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The corner is magnificent when dry, with a short hard section near the top. © Rockfax

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ROCKFAX El Chorro: Top 50, El Chorro dreams - 6a to 6c+, El Chorro: Best Routes (6a-6c+)

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden 24 May Lead rpt
Hidden 22 May Lead rpt
Hidden 24 Apr Lead dog
Edshakey 24 Apr Lead O/S Wet holds made it trickier, but still maybe a bit soft at 6b+
with James Ahmet
Wet holds made it trickier, but still maybe a bit soft at 6b+
with James Ahmet
V2inYourGym 22 Apr TR β
tiff tsang 22 Apr Lead O/S Very soft for the grade and not worth 3 stars
Very soft for the grade and not worth 3 stars
Tom.Priestley 19 Mar Lead O/S
Hidden 18 Mar Lead
AndrewP 18 Mar Lead O/S Brilliant. An absorbing and long 6a corner with a tough crux section at the top which just about justifies the 6b+ grade.
Brilliant. An absorbing and long 6a corner with a tough crux section at the top which just about justifies the 6b+ grade.
Nickuk 9 Mar Lead O/S
with Elinor
with Elinor
Jeremy Wilson 5 Mar Lead O/S Lots of easy stuff and a stiff couple of moves high up. Lovely!
with Andy C, Paul Cox
Lots of easy stuff and a stiff couple of moves high up. Lovely!
with Andy C, Paul Cox
Hidden 5 Mar Lead rpt
MichealMurphy 3 Mar Lead O/S
with Neil
with Neil
Hidden 3 Mar Lead O/S
Mike505 28 Feb Lead O/S
with eb202
with eb202
eb202 28 Feb Lead O/S
with Mike505
with Mike505
Justsomeclimber 22 Feb Lead O/S
abrooks 20 Feb Lead O/S Brilliant bridging, then some tricky moves to move round onto the face
with Jonathan Wignall, Reece
Brilliant bridging, then some tricky moves to move round onto the face
with Jonathan Wignall, Reece
HannahGo 7 Feb Lead RP
Hidden 2 Feb Lead
Liamd01 ?Feb Lead dog fell twice on crux, good route
with Pete H
fell twice on crux, good route
with Pete H
Seán Fortune 22 Jan Lead O/S Really good, felt very soft for the grade
Really good, felt very soft for the grade
Hidden 19 Jan Lead rpt
Hidden 7 Jan Lead O/S
shafiq lalloo 2 Jan Lead rpt
Kieran Duncan 28 Dec, 2018 Lead rpt
with Slava
with Slava
MaxPrescott 15 Dec, 2018 Lead O/S
Jakebirdy 15 Dec, 2018 Lead
Hidden 14 Dec, 2018 Lead rpt
Hidden 9 Dec, 2018 Lead O/S
Stanners 9 Dec, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Nov, 2018 Lead
Nafclimbsrocks 17 Nov, 2018 Lead
Harry Ellis 11 Nov, 2018 TR
with matt fraser
with matt fraser
matt davies 10 Nov, 2018 Lead
db1010 9 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 12 May, 2018 Lead O/S
ThomasB 7 May, 2018 Lead O/S
ali.scott 22 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S pretty easy climbing for the grade, but quite intimidating
pretty easy climbing for the grade, but quite intimidating
WillAndrew 22 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
jonskippy 23 Feb, 2018 Lead β One of the best sport routes I’ve done!
One of the best sport routes I’ve done!
RocKalina 23 Feb, 2018 TR
with ned
with ned
SiRob 23 Feb, 2018 Lead β
with Jenny H, jonskippy, Ned, KH
with Jenny H, jonskippy, Ned, KH
Hidden 23 Feb, 2018 Lead dog
BenRyle 9 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S
Steve Perry 9 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S Amazing
with Nickuk
Amazing
with Nickuk
Nickuk 9 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S
with derekb
with derekb
Hannes B 7 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S
with Dave Zürich
with Dave Zürich
WTorrensa 1 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S
with Aaron Cauldwell
with Aaron Cauldwell
Hayley Wolcott ?Feb, 2018 -
jonleighton 29 Jan, 2018 Lead O/S
with Emily C
with Emily C
Emily C 29 Jan, 2018 Lead O/S
ChrisBowden 27 Jan, 2018 Lead O/S
adamre12 26 Jan, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 26 Jan, 2018 Lead O/S
Clare Dean 21 Jan, 2018 Lead β
with Becky
with Becky
derekb 15 Jan, 2018 Lead
Hidden 15 Jan, 2018 Lead β
Hidden ?Jan, 2018 Lead
TBromley 19 Dec, 2017 Lead dog
Lockley139 19 Dec, 2017 Lead dog long and fun
long and fun
HannahGo 19 Dec, 2017 TR dog
rashwell 18 Dec, 2017 Lead
Beth_Morris 10 Dec, 2017 Lead O/S Nice bridging section.
