Rockfax Description
Climb the large blocky overhangs to the right of a deep cave. A little careful route finding reduces the thuggery and once over the first roof the rest is straightforward, so long as you can jam. © Rockfax

FA. Mike Robertson 11.12.93 11/Dec/1993

Ticklists: Winspit Sport Climbs.

suddy 09/Dec/17 Lead O/S
with Otto, Carl Heimann
Carl 09/Dec/17 Lead rpt
with harrybeadle, Otto, Sud
Hidden 26/Nov/17 Lead G/U
FilthyFlamingo 25/Nov/17 Lead dog

Tricky start until you know how you're getting to the second clip, after that - jam away!

Hidden 14/Oct/17 TR dog
MontyH 14/Oct/17 Lead rpt
with Pete and Lee
Mike Weatherill 14/Oct/17 Lead
John Elliott 16/Aug/17 Lead O/S
with Jeffrey Davies
Stixy 03/Aug/17 2nd O/S
with Stump
Hidden 30/Jul/17 Lead β
Hidden 05/Jul/17 2nd dog
Yaz Abbas 03/Jul/17 Lead dnf
with Rachel Wellman
john1 17/Jun/17 Lead rpt
with nick
Carl 11/Jun/17 Lead O/S
Dugster 11/Jun/17 Lead
with Stephen hoper
MartinW92 11/Jun/17 Lead dog
The Screaming Finn 11/Jun/17 Lead O/S
stephenhoper 11/Jun/17 Lead

protected the start using a clip stick; did the middle section slightly differently to last time

with Dugster
caron gaisford 25/May/17 2nd dnf
with stuart howie
How easy 25/May/17 Lead dog

Down climbed from first bolt then led with one rest, but felt really steep for what is 6a in the guide book...

mathesar 07/May/17 Lead dnf

Didn't like the start, couldn't get pass the horizontal break to the crack. Another time forsure

Hidden 07/May/17 Lead dog
coxy_4 26/Apr/17 TR dnf
MontyH 22/Apr/17 Lead
with Paul Milton
Behold81 08/Apr/17 Lead O/S

Fun little powerful climb. good if your not too tall as it gets cramped.

stephenhoper 02/Apr/17 Lead

protected the start using a clip stick

Dugster 19/Mar/17 Lead

Tough used clip stick

appletontheape 11/Mar/17 Lead dnf
Jake88 06/Mar/17 Lead dog
burns_2k 14/Jan/17 2nd RP
rockafunked ?/Jan/17 Lead dnf
Ellis Bird ??/2017 Lead
James_Fletcher ??/2017 Lead β
with Derek
Hidden 10/Dec/16 Lead dog
dripdry1 10/Dec/16 Lead dog

Kept falling on the lower section and lowering off, still cant do overhangs haha! Figured out the sequence and it went, Jam felt super solid but maybe I have big hands !

Hidden 10/Dec/16 Lead dog
helkay 25/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Eddy
martin one 28/Aug/16 Lead rpt
with ssutton
ssutton 28/Aug/16 Lead
with martin one, Adam
Gingerlings 26/Aug/16 Lead dnf
with Hatie, Lexie
Hidden 06/Aug/16 TR
FilthyFlamingo 06/Aug/16 TR β
andrzej kierzek 17/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Tara
MontyH 09/Jul/16 Lead rpt
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Andrew Gee 30/May/16 Lead G/U
Dkoi 28/May/16 AltLd
with Gaz cogger
Hidden 22/May/16 Lead rpt
Honey badger 93 08/May/16 Lead O/S
roryferris 01/May/16 Lead O/S
with emily
HendrikTBB 28/Apr/16 Lead dnf

Took too many attempts to work out the route over the overhand was then too knackered to continue.

with Dan
Rafal Malczyk 03/Apr/16 TR
with Martin Bagshaw
Martin Bagshaw 03/Apr/16 Lead β

Michael put the clips in, nice to jam on a sport climb.

with Michael Porter, Andrew porter, Rafal Malczyk
Hidden 03/Apr/16 Lead O/S
Climber1806 02/Apr/16 Lead dog

Hard to onsite, or my jamming is not up to scratch!

ngreen ?/Mar/16 Lead
Sophie Nunn 07/Feb/16 Lead rpt
with Scott, Brian
Hidden 07/Feb/16 2nd
cigolio ??/2016 -
Roland stopps ??/2016 Lead rpt
runwildjohn 31/Oct/15 TR
JDG2428 31/Oct/15 Lead
JDG2428 31/Oct/15 Lead
AJ007 18/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Bullybones 10/Sep/15 Lead
with Linda F
dom94 09/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Eloise
Laramadness 03/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Aug/15 2nd dog
robajob 01/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Kt
elliptic 25/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Alex R.
dohart 18/Jul/15 2nd dnf
climbhannahclimb 11/Jul/15 Lead β
with Mark Barrett
Hidden 05/Jul/15 Lead dog
Vizour 05/Jul/15 Lead dog

Epic climb. Done with rest on clip #3.

with Balasz
Hidden 28/Jun/15 Lead dnf
jungle 21/Jun/15 Lead dnf

Couldn't get past the first bolt. I have some good beta for next time though!

