Rockfax Description
20m. A stunning line across the impending wall to gain the hanging arete, first sniffed out, amazingly, by a young Pat Littlejohn. A remarkably popular solo, considering the first section is above a ledge. After gaining the flat ledge on the arete - the 'diving board', the final corner is only grade 4. © Rockfax

Ticklists: 100 Aberdeen North East Classics!.

gforce 16/Jul Solo rpt
with SteAdy, Dave C
Russell Birkett 04/Jun Solo rpt
Ian Jones 24/May 2nd O/S

Nowhere near ***

Hidden 23/May 2nd
peter.herd 13/May Solo
with Uisdean Hawthorn
Hidden 29/Mar Lead O/S
Ross Barnes 11/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Andy I
IceBun 04/Aug/14 Solo rpt
with Wilson
gforce 09/Jul/14 Solo rpt
peter.herd 09/Jul/14 Solo
with Tom Shaw
PLM 09/Jul/14 Solo O/S
with Herd it here
Hidden 03/Jul/14 Lead
Rankers ??/2014 Lead
Hidden 11/Jul/13 2nd
IceBun 29/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with Tim
Hidden ?/Jun/13 Lead O/S
D.Russell 14/Jul/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/12 Lead O/S
dave o 30/Jun/12 Lead

Think this might be the first time I've done it with ropes and and stuff

IceBun 30/Jun/12 Lead rpt
Russell Birkett 19/May/12 Solo rpt
simon_D 12/May/12 Lead dog

rested on gear beneath the ledge doh!

with Neil C
samwillo 29/Apr/12 Lead
with Rory Brown
Hidden 28/Apr/12 2nd
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
IceBun 13/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Wilson
andyinglis 19/Jun/11 Lead rpt

Intended route moist so a nice alternative

Neil Adams 19/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Good route let down by the dirty corner at the top

with Ross B
Graham Atkins 30/May/11 Lead
bnewman 13/Apr/11 2nd rpt

Still pumpy! Good lead by Johannes.

with Johannes
tom russell 13/Jul/10 Solo O/S
OliBoyes 13/Jul/10 Solo O/S
with tommy guns
danimal88 ?/Jul/10 Lead O/S
gforce 29/Jun/10 Lead

First climb since breaking my ankle. Great climb. Felt easy - encouraging!

with Sandy
bnewman 31/May/10 Lead O/S

Bit pumpy. Good holds. Cams.

with Fiend
Tobes ?/May/10 2nd
with danimal
dave o 02/Jul/09 Solo

have done the direct before

IceBun 20/Jun/09 Lead rpt
with Wilson
Sandy Simpson 20/Jun/09 Solo
with brian duthie
Sandy Simpson 16/Aug/08 Solo
whistler 16/Aug/08 Solo O/S
with DWS
Anna_wells 16/Aug/08 Solo O/S
Paulww 30/Jul/08 Lead O/S
smac ??/2008 -
Dirk Wallis 17/Aug/07 Lead
michael83 13/Aug/07 Solo O/S

DWS: Good climb, little sketchy at the start.

andyinglis 11/Aug/07 Solo β
ANC 11/Aug/07 Solo O/S


andyinglis 08/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Ben Tye
westaway ?/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Dangerous Dave 31/Jul/07 Solo rpt
Dangerous Dave 30/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Smelly Fox 26/Aug/06 DWS G/U

Deep water solo.

ali_robb ?/Jul/05 Solo O/S
Dave Musgrove Jnr 10/Jun/95 -
Yourlead 01/Oct/94 2nd
with Stephan Liudbloun
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