Rockfax Description
The arete on its right-hand side rocking over leftwards. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Peak Bouldering - bold-star Eastern-Grit sub 7s, CUMC Ticklist, Grit bits to get streng!.

Hidden 14/Jan Sent
Jamiewalkerjones 09/Dec/17 Sent dnf
rowland penty 03/Dec/17 Sent dnf
Cole Robertson 03/Dec/17 Sent dnf

At least 9C+

George Frisby 03/Dec/17 Sent dnf

Not possible

crimpthengaston 19/Nov/17 -
stvey 12/Nov/17 Sent rpt
Sam Cooke 12/Nov/17 Sent dnf

To the last move and fell off, twice. Next time.

davidw 08/Nov/17 -
david morse 05/Nov/17 Sent x

The best, hardest and most satisfying problem of the day. Quality

with KT, stevebarratt
Hidden 03/Nov/17 Sent rpt
RyBlackmore 28/Oct/17 Sent O/S
ducko 18/Oct/17 -

so good!

Hidden 14/Oct/17 Sent rpt
Hidden 24/Sep/17 Sent rpt
Bethangriffith 29/Aug/17 Sent dnf
with Jack
papasmurf 12/Aug/17 -
Hidden 11/Aug/17 Sent
Hidden 07/Aug/17 Sent rpt
James Oakes 27/Jul/17 Sent x
Thomas Hirons 23/Jun/17 Sent x
Hidden 23/Jun/17 Sent x
Hidden 07/May/17 -
Hidden 07/May/17 Sent
Doug_Mc 04/May/17 Sent
Hidden 27/Apr/17 Sent rpt
Hidden 22/Apr/17 Sent dnf
Joe Grondowski 17/Apr/17 Sent rpt
Hidden 15/Apr/17 Sent
heaths mum 11/Apr/17 -
with Heath, Anna and steven
heaths mum 11/Apr/17 -
with Heath, Anna and steven
Carter 08/Apr/17 Sent x
with Anna
C coldwell-storry 28/Mar/17 Sent β
Hidden 26/Mar/17 Sent rpt
Fraser hill-casey 24/Mar/17 Sent x
Hidden 26/Feb/17 Sent rpt
TedT 19/Feb/17 Sent x

Thank god.

monkeymyster 19/Feb/17 Sent x
Hidden 19/Feb/17 Sent
Hidden 05/Feb/17 Sent
partz 22/Jan/17 Sent x

Such a simple looking problem. Took ages!

adam6509 22/Jan/17 Sent
Hidden 13/Jan/17 Sent rpt
dood1 27/Dec/16 Sent rpt
SGD 27/Dec/16 Sent rpt

I do like this. Very short and unassuming but what a great little problem.

JayAyBee 24/Dec/16 Sent x

First did this years ago, feels pretty straightforward with a high palm. Enjoyed watching Dave struggle!

with Dave
Dave Mayes 24/Dec/16 Sent x

This is so so hard

with James
bigdrew 23/Dec/16 Sent
Hidden 19/Dec/16 Sent rpt
ashtond6 18/Dec/16 Sent


gaz.marshall 04/Dec/16 Sent
with Eddie
Frankie_Tucker 26/Nov/16 Sent x
flatland_warrior 26/Nov/16 Sent rpt
EdGS 26/Nov/16 Sent O/S
with Frankie Tucker, Matt Hs, Jacob Bloodworth, Rocco
Andy Moles 24/Nov/16 Sent x

I think this took me the most attempts I've ever had on a problem at this grade. An enjoyable schooling.

burto 19/Nov/16 Sent x
with Crew
ferdia 19/Nov/16 Sent rpt
with Crew
MNC 13/Nov/16 Sent
MrFantastic 07/Nov/16 Sent dnf
abathingjames 03/Nov/16 Sent x
Rory_Cummings_NI 02/Nov/16 Sent x
with Katie, Ali
LBrown 29/Oct/16 -
with Maria
Ben Turner 28/Oct/16 Sent rpt
ollyisaclimber 26/Oct/16 Sent x
with CallumC
pie_eater_pete 25/Oct/16 -
bobstones 22/Oct/16 Sent
Tophe 16/Oct/16 Sent
with Rachael, Nina , shit storm
Hidden 15/Oct/16 Sent
FloTilley 06/Oct/16 Sent x
with James
JamesTurnbull97 06/Oct/16 Sent x

Just brilliant. The problem is just one big hold!