Matt.c.Warner 19/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Charlie Eperon 14/Jun/15 2nd
Hidden 14/Jun/15 2nd
Giles Eperon 14/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Pike 14/Jun/15 Lead G/U
simonsnake77 07/Jun/15 Lead dog

Pumpy overhanging start was fine but popped off at the big jamming crack, finally managed it on attempt 3. Will be back for the clean ascent.

drifterjoe ?/Jun/15 Lead O/S
gary9t9 17/May/15 Lead dog

just pumped more work required

gary9t9 15/May/15 Lead dog

Cracked my ankle meant need to take a moment was gutted

Papa J Love 09/May/15 Lead dog

Good route, came off at the jamming crack.

with Ashley Long, Rob Edwards, Tessa Wiggens
Hidden 04/May/15 Lead dog
edmundro 11/Apr/15 Lead dnf

Came off at the start. Tried again, battled to the first big crack and fell off a couple of times and just couldn't work it out. Will try again.

Marcus 31/Mar/15 Lead O/S

Good route. Stonking jams.

with wooller, Mike Weatherill
e9mark ??/2015 2nd
with barry
Hidden 13/Dec/14 Lead β
Philoosh 20/Nov/14 Lead dog
Hidden 05/Oct/14 Lead RP
Hidden 26/Sep/14 Lead RP
Hidden 23/Sep/14 Lead
JUSTADUDE 21/Aug/14 Lead rpt
steve taylor 08/Aug/14 Lead
with Barry Clarke, marti hallett
Hidden 17/Jul/14 Lead rpt
JUSTADUDE 16/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Really cool moves, first ever proper hand jam!

with Shane
shane4747 16/Jul/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 05/Jul/14 TR dog
shane4747 02/Jul/14 Lead dog

Favorite of the day

with Jaquie
Hidden 25/Jun/14 Lead RP
Monkey_Alan 25/Jun/14 Lead rpt
with Neil Weymouth
Murilo Lessa 15/Jun/14 Lead dog
with Hiannan
Murilo Lessa 15/Jun/14 Lead rpt
with Hiannan
lazMo 15/Jun/14 Lead rpt
bede.west 01/Jun/14 Lead O/S

very different if you can hand jam and finger lock :) just slightly different beta if you can't

Dave Page 31/May/14 TR dog
with Lenaya Page
Matt77 05/May/14 Lead dog

Fell out of the hand jam. It was all going so well!

with Shane
kieranbowen 05/May/14 2nd dnf
with Ruth
islandlynx ?/May/14 -

first proper hand jam moves

gary9t9 ?/May/14 2nd dog

Little tricky start i found aim to have this clean next time on lead as well

stonemikey 19/Apr/14 Lead
Hidden 08/Apr/14 Lead rpt
betathief 08/Apr/14 TR dog
with Sue
Hidden 05/Apr/14 2nd
Hidden 05/Apr/14 Lead O/S
cdpuk 05/Apr/14 Lead dog

Had to rest on the jamming crack.

Merlin 21/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Alex Elliot
Shane Willis ??/2014 Lead O/S
BenL 30/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Emma
CurlyStevo ?/Nov/13 Lead
Hidden 06/Oct/13 TR
Hidden 01/Sep/13 Lead G/U
gibsond 14/Aug/13 Lead rpt
Flippy 15/Jul/13 Lead dnf

Just to tough for my 2nd climb of my 2 day of climbing ouside!

with Emma
db79 30/Jun/13 Lead dnf
lazMo 30/Jun/13 Lead dog
tomB 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
RioVista23 22/Jun/13 Lead dog

Two rests over the top of the cave entrance. Really good climb, thoroughly enjoyed it

with Guy Matthews
Sami Mandeel 15/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with Rob
Hidden 01/Jun/13 Lead dog
Ian Ash 26/May/13 Lead O/S
professorcobra 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Tony LeMesmer, Christina, Anna, Sabine Wilkins
tomshanti 31/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Tough start ok with thought.Trust the jams above.

