8m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the chimney then hand-traverse the lowest break and climb the centre of the right-hand slab. © Rockfax

FA. Mark Whitfield 1978

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Dave Garnett 26 May, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Seemed about the same as the move on Living at the Speed to me!
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Nick1812P 22 Jul Solo O/S
WhipperSnapper 14 Nov, 2018 Lead
ebf 15 Sep, 2018 Lead It's a MS with 8 feet of "OMG don't fall off this" in the middle. Lovely finish.
with Woody, pastep
It's a MS with 8 feet of "OMG don't fall off this" in the middle. Lovely finish.
with Woody, pastep
HenryMeier 7 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S Fun little move up and across to the main break
Fun little move up and across to the main break
mrphilipoldham 7 Sep, 2018 2nd O/S Last route of a quick afternoon hit. Drove past Johnny Dawes leaving, he’s everywhere!
Last route of a quick afternoon hit. Drove past Johnny Dawes leaving, he’s everywhere!
Ben Bransby 6 Aug, 2017 Solo
Hidden 30 Apr, 2017 2nd O/S
bigdrew 15 May, 2016 Solo O/S Best on the buttress? Well worth a star
Best on the buttress? Well worth a star
Maia 3 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
adam carless 3 Apr, 2016 Lead
with dpmUK
with dpmUK
Jim Slater 3 Apr, 2016 2nd O/S
with Maia
with Maia
dpmUK 3 Apr, 2016 2nd O/S
MrFantastic 19 Mar, 2016 Solo O/S
Robin Nichols 25 Oct, 2015 Solo O/S
with Roget
with Roget
keitht 27 Jun, 2015 Lead Bold and intimidating. Falling off would be a mistake.
Bold and intimidating. Falling off would be a mistake.
dewiturton 27 Jun, 2015 2nd
with keitht
with keitht
mikej 4 Jun, 2015 Lead
with Rick Naylor
with Rick Naylor
Dan Hostford 23 May, 2015 Solo O/S
with 1 Alun
with 1 Alun
Hidden 10 May, 2015 2nd rpt
Scott Anderson 31 Aug, 2014 2nd O/S A very good warm up
with Max
A very good warm up
with Max
Marmoset 26 Aug, 2014 TR
HarryBowyer 26 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
Mark Stevenson 26 Jun, 2014 Solo O/S
helin 17 Jun, 2014 Lead
Hidden 17 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S
Dan Arkle ??, 2014 -
Deltona 8 Sep, 2013 2nd
Hidden 3 Mar, 2013 Lead O/S
buxtoncoffeelover 19 Oct, 2012 TR
JohnHutch 19 Oct, 2012 2nd
tsl42 22 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
pbuggy91 22 Sep, 2012 2nd
with tsl42
with tsl42
Brown ?Sep, 2012 Solo
with Solo
with Solo
pebbles 8 Aug, 2012 Lead so ummemorable i forgot I'd done it before and will doubtless forget again
so ummemorable i forgot I'd done it before and will doubtless forget again
Rachel S 8 Aug, 2012 2nd
with pebbles
with pebbles
bobpilgrem 20 Mar, 2012 2nd
with Tom
with Tom
mikej 29 Sep, 2011 2nd
with Rick Naylor
with Rick Naylor
SteveM 14 Aug, 2011 Solo
eel 10 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Bob M 15 Jun, 2011 Lead
with riggy
with riggy
Hidden 1 May, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 1 May, 2011 Lead O/S
phil.cheeseman 25 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with Jonny Cox
with Jonny Cox
M Leavy 2 Apr, 2011 Solo O/S
pebbles 20 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S very straightforward
with ben smith
very straightforward
with ben smith
fatbuoybazza 30 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
Scott McRae 30 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S Nice traverse.
Nice traverse.
Tony Holdsworth 7 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S
with Guido
with Guido
Hidden 7 Oct, 2010 -
raptorheli 9 Nov, 2009 2nd
james.lane 9 Nov, 2009 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 19 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S not much for your feet if you do it the correct way and traverse out with your hands on the lowest break, feels quite bold for the grade by the end of the traverse, especiall on a sweaty evening.
not much for your feet if you do it the correct way and traverse out with your hands on the lowest break, feels quite bold for the grade by the end of the traverse, especiall on a sweaty evening.
mel holmes 19 Aug, 2009 2nd
porridgefan 7 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
with Joe Ward
with Joe Ward
SteWatkins ?Jul, 2009 -
gethin_allen 18 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with dan
with dan
mustdobetter 15 Jun, 2009 2nd O/S
Strong Steve 14 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
edd rab 23 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
with adrian scott
with adrian scott
Hidden 22 Apr, 2009 2nd O/S
pottsworth 19 Apr, 2009 Lead Foot popped as I was going up for a break, nearly fell off. Crap gear, and one or two slightly sketchy moves. Definitely not a route to do on a single rope!
with Matt Sephton
Foot popped as I was going up for a break, nearly fell off. Crap gear, and one or two slightly sketchy moves. Definitely not a route to do on a single rope!
with Matt Sephton
heavy Belay 6 Apr, 2009 Lead dnf Ended off climb missing key top section!
