18m.

Rockfax Description
The rift that cleaves the centre of the buttress, passing the chock early on with difficulty. Safe but quite a battle. © Rockfax

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Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, Stanage for Crack Apprentices, Stanage Starred VDiffs, Enigmatic Affection: The Dark Art of Chimneying, Stanage Chimney Tour, Stanage 'Difficults', Stanage Solo

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
timreynolds 21 Sep Lead O/S
EllieWoods 21 Sep 2nd rpt
mattrad 17 Sep Lead
Hidden 21 Jul Lead O/S
cjcuni 20 Jul Solo
with Hjort
with Hjort
ColinD 7 Jul Solo
with NinaR
with NinaR
NinaR 7 Jul Solo O/S
with ColinD
with ColinD
Bal69 22 Jun Lead O/S Quite an easy lead
with Kevin Pilgrim
Quite an easy lead
with Kevin Pilgrim
matthew2ts 15 May Solo dnf
Capricorn One 12 May Lead O/S Hilarious traditional climbing, walked away with a huge smile on my face!
Hilarious traditional climbing, walked away with a huge smile on my face!
max_chan 12 May 2nd rpt
Wanderlust 23 Feb Lead O/S Nice, sort of! Not too much of a sandbag.
with Harry
Nice, sort of! Not too much of a sandbag.
with Harry
dczach 5 Jan 2nd
with John Ridley
with John Ridley
lcullum7 28 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
with Ollie Headlam-Morley
with Ollie Headlam-Morley
8PetrieC 28 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 Oct, 2018 Solo O/S
Hidden 10 Oct, 2018 Lead
Hidden 10 Oct, 2018 2nd O/S
MarkUmney 30 Sep, 2018 2nd
Jeremy Wilton 30 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S Nice n' squashy
with Mark Umney
Nice n' squashy
with Mark Umney
P Rogers 28 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
RayG 14 Aug, 2018 Solo O/S
Matt Smith 4 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S Hilarious swimming over the chockstone.
Hilarious swimming over the chockstone.
ssnow157 28 May, 2018 2nd
Jack Whiteley 28 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 May, 2018 2nd
ChrisCurt206 12 May, 2018 Lead O/S
funkyvin1 25 Mar, 2018 Lead O/S
yllo 25 Mar, 2018 2nd Excellent! Satisfying shoulder jams past the chock. Most fun I had all day.
Excellent! Satisfying shoulder jams past the chock. Most fun I had all day.
geoffwhite 11 Mar, 2018 Lead
with CCC
with CCC
jameslomax 11 Mar, 2018 2nd O/S
with Geoff
with Geoff
Hidden 14 Oct, 2017 Solo O/S
lukevf 21 Sep, 2017 Solo O/S Went under chockstone -- more squeeze less battle
Went under chockstone -- more squeeze less battle
Hidden 19 Sep, 2017 Lead
Hidden 1 Sep, 2017 Solo O/S
robblowen 26 Aug, 2017 Solo O/S 86 of 100
86 of 100
buxtoncoffeelover 29 Jul, 2017 Lead Entertaining - too wide to be narrow, too narrow to be wide
with Helen
Entertaining - too wide to be narrow, too narrow to be wide
with Helen
nextural ?Jul, 2017 Lead
Mike Bovill 11 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
Nikkiyoxall 28 May, 2017 TR O/S
Louise Brickell 28 May, 2017 2nd
with pj02
with pj02
Liam_T 27 May, 2017 Lead O/S RNRMMC Peak Meet. Horrible thrutching.
RNRMMC Peak Meet. Horrible thrutching.
