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ROCKFAX El Chorro: Top 50, Memorable Climbs

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
oli87 19 Nov Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Nov Lead O/S
climbhannahclimb 13 Nov Lead RP
AlonsoDundee 13 Nov Lead O/S
with Taio
with Taio
Twiggy Diablo 11 Nov Lead O/S
with Henrique
with Henrique
DCooper1989 31 Oct Lead dog
Hidden 16 Sep Lead rpt
V2inYourGym 24 Apr Lead dog
tiff tsang 24 Apr Lead O/S Pumpy. Polished. Boring
Pumpy. Polished. Boring
bluebolz 24 Apr Lead
Guibong 21 Apr Lead
James.west97 11 Apr -
Makison 10 Apr Lead
with Danny Crump
with Danny Crump
Rafal Malczyk 10 Apr Lead O/S
Katsmiff 10 Apr Lead O/S Very enjoyable. Big holds.
Very enjoyable. Big holds.
Danny Crump 10 Apr Lead
with Clients, Skinnylegs
with Clients, Skinnylegs
Guibong 8 Apr Lead
Hidden 25 Mar Lead O/S
Matt Poole 25 Mar Lead G/U
centurion05 8 Mar Lead
with eve29
with eve29
Hidden 21 Feb Lead rpt
danbirkby 18 Feb Lead O/S
climbhannahclimb 13 Feb Lead dog
Hidden 24 Jan Lead
Hidden 24 Jan TR dog
Hidden 17 Jan Lead rpt
neilmackie 15 Jan Lead G/U
with Lepigeon, Nick
with Lepigeon, Nick
Hidden 14 Jan Lead rpt
Private Flounder 11 Jan Lead β
Private Flounder 11 Jan Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Jan Lead O/S
huwbrace 21 Dec, 2018 Lead
imogen.fish 17 Dec, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 Dec, 2018 Lead rpt
paultaylor 16 Nov, 2018 Lead O/S
Harry Ellis 15 Nov, 2018 Lead
with matt fraser
with matt fraser
Ardo 12 Nov, 2018 Lead O/S
with Dennis, Jodie
with Dennis, Jodie
ewanthomson 11 Nov, 2018 Lead
Hidden 8 Nov, 2018 Lead β
RKernan 6 Nov, 2018 Lead dog
RKernan 6 Nov, 2018 TR rpt
kylos8048 6 Nov, 2018 Lead
with RKernan
with RKernan
Dptidman 1 Nov, 2018 Lead
with Steve
with Steve
Dptidman 1 Nov, 2018 Lead
with Steve
with Steve
stevenboxwell 27 Oct, 2018 Lead dog
Liamd01 ?Jun, 2018 Lead dog
with Charlie M
with Charlie M
Jack Ridley 27 Apr, 2018 Lead dnf Totally lost my head at the top. Lowered one bolt from the top
with Sam Mercer, Sophieo16
Totally lost my head at the top. Lowered one bolt from the top
with Sam Mercer, Sophieo16
reubenhf 8 Apr, 2018 Lead RP
with gw97
with gw97
fatchild 28 Mar, 2018 -
Hidden 23 Mar, 2018 Lead dog
aiyer 26 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S
with JohnFJP
with JohnFJP
James Oakes 19 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S
rachelpearce01 8 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S
BenRyle 7 Feb, 2018 Lead β
Hidden 4 Jan, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Jan, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Jan, 2018 Lead
fatchild ??, 2018 -
vix 22 Dec, 2017 2nd RP Last climb of the trip, attempted on lead, made it half way but no skin or energy left. So good though I couldnt resist a go on second after a rest. Must remeber to lead at the beginning of next trip
Last climb of the trip, attempted on lead, made it half way but no skin or energy left. So good though I couldnt resist a go on second after a rest. Must remeber to lead at the beginning of next trip
Hidden 21 Dec, 2017 Lead dog
foobar123 5 Dec, 2017 Lead O/S Big holds but super pumpy! May have gone right a little too early at the top, but was so pumped I don't really care.
Big holds but super pumpy! May have gone right a little too early at the top, but was so pumped I don't really care.
