Rockfax Description
The thin crack up the centre of the wall has nice moves but not much in the way of gear. © Rockfax

pawel suhy 15/Oct Sent O/S

LH start

with John Hillman PCC, Greg PCC
GregBristol 15/Oct Sent
John Brayshaw 11/Oct 2nd O/S
with Dan
jwhereat 26/Sep Lead
theomoore 12/Sep Solo O/S
mol 15/Aug Lead
with Jesse
gaz3212 10/Jul Sent O/S
Jethro ?/Jul Solo
Alex Thompson 24/May Sent O/S
Calum Wadsworth 01/May Solo O/S
with Hannah R, David R, Matt F, Tom A
Hidden 01/May 2nd
Chris Ellis 18/Apr Lead
with Chris Tingle
julesmckim 09/Apr Sent x
ralphio 25/Nov/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/14 Solo
Somerset swede basher 28/Aug/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/14 Solo
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 22/Aug/14 Solo
Matt Harmon 12/Aug/14 Sent O/S
franhammond92 04/Aug/14 Sent O/S
with David Robinnette
mrginna 21/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 18/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Jul/14 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 13/Jul/14 Solo O/S
fuzzysheep01 10/Jul/14 Solo O/S
OliverRoss 24/Jun/14 Solo O/S
with Craig Osborne
alooker 21/Jun/14 Solo O/S
edmitchell 31/May/14 Lead O/S
with brmc members
simeclimb68 31/May/14 Solo O/S
Phil Layton 31/May/14 TR O/S
with Charlotte
Hidden 19/May/14 Solo RP
Lawrence Beesley-Peck 15/May/14 Solo
Alex Hallam 14/May/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/May/14 2nd
Hidden 11/Apr/14 Sent rpt
BTphonehome 11/Apr/14 Solo O/S
georgenvk 29/Mar/14 Solo O/S
Niels 15/Mar/14 Solo O/S
ashtond6 14/Mar/14 Solo O/S
Alex_Derbyshire 12/Mar/14 Lead
Markheighton 12/Mar/14 Lead
hipyhop 22/Feb/14 Solo O/S
charley 02/Feb/14 Solo rpt
dannygiblin ??/2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Dec/13 Sent O/S
morganator 14/Dec/13 Solo
with Nick Wallis, Blonde Tom, Martin Cooper, Stan Halstead
jimbonfire 21/Sep/13 -
pete_naylor 06/Jul/13 Solo RP
palmer.jody 06/Jul/13 Sent β
JenEvans 26/Jun/13 2nd
with Adrian Ripley
Ade in Sheffield 26/Jun/13 Lead
with Tom Hughes, JenEvans
katyc 09/Jun/13 Sent
jogh 26/May/13 Solo O/S
with Vincent
vinni 26/May/13 Solo O/S
with James
Cake 11/May/13 Solo O/S
with Matt
LakesWinter 11/May/13 Solo
with Cake
Hidden 03/Apr/13 Sent O/S
efrance24234 24/Feb/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Feb/13 2nd
Milne 19/Feb/13 -
Chris Manasseh 02/Feb/13 Sent
catblack 22/Sep/12 Solo
Lilla Horvath 02/Sep/12 TR O/S
PieMan 02/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Jaz, Jim
Hidden 22/Jul/12 Solo
Hidden 15/Jul/12 Lead
RichyBOYY 15/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 12/Jul/12 Solo O/S
Dan Geh 09/Jul/12 Solo O/S
bigdrew 08/Jul/12 Solo
Robin Nichols 24/Jun/12 Solo O/S
Simon_Letman 22/May/12 Solo O/S
Jim Brownlow 20/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/May/12 Sent
lxg613 ?/May/12 Sent
Hidden 24/Apr/12 Solo O/S
Yanis Nayu 31/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/12 Sent
Hidden 25/Mar/12 Solo
SAF 24/Mar/12 TR
pog100 19/Feb/12 2nd
with Dan
Jimbo C 29/Jan/12 Solo O/S

Nice and technical in places.

