Rockfax Description
Nice climbing up the thin calcite wall past a rock scar. © Rockfax

FA. Gary Gibson 9.7.05 09/Jul/2005

Vezza 27/Sep Lead
Bodiggo 13/Sep Lead O/S
jezb1 26/Aug Lead
Hidden 22/Aug Lead O/S
Lukefro 16/Aug TR O/S
Hidden 08/Aug Lead dog
Oliver.Pickup 02/Aug 2nd O/S
with David Greenald
Reyno87 23/Jul Lead
petern 18/Jul 2nd dog
Hidden 09/Jul Lead
jas128 09/Jul Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jul Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun Lead rpt
Pete_Frost 16/Jun Lead β
with Chris Tym
Ben T@ylor 11/Jun Lead O/S
laura.caley 06/Jun TR O/S
Nomes 13/May Lead
with Darren
Roger Cruse 12/May TR rpt
with Kris & Duncan Ross
laura.caley 18/Apr TR
with Scott
Hidden 18/Apr TR dog
scottaraya 18/Apr TR O/S

hard start

g1m147 15/Feb Lead O/S
duncan ross ??/2015 -

Managed to lead this one after 2 top rope attempts. Though not sure if I did it right (I skirted round to the right side a little)

with Morgan Ross
Hidden 06/Dec/14 Lead O/S
Pete Sanger 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Senna 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
P Rogers 21/Jul/14 Lead O/S
JonDEvans 21/Jul/14 Lead O/S
JP78 29/Jun/14 Lead
TedT 21/Jun/14 Lead RP

Foot slip before the first clip prevented the O/S

Hidden 01/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 21/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/May/14 Lead O/S
bullybones 04/May/14 Lead
andy_d 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Apr/14 Lead rpt
SAF 24/Apr/14 2nd
with Phil
Hidden 13/Apr/14 Lead O/S
IanD353 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Ailsa
raymondlinklater 25/Jan/14 Lead RP

decked just before the first bolt then sent it! polished

Hidden 25/Jan/14 Lead O/S
HazelMacLean 25/Jan/14 Lead O/S

Climbed with Owen.

Sam Hunt 25/Jan/14 Lead O/S
dmannion ?/Jan/14 Lead O/S
Bill Lawrence 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with andy lawrence
Robin Nichols 29/Sep/13 2nd O/S
Roget 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with robin
Tony Kartawick 22/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Jan Kartawick
littleluke 15/Jul/13 Lead O/S
KidParkinson 11/Jul/13 -
Hidden 09/Jul/13 Lead O/S
mattfarr 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Good route even with polish.

with Katy
Chris Redding 24/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Jack93 24/Jun/13 Lead O/S
spidermonkey09 24/Jun/13 Lead O/S
ndraper1 10/Jun/13 Lead O/S
UnkArl 06/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Debbie
Debs 06/Jun/13 2nd
with Karl
scott quinn 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Tom.Priestley 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
goodboy 26/May/13 2nd β
Hidden 25/May/13 Lead O/S
TraverseKing 25/May/13 Lead
eduardo 19/May/13 Lead O/S
with Ken Tranter, Roger F
Hidden 19/May/13 Lead β
spalice 02/May/13 2nd β
with Nick
Steve Perry 27/Apr/13 Lead
with Gethin, Katie Long
jshields 21/Apr/13 Lead
Hidden 07/Apr/13 TR
Hidden 07/Apr/13 TR
ianstevens 02/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Rob Davies 22/Feb/13 Lead
with Neil Hyde, Phil Ashton
dmannion ?/Jan/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Nov/12 Lead
K Wall 15/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Barnsley Robert
Panick 06/Sep/12 Lead O/S

very polished, stepped right at half height as couldn't see my feet sticking to anything on a direct line?

robandian ?/Aug/12 Lead O/S
DaveJ 11 24/Jul/12 TR O/S
Hidden 17/Jul/12 Lead rpt
deejmonkey 28/Jun/12 Lead
with Tom
tomparrott 28/Jun/12 2nd
with DJ
jandyd05 17/May/12 Lead dog

The traditional start is hugely polished; I ended up coming in from well right just to get on to it. Fine form then on.

Hidden 24/Apr/12 Lead dog
Hidden 24/Apr/12 Lead
Hidden 15/Apr/12 Lead β
Darcy Turner ?/Apr/12 Lead
simeclimb68 28/Mar/12 Lead rpt
edmitchell 18/Mar/12 Lead O/S
emmarowe 18/Mar/12 2nd
Owain Llewelyn 16/Mar/12 Lead
with Dad
Hidden 16/Mar/12 TR dog
Calder 10/Mar/12 Lead RP

Slipped near the start on my first go.

with Andy OB
Mattlamb90 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Feb/12 Lead dog
Sam Husband 04/Feb/12 2nd dog

It was -8...

