79m, 4 pitches. No description has been contributed for this climb.

H.M.Kelly, B.Eden-Smith, J.B.Kilshaw Jul/1926

Ticklists: Classic Rock, 50 Best HS Routes in the UK., #RadTradGirl UK HS/VS climbs Easter 2017, Classic VS's of Scafell, Lakeland's Best Multi-pitch Routes up to HVS, Tom Ripley's best UK HS climbs.

Pero 11/Oct AltLd
topsyturvy 11/Oct AltLd O/S

p2. p4. good route. enjoyed the belay at the look out - great views.

with Pero
JemG 14/Sep Lead dnf
with Joe Cartmell
Peter Metcalfe 16/Aug AltLd
with John Metcalfe, Alex Metcalfe
Matt Harmon 06/Aug AltLd O/S

led P1, 2,3 in two pitches. suprisingly hard crux on P2.

Sarah Roscoe 06/Aug AltLd

lead top pitch. a lot of the route wet and slippery

joermann 01/Aug AltLd
Rob McGurk 17/Jun Lead dnf

Tradventure. Hiking up was fun. Backed off the route in rain and fog. Rolled my ankle descending the fell.

with Patrick
timmsy 08/Jun 2nd
David_Gledson 08/Jun Lead O/S

Really good slab climbing. Great belay at the lookout. We were above the cloud looking across to Pikes crag. Amazing. Felt so high. Crux is moving out of the corner and the traverse left on the second pitch. Pretty slippable so no to the solo I think.

nicks 08/Jun AltLd
with Ed Hastings
Hidden 05/Jun AltLd O/S
Hidden 05/Jun AltLd O/S
glaramara 05/Jun 2nd

Very exposed climbing and I admit to being intimidated by the exposure. Essential led up by Mau mau who climbed well. Worth the hype.

with Mau mau
chris smith 04/Jun Lead
Graeme Hammond 04/Jun Solo O/S

WOW, forgot shoes for walk down oops

gingerking ?/Jun Solo
with Alan
RM199 28/May Lead O/S
loonylovegood93 28/May 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/May AltLd O/S
Hidden 09/May AltLd O/S
tomhull 09/May AltLd O/S

Lead the two best pitches in one. Glorious

with matt harris
ynot 09/May AltLd O/S

Excellent climb, enjoyable on all pitches. Meets it's *** status.

ajsburns 08/May AltLd O/S

Led P1 and P3

with Will, Chris
scottidog 08/May AltLd O/S
with Hugh Jordan
HimTiggins ??/2016 -
Darron ??/2016 -
Hidden 13/Aug/15 AltLd
Tom Cox 07/Aug/15 Lead
MikeLeeds 25/Jul/15 Sent rpt

Oh so cold.

with Holly, Dave Clark
Hidden 12/Jun/15 AltLd
Matt Amos 11/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

One of the most enjoyable climbs I've ever done, it was just excellent. Lead 2 and 4.

Danny Crump 11/Jun/15 AltLd
with Matt Amos
CMoore 30/May/15 Lead
tunnah 30/May/15 2nd
carl_123 10/Apr/15 AltLd O/S
Gillieshill ??/2015 AltLd O/S
Gillieshill ??/2015 -
Jacob Phillips ??/2015 Lead
Hidden 18/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
Hidden 18/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
eldre070 14/Sep/14 AltLd O/S

I ran P1 and P2 together and Stuart did the same for P3 and P4. Felt tough as i stayed in the corner for the whole of the 2nd pitch. Should have gone left i think! Good route all round though. Preferred Mickledore Grooves.

with Stuart barclay
tiga271 12/Sep/14 AltLd

Led pitches 1 and 3

with Mark
mark20 12/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
seanprendiville 12/Sep/14 2nd
with Karin, Tessa
K Farrell 07/Sep/14 AltLd

Led pitches 1+3. Brilliant climbing!

with K McKay
Jonny M 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Andre Knirsch
K Mckay 07/Sep/14 AltLd O/S

Led pitches 2+4. Fabulous.