Tradical 26 May, 2017 Lead O/S
JoeCoxson 26 May, 2017 Solo O/S
Ben Bransby 22 May, 2017 Lead
Harald 21 May, 2017 Solo O/S
keitht 22 Apr, 2017 Solo
Hidden 21 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Apr, 2017 2nd
dewiturton 9 Apr, 2017 Solo
gaz3212 3 Apr, 2017 2nd O/S
Andypeak 3 Apr, 2017 Lead
Hidden ??, 2017 2nd
bleddynmawr ??, 2017 -
Jonny Holmes ?Nov, 2016 AltLd
tomcoomber 10 Oct, 2016 2nd
with Sam Clifford
with Sam Clifford
fuzzysheep01 9 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
Robs_Uren 13 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
with Caitlin
with Caitlin
Caitlin 13 Aug, 2016 -
Markheighton 23 Jul, 2016 AltLd O/S
Hidden 15 May, 2016 2nd
Mark67 7 May, 2016 2nd O/S
with gpcomps
with gpcomps
gpcomps 7 May, 2016 Lead O/S Pretty thrutchy, not for the fat
with Mark67
Pretty thrutchy, not for the fat
with Mark67
Manix 6 May, 2016 Lead So bad, it's good
with Jake Dowell
So bad, it's good
with Jake Dowell
elfka 1 May, 2016 Lead
with Hugo Gibson
with Hugo Gibson
Withey3 22 Apr, 2016 Solo O/S
Hidden 17 Apr, 2016 2nd
Hidden 17 Apr, 2016 Lead
ed woods 19 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
HDRambo ??, 2016 2nd
Hidden 27 Dec, 2015 Solo O/S
Roget 1 Nov, 2015 Solo O/S
with robin
with robin
the power 25 Oct, 2015 Solo
rushy11111918 3 Oct, 2015 2nd
with Olly Moff
with Olly Moff
Jonathan Hall 3 Oct, 2015 Solo
RM199 3 Oct, 2015 Solo O/S
Gloria 8 Aug, 2015 Lead G/U Slightly narrowing and would be an off-width, awkward head-first straddle move onto the boulder lodged inside.
Slightly narrowing and would be an off-width, awkward head-first straddle move onto the boulder lodged inside.
rachelvlc 8 Aug, 2015 2nd
with Gloria
with Gloria
John Higgs 8 Aug, 2015 Solo O/S
pawel suhy 6 Aug, 2015 2nd RP Seconded after bail out from lead. Very awkward.
with PCC
Seconded after bail out from lead. Very awkward.
with PCC
Neal Jobling 6 Aug, 2015 2nd A graceless thrutch that felt very hard for the grade.
with Tracy
A graceless thrutch that felt very hard for the grade.
with Tracy
Marmoset 2 Aug, 2015 2nd
mark44 23 May, 2015 Lead O/S Awkward ..
Awkward ..
alicethwaites 10 May, 2015 2nd
with Tom Geliot
with Tom Geliot
Federico Sher 26 Apr, 2015 TR O/S
with Joe Breslin
with Joe Breslin
Flavio 6 Apr, 2015 Solo O/S
tomlevett 1 Jan, 2015 -
Canyak ??, 2015 -
SamT1 9 Nov, 2014 2nd β
Subwaycups 9 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
with SamT1
with SamT1
SuperLee1985 9 Nov, 2014 Lead Fun route but the definition of a 'thrutch' getting past the chock was a battle that took several attempts before I squirmed in the right way to actually make any progress (hips were to wide). facing left seemed to help.
with Alex Hunt, climber130887
Fun route but the definition of a 'thrutch' getting past the chock was a battle that took several attempts before I squirmed in the right way to actually make any progress (hips were to wide). facing left seemed to help.
with Alex Hunt, climber130887
GuitarGenius92 25 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2014 2nd
sparkass 13 Sep, 2014 Solo O/S 100 IAD No. 61
100 IAD No. 61
Kate Hallam 31 Aug, 2014 2nd O/S
Chris Huntington 31 Aug, 2014 AltLd dnf
Mark Stevenson 26 Jun, 2014 Solo O/S
bendevonport 8 Jun, 2014 Lead
Hidden 8 Jun, 2014 2nd
RKernan 16 Apr, 2014 2nd
ldavison440 16 Apr, 2014 Lead
with RKernan
with RKernan
Ron 15 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with Helen
with Helen
ThomasO'Hagan ?Apr, 2014 2nd
with Eva Kocickova
with Eva Kocickova
cjcuni ?Apr, 2014 Solo O/S
jneilly699 ?Apr, 2014 2nd
Matt Marsh 30 Mar, 2014 Solo
Hidden 4 Mar, 2014 2nd O/S
BenRyle 13 Jan, 2014 Solo O/S
with James
with James
JamesLloyd ?Jan, 2014 Sent O/S
MikeDowsett ??, 2014 Lead
with Mike Irwing
with Mike Irwing
jhobbs 16 Nov, 2013 Lead O/S Disgustingly awkward move onto chockstone!
