Rockfax Description
The pleasant, short-lived and long de-heathered crack. © Rockfax

FA. Barry Platt 1958

Ticklists: Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Stanage 100 VD - VS, ClimbOut Stanage 365.

David_Gledson 01/Nov Solo O/S
Marktrin 03/Oct 2nd
with Tracy
LJB 20/Sep Lead O/S

Nice route, really enjoyed it.

with KSB, CSB
augustus trout 29/Aug Lead
with Pete Wilson
gavinpeach 19/Jul 2nd O/S
with Hellen
stratandrew 11/Jul 2nd
with Rob Clark
pingora 23/May 2nd O/S
with Bev, Ian
Paul Hy 16/May Lead rpt
with Sally
Hidden 16/May Lead O/S
jimmysdead 04/May 2nd
with Baggs
fids 26/Apr 2nd O/S
Andy Hardy 26/Apr 2nd O/S
danieleaston 18/Apr Lead O/S
with Chris, Steve
Steve Bartle 18/Apr 2nd O/S
Hidden 17/Apr Lead
BDC 08/Apr Solo
with Anna
FlavioL1989 07/Apr Solo O/S
JEP 10/Mar Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Mar Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Mar 2nd O/S
Robin Nichols 01/Nov/14 Solo O/S
with Roger
TacticalKnee 19/Oct/14 Lead
batterj2 12/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Stacey Powney
Powney 12/Oct/14 2nd
TobyA 11/Oct/14 Solo O/S
peterhubbard 28/Sep/14 2nd
with Conrad
Hidden 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
ayuplass 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Tracy T
Hidden 22/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
giuly 21/Jun/14 2nd
with Neil Shephard, Chris Saunders
Hidden 26/May/14 Lead
NickJH 26/May/14 2nd
Alex Hallam 19/May/14 Solo O/S
Deezel65 18/May/14 Lead O/S

A great gem of a beginners route

ACBK 18/May/14 2nd O/S
cragtyke 18/May/14 Solo
mrdigitaljedi 17/May/14 Lead
stokienomad 17/May/14 2nd
Hidden 10/May/14 Solo
Hidden 03/May/14 2nd O/S
rob.grafton 27/Apr/14 AltLd
with becky, conor shepherd, Martin Smith, jim h
papashango 27/Apr/14 Solo O/S
charley 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
chumleywarner 18/Apr/14 2nd
chumleywarner 18/Apr/14 2nd
the power 01/Apr/14 2nd rpt
with Paul Hy
Paul Hy 01/Apr/14 Lead O/S

shame its not taller.

with Phil T
Markheighton 27/Mar/14 2nd
metal arms 09/Mar/14 Solo
Nick1812P 01/Mar/14 Solo O/S
James Oakes 21/Dec/13 Solo O/S
with Liz Martin, Tom Martin, Steve Ramsden
jonhowson 08/Dec/13 Lead O/S
with David P
Duncan Campbell 30/Nov/13 Solo O/S
08nbrierley 28/Sep/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/13 Lead O/S
mrmattwright 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S

10 Routes in a session, Alps training.

with Adrian Fletcher
the power 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with charlie
Steve J P 30/Jun/13 2nd
with BW
Bernie Wylde 30/Jun/13 Lead
with sp
avin_a_look 02/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Catherine Myszka
joemallia 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Paul Whittaker, Jill Whittaker
victim of mathematics 26/May/13 2nd rpt
with Jaime
efrance24234 26/May/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/May/13 Solo O/S
Ewano 19/May/13 Solo O/S

Nice moves.

Hidden 19/May/13 Lead O/S
David Kay 19/May/13 2nd
with Mel Michon
Nigel Bond 20/Apr/13 Lead
with Bern Hardman
Hidden 02/Mar/13 2nd O/S
Tamati 02/Mar/13 2nd O/S
AlanPedrick ??/2013 -
Hidden 10/Nov/12 Solo O/S
lcullum7 10/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Jack Lee, Mike Mason
Darrell Read 27/Oct/12 2nd

BUMC trip. Taught Liz to lead and this was her first lead.

with Liz Dent (BUMC), Josh West
Josh_West 27/Oct/12 2nd
Hardcore Pat 07/Oct/12 Solo O/S
catblack 07/Oct/12 Solo rpt
with Claire
Dan_Carroll 15/Sep/12 Solo O/S

a delight

strudles 22/Jul/12 Lead O/S
jshields 22/Jul/12 2nd

Previous solo mid'90s.

