12m.

Rockfax Description
Technically interesting but never desperate. Climb direct to the third bolt then move right to finish. © Rockfax

FA. Doug Kerr, D.Reynolds 16.3.86 16/Mar/1986

Ticklists: Clwyd Limestone Top 50 List, The best 50 UK "Orange Spot" Sports Routes?.


ClimberDateStyle
Ian Bell 24/Jul Lead O/S

Excellent

Hidden 17/Jul Lead dog
Enrico Wegner 17/Jul 2nd O/S
Allan Watson 17/Jul Lead
pdamann 06/Jul Lead O/S

Wasn't expecting the hard bit at the top, but a very enjoyable route.

with Ed Russell
Drue 03/Jul Lead O/S
deejmonkey 23/Jun Lead
with len
Joedt 30/May Lead O/S
JonathanJones 30/May 2nd O/S
with JoeT, Al Breen
Shone 26/May Lead
with Ian Butterworth
Little Amy 15/May Lead dog
with Paul
Ben0591 14/May Lead
with Lexi Owen
Hidden 08/May Lead O/S
whereismymind321 08/May -
with Sam
Kaisl 23/Apr Lead O/S
with Grusha
Els.ives 23/Apr Lead dog
Hidden 23/Apr Lead O/S
darrenpp 22/Apr Lead
with Naomi
adamre12 19/Apr Lead O/S
Tom Gale 17/Apr Lead rpt
with Becca, Pierre, Ken, Nico, Dan
gazj1986 13/Apr TR dog
spalice 08/Apr Lead O/S
with Sion
Shoes 08/Apr 2nd dog
with Alice
Robmwatt ?/Apr Lead
Wayne S 25/Mar -
with Dale
D Berry 25/Mar TR RP
with Wayne S
Delyth 19/Mar Lead

Very hard and polished 6+

with craig
Craigyboy13 19/Mar Lead
with del
Glyn Davidson 13/Mar Lead dog

Route reading error low down and my foot slipped off, should've lowered off and started again.

with Dan
cem 13/Mar Lead β

Seemed hard for 6a+ to me.

georgenvk 13/Mar Lead O/S
with cem
Hidden 13/Mar Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jan Lead dog
Owen Diba 23/Jan Lead O/S
PiersAllen 23/Jan TR O/S
Stanners 06/Dec/15 Lead O/S

a brilliant little tester - techincal

with Giles
Tom Gale 10/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Dan, Ken
jezb1 26/Sep/15 Lead
shazza65 11/Aug/15 Lead dog

Some foot holds polished. Hard mid section

with annie rowley
virgil 10/Aug/15 Lead O/S

fabulous.

with west
laurence_falconer ?/Aug/15 -
Parker550 29/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Al Stewart, jim hewson
Reyno87 23/Jul/15 Lead
Hidden 05/Jul/15 Lead O/S
jas128 05/Jul/15 Lead RP
NickHarms 05/Jul/15 -
Hidden 04/Jul/15 Lead O/S
doman11hate 04/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Mark
Kap 07/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Sean
SeanSmith 07/Jun/15 2nd
with Perry
Valentino 28/May/15 Lead O/S
Peakphil 21/May/15 Lead O/S
thefuturesmiles 21/May/15 Lead
Hidden 13/May/15 Lead rpt
eduardo 26/Apr/15 Lead rpt
with Mark H
tom_lewis89 09/Apr/15 Lead β
with Matthew Lyen
mattfarr 04/Apr/15 Lead rpt
with Dave C
thefuturesmiles ?/Apr/15 Lead
FreddieSmith ?/Mar/15 Lead RP
Pete Sanger 15/Feb/15 Lead O/S
g1m147 15/Feb/15 Lead O/S
GouldHarry ??/2015 -
Hidden 06/Dec/14 Lead O/S
spragglerocks 18/Oct/14 2nd O/S
with Matt
najki_2000 24/Aug/14 Lead

