6m.

Rockfax Description
Awkward climbing up the prominent wide crack © Rockfax


ClimberDateStyle
Hidden 25/Jul Solo
Hidden 09/Jul Lead dog
Keith Swainson 14/Jun Solo O/S
philmitch 03/Jun Lead O/S
with Helen
philmitch 03/Jun Lead O/S
with Helen
lucas pilpel 12/May Lead O/S
with A Broomhead
a broomhead 12/May Lead
KatAlice 12/May 2nd
MSchobitz 30/Apr Solo rpt
Hidden 09/Apr Lead
Hidden 09/Apr 2nd O/S
samh.uk 09/Apr Lead O/S
with Nikki
Mark Stevenson 03/Apr Solo
Nick1812P 31/Mar Solo O/S
Phil West 25/Mar Lead rpt
with Chris Tan
Hidden 15/Mar 2nd
stemill 04/Feb Solo
with Charlie
Hidden 02/Oct/16 2nd
Lenny 07/Sep/16 Solo O/S
vix 29/Aug/16 2nd O/S
with Lorna
timcedwards 17/Aug/16 2nd
rockman 17/Aug/16 Lead O/S
ht543 14/Jul/16 Lead
with Chris Cope
rohai545 14/Jul/16 Lead
with Richard Broadhead
Hidden 04/Jul/16 Solo
James Oakes 09/Jun/16 Solo O/S
w-watson 28/May/16 Solo
Hidden 28/May/16 Solo O/S
HarryBowyer 24/May/16 2nd O/S
with Simon Brumpton
Hidden 07/May/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Apr/16 Solo
Matt Harmon 19/Apr/16 Solo O/S
AlexCib 17/Apr/16 Lead dog
MrFantastic 25/Feb/16 Solo O/S
the power 15/Jan/16 Solo
jshields 29/Dec/15 Solo
gd303uk 27/Oct/15 Lead O/S
RobEdwards 04/Oct/15 Lead
with Tash
cookie-doo 02/Oct/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/15 Solo O/S
yossarian714 26/Sep/15 Solo O/S
noteviljoe 26/Sep/15 Solo O/S

part of 100 climbs in a day attempt (failed again!)

MikeDowsett 19/Aug/15 2nd
with Dave Peck
Matt Groom 11/Aug/15 Solo
BoobyBaby 15/Jul/15 Lead
charvey 15/Jul/15 Solo rpt
mattprince 20/Jun/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 12/Jun/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Jun/15 2nd
Hidden 26/May/15 Solo
Hidden 23/May/15 Lead
Hidden 23/May/15 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/May/15 Solo
Nigel Bond 16/May/15 Solo
buxtoncoffeelover 12/May/15 Solo
JdotP 10/May/15 2nd O/S
with The Stasi, Stanislav Huska
the power 26/Apr/15 Solo O/S
with Billy
Abi Chard 24/Apr/15 Lead O/S

Mass ascent on a Pinnacle Club day meet in rubbish weather

with Thea
James Lowe 18/Apr/15 Solo
Hidden 14/Apr/15 Solo O/S
FlavioL1989 09/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/15 2nd O/S
Kate Hutchence 25/Mar/15 Lead O/S
with Jon H
CameronH 07/Mar/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/15 Solo O/S
JoeLucas ??/2015 TR O/S
Hardcore Pat 03/Nov/14 Solo rpt
Luke Dawson 25/Oct/14 Solo O/S
anaesthetic 05/Oct/14 2nd
with Jules
Gambit 02/Oct/14 Sent x

