Rockfax Description
A beauty for the grade which is a nice relaxing climb for a hot summer day. The start looks unlikely, but persevere. © Rockfax

FA. S.Robbins 20.7.97 20/Jul/1997

Ticklists: A Guide for Progress in Dorset, ROCKFAX Portland: Top 50, Feature Photo Routes from Dorset Rockfax 2012, ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Portland for the beginner (lead climbs), Portland sub 6b, Portland.

Hidden 20/May 2nd
kieranbowen 14/May Lead O/S
with drummond, jake, Alice, Giles, Sam, Ruth
Hidden 07/May Lead
markfromstoke 29/Apr -
with Norman
Norman_P_W 29/Apr Lead
daviesp2 23/Apr Lead
with Lindsay
Hidden 23/Apr Lead β
Hidden 23/Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Apr Lead rpt
Gavdee1 21/Apr Lead O/S
with Ian Lambert
Trevor Allison 18/Apr Lead O/S
HarryCopperthwaite 18/Apr Lead
Dan_F 17/Apr Lead rpt
with Lou
Jay-Ast 16/Apr Lead O/S
with Rosyk
Rosyk 16/Apr Lead O/S
nvalentine760 15/Apr Lead
Hidden 15/Apr Lead β
gsavell 15/Apr Lead
with Robert Savell, Sarah Knight
SallyM 12/Apr Lead O/S
with Doug
Semtex 08/Apr Lead O/S
with Matt
AlexD-L 18/Mar Lead O/S
joeramsay 18/Mar Lead O/S
davehope 11/Mar Lead
SimonDunn 11/Mar Lead dnf

got 4th bolt but ran out of steam

Steve Webster 11/Mar Lead rpt
joe.wahab 28/Dec/16 Lead rpt

Repeat for warm up. ~Still good!

with Terry
mikemc 11/Dec/16 Lead
with Kelwyn
Hidden 11/Dec/16 Lead rpt
sajrf123 02/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with ChrisCMB, Rose
santoshr 18/Sep/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Sep/16 2nd
robertmills4 17/Sep/16 Lead O/S
Katie Welch 17/Sep/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Sep/16 Lead O/S
bigbobbyking 29/Aug/16 Lead
with Sesh
Bob M 23/Aug/16 Lead
with Harry Cripps, Carolyn Lyness
Hidden 23/Aug/16 2nd β
Carl 21/Aug/16 Lead O/S

Nice easy route, some fun moves at the start and then nice and scenic above

with Jessie Reid
Hidden 16/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Aug/16 Lead O/S
joe.wahab 11/Aug/16 Lead O/S

Good fun route, nice to have a solid steep pull on this grade stuff.

with Dad
Hidden 08/Aug/16 Lead
Hidden 08/Aug/16 Lead
Hidden 08/Aug/16 Lead O/S
tim.rose2 07/Aug/16 TR
BarrySW19 07/Aug/16 Lead rpt

Always worth another ascent - great route.

Olly-tech 07/Aug/16 Lead O/S
AshleyLong 30/Jul/16 Lead
with josefft
josefft 30/Jul/16 Lead rpt
katie93 30/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Tom
Matt Smith 25/Jul/16 Lead rpt
with Emily Brice , Ed Tillard
Jack Shewring 24/Jul/16 Lead rpt

I remember it being better last time.

CamK 17/Jul/16 TR O/S
Hidden 16/Jul/16 Lead O/S
How easy 27/Jun/16 Lead
with Naomi
josefft 25/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Hannah
ssutton 05/Jun/16 Lead
with Ruth
NatalieB96 05/Jun/16 2nd
Remyveness 05/Jun/16 Lead
Wallman 05/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Luke
Hidden 15/May/16 Lead
Cheet 15/May/16 Lead O/S

Straight forward climb, nothing too special - don't think it's worth 2 stars. I will take it as grade 4. Beginners beware!

with David
CraigPerl 14/May/16 Lead O/S
with Jenny James
Hidden 07/May/16 Lead O/S
Hobbes 30/Apr/16 TR β
with Tim
blink3388 30/Apr/16 -
Hidden 30/Apr/16 Lead
daviesp2 24/Apr/16 Lead
fharnish13 23/Apr/16 Lead β
with Zoe!
Ewa Koc 17/Apr/16 Lead
with Dario
el_monty 17/Apr/16 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Apr/16 AltLd β
Bob M 14/Apr/16 Lead
with Harry Cripps
jdprhodes 20/Mar/16 Lead O/S
with Beth
bethrwatts 20/Mar/16 TR O/S
mlcumberlidge 12/Mar/16 Lead O/S
nottommo 12/Mar/16 Lead rpt
gobbledigook 12/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Feb/16 Lead rpt
s1362083 23/Jan/16 Lead dog
deano 16/Jan/16 Lead O/S
with Kai Thomas
Roland stopps ??/2016 -
Mattholland96 ??/2016 Lead
with Dad
Hidden ??/2016 -
Mike Roger ??/2016 -
pimpy 27/Sep/15 Lead
with Ag Ku
sajrf123 27/Sep/15 Lead O/S

A beauty specially like the lower off!

