Rockfax Description
A fairly tricky climb that follows an impressive line loosely based on the right-hand arete of the face. Start at a small pinnacle close to the arete.
Stand on the pinnacle and make some tricky moves up the wall to stand on a ledge on the arete. Climb on good holds around and up the left side of the arete to the top. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Stand on the pinnacle and make some tricky moves up the wall top stand on a ledge on the arete. Climb on good holds around and up the left side of the arete to the top.

Ticklists: West Country Climbs.

unicycleboy 13/May Lead O/S

Felt hard for the grade in very warm weather

bedmaster_3000 12/May Lead O/S

Cheeky little start and moves around the arete.

Hidden 12/May 2nd O/S
Rhys Hughes 25/Apr Lead O/S
with Tabz
colonelreginald 25/Mar Lead O/S
robertmills4 21/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Katie Welch
Katie Welch 21/Sep/15 2nd O/S
with Rob Mills
Hidden 06/Sep/15 Lead
Hidden 29/Aug/15 2nd
alexporter 29/Aug/15 Lead O/S
lukesh 14/Aug/15 Lead
(A)-Alan 28/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Jun/15 Solo O/S
huwbrace 15/Jun/15 Solo
Hidden 15/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Laurence Everitt 11/Jun/15 2nd O/S
TGreen 11/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Learning to trad with lozzy.

Hidden 11/Jun/15 2nd O/S
Chris dyer 31/May/15 2nd O/S
OWTomlinson 30/May/15 Lead O/S
with Chris Dyer
Merlin Fincken 05/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with DG
Hidden 14/Feb/15 2nd O/S
KimberlyJarrad 14/Feb/15 Lead O/S

Not a Diff!

NathanTurnock29 04/Feb/15 Lead O/S
P Gard ??/2015 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Oct/14 -
JordanH 25/Sep/14 Lead rpt
runwildjohn 18/Sep/14 TR

Self belay

Carter 20/Aug/14 Lead
with Anna
Hidden 20/Aug/14 2nd β
Wevcore 12/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Lee
cteakle 08/Aug/14 2nd
with Danny
dmetcalfe 08/Aug/14 Lead
with claire
Joel Perkin 02/Aug/14 Lead rpt

Tibbs didn't fancy it, seemed quite tricky for the grade.

with Terry Tibbs
brew_guru 02/Aug/14 Solo O/S
Tommyt 02/Aug/14 2nd RP

started to lead but backed off.

with Joel
Hidden 25/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Jun/14 Lead
Greeny8053 12/Jun/14 Lead dnf
neilstubbs 05/Jun/14 2nd rpt
with Stefan Parkin
steven703 ?/Jun/14 Lead
Lancer 28/May/14 Lead O/S

Nice warm-up. First climb on the crag.

snook 18/May/14 Solo rpt
guy757 17/May/14 -
Hidden 17/May/14 2nd
Hidden 03/May/14 2nd O/S
emilyjhunt 03/May/14 Lead

Definitely harder than a Diff...

Trevers 23/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Definitely not a Diff

with wjcdean
wjcdean 23/Apr/14 2nd O/S

as the others have said: felt much harder than Diff. On the other hand, it felt easier than 4a.

with Trevers
Mike Soulby 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Alisa
Ali Mortazavi 18/Apr/14 2nd O/S
with Scott
scott.hill 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
monkeytennis 13/Apr/14 Lead O/S

VD in book. Felt hard for grade. Fun, good gear.

fire_munki 13/Apr/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Mar/14 Lead rpt
arandall 19/Jan/14 Solo rpt
matt_read 11/Jan/14 Lead O/S
Ribbit 10/Jan/14 Lead
with Tom
whiteexplorer 10/Jan/14 2nd O/S
with Dave Piper
Mark Kemball 30/Dec/13 Lead

V.Diff in the latest guide (and worth it).

nickdonohue 29/Dec/13 Lead
with Jim Barritt
tracyclimber 29/Nov/13 2nd O/S

Nice for a VD

with Graham Sullivan
Hidden 16/Nov/13 2nd
Joe Rudman 16/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Jack J Keogan 19/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Lottie Thorne
Lottie Thorne 19/Oct/13 2nd O/S

Good style

Merrick796 11/Sep/13 Lead
stuieb123 11/Sep/13 2nd O/S

nice climb, easy and with good holds

Hidden 06/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Matt Amos 05/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hellflame 29/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Maywood96 27/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Jen George
Merlin 26/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Polly Withers
timreynolds 25/Aug/13 TR
snook 24/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Nice route. Says V Diff in the Cheesewring and South East Cornwall Guide?

