Rockfax Description
A testing pitch that follows a leaning, thin crack up the wall. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
A varied and worthwhile line. England finally did "it" in 2005.

FA. Steve Taylor 7.3.93 07/Mar/1993

Ticklists: West Country Climbs, ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Portland sub 6b, Portland.

guy127917 19/May Lead G/U
Bones [:B 19/May 2nd dog
Bones [:B 19/May 2nd dog
Trace 17/May 2nd dog
will_of_fortune 11/May Lead dog
with Abi
AJM 10/May Lead O/S
with Dan W, samparsons, Ed Babs
David Dickinson 07/May Lead RP

pumpy for a warmup, the start is a little intimidating, the layback is mega

marcduhig 06/May Lead O/S
with chancer
Carnie Lisa 06/May 2nd RP
with Dan Verge
chancer 05/May Lead dog
with Marc Duhig
eduardo 25/Oct/17 Lead dog

Very slippery. Very dogged.

fuzzysheep01 25/Oct/17 Lead O/S
with eduardo
Hidden 06/Sep/17 Lead O/S
JackMac 20/Aug/17 Lead β
kennythescot 20/Aug/17 Lead
Linc 13/Aug/17 Lead O/S
hfotheri 12/Aug/17 Lead dog
S.Kew 05/Aug/17 Lead O/S
Pete Scott 24/Jul/17 Lead O/S
Dandan82 15/Jul/17 Lead O/S
Carnie Lisa 15/Jul/17 2nd dog
with Dan Verge
etrillaud 25/Jun/17 -
tobydunford 10/Jun/17 Lead O/S
with Oli
brian watson 03/Jun/17 Lead O/S
with Mike Hawkins
ferdia 27/May/17 Lead O/S
with Crew
Edward Kwong 02/Apr/17 Lead O/S

Felt pretty hard! Challenging to find the footholds at halfway.

Owen Davies 02/Apr/17 Lead G/U
Matti Puckridge 02/Apr/17 Lead O/S
Ellis Bird ??/2017 Lead
dbottomley 28/Dec/16 Lead O/S
Ian MK 30/Oct/16 Lead O/S

Not the best warm up route!

Alex N-R 23/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Charlie
Mark Stevenson 15/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Malcolm Max Streeton
Hidden 14/Sep/16 TR rpt
Hidden 25/Jul/16 Lead
Hidden 25/Jul/16 Lead O/S
littleluke 24/Jul/16 Lead dog

warm up...and totally wrecked from the day before

Chris Redding 20/Jul/16 Lead O/S

Nice sequence up the flake.

with huwbrace, Boulders Crew
huwbrace 20/Jul/16 2nd
afterthesend 02/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/16 -
Oliver Smaje 20/Jun/16 Lead O/S

bit moist

Coops_13 19/Mar/16 Lead β


with Angus
Martin Bagshaw 31/Oct/15 Lead O/S

Pumped out a lot on this due to sea mist making it slippy. Hard work in poor conditions.

Katsmiff 31/Oct/15 2nd dog

Didn't have enough body tension to keep my hands and feet on the wet, slippy holds

Matt.c.Warner 17/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Emily
richiebongo 03/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Nick Smith
cem 25/Jul/15 Lead dnf

Too tired: got totally shut down on it. 6b+ in the definitive guide.

with JoeyD1
Nico34 04/Jul/15 Lead dog
Hidden 13/Jun/15 -
Alex Handley 07/Jun/15 Lead O/S
merlin138 07/Jun/15 Lead dog

One fall, felt greasy. Really good route though, loose at the top.

with Alex Handley, Alice Hafer
Rupey 21/Apr/15 Lead O/S
ASchwirtz 18/Apr/15 Lead O/S
richardashe 15/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Dean177 11/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Ana_B
Hidden 05/Apr/15 Lead
Hidden 04/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Feb/15 Lead β
professorcobra 14/Feb/15 Lead RP
Ian Bell 27/Sep/14 TR dog

Couple of warm up goes, very greasy.

with Jasmina
Hidden 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
tash 09/Aug/14 2nd
with ali k
Hidden 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S
pymn nice but dim 26/Jun/14 Lead rpt
samparsons 25/Jun/14 Lead

Great climb well worth doing.

pymn nice but dim 17/Jun/14 Lead O/S

A strong contender for my favorite 6b

JUSTADUDE 17/Jun/14 Lead β

Nice moves.