with Andrew
Lawrence Dudley 27/Jan/13 Lead
with Josh Chalke
joshchalke 27/Jan/13 Lead
Hidden ??/2013 Lead
Leo49 ??/2013 -
Hidden 30/Dec/12 Lead dog
Jobbo 30/Dec/12 Lead O/S
sonic46 29/Nov/12 2nd
Rollo 12/Nov/12 Lead O/S

Nice climb. Thuggish but straightforward once you commit

with Mike
mike.moss 12/Nov/12 2nd
MontyH 03/Nov/12 TR
with Brian
Hidden 17/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Oct/12 Lead dnf
Sophie Nunn 11/Sep/12 Lead rpt
with Scott, Brian
gibsond 11/Sep/12 Lead rpt

Made exactly the same mistake at the start that I made last time I did this climb. Took a couple of attempts to rework-out the start, but then got it clean.

Monkey_Alan 11/Sep/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 11/Sep/12 2nd
brian watson 11/Sep/12 2nd
Jeawf 26/Aug/12 2nd dnf
RussB 23/Aug/12 Lead
Howard4348 23/Aug/12 2nd
with Russ
afrosam 18/Aug/12 Lead O/S
bpmclimb 14/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Clare
bpmclimb 14/Aug/12 TR rpt

To retrieve quickdraws.

with Clare
Huntlyfiddler 14/Aug/12 2nd
khalidq 12/Aug/12 2nd dog
cameronmcloughlin 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Slarti B 05/Aug/12 TR dnf

feeling weak! couldn't do the jam

martin one 29/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Lucy
Harry_Pymont 28/Jul/12 TR dog
with sam craddock
Harry_Pymont 28/Jul/12 TR β
with sam craddock
sam_craddock 28/Jul/12 Lead β
maffujones 14/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with David Fisher
TiffTiff 01/Jul/12 Lead β
with Sophie
Sophie Nunn 01/Jul/12 Lead dog
with Tiff
Greg_ohara ?/Jul/12 -
Steve954 30/Jun/12 TR dnf

Rich led most of it but failed to top out so set top rope on 4th bolt and came back down. I climbed up to 4th bolt with issue, really enjoyable, probably would have struggled from there but did not try.

with Richard, Rich
Monkey_Alan 24/Jun/12 Lead rpt
with Matt
Hidden 03/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/12 TR dnf
dannyboy83 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
jacobjlloyd 01/Jun/12 Lead rpt

in the dark. No headtorches allowed..

with Ross
quiffhanger 01/Jun/12 Lead
with Jake
jon_gill1 07/May/12 Lead dog

very hard going from b1 to b2

cherad 22/Apr/12 TR β
Hidden 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Feb/12 Lead dnf
Ade7 25/Feb/12 Lead β
with Stewart
samparsons 28/Jan/12 Lead
PeteArcher 22/Jan/12 2nd
with Cathy
cathymiller 22/Jan/12 Lead dog
pymn nice but dim ?/Jan/12 Lead O/S
Sami Mandeel 18/Dec/11 Lead rpt
with Rob
Hidden 04/Dec/11 Lead dog
KarolinaKlos 30/Oct/11 TR RP
zdenek strycek 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Trevedian, Karolina Klos
Mike Green 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
gibsond 13/Sep/11 Lead RP

Messed up move up from the first bolt on first attempt by not looking looking for holds. Got it second go.

Hidden 13/Sep/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 13/Sep/11 Lead O/S
brian watson 13/Sep/11 Lead rpt
with darrel
Slarti B 06/Aug/11 TR β

watched others so knew the holds. A bit thuggish at start but great climb.

pelvoux 06/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Jon
patrickc 26/Jun/11 Lead rpt
with oli
Hidden 07/Jun/11 Lead O/S
brian watson 31/May/11 Lead rpt
Sophie Nunn 31/May/11 Lead dog
with Brian
simonjkinsella 30/May/11 Lead rpt

Still hard 2nd time but Loz found an easier start straight up the edge of the starting arete. Jamming moves in top crack a bit hairy

