Rockfax Description
The straightforward crack and the bulges above. Strenuous. © Rockfax

FA. Clive Jones 1978

Ticklists: 'Soft' Peak HVSs..

MrFantastic 25/Oct/16 Solo O/S
WillCass 02/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Monika
nick ferro 13/Aug/16 2nd O/S
with Oli Birkill
Hidden 06/Jun/16 TR
ColinD 17/May/16 Lead
with Keith
sopaz 15/May/16 Lead

On Chris' gear

with Palmer
Palmer 15/May/16 Lead
andrzej kierzek 14/May/16 Lead O/S
dpiddock 14/May/16 2nd O/S
with Stephen G
rich_hw 25/Mar/16 Lead O/S
with Robin
jonhowson 13/Mar/16 2nd rpt
gaz3212 14/Feb/16 Lead O/S
dr_botnik 12/Nov/15 Lead O/S
the power 12/Nov/15 2nd
with rob
Andrew Barker 29/Sep/15 Solo rpt
Andrew Barker 24/Sep/15 Solo rpt
Andrew Barker 10/Sep/15 Solo O/S

Nice jug hauling.

Hidden 15/Aug/15 2nd dnf
jonhowson 06/Aug/15 Lead dog
with Fran
NickJH 27/Jun/15 2nd rpt
with P Stridgen
Ciderslider 26/Jun/15 2nd O/S
with charley
charley 26/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Mark
Hardcore Pat 26/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Dr Julie
Hidden 14/Apr/15 -
Hidden 07/Apr/15 Lead
Hidden ??/2015 -
cem 10/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Ralph
Andy Fielding 14/Sep/14 2nd
goddamm7 14/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Jimbo C 27/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Brilliant fun. Place some gear then go go go.

with Jon, Chris
jonhowson 27/Jul/14 2nd O/S

Romping on jugs, is this really HVS?

with Chris, Jimbo
Hidden 22/Jul/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/14 Lead
ralphio 18/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Prefered this to dovers wall 4. Couple of long powerful reaches up the top rib but good holds where needed.

with Nik
tom_lewis89 18/Jun/14 2nd
hutchay 31/May/14 2nd
Tony Holdsworth 21/Apr/14 2nd rpt

Ian led

with Ian Holtby, Peter Harris
stuart90 16/Apr/14 -
with Laura Thompson
tprebs 14/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Conor Cadden
RKernan 14/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Lisa Davison
ldavison440 14/Apr/14 2nd
cjcuni ?/Apr/14 2nd O/S
marconi 29/Mar/14 Lead β

Used Chris's gear

with Chris
Andy Peak 1 05/Mar/14 Solo
Paul Hy 02/Jan/14 Lead dnf

twas green where you didn't want it to be!

with Phil T
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Hidden 22/Sep/13 2nd
Tony Holdsworth 22/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Jo Rowell, Steve Smith
Hidden 08/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/13 Lead RP
cpoad 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Clare F
Hidden 21/Aug/13 2nd
Hidden 19/Aug/13 Solo rpt
Nick1812P 19/Aug/13 Solo O/S
with Jamie
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 10/Aug/13 Solo rpt
Hidden 27/Jul/13 Solo
augustus trout 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Clay C
Clay C 13/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with James W
jshields 16/Jun/13 Lead
MikeDowsett 16/Jun/13 2nd
Hoyes 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Simon C
Gudge 02/May/13 Lead O/S
with John Nuttall
John Nuttall 02/May/13 2nd
with Chris
Hidden 02/Mar/13 Lead
Hidden 02/Mar/13 2nd
the power 16/Feb/13 Lead

on pre placed gear quite good

with deacon
deacondeacon 16/Feb/13 Lead O/S

Pleasantly strenuous some this up well.

Hidden ??/2013 Lead O/S
pearson9596 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
eduardo 06/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with James Rose
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead
danny269 02/Sep/12 2nd

rocking over from top of crack to beneath the overhang required jug hold on bottom right of flake

with Keir
mamboochris 02/Sep/12 2nd
mol 01/Sep/12 2nd
with Jesse
Hidden 18/Aug/12 2nd
remus 27/Jul/12 Solo rpt
Wayne S 27/Jul/12 -
Jim Malo 21/Jul/12 Lead β
Hidden 21/Jul/12 Lead dog
Hidden 21/Jul/12 Lead rpt
fatbuoybazza 21/Jul/12 2nd rpt

Second second..

with deborah
fatbuoybazza 21/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with deborah
Strong Steve 21/Jul/12 Lead
alexjz 18/Jun/12 2nd O/S
with Matt Hilton-Webb
SecretSquirrel 17/Jun/12 2nd
bennidavies90 02/May/12 Lead
Falko 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Al W.
DanH9883 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Lee
Mikael 15/Oct/11 Lead
Jonny Nick 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S

First HVS on grit! Good route on good holds but can get a bit pumpy!

