Rockfax Description
Tackle the cracks in the south-facing side-wall and make an exit round to the left. Neglected but quite pleasant. © Rockfax

FA. Bob Downes 1957

Ticklists: Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List.

Hidden 07/May 2nd
victim of mathematics 20/Apr 2nd O/S
with Susi
Sebastien Gastaud 16/Apr Lead
with Drew Donato
Drewrockstarr 16/Apr 2nd O/S
PanzerHanzler 03/Apr 2nd O/S

Very pleasant route - nice moves.

with Lynn R
benwh1te 19/Mar 2nd
EllieCotterill 13/Mar 2nd O/S
with Dan
DanH9883 13/Mar Lead
with Ellie
Hidden 01/Jan Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jan 2nd
Phil Anderson ??/2016 Lead
Hidden 28/Sep/15 Lead
leopolian 28/Sep/15 2nd O/S
Jamie Brown 27/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Pete Bradshaw
Prof. Outdoors 26/Sep/15 TR
Phil.Rudd 20/Sep/15 2nd O/S
puppythedog 19/Sep/15 Lead O/S

Enjoyable climb.

with Jon Ditman
BStar 05/Sep/15 2nd O/S
with Rachel Gadd, Ollie Wragg
MikeLell 22/Aug/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Aug/15 Lead O/S
JHiley 16/Aug/15 2nd rpt
with Robin
Griff1990 02/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Piers Turnbull
migs493 25/Jul/15 2nd β
with Jim Borrington
Hidden 19/Jul/15 Lead O/S
petern 27/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Jun/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 25/May/15 2nd O/S
MatthewH 25/May/15 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/15 2nd
hthom 19/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with Lewis Mills
Neil Rigiani 19/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with Tracy Elliot
RANGITOTO 19/Apr/15 2nd
with Leo Woods SDMC
leowoods 19/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Ian J
EllieWoods 19/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Ben S
Ana Broad 19/Apr/15 Lead
with Irena Tomankova
Hidden ?/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Mr Fuller 15/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Mar/15 2nd O/S
GregJones17 01/Nov/14 Lead O/S
Stepanek 01/Nov/14 2nd
Katie Proctor 25/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Steven1993 25/Oct/14 2nd
with Jane Yuan, Katie Proctor
rashwell ?/Oct/14 2nd
monkeymyster 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Pike 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S
giuly 21/Sep/14 Lead
with Robin Oliver
JHiley 14/Sep/14 2nd
with Sarah
Hidden 14/Sep/14 Lead O/S
lottiec 14/Sep/14 2nd O/S


with Mikey P
sdixon 14/Sep/14 Lead
Alex the Alex 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Giles Eperon 23/Aug/14 Lead
Charlie Eperon 23/Aug/14 2nd
Charlotte Nelson 08/Aug/14 Lead
benlatham07 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Harri777 29/Jun/14 2nd
with Will Boxall, Matt Snell
Hidden 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/14 2nd
Hidden 14/Jun/14 TR O/S
AdamPrzeslak 01/Jun/14 Lead O/S
birthers 31/May/14 Lead O/S
caroline256 31/May/14 2nd
with Tom B
Margaret 06/May/14 2nd
with Rich (Alpine Guides)
Hidden 05/May/14 2nd
Marq 05/May/14 Lead O/S
OllyT 04/May/14 2nd
bede.west 04/May/14 Solo O/S

cool traverse

Hidden 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Apr/14 2nd
Mayaculpa 15/Apr/14 2nd
with Tom
t_hume 15/Apr/14 Lead
Hidden 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2014 Lead O/S
matt.stevenson 10/Nov/13 2nd O/S
splat2million 17/Oct/13 Lead
stratandrew 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Chris Thickett
Oo 06/Oct/13 Lead
Don't like e3s 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S

Good royte

with Terri
Terri 06/Oct/13 2nd
TheLiz 06/Oct/13 2nd
Pero 22/Sep/13 Lead
Rob Wardle 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Darren Ives
Hidden 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Jul/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Dan Vaj 13/Jul/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
joemallia 12/Jul/13 Lead O/S
cwildblood 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
tiga271 08/Jun/13 2nd
with Michael ukc
JHiley 02/Jun/13 2nd
with Zuzana
leeds_belle 02/Jun/13 2nd O/S
blackholesun 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
hazeysunshine 25/May/13 Lead O/S
with Fred
TimG 05/May/13 Lead O/S
Michael-H ??/2013 Lead
with simon
Greza ??/2013 -
with Ross
KieranT 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Al Whitehead
Hidden 10/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Oct/12 2nd O/S
Twisty 07/Oct/12 2nd rpt
with Nikki Clift
Dan818 09/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Andy Fielding 08/Sep/12 2nd
goddamm7 08/Sep/12 Lead
Killianmurphy 25/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Adrianw 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Natalie Wilson
waynem1985 29/Jul/12 Solo
Ly-Cilph 26/Jul/12 Lead O/S

First post-op climb :-)

with David (PCC)
Graeme Hammond 26/Jul/12 Solo O/S

Seemed really nice but would like to come back and do it again in less of rush in fading light and in less sweaty conditions.