Mike Weatherill 17 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
with Vicky Weatherill
with Vicky Weatherill
Hidden 14 Nov, 2017 TR dog
richardt 6 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
Alison Cairns 3 Nov, 2017 Lead β Quite tough at the top - pumpy!
with Andy McV, Rachel S
Quite tough at the top - pumpy!
with Andy McV, Rachel S
Rachel S 3 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Nov, 2017 Lead
Charlie Zephyr Booth 1 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with michael kirby
with michael kirby
CraigOsborne ?May, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 30 Apr, 2017 Lead
Hidden 16 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
EliasKhoury 16 Apr, 2017 2nd
reubenhf 7 Apr, 2017 Lead dog
with Will P
with Will P
Sam Hill 25 Mar, 2017 TR β
JayAyBee 25 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
with NualaK
with NualaK
NualaK 25 Mar, 2017 Lead β
Gelston173 2 Feb, 2017 Lead dog
chrisicles ?Feb, 2017 Lead dnf
Hidden ?Feb, 2017 Lead O/S
shaunhumphreys 31 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 31 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
CmSpencer 31 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
with Big Steve, nickstephens
with Big Steve, nickstephens
Dawn_K_B 31 Jan, 2017 Lead rpt Did the line to the left, still brilliant, needs to get on ukc!
Did the line to the left, still brilliant, needs to get on ukc!
nickstephens 30 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
with Chris Spencer
with Chris Spencer
MichealMurphy 26 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
with Liz
with Liz
Dawn_K_B 13 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S Absolutely brilliant, 6b+ in the local guide and probably deserves it, 3* at least.
Absolutely brilliant, 6b+ in the local guide and probably deserves it, 3* at least.
derzuspaete 10 Jan, 2017 TR dog
RagingPuffin 1 Jan, 2017 Lead O/S
with Trisha
with Trisha
Cecilewannaclimb ?Jan, 2017 -
ruairidhwad ?Jan, 2017 Lead
with Dawn Brinkman, Tom Appleby, Shaun Humphreys
with Dawn Brinkman, Tom Appleby, Shaun Humphreys
treesrockice 31 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
derekwwl 25 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
with Pauline
with Pauline
SJPowderham1 21 Dec, 2016 TR dog
derekb 18 Dec, 2016 Lead dog Need to do this one clean 3rd visit !!
with Jose
Need to do this one clean 3rd visit !!
with Jose
mollymcleod 16 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S Puuuuumpy. But clean! One long push
with Taysy
Puuuuumpy. But clean! One long push
with Taysy
Hidden 16 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
wilchivs 16 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S
RangerMcFreindly 15 Dec, 2016 Lead dnf Fell on the 2nd to last clip. Will be back.
Fell on the 2nd to last clip. Will be back.
timreynolds 6 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S Pumpy
Pumpy
EllieWoods 6 Dec, 2016 Lead O/S 6b+ in new guide and felt it! Not technical - just sustained and pumpy.
6b+ in new guide and felt it! Not technical - just sustained and pumpy.
peg 20 Nov, 2016 -
buxtoncoffeelover 20 Nov, 2016 2nd 2 rests - very strenuous, but good holds all the way (some very polished footholds). Excellent route
with Californian Rick
2 rests - very strenuous, but good holds all the way (some very polished footholds). Excellent route
with Californian Rick
Hidden 2 May, 2016 -
Christopher Chan 6 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
with Malcolm Flint
with Malcolm Flint
Hidden ?Apr, 2016 TR
Little B 29 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
derekb 9 Mar, 2016 Lead 1 fall 1 submission - due a rest day
with Tim sydney ob
1 fall 1 submission - due a rest day
with Tim sydney ob
tonevert 4 Mar, 2016 Lead
with Dave
with Dave
hervenuttall ?Mar, 2016 Lead O/S nice
with Beth, Matt or Marcus
nice
with Beth, Matt or Marcus
Hidden 10 Feb, 2016 Lead O/S
Clama 10 Feb, 2016 2nd
CharlieMack 5 Feb, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Feb, 2016 Lead
Hidden 27 Jan, 2016 Lead dog
erkdaly12 3 Jan, 2016 TR
tinydancer ?Jan, 2016 Lead RP second shot. super nice
second shot. super nice
Megamomaniac ??, 2016 Lead β
rachelvlc 30 Dec, 2015 Lead
with Gloria
with Gloria
Gloria 30 Dec, 2015 Lead cool arrete
cool arrete
Carl 14 Dec, 2015 Lead O/S So happy to get this, first properly hard sport lead!