The arete, thought it was really good

with Guiom
evans859 28/Sep/14 Solo O/S
dbm 16/Aug/14 TR O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/14 TR
Marmoset 12/Aug/14 2nd O/S
ralphio 06/Aug/14 Solo O/S
Ian Saxton ?/Aug/14 Lead
with dave
Ericrd 27/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Richy
Hidden 27/Jul/14 Solo O/S
PanzerHanzler 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Nigel Bond 18/Jul/14 Solo
Hidden 06/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Paul Hy 05/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Wright.phil 05/Jul/14 2nd O/S
with Paul Hy
yekko 14/May/14 2nd O/S
planetmarshall 27/Apr/14 2nd
with Helen Mort
ninaclose 16/Apr/14 TR O/S
Hidden 01/Apr/14 2nd
GermanAlex 22/Mar/14 2nd

a classic gritstone experience for Arno

with Arno
gingerwolf 08/Mar/14 Sent O/S
mileshill540 ??/2014 Solo
Alex Norman 04/Nov/13 Solo O/S
MSchobitz 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
runestone 22/Sep/13 2nd rpt
with Blod
a broomhead 26/Jun/13 TR
BenLarby 16/Jun/13 TR

Bit of a fuck up. Decided to solo it to get my pyche back after bottling it on Sprider Crack. Needed top rope lowering by Mike for the last topout moves. HVD

dpiddock 09/Jun/13 Solo O/S
AshBash 05/Jun/13 2nd O/S
with Xanthe
Hidden 10/May/13 Solo O/S
trish1968 06/May/13 2nd
Hidden 06/May/13 Lead
jogh 04/May/13 Lead O/S
with Vincent
vinni 04/May/13 2nd O/S
with James
Pelleas 04/May/13 2nd
with Dave C., Adrian
charvey 30/Apr/13 Solo O/S
The Reaper 15/Apr/13 Solo O/S
Cerin Smith ?/Apr/13 Lead
with Tom Baldwin
JakeWShaw 05/Mar/13 Solo O/S
benkelsey 05/Mar/13 Solo O/S
pete1993 05/Mar/13 Sent O/S
Hidden 02/Feb/13 2nd dog
Colin3859 02/Feb/13 Lead β
with DianeB
Hidden 02/Feb/13 Solo
mikestr555 12/Jan/13 Lead

Very hard

MikeDowsett 06/Jan/13 2nd
with Jamie Bomber
AlanPedrick ??/2013 -
arandall 04/Nov/12 Solo O/S
beakerburgess 03/Nov/12 2nd
Alex Wade 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Perrine Triballi, Alex Linge
J.Short 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Neil
Mike Bayley 13/Oct/12 2nd
with Lee Attwater & Neil Armstrong
Hidden 12/Oct/12 Solo
Hidden 02/Sep/12 2nd O/S
penny_pops25 01/Sep/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
bigbadbob12345 30/Jul/12 2nd
stev1e.wilso 30/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Rosie, Dylan
Rozzlarr1992 30/Jul/12 2nd
with Dad
Fat Tim 23/Jul/12 Solo β
joemallia 23/Jul/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Jul/12 Solo
Hidden 02/Jun/12 2nd
Hidden 20/May/12 Lead O/S
flyinfrenchy 12/May/12 Solo O/S
Muel 06/May/12 Lead O/S
a13x 05/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/May/12 Lead O/S
Tom Doldon 03/May/12 Solo
with sam simpson 48
Hidden 03/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 01/Apr/12 Solo
ash longreach ?/Apr/12 Solo
Hidden 25/Mar/12 2nd O/S
althesin 17/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Reds 17/Mar/12 2nd O/S
schristophersmith 17/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/Feb/12 Solo O/S
phleppy 07/Feb/12 Sent
with Mark
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
katyc 28/Nov/11 Lead
aquazepp 28/Nov/11 2nd O/S
with katyc
Derek Furze 23/Nov/11 Solo
mfisher 22/Nov/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Oct/11 Lead O/S
ill_bill 02/Oct/11 Lead
Pilch 23/Sep/11 Solo O/S
with Graham
Danny Crump 27/Aug/11 Solo
DrLazer 20/Aug/11 TR β
deagle 18/Aug/11 Lead O/S
fatbuoybazza 14/Aug/11 Solo O/S
angus ?/Aug/11 -
eel 22/Jul/11 Solo O/S
aldred 21/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Jul/11 Solo rpt
Hattie 02/Jul/11 Lead O/S
howiebartrip 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Gemma Golby
cragtyke 19/Jun/11 Solo
sting 14/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/May/11 Solo O/S
Steve Palmer 27/May/11 Lead O/S
with John Borlase
sharpie530 05/May/11 Solo O/S
andyfry 04/May/11 Lead O/S
dannygiblin ?/May/11 -
Alaric 30/Apr/11 TR O/S

