Rockfax Description
12m. The slabby ramp and steeper juggy finish is a worthwhile beginners' climb. © Rockfax

Simnel 01/Nov Lead
with Natalia
robertmichaeladams 25/Oct Solo
with George Mcmanstallion, Ellie
Hidden 14/Oct Solo
westleas 23/Aug Lead O/S
beagle-ears 09/Aug Lead
potnoodle13 09/Aug 2nd
PanzerHanzler 31/Jul 2nd O/S
with Beardless Martin, Lynn R
fifth 23/Jun Solo
with Polly
Hidden 14/Jun Lead
EBailey 07/Jun Solo
jev 30/May Solo rpt
genghis76 29/May -
with leonide
Hjbvet ?/May 2nd
beagle-ears 18/Apr 2nd
potnoodle13 18/Apr Lead
dannyboy83 07/Apr Solo O/S
with Lena
apotts 06/Apr Solo
leerodgers84 06/Apr Solo O/S
ben.phillips 14/Mar Solo O/S
RobSimpson 01/Mar Lead
petegunn 25/Jan Solo
with Davina
potnoodle13 04/Jan Lead O/S
beagle-ears 04/Jan 2nd
andybirtwistle ??/2015 -
Hidden 15/Nov/14 Solo dnf
tobydunford 30/Oct/14 Solo
with Kirsty Kerr
Hidden 23/Oct/14 2nd O/S
Chris Huntington 23/Oct/14 Lead O/S
rodge 13/Oct/14 Solo O/S
RossCallender 10/Oct/14 Lead

Led 2x family members this climb for SPA

Russell Lovett 05/Oct/14 Solo
with Daisy the dog, Molly the dog and Maggie the dog.
Danielle Arnott 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Freshers
Russell Lovett 13/Sep/14 Solo rpt
with Daisy the dog, Molly the dog and Maggie the dog.
D.Russell 30/Aug/14 Solo O/S
with Adam
Hidden 23/Aug/14 2nd O/S
mjeffery 16/Aug/14 Solo O/S
RossCallender 15/Aug/14 Lead O/S
RankAmateur 03/Aug/14 2nd O/S
with Martin Honey, Bec Jones
Martin Honey ?/Aug/14 2nd

Bastard to get out of top of crack

with Bec, Sam
freemanTom 12/Jul/14 Solo
ClimbingGlen 29/Jun/14 Lead rpt
with Susan Pinkney, Ana Piris, Teresa Torrents
jev 29/Jun/14 Solo rpt
andrew sandercock 21/Jun/14 Solo rpt
Al Aston 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S
GAshby 06/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Alpenglow 11/May/14 Solo O/S

Awkward top out for a Diff!

with NUMC
ClimbingGlen 05/May/14 Lead rpt
Agnieszka 05/May/14 2nd O/S
with Glen
holly138 03/May/14 2nd

Jen's first lead!

with Jen
Hidden 03/May/14 Lead
Hidden 11/Apr/14 Solo
Hidden 06/Apr/14 Lead dnf
Hidden 06/Apr/14 2nd dnf
ClimbingGlen 05/Apr/14 Lead rpt
with Susan Pinkney, Teresa Torrents
MagentaSue 05/Apr/14 -
with Teresa Torrents, Glen Dickson
malinkvist 22/Mar/14 Lead
Klingon 01/Mar/14 Solo
mike25350 ??/2014 2nd dnf
Madden ??/2014 Solo
Leck ??/2014 -
Klingon 06/Dec/13 Solo
Klingon 01/Dec/13 Solo
lostspaceboy ?/Dec/13 Lead
Hidden ?/Dec/13 2nd O/S
Klingon 06/Nov/13 Solo
Klingon 29/Oct/13 Solo
Lornajkelly 20/Oct/13 Lead O/S

first lead!

with Gavin Thomson
Klingon 08/Oct/13 Solo
oli2wd 05/Oct/13 Lead

First lead climb!

