Rockfax Description
8m. A direct line up the dark wall just to the left of the groove of Scoop 1. The start is a hard V6 and the finish is just hard. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Using slopers climb to a 'bowling ball hold'. Work out how to hold it then up to a rounded top out. (E4 6a if done without mats.)

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County Classics - 7a - 7c+, County Classic and Hidden Gems in the 7's

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
JackRamsden7 5 Sep Sent
with Cameron Smith
with Cameron Smith
CameronDotSmith 5 Sep Sent
Russell Blackaller 1 May Sent
C coldwell-storry 1 May Sent O/S
with The Roofer
with The Roofer
Greg Boswell 12 Apr Sent x
with Adam Russell, Dougie Russell
with Adam Russell, Dougie Russell
D.Russell 12 Apr Sent x Finally!
Finally!
Hidden 12 Apr Sent rpt
JBO 20 Mar Solo G/U Solo above pads, second go. Crux is pretty high!
Solo above pads, second go. Crux is pretty high!
Tim Blake 15 Feb Sent
with Steve blake
with Steve blake
Murray64 11 Feb Solo G/U
Hidden 10 Feb -
JackRamsden7 ?Jul, 2018 Solo
Dave Warburton 25 May, 2018 Solo G/U Grim finish - though oddly addictive. Flashed the start up to the high break.
Grim finish - though oddly addictive. Flashed the start up to the high break.
salix 25 Feb, 2018 Sent x Pleased to get this done. Took a few goes to work out how to use the bubble-y pockets up top.
Pleased to get this done. Took a few goes to work out how to use the bubble-y pockets up top.
Ewan ingram ??, 2018 Sent
Thomnomnom 8 Sep, 2017 Sent x
with Todd
with Todd
Ram MkiV 19 Aug, 2017 Solo O/S
James Oakes 19 Aug, 2017 Solo G/U
Hugobristol 9 Jul, 2017 Sent x Great problem; slapping to the sloper was hard, scary and sandy! After that the difficulty eases and there is a good rest...
with Mel, EC, munro
Great problem; slapping to the sloper was hard, scary and sandy! After that the difficulty eases and there is a good rest...
with Mel, EC, munro
nia 16 Apr, 2017 Sent x
Dan.J.Cook ??, 2017 -
tom russell 21 May, 2016 Sent
with Jo Stadden, Chris Barr, OliBoyes
with Jo Stadden, Chris Barr, OliBoyes
iamstebarker 28 Feb, 2016 Sent
BenjyW 27 Feb, 2016 Sent dnf Got to going for the final sidepull/undercling but I cpuldn't get my foot up. Next time I'll get it!
Got to going for the final sidepull/undercling but I cpuldn't get my foot up. Next time I'll get it!
PeteWilson 25 Aug, 2015 Solo
with Rebecca Hayden, josh, Pete B, Andi T
with Rebecca Hayden, josh, Pete B, Andi T
Andrew Jennings 15 Aug, 2015 Sent rpt
with Emma Harris, Rachel Boyd, NickBradley, Lee Barnes, loonyclimber, Lee Cooper, James Renardson
with Emma Harris, Rachel Boyd, NickBradley, Lee Barnes, loonyclimber, Lee Cooper, James Renardson
arrang 8 Jun, 2015 Solo RP
joe.91 3 May, 2014 Sent x Little sandy and tall!
Little sandy and tall!
Matt Harle 3 Nov, 2013 Solo dnf
danjimwill 31 Oct, 2013 -
pete42mail 30 Jun, 2013 -
Sandy Moore 24 May, 2013 Sent Stressful topout!
Stressful topout!
Shea 5 May, 2013 Solo rpt Ground up with a pad, got it after a few plummets, tricky in the heat.
Ground up with a pad, got it after a few plummets, tricky in the heat.
tom rookes ??, 2013 -
Andrew Jennings 29 Sep, 2012 Sent
with soph, Lindy Smith, Suzi Lamb, Tim Heaton, Brian McAlinden, Andy Reeve
with soph, Lindy Smith, Suzi Lamb, Tim Heaton, Brian McAlinden, Andy Reeve
soph 29 Sep, 2012 Sent
with big team
with big team
loonyclimber 29 Sep, 2012 Sent
with leepip
with leepip
Harry Holmes 29 Sep, 2012 Sent x
with EUMC
with EUMC
mantle87 28 Sep, 2012 Sent
Hidden 28 Aug, 2012 Sent dnf
John 'B' Hutchinson 18 Aug, 2012 Sent x An absolute classic. Moving from the 'bowling ball' to the sidepull is a joy of movement. Took a good few falls from the crux but it's pretty safe with a few pads and attentive spotters.
with Johnny, Pete, Ally, Frenchy
An absolute classic. Moving from the 'bowling ball' to the sidepull is a joy of movement. Took a good few falls from the crux but it's pretty safe with a few pads and attentive spotters.
with Johnny, Pete, Ally, Frenchy
frasermcilwraith 25 Jul, 2012 Sent x Hard. Terrifying up top in the 20+degree heat. Spent about five minutes standing chalking up waiting to man up and pull over the top. Scariest thing I've ever climbed by some margin.
