8m.

Rockfax Description
Start between the two ground-level bushes. Climb to the left of the bolts all the way to the top and reach right to clip the lower-off. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Portland for the beginner (lead climbs), Portland.


ClimberDateStyle
Hidden 28/Aug Lead O/S
itslaurahill 16/Aug Lead O/S
vix 30/Jul AltLd O/S
with Lorna
TeeKayeWun 18/Jul TR
with Aiden Kerr, Steve vincent
AineS 16/Jul -
with Wayne
Binigo 23/Jun Lead O/S
NigelHurst 17/Jun Lead O/S

Quite an enjoyable climb, but like all at this crag, undergraded.

with Steph
StephB 17/Jun Lead O/S
with Nigel
timorme 04/Jun Lead O/S
with Dan Orme
natehd9 13/May Lead β
with Stu
Hidden 20/Apr Lead O/S
stonejumper 15/Apr -
with Stan
rhino_bill 08/Apr Lead O/S
FiFiHill 08/Apr TR
wderham 27/Mar Lead O/S
harrypayne ??/2017 Lead O/S
Fatclimber 20/Nov/16 Lead
with Self Belayed
Hidden 14/Sep/16 Lead
carlb0809 14/Sep/16 Lead
jobangles 27/Aug/16 TR O/S
with James Hood, Rupert, Asher
Wallman 27/Aug/16 Lead rpt
with Johannes, Asher, James
Marie357 03/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Megan
Megan.richardson1 03/Aug/16 2nd
with Marie
Craig Hiscock 23/Jul/16 Lead
Hidden 23/Jul/16 TR O/S
steveliput 16/Jul/16 Lead O/S
pfweller 11/Jul/16 Lead O/S
notclive 11/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Wallman 04/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Asher, Luke
sambosanquet101 25/May/16 Lead
with Lucas Fries
Anouk Spelt 02/May/16 -
Hidden 02/May/16 Lead
Hidden 02/May/16 Lead O/S
Michael Hellyer 01/May/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Apr/16 Lead O/S
Talia Drew 29/Apr/16 TR β
Maddie1991 05/Apr/16 TR β
PatrickEnglish 05/Apr/16 Lead O/S
nicholsonharry ?/Apr/16 Lead rpt
lottiec 25/Mar/16 2nd
with Mikey P
PEccleston 19/Mar/16 Lead
with Archie.W
Hidden 19/Mar/16 Lead
Hidden 18/Dec/15 Solo O/S
Kevin Wood 02/Nov/15 Lead O/S
with Alex Gower-Jackson
JayAsh 31/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with AJ
AJ007 31/Oct/15 Lead O/S
nicholsonharry 22/Oct/15 TR O/S
Hidden 18/Oct/15 Lead
Adam Perrett 25/Aug/15 Lead rpt

wet

Paul Hicks 25/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Aug/15 TR O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/15 Lead O/S
steven703 11/Jul/15 Lead
Hidden 13/Jun/15 -
Hidden 13/Jun/15 Lead O/S
rockafunked ?/Jun/15 Lead O/S
David Alldis ?/Jun/15 AltLd dog
with thomas dixon
Jen Jones 22/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Ed Houghton 22/Apr/15 Lead O/S
acer2012 18/Apr/15 Lead O/S
AshleyLong 06/Apr/15 Lead
christina9689 04/Apr/15 Lead β
with dkelly
OliWoolland ?/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Steph
Marcus 08/Feb/15 AltLd
Hidden 08/Feb/15 AltLd O/S
Hidden ??/2015 Lead
Mattimeo 05/Oct/14 TR O/S
Abrockalypse 05/Oct/14 TR O/S
with Matt Bryant
Hidden ?/Sep/14 2nd O/S
Jon Thorne 19/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hairbear75 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Gemma Hope, Andy Hope
Hidden 31/May/14 Lead O/S
Patrick Clissold 10/May/14 Lead O/S
shane4747 30/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Alice_Horton 26/Mar/14 2nd
runwildjohn 26/Mar/14 Lead
UBMC 09/Mar/14 2nd
Hidden 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
kieranbowen 18/Feb/14 Lead O/S
with Ruth
Ruth Sankey 18/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Steve Woollard 08/Dec/13 Lead
Shakti 23/Oct/13 -

