15m.

Rockfax Description
The 1st of the routes up the River via a prominent blunt flake. Crossing the first bulge is tricky. The flake gives a shake-out and the moves above are unobvious but okay when wired. © Rockfax

FA. Gary Gibson, Matt Ward 1986

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Classy Peak Lime 7a to 7b+, Peak limestone north graded list - sport

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
CharlieMack 26 Jul Lead RP
with Steph ward
with Steph ward
Steph Ward 26 Jul Lead RP 2 sessions
with Charlie M
2 sessions
with Charlie M
DavidMcK 23 Jul Lead RP Nice route, two pretty hard sections but quite short lived. 2nd go
Nice route, two pretty hard sections but quite short lived. 2nd go
JayAyBee 23 Jul Lead RP Great moves, hard to O/S
Great moves, hard to O/S
Fabio E 8 Jul Lead Very cool route, maybe 7b+?
with Greg
Very cool route, maybe 7b+?
with Greg
Aaron.Clifford 2 Jun Lead RP Done easier 7c's!
Done easier 7c's!
Alex@home 17 Sep, 2018 Lead RP Came back refreshed and ready to go only to find everything sopping wet. A couple of hours and a lot of brushing and towelling later and it was climbable. Got it 1st go today and it felt fine
with TonyM
Came back refreshed and ready to go only to find everything sopping wet. A couple of hours and a lot of brushing and towelling later and it was climbable. Got it 1st go today and it felt fine
with TonyM
Hidden 13 Sep, 2018 Lead dog
Alex@home 13 Sep, 2018 Lead dog Fell off the last move. So annoying. On the other hand it's a lot further than I thought I'd get. Still think it's hard for 7b
with TonyM
Fell off the last move. So annoying. On the other hand it's a lot further than I thought I'd get. Still think it's hard for 7b
with TonyM
Mark Stevenson 10 Sep, 2018 TR dog
Alex@home 10 Sep, 2018 TR dog Got most of this sorted now. Need new way of doing move from the shake to get established on high sidepull as current method works about 1 in 5 at best
Got most of this sorted now. Need new way of doing move from the shake to get established on high sidepull as current method works about 1 in 5 at best
Hidden 9 Sep, 2018 Lead RP
Hidden 7 Sep, 2018 Lead RP
Keendan 7 Sep, 2018 Lead β Really happy, feeling the benefit of fingerboard training, having some reserve left on the top crimps.
with Andy Mountain
Really happy, feeling the benefit of fingerboard training, having some reserve left on the top crimps.
with Andy Mountain
Hidden 5 Sep, 2018 Lead dog
Hidden 1 Sep, 2018 Lead dog
Hidden 1 Sep, 2018 Lead dog
Alex@home 31 Aug, 2018 TR dog One quick TR at end of day to get clips out. Felt hard for 7b
with TonyM
One quick TR at end of day to get clips out. Felt hard for 7b
with TonyM
Hidden 28 Aug, 2018 Lead dog
Scott Anderson 28 Aug, 2018 2nd
Hidden 27 Aug, 2018 Lead RP
Nick Sherring 26 Aug, 2018 Lead RP In the peeing rain, how appropriate! Really quite an awkward tricky sequence through the top section. Good puzzle!
In the peeing rain, how appropriate! Really quite an awkward tricky sequence through the top section. Good puzzle!
psborland 26 Aug, 2018 Lead dnf Still need to figure moves across left
Still need to figure moves across left
Hidden 25 Aug, 2018 Lead dog
blaza1 19 Aug, 2018 Lead RP Tried the start yesterday
Tried the start yesterday
SaraAlassam 18 Aug, 2018 2nd dog Definitely want to try this 2019 - not quite strong enough yet although I have every move
with Dan 85
Definitely want to try this 2019 - not quite strong enough yet although I have every move
with Dan 85
Dan 85 18 Aug, 2018 Lead RP
with Alex B, SaraAlassam
with Alex B, SaraAlassam
Hidden 17 Aug, 2018 TR dog
Hugobristol 15 Aug, 2018 Lead RP Really cool climbing, now for the direct finish..
with Joe, Liam
Really cool climbing, now for the direct finish..
with Joe, Liam
Toby 15 Aug, 2018 Lead β
with Guy, Ram MkiV
with Guy, Ram MkiV
mop449 14 Aug, 2018 Lead dog This one might take some time...