Still as good as I remember

Hidden 06/Aug/14 Lead
jjsk8a 03/Aug/14 Lead rpt

Went clip to clip to get the draws in and chalked a few holds (fingery gaston on crux was key) then dibs flashed and i followed up clean, nice route with some good rest positions

with david wear
IanD353 27/Jul/14 Lead rpt
with Ailsa
Tricklebank 17/Jul/14 Lead RP
Hidden 15/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Jul/14 AltLd β
Hidden 29/Jun/14 TR dog
rosiehawker 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Metz 26/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Will Murphy 26/Jun/14 Lead O/S
tash 15/Jun/14 2nd
with Milney
DWebs 14/Jun/14 2nd dog
Hidden 01/Jun/14 2nd
lost.arrow 27/May/14 Lead
Chubbard 26/May/14 Lead rpt
with C Godfrey
Hidden 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
andybirtwistle 18/Apr/14 Lead

6a+ my arse! 6b in anyones book and getting polished to boot!

with Keith Lonsdale
keith Lonsdale 18/Apr/14 2nd
Tom Clough 17/Apr/14 Lead RP
with Matt Clough
Hidden 13/Apr/14 Lead dog
petellis 22/Feb/14 Lead O/S
with The short fuse
hollysingleton ??/2014 TR β
CharlWelch ??/2014 Lead

2nd lead ever... Nice climb!

Pinky 26/Sep/13 TR RP
with alec thomas
Tom Clough 10/Sep/13 Lead β
Hidden 24/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Andy Myers 02/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Tomt1er 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
simo 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
greenclimb 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Sarah
mbxcs1 30/Jun/13 Lead β
Hidden 20/Jun/13 Lead β
Hidden 20/Jun/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 30/May/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 30/May/13 TR O/S
goodboy 26/May/13 2nd β
TraverseKing 25/May/13 Lead
permanenttrauma 22/May/13 Lead dog
mattfarr 22/May/13 Lead RP
Hidden 19/May/13 Lead β
lost.arrow 21/Apr/13 Lead
with David Bowler, Stu Sherwood
Hidden 02/Mar/13 Lead
Hidden ??/2013 -
saffy ??/2013 Lead
ravedave1806 29/Nov/12 Lead
Hidden 06/Oct/12 Lead
Hidden 06/Oct/12 Lead
Maxim2023 ?/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Kate Tarrant
kate tarrant ?/Oct/12 TR β
Paul Hy 08/Sep/12 TR O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/12 Lead dog
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead
Nick Sherring 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Excellent climb with a little traverse, just enough to keep you going

simeclimb68 24/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with John Chiverton
KiaranR 24/Jul/12 TR O/S
with Simon P
Ben0591 11/Jul/12 Lead
deejmonkey 05/Jul/12 Lead
with Tom
tomparrott 05/Jul/12 2nd
with DJ
JaseSSDD 17/Jun/12 2nd
with Ian Barker
MD 10/Jun/12 Lead dog

Miss read the route and went the wrong way, easy when had the right sequence.

with Mark H
Luke Owens 28/May/12 Lead rpt
with Charles
Jay C 26/May/12 Lead O/S
esp821 25/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/May/12 Lead rpt
Rich Kay 05/May/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 05/May/12 TR
btc 05/May/12 Lead O/S
with Marina
Lenny 03/May/12 Lead rpt
with Adam
Rob Davies ?/May/12 Lead

Now polished and less pleasant

with Angus McLean
Rich Kay 30/Apr/12 Lead dog
The Ivanator 08/Apr/12 Lead

Sustained, a couple of vital holds near the top were in a minging wet streak ...interesting.

with Rich
Hidden 08/Apr/12 2nd
Richard Wilson 23/Mar/12 TR
Luke Owens 10/Dec/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
asmith37 06/Nov/11 TR RP
Samuel Wainwright 21/Oct/11 Lead
Rocklaws 16/Oct/11 Lead O/S

Plenty of small ledges to rest - super moves

Hidden 11/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Luke Owens 17/Sep/11 Lead rpt
jon_gill1 10/Sep/11 Lead rpt
Luke Owens 09/Sep/11 Lead rpt
wazzalad20 11/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Clean onsight sweet;-) classic climb for the grade with enjoyable moves.