Hidden 24/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Paul Hy 22/Jul/12 2nd O/S

Becky Lead on half ropes

Hidden 22/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 15/Jul/12 2nd
Hidden 02/Jul/12 2nd
Hidden 20/Jun/12 TR
Bisteris 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Glen Du Jardin
eltax2005 28/May/12 Lead O/S
frume 24/May/12 Lead
Chippers 24/May/12 2nd
Hidden 19/May/12 2nd dog
Hidden 19/May/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/May/12 TR O/S
MikeB1 ?/Apr/12 Lead
Daniel Heath 30/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/12 2nd O/S
chrissloan84 25/Mar/12 Lead
Hidden 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Will Caesar ??/2012 Lead O/S
maddogdave ??/2012 2nd
penny_pops25 13/Nov/11 2nd O/S

was really green and wet

with sarah
SaraAT 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Nov/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
max64 01/Oct/11 2nd
with Mike, John
runwildjohn 01/Oct/11 Lead
with Peter Close, Mike Silver
chrisanderson 29/Sep/11 2nd
fatbuoybazza 02/Sep/11 2nd rpt
Hidden 30/Aug/11 2nd
stuckonarock 21/Aug/11 2nd O/S
with Dan
Purple Roni 18/Aug/11 2nd
with Phil Kennedy
wishicud climbHVS 05/Aug/11 2nd

Nice route. Brilliant traverse on high holds. Good pro.

with my wife, she is nice.
Hidden 03/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 31/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 09/Jul/11 Lead
RosieLynch 09/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Scott Mclellan, Anthony King
Hidden 09/Jul/11 2nd O/S
aking12 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
daviesp2 05/Jul/11 Lead
GLO 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
TGreen 11/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Rosie Henstock 11/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/11 Solo
Ron 26/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Chris
ajc 24/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Brannock 16/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Richard Hill 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S

Finished straight up missing out the traverse at the top. Need to revisit to complete properly.

with Loz
Hidden 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
simon mitchie 06/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Mar/11 2nd
Hidden 29/Jan/11 2nd O/S
MJP 29/Jan/11 Lead O/S

Fortunately traverse was at the top so my poor ropework did not cause issue

MikePen 07/Nov/10 2nd
with Wayne
treg 06/Nov/10 2nd
with The Clevenger
nigel pearson 06/Nov/10 2nd

nice climb with tricky traverse

with Yoko
Pete Nugent 30/Oct/10 2nd
trish1968 30/Oct/10 2nd

Tried to lead but bottled the last move

tiga271 24/Oct/10 2nd

Good climb !

with Dave
Alex Shermer 16/Oct/10 Lead O/S
KurtD 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Martian Dave ?/Oct/10 Lead

Tricky traverse, made a better job than last time

with tiga271
Hidden 05/Sep/10 Lead O/S
mlok2000 05/Sep/10 2nd O/S
CathS 21/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Mark Robinson
Shad 08/Aug/10 2nd
Steve J P 08/Aug/10 Lead
with BW
Bernie Wylde 08/Aug/10 2nd
with sp
fatbuoybazza 08/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 01/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Danny Crump 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Richard Vaughan, Sarah Pentelow
LiL Saz 10/Jul/10 2nd
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 01/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with Claire PCC
Nicholas Livesey 27/Jun/10 Lead

Nice climb...watch out for the pigeon that jumps out at the end of the traverse ;-)

with Lucie Sedlarova
tinyali 23/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Tom Smith
Oliver Houston 23/Jun/10 2nd
robhorton 13/Jun/10 Lead

Surprised a pigeon nesting in one of the breaks near the top. Not as bad as it looks.

Blisco 13/Jun/10 2nd
abreen 09/May/10 Lead O/S
khemus 09/May/10 2nd
alisonsmigova 01/May/10 Lead RP
martinbettridge06 ?/May/10 Lead
Gustav 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Laura
aquazepp 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S

got off route should read book properly

That Shallot 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Chloee:) 17/Apr/10 2nd
Hidden 17/Apr/10 2nd O/S
katyc 17/Apr/10 2nd
Hidden 10/Apr/10 Lead O/S
nathan2day 10/Apr/10 2nd
Byronius Maximus 06/Feb/10 2nd
Hidden 06/Feb/10 Lead
adrianscott 31/Oct/09 Lead O/S
popebenedictus 31/Oct/09 2nd O/S
net 18/Oct/09 2nd
Tanya Savage 18/Oct/09 Lead

Green and horrible at the bottom, but improved. Bit of a "moment" at start of the short traverse but actually very good.

