Rockfax Description
Mantelshelf onto the ledge from the 'Flintstone's spare-wheel' then climb the well-positioned left arete which has good runners and holds. Swing around left for an exposed finish - rather neat. © Rockfax

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List, Northern Grit 100 VD - VS, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+, Chatsworth to Bamford, Eastern Grit 2 star plus (HVS/VS/HS).

The Reaper 14/Sep Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Aug Lead O/S
Caroline_Schofield 28/Aug -
Roland stopps 12/Aug Lead O/S
with Nevil
Hidden 12/Aug 2nd
Carl 05/Aug Lead O/S
with Alix
Keith Swainson 16/Jul Lead O/S
Georgie25 16/Jul Lead

Led after Keith had led - nice route

sparkass 25/Jun Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Jun Lead O/S
Fred Lazell 11/Jun 2nd
Hidden 03/Jun Lead
cragsman9000 20/Apr Lead O/S


with Neil
CharlieMack 20/Apr Lead O/S
with John allen
DavidPC 11/Apr Lead rpt
with Maoome
Davidchatterton 07/Apr Lead O/S
with heyhoot
Hidden 07/Apr 2nd O/S
MrFantastic 22/Oct/16 Solo O/S

wanted to do this for ages. iconic

Rory_Cummings_NI 29/Sep/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 17/Sep/16 Lead
Hidden 08/Sep/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 31/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jul/16 Lead rpt
cragtyke 26/Jul/16 2nd
with Chris
MYox 26/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Basia
Hidden 26/Jul/16 Lead
buxtoncoffeelover 12/Jul/16 Lead

Delicate, exposed, good gear, reachy move. Lovely!

with Silve
smoreda 12/Jul/16 2nd
pingora 19/Jun/16 2nd rpt
with Celso
lusonavigator 19/Jun/16 Lead

Proved easy and safe in the end but started trembling after bailing out on David. Thanks Ian for insisting on me to get it done.

with pingora
Hidden 05/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Natalie Berry - UKC 05/Jun/16 2nd
Robin Nichols 17/May/16 Solo O/S
with Jemma
pingora 15/May/16 Lead O/S
david harvey 12/May/16 2nd O/S
with Ian
Ian Saxton 12/May/16 Lead O/S
with dave
pearson9596 07/May/16 2nd O/S
th0ma5_ander50n 07/May/16 Lead O/S
ian d f 07/May/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/May/16 2nd O/S
Andy Moles 04/May/16 Solo
laurashaw 28/Nov/15 Lead O/S
rajeshwarbisht 26/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Flavio
FlavioL1989 26/Sep/15 Solo O/S
Felix la shat 25/Sep/15 Solo O/S
djones66 06/Sep/15 Lead O/S

Good fun. Easier and better protected than it looks. Shame there isn't more of it.

with Stve mc D
Louishmouis 06/Sep/15 Solo rpt
Hidden 03/Aug/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 27/Jun/15 2nd
Hidden 16/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Jun/15 2nd rpt
amccann 11/Jun/15 Solo O/S
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 11/Jun/15 Lead
with Rachel Briggs
JasonK 17/May/15 Lead
with Dan Shacklock
Hidden 15/May/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Apr/15 2nd
Hidden 18/Apr/15 2nd O/S
shaunhumphreys 13/Apr/15 Lead rpt

Seconded a while back! pretty nice

with Dawn
Dawn_K_B 13/Apr/15 2nd
ptc1 18/Mar/15 2nd
Sam McCarthy 12/Mar/15 Lead O/S
MrBIond 11/Mar/15 2nd
mrteale 10/Mar/15 Lead O/S
with MrBlond
Louishmouis ?/Mar/15 Solo
Teappleby 03/Dec/14 Lead

in the dark

Hidden 03/Dec/14 2nd
Rachel Slater 03/Oct/14 Solo O/S
with Simon, Sophie Whyte
soph 03/Oct/14 Solo O/S
with Rachel Slater, Kook newstead
Andypeak 14/Sep/14 2nd
Hidden 13/Sep/14 Solo rpt
Markheighton 11/Sep/14 2nd
Alex_Derbyshire 11/Sep/14 Lead

