Rockfax Description
The battered crack above the right-hand edge of the cave entrance is harder than it looks, and slippery too. © Rockfax

FA. J.Atkinson 1963. Previously aided.

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Rikardo 7 Jun Show βeta
βeta: polished
βeta?
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βeta: polished
Jon Stewart 20 Jul, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Graded hvs 5b in On Peak Rock, which seemed fair. In comparison with Valhalla at Rheinstor (garded hvs on here), this is a walk in the park.
βeta?
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βeta: Graded hvs 5b in On Peak Rock, which seemed fair. In comparison with Valhalla at Rheinstor (garded hvs on here), this is a walk in the park.
bone 5 Oct, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Great little route this, felt safe in spite of the obvious polish as there's plenty of gear placements. Would never grade this E2 - soft E1 I reckon, especially when compared to Mani.
βeta?
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βeta: Great little route this, felt safe in spite of the obvious polish as there's plenty of gear placements. Would never grade this E2 - soft E1 I reckon, especially when compared to Mani.
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Hidden 3 Aug Lead dnf
Hidden 3 Aug TR rpt
Jazzybly 16 Jul 2nd
Felix la shat 16 Jul Lead O/S
with Freya
with Freya
ninjawil 30 May Lead O/S
with Joe90
with Joe90
Joe90 30 May 2nd dog Great route will get it clean next time
Great route will get it clean next time
Brannock 19 May 2nd rpt
Ardo 19 May Lead rpt
Simon King 13 May Lead rpt
JoeCoxson 5 May Lead β On wendy’s gear after she threw in the towel. Knew all the moves by that point as well
On wendy’s gear after she threw in the towel. Knew all the moves by that point as well
Wendy Watthews 5 May 2nd β Backed of of the lead from the jug and handed over to Joe. The final move is long.
Backed of of the lead from the jug and handed over to Joe. The final move is long.
Hidden 21 Apr 2nd
Rikardo 18 Apr 2nd rpt
Hidden 18 Apr Lead O/S
dohart 18 Oct, 2018 Solo dnf Could not quite commit to the top few moves as the holds were wet and it seemed a long way above the matt.
Could not quite commit to the top few moves as the holds were wet and it seemed a long way above the matt.
Hidden 9 Oct, 2018 TR
JWB 7 Oct, 2018 2nd
jon_gill1 7 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
with JWB
with JWB
Joshua.Brunning 3 Sep, 2018 Lead
Keith Swainson 15 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
Dan Hostford 10 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Tranter, LSMC
with Tranter, LSMC
Tranter 10 Jun, 2018 2nd
Elliot Strowger 8 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Gareth
with Gareth
Toby 26 May, 2018 2nd
with Nate
with Nate
Hidden 25 Apr, 2018 TR
James Thacker ??, 2018 -
hilty 13 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
mattlyons 14 Sep, 2017 2nd O/S
with Josh Willson
with Josh Willson
robdogg 27 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
The Reaper 22 Aug, 2017 TR rpt Shunt. Got it sussed now.
Shunt. Got it sussed now.
olllie26 3 Aug, 2017 2nd
The Reaper 3 Aug, 2017 Lead dog Flash pump from hanging on too long working out the last sequence. Should have just got on with it. Easy when I did it.
Flash pump from hanging on too long working out the last sequence. Should have just got on with it. Easy when I did it.
Just_Waltr 16 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
T.ellwood-14 15 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
James Oakes 14 Jun, 2017 Solo O/S
Elliot King LC&CC 11 Jun, 2017 Lead β Super polish and tough move at top someone shout as I missed it! I.e. Beta!
with Daniel
Super polish and tough move at top someone shout as I missed it! I.e. Beta!
with Daniel
philhilo 21 May, 2017 2nd rpt
with mark hodson, ian wyatt
with mark hodson, ian wyatt
Hidden ?May, 2017 Lead
Hidden 11 Mar, 2017 Lead
Chris Wright 11 Mar, 2017 Lead rpt
with Dave Sarkar
with Dave Sarkar
James Thacker ??, 2017 -
Chris Wright 4 Dec, 2016 Lead rpt
lanky 16 Oct, 2016 Lead dog
with Rich
with Rich
Brannock 25 Sep, 2016 2nd
melv 10 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
with Fi
with Fi
Hidden 24 Aug, 2016 2nd
Dan Hostford 6 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt
with Martyn Long, mickyv33
with Martyn Long, mickyv33
Hidden 24 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 May, 2016 Lead
Matt Shepherd 17 May, 2016 2nd
climber34neil 17 May, 2016 Lead O/S With pete
With pete
Ardo 13 May, 2016 Lead β Supersport on Geoff's gear.
