A shallow depression leading up the centre of an easy angled slab, on the side of the pinnacle facing into the Geo.

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fuzzysheep01 30/Oct Solo O/S


with Noemie Ajenjo
Hidden 28/Oct Lead
euan_callus 21/Sep Solo O/S
graham.more 21/Sep Solo O/S
mhamiltonj 19/Sep Solo O/S
with Magz, Ash
holly138 17/Sep Solo rpt
with Jen
Hidden 17/Sep Solo
Hidden 19/Aug 2nd
Simon2005 11/Aug Lead O/S

The downclimb is the hard bit.

with Jude
james1978 08/Aug Solo
IanMcC 26/Jul 2nd
Lamb 26/Jul Lead O/S
with Sara
el diablo 26/Jul Lead
with Mhairi McC, Roddy D, Kate Dyble, Cabey
Dangerous Dave 04/Jul Solo O/S
Mountain Gal 29/Jun Solo
arose 27/Jun Solo
Tightsgirl 27/Jun Solo
markhammonds 27/Jun Lead O/S

Was surprised I managed to get some gear in...

fall-line 27/Jun 2nd
with Mark Hammonds
razzle 01/Jun Lead
with Caitlin Neilson
AxelC 01/Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jun 2nd
AngusG433 01/Jun Lead O/S

Very litttle (if any!) useful gear. Small cams might be helpful

Hidden 01/Jun Solo
Hidden 01/Jun 2nd
gurumed 20/May Lead O/S
with Colin
colinerees 20/May 2nd O/S

Exceptionally exposed feeling and bold for the grade

arose 08/May Solo
Tim Hamlet 08/May Lead
with Ali Rose
EmmaAtkinson 04/May Solo
fireloveswater 01/May Solo
with Aaron Barker, Scott Mearns
Hidden 18/Mar Solo
gavmac 13/Sep/14 Solo
with Steve Paget
JiveWeasel 11/Sep/14 Lead
Mrs Weasel 10/Sep/14 2nd

Really not as easy to get down as the guidebook suggests

scatface 29/Aug/14 Solo rpt
with pepette
CaelanB 27/Aug/14 Solo O/S
with pete loveless
PeteLoveless 27/Aug/14 Solo
Tim Hamlet 25/Aug/14 Solo
tradmonkey 15/Aug/14 Solo rpt
tobytoolbagclimbing 04/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Chris Plum
oliverk 29/Jun/14 2nd
with Pam
dig 28/Jun/14 Solo O/S
sprout3099 26/Jun/14 Lead
with Becky Wood
tradmonkey 07/Jun/14 Solo rpt
Simon Caldwell 04/Jun/14 Solo rpt

Better than I remember but still not worth 3 stars.

alex toomey 03/Jun/14 Lead O/S
ClemmieMitchell 03/Jun/14 Solo O/S
EBailey 31/May/14 Solo
Hidden 27/May/14 -
JamieSparkes 24/May/14 Solo rpt

barefoot, nice toe crimps.

krasavenko 24/May/14 Solo O/S
tomwhitchurch ?/May/14 Solo
Hidden 20/Apr/14 -
Hidden ??/2014 -
JamesRoddie 11/Oct/13 Solo O/S
ed woods 04/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Hannah
Hidden 06/Sep/13 2nd
malone 06/Sep/13 Lead O/S
ClimbingGlen 29/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Bobby little
Callum_Johnson 28/Aug/13 Solo O/S
with Dayni_
Dayni_McConnell 28/Aug/13 Solo O/S
with Callum
Nibs 13/Aug/13 Sent O/S
Hidden 21/Jul/13 Solo rpt
colin8ll 21/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Ewan Currie
fall-line 20/Jul/13 Solo rpt
with Sarah Kirton
skirton 20/Jul/13 Solo
salix 13/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Jul/13 Lead O/S
bnewman 17/Jun/13 Solo

Getting down was harder than going up. Climbing was ok, not three stars.

with Amelia
stuart34 14/Jun/13 Solo O/S
alexmcmillan 03/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with Eleanor Dow
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Solo
JamieSparkes 02/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with Chris
Zoe Cockburn ?/Jun/13 Solo
The Big Sender 29/May/13 Solo rpt
JonmapDL 28/May/13 Lead O/S
with Clara Verges
Hidden 26/May/13 2nd
tradmonkey 25/May/13 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/May/13 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/13 -
Hidden 23/Feb/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Feb/13 Solo rpt
Hidden 23/Feb/13 Solo O/S
FionaL ??/2013 2nd

My second climb - found it pretty scary but satisfying. Had to climb down too - another new experience!