Hidden 27/Sep/15 Lead β
Hidden 27/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Andrew Duncan 24/Sep/15 Lead O/S
joe hallam 24/Sep/15 2nd
Charlie1653 20/Sep/15 -
with Guy
Peter Ballantine 09/Sep/15 Lead O/S
tsyrett 06/Sep/15 Lead rpt
two_tapirs 05/Sep/15 Lead O/S

relatively high lower off point would increase the grade for some

with m00
Jake397 27/Aug/15 2nd
with Storme
Storme 27/Aug/15 Lead
Steve Webster 08/Aug/15 Lead
Adrian Daniels 08/Aug/15 Lead
Hidden 29/Jul/15 Lead
dohart 28/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with herve
eoinb 25/Jul/15 Lead
BarrySW19 25/Jul/15 Lead rpt

Really nice route - looks like it's going to be harder than it is.

Hidden 11/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Gemma_Penny 11/Jul/15 Lead

i love this climb - easy peasy - such a delight - beautiful iew

elementalplague 11/Jul/15 Lead β
Hidden 19/Jun/15 Lead RP
dansimkin 14/Jun/15 Lead O/S
tsyrett 13/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jun/15 Lead
s1362083 07/Jun/15 Lead dog
Hidden 06/Jun/15 Lead
berry6717 30/May/15 Lead O/S
with Tim Abrahart, Hannah Berry
sbattams 25/May/15 Lead
Hidden 16/May/15 Lead O/S
alicec 16/May/15 Lead dog
Hidden 16/May/15 TR O/S
andrewmc 09/May/15 Lead O/S
with Lilo Henke
Adam Perrett 27/Apr/15 Lead
Buccaneerbilly 25/Apr/15 Lead
with Chris Lodge
Jodiaway 12/Apr/15 2nd
with Al
Aidan13791 06/Apr/15 Lead O/S

boss ting

babymoac 06/Apr/15 2nd
with Dan Sanderson, adam, Rachel
Hidden 06/Apr/15 Lead
Jack Shewring 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S

Really enjoyable steady climb.

alexcollins123 02/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Anna Robson
mattjson ?/Apr/15 Lead G/U
with DomCR
mattjson ?/Apr/15 Lead G/U
with DomCR
alexcollins123 31/Mar/15 2nd
tomaca12 31/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Martin Bagshaw 22/Mar/15 Lead O/S
with John Andrews
Hidden 07/Mar/15 Lead RP
leigh 24/Jan/15 Lead O/S
with James
Hidden ??/2015 Lead O/S
tim.rose2 ??/2015 Lead
Hidden 25/Oct/14 TR O/S
underitall 27/Sep/14 Lead β
Hidden 23/Sep/14 2nd O/S
guy127917 22/Sep/14 Lead O/S
CreepingExcellence. 19/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Stanners 19/Sep/14 Lead rpt

Apart from this (which is a brilliant 3+) everything was very greasy and we weren't really feeling it so did a few more and headed over to cuttings.

with Andy G
john. e.r 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with rx
martin one 23/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with sarah
will_lake 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Richardlake 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Sophie Gibbens 22/Aug/14 2nd
bobstones 22/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/14 Lead O/S
welshnicci 27/Jul/14 Lead
Philoosh 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Matt Schwarz 21/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with katie
bryan61 21/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Katie S 21/Jul/14 Lead
whiteexplorer 16/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with joe
Emily 13/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Definitely a good route, and not hard, but I don't see how it can possibly be a 3.

Jamie Everitt ?/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Melanie Parkin ?/Jul/14 2nd
with Jamie
beckybutcher91 24/Jun/14 TR
with Emily Butcher
paul reah 23/Jun/14 Lead O/S

interesting start, and in the heat I was sweating buckets, great climb for the grade!!

with Colin Sharp
HassenBali 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Tony Noble, Eoin Parker
Eoinparker 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
deanhorsburgh 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S
lewiswilson 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Mr Noble 20/Jun/14 -
teafairyjess 17/Jun/14 Lead β
with Jimbo
youwillfindjimbo 17/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Jess
Jonathan Emett 15/Jun/14 Lead rpt
with Angela
cb_6 15/Jun/14 Lead β

Really fun despite the grade, recommended to all!