with Geoff
Supersport on Geoff's gear.
with Geoff
Hidden 11 May, 2016 Lead dnf
CharleyAnn 23 Apr, 2016 2nd
robgixer 23 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
Radical-G 22 Mar, 2016 Lead RP
Hidden 26 Sep, 2015 Lead G/U
Cake 26 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S I found it hard work, but mid E1 might be right. Typical Stoney
I found it hard work, but mid E1 might be right. Typical Stoney
RM199 9 Sep, 2015 Lead G/U
Tradical 29 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S Stonking start to the day.
with Conor Salisbury
Stonking start to the day.
with Conor Salisbury
Phillhop 25 Aug, 2015 Lead RP
with James 1
with James 1
James 1 25 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S Good, if shiny and polished. Fun top section.
Good, if shiny and polished. Fun top section.
Graeme Hammond 22 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
with rich_hw
with rich_hw
eduardo 8 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S Seemed fairly straightforward for E1
with Ian W
Seemed fairly straightforward for E1
with Ian W
OliverRoss 21 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
Angus Taylor 21 Jul, 2015 2nd O/S
JasonK 10 Jul, 2015 2nd
with Rich
with Rich
rich_hw 9 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
Dan Hostford 4 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
with Maddie
with Maddie
B.D.Shah 4 Jul, 2015 2nd rpt musch easier this time, Should be a good lead when I get round to it
musch easier this time, Should be a good lead when I get round to it
Hidden 4 Jul, 2015 2nd
HannahGo 28 Jun, 2015 2nd O/S
with Jared Kitchen
with Jared Kitchen
williap 27 Jun, 2015 Lead
with Jonny
with Jonny
Dan Hostford 27 Jun, 2015 2nd O/S
with 1 Alun
with 1 Alun
oread 21 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
B.D.Shah 21 Jun, 2015 2nd dog
CharlieMack 15 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S Not sure whether I was having a low gravity day, but felt like a path...
with Joe Salter
Not sure whether I was having a low gravity day, but felt like a path...
with Joe Salter
Jono_1989 30 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Somerset swede basher 13 May, 2015 Lead O/S
with Andy Nicholson
with Andy Nicholson
bigdrew 26 Apr, 2015 2nd rpt
with Dunc Frish, Ian Milward
with Dunc Frish, Ian Milward
Canyak ??, 2015 -
Stoney Boy 24 Aug, 2014 Lead β Easier than Mani - Never E2
with Colin Hughes
Easier than Mani - Never E2
with Colin Hughes
BFG 17 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
with Hazel Watchorn
with Hazel Watchorn
Hardcore Pat 2 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
with Denny, Chris Vanderz
with Denny, Chris Vanderz
steveg 15 Jun, 2014 2nd
eel 15 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Jun, 2014 Lead dog
JPGR ?Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with Yvette
with Yvette
dr_botnik 21 Mar, 2014 Lead dog dunt look that hard
dunt look that hard
Andy Peak 1 21 Mar, 2014 2nd in trainers
in trainers
eel 2 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Dan Hostford 2 Mar, 2014 2nd O/S
with Eve Lancashire
with Eve Lancashire
shouter 21 Jul, 2013 Lead
ashtond6 30 Jun, 2013 Lead good moves, pulled massive block off near top 1ftx1ft be very careful!
good moves, pulled massive block off near top 1ftx1ft be very careful!
samt 25 Jun, 2013 Solo
dohart 14 Jun, 2013 2nd
with zippy
with zippy
john lynch 26 May, 2013 2nd O/S
with anna, Ed Austin
with anna, Ed Austin
John H Bull (tcfka Bullybones) 15 Apr, 2013 TR
with Nell
with Nell
Andrew Sloan 18 Nov, 2012 Lead dnf Started once sun was off the bay. Got 10ft up but far too cold and polished so called it a day.
with Tony Holdsworth
Started once sun was off the bay. Got 10ft up but far too cold and polished so called it a day.
with Tony Holdsworth
Hidden 5 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
belay bunny turned bad 5 Sep, 2012 2nd
with loundsy
with loundsy
Ian Broome 19 Aug, 2012 2nd β Inbetween showers.