Sally Hudson 20/Oct/12 2nd
James Oswald 15/Aug/12 Solo O/S

COlin made me solo it, honest.

with Colin Angus
victim of mathematics 11/Aug/12 Solo O/S
gforce117 06/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Grant, Megan
Jon Read 06/Jul/12 Lead
with Ian MacLellan
Calum Wadsworth 05/Jul/12 Solo O/S
with Calum Irvine, Ruairidh Wadsworth
Stuart S 07/Jun/12 Solo
Hidden 06/Jun/12 Lead RP
Hidden 05/Jun/12 Solo
Hidden 05/Jun/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 05/Jun/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/12 Solo
Ian Jones 03/Jun/12 Solo O/S
with Kate Brown
Hidden 03/Jun/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/12 Solo
Jacob Forshaw 02/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Craig Holden ?/Jun/12 Solo O/S
westong ?/Jun/12 Lead

Another great family crag and route

Carol Goodall 27/May/12 Solo

Welcome to Reiff evening climbing.

kateberry118 26/May/12 Lead
shelagh23 25/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/May/12 Solo rpt
crombie 20/May/12 Solo rpt
isi_o 20/May/12 Lead
with Roddy Murray
Hidden 19/May/12 Solo O/S
Andy Hewison 19/May/12 Solo
Andy Moles 16/May/12 Solo rpt
with Ferdia
ferdia 16/May/12 Solo O/S
with Andy
victorhearnyeates ?/May/12 -
scatface 23/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with pepette
mot1 ??/2012 Solo
PAJames ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden 10/Nov/11 2nd O/S
Tdavy01 05/Nov/11 Lead O/S
hcooper 27/Aug/11 Lead

Nice, but as others have said: little gear! Pretty much a solo, but lovely.

Jen80 27/Aug/11 -
with Cooper
Mark Bull 23/Aug/11 Lead rpt
with Gillian
Hidden 19/Aug/11 Solo O/S
crombie 19/Aug/11 Solo
Hidden 01/Aug/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 01/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Solo O/S
The Big Sender 26/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Triggalicious 26/Jul/11 Solo
s crombie 25/Jul/11 Solo
Hidden 23/Jul/11 Solo
sophiecb 22/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Calzzak 12/Jul/11 Lead O/S
joeydurkin 09/Jul/11 Lead
with Sam thorburn
Hidden 07/Jul/11 Solo O/S
skirton 04/Jul/11 Lead

Excellent slab. Found there to be very few gear placements unless you carry lots of small stuff. Might aswell have soloed it!

with Ross Kirton
Hidden ?/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 09/Jun/11 2nd
Shaw Brown 09/Jun/11 Lead
Peter Metcalfe 05/Jun/11 2nd
Peter Metcalfe 04/Jun/11 Solo
MarcusP 04/Jun/11 Solo O/S
libby.southgate 04/Jun/11 Solo
SianR 04/Jun/11 Solo

Twice, barefooted!!

holly138 30/May/11 Solo O/S
with Tom B
Hidden 30/May/11 Solo rpt
freemanTom 13/May/11 Solo
Hidden 02/May/11 Solo
Hidden 01/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/May/11 2nd O/S
mwicks1968 24/Apr/11 Lead
Sutty22 09/Apr/11 Solo O/S

Trailed a rope and brought Rhys up.

with Rhys
Sean20 17/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Michael
Hidden ??/2011 Solo O/S
adie84 ??/2011 -
French Erick 26/Sep/10 Solo O/S
freudy_love 25/Sep/10 Solo O/S
with Rob Thomas
Stuart S 05/Sep/10 Solo