This one might take some time...
JackRamsden7 14 Aug, 2018 Lead
with Cameron Hartley
with Cameron Hartley
JulesV 10 Aug, 2018 Lead rpt
with SV
with SV
mop449 9 Aug, 2018 Lead dog Brutal start. Techy finish. Will go next time hopefully!
Brutal start. Techy finish. Will go next time hopefully!
Dan 85 4 Aug, 2018 Lead dog
Jonny Slarke 3 Aug, 2018 Lead RP
James Oakes 2 Aug, 2018 Lead RP
with LBrown
with LBrown
Gabe Oliver 1 Aug, 2018 Lead dnf Not even kinda close
Not even kinda close
samrad 25 Jul, 2018 Lead β
Ally Smith 25 Jul, 2018 Lead RP
with Sam, Jonathan Bean
with Sam, Jonathan Bean
JulesV 22 Jul, 2018 TR
Mike Adams 21 Jul, 2018 Lead RP Fell off the flash on the move into the groove. Did first go today putting the clips in, bottom end 7b.
with Pops
Fell off the flash on the move into the groove. Did first go today putting the clips in, bottom end 7b.
with Pops
Jonathan Bean 19 Jul, 2018 Lead RP Second go.
with Mike Adams
Second go.
with Mike Adams
morganator 18 Jul, 2018 Lead dog
with soph
with soph
soph 18 Jul, 2018 Lead RP
samt 17 Jul, 2018 Lead RP First attempt tonight. Felt easy now I've got it wired. phew.
with Tom Bridgeland
First attempt tonight. Felt easy now I've got it wired. phew.
with Tom Bridgeland
jimlear 12 Jul, 2018 Lead RP Pretty nails low down considering the massive holds. Went for a gaston, high right foot and a match on the upper wall. Great route, I found it hard for 7b.
Pretty nails low down considering the massive holds. Went for a gaston, high right foot and a match on the upper wall. Great route, I found it hard for 7b.
Mihkel 12 Jul, 2018 TR dog Hard. Managed all the moves except one (the cross through by the 2nd clip).
with jimlear
Hard. Managed all the moves except one (the cross through by the 2nd clip).
with jimlear
Josh Hadley 11 Jul, 2018 Lead RP 2nd go.
2nd go.
amccann 10 Jul, 2018 Lead RP So close to flashing at the end of Monday night, used it to warm up on Tuesday.
So close to flashing at the end of Monday night, used it to warm up on Tuesday.
Hidden 9 Jul, 2018 Lead dog
Jim pratt 7 Jul, 2018 Lead RP
Jake Young 7 Jul, 2018 Lead RP First time today, plenty of working on previous visit.
First time today, plenty of working on previous visit.
Hidden 5 Jul, 2018 Lead rpt
samt 4 Jul, 2018 Lead dog
with Ian Renshaw
with Ian Renshaw
will6459 30 Jun, 2018 Lead RP
drcorbasisgod 28 Jun, 2018 Lead RP
Owen Diba 27 Jun, 2018 Lead β
Hidden 27 Jun, 2018 Lead dnf
Hidden 27 Jun, 2018 Lead dog
john lynch 22 Jun, 2018 Lead RP Put clips in then did it clean.the Climbing from the rest to the chains is great.
with Tom
Put clips in then did it clean.the Climbing from the rest to the chains is great.
with Tom
Hidden 22 Jun, 2018 Lead β
shaunhumphreys 17 Jun, 2018 Lead RP 2nd go, nice route, shaky mess after the weekend!
2nd go, nice route, shaky mess after the weekend!
