Rockfax Description
Start as for Sapper (it can be done more direct at the start 6b+ 5c) and move onto and then climb the slabby left side of the arete (it is also possible to climb the arete on its right). There are two ways to tackle the upper wall, both the same grade. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Climb the left of arete moving around to the right to finish.

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Southern Sandstone apprenticeship.

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden 17 Sep TR β
sivy100 15 Sep TR O/S
sivy100 15 Sep TR O/S
ssutton 14 Sep TR rpt
with Martyn
with Martyn
Hidden 13 Sep TR dog
daviemoston 12 Sep TR rpt
sivy100 11 Aug TR O/S Straight start
Straight start
teocomi 10 Aug -
pyrobatic 4 Aug TR O/S
with Ivan Bozhilov
with Ivan Bozhilov
daviemoston 28 Jul TR β
theoainley 9 Jul TR O/S
TeddyMills 9 Jul TR RP Climbed with harder variation start (6b+). Missed the flash attempted by dropping the cool top out
Climbed with harder variation start (6b+). Missed the flash attempted by dropping the cool top out
Hidden 5 Jul -
stephenhoper 16 Jun TR dnf couldn't get far enough around the final corner to get to the final moves; perhaps I should have moved right sooner rather than later?
couldn't get far enough around the final corner to get to the final moves; perhaps I should have moved right sooner rather than later?
Russell Gleeson 16 Jun TR
Martin Bagshaw 2 Jun TR rpt
with Grim
with Grim
ktiusca 2 Jun TR Last bit I went towards the crack
with Nick
Last bit I went towards the crack
with Nick
Jmaw 25 May TR β
with Joel Charley
with Joel Charley
subdir 19 May TR O/S
DannyG 26 Apr TR O/S
hervenuttall ?Apr TR O/S
with Cotswold Crew, Sean
with Cotswold Crew, Sean
Saryis ?? TR
Marc-A Di Guisto 18 Nov, 2018 TR β
khalidq 17 Oct, 2018 TR O/S
with Holly Peristiani
with Holly Peristiani
colin milton 27 Sep, 2018 TR
with nick crocker
with nick crocker
ZacMoss 13 Sep, 2018 TR β
Hidden 25 Aug, 2018 TR O/S
td72 24 Aug, 2018 TR O/S
with bryan61
with bryan61
Ruth O'Brien 11 Aug, 2018 TR O/S
with ssutton
with ssutton
ssutton 11 Aug, 2018 TR O/S
martin one 11 Aug, 2018 TR rpt
with ssutton
with ssutton
willpitt07 26 Jul, 2018 TR O/S
gemmaT 17 Jun, 2018 TR dog
Jack Akehurst 30 May, 2018 -
Hidden ??, 2018 -
Hidden ??, 2018 -
Jamdahll ??, 2018 -
Rob Houston ??, 2018 -
Wilberforce 9 Sep, 2017 TR O/S
rholdswo ?Aug, 2017 TR
cavemancolumbus ?Aug, 2017 TR
with Acscadding, Oli
with Acscadding, Oli
onlyfoddington 13 Jul, 2017 TR RP Seemed so much easier this time, I thought I must have cheated. Maybe I have improved, possibly?
with Yinners
Seemed so much easier this time, I thought I must have cheated. Maybe I have improved, possibly?
with Yinners
Yinners 13 Jul, 2017 TR O/S Struggled on this a few years back. Seemed to breeze up it this time, maybe finally getting better!
Struggled on this a few years back. Seemed to breeze up it this time, maybe finally getting better!
matthewbpt 29 Jun, 2017 TR O/S
with Kash
with Kash
naylers 23 Jun, 2017 TR
Hidden 20 Jun, 2017 TR
Max Harman 4 Jun, 2017 TR
James_Fletcher 4 Jun, 2017 -
naylers 28 May, 2017 TR
jamiespiers ?May, 2017 TR O/S
bryan61 8 Apr, 2017 TR rpt
with m meaney
with m meaney
Felix Ottey ??, 2017 -
jamesblackstone 4 Sep, 2016 TR Managed to avoid the wasp's nest!
with philluu
Managed to avoid the wasp's nest!
