18m.

Rockfax Description
The long groove is climbed to the overhang. Pull through this and climb the wall just right via shallow groove. Good value! © Rockfax

FA. Mick Fowler 1976

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Gianthit 5 Jun 2nd dog
Hidden 3 Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Jun 2nd O/S
Andy Peak 1 15 May Lead O/S Very hvs
Very hvs
Hidden 15 May 2nd
Nick Wallis 15 May 2nd O/S
with Stan
with Stan
morganator 15 May Lead rpt
Adam Long 15 May 2nd Great
with Andy Gardner
Great
with Andy Gardner
Alexander_Metcalfe 12 May Lead dog Only my second HVS and sheesh! Took a few rests and falls to see it through. Made it up, but with a lot less skin.
Only my second HVS and sheesh! Took a few rests and falls to see it through. Made it up, but with a lot less skin.
Tom Blake 12 May Lead O/S
cem 12 May 2nd rpt
with Kirill
with Kirill
Kirill 12 May Lead
with cem
with cem
harry.morrish 23 Apr 2nd O/S
Mark Stevenson 23 Apr Lead O/S
emdawes 23 Apr Lead O/S
Olliebradbury 17 Apr Lead O/S
with Trevor
with Trevor
Teappleby 22 Sep, 2018 2nd O/S
Calum Wadsworth 22 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S Cool climbing, felt nails/pumpy but that might be because it was near the end of the day.
Cool climbing, felt nails/pumpy but that might be because it was near the end of the day.
disturbed_one51 15 Sep, 2018 2nd
Jonathan Hall 15 Sep, 2018 Lead
josefft 18 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S
with NinaR
with NinaR
stephenmckenzie 18 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
NinaR 18 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
with josefft
with josefft
pawel suhy 18 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S Proud I did it clear. Great and sustained
Proud I did it clear. Great and sustained
Brannock 11 Aug, 2018 2nd rpt
Connorh 19 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S
with Jaomes
with Jaomes
Hidden 22 Jun, 2018 2nd
Hidden 22 Jun, 2018 Lead
melv 17 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Fi
with Fi
Brannock 10 Jun, 2018 Lead rpt
Hidden 10 Jun, 2018 2nd dog
Hidden 7 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
The Grist 27 May, 2018 2nd
jenslater 27 May, 2018 Lead O/S
PaulTanton 27 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Adam Coles 24 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Tom
with Tom
andrzej kierzek 5 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Rachel
with Rachel
Delight 21 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with Badby
with Badby
janegallwey 21 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Apr, 2018 2nd O/S
Hidden 15 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Oct, 2017 2nd O/S
hfotheri 14 Oct, 2017 2nd O/S
with simon
with simon
Pixie-Andy 24 Sep, 2017 2nd O/S
with Mathew
with Mathew
Tom Redwood 2 Sep, 2017 Lead G/U Bit awkward in several places with less good rests than expected, much easier for the thinner of finger I imagine. First lead fall as foot popped stupidly while not paying attention.
Bit awkward in several places with less good rests than expected, much easier for the thinner of finger I imagine. First lead fall as foot popped stupidly while not paying attention.
morganator 16 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
pingora 12 Aug, 2017 2nd O/S
with Charles, Rory_Cummings_NI
with Charles, Rory_Cummings_NI
cem 12 Aug, 2017 Lead rpt Seconded it in 2004 but hadn't led it before. HVS 5a, as per the definitive guidebook, seems right to me.
with pingora, Rory Cummings
Seconded it in 2004 but hadn't led it before. HVS 5a, as per the definitive guidebook, seems right to me.
with pingora, Rory Cummings
Rory_Cummings_NI 12 Aug, 2017 2nd
with Charles, pingora
with Charles, pingora
Michael Morrell 10 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
Luke90 17 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S Great route. Strenuous to protect well early on. Top-end of HVS but not E1. As always at Millstone, be wary of the top. Last few metres are slightly loose and not entirely trivial.
Great route. Strenuous to protect well early on. Top-end of HVS but not E1. As always at Millstone, be wary of the top. Last few metres are slightly loose and not entirely trivial.