BarrySW19 14/Jun/14 Lead O/S
alibyrnie 14/Jun/14 Lead
with Tamsin Ross Browne
alyssan 08/Jun/14 Lead
Chris Redding 08/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Katie Proctor
Chris Redding 08/Jun/14 Solo rpt
with Bethan Knott
Hidden 08/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Wildstyle 25/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/May/14 Lead O/S
Echna 25/May/14 Lead O/S
with Alex, Rich
martin one 25/May/14 Lead rpt
with Lucy
oli25 16/May/14 Lead O/S
Robnort 03/May/14 Lead O/S
with Sunil
londonoring 03/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/14 Lead
steveprice.exmouth 22/Apr/14 2nd
sonic46 19/Apr/14 Lead
harry godman-dorington 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/14 Lead O/S
EmilyElouise 09/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/14 Lead
Annabel Tall 30/Mar/14 TR
with Lucy Ryvar
Annabel Tall 30/Mar/14 TR

second climb. still using knees over small lower outcrop!

with Lucy Ryvar
Annabel Tall 30/Mar/14 TR

and third time... no knees!

with Lucy Ryvar
Abi Chard 15/Mar/14 Lead rpt
with Robert D, Ian
cpoad 15/Mar/14 Lead rpt
with Pete M (CC)
Hidden 15/Mar/14 Lead O/S
brian watson 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Pilar Martinez
Hidden 08/Mar/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 23/Jan/14 Lead O/S
Steve Woollard 23/Jan/14 Lead
kingborris ??/2014 -
Charlotteking 28/Dec/13 Lead RP

It hailstoned on us

with Tom
Adam_42 16/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Pete Bayliss
Hidden 26/Oct/13 2nd O/S
Ms Cali 21/Sep/13 AltLd β
sammycolon 03/Sep/13 Lead
onlyfoddington 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Charlotteking 01/Sep/13 TR dog
with Tom
Hidden 24/Aug/13 2nd O/S
col3 23/Aug/13 2nd

Lead first 4/5 bolts, then run-out was too big for me to continue. Very nice climb but if bolted a bit better would have been nicer to lead. Finish was a bit holdless.

with Erin, Victoria and Alice
bobstones 21/Aug/13 Lead O/S
meltdown34 20/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Nice climb harder then a 3+ at the start but after that very pleasent

with Doug
Doug91 20/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Easy warm up, good climb, challenging start

with Matt
Hidden 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 17/Aug/13 Lead O/S
SHONAJONES 17/Aug/13 Lead β
spenser 17/Aug/13 Lead O/S
ChrisBrooke 12/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Keeley Scholes
jamespilgrim 04/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Thomas
rushy11111918 03/Aug/13 Lead
with Grzegorz Krolak
richy85 ?/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 28/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Fatclimber 28/Jul/13 Lead rpt
with Kelwyn
E30Adam 25/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Adam Cook
Ian MK 21/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Wayne Murphy
THETWIG007 21/Jul/13 TR O/S
leagump 21/Jul/13 Lead O/S

VERY scary and the black stripes are very hard

with bittenoffmore
Hidden 21/Jul/13 Lead O/S
farley-hulse89 21/Jul/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Rooney90 20/Jul/13 AltLd
ivebittenoffmorethanicanstu 19/Jul/13 Lead β
edmundro 15/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead β
Rokmunky 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Trannum
trannumrahim 14/Jul/13 Lead
with Rich
stranter 13/Jul/13 Lead rpt

Great climb.

Ian Bell 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Tania T
Hidden 07/Jul/13 Lead rpt
Andre Clarke 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with paul jackson
devilesslover 01/Jul/13 Lead β
phardy 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Bristol_Quornstar 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Quarryboy 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S

All the holds in the crack just feel great.

with Alex Rhodes, James Rich, Rob Stanfield
JamesRich 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Alex Rhodes, Rob stanfield, Jack Bradbrook
Stanners 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Alex Rhodes, James Rich, Jack Bradbrook
knighty 22/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Andy Gardner
Sami Mandeel 21/Jun/13 Lead O/S
el_monty 21/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Sami
mop449 19/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Pike 06/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Marc
jennifers87 06/Jun/13 Lead O/S

Lovely climb, sea breeze and view

with Louise Duncan
georgenvk 30/May/13 Lead O/S
DanTT 27/May/13 Lead O/S

Mel threaded and cried...

with Katie Coffield, Mel Silcock (nee Madgin), Col Silcock, Sarah Tattersall, Alan Campbell
Jonathan Emett 27/May/13 Lead rpt
with dave
Hidden 27/May/13 Lead O/S
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 27/May/13 Lead O/S
with Steph
Steph Roberts 27/May/13 Lead O/S
with Sam
derryclimbs 26/May/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 25/May/13 Lead O/S
dbm 25/May/13 Lead O/S
AlexHerbert79 25/May/13 Lead

Really enjoyed it

jayyaj 25/May/13 Lead
Hidden 18/May/13 Lead
j4kub 15/May/13 Lead O/S
with claire gibson
Dan_F 12/May/13 Lead rpt
with Dan Griffiths
Hidden 05/May/13 Lead O/S
shaws 04/May/13 Lead O/S
with Leon, Jobbo
Laura Parker 04/May/13 Lead
Alex Parker 04/May/13 Lead

With Fred on his first sport climbing trip! good lead my boy!

