Rockfax Description
8m. The 'paw prints' are gained from the right by crossing the bulge with difficulty. Continue more easily. One of Yorkshire's shorter three star routes, but it is well worth them. © Rockfax

Ticklists: The Complete Dolphin Collection, ARD Yorkshire Grit, Caley bouldering hero, The 3 star way to yorkshire gritstone's heaven.

K Farrell 12/May Solo O/S
with Ben Finley, Dave Warburton
Rob Kelly 30/Apr Sent O/S


with Ollie Glover
mfisher 25/Apr Solo β

Down climbed from halfway a few years ago

Tom.Priestley 25/Apr Solo O/S
with mfisher
Joshcastril 23/Apr Solo O/S
Joshcastril 23/Apr Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Apr Solo O/S
KieranFallows 22/Apr Solo O/S

Nice climb

Betajunkie 09/Apr -
scottcoates 18/Mar Solo
nathanlee 28/Feb Solo rpt
with Crew
chancer 28/Feb Sent O/S
with Sophie Gibbens, Marc Duhig, Bob Stones
MichaelGallimore 11/Oct/15 Sent O/S
Mattlamb90 11/Jul/15 Solo O/S
with Luke
Hidden 11/Jul/15 Solo O/S
gmatthew 05/Jul/15 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/15 Solo
DPaul 11/Jun/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 24/May/15 Solo O/S
Jmpollard 21/May/15 Solo
Hidden 24/Apr/15 Sent rpt
jammy4536 09/Apr/15 Sent rpt
with Hugo Aiken
Hidden 08/Apr/15 TR O/S
scottcoates ?/Apr/15 Solo
with Will
Calum Wadsworth 27/Mar/15 Solo O/S
with Max M, Tom A
Callum_Johnson 22/Mar/15 Solo O/S
with Dayni_
Tom173 22/Feb/15 Solo β
with Chris Baker
cjbaker 22/Feb/15 Solo O/S
Bloke on a Rope 06/Dec/14 Solo O/S

Lovely jubilee!

with Matt
Hidden 03/Oct/14 Solo
Sam Marks 03/Oct/14 Solo O/S
with Sam Williams, George Newham, Jacob Cook
samwillo 03/Oct/14 Solo
with LUUMC
Robin Nichols 31/Aug/14 Solo O/S
with Jemma
thomaspomfrett 27/Jul/14 Sent x

Second go, bottled the move left first time

jasonliamking 26/Jul/14 Solo β
Hidden 18/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Teappleby 18/Jul/14 Solo
with dad
cookacat 10/Jul/14 Solo

minor epic, psyched myself out on the move leftwards and somehow downclimbed before regrouping and doing it

jackappleby 09/Jul/14 Solo O/S
with Rowan
robman 08/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/14 Solo
oread 14/May/14 Solo O/S
Somerset swede basher 05/May/14 Solo O/S
with Katharine
Hidden ?/May/14 Solo
richardw87 29/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Tom Peeper 29/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Wizzy 18/Apr/14 Solo
Freshprintce 15/Apr/14 Solo O/S
David Stevens 13/Apr/14 Sent
Hidden 15/Mar/14 Solo rpt
samt 14/Mar/14 -
Hidden 10/Mar/14 Sent
Nez ??/2014 -
Joedt ??/2014 Sent O/S
Lloyders ??/2014 Solo O/S
dprctr 02/Dec/13 Solo
catblack 30/Nov/13 Sent O/S
with chris taylor, Andy Barker
Andrew Barker 30/Nov/13 Sent rpt
with Cat Black, Chris Taylor
Hidden 25/Nov/13 Solo O/S
Olli-C 21/Sep/13 Solo β

Had 2 pads. Had watched Rachel do it a couple of years ago.

Olli-C 21/Sep/13 Solo β

Had 2 pads. Had watched Rachel do it a couple of years ago.

munch88 05/Sep/13 Solo O/S

Lovely climbing awesome

alias dave 28/Aug/13 Solo O/S
with ed
Hidden 19/Aug/13 Solo
Timothy Graham Peck 29/Jul/13 Sent O/S

just really fun climbing.

theomoore 17/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Climbster 13/Jul/13 Solo rpt
with Ian
Si dH 13/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Jono_LS16 04/Jul/13 Solo O/S
mattnuttall 01/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Climbster 29/Jun/13 Solo O/S

In approach shoes on the way back to the car.

with Ian
Harry Holmes 25/Jun/13 Solo O/S
Harry Holmes 25/Jun/13 Sent O/S
Jay.Carr 17/Jun/13 Solo
with Stefan Gatti
JamesTurnbull97 11/Jun/13 Solo O/S
Morgan P 11/Jun/13 Sent O/S


iwishiwerearobot 09/Jun/13 Sent dnf

couldn't get on it to start it!

