Rockfax Description
The right side of the slab has a couple of long reaches but is less polished than the other routes here. © Rockfax

FA. Chris Craggs 1993

Jillzzzzzzz 08/Oct/17 2nd O/S
john max 28/Sep/17 Lead
Andy Hardy 20/Aug/17 Lead O/S
kermit_uk 20/Aug/17 2nd O/S
quickdrawmcraw 16/Jul/17 Lead
with Amy121
BlueTotem 12/Jul/17 Lead O/S

Lead solo onsight. Route finding a bit tricky, as it is very close to its neighbour to the left - Plate Glass. Bizarrely, found this one much harder to protect than the adjacent climb.

Hidden 09/Jul/17 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Jul/17 Lead O/S
Sam O'Rourke 08/Jul/17 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/Jul/17 2nd
tonto169 01/Jul/17 -
Alan James - UKC and UKH 25/Jun/17 Solo
tprebs 16/Jun/17 Solo O/S
Ben Bransby 08/Jun/17 Solo
Durkules 01/Jun/17 2nd
James Oakes 30/Mar/17 Solo O/S
Milnes 27/Mar/17 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Mar/17 TR β
Harrywhelan 25/Mar/17 TR β
Capricorn One 02/Jan/17 Sent O/S
with JasonK
JasonK 02/Jan/17 Solo
Hidden 26/Nov/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/Nov/16 2nd
CraigOsborne 23/Oct/16 Solo O/S
Wayne S 20/Sep/16 2nd rpt
with Dale
Dale Berry 20/Sep/16 Lead G/U

Previously backed off soloing more than once. 1 fall from start today, followed by clean , but shaky, ascent.

with Wayne S
Alex 74 11/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Dave m
Hidden 10/Sep/16 2nd
tommccluskey 10/Sep/16 Solo O/S
justtoots 05/Sep/16 Lead O/S
Mike505 02/Sep/16 Solo O/S
akhughes 21/Aug/16 Solo O/S
PenJD 17/Aug/16 Solo rpt
Markheighton 08/Aug/16 Lead
Kipper-Phil Smith 05/Aug/16 Solo
TGreen 30/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Rosie Henstock 30/Jul/16 2nd O/S
Noah Near-Theholds 21/Jul/16 Lead O/S
JohnBotham 05/Jul/16 2nd
with Jeremy Windsor
virgil 03/Jul/16 -
with hairy steve
MD 18/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Richard H
jennym32 06/Jun/16 TR O/S
Nabil 27/May/16 2nd β
Ian JL 07/May/16 Solo O/S
rholdswo 24/Apr/16 Solo O/S
bigdrew 22/Apr/16 Solo O/S
Andrew Barker 20/Apr/16 Solo O/S
keitht 19/Apr/16 Solo
Felix la shat 20/Mar/16 Solo O/S
KamilJ ??/2016 TR O/S
Robin Nichols 25/Nov/15 Solo O/S
erica 01/Nov/15 2nd dog
with John
John Brayshaw 01/Nov/15 Lead O/S
with Erica
stev1e.wilso 01/Nov/15 2nd O/S
with Simon
mike8331 29/Sep/15 Lead
Wizzy 22/Sep/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/15 Sent rpt
BnB 29/Aug/15 -
PenJD 12/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Pat Dawson
Mowglee 09/Aug/15 Solo rpt
Pete_Frost 08/Aug/15 Solo O/S
justtoots 25/Jul/15 2nd O/S
cpoad 09/Jul/15 Sent O/S
AielSavage 09/Jul/15 Lead
Chris Murray 09/Jul/15 Lead
with Richard Bower
DaveB61 06/Jul/15 Lead
with Tony Fidler
TonyF 06/Jul/15 -
with Dave Bankart
Hidden 15/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/May/15 Solo rpt
Dan Hostford 23/May/15 Solo O/S
cragsman9000 21/May/15 Lead O/S
with Neil
bob_cbr 21/May/15 2nd O/S
sjbrook 21/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Tom B
TClimb 21/Apr/15 2nd
with sjbrook
mrginna 16/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Apr/15 -
Jim Walton 15/Apr/15 Lead rpt
angus 09/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Flavio 08/Apr/15 Solo O/S
jamesk93 04/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with Dan Richardson
Mowglee 07/Mar/15 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2015 -
Hidden 25/Dec/14 Solo O/S
WillDoyle 05/Nov/14 Solo O/S
robblowen 02/Oct/14 Solo O/S
georgenvk 28/Sep/14 Solo O/S
theandthem 27/Sep/14 Lead dnf
Batt 27/Sep/14 2nd O/S
Hoyes 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/14 Solo
Senna 05/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Aug/14 2nd
Hidden 20/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Jenn Franklyn 20/Aug/14 2nd
with Richard Franklyn
Hidden 20/Aug/14 Lead O/S
rpinto 18/Aug/14 Lead O/S 17/Aug/14 Solo O/S