Hidden 14 Jun, 2018 Lead dog
Hidden 14 May, 2017 Lead dog
Luke Dawson 13 May, 2017 Lead O/S Damp and dirty, meant to go for the direct but I ended up out left
with Jerome Mowat
Damp and dirty, meant to go for the direct but I ended up out left
with Jerome Mowat
James Oswald 17 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt After first trying it a couple of years ago. Really good route - hard and bouldery lower section to a rest then a tough sequence to the top. I couldn't match the sidepull so had to cross through instead. Powerful.
After first trying it a couple of years ago. Really good route - hard and bouldery lower section to a rest then a tough sequence to the top. I couldn't match the sidepull so had to cross through instead. Powerful.
Hidden 16 Aug, 2016 Lead RP
Gus 16 Aug, 2016 Lead
with James 'wald
with James 'wald
Hidden 14 Aug, 2016 Lead RP
Apharri ??, 2016 Lead
soph 2 Oct, 2015 Lead dog Almost
with Fabrizio Della Rossa, Frances Taylor
Almost
with Fabrizio Della Rossa, Frances Taylor
Tophe 22 Sep, 2015 Lead β
with Tom Adams
with Tom Adams
Ramon Marin 12 Sep, 2015 Lead second go, though cookie
with adam brown
second go, though cookie
with adam brown
Dave Mayes 6 Sep, 2015 Lead RP Dropped it eyeing the belay on OS, got it 2nd go.
with Wft
Dropped it eyeing the belay on OS, got it 2nd go.
with Wft
Hidden 6 Sep, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 4 Sep, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 29 Aug, 2015 Lead dog
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 28 Aug, 2015 Lead β Hard start, would like to come back and do the direct
Hard start, would like to come back and do the direct
Adam Lincoln 28 Aug, 2015 Lead β
with Pete Chadwick
with Pete Chadwick
Ed morris 27 Aug, 2015 Lead RP 1st RP. Tried to onsight it but got lost at the top and went too high.
with Hadyn
1st RP. Tried to onsight it but got lost at the top and went too high.
with Hadyn
Steve Hickie 27 Aug, 2015 Lead
will smith11 25 Aug, 2015 Lead RP Done straight after Zippys direct, felt way more than a grade difference between the two?
with harry_lewis, Matt Groom
Done straight after Zippys direct, felt way more than a grade difference between the two?
with harry_lewis, Matt Groom
Ram MkiV 23 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
with noaks
with noaks
Hidden 20 Aug, 2015 Lead RP
bigdrew 16 Aug, 2015 Lead rpt
with eel
with eel
eel 16 Aug, 2015 Lead rpt
with Andy J
with Andy J
brices 15 Aug, 2015 Lead dog
Stoney Boy 14 Aug, 2015 Lead RP In the rain
In the rain
Hidden 9 Aug, 2015 Lead RP
dannyboy83 8 Aug, 2015 Lead RP
millsy 31 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S Good fight
with Toby Dunn
Good fight
with Toby Dunn
Duncan Campbell 30 Jul, 2015 Lead RP 2nd RP. Felt lucky to do it 3rd go as on my Second go up I was unintentionally lowered off before I worked the hand swap by the final bolt. Feel like I'm getting back into the swing of climbing.
2nd RP. Felt lucky to do it 3rd go as on my Second go up I was unintentionally lowered off before I worked the hand swap by the final bolt. Feel like I'm getting back into the swing of climbing.