with Clare Sparks, Ben Watson
Disgustingly awkward move onto chockstone!
with Clare Sparks, Ben Watson
charley 31 Aug, 2013 Solo O/S
jason smeeth 31 Aug, 2013 Lead
Calum Wadsworth 26 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
with S.O.C, Emma Jackson
with S.O.C, Emma Jackson
simontyrrell 21 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
deacondeacon 10 Jul, 2013 Solo O/S
Jimbo C 12 May, 2013 Solo O/S Behind the chockstone. Nice little cave system to explore at the top too.
with Chris
Behind the chockstone. Nice little cave system to explore at the top too.
with Chris
cathymiller 6 May, 2013 2nd
with Guy Moulton
with Guy Moulton
giuly 2 May, 2013 2nd
with Neil Shephard
with Neil Shephard
papashango 28 Apr, 2013 Solo
with Stu
with Stu
fweatherall1 27 Apr, 2013 2nd
with james
with james
Sebastien Gastaud 20 Apr, 2013 2nd
with Anyes Varenne
with Anyes Varenne
anyes varenne 20 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
ipfreely ??, 2013 -
Hidden ??, 2013 -
knighty 13 Nov, 2012 2nd O/S
alexcollins123 10 Nov, 2012 Lead O/S
Natalyaaa 22 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S Wedged in horizontally with legs sticking out at one point!
Wedged in horizontally with legs sticking out at one point!
penny_pops25 21 Oct, 2012 2nd O/S fun flailing
fun flailing
dsgarner 22 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
Thomas Korrison 31 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
nathan2day 11 Aug, 2012 2nd
with Martin Wilson
with Martin Wilson
michaelcolledge 14 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
Hannes B 12 Jul, 2012 Solo O/S
waynem1985 17 Jun, 2012 Solo
bobstones 17 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S
fechtn 4 Jun, 2012 Lead
mchandy 4 Jun, 2012 2nd
with fechtn
with fechtn
TDSvejstrup 4 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S
with fechtn
with fechtn
Emma Painter 6 May, 2012 2nd
with PLM
with PLM
scarybiker ?Apr, 2012 Lead horrible thrutching
horrible thrutching
Heather651 26 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
with Gumery
with Gumery
Gumery 26 Mar, 2012 2nd
jockpat 25 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
seanlikeskites 25 Mar, 2012 2nd O/S
with jockpat
with jockpat
EllieWoods 24 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
with Fran
with Fran
Marktrin 24 Mar, 2012 2nd
with Ellie
with Ellie
Goose4 24 Mar, 2012 Solo O/S
with Chris Ince, Paul Moore
with Chris Ince, Paul Moore
Hidden 23 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Mar, 2012 Lead
Hidden ??, 2012 -
JdotP 12 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S Engaging grunting moves at the crux with the risk of toppling out backwards from the chimney to keep you concentrating.
with Stanislav Huska
Engaging grunting moves at the crux with the risk of toppling out backwards from the chimney to keep you concentrating.
with Stanislav Huska
Tom Cox 24 Oct, 2011 2nd O/S
SteveJCox 24 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
with Tom Cox
with Tom Cox
Hidden 23 Oct, 2011 2nd dnf
Hidden 23 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Sep, 2011 Solo O/S
climbingrev 26 Sep, 2011 2nd O/S Just a chimney really - any narrower and it would be an off-width. A bit of a scrape and shuffle.Odd move to get off the ground, maybe mthis gives it the H of the VD.
Just a chimney really - any narrower and it would be an off-width. A bit of a scrape and shuffle.Odd move to get off the ground, maybe mthis gives it the H of the VD.
