Rockfax Description
The wall is split on the left by a long crack which gives good safe jamming and bridging when it is dry. Sadly it is often a bit green and greasy. © Rockfax

FA. Ted Howard 1964

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Eastern Peak Grit 100 VD- VS, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+.

richardbaxter 25/Aug/17 Lead
with Karl Gledhill, Daniel Marsden, Cooper
Noah Near-Theholds 18/Jun/17 Lead O/S
jennysknight 04/May/17 2nd
with Kane
Whipinator 04/May/17 Lead O/S

Enjoyable route, cleaned although slippery at the start.

Flavio 21/Apr/16 Solo O/S
jshields 17/May/15 Lead

Great route, someone has put some effort in to cleaning this- thanks.

with Mike Dowsett, Jonathan Harrison
MikeDowsett 17/May/15 2nd
with John Harrison, jshields
TonyF 17/May/15 2nd O/S
with Dave Bankart
DaveB61 17/May/15 Lead
with Tony Fidler
Robin Nichols 16/May/15 2nd O/S
with Jim
Hidden ?/Apr/15 Solo O/S
philhilo 03/Nov/14 TR O/S

Top rope solo on aid. Epically wet and mossy - less so now, it's on me!

vassy05 ?/Jul/13 -
jack89 01/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Quality climbing that is super safe. The total lack of friction makes you work harder. A fun outing.

gaz_jones 01/Jul/12 2nd dog
Helen Gibson 05/Oct/11 2nd

better than it looks.

mikej 04/Oct/11 Lead

I have only been waiting 43 years to bag this route.

with Rick Naylor
Hidden 29/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/11 2nd O/S
sgl0jd 19/Aug/11 -
simeclimb68 19/Aug/11 2nd O/S
morpcat 23/Jul/11 TR
rogerdodge 23/Jul/11 TR
with Ed
Chriswallis2 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Pete, Jenny
Jim Brownlow 29/May/11 2nd O/S
Mike_Hayes 29/May/11 Lead O/S
Dave Gilling 22/May/11 Lead
Hidden 22/May/11 Lead O/S
KatrinaP 21/May/11 2nd
garethb 22/Apr/11 Lead
with cheque
lozowen 22/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Jim Slater 14/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Jonathan Keates
Graeme Hammond 14/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Brilliant, a real gem the best new VS I've climbed in the peak in a while, some cleaning required on route as extremely dirty (the first ascent in a while?? all credit to Trevor Wilson who significantly cleaned this route at the crag clean up) The first of 3 ascents that evening, if only it got this sort of traffic on a regular basis. Certainly worthy of its 2 stars in the new BMC guide.

with Mark
Nicos 27/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with christos liaskos
Stig 02/Aug/05 2nd O/S

Filthy, vegetatious, essential.

with Charlie Reade-Jahn
iskra2000 11/Oct/97 Lead dnf

Too much moss.

with Andy Leech
Rog Wilko ?/Jun/94 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
Hidden ??/1992 -
Hidden ??/1991 Lead
Roget 23/Jul/89 Lead O/S
with jim
Hidden ??/1987 -
TonyF 06/Aug/86 2nd O/S
with Dave McDowel
Hidden ?/Aug/86 Lead
nigehughes ?/Jun/84 Lead
with Paul Stephenson
tapley ??/1984 Lead
with David Bacon
Hidden ??/1984 -
babymoac 16/Jul/83 Lead
with MTW
Martin Haworth ??/1982 Lead O/S
with Dave Snowden
Neil McA 19/May/80 Lead
with Ken Jones
Andy Fielding ??/1980 Lead
duncan ?/Apr/79 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Aug/77 Lead
Mark Kemball 03/Jul/77 Solo
Ken Taylor 11/May/77 AltLd
with Andy Chadwick
Hidden 21/Aug/76 Lead
Hidden 04/Apr/76 Lead
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