Inbetween showers.
petellis 19 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
mrginna 10 Aug, 2012 Lead dog
with Neil, thefuturesmiles
with Neil, thefuturesmiles
Karl Wooffindin 5 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S guidebook description lived upto expectations!
with Ollie Hemstock
guidebook description lived upto expectations!
with Ollie Hemstock
robin_hackney 28 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Jul, 2012 2nd O/S
Whealiebob 11 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S Nice route! Good, technical and well protected climbing. Definitely not E2 though
with Milne
Nice route! Good, technical and well protected climbing. Definitely not E2 though
with Milne
Milne 11 Jul, 2012 2nd O/S e1.
e1.
nai 5 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
with Andrew
with Andrew
Hidden 30 Jun, 2012 Lead dog
deacondeacon 10 Jun, 2012 Lead Clean lead although had seconded it a couple of months ago.
Clean lead although had seconded it a couple of months ago.
James Oswald 10 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S Pumpy, a solid lead from duncan
with Duncan
Pumpy, a solid lead from duncan
with Duncan
gillywillyhoo 22 May, 2012 2nd dog Thought i was climbing a VS, not ashamed of dogging it now.
with Morwood
Thought i was climbing a VS, not ashamed of dogging it now.
with Morwood
Morwood 22 May, 2012 Lead dog Oops, wrong route!
Oops, wrong route!
aretherenoneleft 21 May, 2012 Lead O/S
simonp ?May, 2012 Lead O/S
with Annelies Sarrazyn
with Annelies Sarrazyn
jamiev 14 Apr, 2012 Lead β Lead clean w/ beta on Sean's gear after he'd lowered.
with Sean Lynch
Lead clean w/ beta on Sean's gear after he'd lowered.
with Sean Lynch
Si dH 7 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S Straightforward, seemed fairly soft E1 and that was as a warm-up. Don't know why its in here as E2?? E1 in the rockfax guide.
with Andy
Straightforward, seemed fairly soft E1 and that was as a warm-up. Don't know why its in here as E2?? E1 in the rockfax guide.
with Andy
Hidden 18 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
Eddie Shelbourne 25 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S Nice, bit pumpy but good gear
with Terry harris-ellis
Nice, bit pumpy but good gear
with Terry harris-ellis
Brian Rodgers 22 Oct, 2011 2nd rpt
philhilo 22 Oct, 2011 Lead rpt Struggled to top, still pumped from Mani.
Struggled to top, still pumped from Mani.
rp318m 20 Aug, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 24 Jul, 2011 2nd RP
garethb 24 Jul, 2011 Lead
with cheque
with cheque
Hidden 19 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
J.Wells 19 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
with mark20
with mark20
Peakphil 17 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Dave Gilling 5 Jun, 2011 2nd
with Chris Parson
with Chris Parson
drcorbasisgod 5 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
with cem
with cem
cem 5 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S E2!? More like HVS 5b
with Dave Gilling, drcorbasisgod
E2!? More like HVS 5b
with Dave Gilling, drcorbasisgod
thefuturesmiles ?Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
bigdrew 9 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
with mark20
with mark20
galpinos 12 Sep, 2010 2nd
with Ben
with Ben
gingerwolf 12 Sep, 2010 Lead dog Took huge whipper from near the top, only Rock 4 held and I came within 2m of the floor!! went right instead of left!
Took huge whipper from near the top, only Rock 4 held and I came within 2m of the floor!! went right instead of left!
