Rockfax Description
14m. The crack and groove in the shady side wall. © Rockfax

Mark Leach 1982

Oldmanofsalford ?/Oct 2nd
Nigel Bond 24/Aug Lead
Jamesmoly 24/Aug 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Aug Lead
Hidden 06/Aug Lead rpt
Andrew Holden 17/Jul Lead
JenShelley 05/Jul TR rpt
Ste G 05/Jul TR O/S
The Norris 03/Jul Lead O/S
with Gem
JenShelley 29/Jun Lead O/S
with Mike
MichaelGallimore 29/Jun 2nd

Superb lead from Jenny on her first intentional VS 4c.

with Jenny
Hidden 14/May 2nd β
Ann S 20/Apr Lead dnf

Don't normally try 4c on grit (in fact don't normally try 4c at all,) but reports suggested it was a soft touch and had obvious good gear so decided to have a go. Couldn't complete crux move which was a hard mantel for me as a short arse (5'). Lowered off. Gear very good

with Chris Greenhalgh
ChrisGreen 20/Apr Lead rpt
with John D, Ann S
Hidden 20/Apr 2nd
BAZIL 18/Apr Lead O/S
with wayne standish
BAZIL 18/Apr Lead O/S
with wayne standish
Robin Nichols 05/Apr Lead O/S
with Jim, Roger
Roget 05/Apr 2nd O/S
with robin, jim
martintom 04/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Daria Przybyla, Nikki Morrison
sarahjk ?/Sep/14 2nd
Hidden 06/Aug/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 06/Aug/14 2nd
jordan taylor 27/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Nigel Bond 22/Jun/14 Lead
with Stuart Bond
ChrisB.19 18/Jun/14 2nd
g1m147 18/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 18/Jun/14 Lead
Scott Dunkley 17/Jun/14 -
Hidden 12/Jun/14 Lead O/S
ben.phillips 12/Jun/14 2nd rpt
with Jared Kitchen
Matt250 01/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 30/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/May/14 TR
Emily Skorupa 15/Apr/14 TR
Hidden 14/Apr/14 TR
Hidden 14/Apr/14 TR
mcb 10/Apr/14 Lead O/S
AndyPratt88 08/Apr/14 2nd
with Jim
andy_e 15/Mar/14 2nd rpt
with Pete Chaplin
andy_e 12/Mar/14 Lead O/S

Felt very easy for the grade, maybe an easy HS.

with Ben Phillips
ben.phillips 12/Mar/14 2nd O/S
daviejbeer 09/Mar/14 TR
Derek.cttn 09/Mar/14 2nd
StuartCJones 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
StephenS ?/Mar/14 2nd
mikedelderfield 13/Sep/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 24/Jun/13 TR O/S
Hidden 18/Jun/13 TR
augustus trout 16/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Colin Maddison
Albanian 07/Jun/13 2nd
Dave Richards 06/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Tom Rodgers
qwidgibo 06/Jun/13 2nd rpt
tjrukc 06/Jun/13 -
pie_eater_pete 31/May/13 -
Albanian 26/May/13 Lead O/S
with Norman
Hidden 25/May/13 2nd O/S
qwidgibo 25/May/13 Lead O/S
Nigel Bond 02/May/13 Lead
with Jeff cmc
Ste_b1978 30/Apr/13 Lead
with Danny
Hidden ?/Apr/13 Lead
ladymuck 17/Feb/13 2nd O/S
chrisbeano ??/2013 2nd
fulton333 29/Sep/12 Lead
with Claire Hoolohan
Claireee 29/Sep/12 2nd
joe_lancs 29/Sep/12 Lead
mamboochris 15/Sep/12 Lead

Second time Ii lead this route. Nice climbing with a great move on to big ledge.