Calder 06/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Warm up - Pretty chuffed with this.

with Ste
stemill 06/Aug/11 Lead dog
with Graham
Gabe Oliver 03/Aug/11 Lead β
elliptic 31/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Lisa
Luke Owens 30/Jul/11 Lead RP

First 6a+ Redpoint

Hayles 10/Jul/11 2nd dnf
with Annie Rose Byass Clark
luke384 01/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Mattlamb90 01/Jul/11 Lead β
with Luke
Darron 26/Jun/11 -
Tomprusk 05/Jun/11 Lead β

vaguely remember top roping this a few years ago, nice moves.

with Dad
Hidden 01/Jun/11 Lead RP
najki_2000 29/May/11 Lead β

lovely climb, a few tricky moves to the jugs at the top

with Chris Rose
Luke Owens 28/May/11 Lead dog
Hidden 25/May/11 Lead O/S
lost.arrow 25/May/11 -
Chriswallis2 02/May/11 Lead O/S
with JK
jkarran 02/May/11 Lead
with Curly
danJBA 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Tom Greenwood 22/Apr/11 Lead rpt
with Chris Shannon
Diggler 16/Apr/11 Lead rpt
with Johnny
Hidden ?/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Giles1 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S
lrandall 13/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Afther thrashing myself on Traction Control this felt quite tricky/insecure with one hard blind move and the finishing moves on rounded holds. Nice climbing tho.

Chubbard 23/Feb/11 Lead rpt
with C Godfrey
Dan Geh 30/Jan/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jan/11 Lead dog
Stepanek 30/Jan/11 Lead dog
Ger H 29/Jan/11 TR dog

Difficult crux at the top. Climbed with Dave Wxm.

with DaveNW
ben360 ??/2011 Lead
PAJames ??/2011 -
djromberg ??/2011 -
ChrisBigwood 06/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with Mark Rowe
Hidden 30/Oct/10 Lead rpt
Matt Smith 30/Oct/10 TR RP
mrstarwarsman 30/Oct/10 2nd
thrutch 22/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Sven
Hidden 10/Oct/10 2nd dog
Hidden ?/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/10 Lead O/S
migs493 26/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with RS
Lenny 25/Sep/10 TR
with Ian W.
climbing_wiggy 25/Sep/10 TR dog

hard for the grade

with Ian, Leon
Hidden 12/Sep/10 2nd O/S
AB744 02/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden 16/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Emma-Louise Anderson 16/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Wez Inskip
JWB 09/May/10 Lead O/S

Fantastic climb. All the moves and holds are there, it is never desperate!

jon_gill1 09/May/10 Lead O/S
DannyK 03/May/10 Lead O/S
with pep, Katie
danimal03 27/Apr/10 Lead β
with scylla750
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead dog
Hidden 10/Apr/10 Lead dog
donkster 10/Apr/10 2nd rpt
with DaveNW
Spillers 11/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Jake
Hidden 07/Mar/10 Lead dog
Chubbard 19/Feb/10 Lead dog

frozen warmup in gathering gloom

with C Godfrey
Harry Thorpe 13/Feb/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2010 -
bullybones ??/2010 Lead O/S
with Linda F
funsized 31/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Really good route. Very 'Thinky' towards the top.

Hidden 31/Oct/09 2nd
Hidden 31/Oct/09 Lead dog
Graham Iles 25/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Jenny Tweedy
tmawer 28/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with chris king
ChesterChris 21/Sep/09 Lead O/S

Very hard going on this one. Just try to beef your way up.

Ben Harper 19/Sep/09 Lead O/S
ritchierich 05/Sep/09 Lead dnf
with Alan Evans
Hidden 31/Aug/09 Lead β
Laurence Everitt 31/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Tommy B
Hidden 29/Aug/09 2nd
Kingsjester 08/Aug/09 Lead

Awkward start and a difficult move nearer top.

