8m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the shallow, stepped grove in the south-facing side-wall - good but short-lived. The hard move is well protected. © Rockfax

FA. Mike Simpkins 1966

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helix 3 May, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Was not sure whether to go left or right of the initial bulge. Went left and although well-protected it seemed more like VS 5a.
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βeta: Was not sure whether to go left or right of the initial bulge. Went left and although well-protected it seemed more like VS 5a.
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
slab_happy 28 Aug Lead O/S Went left.
with Alex
Went left.
with Alex
Hidden 18 Aug Lead dnf
robint12 4 Jul Lead
with Clive Phillips, chris gooder
with Clive Phillips, chris gooder
charlie broe 23 Jun Lead O/S
with Pam
with Pam
CameronH 19 May Lead G/U
with Noah
with Noah
robertmctague 12 May Solo O/S
with Myself
with Myself
Hidden 23 Feb Lead
Laudi 23 Feb 2nd
TomatoPro 22 Feb Solo O/S
gaz3212 16 Feb Lead O/S
Andypeak 16 Feb 2nd
Albe 29 Sep, 2018 Lead dog
SR1970 2 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
thrutch 2 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
with Sven
with Sven
RayG 26 Mar, 2018 Lead O/S
colin milton 12 Sep, 2017 Lead Tough move vital beta from Nik
Tough move vital beta from Nik
tomhull 13 Aug, 2017 Solo
with sandyb, Hayley Kruger
with sandyb, Hayley Kruger
hainesck100 9 Aug, 2017 2nd O/S
with Marius Twite
with Marius Twite
eduardo 12 Jun, 2017 Lead G/U
with matt car
with matt car
Philgsmith 1 Apr, 2017 2nd
with knighty
with knighty
knighty 1 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
andyclimber 26 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S Hard for the grade.
Hard for the grade.
Blanka 26 Mar, 2017 2nd dog
with Andy P (Bowline)
with Andy P (Bowline)
gritstone7 9 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
Mark Stevenson 2 Oct, 2016 2nd rpt
with Rich Lade
with Rich Lade
Flavio 1 Oct, 2016 Solo O/S
Markheighton 1 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
chrisdjackson 10 Jul, 2016 2nd O/S
with lewis
with lewis
stevelismore 12 May, 2016 Lead Found this pretty hard getting past the bulge-was it just me? But gear is good.
with Gavin PCC
Found this pretty hard getting past the bulge-was it just me? But gear is good.
with Gavin PCC
Calum Wadsworth 8 May, 2016 Lead O/S
MrFantastic 30 Apr, 2016 Solo O/S
Alpinehero 10 Jan, 2016 TR O/S
with John Deakin, Fatclimber
with John Deakin, Fatclimber
Fatclimber 10 Jan, 2016 TR dog
Hidden 10 Jan, 2016 TR
atom 1 Nov, 2015 Lead O/S This one felt very tough today, had a right mare getting established on to ledge
with Becks87
This one felt very tough today, had a right mare getting established on to ledge
with Becks87
philmitch 4 Oct, 2015 TR rpt
Vanessa Simmons 1 Oct, 2015 2nd
with DaveB61
with DaveB61
DaveB61 1 Oct, 2015 Lead
with Cath Sinclair
with Cath Sinclair
Pero 9 Jul, 2015 2nd
Andypeak 9 Jul, 2015 Lead
buxtoncoffeelover 27 Jun, 2015 Lead With Rob ( Andy's mate )
With Rob ( Andy's mate )
Hidden 27 Jun, 2015 2nd
Hidden 18 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
Nick1812P 25 May, 2015 2nd O/S
Hidden 25 May, 2015 Solo O/S
MSchobitz 25 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Ian Hylands 14 May, 2015 2nd O/S
with Graham
with Graham
jimbonfire ??, 2015 -
onlyfoddington 6 Dec, 2014 Lead O/S Felt real tough - glad I didn't fall.
with Andy
Felt real tough - glad I didn't fall.