Jim Malo 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Hugh
The Nic Monk 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
chubbyclimber 20/Apr/13 Lead
efetunc ?/Apr/13 Lead
Hidden 06/Feb/13 Lead rpt
dale1968 06/Feb/13 2nd rpt
with Tom
David Staples ??/2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2013 Lead O/S
bradfry 11/Nov/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Oct/12 TR O/S
poeter210 20/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Oct/12 Lead β
ian d f 20/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Olaf
druss 20/Oct/12 2nd
Hidden 14/Oct/12 Lead O/S
android_lloyd 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Tom
Peter Lovell 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Tom Packer 28/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Lloyd
Hidden 22/Sep/12 -
jon_gill1 22/Sep/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 20/Sep/12 Lead
Hidden 20/Sep/12 Lead
sambosanquet101 16/Sep/12 Lead
with Chris Rushe
sammycolon 15/Sep/12 -
tomB 15/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Jody
razzorbuzz 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Alex.H, Andy Elliot
Twisty 07/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Greg Slee
stranter 01/Sep/12 Lead rpt
matthewpwilson 01/Sep/12 TR O/S
with Laura
laura wilson 01/Sep/12 Lead
garethm 01/Sep/12 TR O/S
minimark001 ?/Sep/12 -
g1m147 28/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Diane, Samuel
Matt250 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
dh7892 26/Aug/12 TR O/S

Really fun. For such a low grade there are a nice variety of moves.

Hidden 25/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Gareth Waite 23/Aug/12 TR
Alex 74 23/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Gareth
devilesslover 19/Aug/12 TR dog

No falls but some rest

Georgina Brooke 19/Aug/12 Lead O/S
alan.phobos 12/Aug/12 -
Hidden ?/Aug/12 Lead dog
Matt_Hardy ?/Aug/12 Lead
GF ?/Aug/12 -
Hidden 25/Jul/12 Lead rpt
AndrewHeaton 22/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Alice
Hidden 14/Jul/12 2nd
cathymiller 14/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/12 Lead β
davemcummings 08/Jul/12 Lead O/S
bsparky 08/Jul/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Jul/12 Lead O/S
ali macphee 01/Jul/12 Lead
marcthebeat 01/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Amy Blackwell, Candice Gallab
candicegallab 01/Jul/12 Lead β
with Amy blackwell, Marc Biles
Hidden 24/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jun/12 Lead
Louise Hall 20/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Mauricio, Tina Gargett
rachchanter 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/12 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/12 Lead O/S
risby 27/May/12 Lead rpt

Did this a couple of times; first so Chris could second it and then putting up quickdraws so he could lead it and thread the rope at the lower-offs for the first time.

with Chris Jones
wibb20 13/May/12 Lead O/S

A lovely route with a tricky start. My favourite F3 on this crag.

Hidden 13/May/12 Lead O/S
KLucy 12/May/12 2nd
cdpuk 12/May/12 Lead rpt
Fatclimber 03/May/12 Lead O/S
with Dean Chapman
Georgia H ?/May/12 Lead
Hidden 28/Apr/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 14/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Chloe 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S
RichardDavidson69 08/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with Rob Cook, Chloe Davidson, Andy Cook
c.thomson89 08/Apr/12 TR β
Hidden 07/Apr/12 Lead β
samfayers 02/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with sars
ElBarto 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Great route, maybe a bit of a tough start for a 3+ but still great.

Nick_Merriman ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Ross Forsyth
ElBarto 25/Mar/12 Lead O/S
davepotter2011 25/Mar/12 2nd O/S
laura wilson 24/Mar/12 TR O/S
Hidden 24/Mar/12 Lead rpt
matthewpwilson 24/Mar/12 TR
with Laura
Sarah Welsh 03/Mar/12 Lead O/S
rustyfishhook 27/Feb/12 Lead O/S
stranter 25/Feb/12 Lead rpt
urbanisedanimal 18/Feb/12 -
GuitarGenius92 04/Feb/12 Lead O/S
RichardN 29/Jan/12 Lead O/S
kcollender 29/Jan/12 Lead
Trippinjester 28/Jan/12 TR O/S

Nice climb. Difficult finnish.

with stefan, Jamie Knight
The Ivanator 02/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with Omar, Toby
Ybot Htulk ??/2012 Lead
with Ivan
matt perks ??/2012 -
petecox84 ??/2012 -
dailyheadache ??/2012 -
popov86 ?/Dec/11 Lead
Hidden 27/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Nov/11 Lead
philhaigh 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S
nataliehaigh 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S
martin one 16/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with jeremy
ElBarto 16/Oct/11 Lead O/S