andy jennings 27/May/13 Sent rpt
bwestwood 26/May/13 Solo
Dan Geh 23/May/13 Solo O/S
Andrew Wilson 16/May/13 Solo
Andrew Wilson 12/May/13 Solo rpt
Andrew Wilson 05/May/13 Solo rpt
Bertbee 04/May/13 Sent rpt
with Leon SH, Sam
Laurence Everitt 04/May/13 Sent O/S
timmsy 03/May/13 TR
MeMeMe 26/Apr/13 Solo
Andrew Wilson 23/Apr/13 Solo O/S

3 laps

Chris Reid 20/Apr/13 Sent
Tophe 20/Apr/13 Sent O/S
Tophe 20/Apr/13 Solo O/S
AlistairB 20/Apr/13 Solo O/S

So good

with Lisa
LisaA 20/Apr/13 Solo O/S
SteveM 17/Apr/13 Solo
with LMC
henry peter jenkins 10/Apr/13 Sent O/S
with robbie jenkins
james.f.williamson 06/Apr/13 Sent
with Alex Thompson, Vicky Jennings, Tes Matthews, Ben Powrie, grubes
grubes 06/Apr/13 Sent β
with James
Matt Harle 10/Mar/13 Solo
Andy Mus 05/Mar/13 Sent x
Dom Cordner 02/Mar/13 Solo O/S
with Matt Harle, Sam Wimpenny
Hidden 23/Feb/13 Solo O/S
Jack00 18/Feb/13 Solo rpt
with Fran & Sam
jammy4536 ?/Feb/13 Sent x
SamWimpenny ??/2013 Solo
Seymore Butt ??/2013 -
Sam Simpson 02/Dec/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Oct/12 Sent rpt
Andrew Jennings 14/Oct/12 Solo
with Megan Freeth, Rob Lonsdale, Lee Cooper, Tim Heaton
David_Gledson 29/Sep/12 Solo O/S
Matt Cooke 05/Sep/12 Solo O/S
Didymus 23/Aug/12 Solo O/S
TRFrost 14/Jul/12 Solo O/S
BeckyPayne 19/Jun/12 TR RP
with Ed Poulter, David D'Arcy
Bertbee 12/Jun/12 Sent O/S
SPD224 04/Jun/12 TR
with Jim Hardwick
ebf 30/May/12 TR O/S
Dafydd Llywelyn 23/May/12 Solo O/S
with Sean Jacobs, Ben Finley
CallumC 13/May/12 Sent O/S
nathanlee 12/May/12 Sent O/S

gorgeous rock

with Dom Lee
Keith Swainson 06/May/12 -
Oddjob 06/May/12 Sent O/S
dominic lee 05/May/12 Solo O/S
with molly, nathan lee
andy jennings 05/May/12 Solo O/S
sadams 04/May/12 Sent
Neil R 05/Apr/12 Sent
with Matty
loonyclimber 15/Mar/12 Solo β

I've been putting this off for years. Great climb

with Andy Jennings
Hidden 08/Feb/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 28/Jan/12 Sent O/S
robertmctague ??/2012 Solo
ERH ??/2012 -
Bill Lawrence 16/Oct/11 Solo rpt
rice boy 01/Oct/11 Solo

Finally. All on that mid-height move.

with Ben Jones
PeteH 24/Sep/11 Solo O/S
with James Parkinson, Kev Avery, Naomi Hart
andy mcc 22/Sep/11 Solo β
Mike_Hayes 21/Sep/11 Sent
Rachel Slater 02/Sep/11 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 22/Aug/11 Sent O/S
dannyboy83 22/Aug/11 Sent O/S
PaulHermes 13/Jul/11 2nd
with Stewart VCCC
ebf 13/Jul/11 TR O/S

Well, there's not much too it after the hard start, but it does feel highball. :)

with Chris Voisey, Paul Hermes
chris.mcmorris 05/Jul/11 TR
payeo20 14/Jun/11 Sent O/S

Easy with nice big holds. Really pleasant, highly recommended

petellis 11/Jun/11 Solo rpt
with an agitated grouse
Hidden 31/May/11 Solo O/S
CragDog 24/May/11 Solo
JamieSparkes 19/May/11 Solo O/S
with Hugh
SteveM 10/May/11 Solo
with Rachael
ollyroberts 28/Apr/11 Solo O/S
with Matty
adamwesthead 25/Apr/11 Solo O/S

trashed myself a bit on this one, very nice

James Oakes 18/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Bill Lawrence 18/Apr/11 Solo rpt
with oaksi2
Neil R 06/Apr/11 Solo
Tom_Jermy 23/Mar/11 Solo O/S

Bit of a knee wobbler at the top!

