20m.

Rockfax Description
The hard lower wall has a stopper move. Difficult moves going left to the base of the interesting upper groove prove to be the undoing of many. © Rockfax

FA. Pete Oxley 19/Nov/1988

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West Country Climbs, Jurassic 7a, Portland, Portland 7a/+, CC GUIDE (2008): Portland - 1-3 Star Classic & Hard Rock

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Richard Horn 13 Aug, 2007 Show βeta
βeta: The clip is only tricky if you try to clip it before your hands are on the huge jug just above the crux!
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βeta: The clip is only tricky if you try to clip it before your hands are on the huge jug just above the crux!
Ben Stokes 30 Sep, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: A great crux move with a tricky clip immediately afterwards. Nice moves up the continuation groove. Do it!
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βeta: A great crux move with a tricky clip immediately afterwards. Nice moves up the continuation groove. Do it!
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Stroppy 20 Oct Lead RP 1st RP
1st RP
Owen Davies 23 Aug Lead RP Tried with Chris rich and xav. Retro flash today putting clips in with Olly and Zoe, crux felt easy but top groove tricky. **
Tried with Chris rich and xav. Retro flash today putting clips in with Olly and Zoe, crux felt easy but top groove tricky. **
Wise 22 Jun Lead dog Fell off the hard lower section. Just too hot and leaving the will power to get back on it.
Fell off the hard lower section. Just too hot and leaving the will power to get back on it.
tclewis 22 Jun Lead one move wonder
one move wonder
ArrMcC 9 Jun Lead RP
afterthesend 5 Jun Lead RP Tricky little bastard
Tricky little bastard
samparsons 3 Jun Lead RP Hard lead! Retro flash. 29.5.17 Wasn't warm enough and got Instinct finger so left it this session.
Hard lead! Retro flash. 29.5.17 Wasn't warm enough and got Instinct finger so left it this session.
marcduhig 20 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
with Edward W
with Edward W
Hidden 20 May, 2018 Lead O/S
ThomasB 24 Feb, 2018 Lead RP
Hidden 17 Feb, 2018 Lead RP
ricci.andrea86 ??, 2018 -
suddy 8 Oct, 2017 Lead dog Climbed from start of crux to end of climb. Should go when fresh hopefully.
Climbed from start of crux to end of climb. Should go when fresh hopefully.
mikespooner 8 Oct, 2017 Lead dog
with suddy, Otto Scott, RKirke
with suddy, Otto Scott, RKirke
RFWilkie 17 Jun, 2017 Lead RP
Thinker01 17 Jun, 2017 Lead dog
afrosam 20 May, 2017 Lead dog
with TomJ
with TomJ
Hidden 29 Apr, 2017 Lead β
will black 29 Dec, 2016 Lead RP
Alex N-R 29 Dec, 2016 Lead β quite good
with joe black, dbottomley, will black
quite good
with joe black, dbottomley, will black
Nick Russell 9 Apr, 2016 Lead dog Not my finest climbing, had trouble with the long moves between rubbish holds, and the clips. Found a nicer way on the right but nowhere near the bolt.
Not my finest climbing, had trouble with the long moves between rubbish holds, and the clips. Found a nicer way on the right but nowhere near the bolt.
Alex Winter 9 Apr, 2016 Lead dog Stopped repeatedly by the stopper move. All very depressing.
with Nick
Stopped repeatedly by the stopper move. All very depressing.
with Nick
Hidden ??, 2016 -
Hidden 9 Aug, 2015 Lead
Sami Mandeel 9 Jul, 2015 TR dog
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 9 Jul, 2015 Lead dog Made a big dynamic move for a jug, turned out to be a sloper. Ran out of daylight to have a second go, next time. Great moves from the ledge upwards!
Made a big dynamic move for a jug, turned out to be a sloper. Ran out of daylight to have a second go, next time. Great moves from the ledge upwards!
RadekNowak 31 May, 2015 Lead RP Was on it last year, felt hard, didn't finish it then. this year felt much easier. got it second go
with Lewis
Was on it last year, felt hard, didn't finish it then. this year felt much easier. got it second go
with Lewis