with Flo
Lukeinch 29/Sep/16 Sent β
Hidden 17/Sep/16 Sent rpt
BobbyG 23/Aug/16 Sent
with spiderz
spiderz 23/Aug/16 Sent x
TonyF 14/Aug/16 Sent x
with David
Hidden 08/Aug/16 Sent rpt
katyc 03/Jul/16 Sent


Hidden 02/Jun/16 Sent rpt
gaz3212 23/May/16 Sent x
AndyPagett 17/May/16 Sent dnf
with Caitlyn Hagin, PCC generic
Caitlyn Hagin 17/May/16 Sent x
stvey 14/May/16 Sent rpt
jh305 24/Apr/16 Sent x
Clive2334 24/Apr/16 Sent x
franhammond92 20/Apr/16 Sent x

annoyingly close to getting it onsight but messed my feet up. Fun problem

jamie_bkc 16/Apr/16 Sent x
James Oswald 09/Apr/16 Sent
with ferdia
ferdia 09/Apr/16 Sent x

knacky, took me a couple of goes

tradandybrown ?/Apr/16 -
with shazza65
Hidden 31/Mar/16 Sent x
Mike_Hayes 19/Mar/16 -
with dan parkes, Ben Burns
Strong Steve 13/Mar/16 Sent x
SeanSmith 06/Mar/16 Sent
Nick Sherring 06/Mar/16 Sent
ChrisCon1991 28/Feb/16 Sent x
Andrew Jennings 13/Feb/16 Sent rpt
with Emma Harris
TGreen 30/Jan/16 Sent rpt
Rosie Henstock 30/Jan/16 Sent x
Hidden 25/Jan/16 -
Hidden 25/Jan/16 Sent rpt
Hidden 16/Jan/16 Sent rpt
Michael Bortoluzzi 11/Jan/16 Sent x
Hidden 29/Dec/15 Sent
dood1 28/Dec/15 Sent rpt
oodie72 22/Nov/15 Sent x
chancer 22/Nov/15 Sent O/S
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 01/Nov/15 Sent rpt

Best problem in the Peak, if not Britain, if no the World...

Hidden 25/Oct/15 Sent x
madasten 25/Oct/15 Sent rpt
with Paul
Duncan Campbell 25/Oct/15 Sent

Brilliant. Desperate.

with Dan Middleton, Robbie, Ed, Lady penelope, Nige
Hidden 25/Oct/15 Lead rpt
Andy Myers 14/Oct/15 Sent x

My god, 40 goes it took me before I realised just move my feet higher. 40 Goes, I tried everything, even tried a bellyflop dyno, well good though.

paul__in_sheffield 03/Oct/15 Sent
with Noodle, Beanie
amccann 26/Sep/15 Sent x
benkelsey 25/Sep/15 Sent x
with Teappleby, Alex Mccan, Shaun Humphreys
Teappleby 25/Sep/15 Sent x


Matthew Ferrier 25/Sep/15 Sent x
Hidden 20/Sep/15 Sent x
Hidden 13/Sep/15 Sent rpt
Hidden 23/Aug/15 Sent dnf
SGD 08/Aug/15 Sent

really good

Hidden 17/Jul/15 Sent x
Mutl3y 21/Jun/15 Sent

Finally. Full body tension on every move.

with Clog
Dave Cale 05/Jun/15 Sent x
Hidden 25/May/15 Sent x
Hidden 15/May/15 Sent
Hidden 10/May/15 Sent rpt
Hidden 19/Apr/15 Sent rpt
Hidden 11/Apr/15 Sent rpt
quiffhanger 07/Feb/15 Sent x

Failed yet again on my lifetime grit bouldering goal: to do this first try of the day. ~5 attempts this time.

Angus12345 07/Feb/15 Sent x
with Ross mckerchar
Stefan_Morris 01/Feb/15 Sent O/S
The Reaper 01/Feb/15 Sent rpt
AndrewJamesCherry 01/Feb/15 Sent
Hidden 25/Jan/15 Sent rpt
deacondeacon 24/Jan/15 Sent

Well good. Proper Grit :)

phillipwright 18/Jan/15 Sent
joe1joe1joe2 18/Jan/15 Sent x
freddy25 18/Jan/15 Sent x
with Dom, Phil, Joe
belay bunny turned bad 18/Jan/15 Sent
Hidden 04/Jan/15 Sent
Hidden 02/Jan/15 Sent x
coster ??/2015 -
Hidden 13/Dec/14 Sent rpt
soph 13/Dec/14 Sent rpt
with big team, Annelies Sarrazyn, Lindy Smith
david.pearmain 07/Dec/14 Sent

finally! the hardest 6a 'ish' in the peak? took the most work anyhow...