So happy to get this, first properly hard sport lead!
mikespooner 14 Dec, 2015 Lead dog Excellent route, very pumpy, terrible idea for a warm-up...
Excellent route, very pumpy, terrible idea for a warm-up...
MD 17 Nov, 2015 Lead rpt Still as pumpy as I remembered made worse by the early afternoon heat and blazing sun.
Still as pumpy as I remembered made worse by the early afternoon heat and blazing sun.
Nick Biven 15 Nov, 2015 TR dog Very pumpy
Very pumpy
BareBears 5 May, 2015 2nd dog 2 rests....Nice holds just sustained
with Dale
2 rests....Nice holds just sustained
with Dale
steve_gibbs 1 May, 2015 2nd O/S
with zcsharp
with zcsharp
zcsharp 1 May, 2015 Lead O/S
with Spanish Posse
with Spanish Posse
Dale ?May, 2015 Lead O/S Again given 6b+ on the rock and I think it deserves it. No rests steep and pumpy from the bottom to the top. But a brilliant route apart from the polish.
Again given 6b+ on the rock and I think it deserves it. No rests steep and pumpy from the bottom to the top. But a brilliant route apart from the polish.
chrismadar 3 Apr, 2015 Lead dog Alex asked me to have a go and see what I thought, end of the day and knackered and think I was on the wrong route. Lovely climbing on near enough jugs the entire way but just didn't have the energy so took a loads of rests like a dirty dog.
with Jake Thompson, Aiden Nelson
Alex asked me to have a go and see what I thought, end of the day and knackered and think I was on the wrong route. Lovely climbing on near enough jugs the entire way but just didn't have the energy so took a loads of rests like a dirty dog.
with Jake Thompson, Aiden Nelson
alex goodall ?Apr, 2015 Lead dnf
KKilroy ??, 2015 Lead O/S
iamniccage 15 Dec, 2014 Lead dog miss read the route half way up and too late in the day to try again to do it clean.. nice route though..
miss read the route half way up and too late in the day to try again to do it clean.. nice route though..
mol 4 Dec, 2014 Lead
Jesse Dufton 4 Dec, 2014 2nd
with mol
with mol
StevieJ 30 Nov, 2014 2nd
with C3
with C3
teamvix 14 Oct, 2014 Lead β
with Malaga Mark
with Malaga Mark
OliverRoss 24 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with Kayleigh Emma
with Kayleigh Emma
Hidden ?Apr, 2014 Lead
Danielle Arnott ?Apr, 2014 TR dog Awesome route, sustained.
Awesome route, sustained.
meierdaniel 21 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Henry.Todman 19 Mar, 2014 Sent O/S
DanC1985 10 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
with Jordi
with Jordi
Jordi 10 Mar, 2014 2nd dog
Rich Malcolm 6 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
tobydunford 4 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
with Kirsty Kerr
with Kirsty Kerr
ashtond6 2 Jan, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 30 Dec, 2013 Lead O/S
George_Surf 30 Dec, 2013 Lead O/S sustained and pumpy. spent a lot of time resting but there was no real crux.
with Pete Ellis, El Bailos
sustained and pumpy. spent a lot of time resting but there was no real crux.
with Pete Ellis, El Bailos
benjiwoo 27 Dec, 2013 Lead dog
luke384 27 Dec, 2013 2nd β
Pathological_Climber 27 Dec, 2013 Lead O/S
Mattlamb90 27 Dec, 2013 Lead O/S
petellis ?Dec, 2013 Lead dog too pumped to make the last clip
with Georgy porgy
too pumped to make the last clip
with Georgy porgy
Hidden 24 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
steven 13 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
with Ade
with Ade
Spillers 16 Sep, 2013 Lead
with Zoe Silsbury
with Zoe Silsbury
Hidden 13 Apr, 2013 Lead
domskezz 11 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S Really enjoyed this and it didn't feel that hard for a change.
with Jamma
Really enjoyed this and it didn't feel that hard for a change.
with Jamma
j0sch ?Apr, 2013 TR dog
UnkArl 6 Mar, 2013 Lead O/S Rockfax is a bit misleading - went up this thinking it was 6a relieved to find out it's 6b. No particularly hard moves, but sustained. Wet in places.
with Uncle Bill, Connorsgrandad
Rockfax is a bit misleading - went up this thinking it was 6a relieved to find out it's 6b. No particularly hard moves, but sustained. Wet in places.