A wet and windy day!

with Robin Edwards
tex.ryan 09/Aug/14 2nd O/S
JIMJIM 09/Aug/14 Lead
Nick1812P 09/Aug/14 Solo O/S
Mr Spoons 06/Aug/14 Lead
with Giles
scarmichael ?/Aug/14 Lead O/S
mike8331 25/Jul/14 Lead
Dan Jenkin 24/Jul/14 Solo O/S
PaulTanton 24/Jul/14 Solo O/S
morganator 14/Jul/14 Solo
bwestwood 08/Jul/14 Solo
AlisonMacD 12/Jun/14 2nd β
with Jay
Jay.Carr 12/Jun/14 Lead
stefelafel 12/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Alison, Rach, Jay
Hidden 19/May/14 Solo O/S
ralphio 14/May/14 Lead O/S

Required thinking. Probably worth one star!

with Andrew
jwpil 14/May/14 2nd O/S
with Deacon
Lawrence Beesley-Peck 14/May/14 Solo
Hidden 09/May/14 Solo
ashtond6 09/May/14 Solo O/S
marcduhig 03/May/14 Solo O/S
simontyrrell 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Dafydd Llywelyn 19/Apr/14 Solo O/S
nesbear 11/Apr/14 2nd O/S
with marshy
Hidden 04/Apr/14 Lead
robgixer 14/Mar/14 Solo
vigroovian 13/Mar/14 TR O/S

Too windy to lead climbs - 50-60mph ha ha Adds a little spice

Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
jogh 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Mark
danny269 29/Sep/13 2nd
with Keir
TimPerkin 20/Sep/13 TR
with Mike Porter, Richard Harris
grakgrak 14/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with nicktong
Hidden 14/Sep/13 Solo O/S
Wayne S 04/Sep/13 Lead
with Deacon
Sam Moss ?/Sep/13 TR
Hidden 31/Aug/13 2nd O/S
Tithe Technique 25/Aug/13 TR O/S
valentinesbabe 25/Aug/13 2nd O/S
charley 25/Aug/13 Solo O/S

Tricky start, the conditions were rubbish and the swarm of midges halfway up weren't pleasant...

jack01 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with charley, kev
mikealexpayne 23/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 04/Aug/13 2nd
jimmysdead 22/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Gritstone Challenge 2013

with Blake
Hidden 13/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/13 Lead
mickd 01/Jun/13 2nd
Hidden 01/Jun/13 Solo
Nigel Bond 01/Jun/13 Lead
James Oswald 31/May/13 2nd
victim of mathematics 31/May/13 Lead O/S
Ewano 12/May/13 Solo O/S
MikeLell 02/May/13 Solo O/S
pie_eater_pete 03/Mar/13 Solo O/S
with bwestwood
bwestwood 03/Mar/13 Solo
with pete sargeant
jmills94 ?/Mar/13 Lead O/S
jshields 17/Feb/13 Lead
Scott Anderson ??/2013 Solo
Hidden ??/2013 -
tsjx 18/Nov/12 2nd
with Wayne
Hidden 14/Oct/12 TR O/S
pimonserry 06/Oct/12 TR β
MrTeej2 01/Oct/12 TR RP

Gritstone slab with difficult holds needing heavy weight on feet

harold walmsley 04/Sep/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 12/Aug/12 Solo rpt
The Big Sender 12/Aug/12 Solo O/S
johnself1603 11/Aug/12 Lead β
Wayne S 27/Jul/12 -
roberto18 24/Jul/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Jul/12 Solo
dannyboy83 14/Jul/12 Solo O/S
mwatson 12/Jun/12 Solo O/S
cameronmcloughlin 05/Jun/12 TR O/S
khalidq 05/Jun/12 TR O/S
mikej 29/May/12 Lead
with Rick Naylor
Hidden 25/May/12 2nd β
Chris the Tall 23/May/12 Solo rpt
deacondeacon 24/Apr/12 Solo O/S
pog100 25/Mar/12 2nd
with Cath Walton
nutty_didz 21/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Josh Dickerson
tompilgrem 10/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Dad
bobpilgrem 10/Mar/12 2nd β