Hidden ?Sep, 2011 2nd
Hidden ?Sep, 2011 Lead O/S
RagingSphere 10 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S
dbarmbs 3 Jul, 2011 2nd
with Neil McAlister
with Neil McAlister
kermit_uk 8 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
with KurtD
with KurtD
KurtD 8 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 5 Jun, 2011 2nd
Iain_L_32 ?Jun, 2011 Lead
jimmi30 ?Jun, 2011 2nd
GermanAlex 17 May, 2011 Lead O/S harder if you have a massive bum, leave all gear except for 4 slings (it gets stuck & scratched, 2 threads in the chimney, 2 for the bomber belay)
harder if you have a massive bum, leave all gear except for 4 slings (it gets stuck & scratched, 2 threads in the chimney, 2 for the bomber belay)
Hidden 17 May, 2011 2nd
Hidden 14 May, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 May, 2011 Solo O/S
superturbo 22 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
DigitalSteak 22 Apr, 2011 2nd O/S
stoo2k 10 Apr, 2011 2nd O/S
stev1e.wilso 5 Mar, 2011 2nd O/S
bigbadbob12345 5 Mar, 2011 Lead
Feneley ??, 2011 Lead O/S Was stuck trying to get on top of the chockstone (crux) for bloody ages, but completed with no falls or on rope rests.
with Geoff ?
Was stuck trying to get on top of the chockstone (crux) for bloody ages, but completed with no falls or on rope rests.
with Geoff ?
torin_123 ??, 2011 -
Hidden ??, 2011 -
Hidden 13 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Sep, 2010 Solo
dannyraff 17 Sep, 2010 Lead β very tight.
very tight.
SteveM 15 Aug, 2010 Solo
Rich K 4 Aug, 2010 2nd O/S
with Wayne Cheung
with Wayne Cheung
treg 1 Aug, 2010 2nd Just too narrow to effectively bend my knees in any sensible way. Seriously ungraceful.
with Bird
Just too narrow to effectively bend my knees in any sensible way. Seriously ungraceful.
with Bird
edmitchell 5 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S Good route for udging up. Take a long sling for the low chockstone to protect
Good route for udging up. Take a long sling for the low chockstone to protect
Hidden 5 Jun, 2010 2nd
Hidden 3 Jun, 2010 2nd
Hidden 3 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
tomB 31 May, 2010 2nd O/S
with Juliette
with Juliette
JohnHutch 28 May, 2010 Lead
with L
with L
Hidden 22 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Brodie 21 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 May, 2010 2nd
zoeduffin ?May, 2010 Lead
Hidden ?May, 2010 Lead O/S
AMarchant 15 Apr, 2010 Solo O/S
Adam Potter 17 Oct, 2009 Solo O/S
katyc 4 Oct, 2009 Solo
Hidden 19 Sep, 2009 2nd O/S
samuel_w ?Aug, 2009 Lead O/S My climbing partner decided that this was appropriate to address my stinking hangover...
My climbing partner decided that this was appropriate to address my stinking hangover...
Strong Steve 12 Jul, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden 27 Jun, 2009 2nd β
mark stephenson 2 Jun, 2009 Lead
EmmanuelF 31 May, 2009 Lead O/S
with Laura
with Laura
gravity 5 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
with John Tomlinson
with John Tomlinson
timbo81 5 Apr, 2009 2nd
with Danny
with Danny
timbo81 5 Apr, 2009 2nd
Hidden 29 Mar, 2009 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 9 Mar, 2009 Solo rpt
Hidden 3 Jan, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden ??, 2009 -
tommcdonna 12 Oct, 2008 Lead dnf Couldn't figure out how to pass the lowest chockstone.
with Richard Nuttall
Couldn't figure out how to pass the lowest chockstone.
with Richard Nuttall
petemeads 9 Oct, 2008 Solo
French Erick 28 Sep, 2008 Solo O/S
Hidden 27 Jul, 2008 2nd
mike_hough_uk 20 Jul, 2008 2nd
Theeni 13 Jul, 2008 Lead O/S
mattkemp70 ?Jul, 2008 2nd
with Henry
with Henry
dpmUK 24 Jun, 2008 2nd O/S
with Dreamer
with Dreamer
Hidden 22 Jun, 2008 2nd O/S
SteveMyatt 31 May, 2008 Lead O/S
with Ka Kei Ho; Barrie Peck
with Ka Kei Ho; Barrie Peck
Ian Archer 31 May, 2008 2nd O/S
with CJ
with CJ
Pilch 20 May, 2008 Solo O/S Good fun and found some dropped gear, winner
with Graham
Good fun and found some dropped gear, winner
with Graham
Andy Moles 16 May, 2008 Solo O/S
with -
with -
dhthomson 10 May, 2008 2nd O/S
with PeteH
with PeteH
PeteH ?May, 2008 Lead O/S Classic gritstone HVD i.e. completely ridiculous strenuous thrutch!