Fun as always

Crowley6969 05/Sep/10 Lead O/S
BALD EAGLE 30/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Lawrie Brand 18/Aug/10 Solo rpt
with Sarah Laing
Hidden 18/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Elsier 14/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Jo
Doby 14/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Great slab, very enjoyable.

with Elsie
Jon Read 10/Aug/10 Solo
Hidden 10/Aug/10 Solo rpt
Hidden 10/Aug/10 2nd
MaxR 08/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Toby
tobyk 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Steve Perry ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Adele Perry
make 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with mez
Hidden 10/Jul/10 Lead
Hidden 08/Jul/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/10 Solo
Chris Banks 21/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Catherine Jones
stvredmond 10/Jun/10 2nd O/S

very bold

tomjh 10/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with RLT
Hidden 04/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Barry D 03/Jun/10 AltLd
with Trish
mtempest 02/Jun/10 Lead
with Steve Waters, Mynydd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 02/Jun/10 2nd
Liam Ingram 02/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Roger Cruse 01/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Kris
Hidden 01/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Sankey 31/May/10 Solo
with Andy J
bigdrew 30/May/10 Solo O/S
with Steve Clark, lynn, Steve E
erica 23/May/10 TR

Down climbed.

with John
Dougie Harvey 02/May/10 Solo O/S
jjax 02/May/10 Lead O/S

great wee climb. hardly any protection

with Barnabus
Lawrie Brand 02/May/10 Solo O/S
Pat-H ?/May/10 Solo O/S
isi_o 15/Apr/10 Solo
2010_graham 02/Apr/10 Solo O/S
xusa ?/Apr/10 2nd O/S
alan moore ??/2010 -
LakesWinter 26/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Very nice, not much gear though.

with Mark
gareth scott borthwick 18/Oct/09 Solo O/S
steveadkinson 05/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Si & Bez
BewareOfFallingClimbers 05/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with Steve and Si
isi_o 31/Jul/09 Solo
Hidden 31/Jul/09 Solo
Wilbur 13/Jul/09 Solo

Exciting as a solo. Lovely route.

with Iain
Smeggles 05/Jul/09 Solo O/S
Stuart S 28/Jun/09 Solo
with Amanda Lyons, Matthew Bernstein & Emma Cameron
Hidden 28/Jun/09 Solo rpt
Tom Last 19/Jun/09 Solo O/S
with Chester
crobinson 19/Jun/09 Solo
dj_brigham05 02/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 31/May/09 Solo
mulletcocktail2000 31/May/09 Solo O/S
Paulww 31/May/09 Solo
Hidden 31/May/09 2nd O/S
pimpy 28/May/09 Solo
Andy Moles 28/May/09 Solo O/S
with -
CalumC 28/May/09 Solo O/S
Allan Young 22/May/09 2nd rpt
with Andy Pritchard
Allan Young 22/May/09 Lead O/S
with Andy Pritchard
Fiona Reid 17/May/09 Solo
mikemartin 22/Apr/09 Solo
jack_eadie 22/Apr/09 Solo
Only a hill 17/Apr/09 Solo O/S
isi_o 16/Apr/09 Solo O/S
BRUCESTRAC ??/2009 -
thomasaneurinsmith 26/Sep/08 2nd
with Carol Goodall
Neil Mackenzie 23/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Lewis and Rosie
Fiddler 22/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Callum
Richard_Lowe 01/Sep/08 2nd
with John Wilson
MelH 16/Aug/08 Solo β
frume 06/Aug/08 Solo
with Saff
Mr.Billiams 05/Jul/08 Solo
Paz 08/Jun/08 Solo β
with SC
Peter Metcalfe 07/Jun/08 Solo
Hidden 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Callum T 05/Jun/08 Solo
thomasaneurinsmith 03/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Sandra
jonnie3430 31/May/08 Solo O/S
with GUMC
SianR 31/May/08 Solo

So good I did it 3 times in one week!!

