8m. The face direct, on great, but spaced, holds. Low in the grade. 5a if you start by stepping in slightly from the right or (according to the BMC guide) 5c for the direct start up the flake crack.

John Holt 1979

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List.

andybirtwistle 23/Jul Lead
with Steve Clegg
Matt_C9716 09/Jul Lead O/S

Very nice route, managed to reach past the small Jamming crack.

with Ged, Adam
Cheese Monkey 04/Jul Lead O/S
with Vienna
HumphreyJ20 18/Jun Lead O/S
Valentino 18/Jun 2nd O/S
with Jay
Hidden 09/Jun Lead
LakesWinter 04/May Lead O/S

Very good.

with Dave
terri mc 26/Apr 2nd rpt
with Josh Dawson
DanChad 22/Mar Lead O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 22/Mar 2nd


Le Chevalier Mal Fet 15/Mar Lead

Low in the grade.....but lovely.

with tom bre
tom bre 15/Mar 2nd rpt

Done twice today. First led by Paul then Chris - nice moves with some big holds

with Chris, Paul Deane
JimboWizbo 05/Oct/14 2nd

Nice moves. Tricky finish

with Beth
Hidden 05/Oct/14 Lead O/S
PeteWilson 30/Jul/14 Lead O/S

with 5c direct start, fun juggy route

with john, mark, Timm Wilson, Andrew Graham
Jordanh031 20/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Andrew Abraham 12/Jul/14 2nd rpt
monsteratt 12/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
Hidden 31/May/14 2nd
Hidden 31/May/14 Lead O/S
kermit_uk 26/May/14 Lead O/S
with Michelle
howsthebeef 05/May/14 TR dog
timbanton 19/Apr/14 Lead
with Ian
HB1 27/Aug/13 Solo
HB1 27/Aug/13 Solo
HB1 14/Jul/13 Solo rpt
HB1 14/Jul/13 Solo rpt
Chriswallis2 11/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Anna
terri mc 09/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with Andy Shardlow
HB1 06/May/13 Solo rpt
Andrew Abraham ?/May/13 Lead O/S

Another good route, great holds, great lead.

with Ceara
Morris123 27/Apr/13 Lead
Graeme Hammond 17/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with Becky E
Hidden 06/Oct/12 Sent dnf
Hannes B 23/Sep/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead rpt
tom bre 25/Jul/12 2nd O/S
terri mc 15/Jul/12 2nd β
with John, Andy Shardlow
HB1 21/May/12 Solo rpt
HB1 28/Mar/12 Solo rpt
HB1 28/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Souljah 25/Mar/12 Solo
with Dave and Andi
HB1 13/Mar/12 Solo rpt
HB1 13/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Jack.Beech 29/Sep/11 Lead dog

andybirtwistle 21/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Keith Lonsdale
Peakpdr 29/Jun/11 Lead
with james
Peakpdr 29/Jun/11 2nd

Did the lead first then followed james after he did it to get gear. Very good route should be 2 stars

with james
Alistair Corbett 19/Jun/11 Solo O/S
with john corbett, sam corbett
sam corbett 19/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/11 2nd
Marvino 22/Apr/11 Lead
Hidden 12/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Nick Rundall 09/Apr/11 Lead rpt
with Adam Youd
Hidden 12/Feb/11 2nd rpt
donkster 12/Feb/11 Lead rpt
with DaveNW
Hidden ??/2011 Solo
Mark Dennison 31/Dec/10 Lead rpt

cold fingers green-sy rock great fun

with Donk
donkster 31/Dec/10 2nd rpt
with mark
donkster 21/Nov/10 Lead rpt
with trigg, ben
ciaran1999 14/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with tom, kasha
donkster 05/May/10 Lead rpt
with tim, paul, dennis
Hidden 05/May/10 2nd O/S
toasted 21/Mar/10 Lead
with Andy Graham, Ian Atkins
donkster 08/Nov/09 2nd rpt
with ben
cooper leek 08/Nov/09 Lead dog
with donk
Hidden 07/Nov/09 Lead RP
Jo wood 31/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Mark Hatton, Dylan Burgess
Mark Hatton 31/Oct/09 TR dog
with Jo Wood
donkster 25/Oct/09 2nd rpt
with DaveNW
Hidden 25/Oct/09 Lead O/S
SGD 06/Sep/09 Solo
Rob Davies ?/Sep/09 Lead
with Phil Ashton
Dux 28/Aug/09 2nd dog
Hidden 28/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Welshy 15/Mar/09 2nd
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/08 Lead O/S
thrutch 10/Jun/08 Solo
Hidden 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Alfredo ?/Nov/07 Lead
with Ben H
Dave Richards 08/Jul/07 2nd O/S
Col Allott 24/May/07 Solo rpt

first led it when I was 11 (and much better at climbing!). good solid holds + gear.

Alex@home 05/May/07 Lead O/S

did the direct start - ok route but the start was the best bit

with neil
FrankW 25/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Joe
Andy Clarke 26/Oct/04 Lead O/S
with Ralph
Smelly Fox 22/Jul/03 Lead O/S
with Luisa Giles
Hidden ??/2003 Solo
Gus 11/Apr/02 Solo
Stoney Boy 22/Mar/97 Solo O/S
Roget 04/May/91 Solo O/S
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