Rockfax Description
The dark rift behind the tower is a struggle, especially for the fuller figure. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Stanage; Diffs on the cliffs, Puttrell's Progress, Stanage for Crack Apprentices, Stanage Popular Greens.

Bede 16/Jul Solo
Fat Andy Heff 14/Jul Solo O/S
JoeLucas 13/Jul Solo O/S
Shane Nowakowski 17/Jun Lead O/S
Shane Nowakowski 17/Jun -
tprebs 16/Jun Solo O/S
Ben Bransby 09/Jun Solo
Hidden 07/Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun 2nd β
David Henchliffe 07/May 2nd

In B2's

with Greg Jennings
Hidden 18/Apr Solo O/S
hiyaneil 11/Apr Solo
Badger223 10/Apr AltLd O/S
with Al , Suzie
Milnes 30/Mar Solo O/S
Harrywhelan 25/Mar TR β
Felix la shat 15/Mar Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2017 Solo
SenzuBean 18/Dec/16 Solo O/S

Really enjoyed being squeezed :D

hreynolds 17/Dec/16 2nd
ModerateMatt 16/Nov/16 Solo O/S

Fun squeeze chimney and very reassuring soloing.

PEccleston 05/Nov/16 Lead
with E.Grout
Jim blackford 08/Oct/16 Solo
GeorgeWoodward 04/Sep/16 2nd O/S
with Tom Jarvis, Rich pinto
rpinto 04/Sep/16 Lead O/S
John Brayshaw 04/Sep/16 2nd O/S
stev1e.wilso 04/Sep/16 Lead O/S

Highly amusing and good fun in the rain

Markheighton 25/Aug/16 -
Alastair Hudson 21/Aug/16 Solo rpt

Setup a rope for two children and terrified them; not chimney lovers.

with Beatrice Hudson
akhughes 21/Aug/16 Solo O/S
Kipper-Phil Smith 05/Aug/16 Solo
Rosie Henstock 30/Jul/16 Lead O/S
TGreen 30/Jul/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 05/May/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/16 Solo rpt
Hidden 05/May/16 TR O/S
bwestwood 23/Mar/16 Solo
MSchobitz 24/Feb/16 Solo rpt
Hidden ??/2016 Lead O/S
kp64zl 14/Nov/15 Solo O/S

this one was tough to get started on. eventually had to remove various layers of waterproofs so that I could avail of the extra friction of my fleece

with Keith, Giles
Hidden 10/Oct/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Oct/15 TR
philhayes 03/Oct/15 Lead
noteviljoe 26/Sep/15 Solo G/U

Last climb of 2nd annual attempt at 100 climbs in a day attempt - sadly only number 55, great day though

FrankW 12/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Laura
Hidden 09/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/15 Sent rpt
Technoguile 22/Aug/15 Solo O/S
pawel suhy 11/Aug/15 Solo O/S

Without helmet hehe

Pete_Frost 08/Aug/15 Solo O/S
Dave192939 27/Jun/15 Solo O/S

Simply take a deep breath to get a no-hands-no-feet rest

Dan Hostford 23/May/15 Solo O/S
papasmurf 28/Apr/15 -
with Simon Stokes
Hidden 22/Apr/15 Solo O/S
MSchobitz 18/Apr/15 Solo O/S
FlavioL1989 08/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Joe Jackson 24/Mar/15 Lead rpt
with Nick Ball
Hidden 05/Dec/14 Solo
funkyvin1 05/Dec/14 Solo O/S

Great fun!

johngriffin 03/Oct/14 2nd
yossarian714 28/Sep/14 Solo O/S
noteviljoe 28/Sep/14 Solo

First chimney climb of attempted 100 Solo's (M-VD) in a day. Was in love with squirming by end of day.

Hidden 07/Aug/14 Solo
jillb 07/Aug/14 Lead
Lee 76 07/Aug/14 2nd
with jillb
RagingPuffin 06/Aug/14 Solo O/S
Alex Hallam 05/Aug/14 Solo O/S
thisaintcatchy 22/Jun/14 TR O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/14 Solo O/S
jamesnorton 20/Jun/14 TR O/S
with Barry
Jack Whiteley 05/Jun/14 Solo O/S
dunnyg 26/May/14 Solo O/S
marcduhig 04/May/14 Solo O/S
simontyrrell 19/Apr/14 2nd
JohnBotham ?/Apr/14 Solo
DWebs 01/Mar/14 TR O/S
andy tetsill 19/Feb/14 Solo
WeeLee 05/Jan/14 Lead O/S

Very steady, didn't need much gear, it's such a tight squeeze you'd have to try very hard to fall down it!