Hidden 24/Aug/13 2nd β
Felix Ottey 23/Jul/13 2nd
jamesnorton 23/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Martin
tobydunford 22/Jul/13 Solo O/S
MinHazeldine 21/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Marktrin 06/Jul/13 2nd
with Phil
phil456 06/Jul/13 Lead O/S
ledifer 06/Jul/13 2nd β

Good fun, intimidating but fantastic holds

Hidden 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/13 2nd O/S
Gavdee1 27/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Claire
Hidden 26/Jun/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 24/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jun/13 2nd
lukerathmell 20/Jun/13 Lead
with Rachel Bennett
BenBird 18/Jun/13 2nd O/S

Commit, you must commit! Pushy moves but well protected. I vote HVD. It's not a Diff. Fun though.

with Stew Nutter
Stew nutter 18/Jun/13 Lead

Tricky and exposed.

iainstap 15/Jun/13 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/13 Lead
Binder 04/May/13 2nd O/S
with Dave J, JT
Hidden 04/May/13 Lead
Hidden ?/May/13 Lead O/S
Hamish777 20/Apr/13 Lead
with Andrea
andrea83 20/Apr/13 2nd β
with Rachel, Hamish
francesanncavanagh 25/Mar/13 Lead
with Helping as climber x
Hidden 25/Mar/13 2nd O/S
Jamo Walker 19/Feb/13 Lead O/S
sam0000 ?/Feb/13 Solo rpt
Hidden ??/2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2013 -
Skip 16/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Certainly not a Diff, VD is generous! Probably Severe.

Cheese Monkey 16/Oct/12 2nd O/S

Diff? VDiff? More like Severe...

with Skip
Hidden 12/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Sep/12 Lead O/S
scmertes 07/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Lizzie Irvine
Hidden 31/Aug/12 Solo O/S
Joemanglerocks 11/Jul/12 Solo
Hidden 30/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Dilwat 27/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Dave P
whiteexplorer 12/Jun/12 Lead O/S

big juggy holds,topped out at gone 10 o'clock light starting to fade

with SurferStan
SurferStan 12/Jun/12 2nd O/S
georgedunton 11/Jun/12 Lead O/S
samfayers 11/Jun/12 2nd O/S
with Dunton
sce8 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Niall McGarrigle, Helen Savage
Hidden ?/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 25/May/12 2nd
Hidden 11/May/12 Lead O/S
Felix Ottey 08/Apr/12 Lead
1906johns 04/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 30/Mar/12 2nd
scmertes 21/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with Vicky Barns
Wilfin 19/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Great route did it twice just to enjoy it all over again , but has to be harder than a Diff

JamesGibson 19/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with ToddB
Joel Perkin 12/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Not a D more like VDiff... Quite unprotected. Nice climbing though.

with Mike Garret
Fear2482 ?/Mar/12 TR
arandall 05/Feb/12 2nd O/S
Wendy Watthews 05/Feb/12 Lead
gingerking ?/Feb/12 Lead O/S
alice fuller 21/Jan/12 Lead O/S
mike hooper 07/Jan/12 Lead O/S

last climb of the day.nore to do next time

with jobey martin
JordanH 04/Jan/12 Lead O/S
jackc 04/Jan/12 2nd
with jordan
sam0000 ?/Jan/12 Lead O/S
scmertes ??/2012 2nd O/S
with Matt Barns
Chilidog ??/2012 AltLd
with Kev, Tom Last, Louis street, Phill Matthews
Hidden 27/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Nov/11 2nd O/S
neilstubbs 09/Oct/11 Lead O/S
migs493 25/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Ade Lane 28/Aug/11 TR
Jon Olliffe 28/Aug/11 TR O/S


Hidden 14/Aug/11 2nd O/S
mwicks1968 09/Aug/11 Lead

Well this was quite a bold VDiff - Diff 4a?!?! Eh?