Hard. Terrifying up top in the 20+degree heat. Spent about five minutes standing chalking up waiting to man up and pull over the top. Scariest thing I've ever climbed by some margin.
Hidden 31 Mar, 2012 Sent x
xican 23 Mar, 2012 -
barni 5 Mar, 2012 Solo dnf end of day
with Tapper
end of day
with Tapper
markalmack 26 Feb, 2012 Sent β high!
with jon
high!
with jon
Gus 22 Jan, 2012 Solo rpt Still feels E4ish even above a pad or two!!!
Still feels E4ish even above a pad or two!!!
f_grant111 15 Dec, 2011 -
Hidden 10 Dec, 2011 Sent dnf
NDD 19 Nov, 2011 Sent β
Fraser 19 Nov, 2011 Sent dnf Bottled it up top...again. Should just MTFU - definitely next time.
with Rich, Burnsie, peterjroy
Bottled it up top...again. Should just MTFU - definitely next time.
with Rich, Burnsie, peterjroy
Hidden 19 Nov, 2011 Sent x
Hidden 19 Nov, 2011 Sent dnf
le t 24 Sep, 2011 Sent x
Hidden 3 Apr, 2011 Sent x
Keith-Getoutadventures 27 Mar, 2011 Sent
Hidden 27 Mar, 2011 Sent dnf
backpack ??, 2011 -
Hidden 10 Sep, 2010 Sent β
Sam the Butcher 10 Sep, 2010 Sent
with Mike Mullins, adam, andy latta
with Mike Mullins, adam, andy latta
Hidden 10 Sep, 2010 Sent
PaulOgden 5 Sep, 2010 Solo O/S
Hidden 16 Aug, 2010 Sent rpt
dodfoster 11 Jun, 2010 Solo RP
with nick faulkner
with nick faulkner
beegsyboy 15 May, 2010 Sent x Awesome!! Great move at the top
Awesome!! Great move at the top
gambit247 11 May, 2010 Sent x Scary crux move, glad to get it and I don't mind taking fb7a+ for it either... Thanks for the beta Chris!
Scary crux move, glad to get it and I don't mind taking fb7a+ for it either... Thanks for the beta Chris!
Hidden ??, 2010 -
benj_d 12 Oct, 2009 Sent x Done above mats.
Done above mats.
mgeek 11 Oct, 2009 Solo ground up
with stocking and buzzard
ground up
with stocking and buzzard
buzby78 11 Oct, 2009 Solo β Nice
with McGeek
Nice
with McGeek
Hidden 30 Aug, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden 29 Jun, 2009 Sent x
Chris J Houston 24 May, 2009 Sent
with Beans, IT MAN
with Beans, IT MAN
Hidden 22 Nov, 2008 Solo RP
mshorter 13 Jun, 2008 Solo
Hidden ?Jun, 2008 Solo
Jon Read 19 Apr, 2008 Solo β Hold-by-hold instructions issued from below.
with Bunch of lankies
Hold-by-hold instructions issued from below.
with Bunch of lankies
Hidden ?Nov, 2005 Sent x
ali_robb ??, 2005 Lead
French Erick ?Sep, 2004 Sent x
Hidden ??, 2000 Sent x
Beardyman ??, 2000 Solo RP I did this without mats ages ago at E4 6b and repeated with mats for the 7a+!
I did this without mats ages ago at E4 6b and repeated with mats for the 7a+!
whispering nic ?Oct, 1999 Solo
sadams 24 Jul, 1998 Sent
Evoman ?Jul, 1996 Solo V. good
V. good
Dave Musgrove Jnr 8 Oct, 1994 Solo O/S It was scary E4 then, no mats
It was scary E4 then, no mats
gme 1 Jan, 1990 Sent
gme 1 Jan, 1990 -
andybirtwistle 2 Dec, 1989 Solo G/U No mats in those days just a car mat or bar towel E4 6a
No mats in those days just a car mat or bar towel E4 6a
Stoney Boy 30 Sep, 1989 Solo O/S
Bruce Kerr 22 May, 1989 Solo
with Keith Turton
with Keith Turton
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Style of Ascent
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