sting 28/Jan/12 Solo O/S

pleasant climbing in the afternoon sun

with kwaidy
Hidden 28/Jan/12 Solo
cem 15/Jan/12 Lead rpt
PAJames ??/2012 -
Hidden 30/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Oct/11 Solo O/S
bullwinkle 24/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Bart
thetourist 09/Oct/11 Sent
with Stefan Ericsson
Andy Clarke 02/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Ralph
mattgrange 22/Sep/11 Solo O/S
LakesWinter 18/Sep/11 Solo O/S
with Mark R
mark20 18/Sep/11 Solo O/S
tompilgrem 30/Aug/11 2nd O/S
with Dad
bobpilgrem 30/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Bob/Tom
Danny Crump 29/Aug/11 Solo
andybirtwistle 22/Aug/11 Solo
SGD 20/Aug/11 Solo
Marti999 07/Aug/11 Solo O/S
Monoaffe 31/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Sidekick 31/Jul/11 Solo O/S
jowgli 28/Jul/11 Sent x
with Jack, will kelsall
ronmcdonald ?/Jul/11 TR
with Dad
kfv 04/Jun/11 Sent O/S
liambriddon1991 04/Jun/11 Sent O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/May/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 14/May/11 Sent
Dave Gilling 11/May/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/May/11 2nd
Hidden 21/Apr/11 Solo O/S
robblowen 19/Apr/11 Sent O/S
tuftynick 22/Mar/11 -
with simon wilson, ben winston
valentinesbabe 20/Mar/11 2nd O/S

Kev'slead. Nice climb

charley 20/Mar/11 2nd O/S

Kev's lead

with Ange, Kev
Tithe Technique 20/Mar/11 Lead O/S
AndyFrank 19/Mar/11 Sent
with Miles Mcgennity, Mike Burton
Hidden 17/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Jim Brownlow 12/Mar/11 Solo β
geddicakes 12/Mar/11 Sent
with Jim Brownlow, Matt Sparks
Mr Sparkle 12/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/11 Solo O/S
belay bunny turned bad 07/Mar/11 Sent
with loundsy
Hidden 06/Mar/11 Solo rpt
lozowen 06/Mar/11 Solo
Peakpdr 08/Feb/11 Lead rpt
al123 08/Feb/11 Solo O/S
al123 08/Feb/11 Solo

night soloed

Hidden 28/Jan/11 Solo
Hidden 24/Nov/10 Solo O/S
peteJ23 13/Nov/10 TR O/S
Mark Collins 06/Nov/10 Solo O/S
with Neil Henson
Hidden 17/Oct/10 Lead rpt
Dave Mason 05/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Marcus Bell
Tala M 02/Oct/10 Lead β

Had to borrow an offset from Ander to fit the one and only gear placement

with Jim
Sparrowmonkey 02/Oct/10 2nd

Difficult but seconded clean

Ander 02/Oct/10 Lead

Cheeky. No 7 offset came in handy

Jimb0 02/Oct/10 2nd
with Tala M
SteWatkins ?/Sep/10 -
migs493 23/Jul/10 Solo O/S
ajc 18/Jul/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S
D Berry 03/Jul/10 Solo O/S

Above a pad.

mtempest 21/Jun/10 Lead
with Steve Waters, Mynydd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 21/Jun/10 2nd

I would give this VS 5a. Very worthwhile and has at least one decent runner!

Hidden 20/Jun/10 Solo O/S
RichardMc 19/Jun/10 Lead

Not followed

with Marian Hobbs
Hidden 12/Jun/10 TR O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/10 Solo
nai 25/May/10 Solo O/S
Jonathan Hall 22/May/10 Solo
disturbed_one51 22/May/10 Solo
jwpil 04/May/10 Solo O/S
Sarah Brookes 23/Apr/10 TR O/S
hamishclimb 22/Apr/10 2nd
carpguru 21/Apr/10 -
Hidden 18/Apr/10 Solo O/S
andy jennings 18/Apr/10 Solo O/S
with Momber
LivinITlarge 15/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Joe
nathanlee 11/Mar/10 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 16/Feb/10 Solo rpt
with Rob
Ketu 16/Feb/10 Sent β
victim of mathematics 14/Feb/10 Sent O/S

Up the normal line - really nice climbing.