Neil led. Probably everyone had a go ?

with Laura, Colin McM, Helen, Ed, Paul F, Paul L, Neil
matthewpwilson 30/Apr/11 -
laura wilson 30/Apr/11 TR
valentinesbabe 10/Apr/11 Lead O/S

What a bag of .... Awful climb. Difficult to protect easily, thrutchy nightmare with loose block near the top. Far tricker than "The Be All"

chumleywarner 10/Apr/11 TR O/S
t8t9t8 10/Apr/11 2nd
Tithe Technique 10/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Homebrew165 02/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Ali
Hidden 27/Mar/11 2nd
PieMan 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with James
Hidden 25/Mar/11 Solo O/S
najki_2000 19/Mar/11 2nd O/S

upper crack deceptively hard

with Chris Rose
beakerburgess 19/Mar/11 Lead
Hidden 19/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Matthew Edwards 19/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Mar/11 2nd O/S
geddicakes ?/Mar/11 Solo
with Jim Brownlow
RM199 ??/2011 Solo O/S
PAJames ??/2011 -
muffinman 28/Oct/10 Solo O/S
Goody 17/Oct/10 2nd rpt
with Jane Mellor, Suzie Hughes
Ben ski 17/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Ken
andy jennings 12/Oct/10 Solo β
with Mr. Lovatt, ben
charley 17/Sep/10 Solo O/S
edd rab 14/Sep/10 Solo rpt
Dave Mason 31/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 22/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Not worth the effort, not hard but not enjoyable at all

with Marilyn
karenhh 10/Aug/10 2nd
SharonC1604 07/Aug/10 2nd

Tried leading this, had to retreat. Seemed more of a chimney then a crack.

Hidden 30/Jul/10 Lead
salwilms 25/Jul/10 Lead dog
broady 16/May/10 Lead

lovely route

with S Watkiss
Hoppo 01/May/10 Lead O/S
callumd 01/May/10 2nd
with Gemma
midnitegem 01/May/10 Lead O/S

So happy with this scary lead. My first lead where I was only placing gear with one hand ie. not having 2 hands free.

with Callum
Hidden 01/May/10 2nd
kitkat78 27/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Bullybones 23/Apr/10 Solo
Hidden 21/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Pelleas 17/Apr/10 2nd
with Adrian
Martin Stevens 17/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with Bob B.
Hidden 16/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Mr Sparkle 08/Apr/10 Solo O/S
app08bls 23/Mar/10 Lead
Phil West 21/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Shaun Walby
cpoad 21/Mar/10 Lead G/U

Made a right hash of this for some reason. Had to lower back down and retry

with Ingrid F, Therese C
android 13/Mar/10 TR rpt
Hidden ??/2010 -
Goody 07/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Suzie Hughes
Marc Murphy ?/Oct/09 Lead
Hidden 21/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/09 Solo
sam coward 05/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Helen
Hidden 23/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Jim Malo 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Aug/09 2nd
richprideaux 11/Aug/09 Lead O/S
stevefromstoke 09/Aug/09 2nd
with mart
Hidden 09/Aug/09 Lead O/S
edd rab 30/Jul/09 Solo rpt
Pilch 18/Jul/09 Solo
no_more_scotch_eggs 21/Jun/09 2nd O/S