Nice climb but it's more like a 4 or 4+.

will black 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Pegleg 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Paul Jackson
Hidden 09/Oct/11 Lead O/S
AliciaHarrison 09/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Briony Martin, Richard Mardell
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
jopayne1988 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
senusert 01/Oct/11 Lead RP
with Frank
Hidden 26/Sep/11 Lead O/S
bsparky 25/Sep/11 TR O/S
with Anne-Marie Trevena
UnkArl 25/Sep/11 Lead β

Nice climb, the start is really good and committing for the grade.

with Lisa, Rik
Hidden 25/Sep/11 2nd
Big Rik 25/Sep/11 2nd
ardzeiem 25/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Emma
jon_gill1 24/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Soph
Jonathan Emett 17/Sep/11 Lead rpt
with darryl
gibsond 17/Sep/11 Lead rpt
Pegleg 17/Sep/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/Sep/11 2nd
Hidden 16/Sep/11 Lead
Hidden 13/Sep/11 Lead O/S
tev 04/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Janet
benren 03/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Tom
Hinchrn 03/Sep/11 Lead O/S
zachbassett10 ?/Sep/11 Lead O/S

another really easy climb but great fun to do nice moves

Rossco78 ?/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/11 2nd O/S
reece.robinson 27/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Tony, Alex
tonevert 27/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Great climb seemed harder than grade stated but really good holds and felt exposed

jennym32 27/Aug/11 Lead O/S

2nd outdoor lead. Scary first section - easy to reach first clip but a long fall down between the boulders if you fall (and I managed to back-clip it!)

Hidden 25/Aug/11 Lead
edordead 20/Aug/11 Lead
Matt Smith 19/Aug/11 Lead O/S
lewisea 19/Aug/11 TR O/S
Emily Smith 19/Aug/11 TR O/S
Hidden 11/Aug/11 Lead O/S
JMoss 09/Aug/11 2nd O/S
h3l3n283 09/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 07/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Aug/11 Lead β
JenDurden 30/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Kat
Tom Livingstone 25/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Will Grill
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead β
eckleysam 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Robert
rd20 23/Jul/11 Lead rpt
Sars99 13/Jul/11 TR O/S
Higher Primate 13/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Matt Milsom
samfayers 13/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with sars, sutty
elCapitano 13/Jul/11 Lead O/S
risby 10/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Can't do 5s but this was no challenge at all. 4 seems just right for me. will try more 5s ...

with Oliver Dorrell, Darrell Gibson
gibsond 10/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Mungo Etwo, Ris Wright
Hidden 09/Jul/11 TR
m.alexander 09/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
The Norris 07/Jul/11 Lead O/S

First climb in portland. lovely climb. Bit reachy though.

with Gem
Hidden 07/Jul/11 2nd
cdpuk 02/Jul/11 Lead O/S
KLucy 02/Jul/11 2nd
Shona H 01/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Andrew McLean
Felix Ottey ?/Jul/11 Lead
MarkyMark_7 ?/Jul/11 Lead O/S
AC 30/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Coops_13 29/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Mark Whitfield
karly54 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Maxine
charliefarlie 22/Jun/11 Lead
with Niall
OliMcNeillis 20/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Paul Smile
enrogue 18/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Kamran Khalid, Seema Dhanjal
Dave 88 10/Jun/11 Lead O/S

For the grade; absolutely cracking climb.

with Cal Ings
tex.ryan 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with jib jib
Hidden 02/Jun/11 TR O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/11 TR
Hidden 02/Jun/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 31/May/11 Lead O/S
paulsmile 18/May/11 Lead
chris sm 14/May/11 Lead rpt
Jonathan Emett 08/May/11 Lead rpt
with rick, mike pinney
fildac ?/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/11 Lead O/S
TomBaker 25/Apr/11 Lead
Hidden 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Wil.Hooke 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Olly
montymoo 23/Apr/11 Lead
with Gareth
Nexonen 23/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Jake
Hidden 23/Apr/11 -
Gareth 23/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Mark
Josh_West 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Alpinehero 14/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Apr/11 Lead
cactuscratch 10/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Not especially difficult, but the bolts are quite far apart, and you need to get yourself psyched up!

daviesp2 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Doug
Hidden 09/Apr/11 Lead rpt
canis cibo 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
callans 06/Apr/11 Lead O/S
JIMJIM 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
JIMJIM 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Alpinehero 03/Apr/11 Lead
dereke12000 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Nice end to the morning. Also tried it straight up from the bottom, slightly to the right of the bolts, on a top-rope - good!