with philluu
philluu 4 Sep, 2016 TR
Rich K 17 Jul, 2016 TR rpt
with BCC
with BCC
Hidden 17 Jul, 2016 TR O/S
Graham C 19 Apr, 2016 TR rpt Stayed right of the arĂȘte
with TWMC
Stayed right of the arĂȘte
with TWMC
DampRice 19 Apr, 2016 TR rpt
s1362083 2 Apr, 2016 TR O/S
gemmaT 13 Mar, 2016 TR dnf
jennysknight 13 Mar, 2016 TR
with gemmaT
with gemmaT
Phil Anderson ??, 2016 TR
Philoosh 1 Nov, 2015 TR dog
rumblesan 18 Oct, 2015 TR O/S
Charlie1653 18 Oct, 2015 -
Juan S 11 Oct, 2015 -
jvnichols 4 Sep, 2015 TR
with Helen
with Helen
Hidden 1 Aug, 2015 TR rpt
munky46 ?Jul, 2015 TR
Hidden 18 Jun, 2015 TR rpt
DampRice 16 Jun, 2015 TR
Hidden 14 Jun, 2015 TR dnf
Ian Campbell 7 Jun, 2015 TR O/S
Alex 74 3 Jun, 2015 TR O/S
with Monty
with Monty
zacloftus 23 May, 2015 TR O/S
Ian Bell 10 May, 2015 TR O/S
with Tania T
with Tania T
Katsmiff 19 Apr, 2015 TR O/S Took the easy start after struggling on the harder alternative overhanging start. The rest was pretty straight forwards.
Took the easy start after struggling on the harder alternative overhanging start. The rest was pretty straight forwards.
Katsmiff 19 Apr, 2015 TR dog Nice climb, need to figure out which holds to use before your strength runs out. One to do another time clean.
Nice climb, need to figure out which holds to use before your strength runs out. One to do another time clean.
Martin Bagshaw 19 Apr, 2015 TR O/S
onlyfoddington 16 Apr, 2015 TR dog Next time! Pleased with my effort, I could not really get the final top out.
with Yin
Next time! Pleased with my effort, I could not really get the final top out.
with Yin
kylo-342 ?Apr, 2015 TR O/S
with Julian M
with Julian M
Hidden 4 Sep, 2014 -
CurlyStevo 4 Sep, 2014 TR
CurlyStevo 13 Aug, 2014 TR
with Rob
with Rob
Flavio 2 Aug, 2014 TR O/S
with Jamie E
with Jamie E
Jamie E 2 Aug, 2014 TR
with Flavio
with Flavio
Hidden 9 Jul, 2014 -
davemcummings 4 Jul, 2014 TR RP
with Rob C
with Rob C
martin one 29 Jun, 2014 TR rpt
with Sue
with Sue
jsmcfarland 21 Jun, 2014 TR O/S I did the route 'Burlap Arete ' in the JW guide (sticking to the arete/left of arete) at 5b/+. Great route, happy to onsight it :)
I did the route 'Burlap Arete ' in the JW guide (sticking to the arete/left of arete) at 5b/+. Great route, happy to onsight it :)
jez_palmer 19 Jun, 2014 TR O/S
pnorth 12 Jun, 2014 TR 2nd go clean, after working out crux high step at top.
with Chris Henshall TSCC
2nd go clean, after working out crux high step at top.
with Chris Henshall TSCC
Alex 74 6 Jun, 2014 TR rpt
with Daryl
with Daryl
sonic46 6 Jun, 2014 -
cpowell ?Jun, 2014 TR
Hidden 17 May, 2014 TR O/S
Eoinparker 15 May, 2014 TR O/S Slopey finish...
Slopey finish...
HassenBali 15 May, 2014 TR O/S
Alex 74 14 May, 2014 TR O/S
with John, Dick
with John, Dick
Hidden 5 Apr, 2014 TR
tracyclimber 30 Mar, 2014 TR
neiloutdoors 30 Mar, 2014 TR
tradguy 16 Mar, 2014 TR rpt
with mcaterina, Mark Hazell
with mcaterina, Mark Hazell
CurlyStevo 9 Mar, 2014 TR
with Rob
with Rob
Mike Parks 7 Sep, 2013 TR rpt
with Ean
with Ean
Hidden 7 Sep, 2013 TR
Munch 18 Aug, 2013 -
Dave Page 21 Jul, 2013 TR O/S
with Lenaya Page
with Lenaya Page
James_L88 18 Jul, 2013 TR O/S
Hidden ?Jul, 2013 -
CurlyStevo ?Jul, 2013 TR
with Dylan, Matt
with Dylan, Matt
Guy Atkinson 15 Jun, 2013 TR rpt Tried doing a 5c start on the overhang but gave up on that and did the regular route, found it easy enough, don't know what the fuss was last time.