awkward and off balance, I'd give it HVD

with tamsin
Joe Costello 14/Jun/09 Sent O/S
markburgin83 25/May/09 2nd
Hidden 25/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/May/09 Solo
richorme 23/May/09 Solo O/S
tinyali 12/May/09 Solo O/S
Mike Soulby 12/May/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 09/May/09 Solo O/S
masrr 18/Apr/09 TR rpt
with Mikey, Rob, Dan, Joe, Ollie
JDDD 12/Apr/09 Solo
Shad ?/Apr/09 Solo
Hidden 28/Mar/09 2nd
eldre070 28/Mar/09 Lead
with Rachel Lambley
Graeme Hammond 25/Mar/09 Solo rpt
Somerset swede basher 21/Mar/09 Solo O/S
with Katharine
erinbastian 20/Mar/09 2nd
with Ken Mayo
Hidden ??/2009 Solo O/S
MJS ??/2009 -
virtualinsanity 26/Sep/08 TR
with C & J
Creinu 26/Sep/08 Solo O/S
with Dan, Phil
howlingbaboon 20/Sep/08 2nd O/S
with Chris Fitzhugh & Paul Curtis
SteveM 14/Sep/08 Solo
stuckonarock 30/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with Sinead
Pelleas 12/Aug/08 Lead
with Martin
sonaf 21/Jul/08 Lead
with Wayne
Phil1967 10/Jul/08 Solo O/S
with Dan
t_stork 02/Jul/08 2nd
with Zoe
Zoë 02/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Tom Stork
barrylong 20/Jun/08 Solo O/S
BenJacobs 16/Jun/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/08 Solo
Jon_Warner 12/Jun/08 Solo O/S

"Straightforward climbing up the prominent crack " yeah, that description is indeed an april fool... Pile'o shyte. Pretty hard for the grade if you avoid the mud hold. Contender for peak worst route!!

Hidden 12/Jun/08 Solo O/S
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 10/Jun/08 Solo rpt
whiting.jp 24/May/08 Solo O/S
carriegold 18/May/08 Lead O/S
with Hamster
Hidden 07/May/08 Solo
staceyjg 05/May/08 2nd O/S

and Pete Beasley What a complete sandbag, especially when the crack is slimey!

Hidden 03/May/08 Lead O/S
paulerussell 03/May/08 2nd
with JamesCa
edd rab 22/Apr/08 Solo O/S
popebenedictus 22/Apr/08 Solo rpt
with Soloed
Duncan Beard ?/Apr/08 Solo
craig matheson ?/Apr/08 Solo
erica 17/Feb/08 Lead rpt
with John
adam carless 17/Feb/08 Solo rpt
John Brayshaw 17/Feb/08 2nd rpt
with Erica
Alfredo ?/Feb/08 Solo
Hidden ??/2008 -
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
sadams 16/Nov/07 Solo
with Catherine Adams
Hidden 05/Nov/07 TR O/S
Hidden 05/Nov/07 TR rpt
Hidden 23/Sep/07 TR
masa-alpin 08/Sep/07 2nd β

Luke lead.

lucasp 08/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with ditch
Pixie-Andy 08/Sep/07 2nd
Hidden 17/Jun/07 Lead dog
Jonny M 20/May/07 2nd O/S

Good chimney technique adds an element of fun to this one and relieves the strain!

with Phil Toovey
clive-greenwood 05/May/07 Solo
with Anna
Anna Horrox 05/May/07 Lead
alisonk ?/May/07 Lead
with Sally
Hidden ?/May/07 Solo O/S
AJ007 28/Apr/07 Solo
popebenedictus 19/Apr/07 TR O/S
with Edd Rab
edd rab 19/Apr/07 TR O/S
Jim Vach 12/Apr/07 Solo O/S
mikej 05/Apr/07 Solo
with Rick Naylor
sazzle86 ?/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with James Cross
adam carless 24/Mar/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Feb/07 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Scott N ??/2007 -
Brown ?/Nov/06 Solo O/S
with Henry
matthewss 29/Oct/06 Lead O/S

