Rockfax Description
The right-hand bolted line is a very good and open pitch once beyond the tree branches. Start up the prominent short tufa (this is above the tree). Finishing on the left at the top is 6c+. © Rockfax

FA. Gary Gibson 1984

Ticklists: FRCC Lake District Cover Climbs.

tunnah 24/Jul Lead
dprctr 02/Nov/16 Lead rpt
with Mel Adam
john lynch 28/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Lewis Andrew
dprctr 21/Oct/16 Lead O/S

Fantastic route.

tommccluskey 20/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with dprctr
Hidden 09/Oct/16 Lead
Hidden 31/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/16 Lead dog
samrad 30/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with ben
chiverstom 22/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Alice
Hidden 01/Aug/15 TR
Arran W 01/Aug/15 Lead G/U
with Lucy
Gus 09/Jul/15 Lead
Rob Rocket 01/Jul/15 TR
with Dave Parton
Julian Cooper 19/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Ben Steel
Hannes B 18/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Owen
GPN 17/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Witherslack Alice start.

Rachel S 04/Sep/14 Lead RP
with Cal
Joedt 31/Aug/14 Lead RP
Scott Quinn 23/Jul/14 Lead O/S

bit of a paddy crux missed the crimp by the bolt made clipping abit spicy 1st section ruins it. start up witherslack - surely 3 stars that way, cross over from the undercut flake to the bolt below the tufa

with Al
steveleahy 11/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Did the alternative start up Witherslack Alice, very loose, not worth two stars

with George Hartley
dominic lee 05/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with andy elliot
doylo 25/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Lessworkmoreclimbing 03/Sep/13 TR RP

Tried to climb too direct at top, need to go slightly leftward below the bulge. Got it second time. One to lead next time.

with Kev
Hidden 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Malcolm Bass 03/Aug/13 Lead β
Paul Figg 03/Aug/13 Lead β
Hidden 10/Jul/13 TR rpt
Tony Little 06/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Andy
Rachel S 21/Jun/13 TR
with Cal
Lessworkmoreclimbing 12/Jun/13 2nd O/S

Need to practise the moves off the ground but after that just felt lovely steady wall climbing.

with Kev
Fraser 25/May/13 Lead O/S

Thought-provoking crux but otherwise fairly average.

with Ewan, Kev
Hidden 22/May/13 TR RP
Footy564 07/May/13 Lead rpt
with Ellen spenser, liam taylor
Hidden 04/May/13 Lead rpt
Footy564 29/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Frith Wood
kevg 14/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Good route (probably better if you start up Witherslack Alice), pretty wet, but enjoyed the climbing. Easy at the grade.

with Ewan
cooperman 14/Aug/12 Lead rpt

Double clipping

with Graham Iles
cooperman 07/Aug/12 Lead rpt

Top roped also, in dark

with Graham Iles
Hidden 07/Aug/12 Lead O/S
nick bamber 23/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Finally onsighted something! Chapel head 6b though....

with mike entwistle
marky 15/Jul/12 Lead β
with Sharon
tim newton 23/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with chris waters
Graham Iles 28/Jul/11 Lead rpt
Graham Iles 26/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Nick Wharton
Seymore Butt ??/2011 -
Shaw Brown 16/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Ian Cooksey
C coldwell-storry ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Iron Mike
Hidden 12/Jul/10 TR dog
craig matheson ??/2010 -
Hidden 13/Aug/09 Lead O/S
John Pickles 01/Jul/09 Lead β
with Zac Poulton/Kieran Hodgson
Hidden 01/Jul/09 TR β
John Kettle 06/Sep/07 Lead O/S
ewen 06/Sep/07 -
Hidden ??/2006 Lead β
Hidden ?/Jun/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Feb/04 Lead O/S
Jonathan Lagoe - UKC ??/2004 -
with Andy Hyslop
Hidden ?/Jun/00 Lead
nige ??/2000 Lead
with mark hounslea
John Southworth ??/1998 Lead
sadams 16/Aug/97 Lead
with John Fletcher
Hammy 13/Jun/96 2nd
with Colin Struthers
Paul Clarke ??/1996 Lead
Hidden 27/Aug/95 Lead RP
Hidden ?/Oct/93 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/93 Lead rpt
Steve Crowe 31/Jul/93 Lead O/S
andybirtwistle 20/Jun/93 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Sep/92 Lead RP
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