Hidden 17 Jul, 2017 2nd O/S
ashtond6 15 Jul, 2017 TR
bencole 11 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
fuzzysheep01 21 May, 2017 2nd O/S
DubyaJamesDubya 21 May, 2017 Lead
steveb2006 2 May, 2017 Lead
Afell 11 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
FaffmasterG 15 Oct, 2016 2nd β
crossleysm 8 Oct, 2016 2nd
with Adam
with Adam
sheelba 2 Oct, 2016 2nd
with Ralph
with Ralph
ralphio 2 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S First third climbed on top rope as partner had lowered to the ground after trying the lead.
with sheelba
First third climbed on top rope as partner had lowered to the ground after trying the lead.
with sheelba
Christina 24 Sep, 2016 2nd I rested on the rope a few times as I immediately got pumped (it was the warm-up)
with Paul Clarkson
I rested on the rope a few times as I immediately got pumped (it was the warm-up)
with Paul Clarkson
Hidden 2 Sep, 2016 Lead
Andrew Barker 1 Sep, 2016 2nd
with Chris M
with Chris M
MD 14 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S Very sustained with hard 5b moves going through the roof. Very top end of HVS, excellent route.
with Ian W, Mark H
Very sustained with hard 5b moves going through the roof. Very top end of HVS, excellent route.
with Ian W, Mark H
Hidden 18 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
Martin Bagshaw 18 Jun, 2016 2nd O/S
efrance24234 20 May, 2016 Lead O/S
with beth-h
with beth-h
Brannock 14 May, 2016 Lead rpt
monkeyme2 14 May, 2016 2nd dnf
with Brannock
with Brannock
Proddler 12 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Txitxar ??, 2016 Lead
Hidden 19 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
hankyc 12 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Aug, 2015 2nd
adrianj 7 Jun, 2015 2nd
with TimmyG
with TimmyG
Hidden 7 Jun, 2015 Lead
MarcinGobczynski ??, 2015 Lead O/S
adie84 ??, 2015 -
georgenvk 25 Oct, 2014 2nd RP
shaunhumphreys 23 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
benkelsey 23 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S interesting move around the bulge
interesting move around the bulge
ashtond6 30 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S prob E1 with hard 5b move and very loose overhangs
prob E1 with hard 5b move and very loose overhangs
tsl42 24 Aug, 2014 2nd O/S Think I would have clean onsighted this if not having to get gear out.
with Dan G
Think I would have clean onsighted this if not having to get gear out.
with Dan G
DanielGyi 24 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
with tsl42
with tsl42
Brannock 24 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
Guy Atkinson 30 Jun, 2014 2nd β Very sustained lower section. Moving to the right near the top felt more like 5c? took a while to work it out.
with treg
Very sustained lower section. Moving to the right near the top felt more like 5c? took a while to work it out.
with treg
treg 30 Jun, 2014 Lead dog Hard HVS. Sustained lower down with one more tough move in the top section.
Hard HVS. Sustained lower down with one more tough move in the top section.
dannyboy83 24 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with Stuart
with Stuart
Hidden 21 Jun, 2014 2nd
Duncan Campbell 6 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S Great lower groove.
with Steve Franklin
Great lower groove.
with Steve Franklin
uphillnow ??, 2014 -
Hidden 6 Oct, 2013 2nd
bendevonport 6 Oct, 2013 2nd
g1m147 22 Sep, 2013 2nd
with Mick.
with Mick.
Andrew Sloan 26 Aug, 2013 2nd rpt
Martin Haworth 26 Aug, 2013 Lead dog What was I messing about at?
What was I messing about at?
Pete Wimbush 16 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Jim Slater
with Jim Slater
Jim Slater 16 Jun, 2013 2nd rpt
Hidden 9 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 Jun, 2013 2nd dog
Mr Wild 2 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S Awkward to stay out of Estremo at the top
Awkward to stay out of Estremo at the top
Hidden 31 Mar, 2013 Lead rpt
Jake Young 19 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with Henry
with Henry
KristianBirchall 18 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with Claire Chadderton
with Claire Chadderton
eduardo 11 Aug, 2012 2nd dog Tough for HVS. Struggled to retrieve a walked-in friend low down and rested (and then needed both hands to get it out), but would have probably found this tough anyway - some sustained sequences of physical moves.
with Ken Tranter
Tough for HVS. Struggled to retrieve a walked-in friend low down and rested (and then needed both hands to get it out), but would have probably found this tough anyway - some sustained sequences of physical moves.
with Ken Tranter
Graeme Hammond 23 May, 2012 Lead O/S seemed tough in the sweltering heat, but good climbing and a more solid finish than Estremo :)
with Ahab
seemed tough in the sweltering heat, but good climbing and a more solid finish than Estremo :)
with Ahab
Matt Cooke 20 May, 2012 2nd β
Tony Holdsworth 6 May, 2012 Lead O/S
with Richard White
with Richard White
harold walmsley 27 Mar, 2012 2nd rpt
with Colin Struthers
with Colin Struthers
Tony Kartawick ??, 2012 -
Tony Kartawick ??, 2012 -
davesykes 28 Aug, 2011 Lead
with Badger
with Badger
Barry D 23 Aug, 2011 2nd
with Steve B
with Steve B
Mike_d78 19 Aug, 2011 2nd O/S
with ste_d
with ste_d
stuaart 14 Aug, 2011 2nd Nails for HVS. And to think I thought the 5b bit was on the lower section!