alexm198 05/Oct/13 2nd O/S
with Olivia Neal
Russell Lovett 29/Sep/13 Solo rpt
with Daisy the dog, Molly the dog and Maggie the dog.
Klingon 28/Sep/13 Solo
Klingon 22/Sep/13 Solo
Hidden 22/Sep/13 2nd
MarshF 22/Sep/13 Solo O/S
with solo
Klingon 14/Sep/13 Solo
Turkey Stephenson 14/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Klingon 22/Aug/13 Solo
Klingon 16/Aug/13 Solo
Klingon 13/Aug/13 Solo
Stamford Raffles 10/Aug/13 Lead
with Zoe, Dan
Hidden 07/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Klingon 31/Jul/13 Solo
TizzyA 27/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Mike W, Jude
Simnel 21/Jul/13 Lead
with Hannah L
jonnysims 20/Jul/13 2nd
Dav va 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Klingon 11/Jul/13 Solo
The Big Sender 05/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Roberttaylor 05/Jul/13 Solo O/S
with Tom e
welchy29 ?/Jul/13 -
Jester79 30/Jun/13 -
Klingon 29/Jun/13 Solo
Hidden 26/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/13 2nd O/S
Aaron.robson94 10/Jun/13 Solo O/S
kennyne9 08/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with Gillian Newman
alexmcmillan 27/May/13 Solo O/S
ClimbingGlen 19/May/13 2nd O/S

Typical Bowden bold moves at top to finish!

with Teresa Torrents, David Gillen
Simnel 05/May/13 2nd
IanHope 05/May/13 2nd rpt
katyhope 05/May/13 Lead rpt
with John L
mwicks1968 05/May/13 Lead
Matt Dolan 28/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Simon K
kyaizawa 28/Apr/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Andy DB 27/Apr/13 2nd O/S
with Luke G
TheNorthDwarf 10/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/13 2nd O/S
sparra 04/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Nervy off balance crux for a dif

with Mark B
Stamford Raffles 15/Mar/13 Lead

Fucking minging lead. Pisswet and green.

08nbrierley 05/Mar/13 Solo rpt
Hidden 02/Mar/13 Solo
Jordangask 23/Feb/13 TR
Hidden 17/Feb/13 Solo O/S
Palindrome ?/Feb/13 Lead O/S
robahalliday 05/Jan/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jan/13 2nd
Marq 03/Jan/13 Lead O/S
craig cameron 03/Jan/13 Lead O/S

Very easy route , also a good route for beginners to start. Fishhed with a splits bridge move to get past the over-hung slab.

with Nicole Wallace
Vicky L 03/Jan/13 2nd O/S

top move was a little tricky

with Marq
Hidden ??/2013 2nd
Snorfalorpagus ??/2013 Lead O/S
with Chris Wallace
Klingon 10/Nov/12 Solo
jonnysims 03/Nov/12 2nd O/S
with Stephen Watts, Brian Pasco
Tom Dent 31/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Richard Fletcher 22/Oct/12 Solo rpt
Aaron.robson94 19/Oct/12 TR rpt

just did it for the crack was all ready set -up up and down in seconds

adams0498 18/Oct/12 -
Richard Fletcher 09/Oct/12 Solo rpt
Richard Fletcher 09/Oct/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Oct/12 Lead O/S
jev 07/Oct/12 Solo rpt
with HWUMC
echo290 ?/Oct/12 2nd
KatherineWard93 ?/Oct/12 2nd

First climb with Luumc

Sam Mercer ?/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with richard fletcher
Hidden 29/Sep/12 Solo O/S
catrin289 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Adi Baer, Anna Jennings
Richard Fletcher 15/Sep/12 Solo rpt
Richard Fletcher 05/Sep/12 Solo rpt
kennyne9 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Gillian Newman
samt 23/Aug/12 Solo
catjm 20/Aug/12 Solo rpt

A nostalgic solo up what was my first trad lead - nice to find it now seems ridiculously easy!

mike_tamanawis 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Wee overhang at the top.