Nice bridging section.
jameslomax 9 Dec, 2017 Lead O/S
with Ason
with Ason
hfotheri 3 Dec, 2017 Lead O/S
timozheng ?Dec, 2017 Lead O/S
Alison Cairns 3 Nov, 2017 Lead β Fun climbing, only one short crux near the top. Scary last clip for the short! Would probably be much harder if wet and/or dirty.
with Andy McV, Rachel S
Fun climbing, only one short crux near the top. Scary last clip for the short! Would probably be much harder if wet and/or dirty.
with Andy McV, Rachel S
Rachel S 3 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
CraigOsborne 19 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
AlistairBerridge 19 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S First 6b+. Had belayed Craig first but didn't have any beta. Really good climbing
First 6b+. Had belayed Craig first but didn't have any beta. Really good climbing
smartydh9 1 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
Rob Jackson 26 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
with IRad
with IRad
Hidden 26 Mar, 2017 Lead
Hidden 23 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
williap 22 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 22 Feb, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 18 Feb, 2017 Lead O/S
Rus_Climber 8 Feb, 2017 Lead O/S
mishabruml 20 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S finally got round to doing this. pretty good, sustained but doesn't really flow
with Spooner
finally got round to doing this. pretty good, sustained but doesn't really flow
with Spooner
shafiq lalloo 12 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
jobangles 12 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
with Jana, shafiq lalloo
with Jana, shafiq lalloo
shaunhumphreys 11 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
with Max
with Max
John Kettle 9 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
CMoore 8 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
Lakesben 7 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
with Derek
with Derek
Jack93 2 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
treesrockice 2 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
Dawn_K_B 2 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Jan, 2017 Lead G/U
Binigo 1 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S Great fun!
with Becky G, Sophie Nunn, Silas
Great fun!
with Becky G, Sophie Nunn, Silas
Cecilewannaclimb ?Jan, 2017 Lead Very very cool route, and my first 6b+ I believe
with David
Very very cool route, and my first 6b+ I believe
with David
deklan ?Jan, 2017 Lead
ruairidhwad ?Jan, 2017 Lead
with Dawn Brinkman, Tom Appleby, Shaun Humphreys
with Dawn Brinkman, Tom Appleby, Shaun Humphreys
Hidden ?Jan, 2017 Lead
Scott Langford ??, 2017 Lead O/S
Scott Langford ??, 2017 Lead O/S
planetmarshall 25 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S Dry and clean.
with Derek
Dry and clean.
with Derek
George Frisby 15 Dec, 2016 TR O/S
countchalkula 14 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
Owen Johnson 14 Dec, 2016 Lead dog
stuartf 9 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
EllieWoods 9 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
timreynolds 9 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
jackob 12 Nov, 2016 Lead RP Got it second go
Got it second go
George Killaspy 9 Nov, 2016 Lead O/S
with Dylan Brown
with Dylan Brown
Baggie 9 Nov, 2016 Lead RP Great climb! Retro flash, attempted 2 years ago
Great climb! Retro flash, attempted 2 years ago
Jon Thorne ?Nov, 2016 Lead RP
DaveHo 29 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
with Janet G
with Janet G
dickypips 20 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
climbhannahclimb 14 Jun, 2016 2nd O/S
with Beth Oates
with Beth Oates
Hidden 28 Apr, 2016 2nd O/S
bljp 16 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Apr, 2016 Lead
alex toomey 10 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
RBonney 7 Apr, 2016 Lead
jackappleby 7 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
with RBonney
with RBonney
derekb 1 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S Alex put drawers in !