Pathological_Climber 15/Jun/14 Lead O/S
philhaigh 13/Jun/14 Lead RP
with Aarron Schofield, Mike Gubbins, Shamina Kapadia, melD, nataliehaigh
Hidden 13/Jun/14 2nd rpt
ThomasB ?/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Julie Carroll 14/Apr/14 Lead RP
with Dan Gibson
Graham Westbrook 17/Oct/13 Lead O/S
louby 05/Oct/13 Lead dnf
with chris_B
tomB 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Juliette
jonleighton 11/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Felt hard for 6b.

sam.sam.sam.ferguson 07/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Linc
Hidden 04/Aug/13 Lead O/S
nath_casper 21/Jul/13 Lead O/S
BenL 21/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Lead RP
Hidden 02/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Billg 02/Jun/13 Lead O/S
3 Names 26/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/May/13 Lead RP
Adam Booth 25/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/May/13 2nd
littleluke 06/May/13 Lead
Thinker01 11/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Kev Stott
dan gibson 18/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with julie carroll, helen gibson
Jeromeg 20/Jul/12 Lead RP
with Joe Day
Hidden 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Justin T 15/Jul/12 Lead
_m.cox_ 01/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Prajak
dannyboy83 31/May/12 Lead O/S
with tom106
Hidden 14/Mar/12 Lead O/S
katiep 14/Mar/12 Lead dog

Hard for me as a warm up.

with Tom Taylor
AlexD 23/Oct/11 2nd
Sophie Nunn 23/Oct/11 Lead dog
with AlexD
Hidden 26/Apr/11 Lead β
MarkRyder 19/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with IainAM
Tom Heslam ?/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Rosea Day ?/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Joe Grondowski 04/Sep/10 Lead
with Andy Grondowski
La benya 31/Jul/10 Lead β
JPGR 27/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Ceridwen 18/Jul/10 Lead dnf
with Andy
trev_f 23/May/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 14/May/10 Lead rpt
Alex More 14/Apr/10 Lead
with Ed babs
Ed Babs 14/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/09 TR dog
DafSWMC 26/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with gejones
gejones 26/Jul/09 Lead β
with DafSWMC
trev_f 21/May/09 Lead O/S
with Mike H
nealh ??/2009 Lead
Jonathan Emett 03/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Matt Bennett 03/Sep/08 Lead O/S
steveb2006 25/Jul/08 Lead
with Angela Pingram, Roland Smith
dominic lee ?/Jun/08 Lead
with andy elliot
La Mont ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 14/Oct/07 Lead O/S
chris sm 11/Aug/07 Lead dnf

Very wet.

with Pippa Froggatt
feeko 01/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Scott N ?/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
bigie bob 12/Nov/06 Lead O/S
Mark Kemball 17/Sep/06 Lead rpt
with Lee Bartrop
Richard Horn 23/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Jane Weir 15/Jul/06 Lead
steve taylor ??/2006 Lead
Marti999 ??/2006 Lead
Hidden 29/Apr/04 TR
Hidden 21/Mar/03 Lead β
Mark Kemball 15/Sep/02 Lead O/S
with Nic Dill
Hidden 23/Jun/02 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 25/Apr/02 Lead O/S
with Duncan Powell
John Southworth ??/2001 -
duncan 03/Jul/00 Lead O/S

Possibly Dave

with David Proughton
Hidden ??/2000 -
sadams 21/Jun/98 Lead O/S
with Andy Long
Steve Crowe 18/Mar/98 Lead O/S
with karin
phardman 28/Mar/97 Lead O/S
Greg Cunningham ??/1997 Lead
buzby78 19/Aug/96 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1996 -
Hidden 16/Apr/95 TR
Hidden ?/Aug/93 Lead O/S
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