16m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the angular, orange groove, exiting on the right. © Rockfax

FA. Dave Williams, Geoff Middlehurst 2002

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RichardMc 19 Sep, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Well worth doing - exciting pull over the roof for us dwarves.
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UserDateStyleNotes & Partners
sam.gillan 31 May Lead dnf
Alex Hyde 31 May Lead O/S Funky
Funky
OrangeTrouserGuy 26 May Lead dog Grim. loose rock, rope drag (even with alpine draws) and a truly horrendous lower off with the rope running over a nasty edge. more glue than holds and it still manages to be loose. least fun I've ever had on limestone. best avoided
Grim. loose rock, rope drag (even with alpine draws) and a truly horrendous lower off with the rope running over a nasty edge. more glue than holds and it still manages to be loose. least fun I've ever had on limestone. best avoided
JCampbell92 19 May Lead dog
with Simon Crossley
with Simon Crossley
migs493 12 May Lead rpt
baldOrangutan 6 Apr Lead dog
Hidden 20 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 Oct, 2018 Lead G/U
riff156 23 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
buxtoncoffeelover 23 Jun, 2018 2nd Seconded after an attempted lead doomed by hold-blindness, tunnel vision & ineptitude! Perfectly climbable when you know where to put your foot
with riff156
Seconded after an attempted lead doomed by hold-blindness, tunnel vision & ineptitude! Perfectly climbable when you know where to put your foot
with riff156
Cheryl 22 Jun, 2018 Lead dnf
abrooks 24 Sep, 2017 Lead dog
Hidden 24 Sep, 2017 Lead dog
cragsman9000 20 Jul, 2017 Lead RP
with bob_cbr
with bob_cbr
Katie2401Tron 7 May, 2017 2nd Fell off at crack area a few to many times!!
with Kieran
Fell off at crack area a few to many times!!
with Kieran
Marl 23 Apr, 2017 Lead rpt
with Glynis
with Glynis
stephm 13 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with JonnyB
with JonnyB
JonnyB 13 Apr, 2017 TR
with stephm
with stephm
F.Wish 7 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
bob_cbr 12 May, 2016 Lead
cragsman9000 12 May, 2016 Lead dog
with bob_cbr
with bob_cbr
Leklerk 13 Mar, 2016 2nd
tom_lewis89 13 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S Cool route. Finger locked in the wet crack then a big pull up on the top ledge. Burly and fun! I finished right.
with Leklerk
Cool route. Finger locked in the wet crack then a big pull up on the top ledge. Burly and fun! I finished right.
with Leklerk
steveb2006 23 Dec, 2015 Lead Soaking wet on crux - had to rest
Soaking wet on crux - had to rest
Matthew Davies 5 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S Good fun climb
with Alex Renón
Good fun climb
with Alex Renón
Ste G 18 Jul, 2015 TR O/S
with Sue C
with Sue C
Hidden 25 Jun, 2015 TR dnf
jim182 ?May, 2015 Lead rpt
with Neil
with Neil
climbingrev 18 Mar, 2015 Lead O/S Stunning climb. Fabulous pulls through the roof. Climb of the year so far (but it is only March!!!)
Stunning climb. Fabulous pulls through the roof. Climb of the year so far (but it is only March!!!)
charley 27 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S Enjoyed this one, nice finger locks through the crux....
Enjoyed this one, nice finger locks through the crux....
Tithe Technique 27 Oct, 2014 Lead dog
Jackwd 27 Oct, 2014 2nd
Robin Nichols 27 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
with Jemma, Roget
with Jemma, Roget
Roget 27 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
with robin
with robin
Hidden 7 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 3 Sep, 2013 2nd O/S
Brian Rodgers 3 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
mikealexpayne 10 Sep, 2012 Lead
DaveInPortwood 9 Sep, 2012 2nd
Bex_M 28 Jul, 2012 2nd dog
with Duncan Dunbar
with Duncan Dunbar
jonleighton 15 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S Where is the lower off?! There's a rusty looking stake but it doesn't seem safe. Other than that there are lower offs out left and right but they are not well positioned for this climb.
Where is the lower off?! There's a rusty looking stake but it doesn't seem safe. Other than that there are lower offs out left and right but they are not well positioned for this climb.
