2 pitches. Starts on the higher ledge to the right and finishes up the dark and slippery Rave Rock Gully.
Best split into 2 pitches otherwise rope drag my be a problem.

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List.

FlavioL1989 27/May Solo O/S
Mike W ??/2015 Lead
Mark Duncan 14/Aug/14 Lead O/S

Done in pouring rain, crack was disgustingly wet and the ledges wet, but still nice climb and takes a wonderful line. Led in one pitch, rope drag was fine.

with will swales
LanceSolf 09/Aug/14 AltLd O/S

Lead the second pitch and crossed the main butress in raven rock gully, just above the horizontal crack, to finish on raven rock gully left hand.

Will7777 09/Aug/14 AltLd
LakesWinter 05/May/14 Lead
with Phil B
magicmartin 30/Sep/13 2nd dog

I struggled with the crack and had to treverse right to go up the larger crack. Other than that no probs! Great climb and a very tight squeeze at the end! The rope drag was horrendous. Do it in two pitches!

Zane_18 30/Sep/13 Lead O/S

excellent route, but use huge runners or do in two pitches! will grow the balls to do the direct route next time!

Will7777 ?/Aug/13 AltLd O/S
Hidden 21/Jan/12 2nd
Hidden 21/Jan/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/11 2nd
tasmat 14/Apr/11 Lead

I did it in one pitch, and had so much rope drag that I had to untie one of my doubles and leave it attached to some gear for my second to find. I just could not move forward at one stage!

with Steph
Stuart William 23/Jan/11 AltLd O/S

1st pitch of Via Dolorosa: Ronnie Kwok, 2nd pitch & finish up Raven Rock Gully: me. Did first 2 pitches of Via Dolorosa but finished up Raven Rock Gully due to rain and the last pitch being incredibly green.

with Ronnie Kwok
manik 07/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Meant to climb Via Dolorosa but got caught out by the rain on the last (crux) pitch so finished in the cave/chimney/rat-hole!

shed_hed 12/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Definitely an adventure!

Garron 15/May/10 2nd
Neil Metcalfe101 17/Apr/10 AltLd O/S

I led 1st pitch with use of tree to get round corner. Finished up a chimney & a tight 'ferret' hole.

with Phil 'the Duke'
Hidden ?/Apr/10 -
Hidden ??/2010 -
philw ??/2010 -
krikoman 23/Aug/09 AltLd rpt

We Split this to stop rope drag. It still makes me laugh!!!

Peeley.b 23/Aug/09 AltLd O/S

I lead first pitch Mark finished.

Andy Miller ?/Jun/08 -
krikoman 10/May/08 Lead O/S

Great fun, some sketchy moves and a dark and tight finish.

with Greg Childs, Jack Whiting, Kev Gibbs
Hidden ??/2003 -
andy tetsill ?/Sep/80 Lead
with Rob Kevan
mikej 08/Jul/70 Solo
with Stewart Grant
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