with Uncle Bill, Connorsgrandad
Connorsgrandad 6 Mar, 2013 2nd
with UnkArl
with UnkArl
MD 21 Feb, 2013 2nd O/S Its not often you on-site when seconding. Pumpy and sustained.
with Andy
Its not often you on-site when seconding. Pumpy and sustained.
with Andy
soph 31 Dec, 2012 Lead O/S
with Helena Robinson
with Helena Robinson
Nick Russell 23 Dec, 2012 Lead O/S Never particularly hard climbing for 6b, but sustained
Never particularly hard climbing for 6b, but sustained
twm 25 Nov, 2012 Lead O/S Also the new route to the right, 17m 6a+ 1*
Also the new route to the right, 17m 6a+ 1*
Hidden 25 Nov, 2012 Lead O/S
psborland 4 Nov, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
climbingsheep 8 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
with Richard Williams
with Richard Williams
Hidden 15 Apr, 2012 2nd
Wil Treasure 15 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
Qisheng Xie 12 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
with Stan Ng
with Stan Ng
allyrocke 11 Apr, 2012 Lead rpt
Hidden 11 Apr, 2012 2nd
Hidden 11 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
krasavenko 11 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S Steep and juggy!
Steep and juggy!
The Big Sender 11 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
Liam Ingram 11 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S Superb!
Superb!
malumb 5 Apr, 2012 Lead
with Dash, vertigo
with Dash, vertigo
vertigo 4 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S Waited all day to climb this. Well worth it. Quality sustained climbing. Great end to the trip.
with Dash
Waited all day to climb this. Well worth it. Quality sustained climbing. Great end to the trip.
with Dash
mattgrange 25 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S Super route, pay great attention to footwork in order to avoid getting pumped
Super route, pay great attention to footwork in order to avoid getting pumped
Hidden 23 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
RKernan 23 Feb, 2012 Lead dog
with bugs29
with bugs29
Hidden 20 Jan, 2012 Lead
Ian Broome 1 Jan, 2012 Lead O/S Tricky
with Becky
Tricky
with Becky
Hidden ?Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
Craig Holden ??, 2012 Lead O/S
owb106 20 Dec, 2011 Lead β
Matt Smith 20 Dec, 2011 2nd dog Pumped !!! Nice lead by Olly
with owb106
Pumped !!! Nice lead by Olly
with owb106
mark20 18 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S Great route
Great route
Hidden 18 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
katiep 16 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
with callans
with callans
mwatson ?Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S
Rob Pitt 21 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S
with Nick Saunders
with Nick Saunders
Paul Bowen 31 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
with bec
with bec
Hidden 31 Oct, 2011 Lead dog
hellboundblr 17 Oct, 2011 Lead
with Adrian Goldstraw
with Adrian Goldstraw
Motown ?Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with Jo Day
with Jo Day
luda0801 ?Mar, 2011 Lead
mr_nsglover ?Feb, 2011 Lead O/S
afrosam 27 Jan, 2011 TR O/S
with carl manley
with carl manley
winged_traveller ?Jan, 2011 Lead
Rob Evans ??, 2011 Lead Great climb
Great climb
Ollie Rattue ??, 2011 Lead RP
elCapitano 17 Dec, 2010 Lead O/S
thebigfriendlymoose ?Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
with Sankey
with Sankey
Sankey ?Nov, 2010 Lead O/S Great climbing, pumpy positive holds with a stiffer pull higher up as the crux. Best lead of my Nov 2010 holiday.
Great climbing, pumpy positive holds with a stiffer pull higher up as the crux. Best lead of my Nov 2010 holiday.
Hidden 9 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Adam_42 9 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S Amazing line and very pumpy climbing.
