Rockfax Description
The first line of bolts encountered on the descent path. Climb on good holds to a final steepening that is climbed using some stuck-on blobs. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
The first route as you enter The Bower, starting from the steps.

Michele Ireland 27/Jan/2009

Ticklists: Portland for the beginner (lead climbs), Portland.

GeneralFifi 26/Aug Lead O/S
with Imi
Él Kuin 30/Jul Lead
Seg 16/Jul Lead β
Andrew Norman 16/Jul Lead O/S
with Charlie Noire, Emily Spence, Philippa Drage, Ian Clarke, Pete malpuss, Pete Lane, Maynard, Rich Clarke
Hidden 15/Jul TR
PhilyD 15/Jul Lead O/S
eddbeale 25/Jun 2nd O/S
Ellis20 24/Jun Lead O/S
with Harriet
Steph Roberts 19/May Lead rpt
with Sam
el_monty 24/Apr Lead rpt
with Bex-asaurus-Rex
reece.robinson 22/Apr TR O/S
derryclimbs 21/Apr Lead
aide454 16/Apr Lead rpt
mark harrap 09/Apr Lead
Hidden 02/Apr Lead O/S
PatrickEnglish 02/Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Apr Lead O/S
Maddie1991 02/Apr TR β
Happy Wanderer 26/Mar Lead O/S
with Roger F, Mike D
lottiec ?/Mar Lead O/S
with Mikey P
BusyLizzie 26/Feb Lead dnf

Quite steep at the top - couldn't bring myself to do the last move :-(

with Jonny
col3 15/Oct/16 Lead O/S

Surprisingly hard - not amazing holds like there should be for the grade!

with Victoria and Ollie, Alice, Erin, Victoria and Alice , Paul
Fentonio 24/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Ben Brady
Owen Johnson 04/Sep/16 Solo O/S
martinthemountain 04/Sep/16 Lead
with Alicia
Alicia Barnett 04/Sep/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/16 Lead O/S
MerryPerry 11/Aug/16 TR
Eddietheed 11/Aug/16 Lead rpt
jh305 06/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Natalie C ?/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Natalie C ?/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Eddietheed 30/Jul/16 Lead rpt

great little climb! Short but enjoyable

steveliput 17/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Eddietheed 15/Jul/16 2nd RP
SamSkulls 15/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Potemkin 11/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Maddi O'Brien 24/Jun/16 Lead
mop449 01/May/16 Solo O/S
cragray 03/Apr/16 2nd
maxtaylor 26/Mar/16 Lead O/S

Lead to set up toprope

Aidanrobinson1995 12/Mar/16 Lead O/S
with will
tobydunford 23/Jan/16 Lead O/S
with Kirsty Kerr
BethanPalfrey ??/2016 Lead
with Jon
tim.rose2 22/Nov/15 Lead
Fatclimber 11/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Kelwyn
Shaky Dog 11/Oct/15 Lead
with Steve
PhillS 05/Sep/15 Lead
with Clare, Mich, Jamie
DampRice 15/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Jon Thorne 03/Aug/15 Lead β
Hidden 01/Aug/15 Lead O/S
josefft 18/Jul/15 Lead O/S
AshleyLong 18/Jul/15 Lead
with Lisa C, josefft, Choufleur235
martin one 20/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/15 TR
Hidden 06/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/15 Lead O/S
noddy.rhys 25/May/15 Lead O/S
Cheet 10/May/15 Lead O/S

Just to setup the camera...