with Alex
Alex put drawers in !
with Alex
Hidden 29 Feb, 2016 Lead O/S
Glen Burrows 1 Feb, 2016 2nd dog Probably my favourite climb of the trip, a bit of everything, some lovely drop knee bridging, mantles, pockets and a delicate section. Bits were seeping and wet from thunderstorm otherwise perfect.
with Ed Luke
Probably my favourite climb of the trip, a bit of everything, some lovely drop knee bridging, mantles, pockets and a delicate section. Bits were seeping and wet from thunderstorm otherwise perfect.
with Ed Luke
kylos8048 ?Feb, 2016 Lead
james1978 14 Jan, 2016 Lead O/S
with pam
with pam
NancyJones 12 Jan, 2016 Lead O/S
ThunderBeest 27 Dec, 2015 Lead O/S
Butel 17 Dec, 2015 Lead O/S
MD 18 Nov, 2015 Lead O/S What a line! Had a few moments of self doubt on the overhang and nearly fell off when I fluffed the sequence on the crux.
What a line! Had a few moments of self doubt on the overhang and nearly fell off when I fluffed the sequence on the crux.
Happy Wanderer 18 Nov, 2015 2nd O/S Absolutely fantastic corner route with a delicate finish. Must return to lead it.
with MD
Absolutely fantastic corner route with a delicate finish. Must return to lead it.
with MD
Kieran Duncan 15 Nov, 2015 Lead β Incredible climbing, probably my favourite route at this grade. Has a little bit of everything, and all the rests and jugs are right where you need them.
with Fifi, Derry
Incredible climbing, probably my favourite route at this grade. Has a little bit of everything, and all the rests and jugs are right where you need them.
with Fifi, Derry
Hidden 14 Oct, 2015 Lead
steve_gibbs 4 May, 2015 2nd O/S
with zcsharp
with zcsharp
zcsharp 4 May, 2015 Lead O/S
tallginge ?Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
with pete
with pete
foostu4 24 Feb, 2015 Lead O/S Fantastic route! Lovely 3d climbing
Fantastic route! Lovely 3d climbing
Danny Crump 13 Feb, 2015 Lead
with Stephan, Luke_G
with Stephan, Luke_G
Bernie L 4 Feb, 2015 Lead β
Calum Wadsworth 3 Feb, 2015 Lead O/S
with Bernie
with Bernie
KKilroy ??, 2015 Lead O/S
Anna Maykova 24 Dec, 2014 2nd
with Ian MK
with Ian MK
Ian MK 24 Dec, 2014 Lead O/S
madeleine 9 Dec, 2014 Lead O/S
with Kieran
with Kieran
Hidden ?Dec, 2014 Lead O/S
The lanky man ?Dec, 2014 2nd O/S
with mfraser
with mfraser
Abi Chard 13 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
justin c 22 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
with steph crowley
with steph crowley
OliverRoss 24 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S Probably the best line I climbed all week.
with Kayleigh Emma
Probably the best line I climbed all week.
with Kayleigh Emma
Adam_42 24 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S Great line.
Great line.
jh123 23 Mar, 2014 Lead
with David Potter
with David Potter
Hidden 19 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 Mar, 2014 2nd
dprctr 4 Mar, 2014 Lead rpt Was scary with numb fingers.
with Gareth ...., Trisha Smurph
Was scary with numb fingers.