6m

with Sarah
Hidden 09/Oct/06 2nd
janbutternutsquash 30/Sep/06 2nd
with Ali
dangerousoldfool ?/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 27/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Pete aka Dad
Hidden 06/Aug/06 Lead
Hidden 06/Aug/06 TR
Hidden 17/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/06 2nd dnf
colin milton 09/Jun/06 Solo
John Eley ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 05/May/06 Solo rpt
Paz 15/Apr/06 Solo O/S
Joe Costello 18/Feb/06 Solo O/S
with Liam
Raggar ??/2006 Lead
with ashley, andy moore, Andy J
Hidden ??/2006 Lead
Hidden ??/2006 -
9fingerjon ??/2006 Sent O/S
fizzy_elephant ?/Oct/05 Solo
Paul Tomo 07/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with Dean Tomlinson
krikoman 06/Aug/05 Solo O/S
with Andreas Afseth, Kev Gibbs
leerthorp ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with kathryn
Rampikino 19/Jun/05 Lead
with Liz, Mark & Rob
dannyboy83 ?/May/05 Solo O/S
Neil Henson 22/Jan/05 2nd
with Mark Collins
Mark Collins 22/Jan/05 Lead O/S
with Neil Henson
baldcoder 22/Aug/04 Lead O/S
with Little Old Lady
Will Gordon ?/Aug/04 Solo
John Brayshaw 04/Jul/04 2nd rpt
with Chris
John Brayshaw 04/Apr/04 Lead O/S
erica 04/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with CMC
rob wmc 13/Mar/04 Lead O/S
with Pete
Nicos 24/Jan/04 Solo O/S
with mark richardson
Jon Greengrass ??/2004 -
garethb ??/2004 Lead
Hidden ?/Nov/03 Solo O/S
tobydunford 28/Sep/03 Solo O/S
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 27/Jul/03 Solo O/S
Hidden 24/May/03 Solo
Mark Stevenson 16/Mar/03 Solo
loonyclimber ?/Mar/03 Lead
Carl Smethurst 06/Oct/02 Solo O/S
JuneBob 23/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Alison
Hidden 03/Nov/01 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/01 Solo
DerwentDiluted 26/May/01 Solo
Monk ??/2001 Solo O/S
Roget ??/2001 Solo O/S
Cassidy ??/2001 -
tlr ??/2000 Solo
Budge 12/Sep/98 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/1997 -
Strong Steve 27/Jul/96 Solo O/S
uphillnow 21/Apr/96 Solo
cragspud ??/1995 Lead
Laramadness 08/May/94 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/1994 -
Rog Wilko ?/May/93 Lead

More like HVD.

with Debbie Wilkinson
roncaves 16/Aug/92 Solo
Hidden 08/Sep/90 Lead
Nick Rundall ??/1990 Solo
goi.ashmore 09/Jan/88 Solo O/S
bleddynmawr ?/Oct/87 Solo
Iain Thow 02/Aug/87 Solo
malc 26/Sep/86 Solo
with ??
Chris Ellis 30/Aug/85 Solo
Hidden 20/Aug/85 Solo
sadams 02/Jun/84 Solo
Bob ?/Jun/84 Solo
Anton Eady ??/1983 -
Rob Davies 22/Jun/81 Solo
Howard Dixon ??/1981 Solo
babymoac 04/Oct/80 Solo
Andy Fielding ??/1979 Solo
Nigel Bond 24/May/78 Solo
RichardMc 04/Mar/78 Solo
MikeDowsett ??/1978 Lead
mikej 26/Apr/70 Solo
with E
Voting
High S
Mid S
Low S
High HVD
Mid HVD
Low HVD
High VD
Mid VD
Low VD
Votes cast 33
Votes cast 25
Style of ascent
Soloed
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Bouldered
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Dogged
Flashed (β)
DNF
Redpoint
Ground Up
Not Set