Rockfax Description
An attractive and unprotected arete. Layaway the right-hand side usually above a rapidly diminishing stack of mats at f7A+. Originally the route swapped sides - easier but bolder. © Rockfax

FA. Neil Foster 1984

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Ron Fawcetts 100 extremes in a day, Peak Rock/16/Eighties Gritstone :The Shape of Things to Come, The Froggatt to Black Rocks 3 Star Pilgrimage, Definitive *** Peak Grit, The Lifetime List.

Dan Arkle 09/Dec TR
themattyshep 04/Dec Lead dnf
Toby 17/Feb Sent

Second go. Heart in mouth stuff, awesome.

with Tom_Ball, Joe Costello, Nate, Dan Jenkin, Jez, Liam, highrepute
Andy Peak 1 04/Feb Sent dnf

A few more pads wold be nice

Andy Peak 1 02/Feb TR

Becase I have no pads or frends or balls

Hidden 11/Nov/17 Sent
Hidden 08/Nov/17 Solo dnf
benkelsey 05/Nov/17 Sent dnf

Joined the tail end of the pad party. Didn't feel particularly close

mrteale 05/Nov/17 Sent dnf

Great fun, keen for another session.

Hidden 05/Nov/17 Sent dnf
Teappleby 05/Nov/17 Sent x

3rd go. First of us on the upper arete, scrittely greenness on the crimp! Lovely feature.

with Felicity Freeman, Matt lyons , Olga Kondrashova, mrteale, Eloise_SW, harry_lewis, JamieSparkes, Matt Harmon, Sarah Roscoe, ruairidhwad, benkelsey, dom94, franhammond92, pete1993
The old James turnbull 04/Jan/17 Solo O/S

Head torch onsight happy with that. Lots of pads though. Awesome

JendeHoxar 09/Aug/16 TR dog
MichaelGallimore 09/Aug/16 TR rpt
markalmack 03/Apr/16 Solo G/U

2nd go. Stayed on the right. Scary

with WB, ctodd
B-bop ?/Mar/16 TR RP
Ram MkiV 15/Feb/16 Solo G/U

first time RHS all the way

whitehouse_rhys ?/Jan/16 Solo RP
BenjaminLinneRyn 11/May/15 Sent
Ethan 23/Nov/13 Lead
with Dave, Don Walker
mark20 07/Sep/13 Sent x
malx ?/Apr/13 Sent
hamer89 14/Mar/13 Solo G/U
Andrew Jennings 16/Feb/13 Sent rpt
with Sam Ring, Dan Mcmanus, Will Atkinson, Andy Reeve
Hidden 16/Feb/13 Sent x
Andrew Jennings 30/Apr/12 Sent rpt
with Dan Mcmanus, Mia Stacey, Bob Smith
Tom Briggs 24/Apr/12 Solo

4 pads. Right side all the way - felt brilliant.

with Bob, Mia and Ludo
MicheleC ?/Feb/12 Sent
Andrew Jennings 15/Jan/12 Sent
with John Alexander, Rob Grant, Tim Heaton, Brian McAlinden, Alain Gordon-Seymour
dominic lee 14/Jan/12 Solo

gr up direct. Brilliant. What a day.

nathanlee 13/Jun/11 Solo rpt

Video - - Includes "the fall"...Go Direct!

Brown 06/Mar/11 2nd
with Henry
Mike Goldthorp 01/Mar/11 Solo O/S

Brilliant! Jumped off onto the grass from half height a couple of times - fine. Couple of pads leveling out gulley on the left - still scary movin around the arete!

pipof747 27/Nov/10 Solo RP

Great, 2 pads

Dave Musgrove Jnr 18/Sep/10 Solo O/S

2 pads, brilliant.

nathanlee 24/Aug/10 Solo

Ground up - First E5!

Hidden 01/Jan/10 -
Hidden 24/Oct/07 Solo dnf
Ram MkiV 24/Oct/07 Solo

ground up with pads a plenty... Imagine it would feel very e6, onsight with no pads...

with reeve's b'day crowd
dannyboy83 ?/Sep/06 Solo O/S
with Dad
Hidden ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Solo β
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 06/Sep/04 TR dog
Hidden ??/2000 -
Hidden 11/Sep/97 TR
Seb Grieve ??/1996 Solo
Hidden ?/May/85 2nd
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