pezzerrr 5 Apr, 2015 Lead RP Fluffed o/s back in 2012; amnesia flash(!)
Fluffed o/s back in 2012; amnesia flash(!)
lewiz 6 Sep, 2014 Lead RP 1st RP
with Radek
1st RP
with Radek
tskelhon 15 Jun, 2014 Lead RP 1st rp
with Jenni Stephens, Jon_Warner
1st rp
with Jenni Stephens, Jon_Warner
Jon_Warner 15 Jun, 2014 Lead dog Felt OK, but got too hot.
with Tom Jordan, Jenni
Felt OK, but got too hot.
with Tom Jordan, Jenni
Matt Bennett 8 Jun, 2014 TR dog Worked the crux sequence out, way to hot to climb! Ready to red point when conditions permit.
Worked the crux sequence out, way to hot to climb! Ready to red point when conditions permit.
Jonathan Emett 8 Jun, 2014 Lead dnf Worked out a plausible sequence, but too hot to try it ... plus, ice cream seemed more important at that point
Worked out a plausible sequence, but too hot to try it ... plus, ice cream seemed more important at that point
Vince 24 Aug, 2013 Lead RP Finally..
with jayesh
Finally..
with jayesh
wi11 21 Jun, 2013 Lead RP 2nd go
2nd go
natalietanzer 21 Jun, 2013 Lead RP 2nd go
with tom, will
2nd go
with tom, will
RFWilkie 2 Jun, 2013 Lead dog Linked moves but to hot/tired for proper RP attempt.
Linked moves but to hot/tired for proper RP attempt.
brices 4 May, 2013 Lead O/S short but intense section
with Maya, Ben Vowles, JayLewin
short but intense section
with Maya, Ben Vowles, JayLewin
jonleighton 8 Sep, 2012 Lead RP
Jonathan Emett 12 May, 2012 Lead dnf
Vince 7 Apr, 2012 TR dog
with John Percy
with John Percy
dan gibson 21 Oct, 2011 Lead RP
with julie carroll
with julie carroll
Hidden 13 Aug, 2011 Lead dnf
dswansonlow 10 Aug, 2011 Lead RP
with John Tanner
with John Tanner
mlg678 5 Aug, 2011 Lead RP
chris sm 25 Jul, 2011 Lead RP
with Laurel Bowler
with Laurel Bowler
Hidden 23 Jul, 2011 Lead RP
JPGR 24 Jun, 2011 Lead
J5Kay 20 May, 2011 Lead RP
Jonathan Emett 17 May, 2011 TR dnf worked the moves to the ledge on TR, then backed off the layback - what am I like!
with J5Kay
worked the moves to the ledge on TR, then backed off the layback - what am I like!
with J5Kay
Hidden ?May, 2011 Lead dog
Jonathan Emett 29 Apr, 2011 TR dnf first two clips only.
first two clips only.
feilx 3 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
Hidden 2 Apr, 2011 Lead
Luke Dawson 26 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2011 -
Hidden 17 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
Ed Babs 9 Oct, 2010 Lead RP glad to get this one done
with Mike Hawkins
glad to get this one done
with Mike Hawkins
Jack_F 12 Aug, 2010 Lead
Hidden 11 Jul, 2010 Lead dog
sparkass 1 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Romanian John
with Romanian John
chris sm 30 Jan, 2010 Lead dog I hate this route.. ;) Will get it next time....
with Ian Butterworth
I hate this route.. ;) Will get it next time....
with Ian Butterworth
dannyboy83 22 Mar, 2009 Lead RP
with dmoir
with dmoir
dmoir 21 Mar, 2009 Lead RP
nealh ??, 2009 Lead
Hidden 26 Jul, 2008 Lead RP
Jonny_86 30 Jun, 2008 Lead RP
with George Walley
with George Walley
chris sm 15 Jun, 2008 TR dog Hard for the grade.
with Pippa Froggatt
Hard for the grade.
with Pippa Froggatt
Martin Krasnansky 16 Feb, 2008 Lead O/S
Richard Horn 12 Aug, 2007 Lead RP
lukea 26 May, 2007 Lead O/S
with Fred
with Fred
Hidden 19 May, 2007 Lead RP
tumbling wizard ?May, 2007 Lead
bigie bob 4 Apr, 2007 Lead RP
feeko 28 Mar, 2007 Lead
Rob Kennard ??, 2007 -
Hidden ??, 2007 -
steve taylor ??, 2006 Lead
Marti999 ??, 2006 Lead
eddieclimb 18 Jun, 2005 Lead RP
Kev Little ??, 2004 Lead O/S
Hidden 25 May, 2003 Lead RP
The Jazz Butcher ??, 2003 -
goi.ashmore 19 Aug, 2002 Lead RP
with Tom Starke
with Tom Starke
lx ??, 2002 Lead
Ben Thorne ??, 2001 Lead RP Took a while to get this, crux move I think. Easy once that's over.
with JIMBO, John Pullin
Took a while to get this, crux move I think. Easy once that's over.
with JIMBO, John Pullin
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Robmwatt ??, 2000 -
John Southworth ?Aug, 1999 Lead O/S
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Style of Ascent
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