12m.

Rockfax Description
The narrow right-hand slot is steeper, greener and harder. © Rockfax

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Chris Richter 24 Sep Lead O/S most disgusting climb ever! never repeat! soooooo slimy!
most disgusting climb ever! never repeat! soooooo slimy!
Hidden 5 Sep Solo
buxtoncoffeelover 4 Sep Lead Grotty, polished & damp, but fun nevertheless!
Grotty, polished & damp, but fun nevertheless!
Hidden 4 Sep 2nd
Hidden 25 Jul 2nd O/S
climbdevon 19 Jul -
Tomh1990 13 Jul Solo
enotsnad 3 Jun Solo O/S
iainsmccrea 24 May Lead O/S
Tommo0930 24 May 2nd
RayG 29 Oct, 2018 Solo O/S
BrizzleChris 28 Oct, 2018 Solo O/S
Jezz0r 29 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
Jason Dew 2 Sep, 2018 TR O/S
Marl 25 Aug, 2018 Solo O/S
with Glynis
with Glynis
Darren.j81 22 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S
connagh97 18 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
Talentless1986 18 Aug, 2018 2nd
Timmilner 8 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S
with Paul Hy
with Paul Hy
Paul Hy 8 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
DubyaJamesDubya 11 Jul, 2018 Solo O/S
Hidden 10 Jul, 2018 Solo O/S
timmr002 1 Jul, 2018 Solo O/S The density of midges increases with height. Found easier than the left-hand one. Green and miserable.
with Astrid Southam
The density of midges increases with height. Found easier than the left-hand one. Green and miserable.
with Astrid Southam
Theeni 20 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Jun, 2018 Solo O/S
Hodkin1362 5 Jun, 2018 Lead
Hidden 6 May, 2018 2nd
cols1982 6 May, 2018 Lead O/S Tougher than I expected!
with Ross Clayton
Tougher than I expected!
with Ross Clayton
Hodkin1362 18 Apr, 2018 Lead
josh12345 18 Apr, 2018 2nd
Swiss Tony ??, 2018 -
Hidden 12 Nov, 2017 -
Rich Long 27 Aug, 2017 2nd O/S
with Jeff Driscoll, Tanya
with Jeff Driscoll, Tanya
charvey 24 Aug, 2017 Solo O/S
Keith11 15 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S
with Sam Hardcastle
with Sam Hardcastle
Fobbit169 1 Jul, 2017 Lead
Flavio 29 Oct, 2016 Solo O/S
adi bryant 15 Oct, 2016 Solo
Jonno30 21 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
Mattyj1664 21 Aug, 2016 Lead
with David johnston
with David johnston
machino 14 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
Hidden 8 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
Climbed69 3 May, 2016 2nd
with Simon Stokes
with Simon Stokes
mrteale 17 Mar, 2016 Solo O/S Masochistic squirmy green solo downclimb. 3 star experience.
Masochistic squirmy green solo downclimb. 3 star experience.
Hidden 13 Mar, 2016 2nd
Tim Ford 13 Mar, 2016 2nd
Sam Hunt 28 Feb, 2016 Solo O/S
Hidden ??, 2016 -
Ashley King 8 Nov, 2015 Lead Had to perform the amazing magic trick of making myself at least 2 inches thinner to finish this climb, came out of the top of it greener than the incredible hulk.
with Freya, Timpsy, Alex
Had to perform the amazing magic trick of making myself at least 2 inches thinner to finish this climb, came out of the top of it greener than the incredible hulk.
with Freya, Timpsy, Alex
kathrynr.bell 11 Oct, 2015 2nd
JonesE 30 Jul, 2015 TR O/S eliminated the block on the left to start (much harder - around a f6b boulder start)
eliminated the block on the left to start (much harder - around a f6b boulder start)
TeeKayeWun 19 Jul, 2015 TR Slimy!
Slimy!