with Roman Jivkov, Mike Dowsett
MikeDowsett 22/Jul/12 Lead
with Roman Jivkov, jshields
Jen 'Banksy' Banks 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Amy Lowe
amy91 21/Jul/12 2nd
jwa 25/Jun/12 2nd
with Peter Hill
Hidden 16/May/12 Solo O/S
Deltona 12/May/12 2nd β
with Richard Apps
Hidden 25/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Matt JM Stevens 25/Mar/12 2nd
Chris Ellyatt 17/Mar/12 Solo O/S
deacondeacon 14/Mar/12 Solo
ste_d 23/Feb/12 Solo O/S
PLM ??/2012 -
Hidden 07/Nov/11 2nd
lozowen 21/Oct/11 Solo O/S
buxtoncoffeelover 17/Oct/11 Solo
Derek Furze 16/Oct/11 Solo
net 15/Oct/11 2nd
Claire Sephton 15/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Solo O/S
fatbuoybazza 24/Sep/11 Solo rpt
fatbuoybazza 24/Sep/11 2nd rpt
fatbuoybazza 17/Sep/11 Solo O/S
Somerset swede basher 02/Sep/11 Solo O/S
SGD 14/Aug/11 Lead


brownie0705 14/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Jun/11 Solo O/S
tomthecoolperson 02/Jun/11 2nd
with Andrew
Sam Simpson 21/May/11 Solo O/S
john lynch 03/May/11 Solo O/S
matthewpwilson 01/May/11 TR RP
with Laura
laura wilson 01/May/11 TR
katykoo 24/Apr/11 2nd
with andy hamilton, adam hutchison
Hidden 22/Apr/11 Lead O/S
ollylegg 18/Apr/11 Lead
GuyVG 12/Apr/11 Solo rpt
with Steve
w.pettet-smith 10/Apr/11 Solo

really bloody nice.

Ian Broome 01/Apr/11 Solo
GuyVG 29/Mar/11 Solo O/S

one for first timers, real climbing

with Steve
Sam Simpson 27/Mar/11 Solo O/S
mack1 27/Mar/11 2nd O/S
with dan lancaster
timrowland 27/Mar/11 Solo
with jmjw
James Malloch 04/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Sam Ash 04/Mar/11 2nd
uphillnow ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
Emma Painter ??/2011 2nd
Hidden ??/2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Nov/10 Solo O/S
John Brayshaw 07/Nov/10 2nd O/S
with Erica
erica 07/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with John
SteveM 06/Nov/10 Solo
Jimbo C 06/Nov/10 2nd

Enjoyed the moves on the big flake

with Chris, Will, Pete
pippa_g 18/Sep/10 2nd O/S
with Graeme
johniebriggs ?/Sep/10 2nd
Jamesb55 08/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Sam Simpson 05/Jul/10 Solo O/S
payeo20 03/Jul/10 2nd
adam carless 13/Jun/10 Solo O/S

lovely little route, good moves all the way.

jesus2devil 10/Jun/10 Lead β
Pilch 15/May/10 Solo O/S

exciting at the top

georgenvk 09/May/10 Lead O/S
catblack 09/May/10 Solo
disturbed_one51 24/Apr/10 Solo
Jonathan Hall 24/Apr/10 Solo
sam26051 24/Apr/10 2nd
with Nigel Hinson
Creep_pea 17/Apr/10 2nd β
with Walsh
colin milton 16/Apr/10 Solo
Hidden 03/Apr/10 Lead
MRichardson ?/Apr/10 2nd O/S
John Eley ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
stuckonarock 21/Mar/10 Lead O/S

First route of the year :-)

with Karo
TonyF ??/2010 -
shed_hed 17/Oct/09 2nd
with Jake Harrison
Robbie Massey 04/Oct/09 Lead
with nick yapp
simon mitchie 11/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Aug/09 Lead
jasonpm 22/Aug/09 AltLd O/S
with Nick
gavster2405 22/Aug/09 Lead
with Andrew Porter
mick1jones 09/Aug/09 2nd O/S

Sam led

Mattyk 31/Jul/09 Solo O/S
catblack 24/May/09 Lead
with Jo, beka & Hannah
Hidden 12/May/09 Lead
Goody 12/May/09 Lead O/S
with Innominata
Kirill 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with Dina, Ilia
swoosh 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with Jamie Armatage
Hidden 24/Apr/09 Solo O/S
catt 19/Apr/09 2nd O/S

A lot trickier than it appears, pity it's not twice the length.