Dave192939 19/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Christian Moore
Hidden 02/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Skullfire 30/May/11 Solo O/S
The Reaper 29/May/11 2nd O/S
with frank mckenna
Hidden 17/May/11 2nd O/S
amyb 17/May/11 2nd
with Jayne, Rubber boy Kev
BALD EAGLE 25/Apr/11 Lead
with Rob Horler
benlawlor85 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S

First route on the crag nice enjoyable route VD in rockfax

with Jack
Hidden 15/Apr/11 Lead
jack 9895 14/Apr/11 TR O/S
Hidden 09/Apr/11 Lead
Hidden 02/Apr/11 Lead
SurfingRock ?/Apr/11 Lead O/S
cmars89 15/Mar/11 Lead
josh88 15/Mar/11 Lead
Tom Last 13/Mar/11 Lead O/S

No way diff, quite a tricky severe is more accurate. Great climb.

with Caroline
chrisbutler 04/Mar/11 TR O/S
Hidden 24/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Tom Seccombe 12/Feb/11 Solo O/S
flyinfrenchy 05/Feb/11 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2011 -
Gibbo 13/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with Andy Strachan
Yong_Welsh 06/Oct/10 Solo O/S
andrea83 21/Sep/10 Lead

VD in the book an felt harder than that-def more like severe.

with Pete
Hidden 28/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Freddie 1 12/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Andyh83
Hidden 11/Aug/10 Lead O/S
jonnyridleylogan ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Jul/10 2nd
Ashhampson 07/Apr/10 TR O/S
dubs123 ?/Apr/10 -
Hidden 21/Aug/09 Solo
berry ?/Jun/09 Lead
with simon
Hidden 18/Apr/09 2nd
Hidden 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
mike hooper 20/Mar/09 Lead
with dave dean
Poco Loco 28/Dec/08 Lead O/S
with Guy Pomeroy
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Solo
Hidden 11/Oct/08 Solo O/S
jezb1 19/Jul/08 Lead O/S
El3ctroFuzz 15/Jun/08 Lead O/S

Then blayed up Ben.

with AJ
Master Chief 22/Apr/08 2nd rpt
JackMountains 15/Apr/08 Solo rpt
Master Chief 21/Jan/08 Lead O/S
with Jeremy
jgclimb 21/Jan/08 2nd
with tom
Master Chief 18/Dec/07 2nd O/S
with Jeremy
jgclimb 18/Dec/07 Lead
with tom
Marti999 12/Oct/07 Solo O/S
El3ctroFuzz ?/Oct/07 Solo O/S
with Liam Cock and Louise Street (watched)
Hidden 26/May/07 2nd
Merlin 10/Mar/07 2nd O/S
Merlin 10/Mar/07 Lead O/S
JackMountains 28/Jan/07 2nd O/S
with David Hakes
Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/06 Lead O/S
rockjedi12345 ?/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with Stuart
victim of mathematics 26/Jun/05 Lead O/S
crossdressingrodney 26/Jun/05 2nd O/S
rockjedi12345 ?/Apr/05 2nd O/S
with Pete Sanderson
rockjedi12345 ?/Jun/04 Lead O/S
rockjedi12345 ?/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with Pete Sanderson
rockjedi12345 ?/May/02 Lead O/S
with Mathais peterhoffen
nickdonohue 08/Apr/00 Lead
with Kath Donohue
andy_pemberton ??/1999 Lead
with Katharine Pemberton
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Mattless, Rockingit73, Hidden, Kellz, ledifer, Angie Jones, Hidden, DreadyCraig
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Style of ascent
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