with Gareth ...., Trisha Smurph
Hidden 3 Mar, 2014 Lead
Trisha Murphy 2 Mar, 2014 -
with Gaz
with Gaz
Barry Kerslake 1 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
hervenuttall ?Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
with Matt W & The Olive Branch Crew
with Matt W & The Olive Branch Crew
mattleepianist ?Mar, 2014 Lead β
philhaigh 28 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
with Steve Hau, Vicki Hau, Mike Gubbins, Barry Kerslake, melD, EddyYoung, Rob Kennard, nataliehaigh
with Steve Hau, Vicki Hau, Mike Gubbins, Barry Kerslake, melD, EddyYoung, Rob Kennard, nataliehaigh
Hidden 28 Feb, 2014 2nd O/S
Rich Malcolm 23 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
Mike_Hayes 23 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
JBO 15 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 26 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
CarolineH 12 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
Dibdawg 7 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
with Kyle Pattinson
with Kyle Pattinson
K Wall 5 Jan, 2014 Lead
with Martin
with Martin
Hidden 3 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
George_Surf 3 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S great sustained line with nice bridging low down and crack climbing above. very exposed leaving the last ledge for the chains! a few wet patches
great sustained line with nice bridging low down and crack climbing above. very exposed leaving the last ledge for the chains! a few wet patches
ashtond6 2 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
tobydunford 29 Dec, 2013 Lead O/S
with Kirsty Kerr
with Kirsty Kerr
Hidden 21 Dec, 2013 Lead O/S
soundboy 21 Dec, 2013 Lead dog
with willu47
with willu47
Pete_Frost 29 Nov, 2013 Lead O/S Brilliant pitch. Only 6b+ if you can't climb in 3 dimensions. 6a otherwise.
Brilliant pitch. Only 6b+ if you can't climb in 3 dimensions. 6a otherwise.
goddamm7 18 Oct, 2013 TR O/S
with batson
with batson
Hidden 18 Oct, 2013 Lead
Adamwillclimb 13 Sep, 2013 Lead β
j0sch ?Apr, 2013 Lead dog Awesome and fun route. A bit on the dirty side.
Awesome and fun route. A bit on the dirty side.
Gary K Duke ?Apr, 2013 Lead dog
with Nick Low
with Nick Low
Graham Westbrook 29 Mar, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 Mar, 2013 Lead β
Marcus 29 Mar, 2013 Lead
richardashe ?Mar, 2013 Lead O/S Not a bad climb but would quite give it three stars. But definitely fun!
with Mark Jackson
Not a bad climb but would quite give it three stars. But definitely fun!
with Mark Jackson
paddygoodwinlondon 24 Feb, 2013 Lead O/S
with Gareth Hall
with Gareth Hall
Haydn Jones 20 Jan, 2013 Lead O/S What a terrible climb... how is it 3 stars
with tonanf, pep
What a terrible climb... how is it 3 stars
with tonanf, pep
tonanf 20 Jan, 2013 2nd
Hidden 3 Jan, 2013 Lead O/S
fletch540 ??, 2013 Lead O/S
Sut 31 Dec, 2012 Lead O/S
Phil Layton 21 Dec, 2012 TR O/S
with tom south
with tom south
craig naylor 3 Dec, 2012 Lead O/S
with Jonathan
with Jonathan
Jonathan Emett 3 Dec, 2012 Lead O/S
with orange craig
with orange craig
Hidden 17 Apr, 2012 TR rpt
allyrocke 17 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S Girly.
with Katie Main
Girly.
with Katie Main
Hidden 11 Apr, 2012 2nd
Liam Ingram 11 Apr, 2012 Lead β
GrahamGiles 11 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
with Nick Low, Renna Clifford, Aaron.Clifford, Gary K Duke
with Nick Low, Renna Clifford, Aaron.Clifford, Gary K Duke
Gary K Duke ?Apr, 2012 Lead dnf this is the most amazing climb and a future project.
with Nick Low, Renna Clifford, Aaron Clifford, Graham Giles
this is the most amazing climb and a future project.
with Nick Low, Renna Clifford, Aaron Clifford, Graham Giles
yakov ?Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
karoo88 ?Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
sdht ?Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
with Luis
with Luis
Hidden ?Mar, 2012 Lead
leowestland ?Mar, 2012 Lead
RKernan 25 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 25 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
tprebs 20 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
with Jenny Lau, Emma Clarke
with Jenny Lau, Emma Clarke
Hidden 18 Feb, 2012 Lead
Hidden 11 Feb, 2012 Lead β
dprctr 11 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S Leg pumpy!
with Gazleah
Leg pumpy!
with Gazleah
james.pilbeam 3 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
Tom Keaveny 14 Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
ollyroberts 14 Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Jan, 2012 Lead rpt
Justin T ?Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2012 TR
Hidden ??, 2012 Lead O/S
tom.ireson ??, 2012 Lead O/S
with Char
with Char
Hidden 30 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
James Oswald 20 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S Very trad like but simple lovely.
with Chris White
Very trad like but simple lovely.
with Chris White
Jake Young 18 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
with Gallant
with Gallant
bigdrew 18 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
with Becky
with Becky
ANC 4 Dec, 2011 Lead β First route in El Chorro...nice warm up...traddy feel but a nice line.