edd rab 05/Dec/09 Solo rpt
popebenedictus 05/Dec/09 Solo rpt
with Soloed
Hidden 07/Nov/09 Solo O/S
LankyPaddy 18/Oct/09 Solo O/S
RalphC 18/Oct/09 Lead
with Caroline
fatbuoybazza 16/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with olivia & phil
colin milton 14/Jun/09 Lead
with ibbo
Mike Soulby 21/May/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/09 Solo
SteveM 18/Apr/09 Solo
mintcake 21/Mar/09 TR
mintcake 21/Mar/09 TR
with Used petzl shunt
Benrj 29/Jan/09 Solo
with jay mowat
craig d 08/Oct/08 Solo
edd rab 22/Sep/08 Solo rpt
tobydunford 14/Aug/08 Solo O/S
howlingbaboon 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S
popebenedictus 01/Jul/08 Solo rpt
with Soloed
Hidden 08/Jun/08 TR O/S
Hidden 03/May/08 Lead O/S
Duck Egg ?/Apr/08 Sent
john lynch 10/Feb/08 Lead
with Bo Robertson
RichardMc 10/Feb/08 Lead
with Mary Sealey
daveagriff ??/2008 TR
adam carless 01/Dec/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Aug/07 2nd rpt
mic_b 22/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Pilch 17/Jul/07 Lead
with Ed
EdShep 17/Jul/07 2nd O/S
with Pilch
Milne 20/Jun/07 Solo O/S

this route is VS in guide book, and it really is, a long way from moderate!!! great moves though.

with Dave
Whealiebob 20/Jun/07 Solo O/S

Lovely moves, soft for 4c, but definitely at least HS (maybe VS)

with Terry
Ian Broome 04/Jun/07 Solo O/S
FrankW 02/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Joe
popebenedictus 24/May/07 2nd RP
with Edd Rab
edd rab 24/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Mar/07 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 25/Mar/07 Solo O/S
Alfredo ?/Mar/07 Solo
Peakpdr ??/2007 Lead O/S
Circus 04/Nov/06 Lead O/S
with Alex Harper
Martin Haworth ?/Nov/06 Solo
cem 21/Oct/06 Solo rpt
Ben1983 08/Oct/06 Solo O/S


Wharncliffebabe 18/Jun/06 2nd O/S
with Cragspud
cragspud ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Wharncliffebabe
Nicos 31/May/06 Solo O/S
with solo
mikej 30/Apr/06 Lead
with E
Andrew Barker ??/2006 Solo O/S
mikej 03/May/05 Lead
with Rick Naylor
thetourist 12/Jun/04 Solo
Marq 19/Apr/03 Lead O/S
with Becca Smith
cem 05/Apr/03 Lead O/S
with Sally Dipple
Monk 24/Mar/02 Solo O/S
chrishedgehog 13/Sep/00 Solo O/S
DerwentDiluted 13/Aug/00 Solo
mikej 17/Oct/99 Solo
with Nick Salmon
Hidden 14/Sep/99 Solo
mikej 20/Aug/99 Lead
with M
Hidden 16/Aug/99 Lead O/S
ajc 16/Aug/99 TR O/S
Hidden 18/Jul/99 2nd rpt
Hidden ?/Aug/98 2nd
shoulders 31/Jul/98 Lead
with dai
Hidden 29/May/98 Lead rpt
mikej 26/Oct/97 Lead
with R
Hidden 18/Jun/97 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Jan/97 TR
Hidden 24/Oct/96 Lead
Ian Archer 08/Sep/96 2nd O/S
with Andy Symonds
crater 08/Sep/96 Solo O/S
andrewbooth1000 03/Aug/96 TR
with Rob & Mark
andrewbooth1000 05/Jul/96 Solo
Strong Steve 16/Sep/95 Solo O/S
Gordon Stainforth 09/Sep/95 Lead
with Mark Clark, Steve Dean
Hidden 14/Jun/95 Solo
Hidden 06/Sep/94 Solo
Hidden 06/Sep/94 Solo
Andy Say 03/Jan/93 Solo
Roget 04/Jan/92 Solo O/S
mikej 20/Oct/91 Solo
with Mike Byles
Hidden 26/May/91 Lead
Laramadness 27/Aug/90 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 10/Aug/88 Solo
mark-abz 03/Jun/88 Solo
babymoac 15/May/88 Lead
with MTW & Marc
steve prior ?/Apr/88 Lead
with Rob W
John Marsland 06/Jul/87 Solo
Chris the Tall ?/Jul/87 Solo
malc 30/Aug/86 Solo
tapley 15/Jun/84 Solo
Hidden 23/May/82 Solo
uphillnow 11/Jan/81 Solo
mikej 25/Oct/80 Solo
Hidden 28/Jun/80 Solo
Andy Fielding ??/1980 Solo
Hidden 29/Jun/79 Solo
Nigel Bond 03/Jun/78 Solo
Mark Kemball 13/May/78 Solo
rogerskews ?/Jun/71 -
mikej 31/Aug/66 Solo

This route was known as Rough Wall Route 1 in the 1951 guide book.

with Dave Williams
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High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
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Style of ascent
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