with Andy
Hidden 13 Aug, 2014 2nd
Hidden 13 Aug, 2014 Lead
Teappleby 12 Jun, 2014 Solo
Lawrence Beesley-Peck 12 Jun, 2014 Solo
Ron 10 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S
with Pete
with Pete
migs493 8 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with lozowen
with lozowen
Jules Lane 3 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with Mynydd Colin
with Mynydd Colin
philmitch 1 Jun, 2014 2nd dog
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 27 May, 2014 2nd
with Roisin
with Roisin
Hidden 26 May, 2014 -
Hidden 5 May, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Apr, 2014 Lead
tiga271 30 Mar, 2014 Lead
with Mark
with Mark
Hidden 12 Nov, 2013 2nd
Rachel S 28 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
with Louise, Hilary
with Louise, Hilary
Hidden 6 Apr, 2013 2nd
SteveHi 6 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
nick ferro 6 Apr, 2013 -
Hidden 6 Apr, 2013 Lead dog
Hidden ?Feb, 2013 Lead O/S
andy jennings 17 Nov, 2012 2nd β
with Floris
with Floris
Hidden 16 Nov, 2012 2nd
thomasaneurinsmith 11 Nov, 2012 Lead dog One hard move, but well protected. Probably VS 5a to be fair. But the rest is easy.
with Simon Tracy, Cora Moffat
One hard move, but well protected. Probably VS 5a to be fair. But the rest is easy.
with Simon Tracy, Cora Moffat
Hidden 21 Oct, 2012 Lead dog
john_ni 9 Aug, 2012 2nd hard
with Nick Read
hard
with Nick Read
RichyBOYY 2 Jun, 2012 Lead
Max Streeton 20 May, 2012 2nd
jonleighton 20 May, 2012 2nd O/S
tomshanti 20 May, 2012 2nd β Alan lead
Alan lead
Hidden 20 May, 2012 Lead dog
Monkey_Alan 20 May, 2012 Lead O/S Easy - once you've found the hold!
Easy - once you've found the hold!
chumleywarner 12 May, 2012 2nd O/S
with charley
with charley
charley 12 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 24 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
stefie c 21 Mar, 2012 Lead
Hidden ??, 2012 -
ushi ??, 2012 -
deejmonkey 23 Oct, 2011 Lead
tomparrott 23 Oct, 2011 Lead
Carter 22 Oct, 2011 2nd O/S
with Laurence
with Laurence
Steven Andrews 22 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Laurence Cowton 22 Oct, 2011 Lead First time (2010) I did it had to use Stevens foot as a hold halfway up when he was on Potter's Wall. Clean this time.
with Steven Andrews
First time (2010) I did it had to use Stevens foot as a hold halfway up when he was on Potter's Wall. Clean this time.
with Steven Andrews
Hidden 15 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
tdan0504 30 Sep, 2011 -
with Bartosz Inglot, BeaEs, Bat Casale
with Bartosz Inglot, BeaEs, Bat Casale
Hidden 25 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S
Stefan Trebicki 20 Aug, 2011 TR dog
with Mark Galligan
with Mark Galligan
olllie26 13 Aug, 2011 2nd With pack on
with Dan
With pack on
with Dan
wahniel 13 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S awkward one-move-wonder
with olliver hoffmann
awkward one-move-wonder
with olliver hoffmann
ChrisBrooke 2 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with Peter Staves
with Peter Staves
gripped01 ?Jun, 2011 Lead
with Rimon Than
with Rimon Than
mattparratt 26 Apr, 2011 2nd
Hidden 17 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Apr, 2011 2nd O/S
jon_gill1 8 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 27 Mar, 2011 TR dog
Hidden 27 Mar, 2011 TR
SteveM 20 Mar, 2011 Lead
kitkat78 20 Mar, 2011 2nd O/S
with SteveM
with SteveM
Gareth Bowen 2 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S Off Route at start, with the arete.
with Dave Whitely
Off Route at start, with the arete.
with Dave Whitely
mwatson ??, 2011 -
James Oswald 8 Nov, 2010 2nd Hard for VS. Very good though.
with mark20
Hard for VS. Very good though.