Hidden 07/Aug/09 2nd dog
donkster 07/Aug/09 Lead rpt
with DaveNW
Hidden 05/Aug/09 Lead O/S
steven 25/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Brian Hull
Dave Rumney 15/Jul/09 Lead
with Tanya Milner
richardr 14/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jul/09 TR O/S
Jo wood 28/Jun/09 -
with Chris Burlton, Jo Hepburn,Dylan Burgess
alek 21/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Martin Lane
Katie Marshall 21/Jun/09 Lead
with Sophie Heavey
rob1 20/Jun/09 Lead
Andy Clarke 20/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Rob
Sam1991 14/Jun/09 Lead dog

Fell of 3 times on the easy(er) section, then did the crux clean, odd game climbing is, isnt it?

with Dan
dts 14/Jun/09 Lead β
Hidden 25/May/09 Lead
CharlotteJelleyman 24/May/09 Lead
with Steve Franklin
Karlos 04/May/09 TR O/S
stevemcg 02/May/09 Lead
with Judy
Hidden 01/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Apr/09 TR
skittles 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S
leopet 21/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Chris
tedj234 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with David Liu
Milne 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S

top moves felt nails at 6a+, great moves all the way.

with Dave
Whealiebob 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Stee & Terry
embob 05/Apr/09 Lead

First 6a+ lead (clips pre-placed by Alex). Nice route with a good little crux at the top.

with Alex
jonny_098 05/Apr/09 Lead dog

Hard work on small features. Pushing my limits.

with Matt Bazire
Hidden 05/Apr/09 Lead
AndyM-LVB 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
odox 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Sam Webb
nic42 21/Feb/09 Lead O/S
mikeyg 24/Jan/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jan/09 2nd
Sam Simpson ??/2009 Lead RP
tunaficiency ??/2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Dec/08 Lead O/S
richardhopton 07/Dec/08 Lead O/S
Diggler 01/Nov/08 TR
with @ndy
RCrockford 01/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Andy G
scylla750 12/Oct/08 Lead
with dante 03 & em
danimal03 12/Oct/08 Lead
with scylla750
Tomprusk 03/Oct/08 TR
with Dad
Noodles30 ?/Sep/08 Lead
spqr 15/Aug/08 Lead dog
with Misha
smudge 12/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Rob
Lear ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Tom Roberts
Hidden ?/Aug/08 2nd
Hidden 30/Jul/08 2nd rpt
Hidden 30/Jul/08 TR O/S
lost.arrow 30/Jul/08 Lead
with ashy69
Dan 85 26/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Lee
SamStokes 25/Jul/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Jul/08 TR dog
metal arms 01/Jul/08 Lead O/S
Rampikino 25/Jun/08 Lead
with MMC Various
The Bad Cough 24/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Lee Bonner
Hidden 12/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Brian Rodgers 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Lucy H
Hidden 24/May/08 2nd dog
donkster 24/May/08 Lead O/S
with DaveNW
MattOwen 18/May/08 Lead dog
with Simon Thorn
Ian Broome 03/May/08 Lead O/S
Katya 17/Feb/08 2nd dog
Hidden 09/Feb/08 Lead
dts 09/Feb/08 Lead O/S
phil stubbs ?/Feb/08 Lead
Jakey4060 ?/Feb/08 Lead β
willson ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 -
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
lee richards ??/2008 Lead

fantastic climbing on good clean rock well worth the grade.