with David
Hidden 02/May/15 Lead O/S
PatrickP ?/May/15 Lead
Hidden ?/May/15 Lead
Hidden 12/Apr/15 Lead
Hidden 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Apr/15 Lead O/S
ThomasDunn 30/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Tim Harper 30/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Jlewis01 30/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Ana Broad 27/Mar/15 2nd
with Emma
Hidden 27/Mar/15 Lead
carlb0809 21/Mar/15 Lead β
Hidden 21/Mar/15 Lead β
Wildstyle 08/Mar/15 Lead O/S
madguernseyboy 08/Mar/15 Lead O/S
shaunstannard ?/Feb/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Jan/15 -
Brian H 11/Jan/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 11/Jan/15 Lead O/S
jeb3496 ??/2015 -
tim.rose2 ??/2015 TR
Hidden 27/Dec/14 Lead O/S
aide454 07/Dec/14 Lead O/S
welshnicci 05/Oct/14 Lead O/S
el_monty 24/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with Peter Briant
Harvdog 24/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Hannah Evans
Hidden 23/Aug/14 Lead
Hidden 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Aug/14 Lead
Jenni Lees 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Jack McMullin, Paul Hyland
Hidden 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
emmafizzle 26/Jul/14 Lead
samparsons 26/Jul/14 Solo
with Emmie
dmetcalfe 17/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Jul/14 Lead O/S
robajob 08/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Kt
Abrockalypse 22/Jun/14 Lead rpt
with Sarah Gore, Stef Maynard, Claire Powell
Hidden 25/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/May/14 Lead
Abrockalypse 18/May/14 Lead rpt
with Chris Harcombe, Sam Wheeler
Abrockalypse 13/May/14 Solo O/S
Simon Gompertz 05/May/14 AltLd O/S
James Charatan 05/May/14 AltLd
Philoosh 14/Apr/14 Lead O/S
gavin.smith 13/Apr/14 -
WillRobertson 11/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Apr/14 Lead
cpoad 14/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Vic O (CC)
shane4747 11/Mar/14 Lead O/S
JUSTADUDE 11/Mar/14 Solo O/S

Climbed up to rig a top rope for Robs first outdoor climb.

Hidden 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Adrian Daniels 08/Mar/14 Lead
Steve Webster 08/Mar/14 Lead
Jules_Julia ?/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Laurenmacca ??/2014 -
richy85 ??/2014 -
MrsKnight 29/Dec/13 -
Jenben 27/Oct/13 -
Nic959 19/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/13 Lead O/S
alcrosby 09/Aug/13 TR
alcrosby 09/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 09/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Paul Hicks 18/Jul/13 Lead


HairyBean 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Tracy Stuart
Bob Black 11/Jul/13 Lead
with Hilary
rotax123 10/Jul/13 Lead β
Hidden 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
enrogue 29/Jun/13 Lead
with Mark Delaney
jason smeeth 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
The Jazz Butcher ?/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Shaky Dog 11/May/13 Lead
with Mike
andrewmc 10/May/13 Lead O/S
montymoo 27/Apr/13 Lead
with christian, Gareth
Gareth 27/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Chris, Mark
chubbyclimber 21/Apr/13 Lead
Rafal Malczyk 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Efe Tunc
The Nic Monk 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
hannahmmt ??/2013 Lead O/S
with Joe
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 11/Nov/12 Lead rpt
with Steph
Steph Roberts 11/Nov/12 Lead rpt
with Sam
duncan 10/Nov/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 10/Nov/12 -
IanVB 12/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Mandi Brading, Gareth Brading
gb05 12/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Mandi Brading, Ian Brading
chubbyclimber 25/Aug/12 Lead
with Lottie
The Nic Monk 25/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Richard Vaughan
lottiec 25/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Tim
el_monty 23/Aug/12 Lead rpt
Dave Page 28/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Lenaya Page
tom parsons 20/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Hannah Townley
TheaSmea ?/Jul/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Jun/12 Lead O/S
dmetcalfe 13/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Mike P
Mpaynter 13/Jun/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Humm1985 03/Jun/12 Lead
Alex Bryant 27/May/12 Lead O/S
Sami Mandeel 23/May/12 Lead rpt
with Mike Davies
Hidden 06/Apr/12 Lead
steven24584 ?/Apr/12 Lead
Hidden 29/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Gem Minihan 28/Feb/12 TR β
with Phil Haigh, Stew Ward
wardstewart 28/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with Gem Minihan, Phil Haigh
rustyfishhook 31/Jan/12 Lead O/S
pollyanna 31/Jan/12 Lead
Trippinjester 29/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Jennie Fowler
sarahlizzy 22/Jan/12 Lead O/S

One move wonder

with Syv
el_monty 16/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Ashley, Ali, Zo
Ducks Rock 16/Jan/12 TR β
with Fox
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 10/Jan/12 Solo O/S
with Steph
Steph Roberts 10/Jan/12 TR
with Sam
tommytom ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 Lead
Neil Watson 07/Dec/11 Lead rpt

