6m.

Rockfax Description
A great arete which is very highball, but has a good landing. © Rockfax

FA. Al Rouse 1978

Ticklists

The Curbar Crush, Ron Fawcetts 100 extremes in a day, Pete's 150 Peak Extremes, CUMC First Ascents, Vladimir punterin, Curbar Highballs

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bronsonite 13 Nov, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: not E2 and im sure its bigger than 6m. Feels like more when your moving for that top break anyway. Direct looks nails and dirty.
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βeta: not E2 and im sure its bigger than 6m. Feels like more when your moving for that top break anyway. Direct looks nails and dirty.
Katya 7 Oct, 2002 Show βeta
βeta: Warning! The slopey break about 1.5 ft from the top is covered in a rather nasty dusty lichen, not very pleasent - It hurts when you pop off....
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βeta: Warning! The slopey break about 1.5 ft from the top is covered in a rather nasty dusty lichen, not very pleasent - It hurts when you pop off....
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Bloke on a Rope 15 Sep Sent x Couple of false starts low down got the top arete first go thank fuck, still felt serious with a pad.
Couple of false starts low down got the top arete first go thank fuck, still felt serious with a pad.
Danmg123 31 Dec, 2018 Sent x More lichen than hold at the top! Ground up and direct finish
with DMC
More lichen than hold at the top! Ground up and direct finish
with DMC
JordanColquhoun 31 Dec, 2018 Sent Low ball... Needs more height.
Low ball... Needs more height.
nathanlee 20 Oct, 2018 Sent x Never managed this years ago. Feels high at the top
with Crew
Never managed this years ago. Feels high at the top
with Crew
Chris_barr 20 Oct, 2018 Solo β May have tired years ago, can’t quite remember.
May have tired years ago, can’t quite remember.
mark20 20 Oct, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 12 Nov, 2017 Sent
Hidden 31 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
Dale Comley 28 Dec, 2015 Solo O/S Scary, dirty and brilliant. Felt more like E4 6b
with Ollie Torr, ejected
Scary, dirty and brilliant. Felt more like E4 6b
with Ollie Torr, ejected
quiffhanger 21 Dec, 2013 Sent x Ground up with pads. Very, very exciting.
with Dan
Ground up with pads. Very, very exciting.
with Dan
henry peter jenkins 6 May, 2013 Sent dnf got almost to the top but didnt commit to throwing for the last holds as it felt high and the landing was bad. maybe on a cooler day with an extra mat..
with spacecadetjake, robbie jenkins
got almost to the top but didnt commit to throwing for the last holds as it felt high and the landing was bad. maybe on a cooler day with an extra mat..
with spacecadetjake, robbie jenkins
Andrew Jennings 16 Feb, 2013 Sent
with Tidy, Drew Withey, willackers
with Tidy, Drew Withey, willackers
Hidden 16 Feb, 2013 Sent x
J.Wells 3 Nov, 2012 Sent x direct finish, great highball
with Guy Van Greuning, Chris Barr
direct finish, great highball
with Guy Van Greuning, Chris Barr
Hidden 3 Nov, 2012 Solo dnf
Hidden 20 Oct, 2012 Sent x
Ram MkiV 17 Mar, 2012 Solo O/S Direct finish. Nice mono move lower down.
with Guy
Direct finish. Nice mono move lower down.
with Guy
masonwoods101 26 Feb, 2012 Sent x 2nd go ground up pads, scary still
2nd go ground up pads, scary still
markalmack 29 Jan, 2012 Sent dnf got to the top break. wasn't keen to go higher!
with ctodd
got to the top break. wasn't keen to go higher!
with ctodd
tchallen99 ??, 2012 Solo O/S
kingholmesy ??, 2012 Solo RP Took a couple of goes, ground up. Two mats, but direct finish still felt exciting.
Took a couple of goes, ground up. Two mats, but direct finish still felt exciting.
Dave Musgrove Jnr 30 Oct, 2011 Solo O/S All the way up the arete. This is a brilliant little route but hard and serious. Felt more like a E4 or E5 6b
with ellis
All the way up the arete. This is a brilliant little route but hard and serious. Felt more like a E4 or E5 6b
with ellis
ellis 30 Oct, 2011 Sent Original finish
Original finish
Matthew reid 16 Oct, 2011 Solo RP
with joe.91
with joe.91
DaveFidler 26 Dec, 2010 Solo dnf Fell off, twisted my ankle got carried back and now stuck inside for 3 weeks. GAY!!!!!!!!!!
Fell off, twisted my ankle got carried back and now stuck inside for 3 weeks. GAY!!!!!!!!!!
harvie 14 Nov, 2010 Solo O/S
jacobjacob 10 Jul, 2010 Solo O/S
dominic lee ?Apr, 2010 Solo O/S No mats.
No mats.
JHM 1 Nov, 2008 Solo dnf very hard start, need some beta
very hard start, need some beta
Hidden 19 Oct, 2008 Solo β
lukea 27 Sep, 2008 Solo dnf
dannyboy83 ?Apr, 2006 Sent O/S
Hidden ??, 2006 -
Hidden ??, 2006 Lead
bronsonite 19 Nov, 2005 Solo O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2005 Solo β
Tom Briggs ??, 2005 -
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Neil McA 17 Oct, 1987 Solo O/S no pad or spotter. E3 6b at the time.
no pad or spotter. E3 6b at the time.
sadams 5 Jul, 1986 Solo
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