Jim Malo 15/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Mikael
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Lead dnf
DavidR 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
geddicakes 11/Jun/11 Solo
Mike_Hayes 11/Jun/11 -
with Sarah Marks
Hidden 10/May/11 Lead O/S
Dan724 10/May/11 Lead O/S
with Marion Monet, Raji Salan
remus 08/May/11 Solo O/S

Big reaches on jugs.

with Emily Marley
thomasadixon 08/May/11 Solo O/S
Jayne Jackson 07/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Steven Guy
Somerset swede basher 06/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with George Taylor
Hidden 27/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/Mar/11 Lead
Martin Haworth 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Neil R 19/Mar/11 2nd
shaun walby 19/Mar/11 2nd
with Martin Haworth
uphillnow ??/2011 -
mwatson ??/2011 -
Hidden ?/Dec/10 -
Tanya Savage 13/Nov/10 2nd

Steep with good moves. Thought I was going to come off on traverse across at top!

Neil Pacey 13/Nov/10 Lead O/S
James Oswald 06/Nov/10 Lead O/S

Scary finish. Very horrible bellyflop. Come on James.

mark20 06/Nov/10 2nd O/S
Lumbering Oaf 06/Nov/10 2nd O/S
spragglerocks 06/Nov/10 Lead β

Finished left on the lead - too short to reach the good hold! Did the proper finish on the second.

JRae 02/Oct/10 2nd
with Oli H
Oliver Houston 02/Oct/10 Lead
with JRae
James_D 05/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Rach
Danny Crump 02/Aug/10 Lead O/S
hailtryfan ?/Aug/10 2nd rpt
with Danny
simeclimb68 24/Jul/10 Solo O/S
AndyFrank 26/Jun/10 2nd
with Mike Burton
mattgrange 14/Jun/10 Lead dog

Backed off the bulges to rest my feeble arms then finished probably rather too far left to claim the tick

with Dave
Hidden 02/Jun/10 TR
IanMulvany 23/May/10 Lead O/S
with Daniel Keller
Simon_Letman ??/2010 Lead
buxtoncoffeelover ??/2010 2nd
Hidden 31/Oct/09 Lead
Hidden 17/Oct/09 2nd O/S
tobydunford 27/Aug/09 Lead O/S
quiffhanger 09/Aug/09 Solo
gazfellows 06/Aug/09 2nd
Pilch 10/Jul/09 Lead O/S

steep but juggy

with Graham and Ed
Hidden 04/Jun/09 Solo O/S
mark4344 10/May/09 2nd
with Michel
Hidden 10/May/09 Lead O/S
Alan James - UKC and UKH 19/Apr/09 Solo
Hidden 05/Apr/09 2nd
Brown 03/Apr/09 Solo O/S
with Solo
Hidden 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S
ilikemonkys 15/Mar/09 -
with Rob emery
Sal37 ??/2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Sep/08 Solo
kendogcatchy 23/Aug/08 Lead
with Raquel
monita 23/Aug/08 2nd
with Nick
Shauna 14/Jul/08 2nd O/S
hailtryfan ?/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Costas
SecretSquirrel 10/Jun/08 2nd
with MeMeMe
MeMeMe 09/Jun/08 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Jun/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/May/08 Lead
mic_b 02/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/08 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2008 -
sdht ??/2008 -
Hidden 27/Aug/07 TR
SecretSquirrel 07/Jul/07 Lead O/S
adam carless 07/Jul/07 2nd
Pythonist 09/Jun/07 Lead rpt
with Dad
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead
stp 02/May/07 Solo O/S

very eliminate in nature and overgraded. More like VS 4c.

craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
Hidden ??/2007 -
richgibson 21/Oct/06 2nd
maybe_si 15/Oct/06 Lead O/S
with welford
nikmorgan ?/Sep/06 2nd
with Martyn Beardsley
Pythonist 30/Aug/06 2nd O/S
naughtybadboy 27/Aug/06 2nd
Hidden 23/Jul/06 2nd
rc 23/Jul/06 Lead
Wilbur 08/Jul/06 2nd O/S
with Gareth
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 02/Jul/06 Solo O/S
colin milton 27/Jun/06 Lead
with just wanna climb & pep
Graeme Hammond 24/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Pete aka Dad
Piers Harley 04/Jun/06 2nd
with Rob Laird
Rob Laird 04/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Mutl3y 27/May/06 2nd dog
with Iggy
Iggy_B 27/May/06 Lead
with Nick
Hidden ??/2006 -
adam carless ??/2006 -
leon ?/Aug/05 Lead O/S

what a rubbish route

with Steven Davidson
Hidden 26/Jun/05 Lead O/S
ellie macpherson ?/Jun/05 Lead
with Steve Taylor, Neil Macpherson, Ian Holmes
Hidden 23/May/04 Lead
Chris Reid 29/Apr/04 Lead O/S
Nicos 22/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with mark richardson
Carl Smethurst 31/Aug/03 2nd
with Ian Pickles
Nathan Kemp ?/Apr/03 -
Hidden 15/Mar/03 Solo O/S
Apharri ?/Mar/03 Lead O/S
with Dave Wharton
Monk ??/2003 -
Hidden 28/Dec/02 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/02 Lead
Hidden 08/Jun/02 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/02 Lead
Ropeboy 18/Oct/01 Solo
martroberts 04/Jun/00 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2000 -
Mark Davies PK ??/2000 Lead O/S
Roget 06/Jul/97 Solo O/S
cragspud ?/Jun/96 Lead O/S
babymoac 16/Jun/90 2nd
with Alan S
Tom V 27/Aug/85 TR
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