Rockfax Description
12m. The long groove gives a fine well protected pitch to a fun subterranean exit under the capping boulders. © Rockfax

cpforbes 25/May 2nd O/S
FraserMcClennan 25/May Lead O/S
RobSimpson 23/May Lead O/S
dakidunn 23/May 2nd
Sciguy 23/May Lead O/S
with Mark
Russell Lovett ??/2015 Solo O/S

Cannot remember exact date of this ascent.

with alone
andybirtwistle ??/2015 -
kdblondie 21/Sep/14 2nd
with John Armstrong
Hidden 04/Sep/14 Lead O/S
MikeLell 19/May/14 Solo O/S
FBerry 17/May/14 2nd
Hidden 17/May/14 -
ablackett 17/May/14 Lead
with Fran
Jimmy O 29/Sep/13 Lead rpt
with Clare Osborne
Jimmy O 10/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Matt Down
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
catjm 11/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Fun top out. Belayed in the cave.

Tasmin 11/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Simnel 30/Jun/13 Lead
with Andy H
Jimmy O 01/May/13 2nd rpt
jonny taylor 01/May/13 Lead rpt
with James
ablackett ?/Apr/13 Lead
with Andy Wallace
Craig Holden ??/2013 2nd O/S

I'd have made a terrible miner.

Hidden ??/2013 -
Hidden ??/2013 Lead
freemanTom 09/Sep/12 2nd
with John Birtill
Hidden 09/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Tim Rodgers 22/Aug/12 Lead
Jonny M 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/12 2nd O/S
David Cowley 29/May/12 Lead
Hidden 29/May/12 2nd
Hidden 25/May/12 2nd rpt
Hidden 20/May/12 2nd
Hidden 05/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/12 Lead
Euan Strachan 24/Mar/12 Lead
timmyhobby 06/Dec/11 Lead
David Bulley 31/Jul/11 2nd O/S
JohnTheMountainGoat 31/Jul/11 2nd
with Malcolm Pounder
chrissy 30/Jul/11 Lead

Good fun, worth the stars.

with toni
Liam Martin 26/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Shaun Duke
gaz1971uk 26/Jul/11 TR
with liam martin
Alex Winter 26/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Doug
Douglas 26/Jun/11 Lead
oraneym 10/May/11 2nd
Hidden 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/11 TR rpt
petegunn 10/Apr/11 2nd
with Davina
rgd1977 10/Apr/11 2nd rpt
Hidden 10/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Adrianw 12/Sep/10 2nd
sarah hawker 12/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Jimmy O 30/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with Clare Osborne
Jungle_153 22/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Femke van den Berg
Hidden 15/Aug/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/10 Solo
philipstead 04/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Richard Alderton 01/Aug/10 2nd


with Ellie
EllieWoods 01/Aug/10 Lead
with Rich
petegunn 24/Jun/10 2nd
with Davina
Hidden 24/Jun/10 Lead rpt
JonathanJones 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Anna Maughn
Peter White 05/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Stuart Hallett, Andrew Higgins
Hidden 05/Jun/10 2nd O/S
kitP 03/Jun/10 2nd O/S

exit through a cave, hilarious

with Kate, Andy
Hidden 02/Jun/10 2nd
Andy DB 02/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Jen, chris, Kate
Hidden ?/Jun/10 -
Hidden 21/May/10 TR rpt
Colin Matheson 19/May/10 2nd

Chance for Alistair to learn his leading skills

with Peter and Alistair
Hidden 15/May/10 Solo rpt
odox 28/Apr/10 Solo
rgd1977 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
beckybray1 17/Apr/10 2nd dog
jonny taylor 14/Apr/10 2nd
with Andy B
Hidden 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/10 2nd
Colin Matheson 20/Sep/09 Lead
with Pete Aldred
Peter White 16/Aug/09 Lead
with Matt Poxon
AndrewShanks 16/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Ian NMC
Colin Matheson 15/Jul/09 Lead
with Ryan Smith
monkeytennis 01/Jun/09 Lead β
with Mark
Hidden 01/Jun/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Jun/09 2nd rpt
monkeytennis 01/Jun/09 2nd rpt
with Mark
monkeytennis 28/May/09 2nd O/S
with Mark
Hidden 28/May/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 14/May/09 2nd rpt
Helen James ?/May/09 Lead
clairepoppett 11/Mar/09 2nd
with James Osborn
Jimmy O 09/Mar/09 Lead O/S
folksi ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
Phill_ Thompson ??/2009 Lead
Hidden 02/Aug/08 2nd
Hidden 02/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Adrianw 21/May/08 Lead O/S
with Ross Freeman, Martin Cooper
jonny taylor 20/Apr/08 2nd

Good route worth the stars

with Lindsey K
Hidden 20/Jun/07 Lead rpt
Hidden ??/2007 2nd O/S
Em66 23/Oct/06 TR
with Mat
u1jd 28/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Tom
u1jd 09/Aug/06 2nd O/S

Go through the hole on your back, much easier

with Martina
Colin Matheson 14/Jun/06 Lead
with Albert NMC
chris2451 ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
dj_brigham05 ?/Jun/06 2nd O/S
snowcat 04/May/06 Lead O/S

What a great little route, exiting via the cave, quite hard for its grade I'd say. Take care with sorting out how the rope runs through the cave as you don't want to chuck loose pebbles down on your second

with Steve Orrell
Rattis69 ??/2006 Lead O/S
with Richard Abbott
Hidden ?/Sep/05 Lead
Outdoorfun37 13/Jul/03 2nd
JiveWeasel 21/Sep/02 Lead
Hidden 01/Jun/02 Lead
IanMcC 01/Jun/02 Lead
with Jimbo
Simon Caldwell ?/Aug/00 Lead O/S
with Carmen and Pauline
John Pickles 02/Aug/96 Lead O/S
malc 30/May/91 2nd
telemark ??/1981 Solo
Steve Crowe 18/Jun/77 2nd O/S
Paula Hamilton-Gibson ??/1970 -
with Geoff Leach
Lord of Starkness ??/1969 -
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