Rockfax Description
A steep pitch that finishes up a well protected slim corner. Start on the upper ledge at the base of the descent down-climb/abseil. Move up right on to the stepped arete and climb this to below a left-facing, well-defined slim corner crack. Climb this with difficulty - well protected - to the top and stake belays well up the slope to the left. © Rockfax

R C White, G T Davis 10.1963 Oct/1963

Ticklists: Swanage A-Z, Feature Photo Routes from Dorset Rockfax 2012, Swanage Green Spots, SPA Training Minimum Requirement.

Philoosh 06/Sep Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Aug 2nd O/S
Matt Smith 16/Aug Lead O/S
How easy 28/Jun Lead
with Naomi
cmj 27/Jun Lead O/S

Wonderful, cracks and flakes

with John knight
Buccaneerbilly 21/Jun Lead
with Chris Lodge
mikehenesy 21/Jun 2nd O/S

Followed Dave up.

with Dave Garrity
Hidden 20/Jun 2nd O/S
mdjb 20/Jun -
Hidden 20/Jun 2nd O/S
DaveGarrity 19/Jun Lead O/S

Nice, pleasant VDiff.

runwildjohn 14/Jun Lead
jamespilgrim 14/Jun 2nd O/S
Buccaneerbilly 06/Jun 2nd
Hidden 06/Jun 2nd rpt
mikehenesy 06/Jun Lead O/S
with Willy
Sophie Nunn 17/May 2nd O/S
with Andy J, Floris
Hidden 16/May Lead O/S
cas smerdon 16/Apr Lead
with Mark S
will_benfold 11/Apr 2nd O/S
KittyKat 11/Apr Lead O/S
with Will Benfold
Hidden 05/Apr 2nd rpt
tobydunford 21/Mar Lead O/S
with Kirsty Kerr
Russell Lovett ??/2015 2nd O/S

Climbed early 1980,s

with unknown
brian watson 13/Aug/14 2nd
with Paul Milton
Willbur 16/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Lead and seconded - great little climb.

with James Bridger
tev 01/Sep/13 Lead rpt
with Julian T, Stephanie
risby 19/Aug/13 Lead rpt
with Russell Mimms
andyclimber 04/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with sshandy
Hidden 04/Aug/13 Lead O/S
GDS 14/Jul/13 TR
with BCC
Hidden 30/Jun/13 2nd O/S
LukeyG 30/Jun/13 2nd
Hidden 26/Jun/13 Lead
Felix Ottey 08/Jun/13 Lead rpt
UnkArl 25/May/13 Lead O/S
with Matthew Rushworth, Debbie
Debs 25/May/13 2nd
with Karl
iskra2000 06/May/13 2nd
Gareth 07/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Mark
montymoo 07/Sep/12 2nd
with Gareth
virgil 05/Aug/12 -

surprisingly good

with dylan
MontyH 25/Jul/12 Lead
with Paul Milton
ben.richards 23/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Nice route, worth it's star, but VDiff?! hmmmmm... as Luca so wonderfully put it "You should be able to fall over on a VDiff" and you certainly can't on this one!

with Elias Moukarzel, Theo Celano, Luca Celano
LJC 23/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with Elias, Theo, ben.richards
tev 01/Jul/12 Lead rpt
with Maarten, Brian
homing-penguin 28/Jun/12 2nd O/S

Lovely route, high in the grade but well protected and brilliant fun

Hidden 28/Jun/12 Lead rpt
Felix Ottey 17/Jun/12 2nd
CurlyStevo ?/Apr/12 Lead

I probably started a bit too far right, nice solid rough rock. The crack wasn't quite as friendly for passive gear as it looked. Nice wee route but hard in the grade

with Rob
MontyH 11/Mar/12 Lead
with Brian
risby 31/Aug/11 2nd rpt
risby 31/Aug/11 Lead rpt
tev 31/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Chris
Hidden 15/May/11 2nd O/S
risby 01/May/11 2nd rpt
risby 27/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Very nice route, just enough frission to present a feasible challenge for newbies.

with Joshua Chalke, Matt Burke
joshchalke 27/Apr/11 2nd
Marti999 12/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2011 -
bradholmes 15/Aug/10 2nd
bradholmes 15/Aug/10 2nd
tev 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Gary
gibsond 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Guy Lowndes
Hidden 11/Jul/10 2nd
cas smerdon 13/Apr/10 2nd
with Pete Finklaire
Alaric 13/Mar/10 Lead rpt
with Stef, Neil
trevor macalonan 05/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Scott
scottjowett 05/Sep/09 2nd O/S
with trevor macalonan
tavarua 27/Jun/09 Lead
with Sarah
cliffy 31/May/09 2nd
with Paul Crowsley
Hedfa Hites 30/May/09 Lead O/S

Very enjoyable lead! Beautiful sunny weather made it even better!

Indy Nile 30/May/09 2nd rpt
leonjones 23/May/09 2nd
Indy Nile 23/May/09 Lead O/S
roc n run 21/Mar/09 Lead O/S

Swanage V Diff... very enjoyable in the sun

with H
uncontrollable 22/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with jill s, paul s
leonjones 13/Jul/08 2nd
with Julie Woods
aged_ape ?/Apr/08 AltLd
with LM
Hidden 03/Nov/07 2nd
leonjones 08/Jul/07 Lead
MontyH 07/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Lee Lander
Hidden 07/Jul/07 2nd
Hidden 23/Jun/06 2nd
davewing 07/May/06 Lead

Swore my way up this one. Feels steep for VDiff, topping out was an enormous relief.

with Dave
featuresforfeet ?/May/06 2nd O/S
with Dave Wing
shoulderbreaker 29/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with Andy Dodd
Hidden 31/May/05 Lead O/S
steve taylor 01/May/05 2nd O/S

Wonderful climb that deserves a star or two.

brian watson ??/2004 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jul/03 Lead
Alpandy ?/Jun/03 2nd O/S
with Billy
Alaric 14/Apr/02 Lead rpt
with Nick, Neil
Hidden 07/Apr/02 -
Alaric ?/Feb/02 Lead rpt
with Philip D
Alaric 10/Jun/01 2nd rpt
Peter Swift ??/2001 Lead O/S
with Rebeun
Alaric ?/Mar/00 Lead rpt
Alaric 10/Oct/99 Lead O/S
with Pierre Maxted, Phil B
MontyH ?/Jun/99 Lead O/S
FrankW ??/1998 -
sixties 09/Jul/96 AltLd
with hrd
andyfeds 16/Jun/96 Lead
with Andy C
kp64zl ?/Jun/90 Lead
MoWalker3 29/Aug/88 -
bazzag ??/1987 -
with alison
Nigel Coe ??/1984 Solo

Approx date

Nigel Bond 28/Jul/74 -
with Dave Jolliffe, Pete Bott
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