Rockfax Description
12m. Start just left of the arete and climb up and right spiralling above the bulges to an exposed finish around to the right above the big overhangs. A bit bold. Photo on page 1. © Rockfax

plummet 25/Oct 2nd
with Calum + Sinclair
CalumA 25/Oct 2nd
Mark Bull 21/Oct 2nd
with Mike
herrettscott 27/Sep Lead O/S
with Timmy
abbeywall 13/Sep 2nd rpt
with RL, K
rgd1977 30/Aug Lead rpt
MBarraclough 28/Aug 2nd O/S
Hidden 25/Jul Solo rpt
Hidden 05/Jul Lead O/S
sarah hawker 05/Jul 2nd rpt
with bob
mauritanianpixie 05/Jul 2nd
with Conrad
freemanTom 04/Jul Lead

Great fun

with Andy Lang
Nomadguru 04/Jul 2nd O/S
guisboro andy 04/Jul -
with tom
Hidden 04/Jul 2nd
Hidden 20/Jun Lead O/S
Alpenglow 11/Jun Lead O/S
with Alice B
Jude 30/May 2nd O/S
with Connor, TizzyA
grady_9 30/May Lead O/S
with Irish
TizzyA 30/May 2nd O/S
with Connor, Jude
Sam..Oliver 18/Apr TR
fall-line 30/Nov/14 Lead rpt
with Claire Tunaley, James Fathers, Sarah Kirton, Mark Hammonds
james.fathers 30/Nov/14 2nd dog
with Claire Tunaley, Donald Slater
michaele 22/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Oct/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Oct/14 Lead O/S
cpforbes 05/Oct/14 Solo O/S
Gabe Oliver 05/Oct/14 Solo O/S
FraserMcClennan 05/Oct/14 Solo
y2keable 05/Oct/14 Lead rpt

Must have missed out the 4a move somehow, felt easier than some VD's on the crag. I only got 2 bits of gear in the whole climb but really, you don't need any, this climb is the definition of "airy jugfest". Enjoy.

with Mike
kdblondie 05/Oct/14 2nd
with John Armstrong
mike25350 05/Oct/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/Aug/14 Lead
samt 24/Aug/14 Solo
Klingon 30/Jul/14 Solo
hedgehog_john 27/Jun/14 2nd
with Tim R
Hidden 26/Jun/14 Solo O/S
petegunn 11/Jun/14 2nd
with Davina
Hidden 11/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 03/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Klingon 23/Mar/14 Lead
with Nimble
Hidden 21/Mar/14 Lead O/S
RossCallender 21/Mar/14 Lead O/S
chris smith 24/Feb/14 2nd O/S

Great position but not much gear.

with david cowley
David Cowley 24/Feb/14 Lead
Klingon 05/Jan/14 Solo
Hidden 24/Nov/13 Lead
keith hal 19/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Iain Mckenzie
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Lee Wilson 14/Jul/13 2nd
niallk 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
rgd1977 07/Apr/13 2nd rpt
Klingon 05/Jan/13 Lead
with Nimble
robahalliday 24/Nov/12 Lead O/S
fall-line 11/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Sarah Collins, Karolina Mysiak
Quad 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Jayne
JFort 21/Oct/12 2nd O/S
with Geoff
warrygallace ?/Oct/12 Lead
mav 23/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Does rockfax really claim this as exposed?

with JS
CatherineP 22/Sep/12 2nd O/S

Exposed along traverse and arete. Great climb up flutings.

sarah hawker 22/Sep/12 2nd rpt
with bob
Macleod 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S


with kit, alex, Nicky
Baggie 26/Aug/12 2nd O/S
Mark Bull 20/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Steep start, then easy but airy.

with Mike
sarah hawker 29/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Adrianw 29/Jul/12 2nd
Hidden 21/Jul/12 2nd rpt
hedgehog_john 04/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 04/Jun/12 2nd
rgd1977 22/May/12 Lead O/S
beckybray1 22/May/12 2nd O/S
Klingon 12/May/12 Lead
with Nimble
rnotman67 07/May/12 TR

On the shunt

Klingon 06/Apr/12 Lead
with Nimble, Capt Kirk
Ben lad 21/Mar/12 -
with The Wallace
Hidden 01/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Feb/12 2nd O/S
jonnie3430 24/Feb/12 Solo O/S
with Carol, Emily
Carol Goodall 24/Feb/12 Lead O/S


Hidden 16/Feb/12 2nd
Hidden 16/Feb/12 Lead
stouffer 15/Jan/12 Lead
Klingon 14/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with Clyde, Capt Kirk
jugs ??/2012 Lead
Chad123 30/Oct/11 Solo O/S

Great climb, more airy, juggy fun....

with Emily
Will Hunt 22/Oct/11 Solo O/S
with Ed Causton
Neil Mackenzie 16/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Andy
andymoin 16/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Klingon 30/Sep/11 Lead rpt
with Nimble
Matt Poole 29/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Mark Dunn
Hidden 10/Sep/11 2nd rpt
Hidden 10/Sep/11 2nd O/S
jonny taylor 14/Aug/11 Solo O/S
barney800 14/Aug/11 Solo rpt
suess 29/Jul/11 Lead
AGoodi 27/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Ruth Tough
Klingon 14/May/11 2nd
with Kelly J, John, Steve Kirkup
Hidden 24/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 07/Apr/11 2nd O/S
oliverk 03/Apr/11 Lead
Hidden 24/Mar/11 Lead
lisafer ??/2011 -
daWalt 24/Oct/10 2nd rpt
with TC, Lisa
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Lead
Hidden 11/Oct/10 Lead
markhammonds 18/Sep/10 Lead rpt
with Amelia Lloyd
Hidden 12/Sep/10 2nd
Hidden 28/Aug/10 Lead
Woodiee 12/Aug/10 2nd O/S