Hidden 19/Apr/09 Lead
Russell Lovett 12/Apr/09 Solo O/S
with alone
Hidden 05/Apr/09 Lead rpt
Em White 05/Apr/09 2nd
with James
morganator 29/Mar/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Mar/09 2nd
Milne 01/Mar/09 2nd O/S


BigToe 01/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Milne
Onion magnet ?/Mar/09 Lead O/S

Really good fun but far to short

thomasmouse ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
jimbomann ??/2009 Lead dog

Ive dogged Heathers crack ;-) hahaha

with Heather Eyre
Hidden ??/2009 -
Benrj 12/Oct/08 Solo
Hidden 12/Oct/08 Lead
Graeme Hammond 12/Oct/08 Solo O/S
Justinho 20/Sep/08 TR O/S
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
duzinga 10/Aug/08 Solo O/S
Simon Caldwell 10/Aug/08 2nd O/S

Great little route, can't understand why it's lost its star in the new Eastern grit - should get 2.

with Carmen
RichardMc 13/Jul/08 2nd
with Tony Williams
RCrockford 08/Jun/08 2nd
with Mike A
RossT 08/Jun/08 Lead
with Guy R
Hidden 06/May/08 Solo O/S
Creep_pea 03/May/08 Lead O/S
with Conner
Hidden 03/May/08 Solo
RichardMc 17/Feb/08 2nd
with Angel Vila
Hidden 16/Feb/08 Lead
richyg ??/2008 -
victim of mathematics 11/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Cornish Merlin 11/Nov/07 2nd
wanderso 03/Nov/07 Lead O/S

Good climb, comfortable which is good since I'm not a regular climber. Lovely day with Alan and Dave and Graeme. Good stuff.

with Graeme Shaw
Hidden ?/Nov/07 Lead
hailtryfan ?/Sep/07 Lead
with Bernie
Hidden 27/Aug/07 Solo
Hidden 26/Aug/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/Jul/07 Solo O/S
bullwinkle 14/Jul/07 Solo O/S
red_01 17/Jun/07 Lead O/S

Enjoyed this route although half way up was a tad slimy! Finding it easier on HVD now. (think im getting use to this leading malarky!!) NIce finish tho over the nose!

with Andy
ill_bill 16/Jun/07 Lead
Joe Costello 21/Apr/07 Solo O/S
with Ben and Liam
AJ007 21/Apr/07 Solo
Hidden 16/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Monk 07/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Solo O/S
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
Hidden ?/Mar/07 Solo
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden 14/Oct/06 Solo
Tom M Williams 14/Oct/06 Lead O/S
with Nick Ward
lemonhead1986 ?/Oct/06 Lead O/S
SuperstarDJ 23/Sep/06 Lead O/S

Nice route, some good semi-laybacking and plenty of gear when you need it.

with Phil Storer
Hidden 09/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Jacob Ram 06/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with elisa best
mr bounce ?/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Shona
Hidden 06/Jun/06 -
Nige G 18/Aug/05 2nd O/S
with Jerry
SecretSquirrel ?/Aug/05 Lead
Lizard ?/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with Fang
Raggar 03/Jul/05 Lead
with Jon B
Hidden 26/Jun/05 Lead
Nicos 08/Apr/05 Solo O/S
with solo
baldcoder 02/Apr/05 Lead O/S
with Little Old Lady
Hidden 02/Apr/05 Lead
Theeni ?/Apr/05 2nd
with Reg Measures
darren1 22/Jul/03 -
Hidden 14/Jun/03 Solo O/S
Ropeboy 21/Mar/03 Solo
Hidden ??/2003 2nd
DerwentDiluted 21/Sep/02 Solo
jamiev 21/Jul/02 Solo
PenJD 16/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Jon Ascroft
Laramadness 16/Jun/02 Solo
Phil West 04/Jun/02 2nd rpt
with Shaun Walby
shaun walby 04/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Phil West
Phil West 11/May/02 Lead O/S
with Paul Winder
LakesWinter ?/Apr/02 Solo
with Phil B
philboy ?/Apr/02 2nd
with matt g
Hidden ??/2000 -
Roget 27/Sep/97 Solo O/S
craig h 10/Aug/96 Solo O/S
Chris Ellis 08/Oct/95 Lead
with Martin Veale
Phil1967 ?/Aug/95 -
with Bruv
Hidden 15/Oct/94 Solo O/S
andrewbooth1000 27/Aug/94 TR
robtrooper ??/1994 Lead
leathers 06/Jun/93 2nd O/S
with Charlotte Evans
Hidden 03/May/93 Solo
Andy Say 28/Jun/92 Solo
Hammy 14/Jun/92 Solo
Hidden ??/1992 Solo
Hidden 30/Jun/91 Solo
Backinthegame ?/May/89 Solo
goi.ashmore 30/Oct/88 Solo O/S
steve prior ?/Oct/88 Solo
Rob Davies 06/May/88 Solo
BRUCESTRAC ??/1988 -
with Chris Cracknell,Various
Iain Thow 01/Aug/87 Solo
mark-abz 31/May/87 Solo
stp 17/Nov/85 Solo O/S

soloed down

John Marsland 23/Apr/85 Solo
Tom V ??/1985 Solo
Hidden 28/Apr/84 -
sadams 18/Feb/84 Solo
tapley 08/Jul/83 Solo
babymoac 24/Jan/81 Solo
Chris Ellis 27/May/78 2nd
with Patrick Meeds
mikej 01/Apr/73 Solo
with Geoff Williams
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