with Loz
ardzeiem 22/May/11 Lead dog
with Eoghan
fildac ?/May/11 Lead dog
Hidden 24/Apr/11 Lead β
Tightsgirl 17/Apr/11 Lead
with Roscoe Hart
Linc ?/Apr/11 Lead O/S
jcook1980 ?/Apr/11 Lead
trevor macalonan 12/Feb/11 Lead O/S
treerik ??/2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2011 Lead
mikewiggs ??/2011 -
jtree03 09/Oct/10 Lead rpt
with Dan
chrism225 19/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with polly, dave
dctarrant2000 19/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with chris middleton, Polly Tarrant
Monkey_Alan 19/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Darrell Gibson, Karensa Lawrie
nath_casper 15/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with montse, kylie
Hidden 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Andre Clarke 05/Aug/10 Lead dog
with Tom Vaughan
tobydunford 01/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with Harry Martin
el_monty 04/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with Simon Bull
Warren Earle 04/Jun/10 TR dog
with Javi
Javis 04/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with Warren
Sami Mandeel 03/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Spence22 08/May/10 Lead O/S
with Chads
Hidden ?/Apr/10 Lead dog
jtree03 13/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Adrian
sdmi123 07/Mar/10 Lead
with Barry Gilfillian
La benya ??/2010 Lead O/S
crispygts ??/2010 -
feilx 15/Nov/09 Lead O/S
with Shane d
Hidden 04/Oct/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Sep/09 Lead O/S
mikeyg 07/Sep/09 Lead
marcduhig 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Crux: Right hand in crack, find crimp. Left hand over for top right of crack.

with Andrew
woodenwealth 28/Jun/09 Lead O/S

Absolutely brilliant, the crack proves better than first glance!

with Romain
dmoir 15/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Ben Harper 06/Jun/09 Lead O/S
vertigo 06/Jun/09 Lead β
riddle 10/May/09 Lead O/S
DeclanMurphy 10/May/09 Lead O/S

I liked this :) Gotta do The Fantastic Mr Faz next time.

with Francesco
Ceridwen 10/May/09 Lead dog
with Martin
jacobjlloyd 09/May/09 Lead β
with Dougie
dswansonlow 09/May/09 Lead O/S
MontyH 21/Feb/09 Lead
with Brian
Ducks Rock ??/2009 TR β
Alex More ??/2009 Lead
eastley ??/2009 Lead
Javis ??/2009 -
djking1983 29/Dec/08 Lead dog
breed 10/Dec/08 Lead O/S
Kyle F ?/Dec/08 Lead
phil stubbs ?/Dec/08 Lead
Bob M 16/Nov/08 Lead
with Henry
Al Franks 09/Aug/08 Lead dog
with Tom Baines
RagingPuffin 09/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Tom baines
jamie ward 01/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Martyn Eales
thelizard 23/May/08 Lead β
with Toby Knight
Ed Babs 20/Apr/08 Lead RP
ArranR ?/Apr/08 Lead dog
MarkRyder 29/Mar/08 Lead RP
with Lee
lyneux 24/Mar/08 Lead dog
Tasermiut 24/Mar/08 2nd
Tommy Harris ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S

nice climb..bit tricky at the crack..

clipskipper 23/Feb/08 Lead dog

Tricky to get established above the roof, but the crack is the crux

with armchair climbing
Matt Bennett 10/Feb/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 09/Jan/08 Lead O/S
MontyH 05/Jan/08 Lead
with Pete and Lee
sam_cox ??/2008 Lead
trev_f 30/Dec/07 Lead RP
with John Godding
MontyH 17/Nov/07 Lead
with Paul Milton
KarlH 04/Aug/07 Lead β
with Phil Lilley
Rob Kennard 03/Jul/07 -
with Rich White
Hidden 03/Jul/07 Lead O/S
MontyH 27/Jun/07 Lead rpt
with pete frost
Tom Livingstone ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
aged_ape ?/May/07 Lead O/S
Dorset ?/Apr/07 Lead
bigie bob 28/Mar/07 Lead O/S
feeko 28/Mar/07 Lead
tobydunford 03/Mar/07 Lead dog
MontyH 21/Jan/07 Lead dog
with Brian
jl 31/Aug/06 Lead dnf
with Rachel
MontyH 14/Aug/06 Lead rpt
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Hidden 19/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Scott N ?/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Martin ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Trev Ford
Hidden ??/2006 Lead RP
Marti999 ??/2006 Lead
Hidden ??/2006 -
Hidden ?/Mar/05 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2005 -
Hidden ??/2005 2nd O/S
Martin ??/2004 Lead O/S
jonberry791 ??/2003 Lead O/S
AlexD ??/2002 Lead
MontyH 26/Aug/00 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jan/00 Lead O/S
Rob Oram 24/Jul/99 TR dnf

Couldn't get started on this...managed about 10%.

with Phil Milanes & Tom Asbridge
Hidden 04/Apr/99 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1999 Lead
Hidden 26/Apr/98 Lead O/S
brian watson ??/1997 Lead RP
with michael and gary
duncan 25/Mar/95 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 12/Feb/95 Lead O/S
with Matt Hirst
steve taylor ??/1995 Lead
Hidden 24/Apr/94 Lead β
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