mileshill540 ??/2014 Solo
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Nick1812P 17/Dec/13 Solo
Hidden 09/Dec/13 Lead
chrisbartlett 17/Oct/13 TR O/S
MrTeej2 11/Oct/13 2nd
with Chris Jamieson
JEP 29/Sep/13 Solo
TimPerkin 20/Sep/13 Solo
with Mike Porter, Richard Harris
Hidden 02/Sep/13 2nd
buxtoncoffeelover 02/Sep/13 Lead
with Vicar
londonoring 28/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Also with James Tate

Hidden 28/Aug/13 2nd
Joe Jackson 23/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Carl Rich
Hidden 19/Jul/13 2nd O/S
victim of mathematics 01/Jul/13 Solo rpt
victim of mathematics 01/Jul/13 Solo rpt
katoseimensah 25/May/13 2nd
jwa 25/May/13 Lead
willc91 ??/2013 -
Hidden 16/Sep/12 Lead O/S
SuperstarDJ 15/Sep/12 Lead dnf

Horrible. Couldn't fit into the chimney and then couldn't find any gear or much in the way of holds on the outside. Downclimbed from 2/3rds.

Hidden 06/Sep/12 Solo
Phill Mitch 19/Aug/12 Solo
Hidden 10/Aug/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Jul/12 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 14/Jul/12 Solo O/S
adam carless 28/May/12 Solo rpt
Russtygibbons 26/May/12 2nd O/S
richardashe 26/May/12 Lead O/S
Bernie Wylde 23/May/12 Solo
Hidden 20/May/12 Solo O/S
Jimbo C 06/May/12 Solo O/S

Difficult squeeze to start

deacondeacon 24/Apr/12 Solo O/S
sopaz 19/Feb/12 Solo
Hidden 19/Nov/11 Solo O/S
Stopsy 12/Nov/11 Solo O/S
with Thea
TheaSmea 12/Nov/11 Solo
with James
MPSBunny 20/Oct/11 Solo
jacobjlloyd 08/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with freshers!
victim of mathematics 15/Sep/11 Solo rpt
berry6717 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Hannah Berry
9fingerjon 30/Jul/11 Solo rpt
1906johns 20/Jul/11 Lead O/S
misskebab 10/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Edd Reed 10/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Jun/11 Solo O/S
t_stork 26/Jun/11 Solo


with Anna Wells
Anna_wells 26/Jun/11 Solo
with Tom _ Stork
MariaT 28/May/11 Solo O/S
dpiddock 28/May/11 Solo O/S
lazer007 04/May/11 Lead
with Joanna Wagstaffe
Hidden 21/Apr/11 Solo
markhammonds 21/Apr/11 Solo O/S

Highly entertaining.

Hidden 21/Apr/11 Solo O/S
rustaldo 20/Apr/11 Solo O/S
siwhyatt 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S

First ever lead!

Stuart Hurworth 13/Apr/11 Solo O/S

Tough for a mod, some very awkward positions! Quite fun though!

uphillnow ??/2011 -
alicethwaites 27/Oct/10 2nd β
tim exley 27/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with alice
thetradlad 16/Oct/10 Solo O/S
madasten 06/Oct/10 Solo O/S
with Ethan
al123 26/Sep/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/10 Solo O/S
eel 06/Sep/10 Solo O/S
9fingerjon 03/Sep/10 Solo O/S
with Owen, Matt G
Hidden 03/Sep/10 Solo
Cake 03/Sep/10 Solo
with Jon, Matt
Hidden 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Sam Simpson 26/Jul/10 Solo O/S
migs493 03/Jun/10 Solo O/S
georgebe 22/May/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/May/10 Solo O/S
simeclimb68 15/May/10 Solo O/S
edd rab 14/May/10 Solo O/S
valentinesbabe 16/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/10 Solo O/S
AMarchant 14/Apr/10 Solo O/S
georgenvk 04/Apr/10 Solo O/S

Great fun.Diff

Matt Bennett 09/Mar/10 Solo O/S
with Sam Corbett
cleft88 ??/2010 Solo
Hidden ??/2010 -
robjc89 ?/Nov/09 Lead O/S
with Jim
Hidden 04/Oct/09 2nd
MJP 04/Oct/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/Oct/09 Lead
jolyon.cohen 04/Oct/09 Lead
Adam Potter 20/Sep/09 Solo O/S
X-tremist 12/Sep/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 11/Sep/09 Solo O/S
harry40740 11/Sep/09 TR O/S
howlingbaboon 20/Jul/09 Solo rpt
Hidden 04/Jul/09 Solo rpt
Hidden 28/Jun/09 TR O/S
mic_b 27/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Solo
Strong Steve 25/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Phil1967 12/Jun/09 Solo