Hidden 01/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/10 Solo
Liam Ingram 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Nick DW
rnotman67 08/Jul/10 2nd
with Uncle Micky
Mike-W-99 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Not much gear but on huge holds.

abbeywall 03/Jul/10 2nd
with Mike, Fiona
Fiona Reid 03/Jul/10 2nd

Not much gear! but a nice climb.

with Mike, Alison
alanramsay 27/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Alastair Ferguson, Dave
jonb23 22/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Louis Wallace
Colin Matheson 10/Jun/10 Lead
with Charlie Fisher
Hidden 25/May/10 Lead
lindsam 09/May/10 TR O/S
with Will C, Jos Style
Hidden 09/May/10 Lead O/S
steev 08/May/10 2nd O/S
with Will E, Russel
Mr.Billiams 08/May/10 2nd
with Steve, Russell
Hidden 08/May/10 Lead β
Hidden 24/Apr/10 Lead
Hidden 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
BelleVedere 11/Apr/10 Lead


with Cath O'Shea
Scullerdude 10/Apr/10 Lead dnf

I cheated & moved across from Slanting crack onto the Eastern arete at the top of the overhang. Big jugs from that point up.

with Fee
Hidden ??/2010 -
Phill_ Thompson ??/2010 Lead
Hidden 20/Nov/09 Lead O/S
markhammonds 17/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Entertaining air.

with Sarah Pike, Gordon Nimmo-Smith
Hidden 13/Oct/09 TR O/S
NaomiHart 11/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Steve, Liz
Andy Moles 30/Sep/09 Solo O/S
with -
decs 30/Sep/09 Solo
ferdia 30/Sep/09 Lead O/S

a minging day

with Clare Muir
naughtybadboy 31/Aug/09 Lead
with Vic Chambers
MCL 29/Aug/09 Lead
with Brian
Hidden 12/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Lead O/S
erica 18/Jun/09 2nd
with John
John Brayshaw 18/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Erica
Hidden 30/May/09 Lead O/S
odox 28/May/09 Solo
with Sam Webb
y2keable 25/May/09 2nd O/S
with murphy
Hidden 02/May/09 Solo O/S
Mr.Billiams 02/May/09 Lead O/S

Nice wee climb!

with amy
alexp 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with C Halliday
gregoldridge 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Michael & Rachel Weir
daWalt 08/Nov/08 Lead O/S

huge jugs & airy

with Lisa, Sam
Budge 05/Oct/08 Lead O/S
tempeh 05/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with Mike Oates
ed woods 21/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Euan
JiveWeasel 23/Aug/08 Lead
Mrs Weasel 23/Aug/08 2nd

Very airy.

bigbobbyking 17/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Lauren Thompson
Hidden 14/Jul/08 2nd
BelleVedere 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S

Jugtastic - holds in abundance, but gear in scarcity (unless you have LOTS of big stuff). Not sure where the 4a move is, possibly easier climbing than some of the diffs here a bouts. It feels quite adventurous though with plenty of air below you ;-)

with Mike Lauder
Stuart Macfarlane 07/Jun/08 2nd
with Jeanie
boglebadger ?/Jun/08 Lead
Andy DB 18/May/08 Lead O/S
with James B
KeithW 04/May/08 Lead O/S

Weird erosion gives interesting holds. Nicely exposed but safe as houses.

with Si Lambert
barney800 ?/May/08 2nd
martibun 18/Mar/08 -
oliwarlow 18/Mar/08 2nd
with Martin
Hidden ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S
Hay ?/Jan/08 Lead O/S
with John D
Hidden ??/2008 -
odox ??/2008 -
Ben101 ??/2008 -
sneaks ?/Jul/07 -
Colin Matheson 17/Jun/07 Lead
with Charlie Fisher
Hidden 07/Jun/07 2nd
ligaya ?/Jun/07 2nd
with Al
Sam Judson 05/May/07 Lead O/S
with Caroline Judson
duzinga ?/May/07 Lead O/S
with Martina
Hidden 28/Apr/07 Lead O/S
beegsyboy 27/Jan/07 Lead O/S
with Sandy
GPN ?/Nov/06 Solo
barney_edin 02/Jul/06 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/06 Solo
Stuart Macfarlane 28/May/06 2nd
with Dave S
Colin Matheson 13/May/06 Lead
with Mark NMC & Phil NMC
Hidden ?/Jan/06 Lead
curlymynci ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S

Airy and nice.

with Kat
Hidden 03/Feb/05 Lead
Colin Matheson ?/May/04 2nd
with Charlie Fisher
Hidden ?/Aug/03 Lead
Stuart Macfarlane 20/Apr/03 Lead
with Dave M
David Ballantyne ??/2003 Lead O/S
with Tony Shepherdson, Jessica Ballantyne
Hidden 11/Jun/01 -
Hidden 22/Oct/00 Lead
IanMcC 22/Oct/00 Lead
Russell Lovett 23/Aug/00 TR O/S
with andrew haigh
gypsy3006 ??/2000 Lead
Hidden 14/Feb/93 Solo
Hidden ??/1993 Lead
kato'sdad ??/1992 Solo
Roget ?/Aug/89 Solo O/S
with chris jones, jim
Hidden 15/May/88 Solo
malc 06/Oct/84 Solo
auldscotal ??/1982 Lead O/S
with ?
telemark ??/1981 -
Hidden ??/1980 -
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