Hidden 29/Jan/11 Solo β
cdawg ??/2011 -
Ben C ??/2011 -
thebigfriendlymoose ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
markalmack ??/2011 Sent O/S
with gareth, chris todd
Mike_Hayes 17/Oct/10 Sent
with Sarah Marks
Peter Holder 12/Oct/10 Solo
adi bryant ?/Oct/10 Solo
Rowansb 17/Sep/10 Sent O/S
with Bojan, Ewan
Graeme Hammond 21/Aug/10 Solo O/S

no mat

Tom Bristow 03/Aug/10 Sent O/S

Soloed this

highrepute 01/Aug/10 Sent
ianjfsutcliffe 25/Jun/10 Solo O/S

High ball after 3 months without grit.

with Clare
Bill Lawrence 15/Jun/10 Solo O/S
with Bradley Cowley, Guy VG
braders94 15/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Wood for Trees 15/Jun/10 Solo rpt

crossover move makes me smile everytime

UrbanSteve 12/Jun/10 Sent O/S
robin_hackney 04/Jun/10 Solo
Kirsty McGhie-Fraser 04/Jun/10 TR
Niels 04/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Matt_L_Robinson 28/May/10 Solo O/S

great climbing once you've pulled yourself over the bulge at the start!

jkarran 24/May/10 Sent
with Grant, Pete
Boj S 21/May/10 Solo
Dave Foster 18/May/10 Solo
with Dave
Hidden 17/May/10 Solo O/S
Greg Boswell 17/May/10 Solo O/S
Greg Boswell 17/May/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/May/10 Solo
akhughes 11/May/10 Sent O/S
akhughes 11/May/10 Solo O/S
tommytwotone 09/May/10 Sent
cobweb 08/May/10 Solo β


Hidden 07/May/10 Lead O/S
nick ferro 07/May/10 -
Mowglee 23/Apr/10 Solo O/S
with Ali
leepip 18/Apr/10 Sent O/S

awesome tough start if your a short arse then jugs to the top

with ben, justine
Hidden 15/Apr/10 Solo
MeMeMe 13/Apr/10 Sent
Peter Holder 11/Apr/10 Solo
Hidden 08/Apr/10 Solo rpt
Hidden ?/Apr/10 Solo β
Lucaj ?/Apr/10 Sent O/S
Mattyk 27/Mar/10 Sent rpt
TomHaigh 27/Mar/10 Sent O/S
with Tom Greenall
Peter Holder 17/Mar/10 Solo
Hidden 10/Mar/10 Solo rpt
roberto18 09/Mar/10 Solo
Hidden 05/Mar/10 Solo β
CBA ?/Mar/10 -
burto 28/Feb/10 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Feb/10 Solo β
kieranlivett ??/2010 Solo rpt
RossG ??/2010 -
RossG ??/2010 -
Hidden 30/Oct/09 Solo O/S
Peter Holder 12/Oct/09 Solo O/S
Dave Warburton 26/Sep/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Sep/09 Sent
petegunn 20/Sep/09 Sent
with Davina & Steve
Hidden 20/Sep/09 Sent
petegunn 20/Sep/09 Solo
with Davina & Steve
Richard Hession 05/Sep/09 Sent O/S

scary but cool

Richard Hession 05/Sep/09 Sent O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/09 Sent
Dave Foster 31/Jul/09 Solo

Worrying move across at half height into jugcity.

Ewan Russell 08/Jun/09 Solo rpt
coombsy 31/May/09 Solo rpt

Really nice. Slightly harder than I remembered after reaching the higher jugs. Still one move which required some thought.

Peter Smith 31/May/09 Solo O/S
with mark davis, Mick Leather
shouter 23/May/09 TR
jkarran 07/May/09 Solo

Much more secure than I remembered

with Pete
Hidden 25/Apr/09 Solo O/S
Qisheng Xie 20/Apr/09 Sent O/S
Jack00 18/Apr/09 Solo O/S
with Jan
Hidden 17/Apr/09 Sent O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/09 Solo
Wood for Trees 16/Apr/09 Solo O/S

The start was very difficult for me (5'7)brilliant sequence up top that just flows naturally.

with Tom and Mikey
JLS 12/Apr/09 Sent O/S
with Pete R. & Mike B.
DavidR 01/Apr/09 Sent O/S
with LMC
Hidden 31/Mar/09 Solo rpt
Mattyk 16/Mar/09 Solo rpt

1st after work of the spring.

Hidden 15/Mar/09 Solo
Hidden ?/Feb/09 Solo
kingholmesy ??/2009 Solo O/S
shouter ?/Oct/08 Solo
Ewan Russell 24/Sep/08 Sent O/S
with ari
SteveM 24/Sep/08 Solo rpt
with LMC
petellis 23/Sep/08 Sent
GrantB 23/Sep/08 Solo
dread-i 18/Sep/08 Sent x
Hidden 25/May/08 Solo rpt
Hidden 07/May/08 Solo O/S
joe larner 03/May/08 Lead O/S

Lovely route, only 5a probably. Nice sling runner near the top.

design crisis 04/Apr/08 Solo
dread-i 06/Mar/08 Sent dnf
Hidden 29/Jan/08 TR β
JSA ??/2008 -
JSA ??/2008 -
JSA ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 -
Jon Rabey ??/2008 Sent
feilx 17/Nov/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 17/Nov/07 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Nov/07 Solo
Will Hunt 31/Oct/07 Solo RP

Headtorch ascent. Missed the first move on the first attempt.