Hertha 30/May/08 Solo
lyndseymackay 30/May/08 Solo O/S
Neil Pacey 29/May/08 2nd O/S
Tanya Savage 29/May/08 Lead O/S

very very nice indeed. Seal came to watch.

climberuk 03/May/08 2nd β

Virtually no protection. The descent scramble is harder than the route. Great fun though.

with Cathy
Hidden 20/Apr/08 Solo
Hidden 20/Apr/08 Solo
frecro 19/Apr/08 2nd
with Zoe Thornton
ZoŽ ?/Apr/08 Lead

Great wee slab. great little stack really, had lots of fun soloing around it.

with Frecro
Hidden ??/2008 -
TrollJester ??/2008 AltLd O/S
with VARIOUS Throughout 80's+90's
Stuart S 19/Aug/07 Solo

Still the best small VDiff in the world...

Hidden 19/Aug/07 Solo
Hidden 14/Jul/07 Solo O/S
Stewart B 13/Jul/07 Solo O/S
with Graham Brown (Father)
calumalien ?/Jul/07 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/07 Solo
Hidden 29/Jun/07 Solo
Hidden 04/May/07 Solo
Stuart S 13/Apr/07 Solo
Hidden ?/Apr/07 -
timmy-ts ??/2007 -
GPN ?/Nov/06 Solo
Lesley F 23/Sep/06 2nd
with Nicola S
Mike C 23/Sep/06 2nd
with Nicola S
Hidden 22/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Stuart S 11/Aug/06 Solo
Hidden 22/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jul/06 2nd
fall-line 10/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Alfredo ?/Jun/06 Lead
with Jen
Alfredo ?/Jun/06 Solo rpt
Chris Davids 21/May/06 Lead rpt
with Dad
Stuart S 04/Sep/05 Solo rpt
with Amanda Lyons & Heidi Phipps
Hidden 04/Sep/05 Solo
Hidden ?/Aug/05 -
James Prowse ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with Kerr Greenaway
Hidden 25/Jun/05 Lead O/S
Urgles ?/Jun/05 Solo O/S
Simon Caldwell 23/May/05 Lead O/S
with Carmen
HIGHTOWER 14/May/05 Lead O/S
with Soj
steve prior ?/May/05 Lead
with Roz C
Hidden 24/Apr/05 Solo O/S
Hammy 30/Mar/05 Lead
with Clare Derbyshire
Hidden 03/Jul/04 Lead O/S
Mike C 03/Jul/04 Solo
Stuart S 02/Jul/04 Solo rpt
Laramadness 22/Jun/04 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/04 Solo
biggianthead 30/May/04 -
with W
Hidden 30/May/04 AltLd O/S
Chris Davids 20/Apr/04 Solo O/S
Murr64 15/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with Kyra Mente, Adrian Ward
dangates ??/2004 Solo
Stuart Macfarlane 06/Sep/03 2nd
with Laura
Stuart S 13/Jul/03 Solo
Darragh ?/Jun/03 -
with Hanna
betamonkey ?/Apr/03 Lead O/S
dave o 24/Aug/02 Solo O/S
FrankW 06/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Laura
Hidden 05/May/02 Solo
PenJD 04/May/02 Lead O/S
with Kate Ludley
Jamie B ?/Oct/01 Solo
Bruce Kerr 18/Aug/01 Lead
with Jenny Kerr
Hidden 15/Jul/01 Solo O/S
Stuart S 13/Jul/01 Solo
Captain Solo 08/May/01 Solo
Hidden ??/2001 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 28/Aug/00 Solo
Stuart Macfarlane ?/Aug/00 Lead
with Iain F
Hidden 17/Jun/00 Solo O/S
bullybones ??/2000 -
IanMcC 03/May/98 Solo
Hidden 02/May/98 Solo
Jon Read ?/Aug/97 Solo
Stuart S ?/Jul/97 Solo
Hidden 02/Apr/97 Lead O/S
Andy Say 26/May/96 Solo
Lone Rider ?/Apr/96 Solo
Raggar 15/Jun/94 -


with Jon B
Hidden ??/1994 Solo
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1991 Solo
jackse ??/1990 -
Rob Davies ??/1990 -


with Tony Welsh
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