with Rich
Jonathan Emett 20/Mar/11 Lead rpt
with Lyndsay
Lyndsay Superclimber 20/Mar/11 Lead O/S
TiffTiff 19/Mar/11 Lead rpt
with Tom, Mel
hazeysunshine 12/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Pamela
Dan_F 19/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Nov/10 Lead
kim.mulji 17/Oct/10 Lead dog
with Lynn
Hidden ?/Oct/10 Lead O/S
iantoday 26/Sep/10 Lead
chudders1 26/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with livvy, iantoday
Ducks Rock 19/Sep/10 Lead β
with Richard Fisher
sarahkate 18/Sep/10 Lead
with Nicola Bemister, Matt Whitely
Jonathan Emett 09/Sep/10 Lead rpt
Steve Woollard 07/Sep/10 Lead
stranter 01/Sep/10 Lead O/S
najki_2000 29/Aug/10 Lead O/S

easy but enjoyable

with Chris Rose
TerryLines 29/Aug/10 Lead O/S
tania 28/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with terry
Marq 28/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with Steve Beecher, Kim S
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
pebbles 05/Aug/10 Lead
with rachel, ali
GilesD ?/Aug/10 Lead RP
andy jennings 31/Jul/10 Lead rpt
with Momber
Hidden 27/Jul/10 Lead O/S
hels86 27/Jul/10 2nd
with Tom
helios 18/Jul/10 TR
with Glyn Hutmacher, Sean Willetts, Dave Willetts
Gaijin 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Clean on-sight. What a joy to climb, although tying off was emotional!

David Alldis 14/Jul/10 Lead RP
with thomas dixon
Hidden 10/Jul/10 2nd β
sprocket90 01/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Laurence
Luke Dawson ?/Jul/10 Lead O/S
02jmmoran 25/Jun/10 Lead
Bob M 25/Jun/10 Lead
hardoreVdiffBen 25/Jun/10 Lead O/S
alexisg 21/Jun/10 Lead O/S
razzorbuzz 20/Jun/10 TR rpt
with Darren Tracey
ahaynes 14/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Mark Pontin
Hidden 06/Jun/10 Lead
Hidden 06/Jun/10 Lead
sce8 06/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Helen Savage
jez_springall 29/May/10 Lead O/S
AndyJBooth 29/May/10 Lead O/S
Dawlish 22/May/10 2nd O/S
dale1968 14/May/10 Lead rpt
with johnny graham
Hidden 14/May/10 Lead O/S
John Bonney 13/May/10 Lead rpt

Kevin and Jackie weren't convinced this was just a 3+!

with Kevin Jones, Jackie Simpson
Big Lee 03/May/10 Lead O/S

More like a 4. Interesting start of the the bulge.

with Polly Gardiner
RFWilkie 01/May/10 Lead O/S
Rob Davies 01/May/10 2nd

Grade seems odd - about UK 4b

with Phil Ashton, Neil Hyde
Hidden 25/Apr/10 TR β
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Apr/10 TR
Matty 09/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Apr/10 Lead O/S
razzorbuzz 04/Apr/10 Lead O/S

Worth making sure you have extra long draw/sling for the first bolt as had issue with rope dragging on over-hang

with Vicki
razzorbuzz 04/Apr/10 Lead rpt
with Vicki
funsize 04/Apr/10 Lead O/S

Reached the top and struggled to reach the bolts which panicked me a bit!

Burt ?/Apr/10 Lead
JimBee ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Mesh, Andy Kuszyk, Ian Burt
givemetea 21/Mar/10 Lead rpt
with Mark Shale
andrewgarratt 21/Mar/10 TR O/S
philgeorge999 ?/Mar/10 TR O/S

More like a 4

Dan_Carroll 21/Feb/10 Lead O/S
DCIGadget 14/Feb/10 Lead O/S
with Roger, Nic
tbs105 30/Jan/10 -
TiffTiff 30/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with Tom
Hidden ??/2010 Lead O/S
Jane Weir ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 Lead O/S
RandomHero 01/Dec/09 Lead O/S
dan gibson 04/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with jacquie robinson
SteWatkins ?/Oct/09 -
IggyLiz 27/Sep/09 2nd
with Chris
Chris the Tall 27/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Liz
Hidden 19/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Mark Batey 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Alys Rook
Hidden 11/Sep/09 TR O/S
Hidden 11/Sep/09 Lead β
Hidden 10/Sep/09 2nd O/S
asmith37 06/Sep/09 Lead O/S
KarlH 29/Aug/09 Lead
with Portland Party Group
surfer38 22/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/09 Lead β
Kingsjester 16/Aug/09 Lead
with Nicola Thomas
ollie6004 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S

nice, but easy

enrogue 14/Aug/09 Lead
with Alex Popescu
tdudley 13/Aug/09 Lead O/S

nice start, good fun route

Bisteris 12/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Reeges 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S
chrisace69 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Mark
Takacs 02/Aug/09 Lead O/S

