8m.

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

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Patrick Hill 2 Feb Solo G/U
with Scottish Nick, Jim Pope
with Scottish Nick, Jim Pope
jimpopeonarope 2 Feb Solo G/U
with Pat Hill
with Pat Hill
Dan Arkle 9 Dec, 2018 TR
themattyshep 4 Dec, 2018 Lead dnf
Toby 17 Feb, 2018 Sent Second go. Heart in mouth stuff, awesome.
with Tom_Ball, Joe Costello, Nate, Dan Jenkin, Jez, Liam, highrepute
Second go. Heart in mouth stuff, awesome.
with Tom_Ball, Joe Costello, Nate, Dan Jenkin, Jez, Liam, highrepute
Andy Peak 1 4 Feb, 2018 Sent dnf A few more pads wold be nice
A few more pads wold be nice
Andy Peak 1 2 Feb, 2018 TR Becase I have no pads or frends or balls
Becase I have no pads or frends or balls
Hidden 11 Nov, 2017 Sent
Hidden 8 Nov, 2017 Solo dnf
benkelsey 5 Nov, 2017 Sent dnf Joined the tail end of the pad party. Didn't feel particularly close
Joined the tail end of the pad party. Didn't feel particularly close
mrteale 5 Nov, 2017 Sent dnf Great fun, keen for another session.
Great fun, keen for another session.
Hidden 5 Nov, 2017 Sent dnf
Teappleby 5 Nov, 2017 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
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 4 Jan, 2017 Solo O/S Head torch onsight happy with that. Lots of pads though. Awesome
Head torch onsight happy with that. Lots of pads though. Awesome
JendeHoxar 9 Aug, 2016 TR dog
Hidden 9 Aug, 2016 TR rpt
markalmack 3 Apr, 2016 Solo G/U 2nd go. Stayed on the right. Scary
with will-i-am-old-as-fuck, ctodd
2nd go. Stayed on the right. Scary
with will-i-am-old-as-fuck, ctodd
B-bop ?Mar, 2016 TR RP
Ram MkiV 15 Feb, 2016 Solo G/U first time RHS all the way
first time RHS all the way
whitehouse_rhys ?Jan, 2016 Solo RP
BenjaminLinneRyn 11 May, 2015 Sent
Ethan 23 Nov, 2013 Lead
with Dave, Don Walker
with Dave, Don Walker
mark20 7 Sep, 2013 Sent x
malx ?Apr, 2013 Sent
hamer89 14 Mar, 2013 Solo G/U
Andrew Jennings 16 Feb, 2013 Sent rpt
with Sam Ring, Dan Mcmanus, willackers, Andy Reeve
with Sam Ring, Dan Mcmanus, willackers, Andy Reeve
Hidden 16 Feb, 2013 Sent x
Andrew Jennings 30 Apr, 2012 Sent rpt
with Dan Mcmanus, Mia Stacey, Bob Smith
with Dan Mcmanus, Mia Stacey, Bob Smith
Tom Briggs 24 Apr, 2012 Solo 4 pads. Right side all the way - felt brilliant.
with Bob, Mia and Ludo
4 pads. Right side all the way - felt brilliant.
with Bob, Mia and Ludo
MicheleC ?Feb, 2012 Sent
Andrew Jennings 15 Jan, 2012 Sent
with John Alexander, Rob Grant, Tim Heaton, Brian McAlinden, Alain Gordon-Seymour
with John Alexander, Rob Grant, Tim Heaton, Brian McAlinden, Alain Gordon-Seymour
dominic lee 14 Jan, 2012 Solo gr up direct. Brilliant. What a day.
gr up direct. Brilliant. What a day.
nathanlee 13 Jun, 2011 Solo rpt Video - http://www.vimeo.com/25042048 - Includes "the fall"...Go Direct!
Video - http://www.vimeo.com/25042048 - Includes "the fall"...Go Direct!
Brown 6 Mar, 2011 2nd
with Henry
with Henry
Mike Goldthorp 1 Mar, 2011 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!
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, 2010 Solo RP Great, 2 pads
Great, 2 pads
Dave Musgrove Jnr 18 Sep, 2010 Solo O/S 2 pads, brilliant.
2 pads, brilliant.
nathanlee 24 Aug, 2010 Solo Ground up - First E5!
Ground up - First E5!
Hidden 1 Jan, 2010 -
Hidden 24 Oct, 2007 Solo dnf
Ram MkiV 24 Oct, 2007 Solo ground up with pads a plenty... Imagine it would feel very e6, onsight with no pads...
with reeve's b'day crowd
ground up with pads a plenty... Imagine it would feel very e6, onsight with no pads...
with reeve's b'day crowd
dannyboy83 ?Sep, 2006 Solo O/S
with Dad
with Dad
Hidden ??, 2006 -
Hidden ??, 2006 Solo β
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 6 Sep, 2004 TR dog
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Hidden 11 Sep, 1997 TR
David Slater ?Apr, 1997 Lead RP TR first. No mats. No snow. Just the girlfriend as spotter - how scary is that?
with Jenka Kaslik
TR first. No mats. No snow. Just the girlfriend as spotter - how scary is that?
with Jenka Kaslik
Seb Grieve ??, 1996 Solo
Hidden ?May, 1985 2nd
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