with Zara
Tried doing a 5c start on the overhang but gave up on that and did the regular route, found it easy enough, don't know what the fuss was last time.
with Zara
waldenmatt 6 Jun, 2013 TR O/S
with Ben, Tom
with Ben, Tom
elyben 16 May, 2013 TR dnf second half after falling off eliminate
second half after falling off eliminate
jonnyblindsign 12 May, 2013 TR dog
mrteale ?May, 2013 -
leonr23 ?Apr, 2013 TR rpt
Steve Dunton ??, 2013 -
RamblingRyan 8 Nov, 2012 TR
with Col
with Col
Mike Parks 3 Nov, 2012 TR rpt
with Bob
with Bob
Mike Parks 30 Sep, 2012 TR rpt
with Mr Cess
with Mr Cess
strudles 8 Sep, 2012 TR RP took a few attempts to get the start, stayed left of the arete
took a few attempts to get the start, stayed left of the arete
Guy Atkinson 8 Sep, 2012 TR dnf Took quite a few goes to get the start and once i finally got up to the last bit i didn't have the strength left, a really tricky route, continuous 5b moves!
Took quite a few goes to get the start and once i finally got up to the last bit i didn't have the strength left, a really tricky route, continuous 5b moves!
Hidden 13 Aug, 2012 -
collywob 10 Aug, 2012 - Cool route. Came off on last move first time (hot and the pocket was all green and gross!). Climbed it quick and clean after some water!
Cool route. Came off on last move first time (hot and the pocket was all green and gross!). Climbed it quick and clean after some water!
Hidden 17 Jul, 2012 TR rpt
BarefootCeds 20 Jun, 2012 TR O/S
with Dave Mahon
with Dave Mahon
Hidden 14 Jun, 2012 TR rpt
Mike Parks 14 Jun, 2012 TR rpt
with Mr Cess
with Mr Cess
Hidden 27 May, 2012 TR RP
Mike Parks 19 May, 2012 TR rpt
with Phil, Duncan, Sue, Ean
with Phil, Duncan, Sue, Ean
robbraby 1 May, 2012 TR
with David, Steveo
with David, Steveo
Rich K 7 Apr, 2012 TR O/S
with Vitold, Malcom
with Vitold, Malcom
robl22 1 Apr, 2012 TR O/S
LilPhant25 31 Mar, 2012 TR dog Easy 5B but hard to get though the hole at top of craig I really struggled to get myself to do so.
with Matt Bartlett
Easy 5B but hard to get though the hole at top of craig I really struggled to get myself to do so.
with Matt Bartlett
matt.jj 27 Mar, 2012 TR rpt
Hidden 22 Mar, 2012 TR rpt
tex.ryan 15 Mar, 2012 TR RP
with JIMJIM
with JIMJIM
Serena Lambre 11 Mar, 2012 TR dnf
with Nizam Mamode
with Nizam Mamode
Hidden 26 Feb, 2012 TR
Hidden 26 Feb, 2012 TR O/S
Hidden 8 Jan, 2012 TR rpt
Mike Parks 8 Jan, 2012 TR rpt
Cat G ??, 2012 TR
Hidden ??, 2012 -
bleddynmawr ??, 2012 -
David Bibby 23 Oct, 2011 TR
with Veronika Steinacker
with Veronika Steinacker
conorjclarke 22 Oct, 2011 TR O/S hard to onsight into a boulder problem
with Dylan Rebois
hard to onsight into a boulder problem
with Dylan Rebois
dunky 10 Sep, 2011 - Feels easier every time.
Feels easier every time.