Beautiful day, sheltered from the wind and a warm sun

philhaigh 19/Nov/11 Lead O/S
laura wilson 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S
matthewpwilson 29/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Laura
sarahkate 22/Oct/11 Lead
with Nicola Bemister, Sara Trunecka
Ducks Rock 20/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Gemma
climbingchica 03/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with leon
Hidden ?/Oct/11 Solo O/S
dereke12000 25/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Rich
edordead ?/Sep/11 Lead
cdpuk 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
KLucy 14/Aug/11 2nd
Hidden 12/Aug/11 Solo β
ilch 05/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Ben
Doey ?/Aug/11 -
risby 27/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Wildman 29/May/11 Lead O/S
with Beanie
Richard Horn 08/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/11 Lead
DrJon 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Dan
dale1968 12/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with fo
dale1968 12/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with fo
fo 12/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with dale1968
Hidden 11/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 11/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with dave
Neil Watson 12/Mar/11 Lead O/S

The rock is a little less polished in this area.

Chrissie Baylis 12/Mar/11 2nd
homing-penguin ??/2011 Lead

Rockfax says it's a 2 and I agree.

MarkyMark_7 ??/2011 Lead O/S
homing-penguin ??/2011 Lead O/S
Boogs ??/2011 Lead β
mike.rigby ??/2011 Lead O/S
David Staples ??/2011 Lead O/S
trevor macalonan 12/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Graham Burton
Hidden 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
KDhruev 28/Jul/10 Solo O/S
with sparky
Sparky!!!3 28/Jul/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Jul/10 Lead
Hidden 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Blackgoby 14/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Nick, Tracey
sarahkate ?/Jul/10 Lead
with Matt Whitely
Hidden 20/Jun/10 Lead
Hidden 31/May/10 Lead O/S
Emma-Louise Anderson 22/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/May/10 Lead O/S
Sami Mandeel 23/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Ade7 22/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with Amy
Amy Kilpin 22/Apr/10 Lead
Hidden 14/Apr/10 TR
Brendon ?/Apr/10 2nd
with nicola, bob
Hidden 27/Mar/10 Lead rpt
duncan 27/Mar/10 Lead O/S
stranter 17/Mar/10 Lead β
benwhit 07/Mar/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Feb/10 TR
trev_f 06/Feb/10 Solo O/S
Alex More 06/Feb/10 Solo O/S
with trev
Hidden 31/Jan/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Jan/10 Lead O/S
brian watson 24/Jan/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jan/10 2nd
LukeyG ??/2010 Lead
LukeyG ??/2010 Solo
Jane Weir ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 -
Hidden 17/Oct/09 Lead
Hidden 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
bazzag 26/Sep/09 Lead
with alison,reece,ollie,ryan & ashley
Ade7 11/Sep/09 Lead rpt
with Liz
waterbaby 31/Aug/09 Lead
with Steph
climber smurf 30/Aug/09 Lead
with Vik (Waterbaby)
Zygoticgema 30/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Jon Belt
Ade7 24/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Liz
Hidden 23/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/09 Lead β
Hidden 28/Jun/09 Lead
DreadyCraig 28/Jun/09 TR rpt

Climbed with Jim and Mike

with Mike Hicks
jamesleesaunders 28/Jun/09 -
with Mike Hicks, Craig Hicks
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Lead O/S
ukphil 26/May/09 Lead rpt

First lead placing draws myself and sorting out lower off

with Geraldine
Hidden 25/May/09 Lead
vertigo 23/May/09 Solo β
with John Imeson
Marti999 17/May/09 Solo
katsharp 09/May/09 2nd
with Gav
gav 09/May/09 Lead O/S
with Kat
julian allen 06/May/09 Lead O/S
MaddieT 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Matt
Matty 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/09 Solo O/S
DerwentDiluted 12/Apr/09 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
DreadyCraig 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Sarah Hicks
Hidden 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
leemaybr05 28/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Beckie Bale
alexrp 21/Mar/09 Lead
with Lee R
Adam Perrett 07/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Mick Ward, Sarah Perrett, John Leonard
Hidden ??/2009 Lead O/S
candicegallab ??/2009 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
La benya ??/2009 Solo
Boe Jailey 27/Aug/08 Lead
with Jhonny
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