Steve Vincent 19 Jul, 2015 Lead
Hidden 30 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
vmheathcote 30 Jun, 2015 2nd β
with Adj
with Adj
Emmawood 28 Jun, 2015 2nd
philhayes 7 Jun, 2015 Lead G/U
redwards195 24 May, 2015 TR O/S A squeeze coming out the top, was i supposed to go through the gap?!
A squeeze coming out the top, was i supposed to go through the gap?!
PanzerHanzler 17 May, 2015 2nd O/S
with Vannessa Verdier
with Vannessa Verdier
andyclimber 10 May, 2015 2nd O/S
Robin Nichols 12 Mar, 2015 Solo O/S
JonoDHawkins 7 Mar, 2015 Lead Minging.
Minging.
Hidden ??, 2015 TR O/S
John Higgs 9 Dec, 2014 Solo O/S
with Caitlin Bell
with Caitlin Bell
Durkules 20 Aug, 2014 2nd
with Nathan
with Nathan
charley 27 Apr, 2014 Solo O/S Been walking past this for years and always put off due to the green. However, Chris recommended it to me today - loved it...
Been walking past this for years and always put off due to the green. However, Chris recommended it to me today - loved it...
Tim Harper 16 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
with NTU
with NTU
howiebartrip ??, 2014 Lead
matbrown333 ?Sep, 2013 Solo
mitch 1 Aug, 2013 2nd O/S
with Dave Hollins
with Dave Hollins
Hidden 20 Jul, 2013 Lead
Hidden 26 May, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2013 -
AlanPedrick ??, 2013 -
deacondeacon 9 Oct, 2012 Solo O/S
MrFreekie 14 Sep, 2012 2nd O/S
with Camm
with Camm
Hidden 7 May, 2012 2nd
Hidden 5 May, 2012 Lead
Dan Vaj 19 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
with L Vajzovic
with L Vajzovic
Matt Robinson 26 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
Callum Anderson ??, 2012 -
Hidden 15 Oct, 2011 Solo O/S
MichJ 1 Oct, 2011 TR
Gazleah 17 Sep, 2011 Solo O/S
with serge
with serge
Brown 1 Sep, 2011 Solo
with Solo
with Solo
elCapitano 15 May, 2011 Solo O/S
Hidden 14 May, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 May, 2011 2nd O/S
adam carless 12 May, 2011 Solo O/S
joscott 23 Apr, 2011 Lead
adam clarke 22 Jan, 2011 TR
with James Hulme
with James Hulme
ajc 10 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 19 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
oddessy_uk 19 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S Simple climb, nothing fancy. Wet and greasy in the rain.
Simple climb, nothing fancy. Wet and greasy in the rain.
edd rab 19 Aug, 2010 Solo O/S
eel 19 Aug, 2010 Solo O/S
Humm1985 8 Aug, 2010 2nd
themadbrown 10 Jul, 2010 2nd O/S
petzl 10 Jul, 2010 Lead
with Tom Richards, Ben Ormerod
with Tom Richards, Ben Ormerod
Jams Crwca 10 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
Tom Campbell 4 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
P Rogers ?Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
Matt Rogers ?Jun, 2010 2nd
Gulon 3 May, 2010 2nd O/S
JackPott 3 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Gulon
with Gulon
MarkCunnington 25 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with Marc Blackband
with Marc Blackband
colin milton 9 Apr, 2010 Solo
migs493 28 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
with Novice
with Novice
Pilch 31 Oct, 2009 Solo
Hidden 20 Oct, 2009 Lead
disturbed_one51 8 Oct, 2009 Solo
Jonathan Hall 8 Oct, 2009 Solo
climbingrev 3 Oct, 2009 2nd O/S Hard start to this HVD. Probably more like S. Wouldn't want to be too fat to get out of the top!
with Josh Jones, Gabrielrockshills
Hard start to this HVD. Probably more like S. Wouldn't want to be too fat to get out of the top!