with Andreas B
Scrabble 05/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Gazlynn 15/Jul/12 -
watson.b 30/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with rich
Richard Fletcher 30/Jun/12 2nd O/S
tristan_kobayashi 23/Jun/12 Lead O/S
benchwarmer 04/Jun/12 Solo
rifrafhughes ?/Jun/12 2nd O/S
keith hal 28/May/12 2nd
with Iain Mckenzie
Hidden 27/May/12 2nd O/S
Badam 27/May/12 Lead O/S

nice enough climb at the grade though I made getting through the bulge look hard

with lee
Hidden 21/May/12 Solo O/S
Liam Martin 09/May/12 Solo O/S
joe king 01/May/12 Lead O/S
with Rose, James Moore
Mark Collins 22/Apr/12 Solo O/S
d1griffiths 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S

An overhang on a diff. This place is sandbag city

with Veronika
skirton 15/Apr/12 2nd
with Sarah Collins
Richard Fletcher 13/Apr/12 Lead O/S
08nbrierley 13/Apr/12 2nd
RuthC 05/Apr/12 Solo
dc88104 04/Apr/12 Solo O/S
Quad 25/Mar/12 Lead O/S

No Diff should ever have an overhang like that!

with Jayne
JFort 25/Mar/12 2nd
with Geoff
Hidden 26/Feb/12 2nd
Hidden 25/Feb/12 2nd O/S
Claire Calverley 25/Feb/12 Lead O/S

First lead climb outdoors

arrang ??/2012 Lead
Hidden ??/2012 2nd
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
alan moore ??/2012 Solo
ewan i 24/Nov/11 Solo rpt
katyhope 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with IanHope
IanHope 06/Nov/11 2nd O/S
Richard Alderton 06/Nov/11 Solo
Ian Jones 30/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Corporal Kate Brown
Hidden 23/Oct/11 Solo O/S
LisaA 22/Oct/11 Solo O/S
Tom Folley 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
ewan i 15/Oct/11 Solo O/S

in descent.

with andrew duggan
catjm 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S

first trad lead, nearly got to the top without placing gear and then put the full rack into the crack, appologies to my second!

SarahA ?/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Russell Lovett 25/Sep/11 Solo rpt

Solo reversed

with alone
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Solo
Hidden 18/Sep/11 Solo
crombie 02/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Michelle
samoliver01 01/Sep/11 Solo
Chris Ellis 01/Sep/11 Lead
with Rachel Ellis, Kathryn Ellis, Louise Pellett
Craig Holden ?/Sep/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 21/Aug/11 Solo
Hidden 18/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/11 Lead O/S
stev1e.wilso 01/Aug/11 Lead
with Rosie
Rozzlarr1992 01/Aug/11 2nd
with Dad
Drew(yes im magic) 30/Jul/11 Lead
with Brad Woodlands
freemanTom 24/Jul/11 Solo
Neil Anderson from Hilton 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Tracey K
nickevens 13/Jul/11 Solo
with Sylvie
Fly Fifer 12/Jul/11 Lead
with Gaz
Gazlynn 12/Jul/11 2nd
with Mark
oliverk 26/Jun/11 Lead
barney_edin 24/Jun/11 Solo
Hidden 24/Jun/11 Solo
James Rolf 20/Jun/11 Solo
Hidden 18/Jun/11 Solo
Hidden 15/Jun/11 Lead
melonmike 15/Jun/11 Solo O/S
with Will Gann, sarah h, Hannah Newcombe, Laura Evans, kate, Mat, Fran Pickerill, Nick, Emily Bond, Jack Metcalfe
Bisteris 30/May/11 Solo O/S
Ross Young 24/May/11 Lead O/S
with Chris HWUMC
Tom Folley 14/May/11 TR
Hidden 01/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/11 2nd O/S
johnl 18/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Isobel Leonard
Simnel 09/Apr/11 2nd
with Alan
Hidden ?/Apr/11 2nd
Adamski1986 ?/Apr/11 Lead
with kerry
Hidden 29/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Russell Lovett 27/Mar/11 Solo rpt
with Daisy the dog
Hidden 22/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Mar/11 Lead
radioshed 26/Feb/11 Solo O/S

up + down in trainers in the wet. slippy.