Really enjoyed this after eyeing it up in the guide book!

ralphio 02/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Lead with pre placed gear in the first half. Easy but exposed moves around the arête. Not difficult at any point. Gear is great but you still need a cool head.

with Steve
cem 19/Aug/14 Lead rpt


Kirill 19/Aug/14 2nd O/S
stevelismore 19/Aug/14 Lead O/S

Once around the arete its a long reach for the jug but once you get both hands on it the hard bit is done.

with Jenny
charley 04/Aug/14 2nd rpt
with Alex, JackD
andork123 04/Aug/14 2nd O/S

awesome route, jugs where you need them

Jackwd 04/Aug/14 Lead
runestone 30/Jul/14 2nd
with Blod
Hidden 30/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Jul/14 2nd
Hidden 27/Jul/14 Lead
si_pro_83 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Shame it isn't longer!

with Tubs
Tubs 26/Jul/14 2nd rpt
with Simon P
lena.drapella 22/Jul/14 2nd O/S
RKirke 22/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Lena
pimpy 12/Jul/14 2nd
Hidden 12/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Jul/14 Solo rpt
bendevonport 09/Jul/14 Lead
DaveB61 09/Jul/14 Lead
with Greg Jennings
jshields 09/Jul/14 Lead

Lovely climb, good but spaced gear.

charvey 09/Jul/14 Solo O/S
MrBIond 07/Jul/14 Solo
Hidden 06/Jul/14 Lead O/S
fabricio 05/Jul/14 2nd
with lee
Hidden ?/Jul/14 Lead
Hidden ?/Jul/14 Solo
Albachoss 19/Jun/14 Solo β
with Ben
nimajneb 19/Jun/14 Solo
Sidekick 08/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Matt Marsh 05/Jun/14 2nd
with Aiden Gandy
Oliver Houston 18/May/14 Lead O/S
Teappleby 26/Apr/14 Solo
Goodstuff 16/Apr/14 Lead rpt

Seconded this one a few months back, forgot how nice it is. Great swing around the arête.

WillDoyle 16/Apr/14 2nd
Hidden 15/Apr/14 2nd
will randall 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with sarah
ffdalton 15/Mar/14 Lead O/S

Windy and very cold day

with Dean Dalton
hlegge 22/Feb/14 Lead O/S

First route of 2014 and it was nice!

with Aidan Rooney
Hidden ??/2014 Solo O/S
KamilJ ??/2014 2nd
richyp 29/Sep/13 2nd
with Andy
Calum Wadsworth 28/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Ben T
Tithe Technique 01/Sep/13 TR O/S
Jackwd 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Sep/13 2nd
charley 01/Sep/13 2nd O/S
with JackD, Ange, Kev
Hidden 27/Aug/13 2nd O/S
ERH 27/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Dan M
Tom Dent 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Chalky Cat 09/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Dom
DaveHall246 01/Aug/13 Lead
with Pete Hall
jamie ward 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Robbie
jamie ward 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Robbie
Hidden 20/Jul/13 2nd
mapperley samurai 17/Jul/13 2nd

Nice climb. Took the direct start.

davidalcock 17/Jul/13 Lead

Fun going around the arete.

Hidden 17/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Dom Cordner 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Sam Wimpenny
David Kay 09/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Mynydd C.C.
DavidPC 08/Jul/13 Lead O/S
DeanWilsonn 08/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Dave
chili-d 07/Jul/13 2nd

Did Millwheel Wall start (very delicate and enjoyable)

with Poz
treg 07/Jul/13 2nd
with Patrick
Hidden 07/Jul/13 2nd O/S
Hardcore Pat 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Matt Tregellas
oddtoast 06/Jul/13 2nd

Shiny! Needed a leg up to get to the start of route though :p

with Gav
Hidden 06/Jul/13 Lead
Hidden 04/Jul/13 Lead
tomwright1509 ?/Jul/13 Lead O/S
cragtyke 19/Jun/13 Lead
with Mark B
Hidden 17/Jun/13 2nd
Deezel65 05/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Mark Bell
Hidden 04/Jun/13 Lead
Hidden 01/Jun/13 2nd
cherad 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Louise Bell
Goose4 26/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/May/13 Lead
tebs 11/May/13 Solo O/S
Alistair Corbett 19/Apr/13 Solo rpt
kabutsu ??/2013 Lead
bclifton ??/2013 Lead
SamWimpenny ??/2013 Solo
samt ??/2013 -
SteveHi 10/Nov/12 2nd O/S
with Sam Cooke
Sam Cooke 10/Nov/12 Lead O/S
lawlolly 04/Nov/12 2nd O/S

Lovely climb - freezing hands though..