Classic gritstone HVD i.e. completely ridiculous strenuous thrutch!
spbond 21 Mar, 2008 Lead O/S
with Rob84
with Rob84
tobydunford 16 Feb, 2008 Lead O/S
with Sarah Wysling
with Sarah Wysling
Hartley 27 Jan, 2008 Lead O/S
with claire burge
with claire burge
Hidden ??, 2008 -
jcurley 12 Sep, 2007 Lead
with Stig
with Stig
Stig 12 Sep, 2007 2nd rpt
with Joe
with Joe
HeatherF 9 Sep, 2007 Solo
C@rwyn 9 Sep, 2007 Solo O/S
pad-rat 9 Aug, 2007 Lead
icnoble 4 Aug, 2007 Lead
with Eileen
with Eileen
liamoloughlin ?Jul, 2007 Solo
Hidden 2 Jun, 2007 Solo rpt
scarybiker ?Jun, 2007 2nd horrible thrutching
horrible thrutching
cheeky 1 May, 2007 Lead O/S
with Andy Philipson
with Andy Philipson
John Eley ?May, 2007 Lead O/S
harryt 28 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
Jim Vach 10 Apr, 2007 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 8 Apr, 2007 Solo O/S
craig matheson ?Apr, 2007 Solo
Graeme Hammond 21 Feb, 2007 2nd rpt
with Paul87
with Paul87
Hidden 21 Feb, 2007 Lead O/S
Dave Wearing 17 Feb, 2007 Lead
with rbracken
with rbracken
01wills 4 Sep, 2006 Solo O/S
colin milton 23 Jun, 2006 Solo
spqr 10 Jun, 2006 Lead O/S
with Stefen
with Stefen
Graeme Hammond 15 Oct, 2005 TR O/S
with LSMC members
with LSMC members
Stig 3 May, 2005 Lead O/S
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
sam coward ??, 2005 Lead O/S
with Tim and Brigitte
with Tim and Brigitte
Tobias at Home ??, 2005 -
crossdressingrodney 13 Nov, 2004 2nd O/S
victim of mathematics 13 Nov, 2004 Lead O/S
Schmiken ?Oct, 2004 Lead O/S
with Simon Lincoln
with Simon Lincoln
Apharri ?Jul, 2004 Solo
with Dave Wharton
with Dave Wharton
DerwentDiluted 29 Jun, 2002 Solo
Hidden ??, 2002 -
Hidden ?Aug, 2000 Solo
Gman ?Jan, 1999 2nd O/S
with Dan
with Dan
craig h 18 Nov, 1995 Solo O/S
Laramadness 18 Jun, 1995 Solo
Hidden 25 May, 1995 Solo
Hidden ??, 1995 Lead
Phil West 28 May, 1994 2nd O/S
with Steve Wild
with Steve Wild
Hidden 10 May, 1994 Solo
Scott McRae 7 Aug, 1993 Lead O/S ?
?
roncaves 8 Jul, 1992 2nd
BRUCESTRAC ??, 1988 -
with Chris Cracknell,Various
with Chris Cracknell,Various
Iain Thow 14 Sep, 1986 Solo
johnny20whales 6 Jul, 1985 Solo
Chris Terrey ??, 1979 Solo
Nigel Bond 18 Feb, 1977 Solo
Dave Musgrove 18 Apr, 1976 Solo
with Tim Leach, Dennis Gray
with Tim Leach, Dennis Gray
Dave Musgrove 10 Oct, 1971 Lead
mikej 12 Jun, 1966 Solo
with Ted Markham
with Ted Markham
Hidden 8 May, 1965 Solo
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