Tony Holdsworth 18/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Nick Mitchell
Anthony Allsopp 17/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Richard Wilkinson
Richard G Wilkinson 17/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Anthony Allsopp
Dale ?/Oct/09 Solo
jasonpm 12/Sep/09 AltLd O/S
with Nick
Mersea 01/Sep/09 Lead
with Jason Merrison
Jeremy Wilton 25/Jul/09 2nd

Nice traverse

with Greg Childs
Alexanderw 23/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Jul/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Rosie A 14/Jun/09 Lead
Hidden 13/Jun/09 2nd O/S
gb83 25/May/09 2nd O/S

not a bad route at all, good climb

with I.Killey
Hidden 09/May/09 Solo O/S
Joe Miller 02/May/09 2nd O/S
with Dennis English
Hidden 02/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/09 Lead O/S
arctic_jen 29/Apr/09 2nd
with Dan
Hidden 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S
john.gaffney 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Ed Arnett
markblair 05/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Is exactly as the description says. Never saw anyone else on this but it was much better than it looks and worth a trip up.

with Alison Dixon
mark20 05/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Sam1991 05/Apr/09 2nd O/S

Nice route, a good warm up, not too easy at the grade

with Mark
Jon Dittman 05/Apr/09 Lead
Hidden 15/Mar/09 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
chrism225 27/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Nicky
tiga271 27/Sep/08 2nd
with Mark, Dave
danleyden 29/Aug/08 Lead O/S
stevepotter 20/Jul/08 Lead
with Stephen H
stephenhart102 20/Jul/08 2nd
Hidden 15/Jun/08 Lead
Hidden 08/Jun/08 2nd
Hidden 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/May/08 Solo O/S
troym 10/May/08 Lead O/S
with Clare Pickup
CJE 03/May/08 Lead O/S
with Neill McMullan
SteveM 11/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Kat
kitkat78 11/Feb/08 2nd O/S
with SteveM
Pete Graham 10/Feb/08 Solo
Hidden 07/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Nov/07 Lead O/S
@ndy 03/Nov/07 Lead
nicki_2712 21/Oct/07 2nd
with Eddie Hung & Suvi
Chris Ellis 08/Sep/07 Lead
with Roger Brown
Hidden 09/Jun/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Jun/07 2nd O/S
KeithW 03/Jun/07 2nd O/S

Michelle practising leading.

with Michelle Spry
howlingbaboon 05/May/07 2nd O/S
with Rob
Byronius Maximus 29/Apr/07 2nd O/S
Twisty 29/Apr/07 Lead O/S

Move onto traverse was hardish

with Byron Buck
Hannah Moulton ??/2007 -
Becky E 04/Nov/06 Lead
simonw1 21/Oct/06 Lead O/S
with Rupert
Hidden 14/Oct/06 2nd O/S
colin milton 22/Sep/06 2nd
with horace
callumd 17/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Phil
Hidden 09/Sep/06 Lead O/S
andybeanland 09/Sep/06 2nd O/S
with Alyson
pottsworth 15/Jul/06 Lead O/S

first S on grit, lovely climb, but not very taxing for S. Spent ages trying to free the stuck friend 1.5, but eventualy decied it wasn't going anywhere and finished the route

with Ian
DerwentDiluted 13/Jul/06 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
Hidden 09/Jul/06 Lead
Julia Chatterton 11/Jun/06 Lead

First trad lead!

with Will and Borja
ungracefulathlete 06/Jun/06 2nd O/S

v nice.

with Mark B & Ben
Jay1403 11/May/06 Lead O/S
with Duz Walker
JB 29/Apr/06 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Apr/06 Solo O/S
sdht ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Lead
Nicos 24/Sep/05 Solo O/S
with solo
perfectlynormalbeast ?/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with Andrew Warner
Hidden 24/Apr/05 2nd
Hidden 23/Apr/05 2nd O/S
BruceW ?/Apr/05 Lead O/S

Huge thunderstorm afterwards

with Becca
Simon Caldwell 26/Sep/04 Lead O/S

May have gone too high before moving left

with Carmen
samwelli 30/Mar/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Oct/03 Lead
Cake 15/Oct/03 2nd
with Matt
Hidden 30/Mar/03 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2002 -
Roget 26/Feb/00 Solo O/S
Paul-Michael 07/Aug/96 Lead O/S
with David Reading
Rog Wilko ?/Oct/95 2nd
with Debbie Wilkinson
babymoac 05/Nov/89 -
with Pete D
Mark Kemball 25/Nov/78 Solo
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