First lead in Portland and a good one at that. hairy in some places but overall very happy to have completed it

with Katy Madden
Hidden 19/Jul/09 Lead rpt
dale1968 18/Jul/09 Lead O/S

first lead

with Tom
max64 14/Jul/09 Lead O/S

My first outdoor lead

with Ade
Spanglepants 08/Jul/09 TR
with Reeges
lemon 03/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Tim Rogers
Hidden 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
The Ivanator 12/Jun/09 Lead

Nice juggy fun, steep but spot on for the grade due to multitude of good holds. Laybacking the start makes it easier.

with Tegan, Sean
Perryman 12/Jun/09 TR
rdi1v07 06/Jun/09 Lead
rdi1v07 06/Jun/09 Lead
Hidden 05/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 31/May/09 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 30/May/09 Lead rpt
with Matt
Hidden 28/May/09 Lead O/S
ag_hind 24/May/09 Lead O/S
with Lindsay
Hidden 04/May/09 Lead rpt
Bella 04/May/09 Lead O/S
with Claire W
Hidden 04/May/09 Lead rpt
Sime64 03/May/09 Lead O/S

Good warm up!

with Janet
ThomasB ?/May/09 Lead O/S
Dandan82 ?/May/09 Lead O/S
with Rich
Richard Gilbert 19/Apr/09 -
Hidden 19/Apr/09 Lead
DerwentDiluted 13/Apr/09 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
wigofshame 12/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Sandrine
Sandrine 12/Apr/09 TR
with Ivan
adam carless 06/Apr/09 Lead O/S

not hard but good fun

AndyM-LVB 03/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Nicolas Tardy
lazza 29/Mar/09 Lead
with Gareth, mark
Gareth 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
runwildjohn 14/Mar/09 Lead
Hidden 14/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Mar/09 Lead β
lostinmidlands ?/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with mikeP, nil4e
Hidden 22/Feb/09 Lead β
catemuir 22/Feb/09 Lead
with Alex Malins
Ezy Ryder 21/Feb/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jan/09 TR O/S
breed 27/Jan/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 27/Jan/09 Lead O/S
eddiedwards ??/2009 Lead O/S
Dynosoar ??/2009 Lead O/S

Much much easier than it first looks

with Sally Enwhistle
thompson1000 ??/2009 -
Alex More ??/2009 Lead O/S
nxmas ??/2009 Lead rpt
PeteLoveless ?/Dec/08 Lead O/S
mikehenesy 22/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Chris Lodge
Vulch 22/Nov/08 TR O/S
with Jon and Penny
Ugly Kid Jo 15/Nov/08 Lead
with Marq, Aurore
Marq 15/Nov/08 2nd
aurore 15/Nov/08 Lead
with Jo
steve taylor 25/Oct/08 Lead rpt
with Ian Smith
GarethHall 04/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with John Bissel
Hidden 01/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Lallylandslider 29/Sep/08 Lead O/S
kylieo 22/Aug/08 Lead
with Phil
Hidden 20/Aug/08 Lead
Ugly Kid Jo 16/Aug/08 Lead

Lovely route!

with Ruth
mjeffery 12/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Warren Earle 10/Aug/08 Lead O/S
chalk bunny ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Katri
FrostyWebb 27/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Tom
climbingrev 15/Jul/08 Lead rpt
with Mike Philips
climbingrev 13/Jul/08 Lead β

Steep start on this - but juggy and comfortable. Don't be put off , it really is a 3+

Hidden 29/Jun/08 Lead O/S
John Bonney 28/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Kath Hall
Hidden 28/Jun/08 Lead O/S
breed 25/Jun/08 Lead O/S
julian allen 17/Jun/08 Lead O/S
gfoster 17/Jun/08 Lead O/S

Lovely route =o)

nblackbeard 17/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Bex Atkinson 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Tom Dixon
sce8 08/Jun/08 -
with Gemma Fisher
Lady Lou Lou 06/Jun/08 TR O/S
with Peter Tecks
existing debt 04/Jun/08 -
with Iain a
Hidden 01/Jun/08 Lead O/S
sarahkate ?/Jun/08 2nd
Hidden ?/Jun/08 TR O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/08 Lead
mattshort 16/May/08 Lead
with Matt Wake
Hidden 15/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/08 -
lee91 16/Apr/08 Lead O/S

Great climb well worth the 2 stars

with Alex
alexrp 13/Apr/08 Lead
with Mark R
PKR 10/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with P ,R
Monk 05/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Mandy
quantized 23/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with Emma Bowles
jamie ward 03/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with Nathan Sunley-smith
Darren_R ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with Alice Missions
joeurwin 25/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with alex
pennyb 24/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with A School Group (with Jon)
jl 24/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with A School Group
MarkRyder 09/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with James B
climbingrev 02/Feb/08 Lead O/S

Lovely climb. Steep start for the grade

wonderwoman 02/Feb/08 2nd
with climbingrev
Hidden ??/2008 -
Matt Bennett ?/Dec/07 Lead
Hidden 11/Nov/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Nov/07 Lead O/S
nikinko 10/Nov/07 2nd dog

couple of falls from first move. Not used to steep juggy limestone!