with robbo84
SMc ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Anne
SMc ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Anne
Hidden ??/2008 -
matt30987 ??/2008 Lead RP
with Dad
Ed Booth ??/2008 Lead
dicky79 30/Dec/07 Lead rpt
with Pete
cia05js 04/Nov/07 -
gareth scott borthwick 31/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Marti999 05/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Guy Buckingham
anguskille 30/Sep/07 Lead O/S

ok, my first sport actually, gets tough near the top, i didnt know where to go at all

fennerz 30/Sep/07 Lead O/S

1st sport climb

with Angus Kille
davespider 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Rob Lewis
Chris the Tall 07/Sep/07 Lead β
Hidden 06/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/07 Lead
Carl Smethurst 26/Aug/07 Lead β
with Ian Pickles, Dave Pemberton
Hidden 17/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Aug/07 Lead O/S
lost.arrow 09/Aug/07 -
Hidden 08/Aug/07 TR dog
Hidden 08/Aug/07 TR rpt
Owen W-G 02/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Simon Denison
peter myers ?/Aug/07 Lead
lost.arrow 30/Jul/07 -
with Ian Ashworth
Hidden 29/Jul/07 TR dog
btc 29/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Susannah Ellis
Rampikino 21/Jun/07 Lead
with Cat
KitCat 21/Jun/07 2nd
with Mat
matt0759 24/May/07 Lead
smallerrich 23/May/07 Lead O/S

Very interesting route, hard at the top on last moves

A Crook 22/May/07 Lead O/S
Ben1983 20/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/May/07 Lead rpt
warringtonade ?/May/07 TR
with Joss
Hidden 20/Apr/07 Lead dog
rawk 07/Apr/07 Lead

another one I can't remember the details to. Need to take notes. duh! maybe I lead it?

with Max
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead β
tobydunford 01/Apr/07 Lead dog
Jon_Warner 04/Feb/07 Lead O/S

best sub 6b route in the area, sustained and solid.

with Jonny
Hidden 03/Feb/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Feb/07 Lead RP
Hidden 02/Feb/07 Lead O/S
kingholmesy ??/2007 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2007 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Dec/06 TR
IanD353 ?/Oct/06 Lead O/S
with Ailsa
a_d_tru 27/Jul/06 2nd
with Julie
Hidden 27/Jul/06 2nd dnf
John Marsland 22/Jul/06 2nd
with Darrell Small
RETICENTFISH 04/Jul/06 TR
nige 26/Jun/06 Lead
with jenny hunt
John Marsland 03/Jun/06 Lead
with Goi
BruceW 03/Jun/06 Lead O/S

V. good route

with Al D.
goi.ashmore 03/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with John Marsland
Hidden ?/Jun/06 Lead dnf
dicky79 30/May/06 Lead rpt
with Pete
dicky79 09/May/06 Lead O/S
with Pete
Hidden 28/Apr/06 Lead O/S
lost.arrow 19/Feb/06 Lead
Lee Proctor 04/Feb/06 Lead rpt
with Paul Bolger
Mark Riley 14/Jan/06 Lead rpt
Hidden ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 2nd
ASchwirtz 29/Oct/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Oct/05 Lead O/S
Rob Davies 25/Sep/05 Lead
with Andy Gee, Phil Ashton
Hidden 18/Sep/05 Lead O/S
Clucky 05/Sep/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/05 2nd
daveayton ??/2005 Lead O/S
with C Harney
Hidden ??/2005 Lead
Hidden ??/2005 Lead
Hidden 02/May/04 2nd
Rob Davies 07/Mar/03 TR

Pre bolts was given E2 5c, but would have been not very well protected

with Les Goram
Mark Riley ??/2003 Lead O/S
lost.arrow 02/Jul/98 -

E2 5c *(**) before the bolts.

with Tim Malone
NeilGriffiths 19/Jul/97 -
with paula
Roget 09/Apr/95 Lead O/S
with jon
Stoney Boy 11/Jun/94 Lead O/S
with Bob Marks
Strong Steve 24/Apr/94 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1987 Lead
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Voting
High 6b
Mid 6b
Low 6b
High 6a+
Mid 6a+
Low 6a+
High 6a
Mid 6a
Low 6a
Votes cast 75
Votes cast 64
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Alt Leads
Not Set
Onsighted
Dogged
Repeated
Flashed (β)
Redpoint
DNF
Not Set