Bottom rope

Jenben 28/Sep/13 -
Theeni 15/Sep/13 Lead O/S
LauraTejada ?/Sep/13 AltLd
Rhi Rhi 27/Aug/13 Lead
berry6717 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Hannah Berry
MGrock 15/Aug/13 Lead
mcrockett 04/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Nick Ashwood 21/Jul/13 Lead
Hidden 23/Jun/13 Lead O/S
swmackey 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
professorcobra 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Christina, Anna, Sabine Wilkins
montymoo 06/Apr/13 Lead
with Gareth
Gareth 06/Apr/13 Lead rpt
with Mark
Jules_Julia 28/Mar/13 Lead β
amy91 28/Mar/13 Lead
with Julia Hinchliffe
beckybutcher91 ??/2013 Lead
with Emily Butcher
will ??/2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Nov/12 Lead
betathief 06/Nov/12 Lead O/S
jennym32 13/Oct/12 TR O/S
pete1185 29/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Dom Koole
Hidden 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Lewis201 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
jhobbs ?/Aug/12 Lead O/S
r.greaves 21/Jul/12 Lead
Iron Face 20/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Jordon Fleming 20/Jul/12 Lead O/S

nice warm up and done in flip flops

with matt
Hidden 20/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Jul/12 Lead O/S
HairyBean 08/Jul/12 Lead O/S
SarahSumner 25/Jun/12 Lead
Chris Redding 07/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/12 Lead
oddessy_uk 26/May/12 Lead O/S
aldred 16/May/12 Lead O/S
Hedley 16/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/May/12 2nd
davenev 27/Apr/12 2nd O/S
with Russell
georgenvk 26/Apr/12 Lead O/S
ewanjp 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Ugly Kid Jo 06/Apr/12 TR
with Jim
Hidden 03/Apr/12 Lead
Hidden 26/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Mar/12 Lead β
finter22 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Mar/12 Lead
Hidden 18/Mar/12 Lead
klo1981 03/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Andrew White
sarahlizzy 21/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Syv
petecox84 ??/2012 -
Marcin78 ??/2012 Lead
with Basia
Hidden ??/2012 Lead rpt
tommytom ??/2012 Lead O/S
erica 22/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with John
John Brayshaw 22/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Erica
Hidden 06/Nov/11 TR O/S
Hidden ?/Nov/11 TR O/S
tommy 07/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 14/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Ed morris 31/Aug/11 Lead O/S
lewisea 19/Aug/11 TR O/S
with Emily Smith, Matt Smith
Maddi O'Brien 15/Aug/11 Lead
with Dean Merchant
Emily Smith 05/Aug/11 TR O/S
Matt Smith 05/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/11 Lead O/S
f.kav 02/Aug/11 Lead

LB

Hidden 02/Aug/11 Lead
benwhit ?/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Rich
Hidden 28/Jul/11 -
Hidden 28/Jul/11 2nd O/S
wi11 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S
The Norris 08/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Buddlia bush in the way at the start, but a nice climb. seemed easier than the grade 3's nearby.

with Gem
Hidden 08/Jul/11 2nd
Coops_13 29/May/11 Lead O/S
with Tom Sturgeon
Shua1990 25/May/11 Lead O/S
danfunkman 25/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/May/11 Lead O/S
jamesleesaunders 30/Apr/11 -
DreadyCraig 30/Apr/11 -
Hidden 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
jon_ridley 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S

sport w/ andrew whyte

Josh_West 16/Apr/11 2nd
Jonathan Emett 11/Apr/11 Solo O/S
John Lewis 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Maureen
Daniel Wicks 29/Mar/11 Lead
with Radek
tom parsons 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with James Barry
Fatclimber 06/Feb/11 Lead O/S
with London Meet up Group
Hidden 09/Jan/11 Lead
MarkyMark_7 ??/2011 Lead β
j miller ??/2011 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 TR
Psych ??/2011 Lead O/S
jamjambarwick ??/2011 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden ?/Nov/10 Lead
Madd2731 20/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Qi Xie
Hidden 29/Aug/10 Lead RP
Hidden 24/Aug/10 Lead dog
RiPomc 24/Aug/10 Lead

Top move seemed to be just a step across onto a block, but couldn't do it first time round. Gave it a second go and sort of made it.

tania 18/Aug/10 Lead
with Lisa
Oceanic 14/Aug/10 -
steven24584 11/Aug/10 Lead RP
taps323 ?/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden 31/Jul/10 Lead
hels86 31/Jul/10 2nd
with Tom
Wildman 24/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Gaijin 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Jul/10 2nd
Hidden 04/Jul/10 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/Jul/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 20/Jun/10 2nd O/S
Tj murray 17/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Tom Seccombe 17/Jun/10 Lead dog
dereke12000 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Last climb of the day, nice easy finish.

with Rich
Eike 23/May/10 Lead
Hidden 23/May/10 2nd
Kingsjester 17/May/10 Lead
stranter 20/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Kati
rovers777 20/Apr/10 Lead dog
pielander 19/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with keith
Hidden 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
olllie26 04/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Graham Westbrook ?/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Feb/10 TR
Steve954 06/Feb/10 TR rpt

Great route, no problems, attack the bulge at the top straight on rather than the easy option to the left. Get the small hold round to the right of the bulge with your right hand and bring left over the top.