Hidden 13/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 09/Oct/12 Lead
Nick1812P 04/Oct/12 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Milnes 09/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Rich Malcolm 08/Sep/12 Lead β
auld al 07/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Fragmod 25/Jun/12 Lead
Dave89 05/Jun/12 Lead O/S

Easy VS, but nice exposure.

with Dave C
Palmer 26/May/12 Lead
caroline256 26/May/12 2nd
with Tom B
birthers 26/May/12 Lead O/S
sopaz 26/May/12 2nd
the power 12/May/12 2nd
Hidden 12/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/May/12 Solo
benkelsey 23/Mar/12 Solo O/S

nicely exposed but jugs everywhere

Hidden 02/Mar/12 Solo O/S
mark20 02/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 14/Jan/12 Lead β
Rhythm24 14/Jan/12 Lead dnf
Rhythm24 14/Jan/12 2nd β
Tony Kartawick ??/2012 -
DanC1985 04/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Colin
al123 24/Sep/11 2nd rpt
allyrocke 26/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Lizzie Wastnedge, Phil Jennings
Jack Whiteley 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Really nice climb, hard footwork just after the mantle onto the ledge. Good bit of run out above good gear, got to place my first micro nut(not really necessary but was fun).

belay bunny turned bad 21/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with loundsy
Hidden 21/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Marti999 10/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Anna
rich_hw 28/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 28/Jun/11 2nd rpt
Hidden 03/Jun/11 Lead O/S
tompilgrem 03/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Dad
john_ni 03/Jun/11 Lead O/S

good wires, lovely route, all there. Useful belay stake at the top.

with Simon Birch
bobpilgrem 03/Jun/11 2nd

Lead by Tom- lovely route with bomber wires.

with Bob/Tom
Pythonist 02/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/May/11 2nd
lrandall 21/Apr/11 Solo O/S

Another route here which I'd give 3 stars! A brilliant solo.

Hidden 21/Apr/11 Solo rpt
cem 17/Apr/11 2nd rpt
Hidden 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
al123 10/Apr/11 Solo O/S


Sgt. Vest 21/Mar/11 Solo O/S
PAJames ??/2011 -
mwatson ??/2011 -
Mr Sparkle 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
richardashe 17/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Sep/10 Lead O/S
gordonday 03/Sep/10 Lead rpt
with Jack
jwpil 03/Sep/10 2nd O/S
with Gordon
Jamesb55 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
geddicakes 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Fraser
Mr. K 07/Aug/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden 27/Jul/10 Lead
ojp 25/Jul/10 2nd
with Andy
Dave Foster 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Sandra
Chumpatus 24/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with dave
James Oswald 09/Jul/10 Lead dog

Easy for VS. But very good. Lovely exposed finishing moves

nathanlee 04/Jul/10 Solo O/S
gordonday 26/Jun/10 2nd rpt
with clive
tiga271 24/Jun/10 2nd
with mark20
mark20 24/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/10 Lead O/S
willson 17/Jun/10 Lead
with chris
Creep_pea 16/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Rob
9fingerjon 11/Jun/10 Lead
with Matt
Hidden 11/Jun/10 2nd
Tony Holdsworth 05/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with Martin Haworth
John Tourle 31/May/10 Lead


with Mark Williams
Jonathan Hall 31/May/10 2nd
disturbed_one51 31/May/10 2nd
Hidden 29/May/10 2nd
victim of mathematics 24/May/10 2nd rpt
with Jaime
psychomansam 23/May/10 Lead

what a lovely climb. Soft too, what more could you want!