Luuuuuke 13 Jul, 2015 Lead RP
AdamHodgson ??, 2015 Lead RP
Somerset swede basher 1 Oct, 2014 Lead RP 2nd go
with Brian
2nd go
with Brian
Hidden 17 Sep, 2014 Lead dog
Dan Jenkin 14 Sep, 2014 Lead β
with Dan Parkes
with Dan Parkes
Stig 11 Sep, 2014 Lead RP 2nd redpoint
with Rupert D
2nd redpoint
with Rupert D
kermit_uk 6 Sep, 2014 Lead dog Got to final clip pretty easily just cannot find a good sequence for the last little section.
with Si dH
Got to final clip pretty easily just cannot find a good sequence for the last little section.
with Si dH
Stig 4 Sep, 2014 Lead dog Another old foe that should go down next time.
with Simon
Another old foe that should go down next time.
with Simon
nathanlee 2 Sep, 2014 Lead Retroflash
Retroflash
dominic lee 2 Sep, 2014 Lead RP
Hidden 1 Sep, 2014 Lead RP
Hidden 29 Aug, 2014 Lead dog
bigie bob 28 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
The Jazz Butcher 22 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
realbobsmith 16 Aug, 2014 Lead β
miastacey 15 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
with Tom Briggs, Bob Smith
with Tom Briggs, Bob Smith
bfreeman 10 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
with Jon Freeman
with Jon Freeman
jfreeman 10 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
with Ben Freeman
with Ben Freeman
Ethan 9 Aug, 2014 Lead β
with Don Walker
with Don Walker
Hidden 9 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
Tom Briggs 7 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
with Mia
with Mia
Haydn Jones 5 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S whilst putting the clips in, excellent route 2 stars
with Boy
whilst putting the clips in, excellent route 2 stars
with Boy
Nick Sillem 4 Aug, 2014 Lead β
Ed Booth 3 Aug, 2014 Lead β had blown it a few years back and not finished it. retro flashed today.
with Rob Ireson, anguskille
had blown it a few years back and not finished it. retro flashed today.
with Rob Ireson, anguskille
Si dH 3 Aug, 2014 Lead RP 2nd rp. Good route.
with Chris Foster
2nd rp. Good route.
with Chris Foster
Wil Treasure 1 Aug, 2014 Lead RP
Wil Treasure 31 Jul, 2014 Lead dog
Gus 17 Jul, 2014 Lead
with Souljah
with Souljah
Adam_42 17 Jul, 2014 Lead dog Getting closer...
Getting closer...
kristian 16 Jul, 2014 Lead RP May have done this before.
May have done this before.
NDD 15 Jul, 2014 Lead
with toby
with toby
Toby Dunn 15 Jul, 2014 Lead RP
with Nick Dubost
with Nick Dubost
Adam_42 13 Jul, 2014 Lead dog Not my style, but I really enjoyed trying it. Will be back to try and get it clean.
Not my style, but I really enjoyed trying it. Will be back to try and get it clean.
nai 11 Jul, 2014 Lead RP
with Andrew
with Andrew
Ian Broome 11 Jul, 2014 Lead RP Tried last year, one go remembering moves, 1RP. Shame it gets so dirty as the moves are brilliant.
Tried last year, one go remembering moves, 1RP. Shame it gets so dirty as the moves are brilliant.
James Oswald 11 Jul, 2014 TR dog Tough lower section, need to get stronger..
with mark20
Tough lower section, need to get stronger..
with mark20
mark20 11 Jul, 2014 Lead RP
Hidden ??, 2014 Lead RP
highrepute 20 Jul, 2013 Lead RP
alaan 13 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S
Rich Kirby 11 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S
with antham
with antham
Hidden 11 Sep, 2011 Lead β
richardr 8 Sep, 2011 Lead RP
Hidden 4 Sep, 2011 Lead β
nige 24 Aug, 2011 Lead RP
with sven rowan
with sven rowan
Stig 23 Aug, 2011 Lead dog Made progress, way off tho
with Richard
Made progress, way off tho
with Richard
ellis 7 Aug, 2011 Lead RP
with Tom Bridgeland, Dave Musgrove Jnr
with Tom Bridgeland, Dave Musgrove Jnr
Dave Musgrove Jnr 7 Aug, 2011 Lead β
with ellis, Tom Bridgeland
with ellis, Tom Bridgeland
Stig 15 Jul, 2011 Lead dog Couldn't even do the horrible gaston match. Must be 7b+ ?
with Ian T
Couldn't even do the horrible gaston match. Must be 7b+ ?
with Ian T
Boy 30 Jun, 2011 Lead Pseudo-flash after redpointing the direct
with jamiev
Pseudo-flash after redpointing the direct
with jamiev
Hidden 29 Jun, 2011 Lead RP
Ed Booth 24 Jun, 2011 Lead dog Tried to onsight and came off on mathcing the sidepull. Should have done next go, but tried to then do the direct instead, and got myself tired. Tried this version at the end but was wasted even for this one.