First route in El Chorro...nice warm up...traddy feel but a nice line.
chrism225 ?Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Dec, 2011 Lead
Hidden 16 Nov, 2011 Lead dog
climbingpixie 16 Nov, 2011 2nd O/S Brilliant!
with Pagan
Brilliant!
with Pagan
vix 13 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S
with Sylvia
with Sylvia
hellboundblr 21 Oct, 2011 Lead dog 2 rests, should have gone clean.
with Adrian Goldstraw
2 rests, should have gone clean.
with Adrian Goldstraw
Alkis 29 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S The guidebook says "magnificent when dry and clean". Should have twigged that this meant it might get a bit tricky when dirty and slightly wet. :-P
The guidebook says "magnificent when dry and clean". Should have twigged that this meant it might get a bit tricky when dirty and slightly wet. :-P
tmaciel 1 Mar, 2011 Lead
Pete Polish 25 Feb, 2011 Lead O/S
with Tamela
with Tamela
Hidden 22 Feb, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Feb, 2011 Lead O/S
pete johnson ?Feb, 2011 Lead O/S
with Lun
with Lun
mr_nsglover ?Feb, 2011 Lead O/S Long enduro climb. Nothing particularly hard y9ou would call a crux but sustained, and slightly polished.
Long enduro climb. Nothing particularly hard y9ou would call a crux but sustained, and slightly polished.
3 Names 6 Jan, 2011 Lead dnf Gave up after slipping off wet holds at the top, great climb though.
Gave up after slipping off wet holds at the top, great climb though.
Rob Evans ??, 2011 Lead O/S Great climb though a bit wet in places
Great climb though a bit wet in places
Ollie Rattue ??, 2011 - Blew onsight after missing key hold. Finished route after that. Great climb.
Blew onsight after missing key hold. Finished route after that. Great climb.
akhutton88 15 Dec, 2010 TR
elCapitano 15 Dec, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 5 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
Sankey ?Nov, 2010 2nd O/S
thebigfriendlymoose ?Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
with Sankey
with Sankey
Chad123 21 Oct, 2010 AltLd O/S Really nice climbing up a groove, more like 6b....
with Emily
Really nice climbing up a groove, more like 6b....
with Emily
chiverstom 7 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Wil Treasure 7 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
zappa 7 Apr, 2010 TR β
Hidden 4 Apr, 2010 Lead dnf
AndyGodber75 2 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with Dan, Martin, Ollie and Phil
with Dan, Martin, Ollie and Phil
goi.ashmore 31 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
with James Rees
with James Rees
Stig 31 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
with Goi
with Goi
Liam Ingram 30 Mar, 2010 TR RP
Hidden 30 Mar, 2010 TR
Hidden 19 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 22 Jan, 2010 Lead O/S
with Lauren
with Lauren
Hidden ?Jan, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden ??, 2010 Lead
Hidden 6 Nov, 2009 Lead β
Hidden 11 Apr, 2009 Lead
Andy Moles 2 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
with ferdia
with ferdia
CalumC 2 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S Awesome route, one of my favourites. Not too taxing for 6b+ I thought.
with Will Grayson
Awesome route, one of my favourites. Not too taxing for 6b+ I thought.
with Will Grayson
ferdia 2 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Mar, 2009 Lead O/S
pimpy 2 Mar, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 22 Feb, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Dec, 2007 TR
Danos ??, 2007 Lead
with Nick
with Nick
Hidden ?Mar, 2006 Lead RP
martroberts 26 Oct, 2001 Lead O/S
whispering nic ?Jan, 2000 -
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Voting
High 6c
Mid 6c
Low 6c
High 6b+
Mid 6b+
Low 6b+
High 6b
Mid 6b
Low 6b
High 6a+
Mid 6a+
Low 6a+
Votes cast 51
Votes cast 51
Style of ascent
Lead
Toproped
Followed
Alt Leads
Not Set
Onsighted
Flashed (β)
Dogged
Repeated
Redpoint
DNF
Ground Up
Not Set