Alistair Corbett 23/May/10 Lead O/S

easy vs

radioactivekid 23/May/10 Lead O/S
with Katherine
Hidden 23/May/10 Lead rpt
Phil West 22/May/10 Lead rpt
with Shaun Walby
Laurence Everitt 22/May/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/May/10 2nd O/S
shaun walby 22/May/10 Lead O/S
with Phil West
gazfellows 20/May/10 Lead
mtempest 17/May/10 Lead
with Steve Waters, Mynydd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 17/May/10 2nd

Hugely enjoyable with positive holds. Great exposed move left over the quarry.

jmjw 02/May/10 Lead O/S

Nice climb, great step out round the arete, slightly ruined by the large number of dead lambs in the quarry, pretty strange really.

with Tim R, Will L
timrowland 02/May/10 2nd
with jmjw
Pete Graham 16/Apr/10 Solo
Hidden 13/Apr/10 -
mattorford ??/2010 2nd
pembrc ??/2010 Lead O/S
TonyF ??/2010 Lead
Hidden ??/2010 2nd
nickcanute ??/2010 Solo O/S
RM199 ??/2010 Lead O/S
Conor1 01/Oct/09 Lead O/S

Great route, really enjoyable. Started up the lower arete, which is stiff 4c, but after that quite steady with hidden hand and footholds.

with Richard Simpson
Hidden 27/Sep/09 -
Hidden 25/Sep/09 2nd
chrisallan 18/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/09 2nd O/S
Si dH 08/Aug/09 Lead rpt
with Neil Furniss/Tom Lambert
jkarran 02/Aug/09 Lead

Nice little route.

with Aly
Hidden 02/Jul/09 2nd
sgl0jd 01/Jul/09 Lead
with Luke
Hidden 01/Jul/09 2nd β
Hidden 27/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Adam Potter 23/Jun/09 2nd
Hidden 22/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Becky E 20/Jun/09 2nd O/S
barrylong 18/Jun/09 Lead rpt
with Andy PCC
Si dH 31/May/09 2nd O/S
with Marco
pebbles 26/Apr/09 2nd

lovely route.

Hidden 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S
steveb2006 23/Apr/09 Solo
Hidden 20/Apr/09 Solo rpt
Jim Slater 19/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Mark Mercer
Hidden 29/Oct/08 Solo
Hidden 02/Aug/08 Lead O/S
mr bounce 30/Jul/08 Lead O/S
Ardo 30/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Tim
Tommy G 27/Jul/08 2nd O/S
with Bri Mac
duncan 23/Jul/08 Lead
with Hugo Glover
teflonpete 20/Jul/08 2nd β

Great exposure when you step left round the arrete. On my list to lead.

with Pete C
Guy Wilson 02/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Jenny Calvert
adam carless 24/May/08 Lead O/S
with Jon_nz
naughtybadboy 18/May/08 2nd
gibbo38 18/May/08 2nd O/S
with Phil
Hidden 08/May/08 Lead O/S
jamiev 05/May/08 Solo rpt
craig matheson ?/Apr/08 Solo
Hidden 14/Mar/08 Lead O/S
Owdham 02/Mar/08 Lead O/S

Excellent climb. Plenty of places for good gear. Really nice move onto the arete.

with Sam
The old James turnbull ??/2008 Lead
The old James turnbull ??/2008 Lead
mattwyles1 ??/2008 -
The old James turnbull ??/2008 Lead
alaan 09/Nov/07 Solo O/S
Nicos 18/Oct/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Oct/07 Solo rpt
Hidden 05/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 22/Sep/07 Lead O/S
EllieJ 22/Sep/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 20/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 10/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with luke, Lauren Foster/Keeler
Simon Caldwell 04/Aug/07 Lead O/S

Not sure where the 4c bit was, felt like a good HS 4b to me. Nice climbing, a shame it's not a bit longer.