charley 06/Dec/14 Sent x
with JackD
Hidden 06/Dec/14 Sent rpt
Timothy Graham Peck 06/Dec/14 Sent O/S

I love the egg!

with Dougie Swanson-lowe, Charly
Jackwd 06/Dec/14 Sent
Hidden 09/Nov/14 Sent rpt
Hidden 01/Nov/14 Sent rpt
KennyGeoghegan 01/Nov/14 Sent
Angus Taylor 26/Oct/14 Sent x
Hidden 25/Oct/14 Sent rpt
tomfrankenburg 14/Oct/14 -
Hidden 14/Sep/14 Sent rpt
Hidden 07/Sep/14 Sent x
stvey ?/Sep/14 Sent x
ehole 31/Aug/14 Sent
Nick Sherring 26/Jun/14 Sent dnf

Seems nails, maybe easier with more grit experience and cooler to come back to

RFWilkie 05/May/14 Sent x

Gritstone magic!

AlexRenshaw 05/May/14 -
Hidden 16/Mar/14 Sent rpt
Hidden 15/Mar/14 Sent
MarkRoe 11/Mar/14 Sent x
woody99i 09/Mar/14 -
Hidden 08/Mar/14 Sent rpt
TimG 28/Feb/14 Sent x
with Jack
Robin Nichols 04/Feb/14 Sent O/S
Chris_barr 03/Feb/14 Sent
with Laura
Hidden 11/Jan/14 Sent rpt
Hidden 11/Jan/14 Sent
Nick1812P 11/Jan/14 Sent
with Jamie
TonyF ??/2014 -
Hidden 28/Dec/13 Solo O/S
Eddie Shelbourne 24/Dec/13 Sent
Hidden 21/Dec/13 Sent rpt
embob 11/Dec/13 Sent dnf
with Alex
Hidden 11/Dec/13 Sent
Jonathan Hall 07/Dec/13 Sent
RM199 07/Dec/13 Sent β
Hidden 01/Dec/13 Sent x
The Reaper 30/Nov/13 Sent x
Blueso 29/Nov/13 Sent dnf

Managed to make a bit of upward progress for a change, then got rained off...I'll be back.

with Anna
joshcullen95 03/Nov/13 Sent
with David cale
quiffhanger 27/Oct/13 Sent x

I always try to get this first go off the day. Never happens.

Pathological_Climber 27/Oct/13 Sent x
gordy767 06/Oct/13 Sent β
joese7en 06/Oct/13 Sent
with James M, Mr G
TGreen 28/Sep/13 Sent rpt
Gareth Bowen 23/Aug/13 Sent x
with Katie
Andy Fielding 11/Aug/13 Sent
Jake Young 01/Jun/13 Sent
with India, Callum, Laura, Nick
charvey 01/Jun/13 Sent dnf
Nick1812P 01/Jun/13 Sent
with Jake
BillyRidal ?/Jun/13 Sent x
quiffhanger 18/May/13 Sent rpt

God knows how many attempts, yet again. One day I'm going to get this first attempt of the day.

with Kate
mtempest 05/Apr/13 Sent
Haydn Jones 17/Feb/13 Sent x

3rd session working this, such a piss take 6a+.

with tom
Hidden 08/Feb/13 Sent rpt
Anhibian 02/Feb/13 Sent β
tompilgrem 13/Jan/13 Sent
Rockwarrior ?/Jan/13 Sent O/S
Rockwarrior ?/Jan/13 Sent O/S
Stupopsicle ??/2013 Sent x
coster ??/2013 Sent
adie84 ??/2013 -
dyno_king ??/2013 -
p_won 30/Dec/12 Sent
Hidden 08/Dec/12 Sent
Hidden 02/Dec/12 Sent
cliffrad 02/Dec/12 Sent
rich_hw 03/Nov/12 Sent x
+4apeindex 03/Nov/12 -

Retro session - still as tricky until knack is learnt!

James Oswald 02/Nov/12 Sent rpt

Having done it before but forgetting to record it. I offered Colin £5 if he did it first go. Luckily he didn't :)

with Colin Angus
victim of mathematics 02/Nov/12 Sent x

After around a million attempts. Classic gritstone weirdness.