Mike Parks 14 Aug, 2011 TR O/S
with Ean, Mr Cess, Rob
with Ean, Mr Cess, Rob
Hidden 14 Aug, 2011 TR O/S
Hidden 9 Jul, 2011 -
matt.jj 11 Jun, 2011 TR rpt
Hidden 7 Jun, 2011 TR
Si_Hill ?Jun, 2011 TR RP
with D Anderson
with D Anderson
Hidden 29 May, 2011 TR
Antony87 21 May, 2011 TR O/S
cayteye 19 Apr, 2011 TR β
Graham C 19 Apr, 2011 TR rpt
with Nick susx
with Nick susx
Hidden 8 Apr, 2011 TR
royal 22 Mar, 2011 TR O/S Rob onsighted and I repeated. Still as enjoyable as the last time.
with rob
Rob onsighted and I repeated. Still as enjoyable as the last time.
with rob
Tombauer 27 Jan, 2011 TR
James Gomez 27 Jan, 2011 TR dog Called Burlap arete in jingo wobbly guide
Called Burlap arete in jingo wobbly guide
Alex Munnery ??, 2011 TR β
with Jake Shreeve
with Jake Shreeve
Hidden ??, 2011 TR
Hidden ??, 2011 -
CurlyStevo ??, 2011 TR one of the best 5bs I've done on southern sandstone, quite soft I thought, easier than some of the 5a's. Very good though.
with Rob, Matt
one of the best 5bs I've done on southern sandstone, quite soft I thought, easier than some of the 5a's. Very good though.
with Rob, Matt
climber46 ??, 2011 -
keith leonard ??, 2011 -
Oliver Houston 10 Sep, 2010 TR
Binder 31 Jul, 2010 TR Attempted Burlap Eliminate - got about half-way and got stuck! Also abandoned the last topping-out move because the karabiner gate was open! Had unscrewed and pressure against rock held it open. A bit of a shock when I saw that!
Attempted Burlap Eliminate - got about half-way and got stuck! Also abandoned the last topping-out move because the karabiner gate was open! Had unscrewed and pressure against rock held it open. A bit of a shock when I saw that!
Hidden 31 Jul, 2010 TR dnf
jeanjacquescarnages 10 Jul, 2010 TR O/S
barfani chita 4 Jul, 2010 TR dog
with Saurus
with Saurus
tania 4 Jul, 2010 TR
with Lisa
with Lisa
Saurus 4 Jul, 2010 TR rpt
Iaingutt 30 Jun, 2010 TR rpt
Hidden 17 Jun, 2010 -
Mike Parks 16 Jun, 2010 TR dog Needed lots of help from Rockie on the rope to finish this one
Needed lots of help from Rockie on the rope to finish this one
da_cox 4 Jun, 2010 TR RP Enjoyable route with a bit of overhang and mantel-shelving.
with Oliver Jones
Enjoyable route with a bit of overhang and mantel-shelving.
with Oliver Jones
Hidden 22 May, 2010 TR O/S
Hidden 22 May, 2010 TR O/S
royal 22 May, 2010 TR O/S One of my favourite climbs so far at Bowles.
One of my favourite climbs so far at Bowles.
Hidden 19 May, 2010 TR
Hidden 19 May, 2010 TR O/S
Dizz 16 May, 2010 TR O/S
with Binder
with Binder
Binder 16 May, 2010 TR
silverpim 15 May, 2010 TR dog
davidrblakeman 9 May, 2010 TR rpt
Hidden 22 Apr, 2010 TR
Jo Morrison 22 Apr, 2010 TR dnf
with Skinny
with Skinny
Chris Ellyatt 12 Apr, 2010 TR O/S
with Kay Alchin, James Lawrence
with Kay Alchin, James Lawrence
dunky 5 Apr, 2010 -
Braintax ?Apr, 2010 TR
elbeanio 7 Mar, 2010 TR O/S
Hidden ??, 2010 -
Hidden ??, 2010 -
Hidden ??, 2010 TR O/S
Simon Bowyer ??, 2010 -
Danny Crump 1 Sep, 2009 TR O/S
tony wood 31 Aug, 2009 TR
Danny Crump 31 Aug, 2009 TR