with mark20
mark20 7 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
hazeysunshine 24 Oct, 2010 2nd
with Dave
with Dave
Hidden 17 Oct, 2010 Lead rpt
fatbuoybazza 2 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S
with AnnB, TimG
with AnnB, TimG
Dogmusher 8 Aug, 2010 Solo
drcorbasisgod 8 Aug, 2010 Solo O/S
B-bop 17 Jul, 2010 2nd O/S
with john b, Juan
with john b, Juan
Hidden 17 Jul, 2010 Lead β
ChrisBrooke 15 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with John Inkpen
with John Inkpen
The Wild Scallion 15 May, 2010 Lead
with Stevepg
with Stevepg
helios 15 May, 2010 2nd
with Abigail Joynes
with Abigail Joynes
Stevepg 15 May, 2010 2nd dog Hung over
Hung over
shaun walby 2 May, 2010 Lead RP hard move low down fell off, but got it eventually gear very good
with Phil West
hard move low down fell off, but got it eventually gear very good
with Phil West
Phil West 2 May, 2010 2nd dog
with Shaun Walby
with Shaun Walby
akhutton88 31 Jan, 2010 2nd dog Dogged Massively. Horrible.
Dogged Massively. Horrible.
ElvisLeg 11 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
goddamm7 12 Sep, 2009 Lead
with Sandrex
with Sandrex
Oceanic 30 Aug, 2009 -
doogstrue 15 Aug, 2009 2nd
with phil & andy
with phil & andy
tanssop 15 Aug, 2009 2nd dnf
with Andy & Paul
with Andy & Paul
steveb2006 14 Aug, 2009 Solo
igneouscarl 3 May, 2009 2nd
with Robert Jones
with Robert Jones
DavidEvans 4 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
with Helen Garrett
with Helen Garrett
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Hidden ?Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 7 May, 2008 Lead dnf
Andrew Sloan 5 May, 2008 2nd O/S
with Richard
with Richard
SecretSquirrel 26 Apr, 2008 2nd
HC~R 26 Apr, 2008 2nd
with Adam Carless
with Adam Carless
adam carless 26 Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
daveagriff ??, 2008 Lead
mankrambler ?Nov, 2007 TR O/S
with CUMC
with CUMC
tobydunford 30 Aug, 2007 2nd O/S
with Harry Martin
with Harry Martin
five 2 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
Jesse Dufton 6 Apr, 2007 Lead
with bob3141
with bob3141
bob3141 6 Apr, 2007 2nd
Andrew Sloan 18 Feb, 2007 2nd O/S
John Lisle ??, 2007 -
dannyboy83 ?Apr, 2006 Solo O/S
Dave Mason ?Feb, 2006 2nd O/S
with Trev Tatler
with Trev Tatler
Dave Mason ?Feb, 2006 2nd O/S
with Trev Tatler
with Trev Tatler
Tobias at Home 10 Dec, 2005 Lead dog hadn't really woken up - still, felt hard for 4c.
with catt
hadn't really woken up - still, felt hard for 4c.
with catt
catt 10 Dec, 2005 2nd O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2005 AltLd
caradoc 28 May, 2005 Lead O/S
with john b
with john b
Hidden 4 Sep, 2004 2nd dog
Hidden ?Jul, 2004 Lead O/S
darren1 6 Jun, 2004 -
loonyclimber ?Apr, 2004 Lead
babymoac 29 Jun, 2003 Lead
with Pete C
with Pete C
Mark Stevenson 26 May, 2003 Solo O/S
mikej 18 Mar, 2003 Lead
with Rick Naylor
with Rick Naylor
Hidden ??, 2003 Lead
Roget 12 Jun, 2002 Solo O/S
Steerpike 30 Mar, 2002 Lead dog
with CMC
with CMC
runestone 1 Jan, 2002 -
Hidden ?May, 2001 2nd
fellgazelle ??, 2000 2nd O/S
with Alan Haigh
with Alan Haigh
Hidden 9 Mar, 1997 Solo
Hidden 11 May, 1991 2nd
Iain Thow 6 Jun, 1988 Solo
Andy Say 20 May, 1988 Solo
DonnyDave 10 Aug, 1982 2nd
with Richard Tuting, Simon ????
with Richard Tuting, Simon ????
Andy Fielding ??, 1981 Solo
Hidden 9 Mar, 1980 Solo
uphillnow ??, 1980 -
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Voting
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
Votes cast 31
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
Votes cast 32
Votes cast 26
Style of Ascent
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