Fozzieshep 1 Jul, 2012 Lead dog
danieltuck 1 Jul, 2012 2nd O/S
Rossco78 5 May, 2012 Lead O/S
madasten 1 Apr, 2012 Lead Unfinished business, now finished
with Miquel
Unfinished business, now finished
with Miquel
madasten 25 Mar, 2012 Lead dnf Harder and more worthwhile than it looks from the ground! Not very sustained. Was still pumped from earlier so couldn't hang the ledge once I'd got round the roof.
with Miquel
Harder and more worthwhile than it looks from the ground! Not very sustained. Was still pumped from earlier so couldn't hang the ledge once I'd got round the roof.
with Miquel
Oceanic 30 Oct, 2011 -
lozowen 15 Aug, 2011 Lead
with Sally Owen
with Sally Owen
nick ferro 13 Aug, 2011 -
pwilkie 13 Aug, 2011 Lead dog
with nick ferro
with nick ferro
Somerset swede basher 1 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with Birdo
with Birdo
treg 28 May, 2011 Lead dnf Annoying once I saw the others do the move to get over the bulge. Wide right foot. I was obsessed with the crack. Will have to come back to finish.
with Chris S
Annoying once I saw the others do the move to get over the bulge. Wide right foot. I was obsessed with the crack. Will have to come back to finish.
with Chris S
catblack 18 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
Andrew Barker 18 Apr, 2011 2nd
Hidden 19 Mar, 2011 Lead dnf
uphillnow ??, 2011 -
Andy Nicholson ??, 2011 -
migs493 13 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
with RS
with RS
AmyR 31 Oct, 2010 Lead
BicepAndrews 31 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
with AmyR
with AmyR
chrism225 4 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
with Spiros
with Spiros
Hidden 3 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
dashitboarder 30 Aug, 2010 Lead dnf Thought this climb was truly terrible. Couldn't do the crux...if you're good enough to do the crux then you probably won't enjoy the easy rest of the climb.
Thought this climb was truly terrible. Couldn't do the crux...if you're good enough to do the crux then you probably won't enjoy the easy rest of the climb.
R8JimBob88 27 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S Terrible route. Polished and harder to come down than to go up. Not recomended!
Terrible route. Polished and harder to come down than to go up. Not recomended!
jamesgodwin64 18 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with Gaz, philip1984
with Gaz, philip1984
climberjames 31 May, 2010 Lead O/S Jamming to pass the roof is the crux then traverse right.
Jamming to pass the roof is the crux then traverse right.
RalphC 18 May, 2010 2nd
with Ed
with Ed
Hidden 3 May, 2010 Lead
andybirtwistle 3 May, 2010 2nd
with odox
with odox
odox 3 May, 2010 Lead
Hidden 3 Jan, 2010 TR
lrandall 3 Jan, 2010 Lead O/S Can't believe this route isn't starred, but then I'm a fan off both jamming and powerful moves on good holds! Thoroughly enjoyable route.
with Galilao
Can't believe this route isn't starred, but then I'm a fan off both jamming and powerful moves on good holds! Thoroughly enjoyable route.
with Galilao
nickcanute ??, 2010 Lead
stp 18 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
with Ralph
with Ralph
JWB 27 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S Hard move to pass the first overhang...... jamming on limestone ??
Hard move to pass the first overhang...... jamming on limestone ??
andyebbens 13 Aug, 2009 Lead
with Steve E
with Steve E
Sankey 13 Aug, 2009 TR
with Andy E
with Andy E
Gambit 28 May, 2009 Lead O/S Quite a physical route, not just vertical pulling on holds
with Steve
Quite a physical route, not just vertical pulling on holds
with Steve
Matt Bennett 29 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 Mar, 2009 Lead dog
Hidden 28 Feb, 2009 Lead dog
Hidden 28 Feb, 2009 Lead O/S
JWB ??, 2009 2nd
jon_gill1 ??, 2009 Lead O/S
with JWB
with JWB
jim182 ?Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
with Andi
with Andi
thefuturesmiles ??, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Aug, 2007 TR dnf
mattish2000 4 Aug, 2007 TR
JonBray 24 Jul, 2007 Lead O/S
Pythonist 11 Mar, 2007 Lead
with Nick Shuttleworth
with Nick Shuttleworth
ducle 11 Mar, 2007 2nd dog
Adam Potter 15 Aug, 2006 Lead O/S
RichardMc 14 Sep, 2005 Lead
with Dave Langmead
with Dave Langmead
Joe Costello ?Jul, 2005 Lead O/S
bigphil 28 Jul, 2004 Lead O/S
with Toby
with Toby
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Style of ascent
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Followed
Toproped
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DNF
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