Mark Duncan 10/Oct/12 Sent O/S
leon 06/Oct/12 Sent rpt
Dan 85 23/Sep/12 Sent rpt
with Lewi, Rich
efrance24234 17/Sep/12 Sent O/S
Hidden 15/Sep/12 Sent x
karol dubas 07/Aug/12 -
james.f.williamson 05/Aug/12 Sent
with Alex, Nathan Sharp
belay bunny turned bad 08/Jul/12 Sent
with loundsy
Hidden 07/Jul/12 Sent x
Jackwd 10/Jun/12 Sent dnf

Too sweaty, need some cold weather for this.

charley 10/Jun/12 Sent dnf

blaming the humidity, not the best conditions. Got soo close by the end though, very frustrating.

with JackD, Jay
eazyclimbing 02/May/12 Sent
with hoppo
Bloke on a Rope 28/Apr/12 Sent x

The margin between sticking that smear and not is so small, took about 5 goes to stick it.

with Matt
Hidden 16/Apr/12 Sent
mtempest 15/Apr/12 Sent
Hidden 14/Mar/12 Sent x
Hidden 11/Mar/12 Sent
Gaz McShee 11/Mar/12 Sent
Gaz McShee 11/Mar/12 Sent
tradguy 10/Mar/12 Sent x
with John Mitchener
snomonkee 25/Feb/12 Sent O/S
Simon_Letman 25/Feb/12 Sent
Hidden 18/Feb/12 Sent rpt
DaveMo 18/Feb/12 Sent x
victim of mathematics 16/Feb/12 Sent dnf

Infuriatingly baffling. Had many attempts, but couldn't get close.

Hidden 12/Feb/12 Sent x
timmyhobby 30/Jan/12 Sent
philipjames 10/Jan/12 Sent
Hidden 08/Jan/12 Sent
belay bunny turned bad 08/Jan/12 Sent
with loundsy
thrutch ?/Jan/12 -
dan stead ?/Jan/12 Sent x
with Chris, Matt
Brown ??/2012 Sent
with Lilifa
Hidden ??/2012 -
kermit_uk 14/Dec/11 Sent x
with James Blake
jonnybull 27/Nov/11 Sent x
with Mags, Kate B, Russ
J.Wells 26/Nov/11 Sent x
Dan Geh 26/Nov/11 Sent x

Took a while! fell off top out twice which was painful!

Hidden 26/Nov/11 Sent
Hidden 26/Nov/11 Sent
Harry Thorpe 26/Nov/11 Sent x

Very good, easy when you know how!

Nick1812P 21/Nov/11 Sent rpt
Mark D 20/Nov/11 Sent x
TGreen 20/Nov/11 Sent rpt
Hidden 19/Nov/11 Sent dnf
Hidden 16/Nov/11 Sent rpt
tebs 29/Oct/11 Sent x
with Mike
Dan Lane 26/Oct/11 Sent
with Lukasz Warzecha, Ruth Taylor, Andy Turner
Hidden 23/Oct/11 Sent
adam 24 22/Oct/11 Sent x
Hidden 21/Oct/11 Sent x
mrginna 19/Oct/11 Sent x
with Bernie
Müllered 18/Oct/11 Sent dnf
petellis 16/Oct/11 Sent x
Ian Broome 16/Oct/11 Sent rpt

Font-esque. special.

with Pete Ellis, Pete
Hidden 15/Oct/11 Sent rpt
Souljah 15/Oct/11 Sent

Amazing... Font style climbing

with Alister
chiverstom 04/Oct/11 Sent O/S
with Adam Butterworth, Jon leighton
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Sent
nicolat ?/Oct/11 Sent x
with James Mitchell
Stuart Johnston ?/Oct/11 Sent x

Complete bugger. Must have had 20 goes before I got it!

saalty 29/Sep/11 Sent x

Hardest 6a+ in the peak?

with eddy, colin
TGreen 20/Aug/11 Sent rpt
Hidden 07/Aug/11 Sent x
Hidden 07/Aug/11 Sent x
Hidden 05/Aug/11 Sent
leon 03/Jul/11 Sent
Hidden 21/May/11 Sent x
Hidden 06/May/11 Sent
bigphil 06/Apr/11 Sent
Hidden 02/Apr/11 Sent x
Hidden 01/Apr/11 Sent
DaveFidler 20/Mar/11 Sent x