with Woger
Louise Hall 22/Jan/12 TR
with Saadat
Hidden ?/Jan/12 Lead
Hidden 28/Dec/11 Lead
Hidden 20/Nov/11 Lead O/S
tcn_2002 20/Nov/11 TR
williap 19/Nov/11 Lead
Roger Cruse 23/Oct/11 TR O/S
leglesslizard 16/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Gazleah 16/Oct/11 Lead β
with joey gilham
Hidden 09/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Lead
Luke Owens 17/Sep/11 Lead rpt
munch88 17/Sep/11 2nd β
JWB 10/Sep/11 Lead O/S


with Mike Allen
Hidden 04/Sep/11 Lead dog
Luke Owens 30/Aug/11 Lead rpt
Luke Owens 15/Aug/11 Lead RP
with Alex Holt
johnself1603 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
wazzalad20 11/Aug/11 Lead rpt

very fingery sequence at start but easier above. Good climb though.

elliptic 31/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Lisa
tommy 31/Jul/11 TR
boardbagged 29/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Andy Owen
Rosyk 03/Jul/11 TR O/S
Jay-Ast 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Rosyk
tompilgrem 02/Jul/11 TR O/S
donkster 25/Jun/11 Lead rpt
with crooko, DaveNW
wazzalad20 25/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jun/11 Lead RP
Luke Owens 22/Jun/11 Lead dog

Short rest on second bolt

Dan Geh 08/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with josh smith, Adam Jordan
AMJ098 08/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Dan Geh
Hidden 05/Jun/11 TR O/S
mheyes101 05/Jun/11 TR
SarahElizabethMoran ?/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden 29/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/May/11 Lead rpt
Gerallt Owain 16/May/11 Lead O/S
stevechaps1 16/May/11 2nd
Tesni 01/May/11 2nd O/S
Jack Delaney ?/May/11 Lead RP
with Vikki Morton
Hidden 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Bex_M 16/Apr/11 2nd
with Duncan Dunbar
crazy pierre 12/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Apr/11 Lead O/S
afrosam 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Matt Smith 02/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Jack Fellows, Andy Schlereth
Giles1 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Sam Simpson 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
edisdead 19/Mar/11 2nd O/S
with sam simpson
lrandall 13/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Technical and slightly insecure climbing past the first three bolts and then much easier above. Very pleasent.

Hidden 29/Jan/11 TR
djromberg ??/2011 -
Hidden 22/Oct/10 Lead
Hidden 20/Sep/10 TR
Hidden 20/Sep/10 TR
matty123 31/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Rachael Breakell
Hidden 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/10 Lead
Tink5987` 13/Aug/10 -
Hidden 13/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/10 TR
groovy_nut 26/Jul/10 Lead rpt
with Dave W
najki_2000 25/Jul/10 2nd O/S

quite a hard start if you follow the bolts, very easy after third bolt

with Chris Rose
Hidden 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
williamsf1 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with em coates
Rock_It 08/Jul/10 TR
with Tom L, Marcus
simeclimb68 01/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/10 Lead O/S
spacey 22/Jun/10 Lead O/S
ChrisBigwood 19/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Mark Rowe
a13x 10/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Daniel Liu Yin
Hidden 05/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/10 -
duddjaco 25/May/10 Lead
hellboundblr 17/May/10 Lead
with Danny Smudge
Hidden 17/May/10 Lead O/S
deklan 03/May/10 Lead
with dad
bullybones 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Mar/10 Lead rpt
thetradlad 13/Feb/10 Lead O/S
Taum ??/2010 Lead
luda0801 ??/2010 -
adam06 13/Dec/09 Lead


with dan sturman
funsized 31/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Really fun start, tho polished for the feet.

nickevens 31/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with stuart grieves
Graham Iles 25/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Jenny Tweedy
Mark_RMC 11/Oct/09 2nd

A hard start - on small, polished holds. Then it eases significantly after clip 3. Too ung-over to lead it.

with Davin
staceyjg 09/Oct/09 2nd O/S
tmawer 28/Sep/09 Lead β
with chris king
Hidden 08/Sep/09 TR O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/09 TR O/S
groovy_nut 05/Sep/09 Lead rpt
with Patrick
Emma-Louise Anderson 29/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Sarajayne4 16/Aug/09 TR O/S
ginger_bobs 16/Aug/09 2nd
with sara
Hidden 27/Jul/09 Lead rpt
Kingsjester 11/Jul/09 TR O/S

Start a bit tricky but fairly easy finish.

james.vandewaal 02/Jul/09 -
HeatherF 24/Jun/09 Lead O/S
rob1 20/Jun/09 Lead
Hidden 14/Jun/09 TR O/S
Hidden 11/Jun/09 TR O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/09 Lead O/S
matthomas79 29/May/09 TR

A great climb, touch start over smooth rock leads to an easier finish.