with Dave
Nails for HVS. And to think I thought the 5b bit was on the lower section!
with Dave
Hidden 14 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
saul cashmore ??, 2011 -
gd303uk 22 Sep, 2010 2nd O/S
with Paul Taylor
with Paul Taylor
mark20 6 Sep, 2010 Lead rpt Had fallen on it previously. Good to get it done clean. Tough HVS!
Had fallen on it previously. Good to get it done clean. Tough HVS!
Hidden 1 Sep, 2010 Lead
Hidden 24 Jul, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 11 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
mark20 16 Jun, 2010 Lead dog Fell off the sandy crux, got it second go. Nice
Fell off the sandy crux, got it second go. Nice
Seymore Butt ??, 2010 -
katyvose1 ??, 2010 -
jkarran 5 Sep, 2009 2nd Perplexing crux had me stumped for ages. No pushover at HVS.
Perplexing crux had me stumped for ages. No pushover at HVS.
GrantB 5 Sep, 2009 2nd
with jkarran
with jkarran
mattyork2 5 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with James Karran and Grante!
with James Karran and Grante!
Hidden 16 Aug, 2009 2nd O/S
DavidR 16 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Jim Slater 11 Jul, 2009 2nd O/S
charlesmfrench 4 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
vanderz 1 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jun, 2009 -
Hidden 1 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
btc 5 Oct, 2008 2nd O/S
with felix coxwell
with felix coxwell
WB 8 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S good bottom section, top is a bit contrived to avoid estrata
with GuyM
good bottom section, top is a bit contrived to avoid estrata
with GuyM
KristianBirchall 4 Jul, 2008 Lead O/S
with Claire Chadderton
with Claire Chadderton
EdShep 4 Jul, 2008 2nd O/S
with Pilch
with Pilch
Pilch 4 Jul, 2008 Lead O/S sustained but good bridging rests, finished mostly on Estremo
with Ed
sustained but good bridging rests, finished mostly on Estremo
with Ed
alaan 8 Jun, 2008 Solo O/S
Hidden 2 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
Ian Broome 25 May, 2007 Lead O/S
with Tom
with Tom
Andrew Sloan 16 Sep, 2006 2nd rpt
Mick r 24 Jun, 2006 -
Hidden 24 Jun, 2006 2nd
Martin Haworth ??, 2006 Lead O/S
with Richard
with Richard
Hidden ??, 2005 2nd
Hidden ??, 2005 -
cem 12 Sep, 2004 2nd
with GrahamD
with GrahamD
Hidden ?Jun, 2002 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2002 -
Carl Smethurst 16 Sep, 2001 Lead O/S
with Ian Pickles
with Ian Pickles
skygodley 19 May, 2001 Lead O/S
Roget 12 May, 2001 Lead O/S
Trobbo 7 May, 2001 TR
with andy hartley
with andy hartley
Martin Bennett 17 Sep, 2000 -
with Phil
with Phil
D Tempest ?Jul, 2000 Lead
babymoac 30 May, 1998 Lead dog
with GrahamD
with GrahamD
steveb2006 2 Aug, 1994 2nd
with Jo Pycroft
with Jo Pycroft
Hidden 23 Apr, 1992 2nd O/S
crossleysm ??, 1992 Lead O/S
NeilGriffiths 20 Apr, 1990 -
John Marsland 6 Aug, 1989 2nd
with Neil Bulloch
with Neil Bulloch
UKB Shark 1 Jun, 1986 Lead O/S
with Dolly
with Dolly
andy gittins ??, 1985 -
DonnyDave 10 Aug, 1983 2nd
with Ian Freebie
with Ian Freebie
Rick51 7 Aug, 1983 2nd
Ian Jones ??, 1982 Lead
with John Mayers, Rich Lewis etc
with John Mayers, Rich Lewis etc
Neil McA 30 May, 1981 Lead O/S
with Flog
with Flog
Al Evans ??, 1976 -
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Voting
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
Votes cast 27
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 27
Votes cast 27
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Soloed
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Dogged
Flashed (β)
Redpoint
DNF
Ground Up
Not Set