with Andy, Rich
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
nick jeans ??/2010 Lead
with tony adshead
Hidden 06/Dec/09 Lead
Hidden ?/Dec/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/09 Lead
Peterose 30/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Go to the top by the left, traverse to the final bolts.

with Susan
Howes 29/Aug/09 Lead
with Katie Elaine
Hidden 12/Aug/09 2nd
karly54 12/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Maxine
robandian ?/Aug/09 Lead
benthfc ?/Aug/09 Solo
Matt02003 ?/Aug/09 Lead
Hidden 24/Jul/09 Lead
fordie77 01/Jul/09 2nd
AlastairB 01/Jul/09 Lead O/S
PerrinT ?/Jun/09 Lead
with Shaun Lowman
andrew549 30/May/09 Lead
Kylie 28/May/09 Lead O/S
with RUMC
pffft 28/May/09 Lead O/S
with Ben McDonald
Hidden 27/May/09 Lead
chili-d 23/May/09 TR O/S

lovely route - drifted to the left of the blunt arete to finish however as nothing to hold to the right...

with Poz
Hidden 16/May/09 Lead O/S
nikinko 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with craggy ladies
ali macphee 08/May/09 -
Brian Dalrymple 08/May/09 2nd O/S
funsize 03/May/09 TR dnf

Got stuck on the first part of the slab under the patch of grass.

razzorbuzz 03/May/09 Lead O/S
with Vicki
carl_123 01/May/09 Lead O/S
with ali mac
Hidden 19/Apr/09 Lead
Hidden 18/Apr/09 Lead
Rokmunky 07/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Hannah
Hidden ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
El3ctroFuzz 31/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Adam West
cmsg 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Rob Laird 28/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Andy
Hidden 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
DreadyCraig 07/Mar/09 Lead dog
jamesleesaunders 07/Mar/09 Lead dog

Out for first sport climb session!

wigofshame 28/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Sandrine
Sandrine 28/Feb/09 Lead
with Ivan
jifwally 22/Feb/09 -
La benya ??/2009 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
thompson1000 ??/2009 -
Hidden 29/Nov/08 Lead O/S
jayne-bravo 15/Nov/08 2nd
with Nikki (nst)
00nip 18/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with David Clarke
Hidden 13/Oct/08 Lead O/S
rhino_bill 02/Oct/08 Lead β
vertigo 02/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Sep/08 TR dnf
Hidden 06/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Boe Jailey 26/Aug/08 Lead
with Jhonny
benparratt ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jul/08 Lead O/S
FrostyWebb 01/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Josh King
Hidden 14/Jun/08 2nd
Hidden 14/Jun/08 Lead β
gav 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Tim
argyle_dude 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
sihillier 01/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Ian Wilson
Hidden ?/Jun/08 Lead O/S
nadeem ?/Jun/08 Lead
Marti999 24/May/08 Lead O/S
with Jemma
briar4012 17/May/08 2nd dog
Hidden 17/May/08 Lead O/S
joshwales ?/May/08 Lead rpt
Hidden ?/May/08 Lead
Bobby Pearson 07/Apr/08 Lead O/S
nicksdavies17 07/Apr/08 2nd
quantized 22/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with Emma Bowles
Hidden ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S
freemanTom ?/Mar/08 Lead
smargerison 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Sam
Hidden ?/Feb/08 -
nienke 26/Jan/08 2nd
with Adam Young
Alex More ??/2008 Lead
daza 30/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Ceara
james.f.williamson 21/Dec/07 Lead O/S
jesscooney 21/Dec/07 2nd
staceyjg 03/Dec/07 2nd O/S
Steve954 27/Oct/07 2nd

A bit tricky especially the finish as the top bolts are difficult to reach around the head stone

bumpkinberry ?/Oct/07 TR
with Phil Freeman, Emma Roddis
ElvisLeg 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Christopher Witts
Hidden 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
CarolineH 23/Sep/07 2nd
chriswitts1 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Ash Edwards
whiting.jp 23/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with jamesca and chris poad
cpoad 23/Sep/07 Lead rpt
Somerset swede basher 18/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Sarah Stirling
Hidden 09/Sep/07 Lead O/S
julian allen 02/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/07 Lead O/S
martin one 26/Aug/07 2nd
with pete
Jules 210681 19/Aug/07 Lead
Zoomer 19/Aug/07 2nd
Sandy Holford ?/Aug/07 Solo
pete.hutchings ?/Aug/07 Lead O/S
joe_alexander 16/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Emma
crazydaisy 16/Jul/07 2nd
fivestar 07/Jul/07 Lead
Herron 20/Jun/07 Lead O/S
hallex 11/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with BEx Atkinson and Neil Harrison
Bex Atkinson 11/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Neil Harrison
sce8 09/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Livy
dobby 200 07/Jun/07 Lead rpt
Darren_R ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Alice Missions
Hidden ?/Jun/07 Lead
AsleepOnBelay 06/May/07 Lead O/S
with Sarah Davis
Hidden 05/May/07 2nd
Hidden 05/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead O/S
leemaybr05 06/Apr/07 Lead O/S