Chris Craggs 28/May/09 Lead RP
with Sherri Davy
Hidden 12/May/09 2nd dog
stevemcg 12/May/09 Lead
with Frank
Hidden 03/May/09 TR rpt
Hidden 03/May/09 Lead O/S
SteWatkins ?/May/09 -
rockjedi ?/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/09 Lead
Andy Clarke 20/Apr/09 Lead dog

First attempt at 6a+ but held draw at 2nd bolt while clipping.

with Johnny
JDSwain 19/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Rich Cannel
pieweb 12/Apr/09 TR O/S

Fun but very tricky first half.

with Buffy
Hidden 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Apr/09 Lead rpt
AndyM-LVB 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Ed Westwood 21/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Gideon Mordecai
TiffTiff 21/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Steve M
Hidden 26/Jan/09 Lead rpt
gnc760 24/Jan/09 Lead RP
with Lee
keith leonard ??/2009 -
eastley ??/2009 Lead
tunaficiency ??/2009 Lead O/S
northerngreg 26/Dec/08 Lead O/S

Seemed hard for the grade? I think a large chunk of rock has recently come off.

with Jo Lee
Hidden 22/Dec/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Dec/08 Lead O/S
richardhopton 07/Dec/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Oct/08 Lead O/S
jelaby 19/Oct/08 Lead O/S

Nice, crimpy, polished, technical start, but too easy from about half-way up.

coffeepot 19/Oct/08 2nd
with jelaby
cem 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
groovy_nut 27/Sep/08 Lead RP

Second go.

with Dave
HeatherF 21/Sep/08 Lead

Sooo polished at the bottom!

with Matt and Mike
willson 18/Sep/08 Lead
Hidden ?/Sep/08 Lead
metal arms 28/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/08 2nd rpt
Hidden ?/Aug/08 2nd
Hidden 20/Jul/08 Lead RP
jandyd05 26/Jun/08 Lead dnf

Nailed the bottom after Ian failed then managed to fall on the crux and dislocate my shoulder :-(

with Ian Warren
Karlos 25/Jun/08 Lead rpt

Tough lower section.

with Ben
The Bad Cough 24/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Lee Bonner
Hidden 13/Jun/08 2nd RP
donkster 13/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with DaveNW
Hidden 11/May/08 Lead
gareth scott borthwick 05/May/08 Lead O/S
with phil
Hidden 12/Apr/08 Lead
tomB 10/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Tim Griffin
samwisethebrave2 10/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Tom Roberts and Lear Robertson
Noodles30 ?/Apr/08 TR
ArnaudG 02/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with John M
John Marsland 02/Mar/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 23/Feb/08 Lead dog
nmwr 23/Feb/08 Lead β
sce8 23/Feb/08 Lead dog
with Tom Bullock
Hidden 23/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Feb/08 Lead
dts 09/Feb/08 Lead O/S
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
lee richards ??/2008 Lead
with robbo84
Hidden ??/2008 Lead O/S
leaf1741 ??/2008 -
leaf1741 ??/2008 Lead O/S
SMc ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Anne
dicky79 30/Dec/07 Lead rpt
with Pete
Ben Harper 02/Nov/07 Lead O/S


Hidden 28/Oct/07 Lead
Hidden 21/Oct/07 Lead rpt
Hidden 14/Oct/07 Lead β
lost.arrow 14/Oct/07 -
climbingpixie 06/Oct/07 Lead O/S

Nice technical climbing on pretty thin holds.

with James/Dan
Hidden 06/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/07 Lead O/S
matt0759 25/Aug/07 Lead
with Colin Matthias
SamStokes 29/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Clarky10 29/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Rob Davies ?/Jul/07 Lead
smallerrich 17/Jun/07 Lead O/S

A good start with a small crystal type hold about 7" up

Carl Smethurst 12/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Alwyn Williams
kevin k 06/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with dan
katie75 ?/Jun/07 Lead
with dan
lindsam 24/May/07 Lead
Mike Gee 24/May/07 Lead RP

Just wish I hadn't fallen on first attempt, nailed it on second though!

with Lindsam
A Crook 24/May/07 Lead O/S
Richard Hession 22/May/07 Lead O/S
with Stu
mike241181 22/Apr/07 Lead
with Pete
Hidden 13/Apr/07 Lead O/S
TGreen 12/Apr/07 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Knoxy 04/Apr/07 TR rpt
with David Clough
tobydunford 01/Apr/07 Lead O/S
LiLaMont 01/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Knoxy 11/Mar/07 TR O/S
Rob Davies ?/Mar/07 Lead
with Neil Hyde, Phil Ashton
Dan 85 07/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Rob
TGreen 21/Jan/07 Lead O/S
Laurence Everitt 21/Jan/07 Lead

went slightly off route...

danny 7a+ ??/2007 Lead
with kev
HeatherF 19/Nov/06 Lead dog
with My mum
dmoir 05/Nov/06 Lead O/S
with Dan Eastley
Somerset swede basher 28/Oct/06 Lead O/S
K Wall 09/Sep/06 Lead
with Richard, Martin
Tom M Williams 30/Aug/06 Lead
with Mick
John Marsland 22/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Darrell Small
Hidden 16/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/06 Lead O/S
BruceW 03/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Al D.
Haglington ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
dicky79 30/May/06 Lead O/S
with Pete
Rampikino 27/May/06 Lead
with MMC Various
Dale ?/May/06 Lead O/S
with johny
Darrell Read 14/Apr/06 Lead
ASchwirtz 04/Feb/06 Lead O/S
with Hanna Wride
Rob Davies 20/Nov/05 Lead
with Phil Ashton
Rob Davies 17/Sep/05 Lead

Balancy, but nice rough rock

Hidden ??/2005 Lead
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