with Andrew, Leah, Bruce
Stefan Trebicki 01/Sep/12 TR
with Liam Brady
wrapped in bacon 26/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with Rob (LCCC)
g1m147 26/Jul/12 Lead rpt
with Murray
miles01 26/Jul/12 Lead O/S
efrance24234 25/Jul/12 2nd O/S
efrance24234 25/Jul/12 Solo O/S
johnny20whales ?/Jul/12 TR
bantamdave 28/Jun/12 2nd O/S
with Murray
ChrisGreen 11/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Craig Q
JonnoP 24/May/12 Lead O/S
with Jo Ramsden, Paul Burke
Stefan Trebicki 24/May/12 TR
with Liam Brady
Stefan Trebicki 05/Apr/12 2nd
with Liam Brady
Hidden 28/Mar/12 Lead O/S
miles01 26/Mar/12 2nd O/S
PauI360 ??/2012 Lead O/S
g1m147 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Diane
Hidden 04/Sep/11 Lead
lancashirelass 05/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with wesley slattery
bigglesbutcha 28/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with John Tebay
Hidden 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/May/11 2nd
yemm 08/May/11 2nd
alecjcook 02/May/11 TR rpt
with Graham Cook
Nigel Bond 28/Apr/11 Lead
with Bern Hardman
bigglesbutcha 20/Apr/11 2nd rpt

Ade's first VS lead.

with Ade
eccyamigo 15/Apr/11 Lead
with gaz todd
AMarchant 10/Apr/11 Solo O/S
ben1987 06/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 27/Mar/11 2nd
alecjcook 19/Mar/11 TR β
with Andy Mc, Tom Onley
eccyamigo ?/Mar/11 2nd
with martin knight
Joe Auty ??/2011 2nd rpt
climbing_rocks1983 04/Sep/10 2nd O/S

great route with left foot eliminate

with Kieran
Nigel Bond 02/Sep/10 2nd
with Stuart Bond
Nigel Bond 25/Jul/10 Lead
with Stuart Bond
Hidden 24/Jul/10 Solo O/S
tobyk 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Claire Hoolohan
mickJ 20/Jun/10 2nd
with simon
stratandrew 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Carolyn Mills
richorme 02/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Gary Woodburn
Hidden 03/May/10 Lead
Hidden 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
wheelo 13/Oct/09 Lead
with chris g
ChrisGreen 13/Oct/09 2nd rpt
with John W
bigglesbutcha 30/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Gaz
nickhoward 17/Aug/09 Lead
tmawer 09/Aug/09 2nd
with John
Hidden 12/Jul/09 AltLd
Hidden 08/Jun/09 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/Jun/09 -
Hidden 26/May/09 2nd O/S
mickJ 07/May/09 2nd
with andy l
mickJ 25/Apr/09 Lead
with simon
kjbix 15/Apr/09 Lead
lancashirelass 15/Apr/09 2nd
with kjbix
Hidden 13/Apr/09 2nd
mickJ 30/Jun/08 Lead
with paul r
wheelo 04/Jun/08 Lead
with pete
Hidden 24/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/May/08 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/May/08 -
Hidden 06/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/08 2nd
Timothy Greenhalgh 16/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Chico
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 03/Sep/07 Lead rpt
Simon Holden (LCandCC) 07/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Murray
jsw1 12/Jun/07 TR rpt
jom 12/Jun/07 TR

great route - all there but makes you work for it. In the guidebook as VS 4c.

dannyxt 04/May/07 AltLd
with James Jennings
Hidden 04/May/07 Lead O/S
rick1fugazi 25/Aug/06 TR O/S
with Jimmy, Lee
Hidden ??/2006 -
pudding ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S
jordan davies 19/Sep/04 TR O/S
with Sam Calderbank
Carl Smethurst 24/Jul/04 Lead O/S
with Ian Pickles
datoon 20/Jul/04 2nd O/S
with RT
Marvino ?/May/04 2nd
with Jamie & Lee
Howard J 02/Sep/03 Lead O/S
with Dave Spencer
Gimpy86 ?/Sep/03 Solo rpt
jsw1 14/May/03 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2000 Lead
mattnuttall 06/Aug/90 2nd
with Alan Holden
Hidden 21/Jun/84 2nd O/S
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