By Torch Light

with Bruv
andrewbooth1000 12/Jun/09 Solo O/S

By headtorch

with Bruv
petemeads 29/May/09 Solo
Steve J P 24/May/09 Lead
with CP
Claire Pallett 24/May/09 2nd
with SP
philb 20/May/09 2nd
Heinrich 02/May/09 2nd O/S
with Graham Hoyland
Mutl3y 22/Apr/09 Lead
with Clog
Clog 22/Apr/09 2nd
with Mutl3y
howlingbaboon 17/Apr/09 Solo rpt
PanzerHanzler 10/Apr/09 Solo O/S
howlingbaboon 01/Apr/09 Solo rpt
mark stephenson 19/Mar/09 Lead
willoates ?/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with Chadders
chadrads 16/Nov/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Oct/08 Solo
chrisbussell 30/Sep/08 Solo
SteveM 19/Sep/08 Solo
Brown 08/Sep/08 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/08 2nd rpt
craig h 10/Jun/08 Solo rpt

Well worth a couple of stars, a classic of its type.

fizzy_elephant 02/Jun/08 Solo O/S
ShelleyRhodes 18/May/08 Lead O/S
Alastair Williams 18/May/08 2nd
awh18awh 06/May/08 Lead O/S
with Will
Hidden 04/May/08 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/May/08 2nd
Hannah Moulton ??/2008 -
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
AJ007 05/Oct/07 Solo
howlingbaboon 06/Aug/07 Solo O/S
JdotP 05/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 24/Jul/07 Solo O/S

loved it

Somerset swede basher 28/Jun/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/Jun/07 TR O/S
Hidden 16/Jun/07 TR
nai 20/May/07 Solo
JLS 05/May/07 Solo

It seems I be too fat!

Hidden 01/May/07 Solo rpt
Jonny M 01/Apr/07 Solo O/S
with Solo
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
Hidden 13/Feb/07 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden 13/Nov/06 Solo
SecretSquirrel 05/Sep/06 Solo
crossdressingrodney 08/Jul/06 Solo O/S
climbingrev 27/May/06 2nd O/S

Odd climb. don't think you could fall off this if you tried - more like caving!

Tobias at Home ??/2006 -
Nicos 26/Sep/05 Solo O/S
with solo
Browny 26/Jul/05 Solo
Si dH 23/Jul/05 Solo O/S
beeson_paul 20/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Marc Murphy ?/Jul/05 Lead
Hidden 25/Jun/05 TR
loonyclimber ?/May/05 Lead

haha Funny as...

Girth ??/2005 2nd
with Rick
colin milton 08/Oct/04 Solo
Nicos 05/Sep/04 Solo O/S
with mark richardson
Hidden 24/May/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/May/04 Lead
victim of mathematics 28/Mar/04 Solo O/S
tobydunford 18/Sep/03 Solo O/S
jonathan watt 12/Jul/03 Lead
Phil West 21/Jun/03 Solo O/S
DorsetGareth 29/Mar/03 Solo O/S
thompson1000 25/Jan/03 Lead
Roget ??/2003 Solo O/S
DerwentDiluted 29/Jun/02 Solo
Mark Stevenson 27/May/02 Solo O/S
mikehenesy ?/May/02 Lead O/S

First climb with Rob norris I think?

with Rob Norris
Laramadness 22/Apr/02 Solo
A Crook 05/Jun/01 Solo O/S
atom 23/Apr/00 2nd
with Sheila Ellison
Rock Fairy ??/2000 Solo
adam carless ??/2000 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2000 -
Hidden ?/May/99 Solo
cragspud ??/1999 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/98 Solo O/S
John Eley ?/Nov/97 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Apr/96 -
craig h 18/Nov/95 Solo O/S
Adrian Eggleton 05/Nov/95 Solo
TobyA 01/Jul/95 Solo O/S
Chris Ellis 22/May/95 Solo
atom 07/Nov/94 2nd
with Sheila Ellison
Rog Wilko ?/Sep/94 Solo

Nice climb.

Hidden 19/Sep/92 Solo O/S
goi.ashmore 28/Aug/89 Solo O/S
Dave Musgrove Jnr 08/Feb/89 -
with Dad
Dave Musgrove 08/Feb/89 -
with David
Hidden ??/1989 Solo
Iain Thow 26/Sep/87 Solo
Hidden 22/Apr/87 Solo
Hidden 20/Sep/86 Solo
stp 16/Feb/85 Solo O/S

soloed down

John Marsland 01/Aug/84 Solo
malc 25/Jul/84 Solo
Ian Clare ??/1982 -
babymoac 28/Mar/81 Solo
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1980 Solo
Andy Say 06/Aug/79 Solo
Chris Terrey ??/1979 Solo
MikeDowsett ??/1978 Lead
Nigel Bond 24/Jun/76 Solo
Dave Musgrove 18/Apr/76 Solo
with Tim Leach, Dennis Gray
Canyak ??/1973 -
rogerskews ??/1972 -
mikej 10/Oct/71 Solo
with E
Martin Bennett 15/Oct/67 -
with Sue Taylor, Ron
Hidden 02/Oct/65 Solo
Hidden 14/Feb/65 Solo
Hidden 24/Oct/64 Solo
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