SteveM 29/Jan/11 2nd
with Kat
kitkat78 29/Jan/11 Lead
with SteveM
Hidden ??/2011 2nd
Hidden ??/2011 Lead O/S
lisafer ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 Solo O/S
backpack ??/2011 -
Phill_ Thompson ??/2011 Lead
Hidden 06/Nov/10 Lead O/S
markhammonds 30/Oct/10 Lead rpt
with Colin Young
APRS 24/Oct/10 Solo
David Kay 24/Oct/10 2nd
DKaye 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Nice little line - it's always nice to get on easy routes that still keep you entertained.

with Lottie Arden
Hidden 02/Oct/10 Solo O/S
Snap 12/Sep/10 2nd O/S
with Minka
Harry Holmes 05/Sep/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Aug/10 2nd
AndrewShanks 01/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Piotr Bamberski
akhutton88 21/Jul/10 Solo
jameslord 06/Jul/10 2nd
with chris
teh_mark 05/Jun/10 Lead RP

Had a minor panic and downclimbed from the first ledge first time round. Came back later and led it cleanly.

with Matthew Foster
robinsi197 26/May/10 Solo
Hidden 21/May/10 2nd O/S
pmordue 21/May/10 Lead O/S
stouffer 01/May/10 Lead
Hidden ?/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Simnel 25/Apr/10 Lead
Hidden 25/Apr/10 TR O/S
brayg01 25/Apr/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/10 -
y2keable 09/Apr/10 Lead rpt
the real dave ?/Apr/10 Lead
Hidden 29/Mar/10 Solo dnf
stewdickson 29/Mar/10 Solo dnf
with pigeonjim, B McG
JdotP 27/Mar/10 2nd O/S
with Luke Dangerfield
Hidden 13/Mar/10 Solo
David Bulley 07/Mar/10 2nd O/S
nickcanute ??/2010 Lead O/S
nickcanute ??/2010 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2010 -
carlh ??/2010 -
danjw ??/2010 -
markhammonds 10/Dec/09 Lead O/S
fall-line 10/Dec/09 2nd O/S
with Mark Hammonds
daWalt 31/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Helen
Hidden 18/Oct/09 Solo O/S
qboyd 27/Aug/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/09 2nd
tmcdermid 27/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Luke Durston
Hidden 27/Aug/09 Solo
CharlieMack 02/Aug/09 Solo O/S
dan.hobley 25/Jul/09 2nd O/S

Top felt harder than Diff, but everything's there.

with Jen
Richiehill 17/Jun/09 2nd O/S

Learning Gear Placements, Belay Techniques, Confidence Roping, Abseiling with rope alone, Building anchor Systems.

rgd1977 10/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Roch 07/Jun/09 Lead
with MRT
AndrewShanks 06/Jun/09 2nd β
Smelly Fox 27/May/09 Solo O/S

In descent.

Hidden 27/May/09 Solo O/S
CalumC 20/May/09 Solo O/S
maxots 28/Jan/09 Solo O/S

Easy Warm up for the day

Andy Moles 28/Jan/09 Solo O/S
with -
thompson1000 ??/2009 Lead
iangray ??/2009 Lead O/S
with lynne
Simnel ??/2009 2nd
beckybray1 ??/2009 Lead
folksi ??/2009 -
Sim_Sim 02/Nov/08 2nd O/S
with Christian Svensson
Matt Bill Platypus 24/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with Lisa Welford
Hidden 18/Oct/08 Solo O/S
Daniel Sutherland 26/Jul/08 Solo O/S

The overhang is not so easy when your not tied on!

boglebadger ?/Jul/08 Lead
Hidden 14/Jun/08 Solo
Hidden 09/Jun/08 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/May/08 Lead O/S
alexp 24/May/08 Lead O/S
with E Stewart
chris_r 24/May/08 Lead O/S
andymoin 20/May/08 Solo O/S

Soloed up next to d to help him with gear. Good first lead by him on his first day outdoors.

heather.deane 18/May/08 Lead O/S
with Stuart
Hidden ?/May/08 Solo O/S
Adrianw 20/Apr/08 Lead O/S

