Rockfax Description
A fine mini-adventure that requires competence from both leader and second. A chance to sample the ambience of Astral Stroll at a lesser level of difficulty. Start by abseiling 5m down a crack in a corner to a foothold stance next to an undercut slab on the right. Move onto the slab and make a difficult move up and out right onto the next slab, crux. Traverse right and then move under an overhang and across a bottomless corner to another slab. Move rightwards up the slab to the edge of the chasm. Climb the arete and left-slanting groove to the top. © Rockfax

Ticklists: 100 More Classic British VS Climbs, West Country Climbs.

Hidden 23/May Lead O/S
Lizard Ollie 23/May 2nd O/S

A nice route although different to what was expected when looking at the guidebook.

Nevil 17/May Lead
with Mike
hazeysunshine 08/Jul/15 Lead O/S
tomchitson 11/Jun/15 2nd O/S
Mark Chevassut 11/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Tom Chitson
Hidden ?/Jun/15 AltLd O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 11/Apr/15 2nd

Awesome climb with the sea crashing just beneath us. Bit of a soft touch at VS 4c. I'd have said HS 4b would be a more accurate reflection.

DanChad 11/Apr/15 Lead O/S

Great climbing with plenty of gear. The crux isnt too hard and after that its nice easy climbing in amazing positions. A real adventure!

Martin Bennett 16/Sep/14 -
with Ali
Dilwat 05/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Tom M
whiteexplorer 05/Sep/14 2nd O/S
with Dilwat
JoeCoxson 26/Jul/14 2nd O/S

Bit of a rope drag palava for Luke, despite not placing that much gear. Other than the rock-over crux move, easy climbing in a great location.

lukegorman 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Bob M 24/Jul/14 Lead
augustus trout 18/Jun/14 Lead O/S
MaccMark 18/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 16/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Philippa Arding ?/Aug/13 2nd
with nick arding
nickstephens 16/Jul/13 2nd O/S
gg4419 16/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Not too sure about the soft touch comments, didn't want to leave the first slab for a while but a great little adventure all the way!

Steve Lenartowicz 12/Jul/13 Lead
with Clare
Hidden 09/Jul/13 Lead
David Sherratt 09/Jul/13 2nd
Marti999 21/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Graham C 21/Sep/12 2nd
with Marti
gowla 18/Sep/12 Lead O/S

rather underwhelming

with will kumar
Bex_M 20/Aug/12 2nd O/S
with Duncan Dunbar
tgeh 23/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Howie
Nigel Coe 31/May/12 Lead
with Amnon
Hidden 04/May/12 Lead
Wendy Watthews 14/Mar/12 2nd O/S
arandall 14/Mar/12 Lead O/S
El3ctroFuzz 15/Aug/11 Lead O/S

In the rain, very slippery! Soft for the grade, and not 3 stars for me.

with Tom Thorpe
Hidden 05/Aug/11 -
pezzerrr 05/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 02/Jul/11 2nd
CRiddiford 24/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Mike
BeccaSnowden 24/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Tom
thomasadixon 24/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Good climb, good atmosphere, soft at VS.

with Becca
Master Chief 23/Jun/11 AltLd O/S

Really good fun, split it into 2 to share the fun!!

with Jeremy
Hidden 04/Jun/11 Lead
Em66 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Mat
mattshort 26/Apr/11 2nd O/S
erinbastian 24/Jan/11 Lead dnf
mwatson ??/2011 -
Hidden 28/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Si dH 13/Aug/10 2nd O/S

Hanging belay above rough sea was great. One 4c move and the rest easier but well-positioned climbing. It doesnt start and finish at the same place.

with Neil Furniss
Hidden 13/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Bob Peters ??/2009 Lead O/S
Mark Kemball 18/Oct/08 Lead O/S

Climbed the variation start

with Stu Bradbury
RichardMc 20/Sep/08 Lead rpt
with Tony Williams
Hidden ?/Aug/07 Lead
Hidden ??/2007 2nd O/S
Bob M 03/Aug/06 Lead
Norman_P_W 03/Aug/06 2nd
with Bob M
victim of mathematics 22/Jun/05 2nd O/S

A very strange route which starts and finishes at the same place. Good climbing though.

crossdressingrodney 22/Jun/05 TR
Hidden ?/Aug/01 Lead
stuart100 19/Jul/00 AltLd O/S
with Ian Brown
nigehughes ?/Aug/98 Lead
with Andy Hack
RichardMc 24/Jul/88 AltLd
with Jon Clifford-Smith
Hidden 11/Jun/88 2nd O/S
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Lizard Ollie, Hidden, Alex the Alex, Matthew Martin Wsm, manbat, Jules Lane, Mayo, aljezurusrf08, johnpr, althesin, AJH, neilstubbs, Hidden, Ian Jones, andrea83
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