Ed 07/Sep/14 AltLd O/S


Hidden 23/Aug/14 -
Mike Tutt 27/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Crux wet and very difficult, the rest of the route was straightforward.

with Paul Cookson
erica 26/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Led pitches 1 and 3

with John
John Brayshaw 26/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
with Erica
Hidden 23/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
nickb1 23/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
Justin Shiels 22/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Chris
Hidden 12/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
Martin Bagshaw 11/Jul/14 Lead O/S
clairemathews 11/Jul/14 2nd
Hidden 01/Jul/14 Lead
Hidden 28/Jun/14 AltLd
Bry 28/Jun/14 AltLd O/S
ColdAndWet 27/Jun/14 AltLd
with Simon Rogers
Hidden 21/Jun/14 AltLd O/S
nick ferro 21/Jun/14 AltLd

Pitches 1 and 4

with C R Lucy, Oli Birkill
Hidden 21/Jun/14 AltLd
farmus21 05/Jun/14 Solo dnf


Hidden 28/Sep/13 Lead O/S
cjd91 28/Sep/13 AltLd O/S
scott gibson 20/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

I led to lookout in 1 pitch and Graeme led the rest in 1. Excellent climbing.

with graeme read
Hidden 19/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
Hidden 19/Jul/13 AltLd
AJM 17/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
Dervey 15/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with Rich
Richard Alderton 14/Jul/13 AltLd

Superb route. Let P1, P3.

with Liam
Simon Caldwell 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Couldn't work out where to start and ended up doing an extra pitch before the first. I led this pitch and guidebook pitches 2 and 4. Pitch 3 was the best, though not the hardest.

with Carmen
Hidden 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
ollyroberts 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Pitch 2+4

piersnewton 13/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

pitch 1 and 3 lead

Hidden 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jul/13 AltLd rpt
Hidden 06/Jul/13 -
David Kay 06/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with Ben, Mel Michon
joe_lancs 06/Jul/13 AltLd
morsy 08/Jun/13 AltLd
with peter berwick
Pete23 08/Jun/13 AltLd
with Stephen Mors
Allan Winstanley 25/May/13 AltLd O/S

Not that easy to get to the bottom of the climb and the top pitch is not straightforward.

with Ken
chris ginge ??/2013 Lead
gallonj ??/2013 -
Andy Chadwick ??/2013 -
Hidden ??/2013 -
j.buckley87 15/Jul/12 AltLd O/S
joermann 02/May/12 Lead
Sean Holmes 02/May/12 Lead
Justin Tracey 30/Mar/12 AltLd

March 30th and the Scafell Crag is bone dry, unbelievable.

with Steve Hall
Elsier 29/Mar/12 AltLd O/S

Lead pitch 1 and 3, fabulous climbing, a bit chilly but dry

with Nathan
Hidden 28/Mar/12 AltLd O/S
danny33 26/Mar/12 Lead
TRFrost 26/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with D. Armstrong
Hidden 25/Mar/12 AltLd O/S
Darron ??/2012 -
Al Evans ??/2012 Lead
gingermike1 ??/2012 AltLd
Narked4fun ??/2012 -
matt perks ??/2012 -
Stone Idle ??/2012 -
Stone Idle ??/2012 -
Hidden 30/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
Ste Ridd 30/Jul/11 AltLd

Continued up Slingsbys Chimney to the top.

zach.stone 13/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
i_a_coops 13/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Think I did pitch 2 of Anglo, climbed the arete instead of the groove, which wasn't ideal as a gentle reintroduction to climbing...

theotherpetehill 13/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/11 -
mark4344 03/Jul/11 AltLd O/S

Amazing climb and position on top of Scafell. no problems on route, but you need your mountain head on.

with Matt Payne
cheeky 03/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
Sean Bell 02/Jul/11 AltLd O/S

Would get VS in a lot of other places.Lovely climb.

with James Dunn
Hidden 11/Jun/11 AltLd
Hidden 11/Jun/11 AltLd
Hidden 04/Jun/11 2nd
Tanya Savage 04/Jun/11 Lead

Lovely climbing, some delicate traverses but enough protection.

Shaw Brown 04/Jun/11 Lead

For the first pitch we followed the line of the toppo in the FRCC guide, nice start but harder than the rest of the climb! Lovely route, suprised that some people scored it with 2 stars.

Neil Pacey 04/Jun/11 2nd O/S
ruaidh 30/Apr/11 AltLd

Magnificent. Continued up Slingsbys Chimney to the top. Awesome day.

with Jonah
Hidden 26/Apr/11 AltLd
Graham Westbrook 25/Apr/11 AltLd O/S
Kirill 22/Apr/11 AltLd O/S