first intrduction to the cuttings. dodgy last section with a right reach to the lower off

adambettiss 02/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Pete Coceani
John-Luke Casey ?/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Kev Nash
Allan Watson 25/Mar/07 Lead
with Ian Atkins
CharlieC 11/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Bob
Hidden 04/Feb/07 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Jan/07 Solo O/S
hutchay ??/2007 Lead O/S
PerrinT ??/2007 TR
phil_freeman ??/2007 Lead
with dave spence
Hidden ??/2007 TR
Hidden ??/2007 -
Scott N ??/2007 -
Hidden 19/Nov/06 Lead O/S
sprocket90 23/Sep/06 Lead O/S

Not a problem, slightly tricky top around the overhanging chunk of rock to finish. 3 bolts.

with Hannah
Hidden 10/Sep/06 Lead
Chris Sansum 22/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Weilin Wang, Darren Garlish
thelizard 13/Jul/06 Lead β
with Tony Adshead
Tony Adshead 13/Jul/06 TR O/S
Hidden 12/Jul/06 Solo O/S
maddogmac 15/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with munky
chrisw88 05/Jun/06 Lead
Hidden ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
ebunick 13/May/06 Lead O/S
with Lou
Hidden 04/May/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/06 2nd
BennyBoy ?/May/06 Lead O/S
with Dylan Burgess
cpoad 15/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with Clare F
jonathan watt 08/Apr/06 Lead
DerwentDiluted ?/Apr/06 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
bazzag 22/Jan/06 Lead
with reece
Lloyders ??/2006 -
steve taylor ??/2006 Lead
freelancer_85 ??/2006 Lead RP

Fun, the hardest bit being the move out over the bulge.

with Megan
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
Phil PBC ??/2006 -
Hidden ?/Nov/05 Lead O/S
Crabby 15/Oct/05 TR dnf
with cheeky
davewing 18/Aug/05 Lead
trevor macalonan 02/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with Stuart
Rob Laird ?/May/05 Lead O/S
Wayne S ??/2005 -
PWEI_fan ??/2005 -
Rob Kennard ??/2005 -
chrisrogers ?/Sep/04 Lead O/S
with David ?
Hidden 01/Aug/04 Lead O/S
Wilbur ?/Aug/04 Lead O/S
with Coops
Hidden 15/Jul/04 Lead O/S
Rob Oram 06/Aug/03 Lead O/S
with Richard Frewin
JonHarvey 22/Apr/03 Lead O/S
with Michael Maben
chris murnin 21/Mar/03 Lead
homing-penguin 03/Mar/03 Lead
Hidden ?/Jan/03 Lead
sam coward ??/2003 Lead O/S
with Helen
ASchwirtz ??/2003 Lead O/S
Richard Horn ??/2003 Lead O/S
jl 22/Jun/02 Lead
with Barry
aged_ape ?/Jun/02 Lead O/S
with Ian G
Hidden ?/Apr/02 Lead O/S
MontyH 29/Mar/02 Lead O/S
with Paul Milton
jonberry791 ??/2002 Lead O/S
EllieWoods 18/Oct/01 Lead O/S
with Trevor
Hidden 04/Sep/01 Lead O/S
Allan Young 07/Jul/01 Lead O/S
with Michelle Ryan
Gareth 05/May/01 Lead O/S
with Graeme
FrankW 16/Sep/00 Lead O/S
with Levi
rocktigger ?/Aug/00 2nd O/S
with Ian, Clare
gripped01 ?/Feb/00 Lead O/S
with Bobby G
The Jazz Butcher ??/2000 -
Hidden 25/Oct/99 Lead O/S
climbingrev 27/Aug/98 Lead O/S

Nice Warm Up. Bit Tricky for 3+ though, especially final move. 3B's to lower off

Steve Mcc 26/Jul/98 Lead O/S
with Ben Booth, Nick Hinton
Paul_southgate68 ?/Jul/98 Lead O/S
with chris williams/jon ratcliffe
Hidden ??/1998 -
Hidden 14/Sep/96 Lead dog
Hidden 14/Sep/96 Lead O/S
simon kimber ??/1996 Lead
simon kimber ??/1996 Lead
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Voting
High 4a
Mid 4a
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High 3+
Mid 3+
Low 3+
High 3
Mid 3
Low 3
Votes cast 31
Votes cast 27
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Soloed
Alt Leads
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Flashed (β)
Dogged
Redpoint
DNF
Not Set