with Josh Jones, Gabrielrockshills
maxkellock 19 Sep, 2009 2nd O/S awful route tight
awful route tight
bobbarnes00 17 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with Tom Large
with Tom Large
Hidden ?Sep, 2009 Lead
Benrj 19 Jun, 2009 Solo
with jay mowat
with jay mowat
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Hidden 28 Dec, 2008 Solo rpt
Powder Puff Girl 24 May, 2008 TR O/S
popebenedictus 24 May, 2008 2nd O/S
adrianscott 24 May, 2008 Lead O/S
bigbobbyking 13 Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
daveagriff ??, 2008 Lead
howlingbaboon 24 Aug, 2007 Solo O/S
Another James 26 Jul, 2007 2nd
with Kirsten S
with Kirsten S
Hidden 6 May, 2007 Lead
Pythonist 17 Apr, 2007 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 16 Mar, 2007 Solo O/S
Hidden ??, 2007 -
Dave Wearing 1 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S
with Gybebunny, Jason Kirk.
with Gybebunny, Jason Kirk.
Hidden 1 Oct, 2006 2nd O/S
Gybebunny 1 Oct, 2006 2nd
with Dave W, Jason K
with Dave W, Jason K
Howard J 4 Jul, 2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2006 -
Hidden ??, 2006 -
John Lisle ??, 2006 -
Hidden 26 Sep, 2005 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Aug, 2005 2nd
redsulike 8 Aug, 2005 Lead
with Jez Hadall
with Jez Hadall
Caralynh 8 Aug, 2005 2nd
with Phil Newing
with Phil Newing
dannyboy83 ?Oct, 2004 Solo O/S
Budge 15 Jul, 2004 Solo O/S
Rampikino 20 Jun, 2004 2nd
with Liz Hay
with Liz Hay
samwelli 26 Mar, 2004 Solo O/S
Hidden 21 Jun, 2003 Solo
SteveM 21 Apr, 2003 Solo
DerwentDiluted 20 Mar, 2003 Solo
Mark Stevenson 24 May, 2002 Solo O/S
Budge 13 Jul, 2000 Solo O/S
Martin Bennett 5 Apr, 2000 Solo
simonharpham ??, 2000 Lead
with Neil Bowers
with Neil Bowers
CrashMat Rob 14 May, 1999 Lead O/S Nicky started i had to finish
Nicky started i had to finish
Hidden ?Apr, 1999 2nd
craig d ??, 1999 -
paul birch 24 Feb, 1998 -
jim_randell 26 Jul, 1997 Lead O/S
with DR
with DR
rocktigger ??, 1997 2nd
with chopper
with chopper
Hidden ?Jul, 1996 Lead O/S
Rob Davies 27 Dec, 1991 Solo
roncaves 7 Apr, 1991 Solo
Laramadness 28 Sep, 1990 Solo O/S
tapley 8 May, 1989 Lead
with Alison Tapley
with Alison Tapley
Dave Musgrove 19 Mar, 1989 -
with Rupert Wyard, Pete Finklaire, Kim Greenald, Dave Musgrove Jnr
with Rupert Wyard, Pete Finklaire, Kim Greenald, Dave Musgrove Jnr
Hidden 9 Jul, 1988 2nd
climbhigher0 25 Jun, 1988 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 14 Sep, 1987 Solo
Hidden ??, 1987 -
Hidden ??, 1985 2nd
CrashMat Rob ??, 1980 Lead O/S 1980's
1980's
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??, 1980 Solo
Neil McA 9 Jun, 1979 Solo O/S
RichardMc 17 Jul, 1977 Solo
RichardMc 17 Jul, 1977 Solo
RichardMc 21 May, 1977 Solo
uphillnow ??, 1976 Solo
petemeads ??, 1976 Solo
Hidden ??, 1975 -
mikej 17 Jan, 1971 Solo
with E C/W
with E C/W
Andy Say ??, 1969 Solo
mikej 31 Mar, 1968 Solo
mikej 7 Jun, 1965 Solo
with David Short, Ted Markham
with David Short, Ted Markham
mikej 18 Oct, 1964 Solo
with Clarry May
with Clarry May
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