Led 1st and 3rd pitches

claregardiner 22/Apr/11 AltLd
richyg 22/Apr/11 -
peter myers 21/Apr/11 AltLd O/S
with Simon Bennet
Hidden ??/2011 -
brianrunner ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
Paul Boggis ??/2011 AltLd
rurp ??/2011 Lead
pasbury ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
jon clayton 26/Sep/10 Lead
Hidden 05/Sep/10 AltLd O/S
Hidden 04/Sep/10 AltLd
Hidden ?/Sep/10 Lead O/S
nic42 21/Aug/10 2nd dnf
with dru
esther ?/Aug/10 AltLd
jsw1 12/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with David Medcalf
Hidden 11/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Jen Mason 04/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
with Adrian, Tamara
rockrat 26/May/10 AltLd O/S

Lead pitches three and four.

with Tristan Semple, Luke Armitage
martrin 23/May/10 AltLd
with 2 fish bob
riven 22/May/10 AltLd O/S
Chriswallis2 22/May/10 AltLd O/S
with Joe
Dave Lacey 22/May/10 AltLd O/S

Dinny 1, Jak 2&4, me 3

with Dinny Davies, jak.kelly
jak.kelly 22/May/10 AltLd O/S

Pitches 2 and 4

with Dinny Davies, Dave Lacey
Will Hunt 22/May/10 AltLd O/S

Pitch 2 & 4

Hidden 22/May/10 AltLd O/S
Roger Cruse 17/Apr/10 AltLd O/S
with Kris
alan moore ?/Apr/10 -

Magic; a surprise round every corner...

Hidden ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 AltLd
stimpey 13/Sep/09 AltLd O/S
with Pete, Davina
petegunn 13/Sep/09 AltLd
with Davina & Steve
Hidden 13/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/09 AltLd
Hidden 30/May/09 AltLd O/S
The Bad Cough 30/May/09 AltLd O/S

pitch 2,3,4

with Ste Graham
Bob M 22/Apr/09 Lead
with Chris Bristow
jimorothy 13/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Like Keanu Reeves once said, "Whoah"

with Rachel Crolla
Seymore Butt ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 AltLd O/S
mick grim ??/2009 AltLd O/S
Hidden 15/Jun/08 AltLd O/S
jonka ?/Jun/08 AltLd
with gareth
jimbobimbo ?/Jun/08 AltLd O/S
Guy Wilson 25/May/08 AltLd O/S
with Byron Buck
Byronius Maximus 25/May/08 AltLd O/S
mje1398 24/May/08 AltLd O/S
with John M
Ben1983 24/May/08 AltLd O/S
Hidden 20/May/08 AltLd
decs 14/May/08 AltLd
with Ian
beds74 08/May/08 Lead
with Dave Williams
cat22 ?/May/08 2nd O/S
with Mike
Hidden ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 -
net 26/Aug/07 AltLd

Led p1 (rather wet) and 3 (lovely).

with Rob
Hidden 24/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
Hidden 09/Jun/07 AltLd
Hidden ?/Jun/07 AltLd
IanGilbertJones 28/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/07 AltLd
Rawstron1 ?/May/07 2nd
with Tim
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead O/S
kitkat78 07/Apr/07 Lead
with Dan M
Hidden ?/Apr/07 Lead
andybirtwistle 26/Jul/06 Lead
with Sue Birtwistle
Hidden 17/Jul/06 2nd
Hidden 17/Jul/06 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Jul/06 Lead
khawk ?/Jul/06 AltLd
with WH
Hidden 17/Jun/06 AltLd
Arjen 10/Jun/06 2nd O/S

Pleasant climb, a few hard moves when traversing at the beginning of the slab, but for the rest very nice indeed.

with Nils
sgl 04/Jun/06 Lead
with Konnie
Hidden 04/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
steev 03/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
with Siskatron
Hidden ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Darragh ?/Jun/06 -
with Colm & Pat
John Kettle ??/2006 AltLd
paul79 ??/2006 -
GPN ?/Aug/05 AltLd
with Sam Clifford
Mark Davies PK ?/Aug/05 AltLd O/S
with Ady Short
Dave Latimer 08/Jul/05 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/05 AltLd O/S
Harry Ellis ?/Jul/05 -
with Ellie Parker
smollett ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/05 -
MaNimal 03/Aug/04 AltLd
Peter Metcalfe 02/Aug/04 AltLd

Found the crux on the second pitch, the traverse left out to the edge of of the slab, fairly hard. Smashing climb though, but give it plenty of time to dry - it was still seeping when we did it early August.

