Rockfax Description
Climb the upper arete starting from a ledge on the left - a belayer is a good idea if you don't want to fall miles. Swing onto the arete and layback smartly, keeping on its left-hand side. Pulling around to the right is easier but feels a bit pointless. © Rockfax

FA. Tim Carruthers 1977

Ticklists: Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Ron Fawcetts 100 extremes in a day, Stanage E2 Challenge (1989 Guide).

Ben Bransby 06/Jul/17 Solo
SimonOliver 03/Apr/16 2nd
Andrew Barker 08/Oct/15 Solo O/S

Short but big fall potential.

Hidden 21/May/14 -
Matt Groom 31/Mar/14 Lead
pie_eater_pete 21/Mar/14 Lead
bwestwood 10/Mar/14 2nd
JasonK 01/Dec/13 2nd
with Neil Redgrave
Graeme Hammond 24/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Also with a spotter/belayer tied to the rock. More like a roped boulder problem/solo. Few good moves

mark20 08/May/11 Lead O/S

Soft E2 but footholds are green and sandy, wouldn't want to fall off

Hidden 08/May/11 Lead O/S
tompilgrem 27/Aug/10 TR O/S
with Dad
bobpilgrem 27/Aug/10 TR O/S

Excellent moves up the arete- on my limit.

with Bob/Tom
Cake 21/May/10 Lead O/S

With a spotter/belayer tied to the rock I reckon its E1

with Matt
Hidden ?/Dec/09 -
ukb & bmc shark 31/Jan/09 Solo
Hidden ??/2008 -
Bullybones ??/2008 -
Jim Walton ??/2008 -
dannyboy83 06/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/05 Solo O/S
Tobias at Home ??/2005 Lead O/S
Apharri ?/Jul/04 Lead O/S
sadams 05/Oct/03 Solo
with Tom Briggs
Hidden ??/2002 -
Strong Steve 16/Feb/01 Lead O/S
richsmithinbristol ?/Jan/01 Lead
richsmithinbristol ?/Jan/01 Lead
Jim Brooke ??/2001 2nd O/S
with Rich
Hidden ??/2000 Lead
frost ?/Jun/99 Lead
with N Griffiths
John Marsland 13/Mar/93 2nd
with Dave Mould
Hidden ??/1993 Lead
Michael Hood 25/Jul/90 Solo
Andy Say 02/Jul/89 Solo
Michael Hood 02/Jul/89 Lead
Stoney Boy 24/Apr/88 Lead O/S
with Neil Binns
goi.ashmore 20/Mar/88 Solo O/S
Dave Musgrove 29/Nov/86 -
with Kim Greenald
Neil McA 05/Oct/86 Lead rpt
with Dave Wills
Neil McA 26/Apr/86 2nd O/S
with Martin Wilson, Beak 2
Hidden 04/Jul/85 Lead O/S
ukb & bmc shark 19/May/84 2nd O/S
with Simon Matthews
stp 30/Mar/84 Solo O/S
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