Hidden 6 Sep, 2010 -
mel holmes 6 Sep, 2010 -
with nick w
with nick w
Normclimber 10 Aug, 2010 Lead Scary top bit.
with Stew Dale
Scary top bit.
with Stew Dale
Hidden ?Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
rob1 24 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S Good route steady climbing
Good route steady climbing
Hidden 28 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 5 Jun, 2010 Solo O/S
caradoc 15 May, 2010 Lead O/S View at- http://youtu.be/L8GnSFziBJo
with john b
View at- http://youtu.be/L8GnSFziBJo
with john b
Phil Jennings 24 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with Anna Jennings, James Moneypenny, Atticus Finch
with Anna Jennings, James Moneypenny, Atticus Finch
mark20 21 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Apr, 2010 Lead
metal arms 13 Mar, 2010 Lead
Hidden ??, 2010 -
Duncan Campbell 31 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S cool route, pretty pumpy but not too bad, phil put in a good effort on second and got all me gear out! I was possibly aided by the nap i had! :)
with phil taylor
cool route, pretty pumpy but not too bad, phil put in a good effort on second and got all me gear out! I was possibly aided by the nap i had! :)
with phil taylor
halo 11 Oct, 2009 Lead RP First route of the day after being rained off Stanage, well damp here as well and quite a polished route.
with Chris Hamilton
First route of the day after being rained off Stanage, well damp here as well and quite a polished route.
with Chris Hamilton
masa-alpin 4 Oct, 2009 2nd β
with Sirion
with Sirion
Brian Rodgers 4 Oct, 2009 2nd O/S
philhilo 4 Oct, 2009 Lead
Hidden 16 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 18 Aug, 2009 2nd rpt
Hidden 18 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Jun, 2009 2nd O/S
LiamDobson 28 Mar, 2009 2nd dog Tried the lead, fell and rested several times then went for it on second would have got it clean but had to weight rope to attempt to get a stuck nut out
with GuyVG, Ian
Tried the lead, fell and rested several times then went for it on second would have got it clean but had to weight rope to attempt to get a stuck nut out
with GuyVG, Ian
Hidden 28 Mar, 2009 Lead
godusty 22 Mar, 2009 2nd
with GARY WINTER
with GARY WINTER
Tony Holdsworth 19 Mar, 2009 2nd rpt
with Guido
with Guido
Hidden 19 Mar, 2009 -
lowersharpnose 11 Mar, 2009 Lead A bit damp, so felt like I had to hold on tight. Never E2.
with PeakDJ
A bit damp, so felt like I had to hold on tight. Never E2.
with PeakDJ
Hidden 11 Mar, 2009 Lead rpt
steveb2006 7 Mar, 2009 2nd
with Paul Mitchel
with Paul Mitchel
ian storey ??, 2009 Lead
with guy van greuning
with guy van greuning
Hidden 7 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 3 Apr, 2008 2nd
Al Evans ??, 2008 Solo
Hidden 13 Oct, 2007 TR O/S
Hidden 13 Oct, 2007 TR
Hidden 30 Sep, 2007 Lead β
Mr Powly 2 May, 2007 Lead dog
with tom.e
with tom.e
tom.e 2 May, 2007 Lead O/S on tom's gear
on tom's gear
Rjukan 2 May, 2007 Lead O/S
Andrew Sloan 28 Jan, 2007 2nd
Martin Haworth ?Jan, 2007 Lead
steveb2006 9 Jul, 2006 Lead
Hidden ??, 2006 Lead O/S
Dave Mason ?May, 2005 Lead O/S
with Trev Tatler
with Trev Tatler
Hidden 23 Jul, 2004 Lead O/S
robin heath 5 Jun, 2004 Lead O/S
with Carl Riley
with Carl Riley
FrankW 9 May, 2004 Lead O/S
with Jane T
with Jane T
lukea 8 May, 2004 Lead O/S
with shannon
with shannon
Mark Davies PK ?Aug, 2003 2nd O/S
with ???????????????
with ???????????????