Hidden 07/Oct/07 Solo
Ben1983 07/Oct/07 Solo O/S
nathanmanc 07/Oct/07 Solo O/S
Chad123 14/Sep/07 Sent O/S
with Emily
jak.kelly 05/Sep/07 Solo rpt
Hidden 09/Aug/07 -
MeMeMe 28/Jul/07 -
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 Sent O/S
Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
bigphil 05/Nov/06 Solo RP
with Toby & Calum
Alex Mason 26/Aug/06 Solo O/S

finally got off the deck, quality solo.

MeMeMe 17/Jun/06 Solo rpt
chicken88 05/Jun/06 Solo O/S
with Alex Kirkpatrick
Hidden 08/May/06 Solo rpt
reg_measures ?/Apr/06 Solo rpt
Boy ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 -
@ndyM@rsh@ll ??/2006 Solo O/S
Nick Taylor ??/2006 Solo
andysroom ??/2006 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Sent
reg_measures ?/Oct/05 Solo O/S
stevo smith 20/May/05 Solo O/S
stevo smith 20/May/05 Solo O/S
Sean_J ?/Mar/05 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Feb/05 Solo O/S
jonnyboy ??/2005 Solo O/S
with Ian Tilney
Hidden ?/Sep/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 29/May/04 Solo
Brown 20/Apr/04 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2004 -
Hidden ??/2004 Solo O/S
nakedave ??/2004 Solo O/S

peer pressure from random bloke! no pads or soloed before or climbed HVS probably.

nige 05/Oct/03 Solo
antroy 01/Jul/03 Lead
antroy 01/Jul/03 Lead
Stone Muppet ??/2003 -
Dave Douglas ??/2003 Sent
Mattyk 12/Jun/02 Solo O/S
ClimberJimmyB ??/2002 Solo O/S
chrishedgehog 18/Jun/01 Solo
with Dan Bailey
Paul Figg 10/Jun/01 Solo
Just Another Dave ?/Jun/01 Solo O/S
davetigger 05/Mar/01 Solo O/S
WB ??/2001 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2001 Solo
Laramadness 05/Aug/00 Solo
Marti999 ??/2000 Solo
Marti999 ??/2000 Solo
Hidden ??/2000 -
Hidden ??/2000 -
Hidden ??/2000 Solo
gypsy3006 ??/2000 Solo
Hidden ??/2000 Solo
Andy Say 29/Aug/99 Solo
nickdonohue 20/Apr/98 Solo
jfmchivall ??/1998 -
jfmchivall ??/1998 -
nai ??/1998 Solo
OriginalGeckoboy ??/1998 -
leathers 12/Aug/97 Solo O/S
Chris Reid 02/Jul/95 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/May/94 -
innes 29/Nov/93 Solo
Hidden ?/Sep/92 Solo O/S
Mick King ??/1992 Solo
Hidden ?/Aug/91 Solo O/S
Dave Musgrove 22/May/91 Solo
with Robin Barley, Tony Barley
rob.grafton 14/May/91 Solo
with Bruce
whispering nic 05/May/91 Solo
with noj
Hidden ??/1991 Solo
John Southworth ??/1991 Solo O/S
mik1miller ??/1991 Solo
Roget 27/Jun/90 Solo O/S
with jim
Hidden 01/Apr/90 Lead O/S
craig h ??/1990 -
PaulHermes ??/1990 -
whispering nic ??/1990 Sent O/S
Pete Pozman 05/Sep/89 Solo β
Hidden 16/Jul/89 Solo O/S
Dave Musgrove Jnr 12/May/89 Solo

cycled out after school

goi.ashmore 24/Mar/89 Solo O/S
Rich Kirby ??/1989 Solo
JSA ??/1988 Lead
JSA ??/1988 Lead
Hidden ??/1988 Solo O/S
craig h 04/Nov/87 Solo O/S
Pete Pozman 04/Jun/86 TR O/S
with John Byrne
Hidden ??/1985 Solo
bullybones ??/1985 Lead
Hidden 17/May/79 Lead
Nic Robinson 12/Jun/77 Solo O/S
Howard Dixon ??/1976 Solo
Dave Musgrove 06/May/75 Solo
mikej 03/Aug/73 Solo dnf

Retreated from above the crux

with E
Hidden ??/1970 Solo
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