/Jul/13 Lead O/S
lost.arrow 19/Jun/13 Lead
lost.arrow 19/Jun/13 Lead
lost.arrow 05/Jun/13 Lead
lost.arrow 05/Jun/13 Lead
sgl0jd 31/May/13 Lead
Takacs 31/May/13 2nd O/S
with James Dexter
cas54321 26/May/13 2nd
with Chris
joedoherty 11/May/13 Lead O/S
with Jon Wilson
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
lost.arrow 23/Jun/12 -
with Stu Sherwood
helenstuart 27/May/12 Lead β
with Mike
climbinmunkey 27/May/12 2nd rpt

Second again!

with Helen
Hidden 26/May/12 Lead
Rich Kay 10/Mar/12 Lead
with Admiral Steel, Darren H
Hidden 10/Mar/12 2nd
Hidden 10/Mar/12 Lead
Luke Owens 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S

Quality route. First HVS, Good gear!

Lenny 21/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with Paul
climbing_wiggy 21/Jan/12 2nd O/S
with Leon
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
dmannion ??/2012 Lead β
Hidden 19/Nov/11 TR O/S
cameron_hall 19/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Jess Campbell
Neil D 19/Nov/11 2nd rpt
with Will (OUMC), Beth Hodgett
tcn_2002 19/Nov/11 Lead
seb m-c 30/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Martin Callaghan
martin c 23/Oct/11 Lead O/S

With Seb

Hidden 13/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Jack_Lewin 14/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with lewk_c
lewk_c 14/Jul/11 Lead O/S
SGD 19/Jun/11 Lead O/S

polished in places but still good. steep but on big holds for the most part

Rampikino 19/Jun/11 Lead
with Cat
deklan 24/May/11 Lead
with chris
trants1 24/May/11 2nd
with deklan
climbinmunkey 02/May/11 2nd O/S

Ken Lead. Superb line.

with Ken, Helen
Ben1983 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
paul79 24/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Frank Blakeley 18/Apr/11 Lead
with Lauren
groovy_nut 18/Apr/11 2nd
with Frank
Lenny 09/Apr/11 2nd rpt
with Andy
Hidden 07/Apr/11 TR rpt
lost.arrow 07/Apr/11 Lead
with Ian Ashworth
Hidden ?/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Anthony Dixon 20/Mar/11 Lead
Lenny 18/Sep/10 2nd O/S
with Ian W.
bendy wendy ?/Aug/10 TR
Hidden 18/Jul/10 -
jparry75 05/Jul/10 2nd

great route,nice protection.

with emlyn
Hidden 05/Jun/10 2nd rpt
lost.arrow 05/Jun/10 Lead
with Ian Ashworth
mikeyg 20/May/10 Lead O/S
jon_gill1 09/May/10 2nd O/S
with big Si, john beardmore
ripper 09/May/10 Lead

really nice route, my first on this crag

with Chris Warby
JWB 09/May/10 Lead
Hidden 18/Apr/10 2nd
barni 05/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Paul James, Liam fleming
Laurence Everitt 13/Feb/10 2nd O/S
Harry Thorpe 13/Feb/10 Lead O/S

Really good route

Hidden 25/Oct/09 2nd rpt
adam06 16/Oct/09 2nd
with dan sturman
Neil D 05/Sep/09 2nd O/S
BorisVBlade 05/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hardcore Pat 09/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Chris Vanderz
Hidden 09/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Trobbo 18/Jul/09 2nd
with martin dale
Hidden 24/May/09 Lead O/S
CharlotteJelleyman 23/May/09 Lead O/S

Woo first HVS lead :)

with Pete Hooker
willson 23/Apr/09 Lead

Nice route, nice moves

with ben
AndyM-LVB 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Nice route. Sustained but not desperate, with plenty of good gear and some nice moves.

Hidden 12/Apr/09 2nd rpt
Milne 12/Apr/09 Lead O/S

great route, best protected hvs i have climbed to date. good holds all the way on steep rock.

with Dave
ColinD 12/Apr/09 Lead
Whealiebob 12/Apr/09 2nd O/S
with Terry
richardhopton 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Bob 01/Mar/09 Lead O/S

Good climbing with good gear, easy to middle of the grade.

with M. Bullough & S. Brock
samwisethebrave2 11/Jan/09 Lead O/S
with Jasper, Robbie
cem 27/Sep/08 2nd rpt
Hidden 19/Aug/08 Lead O/S
SaraKaikk 19/Aug/08 2nd
dicky79 06/May/08 2nd rpt
with Nicola
Hidden ?/May/08 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/Apr/08 TR rpt
lost.arrow 26/Apr/08 -
porridgefan 14/Mar/08 Lead O/S

Last climb of the day; big step ups, perfect jugs and perfect gear...

with Gareth Borthwick
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
lee richards ??/2008 Lead O/S
with robbo84
willson ??/2008 2nd
Hidden 04/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Sep/07 Lead
Chris the Tall 08/Sep/07 2nd
Hidden 01/Sep/07 Lead O/S
btc 28/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Susannah Ellis
TobyA 11/Jul/07 2nd O/S

Very nice, steep but on good holds.

Hidden 12/May/07 2nd O/S
Matty 12/May/07 Lead O/S

First HVS. Really enjoyed this climb, all the moves flowed nicely. Never too desperate and always well protected.

Hidden 21/Apr/07 2nd O/S
lost.arrow 21/Apr/07 -
jepotherepo 16/Apr/07 -
with gary thomas
tobydunford 31/Mar/07 Lead O/S
LiLaMont 31/Mar/07 2nd β
cem 31/Mar/07 2nd
with Brad Jackson
PenJD 05/Nov/06 Lead
with Ketch
D Berry 29/Jul/06 Lead RP

Previously took a large ground fall off this in 2001. Had a look again in 2003, but backed off early. Third time lucky!

with Claire Berry
max_chan 15/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Simon
Sime64 15/Jul/06 2nd
with Matt
dicky79 06/May/06 Lead O/S
with Pete
Hidden 29/Apr/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/05 2nd
Mark Riley ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
BlueJohn ?/Mar/05 Lead
with Claire Owen
Marti999 ?/Oct/04 Lead O/S
with Mick Cooke
Hidden 03/Jul/04 Lead
Rob Davies 26/Jun/04 Lead
with Les Goram
Hidden 23/May/04 2nd
lost.arrow 06/Oct/03 -
lost.arrow 22/Jun/01 2nd
with Perry Yapp
Hidden 01/Aug/00 2nd dog
John Marsland 22/May/99 Lead
with Ant Williams
NeilGriffiths 15/May/99 -
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 04/Jul/97 Lead
with Richard Bower
Martin Brierley ??/1996 Lead O/S
Roget 04/Nov/95 2nd O/S
with jon
Budge ?/Oct/95 2nd O/S
with Richard Teed
ColinD ??/1995 Lead
smudge 10/Jul/94 Lead rpt
timjones 03/Jul/94 Lead O/S
whispering nic ?/Jul/94 -
with lionel
Hidden 26/Jun/94 2nd
D Tempest 04/Jun/94 Lead
with Rick
Hidden 02/Mar/94 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1994 2nd O/S
michael burrows 30/Aug/87 Lead O/S
with ian nettleton
Hidden ??/1986 2nd
Nigel Bond 03/Aug/85 Lead
with Martin Cash
neilh 23/Jun/85 Lead O/S
with dave croker
kjacks ??/1984 TR
Hidden ??/1980 Lead
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