Tried to onsight and came off on mathcing the sidepull. Should have done next go, but tried to then do the direct instead, and got myself tired. Tried this version at the end but was wasted even for this one.
jamiev 21 Jun, 2011 Lead RP Splendid. Ticked on 3rd (and final) redpoint attempt of day (though should have done on 2nd). Very pleased & great route.
with Rob Barker, Tim Parkinson
Splendid. Ticked on 3rd (and final) redpoint attempt of day (though should have done on 2nd). Very pleased & great route.
with Rob Barker, Tim Parkinson
Hidden 20 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Stefan Gallagher 18 Jun, 2011 Lead RP
jamiev 18 Jun, 2011 Lead dog 3 redpoint attempts. All off at move left near top.
with harvie
3 redpoint attempts. All off at move left near top.
with harvie
jamiev 16 Jun, 2011 Lead dog Bit slimy at bottom. Put clips in, then 2 good goes from bottom into sidepull at top crux. Pleased with this.
with Tim Parkinson
Bit slimy at bottom. Put clips in, then 2 good goes from bottom into sidepull at top crux. Pleased with this.
with Tim Parkinson
Hidden 11 Jun, 2011 Lead RP
jamiev 11 Jun, 2011 Lead dog 2 goes to top, got the crux sussed with Karen's beta.
with Tim Parkinson
2 goes to top, got the crux sussed with Karen's beta.
with Tim Parkinson
Hidden 28 May, 2011 Lead
skygodley 22 May, 2011 Lead RP
with SarahM
with SarahM
Hidden 21 May, 2011 Lead RP
Hidden 14 Aug, 2010 Lead dog
Tony Little 10 Aug, 2010 Lead RP Fell on the last move into the groove on the onsight. Got it next go.
Fell on the last move into the groove on the onsight. Got it next go.
Hidden 10 Aug, 2010 Lead dog
Dave Bond 9 Aug, 2010 Lead RP
with Andy Price
with Andy Price
Hidden ?Aug, 2010 Lead β
jondude 5 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
with Pete Clark
with Pete Clark
marky65 3 Jul, 2010 -
with Goi
with Goi
steepstuff 3 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
keefe 27 Jul, 2006 Lead RP
lx ?Jul, 2006 Lead
robyn1 ??, 2006 -
Hidden ??, 2003 -
craig d ??, 2000 -
Seb Grieve ??, 2000 -
sadams 11 Apr, 1996 Lead O/S
with Richard Cooper
with Richard Cooper
Hidden ??, 1995 Lead
Hidden ??, 1995 Lead
Greg Cunningham ??, 1994 Lead RP
Alan James - UKC and UKH ??, 1993 Lead
Hidden ??, 1992 Lead
UKB Shark ??, 1990 Lead RP Year a guess
Year a guess
Hidden ??, 1990 Lead
dominic lee 1 Oct, 1989 Lead O/S
with daniel lee
with daniel lee
jon 25 Sep, 1989 Lead
with Mike Watson
with Mike Watson
Mike Owen 10 Sep, 1989 Lead O/S
with Elaine Owen
with Elaine Owen
Hidden 9 Sep, 1989 Lead RP
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Voting
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High 7b
Mid 7b
Low 7b
High 7a+
Mid 7a+
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Votes cast 43
Votes cast 39
Style of ascent
Lead
Toproped
Followed
Not Set
Redpoint
Dogged
Flashed (β)
Onsighted
Repeated
DNF
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