with GOC Nicola
jayne-bravo 10/Nov/07 Lead O/S

My first sport climb. Took one rest, so not quite a clean lead.

with Sam (nst)
rd20 10/Nov/07 Lead
with Martin, Sam
Hidden 10/Nov/07 -
Jonathan Emett 03/Nov/07 Lead rpt
with Peter Weston
tavarua 21/Oct/07 Lead O/S

Slight overhang after first bolt.

with Sarah
Jonathan Emett 06/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Peter Weston
Hidden 19/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Sep/07 -
Hidden 01/Sep/07 Lead O/S
spacey 27/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with jo macey
Jules 210681 19/Aug/07 2nd
Zoomer 19/Aug/07 2nd
cpoad 11/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Clare F
simoncov 04/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with LJ
jossa ?/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Moley
andy jennings ?/Jul/07 Lead O/S
hallex 10/Jun/07 Lead O/S

A great climb!

with Bex Atkinson
sce8 10/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Gemma Fisher
Gem29 10/Jun/07 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Darrell Read 30/May/07 Lead
with Paul Ylioja
PhilWragg 18/May/07 Lead
Hidden 09/May/07 -
Hidden 06/May/07 Lead
rd20 06/May/07 Lead O/S

1st onsight

with Helen
Katya 29/Apr/07 Lead O/S

First bolt looks like its high up above bad landing, but getting to it is a cake! A very pleasant climb, nice way to finish weekend :)

with Sue
JonLees 29/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Marti999 15/Apr/07 Lead
Hidden 15/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Apr/07 Lead O/S
rhino_bill 11/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Julie Carroll ?/Apr/07 Lead
with Petra, Gina, Suzie, Carole Dawson
CarolineH 26/Mar/07 Lead
with Chris
jh5638 26/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Neil Ferguson
vertigo 23/Mar/07 Lead β
with Cat Higgs
phil stubbs 22/Mar/07 Sent
with Neil Williams
Hidden 03/Feb/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2007 Lead
Lloyders ??/2007 -
jchenoweth 28/Oct/06 2nd O/S

James lead, Matt and I seconded

with James and Matt
Hidden 23/Sep/06 Lead rpt
dobby 200 10/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/06 Lead
AR 20/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with James
Marq 06/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Steve Yates
Hidden 06/Aug/06 Lead O/S
freelancer_85 05/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Steve W
bigie bob 25/Jul/06 Lead O/S
JPGR 16/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Yvette
nienke 18/Jun/06 Lead
sce8 11/Jun/06 Lead O/S
chris sm 10/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Pippa Froggatt
Hidden 29/May/06 -
tradguy 28/May/06 Lead O/S
ebunick 14/May/06 Lead O/S
with Lou
Rebecca Buckenham 13/May/06 Lead O/S
with Hazel
davewing 06/May/06 Lead

Nice and easy, deserves the stars.

with Chris Sansum
Hidden 16/Apr/06 Lead O/S
Chris Sansum 06/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with Dave Wing
MontyH 12/Feb/06 Lead
with pete frost
Hidden 11/Feb/06 TR
trevor macalonan 05/Feb/06 Lead O/S
Scott N ??/2006 Lead O/S
steve taylor ??/2006 Lead
The Mountain Goat ??/2006 -
michael burrows 05/Oct/05 Lead O/S
graham knott 02/Oct/05 2nd O/S
with Cheryl Warren & Jo Stables
Hidden ?/Oct/05 Lead O/S
Sparky!!!3 31/Aug/05 Lead
peas 19/Aug/05 Lead O/S

Great start to the day.

with Chris Ford
tobydunford 08/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with Dom Sellers
Somerset swede basher 08/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with Toby Dunford
Howard1 ?/Aug/05 Lead
with Fi
Hidden ?/Aug/05 Lead
Wilbur ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with Padge
viking ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
Jenn 27/Jun/05 2nd
TRNovice 26/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Jenn
Hidden 07/May/05 Lead O/S
Rob Laird ?/Apr/05 Lead O/S
homing-penguin 22/Aug/04 Lead
Hedley 15/Aug/04 Lead O/S
with Johan
PWEI_fan ?/Aug/04 -
Richard Horn ??/2004 Lead O/S
will_benfold ?/Sep/03 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Apr/03 Lead O/S
jonberry791 ??/2003 Lead O/S
FrankW 29/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Laura
Hidden 28/Apr/02 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/01 Lead O/S
Richard Alderton 08/Aug/01 2nd
with Rich Gilbert, Giblet
surfdad 08/Aug/01 Lead
aged_ape ?/Apr/01 Lead O/S
with Ian G
The Jazz Butcher ??/2000 -
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