Bold lead for VS

with Tom
Falko 06/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Les Deakin, Chris Plant, Steve M
Les Deakin 06/Mar/12 2nd
with Falko Rech
alexcollins123 04/Feb/12 Lead O/S
mtempest 14/Jan/12 Lead
with Steve Waters, Mynydd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 14/Jan/12 2nd
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden 16/Oct/11 Solo O/S
Chalky Cat 30/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Dom
andybirtwistle 29/Sep/11 Solo
climbing_wiggy 25/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with John Hayden
rockcrimper 17/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Karl Taylor
peterbull 15/Sep/11 Solo
al123 24/Aug/11 Solo
TCarrick 09/Aug/11 Lead
mattwilk ?/Aug/11 TR O/S
with Marissa
benkelsey 22/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Jul/11 Lead O/S
adi bryant 03/Jul/11 Solo
Hidden 30/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/Jun/11 Lead O/S
timreynolds 10/Jun/11 Lead O/S
mikehenesy 10/Jun/11 2nd
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 02/Jun/11 Solo O/S
claregardiner ?/Jun/11 2nd
Hidden 29/May/11 Solo O/S
jw231 28/May/11 Solo O/S
with Alex Skew
TRFrost 16/May/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 11/May/11 Solo O/S
psychicbread 29/Apr/11 Solo O/S
with Max
rustaldo 20/Apr/11 Solo O/S
ankyo 19/Apr/11 Solo
PeteH 18/Apr/11 Solo O/S
ColinD 29/Mar/11 Solo
raptorheli 28/Mar/11 2nd
Hidden 26/Mar/11 TR O/S
Hidden 26/Mar/11 TR
Hidden 26/Mar/11 TR
j.hubbard 26/Mar/11 TR O/S
lithos 22/Mar/11 Lead
with fliss
pebbles 22/Mar/11 2nd
with flisse, rob
harold walmsley 14/Mar/11 Solo rpt
Hidden 14/Mar/11 -
lozowen 08/Feb/11 Solo
Hidden ??/2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2011 Solo
mwatson ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
jade ??/2011 2nd
with andy
Hidden ?/Dec/10 -
Hidden 19/Nov/10 TR
jacobjlloyd 16/Oct/10 Solo
with Dougie
dswansonlow 16/Oct/10 Solo O/S
jade ?/Oct/10 2nd
with andy
Hidden 21/Sep/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/10 Sent O/S
eel 06/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/10 Lead dog
Hidden 29/Aug/10 2nd O/S
Claire Molloy 15/Aug/10 TR
Hidden 15/Aug/10 TR
jmjw 31/Jul/10 Solo
with Ben T
Mike_Hayes 27/Jul/10 Lead
Hidden 26/Jul/10 Solo O/S
shouter 10/Jul/10 2nd
Hidden 04/Jul/10 Lead O/S
aldred 24/Jun/10 Lead O/S
pboniface 24/Jun/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/10 Solo O/S
masa-alpin 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Andy Rail
stuartberg 03/Jun/10 TR O/S
migs493 03/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/May/10 Solo
Chris the Tall 18/May/10 Solo rpt
edd rab 06/May/10 Solo rpt
Mr Powly 28/Apr/10 Solo
Matt Bennett 07/Mar/10 Solo O/S
with Sam Corbett, Lewis Grey
sam corbett ?/Mar/10 Solo
johniebriggs ?/Dec/09 Solo
Peter Howlett 30/Oct/09 TR O/S
DaveB61 30/Oct/09 2nd
with Pete Howlett
shed_hed 11/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Oct/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/09 TR O/S
edd rab 17/Sep/09 Solo rpt
Pete Graham 07/Sep/09 Solo
The Bad Cough 23/Aug/09 Solo O/S
d_evo20 23/Aug/09 Solo O/S
with MMC
Jules 210681 22/Aug/09 2nd
Zoomer 22/Aug/09 Lead

Tricky start.

Bernie Wylde 02/Aug/09 2nd
Steve J P 02/Aug/09 2nd
with AS
will9911 02/Aug/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Aug/09 Solo O/S
Shad ?/Aug/09 Lead
Hidden 28/Jul/09 2nd O/S
fatbuoybazza 20/Jul/09 Lead O/S
timcedwards 10/Jul/09 TR
rockman 10/Jul/09 TR O/S
Somerset swede basher 09/Jul/09 Solo O/S
vanderz 26/Jun/09 Solo O/S
hang_about 21/Jun/09 Lead
rocktigger 12/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 31/May/09 Solo O/S
Hardcore Pat 30/May/09 Solo
gav 22/May/09 Lead dog

Didn't have right size cam with me, and didn't want to climb it unprotected, so had to bail to the right from 2/3rds up until the cam could be passed up.

