60m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
(Light and Shade) Start at the foot of a right-trending grassy ramp.
1) 5+, 25m. Climb the ramp then the steep fingery wall on the left, and thin cracks, to a belay on the left below a roof.
2) 4+, 35m. Step left and climb the wall then the arete for 12m until a step right can be made into a groove. Up this to the chain. A more direct version of the upper section of this pitch is the exposed Solformørkelsen, 6-. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
1) HVS 5a, 20m.
2) 4b, 35m.

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Lofoten Rock Top 50.


ClimberDateStyle
Big Lee 19/Sep AltLd O/S

Led the second pitch. Climbed the first pitch twice after forgetting the guidebook. Both pitches were excellent. * A loose diamond shaped block immediately up and left of the first belay (around the corner) looked ready to topple. Needs extreme care.

annak 19/Sep AltLd O/S

Lovely lovely climb in very British conditions

Hidden 30/Aug AltLd O/S
Clay C 25/Aug AltLd O/S
with Ross
67hours 25/Aug AltLd O/S

P1

with Willy
Hidden 25/Aug AltLd O/S
Hidden 25/Aug AltLd O/S
Hidden 21/Aug AltLd O/S
alexm198 21/Aug 2nd O/S
ecromwell 21/Aug AltLd

Matt led p1. Nice route, climbed on a beaut sunny day.

Matt Harle 21/Aug Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Aug AltLd
Graeme Hammond 13/Aug AltLd O/S

Great first route of the holiday, led P1, did the 6- variation on 2nd pitch after taking Andy's gear out.

Jim Slater 13/Aug AltLd O/S
with Trevor Wilson
Hidden 13/Aug AltLd O/S
dan_o_b 11/Aug AltLd O/S
lyneux 30/Jul Lead

P2 ONLY

cem 23/Jul AltLd rpt

Led p1. We went up Solformørkelsen for the 6- finish.

with Deniz Sumengen
Hidden 14/Jul AltLd O/S
Hidden 23/Jun -
Hidden 23/Jun AltLd O/S
Mark Kemball 20/Jun AltLd O/S

Led pitch 2, superb short route.

with Chris Calow
DavidEvans 04/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Helen Garrett
Pippa 04/Jul/15 AltLd O/S

Nice traverse around to below a roof and nice arête above

jonnie3430 03/Jul/15 AltLd O/S
with Pete
Dave Rumney 21/Jun/15 AltLd

Led P1

with Tanya Milner
Peter Reynolds ?/Jun/15 Lead
Hidden ?/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
John Nuttall 12/Jun/14 Lead
with Sharon
duncana 30/Aug/13 AltLd

I led the second pitch, really nice lead round the corner and up the airy arete

with Pippa Archer
cameron_hall 18/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Led p1 of 'Lys og skygge' and then followed Chris up p2 of Applecake Aréte.

chrisallan 18/Jul/13 -
will_benfold 18/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Led P2

with Aeron Buchanan
Kemics 10/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

I had the lead for top pitch. Possibly one of the best i've ever climbed. Super exposed but easy enough so you can just run it out and enjoy. Just stunning. But seriously cold. Was shivering on belay and the abseil over the roof is a pretty wild way to end.

with Jukka, Antti
NickJH ?/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with Andy Dunhill
ferdia 14/Jun/13 AltLd O/S
with Rozzy
James Oswald ?/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Lead P1 then then linked into P2 of Applecake. Superb climbing and MUCH MUCH better than it looks.

with Clare Erskine
AliMackenzie 11/May/13 AltLd
with Ken
Hidden 13/Aug/12 Lead
Hidden 19/Jul/12 AltLd
Batt 11/Jul/12 AltLd O/S

Lead P2

Hoyes 10/Jul/12 AltLd O/S
mtempest 10/Jul/12 AltLd

Led P1

Dan Lane 10/Jul/12 AltLd O/S

P2. some great climbing up a fairly steep wall.

cymjt ?/Jul/12 -
climbingpixie 25/Jun/12 AltLd O/S
with Andy
Hidden 25/Jun/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden 13/Jun/12 AltLd rpt
Hidden 13/Jun/12 AltLd
chris_B 18/Jul/11 Lead O/S
louby 18/Jul/11 2nd
Ken Taylor 11/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
with Conan Harrod
Conan 11/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
with Ken Taylor
cat22 01/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Mike
Hidden 01/Jul/11 Lead
Andrew1 16/Jul/10 AltLd O/S
with Hulda
Hulda 16/Jul/10 AltLd O/S
with Andi
cem 18/Jun/10 AltLd rpt

Led p2

with Dave Amos
joeydurkin 12/Aug/09 AltLd
with Jen
John Roe 12/Aug/09 AltLd

Marshall led pich 1

with Marshall Kinnear
joeydurkin 11/Aug/09 AltLd dnf

Ran away in heavy rain

with Dave Gleave
Dr Caterpillar 10/Aug/09 AltLd O/S

led p2

John Roe 09/Aug/09 AltLd

60m HVS 5a, led pitch 2

with Gaz Brown
Theeni ?/Aug/09 AltLd O/S
with Matt Kemp
brockers 28/Jul/09 AltLd
Hidden 28/Jul/09 AltLd
HIGHTOWER 21/Jul/09 AltLd dog
with Liz
liz-264 21/Jul/09 AltLd
richardlong78 19/Jul/09 AltLd
with Martin Coleman
Hidden 10/Jul/09 AltLd O/S
Hidden 08/Jul/09 2nd
manwithacam 08/Jul/09 Lead

Lowish in the grade, but a great climb, great moves, great rock, great situation.

with Sarah
Hidden 08/Jul/09 AltLd O/S
Blisco 07/Jul/09 AltLd O/S
with Peter Shone
dan gibson 24/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with helen gibson
tuukka 10/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Hanna
Different Steve 06/Aug/08 AltLd O/S

Led P2

with Steve Gray & Carol Fowles
Claire S-J ?/Aug/08 Lead
Hidden 24/Jul/08 AltLd
Henrik ?/Jul/08 AltLd O/S
with Antonia + Rasse
Alan James - UKC and UKH 12/Jun/08 AltLd
Hidden ?/Jun/08 AltLd
Tim W 17/Aug/07 AltLd O/S

lead first pitch

Hidden 05/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
Mattyk 05/Aug/07 AltLd rpt

Led pitch 1 this tim previously led pitch 2 with Jim and Jussi in August 2002. pleasant route!

with Ali K
cem 21/Jul/06 AltLd O/S

Led p1

RAK 19/Jul/06 AltLd
with Lauri
Hidden ?/Jun/06 2nd O/S
decs ?/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
with Katie
Hidden ?/Jun/06 2nd O/S
Chris Craggs 06/Aug/05 AltLd
with Colin Binks
Bad Mongo ?/Jul/05 AltLd
Hidden 14/Jun/05 AltLd O/S
chrishedgehog 10/Jul/03 Lead O/S

Brilliant juggy top pitch

with Clare Wilkie
TobyA 05/Aug/98 AltLd
with Teppo
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