Amazing line and very pumpy climbing.
catblack 3 Apr, 2010 Lead dog
Andrew Barker 3 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
allyrocke 1 Apr, 2010 Lead dog
Harry Holmes ?Apr, 2010 Lead dog
with deeview
with deeview
lindsam 30 Mar, 2010 -
with Jos Style, Mike Gee
with Jos Style, Mike Gee
AndyGodber75 29 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
with Dan, Martin, Ollie and Phil
with Dan, Martin, Ollie and Phil
Englishvoodoo 23 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S First 6b onsight, Spanish tour goal no.1 completed!
with Sarah Barr
First 6b onsight, Spanish tour goal no.1 completed!
with Sarah Barr
Hidden 19 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
liamlonsdale 23 Feb, 2010 TR O/S
with tomhull
with tomhull
tomhull 23 Feb, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Feb, 2010 Lead RP
pete johnson ?Feb, 2010 Lead O/S
with Lun
with Lun
dannyboy83 22 Jan, 2010 Lead O/S
with dmoir
with dmoir
dmoir 22 Jan, 2010 Lead O/S
with Dan and Lauren
with Dan and Lauren
Nature_Boy12689 21 Jan, 2010 Lead O/S
Lawrie Brand 19 Jan, 2010 Lead O/S Wicked climbing, not too tough for 6b
with jaybob
Wicked climbing, not too tough for 6b
with jaybob
Hidden 13 Jan, 2010 Lead
Hidden 1 Jan, 2010 Lead O/S
Jordan-Miles ?Jan, 2010 Lead β
Hidden ?Jan, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 30 Nov, 2009 AltLd
Cheshire Dave 27 Nov, 2009 Lead Brilliant and sustained arete. Best route hereabouts, where the grey rock turns orange.
with Chris
Brilliant and sustained arete. Best route hereabouts, where the grey rock turns orange.
with Chris
JulesV ?Nov, 2009 Lead O/S
with Shauna Cunningham
with Shauna Cunningham
Alex Mason 24 May, 2009 Lead O/S sustained, but doesnt have a good feel to it.
sustained, but doesnt have a good feel to it.
Hidden 8 Apr, 2009 Lead
CalumC 2 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S Fight the pump.
with burto
Fight the pump.
with burto
Andy Moles 1 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
with ferdia
with ferdia
burto 31 Mar, 2009 Lead O/S
with hertha
with hertha
chiverstom 23 Jan, 2009 Lead O/S
with Ivo
with Ivo
Ken Applegate 17 Jan, 2009 Lead O/S
Chris the Tall 16 Jan, 2009 Lead O/S Excellant juggy fun
with Dave Coley
Excellant juggy fun
with Dave Coley
PeteH 21 Dec, 2008 Lead O/S Spectacular climbing! Absolutely recommended. What I came to Spain for.
with Chris Moxon
Spectacular climbing! Absolutely recommended. What I came to Spain for.
with Chris Moxon
metal arms 12 Nov, 2008 -
Hidden 2 Apr, 2008 Lead
maria85 2 Apr, 2008 2nd dog
Hidden 2 Apr, 2008 2nd
Will Hunt ?Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
beegsyboy 24 Dec, 2007 Lead O/S Great route. Did at the end of the day when feeling tired, well chuffed to get it!!
with Eccie + Joseph
Great route. Did at the end of the day when feeling tired, well chuffed to get it!!
with Eccie + Joseph
Dan 85 1 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Tim
with Tim
lukeh ?Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
jimdanson 22 Mar, 2007 Lead O/S
with Bob Curry
with Bob Curry
Hidden ?Dec, 2006 Lead O/S
dodfoster 3 Apr, 2006 Lead RP climbed ground-up 2nd go
with dom kehoe
climbed ground-up 2nd go
with dom kehoe
Hidden ?Mar, 2006 Lead O/S
Fat Tim ?Jan, 2006 Lead O/S
with Rob McGregor
with Rob McGregor
DavidR 31 Dec, 2005 Lead O/S
with Holly Adamthwaite and Andy Asaam
with Holly Adamthwaite and Andy Asaam
Hidden 7 Dec, 2005 Lead O/S
Hidden 7 Feb, 2005 Lead
MikeC59 19 Dec, 2004 Lead
Hidden 19 Dec, 2004 Lead O/S
akhughes ?Apr, 2003 Lead O/S
MikePycroft 24 Mar, 2001 2nd
steveb2006 24 Mar, 2001 Lead
shoulders 24 Jan, 2001 AltLd
with tanya, marric
with tanya, marric
goi.ashmore 7 Jan, 2001 Lead O/S
with Iain Fisher
with Iain Fisher
skygodley 19 Dec, 2000 Lead O/S
dan gibson ?Nov, 2000 Lead O/S
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Style of Ascent
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Followed
Toproped
Alt Leads
Bouldered
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Redpoint
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Ground Up
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