Finally :D

Hidden 03/Feb/11 Sent rpt
Chris Straw ?/Feb/11 Sent
Hidden 22/Jan/11 Sent rpt
Hidden 21/Jan/11 Sent
cymjt ??/2011 -
RossG ??/2011 -
Jonny Slarke ??/2011 Sent
Hidden ?/Dec/10 Sent
tallsop 28/Nov/10 -

both sides, definately an education for me, this boulder. do these problems before you go to rowtor!!! The right side of the arete is definately one of my top five problems in the peak.

with Dave Saxby
benchwarmer 24/Nov/10 Sent
with nick
Mike_Hayes 31/Oct/10 -
Hidden 30/Oct/10 Sent dnf
Nick1812P 24/Oct/10 Sent O/S
with Jamie
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Sent x
Hidden 21/Oct/10 Sent
Hidden 20/Oct/10 Sent
Macca_7 12/Oct/10 Sent x

Excellent problem with some pure grit moves!

nathanlee 09/Oct/10 Sent x

Major nemesis beaten!

with Dom Lee
tom.ireson 09/Oct/10 Sent
Gazleah 09/Oct/10 Sent O/S
with paul jones, tom ireson
Gazleah 09/Oct/10 Sent O/S
with paul jones, tom ireson
alexrankine30 28/Aug/10 Sent x
with Dad
belay bunny turned bad 16/Aug/10 Sent O/S
belay bunny turned bad 16/Aug/10 Sent O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/10 Sent O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/10 Sent x
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Sent
Milne 05/Aug/10 Sent x

about 15th go.

geddicakes 16/May/10 Sent x

Finally learnt the secret of slab climbing!

with Paul Phillips, Alex Dalton
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 16/May/10 Sent x
Hidden 13/May/10 Sent x
Hidden 24/Apr/10 Sent dnf
catblack 12/Apr/10 Sent
Daniel Wicks 04/Apr/10 Sent
with Birdo
jonathan watt 02/Apr/10 Sent x
Ross Barnes ?/Apr/10 Sent
AndyJBooth 21/Mar/10 Sent x

Hardest 6a+ in the world!

Hidden 20/Feb/10 Sent dnf
Hidden 20/Feb/10 Sent x
Hidden 20/Feb/10 Sent x
Hidden ?/Feb/10 Sent x
highrepute ??/2010 Sent
stephenhartley ??/2010 Sent
Bentwood ??/2010 -
Alex Winter 27/Aug/09 Sent
sgl0jd 26/Jul/09 -
Hidden 14/Jun/09 Sent
Jethro ?/Jun/09 Sent
Hidden 24/May/09 Sent O/S
wingalina 23/May/09 Sent
with Robert Turnbull
Paulos ?/May/09 Sent
Hidden ?/May/09 Sent
JonBray 13/Apr/09 Sent x
Tim W 05/Apr/09 Sent rpt
Don Jebus 31/Mar/09 Sent x
catt 22/Mar/09 Sent x

Quality slopery nothingness grit climbing.

with Blane
Hidden 15/Mar/09 Sent dnf
Hidden 28/Feb/09 Sent
galpinos 14/Feb/09 Sent x
Hidden 17/Jan/09 Sent O/S
Matt Fry 17/Jan/09 Sent O/S
philipjames 12/Jan/09 Sent
sparkass 02/Jan/09 Sent x
mshorter 02/Jan/09 -
TGreen 01/Jan/09 Sent x
Hidden 16/Nov/08 Sent x
kevp ?/Nov/08 -
with Atilla
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/08 Sent O/S
nai 12/Sep/08 Sent x
maybe_si 30/Aug/08 Sent x
boulderholder ?/Mar/08 Sent x
Hidden 27/Jan/08 Sent x
andybirtwistle ??/2008 -
kingholmesy ??/2008 Sent x
alaan 16/Dec/07 Sent O/S
Hidden 01/Nov/07 Sent
jimjimmyjimjim 03/Feb/07 Sent x
tombeasley ??/2007 Sent
Hidden ??/2007 -
Duck Egg ??/2007 Sent x

pure puzzle climbing. easy when you get it.

Hidden ??/2007 -
Tim W 05/Jun/05 Sent x
with Darren Miller, Janna Trevorrow
Toby ??/2005 -
Andrew Jennings ??/2000 Sent
Hidden ??/2000 -
Roget ??/2000 Sent
Mike Owen ?/Oct/97 Sent
with Darren Hawkins
Hidden ??/1997 -
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