On NMC learn to lead course

with Kevin Lander
rockandroll 19/Apr/08 TR
with Gop
Hidden 24/Feb/08 Solo O/S
mikekeswick ?/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with gill
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
PaulWillis1973 ??/2008 -
petegunn ??/2008 Solo
shouter ??/2008 Solo
MarkDavies36 ??/2008 -
nikmorgan ?/Dec/07 2nd
with Pete
Hidden 13/Oct/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/07 2nd O/S
tony830 05/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Cameron Primrose
Spangle12 05/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Tony
jaybob ?/Sep/07 AltLd
with ally
ed woods 27/Aug/07 Lead
with James, Geoff & Andrea
jamiev 23/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/Jul/07 Solo O/S
akhughes ?/Jun/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/May/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 28/Apr/07 Lead
Hidden 22/Apr/07 Lead
Rock Fairy 07/Apr/07 Lead
with Ian
Hidden 24/Mar/07 2nd
Hidden 24/Mar/07 Lead
Laura Hamlet 03/Feb/07 Solo O/S
liam humble ??/2007 -
Hidden 17/Dec/06 Lead O/S
Rose2 30/Sep/06 Lead rpt
with Meg
leeksi 28/Aug/06 Solo O/S
chris2451 28/Aug/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Aug/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Jul/06 Lead
Murph 02/Jul/06 Solo O/S

harder than it apeared nearly lost it on the overhanging blocks at the top

with Saph
y2keable 02/Jul/06 Lead O/S
phillcardiac ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S

was blowing a gale! finshed off and another pai regaled us with a story of someone being blown from the top the previous year

with simon
bawjaws 24/Apr/06 2nd
with Peter Pan
sneaks ?/Apr/06 -
Hidden 28/Jan/06 AltLd
Hidden 28/Jan/06 Lead
Hidden 21/Jan/06 2nd β
Hidden 21/Jan/06 Lead O/S
Murph ??/2006 Solo O/S
with Bird
gaz.marshall ??/2006 -
pocketsarah ??/2006 Lead
LHumble ??/2006 Lead O/S
with Northumberland College
maria85 15/Oct/05 2nd
Hidden ?/Oct/05 Lead O/S
storky 16/Aug/05 Solo
with Stephen Welch
holly ?/Aug/05 Lead β
Allan Young 09/Jul/05 2nd β
with Bill Sutherland
Phil West 31/May/05 Solo O/S
Sam Judson 10/Apr/05 Lead O/S
with Caroline Judson
rob k 03/Apr/05 Lead O/S
with M Wicks
whispering nic ?/Apr/05 Solo
Ken Applegate ?/Mar/05 Solo
barney_edin 15/Feb/05 -
Hidden 29/Nov/04 2nd
Hidden 29/Nov/04 Lead
Hidden ?/Sep/04 Solo O/S
Simon Caldwell 25/Jul/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 12/Jun/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Aug/02 Solo
Ken Applegate 20/May/02 Lead O/S
with Dave Windross
antclark6381 20/Aug/00 Solo

no handed solo

Antoine1 06/Aug/00 2nd
with Reg
Antoine1 16/Jul/00 Lead
Hidden ?/Feb/00 Solo
Roget 07/Sep/98 Solo O/S
John Pickles ??/1998 Solo O/S
Yourlead 06/Oct/97 Solo
Hidden 30/Mar/97 Lead O/S
Iain Thow 26/Nov/96 Solo
JiveWeasel ?/May/95 Solo
Hidden ??/1995 Solo
stuart100 08/May/94 Solo
JiveWeasel ?/Nov/93 2nd
Marti999 ??/1993 AltLd
Willi Crater ??/1992 -
Tony Little ?/Jul/91 Solo O/S
with DK
Steve Crowe ??/1989 Solo O/S

circa 1989

steviewindsurf ??/1988 -
auldscotal ??/1983 Lead O/S
with ?
Lord of Starkness ?/Aug/81 Solo
telemark ??/1980 Solo
Hidden ??/1980 -
Hidden ??/1980 -
JudithE 08/Aug/73 Solo
with Richard Brecknell Dowsett, Martin Ellis
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