with Jens
Hidden 06/Apr/09 2nd O/S
bobpilgrem 03/Apr/09 TR O/S

Top roped it as gear was pretty poor- would be a bold lead for VS.

with Bob/Tom
Hidden 03/Apr/09 Lead
nai 30/Mar/09 Solo O/S
tlr 20/Mar/09 Solo
Strong Steve 21/Feb/09 Lead O/S
kingholmesy ??/2009 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2009 Sent
metal arms 26/Oct/08 Solo O/S
Jim Walton 18/Oct/08 Solo O/S

not 5a

JackMountains 25/Sep/08 Solo O/S
SteveM 19/Sep/08 Solo
Brown 08/Sep/08 Solo O/S
Matt Fry 26/Aug/08 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Mattyk 21/Jul/08 Solo O/S
adam carless 05/Jul/08 Lead O/S
practicalcat 05/Jul/08 2nd
steve taylor 04/Jul/08 Solo rpt
with Jim Waddington
craig h 10/Jun/08 Solo O/S
maybe_si 08/Jun/08 Solo O/S
petemeads 22/May/08 Solo
Hidden 21/May/08 Solo
Creep_pea 18/May/08 Lead O/S
with Walsh
Hidden 13/May/08 Lead O/S
Chris the Tall 17/Feb/08 Solo rpt
Hidden ??/2008 -
TrollJester ??/2008 AltLd O/S
with VARIOUS Throughout 80's+90's
Hidden 11/Dec/07 Solo O/S
kendogcatchy 03/Nov/07 Lead O/S
prof_vague 03/Nov/07 2nd O/S
with Nick
Woodiee 03/Nov/07 2nd O/S
mic_b 12/Oct/07 Lead O/S
r@bag 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S

Nice and technical climb. Protection was limited on the harder bottom section.

The Mountain Goat 07/Oct/07 2nd O/S
with Laurence Davis
AJ007 05/Oct/07 Solo
Alfredo ?/Oct/07 Solo
Hidden 20/Sep/07 Solo O/S
Allan Watson 26/Aug/07 2nd
with Ian Atkins
fizzy_elephant 26/Aug/07 Solo O/S

felt easier on solo than its neighbour to the left. could be the polish..

with kate
Fred Sergeant 23/Aug/07 TR
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 04/Aug/07 Solo O/S
HimTiggins 02/Aug/07 Solo O/S
popebenedictus 09/Jul/07 2nd O/S

Edd aborted lead and escaped into Mantelpiece crack

with Edd Rab
edd rab 09/Jul/07 TR β
Hidden ?/Jul/07 2nd
sjf 26/Jun/07 TR O/S

Nice climb, wet though.

with simon, nick
Nicholas_Swain 26/Jun/07 TR
Jim Vach 11/May/07 Solo O/S
galpinos 07/May/07 Solo O/S
with John
Whealiebob 22/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Ste and Chris
Hidden 02/Apr/07 Lead
catt 25/Mar/07 2nd O/S

nice enough. although if you avoid escaping it is hard and fairly bold for a vs. have climbed easier hvs's.

with Blane
Graeme Hammond 02/Mar/07 Solo O/S
Hammy 18/Feb/07 2nd
jamiev 04/Feb/07 Solo rpt
Hidden 03/Feb/07 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Dan 85 26/Nov/06 Lead O/S
with Heddwyn
Hidden 17/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Pythonist 13/Sep/06 Solo rpt
Rampikino 17/Jun/06 Lead
with Jonathan
Lex_2004 11/May/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Apr/06 Lead O/S
mikecopp 04/Apr/06 Solo
Tobias at Home ??/2006 -
Nicos 26/Sep/05 Solo O/S
with solo
Alex Mason 31/May/05 Lead

nice moves but easy escapable

with jools holland
loonyclimber ?/May/05 Solo
Dave Mason ?/Aug/04 Lead O/S
with Trev Tatler
Hidden 24/May/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/May/04 Lead
Hidden 06/May/04 Solo
loose85 04/Aug/03 2nd
Phil West 26/Jul/03 Solo rpt
jamiev 14/Jun/03 Solo O/S
cem 08/Jun/03 2nd
Iain Thow 31/Mar/03 Solo
Chris the Tall ??/2003 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Sep/02 TR
DerwentDiluted 04/Sep/02 Solo
Mark Stevenson 27/May/02 Solo O/S
chris sm 12/May/02 Solo
Jon Greengrass ??/2002 -
Mark Davies PK ??/2000 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2000 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2000 -
cragspud ??/1998 Solo O/S
Canyak ??/1973 -
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Style of ascent
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