Rockfax Description
Climb up to a right slanting crack/ramp. Move along this then up into the wide corner-crack. Finish up the corner. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Classic Rock Climbs In Northern England by Bill Birket.

fall-line 17/Oct Lead O/S
with The General, Damon Davies
damondavies 17/Oct 2nd O/S
with The General, Donald
Hidden 11/Sep Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Sep Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Sep Lead O/S
BarrySW19 29/Aug Lead O/S

My first (successful) VS lead.

with Jon
SenzuBean 29/Aug 2nd O/S
with Barry
rd20 15/Aug Lead O/S
with Gary
garywong 15/Aug 2nd O/S
Alison Cairns 15/Aug Lead O/S
with Andy
Lynnliu 15/Aug Lead O/S
Robin Nichols 01/Aug Solo O/S
with Jim, Roger
Roget 01/Aug Solo O/S
with robin, jim
JenShelley 09/Jul 2nd rpt
with George
mikestr555 07/Jun Lead
Hidden 30/May 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/May Lead O/S
JenShelley 20/May Lead O/S

Misread the guidebook and ended up doing my first VS 4c lead

Andy Syme 16/May Lead
with Pete Elliott
jedster1111 16/May Lead
jonathan_doyle 16/May 2nd O/S
cem 21/Mar Lead rpt
pimpy 21/Mar 2nd
with Charles, Graham
Danny Crump 10/Mar Lead
with Anita
Hidden 10/Mar 2nd
gunnarofhlidarend ??/2015 Lead
Hidden 04/Aug/14 -
Martyn Nicholson 23/Jul/14 Lead

Just as good a route as it was 25 years ago on my last ascent

with D Dunk
joeflan 19/May/14 Lead O/S
ebf 05/May/14 Lead O/S

Beautiful route, neither particularly polished nor run out. Possibly more like MVS/4b. Well worth 2 stars.

with Anneka
Hidden 18/Apr/14 2nd
aerobiee 14/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Heather Thexton
Unknownbiker 17/Nov/13 Lead
oddtoast 19/Oct/13 2nd

Scary polished step up move after traverse unneccesary for the tall :p

with Gav
Unknownbiker 20/Sep/13 2nd
with Tony W
Shaw Brown 14/Sep/13 Lead
with Ian Bradley
freemanTom 14/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Jason Wood
Sol Armer 20/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Joe W-O
Hidden 06/Jun/13 2nd
fweatherall1 17/May/13 2nd
with james
Hidden 02/May/13 Lead
TallPaulT ??/2013 Lead O/S
alexcummings95 24/Oct/12 TR
Little B 19/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Ben W
Chris1234H 21/Aug/12 Lead O/S
andy gittins ?/Jun/12 Lead
with Annette
stratandrew 12/May/12 2nd
with Colin Maddison
georgehumphery 01/Feb/12 Lead
Tom Keaveny 14/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Nov/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 30/Jul/11 Lead
kegless 18/Apr/11 TR
Hidden 09/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 25/Mar/11 Lead O/S
adamjeffs 18/Mar/11 TR O/S
FrankEd ??/2011 -
Tightsgirl 25/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Rob Brown
cem 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Charles Mason
Nigel Bond 12/Oct/10 Lead
with Dave Dewhurst, Anne Daykin, Bern Hardman
chipdidychip 27/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with dan miller
manwithacam 21/Aug/10 Lead
with Sarah
Hidden 21/Aug/10 2nd
Hidden 25/Jul/10 2nd
Daniels735 24/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with Chris Waters
Hidden 27/May/10 2nd O/S
flatnose 27/May/10 Lead rpt
Andrew Wilson 02/May/10 Lead O/S
Andrew Wilson 02/May/10 2nd rpt
with Tony Womersley
John Brayshaw 02/May/10 2nd rpt
stimpey 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Pete
petegunn 18/Apr/10 2nd
with Davina & Steve
flatnose ??/2010 -
Adam1973 22/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Ann S
Vikki Bassek 12/May/09 2nd β
Hidden 21/Mar/09 2nd O/S
hayleylouise 15/Mar/09 TR
Seymore Butt ??/2009 -
flatnose ??/2009 -
stewart100 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Andysomething 05/Oct/08 Lead rpt

