Rockfax Description
16m. Another big pitch with excellent bold climbing. Start at the right-hand side of the green streak at a shallow groove. Climb to the bulges then trend right through these to a crack. Swing swiftly back left and pull onto a ledge right on the arete. Finish up a thin crack splitting the top wall. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
One of the best E2s on the Moors. A confident approach is needed, and a strong arm to hold on. Friend 4 needed.

Ticklists: NYMoors Classics.

Hidden 11/Jun Lead β
theomoore 29/Jul/14 Lead O/S


Calum Wadsworth 23/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Great route, not sure what compelled me to warm up on it... Hardest bit it the top but there is a slightly bold section lower down.

with Matt F
Owen-1992 28/Jun/14 Solo O/S

I think I've just aged 30 years

robertmctague ??/2014 Lead β

flashed on Theo's gear because we were short on time

climberchristy 17/Jul/13 Lead O/S

A great pitch. Protection Ok with plenty of cams. Top move is harder than 5b?

with Keith Swainson
markfairbank 19/Jun/13 Lead dnf

More like DNS. Good gear comes in the first breaks, moved through to the next big break and lay away hold fully expecting more gear and there was none :( ...moves going higher looked ok but bit bold for me today!

Matthew Ferrier 09/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Really good. Pretty pumpy until the ledge but by then it's pretty much done.

Jodgson 09/Jun/13 Lead dnf

Managed the first half, stupidly decided to rest holding a break, got way too pumped and slipped off. One day.

Sam Marks 09/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with Jack Hodgson, Matthew Ferrier
Sam Marks 04/Sep/12 Lead O/S

What an end to a MAD three days! sustained and brilliant!

Narked4fun ??/2012 -
Malcolm Bass ??/2012 Lead O/S

Brilliant climb

Malcolm Bass ??/2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/10 -
PeteH 23/Aug/09 Lead O/S

The best E2 I've done so far; reasonably protected, and the finish is just brilliant.

NaomiHart 23/Aug/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/May/09 Lead O/S
lukehunt 05/Apr/09 Lead rpt
Alex Mason 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S

Got pumped on this, first route in a while good climbing through-out.

IanJackson 16/Jun/08 Lead
with Peter
Dave Warburton 09/Jun/08 Lead O/S

Superb, pumpy jug hauling and with positive holds inbetween. It's not exactly runout - have a good selection of Cams at hand and it can be VERY well protected! Did i mention it being pumpy?

Franco Cookson OLD 09/Jun/08 Lead O/S

awesome. *** sustained, but good holds and cams.

IanJackson 05/Jun/08 2nd rpt

Lead by Rich Cragrat.

with ShaunL
Cragrat Rich 05/Jun/08 Lead O/S

Rock solid E2. Committing, pumpy and bold. Technically hard at top crack. Not suggesting I'm rock solid at E2... got well messy, but glad to manage to free it onsight all the same

Hidden 05/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Ram MkiV 25/May/08 Lead O/S
with old man
Hidden ??/2008 -
IanJackson 10/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Luke Hunt
Hidden 28/Jun/05 Lead O/S
Steve Crowe 18/Apr/03 Lead O/S
with KM
Narked4fun 17/Jun/92 -
Rich Kirby ??/1986 Lead O/S
with Graham Cairns/Ray Kelly
DPaul 03/Aug/82 Solo β
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Gabe Oliver, Roget, shaun hunt, hobblingfool, B-bop, Hidden, e_walker, Ropeboy
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