with Carmen
lithos 04/Aug/07 Lead
victim of mathematics 03/Jun/07 2nd O/S
Jim Vach 02/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with S
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead
Pilch 24/May/07 Lead O/S
with Ed
EdShep 24/May/07 2nd O/S
with Pilch
Rob Davies 19/May/07 Lead rpt
with Phil Ashton
Apharri ?/May/07 Solo O/S
with Andre Hedger
dannyboy83 10/Apr/07 2nd O/S
with Sion
Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
cat22 ??/2007 Lead O/S
with Megan
Hidden 08/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Jul/06 2nd
Hidden 28/Jul/06 Lead O/S
SecretSquirrel 28/Jul/06 2nd
with andy
philboy 26/Jul/06 2nd
OffshoreAndy 21/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with NCC Nic
Hidden 20/Jul/06 2nd O/S
colin milton 20/Jul/06 Lead

more like 4b

with fenclimb
uphillnow 18/Jun/06 Lead

placed first gear and downclimbed, rest and then struggled through to top.

Joe Costello ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Liam
Hidden 28/May/06 Lead
Andrew Barker ?/Apr/06 Solo O/S

My first route after moving to Sheffield

Hidden 13/Jul/05 2nd
Budge 23/Jun/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/05 Lead RP
mikej 08/Jun/04 Lead
with Rick Naylor
BrianT 02/Jun/04 Lead O/S

Excellent exposure. Good wires.

with Steve Bostock
PenJD 25/Sep/03 Lead O/S
with Dave E and Oli
cem 03/Aug/03 2nd
with Liam Mark
samwelli 22/Jun/03 Lead O/S
with Reuben Brown
Hidden 21/Jun/03 2nd O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/03 Solo O/S
Howard J 03/Jun/03 2nd
with John Turner
Mark Stevenson 30/May/03 Solo O/S
Monk ??/2003 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/02 Lead
Hidden 18/Aug/02 2nd
Hidden 17/Aug/02 Lead
DerwentDiluted 28/Jul/02 Lead
with A. Murray
chris sm 27/Jul/02 2nd O/S
reg_measures 16/Apr/02 2nd O/S
Hidden 28/Jul/01 2nd
jamiev 18/Jul/00 Solo O/S
with Adrian Berry and John Arran
tlr ??/2000 Solo
Hidden ??/2000 Lead O/S
marcoleptic ??/2000 Lead
Dave Musgrove Jnr 29/Aug/99 Lead
with Jenny Ibbotson
Hidden 01/Aug/99 Lead O/S
Rich Malcolm 04/Jul/99 Lead O/S
with Dave Draycott
clive-greenwood 17/Sep/98 Lead
with HUMC
Phil West 02/Aug/98 2nd rpt
with Steve Wild
Ropeboy 27/Jul/98 Solo
Phil West 18/Jul/98 Lead rpt
with David Atherton
bigphil 18/Mar/98 Lead
with Adam L
Hidden 15/Aug/97 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/97 Lead
Rog Wilko ?/Jun/96 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
leadmat ??/1995 Lead
Laramadness 03/Jul/94 Lead O/S
charlesmfrench 31/Jul/93 Lead O/S
with Richard Wayte
John Marsland 01/May/93 Lead
with Allen Newby
IanD353 ?/Apr/93 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1993 Lead
Roget 05/Jul/91 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Oct/90 TR
NickJH ?/Jun/90 Lead
with I Smith, D Townsend
Hidden ?/Sep/89 Solo O/S
stp 22/May/89 Solo O/S
steveb2006 19/May/89 Solo
Hidden 17/Nov/88 2nd
babymoac 30/May/88 Lead
goi.ashmore 24/Apr/88 Solo O/S
Chris the Tall ?/Apr/87 Lead O/S
with Dave Gurney
Dave Musgrove 14/Jul/85 Solo
Billg 03/Jul/85 Lead O/S
with Dave Gregory
malc 29/Aug/84 Solo O/S
John Marsland 29/Apr/84 Lead
with Dave Cousins
mark-abz 28/Mar/82 2nd
with Andy W
Hammy 18/Apr/81 Lead
with Jonathon Stacey
Rob Davies 24/May/80 Lead
with Graham Wilson
Mark Kemball 08/Dec/79 Solo
duncan ?/Apr/79 Solo O/S
Andy Fielding ??/1979 TR
Andy Say 01/Aug/78 Lead
jon 19/Mar/77 Lead
with Elaine
Hidden 02/Jun/76 Lead
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