Hidden 8 Dec, 2001 Lead O/S
Brown 19 Jul, 2001 Lead O/S
skygodley 12 Jul, 2001 Lead O/S
with Bunny
with Bunny
steveb2006 20 Jun, 2001 Lead Not done this before
with Roland Smith
Not done this before
with Roland Smith
Phill Mitch ??, 2001 Lead O/S
with steve winter
with steve winter
Hidden 4 Mar, 2000 Lead O/S
marcoleptic ??, 2000 Lead
nickcanute ??, 2000 Lead O/S
Chris the Tall ?May, 1999 TR
with Bill G
with Bill G
Hidden 3 Apr, 1999 Lead dog
Roget 7 Sep, 1996 Solo rpt
steveb2006 8 May, 1996 Lead
with Rob Gambles
with Rob Gambles
Hidden 28 Apr, 1996 Lead RP
John Southworth 15 Jun, 1994 Solo O/S
Roget 28 Nov, 1993 Lead O/S
Backinthegame ?May, 1993 Lead O/S
with Andrew Hall
with Andrew Hall
Hidden 7 Apr, 1991 Solo rpt
craig d ??, 1991 Solo rpt
DubyaJamesDubya 1 Aug, 1990 Lead rpt
with Nick Oldfield
with Nick Oldfield
samt 8 Jul, 1990 TR
with Scott Willoughby
with Scott Willoughby
chrisrogers ?Jul, 1990 2nd O/S
with Chris J
with Chris J
Neil R 21 Apr, 1990 Lead
with Howard
with Howard
Neil R 28 Mar, 1990 2nd
with Richard W
with Richard W
Alan James - UKC and UKH 27 Aug, 1989 Lead
with Nigel Boothroyd
with Nigel Boothroyd
malc 19 Feb, 1989 2nd dog
Rob Davies ?Feb, 1989 2nd
with Brian H
with Brian H
rob.grafton ??, 1989 AltLd
with barry maybank
with barry maybank
goi.ashmore 1 Jun, 1988 Lead O/S
with Dave Forster
with Dave Forster
Hidden 30 Mar, 1988 Solo O/S
surfbish ?Feb, 1988 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 1988 -
Neil McA 15 May, 1987 Lead rpt
with Pete Gronbech
with Pete Gronbech
Neil McA 14 Mar, 1987 Solo
ajtay ??, 1987 Solo
with Various
with Various
Hidden 19 Oct, 1986 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Jan, 1986 Lead O/S
Stoney Boy ??, 1986 Lead O/S
sadams 18 May, 1985 Solo
UKB Shark 6 Apr, 1985 Lead O/S
with Howard
with Howard
Hidden 24 Feb, 1985 TR
Hidden ??, 1985 2nd
Ian Clare ??, 1984 -
Ian Clare ??, 1984 -
Mark Kemball 12 Apr, 1983 Lead
with Dave Kenyon
with Dave Kenyon
charlesmfrench 26 Mar, 1983 2nd O/S
Hidden 29 Jan, 1983 TR
Pete Wimbush ??, 1983 Lead
andy gittins ??, 1983 -
Gezzer ??, 1983 Lead
with Derek Shaw
with Derek Shaw
uphillnow ??, 1983 Lead
Hidden 28 Jul, 1982 Lead
tapley 1 Aug, 1981 Lead
Neil McA 12 Jun, 1981 Lead O/S
with Martin from School
with Martin from School
babymoac ?May, 1981 Lead
with MTW
with MTW
Hidden ?Apr, 1981 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Mar, 1981 Lead
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??, 1981 Lead
ewar woowar ??, 1981 2nd
Dave Musgrove 20 Sep, 1980 AltLd
with Kim Greenald
with Kim Greenald
Chris Terrey ?Jul, 1980 2nd
with Mike Morrison
with Mike Morrison
derekb ?Jun, 1980 -
Nic Robinson ??, 1980 Solo O/S
mitch1960 ??, 1980 Lead
Hidden 24 Nov, 1979 Lead
DonnyDave 10 Jun, 1978 Lead If i remember right, when i lead it this climb had just been reviewed and put up to HVS from its former VS grade in the old guidebook.
with Steve Holgarth
If i remember right, when i lead it this climb had just been reviewed and put up to HVS from its former VS grade in the old guidebook.
with Steve Holgarth
Andy Edgar ??, 1978 Lead
Chris Ellis 15 Jun, 1977 2nd
with Dave Crookes
with Dave Crookes
Nigel Bond 6 Jul, 1976 Lead
with Andy Brown
with Andy Brown
petemeads ??, 1975 Lead
Andy Say ??, 1974 2nd
mikej 9 Apr, 1972 TR
with E C/W
with E C/W
Martin Bennett 21 May, 1966 -
with MT, CJE
with MT, CJE
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High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
Votes cast 67
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 62
Votes cast 56
Style of ascent
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Alt Leads
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