Rockfax Description
A fine and pumpy crack high on the wall is the highlight of this great pitch. Follow Slender Loris to the old bolt then climb to the overhang. Pull over the overhang and launch up the crack to the upper breaks. Finish up a short corner above. © Rockfax

FA. Pete Livesey, John Sheard (2pts) 1971. FFA. Ron Fawcett 1979

Ticklists: Trad climbs for sport climbers, Caff's 100 Ace E5s, Caff's 100 Best E5's.

Hidden ??/2017 -
Dave Musgrove Jnr 18/Jun/16 Lead RP

Done with most of the gear pre-placed from doing SL beforehand. Abbed down too to check out the crux having failed on this years before. Great route with tough sustained crux section.

with Dad
markalmack 02/Jun/13 Lead dog

Thought I was on slender loris. Needless to say, I thought it was a bit hard for 6a! Fell off lots in the crack.

Hidden 02/Jun/13 2nd dog
gforce 21/Sep/11 Lead dnf

Too hard for me... although I did spot some holds I wasn't using when retrieving my gear so may try again if I find myself back.

with Dave O
Hidden 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/09 2nd dog
lukehunt 13/Apr/09 Lead
Seymore Butt ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 AltLd
mgeek ?/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Neill Busby
Dave Musgrove Jnr ?/May/02 Lead dog

1 rest again!

with Viv
craig matheson ??/1998 Lead RP
sadams 26/Aug/97 Lead dnf
with Team Midlands
Dave Musgrove 06/Apr/97 2nd

1 rest

with David
Graeme Smithy ??/1997 Lead dog

Put the wire in the crack, no stuck wires then! got to break feeling rather pumped looked up and decided it might be two ways to finish - picked the wrong way and lobbed - wire in the crack came out and had enough time to see the ropes below me looping down to the last piece of gear below the wire which stopped me. Food for thought, got back on and did it annoyed to have messed it up. Lots harder than slender loris

ste_d 31/Jul/96 Lead dog

1 fall

with mik
whispering nic ?/May/96 Lead dog
robyn1 ??/1996 -
crossleysm ?/Aug/94 Lead O/S
jfletcher 12/Jun/93 Lead O/S
with Nick Wharton
Steve Crowe 06/Jun/92 Lead RP

3rd RP after a walk to Beck Hall for coffee and cakes!

with Colin Murley
Hidden 21/Jul/91 2nd rpt
Hidden 12/Aug/90 2nd
ukb & bmc shark 12/May/90 Lead O/S
Andy Hyslop ?/Mar/90 -
Hidden ??/1990 Lead
Paul Clarke ??/1990 Lead
with Gary Nuttall, Nick Dalzell
keefe ??/1990 -
Glenn Sutcliffe ??/1990 -
with keefe
keefe 06/Aug/88 -
William Robertson ??/1988 Lead O/S
with Emily
Hidden 27/Sep/87 -
Hidden ?/Apr/87 2nd
Hidden ??/1986 AltLd
Mike Owen 20/May/85 Lead RP
with Joe Healey
stp ?/Aug/84 Lead O/S
Eduardo Martinez 02/Jul/84 Lead dog

Failed to on-sight originally in 84. Tried again 25 or so years later and fell off yet again on-sight. I'll try another ground up attempt after I turn 60 !!!!

Dave Turnbull 13/May/84 Lead dog
with Nigel Birtwell
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