with Matt Neale
Hidden 14/Jul/04 AltLd
Ann S 05/Jul/03 2nd
with Bill Harrison
Neil Ireson ?/Jul/03 AltLd
with Jane
BenTiffin 02/Jun/03 AltLd
with Dan Robinson
malc 30/May/03 AltLd
with AP
Hidden ??/2003 AltLd
five ?/Sep/02 Lead O/S
with GL
Hidden ??/2002 Lead
Hidden ?/Aug/01 -
biggianthead 23/Jun/01 -
with HT
rlrs ??/2001 AltLd
Antony Mariani ??/2001 AltLd O/S
with rlrs
p.crooky#1 23/Jul/00 AltLd
with Crotty
Hidden 22/Jul/00 AltLd
Chris the Tall 17/Jun/00 AltLd

Lead 1st and 3rd pitch (4a), Bill led 2nd (4c) and last. The sun finally made an appearance

with Bill G
Hidden ?/Jun/00 2nd O/S
Hidden 01/Jan/00 -
Steve Lenartowicz ??/2000 -
runestone ??/2000 -
Fatherof2 ?/Aug/98 -

Also climbed with mum

with Dave
Hidden 17/May/98 Lead
Simonfarfaraway ??/1998 Lead

Me George and Issy!

Le Chevalier Mal Fet 30/Aug/97 Lead
with Geoff
Hidden 24/Aug/97 -
Tom V 15/Jun/96 AltLd
with John Ganley
steve prior ?/Aug/95 AltLd
with Gary
Raggar 30/Jul/95 AltLd
with Chris B
Dave Westby ??/1995 Lead
with Garry Nuttal
John Southworth ?/Aug/94 AltLd O/S
Mick King 22/Jun/92 Solo
Hidden 20/Jun/92 AltLd
Hidden ??/1992 Lead
ewar woowar ??/1992 Lead
philhc ??/1991 -


Richard Weller 15/Sep/90 -
with Robin Cowan
andy gittins ?/Jul/90 Lead
rogerskews 13/May/90 -
with Martin Coward
Hammy 10/May/90 AltLd
with Pete Smith
lithos ?/May/90 Lead
with pete whysall
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1990 Lead
phardman ??/1990 -
DaveHo ??/1990 Lead O/S

Done pre UKC in the 80's or 90's and are on a tick list.

DaveHo ??/1990 Lead O/S

Done pre UKC in the 80's or 90's and are on a tick list.

DaveHo ??/1990 Lead O/S

Done pre UKC in the 80's or 90's and are on a tick list.

DaveHo ??/1990 Lead O/S

Done pre UKC in the 80's or 90's and are on a tick list.

DaveHo ??/1990 Lead O/S

Done pre UKC in the 80's or 90's and are on a tick list.

Andy Say 25/Jun/89 Solo
Bolehillbilly 22/Jun/89 AltLd

Soloed a lot of it.

with Andy Williamson
Rog Wilko ?/Jun/89 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
rob.grafton ??/1989 -
with Jim
johnkeith ??/1988 AltLd
with Michael Sandison
Paul Clarke ??/1988 AltLd
with FMC
stewart murray ??/1987 AltLd O/S

Led p1, p3

with Stewart Pollard
Bob 14/Sep/86 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Sep/86 Lead
Hidden 01/Jun/84 AltLd
biggianthead 06/May/84 -
with G
uphillnow ??/1984 -

must look up precise date

with john wright, Andrew (Pog) Horn
Rob Davies 23/Jul/83 AltLd
with Angus McLean
ill_bill ?/Aug/82 Lead
MikeDowsett 05/Jun/82 Lead
with Jon Sharpe
Hidden 01/Aug/81 Solo
chris skipton ?/Apr/81 AltLd
with peter latimer
biggianthead ??/1981 -
with M
Nic Robinson 04/May/80 Lead O/S
Chris Craggs ??/1980 -
dtalbot ??/1980 -
telemark ??/1978 -
Gordon Stainforth 14/Aug/77 Lead

Superb route. Walked all the way from Borrowdale.

with Mike Burke
Ken Taylor 01/Jul/77 AltLd
with Gerry Dunford
Nigel Bond 09/Jun/77 Lead
with Tony Cuddy
Bolt Phobia 21/May/77 Lead
Martin Bennett 18/Jul/76 -
with Pete Chapman, H Wiggans
GeoffG 10/Jul/76 AltLd
with tony bowker
Hidden 04/Jul/76 AltLd
Ian Jones ?/Jun/76 Lead O/S
with Chris Newton and Paul thingy from Durham Uni.
Hidden 10/Aug/75 AltLd O/S
Mark Kemball ?/Aug/75 AltLd
with Bill Wheeler
Bob M ?/Aug/75 -
with Geraldine King
Dave Musgrove 17/Aug/69 AltLd
with Charlie Vigano, Bob Knapton
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