Radical-G 2 Aug, 2009 TR O/S
mattparratt 18 Jul, 2009 TR O/S
Monk 18 Jul, 2009 TR O/S
Kylie 18 Jul, 2009 TR dog
with Monk
with Monk
tonanf 9 Jul, 2009 TR
with burt
with burt
Dan818 8 Jul, 2009 TR O/S
sweenyt ?Jul, 2009 TR
with Lil
with Lil
mr random 28 Jun, 2009 TR O/S
with Mike H
with Mike H
mr random 28 Jun, 2009 TR O/S
with Mike H
with Mike H
Ade7 14 Jun, 2009 TR O/S
with Kwan
with Kwan
martin one 19 Apr, 2009 TR rpt
with Sue
with Sue
Hidden 15 Mar, 2009 TR
davidrblakeman ??, 2009 -
Hidden ??, 2009 -
olipab121 ??, 2009 -
Graham C 19 Oct, 2008 TR rpt
Marti999 26 Sep, 2008 TR O/S
Graham C 26 Sep, 2008 TR O/S
tradguy 16 Sep, 2008 TR rpt
Chubster 21 Aug, 2008 TR rpt
with Adrian Paisey
with Adrian Paisey
Al Franks 16 Aug, 2008 TR O/S
with Luke and Nicki
with Luke and Nicki
RagingPuffin 16 Aug, 2008 TR O/S
with Luke hodson, Nicki
with Luke hodson, Nicki
lukehodson 16 Aug, 2008 TR O/S
Jacob Ram 8 Aug, 2008 TR
with Micheal Kemp
with Micheal Kemp
Chubster ?Aug, 2008 TR
Hidden 22 Jun, 2008 TR β
deacondeacon 15 Jun, 2008 TR
with Paul
with Paul
Hidden 1 Jun, 2008 TR
Hidden ?Jun, 2008 -
davidwright 31 May, 2008 TR
Hidden 31 May, 2008 TR O/S
RFWilkie 26 Apr, 2008 TR rpt
tradguy 24 Feb, 2008 TR rpt
strapless ??, 2008 -
Hidden ?Oct, 2007 TR
daveyji ?Oct, 2007 TR
with LP
with LP
Piers Harley 16 Sep, 2007 TR β
with Matt Oldfield
with Matt Oldfield
Hidden 16 Sep, 2007 TR
mikecaffrey 2 Sep, 2007 TR
tradguy 16 Aug, 2007 TR rpt
Hidden 29 Jul, 2007 TR dog
martin one 7 Jul, 2007 TR
with sue and dave
with sue and dave
Hidden 16 Jun, 2007 TR
davidwright 26 May, 2007 TR O/S
Hidden 26 May, 2007 TR
KarlH 26 Mar, 2007 TR O/S
with Tony
with Tony
chrisrogers ??, 2007 TR
Hidden ??, 2007 TR O/S
Rob Kennard ??, 2007 -
dan gibson 7 May, 2006 TR
with AJ
with AJ
Bradbury ?Mar, 2006 TR O/S
blahblahblah 22 Jan, 2006 TR O/S
with Pascal Guilloux
with Pascal Guilloux
Hidden ??, 2006 TR
andy mcc ?Oct, 2005 TR
with Graham Coff
with Graham Coff
tradguy 29 Sep, 2005 TR rpt
MikeC59 23 Jul, 2005 TR
AJ007 ??, 2005 TR
Jacob Ram 25 Jul, 2004 TR
with elisa best
with elisa best
Tom Last ?Apr, 2004 TR
Hidden ??, 2004 -
KarlH 31 Jul, 2003 TR
with Tom Hales & Phil Lilley
with Tom Hales & Phil Lilley
roverhead 10 May, 2003 TR
Hidden 13 Mar, 2003 TR rpt
deandarvill 1 Apr, 2002 TR O/S
with Ian Wilson
with Ian Wilson
julian allen 17 Jan, 2002 TR
Jacob Ram 21 Aug, 2001 -
Hidden ??, 2001 -
Hidden 30 Sep, 2000 TR
Lepista 13 Jun, 2000 TR
Hidden ??, 2000 Solo
Jacob Ram 2 Oct, 1999 TR
with elisa shub
with elisa shub
Hidden ?Jun, 1999 TR
Jacob Ram 16 May, 1999 TR
ajc 9 Aug, 1998 TR O/S
Hidden ?May, 1998 TR
The Jazz Butcher ??, 1997 -
Hidden 8 Jun, 1996 TR O/S
Hidden 24 Apr, 1996 TR O/S
Hidden ??, 1996 TR
Antony Mariani ??, 1995 TR β
with Nikki, Rich
with Nikki, Rich
andy007 1 Oct, 1994 TR O/S Good arete climb
with Jonno
Good arete climb
with Jonno
Jonno 1 Oct, 1994 TR
with andy007
with andy007
tradguy 18 Dec, 1988 TR
Hidden 28 Sep, 1988 TR O/S
Hidden 1 Jan, 1982 TR rpt
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