13m.

Rockfax Description
From a short way up Empress Crack, follow the low break out onto the wall. Make a hard move to the next break then climb the face by more tricky moves. For those who can't manage the crux moves, traversing the next break up is easier - 5b. © Rockfax

FA. Tim Leach 1977

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pie_eater_pete 24 May 2nd rpt
Matt Cooke 23 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
phil64 8 May, 2016 Lead G/U tough moves up to sapling, maybe too far right? hard for grade?
with Andy Bowman
tough moves up to sapling, maybe too far right? hard for grade?
with Andy Bowman
Hidden 5 Apr, 2016 2nd β
Hidden 20 Apr, 2015 2nd dog
SR1970 17 May, 2014 Lead
thrutch 17 May, 2014 Lead β
with Sven
with Sven
Hidden 8 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
olllie26 8 Jun, 2013 2nd
bigdrew ??, 2013 2nd O/S
gregoritos 20 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Apr, 2012 Lead dnf
Graeme Hammond 26 Sep, 2011 Lead rpt too pumped to notice how good this really was last time, jumped off the traverse 1st go tonight after lack of commitment, then clean 2nd go.
with rich_hw
too pumped to notice how good this really was last time, jumped off the traverse 1st go tonight after lack of commitment, then clean 2nd go.
with rich_hw
harold walmsley 3 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S Tough. Strenuous low down, green and slopey on the moves above the half-way break.
with Colin Struthers
Tough. Strenuous low down, green and slopey on the moves above the half-way break.
with Colin Struthers
Hidden 28 May, 2011 Lead O/S
Brian Rodgers 21 May, 2011 2nd
with Misha, Ian Wyatt
with Misha, Ian Wyatt
Misha 21 May, 2011 2nd O/S Hard traverse to start with followed by enjoyable easier climbing above. Also tried the Desperot boulder problem but couldn't commit do / do the crux lunge for the jug.
with Ian W, Brian Rodgers
Hard traverse to start with followed by enjoyable easier climbing above. Also tried the Desperot boulder problem but couldn't commit do / do the crux lunge for the jug.
with Ian W, Brian Rodgers
Hidden 4 May, 2011 TR O/S
shaky2 4 May, 2011 TR second break
second break
Hidden 4 May, 2011 TR
alasdair19 ??, 2011 - had hard hard with dan arkle
had hard hard with dan arkle
nick ferro 13 Nov, 2010 TR
with Tomek C
with Tomek C
davewsargent 20 Jun, 2010 2nd
Jonathan Hall 30 May, 2010 Lead Had a bit of an epic fail, but I did the moves imbetween pussying off into the severe for runners.
Had a bit of an epic fail, but I did the moves imbetween pussying off into the severe for runners.
chrisbussell 27 Apr, 2010 2nd
with Tim O'Neill
with Tim O'Neill
pie_eater_pete ??, 2010 -
keith leonard ??, 2010 Lead
Graeme Hammond 19 Apr, 2009 2nd O/S
with Patrick Daniel
with Patrick Daniel
Hidden 19 Apr, 2009 Lead
Hidden 7 Aug, 2007 2nd
John Marsland 3 Sep, 2006 2nd dog in the rain
in the rain
goi.ashmore 2 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
with John Marsland
with John Marsland
Boy ??, 2006 -
uphillnow 10 Oct, 2003 Lead
nickdonohue ?Jun, 2003 2nd
with Jim Barradale
with Jim Barradale
Hidden 6 Sep, 2001 2nd
steveb2006 9 Jun, 1999 2nd
with Neville Contractor
with Neville Contractor
Rich Kirby 19 May, 1999 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 Aug, 1997 Lead
steveb2006 10 Jul, 1997 Lead
with Rob Gambles
with Rob Gambles
Roget 7 Jun, 1997 Solo rpt
Hidden 2 Jun, 1997 Lead
Hidden 22 Sep, 1996 Lead
morganator ?Sep, 1995 2nd
with James Hall
with James Hall
steveb2006 8 Aug, 1995 Lead RP Confidence from doing E4 at weekend quickly drains as I fall off start twice
with Beryl Strike
Confidence from doing E4 at weekend quickly drains as I fall off start twice
with Beryl Strike
Roget 13 Feb, 1994 Lead O/S
steveb2006 18 Jun, 1992 Lead
with Ian Cartwright
with Ian Cartwright
steveb2006 17 May, 1991 Lead Drive to Gogarth after.
with Simon Mee
Drive to Gogarth after.
with Simon Mee
Rich Kirby 29 Apr, 1990 2nd
with Andy Mackay
with Andy Mackay
John Marsland 17 Jun, 1989 2nd
with Dave Mould
with Dave Mould
ajtay ??, 1989 -
Hidden 5 Jun, 1988 Lead
steveb2006 10 May, 1988 Lead
with Simon Mee
with Simon Mee
Tom V ??, 1987 -
Hidden ??, 1987 Lead O/S
David Slater 19 Jul, 1986 Solo O/S
with Cathy Elliott, Animal
with Cathy Elliott, Animal
Neil McA 30 May, 1986 Lead O/S
with Martin Wilson
with Martin Wilson
charlesmfrench 23 Jul, 1985 Lead O/S
KRB 29 Jun, 1985 Solo O/S
stp 18 Jun, 1985 Solo O/S
Rob Davies ??, 1985 Lead Date?
with Brian H
Date?
with Brian H
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High E2
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Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
Votes cast 9
High 6a
Mid 6a
Low 6a
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
Votes cast 9
Votes cast 8
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Soloed
Toproped
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Dogged
Flashed (β)
DNF
Redpoint
Ground Up
Not Set