better this time

with Mark Binney
Hidden 13/Sep/08 Lead
Oceanic 31/Aug/08 -
Andy Hudson 27/Jul/08 2nd
erica 07/Jun/08 2nd
with John
John Brayshaw 07/Jun/08 Lead rpt
with Erica
Russell Lovett 11/May/08 Lead O/S
with andrew haigh
Calder 10/Feb/08 2nd
@ndy 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Ben1983 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Feb/08 Lead
99bolivar 17/Nov/07 2nd
with Pam Holt
Andysomething 12/Sep/07 Lead O/S

Was a bit spooked by hollow and wobbly flake

with Norman Bennett
Hidden 12/Sep/07 2nd
simonfife 05/Aug/07 Lead O/S

Like the Yorkshire limestone guidebook says VS 4c not HS 2 cruxs hard to place gear delicate traverse. Done alot easier VS on limestone like Coral Sea Trowbarrow is way easier.

John Brayshaw 08/Jul/07 Lead rpt
with Erica
erica 08/Jul/07 2nd
with John
iceferret 20/Jun/07 2nd O/S

nice balancey climbing

with Ian Bradley
Hidden 19/Apr/07 Lead
northernneil ??/2007 -
Brown 15/Sep/06 Solo O/S
wushu 06/Aug/06 2nd
Hidden 17/Jun/06 Lead
Hidden 18/Jun/05 -
chicken88 ??/2005 Lead O/S
Adi Hooper ??/2005 Lead
with Various
malc 05/Oct/03 Lead
Hidden 26/Apr/03 Lead
Hidden ??/2003 2nd
Rog Wilko ?/Nov/01 Lead
with Karl Lunt
John Brayshaw 16/Sep/00 Lead rpt
with Keith Shaw, Chris
Hidden 23/Jul/00 Lead
Hidden 14/Jul/00 Lead
Hidden 01/May/98 Lead
Hidden 18/Apr/98 2nd
RobSimmo 22/Mar/98 Lead O/S
kato'sdad 22/Mar/98 2nd
Hidden ??/1998 Lead O/S
nickdonohue 24/May/97 Lead
Hidden 14/Sep/96 Lead
Hidden 06/Jun/96 2nd rpt
Hidden 17/Sep/95 Lead rpt
Tim Bateman 22/Jul/95 Lead
Hidden 03/Jul/95 Lead rpt
AndyP 02/Jul/95 Lead O/S

SPA course.

with Ian Fenton (SPA Course)
Trobbo 01/Jul/95 Lead
with mick machin
Hidden 21/Jun/95 Lead O/S
Graham Booth ?/Jun/95 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Oct/94 2nd rpt
steve prior ?/Jul/94 Lead
with Gordon
Iain Thow 06/May/94 Lead
with Rob Ivens
Hidden 16/Apr/94 Lead
Hidden 16/Jul/93 Lead rpt
Hidden 12/Jul/93 Lead rpt
Hidden 15/Apr/93 Lead rpt
Chris Terrey 20/Oct/91 Lead
with Gerry Dunford
Hidden 15/Sep/91 2nd O/S
whispering nic 31/Aug/91 Lead O/S
with Ali W
Mick King 12/May/91 2nd
with Mark Lavender
Mick King 01/Dec/90 2nd
with Pete Hankinson
tapley 17/Sep/90 Lead
with Alison Tapley
John Brayshaw 01/Sep/89 2nd rpt
with Chris
Andy Say 07/Sep/88 Solo
rogerskews ?/Jun/88 -
with Martin Coward
Moses 04/Apr/88 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/86 Lead O/S
PaulHermes ??/1985 -
Hammy 25/Oct/81 Solo
Hidden 26/Jul/81 Lead O/S
John Brayshaw 15/Jul/81 Lead O/S
with Shaun
Hammy 08/Feb/81 Lead
with Rob Lawson
Hidden ??/1980 Lead
Nic Robinson ??/1977 Solo β
Hidden 07/Mar/76 2nd
Dave Musgrove 02/Mar/68 -
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