Ended off climb missing key top section!
metal arms 29 Mar, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden 21 Mar, 2009 Lead O/S
shaun walby 21 Mar, 2009 2nd O/S
with Neil R
with Neil R
victim of mathematics 24 Jan, 2009 Lead O/S
Jonny M 24 Jan, 2009 2nd O/S
lowersharpnose 17 Oct, 2008 2nd A tricky and quite bold route.
with postmanpat
A tricky and quite bold route.
with postmanpat
Hidden 1 Jun, 2008 2nd
Chris the Tall 14 May, 2008 Solo rpt
galpinos 3 May, 2008 2nd
with Mark
with Mark
john lynch 26 Apr, 2008 Lead
with rich armour
with rich armour
john lynch 26 Apr, 2008 Lead
with rich armour
with rich armour
Hidden 26 Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Apr, 2008 2nd O/S
thetourist 30 Sep, 2007 Lead O/S An interesting move around the block in the chimney before going up the slab on the right.
with Cat Trebilco
An interesting move around the block in the chimney before going up the slab on the right.
with Cat Trebilco
Matty 9 Sep, 2007 Lead O/S
with Jacqui Tildesley
with Jacqui Tildesley
Hidden 2 Aug, 2007 Solo O/S
stp 22 May, 2007 Solo O/S overgraded and not that good - more like S or HS
overgraded and not that good - more like S or HS
Jim Vach 20 May, 2007 Solo O/S
caradoc 20 May, 2007 Solo O/S
James B 14 Apr, 2007 Lead
with Phil
with Phil
dannyboy83 8 Apr, 2007 Solo O/S
craig matheson ?Apr, 2007 Solo
ChrisBrooke 7 Oct, 2006 2nd
with John Inkpen
with John Inkpen
markhilton 23 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
bobette 20 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
with paul
with paul
thrutch 4 Jun, 2006 Lead O/S warm up for living at speed
with johnny b
warm up for living at speed
with johnny b
cem 22 Apr, 2006 Lead O/S
with Eric Olson
with Eric Olson
007 big d ??, 2006 Lead
with mark
with mark
vicvac ??, 2006 2nd
with Mandy
with Mandy
Hidden ?Jun, 2005 Lead
SMc 15 May, 2005 -
with Anne
with Anne
Rampikino 23 Apr, 2005 2nd
with Rob Wilson & Blond Mark
with Rob Wilson & Blond Mark
Phil West 2 Apr, 2005 Lead rpt
with Shaun Walby
with Shaun Walby
Phil West 11 Jul, 2003 2nd rpt
with Shaun Walby
with Shaun Walby
shaun walby 11 Jul, 2003 Lead O/S
with Phil West
with Phil West
chris sm 28 Jul, 2002 2nd O/S
Adrian Daniels 5 May, 2002 Lead
with Ross Daniels
with Ross Daniels
DerwentDiluted 5 May, 2002 Lead
with A. Murray
with A. Murray
RussB 30 Mar, 2002 Lead O/S
with Steve Orchard
with Steve Orchard
Hidden 14 Jul, 2001 Lead
petegunn 14 Jul, 2001 2nd
Hidden 8 Jun, 2001 Lead
Ropeboy 5 Jun, 2001 Solo
Hidden 20 Aug, 2000 Solo
Roget 25 Jun, 1998 Solo O/S
Phil West 18 May, 1996 2nd rpt
with David Atherton
with David Atherton
Hidden 18 May, 1996 2nd
rob.grafton 5 May, 1996 Solo
with Paul McCann, Bruce
with Paul McCann, Bruce
Hidden 4 May, 1995 Solo
Hidden 14 Apr, 1995 2nd
nai ??, 1995 Lead
Hidden 24 Sep, 1994 2nd
Hidden 6 Aug, 1994 2nd
cragspud ?Sep, 1993 Lead
steveb2006 1 Aug, 1993 Solo After retreating from Crescent Arete
After retreating from Crescent Arete
crossleysm ??, 1993 Solo c.93
c.93
Hidden 27 May, 1991 Solo
Hidden 26 Apr, 1991 Lead
Hidden 7 Apr, 1990 2nd
steveriley ??, 1990 Solo
John Clinch (Ampthill) 11 Nov, 1989 -
Chris the Tall ?Aug, 1989 Solo O/S
Hidden 23 May, 1989 Solo
Alan Scowcroft 14 May, 1989 Lead rpt
Alan Scowcroft 24 Mar, 1989 2nd
Andy Say 11 Feb, 1989 Lead
Iain Thow 25 Jun, 1988 Solo
goi.ashmore 3 May, 1988 Solo O/S
sadams 3 May, 1986 Solo
with Mark Bonham
with Mark Bonham
steve prior ?Apr, 1986 Lead
with Paul L
with Paul L
Dave Musgrove 28 Dec, 1985 -
with Kim Greenald
with Kim Greenald
Hidden 24 Apr, 1985 Solo
mark-abz 13 Nov, 1984 TR
Rick51 15 Apr, 1984 2nd
Hidden 12 Jun, 1983 Solo
Voting
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Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
Votes cast 17
High 5b
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High 5a
Mid 5a
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High 4c
Mid 4c
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Votes cast 17
Votes cast 16
Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
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Toproped
Not Set
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DNF
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